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» FDA Regulation of Cannabis and Cannabis-Derived Products: Questions and Answers (7/15/19)

» What You Need to Know (And What the FDA is Working to Find Out) About Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-derived Compounds, Including CBD (7/15/19)

» FDA Official to Keynote Major Hemp Industry Conference Next Month (7/15/19)

» FDA Says It is Speeding Up the CBD Regulation Process (7/15/19)

» Congress Votes to Allow Home Loans for Veterans Working in Marijuana Industry (7/12/19)

» Senate Hearing on Marijuana Banking Bill Could Happen this Month (7/12/19)

» Guam Customs Chief: Seized CBD Products Await FDA Clearance (7/12/19)

» Lawmakers And Witnesses Clash on Strategy During Congressional Hearing on Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition (7/9/19)

» Iowa's AG Office Issues Guidance on Hemp and CBD (7/9/19)

» Youth Marijuana Use Declined in States that Legalized, Study Finds (7/9/19)

» Congressional Research Service Report on CBD and Hemp Extracts (7/8/19)

» Lawmakers Grow Impatient for FDA Cannabis Rules (7/8/19)

» Michigan Issues Emergency Recreational Marijuana Rules (7/8/19)

» Indiana Companies Challenge State’s Ban on Smokable Hemp (7/8/19)

» Illinois Governor Signs Historic Marijuana Legalization Bill (6/26/19)

» Oregon Governor Signs Bill to Allow Interstate Marijuana Imports and Exports (6/26/19)

» National Sheriffs’ Association Calls for Marijuana Rescheduling (6/26/19)

» Congressional Research Report on Hemp-Derived Cannabidiol (CBD) and Related Hemp Extracts (6/25/19)

» Banks Accepted Significantly More Marijuana Businesses In 2019, Federal Data Shows (6/25/19)

» USDA Sets Target Deadline To Release Hemp Regulations (6/25/19)

» Nikki Fried, FL Agriculture Commissioner, Promises CBD Products Enforcement Soon (6/25/19)

» Congress Votes To Block Feds From Enforcing Marijuana Laws In Legal States (6/24/19)

» House Passes Amendments Stripping DEA Funding And Pushing FDA To Regulate CBD (6/24/19)

» New York Lawmakers Back Bill Regulating Hemp Extracts (6/24/19)

» The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Posts a Blog About its Efforts to Formulate CBD Regulations (6/18/19)


Passage of the 2018 Farm Bill (the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018) has generated a great deal of interest in cannabis, and products containing CBD, or cannabidiol. CDA aims to provide you with the latest information on legislative and regulatory activity related to cannabis and CBD through this resource page. We will add and materials and resources here as information becomes available.

Webinar: "Legal Cannabis is a Game Changer"

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In this webinar, session highlights include:

  • How cannabis is and will continue to impact EVERY consumer industry
  • The legal cannabis industry is evolving rapidly; understand where it has been and where it is going
  • Take a look at the direct impact legal cannabis is having across consumer product sectors, specifically relevant to the Convenience channel
  • The conversation isn’t just about THC; CBD and other cannabinoids are taking off


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