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Measure Title: RELATING TO CRIME.
Report Title: Crime; Sex Trafficking, Prostitution, and Related Offenses
Description: Creates a separate offense for those who provide anything of value to engage in sexual conduct with another. Specifies that the offense of sex trafficking may be prosecuted at any time. Specifies that sex trafficking includes advancing or profiting from prostitution by certain means, including through coercion. Makes a person strictly liable for sex trafficking of a minor in terms of the victim's age. Renames offenses involving the solicitation of prostitution to use the more appropriate term of commercial sexual exploitation. Amends the elements for commission of the offense of commercial sexual exploitation of a minor and increases the grade of offense to a class B felony. Includes anything of value as a type of compensation for purposes of engaging in prostitution or other offenses involving commercial sexual exploitation. (CD1)
Companion:  SB1041
Package: Governor
Current Referral: HMS, JDC
Introducer(s): SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party)

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1/25/2021HPending introduction.
1/27/2021HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/29/2021HReferred to JHA, referral sheet 2
2/19/2021HBill scheduled to be heard by JHA on Tuesday, 02-23-21 2:00PM in House conference room 325 Via Videoconference.
2/23/2021HThe committees on JHA recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 12 Ayes: Representative(s) Nakashima, Matayoshi, Ichiyama, D. Kobayashi, LoPresti, Lowen, McKelvey, Nakamura, Takumi, Todd, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
3/4/2021HReported from JHA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 756) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
3/4/2021HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1; placed on the calendar for Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Takumi excused (1).
3/9/2021HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.
3/11/2021SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 259).
3/11/2021SPassed First Reading.
3/11/2021SReferred to HMS, JDC.
3/12/2021SThe committee(s) on HMS has scheduled a public hearing on 03-16-21 3:00PM; CR 225 & Videoconference.
3/16/2021SThe committee(s) on HMS recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HMS were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) San Buenaventura, Ihara, Acasio, Misalucha, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
3/25/2021SReported from HMS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1146) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
3/25/2021SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.
3/25/2021SThe committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 03-30-21 9:50AM; Via Videoconference.
3/30/2021SThe committee(s) on JDC deferred the measure until 04-01-21 9:50AM; Via Videoconference.
4/1/2021SThe committee(s) on JDC deferred the measure until 04-07-21 10:30AM; Via Videoconference.
4/7/2021SThe committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Rhoads, Keohokalole, Gabbard, Kim; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Acasio, Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Lee.
4/9/2021SReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1654) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
4/9/2021S48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
4/13/2021SReport Adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Acasio, Fevella. Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
4/13/2021HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 721) in amended form (SD 2).
4/15/2021HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/16/2021SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 558).
4/16/2021HHouse Conferees Appointed: Nakashima Chair; Matayoshi, Ward.
4/16/2021SSenate Conferees Appointed: San Buenaventura Chair; Rhoads Co-Chair; Misalucha.
4/16/2021HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Tuesday, 04-20-21 2:30PM in conference room CR 325.
4/19/2021HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 809).
4/19/2021SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 560).
4/20/2021HConference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Wednesday 04-21-21 4:30PM in conference room CR 325.
4/21/2021HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 3 Ayes: Representative(s) Nakashima, Matayoshi, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/21/2021SThe 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) San Buenaventura, Rhoads, Misalucha; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/22/2021HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 45) as amended in (CD 1).
4/22/2021HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday 04-27-21.
4/22/2021SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 45).
4/22/2021S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 04-27-21.
4/27/2021SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1) Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Acasio, Fevella. Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none).
4/27/2021HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) LoPresti excused (1).
4/28/2021HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 858).
4/28/2021SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 634).
4/28/2021HTransmitted to Governor.
6/25/2021SAct 068, 06/24/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1170).
6/25/2021HAct 068, on 06/24/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1170).

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

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HB887 HD1 SD2 CD1






CommDate/Time/RoomNotice 
JHA 2/23/21 2:00P
325 Via Videoconference
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HMS 3/16/21 3:00P
CR 225 & Videoconference
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JDC 3/30/21 9:50A
Via Videoconference
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JDC 4/01/21 9:50A
Via Videoconference
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JDC 4/07/21 10:30A
Via Videoconference
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CONF 4/20/21 2:30P
CR 325
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CONF 4/21/21 4:30P
CR 325
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