Hawaii - HB78 - 2021

Relating To The Underground Construction Of High-voltage Electric Transmission Lines.

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Infrastructure

Added On: 02-09-2021
Updated On: 04-23-2021
Status: Passed Both Chambers
Primary Sponsors: Cedric Gates (Democratic), Troy Hashimoto (Democratic), Daniel Holt (Democratic), Linda Ichiyama (Democratic), Greggor Ilagan (Democratic), Lisa Kitagawa (Democratic), Bertrand Kobayashi (Democratic), Nicole Lowen (Democratic), Scot Matayoshi (Democratic), Angus McKelvey (Democratic), John Mizuno (Democratic), Daynette Morikawa (Democratic), Nadine Nakamura (Democratic), Mark Nakashima (Democratic), Amy Perruso (Democratic), Sean Quinlan (Democratic), Adrian Tam (Democratic), David Tarnas (Democratic), James Tokioka (Democratic), Tina Wildberger (Democratic), Kyle Yamashita (Democratic)





Companion Bills (1)

Actions (42)

  • 01-20-2021 - Pending introduction.
  • 01-21-2021 - Introduced and Pass First Reading.
  • 01-27-2021 - Referred to EEP, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 1
  • 01-29-2021 - Bill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Tuesday, 02-02-21 8:30AM in House conference room Via Videoconference.
  • 02-02-2021 - The committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Lowen, Marten, Hashem, Matayoshi, Perruso, Todd, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Tokioka.
  • 02-04-2021 - Reported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 9) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
  • 02-04-2021 - 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) Tokioka excused (1).
  • 02-08-2021 - Bill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Wednesday, 02-10-21 2:00PM in House conference room 329 Via Videoconference.
  • 02-10-2021 - The committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 11 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Kitagawa, Aquino, Har, Hashem, Kong, Mizuno, Morikawa, Onishi, Tarnas, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
  • 02-17-2021 - Reported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 308), recommending referral to FIN.
  • 02-17-2021 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Hashem excused (1).
  • 02-26-2021 - Bill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Tuesday, 03-02-21 11:00AM in House conference room 308 Via Videoconference.
  • 03-02-2021 - The committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 15 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Branco, Eli, Holt, Ilagan, B. Kobayashi, Marten, Nishimoto, Perruso, Sayama, Tam, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
  • 03-05-2021 - Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 921), recommending passage on Third Reading.
  • 03-09-2021 - Passed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Sayama excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
  • 03-11-2021 - Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 182).
  • 03-11-2021 - Passed First Reading.
  • 03-11-2021 - Referred to CPN, WAM.
  • 03-12-2021 - The committee(s) on CPN has scheduled a public hearing on 03-17-21 9:30AM; CR 229 & Videoconference.
  • 03-17-2021 - The committee(s) on CPN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPN were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Chang, Misalucha, Nishihara, Riviere, San Buenaventura, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
  • 03-25-2021 - The committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 04-06-21 9:30AM; CR 211 & Videoconference.
  • 03-25-2021 - Reported from CPN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1136) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
  • 03-25-2021 - Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
  • 04-06-2021 - The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in WAM were as follows: 9 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Shimabukuro, Wakai, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Moriwaki, Taniguchi.
  • 04-09-2021 - One Day Notice 04-13-21.
  • 04-09-2021 - Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1580) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading.
  • 04-13-2021 - Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 646) in amended form (SD 1).
  • 04-13-2021 - Report adopted; Passed Third Reading. Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
  • 04-15-2021 - House disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
  • 04-16-2021 - House Conferees Appointed: Lowen, Kitagawa, Marten Co-Chairs; Matsumoto.
  • 04-16-2021 - Senate Conferees Appointed: Baker Chair; Keith-Agaran Co-Chair; Chang.
  • 04-16-2021 - Received notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 558).
  • 04-19-2021 - Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 809).
  • 04-19-2021 - House Conferee(s) discharged.
  • 04-19-2021 - Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 560).
  • 04-20-2021 - Reconsideration of action taken on 04-15-21.
  • 04-20-2021 - Received notice of discharge of conferees (Hse. Com. No. 578).
  • 04-22-2021 - Passed Final Reading as amended in SD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0).
  • 04-22-2021 - House agrees to Senate amendment(s).
  • 04-22-2021 - Received notice of House reconsideration of action in disagreeing to the amendments proposed by the Senate (Hse. Com. No. 614).
  • 04-23-2021 - Received notice of House agreement and passage on Final Reading (Hse. Com. No. 621).
  • 04-23-2021 - Transmitted to Governor.

Votes (5)

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Passed
02-02-2021House Energy & Environmental Protection: Passed, With AmendmentsHouse701yes
02-10-2021House Consumer Protection & Commerce: Passed, UnamendedHouse1100yes
03-02-2021House Finance: Passed, UnamendedHouse1500yes
03-17-2021Senate Commerce and Consumer Protection: Passed, With AmendmentsSenate700yes
04-06-2021Senate Ways and Means: Passed, UnamendedSenate902yes

Sponsors (23)