Misuse of Drugs (Medicinal Cannabis) Amendment Bill (No 2)

About this bill

This Member’s bill amends the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975 by providing a medicinal cannabis scheme that will license high-quality domestic medicinal cannabis production, regulate health practitioner controlled gateway access, and facilitate pharmacist dispensing.

Current status

Defeated at first reading on 10 March 2021

Member of Parliament responsible

Shane Reti

Bill type

Member's bill



All data
Bill type Member's bill
Parliament 53
Ref 309-1
Introduced 28 July 2020
Defeated 10 March 2021
Defeated at reading 1
Divided No

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