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SB2343 SD2       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
Report Title: Abuse of Family or Household Members; Penalties; Degrees of Offense; Protective Orders; Enforcement; Family Court; Jurisdiction
Description: Amends the offense of abuse of family or household members to provide for felony, misdemeanor, and petty misdemeanor penalties. Expands the family court's jurisdiction over cases involving harassment of a family or household member. Allows the granting of a deferred acceptance of guilty or no contest plea in cases involving misdemeanor abuse of a family or household member in the second degree. Requires that no-contact and stay-away orders issued in criminal cases involving abuse of a family or household member or non-physical forms of harassment of a family or household member be converted by the court to a new protective order that shall remain in effect for a fixed reasonable period as the court deems appropriate, unless the victim or witness requests otherwise; provided that a hearing on the issue is held and certain requirements are met. Takes effect on 1/1/2050. (SD2)
Companion:  HB2129
Package: Women's Legislative Caucus
Current Referral: JUD, FIN
Introducer(s): L. THIELEN, BAKER, GREEN, INOUYE, KIDANI, KIM, TOKUDA, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, K. Kahele, Riviere, Shimabukuro

Sort by Date Status Text
1/19/2018SIntroduced.
1/22/2018SPassed First Reading.
1/22/2018SReferred to PSM, JDC.
1/29/2018SThe committee(s) on PSM has scheduled a public hearing on 02-01-18 1:35PM in conference room 229.
2/1/2018SThe committee(s) on PSM deferred the measure until 02-06-18 1:20PM in conference room 229.
2/6/2018SThe committee(s) on PSM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in PSM were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Nishihara, Wakai, Baker, Ihara, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/13/2018SReported from PSM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2258) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
2/13/2018SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.
2/23/2018SThe committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-27-18 9:30AM in conference room 016.
2/27/2018SThe 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) Taniguchi, K. Rhoads, Gabbard, Kim, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
3/2/2018SReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2749) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/2/2018S48 Hrs. Notice 03-06-18.
3/6/2018SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/6/2018HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 153) in amended form (SD 2).
3/8/2018HPass First Reading
3/8/2018HReferred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 35
3/19/2018HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Wednesday, 03-21-18 2:15PM in House conference room 325.
3/21/2018HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Nishimoto, San Buenaventura, Morikawa, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Brower, C. Lee, McDermott.
3/23/2018HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1402-18), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
3/23/2018HPassed Second Reading and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) C. Lee, Lowen, McDermott, Souki, Tokioka excused (5).

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

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SB2343 SD2






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
PSM 229 2/01/2018 1:35 PM View
PSM 229 2/06/2018 1:20 PM View
JDC 016 2/27/2018 9:30 AM View
JUD 325 3/21/2018 2:15 PM View