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SB2561 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
Report Title: Hawaii State Energy Office; Public Benefits Fee Administrator; Household Appliances
Description: Requires retailers of household appliances to conspicuously display on certain household appliances that appear in the retailer's showroom floor available energy efficiency rebates funded by the public benefits fee and Hawaii-specific energy operation costs based on a statewide average residential electricity cost for the prior calendar year. Requires the public benefits fee administrator to provide a template for the signage or text containing the information to retailers no later than 7/1/2021 and to update the signage or text at least once every five years. Effective 10/1/2020. (HD1)
Companion:  HB1604
Package: None
Current Referral: EDB/EEP
Introducer(s): WAKAI, INOUYE, KIDANI, K. RHOADS, Baker, Kim, Taniguchi, L. Thielen

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1/17/2020SIntroduced.
1/21/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/23/2020SReferred to EET, CPH.
1/27/2020SThe committee(s) on EET has scheduled a public hearing on 01-31-20 2:55PM in conference room 414.
1/31/2020SThe committee(s) on EET recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in EET were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Wakai, Taniguchi, J.Keohokalole; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Inouye, Fevella.
2/11/2020SReported from EET (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2471) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and referral to CPH.
2/11/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to CPH.
2/14/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH will hold a public decision making on 02-20-20 10:00AM in conference room 229.
2/20/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in CPH were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, Wakai, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara, Ruderman, L. Thielen.
2/27/2020SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2966) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading.
2/27/2020SOne Day Notice 02-28-20.
2/28/2020SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading. Ayes, 23; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 2 (Senator(s) Gabbard, Ihara). Transmitted to House.
2/28/2020HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 41).
3/3/2020HPass First Reading
3/9/2020HReferred to EDB/EEP, CPC, referral sheet 36
3/11/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by EDB/EEP on Thursday, 03-19-20 11:00AM in House conference room 325.
3/16/2020HThis measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Thursday 03-19-20 11:00AM in conference room 325.
6/19/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by EDB/EEP on Monday, 06-22-20 11:30AM in House conference room 329.
6/22/2020HThe committees on EDB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) McKelvey, Kitagawa, Eli, Ichiyama, Johanson, Quinlan, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
6/22/2020HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Lowen, Wildberger, Tarnas, Todd; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Har, Yamane, Thielen.
6/25/2020HReported from EDB/EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1218-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
6/25/2020HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Matayoshi excused (2).
7/6/2020HRe-referred to EDB/EEP, referral sheet 54
7/6/2020HReconsideration of action taken on 06-25-20.
7/6/2020HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Kong voting no (1) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.
7/6/2020SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 402).
7/8/2020SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
7/8/2020HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 629).

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

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SB2561 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
EET 414 1/31/2020 2:55 PM View
CPH 229 2/20/2020 10:00 AM View
EDB/EEP 329 6/22/2020 11:30 AM View