Is Cannabis Legal in West Virginia?
Cannabis in West Virginia is only legal for medical purposes.
Date of Legalization
West Virginia legalized cannabis for medical use in 2017.
Within West Virginia’s medical use framework patients may possess a 30 day supply of medical cannabis products. In West Virginia medical cannabis may not be dispensed to a patient or a caregiver in dry leaf or plant form but rather may only be dispensed to a patient or caregiver in the following forms:
(C) Topical forms, including gels, creams or ointments;
(D) A form medically appropriate for administration by vaporization or nebulization, excluding dry leaf or plant form until dry leaf or plant forms become acceptable under rules adopted by the bureau;
(F) Liquid; or
(G) Dermal patch.