Eligible Medical Conditions to Qualify for MI Medical Marijuana Include:
• Alzheimer’s disease
• Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
• Cachexia or wasting syndrome
• Chronic pain
• Crohn’s disease
• HIV or AIDS
• Hepatitis C
• Nail patella
• Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
• Severe and persistent muscle spasms
Home cultivation is allowed, however no more than 12 marijuana plants can be kept in an enclosed, locked facility. Outdoor plants must not be “visible to the unaided eye from an adjacent property when viewed by an individual at ground level or from a permanent structure” and must be “grown within a stationary structure that is enclosed on all sides, except the base, by chain-link fencing, wooden slats, or a similar material that prevents access by the general public and that is anchored, attached or affixed to the ground, located on land that is owned, leased, or rented” by the registered grower and restricted to that grower’s access.
Primary caregivers are allowed to grow and maintain medical marijuana plants for patients. A caregiver must be 21 years of age or older. Each patient can only have one primary caregiver. The primary caregiver may assist no more than 5 qualifying patients with their medical use of marijuana. Primary caregivers and state-qualified caregivers must not have been convicted of any felony within the last ten years, or any violent felony ever.
The patient possession limit is two and one-half ounces of usable marijuana.