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SB2902 SD1       (?)


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. Allocates a portion of funds collected from excise taxes on tobacco products to health education and prevention programs about the risks and dangers of the use of electronic smoking devices for youth. Repeals certain provisions of the Hawaii Revised Statutes relating to electronic smoking devices. Effective January 1, 2021. (SD1)
Companion:  HB2346
Package: Governor
Current Referral: CPH, JDC/WAM
Introducer(s): KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party)

Sort by Date Status Text
1/23/2020SIntroduced.
1/23/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/27/2020SReferred to CPH, JDC/WAM.
2/11/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH added the measure to the public hearing scheduled on 02-13-20 9:30AM in conference room 229.
2/13/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, Nishihara, Ruderman, L. Thielen, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
2/14/2020SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2844) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC/WAM.
2/14/2020SReport 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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SB2902 SD1






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