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HB709 HD1 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE II OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII.
Report Title: Constitutional Amendment; Elections; Recount (ConAm)
Description: Proposes an amendment to the Hawaii State Constitution to allow a recount of votes cast at an election to be conducted in a manner as provided by the Legislature. Effective 01/28/2081. (SD1)
Companion:  SB842
Package: None
Current Referral: JDC, WAM
Introducer(s): C. LEE, BROWER, ELI, KITAGAWA, LUKE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, SAIKI, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TAKUMI, THIELEN, YAMASHITA, Matayoshi

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1/18/2019HPending introduction.
1/22/2019HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/24/2019HReferred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 5
1/29/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Thursday, 01-31-19 2:00PM in House conference room 325.
1/31/2019HThe committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 02-01-19.
1/31/2019HBill scheduled for decision making on Friday, 02-01-19 2:01PM in conference room 325.
2/1/2019HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Creagan, Lowen, McKelvey, Morikawa, Takayama; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Say, Yamane, Thielen.
2/13/2019HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 341) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2/13/2019HPassed 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) Holt, McDermott, Mizuno, Nakamura, Ward excused (5).
2/16/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Thursday, 02-21-19 1:30PM in House conference room 308.
2/21/2019HThe 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, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Todd.
3/1/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 968), 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. 213).
3/5/2019SPassed First Reading.
3/5/2019HNotice of a bill proposing constitutional amendment in the form of (HD 1) transmitted to Governor pursuant to Article XVII, Section 3.
3/5/2019SReferred to JDC, WAM.
3/8/2019SThe committee(s) on JDC has scheduled a public hearing on 03-12-19 9:00AM in conference room 016.
3/12/2019SThe committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, Wakai, Gabbard, Kim; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
3/20/2019SReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1283) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
3/20/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
3/29/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 04-03-19 10:20AM in conference room 211.
4/3/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in WAM were as follows: 10 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) English, Harimoto, K. Kahele.
4/5/2019SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1971) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading.
4/5/2019SOne Day Notice 04-09-19.
4/9/2019SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading. Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
4/9/2019HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 773) in amended form (SD 1).
4/11/2019HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/12/2019SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 804).
4/16/2019SNotice of bill proposing constitutional amendment transmitted to Governor pursuant to Article XVII, Section 3 (Sen. Com. No. 2).

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

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HB709 HD1 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
JUD 325 1/31/2019 2:00 PM View
JUD 325 2/01/2019 2:01 PM View
FIN 308 2/21/2019 1:30 PM View
JDC 016 3/12/2019 9:00 AM View
WAM 211 4/03/2019 10:20 AM View