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HB2128 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
Report Title: Elections; Voting by Mail; Voter Preregistration or Registration; DOE; State Public Charter School Commission; Ranked Choice Voting; State Senate; State House of Representatives; Vacancies
Description: Makes housekeeping amendments to Hawaii's elections laws to clarify and improve the administration of elections by mail. Establishes a process, beginning on January 1, 2021, for preregistering or registering public school- and charter school-enrolled students to vote. Establishes ranked choice voting for special federal elections and special elections of vacant county council seats. Amends filing deadlines for candidates attempting to fill vacant state senate seats. (HD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: JUD, FIN
Introducer(s): C. LEE, CREAGAN, CULLEN, ELI, HOLT, KONG, MIZUNO, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAIKI, TAKUMI, WILDBERGER

Sort by Date Status Text
1/17/2020HPending introduction.
1/21/2020HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/27/2020HReferred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 5
1/31/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Monday, 02-03-20 2:05PM in House conference room 325.
2/3/2020HThe committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 02-04-20 at 2:00pm.
2/3/2020HBill scheduled for decision making on Tuesday, 02-04-20 2:00PM in conference room 325.
2/4/2020HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 12 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Creagan, Lowen, McKelvey, Nakashima, Perruso, Say, Takayama, Yamane; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Thielen; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
2/14/2020HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 676-20) 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; Representative(s) Okimoto voting no (1) and Representative(s) Holt, Takayama excused (2).
2/21/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Tuesday, 02-25-20 11:00AM in House conference room 308.
2/25/2020HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 14 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Eli, Gates, Hashimoto, Holt, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Todd, Wildberger, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) McDermott; and Excused: none.

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

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HB2128 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
JUD 325 2/03/2020 2:05 PM View
JUD 325 2/04/2020 2:00 PM View
FIN 308 2/25/2020 11:00 AM View