Budget Bill: New Excise Duties for Cannabis Products

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Budget Bill: New Excise Duties for Cannabis Products

National Finance – May 8, 2018:

Parliamentary Budget Officer Jean-Denis Fréchette and other witnesses speak on the provision in Bill C-74, a budget implementation bill, that deals with the new excise duty framework for cannabis products.

Participating in the study on Bill C-74 are Beer Canada’s Luke Harford, Cannabis Canada Council’s Allan Rewak, Halton Regional Police Association’s Sarah Diamond, First Nations Tax Commission’s C.T. (Manny) Jules, and the Office of the Parliamentary Budget Officer’s Jason Jacques. (