Economy Canadian parliament passes a bill to legalise cannabis Updated : June 20, 2018 08:22 AM IST This could make Canada the first G7 country to allow free consumption of the mind-altering drug. The Senate could still delay its implementation, but not block it. Legalizing weed was a 2015 campaign promise of Trudeau. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.