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HB808 HD1 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO SHARK AND RAY PROTECTION.
Report Title: Sharks; Rays; Prohibitions; Exemptions
Description: Establishes an offense of knowingly capturing, taking, possessing, abusing, entangling, or killing a shark in state marine waters, along with penalties and fines. Expands the existing prohibition on knowingly capturing or killing a manta ray in state marine waters to apply to all rays and to also include knowingly taking, possessing, abusing, or entangling a ray. Provides certain exemptions. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
Companion:  SB489
Package: None
Current Referral: WTL, JDC/WAM
Introducer(s): NISHIMOTO, BELATTI, JOHANSON, C. LEE, LOWEN, YAMANE

Sort by Date Status Text
1/22/2019HPending introduction.
1/24/2019HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/28/2019HReferred to WLH, JUD, referral sheet 6
2/1/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by WLH on Wednesday, 02-06-19 9:30AM in House conference room 325.
2/6/2019HThe committees on WLH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Todd, Lowen, Tarnas, Wildberger; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Har, Thielen.
2/15/2019HReported from WLH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 779) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
2/15/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JUD 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 JUD on Tuesday, 02-26-19 2:05PM in House conference room 325.
2/26/2019HThe committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 02-27-19.
2/26/2019HBill scheduled for decision making on Wednesday, 02-27-19 2:00PM in conference room 325.
2/27/2019HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Lowen, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Morikawa; Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Creagan, McKelvey, Say, Yamane.
3/1/2019HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1180), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/5/2019HPassed Third Reading 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. 411).
3/7/2019SPassed First Reading.
3/7/2019SReferred to WTL, JDC/WAM.
3/12/2019SThe committee(s) on WTL has scheduled a public hearing on 03-15-19 1:15PM in conference room 229.
3/15/2019SThe committee(s) on WTL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WTL were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Kahele, Nishihara, Riviere; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Keith-Agaran.
3/20/2019SReported from WTL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1275) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC/WAM.
3/20/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC/WAM.

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

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HB808 HD1 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
WLH 325 2/06/2019 9:30 AM View
JUD 325 2/26/2019 2:05 PM View
JUD 325 2/27/2019 2:00 PM View
WTL 229 3/15/2019 1:15 PM View