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Measure Title: RELATING TO THE HAWAII EMPLOYER-UNION HEALTH BENEFITS TRUST FUND DEFINITIONS.
Report Title: Hawaii Employer-union Health Benefits Trust Fund; Conforming Amendments; Beneficiaries
Description: Amends the definitions of "dependent-beneficiary" and "employee-beneficiary" as used in the Hawaii Employer-Union Health Benefits Trust Fund, chapter 87A, Hawaii Revised Statutes. Clarifies the eligibilities of surviving children to receive benefits. Updates references related to marriage to account for civil unions in interpreting who is a "dependent-beneficiary" and "employee-beneficiary". (CD1)
Companion:  HB978
Package: Governor
Current Referral: LAB, FIN
Introducer(s): KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party)

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1/24/2019SIntroduced.
1/24/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/28/2019SReferred to LCA, JDC/WAM.
2/4/2019SThe committee(s) on LCA has scheduled a public hearing on 02-07-19 2:45PM in conference room 224.
2/7/2019SThe committee(s) on LCA recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in LCA were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, Ihara, S. Chang; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Fevella.
2/15/2019SReported from LCA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 575) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC/WAM.
2/15/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC/WAM.
2/21/2019SThe committee(s) on JDC/WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-26-19 10:00AM in conference room 211.
2/26/2019SThe committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, Wakai, Gabbard, Kim, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/26/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 9 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, English, Harimoto, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 4 Excused: Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, Inouye, K. Kahele, Riviere.
3/1/2019SReported from JDC/WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1001) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/1/2019S48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-19.
3/5/2019SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
3/5/2019HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 400) in amended form (SD 2).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to LAB, FIN, referral sheet 27
3/11/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by LAB on Thursday, 03-14-19 9:00AM in House conference room 309.
3/14/2019HThe committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Eli, Ichiyama, Kitagawa, McKelvey, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Quinlan.
3/20/2019HReported from LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1500) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
3/20/2019HPassed 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) Belatti, Yamane excused (2).
3/25/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 03-27-19 2:00PM in House conference room 308.
3/27/2019HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 14 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Eli, Gates, Hashimoto, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Todd, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Holt.
4/3/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1960), recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/3/2019HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Quinlan excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
4/4/2019SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 562).
4/4/2019SDeferred One Day 04-05-19.
4/5/2019SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/5/2019HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 685).
4/15/2019HHouse Conferees Appointed: Johanson, Eli Co-Chairs; Matsumoto.
4/15/2019SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 809).
4/18/2019SSenate Conferees Appointed: Taniguchi Chair; K. Rhoads, Keith-Agaran Co-Chairs; Fevella.
4/18/2019SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-22-19 2:05PM in conference room 423.
4/18/2019HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 918).
4/22/2019SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-23-19 2:45PM in conference room 423.
4/23/2019SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-24-19 10:00AM in conference room 423.
4/24/2019SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, K. Rhoads, Keith-Agaran; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
4/24/2019HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 3 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Eli, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/26/2019SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 160).
4/26/2019S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 04-30-19.
4/26/2019HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 160) as amended in (CD 1).
4/26/2019HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 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).
5/6/2019SEnrolled to Governor.
6/12/2019HAct 051, on 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1152).
6/12/2019SAct 051, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1152).

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CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
LCA 224 2/07/2019 2:45 PM View
JDC/WAM 211 2/26/2019 10:00 AM View
LAB 309 3/14/2019 9:00 AM View
FIN 308 3/27/2019 2:00 PM View
CONF 423 4/22/2019 2:05 PM View
CONF 423 4/23/2019 2:45 PM View
CONF 423 4/24/2019 10:00 AM View