Budget Bill: Bill Blair Faces Questions Over Cannabis Excise Tax

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Budget Bill: Bill Blair Faces Questions Over Cannabis Excise Tax

National Finance – May 23, 2018:

Bill Blair, parliamentary secretary to the minister of health and the minister of justice, faces questions over the government’s proposed taxation framework for legalized cannabis laid out in Bill C-74, a budget implementation bill.

Also appearing at the committee are the Department of Finance Canada’s Gervais Coulombe and Shane Baddeley.