Hawaii - HB1593 - 2017

Relating To Green Infrastructure.

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Financing and Financial Incentives

Added On: 02-22-2017
Updated On: 04-11-2017
Status: Passed One Chamber
Primary Sponsors: Della au Belatti (Democratic), Tom Brower (Democratic), Chris Lee (Democratic), Scott Nishimoto (Democratic), Takashi Ohno (Democratic), Joy San Buenaventura (Democratic), Justin Woodson (Democratic)





Actions (43)

  • 01-25-2017 - Introduced and Pass First Reading.
  • 01-30-2017 - Referred to EEP, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 6
  • 02-03-2017 - Bill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Tuesday, 02-07-17 9:30AM in House conference room 325.
  • 02-06-2017 - Broadcast of hearing/briefing available. See: www.capitoltv.org
  • 02-07-2017 - The committee(s) on EEP recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 02-09-17 at 11:00AM.
  • 02-07-2017 - Bill re-scheduled to be heard by EEP on Thursday, 02-09-17 11:00AM in House conference room 325.
  • 02-09-2017 - The committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, Lowen, Cullen, Evans, Ichiyama, Kong, Say, Yamane, Fukumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
  • 02-10-2017 - Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Gates, Ing excused (2).
  • 02-10-2017 - Reported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 223) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
  • 02-16-2017 - Re-referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 21
  • 02-22-2017 - Bill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 02-24-17 11:00AM in House conference room 308.
  • 02-24-2017 - The committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 17 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Cachola, Choy, DeCoite, Gates, Holt, Keohokalole, Kobayashi, LoPresti, Lowen, Nakamura, Tokioka, Quinlan, Yamashita, Ward; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Tupola; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
  • 03-03-2017 - Passed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Ichiyama, McDermott excused (2). Transmitted to Senate.
  • 03-03-2017 - Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 860), recommending passage on Third Reading.
  • 03-07-2017 - Passed First Reading.
  • 03-07-2017 - Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 213).
  • 03-09-2017 - Referred to TRE/ETT, CPH/WAM.
  • 03-13-2017 - Re-Referred to TRE/CPH, WAM.
  • 03-15-2017 - The committee(s) on TRE/CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 03-22-17 1:15PM in conference room 225.
  • 03-22-2017 - The committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Nishihara, S. Chang, Espero, Ihara, Kidani, Ruderman; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
  • 03-22-2017 - The committee(s) on TRE recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in TRE were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Inouye, Dela Cruz, Shimabukuro; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) English, Harimoto.
  • 03-24-2017 - Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
  • 03-24-2017 - Reported from TRE/CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1141) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
  • 03-31-2017 - The committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 04-04-17 9:35AM in conference room 211.
  • 04-04-2017 - The committee(s) on WAM deferred the measure until 04-05-17 9:35AM in conference room 211.
  • 04-05-2017 - 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) Tokuda, Dela Cruz, English, Galuteria, Harimoto, Inouye, K. Kahele, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Wakai.
  • 04-07-2017 - Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1591) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
  • 04-07-2017 - 48 Hrs. Notice 04-11-17.
  • 04-11-2017 - Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 673) in amended form (SD 2).
  • 04-11-2017 - Report adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Harimoto, Ruderman, L. Thielen . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
  • 04-13-2017 - House disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
  • 04-17-2017 - House Conferees Appointed: C. Lee, Luke Co-Chairs; Cullen, Takumi, Woodson, Tupola.
  • 04-17-2017 - Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 586).
  • 04-17-2017 - Received notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 585).
  • 04-18-2017 - Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 680).
  • 04-18-2017 - Senate Conferees Appointed: Inouye Chair; Baker, Tokuda Co-Chairs.
  • 04-24-2017 - Bill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Tuesday, 04-25-17 3:00PM in conference room 225.
  • 04-25-2017 - Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Wednesday 04-26-17 3:10PM in conference room 225.
  • 04-26-2017 - Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-27-17 3:10PM in conference room 225.
  • 04-27-2017 - Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-28-17 3:10PM in conference room 225.
  • 11-30-2017 - Carried over to 2018 Regular Session.
  • 01-17-2018 - Received notice of all Senate conferees being discharged (Sen. Com. No. 1).
  • 01-17-2018 - Senate Conferee(s) discharged.

News (3)

GTM: Policy study focuses on energy storage incentives in Hawaii and Maryland - Energy Storage News
Published by energy-storage.news
Tue, 23 May 2017 09:36:53 GMT

... Hawaii and Maryland provide insights on how state storage incentives are moving beyond the Golden State. GTM Research's new report entitled 'Rise of the Incentives: Storage Opportunities in Hawaii and Maryland' details firstly how if Hawaii's HB ...

Maryland, Hawaii turn to storage incentives as state markets gain momentum - Utility Dive
Published by utilitydive.com
Tue, 06 Jun 2017 18:45:21 GMT

The Silver State joins California, New Jersey and Maryland, which in April passed a bill creating a 30% tax credit for energy storage devices, as the only states to have put storage incentives in place. And at least two other states, Hawaii and ...

Hawaii's energy storage tax credit bill fails to pass out of committee - Utility Dive
Published by utilitydive.com
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:02:36 GMT

House Bill 1593 would establish a cash rebate system for energy storage installations, and a public hearing will be held today. As Hawaii looks to boost ... According to the legislation, the H.B. 1593 seeks to "reduce some of the oversight of the green ...