HI Legislation | 2020 | Regular Session | Engrossed

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HB2447EngrossTemporarily exempts affordable housing projects from specific state and county fees and exactions related to discretionary approval or ministerial permitting, except application fees; provided that the units are affordable for households with incomes...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2470EngrossDirects the HHFDC to take title to a specified 15.418-acre parcel in Honokaa, Hawaii county, if HHFDC finds, after its due diligence, that the parcel is suitable for residential development. Requires HHFDC to document any change in title. Requires HH...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2101EngrossRequires circuit courts to apply special sentencing considerations when sentencing a minor for a nonviolent offense. Allows the circuit courts, in their discretion, to impose a sentence up to fifty per cent shorter than the mandatory minimum or to de...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2066EngrossCreates a downpayment guarantee program for certain first-time homebuyers. Creates the loan loss reserve fund subaccount to fund the program. Creates two full time equivalent positions (2.0 FTE) to administer the program. Appropriates funds. Takes ef...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2547EngrossConsolidates the administration of low- and moderate-income housing into a single program by authorizing the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation to administer new reserved housing and workforce housing units in community development di...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB1799EngrossRequires a specialty contractor to obtain a C-48 specialty license (structural steel contractor) or sublicense if the performance of work on a contract requires a C-48 specialty license or sublicense and the specialty contractor does not have that sp...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HB2527EngrossSpecifies that certain provisions of the Internal Revenue Code related to at-risk rules and deductions and passive activity loss do not apply to the state low-income housing tax credit allocations after 12/31/2019. Extends the time period in which to...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2411EngrossAppropriates funds to the Hawaii Public Housing Authority for rent subsidy payments, which sums shall be added to the Authority's base budget, and additional staff. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-05-21
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2526EngrossAppropriates funds for the operating budget of the department of human services for fiscal year 2020-2021. Takes effect on December 31, 2059. (SD1)
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2020-05-21
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HB2675EngrossRequires an appellate court to conduct a hearing when a conflict of interest pertaining to a judge or justice is alleged by motion of a party to any suit, action, or proceeding of the appellate court. Takes effect on 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-05-21
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HB1902EngrossExtends the prohibition for large capacity magazines to all firearms, rather than just pistols. Provides an exception to the prohibition for law enforcement agencies and duly authorized officers. Prohibits certain individuals from owning firearms who...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2687EngrossEstablishes a downpayment loan loss reserve program to address downpayment loan defaults under the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation's downpayment loan assistance program. Establishes one downpayment loan loss reserve administrator p...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2183EngrossIncreases the Hula Mae Multifamily Revenue Bond authorization ceiling amount to continue financing affordable rental housing statewide. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-05-21
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HB1959EngrossRequires a studio teacher to accompany, supervise, and advocate on behalf of a minor whenever the minor is on set and a variance from the work hour restrictions to allowable theatrical employment is granted, when employed for theatrical purposes. Req...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2448EngrossProvides that an exemption from the general excise tax established by section 201H-36, Hawaii Revised Statutes, that has been approved by the Hawaii housing finance and development corporation shall be provided once the qualified person or firm has f...
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2020-05-21
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2449EngrossAuthorizes cash payments made by developers in lieu of providing the required reserved housing units in the development of residential projects for the Hawaii community development authority to be deposited into the rental housing revolving fund. Eff...
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2020-05-21
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HB1929EngrossExtends the deadline for the Hawaii housing finance and development corporation to exercise its power of eminent domain to acquire the Front Street Apartments affordable housing project on Maui unless the ground lease is renegotiated or a new ground ...
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2020-05-21
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HB2054EngrossProhibits an employer from requiring an employee to enter into a nondisclosure agreement pertaining to sexual harassment or sexual assault. Prohibits an employer from retaliating against an employee for disclosing or discussing sexual harassment or s...
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2020-05-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2148EngrossExtends Hawaii family leave to include care for employees' grandchildren. Defines "sibling". Takes effect on 7/1/2020. (SD1)
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2020-05-19
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2292EngrossRepeals the existing law that bans electric guns, and replaces it with a law that restricts the ownership, use, storage, and disposal of electric guns, regulates the sale, distribution, and transfer of electric guns, requires training and education o...
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2020-05-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2744EngrossEstablishes the gun violence and violent crimes commission. Requires reports to the Legislature. Makes it a class C felony to purchase, manufacture, or otherwise obtain firearm parts for the purpose of assembling a firearm having no serial number. Am...
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2020-05-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2709EngrossRequires a personal representative of a decedent appointed under the Uniform Probate Code to notify the police department of the appropriate county of any and all firearms in an estate. Requires the police department to certify that all registered fi...
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2020-05-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB1701EngrossConforms statutory prohibitions against wage discrimination with other prohibitions on employment discrimination. Clarifies allowable justifications for compensation differentials and remedies for pay disparity. Requires employers to disclose wage ra...
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2020-05-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB1782EngrossLimits the convictions that may be used in employment decisions from all convictions in the most recent ten years to felony convictions that occurred in a certain time period and misdemeanor convictions that occurred in a certain time period. Takes e...
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2020-05-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB1700EngrossSpecifies that each EUTF trustee, in addition to the EUTF board, shall administer health and other benefit plans for the sole and exclusive benefit of EUTF beneficiaries. Repeals provisions requiring health and other benefit plans to be provided at a...
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2020-05-18
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2273EngrossIncreases the penalty for violation of wages and hours laws to a class C felony. Effective 1/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-05-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2350EngrossUpdates various assessments and penalties under DLIR's jurisdiction by revising the monetary assessments according to changes in the Consumer Price Index. Takes effect on its approval. (SD1)
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2020-05-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2753EngrossEstablishes the state YouthBuild Program to assist non-profit and public entities in applying and qualifying for federal YouthBuild Program grants. Authorizes DLIR to award grants to eligible non-profit or public entities to meet the matching funds r...
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2020-05-18
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2533EngrossAuthorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance plans for a state archives master plan. Appropriates funds. Takes effect on 1/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-05-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2124EngrossProhibits certain former State employees from representing certain interests in a legislative or administrative action before the State for twelve months after the termination of their employment. Effective 1/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-05-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2162EngrossClarifies the fees tow companies may charge. Clarifies the duties of tow companies when vehicle owners arrive on the scene while their vehicles are in the process of being hooked up. Requires tow and storage companies to accept credit cards. Subjects...
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2020-05-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2499EngrossAdding two members as at-large appointments to the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation Corporate Board, for a total of nineteen members. Reduces the number of Maui members on the Board from three to two members. (SD1)
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2020-05-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB1637EngrossRepeals the spending ceiling for moneys in the civil monetary penalty special fund for use by the Department of Health for Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services-approved compliance activities. Appropriates funds to DOH for the establishment of a...
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2020-05-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB1662EngrossAmends the statewide newborn hearing screening program to require reporting of diagnostic audiologic evaluation results of infants who do not pass the hearing screening test or are diagnosed as deaf or hard of hearing up to the age of three years to ...
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2020-05-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2315EngrossAllows the contractors license board and real estate commission to adjust, reduce, suspend, or cease collection of recovery fund and education fund fees to maintain a reasonable relation between the fees generated and the cost of services rendered by...
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2020-05-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB1633EngrossExempts gross receipts from the sale of auditory devices, such as hearing aids, from the general excise tax. Amends the definition of "prosthetic device" to include hearing aids and devices worn on the body. Exempts gross receipts from the repair of ...
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2020-05-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2323EngrossExpands the pool of persons eligible to receive restitution from the Mortgage Loan Recovery Fund. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-05-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2181EngrossAppropriates funds to the Department of Agriculture to establish a foreign agriculture small equipment pilot program. Requires a report to the Legislature. Effective 7/1/2020. (SD1)
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2020-05-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB1882EngrossClarifies the powers and duties of nondepository trust companies. Amends the yearly assessment on nondepository trust companies by basing its calculation on total assets under management. Establishes a paid-in capital and surplus requirement for char...
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2020-05-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2718EngrossEstablishes and appropriates funds for a climate change and human health adaptation coordinator within the department of health and related operating expenses. (SD1)
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2020-05-13
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HB2110EngrossClarifies the group of professionals who are prohibited from knowingly referring or transferring patients to an uncertified or unlicensed care facility. Repeals landlord exclusion. Requires the Department of Health to triage complaint allegations bas...
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2020-05-13
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HB2726EngrossIncludes certain spirits-based beverages in the definition of cooler beverage. Establishes a separate tax rate for qualified small brewers. Takes effect on 7/1/2112. (SD1)
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2020-05-13
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HB2532EngrossAppropriates funds to the Department of Agriculture for its efforts to mitigate and control two-lined spittlebug infestations in the State. Takes effect on 7/1/2020. (SD1)
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2020-05-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2041EngrossAppropriates moneys to the Department of Agriculture for 3 full-time equivalent (3.0 FTE) inspectors to perform meat inspection services. Takes effect on 7/1/2020. (SD1)
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2020-05-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2624EngrossRequires the Office of Environmental Quality Control to establish, implement, and maintain an interactive website available to the public at no cost that provides certain information and notifications regarding environmental assessment and environmen...
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2020-05-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HB2193EngrossRequires all habitat conservation plans to include an agreement for plan participants to enter into and maintain an annual service contract with a stand-by and response facility available to provide emergency medical and rehabilitation services to na...
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2020-05-13
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HB2097EngrossAuthorizes the Department of Health to consider processes that may allow cannabis or manufactured cannabis products that fail testing to be remediated. Allows the Department of Health to allow licensed dispensaries to provide educational and scientif...
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2020-05-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2454EngrossEstablishes the offense of criminal trespass on critical electrical infrastructure. Takes effect on 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-05-13
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HB2457EngrossBans the sale of flavored tobacco products. Prohibits mislabeling of e-liquid products containing nicotine. Establishes fines and penalties for violations. Authorizes a court to impose, as a penalty on a person eighteen to twenty-one years of age who...
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2020-05-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2420EngrossClarifies the meaning of "program or activity receiving state financial assistance". Excludes cases within the scope of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act from the jurisdiction of the Hawaii civil rights commission. Effective 12/31/2059....
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2020-05-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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