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SB137 SD2 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII RESEARCH.
Report Title: University of Hawaii; Innovation and Commercialization Initiative Program; Special Fund
Description: Establishes the Innovation and Commercialization Initiative Program to expressly give the University of Hawaii the legal authority to create, finance, and participate in new economic enterprises and expand workforce opportunities based on inventions and discoveries generated by or at the University. Creates Special Fund. (SB137 HD1)
Companion:  HB847
Package: None
Current Referral: HED, JUD, FIN
Introducer(s): K. KAHELE (Introduced by request of another party)

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1/20/2017SIntroduced.
1/20/2017SPassed First Reading.
1/20/2017SReferred to HRE/ETT, JDL/WAM.
2/7/2017SThe committee(s) on HRE/ETT added the measure to the public hearing scheduled on 02-15-17 1:20PM in conference room 414.
2/15/2017SThe committee(s) on HRE recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HRE were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Kahele, Kidani, Espero, Taniguchi; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Keith-Agaran.
2/15/2017SThe committee(s) on ETT recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in ETT were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Wakai, Taniguchi, Galuteria; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Baker, L. Thielen.
2/17/2017SReported from HRE/ETT (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 503) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDL/WAM.
2/17/2017SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDL/WAM.
2/24/2017SThe committee(s) on JDL/WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-28-17 9:50AM in conference room 211.
2/28/2017SThe committee(s) on JDL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDL were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, K. Rhoads, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
2/28/2017SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 8 Aye(s): Senator(s) Tokuda, Dela Cruz, English, Harimoto, K. Kahele, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Galuteria, Inouye, Wakai.
3/3/2017SReported from JDL/WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 863) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/3/2017S48 Hrs. Notice 03-07-17.
3/7/2017SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/7/2017HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 88) in amended form (SD 2).
3/9/2017HPass First Reading
3/9/2017HReferred to HED, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 27
3/10/2017HBill scheduled to be heard by HED on Tuesday, 03-14-17 2:00PM in House conference room 309.
3/14/2017HThe committees on HED recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) McKelvey, Hashem, Creagan, Ohno, Onishi, Woodson, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Har, Ing.
3/16/2017HReported from HED (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1094) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
3/16/2017HPassed 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) Ichiyama, McKelvey, Morikawa, Nakamura, Tokioka excused (5).
3/20/2017HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Wednesday, 03-22-17 2:00PM in House conference room 325.
3/22/2017HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Nishimoto, San Buenaventura, Brower, Johanson, Morikawa, Nakashima, McDermott, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Oshiro; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, C. Lee.
3/24/2017HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1272), recommending referral to FIN.
3/24/2017HReport adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, DeCoite, Har, Ichiyama, C. Lee, Thielen excused (6).
11/30/2017DCarried over to 2018 Regular Session.

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

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SB137 SD2 HD1