Task force releases report on Canada rec marijuana legalization
Canada should permit adults as young as 18 to buy recreational marijuana through a variety of retail channels, according to a government-commissioned report that contains dozens of recommendation for how the country should proceed with the legalization of adult-use cannabis.
The report, from the country’s Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation, was released to the public Tuesday. It recommends a “diversity of producers,” including smaller operators, and that consumers be allowed to purchase rec marijuana through storefronts and by mail order, Bloomberg reported.
The task force also proposes that provinces and municipalities should determine how retailers can