California Hemp Laws


CA FOOD & AG §81000-81010

  • Requires industrial hemp growers to be registered with the state.
  • Prohibits the possession of resin, flowering tops or leaves removed from the hemp plant.
  • Establishes registration and renewal fees for commercial growers of industrial hemp.
  • Organizes a five year review of industrial hemp’s economic impact.
  • While legislation adding this section was enacted in 2013, the law specifies that its provisions do not become operative unless authorized by federal law.

Read more here: State Industrial Hemp Statutes – NCLS Website