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Measure Title: RELATING TO THE TRANSITION OF THE OAHU REGIONAL HEALTH CARE SYSTEM FROM THE HAWAII HEALTH SYSTEMS CORPORATION INTO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH.
Report Title: Hawaii Health Systems Corporation; Oahu Region; Department of Health; Transition; Working Group; Appropriation ($)
Description: Commences the transfer of the Oahu regional health care system in its entirety from the Hawaii health systems corporation to the department of health. Requires the transfer to be completed no later than 12/31/22. Enables the Oahu regional health care system, department of health, Hawaii health systems corporation, and other state agencies to manage and implement the processes required to effectuate the completion of the transition. Authorizes the department of health to conduct long-term care and substance abuse treatment at Leahi hospital and Maluhia and to pay rent for the use of the Leahi hospital property. Requires the department of health to consult with the University of Hawaii regarding programs at Leahi hospital and Maluhia. Clarifies the rights, powers, and exemptions of the Oahu regional system board during the transition period of the Oahu regional health care system into the department of health and the rights and powers of the department of health after the transition is completed. Establishes a working group. Appropriates moneys from the mental health and substance abuse special fund. Appropriates moneys from the funds received by the State of Hawaii from the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, Public Law 117-2 (Section 9901). (CD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: HHH, LAT, FIN
Introducer(s): BAKER

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1/22/2021SIntroduced.
1/25/2021SPassed First Reading.
1/27/2021SReferred to HTH, CPN/WAM.
2/5/2021SThe committee(s) on HTH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-08-21 1:00PM in conference room Via Videoconference.
2/8/2021SThe committee(s) on HTH deferred the measure until 02-10-21 1:30PM in conference room Via Videoconference.
2/10/2021SThe committee(s) on HTH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HTH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keohokalole, Baker, Moriwaki, San Buenaventura, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/12/2021SReported from HTH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 222) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to CPN/WAM.
2/12/2021SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to CPN/WAM.
3/2/2021SThe committee(s) on CPN/WAM will hold a public decision making on 03-04-21 9:30AM; CR 211 & Videoconference.
3/4/2021SThe committee(s) on CPN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPN were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Chang, Misalucha, Nishihara, Riviere, San Buenaventura, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
3/4/2021SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 10 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Wakai.
3/5/2021SReported from CPN/WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 909) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/5/2021S48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
3/9/2021SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/9/2021HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 240) in amended form (SD 2).
3/11/2021HPass First Reading
3/11/2021HReferred to HHH, LAT, FIN, referral sheet 22
3/15/2021HBill scheduled to be heard by HHH on Thursday, 03-18-21 10:00AM in House conference room 329 Via Videoconference.
3/18/2021HThe committees on HHH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Tam, Gates, Kapela, Nishimoto; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Ward; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Har, LoPresti.
3/19/2021HReported from HHH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1087) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to LAT.
3/19/2021HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on LAT with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Todd excused (1).
3/19/2021HBill scheduled to be heard by LAT on Tuesday, 03-23-21 10:00AM in House conference room 312 Via Videoconference.
3/23/2021HThe committees on LAT recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Onishi, Sayama, Belatti, Holt, D. Kobayashi, Takayama, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Quinlan.
3/25/2021HReported from LAT (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1366) as amended in HD 2, recommending referral to FIN.
3/25/2021HReport adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 2 with Representative(s) Ward voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0).
4/6/2021HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 04-07-21 2:00PM in House conference room 308 Via Videoconference.
4/7/2021HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 15 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Branco, Eli, Holt, Ilagan, B. Kobayashi, Marten, Nishimoto, Perruso, Sayama, Tam, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
4/9/2021HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1856), recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/13/2021HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Ward voting no (1) and Representative(s) Holt, LoPresti, Ohno excused (3). Transmitted to Senate.
4/14/2021HHouse Conferees Appointed: Yamane, Onishi, Luke Co-Chairs; Ward.
4/15/2021SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 525).
4/15/2021SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 555).
4/15/2021SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/15/2021HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 790).
4/15/2021SSenate Conferees Appointed: Keohokalole Chair; Baker, Dela Cruz Co-Chairs; San Buenaventura, Fevella.
4/16/2021HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 808).
4/16/2021SSenator(s) Kim added as conferee(s).
4/19/2021HReceived notice of change in Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 811).
4/19/2021SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 559).
4/19/2021SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-20-21 1:30PM; CR 329.
4/20/2021SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keohokalole, Dela Cruz, Kim, San Buenaventura, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Baker.
4/20/2021HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Onishi, Luke, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/23/2021SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 182).
4/23/2021S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 04-27-21.
4/23/2021HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 182) as amended in (CD 1).
4/23/2021HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday 04-27-21.
4/27/2021SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . 0 No(es): none. 0 Excused: none.
4/27/2021HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Ward voting no (1) and none excused (0).
4/28/2021HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 858).
4/28/2021SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 634).
4/29/2021SEnrolled to Governor.

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

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SB628 SD2 HD2 CD1






CommDate/Time/RoomNotice 
HTH 2/08/21 1:00P
Via Videoconference
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HTH 2/10/21 1:30P
Via Videoconference
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CPN/WAM 3/04/21 9:30A
CR 211 & Videoconference
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HHH 3/18/21 10:00A
329 Via Videoconference
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LAT 3/23/21 10:00A
312 Via Videoconference
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FIN 4/07/21 2:00P
308 Via Videoconference
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CONF 4/20/21 1:30P
CR 329
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