Federal Appropriations Bills Include Limited Cannabis Protections

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State Legal Medical Programs. Since 2014, there has been a spending restriction that prevents the Department of Justice from spending one penny or paperclip to take action against state-legal medical cannabis programs.

Kight On Cannabis: USPS Publishes New Guidelines For Mailing Hemp & Hemp Products

Cannabis Law Report

percent limit are permitted to be mailed only when: The mailer complies with all applicable federal, state, and local laws (such as the Agricultural Act of 2014 and the Agricultural Improvement Act of 2018) pertaining to hemp production, processing, distribution, and sales; and.

Now They’ve Succeeded In Oregon It’s Time To Introduce The Idea To DC, Here Comes The State Cannabis Commerce Act

Cannabis Law Report

Senator Ron Wyden and Congressman Earl Blumenauer have introduced legislation to allow for interstate commerce when it comes to state-legal cannabis programs. Wyden, Blumenauer Introduce Legislation to Protect State Cannabis Programs from Federal Interference, Allow for Interstate Commerce.

CANNAVAL to Educate and Empower: Agriculture Commissioner Nominee Positive T.A. Nelson Welcomes Cannabis Education and Exhibitors to the US Virgin Islands

Canna Newswire

Festivities will begin on Friday, July 19th with island activities, a meet and greet reception, and evening networking events followed by the full program on Saturday, July 20th. Tasked with putting together a program of events in the Virgin Islands will be Munch & Co.

What is the Nevada Dispensary Association?

Connor & Connor PLLC

The Nevada Dispensary Association (“NDA”), a non-profit trade association, was formed in 2014 with a mission to develop and promote best practices in Nevada’s medical marijuana industry. In 2014, the NDA hired attorney Riana Durrett, Esq. Nevada Dispensary Association’s Contribution to the Medical Marijuana Program. The Association also supported legislation that implemented consumer safety rules, such as limits on servings and requiring child-resistant packaging.

Historic First: Cannabis Education Campaign Kicks Off During NFL Super Bowl LIII

Canna Newswire

A total of twelve :30 commercial spots aired during Super Bowl LIII programming on the USVI CBS affiliate, marking the first broadcast of a cannabis-centric public service announcement during NFL programming. To see our recent reel and our advertising packages, please log on to [link].

How to Get a Credit Union Account for Your Hemp Business

Canna Law Blog

The Guidance lays out what credit unions need to incorporate into their Bank Secrecy Act (“BSA”) and Anti-Money Laundering (“AML”) compliance programs in order to work with hemp businesses.

Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana: Open Fields of Pennsylvania Hemp

Cannabis Law Report

Following the 2014 U.S. Farm Bill, which allowed states to create pilot programs for hemp cultivation, Pennsylvania passed the 2016 Hemp Research Act. It is presently unclear whether a wider commercial hemp licensing program still will require participation from academic institutions.

Beyond the Crackdown: New York Classifies Hemp-CBD as a Dietary Supplement (Part One)

Canna Law Blog

The Department oversees New York’s industrial hemp program, which was promulgated under the 2014 Farm Bill. The item is properly labeled and packaged for sale pursuant to FDA regulations for dietary supplements. Home of “dietary supplement” CBD.

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Vote Hemp Releases 2018 U.S. Hemp Crop Report Documenting Industrial Hemp Cultivation and State Legislation in the U.S.

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in 2018, with over triple the number of acres planted in hemp compared to last year and the addition of 4 more states with hemp programs,” said Eric Steenstra, President of Vote Hemp.“Now Vote Hemp Releases 2018 U.S.

Did the 2018 Farm Bill Open the Door to Importing Hemp?

Canna Law Blog

The 2014 Farm Bill allows for the limited cultivation of industrial hemp, but that bill requires that hemp be grown pursuant to an agricultural pilot program in compliance with state law. The 2014 Farm Bill is still in effect as the U.S.

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Cannabis Convictions & Deportation

Cannabis Law Report

6, 2014, a postal inspector followed a package containing marijuana to the Kums’ home, at the time in Cottage Grove. Some jurisdictions, including Seattle and New York, are currently looking into such programs.

Article: Frost Brown Todd – Now is the Time to Plan IP Strategies for Industrial Hemp

Cannabis Law Report

In more recent years, Congress passed the Agricultural Act of 2014 to allow licensed research programs for the growth or cultivation of industrial hemp to be administered by either state departments of agriculture or universities in states where such activity is legal.

OR: OLCC “2019 Recreational Marijuana Supply and Demand Legislative Report” & Statement

Cannabis Law Report

Greater acceptance of cannabis occurred in 1998 when Oregon, following California’s lead two years earlier, established a medical marijuana program. Takeaways. Oversupply is seen as a positive as it indicated incorporation of grey & black markets.

Lighting Up Florida’s Medical Marijuana People: The Medics Series, Part 4

Cannabis Law Report

However, finalized rules on the shape, size, color, warning, packaging, and display of Edibles are currently lingering in final formation. . All we can do is follow each respective state’s program guidelines and laws as found at NORML State Info. .

AAFP ( American Academy of Family Physicians) Releases Marijuana, Cannabinoids Position Paper

Cannabis Law Report

The AAFP advocates for robust regulation regarding labeling and child-proof packaging of all marijuana and cannabinoid products. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Hemp Production Program, removing hemp from the Controlled Substances Act. Hemp production program.

Overview: Cannabis Taxes & Accounting Workshop

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Tim was the Assembly Daily File Clerk from 2013–2014, and the Reading Clerk for the California State Assembly from 2009–2013.