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Hawaii Senate Committee Unanimously Passes Bill to Legalize Medical Cannabis Dispensaries

Hawaii’s Senate Public Safety Committee has voted to unanimously approve a bill to legalize the distribution of medical cannabis through state-licensed dispensaries. The proposal would mark the first time the state has allowed medical cannabis safe access points, despite the medicine being legalized by voters nearly 15 years ago. House Bill 321, which has already …

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Hawaii Bill to Legalize Medical Cannabis Dispensaries Overwhelmingly Passes House of Representatives

Hawaii’s full House of Representatives has voted 43 to 8 to legalize medical cannabis dispensaries. House Bill 321 would establish a system of medical cannabis dispensaries as a means of safe access for qualified patients, and would authorize production centers to cultivate cannabis, and supply it to dispensaries. The proposal mandates a minimum of 21 …

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Hawaii House Committee Unanimously Approves Measure to Legalize Medical Cannabis Dispensaries

Hawaii’s House Judiciary Committee has given approval to House Bill 321, a measure to legalize medical cannabis dispensaries throughout the state. The vote was unanimous. If approved into law, the proposal would establish a system of production centers to provide cannabis to dispensaries, which would then distribute it to qualified patients. A minimum of 21 …

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Hawaii House Committee Passes Bill to Increase Patient Possession and Cultivation Limits, Other Improvements

Hawaii’s House Committee on Health, with a 6 to 1 vote, has given approval to House Bill 1455, a proposal to improve the state’s medical cannabis program. If approved into law, House Bill 1455 would allow patients to legally transfer cannabis to other patients and caregivers, which is currently illegal. The measure would also increase …

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Six Cannabis Bills Scheduled for Public Hearing Saturday in Hawaii

Hawaii’s House Committee on Health and Committee on Judiciary will be holding a joint public hearing this Saturday, February 7th at 10AM (conference room 329 at the state capitol, 415 South Beretania Street). During the hearing, six different cannabis-related proposals will be discussed, including one to legalize medical cannabis dispensaries and one to prohibit employers …

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