North Carolina Proposes Smokable Hemp Ban as Demand Grows
North Carolina's House is considering a smokable hemp ban after it recently passed the state Senate.
- Published 4 July 2019
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CLIMAX, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina is the latest state considering a ban on smokable hemp, a product that’s exploding along with the health craze surrounding a compound in the plant known as CBD. Besides federal regulations laid out in the Hemp Farming Act of 2018, the Food and Drug Administration has no additional regulations on smokable hemp, leaving states to figure out how to govern it themselves. This year, Indiana, Louisiana and Texas banned…