As of August 24, 2016, the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR) will replace the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (MMPR).
Understanding the New Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations
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Information bulletin: safety and security considerations when producing cannabis for your own medical purposes
NOTE: A start but still to restrictive. Limited to producing for only 2 people. 150 gram limit. No dispensaries. On the plus side they finally changed marihuana / marijuana to "cannabis". Keith Fagin - @KF420
Tousaw Law Corporation - August 11, 2016 Opinion on Health Canada’s ACMPR Announcement