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Hawaii: Committee on Agriculture and Environment: Legalize Hemp

THE SENATE
THE THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE
REGULAR SESSION OF 2019

COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND ENVIRONMENT
Senator Mike Gabbard, Chair
Senator Russell E. Ruderman, Vice-Chair

MEASURES DEFERRED TO FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2019

DATE:

Friday, February 8, 2019

TIME:

2:01 PM

PLACE:

Conference Room 224
State Capitol
415 South Beretania Street

DECISION MAKING ON THE FOLLOWING MEASURE(S):

SB1335
Status and Testimony

RELATING TO HEMP.
Legalizes hemp to the extent legalized under federal law.  Requires the Chairperson of the Board of Agriculture to prepare and submit a proposed state plan to monitor and regulate hemp production, including commercial production and research, to the federal Secretary of Agriculture pursuant to section 297B of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946, as amended.  Requires reports to the Governor and Legislature.