SB 6: "An Act relating to industrial hemp; and relating to controlled substances."
00 SENATE BILL NO. 6 01 "An Act relating to industrial hemp; and relating to controlled substances." 02 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 03 * Section 1. AS 11.71.090(b) is amended by adding a new paragraph to read: 04 (4) "industrial hemp" means all parts and varieties of the plant 05 Cannabis sativa L. containing not more than 0.3 percent tetrahydrocannabinol. 06 * Sec. 2. AS 11.71.090 is amended by adding a new subsection to read: 07 (c) In a prosecution under AS 11.71.030 - 11.71.060 charging the 08 manufacture, delivery, possession, possession with intent to manufacture or deliver, or 09 display of a schedule VIA controlled substance, it is an affirmative defense that the 10 controlled substance is industrial hemp. 11 * Sec. 3. AS 17.38.200 is amended by adding a new subsection to read: 12 (j) An individual manufacturing, delivering, or displaying industrial hemp is 13 not required to apply for registration or be registered under this section. In this 14 subsection, "industrial hemp" has the meaning given in AS 11.71.090(b).