In a four-point legal opinion issued by the agency, USDA specified that hemp has been removed from the Controlled Substances Act (CSA), states and Indian tribes may not prohibit the interstate transportation of lawfully marketed hemp products -- including those that fall under the more limited research-focused provisions of the previous 2014 Farm Bill -- and that restrictions on participation in the hemp industry apply for individuals with felony drug convictions.

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