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HB469 HD1 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO HEARING AIDS.
Report Title: Kupuna Caucus; Health Insurance Coverage; Hearing Aids
Description: Requires health insurance policies and contracts issued after 12/31/19 to provide coverage for the cost of hearing aids at a minimum of $1,500 per hearing aid for each hearing-impaired ear every thirty-six months in their base plans. Exempts mandatory health care coverage from impact assessment report. (SD1)
Companion:  SB1027
Package: Kupuna Caucus
Current Referral: CPH
Introducer(s): TAKAYAMA, AQUINO, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, Eli

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1/18/2019HPending introduction.
1/22/2019HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/22/2019HReferred to HLT, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 3
2/1/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by HLT on Tuesday, 02-05-19 9:45AM in House conference room 329.
2/5/2019HThe committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Belatti, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Say.
2/8/2019HReported from HLT (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 178) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
2/8/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Nakamura, Thielen excused (3).
2/8/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Wednesday, 02-13-19 2:00PM in House conference room 329.
2/13/2019HThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Takumi, Ichiyama, Belatti, Cabanilla Arakawa, Cachola, Kong, Mizuno, Onishi, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Har; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Aquino.
2/15/2019HReported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 514), recommending referral to FIN.
2/15/2019HReport adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, DeCoite, Nakamura, Quinlan, Thielen excused (5).
2/22/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Tuesday, 02-26-19 11:00AM in House conference room 308.
2/26/2019HThe 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, Todd, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nakamura; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Nishimoto.
3/1/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1064), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/1/2019HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) DeCoite excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
3/5/2019SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 187).
3/5/2019SPassed First Reading.
3/5/2019SReferred to CPH.
3/8/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 03-14-19 9:00AM in conference room 229.
3/14/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, Nishihara, Ruderman, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) J.Keohokalole, L. Thielen.
4/3/2019SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1777) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
4/3/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
4/3/2019S48 Hrs. Notice 04-05-19.
4/5/2019SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
4/5/2019HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 671) in amended form (SD 1).
4/9/2019HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/11/2019SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 719).
4/17/2019SSenate Conferees Appointed: Baker Chair; Nishihara, Fevella.
4/17/2019HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 909).

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

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HB469 HD1 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
HLT 329 2/05/2019 9:45 AM View
CPC 329 2/13/2019 2:00 PM View
FIN 308 2/26/2019 11:00 AM View
CPH 229 3/14/2019 9:00 AM View