The Cannabis Legalisation and Control Bill sets out the rules for cannabis if a majority of New Zealanders vote ‘Yes’ in the referendum in September.
Voting ‘Yes’ in the referendum means the use of cannabis will become legal for adults and will be strongly regulated to improve public health outcomes. Some examples are:
23 July 2020
The Helen Clark Foundation and the New Zealand Drug Foundation are excited to host the Global Commission on Drug Policy for an event in supp...
07 July 2020
PM's Chief Science Adviser has made key findings supporting the view that legalisation is the best public health response to cannabis use.
05 July 2020
The final version of the draft Cannabis Control Bill was released in May. Dr Alana Oakly outlines how it addresses social equity.
11 November 2019
Some say cannabis law is a tool of race and class oppression. At the same time, many people with terminal illness or chronic pain have found...
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