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H.R. 8179 (116th): Hemp and Hemp-Derived CBD Consumer Protection and Market Stabilization Act of 2020

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To make hemp, cannabidiol derived from hemp, and any other ingredient derived from hemp lawful for use under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act as a dietary ingredient in a dietary supplement, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Kurt Schrader

Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 4, 2020
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Sep 4, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 4, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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Position statements

What stakeholders are saying

OneCert We support the idea behind H.R. 8179, though the bill lacks provisions to ensure that conflicting components of other federal code are also changed. For instance, the current code (Title 21, Chapter II, 1308.35) states:

History

Sep 4, 2020
 
Introduced

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H.R. 8179 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 8179. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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