HI SCR51 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-0)
Status: Introduced on March 3 2016 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2016-03-29 - Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
Pending: Senate Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Requesting The Department Of Education To Offer Courses In American Sign Language.

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American Sign Language; Department of Education; High Schools



2016-03-29SenateReport adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2016-03-29SenateReported from EDU (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3186), as amended (SD 1), with recommendation of referral to WAM.
2016-03-23SenateThe committee(s) on EDU recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EDU were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kidani, Chun Oakland, Dela Cruz, K.Kahele, Riviere; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Harimoto, Slom.
2016-03-18SenateThe committee(s) on EDU has scheduled a public hearing on 03-23-16 1:15PM in conference room 229.
2016-03-04SenateReferred to EDU, WAM.

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