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HB2502 HD1 SD2       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO HEALTH.
Report Title: Department of Health; Communicable or Dangerous Diseases; Screening; Monitoring; Penalties; Quarantine; Isolation; COVID-19 Testing; Grants for Hotels; Appropriation ($)
Description: Authorizes the Director of Health, upon consultation with and authorization from the Governor, to screen, test, and monitor travelers. Provides for penalties for noncompliance. Amends and adds definitions and procedural and administrative provisions in chapter 325, Hawaii Revised Statutes. Allocates funds appropriated to the Governor by Senate Bill No. 126, S.D. 1, H.D. 1, C.D. 1, to be used for health assurance and grants for hotels to conduct COVID-19 testing for employees. Establishes a travelers screening special fund. Allocates funds from the transient accommodations tax to the travelers screening special fund for a portion of fiscal year 2020-2021. Sunsets certain provisions on 6/30/2022.
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: CPH, WAM
Introducer(s): MIZUNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, ICHIYAMA, LOWEN, WILDBERGER

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1/22/2020HPending introduction.
1/23/2020HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/27/2020HReferred to HLT, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 5
1/27/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by HLT on Thursday, 01-30-20 9:00AM in House conference room 329.
1/30/2020HThe committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Nakamura, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) San Buenaventura, Say; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti.
2/4/2020HReported from HLT (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 51-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
2/4/2020HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with Representative(s) Okimoto voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0).
2/4/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Thursday, 02-06-20 2:00PM in House conference room 329.
2/6/2020HThe committee(s) on CPC recommend(s) that the measure be deferred.
2/7/2020HBill scheduled for decision making on Monday, 02-10-20 2:00PM in conference room 329.
2/10/2020HThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 11 Ayes: Representative(s) Takumi, Ichiyama, Aquino, Belatti, Cabanilla Arakawa, Cachola, Har, Kong, Mizuno, Onishi, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/13/2020HReported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 412-20), recommending referral to FIN.
2/13/2020HReport adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Eli, Har excused (2).
2/19/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 02-21-20 1:30PM in House conference room 308.
2/21/2020HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 13 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Eli, Gates, Hashimoto, Holt, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Todd, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Wildberger, McDermott.
2/28/2020HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 842-20), recommending passage on Third Reading.
2/28/2020HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Okimoto voting no (1) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, DeCoite, Holt, Thielen excused (4). Transmitted to Senate.
3/3/2020SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 242).
3/3/2020SPassed First Reading.
3/3/2020SReferred to CPH, WAM.
6/23/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 06-25-20 9:30AM in conference room 229.
6/25/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Nishihara, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Ruderman ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) S. Chang, Wakai, Fevella.
6/26/2020SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3688) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
6/26/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
6/29/2020SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 07-02-20 10:10AM in conference room Auditorium.
7/2/2020SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 11 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Inouye, Kidani, Moriwaki, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Kanuha, Riviere, Fevella ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) K. Kahele; and 0 Excused: none.
7/2/2020SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3789) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
7/2/2020S48 Hrs. Notice 07-06-20.
7/6/2020SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 20; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Ihara, Kim . Noes, 4 (Senator(s) Fevella, Gabbard, K. Kahele, Ruderman). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
7/6/2020HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 603) in amended form (SD 2).
7/8/2020HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
7/8/2020SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 417).

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

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HB2502 HD1 SD2






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
HLT 329 1/30/2020 9:00 AM View
CPC 329 2/06/2020 2:00 PM View
CPC 329 2/10/2020 2:00 PM View
FIN 308 2/21/2020 1:30 PM View
CPH 229 6/25/2020 9:30 AM View
WAM Auditorium 7/02/2020 10:10 AM View