Hawaii State Legislature
2004 Legislative Session

HB737 HD2

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Measure Title: RELATING TO CLEAN WATER.
Report Title: Water Pollution; Clean Water; Citizen Suits
Description: Increases, from $25,000 to $40,000, the fine for each violation of the water pollution law, or any rule, permit, or variance issued under that law. Enacts provisions relating to muddy water. Allows citizen suits. (HB737 HD1)
Package: None
Companion:SB503
Introducer(s): WATERS, KAHO`OHALAHALA, EVANS, THIELEN, SCHATZ, MORITA, CALDWELL, KANOHO
Current Referral:EEP, JUD, FIN

Date Status Text
1/22/2003HIntroduced
1/24/2003HPass First Reading
1/27/2003HReferred to EEP, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 4.
1/28/2003HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Thursday, 01-30-03 at 9:00 am in House conference room 312.
1/30/2003HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred until 2/4/2003.
1/31/2003HBill scheduled for decision making on Tuesday, 02-04-03 at 9:00 am in conference room 312.
2/4/2003HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Morita, Waters, Evans, Kaho`ohalahala, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Kanoho, Bukoski; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/7/2003HReported from the committee on EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 129) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to the committee on JUD.
2/7/2003HPassed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1) and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with Representative(s) Meyer voting no and Representative(s) Chang, Hiraki, Marumoto, M. Oshiro, Say, Sonson, Takai excused.
2/8/2003HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Tuesday, 02-11-03 at 3:00 pm in House conference room 325.
2/12/2003HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Hamakawa, B. Oshiro, Caldwell, Lee, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Kanoho, Sonson, Finnegan, Marumoto, Pendleton; 0 Noes: none; and 5 Excused: Representative(s) Chang, Herkes, Ito, M. Oshiro, Souki.
2/14/2003HReported from the committee on JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 539) as amended in (HD 2), recommending referral to the committee on FIN.
2/14/2003HReport adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in (HD 2) with none voting no and Abinsay, Blundell, Souki, Thielen excused.
2/18/2003HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Thursday, 02-20-03 at 11:30 am in House conference room 308.
2/20/2003HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred.
2/22/2003HBill scheduled for decision making on Tuesday, 02-25-03 at 5:30 pm in conference room 308.
2/25/2003HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 15 Ayes: Representative(s) Takamine, Kawakami, Kaho`ohalahala, Karamatsu, Magaoay, Mindo, Nakasone, Nishimoto, Shimabukuro, Wakai, Waters, Jernigan; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Bukoski, Meyer, Moses; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/27/2003HBill scheduled for Reconsideration of previous decision by FIN on Thursday, 02-27-03 at 3:15 pm in conference room 308.
2/27/2003HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be HELD. The votes were as follows: 14 Ayes: Representative(s) Takamine, Kawakami, Karamatsu, Magaoay, Mindo, Nakasone, Nishimoto, Wakai, Bukoski, Jernigan, Moses; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Kaho`ohalahala, Shimabukuro, Waters; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Meyer.
8/21/2003DCarried over to 2004 Regular Session

$ = Appropriation measure
ConAm = Constitutional Amendment