Arkansas 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.
Arkansas personal and medical use of marijuana.
Medical Use: In 2017 Arkansas voters approved medical marijuana for certain medical condition, but has not yet been implemented due to legal issues.
This state’s legislature has authorized the medical use of marijuana that employers should be aware of. The law prohibits employers from discriminating against individuals with past or present status as a patient or caregiver.
Personal Use: No law exists in Arkansas authorizing personal use of marijuana.
For more information regarding marijuana at work, refer to Info Cubic’s Drug Screening compliance corner.