SPRING HOPE, NC — (Marketwired) — 08/24/17 — Hemp, Inc. (OTC PINK: HEMP) is pleased to report that the bipartisan Industrial Hemp Farming Act, introduced by Congressmen James Comer (R-Ky.), Jared Polis (D-Colo.), Thomas Massie (R-Ky.), and Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) is “back for its seventh iteration in the House, this time with momentum for passage, according to a bipartisan coalition of congressional leaders and agricultural advocates.” According to Congressman Bob Goodlatte, “the Industrial Hemp Farming Act, which falls partly under the jurisdiction of the House Judiciary Committee, removes industrial hemp from the definition of a controlled substance and gives states the authority to carry out responsible hemp cultivation programs, should they so choose.” It would, essentially, allow for responsible, commercial production of industrial hemp without fear of violating federal law.
Bruce Perlowin, CEO of Hemp, Inc. (OTC PINK: HEMP) said, “Most farmers want to cultivate hemp. Let’s face it. The government is losing the battle on prohibiting industrial hemp on the federal level. Industrial hemp has been around since the beginning of our nation. Not to mention, it’s considered a