HI SB157 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future SB157


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on January 18 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-01-31 - The committee on CPN deferred the measure.
Pending: Senate Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Repeals the exemption granted to churches by Act 22, Session Laws of Hawaii 2020, relating to bonding requirements and fee requirements for licenses, renewals, and reinstatements of licenses applicable to cemeteries and funeral trusts. Clarifies that the Director of Commerce and Consumer Affairs shall exempt any cemetery authority from the bonding requirement and the fee requirements for license, renewal, and reinstatement upon proof satisfactory to the Director that the cemetery authority does not sell for financial profit. Effective retroactively to 09/15/2020.

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Relating To Cemeteries.



2023-01-31SenateThe committee on CPN deferred the measure.
2023-01-27SenateThe committee(s) on CPN has scheduled a public hearing on 01-31-23 9:05AM; Conference Room 229 & Videoconference.
2023-01-23SenateReferred to CPN.
2023-01-18SenateIntroduced and passed First Reading.
2023-01-17SenatePending Introduction.

Same As/Similar To

SB157 (Carry Over) 2023-01-31 - The committee on CPN deferred the measure.
HB646 (Same As) 2023-02-02 - The committee(s) on CPC recommend(s) that the measure be deferred.


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