Each state has its own different rules. Washington is pretty reasonable in the way it set up medical marijuana, allowing for patients to grow their own or go to well stocked dispensaries. The new bill 502 did not effect medical patients other than lowering the amount of smugness they may have felt being the only ones that could legally consume one the best plants known to humans. (disclaimer- Healthy 420 is not a lawyer or a doctor please do your own research, and follow the links, as we are just attempting to make things more clear, not to substitute your own due diligence.

Link to Washington state Health Department:

Link to 502 information: