Tag: Czech Republic

Czech Republic’s Adult-Use Cannabis Plan Features Social Clubs, Home Growing

January 17, 2024 · Ganjapreneur

The Czech Republic has published their first draft of laws intended to legalize adult-use cannabis in the country, including plans to decriminalize possession as well as home cultivation, and to create social clubs where people can freely consume. However, according to English-language news outlet Expats.cz, the government’s draft bill does not include a framework for establishing a regulated cannabis market. This omission has reportedly raised eyebrows and led to a flurry of discussions among stakeholders and policymakers, with some advocates suggesting that rules… Read more.

Czech Republic Published New Draft Regulations for Cannabis Program

January 12, 2024 · High Times

The Czech Republic (also referred to as Czechia) government recently published its draft regulations for cannabis cultivation and consumption on Jan. 10, but it isn’t the version that was expected. According to Expats.cz, the Czech Pirate Party (a liberal party that joined the government in 2021 and has been a strong supporter of cannabis legalization) described the new cannabis bill as a “compromise version,” but that they will further negotiate to have other important issues included as well. “The proposed bill includes rules… Read more.

Why Is The Czech Republic Banning CBD Products?

May 5, 2023 · Ganjapreneur

Policymakers in the Czech Republic recently expressed a strong desire to legalize cannabis for adult use, building on the momentum occurring across the border in Germany. Germany is trending towards adult-use legalization and the Czech Republic has expressed its own plans for legalization. However, the Czech Republic’s Ministry of Agriculture recently announced that it will be instituting new restrictions on CBD products, which is leaving many international cannabis observers scratching their heads. “The State Agricultural and Food Inspection … is… Read more.

Cannabis Reforms Worldwide: A Global Overview Of Recent Changes

April 11, 2023 · Benzinga

South Africa to Introduce New Cannabis Laws – What You Need to Know The South African Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services has opened the proposed amendments to the Cannabis for Private Purposes Bill for public comments. Interested stakeholders have been invited to write submissions on the proposed amendments by Friday, April 28, reported Business Tech. The measure is one of the 51 bills that are currently advancing to Parliament for consideration. If passed, the legislation will allow for the cultivation… Read more.