HI SB1396 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on January 24 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-12 - The committee on EET deferred the measure.
Pending: Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Establishes within the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism the China-Hawaii Economic Council to further economic relations between China and Hawaii. Appropriates funds.

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Relating To Economic Development.



2019-02-12SenateThe committee on EET deferred the measure.
2019-02-12SenateThe committee on LCA deferred the measure.
2019-02-08SenateThe committee(s) on LCA/EET has scheduled a public hearing on 02-12-19 3:15PM in conference room 224.
2019-01-28SenateReferred to LCA/EET, WAM.
2019-01-24SenatePassed First Reading.

Same As/Similar To

HB538 (Same As) 2019-01-22 - Referred to TIA/EDB, FIN, referral sheet 4
HB1338 (Same As) 2019-02-06 - The committee(s) on EDB recommend(s) that the measure be deferred.


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