STAND. COM. REP. NO. 700-20
RE: H.B. No. 2102
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2020
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred H.B. No. 2102, H.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO HEMP PRODUCTS,"
begs leave to report as follows:
Your Committee received testimony in support of this measure from Pan Pacific Ventures, LP; and four individuals. Your Committee received testimony in opposition to this measure from Hawaii Hemp Farmers Association, Hawaii Farmers Union United, Patients Without Time, Irie Hawaii Stores, Hawaii Royal Hemp, Vote Hemp, Community Alliance on Prisons, and numerous individuals. Your Committee received comments on this measure from the Department of Health, Maui Grown Therapies, Hawaiian Choice, ABC Stores, U.S. Hemp Roundtable, and Honaunau Farm and Wellness Retreat.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Finance that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of H.B. No. 2102, H.D. 1, and recommends that it pass Third Reading.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,
SYLVIA LUKE, Chair