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HB2483 HD1 SD1     
Report Title: Environmental Protection; Single-use Checkout Bags; Fee; Deposit Beverage Container Program; Dietary Supplements; Appropriation ($)
Description: Requires businesses in the State to collect a fee for single-use checkout bags provided to a customer. Allows businesses to keep twenty per cent of the fees for the first year of the program and ten per cent of the fees thereafter, subject to income and general excises taxes. Requires fees to be collected on single-use checkout bags not prohibited by county ordinance. From 1/1/13 to 12/31/13, deposits all fees not retained by businesses into a special account in the environmental management special fund; requires first $800,000 of all fees collected to be expended by DOH for costs relating to administrative, education, audit, compliance, and enforcement activities associated with the fee; and requires any remaining fees collected to be deposited in the environmental response revolving fund and the natural area reserve fund. From 1/1/14, requires ten per cent of all fees collected to be deposited in enumerated county environmental funds and requires eighty per cent of all fees collected to be deposited in the same manner as all fees deposited by the State from 1/1/13 to 12/31/13. Requires reports to the legislature. Makes dietary supplements that contain caffeine or carbonated water subject to the requirements of the deposit beverage container program beginning 1/1/2013. Appropriates funds for administration of single-use checkout bag fee program. (SD1)
Companion:  SB2745
Package: Gov
Current Referral: ENE/WAM
Introducer(s): SAY (Introduced by request of another party)

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1/23/2012HPending introduction.
1/25/2012HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/25/2012HReferred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 7
2/3/2012HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Tuesday, 02-07-12 9:00AM in House conference room 325.
2/7/2012HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Coffman, Kawakami, Carroll, Chang, Har, Herkes, Ito, Nakashima, Riviere, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cabanilla.
2/14/2012HReported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 314-12) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2/14/2012HPassed 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 C. Lee, M. Lee excused (2).
2/24/2012HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Tuesday, 02-28-12 2:00PM in House conference room 308.
2/27/2012HBroadcast of hearing/briefing available. See: www.capitoltv.org
2/28/2012HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 17 Ayes: Representative(s) Oshiro, M. Lee, Choy, Cullen, Giugni, Har, Hashem, Ichiyama, Jordan, Kawakami, C. Lee, Morikawa, Tokioka, Yamashita, Marumoto, Riviere, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
3/2/2012HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 888-12), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/6/2012HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.
3/8/2012SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 217).
3/8/2012SPassed First Reading.
3/8/2012SReferred to ENE/WLH.
3/28/2012SRe-Referred to ENE/WAM.
3/30/2012SThe committee(s) on ENE/WAM has scheduled a public hearing on 04-03-12 2:45PM in conference room 225.
4/3/2012SThe committee(s) on ENE recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in ENE were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, English, Green, Ihara; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Slom; and 0 Excused: none.
4/3/2012SThe 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) Ige, Dela Cruz, English, Kahele, Kouchi, Ryan, Tokuda; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Kidani, Espero, Wakai ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Slom; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Chun Oakland, Fukunaga, Kim.
4/5/2012SReported from ENE/WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3184) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
4/5/2012SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
4/5/2012S48 Hrs. Notice 04-10-12.
4/10/2012SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Espero, Kidani, Kim, Tokuda . Noes, 1 (Senator(s) Slom). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
4/10/2012HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 620) in amended form (SD 1).
4/12/2012HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/13/2012SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 547).
4/16/2012SSenate Conferees appointed: Gabbard, Chair; Ige, Co-Chair(s); English, Ihara, Kouchi.
4/16/2012HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 754).

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

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HB2483 HD1 SD1

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EEP 325 2/07/2012 9:00 AM View
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