Bill Steering Hemp In Supplements To NDI Notification Pathway Introduced For Third Time
Virginia Republican Morgan Griffith has same message for FDA he’s previously stated about hemp ingredients. Agency “has dragged its feet in properly regulating CBD and hemp-derived products on the market, creating confusion about its legal uses,” he says.
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All legislation introduced in Congress on establishing hemp as lawful dietary ingredient also would extend change to food ingredients. Two hemp derivatives among 12 ingredients on FDA’s first list of food ingredients unsafe for use in food.
US Hemp Roundtable general counsel cautions congressional leaders about “agency’s misguided use of incomplete safety data as the basis for its continued refusal to regulate CBD as a dietary supplement or food additive.”
Pathway separate from FDA’s regulation of drugs and food would include rules on content limits, labeling, disclosure of ingredients– including assurances of no contaminants, and requirements to mitigate accidental ingestion.