Policy & Regulation

With each passing month, new proposals, law reforms and legislative changes occur within the cannabis space, and oftentimes these changes can drastically impact the cannabis industry. Stay on top of the latest cannabis, marijuana, hemp and CBD policies, reforms and regulation, and have your finger on the pulse as to where the cannabis industry is headed. Keep in the know with our Marijuana Policy and Regulation articles.

The SAFE Cannabis Banking Act Gets a Revival

The third time could be a charm for the SAFE Banking Act, following the reintroduction of the bill into the House of Representatives. The Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking...

Joe Biden Fires Weed Smoking Staffers

President Joe Biden has reportedly fired five White House staffers over their past use of marijuana.The cannabis industry rejoiced when President Joe Biden was elected alongside Vi...

Mexico is Close To Legalizing Cannabis

Mexico is on a path to joining the growing list of countries and states that have legalized weed, following the approval of a cannabis bill to Mexico's lower house of parliament. A...

New Jersey Has Legalized Recreational Weed

Following the widespread legalization of cannabis across various states in the U.S. in November last year, New Jersey's legalization has now come into effect. New Jersey was one of...

Greens MP Seeks to Legalize Cannabis Possession in NSW

Following the decision of the ACT in 2019 to legalize recreational cannabis at-home cultivation and possession, Greens MP Cate Faehrmann seeks to bring similar legislation to New S...

Colorado's Cannabis Industry Fights Back Against Potency Limits

A recent proposal to limit the potency of recreational cannabis in Colorado has faced a backlash from the cannabis industry.A leaked piece of draft legislation hinted at Colorado's...

What Does a Democrat Majority in The Senate Mean For Cannabis Legalization?

Democrats now control the House of Representatives, the Senate, and the Presidency. Does this mean that U.S. citizens can expect cannabis to be made legal? Yesterday, the highly-an...

Cannabis Research Skyrocketed in 2020

2020 saw over 3,500 research papers released that look into cannabis and its effects, making it a record year for the plant. As we've discussed here many times at The Green Fund, r...

WA Doctors Still Facing Delays When Prescribing Medicinal Cannabis

The Director of the St Francis Medical Group, David Cooper, told 6PR Mornings that WA doctors are still being bogged down by red tape when trying to prescribe medicinal cannabis to...

TGA Issues Final Ruling on Over-the-Counter CBD and Increases Daily Dosage Limit

Australian pot stocks now have a clear path towards CBD product registration, unlocking a market worth more than $200 million.Earlier today the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TG...