HI SB1028 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 15-1)
Status: Introduced on January 18 2019 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2019-01-24 - Referred to LCA, WAM.
Pending: Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Requires the legislative reference bureau to conduct a feasibility study to determine the feasibility of establishing a Hawaii retirement savings program. Subject to a positive finding in the feasibility study, establishes the Hawaii retirement savings board to establish, implement, and maintain the Hawaii retirement savings program to cover private sector employees who are not provided a retirement savings plan by their employers. Appropriates funds to the legislative reference bureau to conduct a market analysis. Prohibits employers that offer retirement savings plans or programs to employees from canceling these plans or programs for an unspecified number of years after July 1, 2019.

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Relating To Retirement Savings.



2019-01-24SenateReferred to LCA, WAM.
2019-01-22SenatePassed First Reading.

Same As/Similar To

HB470 (Same As) 2019-01-22 - Referred to HSH/LAB, IAC/CPC, FIN, referral sheet 3


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