Bills Pending Hawaii House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee

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HISCR17EngrossUrging The State To Ban Single-use Plastic Goods And Plastic Bags And To Set A Sustainability Example By Eliminating The Use Of Single-use Plastic Tableware At State Department Meetings And Functions.
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2020-06-26
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB1431EngrossEstablishes 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 cond...
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR62IntroDeclaring A Climate Emergency And Requesting Immediate And Accelerated Action To Address The Climate Crisis And Limit Global Warming To 1.5 Degrees Celsius.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR198IntroPromoting A "green Christmas" By Encouraging The Public To Select Plantable Native Trees For Holiday Celebrations To Help Address The Climate Crisis.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR2IntroUrging The United States Department Of Energy And United States Navy To Renew Funding For The Kaneohe Wave Energy Test Site.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR10IntroUrging The State To Ban Single-use Plastic Goods And Plastic Bags And To Set A Sustainability Example By Eliminating The Use Of Single-use Plastic Tableware At State Department Meetings And Functions.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR46IntroDeclaring A Climate Emergency And Requesting Immediate And Accelerated Action To Address The Climate Crisis And Limit Global Warming To 1.5 Degrees Celsius.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2775EngrossRequires the fuel tank advisory committee to meet twice within a same calendar year at least six months apart.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2301EngrossIncreases the cigarette excise tax imposed on each cigarette sold in the State and allocates the increase in tax revenues to a cigarette litter abatement special fund. Provides that the cigarette litter abatement special fund shall be used to cover t...
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR3IntroUrging The United States Department Of Energy And United States Navy To Renew Funding For The Kaneohe Wave Energy Test Site.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR8IntroUrging The State To Ban Single-use Plastic Goods And Plastic Bags And To Set A Sustainability Example By Eliminating The Use Of Single-use Plastic Tableware At State Department Meetings And Functions.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR56IntroUrging Each County To Examine The Feasibility Of Using Downdraft Gasification To Convert Waste Into Fuel And Biochar.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2777EngrossEstablishes the environmental council special fund. Dedicates a portion of the environmental response, energy, and food security tax revenue to the environmental council special fund. Appropriates funds to the environmental council special fund from ...
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR179IntroPromoting A "green Christmas" By Encouraging The Public To Select Plantable Native Trees For Holiday Celebrations To Help Address The Climate Crisis.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB3150EngrossAmends the environmental response, energy, and food security tax to address carbon emissions. Increases the tax rate to effectively set a price of an unspecified amount per metric ton of carbon dioxide emissions in 2021. Incrementally increases the t...
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR71IntroRequesting The Public Utilities Commission To Protect The Public Interest When Reviewing The Potential Acquisition Of Hawaii Gas By An External Entity.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2379EngrossRequires the Sea Grant College Program, with the Department of Health, to develop and conduct a two-year comprehensive statewide outreach program that provides science-based information and understanding of sewage contamination sources in nearshore m...
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR90IntroRequesting The Public Utilities Commission To Protect The Public Interest When Reviewing The Potential Acquisition Of Hawaii Gas By An External Entity.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR181IntroDesignating April As Tree Awareness Month In Hawaii.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR160IntroDesignating April As Tree Awareness Month In Hawaii.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR59IntroUrging The Public Utilities Commission To Expand Access To Community-based Renewable Energy And Attract Communitybased Renewable Energy Developers By Expanding The Community-based Renewable Energy Program, Removing Or Increasing Caps On Capacity, And...
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR41IntroUrging Each County To Examine The Feasibility Of Using Downdraft Gasification To Convert Waste Into Fuel And Biochar.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR76IntroUrging The Public Utilities Commission To Expand Access To Community-based Renewable Energy And Attract Communitybased Renewable Energy Developers By Expanding The Community-based Renewable Energy Program, Removing Or Increasing Caps On Capacity, And...
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2663EngrossRequires 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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2020-03-12
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR119IntroRequesting The United States Marine Corps To Prepare An Environmental Impact Statement For The Shoreline Stabilization Project At The Puuloa Range Training Facility And Urging The Marine Corps To Consider Alternative Approaches To Coastline Managemen...
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2020-03-11
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR100IntroRequesting The United States Marine Corps To Prepare An Environmental Impact Statement For The Shoreline Stabilization Project At The Puuloa Range Training Facility And Urging The Marine Corps To Consider Alternative Approaches To Coastline Managemen...
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2020-03-11
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR47IntroSupporting A Feasibility Assessment For Reef Insurance And Recommendations For Nature-based Solutions To Protect Hawaiis Coastlines And Coastal Infrastructure From Natural Disasters.
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2020-03-10
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR63IntroSupporting A Feasibility Assessment For Reef Insurance And Recommendations For Nature-based Solutions To Protect Hawaiis Coastlines And Coastal Infrastructure From Natural Disasters.
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2020-03-10
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR57IntroDeclaring A Climate Emergency And Requesting Statewide Collaboration Toward An Immediate Just Transition And Emergency Mobilization Effort To Restore A Safe Climate.
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2020-03-10
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR42IntroDeclaring A Climate Emergency And Requesting Statewide Collaboration Toward An Immediate Just Transition And Emergency Mobilization Effort To Restore A Safe Climate.
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2020-03-10
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2856EngrossEnables use of funds for environmental site assessments and for sub-grants to eligible entities for assessment and cleanup of brownfields sites. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-03-09
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2750EngrossRepeals the requirement that noncarbonated bottled water be transported, stored, processed, or bottled through lines or equipment through which only water is passed.
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2020-03-09
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2821EngrossIncreases the cap amount of the renewable energy technologies income tax credit for solar water heating systems installed and placed in service for multi-family residential property. Beginning 1/1/2025, eliminates the renewable energy technologies in...
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2020-03-09
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2515EngrossEstablishes the criminal offense of trespassing on critical electrical infrastructure property. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2020-03-09
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2776EngrossDirects the Department of Health to require the Clean Water Branch to perform water quality testing during brown water advisories, inform the public of health risks associated with water runoff during brown water advisories, and establish an Environm...
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2020-03-09
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2474EngrossAuthorizes the Department of Agriculture to identify best practices for the treatment of little fire ants in conjunction with the Hawaii Ant Lab. Requires the Department of Agriculture to post on its website best practices for the treatment of little...
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2020-03-09
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2532EngrossEstablishes a class of artisan-scale composting operations exempt from department of health regulations to divert organic materials from Hawaii's landfills. (SD2)
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2020-03-09
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2683EngrossRequires the Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Commission to further address and make recommendations regarding sea level rise. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2020-03-09
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2430EngrossEstablishes and appropriates funds for a Climate Change and Human Health Adaptation Coordinator within the Department of Health. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-03-09
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB3152EngrossDefines "cultural assessment" and "cultural impact assessment". Requires cultural assessments to be available for public review and comment in connection with draft environmental assessments. Requires a cultural impact assessment if an agency determi...
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2020-03-09
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2381EngrossEstablishes greater shoreline setback requirements. Effective 12/31/33. (SD2)
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2020-03-09
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2162EngrossRequires the Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Commission to consider and make specific recommendations on sea level rise policies. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2020-03-09
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB2653IntroReplaces the environmental response, energy, and food security tax with a carbon emissions tax. Repeals state fuel taxes under the fuel tax law. Takes effect 1/1/2021; provided that repeal of the fuel tax credit for commercial fishers takes effect be...
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2020-02-13
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB2106IntroEstablishes a pilot program for an economically feasible solution for the conversion of cesspools in Hawaii. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-02-11
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1858IntroRequires the Sea Grant College Program, with the Department of Health, to develop and conduct a two-year comprehensive statewide outreach program that provides science-based information and understanding of sewage contamination sources in nearshore m...
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2020-02-11
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1052IntroLimits electric vehicles' (EV) parking fee exemption to four hours. Excludes airports from the EV parking fee exemption. Extends sunset date of Act 168, Session Laws of Hawaii 2012, until EVs are 10 percent of registered vehicles in the State. Requir...
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2020-02-07
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB2487IntroRequires the sustainability coordinator of the office of planning to complete a study on implementing a green new deal for the State. Requires the study to identify federal and international polices; review Hawaii's environmental, economic, and cultu...
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2020-02-06
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB2029IntroEstablishes a statewide sustainability division within the office of planning to ensure long-term planning, coordination, and implementation of Hawaii's sustainability goals and policies. Appropriates funds.
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2020-02-06
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB2194IntroDefines "coastal hazards" and "beaches" and includes specific references to "coastal dunes" to clarify CZM policies in chapter 205A, HRS, including special management areas, shoreline setbacks, and variances.
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2020-02-06
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB2266IntroDirects the Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Commission to address areas already impacted by sea level rise, identify vulnerable critical public infrastructure, create a plan for mitigating and adapting to sea level rise, and provide p...
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2020-02-06
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
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