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SB2877 SD1 HD2       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELORS.
Report Title: Mental Health Counselor; License Requirement; Practicum Internship Experience; Post-graduate Experience Supervision
Description: Clarifies that the practicum internship experience requirement is to be included with the course work in counseling requirement for mental health counselors. Clarifies that the supervised mental health practicum intern experience requirement is a total of 300 hours of supervised client contact across two academic terms. Permits applicants to fulfill all or part of their face-to-face clinical supervision requirement by a videoconference service. (HD2)
Companion:  HB2321
Package: Governor
Current Referral: IAC, CPC, FIN
Introducer(s): KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party)

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1/23/2020SIntroduced.
1/23/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/27/2020SReferred to HMS, CPH.
1/27/2020SRe-Referred to CPH.
2/14/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-19-20 9:00AM in conference room 229.
2/19/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, Ruderman, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara, Wakai, Fevella.
2/27/2020SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2902) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
2/27/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
2/27/2020S48 Hrs. Notice 03-03-20.
3/3/2020SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/3/2020HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 412) in amended form (SD 1).
3/5/2020HPass First Reading
3/9/2020HReferred to IAC, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 36
3/9/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by IAC on Thursday, 03-12-20 9:30AM in House conference room 430.
3/12/2020HThe committees on IAC recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Ohno, D. Kobayashi, Kong, Nishimoto, Takayama; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Gates, McDermott.
3/13/2020HReported from IAC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1085-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
3/13/2020HPassed 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) Gates, McDermott, Thielen excused (3).
3/13/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Tuesday, 03-17-20 2:00PM in House conference room 329.
3/16/2020HThis measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Tuesday 03-17-20 2:00PM in conference room 329.
6/22/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Wednesday, 06-24-20 10:00AM in House conference room 325.
6/24/2020HThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Takumi, Ichiyama, Cachola, Kong, Onishi, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 5 Excused: Representative(s) Aquino, Belatti, Cabanilla Arakawa, Har, Mizuno.
6/25/2020HReported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1212-20) as amended in HD 2, recommending referral to FIN.
6/25/2020HReport 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) Cabanilla Arakawa, Matayoshi excused (2).
6/26/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Monday, 06-29-20 2:00PM in House conference room 329.
6/29/2020HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 14 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Eli, Gates, Hashimoto, Holt, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Todd, Wildberger, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) McDermott; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Matayoshi.
7/1/2020HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1249-20), recommending passage on Third Reading.
7/1/2020HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.
7/2/2020SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 374).
7/2/2020SDeferred One Day 07-06-20.
7/6/2020SSenate agrees with House amendments. Placed on the calendar for Final Reading on 07-08-20.
7/6/2020SOne Day Notice 07-08-20.
7/8/2020SPassed Final Reading. Ayes, 22; Aye(s) with reservations: none . 0 No(es): none. 2 Excused: Senator(s) English, Keith-Agaran.
7/8/2020HReceived notice of Senate agreement and Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 630).
7/10/2020SEnrolled to Governor.
9/15/2020SAct 063, 09/15/2020 (Gov. Msg. No. 1168).
9/15/2020HAct 063, on 09/15/2020 (Gov. Msg. No. 1168).

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SB2877 SD1 HD2






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
CPH 229 2/19/2020 9:00 AM View
IAC 430 3/12/2020 9:30 AM View
CPC 325 6/24/2020 10:00 AM View
FIN 329 6/29/2020 2:00 PM View