HB 553

  • Hawaii House Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Mar 11, 2021
  • Passed House Mar 09, 2021
  • Passed Senate Apr 13, 2021
  • Governor

Relating To The Protection Of Sharks.

Abstract

Establishes an offense of intentionally or knowingly capturing, entangling, or killing a shark in state marine waters, and provides penalties and fines. Provides certain exemptions. Allows the department of land and natural resources to establish rules. Effective 1/1/2022. (CD1)

Bill Sponsors (19)

Votes


Actions


Jun 10, 2021

House

Act 051, on 06/08/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1151).

Senate

Act 051, 06/08/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1151).

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. 110).

House

Reported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 110) as amended in (CD 1).

Apr 20, 2021

House

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

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) Gabbard, Inouye, Rhoads; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) English.

House

Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 842).

Apr 19, 2021

Senate

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

House

Bill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Tuesday, 04-20-21 1:30PM in conference room CR 016.

Senate

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

Apr 16, 2021

House

Re-referred to WAL, JHA, FIN, referral sheet 36

  • Referral-Committee
Water & Land Judiciary & Hawaiian Affairs Finance

House

House Conferees Appointed: Tarnas, Lowen, Cullen Co-Chairs; McDermott.

Senate

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

Apr 15, 2021

House

House disagrees with Senate amendment (s).

Apr 13, 2021

House

Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 691) 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 JDC/WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1650) 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: 10 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Wakai, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Moriwaki.

Senate

The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Rhoads, Keohokalole, Acasio, Gabbard, Kim, Lee, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.

Apr 01, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on JDC/WAM will hold a public decision making on 04-06-21 9:55AM; CR 211 & Videoconference.

Mar 23, 2021

Senate

Reported from AEN/WTL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1058) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC/WAM.

Senate

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

Mar 17, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on AEN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in AEN were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Nishihara, Acasio, Rhoads, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.

Senate

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

Mar 15, 2021

Senate

Re-Referred to AEN/WTL, JDC/WAM.

Mar 11, 2021

Senate

Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 229).

Senate

The committee(s) on AEN/WTL has scheduled a public hearing on 03-17-21 1:10PM; CR 229 & Videoconference.

Senate

Referred to AEN/WTL, JDC.

  • Referral-Committee
Agriculture and Environment Water and Land Judiciary

Senate

Passed First Reading.

Mar 09, 2021

House

Passed Third Reading as amended in HD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Kong voting no (1) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.

Mar 05, 2021

House

Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-09-21.

House

Reported from JHA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 856) as amended in HD 2, recommending passage on Third Reading.

Feb 24, 2021

House

The committees on JHA recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Nakashima, Matayoshi, D. Kobayashi, LoPresti, Lowen, Nakamura, Takumi, Todd, Ward; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) McKelvey; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Ichiyama, Tokioka.

Feb 22, 2021

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by JHA on Wednesday, 02-24-21 2:00PM in House conference room 325 Via Videoconference.

Feb 19, 2021

House

Reported from WAL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 596) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JHA.

House

Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JHA with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Har, Kong, Matayoshi excused (3).

  • Reading-2
  • Referral-Committee
Judiciary & Hawaiian Affairs

Feb 18, 2021

House

The committees on WAL recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Tarnas, Branco, Ganaden, B. Kobayashi, Morikawa, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Kong; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Ohno.

Feb 16, 2021

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by WAL on Thursday, 02-18-21 8:30AM in House conference room 430 Via Videoconference.

Jan 29, 2021

House

Re-referred to WAL, JHA, referral sheet 2

  • Referral-Committee
Water & Land Judiciary & Hawaiian Affairs

Jan 27, 2021

House

Referred to AGR, JHA, referral sheet 1

  • Referral-Committee
Agriculture Judiciary & Hawaiian Affairs

Jan 25, 2021

House

Introduced and Pass First Reading.

Jan 22, 2021

House

Pending introduction.

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
HB553_SD2 PDF HTML
HB553_SD1 PDF HTML
HB553_HD2 PDF HTML
HB553_HD1 PDF HTML
HB553_CD1 PDF HTML
HB553 PDF HTML

Related Documents

Document Format
Committee Report HB553_CD1_CCR110_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB553_SD2_SSCR1650_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB553_SD1_SSCR1058_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB553_HD2_HSCR856_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB553_HD1_HSCR596_ HTML PDF
Testimony HB553_SD1_TESTIMONY_JDC-WAM_04-06-21_ PDF
Testimony HB553_HD2_TESTIMONY_AEN-WTL_03-17-21_ PDF
Testimony HB553_HD1_TESTIMONY_JHA_02-24-21_ PDF
Testimony HB553_TESTIMONY_WAL_02-18-21_ PDF

Sources

Data on Open States is updated periodically throughout the day from the official website of the Hawaii State Legislature.

If you notice any inconsistencies with these official sources, feel free to file an issue.