Legalization Timeline

MARCH
  • Communication & Public Participation
APRIL
  • Complete Public Participation
  • Input helps inform and finalize recommended bylaw options
  • Discuss options with Council during GPFC meeting - April 9
  • Survey results presented at GPFC meeting - April 23
MAY
  • Present proposed bylaw amendments to Council:
    • Land Use - First Reading takes place May 28
JUNE
  • Present proposed bylaw amendments to Council - June 25:
    • Council provided 2nd reading of the Land Use Bylaw
    • Public Hearing for the Land Use Bylaw
    • Council provided 1st, 2nd and 3rd readings of the Business Licensing and Tobacco Retail Licensing Bylaws. Bylaws passed.
JULY
  • Present proposed bylaw amendments to Council - July 9:
    • Council provided 3rd reading of the Land Use Bylaw. Bylaw passed. 
AUGUST
  • Present proposed bylaw amendments - August 20:
    • Council provided 1st reading of the Cannabis Consumption Bylaw (Bylaw 30/2018) for approval  
SEPTEMBER
  • Present proposed bylaw amendments - September 17:
    • Council to consider Cannabis Consumption Bylaw for approval (2nd and 3rd readings)
OCTOBER 17, 2018
  • Government of Canada Legalizes Cannabis

Last edited: October 25, 2019