Hawaii State Legislature
2003 Legislative Session

SB616

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Measure Title: RELATING TO HATE CRIMES.
Report Title: Hate Crimes; Enhanced Criminal Penalties
Description: Amends hate crime laws to apply to a defendant who intentionally selects a victim or property of a person because of hostility toward the person's actual or perceived gender identity or expression.
Package: None
Companion:HB409
Introducer(s): HANABUSA (BR), Chun Oakland, Kawamoto, English
Current Referral:JUD

Date Status Text
1/17/2003SIntroduced and passed First Reading.
1/22/2003SReferred to JHW.
2/13/2003SBill scheduled to be heard by JHW on 02-21-03 at 9:00 am in conference room 229.
2/21/2003SThe committee on JHW deferred the measure until 02-24-03 at 10:00 am in conference room 229.
2/24/2003SThe committee(s) on JHW recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in JHW were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Hanabusa, Chun Oakland, English, Ihara, Kawamoto, Hogue; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fukunaga.
2/27/2003SReported from JHW (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 593) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading. Report adopted; Passed Second Reading.
2/27/2003S48 Hrs. Notice 03-04-03.
3/4/2003SPassed Third Reading. Ayes, 22; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 3 (Senator(s) Hemmings, Slom, Whalen). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/4/2003HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 88).
3/6/2003HPass First Reading.
3/10/2003HReferred to JUD, referral sheet 23.
3/11/2003HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Thursday, 03-13-03 at 2:00 pm in House conference room 325.
3/13/2003HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Hamakawa, B. Oshiro, Caldwell, Chang, Lee, M. Oshiro, Sonson, Finnegan; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Souki, Marumoto; 0 Noes: none; and 5 Excused: Representative(s) Herkes, Ito, Kanoho, Pendleton, Thielen.
3/28/2003HReported from the committee on JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1184), recommending passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
3/28/2003HPassed Second Reading; placed on the calendar for Third Reading with Representative(s) Blundell, Ching, Finnegan, Jernigan, Meyer, Moses, Ontai voting no and Representative(s) Bukoski, Stonebraker, Takumi, Tamayo, Thielen excused.
3/31/2003HPassed Third Reading with Representative(s) Bukoski, Ching, Finnegan, Jernigan, Meyer, Moses, Ontai, Stonebraker voting no and Representative(s) Arakaki, Morita, Takamine, Tamayo excused.
4/1/2003HTransmitted to Senate.
4/2/2003SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 307).
4/2/2003SEnrolled to Governor.
4/24/2003HBecame law without Governor's signature, Act 33, 4/23/2003, (Gov. Msg. No. 271).
4/24/2003SBecame law without Governor's signature, Act 033, 04-23-03, (Gov. Msg. No. 466).

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