The government published draft legislation on Monday that would loosen an existing regulation with so many restrictions that not a single Maltese had ever been treated legally with marijuana or a cannabis-based product.
Passage is expected in the coming weeks.
The legislation requires approval from the Malta Parliament to become law. Passage is expected in the coming weeks.
The proposal is the latest evidence of social change in Malta, a European Union member where divorce only was legalized in 2011.