S.B. 2175

  • “Authorizes the dean of the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources at the University of Hawaii at Manoa to establish an industrial hemp remediation and biofuel crop research program;
  • requires a report on the rate of contamination uptake and efficient uptake from soil and water, the rate of carbon fixation in the Calvin cycle and the viability of industrial hemp as a biofuel feedstock;
  • clarifies that the term industrial hemp means the plant Cannabis Sativa L;
  • provides criminal and civil immunity.”

Read more here: State Industrial Hemp Statutes – NCLS Website