HI SB527 | 2020 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous SB527


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 12-1)
Status: Introduced on January 18 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-12-01 - Carried over to 2020 Regular Session.
Pending: Senate Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Requires the Department of Health to convene a working group to develop a universal symbol, quality control procedures with a focus on a retail product recall system, and standards, regulations, and protocols for the manufacture and sale of edible medical cannabis products. Requires report to the legislature. (SD1)

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Relating To Cannabis For Medical Use.



2019-12-01 Carried over to 2020 Regular Session.
2019-02-14SenateReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2019-02-14SenateReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 379) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2019-02-06SenateThe 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, J.Keohokalole, Ruderman, L. Thielen, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara.
2019-02-01SenateThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-06-19 9:30AM in conference room 229.
2019-02-01SenateRe-Referred to CPH, WAM.
2019-01-24SenateReferred to CPH, JDC/WAM.
2019-01-22SenatePassed First Reading.

Same As/Similar To

HB583 (Same As) 2020-01-23 - Proposed draft of Bill scheduled to be heard by HLT on Tuesday, 01-28-20 8:35AM in House conference room 329.
SB527 (Carry Over) 2019-02-14 - Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.


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