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Name: Cannabis Act, 2018 (No. 28 of 2018).
Country: Antigua and Barbuda
Subject(s): HIV/AIDS
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2018-01-22
Entry into force:
ISN: ATG-2018-L-110878
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Attorney Generals Office, Government of Antigua and Barbuda PDF PDF (consulted on 2021-01-26)
Abstract/Citation: AN ACT to provide for the regulation and control of cannabis for religious use, by documented members of registered religious organizations, to uphold the constitutional rights afforded to each citizen of Antigua and Barbuda; And to provide for the regulation and control of cannabis for medicinal and scientific use within Antigua and Barbuda, to establish the Antigua and Barbuda Medicinal Cannabis Authority whose functions will be described herein, to authorize medical practitioners to recommend medicinal cannabis, to establish scientific research protocol for medicinal cannabis, and to establish a licensing structure and complete tracking system for medicinal cannabis businesses.

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