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Federal/State:Hawaii
Bill:HI SB 1145 - Create interagency obesity prevention council
Summary:Would create an interagency obesity prevention council charged with formulating and advising the governor on the implementation of a unified ten-year statewide plan to address child and adult obesitv in Hawaii.
Sponsor(s):Senator Donna Mercado Kim (D)
Status:
As of 1/25/2013: Passed first reading, referred to Committees on Health, and Ways and Means
As of 1/24/2013: Introduced

Federal/State:Hawaii
Bill:HI HB 914 - Create interagency obesity prevention council
Summary:Would create an interagency obesity prevention council charged with formulating and advising the governor on the implementation of a unified ten-year statewide plan to address child and adult obesitv in Hawaii.
Sponsor(s):Representative Joseph M. Souki (D)
Status:
As of 1/14/2014: For status updates, visit the state legislature’s website.
As of 4/26/2013: Will reconvene April 26, 2013
As of 4/25/2013: April 19, 2013: Scheduled for Conference Committee meeting on April 23, 2013
As of 4/24/2013: April 16, 2013: Senate conferees appointed
As of 4/23/2013: April 15, 2013: House conferees appointed
As of 4/22/2013: April 12, 2013: Senate received notice of disagreement
As of 4/12/2013: House disagrees with Senate amendment
As of 4/10/2013: Passed third reading, transmitted to House
As of 4/5/2013: Amended bill passed by Committee, recommended for passage on third reading
As of 4/5/2013: Bill amended by Committee
As of 3/22/2013: Public hearing scheduled for March 22, 2013
As of 3/20/2013: Amended bill passed second reading, referred to Committee on Ways and Means
As of 3/12/2013: Amended bill passed by Committee
As of 3/11/2013: Public hearing scheduled for March 11, 2013
As of 3/6/2013: Referred to Committees on Health, and Ways and Means
As of 3/4/2013: Passed by House, transmitted to Senate, first reading
As of 2/22/2013: Passed by Committee on Finance
As of 2/20/2013: Public hearing scheduled for February 21, 2013
As of 2/18/2013: Second reading, referred to Committee on Finance
As of 2/15/2013: Amended bill passed by Committee on Health
As of 2/13/2013: Public hearing scheduled for Committee on Health on February 13, 2013
As of 1/28/2013: Referred to Committees on Health, and Finance
As of 1/25/2013: Passed first reading
As of 1/24/2013: Introduced

Federal/State:Hawaii
Bill:HI SCR 18 - Task force on obesity prevention services
Summary:Requests the establishment of the Obesity Prevention Healthcare Reimbursement Task Force to facilitate government, non-profit, and private health care organizations collaborate to increase the provision of obesity-related services and counseling by health care providers as mandated under the new Affordable Care Act guidelines.
Sponsor(s):Senator Donna Mercado Kim (D)
Status:
As of 4/23/2013: April 15, 2013: Referred to Committees on Health, and Finance
As of 4/22/2013: April 12, 2013: Passed by Committee on Appropriations, passed by Senate, transmitted to House
As of 4/8/2013: Passed by Committee
As of 4/8/2013: Deferred until April 5, 2013
As of 4/3/2013: Public hearing scheduled for April 4, 2013
As of 3/20/2013: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
As of 3/12/2013: Amended bill passed by Committees of Public Health, and Commerce and Consumer Protection
As of 3/12/2013: Amended bill passed by Committee
As of 3/12/2013: Bill amended by Committee
As of 3/11/2013: Public hearing scheduled for March 11, 2013
As of 1/25/2013: Offered

Federal/State:Hawaii
Bill:HI HCR 23 - Task force on obesity prevention services
Summary:Requests the establishment of the Obesity Prevention Healthcare Reimbursement Task Force to facilitate government, non-profit, and private health care organizations collaborate to increase the provision of obesity-related services and counseling by health care providers as mandated under the new Affordable Care Act guidelines.
Sponsor(s):Representative Joseph M. Souki (D)
Status:
As of 5/8/2013: Resolution adopted in final form
As of 5/3/2013: Senate adopted, transmitted to House
As of 4/30/2013: Reported from Committees with recommendation for adoption
As of 4/25/2013: April 19, 2013: Passed by Committees on Health, and Commerce and Consumer Protection
As of 4/24/2013: April 16, 2013: Public hearing scheduled for April 19, 2013
As of 4/23/2013: April 15, 2013: Referred to Committee on Health
As of 4/23/2013: April 15, 2013: Received from House
As of 4/22/2013: April 12, 2013: Transmitted to Senate
As of 4/12/2013: Passed by Committee on Finance
As of 4/11/2013: Passed by Committee
As of 4/9/2013: Scheduled for decision making on April 10, 2013
As of 3/13/2013: Amended bill passed by Committee on Health, referred to Committee on Finance
As of 3/4/2013: Amended bill passed by Committee
As of 3/4/2013: Bill amended by Committee
As of 2/22/2013: Public hearing scheduled for March 1, 2013
As of 2/4/2013: Referred to Committees on Health, and Finance
As of 1/25/2013: Offered