HB 1191

  • Hawaii House Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Mar 05, 2021
  • Passed House Mar 04, 2021
  • Passed Senate Apr 13, 2021
  • Governor

Relating To Broadband Service Infrastructure.

Abstract

Establishes the broadband infrastructure grant program to award grants to applicants to extend deployment of infrastructure used to provide broadband service to unserved and underserved areas of the State. Renames the Hawaii technology loan revolving fund to the Hawaii broadband infrastructure special fund. Establishes the Hawaii broadband and digital equity office within the department of business, economic development, and tourism. Requires the governor to appoint a strategic broadband coordinator to head the Hawaii broadband and digital equity office. Appropriates funds from the moneys received pursuant to the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. (CD1)

Bill Sponsors (26)

Votes


Actions


Jul 07, 2021

House

Act 225, on 07/06/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1353).

Senate

Act 225, 07/06/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1353).

Apr 28, 2021

House

Transmitted to Governor.

Senate

Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 634).

House

Received notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 858).

Apr 27, 2021

Senate

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

House

Passed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) LoPresti excused (1).

Apr 23, 2021

House

Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday 04-27-21.

Senate

48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 04-27-21.

Senate

Reported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 118).

House

Reported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 118) as amended in (CD 1).

Apr 22, 2021

House

Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-22-21 4:55PM in conference room CR 325.

Senate

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) Wakai, Kidani, Misalucha; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.

House

The Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Quinlan, Johanson, Cullen, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) D. Kobayashi.

Apr 21, 2021

House

Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-22-21 11:05AM in conference room CR 325.

Apr 19, 2021

Senate

Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 560).

House

Bill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Wednesday, 04-21-21 10:50AM in conference room CR 325.

House

Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 809).

Apr 16, 2021

Senate

Received notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 558).

Senate

Senate Conferees Appointed: Wakai Chair; Kidani Co-Chair; Misalucha.

House

House Conferees Appointed: Quinlan, Johanson, Cullen Co-Chairs; D. Kobayashi, Okimoto.

Apr 15, 2021

House

House disagrees with Senate amendment (s).

Apr 13, 2021

House

Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 764) in amended form (SD 2).

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.

Apr 09, 2021

Senate

Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1707) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).

Senate

48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.

Apr 06, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. 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.

Mar 25, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 04-06-21 9:30AM; CR 211 & Videoconference.

Senate

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

Senate

Reported from EET (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1131) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.

Mar 22, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on EET recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EET were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Wakai, Misalucha, Lee, Riviere; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.

Mar 19, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on EET has scheduled a public hearing on 03-22-21 3:30PM; CR 224 & Videoconference.

Mar 12, 2021

Senate

Re-Referred to EET, WAM.

Mar 09, 2021

Senate

Referred to EET/GVO, WAM.

  • Referral-Committee
Ways and Means Government Operations Energy, Economic Development, and Tourism

Mar 05, 2021

Senate

Passed First Reading.

Senate

Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 96).

Mar 04, 2021

House

Passed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Takumi excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.

House

Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 722), recommending passage on Third Reading.

Feb 25, 2021

House

The committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 14 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Branco, Holt, Ilagan, B. Kobayashi, Marten, Nishimoto, Perruso, Sayama, Tam, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Eli.

Feb 23, 2021

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Thursday, 02-25-21 12:00PM in House conference room 308 Via Videoconference.

Feb 18, 2021

House

Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Gates excused (1).

House

Reported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 376) as amended in HD 2, recommending referral to FIN.

Feb 11, 2021

House

The committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. 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.

Feb 09, 2021

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Thursday, 02-11-21 2:00PM in House conference room 329 Via Videoconference.

Feb 08, 2021

House

Reported from ECD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 32) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.

House

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 none excused (0).

  • Reading-2
  • Referral-Committee
Consumer Protection & Commerce

Feb 03, 2021

House

The committees on ECD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Quinlan, Holt, Belatti, D. Kobayashi, Onishi, Sayama, Takayama, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.

Feb 01, 2021

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by ECD on Wednesday, 02-03-21 9:30AM in House conference room Via Videoconference.

House

Referred to ECD, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 3

  • Referral-Committee
Finance Consumer Protection & Commerce Economic Development

Jan 27, 2021

House

Introduced and Pass First Reading.

Jan 26, 2021

House

Pending introduction.

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
HB1191_SD2 PDF HTML
HB1191_SD1 PDF HTML
HB1191_HD2 PDF HTML
HB1191_HD1 PDF HTML
HB1191_CD1 PDF HTML
HB1191 PDF HTML

Related Documents

Document Format
Committee Report HB1191_CD1_CCR118_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB1191_SD2_SSCR1707_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB1191_SD1_SSCR1131_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB1191_HD2_HSCR722_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB1191_HD2_HSCR376_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB1191_HD1_HSCR32_ HTML PDF
Testimony HB1191_SD1_TESTIMONY_WAM_04-06-21_ PDF
Testimony HB1191_HD2_TESTIMONY_EET_03-22-21_ PDF
Testimony HB1191_HD2_TESTIMONY_FIN_02-25-21_ PDF
Testimony HB1191_HD1_TESTIMONY_CPC_02-11-21_ PDF
Testimony HB1191_TESTIMONY_ECD_02-03-21_ PDF

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