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The Industrial Hemp Farming Act

H.R. 525: Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2013

Summary: To amend the Controlled Substances Act to exclude industrial hemp from the definition of marihuana, and for other purposes. (More Info)

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Marijuana Policy Project 154,664 Facebook fans 40,369 Twitter followers

Hemp could be legal! Ask your elected officials in Congress to support the hemp amendment to the farm bill. One of the most absurd consequences of our war on marijuana is that hemp has been caught up in the debate. Even though it contains virtually no THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana, the DEA considers hemp no different than marijuana, placing it in Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act alongside heroin and LSD. As a result, it’s illegal for American farmers to grow it, and the U.S. imports millions of dollars in hemp products from countries like ...

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Vote Hemp 65,848 Facebook fans

Vote Hemp strongly supports Rep. Massie and Rep. Schrader's Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2013 and its companion bill in the Senate, S. 359, which is sponsored by Sen. Wyden along with 4 bipartisan cosponsors.

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