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Measure Title: RELATING TO EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT.
Report Title: Emergency Management
Description: Improves the effectiveness of the State Emergency Management Program through modifications and additions to chapter 127A, Hawaii Revised Statutes. (HB993 CD1)
Companion:  SB1219
Package: Governor
Current Referral: PSM, WAM
Introducer(s): SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party)

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1/22/2019HPending introduction.
1/24/2019HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/28/2019HReferred to PVM, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 6
2/1/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by PVM on Wednesday, 02-06-19 10:00AM in House conference room 430.
2/6/2019HThe committees on PVM recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Takayama, Gates, D. Kobayashi, Kong, Nishimoto, Ohno, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/8/2019HReported from PVM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 199) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
2/8/2019HPassed 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) Cabanilla Arakawa, Nakamura, Thielen excused (3).
2/11/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Wednesday, 02-13-19 3:00PM in House conference room 325.
2/13/2019HThe committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 02-14-19.
2/13/2019HBill scheduled for decision making on Thursday, 02-14-19 2:00PM in conference room 325.
2/14/2019HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Creagan, Lowen, McKelvey, Morikawa, Takayama, Yamane, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Say.
2/15/2019HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 769) as amended in HD 2, recommending referral to FIN.
2/15/2019HReport adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, DeCoite, Nakamura, Quinlan, Thielen excused (5).
2/26/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Thursday, 02-28-19 2:00PM in House conference room 308.
2/28/2019HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 15 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Eli, Gates, Hashimoto, Holt, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Todd, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
3/1/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1257), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/5/2019HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Ichiyama excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
3/7/2019SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 436).
3/7/2019SPassed First Reading.
3/7/2019SReferred to PSM, WAM.
3/8/2019SThe committee(s) on PSM has scheduled a public hearing on 03-14-19 1:15PM in conference room 229.
3/14/2019SThe committee(s) on PSM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in PSM were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Nishihara, Wakai, Baker, Harimoto; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
3/15/2019SThe committee on PSM will reconsider its previous decision on 03/14/19 and will hold a public decision making on 03-19-19 1:15PM in conference room 229.
3/19/2019SThe committee(s) on PSM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in PSM were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Nishihara, Wakai, Baker; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Harimoto, Fevella.
3/22/2019SReported from PSM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1382) 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.
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. 1999) 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. 811) in amended form (SD 1).
4/11/2019HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/12/2019SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 804).
4/15/2019HHouse Conferees Appointed: Takayama, San Buenaventura, Gates Co-Chairs; Kong, McDermott.
4/15/2019SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 808).
4/18/2019SSenate Conferees Appointed: Nishihara Chair; K. Kahele Co-Chair; Fevella.
4/18/2019HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 919).
4/22/2019HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Tuesday, 04-23-19 2:00PM in conference room 016.
4/23/2019HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Takayama, San Buenaventura, Gates, Kong; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) McDermott.
4/23/2019SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 2 Aye(s): Senator(s) Nishihara, K. Kahele; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
4/26/2019HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 88) as amended in (CD 1).
4/26/2019HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 04-30-19.
4/26/2019SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 88).
4/26/2019S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 04-30-19.
4/30/2019HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0).
4/30/2019SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . 0 No(es): none. 0 Excused: none.
5/1/2019HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 968).
5/2/2019SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 883).
5/1/2019HTransmitted to Governor.
6/12/2019HAct 078, on 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1179).
6/12/2019SAct 078, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1179).

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HB993 HD2 SD1 CD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
PVM 430 2/06/2019 10:00 AM View
JUD 325 2/13/2019 3:00 PM View
JUD 325 2/14/2019 2:00 PM View
FIN 308 2/28/2019 2:00 PM View
PSM 229 3/14/2019 1:15 PM View
PSM 229 3/19/2019 1:15 PM View
WAM 211 4/03/2019 10:20 AM View
CONF 016 4/23/2019 2:00 PM View