Through his social networks, the governor of New JerseyPhil Murphy announced that the legal sale of the dope for use recreationalsame mandate will come into force on April 21.
“Starting April 21, adults over the age of 21 will be able to legally purchase cannabis and cannabis products without a medical card. It is a historic step in our work to create a new industry.”
In AmericanPost.News We informed you that in 2021, they approved a project to decriminalize marijuana in New Jersey, which allowed a person to possess up to 170 grams of marijuana and although debates arose, the citizens voted in favor.
The New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Commission this week authorized seven alternative treatment centers for the sale of marijuana for medicinal use.
Now it will also be for recreational use and will be authorized for 13 dispensaries operated by these seven centers
The centers’ approval in the recreational market will be evaluated in terms of hiring and management, support for community programs, number of new and local businesses to which they provide technical assistance, and the percentage of ethnic minorities among vendors and suppliers.
New York approves use of recreational marijuana
On the other hand, in March 2021, the recreational use of marijuana is approved in New York, with up to three ounces of marijuana.
New York is expected to begin before the end of 2022 with the sale of recreational marijuana, since the law has already been approved.
Similarly, advocates of the use of recreational marijuana in New Jerseyaffirm that the approval of the use of marijuana in these terms represents “a step in the right direction”.
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