HI HB497 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 17-0)
Status: Introduced on January 25 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-26 - Bill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Tuesday, 03-02-21 12:00PM in House conference room 308 Via Videoconference.
Pending: House Finance Committee
Hearing: Mar 2 @ 12:00 pm in Conference Room 308 Via Videoconference
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Prohibits the counties from requiring, as part of a county zoning ordinance or county rule, a developer with more than one residential unit to obtain the approval of any state agency unless that approval is expressly required by law. Effective 1/1/2050. (HD1)

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Relating To County Zoning Ordinances.


Roll Calls

2021-02-11 - House - House Water & Land: Passed, With Amendments (Y: 6 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2021-02-26HouseBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Tuesday, 03-02-21 12:00PM in House conference room 308 Via Videoconference.
2021-02-17HousePassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Ganaden, McKelvey, Okimoto, Wildberger voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Kapela, Perruso voting no (2) and Representative(s) Hashem excused (1).
2021-02-17HouseReported from WAL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 333) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2021-02-11HouseThe committees on WAL recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Tarnas, Branco, Ganaden, B. Kobayashi, Kong, Morikawa; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Ohno, McDermott.
2021-02-08HouseBill scheduled to be heard by WAL on Thursday, 02-11-21 8:30AM in House conference room 430 Via Videoconference.
2021-01-27HouseReferred to WAL, FIN, referral sheet 1
2021-01-25HouseIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
2021-01-22HousePending introduction.

Same As/Similar To

SB567 (Same As) 2021-02-12 - Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.


Hawaii State Sources

Bill Comments