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SB359 SD1 HD1 CD1     
Measure Title: RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSE, ENERGY, AND FOOD SECURITY TAX.
Report Title: Energy; Barrel Tax; Environmental Response, Energy, and Food Security Tax; Environmental Response Revolving Fund
Description: Applies the state environmental response, energy, and food security tax to fossil fuels other than petroleum products and bases the tax on one million British thermal units. Removes the sunset of the various funds related to the barrel tax. Clarifies the purposes for which the environmental response revolving fund may be used. Provides for the transfer of moneys from the environmental response revolving fund into the general fund. Requires the Director of Health to report to the Legislature information regarding the environmental response revolving fund. (CD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: EEP, FIN
Introducer(s): GABBARD, CHUN OAKLAND, GALUTERIA, GREEN, RIVIERE, RUDERMAN

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1/23/2015SIntroduced.
1/23/2015SPassed First Reading.
1/26/2015SReferred to ENE/AGL, WAM.
2/2/2015SThe committee(s) on ENE/AGL has scheduled a public hearing on 02-05-15 3:15PM in conference room 225.
2/5/2015SThe committee(s) on AGL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in AGL were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Ruderman, Riviere, Chun Oakland, Taniguchi, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Wakai, Slom.
2/5/2015SThe committee(s) on ENE deferred the measure until 02-10-15 3:00PM in conference room 225.
2/10/2015SThe committee(s) on ENE recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in ENE were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Green, Ihara; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Galuteria, Slom.
2/12/2015SReported from ENE/AGL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 136) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and referral to WAM.
2/12/2015SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to WAM.
2/25/2015SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-27-15 1:00PM in conference room 211.
2/27/2015SThe 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, Kouchi, Dela Cruz, English, Galuteria, Harimoto, Riviere; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Inouye ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Slom; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Chun Oakland, Ruderman.
3/6/2015SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 805) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 1).
3/6/2015S48 Hrs. Notice 03-10-15.
3/10/2015SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 23; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 2 (Senator(s) Inouye, Slom). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/10/2015HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 116) in amended form (SD 1).
3/12/2015HPass First Reading
3/12/2015HReferred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 30
3/20/2015HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Tuesday, 03-24-15 8:30AM in House conference room 325.
3/24/2015HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, Lowen, Cullen, Evans, Nishimoto, Say, Pouha, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Ing, Yamane.
3/27/2015HReported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1121), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
3/27/2015HPassed Second Reading and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Har, Jordan voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) McDermott voting no (1) and Representative(s) Choy, Ing, Lowen, Luke, McKelvey, Pouha excused (6).
4/6/2015HProposed draft of Bill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 04-08-15 2:00PM in House conference room 308. Copy of proposed draft available at www.capitol.hawaii.gov.
4/7/2015HBroadcast of hearing/briefing available. See: www.capitoltv.org
4/8/2015HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 14 Ayes: Luke, Nishimoto, Cachola, Cullen, DeCoite, Johanson, Jordan, Keohokalole, Kobayashi, Lowen, Onishi, Yamashita, Pouha, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Tokioka.
4/10/2015HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1638) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/10/2015HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday 04-14-15.
4/14/2015HPassed Third Reading as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Aquino, Cullen, Fukumoto Chang, Har, McDermott, Oshiro, Say, Tokioka, Tupola, Yamane voting no (10) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.
4/16/2015SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 505).
4/16/2015SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/16/2015HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 638).
4/20/2015SSenate Conferees Appointed: Gabbard Chair; Ruderman, Tokuda Co-Chairs; Kouchi, L. Thielen.
4/20/2015HHouse Conferees Appointed: C. Lee, Luke Co-Chairs; Tsuji, Thielen.
4/20/2015HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 642).
4/21/2015SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 624).
4/22/2015SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-23-15 11:05AM in conference room 225.
4/23/2015SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-15 11:05AM in conference room 225.
4/27/2015SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-29-15 11:05AM in conference room 225.
4/29/2015SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 05-01-15 11:05AM in conference room 225.
5/1/2015SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Ruderman, Tokuda, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Kouchi.
5/1/2015HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, Luke, Tsuji, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
5/1/2015SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 136).
5/1/2015S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-05-15.
5/1/2015HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 136) as amended in (CD 1).
5/1/2015HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 05-05-15.
5/5/2015SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). 24 Aye(s); Aye(s) with reservations: none . 1 No(es): Senator(s) Slom. 0 Excused: none.
5/5/2015HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Aquino, Cullen, Fukumoto Chang, Har, Kawakami, Matsumoto, McDermott, Pouha, Say, Tokioka, Tupola, Ward, Yamane voting no (13) and Representative(s) Tsuji excused (1).
5/5/2015HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 699).
5/7/2015SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 680).
5/8/2015SEnrolled to Governor.
7/2/2015HAct 185, on 07/01/2015 (Gov. Msg. No. 1286).
7/2/2015SAct 185, 07/01/2015 (Gov. Msg. No. 1286).

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SB359 SD1 HD1 CD1




CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
ENE/AGL 225 2/05/2015 3:15 PM View
ENE/AGL 225 2/10/2015 3:00 PM View
WAM 211 2/27/2015 1:00 PM View
EEP 325 3/24/2015 8:30 AM View
FIN 308 4/08/2015 2:00 PM View
CONF 225 4/23/2015 11:05 AM View
CONF 225 4/27/2015 11:05 AM View
CONF 225 4/29/2015 11:05 AM View
CONF 225 5/01/2015 11:05 AM View