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Drugs peak body welcomes Pettersson’s decriminalisation bill

The Alcohol Tobacco and Other Drugs Association ACT (ATODA) supports Michael Pettersson MLA’s proposed bill to decriminalise hard drugs.

Pettersson: Hard drug use a public health, not criminal justice, issue

Labor MLA Michael Pettersson wants to decriminalise personal possession of small amounts of hard drugs, like heroin, cocaine and ice, and see users directed to public health programs instead.