HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE THIRTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2021

 

COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION

Rep. Henry J.C. Aquino, Chair

Rep. Greggor Ilagan, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Lynn DeCoite

Rep. Nadine K. Nakamura

Rep. Troy N. Hashimoto

Rep. Roy M. Takumi

Rep. Lisa Kitagawa

Rep. Lauren Matsumoto

 

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

TIME:

10:30A.M

PLACE:

VIA VIDEOCONFERENCE

Conference Room 423

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

 

 

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A G E N D A

 

SB 32, SD1

(SSCR656)

Status

RELATING TO INFRASTRUCTURE.

Requires public utilities to consider the disruption to transportation as a criterion in planning future maintenance. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

TRN, CPC, FIN

SB 57, SD2

(SSCR640)

Status

RELATING TO VEHICLE INSPECTIONS.

Codifies certain certification, renewal, and violation processes of vehicle inspectors who conduct vehicle safety inspections under the department of transportation. Repeals requirement for reconstructed vehicles to obtain a special inspection and certification. Effective 7/1/2040. (SD2)

 

TRN, CPC, FIN

SB 287, SD2

(SSCR839)

Status

RELATING TO VISION ZERO.

Requires the department of transportation and the counties to implement a vision zero program in Hawaii by 7/1/2022. Establishes a goal of no traffic fatalities or serious injuries by 2045. (SD2)

 

TRN, JHA, FIN

SB 615, SD1

(SSCR619)

Status

RELATING TO RENTALS OF MOPEDS AND MOTOR SCOOTERS.

Requires all moped and motor scooter rental companies to ensure the rider wears a safety helmet supplied either by the rental company or by the renter prior to operating the moped or motor scooter. Exempts riders with a motorcycle license from this requirement. Prohibits the rental of any moped or motor scooter with aftermarket modifications. Amends the definition of motor scooter. (SD1)

 

TRN, CPC, JHA

SB 1401, SD2

(SSCR713)

Status

RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.

Directs the department of transportation to fashion a complete streets policy and reporting requirements. Effective 5/6/2137. (SD2)

 

TRN, JHA, FIN

 

 

 

 

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Rep. Henry J.C. Aquino

Chair