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SB530 SD2 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO THE GENERAL EXCISE TAX.
Report Title: General Excise Tax; Medical Devices; Exemption
Description: Exempts from the general excise tax gross receipts from the sale of mobility enhancing equipment, hearing aids, prosthetic devices, durable medical equipment, and prescription drugs sold pursuant to a doctor's prescription. Amends the definition of "prosthetic device" to include a replacement, corrective, or supportive device worn on or in the body. (SB530 HD1)
Companion:  HB345
Package: None
Current Referral: HLT, FIN
Introducer(s): BAKER, S. CHANG, GABBARD, INOUYE, KEITH-AGARAN, K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN, Fevella, Moriwaki, Wakai

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1/18/2019SIntroduced.
1/22/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/24/2019SReferred to CPH, WAM.
1/25/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 01-30-19 9:00AM in conference room 229.
1/30/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, J.Keohokalole, Nishihara, Ruderman, L. Thielen, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/7/2019SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 94) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/7/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/8/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-13-19 10:00AM in conference room 211.
2/13/2019SThe 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, Keith-Agaran, Harimoto, Inouye, Kanuha, Moriwaki, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 4 Excused: Senator(s) English, K. Kahele, Kidani, Riviere.
3/1/2019SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1067) 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. 173) in amended form (SD 2).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to HLT, FIN, referral sheet 27
3/11/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by HLT on Thursday, 03-14-19 9:00AM in House conference room 329.
3/14/2019HThe committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Belatti, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Say, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Tokioka.
3/19/2019HReported from HLT (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1408) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
3/19/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Belatti, Quinlan, Yamane excused (3).
3/29/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Monday, 04-01-19 2:00PM in House conference room 308.
4/1/2019HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 12 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Eli, Gates, Hashimoto, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Wildberger, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Holt, Todd, McDermott.
4/4/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2071), recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/4/2019HDeferred one day 04-05-19.
4/5/2019HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Eli, Mizuno, Nishimoto excused (3). Transmitted to Senate.
4/9/2019SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 663).
4/9/2019SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/9/2019HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 885).
4/15/2019HHouse Conferees Appointed: Mizuno, B. Kobayashi Co-Chairs; D. Kobayashi, Ward.
4/15/2019SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 809).
4/15/2019SSenate Conferees Appointed: Baker Chair; English Co-Chair; S. Chang, Fevella.
4/15/2019HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 901).
4/16/2019SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-17-19 10:30AM in conference room 229.
4/17/2019SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-18-19 10:30AM in conference room 229.
4/18/2019SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-22-19 10:30AM in conference room 229.
4/22/2019SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-23-19 9:30AM in conference room 229.
4/23/2019SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-24-19 9:30AM in conference room 229.
4/24/2019SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-25-19 9:30AM in conference room 229.
4/25/2019SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-26-19 9:30AM in conference room 229.
4/26/2019SThe conference committee deferred the measure.

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

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SB530 SD2 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
CPH 229 1/30/2019 9:00 AM View
WAM 211 2/13/2019 10:00 AM View
HLT 329 3/14/2019 9:00 AM View
FIN 308 4/01/2019 2:00 PM View
CONF 229 4/17/2019 10:30 AM View
CONF 229 4/18/2019 10:30 AM View
CONF 229 4/22/2019 10:30 AM View
CONF 229 4/23/2019 9:30 AM View
CONF 229 4/24/2019 9:30 AM View
CONF 229 4/25/2019 9:30 AM View
CONF 229 4/26/2019 9:30 AM View