Hawaii State Legislature
2005 Legislative Session

SB55 SD1 HD2 CD1

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Measure Title: RELATING TO MEAL BREAKS.
Report Title: Meal Breaks
Description: Requires the provision of rest or meal break periods of at least thirty consecutive minutes for employees who work five or more continuous hours unless a collective bargaining agreement provides an express provision for meal breaks or an employee waives the requirement for a rest of meal period. Excludes an employer who is the operator of a continuously operating facility regulated by an environmental permit. Allows employers to apply for exemptions from meal break requirements subject to the approval of the director of labor. (CD1)
Package: None
Companion:
Introducer(s): KANNO, Chun Oakland
Current Referral:LAB, FIN

Date Status Text
1/19/2005SIntroduced and passed First Reading.
1/27/2005SReferred to LBR, WAM.
2/1/2005SThe committee on LBR has scheduled a public hearing on 02-04-05 at 2:45 pm in conference room 229.
2/4/2005SThe committee on LBR deferred the measure until 02-09-05 at 2:45 pm in conference room 229.
2/9/2005SThe committee on LBR deferred the measure until 02-11-05 at 1:15 pm in conference room 229.
2/11/2005SThe committee(s) on LBR recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in LBR were as follows: 2 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kanno, Taniguchi; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Slom; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Ihara.
2/18/2005SReported from LBR (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 480) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/18/2005SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/25/2005SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 03-01-05 at 9:30 am in conference room 211.
3/1/2005SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in WAM were as follows: 11 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, Tsutsui, Espero, Fukunaga, Hooser, Inouye, Kanno, Kokubun, Nishihara; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Kim, Sakamoto ; 3 No(es): Senator(s) Hemmings, Slom, Trimble; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) English.
3/4/2005SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 848) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading.
3/4/2005S48 Hrs. Notice 03-08-05.
3/8/2005SPassed Third Reading. Ayes, 17; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Kim . Noes, 7 (Senator(s) Hemmings, Hogue, Ige, Sakamoto, Slom, Trimble, Whalen). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Ihara). Transmitted to House.
3/8/2005HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 37) in amended form (SD 1).
3/10/2005HPass First Reading.
3/10/2005HReferred to LAB, FIN, referral sheet 30
3/11/2005HBill scheduled to be heard by LAB on Tuesday, 03-15-05 at 8:30 am in House conference room 309.
3/15/2005HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred until 03-18-05.
3/18/2005HThe committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Caldwell, Nakasone, Chong, Ito, M. Oshiro, Shimabukuro, Souki; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Fox; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Meyer.
3/24/2005HReported from the committee on LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1181) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to the committee on FIN.
3/24/2005HPassed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1) and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Meyer, Moses, Stonebraker voting no and Representative(s) Fox, Morita, Nakasone, Takamine excused.
3/29/2005HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 04-01-05 at 2:00 pm in House conference room 308.
4/1/2005HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 13 Ayes: Representative(s) Takamine, Kawakami, Chong, Karamatsu, Lee, Magaoay, Nakasone, Tanaka, Tsuji, Wakai, Yamane, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Pine; 4 Noes: Representative(s) Evans, Fox, Meyer, Moses; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Carroll, Nishimoto.
4/8/2005HReported from the committee on FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1581) as amended in (HD 2), recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/8/2005HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 04/12/2005.
4/12/2005HPassed Third Reading as amended in (HD 2) with Representative(s) Ching, Evans, Finnegan, Fox, Meyer, Moses, Stonebraker voting no and none excused.
4/12/2005HTransmitted to Senate.
4/14/2005SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 502).
4/14/2005SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/14/2005HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 649).
4/18/2005HHouse conferees appointed: Caldwell, Takamine Co-Chairs; Nakasone, Yamashita, Pine.
4/18/2005SSenate Conferees appointed: Kanno, Chair; Tsutsui, Co-Chair(s); Taniguchi.
4/18/2005HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 718).
4/19/2005HHouse conferee(s) added: Representative(s) Karamatsu.
4/20/2005SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 663).
4/20/2005SReceived notice of change in conferees (Hse. Com. No. 665).
4/20/2005SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-21-05 at 2:00 pm in conference room 225.
4/21/2005SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-22-05 at 2:30 pm in conference room 225.
4/22/2005SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-25-05 at 9:30 am in conference room 225.
4/25/2005SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-25-05 at 2:00 pm in conference room 225.
4/25/2005SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-26-05 at 2:00 pm in conference room 225.
4/26/2005SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-05 at 10:00 am in conference room 225.
4/28/2005HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments.The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Caldwell, Takamine; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Karamatsu, Yamashita, Pine; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Nakasone.
4/28/2005SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kanno, Tsutsui, Taniguchi; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/29/2005SReported from Conf. Com. as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 151).
4/29/2005S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-03-05.
4/29/2005HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 151) as amended in (CD 1).
4/29/2005HForty-eight (48) hours notice 05-03-05.
5/3/2005SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). 18 Aye(s); Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Kim. 6 No(es): Senator(s) Hemmings, Hogue, Sakamoto, Slom, Trimble, Whalen. 1 Excused: Senator(s) Ige.
5/3/2005HPassed Final Reading as amended in (CD 1)with Representative(s) Ching, Evans, Finnegan, Meyer, Moses, Stonebraker, Thielen voting no and none excused.
5/5/2005SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 776).
5/4/2005HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 800).
5/6/2005SEnrolled to Governor.
6/27/2005SNotice of Intent to veto dated 6/27/2005 (Gov. Msg. No. 985)
6/27/2005HNotice of intent to veto (Gov. Msg. No. 365)
7/11/2005SVetoed on 7/11/2005 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1041).
7/11/2005HVetoed (Gov. Msg. No. 429).

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