Where is possible to smoke marijuana around the world?
It’s not a secret that the number of smokers increases each year all over the world, with governments that are working accordingly in order to do damage control. Where is possible to smoke legally cannabis in 2019? This post will resume the situation 5 in states: Canada, Colorado, California, Spain and Uruguay, without mentioning The Netherlands regulated already decades ago.
After a series of steps started in 2015, Canada finalize the process of legalization in 2018. Persons aged 18 or older can possess up to 30 grams of dried or “equivalent non-dried form” in public. Canadians travelling within the country are allowed to carry up to 30 grams of cannabis, driving under the influence of drugs it’s considered as the assumption of alcohol. Meanwhile are many those are legal actions for previous issue with drugs. The market it’s largely dominated by global brands. The main company that distributes legal pot is the Canopy Growth. In April 2014, Canopy Growth became the first cannabis company in North America. on investing in and being the leader in creating solutions to cannabis-related issues. Safe Driving, Youth and Cannabis , Developing Clinical Guidelines, the arguments object of study.
On November 7, 2000, in Colorado was approved the Amendment 20, which allow the use of marijuana in the state for approved patients with medical consent. in November 2012, adults aged 21 or older can grow up to six marijuana plants,plants, and both tourists and residents can purchase 28 grams in a single transaction. The government sets a legal limit for the amount of active THC in your system while driving, set as 5 nanograms per milliliter of blood. The website coloradopotguide.com offers useful tips for who’s visiting the city for Cannabis tourism and a map with the stores all over the State.
From January 1st, 2018, California, has legalized the sale and consumption of marijuana for recreational purposes, plants production and quantity is the same of Colorado, 6 and 28. A distributor is required to enter into the Track-and-Trace system the retailer’s wholesale cost of the cannabis or cannabis products that is sold or transferred to a retailer in an arm’s length transaction. Tax revenue reported by the cannabis industry totaled $93.1 million for 3rd quarter returns received through October 31, 2018, which includes state cultivation, excise and sales taxes.
Spain is one of the first state in the world to allowed cultivation and smoke of cannabis for personal use. If you smoke in the private area, you are not breaking the lows. It’s also legal to buy and sell seeds and hemp derivatives. In the last decade the government allowed also to open social clubs, cannabis is grown collectively and distributed to members for their own use without having profits, which eventually have to be reinvested in the activity. Although they must operate in line with these criteria, the clubs are effectively self-regulating.
Clubs are not allowed to advertise, to find them in Barcelona, you just need to walk trough the Ramblas, and wait to be approached by guys paid to take you to the social clubs. It’s also possible to find some of them online, Cannabis Barcelona has a map and tips for smoking visitors.
Whatever you are a resident or a tourist you can make the card and get the access, in a few minutes you’ll be ready to enjoy your smoking while playing video-games or table soccer. Inside it’s also possible to buy and consume alcohol. This kind of regulation is trying to bound the logic of capitalism that always tries to increase the amount of sales.
Under the government of Pepe Mujica Uruguay in 2013 it became the only country in the world where the state takes control of the marijuana trade. The way of getting weed are three: into pharmacies, inside a cannabis club or growing at home up to six plants.
Private companies under license provide marijuana to the pharmacies. After years the situation is positive and the criminality have lost a 30% of the market, a good result for reducing violence and monitoring the quality of the substances. Despite the apparent success people complain for the low effects and the scarcity of places where is possible to buying it.