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SB821 SD2 HD1       (?)

Report Title: Emancipation of Minors; Children; Parents; Family Court
Description: Allows a minor who has reached the age of sixteen to petition the family court for emancipation. Requires the court to take certain actions regarding investigation of the petition, appointment of legal counsel and a guardian ad litem for the petitioning minor, and the findings necessary to grant the petition. Specifies the rights gained by the minor upon emancipation. Requires the court to require the minor's parents or legal guardians to pay for any services ordered by the court. Effective 7/1/2060. (HD1)
Companion:  HB453
Package: Keiki Caucus
Current Referral: HHH, JHA, FIN
Introducer(s): SAN BUENAVENTURA, CHANG, KIM, SHIMABUKURO, Baker, Dela Cruz, Kidani, Misalucha

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1/25/2021SPassed First Reading.
1/29/2021SReferred to HMS, JDC.
2/8/2021SThe committee(s) on HMS has scheduled a public hearing on 02-11-21 3:00PM in conference room 225.
2/11/2021SThe committee(s) on HMS recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HMS were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) San Buenaventura, Ihara, Acasio, Misalucha; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Fevella; and 0 Excused: none.
2/17/2021SReported from HMS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 298) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
2/17/2021SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.
2/19/2021SThe committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-21 9:30AM; Via Videoconference.
2/25/2021SThe committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. 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.
3/4/2021SReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 730) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/4/2021S48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
3/9/2021SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/9/2021HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 288) in amended form (SD 2).
3/11/2021HPass First Reading
3/11/2021HReferred to HHH, JHA, FIN, referral sheet 22
3/11/2021HBill scheduled to be heard by HHH on Tuesday, 03-16-21 9:30AM in House conference room 329 Via Videoconference.
3/16/2021HThe committees on HHH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Tam, Gates, Har, Kapela, Nishimoto, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) LoPresti.
3/19/2021HReported from HHH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1040) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JHA.
3/19/2021HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JHA with Representative(s) McDermott voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Todd excused (1).
3/19/2021HBill scheduled to be heard by JHA on Tuesday, 03-23-21 2:00PM in House conference room 325 Via Videoconference.
3/23/2021HThe committee(s) on JHA recommend(s) that the measure be deferred.
12/10/2021DCarried over to 2022 Regular Session.

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

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SB821 SD2 HD1

HMS 2/11/21 3:00P
JDC 2/25/21 9:30A
Via Videoconference
HHH 3/16/21 9:30A
329 Via Videoconference
JHA 3/23/21 2:00P
325 Via Videoconference