New Hampshire still isn’t over the hemp hump
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Posted on 9/24/2019 by
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While recreational marijuana isn’t legal in New Hampshire, hemp now is – in theory, however, not reality.

That’s because House Bill 459, the bill the Legislature passed at the end of June and signed into law by Gov. Chris Sununu on July 30, has a rather big caveat

The bill explicitly says that hemp – a product used in everything from making rope to waffles but banned for decades because of its similarity to its cousin, marijuana – “may be grown as a crop, processed, possessed and commercially traded in New Hampshire.”

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