Mississippi Hemp Law

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No hemp was grown last year

On this page you will find the most current Mississippi hemp law along with a history of how Mississippi hemp bills have progressed through the State capitol over the years.  We also provide links to important information concerning Mississippi hemp programs and state agency advisories or opinion letters. Our goal is to keep the public, media and policy makers informed on each states status concerning hemp law and policy.

Mississippi Industrial Hemp Legislation

HB 562

An act to authorize the growing and handling of industrial hemp; to define certain terms; to require the licensing of hemp growers by the department of agriculture and commerce.

Status: Died in Judiciary B Committee.

HB 1201

Industrial hemp; legalize and regulate for certain purposes. Introduced on 1/20/2014 and referred to Agriculture and Judiciary committees. Download the text of HB 1201 here(PDF file 143k).