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It’s a start, but bills C-45 and C-46 need more work

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 @ 10:21 AM | By Melanie Webb

With the number of issues that have been highlighted in the days immediately following the tabling of the proposed new marijuana legislation, there is little doubt that the wording of both bills will undergo some evolution before they are ever passed into law.

Bill C-45 (the proposed Cannabis Act) 

Bill C-45 leaves it up to the provinces to establish their own legislative measures to authorize the sale of cannabis. However, persons authorized to sell cannabis are strictly prohibited from selling to young persons. Persons not authorized...