W. Va. Code § 19-12E-1 to 19-12E-9
- “Industrial Hemp that has not more than 1 percent tetrahydrocannabinol is considered an agricultural crop in this state if grown for…purposes authorized…”
- Requires Industrial Hemp growers be licensed by the state.
- Creates a complete defense to prosecution under criminal code for marijuana possession or cultivation.
Read more here: State Industrial Hemp Statutes – NCLS Website