HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2015

 

COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION

Rep. Henry J.C. Aquino, Chair

Rep. Matthew S. LoPresti, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Sharon E. Har

Rep. Joy A. San Buenaventura

Rep. Linda Ichiyama

Rep. Gregg Takayama

Rep. Aaron Ling Johanson

Rep. Roy M. Takumi

Rep. Jarrett Keohokalole

Rep. Kyle T. Yamashita

Rep. Mark M. Nakashima

Rep. Andria P.L. Tupola

 

AMENDED NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

TIME:

10:00 am

PLACE:

Conference Room 309

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A M E N D E D A G E N D A

The following measure(s) has been DELETED from the agenda: HB1362

 

HB 812

Status

RELATING TO LIGHTING.

Requires that new and retrofitted street lights on state highways and roads be energy efficient. Requires that a portion of existing street lights be retrofitted with energy efficient lighting fixtures. Appropriates moneys.

 

TRN, FIN

HB 1008

Status

RELATING TO BLIND PEDESTRIAN SAFETY.

Requires drivers of vehicles to exercise due care to ensure the safety of blind or visually handicapped on any roadway. Requires the examination for a driver's license to test the applicant's knowledge of operating a vehicle in a manner that ensures the safety of blind or visually impaired pedestrians.

 

TRN, JUD

HB 1089

Status

RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.

Requires motor vehicle safety inspections to be conducted every two years rather than annually.

 

TRN, CPC

HB 970

Status

RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE INSPECTIONS.

Expands authority of the Director of Transportation over required motor vehicle and motor carrier vehicle inspections in the State.

 

TRN, JUD

HB 740

Status

RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION.

Authorizes the counties to enter into contracts with dealers and rental car companies for the registration of used cars.

 

TRN, JUD

HB 1009

Status

RELATING TO SPECIAL INTEREST VEHICLES.

Redefines "special interest vehicle" to mean a motor vehicle that, based on its model year, is at least 25 years old.

 

TRN, JUD

HB 761

Status

RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.

Prohibits heavy trucks from driving in the left-most lane of an interstate freeway except under certain conditions.

 

TRN, JUD

HB 1007

Status

RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE DRIVER LICENSING.

Authorizes the issuance of limited purpose driver's licenses, provisional licenses, and instruction permits for individuals who are otherwise eligible for a license or permit but do not present proof of authorized presence in the United States.

 

TRN, JUD

HB 1362

Status

RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.

Establishes penalties for theft or damage of airport concession supplies or inventory.

 

TRN, JUD

HB 901

Status

RELATING TO LAW ENFORCEMENT VEHICLES.

Allows the Department of the Attorney General and the Harbors Division of the Department of Transportation to have law enforcement vehicles, with lights and sirens, that are recognized authorized emergency vehicles.

 

TRN, JUD

HB 1011

Status

RELATING TO THE TRAFFIC CODE.

Defines dangerous wheels and prohibits their use.

 

TRN, JUD/CPC

 

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

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Rep. Henry J.C. Aquino

Chair