Program Updates

Posted on Jan 27, 2019 in Submenu

October 2019

The public hearing is scheduled for October 8, 2019 from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Notice for October 8, 2019 Public Hearing

August 2019

The public hearing scheduled on August 14 is cancelled.

In Hawaii, adding conditions requires an in-depth review of evidence-based documentation, and begins with thorough petitions prepared in accordance with section 11-160-7, Hawaii Administrative Rules.

July 2019

As of July 18, 2019 the registry program has launched the 2 year registration option for the in-state renewal application.

General information for the 2 year registration

  • Specific to in-state patient renewals who have been certified by the same physician/APRN in a previous year.
  • Please discuss this option with your certifying physician/APRN BEFORE you pay for a 2 year renewal – application fees are non-refundable.
  • Fee for a one year renewal – $38.50
  • Fee for a two year renewal – $77.00
  • The certifying physician/APRN attests in the written certification that the qualifying patient’s condition is chronic and agrees that a 2 year registration is appropriate.

April 2019

The Food and Drug Branch has posted information regarding CBD in Hawaii.


In-State Patient Application Process

Out-of-State Patient Application Process