HI SB686 | 2020 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous SB686


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 12-0)
Status: Introduced on January 18 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-12-01 - Carried over to 2020 Regular Session.
Pending: Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Legalizes the personal use, possession, and sale of cannabis in a specified quantity. Authorizes medical cannabis dispensaries to sell non-medical cannabis for personal use beginning February 1, 2021. Subjects transactions for non-medical cannabis to excise taxes and income taxes. Makes conforming amendments. (SD1)

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Relating To Marijuana.


Roll Calls

2019-02-07 - Senate - Senate Judiciary: Passed, With Amendments (Y: 5 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-12-01 Carried over to 2020 Regular Session.
2019-02-13SenateReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to CPH/WAM.
2019-02-13SenateReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 295) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to CPH/WAM.
2019-02-11SenateRe-Referred to JDC, CPH/WAM.
2019-02-07SenateThe committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, Wakai, Gabbard, Kim, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2019-01-31SenateThe committee(s) on JDC deferred the measure until 02-07-19 10:00AM in conference room 016.
2019-01-25SenateThe committee(s) on JDC has scheduled a public hearing on 01-31-19 9:00AM in conference room 016.
2019-01-24SenateReferred to JDC, WAM.
2019-01-22SenatePassed First Reading.

Same As/Similar To

SB686 (Carry Over) 2019-02-13 - Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to CPH/WAM.


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Bill Comments