Hawaii Legislature | 2017 | Regular Session

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Active Hawaii Bills (Introduced, Engrossed, Enrolled, Passed)

BillSummaryAction
SB961Amends the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act to reduce the number of commissioners that are residents of the city and county of Honolulu and adds a commissioner from the island of Lanai.2017-03-02
Reported from HWN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 542) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
SB712Requires the variance report to include: (1) means of financing data; and (2) summaries by department of cost element breakdowns of expenditures and comparisons of the position ceiling to number of positions filled. Effecive 7/1/18.2017-03-02
Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 543) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
SB713Requires the six-year program and financial plan and budget to include information on tax expenditures. Effective 7/1/18.2017-03-02
Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 544) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
SB911Increases the Hula Mae Multifamily Revenue Bond authorization amount.2017-03-02
Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 545) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
SCR36Requesting The Auditor To Conduct A Management Audit Of The State Of Hawaii Department Of Human Services' Implementation Of The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.2017-03-02
Reported from HMS (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 546), as amended (SD 1), with recommendation of referral to WAM.
SCR57Requesting The Department Of The Attorney General To Conduct A Study On Surrogacy And Gestational Carrier Agreements.2017-03-02
Offered.
HB590Establishes the Hawaii Creative Industries Advisory Group while retaining the Film Industry Branch and Creative Industries Division of DBEDT. Repeals the Hawaii Television and Film Development Board along with the grant and venture capital programs t...2017-02-24
HB1465Amends statutory language on liquor license application and operating procedures for clarity. (HB1465 HD1)2017-02-24
HB676Authorizes pharmacists to administer the human papillomavirus, meningococcal, influenza, or tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis vaccines to persons between eleven and seventeen years of age pursuant to a prescription issued by the person's primary car...2017-02-24
Broadcast of hearing/briefing available. See: www.capitoltv.org
HB1567Authorizes the Public Utilities Commission to establish preferential electricity rates for communities that serve as geographic hosts for energy projects. (HB1567 HD1)2017-02-24
Broadcast of hearing/briefing available. See: www.capitoltv.org

Top Hawaii Sponsors

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Rep. Joseph Souki [D]433Syndicate content
Rep. Richard Creagan [D]330Syndicate content
Rep. Cindy Evans [D]291Syndicate content
Rep. Angus McKelvey [D]243Syndicate content
Rep. Lynn Decoite [D]233Syndicate content
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Sen. Gil Keith-agaran [D]395Syndicate content
Sen. Karl Rhoads [D]373Syndicate content
Sen. William Espero [D]373Syndicate content
Sen. Lorraine Inouye [D]343Syndicate content
Sen. Stanley Chang [D]343Syndicate content

Most Viewed Hawaii Bills

BillSummaryText
HB1481Establishes a working group to study the uses of and determine best practices regarding blockchain technology. Effective 7/1/2038. (HD1)Bill Text
SB1055Prohibits the sale of electronic smoking devices that contain nicotine.Bill Text
HB773Removes criminal and civil penalties for the growing, possession, processing, and selling of industrial hemp. (HB773 HD1)Bill Text
SB9Requires firearms owners to obtain firearms insurance. Requires DCCCA, with the assistance of DPS, to create a firearms insurance program. Creates special fund for administrative fees. Effective 1/1/2019.Bill Text
SB1286Clarifies the scope of the private trade, vocational, and technical school licensure program within the department of education. Establishes a licensing fee to ensure the sustainability of the licensure program. Establishes a license renewal process ...Bill Text
SB1023Clarifies that certain sections of the State Ethics Code shall not apply to technology transfer activities; provided that the activities comply with the regulatory framework and research compliance program approved by the board of regents. Requires t...Bill Text
SB677Establishes the Hawaii internet lottery and gaming corporation for the purpose of conducting internet gambling in Hawaii. Allocates proceeds to capital improvements at public schools and the University of Hawaii system, scholarships and educational l...Bill Text
HB201Allows a terminally ill adult with the capacity to make an informed healthcare decision to request a prescription for aid in dying medication from their attending physician to facilitate a peaceful death. Ensures that physicians who assist patients i...Bill Text
HB552Ensures that benefits of the Affordable Care Act are preserved under State law in the case of repeal of the ACA by Congress. Preserves the individual mandate, minimum essential benefit requirements, extended dependent coverage, and prohibitions on pr...Bill Text
SB204Establishes an online fantasy sports contests registration and monitoring program under the department of the attorney general. Exempts registered online fantasy sports contests from state gambling laws. Appropriates funds to the department of the at...Bill Text

Most Monitored Hawaii Bills

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SB11Protects homeless individuals from having their personal property taken from a state or county agency without proper documentation procedures and the ability to recovery property from the agency. Establishes the executive office on homeless identity ...Bill Text
HB83Allows the Department of Human Services to establish puuhonua safe zones where homeless persons may reside. Appropriates funds for establishing the zones. (HB83 HD1)Bill Text
SB1286Clarifies the scope of the private trade, vocational, and technical school licensure program within the department of education. Establishes a licensing fee to ensure the sustainability of the licensure program. Establishes a license renewal process ...Bill Text
HB1481Establishes a working group to study the uses of and determine best practices regarding blockchain technology. Effective 7/1/2038. (HD1)Bill Text
HB552Ensures that benefits of the Affordable Care Act are preserved under State law in the case of repeal of the ACA by Congress. Preserves the individual mandate, minimum essential benefit requirements, extended dependent coverage, and prohibitions on pr...Bill Text
SB3Appropriates funds to DHS to reimburse medical providers for uncompensated medical services provided to the homeless population.Bill Text
SB361Establishes an income tax credit for taxpayers who purchase and install eligible energy storage systems. The amount of credit depends on type of system installed, filing status, and federal AGI of taxpayer. Excess credit may carry-over to subsequent ...Bill Text
SB29Establishes pesticide buffer zones for sensitive areas beginning on July 1, 2018. Establishes penalties for violations. Requires the Department of Agriculture, based on input from the Advisory Committee on Pesticides, to adopt rules that determine am...Bill Text
SR3Urging Hawaii's Congressional Delegation To Propose And Pass A Proposed Amendment To The United States Constitution Clarifying That Corporations Are Not People With Constitutional Rights, And That Unlimited Campaign Spending Is Not Free Speech.Bill Text
HB1593Establishes the Clean Energy Savings Jump Start Program, Clean Energy Savings Jump Start Fund, and Energy Storage System Rebate Program. Deletes the Public Utilities Commission's approval authority relative to the Green Infrastructure Loan Program. A...Bill Text

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