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HB849     
Measure Title: RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
Report Title: Right to Farm; Counties
Description: Amends Hawaii's Right to Farm Act to ensure that counties cannot enact laws, ordinances, or resolutions to limit the rights of farmers and ranchers to engage in agricultural practices.
Companion:  SB986
Package: None
Current Referral: AGR, JUD
Introducer(s): ONISHI, AQUINO, BELATTI, CHOY, CULLEN, HAR, HASHEM, ICHIYAMA, ITO, LUKE, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OSHIRO, POUHA, SAIKI, SAY, TAKAYAMA, THIELEN, TSUJI, TUPOLA, WARD, WOODSON, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Brower, Cachola, Evans, Fukumoto Chang, Kong, McKelvey, Morikawa, Ohno, Souki

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1/26/2015HPending introduction.
1/28/2015HIntroduced and Passed First Reading
1/28/2015HReferred to AGR, JUD, referral sheet 3
2/2/2015HBill scheduled to be heard by AGR on Thursday, 02-05-15 8:30AM in House conference room 312.
2/4/2015HBroadcast of hearing/briefing available. See: www.capitoltv.org
2/5/2015HThe committees on AGR recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 11 Ayes: Representative(s) Tsuji, Onishi, Brower, Cachola, Choy, Ito, Woodson, Ward; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Kong, Ohno, Tokioka; 2 Noes: Representative(s) Kawakami, Matsumoto; and Excused: none.
2/12/2015HReported from AGR (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 146), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
2/12/2015HPassed Second Reading and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with Representative(s) Jordan, Keohokalole, Oshiro, San Buenaventura, Tupola voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Creagan, Ing, Kawakami, LoPresti, Lowen, Matsumoto, McKelvey, Thielen voting no (8) and Representative(s) C. Lee excused (1).
12/17/2015DCarried over to 2016 Regular Session.

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

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HB849




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