Legalisation of Cannabis (Medicinal Purposes) Bill 2017-19
- Type of Bill:
- Private Members’ Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)
- Paul Flynn
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 1st reading: House of Commons 10 October, 2017 | 10.10.2017
- 2nd reading: House of Commons | 06.07.2018
|Bill 108 2017-19, (as introduced) | PDF version, 75KB||21.02.2018|
Latest news on the Legalisation of Cannabis (Medicinal Purposes) Bill 2017-19
This Bill is expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 6 July 2018.
This Bill was introduced to Parliament on Tuesday 10 October 2017 under the Ten Minute Rule. This allows an MP to make his or her case for a new bill in a speech lasting up to ten minutes. An opposing speech may also be made before the House decides whether or not the bill should be introduced. If the MP is successful the bill is taken to have had its first reading.
This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. If you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Paul Flynn.
Summary of the Legalisation of Cannabis (Medicinal Purposes) Bill 2017-19
A Bill to allow the production, supply, possession and use of cannabis and cannabis resin for medicinal purposes; and for connected purposes.