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Tennessee Hemp Legalization Bill Signed Into Law After 117 to 2 Vote in Legislature

Legislation (House Bill 2032) legalizing the licensed cultivation and production of industrial hemp has been signed into law in Tennessee by Governor Bill Haslam. With 119 members of the state’s legislature voting on the bill, only two members voted “No”. The new law, introduced by Representative Jeremy Faison (R-Cosby), allows farmers to cultivate hemp as an …

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Bill to Legalize Hemp Passes Tennessee House Committee

House Bill 2032, a proposal to fully legalize the cultivation and production of industrial hemp, has received approval from Tennessee’s House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee. It now heads to the House Government Operations Committee, where its passage will send it to the full House of Representatives. The proposed law, introduced by Representative Jeremy Faison (R-Cosby), would …

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