Hemp Cultivation in Montana?
The situation in Montana: For other articles see events page or answer 20.
A major effort is underway to push hemp legislation through various state governments.
HEMP BILLS BECOME LAW IN THREE STATES
Hemp legislation introduced in North Dakota, Montana, and Virginia became law early last year.
Montana House Resolution No. 2 requests the federal government to repeal restrictions on the production of industrial hemp. The resolution passed by a vote of 95 to 4 and became law on February 19, 1999.
North Dakota Senate Bill 2328 permits the University of North Dakota to undertake research on the production and processing of industrial hemp. The bill became law upon the governor's approval on March 15, 1999.
Virginia House Joint Resolution No. 94 urges Congress to permit the controlled, experimental cultivation of hemp in Virginia. The House approved the measure by a vote of 76 to 23, and the Senate later endorsed the measure unanimously. The bill became law on February 18, 1999.
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*Industrial-Hemp has no psychoactive properties following definition of the European Economic Community (EEC); THC content is less than 0.3%. In general, low THC-seed varieties without psychoactive properties are those that have a THC content of less than 1%. (See also No-THC Hemp-seed.) THC= Delta-9 TetraHydroCannabinol.
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