House File 2380 - ReprintedA Bill ForAn Act 1relating to acreage limitations for the production of
2hemp, and including effective date provisions.
3BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA:
1   Section 1.  Section 204.2, subsection 5, Code 2022, is
2amended to read as follows:
   35.  “Crop site” or “site” means a single contiguous parcel
4
 tract of agricultural land suitable for the planting, growing,
5or harvesting of hemp, if the parcel tract does not exceed
6forty three hundred twenty acres.
7   Sec. 2.  Section 204.4, subsection 6, Code 2022, is amended
8to read as follows:
   96.  A person may hold any number of licenses at the same
10time. However, the person shall not hold a legal or equitable
11interest in a licensed crop site, if the total number of acres
12of all licensed crop sites in which the person holds all any
13 such interests interest equals more than forty three hundred
14twenty
acres.
15   Sec. 3.  EFFECTIVE DATE.  This Act, being deemed of immediate
16importance, takes effect upon enactment.
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