30th Legislature, 2019
View Legislative Calendar
The Legislature has adjourned sine die for 2019.
Find Your Legislator  


SB331 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO MOVIE THEATERS.
Report Title: Deaf and Blind Task Force; Motion Picture Theaters; Accommodations; Open Movie Captioning
Description: Makes permanent the requirement that certain motion picture theater owners and operators provide open movie captioning during at least two showings per week, including at least one showing on a Saturday or Sunday. Repeals the requirement that certain motion picture theater owners and operators provide the option of personal closed captioning screenings by means of lightweight eyewear. (SB331 HD1)
Companion:  HB1340
Package: Deaf and Blind Task Force
Current Referral: LAB, JUD, FIN
Introducer(s): K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN, Harimoto

Sort by Date Status Text
1/18/2019SIntroduced.
1/22/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/22/2019SReferred to CPH, JDC.
1/25/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 01-30-19 9:00AM in conference room 229.
1/30/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in CPH were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, J.Keohokalole, Nishihara, Ruderman, L. Thielen, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) S. Chang ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/4/2019SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 29) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and referral to JDC.
2/4/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to JDC.
2/21/2019SThe committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-26-19 9:00AM in conference room 016.
2/26/2019SThe committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in JDC were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, Wakai, Gabbard, Kim; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
3/1/2019SReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1014) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading.
3/1/2019SOne Day Notice 03-05-19.
3/5/2019SReport Adopted; Passed Third Reading. Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) S. Chang, Wakai. Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
3/5/2019HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 99).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to LAB, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 27
3/11/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by LAB on Thursday, 03-14-19 9:00AM in House conference room 309.
3/14/2019HThe committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Eli, Kitagawa, McKelvey, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Ichiyama, Quinlan.
3/15/2019HReported from LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1362) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
3/15/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) McKelvey, Nakamura, Quinlan, Takumi excused (4).
3/15/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Tuesday, 03-19-19 2:05PM in House conference room 325.
3/19/2019HThe committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 03-20-19.
3/19/2019HBill scheduled for decision making on Wednesday, 03-20-19 2:10PM in conference room 325.
3/20/2019HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Creagan, Lowen, McKelvey, Morikawa, Say, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Brower, Yamane.
3/22/2019HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1575), recommending referral to FIN.
3/22/2019HReport adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Quinlan, Yamane excused (2).

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

Some of the above items require Adobe Acrobat Reader. Please visit Adobe's download page for detailed instructions.


SB331 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
CPH 229 1/30/2019 9:00 AM View
JDC 016 2/26/2019 9:00 AM View
LAB 309 3/14/2019 9:00 AM View
JUD 325 3/19/2019 2:05 PM View
JUD 325 3/20/2019 2:10 PM View