Washington DC  Recreational Marijuana Laws

This information is not intended or to be used for legal advice or fact.

Now in Washington DC it’s a different story.

Washington, DC allows for any person over 21 to possess up to 2 ounces of marijuana for personal use and they are allowed to grow up to six plants in their home.

This law also allows adults to transfer up to 1 ounce of marijuana to another adults but they can not sell it.

Washington DC’s passage of I-71 does not legalize marijuana sales.

Can I consume marijuana in public? Answer – No, it is illegal to consume marijuana in public.This includes areas accessible to the public such as transportation facilities, schools, amusement/sporting/music venues, parks, playgrounds, sidewalks. It is also illegal to smoke at indoor locations like bars, restaurants and common areas in buildings.

*Note- None of these new laws will be enacted till January 2015 or later. So don’t run outside and light up!!

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