HI SB2176 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on January 22 2016 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2016-02-17 - Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
Pending: Senate Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Establishes the Hawaii medical marijuana oversight commission. Requires the commission to evaluate the implementation of medical marijuana, including the impact on patients, the effectiveness of regulatory safeguards, and possible areas of expansion for the medical marijuana program. Effective January 1, 2017. (SD1)

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Medical Marijuana; Oversight Commission; Department of Health



2016-02-17SenateReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2016-02-17SenateReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2223) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2016-02-10SenateThe 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, Kidani, Espero, Nishihara; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Ihara, Ruderman, Slom.
2016-02-04SenateThe committee(s) on CPH deferred the measure until 02-10-16 10:30AM in conference room 229.
2016-01-28SenateThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-04-16 9:00AM in conference room 229.
2016-01-22SenateReferred to CPH, WAM.
2016-01-22SenatePassed First Reading.

Hawaii State Sources

Bill Comments 750