Pennsylvania Tribes and Marijuana

Medical Cannabis is Legal in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania legalized medical cannabis in 2016. Recreational use is illegal. Possession of small amounts of marijuana is decriminalized in a few major cities including Philadelphia and Pittsburg.

News Updates

News Congress May Block DOJ Prosecution of Medical Marijuana in 2-Year Budget
2018.02.10 - A budget deal may block the DOJ from money needed to enforce anti-cannabis laws in states that has voter approval for medical marijuana ... Read more
News U.S. Justice Dept Rescinds All Obama Marijuana Policies 01.04.2018 - The DOJ today rescinded all cannabis policies of the Obama Administration that allowed states to decide their own laws on recreational and medical cannabis. ... Read more

Pennsylvania's Federally-Recognized Tribes

There are no federally recognized tribes in Pennsylvania.

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

Cannabis Opportunities for Pennsylvania Tribes

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