HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE THIRTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2021

 

COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY & HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS

Rep. Mark M. Nakashima, Chair

Rep. Scot Z. Matayoshi, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Linda Ichiyama

Rep. Nadine K. Nakamura

Rep. Dale T. Kobayashi

Rep. Roy M. Takumi

Rep. Matthew S. LoPresti

Rep. Chris Todd

Rep. Nicole E. Lowen

Rep. James Kunane Tokioka

Rep. Angus L.K. McKelvey

Rep. Gene Ward

 

 

AMENDED NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

TIME:

2:30 pm

PLACE:

VIA VIDEOCONFERENCE

Conference Room 325

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

 

 

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A M E N D E D A G E N D A

 

The following measure(s) has been ADDED to the agenda for decision making: SB 1100 SD1 HD1.

 

 

SB 386, SD1, HD1

(HSCR1090)

Status

RELATING TO THE DETENTION OF A MINOR IN AN ADULT JAIL OR LOCKUP.

Requires a family court to make findings, after a hearing and in writing, before a minor can be transferred to an adult jail or lockup or be permitted sight or sound contact with adult offenders, subject to certain circumstances. Effective 7/1/2060. (HD1)

 

HHH/CMV, JHA, FIN

SB 912, SD1, HD1

(HSCR993)

Status

RELATING TO THE EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM.

Authorizes a court to order the forfeiture of one half of the employees' retirement system (ERS) benefits of an ERS member, former member, or retirant upon conviction of the individual for a felony related to the state or county employment of the individual. Authorizes designated beneficiaries to receive the ERS benefits to which the member, former member, or retirant would be entitled under this section upon the death of the member, former member, or retirant. Prohibits designated beneficiaries convicted of a felony under the same set of circumstances as the member, former member, or retirant who was subject to forfeiture of ERS benefits from receiving benefits. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)

 

LAT, JHA, FIN

SB 538, HD1

(HSCR990)

Status

RELATING TO THE HAWAII CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION.

Clarifies the meaning of "program or activity receiving state financial assistance". Excludes cases within the scope of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act from the jurisdiction of the Hawaii civil rights commission. Effective 12/25/2040. (HD1)

 

LAT, JHA, FIN

SB 1342, SD1, HD1

(HSCR1060)

Status

RELATING TO ILLEGAL GAMBLING.

Includes under the offense of promoting gambling in the first degree the act of engaging in activities in which a persons receives or entertains other persons as guests with the intent of advancing gambling activity on real property. Effective 1/1/2050. (HD1)

 

CPC, JHA, FIN

 

The following measure(s) were previously heard on March 23, 2021. No public testimony will be accepted.

 

SB 1100, SD1, HD1

(HSCR1059)

Status

RELATING TO INSURANCE DATA SECURITY.

Adopts the National Association of Insurance Commissioners' Insurance Data Security Model Law to establish insurance data security standards for Hawaii insurance licensees. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)

 

CPC, JHA, FIN

 

 

 

 

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FOR AMENDED NOTICES: Measures that have been deleted are stricken through and measures that have been added are bolded.

 

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Rep. Mark M. Nakashima

Chair