2005.07 Illegal Manufacture and Trafficking of Crystal Methamphetamine

December 20, 2013

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Whereas, Crystal methamphetamine is a colourless and odourless form of methamphetamine, a powerful and highly addictive synthetic stimulant that dramatically affects the central nervous system; and

Whereas, Crystal methamphetamine is relatively inexpensive, easily accessible on the street and can be manufactured in home laboratories; therefore, be it

Resolved, That the national council of The Catholic Women’s League of Canada, in 85th annual national convention assembled, urge the federal government to continue its efforts to implement strategies for
•  the education of the dangers of crystal methamphetamine use, and
•  community support of policing of the illegal manufacture and trafficking of crystal methamphetamine

Requested Members’ Action:
•  write letters to the prime minister, attorney general and minister of health urging them to continue their efforts to implement strategies for:

•  the education of the dangers of crystal methamphetamine use, and
•  community support of policing of the illegal manufacture and trafficking of crystal methamphetamine

•  send copies to your members of federal and provincial governments, police chief and president of your local law association
•  invite members from your local police and other related agencies to speak at a meeting
•  host a series of community information sessions