Medical marijuana was approved by voters in the Nov. 2018 election. Recreational use of marijuana remains illegal in Utah.
There are five federally-recognized tribes in Utah. The DOJ marijuana policy on tribal reservations applies to these Utah tribes. Each is federally recognized as sovereign by the Bureau of Indian Affairs in the U.S. Interior Department.
For a complete list of Utah tribes and their locations, see our page about Utah Tribes.
Utah tribes recognize the challenges and business opportunities of the cannabis industry, but have not announced their interests or business plans.