Press Release

Premier's Office
Release Date:
Tuesday, 23 June 2020 - 5:20pm

Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley will be discussing the Bill entitled, Cannabis Licencing Act, 2020 tonight at 8:00 p.m.

The Bill entitled, Cannabis Licencing Act, 2020 was introduced into the House of Assembly for its first reading by Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie on Friday, June 19.

The live interview on the Government of the Virgin Islands Facebook page and  will be simulcast on ZBVI 780 AM and CBN Chanel 101 on Flow TV and CBN Radio 90.9 FM from 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The discussion will focus on the contents of the proposed Bill and the benefits of venturing into this industry.

The public can join in on the discussion by calling (284) 468-2730 to ask their questions live or comment their questions under the live stream to be asked during the discussion.

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Sheriece T. Smith

Information Officer II 
Dept. of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468- 2740