RESOURCES

RESOURCES

Legislation

2018 Farm Bill

US Hemp Roundtable General Counsel Jonathan Miller's expert summary of the hemp provisions in the 2018 Farm Bill

Hemp-Derived Cannabidiol (CBD)

Is Hemp-Derived CBD Legal?

A legal opinion from the U.S. Hemp Roundtable on the legality of hemp-derived CBD.

Should Hemp-Derived CBD Remain Legal?

A submission by the U.S. Hemp Roundtable to the Food and Drug Administration about CBD’s future status.

Is Hemp-Derived CBD Safe?

The World Health Organization study that declares that CBD is safe and not addictive.

Public Comment to TX Dept. of State Health Services

The Roundtable also offered public comments on the subject to the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Roundtable Comments to FDA on WHO

The Roundtable more recently submitted comments to the FDA for its submission to the World Health Organization.

FDA Hearing on CBD

Minutes of the May 31, 2019 FDA Public Hearing on CBD

Other Organizations

U.S. Hemp Authority

The U.S. Hemp Authority™ Certification Program is our industry's initiative to provide high standards, best practices and self-regulation, giving confidence to consumers and law enforcement that hemp products are safe, and legal. 

U.S. Hemp Farming Alliance

A sister organization of the U.S. Hemp Roundtable, the U.S. Hemp Farming Alliance advocates solely for the interests of farmers – before federal officials, state regulators, consumer groups and various other companies and organizations further down the hemp food chain.

Hemp Industries Association

The HIA is a non-profit trade association representing more than 1,000 supporters, farmers and business members serving the hemp industries since 1994.

Other Resources

How to get a Seat at the Roundtable

Membership in the US Hemp Roundtable is explained.

2018 Year in Review

A U.S. Hemp Roundtable report on last year’s developments and this year’s path forward.

2017 Year in Review

A U.S. Hemp Roundtable report on last 2017's developments and this 2018's path forward.

Hemp's Economic Impact

Check out economic reports from the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s pilot program, one of the nation’s most mature and successful pilots.

Hemp’s Legal History

A law review article published by the University of Louisville Brandeis College of Law that discusses hemp’s history and its current legal status.

Congressional Research Service - Hemp as an Agricultural Commodity

June 22, 2018.

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Paid for by U.S. Hemp Roundtable, Inc., an independent, nonprofit organization exempt from federal taxation under section 501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code. 250 West Main Street, Suite 2800, Lexington, KY 40507.