Hawaii State Legislature
2001 Regular Session

SB995 SD1

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Report Title: Highways; Gov't Liability
Description: Limits the liability of the State and counties by providing that these entities do not have a duty to compensate for vehicles that are speeding more than five miles per hour faster than the speed limit or speed advisory, whichever is less, nor do these entities have a duty to compensate when vehicles are driven by intoxicated person. Limits liability of public utilities in highways. (SD1)
Package: Governor's Package
Introducer(s): Bunda
Current Referral:JHA

Date Status Text
1/23/01SIntroduced and passed First Reading.
1/26/01SReferred to TMG/TIA.
2/23/01SBill scheduled to be heard by TMG/TIA on 03-01-01 at 12:30 pm in conference room 229.
3/1/01SThe committee(s) on TMG/TIA recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS.
3/1/01SThe votes in TMG were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kawamoto, Buen, Inouye, Hemmings; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Tam; 0 No(es): None; and 4 Excused: Senator(s) Fukunaga, Kanno, Menor, Taniguchi.
3/1/01SThe votes in TIA were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kim, Buen, Inouye, Kawamoto, Slom; Aye(s) with reservations: None; 0 No(es): None; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) English, Matsuura, Sakamoto.
3/2/01SReported from TMG/TIA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 846) 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).
3/2/01S48 Hrs. Notice 03-06-01.
3/6/01SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Chun, English, Fukunaga, Hanabusa, Ige, Ihara, Kanno, Matsunaga, Menor, Tam, Taniguchi. Noes, 1 (Senator(s) Chumbley). Excused, 0 (None). Transmitted to House.
3/6/01HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 208) in amended form (SD 1).
3/8/01HPass First Reading
3/12/01HReferred to the committee on TRN, referral sheet 29.
3/15/01HRe-referred to the committees on TRN, JHA, referral sheet 32.
3/16/01HRe-referral to the committee on JHA, referral sheet 33.
7/23/01DCarried over to 2002 Regular Session.

$ = Appropriation measure
ConAm = Constitutional Amendment