Bills Pending Hawaii Senate Judiciary Committee

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HIHB1748EngrossProvides that all animal parts, products, or items containing prohibited animal parts or products involved in the commission of wildlife trafficking or certain hunting offenses shall be considered contraband to be forfeited to and disposed of by the ...
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2020-07-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2102EngrossEstablishes a hemp processor registry for hemp-derived products that consists of labeling and independent laboratory testing to ensure products do not contain contaminants unfit for human consumption. Prohibits hemp processors, distributors, and reta...
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2020-07-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2273EngrossIncreases the penalty for violation of wages and hours laws to a class C felony. Effective 1/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-07-02
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HIHB2322EngrossRequires the Board of Massage Therapy to adopt and enforce sanitation rules for massage establishments. Repeals existing statutory language that classifies unlicensed activity as a petty misdemeanor in favor of existing statutes that treat unlicensed...
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2020-07-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2572EngrossModernizes "personal information" for the purposes of security breach of personal information law. Prohibits the sale of contact tracing information without consent. Amends provisions relating to electronic eavesdropping law. Prohibits certain manipu...
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2020-07-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2091EngrossAllows the University of Hawaii to conduct criminal history record checks on current or prospective employees, and contractors and their employees, whose duties include ensuring security of campus facilities and persons. (SD1)
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2020-06-30
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1529EngrossAllows student journalists at public schools to exercise freedom of speech and freedom of the press in school-sponsored media. Takes effect on 7/1/2055. (SD1)
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2020-06-30
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1901EngrossIncludes any count department of the prosecuting attorney in the definition of "law enforcement officer". Requires the law enforcement standards board to review and recommend policies regarding the use of force and receive and investigate complaints ...
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2020-06-26
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2562EngrossSpecifies the manner in which a member of a board of a planned community association or condominium association may resign. Limits a planned community association board's ability to fill a vacancy. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-06-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISCR60IntroSupporting The Hawaiian Home Lands Trust Beneficiaries By Affirming Their Right To Require The Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands, Department Of Land And Natural Resources, And Department Of Transportation To Come To A Resolution And Fair Compensation...
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2020-06-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISCR68IntroRequesting That The City And County Of Honolulu Prohibit Electric Scooters, Electric Bicycles, And Electric Trikes On Sidewalks.
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2020-05-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR35IntroRequesting That The City And County Of Honolulu Prohibit Electric Scooters, Electric Bicycles, And Electric Trikes On Sidewalks.
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2020-05-21
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HIHB2101EngrossRequires circuit courts to apply special sentencing considerations when sentencing a minor for a nonviolent offense. Allows the circuit courts, in their discretion, to impose a sentence up to fifty per cent shorter than the mandatory minimum or to de...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2675EngrossRequires an appellate court to conduct a hearing when a conflict of interest pertaining to a judge or justice is alleged by motion of a party to any suit, action, or proceeding of the appellate court. Takes effect on 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-05-21
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HIHB1959EngrossRequires a studio teacher to accompany, supervise, and advocate on behalf of a minor whenever the minor is on set and a variance from the work hour restrictions to allowable theatrical employment is granted, when employed for theatrical purposes. Req...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR13IntroUrging The Federal Aviation Administration To Take Action Regarding Commercial Helicopter Tour Operations In Hawaii.
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2020-05-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISCR12IntroUrging The Federal Aviation Administration To Take Action Regarding Commercial Helicopter Tour Operations In Hawaii.
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2020-05-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1782EngrossLimits the convictions that may be used in employment decisions from all convictions in the most recent ten years to felony convictions that occurred in a certain time period and misdemeanor convictions that occurred in a certain time period. Takes e...
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2020-05-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR12IntroRequesting The United States Congress To Authorize The National Transportation Safety Board To Adopt And Enforce Regulations For Increased Safety Standards For Helicopters And Small Aircraft That Charge Fees For Carrying Passengers On Recreational Fl...
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2020-05-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISCR11IntroRequesting The United States Congress To Authorize The National Transportation Safety Board To Adopt And Enforce Regulations For Increased Safety Standards For Helicopters And Small Aircraft That Charge Fees For Carrying Passengers On Recreational Fl...
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2020-05-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2454EngrossEstablishes the offense of criminal trespass on critical electrical infrastructure. Takes effect on 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-05-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2407EngrossRequires DOH to adopt rules to establish a classification system for composting facilities or operations for the purposes of regulating them for health purposes. Allows composting and co-composting in the agricultural district, including on lands wit...
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2020-05-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2563EngrossEstablishes requirements for cumulative voting and the removal of directors of planned community associations. Exempts planned community associations from certain requirements regarding cumulative voting for and the removal of directors under the Haw...
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2020-05-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2674EngrossProvides that any authorization by a county director of finance for an electronic method of motor vehicle registration, including the acceptance of any supplemental documents in electronic form, shall extend to all types of motor vehicles, intermodal...
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2020-05-12
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HIHB2004EngrossAmends requirements for child passengers. Requires rear facing child safety seats for children under two years of age. Raises certain fines for violations. Effective upon approval. (SD1)
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2020-05-12
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HIHB1602EngrossIncludes the use of natural organic reduction as a method for the disposal of human remains. Amends the procedures for the resolution of disputes regarding the right of disposition, the right to rely and act upon written instructions in a funeral ser...
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2020-05-12
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HISR8IntroRequesting The Department Of Education To Submit A Report To The Legislature On The Implementation Of The Amended Chapters 19 And 89 Of Title 8, Hawaii Administrative Rules.
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2020-03-16
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HISCR7IntroRequesting The Department Of Education To Submit A Report To The Legislature On The Implementation Of The Amended Chapters 19 And 89 Of Title 8, Hawaii Administrative Rules.
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2020-03-16
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HIHB2722EngrossAuthorizes each county to adopt ordinances to enforce section 291-71, Hawaii Revised Statutes, including through the establishment of penalties for failure to comply with its requirements or make reasonable efforts to maintain electric vehicle chargi...
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2020-03-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2152EngrossRequires additional circumstances under which every motor vehicle, including motorcycles, motor scooters, electric foot scooters, and motorized bicycles, moving on any public highway in the State must display its lighted head lamps. Effective upon ap...
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2020-03-13
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HIHB2607EngrossEstablishes the offense of urinating or defecating in a public place within business districts. Takes effect on 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR117IntroRequesting The Attorney General To Convene A Task Force To Study The Reporting, Prosecution, And Conviction Rate Of Hate Crimes In The State.
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2020-03-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR127IntroRequesting That The Counties, In Coordination With The Office Of Elections, Create And Implement A Transition Plan For The State's Conversion To An Election By Mail System.
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2020-03-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISCR208IntroRequesting The Office Of The Clerk Of Each County To Designate And Establish Additional Voter Service Centers At Appropriate Locations For The 2020 Elections.
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2020-03-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISCR174IntroRequesting That The Counties, In Coordination With The Office Of Elections, Create And Implement A Transition Plan For The State's Conversion To An Election By Mail System.
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2020-03-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR161IntroEndorsing And Adopting Of The Treaty On The Prohibition Of Nuclear Weapons To Support United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 16 For Peace, Justice, And Strong Institutions And Urging The United States To Take Like Action.
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2020-03-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR109IntroApologizing For The Internment Of Predominately Japanese Americans At The Honouliuli Internment Camp During World War Ii.
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2020-03-10
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HISCR191IntroEndorsing And Adopting Of The Treaty On The Prohibition Of Nuclear Weapons To Support United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 16 For Peace, Justice, And Strong Institutions And Urging The United States To Take Like Action.
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2020-03-10
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HISR175IntroRequesting The Office Of The Clerk Of Each County To Designate And Establish Additional Voter Service Centers At Appropriate Locations For The 2020 Elections.
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2020-03-10
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HISR73IntroUrging The United States To Endorse The Treaty On The Prohibition Of Nuclear Weapons To Support United Nations' Sustainable Development Goal 16 Calling For Peace, Justice, And Strong Institutions.
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2020-03-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1614EngrossRequires the judiciary to study and report to the legislature on the jury service exemptions in Hawaii and other states, including jury service exemptions for medical professionals, such as psychologists, with active patients. Effective July 1, 2050....
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2020-03-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISCR95IntroDemanding That The United States Citizenship And Immigration Services Withdraw Its Proposals To Increase The Naturalization Fee And To Eliminate Full And Partial Naturalization Fee Waivers For Lower-income And Working Family Lawful Permanent Resident...
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2020-03-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR60IntroUrging The Judiciary To Investigate Alternative Locations And Potential Partnerships In The Transit-oriented Development Zones Of The Aiea-pearl City District For The Replacement Or Relocation Of The Ewa/pearl City District Court.
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2020-03-05
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HISR59IntroDemanding That The United States Citizenship And Immigration Services Withdraw Its Proposals To Increase The Naturalization Fee And To Eliminate Full And Partial Naturalization Fee Waivers For Lower-income And Working Family Lawful Permanent Resident...
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2020-03-05
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HISCR89IntroUrging The Congress Of The United States To Call A Convention For Proposing Amendments Pursuant To Article V Of The United States Constitution Limited To Proposing Amendments That Impose Fiscal Restraints On The Federal Government, Limit The Power An...
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2020-03-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2057EngrossMakes consistent the types of documents accepted as proof of domestic or sexual violence victim status. Effective 12/31/2059. (HD2)
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2020-03-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2550EngrossMakes decisions of the family court appealable to the supreme court instead of the intermediate court of appeals. Requires the supreme court to render a final decision on appeals from family court orders within 180 days. Encourages a reduction in the...
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2020-03-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1650EngrossExtends the deadline for the counties to adopt and utilize electronic tracking systems for sexual assault evidence collection kits. Takes effect on July 1, 2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB2534EngrossAppropriates funds for the career criminal prosecution unit of the office of the prosecuting attorney of the county of Hawaii. Takes effect on July 1, 2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1747EngrossIncludes coercion as a means of committing the offense of sex trafficking. (HD1)
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2020-03-03
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