One Nation senator Malcolm Roberts has proposed legislation to scrap the Authorised Prescriber (AP) scheme and potentially make medicinal cannabis products available on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS).

Under the Improving Access to Medicinal Cannabis Bill 2023, the AP scheme would be replaced with a regime under which “any medical practitioner” would be allowed to prescribe the medicine to humans and animals.

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Prior to launching Cannabiz, Martin was co-founder and CEO of Asia-Pac’s leading B2B media and marketing information brand Mumbrella, overseeing its sale to Diversified Communications in 2017. A journalist...

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