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How to Get a TX Medical Marijuana Card

These are the steps to get a medical marijuana card in Texas with the help of Leafy DOC:

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Book Your Appointment

Skip the wait at the doctor’s office and schedule your evaluation from the comfort and convenience of your home. Submit an intake form with a few personal details and a summary of your medical history; then, we’ll help you book an on-demand telehealth appointment or schedule a convenient time for later.

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Match With a Licensed Marijuana Doctor

Connect with the right doctor in minutes and easily chat with your provider on a smartphone, computer, or tablet via phone call or video. Our licensed physicians will evaluate your qualifying condition, address your questions and concerns, and then provide a recommendation for medical cannabis via email.

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Get Your Texas Medical Card

Once approved, the recommending physician will register you with the Compassionate Use Registry of Texas. The state will process your application for a medical marijuanas card Texas, and dispensaries will be able to locate you in the system and dispense your prescription.

The Leafy DOC Difference

We’re here to help! At Leafy DOC, we believe that access to medical cannabis is essential; we connect medical marijuana patients with a licensed medical marijuana doctor online for patient evaluations. A certified health professional is ready to help with the medical marijuana certification.

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Texas Marijuana Laws

  • Marijuana is a Schedule I drug in the state of Texas
  • Federally, cannabis is still considered a Schedule I Controlled Substance
  • Possession of 2 ounces or less of marijuana is a Class B misdemeanor, punishable by up to 180 days imprisonment and a fine not to exceed 2,000 USD.
  • The sale or delivery of 7 grams of marijuana or less as a gift is a misdemeanor, punishable by up to 180 days imprisonment and a fine not to exceed 2,000 USD.
  • The sale or delivery of between 7 grams and 5 pounds is a felony, punishable by a minimum sentence of 180 days imprisonment, a maximum of 2 years imprisonment, and a fine not exceeding 10,000 USD.
  • Cultivation in Texas will be penalized based upon the total weight of the plants found
  • Possession of paraphernalia is a Class C misdemeanor, punishable by a fine not to exceed 500 USD.

Cannabis Policy Reform Timeline

  • 1931: Possession of cannabis was banned statewide
  • 2015: limited low-THC medical use was legalized in Texas
  • 2018: The first sales of low-THC medical cannabis and medical marijuana dispensaries began due to the passing of the Texas Compassionate Use Program; however, the program was minimal
  • 2019: The law and its qualifying conditions were approved
  • 2021: HB 1535 was approved by the legislature, and Governor Abbott signed the bill into law. This bill will expand the state’s low-THC medical cannabis program to include people with cancer and PTSD for recommendations of medical marijuana prescriptions. It will also increase the current 0.5% THC cap on medical cannabis to 1%.

Possession Limits in TX

  • Possession is not allowed recreationally; medical patients are allowed to possess prescribed low-THC extracts. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Medical Patients with the following conditions to apply for a Texas medical card:
  • Autism
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • Cancer
  • Incurable neurodegenerative disorders
  • Intractable epilepsy
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Muscular Spasticity
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Seizure disorders

Texas does not accept out-of-state medical cards.

That depends on the State you visit; some states accept out-of-state MMJ cards while others do not. We recommend checking local medical cannabis rules and regulations before traveling.

Cultivation is illegal and will be penalized based on the marijuana plants’ weight. In Texas, growing or cultivating marijuana is considered a crime of possession under state laws.  

Texas does not specify where qualified patients can use medical cannabis; however, recreational use is illegal. 

Helping you apply for a Texas medical marijuana card

Our Mission at Leafy DOC is to provide a seamless customer experience, educate people about cannabis, and ultimately help people get an MMJ card quickly and efficiently.

We put our best efforts towards getting you legal access to cannabis products by providing health consultation and an appointment to get your medical marijuana card online.

Our team is here every step of the way to help you learn about cannabis and its medical benefits for your body and mind.

Texas law requires all qualified patients to be registered with the State before purchasing medical marijuana products.
Requirements are as follows: 
  • A medical marijuana patient must be 18 years of age or older
  • Only patients who can prove Texas residency can apply for a medical cannabis card (personal driver’s license, Government ID)
  • Texas residents must also have medical records showing a diagnosis that qualifies for a medical marijuana prescription by a licensed doctor.

Texas does not currently have an MMJ Caregiver program. Minors can apply with a legal guardian or parent on the application. 

Visit These Texas Hotspots After Getting Your Medical Card


Austin is the state capital of Texas and is a lively city known for its music scene, lovely lakes and parks, and world-renowned museums. In the city’s center, Lady Bird Lake offers hiking, swimming, kayaking, and cycling possibilities. 

Culinary options vary from local food trucks to upscale farm-to-table restaurants, and the city’s nightlife is an adventure. A journey to the town during its two main music festivals is a great idea: South by Southwest and the Austin City Limits Festival.

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San Antonio

San Antonio is a large city in Texas, nestled in the South Texas Plains. San Antonio’s main attraction is its downtown. It offers many activities, culinary experiences, and sights, including:

  • River Walk
  • Battle of the Alamo site
  • King William Historic Area, tour the 
  • Casa Navarro State Historical Park 
  • Institute of Texan Cultures