bill to law process
Zoom Workshop on the Conference Process
It’s that time of year! The conference period (this year, April 17 – April 28) is when select legislators meet to determine whether and in what form surviving legislation should be presented for a final vote in each chamber. Conference meetings are open to the public, but the whole process can be a bit confusing. Join us over Zoom to discuss what’s next for bills that have already made it…
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A Heavy Third Reading Day
To view the bills coming up for Third Reading tomorrow, April 11, 2023, use the Legislature’s “Reports and Lists” page, then select the “Pending Actions” bar.
In the Senate: https://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/advreports/advreport.aspx?year=2023&report=pending&rpt_type=pend3rdRead&chamber=S&title=Measures%20Pending%20Third%20Reading%20in%20the%20Senate .
In the House: https://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/advreports/advreport.aspx?year=2023&report=pending&rpt_type=pend3rdRead&chamber=H&title=Measures%20Pending%20Third%20Reading%20in%20the%20House .
It’s a Wrap! Results of the 2022 Regular Session
We finally know the fate of all the legislation passed in the 2022 Legislative Session — the governor vetoed 28 of the 30 bills he considered vetoing, signed others into law, and left 6 to become law without signature. The Reports and Lists page of the Legislature’s website has been updated — scroll down to “Governor’s Actions” for the lists. Note: Until the paperwork on the 6 bills…
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Upcoming Online Workshops
During March 2022, PAR will be offering the following workshops over Zoom:
The Budget Bill’s Journey – Learn how the State budget is created, the process the budget bill goes through, and how to make sense of the information.
Wednesday, March 16, at 6:00 pm, Click Here to Register
Floor Sessions & Orders of the Day – An overview of the action that takes place when…
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