Addition of Debilitating Conditions

Illinois residents may petition the Illinois Department of Public Health to add debilitating medical conditions or diseases to those listed in subsection (h) of Section 10 of the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act.

Petitions are accepted twice annually, from January 1 through January 31* and from July 1 through July 31.

The Petition to Add a Debilitating Medical Condition will be available only during the open petition period.

IDPH to Accept Petitions to Add a Debilitating Medical Condition to the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Beginning January 1, 2016

Beginning January 1 through January 31, Illinois residents may petition the Illinois Department of Public Health to add debilitating medical conditions or diseases to the Medical Cannabis Patient Registry Program. Petitions postmarked January 1 through January 31 will be accepted for consideration. Petitions must be mailed with all required documents to the following address (petitions may not be submitted via e-mail):

Petition to Add a Debilitating Medical Condition

Illinois Department of Public Health
Division of Medical Cannabis
535 W. Jefferson Street
Springfield, IL 62761-0001