Cannabis for Medical Purposes Remission Order: SOR/2020-9

Canada Gazette, Part II, Volume 154, Number 2


SOR/2020-9 January 9, 2020


The Minister of Health, pursuant to subsection 144(1) of the Cannabis Act footnote a, makes the annexed Cannabis for Medical Purposes Remission Order.

Ottawa, January 6, 2020

Patricia Hajdu
Minister of Health

Cannabis for Medical Purposes Remission Order


1 The following definitions apply in this Order.


2 Remission is granted to a holder of a licence for sale for medical purposes and any other licence set out in column 1 of Schedule 2 to the Cannabis Fees Order of the fee paid or payable by the holder under subsection 7(1) or 8(2) of the Order if

Retention of documents and information

3 The holder of a licence that submits a request under section 2 must retain the following for not less than seven years after the day on which they are prepared and in a manner that will enable an audit to be made in a timely manner:

Coming into force

4 This Order comes into force on January 22, 2020.

N.B. The Regulatory Impact Analysis Statement for this Order appears following SOR/2020-8, Order Amending the Cannabis Fees Order (Exemptions — Sale for Medical Purposes).