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HB565 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO DIVORCE.
Report Title: Divorce; Physical Presence; Residency Requirement
Description: Grants exclusive original jurisdiction in matters of divorce to the family court of the circuit in which an applicant is domiciled at the time the application is filed. Repeals the requirement that a person be domiciled or physically present in the State for a continuous period of at least six months before completing a divorce. Effective 7/1/3021. (HD1)
Companion:  SB828
Package: Women's Legislative Caucus
Current Referral: JHA, FIN
Introducer(s): NAKAMURA, BELATTI, BRANCO, DECOITE, ELI, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, KAPELA, KITAGAWA, LOWEN, MARTEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, PERRUSO, TAM, TARNAS, TODD, WILDBERGER, YAMASHITA, McDermott

Sort by Date Status Text
1/22/2021HPending introduction.
1/25/2021HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/27/2021HReferred to JHA, FIN, referral sheet 1
2/12/2021HBill scheduled to be heard by JHA on Tuesday, 02-16-21 2:00PM in House conference room 325 Via Videoconference.
2/16/2021HThe committees on JHA recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Nakashima, Matayoshi, Ichiyama, D. Kobayashi, LoPresti, Lowen, McKelvey, Nakamura, Todd, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Takumi, Tokioka.
2/19/2021HReported from JHA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 590) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2/19/2021HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Har, Kong, Matayoshi excused (3).

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

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HB565 HD1






CommDate/Time/RoomNotice 
JHA 2/16/21 2:00P
325 Via Videoconference
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