Portuguese Medicinal Cannabis law published today

The Decree-Law regulating Medicinal Cannabis was published today, January 15, in the Diário da República, three weeks after the promulgation by the Portuguese President, on December 26.

Decree-Law No. 8/2019, which “establishes the legal framework for the use of drugs, preparations and substances based on the cannabis plant for medicinal products, in particular cannabis prescription andsupply in pharmacy” will come into force on 1st of February.

The Decree-Law can be read here.