July 27, 2018
Brazeau County Enews
Business in Brazeau Issue 31 Q3 201...

Government to make cannabis legal on October 17, 2018

On June 21, 2018, Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, received Royal Assent. The Government has announced that the Act will come into force on October 17, 2018.

The Cannabis Act creates a strict framework for controlling the production, distribution, sale and possession of cannabis in Canada.

"Alberta has introduced legislation that proposes the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission (AGLC) will be responsible for the oversight of private retailers and distribution of cannabis in Alberta." 

To learn more about consume education, online sales, retail licenses, distribution and production visit aglc.ca/cannabis 

Brazeau County has been working for several months on updating workplace policies as well as developing bylaws to be ready for the October legalization. 


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