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Question Time: Will the Qld Government legalise cannabis?

On Tuesday 22 August 2023 during Question Time I asked the Premier when her government will legalise cannabis for recreational use by adults. 

You can read the question and her (very brief) answer below or in the official Parliamentary Transcript (Hansard) here.

Mr BERKMAN: My question today is to the Premier. The prohibition of cannabis is an expensive failure that has criminalised thousands of innocent Queenslanders and done nothing to stop or even reduce cannabis use. When will the government legalise cannabis for recreational use by adults, as recommended by the Queensland Productivity Commission and Queensland Labor’s own policy platform?

Ms PALASZCZUK: We already have diversion in place. There are no other plans. 

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