Consumer feedback sought on proposed patient access pathway for medical cannabis in SA

Health Consumers Alliance of South Australia, 2017

The Department for Health and Ageing is seeking feedback on a proposed patient access pathway for medical cannabis in South Australia. A discussion paper has been released which proposes a patient access pathway including amendments to South Australian controlled substances legislation, to ensure national consistency towards safe and appropriate access to medicinal cannabis.

Interested parties are invited to provide feedback on the proposed pathway and legislative changes by making a written submission to

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Feedback closes January 31. 2017

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