Misuse of Drugs (Medicinal Cannabis and Other Matters) Amendment Bill

About this bill

The purpose of this bill is to make it legal for New Zealanders who are suffering from terminal illness or any debilitating condition to use cannabis or cannabis products with the support of a registered medical practitioner.

Current status

Defeated at first reading on 31 January 2018

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Member's bill



All data
Bill type Member's bill
Parliament 52
Ref 270-1
Introduced 8 June 2017
Defeated 31 January 2018
Defeated at reading 1
Divided No

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