Maine Revised Statutes

§2423-D. Authorized conduct by a visiting qualifying patient

A visiting qualifying patient from another jurisdiction that authorizes the medical use of marijuana pursuant to a law recognized by the department who possesses a valid written certification as described in section 2423-B from the visiting qualifying patient's medical provider and a valid medical marijuana certification from that other jurisdiction and photographic identification or a driver's license from that jurisdiction may engage in conduct authorized for a qualifying patient under this chapter, except that a visiting qualifying patient may not: [2017, c. 452, §7 (AMD).]

1. Cultivate.  Cultivate marijuana plants;
[ 2017, c. 452, §7 (NEW) .]
2. Possess.  Possess more than 2 1/2 ounces of harvested marijuana in a 15-day period;
[ 2017, c. 452, §7 (NEW) .]
3. Transfer or furnish.  Transfer or furnish harvested marijuana to another person;
[ 2017, c. 452, §7 (NEW) .]
4. Obtain.  Obtain harvested marijuana from a registered caregiver or dispensary unless the visiting qualifying patient has designated the registered caregiver or dispensary in order to have that caregiver or dispensary provide harvested marijuana to the visiting qualifying patient. A designation pursuant to this subsection must be in a standardized written document, developed by the department, and signed and dated by the visiting qualifying patient. The designation is valid for the term provided by the visiting qualifying patient's medical provider pursuant to section 2423-B. The document must include the signed acknowledgment of the registered caregiver or dispensary that the caregiver or dispensary may be contacted to confirm the designation of the caregiver or dispensary to provide harvested marijuana to the visiting qualifying patient.
[ 2017, c. 452, §7 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2009, c. 631, §24 (NEW). 2009, c. 631, §51 (AFF). 2011, c. 407, Pt. B, §19 (AMD). 2013, c. 516, §9 (AMD). 2017, c. 452, §7 (AMD).