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HB1281 HD1 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
Report Title: Homeless Employment Pilot Program; Homelessness; Study; Auditor; Medicaid; Housing Services; Appropriation ($)
Description: Part I: Establishes a three-year Homeless Employment Pilot Program that provides homeless individuals with work opportunities and connects them with service providers. Requires the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations to submit a report to the Legislature prior to the 2018 Regular Session on implementing the program. Appropriates funds to establish the pilot program. Part II: Requires the auditor to conduct a study to assess the impact of using medicaid funds to provide coverage for the treatment for homelessness. Requires the auditor to submit a report to the legislature. Makes an appropriation. Part III: Requires the department of human services, in collaboration with the department of health, to review the progress of the Hawaii pathways project pilot and continue to pursue efforts to utilize medicaid to provide supportive housing services for chronically homeless individuals. Provides considerations for the department in planning for the expansion of supportive housing services provided through medicaid managed care plans. Requires the department to report to the legislature. Makes an appropriation. Takes effect 7/1/2075. (SD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: HMS, LBR/WAM
Introducer(s): C. LEE, BROWER, CREAGAN, EVANS, KEOHOKALOLE, LOPRESTI, LOWEN, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA

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1/24/2017HPending introduction.
1/25/2017HPass First Reading
1/30/2017HReferred to HUS, LAB, FIN, referral sheet 6
1/31/2017HBill scheduled to be heard by HUS on Friday, 02-03-17 9:00AM in House conference room 329.
2/3/2017HThe committees on HUS recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Morikawa, Todd, Kobayashi, Oshiro, Tupola; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Har.
2/7/2017HReported from HUS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 56) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to LAB.
2/7/2017HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on LAB with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Oshiro excused (1).
2/10/2017HBill scheduled to be heard by LAB on Tuesday, 02-14-17 10:00AM in House conference room 309.
2/14/2017HThe committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Holt, Keohokalole, Nakashima, Takumi, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
2/17/2017HReported from LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 691), recommending referral to FIN.
2/17/2017HReport adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) DeCoite, Tokioka excused (2).
2/21/2017HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Thursday, 02-23-17 12:00PM 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, Choy, DeCoite, Gates, Holt, Keohokalole, Kobayashi, LoPresti, Lowen, Nakamura, Quinlan, Yamashita, Tupola, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Tokioka.
3/2/2017HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 781), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/2/2017HPassed Third Reading with Representative(s) Tupola 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. 64).
3/3/2017SPassed First Reading.
3/9/2017SReferred to HMS, JDL/WAM.
3/14/2017SThe committee(s) on HMS has scheduled a public hearing on 03-17-17 2:50PM in conference room 016.
3/17/2017SThe committee(s) on HMS deferred the measure until 03-22-17 2:45PM in conference room 016.
3/22/2017SThe committee(s) on HMS recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HMS were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Green, S. Chang, Harimoto; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Tokuda, Wakai.
3/24/2017SReported from HMS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1112) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDL/WAM.
3/24/2017SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDL/WAM.
11/30/2017DCarried over to 2018 Regular Session.
1/17/2018HRe-referred to HHS, LAB, FIN, referral sheet 2
1/17/2018SRe-Referred to HMS, LBR/WAM.

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

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HB1281 HD1 SD1