Senator Mitch McConnel - Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2018

On Friday, June 8th 2018, Majority Leader Senator Mitch McConnel was able to successfully introduce theIndustrial Hemp Farming Act of 2018. The bill was officially introduced into legislation and put into official consideration on June 13th, 2018 on Wednesday. It was in April of 2018 that Senator Mitch McConnel, RonRead More →

Hemp Field located in the state of California

Sen. Scott Wilk (R-Santa Clarita), along with a bipartisan coalition of three cosponsors, introduced Senate Bill 1409 (SB1409) on Feb. 16. The legislation would increase the availability of industrial hemp seed in California by repealing a requirement that seed cultivars must be certified on or before January 1, 2013, in order to be included on the state’s approved seed list. In effect, this will expand the types of hemp seed available to growers.