Ministry of Education, Youth Affairs and Sports
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Agriculture, Law
Release Date:
Wednesday, 24 June 2020 - 6:50pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is hosting a Virtual Public Meeting on the Bill entitled, Cannabis Licencing Act, 2020 via Webex.

The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, June 25 at 7:30 p.m.

The public is invited to join the virtual discussion as the Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture leads the discussion on the contents of the plan and the economic benefits to be derived from the industry.

Minister Wheatley will be joined by National Cannabis Group Lead Partner, Miller Thomson Law Firm, Ms. Sandra Gogal, and Barrister and Solicitor International Medical Cannabis Consultant. Mr. Courtney Betty.

Persons can join the conversation via Webex at: https://bvigov.webex.com/bvigov/j.php?MTID=m4c2129c022e5ee91b1fb538115f7cf17 or call in via phone 129 743 7907.


Sheriece T. Smith

Information Officer II 
Dept. of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468- 2740
Email:    shersmith@gov.vg