Number of people arrested for a cannabis law violation in 2016
States with medical cannabis laws
States (+ DC) with adult-use cannabis laws
NCIA is the only national trade association advancing the interests of the legitimate and responsible cannabis industry. Our industry supports tens of thousands of jobs, tens of millions in tax revenue, and billions in economic activity in the United States. NCIA is leading the unified and coordinated campaign to ensure this emerging sector is treated fairly under federal law.
Since its founding in 1995, the MPP has been leading the way in reforming U.S. marijuana laws by lobbying for legislation and sponsoring ballot initiatives to replace marijuana prohibition with a sensible system of regulation, garnering widespread media coverage of the need to change marijuana policies, and much more
SSDP mobilizes and empowers young people to participate in the political process, pushing for sensible policies to achieve a safer and more just future, while fighting back against counterproductive Drug War policies, particularly those that directly harm students and youth.