As in the past few weeks, we continue to draw your attention to state legislation that impacts the hemp and CBD industry. Today, we play the game “Fix, Marry or Kill?” Some of the bills below deserve your full support and allegiance. Others are OK but need some improvements. And still others are bad news and deserve your opposition.
The final round of public comment closed on December 31st, 2020 and version 3.0 of the U.S. Hemp Authority Certification Standard was approved by their Board of Directors and published on their website. The revision was done in accordance with the Terms of Reference established for this process by their Board in early 2020. Click here for more information and to access the final version.
Former Congressman Jared Polis was for hemp before hemp was cool. Indeed, there was no Member of Congress who was more supportive of the development of our exciting new industry. Now that Polis is the Governor of Colorado, he has another opportunity to boost the hemp industry. And if you live or do business in Colorado, he needs to hear from you.
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