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Rhode Island House of Representatives Votes to Legalize Hemp

Rhode Island’s full House of Representatives has voted to legalize industrial hemp through the passage of House Bill 6177. Introduced by Representative Cale Keable (D-Burrillville) and cosponsored by Representatives Newberry, Price, Blazejewski, and Slater, House Bill 6177 would allow those who register with the state to cultivate and produce industrial hemp, which is defined by …

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Rhode Island House Committee Votes to Legalize Hemp

With 14 to 2 vote, Rhode Island’s House Health, Education and Welfare Committee has voted to pass House Bill 6177, a proposal that would legalize the production and cultivation of industrial hemp. Introduced by Representative Cale Keable (D-Burrillville), and cosponsored by Representatives Newberry, Price, Blazejewski, and Slater, House Bill 6177 would allow those who pass a criminal …

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