Cannabis and Hemp Draft Act to be proposed for urgent consideration at parliament on Monday

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The Cannabis and Hemp Draft Act is scheduled to be proposed to the House of the Representatives at the urgent meeting on Monday, September 12th, according to the draft committee on Sunday.

Commission spokesman Panthep Puapongphan told the Associated Press that the first draft bill of the Cannabis and Hemp Act would be submitted for an urgent consideration at the Parliament meeting. The results are expected to be announced before September 19th.

Panthep Puapongphan

The spokesperson said: “Our duty as the draft committee has ended. From now on, it will up to the the MPs whether they will approve the draft or not.”

“It’s now up to the Representatives. After that, the draft would be proposed to the Senate for consideration in the following step.” The spokesperson concluded.

TPN will be looking closely at this developing story and what this may mean for cannabis sales, consumption, and purchasing over the next week.


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National News Writer at The Pattaya News from September 2020 to October, 2022. Born and raised in Bangkok, Nop enjoys telling stories of her hometown through her words and pictures. Her educational experience in the United States and her passion for journalism have shaped her genuine interests in society, politics, education, culture, and art.