Hawaii State Legislature

Bill Status

HB1253 HD1 SD1

Generated on 8/13/2007 3:59:23 PM

Measure Title:
Report Title:
Evidence of statements or gestures expressing sympathy, commiseration or condolence.
Renders evidence of statements or gestures expressing sympathy, commiseration, or condolence concerning consequences of an event inadmissible to establish civil liability. Statements of apology or fault remain admissible. (SD1)
Current Referral:
Date Status Text
1/22/2007HPending introduction.
1/24/2007HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/24/2007HReferred to JUD, referral sheet 4
1/30/2007HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Thursday, 02-01-07 at 2:00 pm in House conference room 325.
2/1/2007HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred.
2/22/2007HBill scheduled for decision making on Tuesday, 02-27-07 at 2:00 pm in conference room 325.
2/27/2007HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 15 Ayes: Waters, B. Oshiro, Caldwell, Evans, Green, Ito, Luke, McKelvey, Morita, Sonson, Souki, Tsuji, Yamashita, Marumoto, Pine; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Yamane, Thielen.
2/28/2007HReported from the committee on JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 819) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
3/1/2007HPassed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1); placed on the calendar for Third Reading with none voting no (0) and Carroll, Nishimoto, Thielen excused (3).
3/6/2007HPassed Third Reading with none voting no (0) and Awana, Takai, Thielen excused (3). Transmitted to Senate.
3/8/2007SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 327).
3/8/2007SPassed First Reading.
3/8/2007SReferred to JDL.
3/12/2007SThe committee(s) on JDL has scheduled a public hearing on 03-15-07 at 9:00 am in conference room 229.
3/15/2007SThe committee(s) on JDL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDL were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Hee, Kokubun, Nishihara, Gabbard; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Inouye.
3/21/2007SReported from JDL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1131) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
3/21/2007SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
3/21/2007S48 Hrs. Notice 03-23-07.
3/23/2007SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Whalen). Transmitted to House.
3/23/2007HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 454) in amended form (SD 1).
3/27/2007HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
3/29/2007SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 478).
4/4/2007SSenate Conferees appointed: Hee, Chair; Kokubun, Nishihara, Gabbard.
4/4/2007HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 498).
4/16/2007HHouse conferees appointed: Waters Chair; B. Oshiro, Pine.
4/17/2007SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 786).
4/25/2007SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-26-07 at 1:30 pm in conference room 325.
4/26/2007HThe House Conference Managers recommend to agree to the Senate Amendments. The votes were as follows: 3 Ayes: Representative(s) Waters, B. Oshiro; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Pine; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
5/1/2007HReconsideration of action taken on 3-27-2007
5/3/2007SReceived notice of House reconsideration of action in disagreeing to the amendments proposed by the Senate (Hse. Com. No. 869).
5/3/2007HHouse agrees to Senate amendment(s).
5/3/2007HPassed Final Reading as amended in (SD 1) with none voting no (0) and Bertram, Cabanilla, Evans, Finnegan, Green, Nakasone excused (6).
5/3/2007SReceived notice of House agreement and passage on Final Reading (Hse. Com. No. 888).
5/7/2007HTransmitted to Governor.
5/23/2007SAct 088, 5/23/2007 (Gov. Msg. No. 846).
5/23/2007HAct 088, on 5/23/2007 (Gov. Msg. No. 423).

$ = Appropriation measure
ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

Please read our Disclaimer Statement.

Some of the above items require Adobe Acrobat Reader. Please visit Adobe's download page for detailed instructions.