THE SENATE

THE THIRTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2021

 

COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION

Senator Chris Lee, Chair

Senator Lorraine R. Inouye, Vice Chair

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

 

DATE:

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

TIME:

3:00 PM

PLACE:

Conference Room 224

 

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A G E N D A

 

SB 375

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.

Requires the department of transportation to conduct a study to determine the feasibility of repairing or renovating the Kalaeloa Airport air traffic control tower.  Appropriates funds.

 

TRS, WAM

SB 151

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE STATEWIDE TRAFFIC CODE.

Replaces the term "accident" with collision for purposes of certain provisions of the statewide traffic code.

 

TRS, JDC

SB 651

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO RENAMING KAHULUI AIRPORT ACCESS ROAD.

Renames Kahului Airport Access Road on Maui as the Mayor Elmer F. Cravalho Way.

 

TRS, WAM

SB 60

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO SPECIAL NUMBER PLATES.

Authorizes the issuance of special number license plates representing the Polynesian Voyaging Society for electric vehicles.

 

TRS, WAM

SB 772

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.

Authorizes the issuance of special license plates to support forest conservation and ocean conservation, with proceeds from the program to be used to fund conservation efforts at the State's beaches, nearshore environment, and forests.  Increases the initial application and renewal fees for special number plates from $25 to $100.

 

TRS, WAM

SB 667

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO LICENSE PLATES.

Requires the director of finance to furnish to an owner of a vehicle one, rather than two, number plate for the vehicle. Makes conforming amendments.

 

TRS, JDC

 

Decision Making to follow, if time permits.

 

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Senator Chris Lee

Chair