HI HB985 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future HB985


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 3 2023 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-03-21 - The committee on JDC deferred the measure.
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Adds a new section to chapter 708, Hawaii Revised Statutes, to establish the class C felony offense of government fraud.

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Relating To Government Fraud.



2023-03-21SenateThe committee on JDC deferred the measure.
2023-03-16SenateThe committee(s) on JDC deferred the measure until 03-21-23 10:00AM; Conference Room 016 & Videoconference.
2023-03-13SenateThe committee(s) on JDC has scheduled a public hearing on 03-16-23 10:30AM; Conference Room 016 & Videoconference.
2023-03-09SenateReferred to JDC.
2023-03-07SenatePassed First Reading.
2023-03-07SenateReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 191).
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. 796), 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: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Tarnas, Takayama, Ganaden, Holt, Hashimoto, Ichiyama, Mizuno, Souza; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Ilagan, 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

HB985 (Carry Over) 2023-03-21 - The committee on JDC deferred the measure.
SB1283 (Same As) 2023-01-30 - Referred to JDC.


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