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Proposed Hawaii Firearm Legislation SB307

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Relating To Firearms.

Subject: Firearms: Gun Safety: High Caliber Guns

Description: Includes any firearm or rifle with the capacity to fire ammunition of fifty caliber or higher except shotguns and muzzle-loading firearms in the list of prohibited weapons. Takes effect 5/6/2137. (SD1)

Session: 2022 Regular Session

Last Action: Carried over to 2022 Regular Session.

Last Action Date: December 10, 2021

Companion Bill: HB251


Note: the first sponsor listed is normally the primary sponsor. If a sponsor's name is a hyperlink you can click on it to 'follow the money'.

1 sponsors: Karl Rhoads (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 4% (1 of 25)

Chamber Date Action
Dec 10, 2021 Carried over to 2022 Regular Session.
House Mar 11, 2021 Referred to JHA, referral sheet 22
House Mar 11, 2021 Pass First Reading
Senate Mar 9, 2021 Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 21; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Taniguchi. Noes, 4 (Senator(s) Acasio, Fevella, Gabbard, Riviere). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
House Mar 9, 2021 Received from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 192) in amended form (SD 1).
Senate Mar 4, 2021 Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) with Senator Fevella voting "No".
Senate Mar 4, 2021 Reported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 699) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
Senate Mar 4, 2021 48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
Senate Feb 9, 2021 The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Rhoads, Keohokalole, Kim, Lee; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Acasio ; 2 No(es): Senator(s) Gabbard, Fevella; and 0 Excused: none.
Senate Feb 1, 2021 Re-Referred to JDC.
Senate Jan 25, 2021 Referred to PSM, JDC.
Senate Jan 22, 2021 Introduced.
Senate Jan 22, 2021 Passed First Reading.
Type Date State Link Text
Amended Mar 1, 2021 state link bill text
Introduced Jan 22, 2021 state link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call
Description Vote Date Yea Votes Nay Votes No Votes Absent Passed
02/9/2021 5 2 0 0 Yes
  • Acasio, Laura (D) Yea
  • Fevella, Kurt (R) Nay
  • Gabbard, Mike (D) Nay
  • Keohokalole, Jarrett (D) Yea
  • Kim, Donna (D) Yea
  • Lee, Chris (D) Yea
  • Rhoads, Karl (D) Yea
resort votes by: party yeas nays name

Link: link to state bill page

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