HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2016

 

COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY

Rep. Karl Rhoads, Chair

Rep. Joy A. San Buenaventura, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Della Au Belatti

Rep. Dee Morikawa

Rep. Tom Brower

Rep. Mark M. Nakashima

Rep. Richard P. Creagan

Rep. Gregg Takayama

Rep. Mark J. Hashem

Rep. Justin H. Woodson

Rep. Derek S.K. Kawakami

Rep. Bob McDermott

Rep. Chris Lee

Rep. Cynthia Thielen

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Friday, February 26, 2016

TIME:

2:00 p.m.

PLACE:

Conference Room 325

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

HB 1813

Status

RELATING TO FIREARMS.

Prohibits a person listed in the federal Terrorist Screening Database from owning, possessing, or controlling a firearm or ammunition. Requires surrender or disposal of firearms and ammunition. Establishes a class C felony for a violation.

 

JUD

HB 626

Status

RELATING TO THE POSSESSION OF FIREARMS WHILE CONSUMING OR UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF AN INTOXICANT.

Prohibits the physical possession of any firearm while consuming or under the influence of an intoxicant.

 

JUD

HB 2201

Status

RELATING TO CRIMINAL PROCEDURE.

Prohibits deferred acceptance of a guilty or no contest plea where the defendant has been charged with committing an offense against a family or household member.

 

JUD

HB 2245

Status

RELATING TO ANIMALS.

Increases penalties for animal desertion.

 

JUD

HB 1753, HD2

(HSCR548-16)

Status

RELATING TO MOPEDS.

Requires the Director of Finance to issue moped number plates. Requires annual registration of mopeds. Stipulates registration fee for a moped shall be $50. (HB1753 HD2)

 

TRN, CPC, JUD

HB 970

(HSCR285)

Status

RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE INSPECTIONS.

Expands authority of the Director of Transportation over required motor vehicle and motor carrier vehicle inspections in the State.

 

TRN, JUD

HB 1731, HD1

(HSCR515-16)

Status

RELATING TO WASTEWATER.

Prohibits the installation or use of household aerobic units that discharge directly to groundwater unless approved by DOH. (HB1731 HD1)

 

EEP, JUD

HB 2604, HD1

(HSCR439-16)

Status

RELATING TO THE ACQUISITION OF REAL PROPERTY.

Clarifies that acceptance by the Territorial Legislature or the Legislature of a dedication of land in the Kakaako Community Development District by a private owner is sufficient to convey title to the State. (HB2604 HD1)

 

WAL, JUD

HB 2092, HD1

(HSCR182-16)

Status

RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.

Requires the Hawaii Community Development Authority to prohibit or restrict the stopping, standing, or parking of vehicles on sidewalks on private streets in the Kakaako Community Development District. (HB2092 HD1)

 

WAL, JUD

 

 

 

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

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     The Committee(s) to which the comments are directed;

     The date and time of the hearing; and

     Measure number.

 

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Rep. Karl Rhoads

Chair