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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-17517: Mike Rumbles (North East Scotland)

Scottish Liberal Democrats

Date lodged: 27 June 2018

To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on its policy and plans regarding the use of (a) cannabis and (b) cannabis-based substances for (i) medical and (ii) recreational use.

Answered by: Jeane Freeman 20 July 2018

Regulation for the licensing, safety and efficacy of medicines and also drug control under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 are both reserved to the UK Government.