Bill Text: VA HB249 | 2020 | Regular Session | Prefiled

Bill Title: Hemp products; regulation, labeling.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2020-01-22 - Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (1-Y 5-N) [HB249 Detail]

Download: Virginia-2020-HB249-Prefiled.html
Offered January 8, 2020
Prefiled December 30, 2019
A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 3.2-4114.3, relating to hemp products; labeling; regulation.
Patron-- Lindsey
Committee Referral Pending

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That the Code of Virginia is amended by adding a section numbered 3.2-4114.3 as follows:

§3.2-4114.3. Regulation of hemp products; labeling.

A. The Board shall adopt regulations governing the use of the term "CBD" in any labeling, branding, advertisement, marketing, or signage related to a hemp product. Such regulations shall prohibit the use of the term "CBD" in connection with a hemp product and shall authorize the use of the term "H-CBD" or "Hemp CBD" for such product.

B. The Board may adopt regulations governing the labeling, sale, offer for sale, marketing, and advertising of hemp products.