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SB2818 SD2 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
Report Title: Renewable Energy; Renewable Gas Study; Renewable Portfolio Standard; Electricity; Appropriation ($)
Description: Requires the Public Utilities Commission to contract with HNEI to conduct an independent renewable gas study. Appropriates funds from the Public Utilities Commission Special Fund. Amends the definition of renewable portfolio standard to be a percentage of electrical energy generation, rather than sales. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
Companion:  HB2009
Package: None
Current Referral: EEP, CPC, FIN
Introducer(s): WAKAI, Harimoto, J.Keohokalole, Nishihara

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1/23/2020SIntroduced.
1/23/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/27/2020SReferred to EET/CPH, WAM.
2/6/2020SThe committee(s) on EET/CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-10-20 2:45PM in conference room 414.
2/10/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, Nishihara, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Ruderman, L. Thielen, Fevella.
2/10/2020SThe committee(s) on EET recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EET were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Wakai, Taniguchi, Inouye, J.Keohokalole; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
2/13/2020SReported from EET/CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2687) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/13/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) 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.
2/26/2020SThe committee on WAM will reconsider its previous decision on 02-20-20 and will hold a public decision making on 02-28-20 10:50AM in conference room 211.
2/28/2020SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 8 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Harimoto, Inouye, Kanuha, Moriwaki, Taniguchi; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Fevella; and 4 Excused: Senator(s) K. Kahele, Kidani, Riviere, Shimabukuro.
2/28/2020SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3378) 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, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none. Noes, 1 (Senator(s) Fevella). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/3/2020HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 381) in amended form (SD 2).
3/5/2020HPass First Reading
3/9/2020HReferred to EEP, CPC, FIN , referral sheet 36
3/9/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Thursday, 03-12-20 8:30AM in House conference room 325.
3/12/2020HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Lowen, Wildberger, Har, Tarnas, Todd; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Yamane, Thielen.
3/13/2020HReported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1074-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
3/13/2020HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with Representative(s) Okimoto voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Gates, McDermott, Thielen excused (3).
3/13/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Tuesday, 03-17-20 2:00PM in House conference room 329.
3/16/2020HThis measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Tuesday 03-17-20 2:00PM in conference room 329.

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

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SB2818 SD2 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
EET/CPH 414 2/10/2020 2:45 PM View
WAM 211 2/20/2020 10:35 AM View
WAM 211 2/28/2020 10:50 AM View
EEP 325 3/12/2020 8:30 AM View