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HB1945 HD1 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO THE TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX.
Report Title: Transient Accommodations; Tax Revenue Allocation; Hawaii Tourism Authority; Homelessness; Appropriation ($)
Description: Allocates TAT revenues into the tourism special fund and appropriates funds for the Hawaii tourism authority (HTA) and Hawaii Lodging and Tourism Association to address homelessness in tourist and resort areas, subject to private matching funds. Requires HTA and the Hawaii Lodging and Tourism Association to consult with the Hawaii Interagency Council on Homelessness prior to awarding funds for projects addressing homelessness. Requires HTA to report to the 2021 legislature. Effective 7/1/2099. (SD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: EET/HMS, WAM
Introducer(s): ONISHI, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, GATES, HOLT, LUKE, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, TARNAS, TODD

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1/17/2020HPending introduction.
1/21/2020HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/23/2020HReferred to TIA/HSH, FIN, referral sheet 4
2/4/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by TIA/HSH on Wednesday, 02-12-20 9:00AM in House conference room 329.
2/12/2020HThe committees on TIA recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Onishi, Holt, Cachola, DeCoite, Perruso, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Creagan.
2/12/2020HThe committees on HSH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) San Buenaventura, Nakamura, Belatti, B. Kobayashi, Mizuno, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Say.
2/14/2020HReported from TIA/HSH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 505-20) 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).
2/14/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 02-19-20 4:00PM in House conference room 308.
2/19/2020HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 12 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Gates, Hashimoto, Holt, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Todd, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Eli, Nakamura, Nishimoto.
2/28/2020HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 910-20), recommending passage on Third Reading.
2/28/2020HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, DeCoite, Holt, Thielen excused (4). Transmitted to Senate.
3/3/2020SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 151).
3/3/2020SPassed First Reading.
3/3/2020SReferred to EET/HMS, WAM.
3/6/2020SThe committee(s) on EET/HMS has scheduled a public hearing on 03-11-20 2:45PM in conference room 414.
3/11/2020SThe committee(s) on HMS recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HMS were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Ruderman, Ihara, Riviere, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) K. Rhoads ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
3/11/2020SThe committee(s) on EET recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EET were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Wakai, Inouye, J.Keohokalole, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Taniguchi.
6/22/2020SReported from EET/HMS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3647) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
6/22/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.

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

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HB1945 HD1 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
TIA/HSH 329 2/12/2020 9:00 AM View
FIN 308 2/19/2020 4:00 PM View
EET/HMS 414 3/11/2020 2:45 PM View