Marijuana Dispensaries in Elk Grove

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Are there Marijuana Dispensaries in Elk Grove?

No. California permits its counties and cities to enact laws disapproving the operation of cannabis establishments, including marijuana dispensaries in their jurisdictions. While the state legalized marijuana and permitted the establishment of marijuana dispensaries through Proposition 64, Elk Grove prohibits the establishment and operation of marijuana dispensaries within its borders.

Are there Medical Marijuana Dispensaries in Elk Grove?

No. Pursuant to Section 9.31.020 of the Elk Grove Municipal Code, medical marijuana dispensaries are banned in the city. It is illegal for any entity and individual to operate or permit to be operated, a medical marijuana dispensary in or on any premises in Elk Grove.

Can You Buy Cannabis from Online Weed Dispensaries in Elk Grove?

No. You cannot purchase weed from online weed dispensaries as there are currently no dispensaries approved to sell cannabis online or at a retail storefront. The city also bans the delivery of cannabis in its municipal code.

Visiting a Dispensary in Elk Grove

You cannot yet visit a dispensary in Elk Grove as the city government authorizes no dispensaries to dispense cannabis.

Elk Grove Dispensary Laws

Weed dispensaries are prohibited in Elk Grove. Hence, no specific regulations have been enacted for the establishment or operations of cannabis dispensaries in the city.

Recreational Laws in Elk Grove

Voters in California approved Proposal 64 on November 8, 2016. As of January 1, 2018, Prop 64 legalized the recreational use of marijuana for those aged 21 and older. In Elk Grove, marijuana use remains unlawful in public areas, tobacco-free zones, within 1,000 feet of schools, daycare centers, and youth centers, and while driving or riding in a vehicle.

Consistent with the state legislation, Elk Grove restricts personal marijuana growing to no more than six plants per private dwelling or associated accessory structure. The City of Elk Grove amended its Municipal Code (Chapter 23.83) in March 2017 to impose limitations on indoor marijuana growing for personal use. Included in the city's recreational weed laws are the following:

  • Possession of up to 28.5 grams of marijuana and eight grams of cannabis concentrate is legal for residents aged 21 or older

  • Consumption of cannabis is prohibited when driving or riding as a passenger in a vehicle used for transportation

  • No one under the age of 21 may cultivate or have access to marijuana.

  • There may not be more than six marijuana plants per residence allowed to be cultivated indoors for persons aged 21 or older

  • The individual cultivating marijuana must be a full-time resident of the location where the plant is being cultivated

  • The City of Elk Grove prohibits all forms of outdoor marijuana cultivation

  • Personal cultivation is only permissible in a private residence or accessory building

  • It is prohibited for residential grow lights to exceed 1,200 watts

  • Personal cannabis cultivation must be conducted in a manner that does not interfere with the primary use of any kitchen, bathroom, or bedroom

  • Private residences or accessory structures where marijuana is grown must be secured when not in use

  • Cannabis cultivation cannot be visible from a public right-of-way

  • Without the owner's express permission, it is unlawful to cultivate marijuana in a rented residence

  • The emission of odors from cannabis cultivation locations in violation of the City's Code is illegal

Medical Cannabis Laws in Elk Grove

Elk Grove's medical cannabis laws do not permit the establishment of medical cannabis establishments in the city. Per Section 9-31.030 of the city municipal code, the delivery of medical marijuana is also illegal in the city. The city allows residents to obtain medical marijuana cards or be registered as medical marijuana patients in the state. Medical marijuana patients, per Section 11362.77 of the California Health and Safety Code, may possess up to 8 ounces of dried cannabis and cultivate up to 6 mature or 12 immature cannabis plants. Such cultivation may only be done indoors at private residences or accessory structures situated upon the grounds of the private residences. The outdoor cultivation of medical marijuana is illegal in Elk Grove.

How to Get a Medical Marijuana Card in Elk Grove

To get a medical marijuana identification (MMIC) card in Elk Grove, you must apply to the Sacramento County Department of Health Services. You can obtain application packets from the Sacramento County Office of Vital Records. Applications may only be submitted at scheduled appointments with the county office. Appointments are scheduled between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on Mondays and Fridays.

In order to qualify for a medical marijuana identification card, you must:

  • Be 18 or older

  • Live in Elk Grove

  • Have one or more of the health conditions approved by the State of California for medical marijuana

At your appointment at the Sacramento County Department of Health Services, the following will be required:

  • Completed MMIC application form. If you have a caregiver, the caregiver section of this form must be completed

  • Proof of residence in Elk Grove. This may be a recent and valid California DMV motor vehicle registration, current rent or mortgage agreement, or utility bill. The proof of residency must be in your name and have your current physical address in Elk Grove

  • Proof of identity, such as a California DMV driver's license or ID card, or other valid government-issued photo card

  • Written documentation from your attending physician or completed CDPH 9044 form recommending medical marijuana use as appropriate for one or more serious health conditions

  • Your physician’s name, contact information, and California medical license number

  • Application fee of $100, or $50 if you are a Medi-Cal beneficiary. If you are a Medi-Cal beneficiary, your Medi-Cal card is required

Applications must be submitted to:

Department of Health and Human Services

7001-A East Parkway, Suite 650

Sacramento, CA 95823

Phone: (916) 875-5345

Your medical marijuana identification card may take up to 35 days to be ready. To ensure the card is delivered, a county department of health service staff will contact you to pick up your MMIC when available.

Where is it Legal to Consume Cannabis in Elk Grove?

Cannabis consumption is only encouraged on private properties in Elk Grove. No consumption may occur in public view in public buildings, multi-housing units, workplaces, and federally owned properties.

How to Buy Cannabis at an Elk Grove dispensary

You cannot yet purchase cannabis in Elk Grove as marijuana dispensaries are prohibited in the city

The Average Price in Elk Grove

Since cannabis sales are still illegal in Elk Grove, the average prices of legal cannabis and cannabis products are not yet known.

Most Popular Strains in Elk Grove

The sale of medical and recreational weed is prohibited in the City of Elk Grove.

Can You Smoke in Public in Elk Grove?

No. It is not allowed to smoke marijuana in public in Elk Grove

How Much Marijuana Can You Possess at Once in Elk Grove?

Elk Grove abides by Sections 11362.1 and 11362.2 California Health and Safety Code, which permits adults 21 or older to possess up to 28.5 grams of cannabis, 8 grams of concentrated cannabis, and cultivate up to six cannabis plants at home.

Can I Ship Cannabis in Elk Grove?

Shipping cannabis across state lines into Elk Grove is illegal as marijuana remains a controlled or banned substance federally. Hence, transporting cannabis from another state (even if weed is legal in that jurisdiction) into Elk Grove may attract huge fines and long-term jail sentences.

Can I Order Cannabis Online in Elk Grove?

No. Consumers cannot yet order cannabis online in Elk Grove as cannabis dispensaries are prohibited.

Are there 24-hour Dispensaries in Elk Grove?

No. There are no approved weed dispensaries in Elk Grove

Can Tourists Use Dispensaries in Elk Grove?

No. Tourists cannot use cannabis dispensaries in Elk Grove as the city places a ban on the operations of cannabis dispensaries.

Do You Need ID for Dispensary in Elk Grove?

There are no dispensaries approved to sell weed in Elk Grove.

Best Dispensaries in Elk Grove

Elk Grove has not yet approved the operations of weed dispensaries within its borders

Do Dispensaries Scan your ID in Elk Grove?

Since cannabis dispensaries are not yet approved in Elk Grove, cannabis consumers cannot yet legally visit retail outlets.

How Many Dispensaries are in Elk Grove?

Currently, no marijuana dispensaries are approved to operate within Elk Grove.

Can Dispensaries in Elk Grove Take Credit Cards?

Marijuana dispensaries do not yet operate in the City of Elk Grove.

How Many Dispensaries Can You Visit in One Day?

There are currently no authorized marijuana dispensaries within the City of Elk Grove.

Do Dispensaries in Elk Grove Take Health Insurance?

Currently, the City of Elk Grove does not allow marijuana dispensaries to operate within its limits.

Do Dispensaries in Elk Grove Track How Much Weed You Buy?

Elk Grove does not authorize marijuana dispensaries to operate within its jurisdiction.

Can You Enter a Dispensary in Elk Grove at Age 18?

Presently, there are no city-approved marijuana dispensaries in Elk Grove.

Where Can I Find Elk Grove Cannabis Regulator’s Contact Information?

Elk Grove does not have a cannabis regulatory agency at this time.

How Do I Report Illegal Cannabis Activities in Elk Grove?

If you notice or suspect illegal cannabis operations in your area in Elk Grove, you may report it to the city through any of the following:

  • Elk Grove Code Enforcement Line: (916) 627-3333

  • Elk Grove Police Department: (916) 687-3023

  • Ask Elk Grove: (916) 691-CITY (2489)

  • Elk Grove Online Portal

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