Bills Pending Hawaii House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee

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HISCR182EngrossRecognizing The Importance Of The State's Pollinator Species, The Threat That Systemic Insecticides Pose To Such Species, And Urging The Department Of Land And Natural Resources And The Department Of Agriculture To Take Measures To Limit Pollinator E...
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2019-04-12
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISCR129EngrossEngaging, Endorsing, Accepting, And Adopting The New York Declaration On Forests To Achieve The United Nations Paris Agreement And The 2030 Agenda For Sustainable Development; Specifically Sustainable Development Goal 15, Life On Land.
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2019-04-05
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISCR115EngrossRequesting The Governor To Prioritize The Planting Of Four Million Trees Along Streets And Roadways Within The Next Four Years To Help Address Climate Change And Make Complete Streets Statewide.
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2019-04-05
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISCR35EngrossUrging The United States Environmental Protection Agency And The Hawaii State Department Of Health To Reject The Approval Of A Single Wall Tank Upgrade Alternative Option For The Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility And The Conclusions Presented In Th...
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2019-04-03
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB1054EngrossRequires the State and counties to incorporate predictions of sea level rise and other climate change hazards and mitigation opportunities into applicable plans, strategies, and mapping. Requires the Public Utilities Commission, and any public utilit...
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR177IntroRequesting The Board Of Land And Natural Resources To Prioritize Stream Restoration And Protection When Discussing And Making Water And Land Use Decisions Affecting The Environment And Drinking Water.
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR149IntroEngaging, Endorsing, Accepting, And Adopting The Aarhus Convention To Achieve The United Nations Paris Agreement, The 2030 Agenda, And The Universal Declaration Of Human Rights.
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR60IntroEngaging, Endorsing, Accepting, And Adopting The New York Declaration On Forests To Achieve The United Nations Paris Agreement And The 2030 Agenda For Sustainable Development; Specifically Sustainable Development Goal 15, Life On Land.
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR59IntroEngaging, Endorsing, Accepting, And Adopting The New York Declaration On Forests To Achieve The United Nations Paris Agreement And The 2030 Agenda For Sustainable Development; Specifically Sustainable Development Goal 15, Life On Land.
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR196IntroRequesting The Board Of Land And Natural Resources To Prioritize Stream Restoration And Protection When Discussing And Making Water And Land Use Decisions Affecting The Environment And Drinking Water.
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR167IntroEngaging, Endorsing, Accepting, And Adopting The Aarhus Convention To Achieve The United Nations Paris Agreement, The 2030 Agenda, And The Universal Declaration Of Human Rights.
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR108IntroRecognizing The Importance Of The State's Pollinator Species, The Threat That Systemic Insecticides Pose To Such Species, And Urging The Department Of Land And Natural Resources And The Department Of Agriculture To Take Measures To Limit Pollinator E...
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB657EngrossRequires electric vehicles to pay for unmetered fee parking when parked for any period longer than an initial 4 hours. Extends the repeal date of Act 168, Session Laws of Hawaii 2012, from 6/30/2020 to 6/30/2023. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR118IntroRecognizing The Importance Of The State's Pollinator Species, The Threat That Systemic Insecticides Pose To Such Species, And Urging The Department Of Land And Natural Resources And The Department Of Agriculture To Take Measures To Limit Pollinator E...
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB1529EngrossEstablishes the Hawaii state energy office. Establishes the deputy director of energy. Ends funding for the Hawaii clean energy initiative from the energy security special fund. Increases the distribution of tax revenue to the energy systems developm...
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2019-03-12
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB221EngrossAuthorizes the Department of Health to coordinate with each county wastewater agency to establish a low interest loan program to upgrade or convert cesspools to septic systems or aerobic treatment unit systems, or to connect cesspools to existing sew...
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2019-03-11
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB438EngrossProvides a tiered income tax credit to taxpayers who install or upgrade an electric vehicle charging system that is available for use by the public, unless otherwise required by law. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2019-03-07
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB1254EngrossExpands the type of revenue that can be deposited into the Endangered Species Trust Fund. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2019-03-07
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB1293EngrossAuthorizes the State to enter into a mutual assistance agreement with an out-of-state utility or other energy provider in order to restore power and utility service to the State, without regard to any regulatory law, in times of an emergency or natur...
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2019-03-07
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB11EngrossProhibits restaurants from serving prepared foods using polystyrene foam containers statewide. Authorizes the Department of Health to adopt rules. Takes effect on December 31, 2020. (SD1)
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2019-03-07
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB1380EngrossRequires the Office of Planning to update the Hawaii 2050 Sustainability Plan and submit the updated plan to the Legislature prior to the Regular Session of 2021 and every 10th session thereafter, using the goal and priority guidelines of the State P...
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2019-03-07
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB1463EngrossReplaces the environmental response, energy, and food security tax with a carbon emissions tax. Repeals state fuel taxes under the fuel tax law. Requires the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism to submit an annual report to the ...
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2019-03-07
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB393EngrossAmends coastal zone management laws to further protect against impacts of sea level rise and coastal erosion. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2019-03-07
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB396IntroEstablishes a Coastal Erosion Proactive Adaptation Plan Task Force, to be assisted by an Advisory Group, to develop a Coastal Erosion Proactive Adaptation Plan for streamlined and proactive shoreline permitting procedures that better mitigate impacts...
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2019-02-12
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB265IntroAppropriates funds to the Department of Land and Natural Resources for the management of the axis deer population and substantial reduction and eradication of other invasive species in Maui County. (HB265 HD1)
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2019-02-07
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1159IntroRequires the public utilities commission to establish policies and procedures related to retail wheeling to enable independent power producers to sell electricity directly to end users.
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2019-02-01
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB856IntroRequires the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism, in coordination with the counties, to identify critical infrastructure locations and ensure those locations have adequate supplies of electricity during and after a natural disas...
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2019-02-01
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB705IntroAdds the impounding of a vehicle as a punishment for any vehicle used in the commission of illegal disposal of solid waste.
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2019-01-31
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1576IntroRequires a retailer of certain batteries to implement a program in which the retailer accepts used batteries for reuse, recycling, or other means of disposal. Requires the Department of Health to expand its recycling operations to accommodate the rec...
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2019-01-31
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB308IntroAuthorizes the solid waste disposal division of each county with a population of 500,000 or more to: (1) confiscate abandoned shopping carts; (2) dispose of shopping carts not retrieved by owners within 24 hours of notification of confiscation; and (...
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2019-01-31
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB793IntroProhibits the sale of polystyrene foam containers and serving of prepared foods using polystyrene foam containers statewide. Authorizes the Department of Health to adopt rules to implement the prohibition and include within its administrative rules a...
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2019-01-29
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB239IntroExempts fuel cell electric vehicle from payment of parking fees and high occupancy vehicle lane restrictions. Increases the priority to be placed on fuel cell electric vehicles for state and county entities purchasing new vehicles. Allows for fuel ce...
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2019-01-29
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB72IntroAllows microgrid owners and operators to file for a certificate of public convenience and necessity.
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2019-01-29
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1105IntroEffective 1/1/2020, prohibits approval of new underground injection wells other than sewage wastewater wells where no alternative means of disposal is available. Effective 1/1/2025, prohibits approval of new underground injection wells in any circums...
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1370IntroRequires rental motor vehicle lessors to incorporate zero-emission vehicles into their fleets. Creates a rental motor vehicle emissions surcharge tax on rental motor vehicles with internal combustion engines. Creates a Hawaii zero-emissions vehicle i...
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1302IntroAmends the renewable energy technologies income tax credit to include commercial seawater air conditioning systems.
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1287IntroImposes a carbon tax for every ton of carbon dioxide emitted by distributors because of fossil fuels. Deposits 25% of the carbon tax collected into the Environmental Response Revolving Fund and 25% into the Energy Security Special Fund. Refunds 50% o...
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1205IntroAmends the definition of "solar energy devices" to include building-applied photovoltaics and building-integrated photovoltaics and clarify that the term excludes passive solar skylights or windows.
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1262IntroPermits the governing body of a county to create, by ordinance, a process for the recordation and enforcement of solar easements. Allows counties to require individuals claiming a solar right to record that right by filing a declaration with the coun...
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1579IntroImposes a tax of $15 for every ton of carbon dioxide emitted from the use of fossil fuel. Establishes various state and county sustainability initiatives. Appropriates moneys.
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1396IntroAuthorizes government agencies to engage in the wheeling of electricity that is produced at a government facility from renewable energy sources in order to power other government facilities.
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1549IntroRequires an environmental assessment for any new or expanded proposed power-generating facility that sells electricity to a utility through a power purchase contract regardless of whether the facility is fueled by fossil fuels.
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1320IntroProhibits the sale of new cars with an internal combustion engine after December 31, 2029.
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1459IntroReplaces the environmental response, energy, and food security tax with a carbon emissions tax. Repeals state fuel taxes under the fuel tax law.
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1090IntroRequires that certain state building construction and reconstruction projects or programs include at least 20 parking stalls that are pre-wired for electric vehicle charging stations.
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB230IntroAppropriates funds to the Department of Land and Natural Resources for containment and prevention of the spread of pathogens causing rapid ohia death in Kauai county, including funds to be used in collaboration with the Research Corporation of the Un...
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1069IntroEstablishes the 2050 grid resiliency and view planes initiative to mandate that all utility lines be installed underground by December 31, 2050, under certain conditions. Requires a public utility to establish a plan for reaching certain target dates...
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1242IntroRequire gas utility companies to establish renewable energy portfolio standards for gas. Provides means for gas utility companies to achieve the renewable energy portfolio standards for gas. Requires the public utilities commission to conduct a study...
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHB1169IntroShort form bill relating to the barrel tax.
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2019-01-28
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HIHB851IntroProhibits the commercial capture of aquatic life for aquarium purposes.
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2019-01-28
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
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