Industrial hemp; definition, maximum THC concentration. (HB1566)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Industrial hemp; maximum THC concentration. Increases, in the definition of "industrial hemp," the maximum concentration of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in the plant Cannabis sativa from 0.3 percent to one percent. The bill also includes in the definition of "hemp product" the raw materials of any part of the plant Cannabis sativa and eliminates the requirement that the product be otherwise lawful. Read the Bill »


12/04/2020: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/14/2020Presented and ordered printed 20105524D
01/14/2020Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/17/2020Assigned ACNR sub: Agriculture
01/22/2020Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2021
01/29/2020Continued to 2021 in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
12/04/2020Left in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources