Department of Agriculture

Office of Agricultural Marketing

(As Amended at ARRS, February 12, 2018)


      302 KAR 50:080. Materials incorporated by reference.


      RELATES TO: KRS 260.850-260.869, 7 U.S.C. 5940

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: 260.850-260.869

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 260.862(1)(a) authorizes the department to promulgate administrative regulations [to prescribe rules] for any industrial hemp research pilot program in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. This administrative regulation establishes material incorporated by reference for 302 KAR Chapter 50, except[incorporates the materials and forms used in the program, other than] 302 KAR 50:050.


      Section 1. Incorporation by Reference. (1) The following material is incorporated by reference:

      (a) "Grower License Application Packet", 2018[2017];

      (b) "Field Planting Report", 2018[2017];

      (c) "Greenhouse/Indoor Planting Report", 2018[2017];

      (d) "Harvest/Destruction Report", 2018[2017];

      (e) "Grower Production Report Form[, Grower]", 2017;

      (f) "Process/Handler Production Report and Annual License Renewal[, Processor/Handler]", 2017;

      (g) "Site Modification Request Form", 2018[2017];

      (h) "Domestic Seed/Propagule Request Requirements", 2018[2017];

      (i) "International Seed Request Requirements", 2018[2017];

      (j) "Processor/Handler License Application", 2018; and

      (k) "University/College Affiliation Application", 2018[2017].

      (2) These materials may be inspected, copied, or obtained, subject to applicable copyright law, at the Kentucky Department of Agriculture, Office of Agricultural Marketing, 105 Corporate Drive, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. These materials may also be obtained at


RYAN F. QUARLES, Commissioner

      APPROVED BY AGENCY: December 15, 2017

      FILED WITH LRC: December 15, 2017 at noon

      CONTACT PERSON: Clint Quarles, Staff Attorney, Kentucky Department of Agriculture, 107 Corporate Drive, Frankfort Kentucky 40601, phone (502) 330-6360, fax (502) 564-2133, email