Legislation

Oregon THC field tests begin; state will regulate delta-8 THC

Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) agents have started visiting state hemp farms with THC field test kits after the commission…

July 22, 2021

Argentina’s Senate advances bill on hemp, medical cannabis

Argentina's Senate has overwhelmingly approved a law that would establish a regulatory framework for the development of the medical cannabis and industrial…

July 16, 2021

New Oregon law calls for more THC tests, regulations for delta-8

Oregon will ramp up THC testing in hemp fields as law enforcement officials worry that some growers are nurturing marijuana…

July 15, 2021

Regional commission in Sardinia green-lights proposed hemp bill

A regional commission in Sardinia has green-lighted a bill that would regulate the production and processing of hemp, setting the…

July 2, 2021

German lawmakers delay changes that would help hemp industry

A coalition of German political parties postponed action on reforms stakeholders say would help ease the bureaucracy for hemp farmers…

June 29, 2021

Amendments to Lithuania’s hemp law could spark €100 million market

Lithuania's Seimas, the parliament's upper house, has overwhelmingly passed a set of amendments clearly indicating an intention to allow the…

June 18, 2021

Hemp operators in Portugal frustrated by questionable rules

Portuguese hemp stakeholders say rules in a new law covering medical cannabis and hemp put undue burdens on the industry…

June 14, 2021

Passage of law in Argentina could spark $500 million market

Regulated medical cannabis and hemp industries in Argentina could generate 10,000 new jobs, $500 million in domestic sales and $50…

June 11, 2021

Texas coalition fights off ban on delta-8 THC as proposed law dies

A Texas bill that would have outlawed products containing delta-8 THC has died in the legislature after agreement could not…

June 10, 2021

Czech Parliament advances bill that would set THC limit for hemp at 1.0%

A bill that would establish the THC limit for industrial hemp at a full 1.0% and set the stage for…

June 7, 2021