Hawaii State Legislature
2004 Legislative Session


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Report Title: Trade regulation; Indirect purchasers
Description: Allows indirect purchasers to recover no less than the full consideration or sum paid for products or services purchased under chapter 480, Hawaii Revised Statutes. Allows indirect purchasers in private class actions to recover treble damages. Clarifies definition of consumer.
Package: None
Introducer(s): HIRAKI
Current Referral:CPH/JHW

Date Status Text
1/28/2004HIntroduced and Pass First Reading
2/2/2004HReferred to CPC/JUD, referral sheet 6
2/20/2004HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC/JUD on Monday, 02-23-04 at 1:30 pm in House conference room 325.
2/23/2004HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred until 3/1/2004 at 1:30 pm.
2/27/2004HBill scheduled for decision making on Monday, 03-01-04 at 3:15 pm in conference room 325.
3/1/2004HThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 11 Ayes: Representative(s) Hiraki, Herkes, Caldwell, Chang, Lee, B. Oshiro, Sonson, Souki; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Finnegan, Marumoto, Stonebraker; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Ito, Kanoho, M. Oshiro, Thielen.
3/1/2004HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) B. Oshiro, Caldwell, Chang, Herkes, Lee, Sonson, Souki; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Finnegan, Marumoto; 0 Noes: none; and 6 Excused: Representative(s) Hamakawa, Ito, Kanoho, M. Oshiro, Pendleton, Thielen.
3/5/2004HReported from the committee on CPC/JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 674-04), recommending passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
3/5/2004HPassed Second Reading; placed on the calendar for Third Reading with Representative(s) Meyer voting no and Representative(s) Herkes, Souki excused.
3/9/2004HPassed Third Reading with Representative(s) Finnegan, Leong, Marumoto, Meyer, Stonebraker, Thielen voting no and Representative(s) Fox, Morita excused.
3/9/2004HTransmitted to Senate.
3/11/2004SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 270).
3/11/2004SPassed First Reading.
3/11/2004SDeferred until 03-12-04.
3/12/2004SReferred to CPH/JHW.

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