Congratulations, Arizona: It’s officially legal to possess and enjoy cannabis in your state, starting today.

You read that correctly. Right now. Immediately.

In most states, voting to legalize is followed by months of waiting, as statewide initiatives often don’t take effect until the following year. But in Arizona, Prop. 207 was written to take effect as soon as state officials certify the vote.

That certification happened earlier this morning.

Related

Arizona just legalized marijuana. Here’s what happens next

‘We do elections well in Arizona’

Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs signed the official election results in Phoenix, alongside Gov. Doug Ducey and Attorney General Mark Brnovich. The election certification also locked in…

To continue reading, visit the original article at https://www.leafly.com/news/politics/spark-up-its-legal-to-smoke-weed-in-arizona-starting-today