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HB2346 HD2       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO TOBACCO PRODUCTS.
Report Title: Unlawful Shipment of Tobacco Products; Eliquid; Electronic Smoking Devices; License Fee; Retail Permit Fee
Description: Establishes the offense of unlawful shipment of tobacco products. Includes e-liquid and electronic smoking devices within the definition of "tobacco products", as used in the cigarette tax and tobacco tax law. Increases the license fee for persons engaged as a wholesaler or dealer of cigarettes and tobacco products. Increases the retail tobacco permit fee for retailers engaged in the retail sale of cigarettes and tobacco products. Repeals certain provisions of the Hawaii Revised Statutes relating to electronic smoking devices. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD2)
Companion:  SB2902
Package: Governor
Current Referral: CPC, JUD, FIN
Introducer(s): SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party)

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1/21/2020HPending introduction.
1/23/2020HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/27/2020HReferred to CPC, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 5
1/27/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Thursday, 01-30-20 2:00PM in House conference room 329.
1/27/2020HBill re-scheduled to be heard by CPC on Thursday, 01-30-20 2:30PM in conference room 329.
1/30/2020HThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Takumi, Ichiyama, Aquino, Cabanilla Arakawa, Cachola, Har, Onishi; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Kong; 0 Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Mizuno, Matsumoto.
2/3/2020HReported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 20-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
2/3/2020HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) McDermott voting no (1) and Representative(s) Say excused (1).
2/11/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Thursday, 02-13-20 2:05PM in House conference room 325.
2/13/2020HThe 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, McKelvey, Perruso, Say, Takayama, Yamane, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Nakashima.
2/14/2020HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 640-20) as amended in HD 2, recommending referral to FIN.
2/14/2020HReport adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, McDermott voting no (2) and Representative(s) Holt, Takayama excused (2).

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

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HB2346 HD2






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
CPC 329 1/30/2020 2:30 PM View
JUD 325 2/13/2020 2:05 PM View