It took a lot of work by many parties, Virginia can now legally produce a crop that was mandatory to grow almost 100 years ago. Commonwealth Hemp is pleased to announce that Gov. McAuliffe signed the Industrial Hemp Production bill into law on or about Monday March 16th. The law will go into effect July 1. This … Continue Reading ››
All, The final version of the Virginia Industrial Hemp bill is posted below. This is exactly what will be sent to the Governor. Fingers crossed to a 2015 planting!
VIRGINIA ACTS OF ASSEMBLY -- CHAPTERAn Act to amend and reenact §§ 3.2-801 and 54.1-3401 of the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of … Continue Reading ››
Update 2 2/13: The Senate bill (SB955) has passed the House! Off to the Governors office! Update 2/13: Hopefully the last update prior to announcing the Governor signing the bill into law! The house will vote on SB955 today. SB955 is identical to HB1277 that was already passed by the house. Virginia law dictates that the … Continue Reading ››