HI SB613 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future SB613


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 20 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-02-16 - Report adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to JDC/WAM.
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Requires each house of the Legislature to establish by its rules, procedures that enable the Legislature to use remote testimony at legislative committee hearings, enable the public to present oral testimony at legislative committee hearings through remote testimony, and accommodate persons with disabilities though remote testimony. Defines "remote testimony".

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Relating To Legislative Access Through Remote Testimony.


Roll Calls

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


2023-02-16SenateReport adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to JDC/WAM.
2023-02-16SenateReported from GVO (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 373) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and referral to JDC/WAM.
2023-02-02SenateThe committee(s) on GVO recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in GVO were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) McKelvey, Gabbard, San Buenaventura, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Awa.
2023-01-27SenateThe committee(s) on GVO has scheduled a public hearing on 02-02-23 3:15PM; Conference Room 225 & Videoconference.
2023-01-25SenateReferred to GVO, JDC/WAM.
2023-01-23SenatePassed First Reading.

Same As/Similar To

SB613 (Carry Over) 2023-02-16 - Report adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to JDC/WAM.
HB1222 (Same As) 2023-01-30 - Referred to LMG, JHA, referral sheet 3


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