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HB1401 HD1 SD1     
Report Title: Voting by Mail; Voter Service Centers; Places of Deposit; Appropriation ($)
Description: Enacts voting by mail uniformly across all counties for all elections commencing in 2020, and allows any election to be conducted by mail prior to the 2020 primary election, in whole or in part, as determined by the chief election officer or county clerk, as appropriate. Establishes a limited number of voter service centers that would remain open from the tenth business day preceding an election through the day of the election to receive personal delivery of mail-in ballots, accommodate voters with special needs, offer same day registration and voting, and provide other election services. Allows for additional places of deposit for personal delivery of mail-in ballots. Appropriates funds for the implementation and administration of the election by mail program. Requires the office of elections to submit a report to the legislature prior to the convening of each regular session from 2018 through 2023, regarding the implementation of a vote by mail system. Takes effect on 1/1/2020. (SD1)
Package: None
Current Referral: JDL/WAM
Introducer(s): NISHIMOTO

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1/25/2017HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/30/2017HReferred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 6
2/10/2017HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Tuesday, 02-14-17 2:00PM in House conference room 325.
2/14/2017HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Nishimoto, San Buenaventura, Belatti, Brower, Johanson, C. Lee, Morikawa, Nakashima, Oshiro, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Thielen; and Excused: none.
2/17/2017HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 682) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2/17/2017HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Tupola, Ward voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Thielen voting no (1) and Representative(s) DeCoite, Tokioka excused (2).
2/21/2017HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Thursday, 02-23-17 11:00AM in House conference room 308.
2/23/2017HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 16 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Cachola, DeCoite, Gates, Holt, Keohokalole, Kobayashi, LoPresti, Lowen, Nakamura, Tokioka, Quinlan, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Tupola, Ward; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Choy.
3/2/2017HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 733), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/2/2017HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Ichiyama excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
3/3/2017SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 67).
3/3/2017SPassed First Reading.
3/9/2017SReferred to JDL, WAM.
3/21/2017SRe-Referred to JDL/WAM.
3/24/2017SThe committee(s) on JDL/WAM has scheduled a public hearing on 03-30-17 9:45AM in conference room 211.
3/30/2017SThe committee(s) on JDL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDL were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, K. Rhoads, Gabbard, Kim, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
3/30/2017SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 8 Aye(s): Senator(s) Tokuda, Dela Cruz, Galuteria, Harimoto, Inouye, Riviere, Taniguchi, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) English, K. Kahele, Shimabukuro.
4/7/2017SReported from JDL/WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1497) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
4/7/2017SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
4/7/2017S48 Hrs. Notice 04-11-17.
4/11/2017SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
4/11/2017HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 653) in amended form (SD 1).
4/13/2017HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/17/2017HHouse Conferees Appointed: Nishimoto, Luke Co-Chairs; Cullen, McDermott.
4/17/2017SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 585).
4/17/2017SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 586).
4/18/2017SSenate Conferees Appointed: Keith-Agaran Chair; Tokuda Co-Chair; K. Rhoads.
4/18/2017HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 680).
4/24/2017HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Tuesday, 04-25-17 10:00AM in conference room 325.
4/25/2017HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Wednesday 04-26-17 2:00PM in conference room 325.
4/26/2017HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-27-17 10:30AM in conference room 325.
4/27/2017HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday, 04-27-17 at 4:00PM in Conference Room 325.
4/27/2017HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-28-17 11:30AM in conference room 325.
4/28/2017HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday, 04-28-17 2:05PM in Conference Room 325.
4/28/2017HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday, 04-28-17 at 5:00PM in Conference Room 325.

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HB1401 HD1 SD1

JUD 325 2/14/2017 2:00 PM View
FIN 308 2/23/2017 11:00 AM View
JDL/WAM 211 3/30/2017 9:45 AM View
CONF 325 4/25/2017 10:00 AM View
CONF 325 4/26/2017 2:00 PM View
CONF 325 4/27/2017 10:30 AM View
CONF 325 4/28/2017 11:30 AM View