The legalization of weed has kicked off all over the world, with more and more countries continuing to legalize it. This has in turn led to very many weed growers and sellers to run all the way to the bank, as this has increased its demand and sales. Although weed has been legalized in many states, it is important to note that the sale of the commodity is still being regulated. This is in an attempt to curtail the market from being abused by scammers and weed peddlers. This article therefore will focus on the regulations that have been put in place, so as to regulate the sale of weed. Below are some of these regulations.
21 years and over
One of the very important recreational regulations that have been put in place, is the purchase of the product by people over the age of 21 years. This is very important as people who have surpassed this age limit are considered to be grownups, who can make up their own mind whether they want to smoke weed or not. This is very important regulation as it helps to regulate the use of weed by children who cannot make the right choices regarding their health. In case therefore you are caught selling weed to children who are 21 years and below, then be prepared to be jailed and taken to court. The same thing applies to children caught with weed.
Sale by certified recreation dispensary
The sale of weed if left unregulated can be a cancer which is very hard to treat because of its repeated mutations. In a bid to regulate this sector therefore, you can now only buy your weed from a licensed and certified recreation dispensary near you. This is very important as it prevents anyone from selling the weed, without following the laid down procedures. In order to determine the that are licensed, you only have to log into the cannabis control website. Therefore, you can never have an excuse when caught buying your weed from any other source.
Only one ounce per day
Another regulation that is very essential is that you can only buy one ounce of your weed per day. This in turn goes a long way in regulating the amount of weed one can consume. One ounce is enough for one person, as it can make several joints which can sought you throughout the day. Therefore, be prepared when going to your local recreation to only buy one ounce, if caught with so much weed, you might be prosecuted and sentenced to prison. Therefore, just follow the laid down regulations and enjoy your weed in peace.