HB 1646

  • Hawaii House Bill
  • 2022 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 21, 2022
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Relating To The Environment.

Abstract

Prohibits the sale or distribution of consumer goods for which a deceptive claim about the recyclability of the product or packaging is made. Requires the department of health to collect data and issue a material characterization study on recyclable materials collected in the State. Establishes standards for recyclability of products in the State. Prohibits the sale of any product that is labeled as compostable or biodegradable unless the product meets specified criteria.

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Feb 08, 2022

House

The committee(s) on EEP recommend(s) that the measure be deferred.

Feb 03, 2022

House

The committee(s) on EEP recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 02-08-22 at 8:50AM.

House

Bill scheduled for decision making on Tuesday, 02-08-22 8:50AM in conference room 325 Via Videoconference.

Jan 31, 2022

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Thursday, 02-03-22 9:05AM in House conference room 325 Via Videoconference.

Jan 26, 2022

House

Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 2

  • Referral-Committee
Energy & Environmental Protection Consumer Protection & Commerce

Jan 21, 2022

House

Introduced and Pass First Reading.

Jan 20, 2022

House

Pending introduction.

Bill Text

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HB1646 PDF HTML

Related Documents

Document Format
Testimony HB1646_TESTIMONY_EEP_02-03-22_ PDF

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