Invasive Species Bill Tracking

Invasive Species Bill Tracking – 2023 Legislative Session

BILL NUMBER DESCRIPTION CURRENT STATUS COMPANION
HB220 Establishes a Spay and Neuter Special Fund H 1/25/2023: Referred to AGR, FIN, referral sheet 1 SB998
HB300 General Appropriations Act of 2023 – Funding to control pests H 1/25/2023: Referred to FIN, referral sheet 1 SB354
HB312 Advisory committee on pesticides – add new members from coffee and agriculture industry H 1/25/2023: Referred to AGR, CPC, referral sheet 1  
HB420 CIP; Fourth Representative District; Albizia tree control $400k H 1/25/2023: Referred to FIN, referral sheet 1  
HB442 Green Fee H 1/30/2023: Bill scheduled to be heard by TOU on Thursday, 02-02-23 10:00AM in House conference room 423 VIA VIDEOCONFERENCE. SB658
HB466 Using Albizia trees in commercial products H 1/30/2023: This measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Wednesday 02-01-23 10:00AM in conference room 423 VIA VIDEOCONFERENCE. SB1193
HB544 Plant and Animal Declaration Form H 1/30/2023: Re-referred to AGR, FIN, referral sheet 3 SB633
HB577 Funding to HISC for the control and eradication of Rose Ringed Parakeets H 1/27/2023: Referred to AGR, FIN, referral sheet 2  
HB592 Establish a mandatory environmental and agricultural Declation Form   H 1/30/2023: Bill scheduled to be heard by TOU on Thursday, 02-02-23 10:00AM in House conference room 423 VIA VIDEOCONFERENCE. SB58
HB606 Expand meat processing capacity for Axis Deer H 1/27/2023: Referred to AGR, FIN, referral sheet 2  
HB656 Pesticides; Fertilizers (Exemption for invasive species control) H 1/27/2023: Referred to AGR, CPC, referral sheet 2 SB1150
HB 657  Decorticator Facility; Maui; Hemp:
Properly process and dispose of invasive plants to prevent contamination back into the land / free up landfill space
1/23/2023    Introduced and Passed First Reading  
HB755 Authorizes DLNR to adopt rules to prevent and respond to the introduction of aquatic nuisance species from discharges incidental to normal vessel operations H 1/31/2023: Bill scheduled to be heard by WAL/EEP on Thursday, 02-09-23 8:30AM in House conference room 325 VIA VIDEOCONFERENCE. SB468
HB760 Aquatic Resources; DLNR; Rulemaking Authority; Flexibility; Adaptive Management H 1/30/2023: Referred to WAL, JHA, referral sheet 3 SB1033
HB761 DLNR; Coral Reef; Restoration; Habitat Enhancement; Appropriation H 1/30/2023: Referred to WAL, FIN, referral sheet 3  
HB 911 CIP; Seventh Representative District; Appropriation:
Appropriates funds for capital improvement projects in the seventh representative district including a ten mile ungulate proof fence in Pu’u Wa’awa’a and Pu’u Anahulu
1/25/2023 Introduced and Pass First Reading  
HB952 Appropriates funds to DLNR to address the impacts of climate change in the State H 1/30/2023: Referred to WAL, FIN, referral sheet 3  
HB956 Address impacts to natural resources and management of natural and open space. Allocates annually transient accommodations tax H 1/30/2023: Referred to TOU/WAL, ECD, FIN, referral sheet 3 SB364
SB1033 Aquatic Resources; DLNR; Rulemaking Authority; Flexibility; Adaptive Management S 1/31/2023: Re-Referred to AEN/WTL, JDC/WAM. HB760
HB1051 Green Fee H 1/30/2023: Referred to TOU, WAL, FIN, referral sheet 3 SB1349
HB1149 Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle; Prevention; UH; Appropriation H 1/30/2023: Referred to AGR, FIN, referral sheet 3 SB1553
HB1150 University of Hawaii; Hawaii Ant Lab; Little Fire Ant; Appropriation H 1/30/2023: Referred to AGR, FIN, referral sheet 3 SB1552
HB1162 Green Fee H 1/30/2023: Bill scheduled to be heard by TOU on Thursday, 02-02-23 10:00AM in House conference room 423 VIA VIDEOCONFERENCE. SB304
HB 1237 Green Fee 1/30/2023 Bill scheduled to be heard by TOU on Thursday, 02-02-23 10:00AM in House conference room 423 VIA VIDEOCONFERENCE  
HB1317 Establish Hawaii Environmental Protection Agency; Transfer of Functions potential impact to the administration of HISC and Invasive Species H 1/30/2023: Referred to EEP/WAL, AGR/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 3 SB1597
HB1382 Donation of wild game meatDonation of wild game meat H 2/1/2023: Bill scheduled to be heard by AGR on Friday, 02-03-23 9:00AM in House conference room 325 VIA VIDEOCONFERENCE. SB1603
HB1388 Natural Resource Management Special Fund – Funding for Invasive Species Control H 1/30/2023: Referred to WAL, TOU/ECD, FIN, referral sheet 3  
       
SB58 Environmental and Agricultural Affirmation; Declaration Form S 1/20/2023: Referred to AEN/EET, JDC. HB592
SB255 Prohibits planting of large trees along disaster evacuation routes S 1/23/2023: Referred to PSM, WAM.  
SB304 Green Fee S 1/25/2023: Referred to WTL/EET, WAM. HB1162
SB354 General Appropriations Act of 2023 – Funding to control pests S 1/25/2023: Referred to WAM. HB300
SB364 Address impacts to natural resources and management of natural and open space resources. Allocates annually transient accommodations tax S 1/25/2023: Referred to WTL/EET, WAM. HB956
SB432 Designates Hawaii coral reefs as critical natural infrastructure S 1/30/2023: The committee(s) on AEN/WTL deferred the measure until 02-03-23 2:05PM; Conference Room 224 & Videoconference.  
SB468 Authorizes DLNR to adopt rules to prevent and respond to the introduction of aquatic nuisance species from discharges incidental to the normal operation of a vessel S 1/25/2023: Referred to WTL/TCA, JDC. HB755
SB633 Plant and Animal Declaration Form S 1/25/2023: Referred to AEN/EET, WAM. HB544
SB636 Green Fee S 1/25/2023: Referred to EET/WTL, WAM.  
SB641 Department of Agriculture. infrastructure projects – prevent introduction of pests S 1/25/2023: Referred to AEN, WAM.  
SB652 Two-Lined Spittlebug – Funding to control invasive species S 1/25/2023: Referred to AEN, WAM.  
SB658 Green Fee S 1/25/2023: Referred to EET/WTL, WAM. HB442
SB742 Establishes an Educational Support Associate position within the University of Hawaii College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources’ Kona cooperative extension – pest control S 1/25/2023: Referred to HRE, WAM.  
SB743 Coffee Leaf Rust S 1/25/2023: Referred to AEN, WAM.  
SB744 Coffee Leaf Rust S 1/25/2023: Referred to AEN, WAM.  
SB785 Sustainable Development Goals – Based on similar goals from the United Nations S 1/25/2023: Referred to TCA, JDC.  
SB948 Removal of hazard Albizia trees S 1/27/2023: Referred to AEN/WTL, WAM.  
SB998 Establish a Spay and Neuter Special Fund to help control Free-Roaming Cats S 1/27/2023: Referred to AEN, WAM. HB220
SB 1132 Decorticator Facility; Maui; Hemp:
Properly process and dispose of invasive plants to prevent contamination back into the land / free up landfill space
1/23/2023    Introduced and Passed First Reading  
SB1150 Pesticides; Fertilizers (Exemption for invasive species control) S 1/27/2023: Referred to AEN/PSM, WAM. HB656
SB1193 Using albizia trees in commercial products S 1/27/2023: Referred to EET/HRE/AEN, WAM. HB466
SB1349 Green Fee S 1/30/2023: Referred to EET/WTL, WAM. HB1051
SB1486 Axis Deer meat processing S 1/30/2023: Referred to AEN/WTL, WAM.  
SB1511 RCUH contracts – Related to Invasive Species S 1/31/2023: Re-Referred to HRE, WAM.  
SB1517 Funding for pilot field studies to evaluate control tools; develop a control plan, and support other efforts to reduce the Rose-ringed Parakeet; on Oahu  S 1/30/2023: Referred to AEN/WTL, WAM.  
SB1537 General Appropriations Act of 2023 – Funding to control pests S 1/30/2023: Referred to WAM.  
SB1552 University of Hawaii; Hawaii Ant Lab; Little Fire Ant; Appropriation S 1/30/2023: Referred to AEN, WAM. HB1150
SB1553 Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle; Prevention; UH; Appropriation S 1/30/2023: Referred to AEN, WAM. HB1149
SB1590 Axis Deer Meat Inspections / use of Axis Deer meat S 1/30/2023: Referred to AEN, WAM.  
SB1597 Establish Hawaii Environmental Protection Agency (Potential administrative impacts to HISC and invasive species) S 1/30/2023: Referred to GVO/AEN/WTL, WAM. HB1317
SB1603 Donation of Wild Game / Meat Processing S 1/30/2023: Referred to AEN, WAM. HB1382