H.R.1635 - Charlotte's Web Medical Access Act of 2015114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Perry, Scott [R-PA-4] (Introduced 03/25/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/29/2015 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1635 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/25/2015)
Charlotte's Web Medical Access Act of 2015
Amends the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) to exclude cannabidiol and cannabidiol-rich plants: (1) from the definition of "marihuana," and (2) from treatment as a controlled substance under such Act. Defines: (1) "cannabidiol-rich plant" to mean the plant Cannabis sativa L. and any part of such plant with a delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol concentration of not more than 0.3% on a dry weight basis; and (2) "cannabidiol" to mean the substance cannabidiol, as derived from a cannabidiol-rich plant.
Exempts cannabidiol or cannabidiol-rich plants from the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.
Declares that nothing in this Act shall restrict any activities related to the use, production, or distribution of marihuana in a state in which such activities are legal under state law.
Terminates this Act three years after its enactment.