Children's Hospital Colorado

Marijuana: Federal Laws and Other State Laws

Although the state of Colorado has legalized marijuana, it remains prohibited under federal law. However, in 2014, the federal agency that oversees enforcement of the Controlled Substances Act, the U.S. Department of Justice, issued guidance in response to state ballot initiatives that legalized marijuana, like those that have passed in Colorado.

See below for resources on these topics:


PRODWEBSERVER1