30th Legislature, 2019
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HB548 HD2 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO THE TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX.
Report Title: Transient Accommodations Tax Revenue; Department of Land and Natural Resources; Hawaii Tourism Authority; State Parks Special Fund; Na Ala Hele; Beach Restoration Special Fund
Description: Allocates funds from TAT revenue directly to the state parks special fund, na ala hele statewide trail and access program, and beach restoration special fund, rather than through the special land and development fund, to improve certain state resources and services. Requires DLNR to submit to HTA an annual list of proposed projects in relation to the HTA Strategic Plan. (SD1)
Companion:  SB836
Package: None
Current Referral: EET/WTL, WAM
Introducer(s): YAMASHITA, HOLT, TODD, YAMANE

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1/18/2019HPending introduction.
1/22/2019HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/22/2019HReferred to TIA/WLH, FIN, referral sheet 4
2/6/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by TIA/WLH on Tuesday, 02-12-19 9:30AM in House conference room Auditorium.
2/12/2019HThe committees on TIA recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Onishi, Holt, Cachola, Perruso, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) DeCoite; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Creagan.
2/12/2019HThe committees on WLH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Todd, Tarnas, Wildberger; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Thielen; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Har, Lowen.
2/15/2019HReported from TIA/WLH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 512) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2/15/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Matsumoto, McDermott voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, DeCoite, Nakamura, Quinlan, Thielen excused (5).
2/15/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 02-20-19 4:00PM in House conference room 308.
2/20/2019HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Gates, Holt, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Wildberger, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 6 Excused: Representative(s) Eli, Hashimoto, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Todd, McDermott.
3/1/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1237) as amended in HD 2, recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/1/2019HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-05-19.
3/5/2019HPassed Third Reading as amended in HD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.
3/7/2019SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 391).
3/7/2019SPassed First Reading.
3/7/2019SReferred to EET/WTL, WAM.
3/14/2019SThe committee(s) on EET/WTL has scheduled a public hearing on 03-18-19 3:20PM in conference room 414.
3/18/2019SThe 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, Inouye, J.Keohokalole; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
3/18/2019SThe committee(s) on WTL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WTL were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, Riviere; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara, Fevella.
3/22/2019SReported from EET/WTL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1488) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
3/22/2019SReport 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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HB548 HD2 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
TIA/WLH Auditorium 2/12/2019 9:30 AM View
FIN 308 2/20/2019 4:00 PM View
EET/WTL 414 3/18/2019 3:20 PM View