STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1513-18
RE: S.B. No. 2180
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Twenty-Ninth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2018
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Judiciary, to which was referred S.B. No. 2180, S.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO LESSER INCLUDED OFFENSES,"
begs leave to report as follows:
Your Committee has amended this measure by expanding the types of cases in which a defendant may be convicted of lesser included offenses to include non-felony cases filed via complaint.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Judiciary that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 2180, S.D. 1, as amended herein, and recommends that it pass Second Reading in the form attached hereto as S.B. No. 2180, S.D. 1, H.D. 1, and be placed on the calendar for Third Reading.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Judiciary,
SCOTT Y. NISHIMOTO, Chair