First Maryland County Adopts MMJ Rules
Maryland cannabis entrepreneurs scored a victory this week after the Baltimore County Council adopted zoning regulations that are much more favorable for medical marijuana businesses than the initial draft of proposed rules.
The council voted to pass zoning laws that specify where dispensaries, marijuana growing operations and processing facilities are allowed to operate, according to the Baltimore Sun.
Baltimore County is now the first Maryland jurisdiction to mete out zoning requirements before the state issues cannabis business licenses.
The new requirements could become a blueprint for other Maryland counties establishing ordinances for medical marijuana entrepreneurs as the state