30th Legislature, 2019
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SB2621 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO WATER POLLUTION.
Report Title: Department of Health; Water Pollution; Sunscreen; Distribution; Prohibition; University of Hawaii; Study; Appropriation ($)
Description: Adds the chemicals homosalate, octocrylene, and octisalate to the sale and distribution sunscreen ban beginning on 1/1/2021. Allows the Department of Health to adopt rules to add additional harmful chemicals to the sale and distribution ban. Requires and appropriates funds for the University of Hawaii to conduct a study to examine the concurrent effects of certain sunscreen products on the decline of the State's coral reefs. (SD1)
Companion:  HB1860
Package: None
Current Referral: CPH/AEN, JDC/WAM
Introducer(s): KANUHA, BAKER, INOUYE, KEITH-AGARAN, Ihara, K. Kahele, Kidani, Nishihara, Shimabukuro

Sort by Date Status Text
1/17/2020SIntroduced.
1/21/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/23/2020SReferred to CPH/AEN, JDC.
2/4/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH/AEN has scheduled a public hearing on 02-11-20 8:30AM in conference room 229.
2/11/2020SThe 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, Nishihara, Ruderman, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) S. Chang, L. Thielen, Fevella.
2/11/2020SThe committee(s) on AEN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in AEN were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Ruderman, K. Rhoads; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) L. Thielen, Fevella.
2/14/2020SReported from CPH/AEN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2720) 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.
2/14/2020SRe-Referred to CPH/AEN, JDC/WAM.

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

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SB2621 SD1






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