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SB818 SD2 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGISTS.
Report Title: School Psychologist; Licensure; Hawaii Teacher Standards and School Psychologists Board
Description: Establishes licensure requirements for school psychologists to be administered by the Hawaii teacher standards board. Prohibits private practice by school psychologists. Amends the name of the Hawaii teacher standards board to the Hawaii teacher standards and school psychologists board and amends the board's composition to include two school psychologists. Specifies that school psychologists who are employed by an educational institution and practice only within a school setting shall be exempt from licensure under chapter 465, Hawaii Revised Statutes. Requires the board to report to legislature. Sunsets 7/1/2026. (SB818 HD1)
Companion:  HB249
Package: None
Current Referral: LHE, IAC, CPC
Introducer(s): BAKER, HARIMOTO, INOUYE, KIDANI

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1/18/2019SIntroduced.
1/22/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/24/2019SReferred to EDU, CPH.
2/1/2019SThe committee(s) on EDU has scheduled a public hearing on 02-04-19 2:55PM in conference room 229.
2/4/2019SThe committee(s) on EDU recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EDU were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kidani, Kim, Dela Cruz, Kanuha, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/11/2019SReported from EDU (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 160) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to CPH.
2/11/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to CPH.
2/20/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH will hold a public decision making on 02-26-19 9:30AM in conference room 229.
2/22/2019SThe committee on CPH has rescheduled its decision making to 02-26-19 9:00AM in conference room 229.
2/26/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH deferred the measure until 02-27-19 10:00AM in conference room 229.
2/27/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, J.Keohokalole, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) L. Thielen ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara, Ruderman.
3/1/2019SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1112) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/1/2019S48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-19.
3/5/2019SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
3/5/2019HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 262) in amended form (SD 2).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to LHE, IAC, CPC, referral sheet 27
3/8/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by LHE on Tuesday, 03-12-19 2:30PM in House conference room 309.
3/12/2019HThe committees on LHE recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Hashem, Perruso, DeCoite, Johanson, D. Kobayashi, Ohno, Quinlan, Tarnas, Tokioka; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Okimoto.
3/15/2019HReported from LHE (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1347) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to IAC.
3/15/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on IAC with Representative(s) Okimoto voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) McKelvey, Nakamura, Quinlan, Takumi excused (4).

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

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SB818 SD2 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
EDU 229 2/04/2019 2:55 PM View
CPH 229 2/26/2019 9:00 AM View
CPH 229 2/27/2019 10:00 AM View
LHE 309 3/12/2019 2:30 PM View