HI HB655 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-1)
Status: Enrolled on April 4 2019 - 75% progression
Action: 2019-04-22 - Transmitted to Governor.
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Designates the month of September of each year as Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month. (SD1)

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2019-04-22HouseTransmitted to Governor.
2019-04-23SenateReceived notice of House agreement and passage on Final Reading (Hse. Com. No. 829).
2019-04-22HousePassed Final Reading as amended in SD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Mizuno excused (1).
2019-04-22HouseHouse agrees to Senate amendment(s).
2019-04-22SenateReceived notice of House reconsideration of action in disagreeing to the amendments proposed by the Senate (Hse. Com. No. 816).
2019-04-18HouseReconsideration of action taken on 04-11-19.
2019-04-12SenateReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 805).
2019-04-11HouseHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
2019-04-11HouseReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 890) in amended form (SD 1).
2019-04-11SenatePassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 23; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 1 (Senator(s) Fevella). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) S. Chang). Transmitted to House.
2019-04-09Senate48 Hrs. Notice 04-11-19.
2019-04-09SenateFloor amendment adopted as amended (SD 1).
2019-04-09SenateFloor Amendment No. 11 offered.
2019-04-09SenateReconsider action taken to pass Third Reading on 04-04-19.
2019-04-09SenateReturned from the Governor to the Senate as requested (Gov. Msg. No. 1104).
2019-04-04HouseTransmitted to Governor.
2019-04-04HouseReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 649).
2019-04-04SenatePassed Third Reading. Ayes, 22; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 3 (Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, Kidani, Ruderman). Transmitted to House.
2019-04-03SenateOne Day Notice 04-04-19.
2019-04-03SenateReport adopted; Passed Second Reading.
2019-04-03SenateReported from LCA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1784) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
2019-03-28SenateThe committee(s) on LCA recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in LCA were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, Ihara, S. Chang, Gabbard; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
2019-03-25SenateThe committee(s) on LCA has scheduled a public hearing on 03-28-19 2:45PM in conference room 224.
2019-03-05SenateReferred to LCA.
2019-03-01SenatePassed First Reading.
2019-03-01SenateReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 67).
2019-02-28HousePassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) DeCoite excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
2019-02-28HouseReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 889), recommending passage on Third Reading.
2019-02-26HouseThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, McKelvey, Say, Takayama, Yamane, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Creagan, Lowen, Morikawa.
2019-02-22HouseBill scheduled for decision making on Tuesday, 02-26-19 2:00PM in conference room 325.
2019-02-22HouseThe committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until Tuesday, 02-26-19.
2019-02-20HouseBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Friday, 02-22-19 2:05PM in House conference room 325.
2019-02-14HousePassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, Nakamura excused (2).
2019-02-14HouseReported from HLT (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 401) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JUD.
2019-02-12HouseThe committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Belatti, San Buenaventura, Say, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Nakamura.
2019-02-07HouseBill scheduled to be heard by HLT on Tuesday, 02-12-19 9:00AM in House conference room 329.
2019-01-24HouseReferred to HLT, JUD, referral sheet 5
2019-01-22HouseIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
2019-01-18HousePending introduction.


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