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SB265 SD1 HD1 CD1     
Measure Title: RELATING TO SEX TRAFFICKING.
Report Title: Sex Trafficking
Description: Replaces the term "promoting prostitution in the first degree" with the term "sex trafficking," a class A felony. Includes the offense of sex trafficking in the department of the attorney general's statewide witness program. Includes the offense of sex trafficking in the list of violent crimes for which victims may be eligible for criminal injury compensation. Amends portions of certain sections, subsections, and a definition in chapter 663J, Hawaii Revised Statutes, relating to civil liability in specific cases of coercion into prostitution. Establishes a violation if the person who engaged in, or agreed or offered to engage in, sexual conduct with another person for a fee was less than eighteen years of age at the time of the offense of prostitution. Amends the offense of promoting prostitution in the second degree and the law relating to the motion to vacate a conviction of certain prostitution offenses. Includes the offense of sex trafficking in the list of covered offenses for which property is subject to forfeiture. Adds the offense of sex trafficking to the list of crimes for which an order to intercept wire, oral, or electronic communications is permitted. Amends the law relating to tier 2 offenses for the registration of sex offenders. Includes the offense of sex trafficking in the list of offenses to which deferred acceptance of guilty plea or nolo contendere plea does not apply. (CD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: JUD
Introducer(s): CHUN OAKLAND, ESPERO, NISHIHARA, Keith-Agaran

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1/23/2015SIntroduced.
1/23/2015SPassed First Reading.
1/26/2015SReferred to JDL.
2/13/2015SThe committee(s) on JDL has scheduled a public hearing on 02-20-15 9:00AM in conference room 016.
2/20/2015SThe committee(s) on JDL deferred the measure until 03-03-15 9:00AM in conference room 016.
3/3/2015SThe committee(s) on JDL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDL were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, Shimabukuro, Espero, Gabbard, Ihara, L. Thielen, Slom; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
3/6/2015SReported from JDL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 677) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
3/6/2015SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
3/6/2015S48 Hrs. Notice 03-10-15.
3/10/2015SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Shimabukuro). Transmitted to House.
3/10/2015HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 95) in amended form (SD 1).
3/12/2015HPass First Reading
3/12/2015HReferred to JUD, referral sheet 30
3/20/2015HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Friday, 03-27-15 3:00PM in House conference room 325.
3/27/2015HBroadcast of hearing/briefing available. See: www.capitoltv.org
3/27/2015HThe committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 03-31-15 at 2:10 PM in room 325.
3/27/2015HBill scheduled for decision-making on Tuesday 03-31-15, at 2:10PM in conference room 325.
3/31/2015HBroadcast of hearing/briefing available. See: www.capitoltv.org
3/31/2015HThe committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 04-07-15 at 2:05 pm in room 325.
4/2/2015HBill scheduled for decision making on Tuesday, 04-07-15 2:05PM in conference room 325.
4/7/2015HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 13 Ayes: Representative(s) Rhoads, San Buenaventura, Belatti, Brower, Creagan, Hashem, Kawakami, Morikawa, Nakashima, Takayama, Woodson, McDermott, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) C. Lee.
4/9/2015HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1491) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
4/9/2015HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1; placed on the calendar for Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Tokioka excused (1).
4/14/2015HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.
4/16/2015SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 497).
4/16/2015SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/16/2015HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 638).
4/20/2015SSenate Conferees Appointed: Keith-Agaran Chair; Espero, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen, Slom.
4/20/2015HHouse Conferees Appointed: Rhoads Chair; San Buenaventura, McDermott.
4/20/2015HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 642).
4/21/2015SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 624).
4/22/2015SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-23-15 2:02PM in conference room 325.
4/23/2015SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-15 2:00PM in conference room 325.
4/28/2015SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-30-15 2:00PM in conference room 325.
4/30/2015SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, Espero, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Slom.
4/30/2015HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 2 Ayes: Representative(s) Rhoads, San Buenaventura; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) McDermott.
4/30/2015SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 40).
4/30/2015S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-05-15.
4/30/2015HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 40) as amended in (CD 1).
4/30/2015HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 05-05-15.
5/5/2015SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). 25 Aye(s); Aye(s) with reservations: none . 0 No(es): none. 0 Excused: none.
5/5/2015HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0).
5/5/2015HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 699).
5/7/2015SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 680).
5/8/2015SEnrolled to Governor.
6/29/2015SNotice of Intent to veto dated 06/29/2015 (Gov. Msg. No. 1243)
6/29/2015HNotice of intent to veto (Gov. Msg. No. 1243)
7/13/2015HVetoed (Gov. Msg. No. 1331).
7/14/2015SVetoed on 07/13/2015 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1331).

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SB265 SD1 HD1 CD1




CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
JDL 016 2/20/2015 9:00 AM View
JDL 016 3/03/2015 9:00 AM View
JUD 325 3/27/2015 3:00 PM View
JUD 325 3/31/2015 2:10 PM View
JUD 325 4/07/2015 2:05 PM View
CONF 325 4/23/2015 2:02 PM View
CONF 325 4/28/2015 2:00 PM View
CONF 325 4/30/2015 2:00 PM View