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Agriculture committee   a marijuana plant or from a square metre perspective?

June 20th, 2022Committee meeting

Dave EppConservative

Agriculture committee   legalization of marijuana. However, there have been a number of downsides for a number of communities, as have been mentioned here, particularly on the medical side. I want to make that statement up front. To begin, can I ask for a definition of what a micro licence is, versus a medical

June 20th, 2022Committee meeting

Dave EppConservative

Criminal Code   as saying: The Nixon campaign in 1968, and the Nixon White House after that, had two enemies: the antiwar left and black people.... We knew we couldn’t make it illegal to be either against the war or black, but by getting the public to associate the hippies with marijuana and blacks

June 14th, 2022House debate

Francis ScarpaleggiaLiberal

Criminal Code  Madam Speaker, prior to this, I worked as an employment specialist on behalf of youth at risk. One of the things that we found was that, ironically, some of them actually had drug convictions for possession of small amounts of marijuana on their criminal records. If we fast

June 14th, 2022House debate

Brian MasseNDP

Criminal Code  Madam Speaker, those are exactly the types of supports that are needed. I have seen dozens, if not hundreds, of young people who have made small mistakes in their lives, including mistakes that now are not even considered criminal, such as smoking marijuana or possession

June 14th, 2022House debate

Randeep SaraiLiberal

Criminal Code   them to make their way forward in life, just like other Canadians. The Liberals previously set up a record suspension process for marijuana when it was legalized, but I have to point out that that process cleared the records of only 484 of the hundreds of thousands of people

June 14th, 2022House debate

Randall GarrisonNDP

Medical Assistance in Dying committee  There are some things that are just so high risk. We have age limits for alcohol, marijuana, illicit drugs and even driving because we know that children are highly vulnerable in this stage of development.

June 6th, 2022Committee meeting

Dr. Maria Alisha Montes

Medical Assistance in Dying committee   mental, emotional, physical and developmental stage. The courts apply a sliding scale to capacity, meaning that decisions that carry grave consequences require more scrutiny. In some cases, a total prohibition is necessary to avoid future harms, such as with marijuana, alcohol

June 6th, 2022Committee meeting

Dr. Maria Alisha Montes

Health committee  Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. My first question is for you, Ms. Weber, as it concerns your field of activity. I'd like to talk to you about the movement of certain narcotics. Before marijuana was legalized, the federal government, through the Department of Health, granted

June 6th, 2022Committee meeting

Jean-Denis GaronBloc

Health committee  Let me interrupt you, because I don't think you understood the question. I'll state it more clearly. I'm talking about people over the age of majority who obtain permits to grow marijuana and have a very large number of plants at home. Mayors in my riding are concerned because

June 6th, 2022Committee meeting

Jean-Denis GaronBloc

Justice committee  The answer is yes. The reason being is that I live beside a park, and ever since the law has been lax on marijuana, there has been a rise in criminal activity in the park. From my window, I see people using and dealing drugs. I see them speeding away while impaired

May 13th, 2022Committee meeting

Beth Bui

Justice committee  It depends on the circumstances. For example, before the arrival of mandatory minimums.... For example, take the production of marijuana with a mandatory minimum of six months. Oftentimes, new immigrants or people who come to the country without many resources will take

May 10th, 2022Committee meeting

Justin W. Yuen

Small Business  . The United States is beginning to figure it out. It is not marijuana. We want to grow hemp. It is an incredible product. It can be used for many things. I am encouraging the parliamentary secretary, as I have many on that side, to get hemp out of health and into agriculture

April 27th, 2022House debate

Martin ShieldsConservative

Canadian Heritage committee  By banning the signs or stopping the selling of signs, we are not achieving our intent. Next door's door is open. It's like trying to ban marijuana. Today we have made it legal. We tried so long to ban it, and it's now legal. We need to stop the abuses of marijuana and we need

April 27th, 2022Committee meeting

Roopnauth Sharma

Industry committee   in the border culture, and it took a lot of advertising. Businesses were doing it to educate the other sides, back and forth. Is that going to happen here? I haven't seen anything whatsoever, and that's a bit of a concern of mine. Even when we brought in marijuana in Canada, a riding like

April 26th, 2022Committee meeting

Brian MasseNDP