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HB1978 HD1 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO SPECIAL IMMIGRANT JUVENILE STATUS.
Report Title: Special Immigrant Juvenile Status; Family Court Jurisdiction
Description: Specifies that the family court has jurisdiction in proceedings concerning the custody or guardianship of an immigrant child pursuant to a motion for Special Immigrant Juvenile factual findings requesting a determination that the child was abused, neglected, or abandoned before the age of 18. (SD1)
Companion:  SB2677
Package: Filipino Caucus
Current Referral: HMS, JDC
Introducer(s): BELATTI, AQUINO, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CULLEN, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, C. LEE, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, QUINLAN, SAY, TOKIOKA, WOODSON, YAMANE, Har, San Buenaventura

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1/17/2020HPending introduction.
1/21/2020HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/23/2020HReferred to HSH, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 4
1/24/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by HSH on Wednesday, 01-29-20 8:30AM in House conference room 329.
1/29/2020HThe committees on HSH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) San Buenaventura, Nakamura, Belatti, B. Kobayashi, Mizuno, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Say.
1/31/2020HReported from HSH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 14-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
1/31/2020HPassed 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 Representative(s) Ichiyama, Matsumoto, Say excused (3).
2/11/2020HRe-referred to HSH, 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, UNAMENDED. 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. 918-20), recommending passage on Third Reading.
2/28/2020HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, DeCoite, Holt, Thielen excused (4). Transmitted to Senate.
3/3/2020SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 156).
3/3/2020SPassed First Reading.
3/3/2020SReferred to HMS, JDC.
3/3/2020SThe committee(s) on HMS has scheduled a public hearing on 03-06-20 2:45PM in conference room 016.
3/6/2020SThe committee(s) on HMS deferred the measure until 03-16-20 3:00PM in conference room 016.
3/16/2020SThe hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
6/22/2020SThe committee(s) on HMS will hold a public decision making on 06-24-20 3:00PM in conference room 016.
6/24/2020SThe committee(s) on HMS recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in HMS were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Ruderman, K. Rhoads, Ihara, Riviere, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
6/26/2020SReported from HMS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3675) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and referral to JDC.
6/26/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading 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. 3751) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 1).
7/2/2020S48 Hrs. Notice 07-06-20.
7/6/2020SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
7/6/2020HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 583) in amended form (SD 1).
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 1 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 036, 09/15/2020 (Gov. Msg. No. 1141).
9/15/2020HAct 036, on 09/15/2020 (Gov. Msg. No. 1141).

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HB1978 HD1 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
HSH 329 1/29/2020 8:30 AM View
JUD 325 2/25/2020 2:00 PM View
JUD 325 2/26/2020 2:00 PM View
HMS 016 3/06/2020 2:45 PM View
HMS 016 3/16/2020 3:00 PM View
HMS 016 6/24/2020 3:00 PM View
JDC 016 6/30/2020 9:46 AM View