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SB2227 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO ELECTRONIC SMOKING PRODUCTS.
Report Title: Electronic Smoking Products; Tobacco Products; E-liquid; License Fee; Retail Permit Fee; Health Education, Nicotine Cessation, and Prevention Programs
Description: Requires that e-liquid and electronic smoking devices be included 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. Allocates a portion of funds collected on excise taxes on tobacco products to fund health education, prevention, and nicotine cessation programs for youth, regarding the risks and dangers of the use of electronic smoking devices. Repeals certain provisions of the Hawaii Revised Statutes relating to electronic smoking devices. Effective 9/1/2020. (SD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: CPH, JDC/WAM
Introducer(s): BAKER, S. CHANG, ENGLISH, FEVELLA, HARIMOTO, KANUHA, KEITH-AGARAN, J.KEOHOKALOLE, KIM, MORIWAKI, K. RHOADS, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, L. Thielen

Sort by Date Status Text
1/17/2020SIntroduced.
1/21/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/21/2020SReferred to CPH, JDC/WAM.
1/30/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-05-20 9:30AM in conference room 229.
2/5/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, Nishihara, Wakai, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Ruderman, L. Thielen.
2/13/2020SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2617) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC/WAM.
2/13/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC/WAM.

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

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