Governor Terry McAuliffe signed the bill to the approval of the Virginia Industrial Hemp Coalition (VIHC), which has lobbied for such legislation for years.

The bill, which will go into effect on July 1st, will allow people to produce hemp and hemp products industrially in Virginia.

HB 1277   https://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?151+ful+HB1277