HI HB1536 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-2)
Status: Introduced on January 24 2019 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2019-02-27 - The committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Provides that wage disclosure, discussion, inquiry, and other prohibition provisions under section 378-2.3, HRS, do not apply to discussion of other employee wages if knowledge of the wages stem from human resources, payroll, or legal professional responsibilities in the workplace. (HB1536 HD1)

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Relating To Equal Pay.



2019-02-27HouseThe committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred.
2019-02-26HouseBill scheduled for decision making on Wednesday, 02-27-19 2:00PM in conference room 325.
2019-02-26HouseThe committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 02-27-19.
2019-02-22HouseBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Tuesday, 02-26-19 2:05PM in House conference room 325.
2019-02-15HousePassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, DeCoite, Nakamura, Quinlan, Thielen excused (5).
2019-02-15HouseReported from LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 698) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
2019-02-07HouseThe committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Eli, Ichiyama, Kitagawa, McKelvey, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Quinlan.
2019-02-04HouseBill scheduled to be heard by LAB on Thursday, 02-07-19 9:30AM in House conference room 309.
2019-01-28HouseReferred to LAB, JUD, referral sheet 6
2019-01-24HouseIntroduced and Pass First Reading.


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