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HB661 HD1 SD3 CD1     
Measure Title: RELATING TO CAMPAIGN SPENDING.
Report Title: Campaign Spending; Public Funding ($)
Description: Establishes pilot project for comprehensive public funding of Hawaii County Council Elections for three election cycles, beginning in 2010. Establishes penalties for failure to file a report and for filing a substantially defective or deficient report. Clarifies definition of "loan." Clarifies definition of "person" as including a business entity or organization. Requires amounts collected as administrative fines by Campaign Spending Commission to be deposited into the general fund. Increases State income tax check-off amount from $2 to $3 for deposit into the Hawaii election campaign fund. Increases amount of candidate's surplus funds that may be contributed to community services and other organizations. Clarifies deadlines and procedures for electronic filing. (HB661 CD1)
Companion:  SB1068
Package: None
Current Referral: JDL, WAM
Introducer(s): WATERS, BELATTI, BERG, CALDWELL, GREEN, MIZUNO, Bertram

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1/19/2007HPending introduction.
1/22/2007HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/22/2007HReferred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 3
2/2/2007HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Tuesday, 02-06-07 at 2:00 pm in House conference room 325.
2/6/2007HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred.
2/9/2007HBill scheduled for decision making on Tuesday, 02-13-07 at 2:00 pm in conference room 325.
2/13/2007HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 16 Ayes: Representative(s) Waters, B. Oshiro, Caldwell, Evans, Green, Ito, Luke, McKelvey, Morita, Sonson, Souki, Yamane, Yamashita, Marumoto, Pine; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Tsuji; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Thielen.
2/15/2007HReported from the committee on JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 744) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to the committee on FIN.
2/16/2007HPassed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1) and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no (0) and Takai, Takamine, Takumi excused (3).
3/1/2007HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Thursday, 03-01-07 at 4:30 pm in House conference room 308.
3/1/2007HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 16 Ayes: Representative(s) M. Oshiro, Lee, Belatti, Brower, Chong, Hanohano, Har, Magaoay, Manahan, Mizuno, Nakasone, Rhoads, Sagum, Awana, Ward; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Tokioka; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Carroll, Meyer.
3/2/2007HReported from the committee on FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1196), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/6/2007HPassed Third Reading with none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Sagum, Takai, Thielen excused (3). Transmitted to Senate.
3/8/2007SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 218).
3/8/2007SPassed First Reading.
3/8/2007SReferred to JDL, WAM.
8/27/2007DCarried over to 2008 Regular Session.
3/6/2008SThe committee(s) on JDL has scheduled a public hearing on 03-11-08 at 9:30 am in conference room 016.
3/11/2008SThe committee(s) on JDL deferred the measure until 03-17-08 at 9:30 am in conference room 016.
3/17/2008SThe committee(s) on JDL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDL were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, Nishihara; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Gabbard ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Slom; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Hee, Kokubun.
3/20/2008SReported from JDL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3116) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
3/20/2008SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
3/24/2008SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 03-27-08 at 9:45 am in conference room 211.
3/27/2008SThe 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) Baker, Tsutsui, Chun Oakland, Fukunaga, Hooser, Inouye, Kim, Menor, Tokuda; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 2 No(es): Senator(s) Hemmings, Whalen; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) English.
4/4/2008SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3344) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
4/4/2008S48 Hrs. Notice 04-08-08.
4/8/2008SFloor Amendment No. 6 offered.
4/8/2008SFloor amendment adopted as amended (SD 3).
4/8/2008SSeparated Committee Report.
4/8/2008SReport filed.
4/8/2008S48 Hrs. Notice 04-10-08.
4/10/2008SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 3). Ayes, 19; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Chun Oakland, Gabbard, Ige, Ihara, Menor, Nishihara . Noes, 5 (Senator(s) Hee, Hemmings, Slom, Trimble, Whalen). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Kokubun). Transmitted to House.
4/10/2008HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 603) in amended form (SD 3).
4/10/2008HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/11/2008SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 649).
4/14/2008HHouse conferees appointed: B. Oshiro, M. Oshiro Co-Chairs; Lee, Luke, Marumoto.
4/14/2008SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 729).
4/15/2008SSenate Conferees appointed: Taniguchi, Chair; Tsutsui, Co-Chair(s); Kokubun.
4/15/2008HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 672).
4/21/2008HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Tuesday, 04-22-08 at 3:30 pm in conference room 325.
4/22/2008HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-24-08 at 3:00 pm in conference room 325.
4/24/2008SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-25-08 at 10:00 am in conference room 325.
4/25/2008HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday, 04-25-08 at 3:00PM in conference room 325.
4/25/2008HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday, 04-25-08 at 5:00pm in Conference Room 325.
4/25/2008HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) B. Oshiro, M. Oshiro, Luke, Marumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Lee.
4/25/2008SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 2 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, Tsutsui; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Kokubun.
4/25/2008HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 132-08) as amended in (CD 1).
4/25/2008HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday 04-29-08.
4/25/2008SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 132-08).
4/25/2008S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 04-29-08.
4/29/2008SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). 19 Aye(s); Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Gabbard, Inouye, Kokubun . 5 No(es): Senator(s) Hemmings, Kim, Slom, Tsutsui, Whalen. 1 Excused: Senator(s) Hee.
4/29/2008HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with Representative(s) Meyer voting no (1) and Representative(s) Nakasone excused (1).
4/30/2008HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 729).
5/1/2008SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 824).
5/5/2008HTransmitted to Governor.
7/9/2008SBecame law without the Governor's signature, Act 244, 7/8/2008, (Gov. Msg. No. 932).
7/9/2008HBecame law without the Governor's signature, Act 244, 7/8/2008, (Gov. Msg. No. 603).

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HB661 HD1 SD3 CD1



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CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
JDL 016 3/11/2008 9:30 AM View
JDL 016 3/17/2008 9:30 AM View
WAM 211 3/27/2008 9:45 AM View
CONF 325 4/22/2008 3:30 PM View
CONF 325 4/24/2008 3:00 PM View
CONF 325 4/25/2008 10:00 AM View