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HB1356 HD1     
Report Title: Hawaii Right to Farm Act; Hawaii State Planning Act; Native Hawaiian Customary and Traditional Practices; Subsistence Farming; Agricultural Lands
Description: Clarifies that "customary and traditional subsistence farming", which is customary and traditional subsistence farming conducted by a native Hawaiian cultural practitioner in certain situations, is included as a protected activity under the Hawaii Right to Farm Act. Clarifies that the cultivation of crops and activities related to game, fish, and livestock on agricultural lands may be for economic use or customary and traditional subsistence farming. Provides that one of the State's policies under the Hawaii State Planning Act's agricultural objectives is to assure the right of native Hawaiian cultural practitioners to engage in customary and traditional subsistence farming for direct personal or family consumption. Effective 7/1/2060. (HD1)
Companion:  SB1410
Package: None
Current Referral: AGR, JHA, FIN

Sort by Date Status Text
1/27/2021HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
2/1/2021HReferred to AGR, JHA, FIN, referral sheet 3
2/3/2021HBill scheduled to be heard by AGR on Friday, 02-05-21 10:00AM in House conference room Via Videoconference.
2/5/2021HThe committees on AGR recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Hashem, Perruso, Lowen, Marten, Matayoshi, Todd, Tokioka, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/9/2021HReported from AGR (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 73) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JHA.
2/9/2021HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JHA with Representative(s) Okimoto voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0).
2/9/2021HBill scheduled to be heard by JHA on Thursday, 02-11-21 2:00PM in House conference room 325 Via Videoconference.
2/11/2021HThe committee(s) on JHA recommend(s) that the measure be deferred.

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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HB1356 HD1

AGR 2/05/21 10:00A
Via Videoconference
JHA 2/11/21 2:00P
325 Via Videoconference