Members interested in the hemp-related provisions of the recently enacted 2018 Farm Bill may find this article by Washington law firm McDermott, Will & Emery of interest. It outlines the changes in the 2018 Farm Bill and current U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulation of CBD containing products. The relevant section begins on page 18.
The Convenience Distribution Association (CDA), formerly AWMA, is the trade organization working on behalf of convenience products distributors in the United States. Its distributor members represent more than $92 billion in U.S convenience product sales, serving a wide variety of small retail formats. Associate members include leading convenience product manufacturers, brokers, retailers, suppliers and others allied to the industry.