Frequently asked questions What are the medical marijuana laws in Florida? Here is an overview of the medical marijuana laws in Florida: 2014 – CBD oil is legalized. Florida Amendment 2, which would have legalized medical cannabis, fails. 2016 – In March 2016, Gov. Scott signed into law House Bill 307 to expand the state’s Right to Try Act (allowing the use of certain drugs for terminally ill patients) to include the use of cannabis.The bill also sought to address problems that had arisen with the implementation of the state’s CBD law that was approved in 2014. House Bill 307 passed the House 99–16 and the Senate 28–11. Amendment 2 is approved. 2019 – A bill that removed the prohibition on smoking was signed into law in March 2019.