Missouri Legislative Committee Votes 10 to 1 to Legalize Hemp

Missouri’s House hemphempEconomic Development and Business Attraction and Retention Committee has voted 10 to 1 to legalize the production and cultivation of industrial hemp through the passage of House Bill 830.

House Bill 830, filed by Representative Paul Curtman, would reclassify cannabis as a legal agricultural product in the state, and would establish a system of licensing and regulations for those wishing to cultivate the crop.

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