Oregon Cannabis Amendment 2014 PDF

Article I of the Constitution of the State of Oregon is amended by a vote of the people to include the following new section, to be appropriately enumerated upon approval:

Applicability of state laws and penalties to the private personal use, possession and production of cannabis; exceptions; state may regulate.

Except for actions that endanger minors or public safety, neither the criminal offenses and sanctions nor the laws of civil forfeiture of this State shall apply to the private personal use, possession or production of cannabis, and any products produced therefrom, by adults 21 years of age or older. The State may enact laws and regulations consistent with this amendment to reasonably define, limit and regulate the use, possession, production, sale or taxation of cannabis under state law.