Members of Uruguay’s House of
Representatives have passed a bill to legalise marijuana.
If it goes on to be approved by the Senate, Uruguay
will become the first country to regulate the
production, distribution and sale of marijuana.
The measure is backed by the government of
President Jose Mujica, who says it will remove
profits from drug dealers and divert users from
Under the bill, only the government would be
allowed to sell marijuana.
The state would assume “the control and regulation
of the importation, exportation, plantation,
cultivation, the harvest, the production, the
acquisition, the storage, the commercialisation and
the distribution of cannabis and its by-products”.
Buyers would have to be registered on a database
and be over the age of 18. They would be able to buy
up to 40g (1.4oz) per month in specially licensed
pharmacies or grow up to six plants at home.
Foreigners would be excluded from the measure.
President Jose Mujica says he
has never tried marijuana but
believes it should be
So many people can not wait for it to be legalized Am very sure tonto dikeh and terry g would denounce their Nigerian citizenship for uruguay’s. And Nigeria boys would fashi malaysia for yahoo, kidney, wire and other reasons, for Uruguay to go and weed lol. see his photo during the event after the cut.
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