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Report Title: Public Utilities Commission; Common Water Carriers; Long-Term Leases; Leverage Leases
Description: Exempts from the requirement that a water common carrier secure the prior approval of the Public Utilities Commission to issue stocks and stock certificates and enter long-term leases of more than three years and leverage leases: (1) land leases from a governmental entity; provided that either the water common carrier or governmental entity provides a letter to the commission outlining terms of the lease agreement in a reasonable timeframe after the agreement is executed; and (2) leases of any equipment of which the annual cost of the lease is below a threshold as determined by the commission in the most recently approved rate case or other ratemaking proceeding. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
Companion:  HB372
Package: None
Current Referral: TRN, CPC
Introducer(s): KEOHOKALOLE

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3/9/2023HReferred to TRN, CPC, referral sheet 17
3/9/2023HPass First Reading
3/7/2023HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 184) in amended form (SD 2).
3/7/2023SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Fukunaga). Transmitted to House.
3/3/2023S48 Hrs. Notice 03-07-23.
3/3/2023SReported from CPN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 794) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
2/23/2023SThe committee(s) on CPN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPN were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keohokalole, Fukunaga, Richards, Awa; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) McKelvey.
2/21/2023SThe committee(s) on CPN deferred the measure until 02-23-23 9:35AM; Conference Room 229.
2/17/2023SThe committee(s) on CPN will hold a public decision making on 02-21-23 10:00AM; Conference Room 229 & Videoconference.
2/17/2023SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to CPN.
2/17/2023SReported from TCA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 437) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to CPN.
2/9/2023SThe committee(s) on TCA recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in TCA were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Lee, Inouye, Elefante, Keohokalole, Awa; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/7/2023SThe committee(s) on TCA deferred the measure until 02-09-23 3:00PM; Conference Room 224.
2/3/2023SThe committee(s) on TCA has scheduled a public hearing on 02-07-23 3:00PM; Conference Room 224 & Videoconference.
1/25/2023SReferred to TCA, CPN.
1/20/2023SPassed First Reading.

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

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SB479 SD2
All Versions of this Measure
Hearing Notices
2/07/23 3:00P
CR 224 & Videoconference
2/09/23 3:00P
CR 224
2/21/23 10:00A
CR 229 & Videoconference
2/23/23 9:35A
CR 229