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House Funding Bill Includes Hemp Pilot Program Extension

Lawmakers, agriculture regulators, and hemp industry stakeholders have been calling for more time to get up to speed with the USDA’s new hemp regulations.

Congress
Lobbying

Who Is Newly Lobbying On Cannabis?

At the federal level, more than a dozen entities have begun to lobby on cannabis-related issues, including hemp and CBD, or adjusted their focus.

Business

The IRS Is Building Cannabis Compliance Teams

In a virtual UCLA panel this week, a rep from the IRS laid out how the tax agency is aiming to work with the cannabis industry.

Lobbying

National Cannabis Lobbying Falls, Again

The amount of money that cannabis-focused entities spent on cannabis lobbying at the federal level fell for the third quarter in a row, following an unprecedented rise in 2019.