IN HB1137 | 2018 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 6-2)
Status: Engrossed on February 1 2018 - 50% progression
Action: 2018-02-15 - Senator Stoops added as cosponsor
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Industrial hemp. Authorizes the Indiana state department of agriculture (department) to establish an agricultural pilot program to study the growth, cultivation, and marketing of industrial hemp and industrial hemp products. Provides that the agricultural pilot programs administered by the department and the state seed commissioner are separate programs. Defines "industrial hemp product". Establishes the industrial hemp commodities review board to provide recommendations to the department. Provides that a person who complies with the requirements of the state industrial hemp law is not subject to any civil action or criminal proceeding for engaging in an activity allowed under the state industrial

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Title

Industrial hemp. Authorizes the Indiana state department of agriculture (department) to establish an agricultural pilot program to study the growth, cultivation, and marketing of industrial hemp and industrial hemp products. Provides that the agricultural pilot programs administered by the department and the state seed commissioner are separate programs. Defines "industrial hemp product". Establishes the industrial hemp commodities review board to provide recommendations to the department. Provides that a person who complies with the requirements of the state industrial hemp law is not subject to any civil action or criminal proceeding for engaging in an activity allowed under the state industrial

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2018-02-15 - Senate - Senate - Committee Vote (Y: 8 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-31 - House - House - Third reading (Y: 90 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 9) [PASS]
2018-01-25 - House - House - Committee Vote (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2018-02-15SenateSenator Stoops added as cosponsor
2018-02-13SenateSenator Messmer added as third sponsor
2018-02-13SenateSenator Doriot added as second sponsor
2018-02-13SenateSenator Head added as sponsor
2018-02-13SenateSenator Doriot removed as sponsor
2018-02-12SenateSenator Messmer removed as second sponsor
2018-02-12SenateSenator Tomes removed as third sponsor
2018-02-01SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Commerce and Technology
2018-02-01HouseReferred to the Senate
2018-01-31HouseSenate sponsors: Senators Doriot, Messmer and Tomes
2018-01-31HouseThird reading: passed; Roll Call 100: yeas 90, nays 0
2018-01-30HouseAmendment #2 (Siegrist) prevailed; voice vote
2018-01-30HouseSecond reading: amended, ordered engrossed
2018-01-25HouseCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2018-01-22HouseRepresentative Goodin added as coauthor
2018-01-22HouseRepresentative Judy added as coauthor
2018-01-11HouseRepresentative Eberhart added as coauthor
2018-01-09HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
2018-01-09HouseAuthored by Representative Lucas

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Bill Comments

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