Ontario PC Government to Allow Pot Smoking Wherever Tobacco Smoking Allowed

Article by Shawn Jeffords and Paola Loriggio, CTV News

PC government to allow pot smoking wherever tobacco smoking allowed Shawn Jeffords and Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press Ontario's Attorney General Caroline Mulroney and Minister of Finance Vic Fedeli speak about new legislation for selling marijuana, in Toronto, Wednesday September 26, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Mark Blinch)

Ontario residents will be able to smoke recreational cannabis wherever the smoking of tobacco is permitted, the Progressive Conservative government said Wednesday, loosening rules established by the previous Liberal regime.

The government will also not put a cap on pot shops when it starts licensing and regulating the province’s private cannabis retail marketplace, and municipalities will have until January to opt out of hosting the stores.

The details were announced by Ontario Attorney General Caroline Mulroney and Finance Minister Vic Fedeli a day before new legislation on pot rules was set to be tabled.

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