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HB1359 HD1 SD2 CD1     
Measure Title: RELATING TO THE STATE PHARMACY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
Report Title: State Pharmacy Assistance Program ($)
Description: Creates a Hawaii State Pharmacy Assistance program by merging the current State Pharmacy Assistance program which coordinates the Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit and the Hawaii Rx plus program under a single comprehensive Hawaii State Pharmacy Assistance program umbrella. Requires the Department of Human Services to take all steps necessary to enable participation in joint prescription drug purchasing agreements with any other health benefits plan or organization within or outside of this state that agrees to participate in a joint purchasing agreement. (HB1359 CD1)
Companion:  SB1445
Package: Gov
Current Referral: HTH/CPH, WAM
Introducer(s): SAY (BR)

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1/22/2007HPending introduction.
1/24/2007HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/24/2007HReferred to HLT/HSH, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 4
2/2/2007HBill scheduled to be heard by HLT/HSH on Tuesday, 02-06-07 at 9:00 am in House conference room 329.
2/6/2007HThe committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Green, Mizuno, Belatti, Bertram, Rhoads, Tokioka, Awana, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Cabanilla, Shimabukuro, Takai.
2/6/2007HThe committees on HSH recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Rhoads, Belatti, Bertram, Green, Mizuno, Tokioka, Awana, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Shimabukuro, Cabanilla, Takai.
2/8/2007HReported from the committee on HLT/HSH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 267), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to the committee on CPC.
2/9/2007HPassed Second Reading and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting no (0) and M. Oshiro, Takamine excused (2).
2/12/2007HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Wednesday, 02-14-07 at 2:00 pm in House conference room 325.
2/14/2007HThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 13 Ayes: Representative(s) Herkes, McKelvey, Evans, Green, Ito, Morita, Sonson, Souki, Tsuji, Yamane, Yamashita, Marumoto, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Caldwell, Luke.
2/15/2007HReported from the committee on CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 517), recommending referral to the committee on FIN.
2/16/2007HReport adopted; referrred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Takai, Takamine, Takumi excused.
2/20/2007HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 02-23-07 at 3:00 pm in House conference room 308.
2/23/2007HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred.
2/24/2007HBill scheduled for decision making on Monday, 02-26-07 at 4:00 p.m. in conference room 308.
2/26/2007HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred until 02-27-07.
2/27/2007HBill scheduled for decision making on Tuesday, 02-27-07 at 5:45 pm in conference room 308.
2/27/2007HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 18 Ayes: Representative(s) M. Oshiro, Lee, Belatti, Brower, Carroll, Chong, Hanohano, Har, Magaoay, Manahan, Mizuno, Nakasone, Rhoads, Sagum, Tokioka, Awana, Meyer, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
3/2/2007HReported from the committee on FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1175) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/2/2007HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-06-07.
3/6/2007HPassed Third Reading as amended in (HD 1) with none voting no (0) and Awana, Takai, Thielen excused (3). Transmitted to Senate.
3/8/2007SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 351).
3/8/2007SPassed First Reading.
3/8/2007SReferred to HTH/CPH, WAM.
3/12/2007SThe committee(s) on HTH/CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 03-20-07 at 10:00 am in conference room 016.
3/20/2007SThe committee(s) on HTH deferred the measure until 03-20-07 at 1:15 pm in conference room 016.
3/20/2007SThe committee(s) on HTH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HTH were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Ige, Fukunaga, Baker; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Menor, Whalen.
3/20/2007SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, Ige, Espero, Sakamoto, Slom; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Ihara.
3/23/2007SReported from HTH/CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1242) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
3/23/2007SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
3/23/2007SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 03-28-07 at 9:30 am in conference room 211.
3/28/2007SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 10 Aye(s): Baker, Tsutsui, Chun Oakland, English, Fukunaga, Hooser, Kim, Menor, Tokuda, Hemmings; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Whalen.
4/5/2007SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1682) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
4/5/2007S48 Hrs. Notice 04-10-07.
4/10/2007SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
4/10/2007HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 687) in amended form (SD 2).
4/12/2007HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/13/2007SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 687).
4/13/2007SSenate Conferees appointed: Ige, Chair; Taniguchi, Baker, Co-Chairs; Chun Oakland, Whalen.
4/13/2007HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 822).
4/16/2007HHouse conferees appointed: Green, Shimabukuro, Herkes, Mizuno Co-Chairs; Ward.
4/17/2007SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 786).
4/20/2007HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Monday, 04-23-07 at 3:15 pm in conference room 229.
4/23/2007HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Tuesday 04-24-07 at 9:55 am in conference room 229.
4/24/2007HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Wednesday 04-25-07 at 9:00 am in conference room 229.
4/25/2007HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-26-07 at 9:00 am in conference room 229.
4/26/2007HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-27-07 at 9:00 am in conference room 229.
4/27/2007SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-07 at 4:15 p.m. in conference room 229.
4/27/2007HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments.The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Green, Shimabukuro, Herkes, Mizuno, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/27/2007SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Ige, Taniguchi, Baker, Chun Oakland; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Whalen.
4/28/2007HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 156) as amended in (CD 1).
4/28/2007HForty-eight (48) hours notice Thursday, 05-03-07.
5/1/2007SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 156).
5/1/2007S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-03-07.
5/3/2007SRecommitted to Conference Committee.
5/3/2007HRecommitted to Conference committee as amended in (CD 1) with Representative(s) Ching, Finnegan, Meyer, Pine, Ward voting no and Representative(s) Bertram excused.
8/27/2007DCarried over to 2008 Regular Session.
4/10/2008SSenator(s) Taniguchi discharged as Co-Chair; Added as conferee.
4/10/2008SSenator(s) Kokubun added as Co-Chair(s).
4/10/2008HReceived notice of change in Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 619).

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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