hemp bill http://wkms.org en Amended Hemp Bill Passes Kentucky Legislature; Comer OK With Result http://wkms.org/post/amended-hemp-bill-passes-kentucky-legislature-comer-ok-result <p></p><p><span style="color:rgb(51,51,51);font-family:Georgia,Times,serif;font-size:15.555556297302246px;line-height:21.99652862548828px">Kentucky lawmakers have achieved a compromise that would set up a regulatory framework should the federal government legalize industrial hemp.</span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-size:15.555556297302246px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-family:Georgia,Times,serif;line-height:21.99652862548828px">The so-called hemp bill—Senate Bill 50—gives control of licensing of future hemp farmers to the Industrial Hemp Commission, but allow the Kentucky State Police to do background checks on the farmers. Wed, 27 Mar 2013 12:02:42 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 29807 at http://wkms.org Amended Hemp Bill Passes Kentucky Legislature; Comer OK With Result Comer: Industrial Hemp Bill to Get Committee Hearing Wednesday http://wkms.org/post/comer-industrial-hemp-bill-get-committee-hearing-wednesday <p></p><p>Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner James Comer tweeted Monday that an industrial hemp bill will get a hearing this week in the House Agriculture Committee. Mon, 04 Mar 2013 22:06:57 +0000 Kevin Willis (KPR) 28856 at http://wkms.org Comer: Industrial Hemp Bill to Get Committee Hearing Wednesday Kentucky State Senate Passes Hemp Bill http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-state-senate-passes-hemp-bill <p></p><p>The state Senate has passed a bill aimed at creating a hemp industry in Kentucky, though the bill's future appears to lack the support of key government leaders. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 23:02:39 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 28101 at http://wkms.org Kentucky State Senate Passes Hemp Bill Gatewood Hemp Bill http://wkms.org/post/gatewood-hemp-bill <p>Kentucky State Senator Perry Clark says his medical marijuana bill may still be far from gaining the General Assembly&rsquo;s approval, but he plans to introduce it again in the next legislative session.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 16:03:44 +0000 Devin Katayama 18814 at http://wkms.org Gatewood Hemp Bill the morning cram [so long, and thanks for all the fish edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-so-long-and-thanks-all-fish-edition <p>Apparently political candidates, unlike everyone else, really enjoy long goodbyes.</p><p>NPR reports people are beginning to question Rick Santorum&#39;s&nbsp;<a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/itsallpolitics/2012/04/05/149992080/kick-off-the-second-half-or-why-some-politicians-dont-know-when-to-say-when">continuing campaign</a>, as they have Gingrich and Paul&#39;s for a while.</p> Thu, 05 Apr 2012 15:49:11 +0000 Gary Pitts 17527 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [so long, and thanks for all the fish edition]