Hawaii House Bill 1963 Summary:
Updates the law relating to the medical use of marijuana by: (1) requiring the Department of Health to submit a report, including draft legislation, to the Legislature on recommendations to the list of authorized debilitating medical conditions; (2)requiring a separate registration at each principal place of business where an applicant recommends the medical use of marijuana; (3) clarifying definitions with respect to medical use of marijuana; (4) establishing a suspension period for those violating the medical marijuana program conditions; (5) limiting the amount of marijuana that can be possessed at a location; and (6) increasing the penalties for fraudulent misrepresentations about the medical use of marijuana. (HB1963 HD1)
Hawaii House Bill 1963 Current Status:
Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with Representative(s) Wooley voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Hanohano voting no (1) and Representative(s) Belatti, C. Lee, M. Lee, Souki excused (4).