HB 608

  • Hawaii House Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Mar 11, 2021
  • Passed House Mar 09, 2021
  • Passed Senate Apr 13, 2021
  • Governor

Relating To The Board Of Education.

Abstract

Requires the board of education to hold no less than six community forums annually, with at least one forum in each county. Requires the board to include an open forum for public comments on non-agenda items. Requires a report to the legislature on implementing open forums. Eliminates the superintendent of education as a voting member constituting the public employer for the purpose of negotiating a collective bargaining agreement with personnel of the department of education. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)

Bill Sponsors (22)

Votes


Actions


Apr 22, 2021

House

Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday, 04-22-21 at 5:00 PM in CR 309.

Apr 21, 2021

House

Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-22-21 3:05PM in conference room CR 309.

Apr 20, 2021

Senate

Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-21-21 4:05PM; CR 309.

House

Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 842).

Apr 19, 2021

Senate

Senate Conferees Appointed: Kidani Chair; Rhoads Co-Chair; Dela Cruz, Kanuha, Fevella.

Senate

Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-20-21 4:00PM; CR 309.

Senate

Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 560).

Apr 16, 2021

Senate

Received notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 558).

House

House Conferees Appointed: Woodson, Todd Co-Chairs; Kapela, Okimoto.

Apr 15, 2021

House

House disagrees with Senate amendment (s).

Apr 13, 2021

House

Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 697) in amended form (SD 2).

Senate

Report Adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none. Noes, 1 (Senator(s) Acasio). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.

Apr 09, 2021

Senate

Reported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1583) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).

Senate

48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.

Mar 30, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Rhoads, Keohokalole, Gabbard, Kim, Lee, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Acasio; and 0 Excused: none.

Mar 25, 2021

Senate

Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.

Senate

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 03-30-21 9:50AM; Via Videoconference.

Senate

Reported from EDU (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1218) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.

Mar 24, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on EDU recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EDU were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kidani, Kim, Kanuha, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Dela Cruz.

Mar 23, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on EDU has scheduled a public hearing on 03-24-21 3:15PM; CR 229 & Videoconference.

Mar 22, 2021

Senate

The committee on EDU deferred the measure.

Mar 17, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on EDU deferred the measure until 03-22-21 3:00PM; CR 229 & Videoconference.

Mar 12, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on EDU has scheduled a public hearing on 03-17-21 3:20PM; CR 229 & Videoconference.

Mar 11, 2021

Senate

Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 238).

Senate

Referred to EDU, JDC.

  • Referral-Committee
Judiciary Education

Senate

Passed First Reading.

Mar 09, 2021

House

Passed Third Reading as amended in HD 2 with Representative(s) DeCoite voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.

Mar 05, 2021

House

Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-09-21.

House

Reported from JHA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 866) as amended in HD 2, recommending passage on Third Reading.

Mar 03, 2021

House

The committees on JHA recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Nakashima, Matayoshi, Ichiyama, D. Kobayashi, Lowen, McKelvey, Takumi, Todd; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Nakamura; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) LoPresti, Tokioka, Ward.

Mar 01, 2021

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by JHA on Wednesday, 03-03-21 2:00PM in House conference room 325 Via Videoconference.

Feb 17, 2021

House

Reported from EDN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 347) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to JHA.

House

Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JHA with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Hashem excused (1).

  • Reading-2
  • Referral-Committee
Judiciary & Hawaiian Affairs

Feb 09, 2021

House

The committees on EDN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Kapela, Belatti, DeCoite, Ganaden, Gates, Hashimoto, Takayama, Yamane, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Ohno, Quinlan.

Feb 05, 2021

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by EDN on Tuesday, 02-09-21 2:00PM in House conference room 309 Via Videoconference.

Jan 27, 2021

House

Referred to EDN, JHA, referral sheet 1

  • Referral-Committee
Judiciary & Hawaiian Affairs Education

Jan 25, 2021

House

Introduced and Pass First Reading.

Jan 22, 2021

House

Pending introduction.

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
HB608_SD2 PDF HTML
HB608_SD1_PROPOSED PDF HTML
HB608_SD1 PDF HTML
HB608_HD2 PDF HTML
HB608_HD1 PDF HTML
HB608 PDF HTML

Related Documents

Document Format
Committee Report HB608_SD2_SSCR1583_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB608_SD1_SSCR1218_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB608_HD2_HSCR866_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB608_HD1_HSCR347_ HTML PDF
Testimony HB608_SD1_TESTIMONY_JDC_03-30-21_ PDF
Testimony HB608_HD2_TESTIMONY_EDU_03-24-21_ PDF
Testimony HB608_HD2_TESTIMONY_EDU_03-17-21_ PDF
Testimony HB608_HD1_TESTIMONY_JHA_03-03-21_ PDF
Testimony HB608_TESTIMONY_EDN_02-09-21_ PDF

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