SB 559

  • Hawaii Senate Bill
  • 2017 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Apr 13, 2017
  • Senate
  • House
  • Signed by Governor Jun 08, 2017

Relating To Climate Change.

Abstract

Requires the State to expand strategies and mechanisms to reduce greenhouse gas emissions statewide in alignment with the principles and goals adopted in the Paris Agreement. Renames the Interagency Climate Adaptation Committee as the Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Commission. Clarifies the duties of the Commission. Repeals the Commission effective 7/1/2022. Makes appropriations for purposes of this Act and a climate change mitigation and adaptation coordinator position. (CD1)

Bill Sponsors (15)

ENGLISH

     
Primary

S. CHANG

     
Primary

DELA CRUZ

     
Primary

ESPERO

     
Primary

GABBARD

     
Primary

GREEN

     
Primary

K. KAHELE

     
Primary

KEITH-AGARAN

     
Primary

KIDANI

     
Primary

NISHIHARA

     
Primary

K. RHOADS

     
Primary

RIVIERE

     
Primary

SHIMABUKURO

     
Primary

Votes


Actions


Jun 08, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Act 032, 06/06/2017 (Gov. Msg. No. 1132).

Hawaii State Legislature

Act 032, on 06/06/2017 (Gov. Msg. No. 1132).

May 04, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Enrolled to Governor.

Hawaii State Legislature

Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 642).

May 03, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Received notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 737).

May 02, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Passed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) McDermott voting no (1) and Representative(s) Ichiyama excused (1).

Hawaii State Legislature

Passed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). 25 Aye(s); Aye(s) with reservations: none . 0 No(es): none. 0 Excused: none.

Apr 28, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-17 12:30PM in conference room 224.

Hawaii State Legislature

Reported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 101).

Hawaii State Legislature

Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 05-02-17.

Hawaii State Legislature

Reported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 101) as amended in (CD 1).

Hawaii State Legislature

48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-02-17.

Hawaii State Legislature

The Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 3 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, Lowen, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Yamane.

Hawaii State Legislature

The Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim, English; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Inouye.

Hawaii State Legislature

Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-17 2:15PM in conference room 224.

Apr 26, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-17 11:00AM in conference room 224.

Apr 24, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-26-17 11:00AM in conference room 224.

Apr 21, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-24-17 11:00AM in conference room 224.

Apr 19, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-21-17 11:00AM in conference room 224.

Apr 18, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 681).

Hawaii State Legislature

Senate Conferees Appointed: Gabbard Chair; Kim, Inouye, English Co-Chairs.

Apr 17, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 587).

Hawaii State Legislature

House Conferees Appointed: C. Lee, Yamane, Lowen Co-Chairs; Thielen.

Apr 13, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 559).

Hawaii State Legislature

Received notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 677).

Hawaii State Legislature

Senate disagrees with House amendments.

Apr 11, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Passed Third Reading as amended in HD 2 with Representative(s) Cachola, Ward voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Kong, McDermott voting no (2) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.

Apr 07, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1736) as amended in HD 2, recommending passage on Third Reading.

Hawaii State Legislature

Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 04-11-17.

Mar 31, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

The committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 15 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Choy, DeCoite, Gates, Holt, Keohokalole, Kobayashi, LoPresti, Lowen, Nakamura, Tokioka, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Cachola, Ward; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Quinlan, Tupola.

Mar 29, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Bill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 03-31-17 3:00PM in House conference room 308.

Mar 24, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) McDermott voting no (1) and Representative(s) Aquino, DeCoite, Har, Ichiyama, C. Lee, Thielen excused (6).

  • Reading-2
  • Referral-Committee
Finance

Hawaii State Legislature

Reported from EEP/WAL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1340) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.

Mar 23, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

The committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, Lowen, Cullen, Evans, Kong, Say, Yamane, Fukumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Ichiyama.

Hawaii State Legislature

The committees on WAL recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Kong, Cullen, Evans, C. Lee, Lowen, Say, Fukumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Ichiyama.

Mar 20, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Bill scheduled to be heard by EEP/WAL on Thursday, 03-23-17 11:00AM in House conference room 325.

Mar 09, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Referred to EEP/WAL, FIN, referral sheet 27

  • Referral-Committee
Energy & Environmental Protection Water & Land Finance

Hawaii State Legislature

Pass First Reading

Mar 07, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Received from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 199) in amended form (SD 1).

Hawaii State Legislature

Report adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.

Mar 03, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

48 Hrs. Notice 03-07-17.

Hawaii State Legislature

Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 741) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 1).

Feb 27, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

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) Tokuda, English, Galuteria, Harimoto, K. Kahele, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Inouye, Wakai.

Feb 24, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

The committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-27-17 9:40AM in conference room 211.

Feb 17, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Report adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to WAM.

Hawaii State Legislature

Reported from AEN/GVO/TRE (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 423) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and referral to WAM.

Feb 14, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

The committee(s) on AEN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in AEN were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Riviere, K. Rhoads, Ruderman; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara.

Hawaii State Legislature

The committee(s) on TRE recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in TRE were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Inouye, Dela Cruz, English, Harimoto, Shimabukuro; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.

Hawaii State Legislature

The committee(s) on GVO recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in GVO were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Ruderman, Galuteria, K. Rhoads; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Kim, Tokuda.

Feb 10, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

The committee(s) on AEN/GVO/TRE has scheduled a public hearing on 02-14-17 10:10AM in conference room 414.

Feb 03, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

The committee(s) on AEN/GVO/TRE has scheduled a public hearing on 02-08-17 3:00PM in conference room 225.

Jan 27, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Re-Referred to AEN/GVO/TRE, WAM.

Jan 23, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Passed First Reading.

Hawaii State Legislature

Referred to AEN/GVO, WAM.

  • Referral-Committee
Agriculture and Environment Government Operations Ways and Means

Jan 20, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Introduced.

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