Texas Marijuana Employer Guidelines“Recreational vs. personal” use of marijuana: We recognize that a majority of the country uses the term “recreational use” when referring to states that have legalized possession and use of limited amounts of marijuana for those over 21.
Texas personal and medical use of marijuana.
Medical Use: Gov. Greg Abbott signed the Texas Compassionate Use Act on June 1, 2015. The Act requires the creation of a secure registry of doctors that are authorized to prescribe low-THC cannabis to patients suffering from intractable epilepsy. The statute is very limited in its scope and in the protections in provides for patients.
Personal Use: Texas does not currently have a personal use law.
For more information regarding marijuana at work, refer to Info Cubic’s Drug Screening compliance corner.