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HB2726 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT.
Report Title: Deposit Beverage Container Program; Benchmarks; Plastics Recycling Grant Program; Advance Disposal Fee Program; Reporting Requirements; Positions; Appropriation ($)
Description: Requires the Department of Health to set benchmarks to reach an eighty-five per cent redemption rate by 2023. Establishes and appropriates funds for a plastics recycling grant program to identify Hawaii-based alternatives for the sustainable recycling and reuse of plastic commodities. Requires the Department of Health to annually report to the Legislature on redemption rates, progress, and plans regarding the deposit beverage container program. Appropriates funds to establish two positions for the glass advance disposal fee program. (HB2726 HD1)
Companion:  SB3099
Package: None
Current Referral: EEP, FIN
Introducer(s): C. LEE, JOHANSON, LOPRESTI, QUINLAN, YAMANE

Sort by Date Status Text
1/24/2018HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/29/2018HReferred to EEP/HHS, FIN, referral sheet 9
2/9/2018HRe-referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 21
2/12/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Thursday, 02-15-18 8:35AM in House conference room 325.
2/15/2018HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, Lowen, Cullen, Kong, McKelvey, Yamane, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Todd.
2/16/2018HReported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 659-18) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2/16/2018HPassed 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) DeCoite, Ing, Nakamura, Onishi, Woodson excused (5).

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

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HB2726 HD1






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