Report Title: Helicopters; Noise Pollution; Public Nuisance; Fines; Private Right of Action; Exceptions
Description: Establishes that noise generated by helicopters in excess of a certain decibel level constitutes a public nuisance and a source of noise pollution in violation of the State's noise pollution law. Establishes fines and a private right of action for individuals to sue helicopter owners and operators for committing a public nuisance. Establishes exceptions. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
Package: None
Current Referral: TCA, JDC
Introducer(s): LEE, CHANG, KEOHOKALOLE, KIM, Dela Cruz, Ihara, Moriwaki, Shimabukuro

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3/1/2023SThe committee on JDC deferred the measure.
2/24/2023SThe committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 03-01-23 9:30AM; Conference Room 016 & Videoconference.
2/17/2023SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.
2/17/2023SReported from TCA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 433) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
2/14/2023SThe committee(s) on TCA recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in TCA were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Lee, Inouye, Elefante, Awa; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Keohokalole.
2/10/2023SThe committee(s) on TCA has scheduled a public hearing on 02-14-23 3:15PM; Conference Room 224 & Videoconference.
1/27/2023SReferred to TCA, JDC.
1/23/2023SPassed First Reading.

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SB969 SD1
All Versions of this Measure
Committee Reports
Hearing Notices
2/14/23 3:15P
CR 224 & Videoconference
3/01/23 9:30A
CR 016 & Videoconference