Marijuana Legalization

South Dakota

Last updated: March 12, 2020

Marijuana legalization in South Dakota

Is marijuana legal in South Dakota?

Marijuana is illegal in South Dakota for both recreational and medical purposes. South Dakota has failed to pass Medical Marijuana laws in the recent past.

For November 2020, several legalization initiatives will appear on the ballot. Voters in South Dakota will be able to vote to legalize recreational marijuana in the 2020 election.

Measure 26 legalizes Medical Marijuana. It is sponsored by New Approach South Dakota.

Constitutional Amendment A would legalize recreational marijuana in the state. It is sponsored by South Dakotans for Better Marijuana Laws.