Hawaii State Legislature
2005 Legislative Session

HB1162 HD1

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Report Title: Liquor Tax; Cooler Beverage
Description: Amends the definition of "cooler beverage" to mean any liquor containing less than 7 percent alcohol by volume to which non-beverage flavorings, juices, water (plain, carbonated, or sparkling), colorings, or preservatives are added. (HB1162 HD1)
Package: None
Introducer(s): KARAMATSU, Ito, M. Oshiro, Tsuji
Current Referral:WAM

Date Status Text
1/26/2005HPending introduction.
1/27/2005HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/31/2005HReferred to FIN, referral sheet 7
2/10/2005HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 02-16-05 at 3:00 pm in House conference room 308.
2/16/2005HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred.
2/26/2005HBill scheduled for decision making on Monday, 02-28-05 at 6:30 pm in conference room 308.
2/28/2005HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 16 Ayes: Representative(s) Takamine, Kawakami, Chong, Karamatsu, Nakasone, Nishimoto, Tanaka, Tsuji, Wakai, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Evans, Lee, Yamane, Meyer, Moses, Pine; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Fox; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Carroll, Magaoay.
3/2/2005HReported from the committee on FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 764) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
3/3/2005HPassed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1); placed on the calendar for Third Reading with Representative(s) Ching, Fox, Moses, Thielen voting no and Representative(s) Arakaki, Finnegan, Herkes, Morita excused.
3/8/2005HPassed Third Reading with Representative(s) Arakaki, Berg, Ching, Evans, Finnegan, Fox, Green, Hale, Lee, Moses, Nishimoto, Schatz, Takumi, Thielen, Wakai voting no and none excused.
3/8/2005HTransmitted to Senate.
3/10/2005SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 330).
3/10/2005SPassed First Reading.
3/10/2005SReferred to WAM.

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