Governor's Vetoes Hawaii Hemp Industry Stalled Following Veto of New Bill By Ryan Finnerty • Jul 10, 2019 Matt Barton / University of Kentucky Ag Communications Gov. David Ige announced vetoes of 18 bills passed in 2019, including one that would have loosened the restrictions on growing hemp in Hawaii. Farmers are frustrated, but the governor says patience is required to stay in line with federal rules. No Special Session to Override Governor's Vetoes By Ryan Finnerty • Jul 5, 2019 Wikimedia Commons Leaders in the state Senate and House of Representatives announced on Friday that lawmakers will not attempt to override any vetoes issued by Governor David Ige. Governor Vetoes 7 Bills By Wayne Yoshioka • Jul 8, 2014 Flikr Today was the Governor’s deadline to veto bills passed by the legislature last session. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka has a rundown of the measures that failed to receive the Governor’s approval.