Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations

Version of section 91 from 2013-06-07 to 2016-08-23:

Marginal note:Checks

 On receipt of a fully completed application for a security clearance, the Minister must conduct the following checks for the purpose of assessing whether an applicant poses a risk to the integrity of the control of the production and distribution of cannabis under the Act and its regulations, including the risk of cannabis being diverted to an illicit market or use:

  • (a) a criminal record check in respect of the applicant; and

  • (b) a check of the relevant files of law enforcement agencies, including intelligence gathered for law enforcement purposes.

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