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SB2005 SD1 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO VOTING.
Report Title: Automatic Voter Registration; Driver's License; Provisional License; Instruction Permit; Identification Card; Affirmative Opt-out
Description: Requires that any person who is eligible to vote and applies for a new or renewal motor vehicle driver's license, provisional license, or instruction permit, or a new, renewal, or duplicate identification card be automatically registered to vote if that person is not already registered to vote unless the applicant affirmatively declines to be registered to vote. Authorizes access to and electronic transmission of databases maintained or operated by the counties or the department of transportation containing driver's license or identification card information to election officials and the statewide voter registration system. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
Companion:  HB2119
Package: None
Current Referral: TRN, JUD, FIN
Introducer(s): K. RHOADS, S. CHANG, ENGLISH, KANUHA, KEITH-AGARAN, J.KEOHOKALOLE, Shimabukuro

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1/9/2020SPending Introduction.
1/15/2020SIntroduced and passed First Reading.
1/15/2020SReferred to TRS, JDC/WAM.
1/24/2020SThe committee(s) on TRS has scheduled a public hearing on 01-29-20 1:00PM in conference room 225.
1/29/2020SThe committee(s) on TRS recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in TRS were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Inouye, English, Shimabukuro, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Harimoto.
2/5/2020SReported from TRS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2343) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and referral to JDC/WAM.
2/5/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to JDC/WAM.
2/24/2020SThe committee(s) on JDC/WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-26-20 1:10PM in conference room 211.
2/26/2020SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 10 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Harimoto, K. Kahele, Taniguchi.
2/26/2020SThe 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, J.Keohokalole, Kim, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard.
2/28/2020SReported from JDC/WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3179) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 1).
2/28/2020S48 Hrs. Notice 03-03-20.
3/3/2020SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/3/2020HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 84) in amended form (SD 1).
3/5/2020HPass First Reading
3/9/2020HReferred to TRN, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 36
3/9/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by TRN on Wednesday, 03-11-20 10:45AM in House conference room 423.
3/11/2020HThe committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Cullen, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
3/13/2020HReported from TRN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1028-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
3/13/2020HPassed 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) Gates, McDermott, Thielen excused (3).

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

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SB2005 SD1 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
TRS 225 1/29/2020 1:00 PM View
JDC/WAM 211 2/26/2020 1:10 PM View
TRN 423 3/11/2020 10:45 AM View