30th Legislature, 2019
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SB3104 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO LAND DEVELOPMENT.
Report Title: Affordable Housing; HHFDC; Lease of State Lands; Boundary Amendments; SHPD; Historic Preservation; Counties; Condominiums; Rental Housing Revolving Fund; Appropriation ($)
Description: Exempts from the definition of public lands, lands set aside by the governor or leased by any state department or agency to the Hawaii housing finance and development corporation for a period not to exceed ninety-nine years, for the primary purposes of developing affordable housing. Requires the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation to submit a report to the legislature that identifies all state lands that may be developed for multi-unit dwellings. Requires the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation to submit a program to the Legislature by December 31, 2020, which addresses various housing concerns, including the steps necessary to end the State's housing shortage. Authorizes the issuance of $200,000,000 in general obligation bonds, with the proceeds used for the establishment of infrastructure to support the development of housing on lands near the University of Hawaii West Oahu campus. Authorizes the issuance of $75,000,000 in general obligation bonds, with the proceeds used for affordable housing infrastructure in counties with a resident population of 500,000 or less. Appropriates $500,000 for 3 full time equivalent (FTE) project manager positions. Authorizes a state or county department or agency to petition the appropriate county land use decision-making authority, rather than the Land Use Commission, for a change in the boundary of a district involving land areas between 15 acres and 25 acres where the majority of the square footage of the development will be for affordable housing. Authorizes the State Historic Preservation Division to delegate the responsibility of historic preservation project reviews to the impacted county. Establishes the Office of the Housing Advocate. Removes the existing statutory cap on the amount of conveyance tax revenues that are deposited into the rental housing revolving fund each fiscal year. Defective date 7/1/3000. (SD1)
Companion:  HB2542
Package: None
Current Referral: HOU/WTL, WAM
Introducer(s): KOUCHI, BAKER, ENGLISH, FEVELLA, GABBARD, IHARA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KANUHA, KEITH-AGARAN, J.KEOHOKALOLE, KIM, MORIWAKI, NISHIHARA, K. RHOADS, RIVIERE, RUDERMAN, SHIMABUKURO, TANIGUCHI, L. THIELEN, WAKAI

Sort by Date Status Text
1/23/2020SIntroduced.
1/27/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/27/2020SReferred to HOU/WTL, WAM.
1/31/2020SThe committee(s) on HOU/WTL has scheduled a public hearing on 02-06-20 1:45PM in conference room 225.
2/6/2020SThe committee(s) on HOU/WTL deferred the measure until 02-11-20 1:15PM in conference room 225.
2/11/2020SThe committee(s) on HOU recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HOU were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) S. Chang, Kanuha, Moriwaki, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
2/11/2020SThe committee(s) on WTL deferred the measure until 02-12-20 1:17PM in conference room 229.
2/12/2020SThe committee(s) on WTL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WTL were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Kahele, Nishihara, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, Riviere ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/14/2020SReported from HOU/WTL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2891) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/14/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/18/2020SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 211.

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

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SB3104 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
HOU/WTL 225 2/06/2020 1:45 PM View
HOU/WTL 225 2/11/2020 1:15 PM View
HOU/WTL 229 2/12/2020 1:17 PM View
WAM 211 2/25/2020 12:30 PM View