HB 921

  • Hawaii House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Mar 07, 2019
  • Passed House Mar 05, 2019
  • Passed Senate Apr 09, 2019
  • Governor

Relating To Education.

Abstract

Defines the roles and responsibilities of the executive office on early learning and the department of education as they relate to the implementation of the public prekindergarten program. Establishes the executive office on early learning as the administrative authority for state funded prekindergarten programs and a support for and with the department of education special education, Title I, and private partnership funded prekindergarten programs to ensure high quality early education programs in department of education school classrooms. Ensures that agreements and services are clearly articulated in a memorandum of understanding between the executive office on early learning and the department of education, including a resolution protocol to settle disputes should either party not be able to come to an agreement. Establishes reporting requirements. Authorizes the state public charter school commission to establish and fund charter school prekindergarten classrooms. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)

Bill Sponsors (16)

Votes


Actions


Dec 01, 2019

Hawaii State Legislature

Carried over to 2020 Regular Session.

Apr 12, 2019

Senate

Received notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 804).

Apr 11, 2019

House

House disagrees with Senate amendment (s).

Apr 09, 2019

Senate

Report adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.

House

Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 801) in amended form (SD 2).

Apr 05, 2019

Senate

Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2055) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).

Senate

48 Hrs. Notice 04-09-19.

Senate

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, Harimoto, Kanuha, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 5 Excused: Senator(s) English, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kidani, Taniguchi.

Apr 02, 2019

Senate

The committee(s) on WAM has scheduled a public hearing on 04-05-19 10:00AM in conference room 211.

Mar 22, 2019

Senate

Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.

Senate

Reported from EDU (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1519) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.

Mar 20, 2019

Senate

The committee(s) on EDU recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EDU were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kidani, Kim, Kanuha; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Fevella.

Mar 15, 2019

Senate

The committee(s) on EDU deferred the measure until 03-20-19 2:45PM in conference room 229.

Mar 12, 2019

Senate

The committee(s) on EDU has scheduled a public hearing on 03-15-19 2:45PM in conference room 229.

Mar 07, 2019

Senate

Referred to EDU, WAM.

  • Referral-Committee
Ways and Means Education

Senate

Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 428).

Senate

Passed First Reading.

Mar 05, 2019

House

Passed Third Reading as amended in HD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Quinlan excused (2). Transmitted to Senate.

Mar 01, 2019

House

Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-05-19.

House

Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1221) as amended in HD 2, recommending passage on Third Reading.

Feb 21, 2019

House

The committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 14 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Eli, Gates, Hashimoto, Holt, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Todd.

Feb 16, 2019

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Thursday, 02-21-19 12:30PM in House conference room 308.

Feb 06, 2019

House

Reported from LHE (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 67) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.

House

Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Nakamura, Thielen excused (2).

  • Reading-2
  • Referral-Committee
Finance

Jan 31, 2019

House

The committees on LHE recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Hashem, Perruso, DeCoite, Johanson, D. Kobayashi, Ohno, Quinlan, Tarnas, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Tokioka.

Jan 29, 2019

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by LHE on Thursday, 01-31-19 2:15PM in House conference room 309.

Jan 28, 2019

House

Referred to LHE, FIN, referral sheet 6

  • Referral-Committee
Finance Lower & Higher Education

Jan 24, 2019

House

Introduced and Pass First Reading.

Jan 22, 2019

House

Pending introduction.

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
HB921_SD2_PROPOSED PDF HTML
HB921_SD2 PDF HTML
HB921_SD1 PDF HTML
HB921_HD2 PDF HTML
HB921_HD1 PDF HTML
HB921 PDF HTML

Related Documents

Document Format
Committee Report HB921_SD2_SSCR2055_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB921_SD1_SSCR1519_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB921_HD2_HSCR1221_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB921_HD1_HSCR67_ HTML PDF
Testimony HB921_SD1_TESTIMONY_WAM_04-05-19_ PDF
Testimony HB921_HD2_TESTIMONY_EDU_03-15-19_ PDF
Testimony HB921_HD1_TESTIMONY_FIN_02-21-19_ PDF
Testimony HB921_TESTIMONY_LHE_01-31-19_ PDF

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