Tennessee Cannabis Laws

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Legal status

  • Illegal

Possession limits

  • Possession is not allowed

Cultivation

  • Cultivation is illegal

Table of contents

  1. Is cannabis legal in Tennessee?
  2. What are the medical marijuana laws in Tennessee?
  3. How much cannabis can I possess in Tennessee?
  4. Is it legal to grow cannabis in Tennessee?

Cannabis is currently illegal in Tennessee.


What are the medical marijuana laws in Tennessee?

Cannabis is illegal in Tennessee, and use is only permitted for a small range of medical conditions. Tennessee has some allowances for using non-psychoactive CBD oil to treat severe conditions like epilepsy or cancer, so there is a limited medical marijuana program. In 2015, Governor Bill Haslam signed Senate Bill 280 into law, against his earlier opposition.


How much cannabis can I possess in Tennessee?

It is illegal to possess cannabis in Tennessee.


No, it is not legal to grow cannabis in Tennessee.