Explained: The Cannabis Legalisation and Control Bill referendum | 1 NEWS

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This election, the public will be asked in a non-binding referendum if they support the proposed Cannabis Legalisation and Control Bill.

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1 NEWS online’s political reporter Anna Whyte explains what the proposed law means and what both sides of the issue are saying.
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If a majority aren’t in favour of the bill and vote no in the referendum, recreational cannabis remains illegal.

But even if most people vote yes, cannabis doesn’t automatically become legal.

The next Government can introduce a proposed law to…

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