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Leafly Analyze What Federal Shutdown Means For Cannabis Sector

Leafly Analyze What Federal Shutdown Means For Cannabis Sector

“The Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment, which has protected medical cannabis patients and caregivers from federal interference since 2014, was part of the budget appropriations bill. So when the budget expired, so did those protections.The protections are no longer operative—but that doesn’t mean federal officials are going to start arresting MMJ patients tomorrow.” Write Leafly

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Article – Norton Rose Fulbright (Canada): Health Canada’s proposed approach to the regulation of cannabis

Article – Norton Rose Fulbright (Canada): Health Canada’s proposed approach to the regulation of cannabis

As we previously reported , Canada has introduced legislation providing a framework for regulated access to legal cannabis for recreational use. The proposed Cannabis Act provides for overlapping oversight of the legal cannabis industry, with the federal government establishing licensing and authorization requirements for production, packaging, and labelling, and provincial/territorial governments overseeing distribution and retail sales.

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