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HB1620 HD2 SD2       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE.
Report Title: Fitness to Proceed; Petty Misdemeanors; Department of Health; Penal Responsibility; Mental Health Treatment; Agreements
Description: Amends the effect of finding a defendant charged with a petty misdemeanor not involving violence or attempted violence unfit to proceed. Amends the requirements for fitness determination hearings, court-appointed examiners, and examination reports. Authorizes the courts to enter into agreements to divert into residential, rehabilitative, and other treatment those defendants whose physical or mental disease, disorder, or defect is believed to have become or will become an issue in a judicial case. Amends the requirements for appointing qualified examiners to perform examinations for penal responsibility. Removes the time requirement for the ordering of the penal responsibility evaluation. Requires the judiciary, in consultation with county prosecutors, to report to the Legislature on the effectiveness of the Act in 2021, 2022, and 2023. (SD2)
Companion:  SB2033
Package: None
Current Referral: CPH, JDC
Introducer(s): SAN BUENAVENTURA, BELATTI, C. LEE, TAKAYAMA

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1/10/2020HPrefiled.
1/15/2020HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/21/2020HReferred to HLT, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 1
1/23/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by HLT on Tuesday, 01-28-20 8:35AM in House conference room 329.
1/28/2020HThe committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Belatti, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Say; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/4/2020HReported from HLT (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 54-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
2/4/2020HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0).
2/11/2020HRe-referred to HLT, JUD, referral sheet 27
2/21/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Tuesday, 02-25-20 2:00PM in House conference room 325.
2/25/2020HThe committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 02-26-20 at 2:00pm.
2/25/2020HBill scheduled for decision making on Wednesday, 02-26-20 2:00PM in conference room 325.
2/26/2020HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Lowen, Nakashima, Perruso, Say, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Creagan, McKelvey, Yamane.
2/28/2020HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 989-20) as amended in HD 2, recommending passage on Third Reading.
2/28/2020HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-03-20.
3/3/2020HPassed Third Reading as amended in HD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Creagan, Eli excused (2). Transmitted to Senate.
3/5/2020SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 286).
3/5/2020SPassed First Reading.
3/5/2020SReferred to CPH, JDC.
3/9/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 03-13-20 9:30AM in conference room 229.
3/13/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, Ruderman, L. Thielen, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara.
6/22/2020HRe-referred to HLT, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 48
6/24/2020SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3660) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
6/24/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.
6/26/2020SThe committee(s) on JDC has scheduled a public hearing on 06-30-20 9:46AM in conference room 016.
6/30/2020SThe committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Gabbard, Kim, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
7/2/2020SReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3757) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
7/2/2020S48 Hrs. Notice 07-06-20.
7/6/2020SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
7/6/2020HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 569) in amended form (SD 2).
7/8/2020SReceived notice of House intent to agree to the amendments proposed by the Senate (Hse. Com. No. 421).
7/10/2020HHouse agrees to Senate amendment(s).
7/10/2020HPassed Final Reading as amended in SD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Ohno excused (1).
7/10/2020SReceived notice of House agreement and passage on Final Reading (Hse. Com. No. 425).
7/10/2020HTransmitted to Governor.
9/15/2020SAct 026, 09/15/2020 (Gov. Msg. No. 1131).
9/15/2020HAct 026, on 09/15/2020 (Gov. Msg. No. 1131).

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HB1620 HD2 SD2






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
HLT 329 1/28/2020 8:35 AM View
JUD 325 2/25/2020 2:00 PM View
JUD 325 2/26/2020 2:00 PM View
CPH 229 3/13/2020 9:30 AM View
JDC 016 6/30/2020 9:46 AM View