Cannabis legalisation bill tabled in House

Ansa (Italy)
Thursday, October 1, 2015

italy-cannabis2A bill calling for the legalisation of cannabis for personal use in Italy has for the first time been tabled in the Lower House. The bill, calling for the legal possession of a small amount of the subsatnce for recreational use and the cultivation of up to five marijuana plants, was put on the three-month House roster of business. Opposition has been mounting among conservatives since the bill was presented in mid-July.