HI HB983 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on June 23 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-06-23 - Act 124, 06/23/2023 (Gov. Msg. No. 1225).
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Defines the term "public servant" in section 701-108, Hawaii Revised Statutes, to clarify the scope and applicability of provisions related to the time limitations to bring prosecution based on misconduct in office. (SD2)

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Relating To Time Limitations.


Roll Calls

2023-04-05 - Senate - Senate Judiciary: Passed, With Amendments (Y: 3 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-03-15 - Senate - Senate Labor and Technology: Passed, With Amendments (Y: 4 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2023-06-23SenateAct 124, 06/23/2023 (Gov. Msg. No. 1225).
2023-06-23HouseAct 124, on 06/23/2023 (Gov. Msg. No. 1225).
2023-04-28HouseTransmitted to Governor.
2023-04-28SenateReceived notice of House agreement and passage on Final Reading (Hse. Com. No. 890).
2023-04-27HousePassed Final Reading as amended in SD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Ganaden excused (1).
2023-04-27HouseHouse agrees to Senate amendment(s).
2023-04-27SenateReceived notice of House reconsideration of action in disagreeing to the amendments proposed by the Senate (Hse. Com. No. 874).
2023-04-25HouseReconsideration of action taken on 04-13-23.
2023-04-14SenateReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 800).
2023-04-13HouseHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
2023-04-11HouseReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 804) in amended form (SD 2).
2023-04-11SenateReport Adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 23; Aye(s) with reservations: none. Noes, 1 (Senator(s) Awa). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Keohokalole). Transmitted to House.
2023-04-06Senate48 Hrs. Notice 04-11-23.
2023-04-06SenateReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1823) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
2023-04-05SenateThe committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Rhoads, Gabbard, Elefante; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Awa; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) San Buenaventura.
2023-03-31SenateThe committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 04-05-23 9:45AM; Conference Room 016 & Videoconference.
2023-03-22SenateReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.
2023-03-22SenateReported from LBT (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1229) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
2023-03-15SenateThe committee(s) on LBT recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in LBT were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Moriwaki, Lee, Keith-Agaran, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Ihara.
2023-03-10SenateThe committee(s) on LBT has scheduled a public hearing on 03-15-23 3:00PM; Conference Room 224 & Videoconference.
2023-03-09SenateReferred to LBT, JDC.
2023-03-07SenatePassed First Reading.
2023-03-07SenateReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 190).
2023-03-03HousePassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Alcos, Matayoshi excused (2). Transmitted to Senate.
2023-03-02HousePassed Second Reading; placed on the calendar for Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0).
2023-03-02HouseReported from JHA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 798), recommending passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
2023-02-17HouseThe committee on JHA recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Tarnas, Takayama, Ganaden, Holt, Hashimoto, Ichiyama, Ilagan, Mizuno, Souza; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Kong.
2023-02-15HouseBill scheduled to be heard by JHA on Friday, 02-17-23 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

SB1281 (Same As) 2023-01-30 - Referred to LBT, JDC.


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