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Measure Title: RELATING TO CANNABIS FOR MEDICAL USE.
Report Title: Medical Cannabis; Reciprocity; Written Certification; Testing; Telehealth; Manufactured Cannabis Products; Dispensaries; Employees; Working Group
Description: Establishes standards and criteria for reciprocity for qualifying out-of-state medical cannabis patients and caregivers including limitations, and safeguards. Authorizes extension of written certifications of a debilitating condition for up to three years for chronic conditions. Clarifies a dispensary licensee's right to retest marijuana or manufactured cannabis products for compliance with standards. Authorizes establishment of a bona fide provider-patient relationship via telehealth. Authorizes dispensing of devices that provide safe pulmonary administration of medical cannabis by dispensary licensees. Increases the allowable tetrahydrocannabinol limit for of certain manufactured cannabis products. Limits felony convictions that disqualify an individual from employment with a dispensary licensee. Establishes a working group to make recommendations regarding employment of qualifying patients and manufacture and dispensing of edible cannabis products. (HB2729 CD1)
Companion:  SB2718
Package: None
Current Referral: HHS, LAB, JUD, FIN
Introducer(s): MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, EVANS, C. LEE, MCKELVEY, NISHIMOTO, Gates, Nakamura

Sort by Date Status Text
1/24/2018HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/29/2018HReferred to HHS, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 9
2/2/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by HHS on Wednesday, 02-07-18 10:30AM in House conference room 329.
2/7/2018HThe committee(s) on HHS recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 02-08-18 at 11:30 AM in room 329.
2/7/2018HBill scheduled for decision making on Thursday, 02-08-18 11:30AM in conference room 329.
2/8/2018HThe committees on HHS recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, Kobayashi, Belatti, Learmont; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Tupola.
2/9/2018HReported from HHS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 256-18) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
2/9/2018HPassed 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) Har, McDermott, Souki, Tupola, Woodson excused (5).
2/13/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Thursday, 02-15-18 2:00PM in House conference room 325.
2/15/2018HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Nishimoto, San Buenaventura, Brower, Morikawa, Takayama, McDermott, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) C. Lee.
2/16/2018HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 747-18) as amended in HD 2, recommending referral to FIN.
2/16/2018HReport 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) DeCoite, Ing, Nakamura, Onishi, Woodson excused (5).
2/21/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 02-23-18 11:00AM in House conference room 308.
2/23/2018HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Cachola, Fukumoto, Holt, Keohokalole, Kobayashi, Nakamura, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 6 Excused: Representative(s) DeCoite, Gates, Lowen, Todd, Tupola, Ward.
3/2/2018HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 919-18), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/2/2018HPassed Third Reading with Representative(s) DeCoite, Har, Tupola, Ward voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cachola, Ing, San Buenaventura, Say, Yamane excused (5). Transmitted to Senate.
3/6/2018SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 253).
3/6/2018SPassed First Reading.
3/8/2018SReferred to CPH/JDC, WAM.
3/9/2018SRe-Referred to CPH, WAM.
3/9/2018SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 03-15-18 9:30AM in conference room 229.
3/15/2018SThe committee(s) on CPH deferred the measure until 03-21-18 10:00AM in conference room 229.
3/21/2018SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Tokuda, S. Chang, Espero, Ihara, Nishihara, Ruderman; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
3/23/2018SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3203) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
3/23/2018SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
3/27/2018SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 03-29-18 10:50AM in conference room 211.
3/29/2018SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 10 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Galuteria, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kidani, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Harimoto.
4/6/2018SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3577) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
4/6/2018S48 Hrs. Notice 04-10-18.
4/10/2018SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
4/10/2018HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 769) in amended form (SD 2).
4/12/2018HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/13/2018SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 608).
4/20/2018SSenate Conferees Appointed: Baker Chair; English Co-Chair; Espero.
4/20/2018HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 804).
4/23/2018HRe-referred to HHS, LAB, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 63
4/23/2018HHouse Conferees Appointed: Mizuno, Johanson, San Buenaventura, Kobayashi Co-Chairs; Belatti, Tupola.
4/24/2018SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 663).
4/24/2018SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-25-18 3:00PM in conference room 229.
4/25/2018SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-26-18 3:00PM in conference room 229.
4/26/2018SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-18 10:00AM in conference room 229.
4/27/2018HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, San Buenaventura, Kobayashi, Belatti; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Johanson, Tupola.
4/27/2018SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, English, Espero; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/27/2018HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 172-18) as amended in (CD 1).
4/27/2018HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday 05-01-18.
4/27/2018SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 172-18).
4/27/2018S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-01-18.
5/1/2018SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . 0 No(es): none. 0 Excused: none.
5/1/2018HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with Representative(s) Tupola voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Har voting no (1) and Representative(s) Takumi excused (1).
5/1/2018HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 849).
5/2/2018HTransmitted to Governor.
5/3/2018SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
7/10/2018SAct 116, 07/05/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1217).
7/10/2018HAct 116, on 07/05/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1217).

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HB2729 HD2 SD2 CD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
HHS 329 2/07/2018 10:30 AM View
HHS 329 2/08/2018 11:30 AM View
JUD 325 2/15/2018 2:00 PM View
FIN 308 2/23/2018 11:00 AM View
CPH 229 3/15/2018 9:30 AM View
CPH 229 3/21/2018 10:00 AM View
WAM 211 3/29/2018 10:50 AM View
CONF 229 4/25/2018 3:00 PM View
CONF 229 4/26/2018 3:00 PM View
CONF 229 4/27/2018 10:00 AM View