GOVERNOR’S OFFICE MEDIA ADVISORY: Bill signing ceremonies for Wednesday July 6

Posted on Jul 6, 2016 in Latest News, Newsroom, Press Releases

BILL SIGNING CEREMONIES for the following: 

2:00pm         HB 2169 Relating to Social Workers

Clarifies the supervision requirements for the licensure of clinical  social workers. This includes allowing the option to fulfill all or part of the face-to-face requirements through video conference service.

2:30pm         SB 2811 Relating to Parental Rights

Allows parental rights to be terminated if the court determines, by clear and convincing evidence that the child was conceived as a result of sexual assault.

3:00pm         HB 1726 Relating to Murder

Establishes that first degree murder includes the circumstance in which a defendant intentionally or knowingly causes the death of a person who the defendant restrained for use as a shield or held as a hostage or for ransom or reward.

WHO:           

  • Governor David Ige
  • Key lawmakers
  • Supporters of the bill
  • Stakeholders

WHERE: Capitol, 5th floor, Governor’s Ceremonial Room

WHEN: Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Video of the ceremonies will be posted at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0lxM5Gc2XzEvfIh-UwAxsA

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Media Contacts:

Jodi Leong

Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0043

Mobile: 808-798-3929

jodi.c.leong@hawaii.gov