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HB2188 HD1 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO WIND ENERGY FACILITIES.
Report Title: Wind Energy Facilities; Wind Turbines; Setback; Study; Health Effects; Appropriation ($)
Description: Establishes a setback of one foot for every foot of height of a wind turbine from the nearest existing farm dwelling or residential dwelling unit for certain wind energy facilities in agricultural districts. Requires a study on the effects of noise production by wind energy facilities on the health of residents and students. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
Companion:  SB2558
Package: None
Current Referral: EET, WAM
Introducer(s): QUINLAN, BROWER, ELI, GATES, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, TAKAYAMA, San Buenaventura

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1/21/2020HPending introduction.
1/23/2020HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/27/2020HReferred to EEP/AGR, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 5
1/30/2020HRe-referred to EEP, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 9
1/31/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Tuesday, 02-04-20 8:30AM in House conference room 325.
2/4/2020HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Lowen, Wildberger, Har, Tarnas, Todd, Yamane, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
2/6/2020HReported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 139-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
2/6/2020HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Nakamura, Saiki, Yamashita excused (3).
2/11/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Thursday, 02-13-20 2:05PM in House conference room 325.
2/13/2020HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 11 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Creagan, Lowen, McKelvey, Perruso, Say, Takayama, Yamane, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Nakashima.
2/14/2020HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 646-20), recommending referral to FIN.
2/14/2020HReport adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Holt, Takayama excused (2).
2/21/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Monday, 02-24-20 1:00PM in House conference room 308.
2/24/2020HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. 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; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) McDermott.
2/27/2020HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 726-20), recommending passage on Third Reading.
2/27/2020HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
2/28/2020SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 72).
2/28/2020SPassed First Reading.
3/3/2020SReferred to EET, WAM.
3/10/2020SThe committee(s) on EET has scheduled a public hearing on 03-13-20 2:45PM in conference room 414.
3/13/2020SThe 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, Taniguchi, J.Keohokalole; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Inouye.
6/22/2020SReported from EET (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3651) 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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HB2188 HD1 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
EEP 325 2/04/2020 8:30 AM View
JUD 325 2/13/2020 2:05 PM View
FIN 308 2/24/2020 1:00 PM View
EET 414 3/13/2020 2:45 PM View