Hawaii State Legislature
2005 Legislative Session

HB1236 SD1 CD1

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Report Title: Legislative Allowance
Description: Supports legislator/constituent communication by increasing the legislative allowance from $5,000 to $7,500. Permits the allowance to be regularly adjusted to account for inflation by increasing the allowance by the same percentage and at the same time that the legislative salary is increased. (HB1236 CD1)
Package: None
Introducer(s): SAY, FOX, MARUMOTO
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 4:00 pm in House conference room 308.
2/16/2005HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 16 Ayes: Representative(s) Takamine, Kawakami, Carroll, Chong, Evans, Lee, Magaoay, Nakasone, Nishimoto, Tanaka, Tsuji, Wakai, Yamane, Yamashita, Fox, Pine; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Karamatsu, Meyer, Moses.
3/3/2005HReported from the committee on FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 803), recommending passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
3/4/2005HPassed Second Reading; placed on the calendar for Third Reading with none voting no and Representative(s) Arakaki, Herkes, Saiki, Takai excused.
3/8/2005HPassed Third Reading with none voting no and Representative(s) Nakasone excused.
3/8/2005HTransmitted to Senate.
3/10/2005SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 333).
3/10/2005SPassed First Reading.
3/10/2005SReferred to WAM.
3/15/2005SThe committee(s) on WAM has scheduled a public hearing on 03-18-05 at 10:00 am in conference room 211.
3/18/2005SThe committee on WAM deferred the measure.
4/1/2005SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 04-05-05 at 10:15 am in conference room 211.
4/5/2005SThe committee on WAM has rescheduled its decision making from 04-05-05 to 04-07-05 at 10:00 am in conference room 211.
4/7/2005SThe 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, Fukunaga, Hooser, Inouye, Kanno, Kim, Kokubun, Nishihara, Hemmings, Trimble; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Slom; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Sakamoto.
4/8/2005SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1479) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
4/8/2005SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
4/8/2005S48 Hrs. Notice 04-12-05.
4/12/2005SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 22; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 2 (Senator(s) Hogue, Slom). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Espero). Transmitted to House.
4/12/2005HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 585) in amended form (SD 1).
4/14/2005HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/15/2005SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 606).
4/18/2005HHouse conferees appointed: Takamine Chair; Kawakami, Meyer.
4/19/2005SSenate Conferees appointed: Taniguchi, Chair; Tsutsui, Hemmings.
4/20/2005SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 662).
4/19/2005HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 719).
4/25/2005HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Wednesday, 04-27-05 at 4:00 pm in conference room 309.
4/27/2005HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-29-05 at 11:00 am in conference room 309.
4/29/2005HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments.The votes were as follows: 3 Ayes: Representative(s) Takamine, Kawakami, Meyer; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/29/2005HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 85) as amended in (CD 1).
4/29/2005SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 2 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, Tsutsui; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Hemmings; and 0 Excused: none.
4/29/2005SReported from Conf. Com. as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 85).
4/29/2005S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-03-05.
4/29/2005HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 05-3-05.
5/3/2005SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). 21 Aye(s); Aye(s) with reservations: none. 4 No(es): Senator(s) Hemmings, Hogue, Slom, Trimble. 0 Excused: none.
5/3/2005HPassed Final Reading as amended in (CD 1) with Pine voting no and Kanoho excused.
5/5/2005SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 776).
5/4/2005HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 800).
5/5/2005HTransmitted to Governor.
6/13/2005HAct 119, on 6/13/2005 (Gov. Msg. No. 316).
6/14/2005SAct 119, 6/13/2005 (Gov. Msg. No. 938).

$ = Appropriation measure
ConAm = Constitutional Amendment