Industrial Hemp Bill Headed to Illinois House

There’s one piece of legislation that seems to be getting broad bipartisan support in Springfield. Source: Industrial Hemp Bill Headed to
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In alignment with federal law, the current pilot program creates an industrial hemp pilot program which allows the Illinois Department of Agriculture or state institutions of higher education to grow hemp for research purposes. Educational institutions must offer a 4-year agriculture degree in order to participate.

READ ILLINOIS’ HEMP LEGISLATION: Stat. ch. 720 § 550/15.2 (2016)

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