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HB128 HD1 SD1 CD2     
Measure Title: RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
Report Title: Elections; Campaign Financing
Description: Organizes, clarifies, updates, and recodifies campaign finance laws. Restricts limitation on contributions by contractors with the state to contributions by non-bid contractors only. Increases percentage limit on contributions by non-residents from 20% to 30%. Allows for pro-rata attribution of contributions by partnerships and limited liability companies. Allows campaign funds to be used for donations to public schools or public libraries, subject to limitations. (HB128 CD2)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: JGO
Introducer(s): B. OSHIRO, KARAMATSU

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1/22/2009HPending introduction.
1/23/2009HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/23/2009HReferred to JUD, referral sheet 1
1/30/2009HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Tuesday, 02-03-09 2:00PM in House conference room 325.
2/3/2009HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred until 2/10/2009.
2/6/2009HBill scheduled for decision making on Tuesday, 02-10-09 2:00pm in conference room 325.
2/10/2009HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred until 02-26-09.
2/24/2009HBill scheduled for decision making on Thursday, 02-26-09 2:15pm in conference room 325.
2/26/2009HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Karamatsu, Ito, Belatti, Cabanilla, Mizuno, B. Oshiro, Souki, Tsuji, Wakai, Marumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 6 Excused: Carroll, Herkes, Luke, McKelvey, Morita, Thielen.
3/4/2009HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 675) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
3/5/2009HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1; placed on the calendar for Third Reading with none voting no (0) and Berg, Finnegan, Takai excused (3).
3/10/2009HPassed Third Reading with none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Takai excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
3/12/2009SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 56).
3/12/2009SPassed First Reading.
3/12/2009SReferred to JGO.
4/3/2009SThe committee(s) on JGO has scheduled a public hearing on 04-07-09 9:30 AM in conference room 016.
4/3/2009SThe committee(s) on JGO deleted the measure from the public hearing scheduled on 04-07-09 9:30am in conference room 016.
4/6/2009SThe committee(s) on JGO has scheduled a public hearing on 04-09-09 10:00am in conference room 016.
4/9/2009SThe committee(s) on JGO recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JGO were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, Takamine, Bunda, Gabbard, Nishihara; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Slom ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/9/2009SReported from JGO (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1222) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
4/9/2009SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
4/9/2009S48 Hrs. Notice 04-14-09.
4/14/2009SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Ige, Ihara, Slom, Tsutsui . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
4/14/2009HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 499) in amended form (SD 1).
4/16/2009HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/17/2009SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 567).
4/17/2009HHouse conferees appointed: Karamatsu, B. Oshiro Co-Chairs; Thielen.
4/17/2009SSenate Conferees appointed: Taniguchi, Chair; Takamine, Slom.
4/17/2009HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 709).
4/20/2009SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 589).
4/22/2009HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Thursday, 04/23/09 2:00 PM in conference room 325.
4/23/2009HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Monday 04-27-09 2:00 PM in conference room 325.
4/27/2009HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Tuesday 04-28-09 2:00pm in conference room 325.
4/28/2009HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Wednesday 04-29-09 2:00pm in conference room 325.
4/29/2009HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 3 Ayes: Representative(s) Karamatsu, B. Oshiro, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/29/2009SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 2 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, Slom; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Takamine.
4/30/2009HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 46) as amended in (CD 1).
4/30/2009HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 05-05-2009.
4/30/2009SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 46).
4/30/2009S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-05-09.
5/5/2009SFloor Amendment No. 11 offered.
5/5/2009SFloor amendment adopted as amended (CD 2).
5/5/2009SSeparated Committee Report.
5/5/2009SReport filed.
5/5/2009S48 Hrs. Notice 05-07-09.
5/5/2009HFloor Amendment No. 8 offered by Rep. Karamatsu.
5/5/2009HFloor amendment adopted as amended CD 2 with none voting no and Representative(s) Bertram, Takai excused.
5/5/2009HForty-eight (48) hours notice Thursday, 05/07/09.
5/7/2009SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). 22 Aye(s); Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Ihara . 2 No(es): Senator(s) Hemmings, Slom. 1 Excused: Senator(s) Bunda.
5/7/2009HFloor Amendment No. 16 offered by Rep. Berg.
5/7/2009HFloor amendment failed following Roll Call vote: Ayes, 19. Noes, 30 (Representative(s) Aquino, Awana, Cabanilla, Carroll, Chang, Chong, Choy, Coffman, Evans, Har, Herkes, Ito, Karamatsu, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Magaoay, Manahan, McKelvey, Mizuno, B. Oshiro, M. Oshiro, Sagum, Say, Souki, Takumi, Tokioka, Tsuji, Wooley, Yamane, Yamashita). Excused, 2 (Representative(s) Bertram, Takai).
5/7/2009HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 2 with Representative(s) Belatti, Berg, Brower, Ching, Finnegan, Hanohano, C. Lee, Luke, Morita, Pine, Rhoads, Saiki, Ward voting no (13) and Representative(s) Bertram, Takai excused (2).
5/7/2009HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 788).
5/8/2009SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 730).
5/11/2009HTransmitted to Governor.
6/30/2009SNotice of Intent to veto dated 06-30-09 (Gov. Msg. No. 781)
6/30/2009HNotice of intent to veto (Gov. Msg. No. 465)
7/15/2009SVetoed on 07-15-09 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 836).
7/15/2009HVetoed (Gov. Msg. No. 504).
7/15/2009SVeto overridden - 2/3's vote: Ayes, 22; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 3 (Senator(s) Hemmings, Ihara, Slom). Excused, 0 (none).

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HB128 HD1 SD1 CD2

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JUD 325 2/03/2009 2:00 PM View
JUD 325 2/10/2009 2:00 PM View
JUD 325 2/26/2009 2:15 PM View
JGO 016 4/09/2009 10:00 AM View
CONF 325 4/23/2009 2:00 PM View
CONF 325 4/27/2009 2:00 PM View
CONF 325 4/28/2009 2:00 PM View
CONF 325 4/29/2009 2:00 PM View