Hawaii State Legislature
2005 Legislative Session

HB1200 HD2 SD2

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Measure Title: RELATING TO STATE ENTERPRISE ZONES.
Report Title: State Enterprise Zones (EZ); Agricultural Businesses; Force Majeure
Description: Establishes that agricultural businesses shall remain eligible for tax incentives under the EZ program in the event of force majeure. Allows agricultural businesses to meet annual gross revenue requirements if the businesses are unable to meet annual full-time employee requirements. Clarifies the definition of "full-time employees". Specifies that tax credits taken in the EZ program cannot be duplicated in other tax incentive programs. (SD2)
Package: None
Companion:SB1879
Introducer(s): ABINSAY, CHANG, HERKES, KARAMATSU, MAGAOAY, TSUJI
Current Referral:WLA, WAM

Date Status Text
1/26/2005HPending introduction.
1/27/2005HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/31/2005HReferred to AGR/EDB, FIN, referral sheet 7
2/8/2005HBill scheduled to be heard by AGR/EDB on Thursday, 02-10-05 at 10:15 am in House conference room 325.
2/10/2005HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred until 2/14/2005.
2/11/2005HBill scheduled for decision making on Monday, 02-14-05 at 10:00 am in conference room 325.
2/14/2005HThe committees on AGR recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Abinsay, Tsuji, Chang, Herkes, Karamatsu, Magaoay, Wakai, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Halford, Stonebraker.
2/14/2005HThe committees on EDB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Herkes, Wakai, Abinsay, Chang, Karamatsu, Magaoay, Tsuji, Yamashita, Ching; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Marumoto; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/16/2005HReported from the committee on AGR/EDB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 379) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to the committee on FIN.
2/17/2005HPassed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1) and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Representative(s) Saiki excused.
2/21/2005HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 02-23-05 at 3:15 pm in House conference room 308.
2/23/2005HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 19 Ayes: Takamine, Kawakami, Carroll, Chong, Evans, Karamatsu, Lee, Magaoay, Nakasone, Nishimoto, Tanaka, Tsuji, Wakai, Yamane, Yamashita, Fox, Meyer, Moses, Pine; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
3/4/2005HReported from the committee on FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 853) as amended in (HD 2), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/4/2005HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 3/08/2005.
3/8/2005HPassed Third Reading as amended in (HD 2) with none voting no and none excused.
3/8/2005HTransmitted to Senate.
3/10/2005SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 241).
3/10/2005SPassed First Reading.
3/10/2005SReferred to WLA, WAM.
3/11/2005SThe committee on WLA has scheduled a public hearing on 03-14-05 at 2:15 pm in conference room 212.
3/14/2005SThe committee(s) on WLA recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WLA were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kokubun, Hooser, English, Hemmings; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fukunaga.
3/24/2005SReported from WLA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1153) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
3/24/2005SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
3/29/2005SThe committee on WAM will hold a public decision making on 04-01-05 at 9:45 am in conference room 211.
4/1/2005SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 13 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, Tsutsui, English, Espero, Hooser, Inouye, Kanno, Kim, Kokubun, Nishihara, Hemmings, Slom, Trimble; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Fukunaga, Sakamoto.
4/8/2005SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1594) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
4/8/2005S48 Hrs. Notice 04-12-05.
4/12/2005SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
4/12/2005HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 581) in amended form (SD 2).
4/14/2005HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/15/2005SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 606).
4/18/2005HHouse conferees appointed: Abinsay, Herkes, Tsuji Co-Chairs; Halford.
4/18/2005HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 717).
4/18/2005SSenate Conferees appointed: Kokubun, Chair; Taniguchi, Co-Chair(s); Hemmings.
4/20/2005SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 662).
4/21/2005HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Friday, 04-22-05 at 4:00 pm in conference room 312.
4/22/2005HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Tuesday 04-26-05 at 9:00 am in conference room 312.
4/26/2005HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-28-05 at 3:00 pm in conference room 312.
4/28/2005HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-29-05 at 2:30 pm in conference room 312.

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