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SB2538 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO THE YOUTH VAPING EPIDEMIC.
Report Title: Flavored Tobacco Products; Electronic Smoking Devices; Sale; Ban
Description: Bans the sale of flavored tobacco products. Prohibits mislabeling of e-liquid products containing nicotine. Establishes fines and penalties for violations. Authorizes a court to impose, as a penalty on a person eighteen to twenty-one years of age who is convicted of possession of a tobacco product or electronic smoking device, the requirement to complete a tobacco education program, complete a tobacco use cessation program, or perform community service instead of paying a fine. Requires a parent or guardian of a minor to select from among the penalties for a minor convicted of possession of a tobacco product or electronic smoking device. (SD1)
Companion:  HB2457
Package: None
Current Referral: CPH/EDU, JDC
Introducer(s): BAKER, Nishihara

Sort by Date Status Text
1/17/2020SIntroduced.
1/21/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/23/2020SReferred to CPH/EDU, JDC.
1/31/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH/EDU has scheduled a public hearing on 02-05-20 9:15AM 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: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, Nishihara, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Ruderman, L. Thielen, Fevella.
2/5/2020SThe committee(s) on EDU recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EDU were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kidani, Kim, Kanuha; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Fevella.
2/14/2020SReported from CPH/EDU (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2722) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
2/14/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.
2/21/2020SThe committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
2/25/2020SThe committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Kim; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Fevella.

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

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SB2538 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
CPH/EDU 229 2/05/2020 9:15 AM View
JDC 016 2/25/2020 12:30 PM View