Impact of the regulatory framework for cannabis in New South Wales

6th Jun 2024



The ALA has made a submission to the NSW Parliament Legislative Council’s Portfolio Committee No. 1 - Premier and Finance (‘Committee’) as part of the Committee’s inquiry into the impact of the regulatory framework for cannabis in NSW.

In our submission, the ALA addresses:

  • the current approach to cannabis in NSW; and
  • ways to enhance the approach to cannabis in NSW – namely, the need for decriminalisation, as well as raising the minimum age of criminal responsibility.

The Committee is due to report by Thursday, 26 September 2024.

ALA submission

Tags: NSWCriminal justiceDecriminalisation drugs