Marijuana Enforcement

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The Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED) is tasked with licensing and regulating the Medical and Retail Marijuana industries in Colorado. The Division implements legislation, develops rules, conducts background investigations, issues business licenses and enforces compliance mandates in order to maintain a robust regulatory structure.  MED promotes transparency and clarity for all stakeholders by utilizing a highly collaborative process through which it develops industry regulations and furthers our primary mission to ensure public safety.  

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Compliance Tips 

Medical Marijuana Center Owners and Staff: 

CDPHE has recently revoked patient Registry Cards - Please MAKE SURE you don't make a sale to one of these cardholders. 

Before making a sale to a patient YOU are responsible to ensure that the Patient's Paperwork or Medical Marijuana Registry Card is Valid.  To determine if registry application paperwork or a card is valid check the CDPHE web site by clicking HERE, scroll to the bottom of the page and you will find a list of denied applicants and revoked or voided cards. 

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