Question 2

On November 8, 2016, Nevada voters approved Question 2 by a 54% majority. Question 2 was in regards to legalizing marijuana for persons over 21 years of age. Here are a few common questions.

Can I purchase recreational cannabis at Sierra Wellness?

No. No dispensary in Nevada is currently licensed to sell recreational cannabis.

When can I purchase recreational cannabis at Sierra Wellness?

Beginning January 1, 2017 the State has 12 months to create the regulations that will govern the sale of recreational cannabis.  Once the regulations are completed we will apply for the necessary Adult Use/Recreational licenses.

Why should I be a medical patient?
  1. As a medical patient you can purchase up to 2.5 ounces every 14 days. Individuals using for recreational purposes are limited to 1 ounce in the same time period.

  2. Medical cannabis is taxed at 2.5%. Recreational cannabis will be taxed significantly higher at 15%.

What does this mean for the Sierra Wellness?

Sierra Wellness strongly supports patient choice.  The passage of Ballot Question 2 enhances Sierra Wellness’s core focus, which is to provide consistent supply of quality cannabis with unsurpassed educational support to Nevada patients.


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