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SB2379 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO CESSPOOLS.
Report Title: University of Hawaii; Cesspools; Outreach Program; Research; Wastewater Systems; Appropriation ($)
Description: Requires the Sea Grant College Program, with the Department of Health, to develop and conduct a two-year comprehensive statewide outreach program that provides science-based information and understanding of sewage contamination sources in nearshore marine areas; increases understanding of sewage capacity needs; and informs all stakeholders of appropriate solutions for cesspool conversion. Requires the Water Resources Research Center to research wastewater system technologies to determine the most cost-effective way to upgrade cesspools in Hawaii and reduce their impact on drinking water and groundwater. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
Companion:  HB1858
Package: None
Current Referral: EEP/HLT, FIN
Introducer(s): ENGLISH

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1/17/2020SIntroduced.
1/21/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/23/2020SReferred to CPH/HRE, WAM.
1/29/2020SRe-Referred to AEN/HRE, WAM.
2/3/2020SThe committee(s) on AEN/HRE has scheduled a public hearing on 02-11-20 3:05PM in conference room 229.
2/11/2020SThe committee(s) on AEN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in AEN were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Ruderman, K. Rhoads, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) L. Thielen.
2/11/2020SThe committee(s) on HRE recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in HRE were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kim, Kidani, K. Kahele, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Keith-Agaran.
2/13/2020SReported from AEN/HRE (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2657) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and referral to WAM.
2/13/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to WAM.
2/14/2020SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-20-20 10:35AM in conference room 211.
2/20/2020SThe 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, Harimoto, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) English, K. Kahele, Shimabukuro.
2/28/2020SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3211) 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. 220) in amended form (SD 1).
3/5/2020HPass First Reading
3/9/2020HReferred to EEP/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 36
3/12/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP/HLT on Tuesday, 03-17-20 11:07AM in House conference room 325.
3/16/2020HThis measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Tuesday 03-17-20 11:07AM in conference room 325.

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

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SB2379 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
AEN/HRE 229 2/11/2020 3:05 PM View
WAM 211 2/20/2020 10:35 AM View