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Measure Title: RELATING TO TOURISM.
Report Title: HTA; Debt Cancellation; Transient Accommodations Tax; Convention Center Enterprise Special Fund; Tourism Special Fund; Appropriation ($)
Description: Cancels the debt owed to the State by the Hawaii Tourism Authority for convention center construction costs and related interest. Amends the allocations of transient accommodations tax revenues to the convention center enterprise special fund and tourism special fund. Appropriates moneys for the Hawaii Tourism Authority to implement initiatives, in conjunction with the Hawaii Lodging and Tourism Association, to address homelessness in tourist and resort areas; provided that the funds are matched dollar-for-dollar by the private sector. (CD1)
Companion:  SB2901
Package: None
Current Referral: ETT, WAM
Introducer(s): ONISHI, CACHOLA, CULLEN, EVANS, FUKUMOTO, ITO, LUKE, MORIKAWA, SAIKI

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1/19/2018HPending introduction.
1/22/2018HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/26/2018HReferred to TOU, FIN, referral sheet 6
2/8/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by TOU on Tuesday, 02-13-18 9:00AM in House conference room 429.
2/13/2018HThe committees on TOU recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Onishi, Fukumoto, Cachola, Ito, LoPresti, Ohno, Woodson, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Choy.
2/15/2018HReported from TOU (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 513-18), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2/15/2018HPassed Second Reading and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) DeCoite, Ing, McDermott, Nakamura, Souki, Todd excused (6).
2/21/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 02-23-18 12:00PM in House conference room 308.
2/23/2018HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Cachola, Fukumoto, Holt, Keohokalole, Kobayashi, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Nakamura; Noes: none; and 6 Excused: Representative(s) DeCoite, Gates, Lowen, Todd, Tupola, Ward.
3/2/2018HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1131-18) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/2/2018HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-06-18.
3/6/2018HPassed Third Reading as amended in HD 1 with Representative(s) Matsumoto, Thielen, Tupola voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Say voting no (1) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.
3/8/2018SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 297).
3/8/2018SPassed First Reading.
3/8/2018SReferred to ETT, WAM.
3/16/2018SThe committee(s) on ETT has scheduled a public hearing on 03-21-18 1:30PM in conference room 414.
3/21/2018SThe committee(s) on ETT recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in ETT were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Wakai, Taniguchi, Baker; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) L. Thielen ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Galuteria.
3/23/2018SReported from ETT (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3171) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
3/23/2018SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
3/28/2018SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 04-03-18 10:00AM in conference room 211.
4/3/2018SThe 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, Galuteria, Inouye, K. Kahele, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Harimoto, Kidani.
4/6/2018SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3662) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
4/6/2018S48 Hrs. Notice 04-10-18.
4/10/2018SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 23; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) L. Thielen . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 2 (Senator(s) S. Chang, Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
4/10/2018HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 640) in amended form (SD 2).
4/12/2018HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/13/2018SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 608).
4/19/2018SSenate Conferees Appointed: Wakai Chair; L. Thielen, K. Kahele Co-Chairs.
4/19/2018HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 801).
4/24/2018HHouse Conferees Appointed: Onishi, Luke Co-Chairs; Tupola.
4/25/2018SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 671).
4/25/2018HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Thursday, 04-26-18 3:00PM in conference room 423.
4/26/2018HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 2 Ayes: Representative(s) Onishi, Luke; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Tupola.
4/26/2018SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Wakai, L. Thielen, K. Kahele; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/27/2018HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 115-18) as amended in (CD 1).
4/27/2018HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday 05-01-18.
4/27/2018SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 115-18).
4/27/2018S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-01-18.
5/1/2018SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . 0 No(es): none. 0 Excused: none.
5/1/2018HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Say, Ward voting no (2) and none excused (0).
5/1/2018HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 849).
5/2/2018HTransmitted to Governor.
5/3/2018SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
7/5/2018HAct 086, on 06/29/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1187).
7/5/2018SAct 086, 06/29/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1187).

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CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
TOU 429 2/13/2018 9:00 AM View
FIN 308 2/23/2018 12:00 PM View
ETT 414 3/21/2018 1:30 PM View
WAM 211 4/03/2018 10:00 AM View
CONF 423 4/26/2018 3:00 PM View