Hawaii State Legislature
2004 Legislative Session

SB2607 SD1 HD2

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Measure Title: RELATING TO ADOPTION.
Report Title: Adoption of Marshallese Children
Description: Requires a preliminary relinquishment proceeding to obtain court approval that the birth mother who is a citizen of the Republic of the Marshall Islands is knowingly relinquishing her child for adoption. (SB2607 HD2)
Package: None
Companion:
Introducer(s): BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, Kokubun, Aduja, Kim, Ige, Tsutsui
Current Referral:HSH, JUD

Date Status Text
1/23/2004SIntroduced.
1/26/2004SPassed First Reading.
1/28/2004SReferred to HMS, JHW.
2/9/2004SThe committee on HMS has scheduled a public hearing on 02-13-04 at 2:15 pm in conference room 016.
2/13/2004SThe committee(s) on HMS recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HMS were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Chun Oakland, Fukunaga, Hooser, Tsutsui; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Inouye, Ige, Trimble.
2/20/2004SReported from HMS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2173) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JHW.
2/20/2004SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JHW.
3/2/2004SThe committee on JHW has scheduled a public hearing on 03-04-04 at 10:00 am in conference room 229.
3/4/2004SThe committee(s) on JHW recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in JHW were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Hanabusa, Chun Oakland, English; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Kawamoto, Hogue ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Fukunaga, Ihara.
3/5/2004SReported from JHW (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2795) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading.
3/5/2004S48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-04.
3/9/2004SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading. Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Taniguchi). Transmitted to House.
3/9/2004HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 203) in amended form (SD 1).
3/11/2004HPass First Reading
3/11/2004HReferred to HSH, JUD, referral sheet 32.
3/15/2004HBill scheduled to be heard by HSH on Wednesday, 03-17-04 at 9:30 am in House conference room 329.
3/17/2004HThe committees on HSH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Kahikina, Shimabukuro, Kawakami, Nishimoto, Finnegan; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Arakaki, Hale, Ching, Stonebraker.
3/24/2004HReported from the committee on HSH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 893-04) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to the committee on JUD.
3/24/2004HPassed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1) and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting no and Representative(s) Pendleton, Tamayo excused.
4/6/2004HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Tuesday, 04-06-04 at 2:00 pm in House conference room 325.
4/6/2004HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred until 4/7/2004.
4/7/2004HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 11 Ayes: Representative(s) Hamakawa, B. Oshiro, Caldwell, Chang, Herkes, Lee, M. Oshiro, Sonson, Finnegan, Marumoto, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Ito, Kanoho, Souki, Pendleton.
4/8/2004HReported from the committee on JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1295-04) as amended in (HD 2), recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/8/2004HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 4/13/2004.
4/13/2004HPassed Third Reading as amended in (HD 2) with none voting no and Representative(s) Jernigan excused.
4/13/2004HTransmitted to Senate.
4/15/2004SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 452).
4/15/2004SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/15/2004HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 599).
4/16/2004SSenator(s) Chun Oakland, Hanabusa appointed as Co-Chair(s), Fukunaga, Tsutsui, Trimble.
4/16/2004HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 680).
4/19/2004HHouse conferees appointed: Kahikina, Hamakawa Co-Chairs; Shimabukuro, Stonebraker.
4/21/2004SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 626).

$ = Appropriation measure
ConAm = Constitutional Amendment