THE SENATE

THE THIRTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2021

 

COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION

Senator Chris Lee, Chair

Senator Lorraine R. Inouye, Vice Chair

 

COMMITTEE ON ENERGY, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM

Senator Glenn Wakai, Chair

Senator Bennette E. Misalucha, Vice Chair

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

 

DATE:

Friday, February 12, 2021

TIME:

3:30pm

PLACE:

Conference Room 224

TIMESLOT:

EET

 

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A G E N D A

 

SB 774

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.

Provides a tax credit for the installation of electric vehicle charging infrastructure or purchase of electric rental motor vehicle.  Levies a rental motor vehicle pollution assessment on each non-zero-emissions rental motor vehicle rental, excluding vehicles rented out as car sharing vehicles.

 

TRS/EET, WAM

SB 920

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO STATE LIGHT DUTY VEHICLES.

Establishes clean ground transportation goals for state agencies to achieve a one hundred per cent light-duty motor vehicles zero-emission fleet by December 31, 2030.

 

TRS/EET, WAM

SB 987

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS.

Convenes a Sustainable Aviation Fuel Task Force within the Hawaii State Energy Office to develop a state action plan to reduce the greenhouse gas intensity of international air transportation from Hawaii.

 

TRS/EET, WAM

 

Decision Making to follow, if time permits.

 

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Senator Glenn Wakai

Chair

 

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Senator Chris Lee

Chair