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HB347 HD2 SD2       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT SECURITY.
Report Title: Employment Security; Independent Contractor; Guidelines; Department of Labor and Industrial Relations
Description: Clarifies Hawaii's employment security law for independent contractors by requiring the consideration of twenty factors by the Department of Labor Industrial Relations when determining whether an individual is considered an independent contractor. Requires the Director of Labor and Industrial Relations to report to the Legislature prior to the Regular Session of 2018 regarding guidelines developed by the unemployment insurance coverage committee. Requires an annual report to the Legislature regarding covered employment determinations. Takes effect 1/7/2059. (SD2)
Companion:  SB345
Package: None
Current Referral: JDL, CPH/WAM
Introducer(s): SOUKI, JOHANSON, MCKELVEY

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1/20/2017HPending introduction.
1/23/2017HPass First Reading
1/23/2017HReferred to LAB, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 2
1/27/2017HBill scheduled to be heard by LAB on Tuesday, 01-31-17 9:00AM in House conference room 309.
1/31/2017HThe committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Holt, Keohokalole, Nakashima, Takumi, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
2/2/2017HReported from LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 11) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
2/2/2017HPassed 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) Ing excused (1).
2/3/2017HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Tuesday, 02-07-17 2:00PM in House conference room 329.
2/7/2017HThe committee(s) on CPC recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 02-13-17.
2/7/2017HBill scheduled for decision making on Monday, 02-13-17 2:00PM in conference room 329.
2/13/2017HThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) McKelvey, Ichiyama, Aquino, Ito, Say, Takayama, Todd, Yamane, Fukumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/17/2017HReported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 705) as amended in HD 2, recommending referral to FIN.
2/17/2017HReport adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) DeCoite, Tokioka excused (2).
2/27/2017HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 03-01-17 1:00PM in House conference room 308.
3/1/2017HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Choy, Keohokalole, Yamashita, Ward; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Cachola, DeCoite, Gates, LoPresti; 4 Noes: Representative(s) Kobayashi, Nakamura, Tokioka, Quinlan; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Holt, Lowen, Tupola.
3/3/2017HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 966), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/3/2017HPassed Third Reading with Representative(s) LoPresti voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Nakamura, Quinlan voting no (2) and Representative(s) Ichiyama, McDermott excused (2). Transmitted to Senate.
3/7/2017SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 89).
3/7/2017SPassed First Reading.
3/9/2017SReferred to JDL, CPH.
3/9/2017SThe committee(s) on JDL has scheduled a public hearing on 03-14-17 9:00AM in conference room 016.
3/14/2017SThe committee(s) on JDL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDL were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, Kim, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) K. Rhoads ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard.
3/21/2017SReported from JDL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 936) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to CPH.
3/21/2017SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to CPH.
3/23/2017SThe committee(s) on CPH will hold a public decision making on 04-04-17 9:30AM in conference room 229.
4/4/2017SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Nishihara, S. Chang, Espero, Ihara, Kidani, Ruderman; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/7/2017SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1545) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
4/7/2017S48 Hrs. Notice 04-11-17.
4/11/2017SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 1 (Senator(s) Taniguchi). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
4/11/2017HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 560) in amended form (SD 2).
4/13/2017HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/17/2017HHouse Conferees Appointed: Johanson, Takumi, Holt Co-Chairs; Nakashima, Matsumoto.
4/17/2017SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 585).
4/17/2017SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 586).
4/18/2017SSenate Conferees Appointed: Keith-Agaran Chair; Baker Co-Chair; Gabbard.
4/18/2017HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 680).
4/19/2017SRe-Referred to JDL, CPH/WAM.
4/19/2017HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Thursday, 04-20-17 1:45PM in conference room 325.
4/21/2017SSenate Conferees Added: Senator Tokuda added as Co-Chair.
4/21/2017HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Wednesday 04-26-17 1:45PM in conference room 325.
4/21/2017HReceived notice of change in Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 691).
4/26/2017HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-27-17 1:30PM in conference room 325.
4/27/2017SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-17 11:00AM in conference room 325.
4/28/2017SThe conference committee deferred the measure.
11/30/2017DCarried over to 2018 Regular Session.
1/17/2018SSenate Conferee(s) discharged.
1/17/2018HReceived notice of all Senate conferees being discharged (Sen. Com. No. 1).
3/14/2018HHouse Conferee(s) discharged.
3/15/2018SReceived notice of discharge of conferees (Hse. Com. No. 385).

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HB347 HD2 SD2