HI SB1253 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future SB1253


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 25 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-02-17 - Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Defines "guidance", "opinion", and "ruling". Requires the Director of the Office of Information Practices to provide either a ruling or guidance in writing on open records responses and open meetings complaints. Effective 7/1/2112. (SD1)

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Relating To The Office Of Information Practices.


Roll Calls

2023-02-14 - Senate - Senate Government Operations: Passed, With Amendments (Y: 4 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-02-17SenateReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.
2023-02-17SenateReported from GVO (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 495) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
2023-02-14SenateThe committee(s) on GVO recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in GVO were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) McKelvey, Gabbard, San Buenaventura, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Awa; and 0 Excused: none.
2023-02-09SenateThe committee(s) on GVO deferred the measure until 02-14-23 3:00PM; CR 225.
2023-02-03SenateThe committee(s) on GVO has scheduled a public hearing on 02-09-23 3:00PM; Conference Room 225 & Videoconference.
2023-01-30SenateReferred to GVO, JDC.
2023-01-25SenatePassed First Reading.

Same As/Similar To

SB1253 (Carry Over) 2023-02-17 - Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.
HB1467 (Same As) 2023-01-30 - Referred to JHA, referral sheet 3


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Bill Comments