It comes at a time when both roles will play a crucial part in the state’s financial planning.
The bill now goes to Gov. David Ige who can approve it, veto it or let it become law without his signature.
Advocates say incentives like parking and rebates are needed to encourage the use of EVs in Hawaii.
Dozens of bills met the Thursday deadline to pass before the 2020 session ends next week.
Gov. David Ige says a Senate committee’s potential rejection of his appointee is “irresponsible and shameful.”
House Bill 361 now goes to Gov. David Ige for approval or veto.
The defendants are expected to appear before a federal judge Wednesday.
Lawmakers also passed a new spending plan for the coming year. The bills now go to Gov. David Ige for his consideration.
The public safety department is ready to terminate the contract Tuesday.