The Illinois General Assembly recently approved a bill would legalize recreational marijuana in the state.
Recreational marijuana will go on sale in Illinois starting January 1, 2020. Adults 21 years and older will be able to legally purchase marijuana from approved marijuana dispensaries.
Patrick Wade, communications director for the University of Illinois Police Department, said in an email it is difficult to determine what the campus impacts will be without knowing what rules the state will put in place between now and Jan. 1.
“We will use that time to consult with university administrators about how to address this as a matter of procedure,” Wade said.
The passed legislation allows Illinois residents to possess up to 30 grams of marijuana plant…