Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Amendment, State Question 768 (2014)
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The Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Amendment, State Question 768 will not appear on the November 4, 2014 ballot in Oklahoma as an initiated constitutional amendment. The measure would have permitted the use, sale and cultivation of marijuana for medical purposes and classify marijuana as an herbal drug regulated by the Oklahoma Health Department.
Text of the measure
The proposed ballot title reads as follows:
|“||This measure adds a new Article to the Oklahoma Constitution, Article 31, sections 1.A to 1.E. It allows for the classification of marijuana as a herbal drug regulated by the Oklahoma State Department of Health and permits the use of marijuana, under a physician’s guidance, for certain medical conditions including cancer, HIV, AIDS, hepatitis C, MS, and other conditions. It allows for the sale of marijuana to licensed patients by licensed dispensaries, it allows for the growth of marijuana for sale to licensed dispensaries by licensed growers. It permits licensed and unlicensed patients to assert medical reasons for using marijuana as a defense to any prosecution involving marijuana.
SHALL THE PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION BE APPROVED?
___ Yes - For the proposition
—Oklahomans For Health 
The initiative campaign was sponsored by Oklahomans for Health.
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|Oklahoma State Question 768 (2014)|
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8/28/2013 - 9/09/2013
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Path to the ballot
Oklahomans for Health filed the petition with the Oklahoma Secretary of State on April 11, 2014. Supporters needed to collect 155,216 valid signatures. However, supporters collected only 75,384 valid signatures. Therefore, they did not collect enough to get the initiative on the ballot.
- 2014 ballot measures
- Oklahoma 2014 ballot measures
- Laws governing the initiative process in Oklahoma
- Idaho Statesman, "Okla. medical marijuana backers seek public vote," April 11, 2014
- Idaho Statesman, "Oklahoma medical marijuana petition falls short," August 21, 2014
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
- Oklahomans for Health, "State Question 768 Ballot Title," accessed April 14, 2014
- Oklahomans for Health
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