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SB995 SD2 HD1     
Measure Title: RELATING TO THE HAWAII TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.
Report Title: HTDC; Research and Development; Alternative Energy Research; Grants; UH; Appropriation ($)
Description: Requires HTDC to adopt rules to require businesses to return a technology research and development grant award if the recipient business relocates its principal place of business within 5 years of receiving the grant. Appropriates funding through the Research and Development Special Fund for the Research and Development Program of HTDC. Appropriates funds to HTDC for the Small Business Innovation Research Program and Manufacturing Assistance Program. Disallows HTDC grants to businesses that were awarded a competitive contract from the Department of Defense to research hydrodynamics and demand response. Appropriates funding through the Alternative Energy Research and Development Revolving Fund to provide grants. Repeals Act 67, SLH 2018, relating to alternative energy research and development and grants by HTDC. Repeals Act 141, SLH 2018, relating to the Research and Development Program in HTDC. Transfers the rights, powers, functions, and duties of HTDC and HSDC to UH. Appropriates funds to UH to implement the transfer. (SB995 HD1)
Companion:  HB338
Package: None
Current Referral: EDB, FIN
Introducer(s): WAKAI, J.KEOHOKALOLE, K. Kahele

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1/18/2019SIntroduced.
1/22/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/24/2019SReferred to EET, WAM.
1/29/2019SThe committee(s) on EET has scheduled a public hearing on 02-01-19 3:00PM in conference room 414.
1/30/2019SThe committee(s) on EET deleted the measure from the public hearing scheduled on 02-01-19 3:00PM in conference room 414.
1/30/2019SRe-Referred to EET/TEC, WAM.
2/1/2019SThe committee(s) on EET/TEC has scheduled a public hearing on 02-05-19 2:50PM in conference room 414.
2/5/2019SThe committee(s) on EET recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EET were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Wakai, Inouye, J.Keohokalole; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Taniguchi, Fevella.
2/5/2019SThe committee(s) on TEC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in TEC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) J.Keohokalole, Moriwaki, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) English, Fevella.
2/15/2019SReported from EET/TEC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 469) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/15/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/15/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-19-19 9:30AM in conference room 211.
2/19/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 9 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 4 Excused: Senator(s) Harimoto, K. Kahele, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi.
3/1/2019SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 946) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/1/2019S48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-19.
3/5/2019SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
3/5/2019HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 324) in amended form (SD 2).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to EDB, FIN, referral sheet 27
3/7/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by EDB on Wednesday, 03-13-19 10:00AM in House conference room 309.
3/13/2019HThe committee(s) on EDB recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 03-15-19 11:30am.
3/14/2019HBill scheduled for decision making on Friday, 03-15-19 11:30AM in conference room 309.
3/15/2019HThe committee(s) on EDB recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 03-20-19 11:30am.
3/15/2019HBill scheduled for decision making on Wednesday, 03-20-19 11:30AM in conference room 309.
3/20/2019HThe committees on EDB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) McKelvey, Kitagawa, Eli, Ichiyama, Johanson, Quinlan, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
3/22/2019HReported from EDB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1652) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
3/22/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Quinlan, Yamane excused (2).
3/25/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 03-27-19 2:30PM in House conference room 308.
3/27/2019HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Gates, Hashimoto, B. Kobayashi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Todd, Wildberger, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 5 Excused: Representative(s) Eli, Holt, Kitagawa, Matayoshi, McDermott.
4/4/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2067), recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/4/2019HDeferred one day 04-05-19.
4/5/2019HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Eli, Mizuno, Nishimoto excused (3). Transmitted to Senate.
4/9/2019SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 682).
4/9/2019SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/9/2019HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 885).
4/15/2019HHouse Conferees Appointed: McKelvey, Kitagawa Co-Chairs; Ichiyama, Quinlan, Matsumoto.
4/15/2019SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 809).
4/18/2019SSenate Conferees Appointed: Wakai Chair; J.Keohokalole, Kidani Co-Chairs; Fevella.
4/18/2019HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 918).
4/23/2019SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 12:47PM in conference room 224.
4/24/2019SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-25-19 12:47PM in conference room 224.

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

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SB995 SD2 HD1




CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
EET/TEC 414 2/05/2019 2:50 PM View
WAM 211 2/19/2019 9:30 AM View
EDB 309 3/13/2019 10:00 AM View
EDB 309 3/15/2019 11:30 AM View
EDB 309 3/20/2019 11:30 AM View
FIN 308 3/27/2019 2:30 PM View
CONF 224 4/24/2019 12:47 PM View
CONF 224 4/25/2019 12:47 PM View