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).