More recently, the use of marijuana, even for medical purposes, was prosecuted. After decades of striving, activists, with the support of qualified doctors and health care professionals, have achieved the legalization of the use of marijuana for health care purposes. After a few more years, legislative draft number 420 (SB 420) was clarified and expanded several times, and now for legal use of marijuana, it is enough not only a certificate from the doctor with an exact indication of the ailment that makes use of it appropriate, because of its anesthetic and/or sedative properties. Now you can get a special plastic card or document, which is a kind of “personal license” to use marijuana in quantities specified by the law.
How to get a Cannabis Card in Modesto?
You can get a medical card in Modesto, California at one of the municipal health care facilities. You can also use one of the online services, like the Dr.Weedy portal, where you can schedule an interview with a qualified doctor. He will evaluate your application and, if approved, will provide you with an approved PDF recommendation or paper document, that will be mailed to your address via 2-3 days. It is freely accepted in all dispensaries of the state for the registration of MMC.
Depending on the level of the card, you will be offered 4 different options:
- Silver Package.
- Gold Package.
- Platinum Package.
For getting a MMC, you will need the following items:
- A photo in a standard format, as one used in a standard driver’s license.
- Proof of residency. Required to be entered into the database and to determine the full name and address of the recipient.
- A non-refundable fee in the amount of $100 ($50 in case of issuing a card for exclusively medical purposes).
- Benefit Identification Card.