N Hampshire Tribes and Marijuana

Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded all Justice Department marijuana policies from the Obama-era on Jan 4, 2018. Change is coming and the following information will be updated as it happens.

The U.S. Justice Department issued a policy in 2014 regarding marijuana on tribal lands. It allows federally-recognized tribes in states with legalized marijuana to decide their own policies and self-regulate the growing and sales of marijuana on their reservations.

Medical Cannabis is Legal in New Hampshiree

Medical use of marijuana in New Hampshire is legal but strictly regulated. Recreational use is illegal. Possission up to 3/4 ounce was decriminalized in July 2017. First and second time offenders pay a $100 fine. Third time offenders pay $300. Four offenses in three years is a misdemeanor.

New Hampshire's Federally-Recognized Tribes

There are no federally recognized tribes in New Hampshire.

For a complete list of New Hampshire tribes and their locations, see our page about New Hampshire Tribes.

Cannabis Opportunities for New Hampshire Tribes

With no federally-recognized tribes, there are no cannabis opportunities for American Indian tribes in New Hampshire.