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SB2828 SD1 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO WATER.
Report Title: Department of Land and Natural Resources; State Water Code; Water; Reservoirs; Fire Safety
Description: Specifies in the State Water Code that fire safety use is a beneficial use of fresh water. Requires the department of land and natural resources, in consultation with the Hawaii emergency management agency, to cooperate with the counties and reservoir owners to develop protocols and agreements for the use of reservoir waters for fire safety purposes. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
Companion:  HB2646
Package: None
Current Referral: WLH, FIN
Introducer(s): KEITH-AGARAN, K. Kahele, Riviere

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1/23/2020SIntroduced.
1/23/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/27/2020SReferred to WTL/PSM, JDC.
1/31/2020SThe committee(s) on WTL/PSM has scheduled a public hearing on 02-05-20 1:30PM in conference room 229.
2/5/2020SThe committee(s) on PSM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in PSM were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Nishihara, Wakai, Baker; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Harimoto, Fevella.
2/5/2020SThe committee(s) on WTL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in WTL were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, Nishihara; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Riviere ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
2/12/2020SReported from WTL/PSM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2552) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and referral to JDC.
2/12/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to JDC.
2/24/2020SThe committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-27-20 10:30AM in conference room 016.
2/27/2020SThe 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, Gabbard, Kim; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
2/28/2020SReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3273) 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. 388) in amended form (SD 1).
3/5/2020HPass First Reading
3/9/2020HReferred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 36
3/9/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by WLH on Wednesday, 03-11-20 9:00AM in House conference room 325.
3/11/2020HThe committees on WLH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Todd, Har, Tarnas, Ward; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Lowen; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Wildberger; and 0 Excused: none.
5/12/2020HReported from WLH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1188-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
5/12/2020HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) DeCoite, D. Kobayashi, Lowen, Matsumoto, McKelvey, San Buenaventura voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Perruso, Wildberger voting no (2) and Representative(s) Thielen excused (1).

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

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SB2828 SD1 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
WTL/PSM 229 2/05/2020 1:30 PM View
JDC 016 2/27/2020 10:30 AM View
WLH 325 3/11/2020 9:00 AM View