H. R. 1428
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
March 7, 2023
Mr. Trone (for himself, Mr. Joyce of Ohio, Ms. Mace, Ms. Pingree, Mr. Blumenauer, Ms. Titus, and Ms. Bonamici) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Agriculture
To amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to repeal the prohibition for certain individuals convicted of a felony offense to participate in hemp production, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Free to Grow Act of 2023.
Repeal of felony with respect to hemp production
Section 297B(e)(3)(B) of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (7 U.S.C. 1639p(e)(3)(B)) is repealed.