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HB975 HD1 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO REPORTS OF CHILD ABUSE.
Report Title: Child Abuse; Reporting; Immunity; Liability; DHS
Description: Adds immunity from civil and criminal liability for individuals who provide information or assistance in child abuse investigations. Effective 6/30/2021. (SD1)
Companion:  SB1129
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 HHH, JHA, referral sheet 2
2/10/2021HBill scheduled to be heard by HHH on Tuesday, 02-16-21 10:00AM in House conference room 329 Via Videoconference.
2/16/2021HThe committees on HHH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Tam, Gates, Har, Kapela, LoPresti, Nishimoto, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/19/2021HReported from HHH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 609) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JHA.
2/19/2021HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JHA with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Har, Kong, Matayoshi excused (3).
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, UNAMENDED. 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. 734), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/4/2021HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Takumi excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
3/5/2021SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 83).
3/5/2021SPassed First Reading.
3/9/2021SReferred 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.
3/24/2021SReported from HMS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1097) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
3/24/2021SReport 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 recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in JDC were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Rhoads, Keohokalole, Acasio, Gabbard, Kim, Lee, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/9/2021SReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1577) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading.
4/9/2021SOne Day Notice 04-13-21.
4/13/2021SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading. Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
4/13/2021HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 731) in amended form (SD 1).
4/15/2021HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/16/2021SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 558).
4/16/2021HHouse Conferees Appointed: Yamane, Nakashima Co-Chairs; Ward.
4/19/2021SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 560).
4/19/2021SSenate Conferees Appointed: San Buenaventura Chair; Rhoads Co-Chair; Ihara.
4/20/2021HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 842).
4/20/2021HBill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Wednesday, 04-21-21 2:40PM in conference room CR 329.
4/21/2021HThe House Conference Managers recommend to agree to the Senate Amendments. The votes were as follows: 3 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Nakashima, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/23/2021HReconsideration of action taken on 04-15-21.
4/27/2021SReceived notice of House reconsideration of action in disagreeing to the amendments proposed by the Senate (Hse. Com. No. 632).
4/27/2021HHouse agrees to Senate amendment(s).
4/27/2021HPassed Final Reading as amended in SD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0).
4/28/2021SReceived notice of House agreement and passage on Final Reading (Hse. Com. No. 635).
4/28/2021HTransmitted to Governor.
6/1/2021HAct 026, on 05/28/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1126).
6/1/2021SAct 026, 05/28/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1126).

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

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HB975 HD1 SD1






CommDate/Time/RoomNotice 
HHH 2/16/21 10:00A
329 Via Videoconference
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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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CONF 4/21/21 2:40P
CR 329
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