HI Legislation | 2017 | Regular Session

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HCR198IntroRequesting The Office Of Hawaiian Affairs To Convene Stakeholders Of Native Hawaiian-culture-based Hooponopono Services.
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2017-03-28
Reported from OMH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1395), recommending referral to PBS.
HCR109IntroOpposing The Conversion Of The Front Street Apartments In Lahaina, Maui, To Market-rate Housing And Urging The Hawaii Housing Finance And Development Corporation To Explore Ways To Preserve The Front Street Apartments As Affordable Housing.
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2017-03-28
Reported from HSG (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1397), recommending referral to FIN.
HCR183IntroRequesting Approval From The Federal Highway Administration For A Proposed Low-income And Workforce Housing Project Located Within The Footprint Of A Federally-funded Interstate Highway.
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2017-03-28
Reported from HSG/TRN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1393), recommending referral to FIN.
HR107IntroRequesting Approval From The Federal Highway Administration For A Proposed Low-income And Workforce Housing Project Located Within The Footprint Of A Federally-funded Interstate Highway.
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2017-03-28
Reported from HSG/TRN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1392), recommending referral to FIN.
HR126IntroRequesting The Office Of Hawaiian Affairs To Convene Stakeholders Of Native Hawaiian-culture-based Hooponopono Services.
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2017-03-28
Reported from OMH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1394), recommending referral to PBS.
HR63IntroOpposing The Conversion Of The Front Street Apartments In Lahaina, Maui, To Market-rate Housing And Urging The Hawaii Housing Finance And Development Corporation To Explore Ways To Preserve The Front Street Apartments As Affordable Housing.
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2017-03-28
Reported from HSG (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1396), recommending referral to FIN.
SB21EngrossIncreases monetary penalties for violating the laws relating to child care facilities. Authorizes the Department of Human Services to refer to the Attorney General or respective county police department any intentional, knowing, or reckless violation...
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2017-03-24
To House Judiciary Committee
SB272EngrossAppropriates funds to the University of Hawaii at Hilo for programs, studies, and activities related to the prevention and eradication of rat lungworm disease. (SB272 HD1)
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
SB545EngrossCreates and appropriates money to a temporary commission on the thirteenth festival of pacific arts to plan for the historic event to be held in Honolulu from June 11 to June 27, 2020. Effective 4/20/2041. (SD2)
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
HB1449EngrossEstablishes the impact loan fund for Hawaii, to be known as the HI-impact loan program, in the Hawaii Strategic Development Corporation to support dual-use technology small businesses. Establishes the HI-impact special fund. Appropriates funds. Effec...
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2017-03-24
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
SR40IntroRequesting The Department Of Land And Natural Resources To Support The Use Of Autonomous Unmanned Surface Vessel Technology To Detect And Clean Up Ocean Debris Before It Reaches Hawaii's Reefs And Beaches.
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2017-03-24
The committee(s) on AEN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in AEN were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Riviere, K. Rhoads; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara, Ruderman.
HB848EngrossRequires UH to develop a microgrid plan for one demonstration project at any property owned, leased, or controlled by UH. Authorizes UH to select the location for the project. Requires UH to report to the legislature. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2017-03-24
[Hearing: Mar 30 @ 9:30 am]
The committee(s) on CPH/WAM will hold a public decision making on 03-30-17 9:30AM in conference room 211.
SB560EngrossAppropriates funds to the University of Hawaii to translate the Hawaii State Constitution into the Hawaiian language. (SB560 HD1)
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
SR54IntroUrging The State Sheriff To Create A Working Group To Develop A Plan For Expanding And Deploying The Special Operations K9 Unit To Combat The Illicit Drug Abuse Epidemic In The State.
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2017-03-24
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 1:20 pm]
To Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
SB1264EngrossAmends the process for registration, license renewal, instruction, and training for security guards. Requires report to Legislature. (SB1264 HD1)
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2017-03-24
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 2:00 pm]
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
SR26IntroRequesting The Department Of Agriculture To Convene A Task Force To Document And Collect Data Identifying Economic, Environmental, And Regulatory Consequences Of Crop Degradation Caused By Invasive And Endangered Species In Hawaii.
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2017-03-24
The committee(s) on AEN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in AEN were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Riviere, Nishihara, K. Rhoads; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Ruderman.
HB575EngrossAllows lessees of certain public land to relinquish a lease during the last ten years of the term of the lease, subject to certain conditions, and allows the lessee to bid on the new lease at public auction. Appropriates funds to DLNR. Effective 3/15...
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2017-03-24
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
SB992EngrossClarifies that the Department of Land and Natural Resources (Department) may assume immediate control of a vessel that is grounded on state submerged land, a shoreline, or a coral reef, or in imminent danger of breaking up, if the vessel cannot be re...
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
HB1469EngrossEstablishes procedures for designating public land redevelopment districts, planning committees, district redevelopment plans, and designated redevelopment district revolving funds. Establishes powers and duties of planning committees. Modifies publi...
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2017-03-24
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB1559EngrossAppropriates funds to DBEDT in each of fiscal years 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 to provide guidance and support regarding the FDA's industry guidance on the use of color additives, as applied to sea salt products cultivated or produced in Hawaii. Effecti...
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2017-03-24
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
SB137EngrossEstablishes the Innovation and Commercialization Initiative Program to expressly give the University of Hawaii the legal authority to create, finance, and participate in new economic enterprises and expand workforce opportunities based on inventions ...
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
HCR145IntroRequesting Department Of Agriculture, Department Of Land And Natural Resources, University Of Hawaii At Manoa College Of Tropical Agriculture And Human Resources And University Of Hawaii At Hilo To Form A Task Force For Evaluating The Feasibility Of ...
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2017-03-24
The committees on AGR recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Creagan, Gates, Ing, LoPresti, Takayama; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) DeCoite, Thielen.
SB224EngrossEstablishes licensure requirements for school psychologists to be administered by the board of psychology. Amends the composition of the board to include two school psychologists. (SB224 HD1)
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
SB536EngrossMakes an appropriation to the Department of Health for the full-time equivalent fall prevention and early detection coordinator position established by Act 153, Session Laws of Hawaii 2014. (SB536 HD1)
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
SB1146EngrossExempts the following from school impact fee requirements: housing developments reserved for persons or families with incomes up to 80 percent of the area median income located in a county having a population greater than 500,000; state or federal pu...
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
SCR79IntroAuthorizing The Issuance Of A Fifty-five Year Term, Non-exclusive Easement Covering A Portion Of State Submerged Lands At Waipouli, Kawaihau, Kauai, For A Portion Of A Seawall And For The Use, Repair, And Maintenance Of The Existing Improvements Cons...
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2017-03-24
The committee(s) on WTL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WTL were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, Gabbard, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Inouye, Kim.
SCR117IntroEncouraging The Continuation And Expansion Of Community-based Work Furlough Programs To Assist Female Inmates Transition Back Into Society.
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2017-03-24
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 1:20 pm]
To Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
HCR21IntroApproving The Sale Of The Leased Fee Interest In 94-950 Meheula Parkway, No. 367, Mililani, Hawaii.
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
SR81IntroUrging The Department Of Education To Establish A Vocational Education Out-of-school Program.
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2017-03-24
The committee(s) on EDU recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in EDU were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kidani, K. Kahele, Espero; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Riviere.
HCR14IntroApproving The Sale Of The Leased Fee Interest In 41-648 Inoaole Street, Waimanalo, Hawaii.
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
SB322EngrossProvides that circuit and family courts shall have concurrent jurisdiction over certain felonies under certain circumstances involving the offense of endangering the welfare of a minor in the first degree, endangering the welfare of a minor in the se...
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2017-03-24
[Hearing: Mar 29 @ 2:00 pm]
To House Judiciary Committee
HB1135EngrossAmends Act 139, Session Laws of Hawaii 2012, to make permanent certain provisions of the Justice Reinvestment Initiative relating to pretrial risk assessments, parole, and parole hearings. Creates standards and procedures for income-withholding for p...
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2017-03-24
[Hearing: Mar 30 @ 9:50 am]
The committee(s) on JDL/WAM will hold a public decision making on 03-30-17 9:50AM in conference room 211.
HB83EngrossRequires the Hawaii interagency council on homelessness, in conjunction with and advisement of the department of human services and department of land and natural resources, to establish a working group to examine and develop recommendations related ...
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2017-03-24
[Hearing: Mar 30 @ 9:50 am]
The committee(s) on JDL/WAM will hold a public decision making on 03-30-17 9:50AM in conference room 211.
SB292EngrossRepeals chapter 514A, Hawaii Revised Statutes, relating to condominium property regimes, and ensures that all condominiums in the State are governed under chapter 514B, Hawaii Revised Statutes, relating to condominiums. Effective July 1, 2059. (SB292...
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
HB637EngrossAmends the time frame for the review, update, and adoption of the Uniform Plumbing Code as it relates to the Hawaii State Building Codes. Appropriates funds for the State Building Code Council. (SD1)
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2017-03-24
[Hearing: Mar 30 @ 9:30 am]
The committee(s) on CPH/WAM will hold a public decision making on 03-30-17 9:30AM in conference room 211.
SB410EngrossClarifies the allowable scope of collective bargaining negotiations regarding the rights and obligations of a public employer. (SB410 HD1)
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
HB1543EngrossRequires the University of Hawaii community colleges to establish energy systems and technology training courses for county employees responsible for permitting, inspecting, licensing, and approving construction projects that contain renewable energy...
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2017-03-24
To Senate Judiciary and Labor Committee
SR53IntroRequesting The Department Of Business, Economic Development, And Tourism To Develop A Master Plan For The Hilo International Aerospace And Technology Park.
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2017-03-24
The committee(s) on ETT recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in ETT were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Wakai, Taniguchi, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Baker, Galuteria.
HB208EngrossAuthorizes the Director of Labor and Industrial Relations or the Director's designee to issue and serve on an employer a stop-work order prohibiting the use of employee labor by the employer until the employer complies with certain provisions regardi...
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2017-03-24
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HCR209IntroUrging Support For The Goal Of Effectively Managing Thirty Percent Of Nearshore Waters By 2030.
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2017-03-24
The committees on OMH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Ing, Gates, Creagan, LoPresti, Takayama; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) DeCoite, Thielen.
HB523EngrossRequires DAGS to reasonably provide and maintain onsite collection methods at buildings and facilities it manages, maintains, or services for the collection of recyclable materials. Appropriates funds. (SD1)
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2017-03-24
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HCR194IntroUrging The United States Army Corps Of Engineers And The Department Of Land And Natural Resources To Collaborate To Create A Mechanism For Generating Water Circulation In Pokai Bay On Leeward Oahu.
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2017-03-24
The committees on OMH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Ing, Gates, Creagan, LoPresti, Takayama; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) DeCoite, Thielen.
SB510EngrossFormally establishes the Hawaii Keiki: Healthy and Ready to Learn program and special fund within the Department of Education. Appropriates funds for positions and a vision screening and eye assessment tool, and to implement, expand, and sustain the ...
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
HB845EngrossRequires the Department of Public Safety, in collaboration with county and state agencies, and, upon request of the inmates, to issue civil identification cards to inmates and to assist inmates in obtaining the inmates' birth certificate, social secu...
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2017-03-24
[Hearing: Mar 30 @ 9:50 am]
The committee(s) on JDL/WAM will hold a public decision making on 03-30-17 9:50AM in conference room 211.
HB918EngrossAppropriates funds for the procurement and maintenance of and training for a web-based data system in the Department of Health's Early Intervention Section. Effective 7/1/2090. (SD1)
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2017-03-24
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 1:30 pm]
The committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 03-28-17 1:30PM in conference room 211.
HB1579EngrossAuthorizes the issuance of revenue bonds pursuant to part III of chapter 39, HRS, and appropriates funds to the high technology development corporation for the purpose of constructing an electrolysis hydrogen production, storage, and dispensing facil...
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2017-03-24
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HR93IntroRequesting The Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands To Adopt Administrative Rules Regarding The Kuleana Homestead Program.
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2017-03-24
To House Ocean, Marine Resources, & Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HB1479EngrossEstablishes the Hilo Community Economic District as a community development district located in East Hawaii under the Hawaii Community Development Authority. Establishes the Hilo Community Economic Revolving Fund. Repeals on the earliest of 6/30/2037...
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2017-03-24
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
SB609EngrossRequires that peer reviews performed on public accounting firms are performed in accordance with the entirety of the Statements on Standards for Attestation Engagements adopted by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. (SB609 HD1)
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2017-03-24
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 2:00 pm]
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
SB711EngrossAppropriates funds for the Executive Office on Early Learning to enter into contracts with third-party providers for family child interaction learning organizations. (SB711 HD1)
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2017-03-24
To House Finance Committee
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