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SB2498 SD2 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO POLYSTYRENE FOAM CONTAINERS.
Report Title: Polystyrene Foam Products; Prohibition; Disposal of Nonreusable Prepared Food Containers; Litter Reduction
Description: Prohibits the sale of polystyrene foam containers and serving of prepared foods using polystyrene foam containers statewide. Authorizes the Department of Health to adopt rules to implement the prohibition and include within its administrative rules a requirement for prepared food vendors to educate their customers about proper disposal of nonreusable food containers and litter reduction. (SB2498 HD1)
Companion:  HB1937
Package: None
Current Referral: EEP/HHS, FIN
Introducer(s): S. CHANG, Riviere

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1/19/2018SIntroduced.
1/22/2018SPassed First Reading.
1/24/2018SReferred to AEN, CPH.
1/29/2018SThe committee(s) on AEN has scheduled a public hearing on 02-01-18 2:30PM in conference room 016.
2/1/2018SThe committee(s) on AEN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in AEN were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, K. Rhoads, Ruderman; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Riviere, Nishihara.
2/6/2018SReported from AEN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2046) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to CPH.
2/6/2018SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to CPH.
2/21/2018SThe committee(s) on CPH will hold a public decision making on 02-26-18 10:00AM in conference room 229.
2/26/2018SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Tokuda, S. Chang, Espero, Nishihara; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Ihara, Ruderman.
3/1/2018SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2597) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/1/2018S48 Hrs. Notice 03-06-18.
3/6/2018SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Wakai . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/6/2018HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 197) in amended form (SD 2).
3/8/2018HPass First Reading
3/8/2018HReferred to EEP/HHS, FIN, referral sheet 35
3/13/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP/HHS on Friday, 03-16-18 9:30AM in House conference room 329.
3/13/2018HBill re-scheduled to be heard by EEP/HHS on Friday, 03-16-18 9:00AM in conference room 329.
3/16/2018HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, Cullen, Todd, Yamane; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Kong; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Lowen, McKelvey, McDermott.
3/16/2018HThe committees on HHS recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, Kobayashi, Belatti, Learmont; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Tupola.
3/23/2018HReported from EEP/HHS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1382-18) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
3/23/2018HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Cachola, Har voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Kong voting no (1) and Representative(s) C. Lee, Lowen, McDermott, Souki, Tokioka excused (5).

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

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SB2498 SD2 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
AEN 016 2/01/2018 2:30 PM View
CPH 229 2/26/2018 10:00 AM View
EEP/HHS 329 3/16/2018 9:00 AM View