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      house Committees
      House Committee on Energy and Commerce
      Health
      House Committee on the Judiciary
      Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations
    IntroducedFebruary 6th, 2013

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Title

Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2013

Official Title

To amend the Controlled Substances Act to exclude industrial hemp from the definition of marihuana, and for other purposes.

Summary

Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2013 - Amends the Controlled Substances Act to exclude industrial hemp from the definition of "marihuana." Defines "industrial hemp" to mean the plant Cannabis sativa L. and any part of such plant, whether growing or not, with a delta-nine tetrahydrocannabinol concentration of not more than 0.3 percent on a dry weight basis. Deems Cannabis sativa L. to meet that concentration limit if a person grows or processes it for purposes of making industrial hemp in accordance with state law.