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Gov. Abercrombie Signs Two Bills Improving Medical Cannabis Program

Gov. Abercrombie Signs Two Bills Improving Medical Cannabis Program

Bills to improve patient privacy and safe access to medical marijuana become law. Advocates call measures a “significant first step” to modernize Hawaii’s thirteen year-old medical marijuana law.
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Update on SB 472 – Hawaii’s Measure to Decriminalize Marijuana

News from the House of Representatives – after realizing that they did not have the votes to pass SB 472 HD 1 that would have affected products such as functional remedies CBD oil, the measure to decriminalize marijuana, leadership decided to “recommit” the bill back to the House Judiciary Committee, which means our efforts to...
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Hearing for HB667 to Update Hawaii’s Medical Marijuana Law

The Hawaii House Judiciary Committee is set to hear arguments on a measure that would make changes to Hawaii’s Medical Marijuana Law. H.B. 667 HD1 aims to amend the laws regarding medical use of marijuana by “defining adequate supply, confidentiality of growing sites, certifying physician requirements, confidentiality of patient’s condition, caregiver to patient ratio, transportation...
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Hawaii Medical Marijuana Bills Advance in the House

UPDATE: HB 667 and 668 both passed committee votes. Measure 668 was passed, with amendments. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Ing, Hashem, Nakashima, Takumi, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Ichiyama, Yamane, McDermott. Measure 667 passed, with amendments. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Belatti, Morikawa,...
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Hawaii State Lawmakers to Consider Regulating Marijuana Like Alcohol

House Speaker Souki will introduce a bill to establish a legal market for businesses to cultivate and sell marijuana to adults 21 and older.
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