H.R.4164: Water for Hemp

Author's Summary:  To provide that the owner of a water right may use the water for the cultivation of industrial hemp, if otherwise authorized by State law.

IB Summary:  This bill targets hemp production here in Colorado which makes sense as Polis is our US Representative!

Status: Introduced on 10/27/2017. Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Links: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/4164?r=1

Other: Co-sponsored by Jared Polis.