Governor's Vetoes

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.

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

Jul 8, 2014

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.