.04 Application Review and Approval.

An application to grow, cultivate, harvest, process, manufacture, transport, market, or sell industrial hemp to further agricultural research or academic research purposes shall be made on a Departmental form. Each application shall provide the following information, including, but not limited to:

A. A description of each site where industrial hemp will be grown or cultivated, either by the institution of higher education or by an authorized person who contracts with the institution by physical address with a map clearly showing the location of the site with GPS coordinates;

B. A diagram for each site that visually depicts the buildings, structures, and improvements on the premises, and identifies their use, and that sets forth the relevant activities conducted at the site;

C. A detailed summary of the issues and matters that the applicant intends to study in conjunction with growing, cultivating, processing, manufacturing, transporting, marketing, or selling industrial hemp; and

D. Payment of a $250 fee to certify and register each site used to grow or cultivate industrial hemp either by the institution or the person who contracts with the institution.