Last updated: March 12, 2020
Is marijuana legal in New Mexico?
Medical marijuana is legal in New Mexico. Recreational marijuana is not yet legal in New Mexico.
Medical marijuana has been legal in New Mexico since 2007. In 2019 marijuana was mostly decriminalized for personal possession.
Recreational marijuana is not yet legal in New Mexico, but local politicians were working to make it happen. A bill was ignored by the close of the 2020 session, so it will have to wait until 2021.
- Cannabis in New Mexico (Wikipedia)
- New Mexico Department of Health Medical Cannabis Program
- Marijuana Policy Project – New Mexico
- Drug Policy Alliance – New Mexico
- New Mexico Cannabis Chamber of Commerce
- Americans for Safe Access – New Mexico Medical Cannabis
- University of New Mexico Medical Cannabis Research Fund