HI HB1039 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future HB1039


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 2 2023 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-03-09 - Referred to PSM, JDC/WAM.
Pending: Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Amends Act 278, Session Laws of Hawaii 2022, to modify the transfer of the personnel and functions of the department of the attorney general to the department of law enforcement, clarify that Act 278 does not amend or abrogate the attorney general's status as the chief legal and law enforcement officer of the State, specify that the statewide law enforcement training complex will be located at the first responder technology campus rather than the Mililani technology park, and transfer the responsibility and management of certain private security contracts from the department of law enforcement to the department of defense, department of health, and department of human services for their respective facilities. Effective 6/30/3000. (HD1)

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Relating To Act 278, Session Laws Of Hawaii 2022.



2023-03-09SenateReferred to PSM, JDC/WAM.
2023-03-03SenatePassed First Reading.
2023-03-03SenateReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 107).
2023-03-02HousePassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Kapela, Perruso voting no (2) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.
2023-02-22HousePassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1; placed on the calendar for Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Tam excused (1).
2023-02-22HouseReported from JHA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 787) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
2023-02-09HouseThe committee on JHA recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Tarnas, Takayama, Ganaden, Holt, Hashimoto, Ichiyama, Ilagan, Kong, Mizuno, Souza; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
2023-02-07HouseBill scheduled to be heard by JHA on Thursday, 02-09-23 2:00PM in House conference room 325 VIA VIDEOCONFERENCE.
2023-01-30HouseReferred to JHA, referral sheet 3
2023-01-25HouseIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
2023-01-23HousePending introduction.

Same As/Similar To

HB1039 (Carry Over) 2023-03-09 - Referred to PSM, JDC/WAM.
SB1337 (Same As) 2023-02-03 - Re-Referred to PSM, JDC/WAM.


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