HI HB2709 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 28-1)
Status: Engrossed on February 27 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-07-02 - 48 Hrs. Notice 07-06-20.
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Requires a personal representative of a decedent appointed under the Uniform Probate Code to notify the police department of the appropriate county of any and all firearms in an estate. Requires the police department to certify that all registered firearms in an estate and other firearms of which the police department has been notified are properly transferred or disposed of before the estate may close. Takes effect 12/1/2020. (SD1)

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Relating To The Uniform Probate Code.


Roll Calls

2020-06-30 - Senate - Senate Judiciary: Passed, With Amendments (Y: 4 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2020-03-12 - Senate - Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs: Passed, Unamended (Y: 3 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-02-06 - House - House Judiciary: Passed, With Amendments (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2020-02-06 - House - House Public Safety, Veterans, & Military Affairs: Passed, With Amendments (Y: 5 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2020-07-02Senate48 Hrs. Notice 07-06-20.
2020-07-02SenateReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3762) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 1).
2020-06-30SenateThe committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Gabbard, Kim; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
2020-06-26SenateThe committee(s) on JDC has scheduled a public hearing on 06-30-20 9:46AM in conference room 016.
2020-05-19SenateReport adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to JDC.
2020-05-19SenateReported from PSM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3556) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and referral to JDC.
2020-03-12SenateThe committee(s) on PSM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in PSM were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Wakai, Baker; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara, Harimoto.
2020-03-09SenateThe committee(s) on PSM has scheduled a public hearing on 03-12-20 1:30PM in conference room 229.
2020-03-03SenateReferred to PSM, JDC.
2020-02-28SenatePassed First Reading.
2020-02-28SenateReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 113).
2020-02-27HousePassed Third Reading as amended in HD 2 with Representative(s) Har, Tokioka voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) DeCoite, Eli, Kong, McDermott, Say voting no (5) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
2020-02-19HouseForty-eight (48) hours notice Thursday, 02-27-20.
2020-02-19HouseFloor amendment adopted as amended HD 2 with none voting no and Representative(s) Ichiyama excused.
2020-02-19HouseFloor Amendment No. 1 offered by Rep. Takayama.
2020-02-18HouseDeferred one day 02-19-20.
2020-02-14HousePassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1; placed on the calendar for Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) McDermott voting no (1) and Representative(s) Quinlan, Takayama excused (2).
2020-02-14HouseReported from PVM/JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 678-20) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
2020-02-06HouseThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Lowen, McKelvey, Nakashima, Perruso, Takayama; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Say; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Creagan, Yamane, Thielen.
2020-02-06HouseThe committees on PVM recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Takayama, Gates, D. Kobayashi, Nishimoto, Ohno; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) McDermott; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Kong.
2020-02-04HouseBill scheduled to be heard by PVM/JUD on Thursday, 02-06-20 2:15PM in House conference room 325.
2020-01-31HouseRe-referred to PVM/JUD, referral sheet 12
2020-01-27HouseReferred to PVM, JUD, referral sheet 5
2020-01-23HouseIntroduced and Pass First Reading.


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