IL SB1294 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-2)
Status: Introduced on February 9 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-04-26 - Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Agriculture
Pending: Senate Agriculture Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Creates the Industrial Hemp Act. Provides that any person desiring to grow, process, cultivate, harvest, process, possess, sell, or purchase industrial hemp or industrial hemp related products must be licensed by the Department of Agriculture. Provides that the application for a license shall include the name and address of the applicant and the legal description of the land area to be used to grow or process industrial hemp and that the license shall be valid for a period of 5 years. Preempts home rule powers. Amends the Illinois Noxious Weed Law. Provides that "noxious weed" does not include industrial hemp. Amends the Cannabis Control Act. Provides that "cannabis" does not include industrial hemp.

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Title

INDUSTRIAL HEMP ACT

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2017-04-26SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Agriculture
2017-04-25SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
2017-04-25SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
2017-04-25SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
2017-03-30SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 4, 2017
2017-03-30SenateSecond Reading
2017-03-16SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 28, 2017
2017-03-16SenateDo Pass as Amended Agriculture; 010-000-000
2017-03-16SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2017-03-15SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Agriculture
2017-03-10SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2017-03-10SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
2017-03-02SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
2017-03-02SenatePostponed - Agriculture
2017-03-01SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. David Koehler
2017-02-22SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
2017-02-16SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Wm. Sam McCann
2017-02-16SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes
2017-02-15SenateAssigned to Agriculture
2017-02-09SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-02-09SenateFirst Reading
2017-02-09SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson

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