Hawaii State Legislature
2004 Legislative Session

HB1593 HD1

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Report Title: Labor Disputes; Arbitration Offer; Unemployment Benefits; Qualification
Description: Ensures that employees who are unemployed temporarily due to a labor dispute shall not be disqualified from receiving unemployment benefits if the parties to the labor dispute have reached an impasse and, prior to or during the work stoppage, the labor organization's offer to submit the dispute to binding arbitration is rejected by the employer. (HB1593 HD1)
Package: None
Introducer(s): MINDO, CHANG, M. OSHIRO, Tamayo, Morita, Sonson, Say, Magaoay, Abinsay, Takumi, Arakaki, Saiki
Current Referral:LAB, FIN

Date Status Text
1/24/2003HIntroduced and Pass First Reading
1/27/2003HReferred to LAB, FIN, referral sheet 4.
2/8/2003HBill scheduled to be heard by LAB on Tuesday, 02-11-03 at 9:30 am in House conference room 309.
2/12/2003HThe committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) M. Oshiro, Nakasone, Caldwell, Mindo; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Blundell; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Pendleton; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Ito, Souki, Moses.
2/14/2003HReported from the committee on LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 566) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to the committee on FIN.
2/14/2003HPassed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1) and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Ching, Finnegan, Fox, Jernigan, Leong, Marumoto, Meyer, Ontai, Pendleton, Stonebraker voting no and Representative(s) Abinsay, Blundell, Souki, Thielen excused.
2/19/2003HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 02-21-03 at 10:00 am in House conference room 308.
2/21/2003HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred.
8/21/2003DCarried over to 2004 Regular Session

$ = Appropriation measure
ConAm = Constitutional Amendment