California Cannabis Faqs
California adult cannabis activity
Prop 64 Penalty reductions
Possess up to 1 ounce marijuana and 8 grams concentrate. Transport or give away cannabis in those same amounts.
Homegrow up to 6 plants. Process and keep entire harvest.
Smoking in public, open container.
Smoking where tobacco is banned.
Age 18-20. Once ounce marijuana, 4 grams concentrate or 6 plants.
Age 18 and up: Possess, transport or give away over 1 ounce, excess concentrate, more than 6 plants, illicit sales or intent to sell.
Penalties up to 6 months, $500 or both
Third time or aggravated* offense of more than 6 plants, illicit sales or intent to sell.
Misdemeanor or Felony 16 months to 4 years
Sales involving minors under age 18
Felony up to 7 years
Minors up to age 18. All offenses. Records cleard at age 18.
Counseling, community service, drug education
*Involve minors, transport out of state for sale, gross negligence, environmental/water shed damage, toxic/hazardous substances, prior super strike, registered sex offender.
Chart prepared by court qualified cannabis expert witness Chris Conrad.
Online guide to AUMA at chrisconrad.com / Friends of Prop64.org. Support from Drug Policy Action.