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Recent Advancements in Regulatory Affairs

2018

Breakthrough Therapy Designation

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation for psilocybin-assisted therapy for treatment-resistant depression.

May 2019

A U.S. First

Denver became the first U.S. city to decriminalize the use or possession of psilocybin for adults aged 21 and over.

July 2019

Cities of Change

Oakland became the second city to do decriminalize use or possession of psilocybin for adults aged 21 and over.

November 2020

In the Voters’ Hands

Activists in California are preparing for a vote in November 2020 to decriminalize use or possession of psilocybin state-wide. The Oregon Psilocybin Society is also aiming to get the medical legalization of psilocybin in front of voters in 2020.

Current

Global Landscape

The use and sale of psilocybin is legal in Brazil, the British Virgin Islands, and Vietnam, and is decriminalized in Austria.

Breakthrough Therapy Designation

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation for psilocybin-assisted therapy for treatment-resistant depression.

2018

May 2019

A U.S. First

Denver became the first U.S. city to decriminalize the use or possession of psilocybin for adults aged 21 and over.

Cities of Change

Oakland became the second city to do decriminalize use or possession of psilocybin for adults aged 21 and over.

July 2019

November 2020

In the Voters’ Hands

Activists in California are preparing for a vote in November 2020 to decriminalize use or possession of psilocybin state-wide. The Oregon Psilocybin Society is also aiming to get the medical legalization of psilocybin in front of voters in 2020.

Global Landscape

The use and sale of psilocybin is legal in Brazil, the British Virgin Islands, and Vietnam, and is decriminalized in Austria.

Current