Officials at the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (LCB) on Monday gave state licensed cannabis retailers permission to offer one pre-rolled marijuana joint
“to adult consumers who receive a vaccination at an in-store vaccination clinic.
, which LCB calls
“Joints for Jabs
,” aims to promote and support the state’s vaccination efforts
, according to LCB’s nuusvrystelling
. They added that they received multiple requests from cannabis retail licensees to help in the efforts
The promotion is offered to adults 21 en ouer, and will end on July 12.
The news comes just a few weeks after LCB aangekondig a different incentive offering those who got vaccinated free beer
, wine and cocktails
Regoor die VSA, many have been offering incentives ranging from free donuts to baseball game tickets to encourage people to get vaccinated as more states try to reach their vaccination goal.
In Washington, 48.7% of the state’s residents are fully vaccinated
, according to data from CNN’s vaccine tracker
. The state’s goal is to hit
70%, Volgens die state’s health department.