HB 665 HD 2

RELATING TO INSURANCE

By Representative(s) SAY / HERKES

Companion Bill: SB 499

Keywords: BUDGETS, DEPT. OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS, DISASTER RELIEF, GOVERNMENT FISCAL POLICIES, INSURANCE, INSURANCE RATES, NATURAL DISASTERS, REAL PROPERTY, STATE BONDS

Report Title: HHRF Phase Out

Description: Requires the HHRF to end its insurance program by December 1, 2005. Creates on December 15, 2005, the emergency natural disaster relief fund, administered by the governor for relief following a natural disaster. Creates on December 15, ~~~~, the natural disaster loss mitigation fund administered by DCCA for natural disaster loss prevention efforts. Mitigates the long-term risk posed by hurricanes through a loan program to be administered by the HHRF. Moneys left in the HHRF after payment of HHRF obligations shall be transferred to these funds after December 1, 2005 and by December 15, 2005. (HB665 HD2)

 1-22-99        H Introduced and passed First Reading                      
 1-25-99        H Referred to the committees on 1. EDB 2. CPC 3. FIN ,        
                  referral sheet 3
 1-28-99        H Bill scheduled to be heard by EDB on Monday,
                  02-01-99 at 8:30 A.M. in House conference room 325.
 2- 1-99        H The committee(s) recommends that the measure be
                  deferred until 02-04-99.
 2- 2-99        H Bill scheduled for decision making on Thursday,
                  02-04-99 at 8:30 A.M. in House conference room 325.
 2- 4-99        H The committee on EDB recommends that the measure be         
                  PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS.
 2- 4-99        H The votes in EDB were as follows:12 Ayes: Rep.(s)
                  Herkes, Luke, Abinsay, Ahu Isa, Chang,
                  Kaho`ohalahala, Morihara, Saiki, Suzuki, Halford,
                  Rath, Whalen; Ayes with reservations: Rep.(s) ; none        
                  Noes: Rep.(s) ; and 1 Excused: Rep.(s) Ito
 2- 8-99        H Reported from the committee on EDB (Stand. Com. Rep.        
                  No. 67) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage
                  on Second Reading and referral to the committee on
                  CPC
 2- 8-99        H Passed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1) and
                  referred to the committee on CPC with
                  Representative(s) none voting no and
                  Representative(s) Catalani, Chang, Herkes excused.
 2-10-99        H Bill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Thursday,
                  02-11-99 at 6:00 P.M. in House conference room 325.
 2-11-99        H The committee(s) recommends that the measure be
                  deferred.
 2-17-99        H Bill scheduled for decision making on Thursday,
                  02-18-99 at 6:00 P.M. in House conference room 325.
 2-18-99        H The committee on CPC recommends that the measure be         
                  PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS.
 2-18-99        H The votes in CPC were as follows:10 Ayes: Rep.(s)
                  Menor, Lee, Cachola, Herkes, Hiraki, Kaho`ohalahala,        
                  Morita, Takumi, Thielen, Whalen; Ayes with
                  reservations: Rep.(s) ; none Noes: Rep.(s) ; and 5
                  Excused: Rep.(s) Chang, Garcia, Yoshinaga, Halford,         
                  Rath
 2-19-99        H Reported from the committee on CPC (Stand. Com. Rep.        
                  No. 670) as amended in (HD 2), recommending referral        
                  to the committee on FIN
 2-19-99        H Report adopted; Referred to the committee on FIN, as        
                  amended HD2 with Representative(s) None voting no
                  and Representative(s) Arakaki, Hiraki, Kahikina,
                  Kaho`ohalahala, Meyer, Morita, Say, Takamine
                  excused.