New York stopped issuing physical registry ID cards (medical cannabis cards) on 20th March 2023. Hence, there is no reason to replace lost or stolen registry IDs, as registered medical cannabis patients no longer need them to purchase medical marijuana.
No. Physical medical marijuana cards are no longer issued under the New York Medical Cannabis Program.
New York no longer has a provision for replacement registry ID cards because the state ceased issuing physical medical cards. Patients only need physicians’ certifications (which typically contain their registry ID numbers) and government-issued photo IDs to purchase medical marijuana from state-licensed dispensaries.
The New York Medical Cannabis Program no longer operates a medical marijuana card system.
Registered cannabis patients no longer need physical registry IDs to purchase medical cannabis products in New York. Hence, there is no need to request replacement medical marijuana cards