HI SB1431 | 2020 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous SB1431


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 3 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-16 - Re-referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 45
Pending: House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Establishes an income tax credit for commercial seawater air conditioning systems connecting to a seawater air conditioning district cooling system. Requires the Hawaii state energy office to certify tax credits. Applies to eligible seawater air conditioning systems that are placed into service on or after 12/31/2020. Makes tax credit inapplicable for taxable years after 12/31/2030. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)

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Relating To Renewable Energy Technologies Tax Credits.


Roll Calls

2020-03-12 - House - House Energy & Environmental Protection: Passed, With Amendments (Y: 5 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-02-25 - Senate - Senate Ways and Means: Passed, With Amendments (Y: 10 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2020-02-07 - Senate - Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology: Passed, With Amendments (Y: 3 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2020-03-16HouseRe-referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 45
2020-03-13HousePassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on LMG with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Gates, McDermott, Thielen excused (3).
2020-03-13HouseReported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1055-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to LMG.
2020-03-12HouseThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Lowen, Wildberger, Har, Tarnas, Todd; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Yamane, Thielen.
2020-03-09HouseBill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Thursday, 03-12-20 8:30AM in House conference room 325.
2020-03-09HouseReferred to EEP, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 36
2020-03-05HousePass First Reading
2020-03-03HouseReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 82) in amended form (SD 2).
2020-03-03SenateReport Adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) English, Harimoto, Kim, Riviere, L. Thielen. Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
2020-02-28Senate48 Hrs. Notice 03-03-20.
2020-02-28SenateReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3289) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
2020-02-25SenateThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 10 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Harimoto, Inouye, K. Kahele.
2020-02-20SenateThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:40PM in conference room 211.
2020-02-14SenateReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2020-02-14SenateReported from EET (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2713) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2020-02-07SenateThe committee(s) on EET recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EET were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Wakai, Inouye, J.Keohokalole; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Taniguchi, Fevella.
2020-01-31SenateThe committee(s) on EET deferred the measure until 02-07-20 2:45PM in conference room 414.
2020-01-27SenateThe committee(s) on EET has scheduled a public hearing on 01-31-20 2:55PM in conference room 414.
2019-12-01 Carried over to 2020 Regular Session.
2019-01-28SenateReferred to EET, WAM.
2019-01-24SenatePassed First Reading.

Same As/Similar To

HB1302 (Same As) 2019-12-01 - Carried over to 2020 Regular Session.
SB1431 (Carry Over) 2019-01-28 - Referred to EET, WAM.


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