Current political events

What is the status of the legalization of hemp in Switzerland in 2021? Here you will find an overview of the political events concerning cannabis.

Pilot testing

The purpose of this bill is to provide a legal basis for the conduct of pilot scientific trials of cannabis, limited in location, time and scope, in order to gain knowledge about the effects of the regulated use of cannabis for non-medical purposes.

Find out more at Cannabis Pilot Trials

Medical Hemp

The resolved amendment to the Narcotics Act provides that cannabis medicines may in future be prescribed without an exceptional authorisation from the Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH).

You can find more about this on Medical hemp

Parliamentary initiative

The parliamentary initiative by Heinz Siegenthaler would like to prohibit the cultivation, production, trade and consumption of cannabis containing THC in accordance with the recommendations of the Federal Commission for Narcotics Issues (EKSF) new legal regulations. 1)

You can find more on Parliamentary initiative

From 2016 to 2018, we did some preparatory work for a new popular initiative. Since 2019, the newly founded association Cannabis Consensus Switzerland is responsible for this.

You can find more information on cannabis-consensus.ch

Discussions on the amendment of the NarcA

On April 28, 2021, the Federal Council published its perspectives on drug policy until 2030. Many texts on the topic can be found here. New ones, but also older ones, which together provide a good overview of where we stand in terms of drug policy. One thing is certain: Fast looks different.

You can find our articles about this from the last years here.

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Die EKSF wurde u. a. ab 2020 durch die «Eidgenössische Kommission für Fragen zu Sucht und Prävention nichtübertragbarer Krankheiten (EKSN)» ersetzt.
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