MSDH News: Mississippi Medical Cannabis Program Update

JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) is committed to meeting the statutory requirements of the Mississippi Medical Cannabis Act recently enacted by the Mississippi Legislature and signed by Governor Tate Reeves. The goal is to provide a safe and accessible program that meets the needs of patients and the public health and safety of all Mississippi residents.

A stock photo of some Medical Marijuana Buds.

The MSDH is currently working to establish the licensing and patient registry structures and plans to begin accepting online license applications for patients, medical practitioners, cannabis cultivation facilities, and others by June 2022.

Visit with the most up-to-date information regarding licensing, business registration, cultivation and availability, and qualifying conditions. For all inquiries about the Mississippi Medical Cannabis Program, send e-mail to

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