Ka ‘Aha Kenekoa

THE SENATE

 

Ka ‘Aha ‘Ōlelo Kanakolu

THE THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE

 

‘Aha Kau Kānāwai 2019

REGULAR SESSION OF 2019

 

Ke Kōmike Ho‘okolokolo

COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY

Kenekoa/Senator Karl Rhoads, Luna Ho‘omalu/Chair

Kenekoa/Senator Glenn Wakai, Hope Luna Ho‘omalu/Vice Chair

 

‘Ōlelo Ho‘olaha No Ka Ho‘oholo Mana‘o ‘Ana

NOTICE OF DECISION MAKING

 

 

Lā / DATE:

Pōʻahā, Malaki 28, 2019 / Thursday, March 28, 2019

Hola / TIME:

9:45am

Wahi / PLACE:

Lumi ‘Aha Kūkā 016 / Conference Room 016

Ke Kapikala Moku‘āina / State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

Papa Kumuhana

A G E N D A

 

Ua pau ka/nā pila ma lalo nei i ka ho‘olohe ‘ia e nā kōmike i pili i ke/nā kumuhana o ia (mau) pila:

The following measure(s) were previously heard in their respective subject matter committees:

 

HB 66, HD1, SD1

      (SSCR1418)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO ATHLETE AGENTS.

Repeals the existing Uniform Athlete Agents Act and replaces it with the Revised Uniform Athlete Agents Act, which applies to certain financial advisers and makes other changes to the Uniform Act to increase effectiveness and enforceability.  Effective 7/1/3000.  (SD1)

 

CPH, JDC

HB 218, HD1, SD1

      (SSCR1219)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO MINORS.

Grants a circuit court, when sentencing a minor for a non‑violent criminal offense, the discretion to:  (1) impose a sentence that includes a period of incarceration that is as much as fifty per cent shorter than any mandatory minimum; and (2) in certain cases, decline to impose a mandatory enhanced sentence.  Takes effect 1/1/2059.  (SD1)

 

HMS, JDC

HB 336, HD2, SD1

      (SSCR1444)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO HAWAII STATE AND CONTRACTED CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES.

Requires the Director of Public Safety, in the event of the death of an inmate who is in a state or contracted correctional facility, or death of a correctional facility or community correctional center employee, to report to the Governor and Legislature certain information regarding the death, subject to state and federal laws.  Requires the Department of Public Safety to preserve any forensic evidence consisting of human biological specimens if there is any indication of sexual assault leading to the death.  (SD1)

 

PSM, JDC

HB 390, HD1, SD1

      (SSCR1512)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO WORKERS' COMPENSATION.

Makes permanent Act 172, Session Laws of Hawaii 2017, which:  (1) grants employees the right to have a chaperone present during a medical examination relating to a workers' compensation work injury and, with the approval of the examining physician or surgeon, to record the examination; and (2) provides that if an employee or employee's chaperone obstructs the medical examination, the employee's right to worker's compensation shall be suspended until the refusal or obstruction ceases.  (SD1)

 

LCA/CPH, JDC

HB 483, HD2, SD1

      (SSCR1464)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO CIVIL RIGHTS.

Effective 1/1/2020, incorporates federal law regarding social groups and youth services organizations and same-sex living facilities into Act 110, Session Laws of Hawaii 2018.  Extends the deadline for the legislative reference bureau to complete the study requested by Act 110 on existing federal Title IX enforcement practices and procedures on the federal level and in other jurisdictions.  Requires the legislative reference bureau to make a report to the legislature no later than 8/1/2019.  (SD1)

 

GVO, JDC

HB 615, HD3, SD1

      (SSCR1295)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.

Amends the Board of Education membership by inviting the exclusive representative for Bargaining Unit (5) (teachers and other personnel of the Department of Education) to appoint a nonvoting public school teacher representative to the Board, subject to certain conditions.  Effective 7/1/2050.  (SD1)

 

EDU, JDC

HB 665, HD2, SD1

      (SSCR1448)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE ELECTRONIC PRESCRIPTION ACCOUNTABILITY SYSTEM.

Specifies that a health care provider shall not be required to consult the electronic prescription accountability system for patients when the prescription will be directly administered under the supervision of a health care provider; provided that the system is consulted when the patients are initially admitted at a hospital; for patients in post-operative care with a prescription limited to a three-day supply; or for patients with a terminal disease receiving hospice or other palliative care.  (SD1)

 

CPH, JDC

HB 702, HD1, SD1

      (SSCR1306)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO SATELLITE NAVIGATION TECHNOLOGY.

Prohibits the sale or offering for sale of location data collected using satellite navigation technology without the explicit consent of the individual who is the primary user of the satellite navigation technology-equipped device.  (SD1)

 

CPH, JDC

HB 720, HD1

      (SSCR1383)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO FIREARMS.

Requires firearm owners to report lost, stolen, or destroyed firearms.  (HB720 HD1)

 

PSM, JDC

HB 754, HD1, SD1

      (SSCR1319)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO ELECTRIC FOOT SCOOTERS.

Establishes a framework for the Department of Transportation and the counties to regulate electric foot scooters.  Adds definition of electric foot scooter and includes an electric foot scooter as a bicycle for certain laws.  Amends definitions of moped, motor vehicle, rental motor vehicle, and vehicle to exclude electric foot scooters.  Prohibits use of electric foot scooters to individuals under the age of fifteen.  Effective 7/1/2050.  (SD1)

 

TRS, JDC

HB 913, HD1, SD1

      (SSCR1349)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE HAWAII LABOR RELATIONS BOARD.

Allows the filing of documents with the Hawaii Labor Relations Board by the original paper document or electronically.  Takes effect 1/1/2051.  (SD1)

 

LCA, JDC

HB 944, HD1, SD1

      (SSCR1310)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS.

Prohibits a public benefits corporation from purchasing its own memberships.  Clarifies functions, duties, and composition of nonprofit boards of directors.  Permits boards to take action without a meeting through electronic means.  Clarifies time limits for notice to the Attorney General for oversight purposes.  Makes housekeeping amendments.  (SD1)

 

CPH, JDC

HB 945, HD1, SD1

      (SSCR1312)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS.

Clarifies requirements for submission of financial reports by professional solicitors and commercial co-venturers that raise funds for a charitable organization.  Eliminates audit report requirements for charitable organizations not otherwise subject to audit requirements.  Conforms language to that used by the Internal Revenue Service and other statutes.  (SD1)

 

CPH, JDC

HB 1013, HD2, SD1

      (SSCR1417)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO INVOLUNTARY HOSPITALIZATION.

Establishes an involuntary hospitalization task force to examine existing law and make recommendations to the legislature to reduce unnecessary emergency department admissions and improve access for MH-1 patients to the most appropriate level of care.  (SD1)

 

CPH, JDC

HB 1035, HD1, SD1

      (SSCR1267)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE INTERSTATE WILDLIFE VIOLATOR COMPACT.

Authorizes the Department of Land and Natural Resources to enter into the Interstate Wildlife Violator Compact or similar agreement for mutual assistance in the enforcement of wildlife laws. (SD1)

 

WTL, JDC

 

 

 

 

 

He hālāwai ho‘oholo mana‘o wale nō. ‘a‘ohe ‘ōlelo hō‘ike ha‘i waha e ‘ae ‘ia.

Decision making meeting only, no oral testimony will be accepted.

 

‘O nā kānaka i makemake e waiho mai i ‘ōlelo hō‘ike i kikokiko/kākau ‘ia, hiki nō a hiki i 24 hola ma mua o ka ho‘omaka ‘ana o ka hālāwai ho‘oholo mana‘o.

Persons wishing to submit written testimony may do so up to 24 hours prior to the hearing.

 

E waiho mai i kāu ‘ōlelo hō‘ike no ke Kōmike Ho‘okolokolo ma o ke kaomi ‘ana ma ‘ane‘i.

Click here to submit testimony to the Senate Committee on Judiciary.

 

No Nā Papa ‘Ōlelo Ho‘olaha I Ho‘ololi ‘Ia: Kahawaena ‘ia nā pila i kāpae ‘ia a kahalalo ‘ia nā pila i pāku‘i ‘ia. Kahawaena ‘ia me ke kahalalo pū ‘ia nā pila i kāpae ‘ia mai ka papa kumumana‘o.

FOR AMENDED NOTICES:  Measures that have been deleted are stricken through and measures that have been added are underscored.  If a measure is both underscored and stricken through, that measure has been deleted from the agenda.

 

No nā mea pono kōkua unuhi, a i ‘ole kekahi mau mea lawelawe ‘ē a‘e no ke komo ‘ana i nā hanana ma ka ‘aha ho‘olohe, e kāhea aku i ke kākau ‘ōlelo kōmike he 24 hola ma ka li‘ili‘i loa ma mua o ka ‘aha ho‘olohe i mea e hiki ai ke ho‘omākaukau pono.

If you require auxiliary aids or services to participate in the public hearing process (i.e. ASL or foreign language interpreter, or wheelchair accessibility), please contact the committee clerk at least 24 hours prior to the hearing so that arrangements can be made.

 

No Ka ‘Ike ‘Ē A‘e, E Kelepona Aku I Ke Kākau ‘Ōlelo Kōmike Ma (808) 586-6130.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL THE COMMITTEE CLERK AT (808) 586-6130.

 

 

 

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Kenekoa/Senator Karl Rhoads

Luna Ho‘omalu/Chair