Hawaii State Legislature
2005 Legislative Session

SB1897 SD2 HD2

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Measure Title: RELATING TO LAND CONSERVATION.
Report Title: Acquisition of Land for Conservation and Environmental Protection ($)
Description: Requires 25 percent of real estate conveyance tax revenues to be deposited annually into the Land Conservation Fund. Allows grants to state agencies, counties, and nonprofit land conservation organizations to acquire interest in "land having value as a resource of the state." Exempts the Land Conservation Fund from the 5 percent fee collected for government central service expenses relating to all special funds. Appropriates funding for three priority project areas in order to secure matching federal funding. (SB1897 HD2)
Package: None
Companion:HB1308
Introducer(s): KOKUBUN, CHUN OAKLAND, ENGLISH, HOOSER, BAKER, Hanabusa, Espero, Tsutsui, Fukunaga, Nishihara, Ige
Current Referral:WLO, FIN

Date Status Text
1/27/2005SIntroduced.
1/31/2005SPassed First Reading.
2/2/2005SReferred to WLA, WAM.
2/7/2005SThe committee on WLA has scheduled a public hearing on 02-09-05 at 2:45 pm in conference room 212.
2/9/2005SThe 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.
2/18/2005SReported from WLA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 331) 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 03-01-05 at 9:30 am in conference room 211.
3/1/2005SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 11 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, Tsutsui, Espero, Fukunaga, Hooser, Inouye, Kanno, Kim, Kokubun, Nishihara, Sakamoto; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 3 No(es): Senator(s) Hemmings, Slom, Trimble; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) English.
3/4/2005SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 931) 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, 19; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 5 (Senator(s) Hemmings, Hogue, Slom, Trimble, Whalen). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Ihara). Transmitted to House.
3/8/2005HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 388) in amended form (SD 2).
3/10/2005HPass First Reading.
3/10/2005HReferred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 30
3/15/2005HBill scheduled to be heard by WLO on Friday, 03-18-05 at 8:30 am in House conference room 423.
3/18/2005HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred until Monday 03-21-05.
3/18/2005HBill scheduled for decision making on Monday, 03-21-05 at 11:45 am in conference room 423.
3/21/2005HThe committees on WLO recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Kanoho, Schatz, Carroll, Evans, Morita, Waters, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Berg, Meyer.
3/24/2005HReported from the committee on WLO (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1210) 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, Morita, Nakasone, Takamine excused.
4/1/2005HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Tuesday, 04-05-05 at 3:00 pm in House conference room 308.
4/5/2005HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 17 Ayes: Representative(s) Takamine, Kawakami, Carroll, Evans, Karamatsu, Lee, Magaoay, Nakasone, Nishimoto, Tanaka, Tsuji, Wakai, Yamane, Yamashita, Fox, Pine; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Meyer; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Moses; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Chong.
4/8/2005HReported from the committee on FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1585) as amended in (HD 2), recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/8/2005HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 04/12/2005.
4/12/2005HPassed Third Reading as amended in (HD 2) with Representative(s) Meyer voting no and none excused.
4/12/2005HTransmitted to Senate.
4/14/2005SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 553).
4/14/2005SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/14/2005HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 649).
4/18/2005HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 718).
4/18/2005SSenate Conferees appointed: Kokubun, Chair; Taniguchi, Co-Chair(s); English, Tsutsui.
4/20/2005HHouse conferees appointed: Kanoho, Karamatsu Co-Chairs; Carroll, Magaoay, Schatz, Wakai, Pine.
4/21/2005SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 679).
4/22/2005SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-25-05 at 3:30 pm in conference room 312.
4/25/2005SThe Conference Committee deferred the measure.

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