Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc.

10:08 AM EST - Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. : Made the following statement regarding the More Act, that was passed today by the U.S. Congress. This legislation marks the first time either chamber of Congress in the United States has voted to federally decriminalize cannabis. Michael Cammarata , Neptune Wellness Chief Executive Officer, said: "We salute the United States government as they embrace the innovation that companies such as Neptune are accomplishing daily. We are readying the Company for future expansion in adult use-cannabis and global hemp, beginning in the United States with the potential for legalization of cannabis under President-Elect Joe Biden." Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. shares T.NEPT are trading down $0.11 at $2.09.