DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Office of the Secretary
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
Drug Enforcement Administration
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Food and Drug Administration Statement of Principles on Industrial Hemp
AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, USDA; Drug Enforcement Administration, DOJ; Food and Drug Administration, HHS.
SUMMARY: The U.S. Department of Agriculture, in consultation with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, has developed a Statement of Principles on Industrial Hemp to inform the public how Federal law applies to activities associated with industrial hemp that is grown and cultivated in accordance with Section 7606 of the Agricultural Act of 2014. The purpose of this notice is to set forth the statement in its entirety.