Indiana House Unanimously Votes to Legalize CBD

There are several bills dealing with the issue this session, in both chambers, and the measure approved Tuesday takes the simplest approach.

January 31, 2018

Cannabidiol, or CBD, would become legal for anyone in the state of Indiana under legislation unanimously approved by the full House.

There are several bills dealing with the issue this session, in both chambers. The measure approved Tuesday takes the simplest approach.

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It defines CBD as a byproduct of the cannabis plant that contains no more than 0.3 percent THC, a psychoactive ingredient. And it legalizes CBD. Rep. Bill Friend (R-Macy), the measure’s author, says cannabidiol should be treated like an herbal supplement.

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