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SB908 SD2 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO SUSTAINABILITY.
Report Title: Statewide Sustainability Division; Appropriation ($)
Description: Establishes a Statewide Sustainability Division within the Office of Planning to ensure long-term planning, coordination, and implementation of Hawaii's sustainability goals and policies. Appropriates funds. (SB908 HD1)
Companion:  HB449
Package: None
Current Referral: EEP, FIN
Introducer(s): K. KAHELE, S. CHANG, KANUHA, J.KEOHOKALOLE, Kim, Nishihara, Ruderman, Shimabukuro, Wakai

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1/18/2019SIntroduced.
1/22/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/24/2019SReferred to EET/WTL, WAM.
1/30/2019SRe-Referred to EET/WTL/GVO, WAM.
2/4/2019SThe committee(s) on EET/WTL/GVO has scheduled a public hearing on 02-07-19 3:30PM in conference room 225.
2/7/2019SThe committee(s) on EET recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EET were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Wakai, Inouye, J.Keohokalole, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Taniguchi.
2/7/2019SThe 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, Keith-Agaran, Nishihara, Riviere, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/7/2019SThe committee(s) on GVO recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in GVO were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) L. Thielen, Inouye, Kanuha, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Baker.
2/15/2019SReported from EET/WTL/GVO (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 652) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/15/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/27/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 03-01-19 10:10AM in conference room 211.
3/1/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 13 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Harimoto, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
3/1/2019SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1157) 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. 289) in amended form (SD 2).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to EEP/EDB, FIN, referral sheet 27
3/11/2019HRe-referred to EEP/WLH, FIN, referral sheet 29
3/18/2019HRe-referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 36
3/19/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Thursday, 03-21-19 9:00AM in House conference room 325.
3/21/2019HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Lowen, Wildberger, Har, Tarnas, Todd, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Yamane.
3/22/2019HReported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1677) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
3/22/2019HPassed 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) Quinlan, Yamane excused (2).
3/25/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 03-27-19 2:30PM in House conference room 308.
3/27/2019HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 14 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Eli, Gates, Hashimoto, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Todd, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Holt.
4/3/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1968), recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/3/2019HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Quinlan excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
4/4/2019SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 549).
4/4/2019SDeferred One Day 04-05-19.
4/5/2019SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/5/2019HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 685).
4/18/2019SSenate Conferees Appointed: Wakai Chair; K. Kahele, L. Thielen, Riviere Co-Chairs; S. Chang, Fevella.
4/18/2019HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 918).

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SB908 SD2 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
EET/WTL/GVO 225 2/07/2019 3:30 PM View
WAM 211 3/01/2019 10:10 AM View
EEP 325 3/21/2019 9:00 AM View
FIN 308 3/27/2019 2:30 PM View