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SB2629 SD2 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
Report Title: Electricity Generation; Coal; Prohibition
Description: Prohibits, after 6/30/2020, the approval of a new or renewed power purchase agreement for electricity generated from coal. Prohibits, after 6/30/2020, the modification of a coal power purchase agreement that proposes to extend the term or increase the amount of generation that is allowed to be produced under the existing agreement. Prohibits, after 12/31/2022, the issuance or renewal of covered source air permits for coal-burning electricity generation facilities. (HD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: EEP, FIN
Introducer(s): K. RHOADS, BAKER, KEITH-AGARAN, J.KEOHOKALOLE, NISHIHARA, RUDERMAN, Kanuha, Shimabukuro

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1/17/2020SIntroduced.
1/21/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/23/2020SReferred to WTL/GVO, JDC.
1/29/2020SRe-Referred to WTL/GVO, WAM/JDC.
2/6/2020SThe committee(s) on WTL/GVO has scheduled a public hearing on 02-11-20 3:30PM in conference room 225.
2/11/2020SThe committee(s) on GVO recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in GVO were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) L. Thielen, Inouye, Kanuha, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Baker.
2/11/2020SThe committee(s) on WTL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WTL were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Kahele, Riviere, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, Nishihara.
2/14/2020SReported from WTL/GVO (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2833) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM/JDC.
2/14/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM/JDC.
2/24/2020SThe committee(s) on WAM/JDC 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: 9 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 4 Excused: Senator(s) Harimoto, Inouye, 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 WAM/JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3152) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
2/28/2020S48 Hrs. Notice 03-03-20.
3/3/2020SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/3/2020HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 304) in amended form (SD 2).
3/5/2020HPass First Reading
3/9/2020HReferred to LAB/EEP, FIN, referral sheet 36
3/10/2020HRe-referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 38
3/13/2020HProposed draft of Bill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Tuesday, 03-17-20 9:00AM in House conference room 325. Copy of proposed draft available at www.capitol.hawaii.gov.
3/16/2020HThis measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Tuesday 03-17-20 9:00AM in conference room 325.
6/19/2020HProposed draft of Bill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Monday, 06-22-20 9:30AM in House conference room 325. Copy of proposed draft available at www.capitol.hawaii.gov.
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.
6/24/2020HReported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1197-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
6/24/2020HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) McDermott, Okimoto, Ward voting no (3) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Matayoshi excused (2).
6/26/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Monday, 06-29-20 2:00PM in House conference room 329.
6/29/2020HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 13 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Eli, Gates, Hashimoto, Holt, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Todd, Wildberger, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Matayoshi, McDermott.
7/1/2020HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1250-20), recommending passage on Third Reading.
7/1/2020HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Kong, McDermott, Okimoto, Ward voting no (5) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.
7/2/2020SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 373).
7/2/2020SDeferred One Day 07-06-20.
7/6/2020SDeferred One Day 07-08-20.
7/8/2020SSenate agrees with House amendments. Placed on the calendar for Final Reading on 07-10-20.
7/8/2020SOne Day Notice 07-10-20.
7/10/2020SPassed Final Reading. Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . 0 No(es): none. 0 Excused: none.
7/10/2020HReceived notice of Senate agreement and Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 632).
7/13/2020SEnrolled to Governor.

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

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SB2629 SD2 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
WTL/GVO 225 2/11/2020 3:30 PM View
WAM/JDC 211 2/26/2020 1:10 PM View
EEP 325 6/22/2020 9:30 AM View
FIN 329 6/29/2020 2:00 PM View