Hawaii State Legislature
2005 Legislative Session

SB1221 SD2 HD1

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Measure Title: RELATING TO STUDENTS.
Report Title: DOE; Teachers; Class Size; Appropriation ($)
Description: Requires DOE to reduce class sizes from kindergarten to the fifth grade. Appropriates funds for the reduction of class sizes, for part-time teachers and tutors in public elementary and intermediate schools that need them, and for part-time teachers and aides when the student-to-teacher ratio is exceeded in grades three to five. (SB1221 HD1)
Package: None
Companion:
Introducer(s): HOOSER, SAKAMOTO, ENGLISH, NISHIHARA, ESPERO, KANNO, BAKER, INOUYE, CHUN OAKLAND, TSUTSUI, Hanabusa, Fukunaga, Ige, Kokubun, Hogue
Current Referral:EDN, FIN

Date Status Text
1/27/2005SIntroduced and passed First Reading.
2/1/2005SReferred to EDM, WAM.
2/8/2005SThe committee on EDM has scheduled a public hearing on 02-14-05 at 1:15 pm in conference room 225.
2/14/2005SThe committee(s) on EDM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EDM were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Sakamoto, Hooser, Nishihara, Hogue; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Chun Oakland, Tsutsui.
2/18/2005SReported from EDM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 563) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/18/2005SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/25/2005SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-28-05 at 10:00 am in conference room 211.
2/28/2005SThe 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, Espero, Fukunaga, Hooser, Inouye, Kanno, Kim, Kokubun, Nishihara, Sakamoto, Hemmings, Slom; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Trimble; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) English.
3/4/2005SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 782) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/4/2005S48 Hrs. Notice 03-08-05.
3/8/2005SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 23; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 1 (Senator(s) Trimble). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Ihara). Transmitted to House.
3/8/2005HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 240) in amended form (SD 2).
3/10/2005HPass First Reading.
3/10/2005HReferred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 30
3/12/2005HBill scheduled to be heard by EDN on Wednesday, 03-16-05 at 2:00 pm in House conference room 309.
3/16/2005HThe committees on EDN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Takumi, Berg, Arakaki, Green, Hale, Kahikina, Shimabukuro, Waters, Finnegan; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Cabanilla, Chang, Ching.
3/24/2005HReported from the committee on EDN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1175) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to the committee on FIN.
3/24/2005HPassed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1) and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Representative(s) Fox, Takamine excused.
3/29/2005HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 04-01-05 at 5:30 pm in House conference room 308.
4/1/2005HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 16 Ayes: Representative(s) Takamine, Kawakami, Chong, Evans, Karamatsu, Lee, Magaoay, Nakasone, Tanaka, Tsuji, Wakai, Yamane, Yamashita, Pine; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Meyer, Moses; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Fox; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Carroll, Nishimoto.
4/8/2005HReported from the committee on FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1569), recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/12/2005HPassed Third Reading with Representative(s) Fox voting no and none excused.
4/12/2005HTransmitted to Senate.
4/14/2005SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 560).
4/14/2005SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/14/2005HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 649).
4/15/2005SSenate Conferees appointed: Sakamoto, Chair; Taniguchi, Co-Chair(s); Nishihara, Tsutsui, Hogue.
4/15/2005HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 715).
4/18/2005HHouse conferees appointed: Takumi, Takamine Co-Chairs; Berg, Cabanilla, Ching.
4/20/2005SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 663).
4/20/2005HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Thursday, 04-21-05 at 2:00 pm in conference room 329.
4/21/2005HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-22-05 at 2:00 pm in conference room 329.
4/22/2005HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Monday 04-25-05 at 2:00 pm in conference room 329.
4/25/2005HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Tuesday 04-26-05 at 2:00 pm in conference room 329.
4/26/2005HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Wednesday 04-27-05 at 2:00 pm in conference room 329.

$ = Appropriation measure
ConAm = Constitutional Amendment