Hemp products; license and label requirements. (SB1393)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Hemp products; license and label requirements. Requires the Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services to adopt certain regulations relating to industrial hemp and industrial hemp extracts intended for inhalation, as defined in the bill, that include labeling requirements, batch testing requirements, and tolerances for contaminants of such products. The bill requires any manufacturer of a hemp product, wholesale supplier that sells hemp products, or retail establishment that sells hemp products to register with the Board and pay an annual fee for a license to sell such products and also requires hemp products sold or offered for sale to have certain information included on the label. The bill updates the definition of industrial hemp to match the definition in federal law. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2023Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23104067D
01/11/2023Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/24/2023Rereferred from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2023Rereferred to Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/24/2023Assigned Rehab sub: Cannabis
01/27/2023Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/27/2023Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with substitute (10-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2023Committee substitute printed 23105778D-S1
01/27/2023Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/02/2023Passed by indefinitely in Finance and Appropriations (15-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)