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Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin
 

Building a Queensland cannabis diversion model

 

Overview

This research project was an initiative of the Drug Policy Modelling Program (DPMP), a collaboration between the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre and a number of other organisations. In conjunction with Queensland Health and Queensland Police, DPMP aimed to build a cannabis diversion model for Queensland. Queensland adopted a comprehensive system of police and court diversion for cannabis users, which includes:

The model incorporated the costs and outcomes of the current system, and the likely costs and outcomes if Queensland were to modify its existing system.

Abstract adapted from Drug Policy Modelling Program

Contacts

Caitlin Hughes
National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre
University of New South Wales
Ph: (02) 9385 0132
Fax: (02) 9385 0222
Email: caitlin.hughes@unsw.edu.au

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Last updated: 15 May 2014
 
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