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Indiana Senate Votes to Legalize Hemp

Indiana’s full Senate has given approval to Senate Bill 357, a proposal to legalize industrial hemp. The measure was approved unanimously last week by the Senate Agriculture Committee, and now moves to the House of Representatives, where its passage will send it to the governor for final consideration. During the bill’s public hearing in the Senate Agriculture Committee, not …

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Indiana Senate Committee Unanimously Approves Hemp Legalization Proposal

Yesterday Indiana’s Senate Agriculture Committee gave unanimous approval to Senate Bill 357, a measure to legalize hemp under state law. “This is a plant that has been used for centuries throughout the world and has tremendous potential,” says Senator Richard Young, the bill’s primary sponsor. The proposal now moves to the full Senate for debate, where its …

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