STAND. COM. REP. NO. 675
RE: H.B. No. 218
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2019
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Human Services & Homelessness, to which was referred H.B. No. 218 entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO MINORS,"
begs leave to report as follows:
(1) Impose a sentence that includes a period of incarceration that is as much as fifty percent shorter than any mandatory minimum; and
(2) In certain cases, decline to impose a mandatory enhanced sentence.
Your Committee has amended this measure by changing its effective date to January 1, 2059, to encourage further discussion on this measure.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Human Services & Homelessness that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of H.B. No. 218, as amended herein, and recommends that it pass Second Reading in the form attached hereto as H.B. No. 218, H.D. 1, and be referred to your Committee on Judiciary.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Human Services & Homelessness,
JOY A. SAN BUENAVENTURA, Chair