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HB2598 HD2 SD2       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO FAMILY LEAVE.
Report Title: Paid Family Leave; DLIR; Insurance; Report; Appropriation ($)
Description: Requires the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations to establish paid family leave for all workers by January 1, 2021. Requires reports to the Legislature. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2030. (SD2)
Companion:  SB2990
Package: None
Current Referral: LBR, WAM
Introducer(s): JOHANSON, BELATTI, BROWER, CULLEN, EVANS, FUKUMOTO, GATES, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KEOHOKALOLE, KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOPRESTI, LOWEN, LUKE, MATSUMOTO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, OHNO, ONISHI, QUINLAN, SAIKI, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, THIELEN, TODD, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, Learmont, San Buenaventura

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1/24/2018HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/29/2018HReferred to LAB, FIN, referral sheet 9
2/1/2018HProposed draft of Bill scheduled to be heard by LAB on Tuesday, 02-06-18 8:30AM in House conference room 309. Copy of proposed draft available at www.capitol.hawaii.gov.
2/6/2018HThe committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Holt, Evans, Ichiyama, Keohokalole, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
2/16/2018HReported from LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 605-18) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2/16/2018HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) DeCoite, Ing, Nakamura, Onishi, Woodson excused (5).
2/20/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Thursday, 02-22-18 1:30PM in House conference room 308.
2/22/2018HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 13 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Cachola, DeCoite, Fukumoto, Gates, Holt, Kobayashi, Lowen, Nakamura, Todd, Yamashita, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Keohokalole, Tupola.
3/2/2018HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1060-18) as amended in HD 2, recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/2/2018HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-06-18.
3/6/2018HPassed Third Reading as amended in HD 2 with Representative(s) DeCoite, Har, Tokioka, Ward voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Tupola voting no (1) and Representative(s) Woodson excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
3/8/2018SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 362).
3/8/2018SPassed First Reading.
3/8/2018SReferred to LBR, WAM.
3/16/2018SThe committee(s) on LBR has scheduled a public hearing on 03-20-18 2:45PM in conference room 229.
3/20/2018SThe committee(s) on LBR recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in LBR were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Tokuda, English, S. Chang, Ihara, Taniguchi; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
3/23/2018SReported from LBR (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3206) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
3/23/2018SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
3/28/2018SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 04-03-18 10:00AM in conference room 211.
4/3/2018SThe committee(s) on WAM deferred the measure until 04-04-18 10:30AM in conference room 211.
4/4/2018SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 10 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Galuteria, Harimoto, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kidani, Riviere, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Shimabukuro.
4/6/2018SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3679) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
4/6/2018S48 Hrs. Notice 04-10-18.
4/10/2018SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 23; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Ruderman . Noes, 1 (Senator(s) Inouye). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
4/10/2018HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 749) in amended form (SD 2).
4/12/2018HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/13/2018SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 608).
4/16/2018HHouse Conferees Appointed: Johanson, Luke Co-Chairs; Ward.
4/16/2018SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 609).
4/18/2018SSenate Conferees Appointed: Tokuda Chair; Keith-Agaran Co-Chair; English.
4/18/2018HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 793).
4/20/2018HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Monday, 04-23-18 9:30AM in conference room 329.
4/23/2018HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Tuesday 04-24-18 10:00AM in conference room 329.
4/24/2018HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Wednesday 04-25-18 9:30AM in conference room 329.

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

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HB2598 HD2 SD2






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
LAB 309 2/06/2018 8:30 AM View
FIN 308 2/22/2018 1:30 PM View
LBR 229 3/20/2018 2:45 PM View
WAM 211 4/03/2018 10:00 AM View
WAM 211 4/04/2018 10:30 AM View
CONF 329 4/23/2018 9:30 AM View
CONF 329 4/24/2018 10:00 AM View
CONF 329 4/25/2018 9:30 AM View