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Cannabis

Question: Drug Driving Laws

March 22, 2024

The Hon. T.A. FRANKS: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking addressing a question to the minister representing the Minister for Police—or in fact, the minister representing every single minister in this place today—on the impact of cannabis and its effects...

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Motion: Legalisation of Cannabis

October 19, 2022

The Hon. T.A. FRANKS (16:28): I move: 1. That, in the opinion of this council, a joint committee be appointed to inquire into and report on— (a) the potential impact of legalisation of cannabis in South Australia for adult use with reference to legal...

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Question: Do we have an Office of Industrial Hemp?

July 07, 2022

The Hon. T.A. FRANKS (14:38): I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking the Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development a question on the topic of the Office of Industrial Hemp and Medicinal Cannabis. Leave granted. The Hon. T.A. FRANKS: Earlier...

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Greens Say it's High Time to Legalise Cannabis in SA

June 15, 2022

The Greens have introduced a Bill into the South Australian Parliament that would, if passed by both houses, legalise cannabis for adult use with regulation of the resultant legal industry through a Licensing Agency. The South Australian Cannabis Licensing Agency would establish oversight and...

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Speech: Greens Table Bill to Legalise Cannabis in SA

May 20, 2022

The Hon. T.A. FRANKS: Obtained leave and introduced a bill for an act to legalise cannabis and cannabis products, to regulate the sale, supply and advertising of cannabis and cannabis products, to make related amendments to the Controlled Substances Act 1984, and for other purposes. ...

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Speech: Introducing 'Just Legalise It' Bill

November 17, 2021

The Hon. T.A. FRANKS (16:34): I move: That this bill be now read a second time. It is high time we legalised cannabis for adult use in our state of South Australia. While jurisdictions all over the world roll back prohibitions from the last...

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