New Mexico
Environment Department

Contact Information:
(505) 827-2855 MAIN // 1-800-219-6157 (toll free)
Environmental Emergencies:
505-827-9329 (24 hrs)

Hemp Program

Hemp Final Rule

NMED completed public meetings in late October and early November, reviewed public input and has completed the Proposed Final Hemp Rule that will be presented at the upcoming hearing beginning December 2, 2019 (see details below).

The Proposed Final Hemp Rule is available in two versions, one highlighting all of the changes from the emergency rule, and the second is a clean version of the final proposed rule.

Click here to view the version highlighting changes from the emergency rule.

Click here to view the final proposed rule without highlighted changes.

Click here to view the summary of changes, which outlines substantial changes made from the emergency rule.


Public Hearing Information:

Beginning: December 2, 2019 – 9:00AM

Runnels Auditorium – Harold Runnels Building

1190 St. Francis Drive

Santa Fe, NM 87505

Please see the public notification for information concerning the opportunity to present technical testimony (English / Spanish).

In addition, the hearing officer will provide an opportunity for further public comment December 2, 2019 beginning at 6:00PM at the same location.