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SB982 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO BURIALS.
Report Title: Native Hawaiians; Traditional Hawaiian Burial Practices; Alkaline Hydrolysis; Natural Organic Reduction
Description: Includes the use of alkaline hydrolysis, water cremation, and natural organic reduction as methods for the disposal of human remains. Amends the procedures for the resolution of disputes regarding the right of disposition, the right to rely and act upon written instructions in a funeral service agreement or similar document, and provisions for the disposition of a decedent's remains and recovery of reasonable expenses to include hydrolysis facilities and natural organic reduction facilities. (SD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: HWN/HTH, JDC
Introducer(s): SHIMABUKURO, CHANG

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1/27/2021SIntroduced.
1/27/2021SPassed First Reading.
1/29/2021SReferred to HWN/HTH, JDC.
2/5/2021SThe committee(s) on HWN/HTH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-09-21 1:03PM in conference room Via Videoconference.
2/5/2021SThe committee(s) on HWN/HTH deleted the measure from the public hearing scheduled on 02-09-21 1:03PM in conference room Via Videoconference.
2/6/2021SThe committee(s) on HWN/HTH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-16-21 1:00PM in conference room Via Videoconference.
2/16/2021SThe committee(s) on HWN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HWN were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Shimabukuro, Keohokalole, Acasio, Ihara, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/16/2021SThe committee(s) on HTH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HTH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keohokalole, Baker, Moriwaki, San Buenaventura, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/19/2021SReported from HWN/HTH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 436) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
2/19/2021SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.

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

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SB982 SD1






CommDate/Time/RoomNotice 
HWN/HTH 2/16/21 1:00P
Via Videoconference
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