The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. allow the production, supply, possession and use of cannabis and cannabis resin for medicinal purposes; and for connected purposes.
The Legalisation of Cannabis (Medicinal Purposes) was a Ten Minute Rule Bill tabled by Karen Lee.Is this Bill currently before Parliament?
No. This Bill is not under active consideration by Parliament, as it was introduced during the previous 2017-19 Session.Whose idea is this Bill?
As a Private Members' Bill, this Bill represents the individual initiative of an MP (Karen Lee), not the Government.What type of Bill is this?
A Ten Minute Rule Bill is a process of tabling a bill, where an MP has 10 minutes to advocate for their legislation to the Commons and the Minister responsible.So is this going to become a law?
No. This Bill did not complete it's passage before the Session completed and is no longer before Parliament. However, it may have been re-introduced under a similar name in a subsequent Session.Would you like to know more?
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