HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2011

 

COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION

Rep. Joseph M. Souki, Chair

Rep. Linda Ichiyama, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Henry J.C. Aquino

Rep. Roy M. Takumi

Rep. Ty Cullen

Rep. Kyle T. Yamashita

Rep. Marilyn B. Lee

Rep. George R. Fontaine

Rep. Sylvia Luke

Rep. Aaron Ling Johanson

Rep. Scott K. Saiki

 

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Monday, March 21, 2011

TIME:

9:00am

PLACE:

Conference Room 309

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 1327, SD2

(SSCR672)

Status

RELATING TO PASSENGER FACILITY CHARGES.

Authorizes the department of transportation to collect increases in passenger facility charges without amending the administrative rule. Effective 07/01/2050. (SD2)

 

TRN, FIN

SB 1328, SD1

(SSCR636)

Status

RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION.

Allows for an unspecified increase in the State motor vehicle registration fee and deposits the money into the State Highway Fund. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

TRN, FIN

SB 1329, SD1

(SSCR683)

Status

RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE WEIGHT TAX.

Allows for increase in the State motor vehicle weight tax and deposits the money into the State Highway Fund. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

TRN, FIN

SB 30, SD1

(SSCR766)

Status

RELATING TO ABANDONED VEHICLES.

Extends the time period during which the legal and registered owner of an abandoned vehicle may repossess the vehicle before it may be subject to disposal. Effective July 1, 2050. (SD1)

 

TRN, JUD

SB 1324, SD2

(SSCR792)

Status

RELATING TO RENTAL MOTOR VEHICLE SURCHARGE TAX.

Adjusts the rental motor vehicle surcharge tax. Makes appropriation from the state highway fund. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)

 

TRN, FIN

SB 1325, SD1

(SSCR524)

Status

RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION.

Defines "after market motorcycle frame" and allows the county director of finance to assign a vehicle identification number to a motorcycle with an aftermarket frame. Except for special interest vehicles, reconstructed vehicles, and motorcycles with an after market frame, disallows the registration of uncertified motor vehicles and devices. (SD1)

 

TRN, JUD

SB 824, SD2

(SSCR608)

Status

RELATING TO MOTOR CARRIERS.

Makes null and unenforceable any portion of a motor carrier transportation services contract or agreement that requires the carrier to indemnify, defend, or hold harmless the other party from any liability for that party's negligence or intentional acts or omissions and requires insurance companies insuring the indemnification for a motor carrier to refund the portion of premiums applicable to such indemnification for affected transportation service contracts. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)

 

TRN, CPC/JUD

 

 

 

 

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

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Rep. Joseph M. Souki

Chair