Hawaii State Legislature

Bill Status

HB854 HD1 SD1

Generated on 8/13/2007 3:57:45 PM

Measure Title:
Report Title:
Workers' Compensation; Temporary Total Disability Benefits
Clarifies that temporary total disability benefits shall be terminated only upon order of the Director of Labor and Industrial Relations or if the employee's treating physician determines that the employee is able to resume work and the employer has made a bona fide offer of work within the employee's medical restrictions. Allows the employer to request that the Director issue a credit for the amount of temporary total disability benefits paid by the employer after the date the Director notifies the employer and the employee of the date the Director has determined should have been the last date of payment. (SD1)
SONSON, CALDWELL, CHONG, MAGAOAY, MEYER, M. OSHIRO, PINE, Bertram, Herkes, Lee, Manahan, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Souki, Tsuji
Current Referral:
Date Status Text
1/19/2007HPending introduction.
1/22/2007HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/22/2007HReferred to LAB, FIN, referral sheet 3
2/6/2007HBill scheduled to be heard by LAB on Friday, 02-09-07 at 9:00 am in House conference room 309.
2/9/2007HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred until 02-13-07.
2/12/2007HBill scheduled for decision making on Tuesday, 02-13-07 at 9:00 am in conference room 309.
2/13/2007HThe committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 12 Ayes: Sonson, Nakasone, Evans, Lee, Luke, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Souki, Takamine, Takumi; Ayes with reservations: Meyer, Pine; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Har.
2/15/2007HReported from the committee on LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 645) as amended in (HD 1), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to the committee on FIN.
2/16/2007HPassed Second Reading as amended in (HD 1) and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Ching, Finnegan, Marumoto, Meyer voting no (4) and Representative(s) Souki, Takai, Takamine, Takumi excused (4).
2/20/2007HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 02-23-07 at 4:00 pm in House conference room 308.
2/23/2007HThe committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred.
2/24/2007HBill scheduled for decision making on Saturday, 02-24-07 at 9:55 am in conference room 308.
2/24/2007HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 17 Ayes: Representative(s) M. Oshiro, Lee, Belatti, Brower, Carroll, Chong, Hanohano, Har, Magaoay, Manahan, Mizuno, Nakasone, Rhoads, Sagum, Tokioka, Awana, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Meyer; and 0 Excused: none.
2/28/2007HReported from the committee on FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 868), recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/1/2007HPassed Third Reading with Representative(s) Meyer voting no (1) and Representative(s) Carroll, Takamine, Thielen excused (3). Transmitted to Senate.
3/2/2007SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 43).
3/2/2007SPassed First Reading.
3/8/2007SReferred to JDL.
3/16/2007SThe committee(s) on JDL has scheduled a public hearing on 03-20-07 at 10:00 am in conference room 229.
3/20/2007SThe committee(s) on JDL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDL were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Hee, Inouye, Nishihara, Gabbard; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Kokubun.
4/5/2007SReported from JDL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1544) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
4/5/2007SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
4/5/2007S48 Hrs. Notice 04-10-07.
4/10/2007SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 21; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Sakamoto . Noes, 4 (Senator(s) Hemmings, Slom, Trimble, Whalen). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
4/10/2007HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 634) in amended form (SD 1).
4/12/2007HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/13/2007SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 687).
4/13/2007HReconsideration of action taken on 4/12/2007.
4/16/2007SReceived notice of House reconsideration of action in disagreeing to the amendments proposed by the Senate (Hse. Com. No. 781).
4/16/2007HHouse agrees to Senate amendment(s).
4/16/2007HPassed Final Reading as amended in (SD 1) with Ching, Marumoto, Meyer, Ward voting no (4) and Bertram, Hanohano, Herkes, Karamatsu, McKelvey, Morita, Nishimoto, M. Oshiro, Saiki, Shimabukuro, Takamine excused (11).
4/16/2007HTransmitted to Governor.
4/17/2007SReceived notice of House agreement and passage on Final Reading (Hse. Com. No. 787).
5/1/2007HVetoed (Gov. Msg. No. 373).
5/1/2007HVeto overridden by 2/3's vote with 43 Ayes Representative(s) Awana, Belatti, Berg, Brower, Cabanilla, Caldwell, Carroll, Chang, Chong, Evans, Finnegan, Green, Hanohano, Herkes, Ito, Karamatsu, Lee, Luke, Magaoay, Manahan, McKelvey, Mizuno, Morita, Nakasone, Nishimoto, B. Oshiro, M. Oshiro, Rhoads, Sagum, Saiki, Say, Shimabukuro, Souki, Takai, Takamine, Takumi, Thielen, Tokioka, Tsuji, Wakai, Waters, Yamane, Yamashita; 6 Noes Representative(s) Ching, Har, Marumoto, Meyer, Pine, Ward; and 2 Excused Representative(s) Bertram, Sonson.
5/3/2007SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 859) motion to override veto that was approved and carried by a 2/3 vote by the members of the House.
5/3/2007SVetoed on 05-01-07 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 808).

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