Hawaii State Legislature
2005 Legislative Session

HB895 HD2 SD2 CD1

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Measure Title: RELATING TO COASTAL LIGHT POLLUTION.
Report Title: Light Pollution; Special Management Area
Description: Prohibits artificial light that directly illuminates the shoreline and ocean waters, subject to limited exceptions for hotels and government agencies. Directs special management area authorities to minimize coastal light pollution. (HB895 CD1)
Package: None
Companion:
Introducer(s): SCHATZ, BERG, KANOHO, MORITA, PINE, THIELEN, WATERS, Evans, Meyer
Current Referral:EIA/WLA, JHW

Date Status Text
1/26/2005HPending introduction.
1/27/2005HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/31/2005HReferred to EEP/WLO, JUD, referral sheet 7
2/7/2005HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP/WLO on Thursday, 02-10-05 at 10:00 am in House conference room 312.
2/10/2005HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred until 2/15/2005.
2/11/2005HBill scheduled for decision making on Tuesday, 02-15-05 at 8:30 am in conference room 312.
2/15/2005HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred until 02-17-05 Room 312 at 8:30 am.
2/17/2005HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Morita, Evans, Berg, Carroll, Kanoho, Waters, Pine, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Schatz.
2/17/2005HThe committees on WLO recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Kanoho, Berg, Carroll, Evans, Morita, Waters, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Schatz, Meyer.
2/17/2005HReported from the committee on EEP/WLO (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 555) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to the committee on JUD.
2/18/2005HPassed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1) and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting no and Representative(s) Moses, Souki, Takumi, Tanaka excused.
2/22/2005HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Thursday, 02-24-05 at 2:00 pm in House conference room 325.
2/24/2005HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Luke, B. Oshiro, Caldwell, Kanoho, Morita, Sonson, Souki; Ayes with reservations: Marumoto; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Herkes, Thielen.
3/4/2005HReported from the committee on JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 837) 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 Representative(s) Meyer voting no and none excused.
3/8/2005HTransmitted to Senate.
3/10/2005SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 203).
3/10/2005SPassed First Reading.
3/10/2005SReferred to EIA/WLA, JHW.
3/14/2005SThe committee(s) on EIA/WLA has scheduled a public hearing on 03-17-05 at 1:15 pm in conference room 224.
3/17/2005SThe committee on EIA/WLA deferred the measure until 03-22-05 at 1:15 pm in conference room 224.
3/22/2005SThe committee(s) on EIA recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EIA were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) English, Kokubun, Hooser; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Hanabusa, Hemmings.
3/22/2005SThe committee(s) on WLA recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WLA were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kokubun, Hooser, English; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Fukunaga, Hemmings.
3/24/2005SReported from EIA/WLA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1266) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JHW.
3/24/2005SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JHW.
3/30/2005SThe committee on JHW deferred the measure until 04-01-05 at 9:00 am in conference room 229.
4/1/2005SThe committee on JHW recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JHW were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Hanabusa, Chun Oakland, English, Ihara; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Whalen ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Hee.
4/5/2005SReported from JHW (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1358) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
4/5/2005S48 Hrs. Notice 04-07-05.
4/7/2005SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 19; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 3 (Senator(s) Hogue, Slom, Whalen). Excused, 3 (Senator(s) Inouye, Kim, Sakamoto). Transmitted to House.
4/7/2005HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 442) in amended form (SD 2).
4/8/2005HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/18/2005HHouse conferees appointed: Morita, Kanoho, B. Oshiro Co-Chairs; Pine.
4/18/2005HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 717).
4/18/2005SSenate Conferees appointed: English, Chair; Kokubun, Hanabusa, Co-Chair(s); Hemmings.
4/20/2005SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 662).
4/20/2005HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Thursday, 04-21-05 at 3:45 pm in conference room 212.
4/21/2005HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Monday 04-25-05 at 10:30 am in conference room 212.
4/25/2005HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Tuesday 04-26-05 at 2:30 pm in conference room 212.
4/26/2005HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Wednesday 04-27-05 at 2:00 pm in conference room 212.
4/27/2005HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-28-05 at 11:00 am in conference room 212.
4/28/2005SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) English, Kokubun, Hemmings; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Hanabusa.
4/28/2005HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments.The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Morita, Kanoho, B. Oshiro, Pine; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/28/2005HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 76) as amended in (CD 1).
4/28/2005SReported from Conf. Com. as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 76).
4/28/2005S48 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). 22 Aye(s); Aye(s) with reservations: none. 3 No(es): Senator(s) Hogue, Slom, Whalen. 0 Excused: none.
5/3/2005HPassed Final Reading as amended in (CD 1) with Representative(s) Marumoto, Meyer, Stonebraker voting no and none 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.
7/13/2005SBecame law without the Governor's signature, Act 224, 7/12/2005, (Gov. Msg. No. 1069).
7/13/2005HEnacted into law without Governor's signature, Act 224, 7/12/2005, (Gov. Msg. No. 445).

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