North American Industrial Hemp Council
Hemp food companies are given a 120-day grace period to dispose of
inventories, and all consumption is immediately banned. Interested
parties including the general public along with hemp-product companies
are given 60 days to comment on the new rules. As well as filing formal
comments with DEA, interested parties can contact their senators and
members of Congress to present their views on the new rules.
The DEA states in 01-25024: "DATES: This interim rule is effective
October 9, 2001. Comments must be received by DEA on or before
December 10, 2001.
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