Hawaii State Legislature
2002 Legislative Session

SB2469 SD1

Generated on 7/23/2002 10:29:16 AM

Report Title: Prescription Drugs ($)
Description: Appropriates funds to the Department of Human Services (DHS) for the purpose of paying $1 for each prescription written for an individual whose income is at or below 300 per cent of the federal poverty level; provided that DHS obtains a waiver from the federal government to provide prescription drugs at Medicaid rates for qualified individuals; effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
Package: None
Introducer(s): MENOR, FUKUNAGA, CHUN OAKLAND, MATSUURA, Ihara, Buen, English, Hanabusa, Sakamoto
Current Referral:CPH, WAM

Date Status Text
1/22/2002SIntroduced and passed First Reading.
1/28/2002SReferred to HHS/CPH, WAM.
2/5/2002SRe-Referred to CPH, WAM.
2/6/2002SBill scheduled to be heard by CPH on 02-12-02 at 10:00 am in conference room 016.
2/12/2002SThe measure is deferred until 02-15-02 at 9:00 am in conference room 016.
2/15/2002SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS.
2/15/2002SThe votes in CPH were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Menor, Matsunaga, Chumbley, English, Tam; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Hogue ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Kim.
2/15/2002SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2350) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM. Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.

$ = Appropriation measure
ConAm = Constitutional Amendment