Statement of Principles on Industrial Hemp

A Notice by the Agriculture Department, the Drug Enforcement Administration, and the Food and Drug Administration on 08/12/2016

The U.S. Department of Agriculture, in consultation with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, has developed a Statement of Principles on Industrial Hemp to inform the public how Federal law applies to activities associated with industrial hemp that is grown and cultivated in accordance with Section 7606 of the Agricultural Act of 2014. The purpose of this notice is to set forth the statement in its entirety.

Publication Date: 08/12/2016

Dates: This Statement of Principles is applicable August 12, 2016.

Document Type: Notice

Document Citation: 81 FR 53395

Page: 53395-53396 (2 pages)

Document Number: 2016-19146


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