HB 1291

  • Hawaii House Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Mar 09, 2021
  • Passed House Mar 05, 2021
  • Passed Senate Apr 13, 2021
  • Governor

Relating To Scholarships.

Abstract

Allows applicants to the University of Hawaii who earned a high school diploma from a public high school in the State with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 and also provides evidence that they qualified for and received special education services for two or more years during enrollment in grades seven through twelve to be eligible for the Hawaii state scholars program. (CD1)

Bill Sponsors (17)

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Jul 02, 2021

Senate

Act 156, 07/01/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1258).

House

Act 156, on 07/01/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1258).

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 22, 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. 41).

House

Reported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 41) as amended in (CD 1).

Apr 21, 2021

House

The Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Takayama, Perruso, DeCoite, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.

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) Kim, Kanuha, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.

Apr 20, 2021

House

Bill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Wednesday, 04-21-21 4:00PM in conference room CR 309.

Apr 19, 2021

Senate

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

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: Kim Chair; Kanuha Co-Chair; Fevella.

House

House Conferees Appointed: Woodson, Takayama, Perruso Co-Chairs; DeCoite, Okimoto.

Apr 15, 2021

House

House disagrees with Senate amendment (s).

Apr 13, 2021

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. 773) in amended form (SD 2).

Apr 09, 2021

Senate

48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.

Senate

Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1606) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).

Apr 01, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 11 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Wakai, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.

Mar 25, 2021

Senate

Reported from HRE (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1148) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.

Senate

The committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 04-01-21 9:30AM; CR 211 & Videoconference.

Senate

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

Mar 23, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on HRE recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HRE were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kim, Kidani, Keith-Agaran, Wakai, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.

Mar 19, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on HRE has scheduled a public hearing on 03-23-21 3:00PM; CR 229 & Videoconference.

Mar 09, 2021

Senate

Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 170).

Senate

Referred to HRE, WAM.

  • Referral-Committee
Higher Education Ways and Means

Senate

Passed First Reading.

Mar 05, 2021

House

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

House

Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 785), recommending passage on Third Reading.

Mar 02, 2021

House

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.

Feb 26, 2021

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Tuesday, 03-02-21 11:00AM in House conference room 308 Via Videoconference.

Feb 18, 2021

House

Reported from EDN/HET (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 456) 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) Gates excused (1).

  • Reading-2
  • Referral-Committee
Finance

Feb 11, 2021

House

The committees on EDN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Kapela, DeCoite, Ganaden, Hashimoto, Ohno, Quinlan, Takayama, Yamane, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Gates.

House

The committees on HET recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Takayama, DeCoite, Ganaden, Hashimoto, Kapela, Ohno, Quinlan, Woodson, Yamane, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Gates.

Feb 08, 2021

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by EDN/HET on Thursday, 02-11-21 2:00PM in House conference room 309 Via Videoconference.

Feb 01, 2021

House

Referred to EDN/HET, FIN, referral sheet 3

  • Referral-Committee
Education Higher Education & Technology Finance

Jan 27, 2021

House

Introduced and Pass First Reading.

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
HB1291_SD2 PDF HTML
HB1291_SD1 PDF HTML
HB1291_HD1 PDF HTML
HB1291_CD1 PDF HTML
HB1291 PDF HTML

Related Documents

Document Format
Committee Report HB1291_CD1_CCR41_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB1291_SD2_SSCR1606_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB1291_SD1_SSCR1148_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB1291_HD1_HSCR785_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB1291_HD1_HSCR456_ HTML PDF
Testimony HB1291_SD1_TESTIMONY_WAM_04-01-21_ PDF
Testimony HB1291_HD1_TESTIMONY_HRE_03-23-21_ PDF
Testimony HB1291_HD1_TESTIMONY_FIN_03-02-21_ PDF
Testimony HB1291_TESTIMONY_EDN-HET_02-11-21_ PDF

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