31st Legislature, 2021
View Legislative Calendar
Floor session convene times for Thursday, April 22, 2021:
Senate: 6:30 p.m. | House of Representatives: 6:30 p.m.
Find Your Legislator  


SB839 SD2       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO HEALTH.
Report Title: Our Care, Our Choice Act; Advanced Practice Registered Nurses; Mandatory Waiting Period
Description: Authorizes advanced practice registered nurses, in addition to physicians, to practice medical aid in dying in accordance with their scope of practice and prescribing authority. Authorizes psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners and clinical nurse specialists, in addition to psychiatrists, psychologists, and clinical social workers, to provide counseling to a qualified patient. Reduces the mandatory waiting period between oral requests from twenty days to fifteen days. Waives the mandatory waiting period for those terminally ill individuals not expected to survive the mandatory waiting period. (SD2)
Companion:  HB487
Package: Kupuna Caucus
Current Referral: HHH, CPC, JHA, FIN
Introducer(s): BAKER, ACASIO, CHANG, IHARA, KEITH-AGARAN, KEOHOKALOLE, KIDANI, MORIWAKI, NISHIHARA, RHOADS, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SHIMABUKURO, WAKAI, Inouye, Misalucha, Taniguchi

Sort by Date Status Text
1/22/2021SIntroduced.
1/25/2021SPassed First Reading.
1/29/2021SReferred to HTH, JDC.
2/5/2021SThe committee(s) on HTH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-10-21 1:00PM in conference room Via Videoconference.
2/10/2021SThe committee(s) on HTH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HTH were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keohokalole, Baker, Moriwaki, San Buenaventura; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Fevella; and 0 Excused: none.
2/18/2021SReported from HTH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 316) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
2/18/2021SReport 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: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Rhoads, Keohokalole, Acasio, Lee; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 3 No(es): Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim, Fevella; and 0 Excused: none.
3/5/2021SReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 835) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/5/2021S48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
3/9/2021SReport Adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 21; Aye(s) with reservations: none. Noes, 4 (Senator(s) Fevella, Gabbard, Kim, Riviere). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/9/2021HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 293) in amended form (SD 2).
3/11/2021HPass First Reading
3/11/2021HReferred to HHH, CPC, JHA, FIN, referral sheet 22

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.


SB839 SD2






CommDate/Time/RoomNotice 
HTH 2/10/21 1:00P
Via Videoconference
View
JDC 2/25/21 9:30A
Via Videoconference
View