You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

B.C. government and Williams Lake First Nation to sign landmark government-to-government cannabis deal – The Growth Op

by ahnationtalk on July 10, 202019 Views

“We’re pushing the envelope a little bit by creating our own cannabis law,” Chief Willie Sellars said. “And you’re seeing other First Nations in the province doing the same thing.”

Williams Lake First Nation is gearing up to be the province’s first indigenous community to sign an inter-governmental deal under B.C.’s Cannabis Control and Licensing Act.

Chief Willie Sellars told Business in Vancouver the deal will help kickstart a seed-to-sale cannabis production facility on First Nations land. The terms will be finalized within the next four weeks, and stipulates that cannabis may only be sold if it has been produced by a federally-licensed entity.

“It’s going to be the first government-to-government agreement around cannabis, I think in the country,” Sellars told BIV. “It’s going to make us legal in the eyes of the province and complement what our strategy is moving forward around a farm-to-gate licence – going from seed to sale in our facility.”

Read More: https://www.thegrowthop.com/cannabis-business/b-c-government-and-williams-lake-first-nation-to-sign-landmark-government-to-government-cannabis-deal

Send To Friend Email Print Story

Comments are closed.

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More