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Measure Title: RELATING TO WORKERS' COMPENSATION MEDICAL BENEFITS.
Report Title: State Fire Council Package; Cancer; Workers' Compensation Medical Benefits; Firefighters
Description: Improves access for firefighters to comprehensive medical benefits under the Workers' Compensation Law upon diagnosis of cancer that is presumed to arise out of and in the course of employment. Requires private health care plans to pay for or provide medical care, services, and supplies to injured employees for controverted workers' compensation claims that are accepted or determined to be compensable. (HB1778 CD1)
Companion:  SB2181
Package: State Fire Council
Current Referral: LBR/CPH, WAM
Introducer(s): SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party)

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1/16/2018HPrefiled.
1/17/2018HIntroduced and Pass First Reading
1/22/2018HReferred to LAB, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 4
1/22/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by LAB on Thursday, 01-25-18 9:00AM in House conference room 309.
1/25/2018HThe committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Evans, Ichiyama, Keohokalole, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Holt.
1/31/2018HReported from LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 21-18) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
1/31/2018HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) C. Lee, Ward excused (2).
2/2/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Wednesday, 02-07-18 2:00PM in House conference room 329.
2/7/2018HThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Takumi, Ichiyama, Ito, Johanson, LoPresti, Mizuno, Tokioka, Yamane; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Aquino, Say, McDermott.
2/13/2018HReported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 338-18), recommending referral to FIN.
2/13/2018HReport adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Souki excused (1).
2/16/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 02-21-18 2:00PM in House conference room 308.
2/21/2018HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. 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.
3/1/2018HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 828-18), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/1/2018HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) McKelvey, Yamane excused (2). Transmitted to Senate.
3/2/2018SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 52).
3/2/2018SPassed First Reading.
3/6/2018SReferred to LBR/CPH, WAM.
3/14/2018SThe committee(s) on LBR/CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 03-21-18 9:00AM in conference room 229.
3/21/2018SThe committee(s) on CPH deferred the measure until 03-22-18 9:15AM in conference room 229.
3/21/2018SThe committee(s) on LBR deferred the measure until 03-22-18 3:00PM in conference room 229.
3/22/2018SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Tokuda, S. Chang, Espero, Ihara; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara, Ruderman.
3/22/2018SThe committee(s) on LBR recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in LBR were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Tokuda, S. Chang, Ihara, Taniguchi; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) English.
3/23/2018SReported from LBR/CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3207) 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.
3/27/2018SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 03-29-18 10:50AM in conference room 211.
3/29/2018SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in WAM were as follows: 10 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Galuteria, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kidani, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Harimoto.
4/6/2018SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3532) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading.
4/6/2018SOne Day Notice 04-10-18.
4/10/2018SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading. Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
4/10/2018HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 609) in amended form (SD 1).
4/12/2018HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/13/2018SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 608).
4/16/2018HHouse Conferees Appointed: Johanson, Takumi, Holt Co-Chairs; Matsumoto.
4/16/2018SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 609).
4/20/2018SSenate Conferees Appointed: Tokuda Chair; Baker, Keith-Agaran Co-Chairs.
4/20/2018HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 804).
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.
4/24/2018HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Takumi, Holt, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/24/2018SThe 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) Tokuda, Baker, Keith-Agaran; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/27/2018HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 149-18) as amended in (CD 1).
4/27/2018HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday 05-01-18.
4/27/2018SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 149-18).
4/27/2018S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-01-18.
5/1/2018SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . 0 No(es): none. 0 Excused: none.
5/1/2018HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Takumi excused (1).
5/1/2018HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 849).
5/2/2018HTransmitted to Governor.
5/3/2018SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).

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HB1778 HD1 SD1 CD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
LAB 309 1/25/2018 9:00 AM View
CPC 329 2/07/2018 2:00 PM View
FIN 308 2/21/2018 2:00 PM View
LBR/CPH 229 3/21/2018 9:00 AM View
LBR/CPH 229 3/22/2018 9:15 AM View
LBR/CPH 229 3/22/2018 3:00 PM View
WAM 211 3/29/2018 10:50 AM View
CONF 329 4/23/2018 9:30 AM View
CONF 329 4/24/2018 10:00 AM View