Referred to the Senate Agriculture, Water, Natural Resources & Parks Committee on January 28, 2021
Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on February 5, 2021
Amendment offered by Sen. Derek Stanford (Bothell) (D) on March 9, 2021
Allows the liquor and cannabis board to test samples represented as hemp obtained from a location licensed for marijuana production or processing for the sole purpose of validating THC content. Provides that until hemp extract is federally authorized for use as a food ingredient, hemp extract is not an approved food ingredient in the state. Allows a hemp processor to obtain a hemp extract certification to allow its use as a food ingredient in another state that allows the use of hemp extract as a food ingredient..
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on March 9, 2021