Hawaii - HB551 - 2021

Proposing An Amendment To Article I Of The Constitution Of The State Of Hawaii To Guarantee All Individuals The Right To Have A Clean And Healthy Environment.

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Added On: 05-27-2022
Updated On: 12-10-2021
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsors: Lynn Decoite (Democratic), Ernesto Ganaden (Democratic), Linda Ichiyama (Democratic), Jeanne Kapela (Democratic), Matthew Lopresti (Democratic), Nicole Lowen (Democratic), Lisa Marten (Democratic), Angus McKelvey (Democratic), John Mizuno (Democratic), Takashi Ohno (Democratic), Amy Perruso (Democratic), Sean Quinlan (Democratic), Gregg Takayama (Democratic), David Tarnas (Democratic), Tina Wildberger (Democratic)





Companion Bills (1)

Actions (10)

  • 01-22-2021 - Pending introduction.
  • 01-25-2021 - Introduced and Pass First Reading.
  • 01-27-2021 - Referred to EEP/WAL, JHA, FIN, referral sheet 1
  • 02-03-2021 - Bill scheduled to be heard by EEP/WAL on Thursday, 02-11-21 9:00AM in House conference room 325 Via Videoconference.
  • 02-05-2021 - Bill re-scheduled to be heard by EEP/WAL on Thursday, 02-11-21 10:45AM in conference room 325 Via Videoconference.
  • 02-11-2021 - The committees on WAL recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Tarnas, Branco, Ganaden; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) B. Kobayashi, Morikawa; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Kong; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Ohno, McDermott.
  • 02-11-2021 - The committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Lowen, Marten, Hashem, Perruso, Todd, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Matayoshi; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Tokioka.
  • 02-12-2021 - Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JHA with Representative(s) Har voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Kong, McDermott, Okimoto, Ward voting no (4) and Representative(s) Eli, Gates, Hashimoto excused (3).
  • 02-12-2021 - Reported from EEP/WAL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 248) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JHA.
  • 12-10-2021 - Carried over to 2022 Regular Session.

Votes (2)

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Passed
02-11-2021House Energy & Environmental Protection: Passed, With AmendmentsHouse701yes
02-11-2021House Water & Land: Passed, With AmendmentsHouse512yes