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HB1859 HD2 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO CHILDREN.
Report Title: Emancipation of Minors; Children; Parents; Family Court
Description: Allows a minor to petition the Family Court for emancipation, and directs the court regarding investigation of the petition, appointment of legal counsel and a guardian ad litem for the petitioner, and the findings necessary to grant the petition. Specifies the rights gained by the minor upon emancipation and authorizes the court to require the minor's parents or legal guardians to pay for any services ordered by the court. Requires emancipation proceedings to be stayed until final disposition of the minor's child protective case under chapterĀ 587A, Hawaii Revised Statutes. Effective 7/1/3000. (SD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: HMS, JDC
Introducer(s): EVANS

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1/18/2018HPending introduction.
1/19/2018HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/22/2018HReferred to HHS, JUD, referral sheet 4
1/25/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by HHS on Tuesday, 01-30-18 9:30AM in House conference room 329.
1/30/2018HThe committees on HHS recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, Kobayashi, Belatti, Learmont; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Tupola.
2/13/2018HReported from HHS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 306-18) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
2/13/2018HPassed 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 Representative(s) Souki excused (1).
2/27/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Thursday, 03-01-18 2:00PM in House conference room 325.
3/1/2018HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Nishimoto, San Buenaventura, Brower, C. Lee, Morikawa, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) McDermott; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
3/2/2018HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1082-18) 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 none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Har, McDermott, Tupola voting no (3) and Representative(s) Woodson excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
3/8/2018SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 282).
3/8/2018SPassed First Reading.
3/8/2018SReferred to HMS, JDC.
3/8/2018SThe committee(s) on HMS has scheduled a public hearing on 03-12-18 2:45PM in conference room 016.
3/12/2018SThe committee(s) on HMS recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HMS were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Green, S. Chang, Harimoto, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Tokuda.
3/21/2018SReported from HMS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2993) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
3/21/2018SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.

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

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HB1859 HD2 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
HHS 329 1/30/2018 9:30 AM View
JUD 325 3/01/2018 2:00 PM View
HMS 016 3/12/2018 2:45 PM View