07 Mar 2021

H & S risks if cannabis referendum passes

A very topical article below from Cassie Death, DTI Lawyers.

Cannabis referendum

Has your business considered the effects of a ‘yes’ vote on the Cannabis referendum? On 17 October 2020 New Zealand will not only be voting in the general election but will also be voting on whether the recreational use of cannabis, based on the draft Cannabis Legislation and Control Bill (the Bill), should be legalised. 

  • What does the Bill allow?

  • There is a difference between medicinal and recreational cannabis

  • Workplace testing

  • Disciplinary consequences

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