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HB272 HD1 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO TELECOMMUNICATIONS.
Report Title: Telecommunications; Basic Exchange Service; Pricing Flexibility; Sale, Lease, Encumbrance of Assets; Financing; Affiliate Transactions; Issuance of Stock
Description: Caps annual utility rate increases without PUC approval for counties with a population of less than 500,000. Provides telecommunications service providers with flexibility from certain regulatory oversight requirements, including issuance of securities and other evidences of indebtedness, and sales or disposition of property or equipment, if the utility is providing fully competitive retail services and specific conditions are met. Specifies other requirements related to flexibility for telecommunications service providers. (SD1)
Companion:  SB991
Package: None
Current Referral: CPH
Introducer(s): TAKUMI, ICHIYAMA

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1/18/2019HPending introduction.
1/22/2019HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/22/2019HReferred to IAC, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 3
2/1/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by IAC on Tuesday, 02-05-19 9:30AM in House conference room 430.
2/5/2019HThe committee(s) on IAC recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 02-07-19 at 11:31 AM.
2/5/2019HBill scheduled for decision making on Thursday, 02-07-19 11:31AM in conference room 430.
2/7/2019HThe committees on IAC recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Ohno, D. Kobayashi, Gates, Kong, Nishimoto, Takayama; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) McDermott.
2/8/2019HReported from IAC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 241) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
2/8/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Nakamura, Thielen excused (3).
2/8/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Tuesday, 02-12-19 2:00PM in House conference room 329.
2/12/2019HThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Takumi, Ichiyama, Aquino, Cabanilla Arakawa, Cachola, Har, Kong, Onishi, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Mizuno.
2/14/2019HReported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 449), recommending referral to FIN.
2/14/2019HReport adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, Nakamura excused (2).
2/15/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 02-20-19 4:00PM in House conference room 308.
2/20/2019HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Gates, Holt, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Wildberger, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 6 Excused: Representative(s) Eli, Hashimoto, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Todd, McDermott.
2/28/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 901), recommending passage on Third Reading.
2/28/2019HPassed Third Reading with Representative(s) Okimoto, Perruso, San Buenaventura, Tokioka voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) DeCoite excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
3/1/2019SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 24).
3/1/2019SPassed First Reading.
3/5/2019SReferred to TEC, CPH.
3/12/2019SRe-Referred to CPH.
4/1/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 04-04-19 9:30AM in conference room 229.
4/4/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, J.Keohokalole, Ruderman, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara, Fevella.
4/5/2019SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1894) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
4/5/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
4/5/2019S48 Hrs. Notice 04-09-19.
4/9/2019SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
4/9/2019HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 712) in amended form (SD 1).
4/11/2019HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/12/2019SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 804).
4/22/2019SSenate Conferees Appointed: Baker Chair; S. Chang, Fevella.
4/22/2019HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 950).

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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HB272 HD1 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
IAC 430 2/05/2019 9:30 AM View
IAC 430 2/07/2019 11:31 AM View
CPC 329 2/12/2019 2:00 PM View
FIN 308 2/20/2019 4:00 PM View
CPH 229 4/04/2019 9:30 AM View