Attention all Colorado Hemp Companies producing any CBD or other cannabinoid product made from Industrial Hemp.
GHC is working on killing the GW Pharma bill, HB18-1187 here in Colorado. This is the most important issue in hemp currently and if this bill passes it could have enormous consequence on the growing and thriving Hemp Industry and CBD products here in Colorado and nation wide.
STAKEHOLDER MEETING w/ one or more bill sponsors and GW Pharma lobbyist this THURSDAY (2.15.18) at 11:15 am (LIMITED ROOM)- please let us know if you are coming! Located in the Barney Ford room on the 2nd floor.
Please be aware that Bob Hoban, the HIA-CO and all member's of the Hemp Policy Round Table SUPPORT this bill language currently according to the their lobbyist and HIA-CO.
2. READ FACT SHEET addressing the Colorado Hemp Industries top concerns and objections to this Bill and agenda. CLICK HERE to read
3.ATTEND - There is a stakeholders meeting w/Bill Sponsors scheduled this Thursday at 11:15 at the State Capital. Located in theBarney Ford room on the 2nd floor at the State Capital. PLEASE LET US KNOW YOU ARE COMING DUE TO LIMITED ROOM
PLEASE BE THERE EARLY and NO LATER THEN 11:15 am
4. SEND PRODUCT EXAMPLES - If you can attend the Thursday meeting please bring a sample of any and all CBD and or hemp cannabinoid based product you/your company produces in hand so Veronica can use during the meeting. Please give these samples to Veronica as soon as you arrive at meeting.
If you can not attend, please mail one single sample of any and all CBD and or hemp cannabinoids products you have to Veronica Carpio – 7411 Decatur St. Westminster, CO 80030
All Samples MUST be received by Wednesday
All samples will be used during meeting to show live examples of the amazing hemp products being produced in Colorado as well as how these products and all the benefits could likely be effects if this bill passed.
Please note that products will not be returned if shipped or picked up before meeting.
TAKE A POSITION: The current position of GHC is a NO on this bill as is! We will not negotiate with Big Pharma. Please stand with us and lets stop this bill which will have great impact on the future of Colorado hemp once GW Pharma get FDA approval in June.
STAY INFORMED/FOLLOW UP: Depending on what happens Thursday and thereafter, this bill is scheduled to go before the House:Public Health Care & Human Services Committee on Tuesday February 20th. 2018 at 1:30. We will all need to be there to testify against the bill and support a NO vote by the committee.
Please note that this may take 2 or more hours of testimony and discussion before a vote by this members of this committee. A few hours of your time will be well spent in effort to prevent this bill from passing the Committee.