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Measure Title: RELATING TO THE TAKING OF MARINE LIFE.
Report Title: Commercial Marine Licenses; Commercial Marine Vessel Licenses; Charter Services
Description: Provides that a single valid commercial marine vessel license satisfies the licensure requirement for all persons aboard the licensed vessel. Requires any person who provides fishing charter services to obtain a commercial marine license. Allows any vessel used for or engaged in the taking of marine life for commercial purposes to be eligible to obtain a commercial marine vessel license. Requires the commercial marine vessel licensee of a Hawaii longline vessel that satisfies the commercial marine license requirement by obtaining the vessel license to file an annual report with the department of land and natural resources that contains certain information on crew members. Authorizes the department of land and natural resources to establish rules and fees for the issuance of a commercial marine vessel license. Requires the department of land and natural resources to submit a report to the legislature regarding the status of its administrative rules establishing a new commercial marine vessel license category. (CD1)
Companion:  SB1170
Package: Governor
Current Referral: WTL, JDC/WAM
Introducer(s): SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party)

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1/25/2021HPending introduction.
1/27/2021HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/29/2021HReferred to WAL, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 2
2/2/2021HBill scheduled to be heard by WAL on Thursday, 02-04-21 9:00AM in House conference room Via Videoconference.
2/4/2021HThe committees on WAL recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Tarnas, Branco, Ganaden, B. Kobayashi, Kong, Morikawa, Ohno; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) McDermott.
2/9/2021HReported from WAL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 84) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
2/9/2021HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0).
2/9/2021HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Thursday, 02-11-21 2:00PM in House conference room 329 Via Videoconference.
2/11/2021HThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 11 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Kitagawa, Aquino, Har, Hashem, Kong, Mizuno, Morikawa, Onishi, Tarnas, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
2/18/2021HReported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 373), recommending referral to FIN.
2/18/2021HReport adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Gates excused (1).
2/23/2021HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Thursday, 02-25-21 11:00AM in House conference room 308 Via Videoconference.
2/25/2021HThe 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; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
3/4/2021HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 717), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/4/2021HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Takumi excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
3/5/2021SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 85).
3/5/2021SPassed First Reading.
3/9/2021SReferred to WTL, JDC/WAM.
3/11/2021SThe committee(s) on WTL has scheduled a public hearing on 03-15-21 1:00PM; CR 229 & Videoconference.
3/15/2021SThe 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.
3/25/2021SReported from WTL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1152) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC/WAM.
3/25/2021SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC/WAM.
4/1/2021SThe committee(s) on JDC/WAM will hold a public decision making on 04-06-21 9:55AM; CR 211 & Videoconference.
4/6/2021SThe 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, Gabbard, Kim, Lee; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Acasio, Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/6/2021SThe 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) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) English, Moriwaki.
4/9/2021SReported from JDC/WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1649) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
4/9/2021S48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
4/13/2021SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Acasio, Fevella . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
4/13/2021HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 735) in amended form (SD 2).
4/15/2021HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/16/2021SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 558).
4/16/2021HHouse Conferees Appointed: Tarnas, Kitagawa, Branco Co-Chairs; McDermott.
4/16/2021SSenate Conferees Appointed: Inouye Chair; Rhoads, Moriwaki Co-Chairs.
4/19/2021HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 809).
4/19/2021SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 560).
4/19/2021HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Tuesday, 04-20-21 3:00PM in conference room CR 016.
4/20/2021HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 3 Ayes: Representative(s) Tarnas, Kitagawa, Branco; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) McDermott.
4/20/2021SThe 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) Inouye, Rhoads, Moriwaki; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/22/2021HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 40) as amended in (CD 1).
4/22/2021HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday 04-27-21.
4/22/2021SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 40).
4/22/2021S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 04-27-21.
4/27/2021SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1) Ayes, 23; Aye(s) with reservations: none. Noes, 2 (Senator(s) Acasio, Fevella). Excused, 0 (none).
4/27/2021HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) LoPresti excused (1).
4/28/2021HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 858).
4/28/2021SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 634).
4/28/2021HTransmitted to Governor.
6/10/2021HAct 043, on 06/08/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1143).
6/10/2021SAct 043, 06/08/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1143).

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

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HB1016 HD1 SD2 CD1






CommDate/Time/RoomNotice 
WAL 2/04/21 9:00A
Via Videoconference
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CPC 2/11/21 2:00P
329 Via Videoconference
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FIN 2/25/21 11:00A
308 Via Videoconference
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WTL 3/15/21 1:00P
CR 229 & Videoconference
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JDC/WAM 4/06/21 9:55A
CR 211 & Videoconference
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CONF 4/20/21 3:00P
CR 016
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