Hawaii State Legislature
2004 Legislative Session

HB744 HD1

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Measure Title: RELATING TO FUEL.
Report Title: Motor Fuel; Prohibit MTBE as a Gasoline Additive
Description: Prohibits methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) from being intentionally added to any gasoline, motor fuel, or clean fuel produced for sale or use in this State after December 31, 2003. Prohibits trace amounts of MTBE. Imposes penalties for violations. (HB744 HD1)
Package: None
Companion:
Introducer(s): WATERS, SHIMABUKURO, THIELEN, Wakai
Current Referral:ENE/WLA, WAM

Date Status Text
1/22/2003HIntroduced
1/24/2003HPass First Reading
1/27/2003HReferred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 4.
1/31/2003HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Tuesday, 02-04-03 at 9:00 am in House conference room 312.
2/4/2003HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred until 2/6/2003.
2/6/2003HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Morita, Waters, Kaho`ohalahala, Kanoho, Bukoski; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Evans; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Thielen.
2/10/2003HReported from the committee on EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 181) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to the committee on FIN.
2/10/2003HPassed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1) and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Representative(s) Herkes, Marumoto, Meyer, Shimabukuro 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 committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 14 Ayes: Representative(s) Takamine, Kawakami, Kaho`ohalahala, Karamatsu, Magaoay, Mindo, Nakasone, Nishimoto, Shimabukuro, Wakai, Waters, Bukoski, Moses; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Meyer; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Jernigan.
2/27/2003HReported from the committee on FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 636), recommending passage on Third Reading.
2/27/2003HPassed Third Reading as amended in (HD 1) with none voting no and Representative(s) Kanoho excused.
2/27/2003HTransmitted to Senate.
2/28/2003SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 36).
2/28/2003SPassed First Reading.
2/28/2003SDeferred until 03-04-03.
3/4/2003SDeferred until 03-06-03.
3/6/2003SDeferred until 03-07-03.
3/7/2003SReferred to ENE, CPH.
3/12/2003SRe-Referred to ENE/WLA, WAM.
8/21/2003DCarried over to 2004 Regular Session

$ = Appropriation measure
ConAm = Constitutional Amendment