Hawaii State Legislature
2005 Legislative Session

SB615 SD1

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Report Title: Small Claims Court
Description: Clarifies that the district court having jurisdiction over a civil action involving summary possession has concurrent jurisdiction with the small claims court over security deposit disputes between a landlord and tenant. (SD1)
Package: Judiciary
Introducer(s): BUNDA (BR)
Current Referral:JUD

Date Status Text
1/26/2005SPassed First Reading.
1/31/2005SReferred to JHW.
2/3/2005SThe committee on JHW has scheduled a public hearing on 02-07-05 at 9:00 am in conference room 229.
2/7/2005SThe committee on JHW deferred the measure until 02-11-05 at 9:00 am in conference room 229.
2/11/2005SThe committee(s) on JHW recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JHW were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Hanabusa, Hee, Chun Oakland, English, Ihara, Whalen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/17/2005SReported from JHW (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 128) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
2/17/2005SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
2/17/2005S48 Hrs. Notice 02-22-05.
2/22/2005SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 22; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 3 (Senator(s) Espero, Fukunaga, Inouye). Transmitted to House.
2/22/2005HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 16) in amended form (SD 1).
2/23/2005HPass First Reading
3/3/2005HReferred to JUD, referral sheet 27
3/15/2005HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Thursday, 03-17-05 at 2:00 pm in House conference room 325.
3/17/2005HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, B. Oshiro, Caldwell, Morita, Sonson, Souki, Marumoto, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Herkes, Kanoho.
3/24/2005HReported from the committee on JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1282), recommending passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
3/28/2005HPassed Second Reading; placed on the calendar for Third Reading with none voting no and Representative(s) Carroll, Halford, Saiki, Stonebraker excused.
3/30/2005HPassed Third Reading with none voting no and Saiki excused.
3/30/2005HTransmitted to Senate.
3/31/2005SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 377).
3/31/2005SEnrolled to Governor.
4/18/2005SAct 12, 4/18/2005 (Gov. Msg. No. 798).
4/18/2005HAct 12, on 4/18/2005 (Gov. Msg. No. 198).

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