HI HB568 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 17-2)
Status: Introduced on January 25 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-23 - The committee(s) on JHA recommend(s) that the measure be deferred.
Pending: House Judiciary & Hawaiian Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Authorizes a prosecution for sex trafficking to be commenced at any time. Includes coercion as a means of committing the offense of sex trafficking. Makes the solicitation of a minor for sex a strict liability offense of sex trafficking. Repeals the offense of solicitation of a minor for prostitution.

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Relating To Sex Trafficking.



2021-02-23HouseThe committee(s) on JHA recommend(s) that the measure be deferred.
2021-02-19HouseBill scheduled to be heard by JHA on Tuesday, 02-23-21 2:00PM in House conference room 325 Via Videoconference.
2021-01-27HouseReferred to JHA, referral sheet 1
2021-01-25HouseIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
2021-01-22HousePending introduction.

Same As/Similar To

SB831 (Same As) 2021-01-29 - Referred to HMS, JDC.


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