|Introduced in House||Passed House||Introduced in Senate||Passed Senate||Became Law|
Industrial hemp products; signage, green cross emblem.
Authorizes any locality to adopt ordinances restricting the display by any business that sells hemp products of the symbol of a green cross with arms of equal length on exterior signage. The bill also authorizes the Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services to adopt regulations restricting such display.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:
1. That � 3.2-4114 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted and that the Code of Virginia is amended by adding in Article 1 of Chapter 9 of Title 15.2 a section numbered 15.2-926.5 as follows:
� 3.2-4114. Regulations.
A. The Board may adopt regulations pursuant to this chapter as necessary to register persons to grow, deal in, or process industrial hemp or implement the provisions of this chapter.
B. The Board may adopt regulations pursuant to this chapter to restrict the display on exterior signage of the symbol of a green cross with arms of equal length by any business that sells hemp products.
� 15.2-926.5. Local regulation of signage displaying green cross symbol.
Any locality may by ordinance restrict the display on exterior signage of the symbol of a green cross with arms of equal length by any business that sells hemp products as defined in � 3.2-4112.
|01/22/2020||House||House: Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (3-Y 3-N)|
|01/14/2020||House||House: Assigned ACNR sub: Agriculture|
|12/30/2019||House||House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100821D|
|12/30/2019||House||House: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources|