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HF 793

as introduced - 91st Legislature (2019 - 2020) Posted on 02/07/2019 02:07pm

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.

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Introduction Posted on 02/07/2019

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A bill for an act
relating to public safety; providing that the sale or possession of cannabidiol is not
a crime; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:

Section 1.

new text begin [152.185] POSSESSION OR SALE OF CANNABIDIOL.
new text end

new text begin (a) Cannabidiol (CBD) that is derived from industrial hemp as defined in section 18K.02,
subdivision 3, is not a controlled substance.
new text end

new text begin (b) A person does not violate this chapter simply by possessing or selling CBD as
described in paragraph (a).
new text end

new text begin (c) Paragraph (b) does not prevent a person from being charged with or convicted of a
violation of this chapter or any other crime if the person's conduct is criminalized elsewhere.
new text end

new text begin EFFECTIVE DATE. new text end

new text begin This section is effective August 1, 2019, and applies to acts
committed on or after that date.
new text end