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SB522 SD2 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO PLASTIC.
Report Title: Plastic Food Packaging; Plastic Bags; Single-use Beverage Containers; Prohibition; Plastic Source Reduction Working Group; Appropriation ($)
Description: Prohibits the purchase, use, sale, or distribution of plastic beverage bottles, utensils, stirring sticks, polystyrene foam containers, plastic bags and straws by state and county agencies, restaurants, standard bars, and any other businesses or individuals on a certain date. Creates the plastic source reduction working group to make recommendations for eliminating single-use plastic packaging. Establishes the Solid waste Prevention Coordinator. Appropriates funds. (SB522 HD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: EEP/EDB, CPC/JUD, FIN
Introducer(s): GABBARD, ENGLISH, HARIMOTO, KEITH-AGARAN, K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN

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1/18/2019SIntroduced.
1/22/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/24/2019SReferred to AEN/CPH, JDC/WAM.
1/28/2019SThe committee(s) on AEN/CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-06-19 1:15PM in conference room 224.
2/6/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, J.Keohokalole, Ruderman, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara, Fevella.
2/6/2019SThe committee(s) on AEN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in AEN were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Ruderman, K. Rhoads, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
2/13/2019SReported from AEN/CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 292) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC/WAM.
2/13/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC/WAM.
2/22/2019SThe committee(s) on JDC/WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-26-19 10:05AM in conference room 211.
2/26/2019SThe committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, Wakai, Gabbard; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Kim, Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/26/2019SThe 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, English, Harimoto, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Shimabukuro; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Taniguchi, Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 4 Excused: Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, Inouye, K. Kahele, Riviere.
3/1/2019SReported from JDC/WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 884) 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, 23; Aye(s) with reservations: none. Noes, 1 (Senator(s) Fevella). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
3/5/2019HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 169) in amended form (SD 2).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to EEP/EDB, CPC/JUD, FIN, referral sheet 27
3/11/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP/EDB on Thursday, 03-14-19 8:30AM in House conference room 325.
3/14/2019HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Lowen, Wildberger, Tarnas, Todd, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Yamane; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Har; and Excused: none.
3/14/2019HThe committees on EDB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) McKelvey, Kitagawa, Ichiyama, Johanson, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Eli, Yamashita; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Quinlan.
3/15/2019HReported from EEP/EDB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1380) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC/JUD.
3/15/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC/JUD with Representative(s) DeCoite, Okimoto, Ward, Yamane voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Cachola, Har, B. Kobayashi, McDermott, Tokioka voting no (5) and Representative(s) McKelvey, Nakamura, Quinlan, Takumi excused (4).
3/15/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC/JUD on Wednesday, 03-20-19 2:00PM in House conference room 329.

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

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SB522 SD2 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
AEN/CPH 224 2/06/2019 1:15 PM View
JDC/WAM 211 2/26/2019 10:05 AM View
EEP/EDB 325 3/14/2019 8:30 AM View
CPC/JUD 329 3/20/2019 2:00 PM View