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HB1902 HD2 SD1 CD1     
Measure Title: RELATING TO SEX TRAFFICKING.
Report Title: Sex Trafficking; Prostitution
Description: Replaces the offense of Promoting Prostitution in the First Degree with Sex Trafficking to be classified as a violent crime and a class A felony. Requires proof of negligence as to the age of the victim when a person commits the offense of sex trafficking and the victim is a minor. Provides that the offense of prostitution by a person younger than eighteen years of age is a violation and subject to the jurisdiction of the family court. Establishes a class C felony for the act of paying for sex in reckless disregard of the fact that the other person is a victim of sex trafficking. Expands the Department of the Attorney General's Statewide Witness Program to include sex trafficking; provides victims with access to criminal injury compensation; and amends laws relating to civil liability for cases of coercion into prostitution. Makes amendments to strengthen enforcement of laws and increase penalties against the sex trafficker. (HB1902 CD1)
Companion:  SB2322
Package: Women
Current Referral: JDL
Introducer(s): MATSUMOTO, BELATTI, EVANS, FUKUMOTO CHANG, HAR, ICHIYAMA, C. LEE, LOPRESTI, LOWEN, LUKE, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, RHOADS, THIELEN, DeCoite

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1/22/2016HPending introduction.
1/25/2016HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/27/2016HReferred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 2
1/29/2016HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Tuesday, 02-02-16 2:00PM in House conference room 325.
2/2/2016HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 13 Ayes: Representative(s) Rhoads, San Buenaventura, Belatti, Creagan, Hashem, Kawakami, C. Lee, Morikawa, Nakashima, Takayama, Woodson, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) McDermott; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Brower.
2/19/2016HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 610-16) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2/19/2016HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) McDermott voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Nakashima, Thielen, Tokioka excused (3).
2/29/2016HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 03-02-16 11:00AM in House conference room 308.
3/2/2016HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 16 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Nishimoto, Cachola, Cullen, DeCoite, Johanson, Jordan, Keohokalole, Kobayashi, LoPresti, Lowen, Onishi, Tokioka, Yamashita, Pouha, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
3/4/2016HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 978-16) as amended in HD 2, recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/4/2016HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-08-16.
3/8/2016HPassed Third Reading as amended in HD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) McDermott voting no (1) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.
3/10/2016SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 232).
3/10/2016SPassed First Reading.
3/10/2016SReferred to JDL.
3/18/2016SThe committee(s) on JDL has scheduled a public hearing on 03-22-16 9:00AM in conference room 016.
3/22/2016SThe committee(s) on JDL deferred the measure until 03-30-16 9:30AM in conference room 016.
3/30/2016SThe committee(s) on JDL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDL were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, Shimabukuro, Gabbard, Kim, L. Thielen, Slom; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) K.Kahele.
4/8/2016SReported from JDL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3450) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
4/8/2016SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
4/8/2016S48 Hrs. Notice 04-12-16.
4/12/2016SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Slom). Transmitted to House.
4/12/2016HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 545) in amended form (SD 1).
4/14/2016HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/15/2016SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 609).
4/18/2016HHouse Conferees Appointed: Rhoads, Nishimoto Co-Chairs; Belatti, San Buenaventura, Pouha.
4/19/2016SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 611).
4/19/2016HHouse conferee(s) replaced: Representative(s) Matsumoto replaced Representative(s) Pouha as conferee(s).
4/20/2016SReceived notice of change in conferees (Hse. Com. No. 620).
4/21/2016SSenate Conferees Appointed: Keith-Agaran Chair; Gabbard, Shimabukuro.
4/21/2016HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 679).
4/22/2016HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Tuesday, 04-26-16 2:20PM in conference room 325.
4/26/2016HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-28-16 2:15PM in conference room 325.
4/28/2016HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-29-16 2:15PM in conference room 325.
4/29/2016HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday, 04-29-16 at 5:20 PM in Conference Room 325.
4/29/2016HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Rhoads, Nishimoto, San Buenaventura, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti.
4/29/2016SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, Gabbard, Shimabukuro; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/29/2016HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 147-16) as amended in (CD 1).
4/29/2016HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 05-03-16.
4/29/2016SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 147-16).
4/29/2016S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-03-16.
5/3/2016SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). 25 Aye(s); Aye(s) with reservations: none . 0 No(es): none. 0 Excused: none.
5/3/2016HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Ing, Souki excused (2).
5/4/2016HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 715).
5/5/2016SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 685).
5/5/2016HTransmitted to Governor.
7/7/2016HAct 206, on 07/05/2016 (Gov. Msg. No. 1308).
7/6/2016SAct 206, 07/05/2016 (Gov. Msg. No. 1308).

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HB1902 HD2 SD1 CD1




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JDL 016 3/22/2016 9:00 AM View
JDL 016 3/30/2016 9:30 AM View
CONF 325 4/26/2016 2:20 PM View
CONF 325 4/28/2016 2:15 PM View
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