Item - 2024.MM16.3

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on March 20, 2024 without amendments.

MM16.3 - Request the Province of Ontario Undertake a Comprehensive Review of the Cannabis Control Act, 2017 - by Councillor Paul Ainslie, seconded by Councillor Jennifer McKelvie

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on March 20 and 21, 2024, adopted the following:


1. City Council request the Province of Ontario to undertake a comprehensive review of the Cannabis Control Act, 2017, in consultation with municipalities, including roles and responsibilities, funding, and enforcement, and addressing unlicensed cannabis establishments.

Background Information (City Council)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM16.3 be referred to the Economic and Community Development Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)
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