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Hemp Registry

During the 2014 Legislative Session, Utah lawmakers passed HB 105 allowing Utah residents, or their dependents, who are being treated for intractable epilepsy to possess hemp extract as a means of treating their disease. Anyone wishing to legally possess hemp extract under Utah state law must obtain a hemp extract registration card from the Utah Department of Health.

The Department began issuing cards on July 8, 2014 at its main office located at 288 North 1460 West (Garside Ave.) in Salt Lake City.

Applicants for hemp extract registration cards must submit a completed application packet to the Office of Vital Records and Statistics. A complete application packet includes:

Hemp Extract Registry Application (click here for detailed instructions)

Neurologist Certification

Physician Evaluation Record

Applicants must also supply: Proof of identity or Utah residency, legal guardianship documents (if the patient is a minor or has a legal guardian), an application fee of $200.

Neurologists: Click here for frequently asked questions.

Completed applications can be submitted in person at:
Office of Vital Records and Statistics
288 North 1460 West (map)
Salt Lake City, UT

Or by mail to:
Office of Vital Records and Statistics
Att: Hemp Extract Registry
PO Box 141012
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-1012

Questions can be submitted to, or by phone at 801-538-9326.