Pennsylvania is now the 24th state in the country to offer medical marijuana.

Governor Wolf signed the bill into law Sunday afternoon at a ceremony in the Capitol rotunda surrounded by advocates and lawmakers.

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed Senate Bill 3 on Wednesday with a vote of 149-46 after the Senate passed it Tuesday with a 42-7 vote.

SB3 will allow doctors to prescribe marijuana to patients with qualifying conditions in pill, oil, ointment form, or a liquid form that can be vaporized and inhaled. Smoking will not be allowed.

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