Testimony Needed on 4/2/13

Please submit testimony in support of the following bills, scheduled to be heard on Tuesday, 4/2/13, 2pm, State Capitol room 325, before the House Judiciary Committee:

SB 66, SD1, HD1

(HSCR1196)

Status

RELATING TO THE CODE OF ETHICS.

Proposed HD2:  Makes the financial disclosure statements of members of state boards and commissions available for public inspection.  Clarifies the fair treatment law by separating out certain limitations placed on task force members and makes clear that legislators are not prohibited from taking action in the exercise of the legislator’s legislative functions.

Copies of the proposed HD2 are available in room 302 and on the Legislature’s Web site:  http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov.

CPC, JUD
SB 516, SD1

(HSCR1078)

Status

RELATING TO PATERNITY.

Removes time bar on paternity actions for good cause shown.  Effective on 07/01/50.  (SD1)

HLT/HUS, JUD
SB 61, SD1

(HSCR1011)

Status

RELATING TO JUVENILES.

Provides the option of participating in a restorative justice program for children who are undergoing informal adjustment by a court or other designated agency, which program may involve the child and the child’s parents or guardian meeting with the victim harmed by the child’s law violation.  Effective on 07/01/50.  (SD1)

HUS, JUD

To view the hearing notice and instructions on how to submit testimony, click on the following link:

http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2013/hearingnotices/HEARING_JUD_04-02-13_.HTM