Deadline Nears for Medical Marijuana Patients and Caregivers to Tag Their Plants under New Law

Medical Marijuana patients and caregivers have until April 1, 2017 to have all their plants tagged in accordance with the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulations' (DBR) Medical Marijuana Program - Final Rules and Regulations that became effective on January 1, 2017. The law requires all medical marijuana patients and caregivers who elect to grow medical marijuana to purchase plant tags for each plant that they grow from the DBR.

Tag fees are $25.00 per tag set and are available for purchase online through the DBR website at http://www.dbr.state.ri.us/divisions/medicalmarijuana/. For immediate access to the forms, log onto the Caregiver Tag Order Form or for medical marijuana patient forms, log onto Patient Tag Order Form. Patients or caregivers who receives a reduced program registration fee under Rhode Island's Department of Health Regulations are not required to pay the $25.00 tag fee. More information about the "Medical Marijuana Plant Tag Program" can be found on pages 72-81 of the DBR's Medical Marijuana Program - Final Rules and Regulations.

PLDO will continue to report on important deadlines and further developments in this area of the law. If you need assistance in completing the forms or are interested in learning more about the cannabis industry, or obtaining or completing the license application to become a cannabis cultivators in Rhode Island, please contact business attorney Benjamin L. Rackliffe, who is highly experienced in cannabis industry law, at 401-824-5100 or email brackliffe@pldolaw.com. We welcome your comments, questions and suggestions.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

Contact Our Firm And Schedule A Consultation

Work with our experienced team of lawyers. Call 866-353-3310 or email us today to schedule a consultation.

View Office Locations

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close
Email Us For A Response

Rhode Island
Northwoods Office Park
1301 Atwood Ave.
Suite 215 N
Johnston, RI 02919

Toll Free: 866-353-3310
Phone: 401-824-5100
Fax: 401-824-5123
Map & Directions

Massachusetts
One International Place
Suite 1400
Boston, MA 02110

Toll Free: 866-353-3310
Fax: 866-353-5020
Map & Directions

Wells Fargo Plaza
925 South Federal Highway
Suite 715
Boca Raton, FL 33432

Phone: 561-362-2030
Fax: 866-353-5020
Map & Directions

777 South Flagler Drive
Suite 800 - West Tower
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Phone: 561-362-2030
Fax: 866-353-5020
Map & Directions

901 Main Street
Suite O
Osterville, MA 02655

Phone: 508-420-7159
Fax: 508-420-7162
Map & Directions