Articles By Alyson Martin
The legislation targets include cultivation, cannabinoid hemp products, an audit of the Office of Cannabis Management, and underage cannabis use.
The research comes amid a broader agency effort to collect data on cannabinoids, which will help shape forthcoming rules on approved products.
These farmers will be the first to supply the state’s adult use industry, set to launch in late 2022.
The Food and Drug Administration letters came the same week New York regulators reiterated that THC products made from hemp are “strictly prohibited.”
A letter from regulators to Cannabinoid Hemp license holders and applicants aims to curb the proliferation of THC products made from hemp.
The House of Representatives passed a bill, years in the making, to legalize and regulate cannabis for medical and religious purposes.
The proposed $4.8 million investment would go toward multi agency efforts on outreach and technical assistance for cannabis entrepreneurs.
Starting Thursday, anyone 21 and older will be able to purchase cannabis in New Jersey.
Regulators are allowing the state’s hemp growers to supply the state’s adult use cannabis industry, slated to launch later in 2022.