HI HB529 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on January 26 2015 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2015-12-17 - Carried over to 2016 Regular Session.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


For criminal cases resulting in no conviction: 1) prohibits commercial websites from collecting a fee for removing arrest booking photographs from the website; and 2) prohibits criminal justice agencies from posting arrest booking photographs on a website except as provided by law. (HB529 HD1)

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Crime; Arrest Booking Photographs; Mug Shots; Commercial Websites



2015-12-17 Carried over to 2016 Regular Session.
2015-02-20HousePassed 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 Ito excused (1).
2015-02-20HouseReported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 549) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
2015-02-11HouseThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 12 Ayes: Representative(s) McKelvey, Woodson, Creagan, Har, Kawakami, C. Lee, Oshiro, San Buenaventura, Takayama, Yamane, Fukumoto Chang, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Brower, Hashem, Nakashima.
2015-02-09HouseBill scheduled for decision making on Wednesday, 02-11-15 2:00PM in conference room 325.
2015-02-09HouseThe committee(s) on CPC recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 02-11-15.
2015-02-03HouseBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Monday, 02-09-15 2:30PM in House conference room 325.
2015-01-28HouseReferred to CPC, JUD, referral sheet 2
2015-01-26HouseIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
2015-01-23HousePending introduction.

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