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SB427 SD2 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO RANKED CHOICE VOTING.
Report Title: Elections; Ranked Choice Voting
Description: Establishes ranked choice voting for special federal elections and special elections of vacant county council seats. (SB427 HD1)
Companion:  HB718
Package: None
Current Referral: JUD, FIN
Introducer(s): K. RHOADS

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1/18/2019SIntroduced.
1/22/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/24/2019SReferred to JDC, WAM.
1/25/2019SThe committee(s) on JDC has scheduled a public hearing on 01-29-19 9:00AM in conference room 016.
1/29/2019SThe 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, Wakai, Gabbard, Kim; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Fevella; and 0 Excused: none.
2/1/2019SReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 10) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/1/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/26/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-28-19 10:30AM in conference room 211.
2/28/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 12 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kanuha, Kidani, Riviere, Shimabukuro; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Harimoto, Moriwaki, Taniguchi ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
3/1/2019SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1064) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/1/2019S48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-19.
3/5/2019SReport Adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none. Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
3/5/2019HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 136) in amended form (SD 2).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 27
3/8/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Monday, 03-11-19 2:00PM in House conference room 325.
3/11/2019HThe committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 03-18-19.
3/11/2019HBill scheduled for decision making on Monday, 03-18-19 2:00PM in conference room 325.
3/18/2019HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Creagan, Morikawa, Say, Takayama; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Thielen; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Lowen, McKelvey, Yamane.
3/21/2019HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1555), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
3/21/2019HPassed Second Reading and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Kong, Matsumoto, McDermott, Okimoto, Thielen, Ward voting no (6) and Representative(s) Belatti, Cabanilla Arakawa, Holt, Tokioka, Yamane excused (5).
3/25/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Thursday, 03-28-19 3:00PM in House conference room 308.
3/28/2019HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 12 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Eli, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Wildberger, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Gates, Hashimoto; 1 Noes: Representative(s) McDermott; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Holt, Todd.
4/5/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2177) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/5/2019HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 04-09-19.
4/9/2019HPassed Third Reading as amended in HD 1 with Representative(s) Kong, Okimoto voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Gates, Matsumoto, McDermott, Thielen, Ward voting no (5) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.
4/11/2019SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 738).
4/11/2019SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/11/2019HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 893).
4/16/2019SSenate Conferees Appointed: K. Rhoads Chair; Shimabukuro Co-Chair; Gabbard, Fevella.
4/16/2019HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 903).
4/22/2019HHouse Conferees Appointed: C. Lee, Cullen Co-Chairs; San Buenaventura, Okimoto.
4/23/2019SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 826).
4/23/2019SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 3:20PM in conference room 325.
4/24/2019HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-25-19 3:20PM in conference room 325.
4/25/2019HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-26-19 3:20PM in conference room 325.

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SB427 SD2 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
JDC 016 1/29/2019 9:00 AM View
WAM 211 2/28/2019 10:30 AM View
JUD 325 3/11/2019 2:00 PM View
JUD 325 3/18/2019 2:00 PM View
FIN 308 3/28/2019 3:00 PM View
CONF 325 4/24/2019 3:20 PM View
CONF 325 4/25/2019 3:20 PM View
CONF 325 4/26/2019 3:20 PM View