Hemp-CBD Laws: Alabama

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Hemp products” are “[a]ny and all products made from industrial hemp, including, but not limited to , cloth, cordage, fiber, food, fuel, paint, paper, particleboard, plastics, seed, seed meal and seed oil for consumption, and seed for cultivation if the seeds originate from industrial hemp varieties.”

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THC vs CBD: Whats the Difference?

The Herb Collective

When prohibition of alcohol became law between 1920 and 1933, Marijuana was deemed prohibited as well due to its psychotropic effects. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD) are only two of more than 100 compounds found in cannabis.

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Ecuador sets hemp THC limit at full 1.0%,

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Hemp Today reports… The Ecuadorian government has set the maximum THC level for industrial hemp at a full 1%, following the lead of Uruguay, Switzerland and Australia. The 1% THC limit is based on dry weight of hemp green matter. THC limit.

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Florida House Passes Silly THC Cap, Frustrating Florida Voters


Bowing to pressure from the Governor’s Office, the Republican controlled House Health & Human Services Committee passed a cap on smokable marijuana at 10 percent THC. That ten percent cap is about half the potency of what’s currently available in the dispensaries, meaning patients would have to double their consumption to obtain medicinal relief. Stop Passing Laws for the Wrong Reasons. THC Caps Get Circumvented by Other, Higher THC Concentrates.

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California Marijuana Laws Explained

The Herb Collective

In 1996, voters passed the Compassionate Use Act, and over the past two decades, it has seen a lot of changes and structure within its cannabis laws. They are also tested for potency as well as having labels that state the level of CBD, THC, and other active compounds.

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sativa ), with THC not to exceed the same rate of 0.01% in weight. What it means in a layman’s term is that 99%-pure CBD oil made from cannabis or hemp with a mix of very little psychoactive THC is no longer a narcotic under the Narcotics Act of 1979. Cannabis Law News

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USA Surgeon General Expresses Concern About High Levels of THC in Modern Cannabis

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As and when Federal legislation comes into play does this mean we might be seeing caps on THC percentages in regulated cannabis ? Adams began the segment by explaining to viewers that THC is “the product which causes you to get high, which can cause addiction, which can cause problems.”

Cannabis-Sharia-Finance: Sharia, Islamic Law and Narcotics or Psychoactive Drugs

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PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT. Sharia, Islamic Law and Narcotics or Psychoactive Drugs. The main psychotropic ingredient of cannabis is a compound called tetrahydrocannabinol or better known as (THC), a compound responsible for causing an intoxicating effect.

Important Facts About California Marijuana Laws

The Herb Collective

So, what should you know about California’s marijuana laws, and how do they impact on you? The laws have said that it’s here in the long-term. Although THC infused candy bars and other individual products don’t have to be child-resistant yet, that’s on its way too by 1st January 2020.

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Meritas Law Firms Worldwide Article: Global Cannabis Industry: The Essential Primer

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Food and beverage makers are gearing up to sell CBD-containing products, when allowed by regulators, including Lagunitas Brewing, which has developed a cannabis-infused IPA and a THC-based sparkling water, and Ben & Jerry’s, which plans to offer a CBD-infused ice cream. Tribal law.

Guest Post: Is CBD Legal? Federal & State Laws [2019]

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New laws and bills are constantly being passed that create a great deal of confusion in the cannabis world. Unlike marijuana which contains large quantities of the cannabinoid THC that is responsible for making you feel high, CBD will not make you high. Is CBD Legal Under Federal Law?

Green Light Law Updates Latest From Oregon’s OLCC

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From Sunny Summers, ODA Cannabis Policy Coordinator: Beginning 1/1/2020, delta-9 THC will no longer be the benchmark for THC. Instead, total THC will be the benchmark. A Food Safety license is required if you are making a hemp product for sale for human consumption. HB2233 addresses the issue of social consumption and cannabis cafes. Cannabis Law NewsHere’s Brads’ report which can be found at source at. link].

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Greenlight Law Group Provide Commentary On Current Cannabis Bills In Front Of Oregon Legislature – February 2019

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Cannabis consumption must occur in designated areas of the premises and each enclosed portion of the premises must meet specified ventilation requirements in addition to satisfying existing state and local building codes. Green Light Law Group Offices. Cannabis Law News

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Hoban Law’s Weekly Roundup of Regulated Cannabis Markets

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2 to partner for the production, distribution and sale of cannabis-infused products containing tetrahydrocannabinol — THC. As part of the agreement, Dixie Brands will develop, formulate, manufacture and distribute a portfolio of AriZona-branded THC products, the companies said.

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Baker Donelson: U.S. Cannabis Pioneers Face Chaotic Advertising Laws

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Businesses preparing to market a new product nationally must follow the rules of trademark law as well as marketing and advertising claims under state and US laws when creating a trademark, advertising copy and copyright-registered packaging for the product. Laws on Legalised Cannabis.

Why and How Does Marijuana Work? Understanding Cannabinoids

Cannabis Cheri

Due to its psychoactive properties, THC gets all the hype, but it is only one of about 60 cannabinoids found in marijuana. However, cannabis is the only plant which produces THC and THC gets all the media coverage. Guest post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC.

Half Baked: Illinois Legislature Includes Some Employer Protections in New Recreational Cannabis Law – But Beware the Traps

The Blunt Truth

While the “Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act” contains extensive provisions preserving an employer’s right to ban cannabis and otherwise have a “zero tolerance” substance abuse policy, there are potential traps for the unwary and, thus, employers should carefully consider how the new law will impact their existing substance abuse and drug testing policies and procedures. . Legalization Efforts employment law illinoisIllinois Governor J.B.

California’s New Cannabis Laws Affect College-Aged Students


[link] With states across the nation embracing the medical and recreational legalization of cannabis, it’s important young adults are informed about the benefits and risks associated with cannabis consumption during their adolescence. Those effects of THC have been shown to be erased.

Travel with Cannabis?

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As more states adopt a recreational and medical state of cannabis, there are yet to be concrete laws explicitly defining each states travel laws. Vaporizers offer consumers more potent concentrations of THC, tetrahydrocannabinol, or CBD, cannabidiol.

Clarifying NY State Decriminalization and Marijuana Possession Related Penalties


There are 2 provisions of New York’s Penal Law that relate marijuana-related offenses. Penal Law 220 relates to “controlled substances” offenses which include possession of “concentrated cannabis” which is defined as being more than 2 1/2% by volume of the total volume of cannabis seized. New York Penal Law defines all of the violations and crimes that are punishable in New York State.

FDA Enforcement Against Hemp-CBD Products Has Begun

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When those officials returned, they informed the owner that CBD cannot be sold for human consumption. It remains to be seen whether the FDA will introduce new regulations pertaining to the sale of hemp-derived CBD products intended for human consumption. Not OK per FDA.

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American Herbal Productions Association Hemp-CBD Supplement Congress – Part 2

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

Although each panel provided critical information for companies attempting to navigate the intricate field of hemp and CBD laws, the elephant in the room was definitively the FDA. As a quick review: immediately following the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill, the FDA published a press release on December 20, 2018, with the position that it was illegal to introduce food products containing CBD or THC into interstate commerce, including dietary supplements. By: Nabil Rodriguez, Esq.

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Associated Press: Many Commercially Marketed CBD Products Tainted With Psychoactive Adulterants


These synthetic agents are illegal under federal law and their consumption may be associated with significant adverse health effects.

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US Navy Policy Documents Cannabis & Hemp

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On December 20, 2018, the President signed into law the Agriculture. tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) on a dry weight basis. THC in marijuana and in. percent THC remain illegal. Due to this change in the law, new hemp products are commercially. Cannabis Law News

Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Connecticut

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percent THC not intended for human ingestion, inhalation, absorption or other internal consumption) are required to obtain a license from the DOAG. THC to any location not listed on the licensee’s application. FDA Federal law and policy Hemp

Why Governors Veto Medical Cannabis Legislation


The proposed laws would have touched several areas of the cannabis spectrum, from business licenses to consumption. Not to diminish licensing, but the consumption bills dominated the news. Industry LawsWhile we have seen a sharp rise in cannabis access across the U.S.,

Virginia, Marijuana, and How Medical Legalization May Unfold in the South


Virginia has been one of the most reluctant states to consider marijuana law reform, though it recently began allowing some forms of cannabis oil for approved patients. Furthermore, Virginia’s consumption/product regulations are smoke-free. A low-THC program?

Cannabis Smoke: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

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When a state law conflicts with federal law, federal law wins due to the Supremacy Clause of the Constitution. or less THC “and any part of that plant, including. FDA Federal law and policy Hemp

Hemp Seed Ingredients: A Safe Path through the CBD Market?

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for hemp seed ingredients and concluded that (1) hulled hemp seed, (2) hemp seed protein powder, and (3) hemp seed oil can be lawfully marketed in human food. s notices, hemp seeds do not naturally contain tetrahydrocannabinol (“THC”) or CBD. Federal law and policy Hemp

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Short Guide To The Legality of CBD Oil in Eastern Europe

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The cannabis plant was previously frowned upon by government because of its Tetrahydrocannabinol component (THC) which is the psychoactive part of the plant. In European countries such as the Netherlands and Spain, people enjoy cannabis with THC openly. percent of THC. .

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Health Canada: Backgrounder: Final regulations on new cannabis products

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With respect to edible cannabis, the amended Cannabis Regulations include: Restricting the use of ingredients that could increase the appeal of edible cannabis, increase the risk of food-borne illness, and encourage over-consumption. Cannabis Law NewsJune 14, 2019.

Announcement: Oregon Cannabis Association, Requests for OLCC Rule Updates

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Social Media and Advertising – Request for rule clarification on what is defined as consumption in social media. Cannabis Law NewsAs the OLCC moves into their next round of rule making, the OCA will present a united front on rule update requests.

Senators Push for Updates to FDA Regulation of CBD Food Products and Dietary Supplements

Canna Law Blog

This is because both CBD and THC are active ingredients in FDA-approved drugs and were the subject of substantial clinical investigations before they were marketed as foods or dietary supplements. producers more flexibility in the production, consumption, and sale of hemp products.”

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The Even More Perplexing State of Hemp CBD in California

Canna Law Blog

Before getting into California Hemp CBD laws, it’s important to discuss what the new Farm Bill even changes. If you follow us here at the Canna Law Blog, you know we’ve written pretty comprehensively on this topic. Business Basics California Federal law and policy Hemp

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Oregon Limits the Import and Export of Hemp and Hemp Products

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A few weeks ago, we explained what Oregon’s “total THC” testing requirement is and why it matters from a contractual point of view. percent total THC to a consumer ….” percent total THC is prohibited under Oregon law.

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ORCA March 2019 Newsletter Provides Exhaustive Overview of State Legislative Developments & OLCC Rules, Regs & Education Programs

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2) Social Consumption/ Cannabis Lounges / Tasting Rooms. Description: Creates and regulates, under certain circumstances, limited licensing of consumption and event spaces specifically for cannabis. Their law would allow cannabis cafe’s and consumption in dispensaries.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/5/19


This Act amends the Controlled Substances Act to reduce the number of instances in which federal law enforcement agencies could carry out legal actions against state-licensed cannabis businesses or other related enterprises. Click here to email your lawmakers in support of social consumption.