Hemp, wolf and carbon bills clear House Ag Committee

The House Agriculture Committee has approved three bills dealing with hemp, wolves and carbon, but they must clear the Joint Ways and Means Committee before coming up for a floor vote.

Oregon’s Capital press reports…..

SALEM — Bills impacting hemp, wolves and carbon have won approval from a key Oregon legislative committee but may get a tougher reception from lawmakers who control spending.

The House Agriculture Committee voted in favor of three bills on Feb. 15:

• House Bill 4089, which fixes language in Oregon’s hemp laws to comply with federal requirements permitting research into the crop, which is otherwise considered a controlled substance.

Here’s the Bill as of today 19 Feb 2018Introduced HB 4089 hemp bill amendments : approved Or Ag Comm