PROCESSING

The Ohio Department of Commerce is authorized to award up to 40 provisional licenses for processors. To receive a certificate of operation, each provisional licensee will have to comply with all statutory and rule requirements which includes zoning requirements of the locality.

LIST OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA PROCESSOR APPLICANTS

The Ohio Department of Commerce finished accepting processor applications on Friday, December 15th. The Department received 104 processor applications. From these, the Department is authorized to award up to 40 provisional licenses.

MMCP AND THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE RELEASE PROCESSOR APPLICATIONS

The MMCP and the Department of Commerce has released the application and instructions for interested parties seeking to apply for a processor license. Applications will be accepted December 4, 2017 – December 15, 2017.

FINAL FORMS AND METHODS OF ADMINISTRATION RULES

Final Processor Rules

Frequently Asked Questions

IMPORTANT DATES

Please note: The dates listed in this section reflect those specified in the law and are for informational purposes only. Rule adoption and program implementation may occur earlier than the dates specified.

Effective date of Ohio House Bill 523. HB 523 establishes the basic framework for Ohio’s Medical Marijuana Control Program.

8Sep2016

Processor Rules Adopted. Ohio law requires the Ohio Department of Commerce to adopt processor rules by this date.

8Sep2017

Ohio law requires the Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program to be fully operational by this date.

8Sep2018