Arkansas

  • Hemp-sourced CBD: LEGAL
  • Marijuana-sourced CBD for medical use only: LEGAL
  • Marijuana-sourced CBD for recreational use: ILLEGAL

In 2016, Arkansas legalized medical marijuana under the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Amendment, which resulted in clear guidelines for the labeling of THC and CBD products for medical use. A year later, it instituted an industrial hemp pilot program (Arkansas Industrial Hemp Act, 2017).