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New Hampshire House Votes to Legalize Unlicensed Hemp Cultivation

New Hampshire’s full House of Representatives has voted to approve House Bill 494, a proposal to explicitly legalize the cultivation of hemp without the necessity of receiving a license from the state. It was approved unanimously through a voice vote. House Bill 494 would remove hemp as a controlled substance in the state, with hemp …

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New Hampshire House Committee Votes 16 to 0 to Legalize Hemp

New Hampshire’s House Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee has voted 16 to 0 to approve House Bill 494, a proposal to legalize industrial hemp. House Bill 494, introduced by Representatives Elizabeth Edwards (D-Hillsborough), Laura Jones (R-Strafford), Robert Cushing (D-Rockingham), and Michael Sylvia (R-Belknap), would make it so that “industrial hemp shall not be designated …

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