THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2015

 

NOTICE OF CONFERENCE COMMITTEE MEETING

 

DATE:

Thursday, April 23, 2015

TIME:

2:02 pm

PLACE:

Conference Room 325

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

The Conference Committee will meet to resolve differences between the last House and Senate versions of the following:

 

SB 143, SD1, HD1

 

Status & Testimony

PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE HAWAII CONSTITUTION TO CHANGE THE THRESHOLD VALUE IN CONTROVERSY REQUIREMENT FOR JURY TRIALS IN CIVIL CASES AT COMMON LAW FROM $5,000 TO $10,000.

Constitutional Amendment; Suits at Common Law; Jury Trial; Value in Controversy

House Conferees:  Representatives Rhoads/Cullen, Co-Chairs; San Buenaventura, McDermott

(JUD, FIN)

Senate Conferees:  Senators Keith-Agaran, Chair; Shimabukuro, Co-Chair; Ihara

(JDL)

 

SB 144, SD1, HD1

 

Status & Testimony

RELATING TO JURY TRIAL.

Suits at Common Law; Jury Trials; Value in Controversy

House Conferees:  Representatives Rhoads/Cullen, Co-Chairs; San Buenaventura, McDermott

(JUD, FIN)

Senate Conferees:  Senators Keith-Agaran, Chair; Inouye, Co-Chair; Ihara, Kouchi, Shimabukuro

(JDL, WAM)

 

SB 148, SD1, HD1

 

Status & Testimony

RELATING TO NUISANCE ABATEMENT.

Offenses Against Public Health and Morals; Nuisance Abatement; Gambling

House Conferees:  Representatives Rhoads, Chair; Brower, Thielen

(JUD)

Senate Conferees:  Senators Keith-Agaran, Chair; Shimabukuro, Slom

(JDL)

 

SB 211, SD1, HD1

 

Status & Testimony

RELATING TO FORENSIC IDENTIFICATION.

Crime; Forensic Identification; DNA Testing; Felons

House Conferees:  Representatives Rhoads, Chair; Woodson, Thielen

(JUD)

Senate Conferees:  Senators Keith-Agaran, Chair; Shimabukuro, Co-Chair; Slom

(JDL)

 

SB 214, SD1, HD1

 

Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE SMALL CLAIMS DIVISION OF THE DISTRICT COURT.

Small Claims Division of the District Court; Jurisdiction

House Conferees:  Representatives Rhoads, Chair; Brower, McDermott

(JUD)

Senate Conferees:  Senators Keith-Agaran, Chair; Shimabukuro, Co-Chair; Ihara, L. Thielen, Slom

(JDL)

 

SB 218, SD1, HD1

 

Status & Testimony

RELATING TO ORDER OF SUCCESSION.

Order of Succession; Lieutenant Governor

House Conferees:  Representatives Rhoads, Chair; Woodson, Thielen

(JUD)

Senate Conferees:  Senators Keith-Agaran, Chair; Shimabukuro, Co-Chair; Gabbard

(JDL)

 

SB 230, HD1

 

Status & Testimony

RELATING TO RESTITUTION FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME.

Crime Victim Restitution; Lost Wages; Mental Health Treatment; Therapy

House Conferees:  Representatives Rhoads/Cullen, Co-Chairs; Brower, McDermott

(JUD, FIN)

Senate Conferees:  Senators Keith-Agaran, Chair; Espero/Harimoto, Co-Chairs; Shimabukuro, Slom

(JDL/PSM, WAM)

 

SB 265, SD1, HD1

 

Status & Testimony

RELATING TO SEX TRAFFICKING.

Sex Trafficking

House Conferees:  Representatives Rhoads, Chair; San Buenaventura, McDermott

(JUD)

Senate Conferees:  Senators Keith-Agaran, Chair; Espero, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen, Slom

(JDL)

 

SB 569, SD1, HD1

 

Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THEFT.

Theft in the Second Degree; Value of Property or Services

House Conferees:  Representatives Rhoads, Chair; San Buenaventura, Takayama

(JUD)

Senate Conferees:  Senators Keith-Agaran, Chair; Espero, Ihara, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen

(JDL)

 

SB 1072, HD1

 

Status & Testimony

MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL.

Department of the Attorney General; Emergency Appropriation

House Conferees:  Representatives Rhoads/Luke, Co-Chairs; San Buenaventura, Thielen

(JUD, FIN)

Senate Conferees:  Senators Keith-Agaran, Chair; Tokuda, Co-Chair; Ihara, Shimabukuro, Slom

(JDL, WAM)

 

 

As this is a decision making meeting only, no public testimony will be accepted.

 

 

If you require special assistance or auxiliary aids and/or services to participate in the House public hearing process (i.e., sign or foreign language interpreter or wheelchair accessibility), please contact the Committee Clerk at 586-7344 or email your request for an interpreter to HouseInterpreter@Capitol.hawaii.gov at least 24 hours prior to the hearing for arrangements.  Prompt requests submitted help to ensure the availability of qualified individuals and appropriate accommodations.

 

For further information, please call the Committee Clerk at 586-7344.

 

 

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Rep. Karl Rhoads

Chair, Co-Chair

 

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Senator Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran

Chair

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Rep. Sylvia Luke

Co-Chair

 

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Senator Maile S.L. Shimabukuro

Co-Chair

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Rep. Ty J.K. Cullen

Co-Chair

 

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Senator Will Espero

Co-Chair

 

 

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Senator Jill N. Tokuda

Co-Chair

 

 

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Senator Lorraine R. Inouye

Co-Chair

 

 

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Senator Breene Harimoto

Co-Chair