Hawaii State Legislature
2002 Legislative Session

HB2711

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Measure Title: RELATING TO FOOD LABELING.
Report Title: Chocolate and cocoa labeling; Made in Hawaii
Description: Prohibits chocolate and cocoa from being labeled "made in Hawaii" unless one hundred per cent of the finished product is entirely of Hawaii origin. Prohibits cocoa (cacao) beans labeled "made in Hawaii" unless one hundred per cent of the finished product is entirely of Hawaii origin.
Package: None
Companion:
Introducer(s): ABINSAY, WHALEN, GOMES, CABREROS, MAGAOAY, DAVIS, KANOHO, TAKUMI, SUZUKI, CHANG, Souki
Current Referral:AGR, CPC

Date Status Text
1/25/2002HIntroduced and Pass First Reading
1/30/2002HReferred to AGR, CPC, referral sheet 5.
2/1/2002HBill scheduled to be heard by AGR on Wednesday, 02-06-02 at 8:30 am in House conference room 325.
2/6/2002HThe committees on AGR recommend that the measure be HELD. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Abinsay, Cabreros, Case, Chang, Magaoay, Suzuki, Davis, Gomes, Halford, Whalen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Ahu Isa, Takumi.

$ = Appropriation measure
ConAm = Constitutional Amendment