Report Title: Child Protective Act; Department of Human Services; Immediate Harm; Police Report; Temporary Custody
Description: Establishes a definition for "immediate harm" and amends the definition of "imminent harm" for the purpose of the Child Protective Act. Requires a police officer to assume protective custody of a child without a court order or consent of the child's family if there is no time to obtain a court order; and the officer observes and can articulate on the initial police report that the child is subject to immediate harm while in the custody of the child's family. Requires a police officer who assumes protective custody of a child on grounds that the child is subject to immediate harm to provide a written report detailing the observations justifying the immediate removal to the Department of Human Services within twenty-four hours or the next business day of assuming custody of the child. Requires the Department of Human Services to file a petition for a protective order on behalf of the child and attach a copy of the initial police report within twenty-four hours of receiving the initial police report and provide a copy of the initial police report to the child's parents. Effective 12/31/2050. (SD1)
Package: None
Current Referral: HHS, JDC
Introducer(s): SAN BUENAVENTURA, KEITH-AGARAN, MCKELVEY, Keohokalole, Wakai

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2/15/2023SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.
2/15/2023SReported from HHS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 319) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
1/30/2023SThe committee(s) on HHS recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HHS were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) San Buenaventura, Aquino, Moriwaki, Shimabukuro; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Awa; and 0 Excused: none.
1/27/2023SThe committee(s) on HHS has scheduled a public hearing on 01-30-23 1:00PM; Conference Room 225 & Videoconference.
1/27/2023SRe-Referred to HHS, JDC.
1/25/2023SReferred to HHS/PSM, JDC.
1/20/2023SPassed First Reading.

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

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SB407 SD1
All Versions of this Measure
Committee Reports
Hearing Notices
1/30/23 1:00P
CR 225 & Videoconference