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HB131 HD2       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO HEMP.
Report Title: Hemp; Cannabis; Controlled Substances; Legalization; Hemp Genetics
Description: Legalizes hemp to the extent legalized under federal law. Requires the Chairperson of the Board of Agriculture to prepare and submit a proposed state plan to monitor and regulate hemp production, including commercial production and research, to the federal Secretary of Agriculture pursuant to section 297B of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946, as amended. Authorizes the Department of Agriculture to monitor and regulate hemp production. Allows Industrial Hemp Pilot Project licensee to utilize hemp genetics. Requires reports to the Governor and Legislature. Effective 9/22/2050. (HB131 HD2)
Companion:  SB1335
Package: None
Current Referral: PSM/AEN, JDC/WAM
Introducer(s): CREAGAN, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, DECOITE, JOHANSON, C. LEE, LOWEN, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAIKI, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, WILDBERGER, Matayoshi

Sort by Date Status Text
1/17/2019HPending introduction.
1/18/2019HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/22/2019HReferred to AGR, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 2
1/31/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by AGR on Wednesday, 02-06-19 9:15AM in House conference room 312.
2/6/2019HThe committees on AGR recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Cabanilla Arakawa, Cachola, Holt, Onishi, Perruso, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
2/8/2019HReported from AGR (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 213) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
2/8/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Nakamura, Thielen excused (3).
2/8/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Tuesday, 02-12-19 4:00PM in House conference room 325.
2/12/2019HThe committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 02-14-19.
2/13/2019HBill scheduled for decision making on Thursday, 02-14-19 2:00PM in conference room 325.
2/14/2019HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 11 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Creagan, Lowen, Morikawa, Say, Takayama, Yamane, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) McKelvey; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
2/15/2019HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 587) as amended in HD 2, recommending referral to FIN.
2/15/2019HReport adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, DeCoite, Nakamura, Quinlan, Thielen excused (5).
2/15/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 02-20-19 2:00PM in House conference room 308.
2/20/2019HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 11 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Gates, Holt, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nishimoto, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Eli, Hashimoto, Nakamura, Todd.
2/28/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 842), recommending passage on Third Reading.
2/28/2019HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Har voting no (1) and Representative(s) DeCoite excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
3/1/2019SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 16).
3/1/2019SPassed First Reading.
3/5/2019SReferred to PSM/AEN, JDC/WAM.

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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HB131 HD2






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
AGR 312 2/06/2019 9:15 AM View
JUD 325 2/12/2019 4:00 PM View
JUD 325 2/14/2019 2:00 PM View
FIN 308 2/20/2019 2:00 PM View