Hurry up and … wait?
With only five months until legalization, the BC government is establishing a framework around marijuana sales and consumption. It has determined that, similar to cigarettes, smoking pot will be prohibited in vehicles and public spaces where children may be present, and the legal age of possession, like alcohol, will be 19.
But as more factors are determined, more questions loom: potential cannabis retailers and business owners are keen to learn how to apply for licenses to grow and sell marijuana, but those regulations have yet to be set, and may take up to a year after it’s officially legal in Canada. Read more here.