Hawaii State Legislature
2001 Regular Session

SB859 SD1 HD1

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Report Title: Early Parole; Earned Credit; Alternative Program
Description: Establishes an earned time program providing incentives for inmate rehabilitation in which inmates may earn reductions in the minimum term of imprisonment set by the Hawaii paroling authority by making consistent progress in all of the following areas: work and vocational training, social adjustment, counseling, self-help, therapeutic, educational, and literacy programs. (SB859 HD1)
Package: None
Introducer(s): CHUN OAKLAND, Matsuura, Kanno
Current Referral:PSM, JHA

Date Status Text
1/22/01SIntroduced and passed First Reading.
1/25/01SReferred to JDC.
1/26/01SBill scheduled to be heard by JDC on 01-31-01 at 9:00 am in conference room 229.
1/31/01SThe committee on JDC recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS.
1/31/01SThe votes in JDC were as follows: 5 Ayes: Senator(s) Kanno, Chun, Kokubun, Nakata; Ayes with reservations: Senator(s) Slom; 0 Noes; and 4 Excused: Senator(s) Matsuura, Fukunaga, Hanabusa, Ihara.
2/20/01SReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 581) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading. Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
2/20/01S48 Hrs. Notice 03-01-01.
3/1/01SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 23. Noes, 1 Senator(s) Matsunaga. Excused, 1 Senator(s) Chumbley.
3/1/01STransmitted to House.
3/1/01HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 20).
3/2/01HPass First Reading
3/8/01HReferred to the committees on PSM, JHA, referral sheet 28.
3/12/01HBill scheduled to be heard by PSM on Thursday, 03/15/01 at 9:45 AM in House conference room 309.
3/15/01HThe committees on PSM recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Rep.(s) Garcia, Nakasone, Espero, Souki, Moses; Ayes with reservations: None 0 Noes: None; and 3 Excused: Rep.(s) Saiki, Djou, Rath.
3/21/01HReported from the committee on PSM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 923) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to the committee on JHA.
3/21/01HPassed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1) and referred to the committee(s) on JHA with Rep.(s) Thielen voting no and Rep.(s) Garcia, McDermott, Takamine, Whalen excused.
7/23/01DCarried over to 2002 Regular Session.

$ = Appropriation measure
ConAm = Constitutional Amendment