Hawaii Senator Kurt Fevella [R]

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HISB2281IntroMakes permanent the regulation of behavior analysts. Exempts behavior analysts licensing program from auditor evaluation requirement. (SD1)
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2020-02-27
Reported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2901) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
HISB2216IntroEstablishes an empty homes conveyance tax against certain residential property owners who own a vacant residential unit in the State. (SD1)
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2020-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 26 @ 1:10 pm]

The committee(s) on WAM/JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-26-20 1:10PM in conference room 211.
HISB2205IntroEstablishes that important housing lands are public lands owned by the State that are located within 1.0 miles of any rail mass transit station and needed to promote the development of homes priced below market rates for Hawaii residents who are owne...
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2020-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 26 @ 1:10 pm]

The committee(s) on WAM/JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-26-20 1:10PM in conference room 211.
HISB2401IntroRepeals several exemptions from the prohibition on operating a pickup truck with a passenger seated in the bed or load-carrying area, including the exemption that allows passengers over twelve years of age to ride in the bed or load-carrying area. Re...
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2020-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 26 @ 1:10 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC/WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-26-20 1:10PM in conference room 211.
HISB2953IntroMakes clarifications regarding removal of unauthorized vessels on state property. Makes clarifications regarding the definition of an abandoned vessel. Changes the time limit to claim an unauthorized vessel that is impounded by the department of land...
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2020-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 27 @ 10:30 am]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-27-20 10:30AM in conference room 016.
HISB3152IntroDefines "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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2020-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 27 @ 10:30 am]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-27-20 10:30AM in conference room 016.
HISB531IntroMakes financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult by a caregiver a Class A felony. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
HISB2032IntroProhibits discrimination, including in advertisements for available real property, based on participation in a housing assistance program, or requirements related to participation in housing assistance programs, in real estate transactions and requir...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 27 @ 10:15 am]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-27-20 10:15AM in conference room 016.
HISB2025IntroPermits minors to consent to medical care related to the diagnosis or treatment of HIV or the prevention of HIV. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
HISB2037IntroRestricts any county from disapproving or imposing certain conditions on a housing development project for housing or an emergency shelter unless the county meets certain requirements. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) J.Keohokalole, Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
HISB2200IntroRequires licensed health care providers to make written findings whether a patient or client has a disability and whether the need for an assistance animal or service animal is related to the disability so long as certain circumstances are present. R...
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2020-02-21
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2228IntroEstablishes the offense of unlawful shipment of e-liquid products. Beginning July 1, 2020, prohibits the sale of flavored products for electronic smoking devices, the mislabeling of e-liquid products containing nicotine, and the sale of tobacco produ...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2425IntroRepeals the sunset provision of Act 196, Session Laws of Hawaii 2018, making permanent the amendments to sections 514B-71(a), 514B-72(a), and 514B-161, Hawaii Revised Statutes. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2275IntroUpdates laws concerning notaries public to conform to the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts (2018), the Hawaii Uniform Electronic Transactions Act, other state notary laws, and current notary practices. Effective 7/1/2021. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2278IntroProhibits nonparticipating health care providers from balance billing patients in specific circumstances. Establishes rate calculation requirements for reimbursement of nonparticipating providers. Repeals January 2, 2025. Effective 1/2/2050. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2280IntroProhibits certain contracts for managed care entered into after June 30, 2020, from containing a provision that authorizes a pharmacy benefit manager to reimburse a contracting pharmacy on a maximum allowable cost basis, and voids any such provisions...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2273IntroProvides purchasers of time shares with rescission rights if there is a material change to the information contained in the disclosure statement. Requires developers to provide notice to the purchaser regarding any pertinent or material change made t...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2276IntroRequires drug manufacturers to notify the insurance commissioner, prescription drug benefit plans, and pharmacy benefit managers if a proposed increase in the wholesale price of certain drugs would result in a per cent or more price increas...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2422IntroProhibits roofing contractors from offering to pay, in any monetary form, an insured's insurance deductible as an incentive to encourage the insured to hire the contractor. Allows insureds to rescind contracts with roofing contractors within five bus...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2402IntroAuthorizes a court to order the forfeiture of Employees' Retirement System benefits of an ERS member, former member, or retirant upon conviction of the individual for a felony related to the State or county employment of the individual. Authorizes de...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:15 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:15PM in conference room 016.
HISB2426IntroAllows primary caregivers, qualifying out-of-state patients, and caregivers of a qualifying out-of-state patient to access the restricted access area within a medical cannabis retail dispensary. Clarifies violations related to medical cannabis dispen...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2421IntroRepeals the sunset provision of Act 195, Session Laws of Hawaii 2018, permanently codifying the amendments to the sections 514B105, 514B-146, and 667-94, Hawaii Revised Statutes. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2573IntroRequires all public meetings of the Board of Regents to be recorded in live digital audio format by May 1, 2020, and in digital video beginning September 1, 2020. Requires all recording to be archived and made available to the public. Requires the Bo...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:15 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:15PM in conference room 016.
HISB2985IntroProvides veterinarians who provide emergency care to an animal immunity from civil liability in the absence of gross negligence. Provides veterinarians who render emergency treatment when there is no veterinarian-client-patient relationship, immunity...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:15 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:15PM in conference room 016.
HISB2995IntroEstablishes a framework for the regulation of electric foot scooters by the State and counties. Amends definitions of "moped" to exclude electric foot scooters. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:00 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:00PM in conference room 016.
HISB3158IntroProhibits a person from intentionally or knowingly manufacturing, importing, installing, reinstalling, distributing, selling, or offering for sale any counterfeit supplemental restraint system component, nonfunctional airbag, or airbag that does not ...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:00 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:00PM in conference room 016.
HISB3173IntroIncreases the minimum and potential maximum fine for violating Hawaii Revised Statutes sections 291-22, 291-24, and 291-24.5, which prohibit the installation and sale of noisy mufflers.
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:00 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:00PM in conference room 016.
HISB3110IntroProhibits nonresident aliens and businesses and trusts that are significantly controlled by nonresident aliens from acquiring certain residential property in the State, except as otherwise provided by law. Effective 12/31/50. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:15 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:15PM in conference room 016.
HISB2279IntroExtends the deadline for the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation to exercise its power of eminent domain to acquire the Front Street Apartments affordable housing project on Maui unless the ground lease is renegotiated or a new ground ...
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2020-02-20
The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 11 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Harimoto, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) English, K. Kahele.
HISB2370IntroDesignates January as "Kalaupapa month." Effective 7/1/2051. (SD1)
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2020-02-20
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:40 pm]

The committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:40PM in conference room 211.
HISB2576IntroSpecifies exemptions for the University of Hawaii from sections 87A-39 and 88-125, Hawaii Revised Statutes, to enhance transparency and accountability regarding fringe benefit reimbursement exemptions under the cost-sharing agreement between the Univ...
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2020-02-20
The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 11 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Harimoto, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) English, K. Kahele.
HISB2574IntroAppropriates funding to develop the Charles Atherton House and property into a University of Hawaii kupuna center and support the activities of the University of Hawaii UHealthy Hawaii initiative. (SD1)
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2020-02-20
The committee on CPH deferred the measure.
HISB2808IntroEstablishes rules, regulations, and permitting procedures for transportation network companies operating in the State. Makes permanent insurance requirements for transportation network companies and transportation network drivers.
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2020-02-20
The committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, Wakai, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara, Ruderman, L. Thielen.
HISB2824IntroAppropriates moneys to the Department of Agriculture for three full time equivalent (3.0 FTE) inspectors to perform meat inspection services. (SD1)
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2020-02-20
The 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, Harimoto, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) English, K. Kahele, Shimabukuro.
HISB2809IntroAppropriates funds for certain transit-oriented development projects. (SD1)
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2020-02-20
The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 9 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Harimoto, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 4 Excused: Senator(s) English, Inouye, K. Kahele, Taniguchi.
HISB2952IntroAppropriates funds for the state rent supplement program. (SD1)
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2020-02-20
The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 11 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Harimoto, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) English, K. Kahele.
HISB3046IntroRequires a court to order the charter of a corporation forfeited and the certificate authorizing a foreign corporation to do business in the State revoked upon a felony or misdemeanor conviction of the corporation or its high managerial agent that is...
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2020-02-20
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Kim; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Fevella.
HISB3076IntroAppropriates funds to add 1.0 FTE program director and 1.0 FTE staff member, and to provide for employment training, materials and supplies, and other costs associated with the state building code council and with establishing an office.
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2020-02-20
The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 9 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Harimoto, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 4 Excused: Senator(s) English, Inouye, K. Kahele, Taniguchi.
HISB3100IntroCodifies sustainable development goals based on the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals and indicators. (SD1)
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2020-02-20
The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 11 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Harimoto, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) English, K. Kahele.
HISB3130IntroAllows any cemetery authority to be exempted from licensing, bonding, and fee requirements when selling or offering use of its property or portion thereof for the inurnment of cremated remains of its members, adherents, and their families.
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2020-02-20
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB3126IntroEstablishes a four-year pilot program to reduce recidivism through educational programs and initiatives. Appropriates funds.
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2020-02-20
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:40 pm]

The committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:40PM in conference room 211.
HISB3171IntroIncludes objectives and policies and implementation guidelines for planning for the lei of green in the Hawaii State Planning Act. Appropriates funds for costs associated with researching, compiling, and submitting the status report on the lei of gre...
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2020-02-20
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:40 pm]

The committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:40PM in conference room 211.
HISB2224IntroAuthorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance structure improvements for Maui Memorial Medical Center. Requires matching private funds. (SD1)
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2020-02-19
The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Kanuha, Moriwaki, Riviere, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 6 Excused: Senator(s) English, Harimoto, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kidani, Shimabukuro.
HISB2423IntroEstablishes billing requirements for unanticipated medical billing and unanticipated coverage gaps of patients for out-of-network emergency services received from non-participating providers. Specifies the circumstances in which health care providers...
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2020-02-19
The committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, Ruderman, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara, Wakai, Fevella.
HISB2430IntroEstablishes and appropriates funds for a climate change and human health adaptation coordinator within the department of health.
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2020-02-19
The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 8 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Taniguchi; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 5 Excused: Senator(s) English, Harimoto, Inouye, K. Kahele, Shimabukuro.
HISB2424IntroClarifies the definition of the practice of medicine to provide uniformity of practice for both medical and osteopathic physicians.
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2020-02-19
The committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, Ruderman, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara, Wakai, Fevella.
HISB3095IntroEnsures the community health system remains financially viable in the face of healthcare value transformation; ensures access to quality and affordable prescription drugs by vulnerable populations served by community health centers, special needs cli...
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2020-02-19
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB3103IntroEstablishes the School Facilities Agency to be responsible for all public school development, planning, and construction, related to capital improvement projects assigned by the Legislature, Governor, or Board of Education. Places management of schoo...
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2020-02-19
The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 11 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Harimoto, Taniguchi ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Inouye, K. Kahele.
HISB3124IntroAmends the income tax rates by changing the tax brackets beginning after 12/31/2020.
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2020-02-19
The 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, Harimoto, Inouye, Kanuha, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) K. Kahele, Kidani, Taniguchi.
HISB3104IntroExempts from the definition of public lands, lands set aside by the governor or leased by any state department or agency to the Hawaii housing finance and development corporation for a period not to exceed ninety-nine years, for the primary purposes ...
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2020-02-18
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 211.
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