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Federal/State:Hawaii
Bill:HI SB 2176 - Requires labeling food that is genetically engineered
Summary:Would require labeling of foods that have been genetically engineered, and provide a penalty for violations and authorizes private civil enforcement of the Act.
Sponsor(s):Gabbard (D)
Status:
As of 1/17/2014: For status updates, visit the state legislature’s website.

Federal/State:Hawaii
Bill:HI SR 85 - GMO food labeling
Summary:Would request Hawaii’s Congressional Delegation to introduce legislation to establish food labeling requirements pertaining to GMOs.
Sponsor(s):Malama Solomon (D) (cosponsors Dela Cruz, English, Galuteria, Kehele, Keith-Agaran, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Ige, Ruderman, Taniguchi, Tokuda, Wakai)
Status:
As of 4/29/2014: Adopted April 3, 2014
As of 3/24/2014: For status updates, visit the state legislature's website.