2020 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Committee Approved)

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Hemp Registry

Item 99 #2s

Item 99 #2s

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Agriculture and Forestry
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services FY2021 ($300,000) FY2022 $0 GF
FY2021 $300,000 FY2022 $300,000 NGF

Page 87, line 14, strike "$4,395,211" and insert "$4,695,211".

Page 87, following line 33, insert:

"C. Notwithstanding the provisions of §§ 3.2-4114.2 and 3.2-4115, Code of Virginia, the Commissioner shall charge an annual nonrefundable fee of $250 on each application for registration, or renewal of registration, as a grower, dealer, or processor of industrial hemp pursuant to Chapter 41 of Title 3.2, Code of Virginia."


(This amendment increases the annual registration and renewal fee for industrial hemp growers from $50 to $250 resulting in approximately $300,000 NGF annually.)