Is Delta 8 THC legal in Tennessee?

Yes

Delta 8 THC is legal according to Tennessee state law. Like federal law, Tennessee specifically legalized all derivates, cannabinoids, and isomers of hemp including all tetrahydrocannabinols other than delta 9 THC.

 

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SENATE BILL NO.357

43-27-101.

(3) “Hemp” means the plant cannabis sativa L. and any part of that plant, including the seeds thereof and all derivatives, extracts, cannabinoids, isomers, acids, salts, and salts of isomers, whether growing or not, with a delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) concentration of not more than three-tenths of one percent (0.3%) on a dry weight basis; and

(4) “THC” means delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol.

SECTION 1.

Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 39-17-402(16)(C), is amended by deleting the subdivision and substituting the following:

(C) “Marijuana” also does not include hemp, as defined in § 43-27-101;

SECTION 3.

Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 39-17-415, is amended by deleting subsection (c) and substituting the following:

(c) This section does not categorize hemp, as defined in $ 43-27-101, as a controlled substance.

SECTION 12.

Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 43, is amended by adding the following as a new chapter:

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