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Alert! Hemp Federal Interim Final Rule

Thursday, December 19th, 2019   10:00 am - 12:00 pm CT

Length: 2 hrs          Sponsored by Bank Webinars

Click Here to register $265.00

Click Here to register and receive CD recording $395.00

This rule establishes a new part specifying the rules and regulations to produce hemp. This action is mandated by the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018.

This rule establishes licensing requirements, maintaining information on the land on which hemp is produced, procedures for disposing of hemp and handling compliance and violations. What do you need as a financial institution to handle these accounts?

Learn more about what USDA will require during this webinar and decide what you will need to move forward with your Hemp growers.

Covered Topics

  • What are the definitions?
  • What are the licensing requirements?
  • USDA Hemp Plan Producer Licensing Application
  • USDA Hemp Plan Producer Disposal Form
  • USDA Hemp Plan Producer Annual Report
  • Laboratory Test Results
  • USDA Hemp Producer Licenses, Application, Sampling and Testing for THC, Disposal
  • Record keeping rules
  • Transportation rules
  • Interaction with state rules
  • Checklist for the bank, questions to add to your questionnaire, risk rating this new industry.
  • Sample policy

Who Should Attend?

BSA Officers, Compliance Officers, Operations, Lending and Management.


Deborah Crawford is the President of Gettechnical Inc., a Virginia based training company. She specializes in the deposit side of the financial institution and is an instructor on IRAs, BSA, Deposit Regulations and opening account procedures.

She was formerly with Hibernia National Bank (now Capital One) and has bachelor's and master's degrees from Louisiana State University. She has 30+ years of combined teaching and banking experience.