30th Legislature, 2019
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HB1854 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO LITTLE FIRE ANTS.
Report Title: Little Fire Ants; Hawaii Ant Lab; DOA, Pest Control Operators; Best Practices; Website Posting
Description: Authorizes DOA, in conjunction with the Hawaii Ant Lab, to identify best practices for the treatment of little fire ants. Requires DOA to post those best practices on its website. Requires applicants for a pest control operator license to be tested on knowledge of DOA current best practices for eradication of little fire ants. Subjects a pest control operator to potential licensing sanctions for failure to report known or suspected cases of little fire ants. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
Companion:  SB2474
Package: None
Current Referral: EEP, FIN
Introducer(s): LOWEN, C. LEE, NAKAMURA, TAKUMI, Creagan

Sort by Date Status Text
1/16/2020HPending introduction.
1/17/2020HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/23/2020HReferred to EEP/AGR, FIN, referral sheet 3
1/30/2020HRe-referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 9
2/7/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Thursday, 02-13-20 8:30AM in House conference room 325.
2/13/2020HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Lowen, Wildberger, Tarnas, Todd, Yamane, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Har.
2/14/2020HReported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 607-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2/14/2020HPassed 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) Holt, Takayama excused (2).
2/19/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 02-21-20 12:00PM in House conference room 308.

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

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HB1854 HD1






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EEP 325 2/13/2020 8:30 AM View
FIN 308 2/21/2020 12:00 PM View