Mexico President Indicators Invoice Authorizing Scientific Marijuana

Enrique Peña Nieto

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has signed into regulation a invoice to make scientific marijuana to be had in Mexico.

The brand new regulation, which was once authorized via lawmakers previous this yr, will direct the Ministry of Well being to draft and put into effect insurance policies to keep watch over the use, importation, and manufacturing of pharmaceutical merchandise derived from CBD-dominant/low-THC hashish.

Recently, CBD-infused merchandise is also imported into the rustic on a case via case foundation.

The invoice was once handed in April via a vote of 371 to 11.

Mexican lawmakers in 2009 decriminalized the non-public ownership of as much as 5 grams of hashish. Closing yr, President Nieto proposed law to extend this threshold to 1 ounce.

In 2015, Mexico’s Perfect Courtroom dominated that federal anti-drug regulations must now not trump people’ rights to develop and devour hashish for their very own private use.


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