Canada gets one step closer to legalizing recreational cannabis as senators okay Bill C-45 with a number of amendments

Canada gets one step closer to legalizing recreational cannabis as senators okay Bill C-45 with a number of amendments

Canada’s senators have actually authorized the landmark legislation raising the country’s near-century-old prohibition on leisure cannabis. However, the approval is sold with almost four dozen amendments.

The Cannabis Act, also called Bill C-45, had been passed away by the Senate with a 56-30 vote, with one abstention. The senators have been learning the legislation for half a year.

Now, the balance may be delivered back to your House of Commons and users of Parliament will decide if they will accept, reject, or change the amendments added by the Senate.

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