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HB1943 HD1 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO LANGUAGE ACCESS.
Report Title: Office of Language Access; Program Specialist Positions; Appropriation ($)
Description: Appropriates funds for the establishment of two full-time equivalent (2.00 FTE) permanent program specialist positions within the office of language access to assist state agencies and state-funded agencies in implementing the requirements of Hawaii's language access law. Effective 7/1/3000. (SD1)
Companion:  SB2511
Package: Filipino Caucus
Current Referral: CPH, WAM
Introducer(s): AQUINO, BELATTI, CACHOLA, CULLEN, DECOITE, HOLT, LOPRESTI, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, YAMANE, San Buenaventura

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1/19/2018HPending introduction.
1/22/2018HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/22/2018HReferred to HHS, FIN, referral sheet 5
2/6/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by HHS on Friday, 02-09-18 8:30AM in House conference room 329.
2/9/2018HThe committees on HHS recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 3 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, Kobayashi, Learmont; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Tupola.
2/13/2018HReported from HHS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 342-18) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2/13/2018HPassed 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) Souki excused (1).
2/14/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 02-16-18 4:00PM in House conference room 308.
2/16/2018HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Cachola, Gates, Holt, Keohokalole, Kobayashi, Todd, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 6 Excused: Representative(s) DeCoite, Fukumoto, Lowen, Nakamura, Yamashita, Tupola.
2/21/2018HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 786-18), recommending passage on Third Reading.
2/21/2018HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Yamane excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
3/1/2018SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 17).
3/1/2018SPassed First Reading.
3/1/2018SReferred to CPH, WAM.
3/9/2018SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 03-15-18 9:30AM in conference room 229.
3/15/2018SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Tokuda, Espero, Ihara, Nishihara, Ruderman; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) S. Chang.
3/21/2018SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3013) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
3/21/2018SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
3/29/2018SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 04-04-18 10:30AM in conference room 211.
4/4/2018SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in WAM were as follows: 11 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Galuteria, Harimoto, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kidani, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/6/2018SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3668) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading.
4/6/2018SOne Day Notice 04-10-18.
4/10/2018SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading. Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
4/10/2018HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 625) in amended form (SD 1).
4/12/2018HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/13/2018SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 608).
4/16/2018HHouse Conferees Appointed: Mizuno, Kobayashi Co-Chairs; Learmont, Tupola.
4/16/2018SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 609).

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

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HB1943 HD1 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
HHS 329 2/09/2018 8:30 AM View
FIN 308 2/16/2018 4:00 PM View
CPH 229 3/15/2018 9:30 AM View
WAM 211 4/04/2018 10:30 AM View