Bills Pending Hawaii House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee

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HISCR48Engross

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Requesting The United States Marine Corps To Complete An Environmental Impact Statement For The Shoreline Stabilization Project At The Puuloa Range Training Facility.
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2021-04-01
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR99Intro

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Requesting That The Environmental Management Division Of The Department Of Health Conduct A Study On The Feasibility Of, And Procedures For, Implementing A Bulky Waste Item Redemption Program.
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2021-03-23
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB987Engross

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Convenes a Sustainable Aviation Fuel Task Force within the Hawaii natural energy institute to develop a state action plan to reduce the greenhouse gas intensity of international air transportation from Hawaii. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2021-03-18
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB582Engross

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Amends the definition of "water pollutant" as used in chapter 342D, Hawaii Revised Statutes, relating to water pollution, to include plastic. Effective 5/6/2137. (SD2)
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2021-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR102Intro

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Urging The City And County Of Honolulu To Investigate The Environmental Impact Of The Na Pua Makani Wind Project.
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2021-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR75Intro

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Requesting The United States Marine Corps To Complete An Environmental Impact Statement For The Shoreline Stabilization Project At The Puuloa Range Training Facility.
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2021-03-12
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB931Engross

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Prohibits, after December 31, 2045, the approval or extension of any electricity generation facility that applies or proposes to use fossil fuels to generate electricity or store electricity into a public utility grid-tied energy storage system resou...
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2021-03-11
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB369Engross

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Establishes the time of transfer wastewater system inspection program in the Department of Health to oversee the inspection and repair of any individual wastewater system at the time of sale or transfer of residential real property attached to the wa...
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2021-03-11
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB666Engross

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Establishes a green fee surcharge of $20 on transient accommodations for the purposes of funding workforce programs and services that promote certain environmental goals. Establishes a conservation workforce special fund. Repeals on 12/31/2031. (SD2)
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2021-03-11
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB798Engross

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Requires the Department of Accounting and General Services to purchase only zero-emission vehicles for its motor pool fleet beginning on 1/1/22. Requires the Department of Accounting and General Services, in coordination with other state agencies, to...
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2021-03-11
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB141Engross

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Transfers the State Building Code Council from the Department of Accounting and General Services to the Hawaii State Energy Office. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2021-03-11
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB1237Engross

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Reduces the cap amounts of the renewable energy technologies income tax credit. Applies to taxable years beginning after 12/31/2021. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2021-03-11
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB694Engross

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Codifies sustainable development goals based on the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals and indicators. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2021-03-11
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB1179Engross

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Allocates a portion of the Conveyance Tax to the Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement of the Department of Land and Natural Resources to partially cover operational costs related to upholding the laws that serve to protect, conserve, an...
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2021-02-23
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1317Intro

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Allows county governments to enter into private-public partnerships for the services and transferring, or joint venturing of one or more of their wastewater treatment facilities to a private entity, or its wholly owned nonprofit management entity, fo...
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2021-02-11
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB193Intro

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Authorizes the counties to regulate the number of rental motor vehicles within their respective jurisdictions.
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2021-02-04
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB115Intro

Sine Die
Facilitates the timely interconnection and transmission lines for renewable energy projects.
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2021-02-02
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1173Intro

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Reduces the cap amounts of the renewable energy technologies income tax credit.
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2021-02-01
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1338Intro

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Transfers the Hawaii green infrastructure authority from the department of business, economic development, and tourism to the Hawaii state energy office. Clarifies the purpose, duties, and responsibilities of the Hawaii state energy office and the ch...
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2021-02-01
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1180Intro

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Amends the rate of the environmental response, energy, and food security tax imposed on petroleum products. Amends the portion of environmental response, energy, and food security tax revenues deposited into the energy security special fund.
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2021-02-01
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1207Intro

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Renames the environmental response, energy, and food security tax the environmental response tax. Repeals the deposit of taxes collected on barrels of petroleum products into the energy security special fund, energy systems development special fund, ...
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2021-02-01
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1334Intro

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Establishes a rental motor vehicle emissions surcharge and a climate change mitigation and adaptation commission special fund to support the activities of the climate change mitigation and adaptation commission.
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2021-02-01
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1305Intro

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Requires the University of Hawaii economic research organization to conduct a comprehensive study and submit a report to the legislature about a policy approach that encourages manufacturers to take on the costs of end-of-life product management.
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2021-02-01
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1371Intro

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Requires the state energy office to conduct a study the adequacy of renewable energy infrastructure in Hawaii. Appropriates funds.
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2021-02-01
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB861Intro

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Establishes a class of artisan-scale composting operations exempt from department of health regulations to divert organic materials from Hawaii's landfills.
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2021-01-29
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB905Intro

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Creates the clean energy and energy efficiency revolving loan fund under the administration of the Hawaii Green Infrastructure Authority. Repeals the building energy efficiency revolving loan fund. Appropriates loan ceiling. Effective upon approval.
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2021-01-29
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB411Intro

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Establishes a geothermal resources development permit system. Prohibits hydraulic fracturing. Appropriates funds to the county of Hawaii as a grant-in-aid to administer the permit system.
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB460Intro

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Amends the environmental response, energy, and food security tax (barrel tax) to tax various fossil fuels at a rate equivalent to $40 per metric ton of carbon dioxide emissions in 2022. Incrementally increases the barrel tax rate to be equivalent to ...
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB329Intro

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Establishes a zero net energy and zero net waste initiative program in the public utilities commission. Establishes a zero net energy and zero net waste advisory council. Designates property controlled by the natural energy laboratory of Hawaii autho...
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB108Intro

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Short form bill relating to environmental protection.
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB361Intro

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Requires a supplemental environmental assessment or supplemental environmental impact statement after the passage of 15 years from the date of the determination of a finding of no significant impact or the acceptance of the statement, if the proposed...
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB805Intro

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Establishes a green fee surcharge on transient accommodations for the purposes of funding workforce and services that promote certain environmental goals. Repeals on June 30, 2031.
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB804Intro

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Prohibits the sale by motor vehicle dealers and salespersons of new motor vehicles that are solely powered by fossil fuels and designed for personal use beginning 1/1/2035.
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB463Intro

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Sets the goal of employing one hundred percent clean ground transportation for the public and private transportation sectors by December 31, 2030. Requires all light duty motor vehicles procured pursuant to the Hawaii Public Procurement Code to be po...
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB368Intro

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Permits the governing body of a county to create, by ordinance, a process for the recordation and enforcement of solar easements. Allows counties to require individuals claiming a solar right to record that right by filing a declaration with the coun...
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB107Intro

Sine Die
Short form bill relating to energy.
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB110Intro

Sine Die
Short form bill relating to environmental protection.
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB522Intro

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Requires the university of Hawaii environmental center to conduct ongoing studies of the environmental impacts of sewage spills on affected coral reefs and submit an annual report to the legislature prior to the convening of each regular session. App...
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB165Intro

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Authorizes each county to regulate the number of rental motor vehicles within the county.
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB112Intro

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Establishes the time of transfer wastewater system inspection program in the Department of Health to oversee the inspection and repair of any individual wastewater system at the time of sale or transfer of residential real property attached to the wa...
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB523Intro

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Imposes a $20 per guest tax on users of transient accommodations for the purposes of funding conservation efforts.
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB6Intro

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Establishes an environmental surcharge on visitor accommodations. Establishes the green tourism special fund to invest in the State's transition to a clean energy economy, conservation of natural resources, and sustainability and resiliency.
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB106Intro

Sine Die
Short form bill relating to energy.
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB114Intro

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Removes the limitation on specific types of wastewater systems to which cesspools must be upgraded or converted, and instead requires a cesspool to be upgraded or converted to a wastewater system approved by the department of health, prior to 1/1/205...
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB281Intro

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Requires DLNR to establish a two-year pilot program to install sunscreen dispensers at Waikiki beach, Pupukea beach park, Wailea beach, and Honolua Bay beach to provide sunscreens without oxybenzone or octinoxate to visitors and educate visitors on t...
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB786Intro

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Establishes a task force in the office of planning to study the feasibility of developing and implementing a food waste recycling and safe disposal program. Requires a report to the legislature.
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB455Intro

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Establishes the solid waste management research and development special fund. Sets aside 1% of general revenues collected by the State each fiscal year to be deposited into the solid waste management research and development special fund. Requires th...
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB109Intro

Sine Die
Short form bill relating to environmental protection.
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB423Intro

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Establishes the department of environmental protection. Transfers jurisdiction of certain functions and employees of the department of land and natural resources, department of agriculture, and department of health to the department of environmental ...
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB456Intro

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Requires the department of health to conduct an economic and environmental study of the deposit beverage container program and report to the legislature prior to the regular session of 2022. Appropriates funds.
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2021-01-27
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
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