|(a) The general requirements, as adopted by the State
Seed and Plant Board, are basic and, together with the following specific
standards, constitute the standards for certification of industrial
(b) "Industrial hemp" or "hemp" as defined Texas Agriculture
Code §121.001 means the plant species 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 concentration
of not more than 0.3 percent on a dry weight basis. Industrial Hemp
includes varieties of these kinds:
(1) Dioecious type: with male and female flowers on
(2) Monoecious type: with male and female flowers on
the same plant.
(3) (Unisexual Female) Hybrids: with sterile male and
fertile female flowers on the same plant.