Proposal to Legalize Hemp Approved Unanimously Through Nebraska Senate Committee

Legislative Bill 1001, a proposal to legalize industrial hemp, has been given unanimous approval through Nebraska’s Senate Judiciary Committee.nebraska

Under the proposed law, which now moves towards a full Senate vote, industrial hemp would be explicitly legalized by removing it from the state’s list of controlled substances. Farmers would be authorized to cultivate industrial hemp once receiving a license from the state; the license fee would be set at $150 annually.

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