ATHENS, Greece — Greece’s authorities says it’s fast-tracking plans to legalize progress of medical hashish, arguing that rising curiosity from traders might assist efforts to drag the nation out of years of disaster.
Laws to legalize hashish manufacturing was submitted to parliament Wednesday and is because of be voted on later this month.
Greece allowed the usage of medical hashish merchandise final 12 months, however at the moment depends solely on imports till the authorized framework for home growers was ready. Authorities officers, presenting particulars of the invoice, stated they hoped home manufacturing and processing might appeal to investments value 1.5 billion euros (1.85 billion) over three years.
In accordance with the draft laws, growers should be age 21 or over, haven’t any drug-related convictions, and have extra not less than 1 acre of land obtainable.