Ka ‘Aha Kenekoa

THE SENATE

 

Ka ‘Aha ‘Ōlelo Kanakolu

THE THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE

 

‘Aha Kau Kānāwai 2020

REGULAR SESSION OF 2020

 

 

Ke Kōmike Ho‘okolokolo

COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY

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

Kenekoa/Senator Jarrett Keohokalole, Hope Luna Ho‘omalu/Vice Chair

 

 

‘Ōlelo Ho‘olaha No Ka ‘Aha Ho‘olohe

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

 

Lā / DATE:

ʻakolu, Malaki 18, 2020 / Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Hola / TIME:

10:00 a.m.

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

 

HB 2060, HD1

      (HSCR683-20)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO DOMESTIC ABUSE.

Provides that family courts may withhold from public inspection any record of a denied temporary restraining order or denied protective order; provided that these records shall remain accessible to law enforcement without a court order.  Takes effect on 7/1/2050.  (HD1)

 

JDC

HB 2120, HD2

      (HSCR1015-20)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE STATE ETHICS CODE.

Amends certain parts of the conflicts of interests law of the state ethics code to include members of the legislature. Clarifies that the conflicts of interests law does not prohibit a legislator from introducing legislation, serving on a committee, making statements, or taking action in the exercise of their legislative functions. Effective 1/1/2050. (HD2)

 

JDC

HB 2125, HD2

      (HSCR992-20)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE STATE ETHICS CODE.

Makes various amendments to the State Ethics Code. Repeals exemption from certain financial disclosure requirements granted to members of the Hawaii Correctional System Oversight Commission. Effective 1/1/2050. (HD2)

 

JDC

HB 2177, HD1

      (HSCR894-20)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO CHILDHOOD SEXUAL ABUSE.

Amends statutory limitations on the time period in which a survivor of childhood sexual abuse may file a civil suit. Allows punitive damages up to two times the amount of compensatory damages. Permits the court to order restorative justice measures, if deemed appropriate. Takes effect on 7/1/2050. (HD1)

 

JDC

HB 2270, HD1

      (HSCR895-20)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO SEX OFFENDERS.

Allows a court to prohibit persons convicted of a crime against minors or sexual offense on 7/1/2020, and thereafter, from residing, permanently or temporarily, within 500 feet of any public or private school, child care facility, playground, or park where children may gather. Takes effect on 7/1/2050. (HD1)

 

JDC

HB 2272, HD1

      (HSCR939-20)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO SEXUAL OFFENSES.

Amends the offense of solicitation of a minor for prostitution by specifying that the act of offering or agreeing to any type of consideration, rather than payment of a fee, constitutes solicitation of a minor. Makes solicitation of a minor a class B felony. Clarifies that the offender's state of mind is not required when the person solicited is a law enforcement officer who holds themselves out as a minor. Imposes a criminal penalty on any parent, guardian, or person having custody or control of a minor that offers or agrees for consideration for the purpose of another person engaging in sexual conduct with the minor. Imposes a criminal penalty on any person that entices a parent, guardian, or person having custody or control of a minor by electronic means for the purposes of engaging in sexual conduct with the minor. Imposes a criminal penalty on any person that solicits another for prostitution of a minor. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)

 

JDC

HB 2573, HD1

      (HSCR1002-20)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO SEX TRAFFICKING.

Authorizes a prosecution for sex trafficking to be commenced at any time. Effective 7/1/2030. (HD1)

 

 

 

JDC

SCR 88

      Status & Testimony

ACKNOWLEDGING AND URGING TURKEY AND IRAQ TO RECOGNIZE THE GENOCIDE COMMITTED AGAINST ASSYRIANS BETWEEN 1915-1933.

 

 

JDC

SCR 96

      Status & Testimony

URGING THE JUDICIARY TO INVESTIGATE ALTERNATIVE LOCATIONS AND POTENTIAL PARTNERSHIPS IN THE TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT ZONES OF THE AIEA-PEARL CITY DISTRICT FOR THE REPLACEMENT OR RELOCATION OF THE EWA/PEARL CITY DISTRICT COURT.

 

 

JDC

SCR 111

      Status & Testimony

URGING THE UNITED STATES TO ENDORSE THE TREATY ON THE PROHIBITION OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS TO SUPPORT UNITED NATIONS' SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOAL 16 CALLING FOR PEACE, JUSTICE, AND STRONG INSTITUTIONS.

 

 

JDC

SCR 154

      Status & Testimony

REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE REPORTING, PROSECUTION, AND CONVICTION RATE OF HATE CRIMES IN THE STATE.

 

 

JDC

SCR 157

      Status & Testimony

APOLOGIZING FOR THE INTERNMENT OF PREDOMINATELY JAPANESE AMERICANS AT THE HONOULIULI INTERNMENT CAMP DURING WORLD WAR II.

 

JDC

Inā lawa ka manawa, e ho‘oholo mana‘o ma hope pono.

Decision Making to follow, if time permits.

 

 

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.

 

Hiki ke waiho mai i ka ‘ōlelo hō‘ike a hiki i 24 hola ma mua o ka ho‘omaka ‘ana o ka ‘aha ho‘olohe.

Testimony may be submitted up to 24 hours prior to the start of the hearing.

Inā makemake e waiho i ‘ōlelo hō‘ike ha‘i waha, he ‘elua minuke wale nō ka lō‘ihi loa.

Those wishing to provide oral testimony will be limited to two minutes.

 

No Nā Papa ‘Ōlelo Ho‘olaha I Ho‘ololi ‘Ia: Kahawaena ‘ia nā mea i kāpae ‘ia a kahalalo ‘ia nā mea i pāku‘i ‘ia. Kahawaena ‘ia me ke kahalalo pū ‘ia nā mea 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.

 

Inā pono ka mahele ‘ōlelo, a i ‘ole kekahi mau mea lawelawe ‘ē a‘e no ke komo ‘ana i nā hanana ma ka ‘aha ho‘olohe, e ha‘i mai 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., interpretive services (oral or written), ASL 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) 587-7211.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL THE COMMITTEE CLERK AT (808) 587-7211.

 

 

 

_____________________________________

Kenekoa/Senator Karl Rhoads

Luna Ho‘omalu/Chair