SB 825 SD 2 HD 2

RELATING TO BREASTFEEDING

By Senator(s) CHUN OAKLAND / INOUYE / FUKUNAGA / CHUMBLEY / MATSUNAGA

Keywords: BUSINESS ENTERPRISES, CONSUMER PROTECTION, CRIMES AND CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS, DISCRIMINATION, HOURS OF WORK, HUMAN SERVICES, INCOME TAX, LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, OFFENSES AGAINST THE PERSON, PENAL CODE, SALARIES AND WAGES, TAX CREDITS OR REFUNDS, TAXATION, TRADE REGULATIONS, WOMEN

Report Title: Breastfeeding

Description: Requires the State Commission on the Status of Women to accumulate, compile, and publish data concerning instances of discrimination involving breastfeeding or expressing breastmilk in the workplace. Prohibits an employer from penalizing an employee who breastfeeds or expresses milk at the workplace. (SB825 HD2)

 1-22-99        S Introduced and passed First Reading                      
 1-25-99        S Referred to 1. HHS 2. WAM                                
 2- 5-99        S Bill scheduled to be heard by HHS on 02-10-99 at
                  2:30 p.m. in conference room 229
 2-10-99        S The committee on HHS deferred the measure until
                  02-12-99 at 1:00 p.m. in conference room 229.
 2-12-99        S The committee on HHS recommends that the measure be         
                  PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS.
 2-12-99        S The votes in HHS were as follows: 5 Ayes: Senator(s)        
                  Chun Oakland, Iwase, Fukunaga, Levin, Anderson; Ayes        
                  with reservations: Senator(s) ; none Noes:
                  Senator(s) ; and none Excused: Senator(s)
 2-19-99        S Reported from HHS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 498) with
                  recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as
                  amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM
 2-19-99        S Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended
                  (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
 3- 3-99        S Notice of public decision making by WAM on 03-04-99         
                  at 6:00 p.m. in conference room 211.
 3- 4-99        S The committee on WAM recommends that the measure be         
                  PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS.
 3- 4-99        S The votes in WAM were as follows: 8 Ayes: Senator(s)        
                  Fukunaga, Levin, Chun, Chun Oakland, D. Ige, M. Ige,        
                  Kawamoto, Nakata; Ayes with reservations: Senator(s)        
                  ; none Noes: Senator(s) ; and 5 Excused: Senator(s)         
                  Buen, Iwase, Tam, Taniguchi, Anderson
 3- 5-99        S Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 807) with
                  recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as
                  amended (SD 2)
 3- 5-99        S 48 hours notice 03-09-99                                 
 3- 9-99        S Report adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD        
                  2). Ayes, 25.  Noes, none.  Excused, none.
 3- 9-99        S Transmitted to House                                     
 3- 9-99        H Received from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 161)                 
 3-11-99        H Introduced and passed First Reading                      
 3-11-99        H Referred to the committees on 1. LAB 2. FIN ,
                  referral sheet 26
 3-17-99        H Bill scheduled to be heard by LAB on Friday,
                  03-19-99 at 8:30 A.M. in House conference room 309.
 3-19-99        H The committee(s) recommends that the measure be
                  deferred.
 3-22-99        H Bill scheduled for decision making on Tuesday,
                  03-23-99 at 9:00 A.M. in House conference room 309.
 3-23-99        H The committee on LAB recommends that the measure be         
                  PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS.
 3-23-99        H The votes in LAB were as follows:6 Ayes: Rep.(s)
                  Yoshinaga, Catalani, Hamakawa, Nakasone, Takai,
                  Moses; Ayes with reservations: Rep.(s) Rath; none
                  Noes: Rep.(s) ; and 3 Excused: Rep.(s) Goodenow,
                  Hiraki, Okamura
 3-25-99        H Reported from the committee on LAB (Stand. Com. Rep.        
                  No. 1308) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage        
                  on Second Reading and referral to the committee on
                  FIN
 3-25-99        H Passed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1) and
                  referred to the committee on FIN with
                  Representative(s) Halford, Rath voting no and
                  Representative(s) Takamine excused.
 4- 1-99        H Re-referred to the committees on 1. LAB 2. JHA ,
                  referral sheet 38
 4- 1-99        H Bill scheduled to be heard by JHA on Tuesday,
                  04-06-99 at 2:00 P.M. in House conference room 325.
 4- 6-99        H The committee on JHA recommends that the measure be         
                  PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS.
 4- 6-99        H The votes in JHA were as follows:10 Ayes: Rep.(s)
                  Oshiro, P., Hamakawa, Chang, Hiraki, Kaho`ohalahala,        
                  Lee, Morita, Auwae, Thielen, Whalen; Ayes with
                  reservations: Rep.(s) ; none Noes: Rep.(s) ; and 5
                  Excused: Rep.(s) Cachola, Garcia, Takumi, Yoshinaga,        
                  Pendleton
 4- 9-99        H Reported from the committee on JHA (Stand. Com. Rep.        
                  No. 1706) as amended in (HD 2), recommending passage        
                  on Third Reading
 4- 9-99        H Forty-eight (48) hours notice 04-13-99                   
 4-13-99        H Passed Third Reading as amended in (HD 2)                
 4-13-99        H The vote was as follows:  45 aye(s), with none
                  voting no and Representative(s) Abinsay, Ahu Isa,
                  Cachola, Kahikina, Menor, Okamura excused
 4-13-99        H Transmitted to Senate                                    
 4-15-99        S Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 516)                  
 4-15-99        S Senate disagrees with House amendments.                  
 4-15-99        H Received notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 742)      
 4-17-99        H House conferees appointed: Yoshinaga, Oshiro, P.,
                  Catalani(Co-)Chairman; Lee, Pendleton
 4-19-99        S Received notice of appointment of House conferees
                  (Hse. Com. No. 619)
 4-19-99        H Re-referred to the committees on 1.LAB 2. JHA 3.FIN,        
                  referral sheet 48
 4-19-99        S Senate Conferees appointed: Chun Oakland, Fukunaga,         
                  (Co-)Chair; Anderson
 4-19-99        H Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No.
                  744)