42.39.118 LEGAL PROTECTIONS -- ALLOWABLE AMOUNTS
(1) A registered cardholder who has not elected to obtain marijuana or marijuana-infused products through the system of licensed providers may possess up to 16 ounces of usable marijuana at their registered physical address reported on their registry identification card and 1 usable ounce at any location other than the registered physical address reported on their registry identification card.
(2) A registered cardholder may submit a petition for an increase in the monthly purchase limits defined in 50-46-319, MCA, on a form approved by the department and submitted through the licensing system.
(a) The department may take prior sales history and other factors deemed relevant into account when evaluating a petition for an increase in sales limits.
(b) The department may approve increases to the monthly purchase limits up to a maximum of 8 ounces of usable marijuana or the equivalent in marijuana-infused products as described in (3).
(3) Usable marijuana may be in the form of flower, marijuana-infused products, or concentrates. The following conversion shall be used to determine the allowable amounts of non-flower marijuana:
(a) 1 ounce of marijuana flower is equal to:
(i) 800 mg of THC in marijuana-infused products including edibles; or
(ii) 8 grams or 8 mL of THC in marijuana concentrate.
(b) A registered cardholder may purchase or possess any combination of marijuana flower, marijuana-infused products, and marijuana concentrate if the total calculated conversion is equal to or less than the legal purchase or possession amount.
History: 50-46-344, MCA; IMP, 50-46-303, 50-46-312, 50-46-319, 50-46-328, 50-46-329, 50-46-344, MCA; NEW, 2017 MAR p. 1911, Eff. 10/28/17; AMD, 2018 MAR p. 321, Eff. 4/10/18; AMD, 2020 MAR p. 914, Eff. 5/16/20; TRANS, from ARM 37.107.128, 2021 MAR p. 765, Eff. 7/2/21.