VA HB249 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on December 30 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-22 - Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (1-Y 5-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Hemp products; regulation; labeling. Directs the Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services to adopt regulations prohibiting the use of the term "CBD" in connection with a hemp product, which current law defines to include any lawful product that contains industrial hemp, including oil containing an industrial hemp extract. The bill provides that such regulations shall authorize the use of the term "H-CBD" or "Hemp CBD" instead. The bill authorizes the Board to adopt further regulations governing the labeling and marketing of hemp products.

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Hemp products; regulation, labeling.


Roll Calls

2020-01-22 - House - House: Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (1-Y 5-N) (Y: 1 N: 5 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [FAIL]


2020-01-22HouseSubcommittee failed to recommend reporting (1-Y 5-N)
2020-01-14HouseAssigned ACNR sub: Agriculture
2019-12-30HouseReferred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
2019-12-30HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100820D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
324114.3(n/a)See Bill Text

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