Regulatory reports

Hemp banned but enforcement mild: India regulatory report

Written by Marija Obradovic || 11th September 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Asia
India
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
In our look at the regulatory picture in India we find that while CBD is regulated at a federal level, states also have their own rules and regulations with some more lenient than others ...

Washington State regulatory snapshot, September 2019

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 10th September 2019 || Regulatory reports |

North America
United States
Washington
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Hemp may be legally grown, processed, possessed, transferred, sold, and traded in Washington State. This report provides further details of the regulations ...

Tennessee regulatory snapshot, September 2019

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 4th September 2019 || Regulatory reports |

North America
Tennessee
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
A hemp licence is required to possess or grow “rooted hemp” in the US state of Tennessee, and import and export is generally allowed subject to meeting requirements ...

Virginia regulatory snapshot, September 2019

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 3rd September 2019 || Regulatory reports |

North America
United States
Virginia
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Virginian law differentiates between dealer, grower, processor, and a person who buys industrial hemp for personal use or retail sale in the state – all of which is legal in Virginia ...

South Carolina regulatory snapshot, August 2019

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 30th August 2019 || Regulatory reports |

North America
South Carolina
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Our latest updates on the regulations regarding South Carolina's laws around growing, processing and import and export of CBD products can be found here ...

Georgia regulatory snapshot, August 2019

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 30th August 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Georgia
North America
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
CBD end-products with no more than 0.3% THC are within the regulations of the law in Georgia, providing they are not added to foodstuff. This report provides details ...

Connecticut regulatory snapshot, August 2019

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 29th August 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Connecticut
North America
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
State regulations for Connecticut relating to permits, processing, import and export of CBD products are outlined here ...

Massachusetts regulatory snapshot, August 2019

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 28th August 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Massachusetts
North America
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
State regulations governing the growing, processing, import, export and sale of CBD products in Massachusetts are outlined here ...

New Jersey regulatory snapshot, August 2019

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 28th August 2019 || Regulatory reports |

New Jersey
North America
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Hemp products not exceeding the federal limit of 0.3% THC content are explicitly legal in New Jersey. This report provides details ...

Pennsylvania regulatory snapshot, August 2019

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 26th August 2019 || Regulatory reports |

North America
Pennsylvania
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Pennsylvania is one of the US states that has implemented the 2018 federal Farm Bill, and distinguishes between industrial hemp and marijuana ...

Greece regulatory snapshot, August 2019

Written by Elba Manzanilla Zapata || 26th August 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Greece
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Our latest look at the regulations governing CBD in Greece details what can be grown, what products are allowed on the market and what further regulations are proposed ...

Enforcement remains light: UK regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 23rd August 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
United Kingdom
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
In our latest look at the rules and regulations governing CBD in England, Wales and Scotland, we look at what can and can't be produced or sold and what licences are required ...

Slovakia regulatory snapshot, August 2019

Written by Lenka Hajnovicova || 21st August 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Slovakia
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Under Slovak law, CBD is classed as a psychotropic substance and as such it cannot be extracted, stored, or used for manufacture of final products without authorisation under the Narcotics Act ...

Japan regulatory snapshot, August 2019

Written by Lenka Hajnovicova || 5th August 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Asia
Japan
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Japanese law is easygoing on some aspects of the CBD market and very strict on others, as a result of the country’s rigorous regulation of cannabis ...

Chile regulatory snapshot, July 2019

Written by Elsa Carrasco || 2nd August 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Chile
South America
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
This report examines the somewhat ambiguous legal position of hemp and CBD products in Chile, where there is no clear legislative regime for CBD, and where isolated CBD is not a scheduled substance ...

Italy regulatory snapshot, July 2019

Written by Elba Manzanilla Zapata || 29th July 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Italy
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
In our latest regulatory snapshot, we look at the current situation in Italy — where taxes and rules have been changing regularly over recent times ...

China regulatory snapshot, July 2019

Written by CBD-Intel || 29th July 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Asia
China
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
CBD-Intel's report on the regulatory status of CBD in China provides all you need to know about the present legal status of CBD, plus hemp cultivation and much more ...

Texas regulatory snapshot, July 2019

Written by CBD-Intel || 10th July 2019 || Regulatory reports |

North America
Texas
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
The Texas hemp plan, legalising the cultivation, handling and processing of hemp in the state, became law on 10th June – but would-be manufacturers are still having to wait ...

Illinois regulatory snapshot, June 2019

Written by Elsa Carrasco || 26th June 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Illinois
North America
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
In this report we look at the state of Illinois and the new regulations that are set to come in to effect in the near...

South Africa regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 20th June 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Africa
South Africa
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
While cannabis and hemp are controlled substances in South Africa, most finished CBD products are probably legal without a licence – as long as they meet certain conditions ...

Canada regulatory report: major updates

Written by Marija Obradovic || 13th June 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Canada
North America
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Canada is the centre for the world’s largest cannabis companies and has recently implemented a wide-ranging new regulatory environment for all cannabis products ...

Pennsylvania regulatory snapshot

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 11th June 2019 || Regulatory reports |

North America
Pennsylvania
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Continuing CBD-Intel's ongoing series of concise reports on how CBD is regulated across the US, we consider the state of Pennsylvania ...

Peru regulatory snapshot

Written by Elba Manzanilla Zapata || 7th June 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Peru
South America
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
In our latest regulatory snapshot we look at the new rules that have been introduced in Peru ...

Florida regulatory snapshot

Written by Elba Manzanilla Zapata || 4th June 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Florida
North America
United States
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
As part of our ongoing series of concise reports on how CBD is regulated across the US, we look at Florida – where a new law is on the way ...

Russia regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 28th May 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Russia
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
CBD-Intel's report on the regulatory status of CBD in Russia provides all you need to know about the present legal status of CBD, plus hemp cultivation and much...

North Carolina regulatory snapshot

Written by Lenka Hajnovicova || 20th May 2019 || Regulatory reports |

North America
North Carolina
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
As part of our ongoing series of concise reports on how CBD is regulated across the United States, we look at North Carolina – where changes could be on the horizon ...

Michigan regulatory snapshot

Written by Lenka Hajnovicova || 15th May 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Michigan
North America
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
CBD products derived from industrial hemp are legal in the US state of Michigan, subject to certain conditions and regulations, which are explained in this CBD-Intel snapshot ...

Ohio regulatory snapshot

Written by Elsa Carrasco || 14th May 2019 || Regulatory reports |

North America
Ohio
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Hemp is legal only for medical purposes under current Ohio state law, which makes no distinction between hemp and marijuana. But changes may be coming after the Senate passed a regulating bill ...

New York State regulatory snapshot

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 13th May 2019 || Regulatory reports |

New York
North America
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Our first regulatory snapshot on New York State explains the legal status of CBD and CBD products, hemp and hemp extracts, and the rules governing their cultivation, processing, import and export ...

Turkey regulatory snapshot

Written by Lenka Hajnovicova || 7th May 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Turkey
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
While the regulations governing CBD are extremely harsh, the Turkish government recently announced the launch of hemp cultivation for industrial use on a large scale ...

California regulatory snapshot

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 7th May 2019 || Regulatory reports |

California
North America
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
The sale of CBD, hemp extracts and flowers is legal in California, subject to a minimal regulatory burden, which CBD-Intel explains in detail in our first US state regulatory snapshot ...

CBD in South Africa: regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 2nd May 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Africa
South Africa
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Cannabis and CBD are controlled substances in South Africa. Our snapshot gives you the details of what may be allowed and what is not ...

Growing cannabis permitted under licence: Colombia regulatory report

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 2nd April 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Colombia
South America
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
In our latest look at South America, we find that in Colombia importing seeds for growing cannabis, or cannabis by-products, is only permitted under licence. CBD final products are allowed if they are within the legal limits (THC...

CBD in Serbia: regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 19th February 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Serbia
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
While CBD is not specifically regulated in Serbia, CBD-Intel has found clear differences between legal theory and production practice, and confusion within the authorities, in a country that aims to join the EU in 2025 ...

CBD in Brazil: regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 8th February 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Brazil
South America
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
A bill on the regulation of medical cannabis is currently being debated in the national legislature of Brazil, where CBD is a controlled substance and industrial hemp, like the cannabis plant, is banned ...

CBD in Sweden: regulatory snapshot

Written by Elba Manzanilla Zapata || 5th February 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Sweden
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
This report covers the regulatory status of CBD-related products in Sweden While the EU has allowed varieties of industrial hemp to be grown in Sweden in accordance with EU rules, cannabidiol extracts are currently widely subject to medicines legislation...

CBD in Portugal: regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 4th February 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Portugal
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
In our overview of CBD regulations in Portugal. we find that cultivation of industrial hemp is allowed, CBD edibles are interpreted as novel food and medical cannabis legislation has now been adopted ...