Bills Pending Hawaii House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee

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HISB2284EngrossProhibits a health care insurer, mutual benefit society, or health maintenance organization from requiring an insured, subscriber, member, or enrollee diagnosed with stage two through stage four cancer to undergo step therapy prior to covering the in...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2818EngrossRequires the Public Utilities Commission to contract with HNEI to conduct an independent renewable gas study. Appropriates funds from the Public Utilities Commission Special Fund. Amends the definition of renewable portfolio standard to be a percenta...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HIHR85IntroUrging The Department Of Commerce And Consumer Affairs And The Commissioner Of Securities To Be Notified Of And Authorized To Attend Any Meeting At Which Public Employees Are Subject To A Broker-dealer Offering Brokerage Services To Those Public Empl...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2655EngrossExempts a public utility from seeking approval from the public utilities commission to place, construct, erect, or build a high-voltage electric transmission system under certain circumstances. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2072EngrossRequires the governor; DBEDT; and Hawaii state energy office to develop a strategic plan that outlines benchmarks to help achieve the statutory renewable portfolio standard goals and zero emissions clean economy target. Requires the Hawaii state ener...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2503EngrossEstablishes the time of transfer individual wastewater system inspection program to oversee the inspection and repair of any individual wastewater system at the time of the property's sale or transfer. Excludes certain sales or transfers. Effective 7...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2050EngrossEstablishes a regulatory framework for products containing cannabidiol that were manufactured legally through approved government programs. Clarifies that these products are not considered adulterated food, beverage, or cosmetic products. Prohibits m...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB3036EngrossRepeals the renewable energy technologies income tax credit for solar energy systems installed and placed in service for commercial properties that require a power purchase agreement (PPA) approved by the PUC, except for certain solar energy systems....
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB3122EngrossRequires the state council on developmental disabilities to convene a working group to study the design and implementation of a program for providing home- and community-based services to individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities wh...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2584EngrossEstablishes the dental assistant task force within DCCA. Requires a report to the legislature. Effective 6/18/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2637EngrossRequires the department of health to establish, implement, and evaluate a statewide program for early identification of, and intervention for, lead poisoning in children. Requires all children be tested for lead poisoning. Requires primary care provi...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2587EngrossEstablishes regulatory framework for small dollar lenders in article 9 of chapter 412, HRS. Specifies various consumer protection requirements for small dollar loans. Beginning 1/1/2022, requires licensure for small dollar lenders that offer small do...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2326EngrossBeginning 7/1/2021: bans the manufacture of a personal care product, except a non-prescription drug, that contains synthetic plastic microbeads. Beginning 7/1/2022: bans the sale or offer for sale of a personal care product, except a non-prescription...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2872EngrossIncreases the monetary amount an injured homeowner may recover from the Contractors Recovery Fund. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HIHCR104IntroUrging The Department Of Commerce And Consumer Affairs And The Commissioner Of Securities To Be Notified Of And Authorized To Attend Any Meeting At Which Public Employees Are Subject To A Broker-dealer Offering Brokerage Services To Those Public Empl...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2955EngrossIncludes Hawaii-grown green coffee, cherry coffee, and parchment coffee in the coffee labeling requirements. Requires coffee blend labels to disclose geographic origins and regional origins and per cent by weight of the blended coffees. Prohibits usi...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2085EngrossAppropriates funds to the department of education to provide public school and public charter school students with behavior analysis services. Requires the department to seek any necessary approvals from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2429EngrossExtends the state-funded medical assistance provided to pregnant women for up to twelve months post-pregnancy in certain circumstances. Allows additional medicaid insurance coverage to women and their newborn children for health-related issues becaus...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2721EngrossRequires the department of health to implement the auditor's recommendations for the deposit beverage container program, including developing a risk-based selection process to select reports submitted by distributors and redemption centers for audit....
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2439EngrossRequires health insurers, mutual benefit societies, and health maintenance organizations to provide coverage for the cost of auto-injectable epinephrine based on appropriate weight-based dosage for insured persons eighteen years of age or younger, be...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB31EngrossAmends the definition of "preceptor" and "volunteer-based supervised clinical training rotation" to improve accessibility for providers to receive income tax credits for acting as preceptors. Include the director of health on the preceptor credit ass...
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2020-03-16
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HISB3091EngrossEnables the Hawaii medical board to certify emergency medical responders other than emergency ambulance service personnel. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-16
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HISB2278EngrossProhibits nonparticipating health care providers from balance billing patients in specific circumstances. Establishes rate calculation requirements for reimbursement of nonparticipating providers. Requires the insurance commissioner to refer certain ...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2883EngrossClarifies that churches granted an exemption under section 441-22.1, Hawaii Revised Statutes, are exempt from all requirements of chapter 441, Hawaii Revised Statutes, and that other exempted entities shall comply with any provision of this chapter u...
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2020-03-16
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HISB2724EngrossProhibits the use of lead-based paint on outdoor structures after 12/31/2021. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-16
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HISB2706EngrossAmends certain land subdivision and condominium property regime laws related to agricultural land, as recommended pursuant to Act 278, Session Laws of Hawaii 2019, to ensure condominium property regime projects within the agricultural district are us...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2827EngrossExpands the uses of the transaction fee for recordings in the bureau of conveyances and land court authorized under Act 120, SLH 2009. Applies the fee to all services rendered by the bureau pursuant to chapters 501 and 502, HRS. Repeals the transacti...
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2989EngrossAllows candidates seeking election to use campaign funds for child care costs, under certain conditions. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2879EngrossExpands the pool of persons eligible to receive restitution from the mortgage loan recovery fund. Authorizes the director of commerce and consumer affairs to issue orders for restitution. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2787EngrossAuthorizes the department of health to issue permits to medical cannabis dispensaries for the delivery of medical cannabis and manufactured cannabis products to qualifying patients or primary caregivers if certain conditions are met. Authorizes the d...
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2541EngrossBeginning July 1, 2022, requires massage therapy licensees to complete twelve hours of continuing education within the two-year period preceding the renewal date, two hours of which shall include first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or emergency...
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2727EngrossExempts a beverage dealer who is located in a high density population area from operating a redemption center if the dealer is located within 1 mile of a certified redemption center operated independently of the dealer. Requires the department of hea...
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB3099EngrossImplements the recommendations of the Hawaii Sea Level Rise Vulnerability and Adaptation Report issued by the Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Commission. Makes an appropriation to the Department of Health to conduct a sea level rise m...
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2020-03-13
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HISB2586EngrossPermits qualifying patients to be reimbursed by health insurers, mutual benefit societies, and health maintenance organizations for amounts spent on medical cannabis and manufactured cannabis products. Limits the monthly amount of reimbursement. Requ...
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2020-03-13
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HIHR176IntroRequesting The Department Of Health To Convene A Medicinal Psilocybin Working Group To Examine The Medicinal And Therapeutic Effects Of Psilocybin And Develop A Longterm Strategic Plan To Ensure The Availability Of Medicinal Psilocybin Or Psilocybin-...
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2059EngrossEstablishes an income tax credit for taxpayers who are required to fill and seal abandoned wells on their real property. Clarifies the definition of the term "abandoned well". Requires sellers of real property to disclose the existence of wells on th...
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HIHCR195IntroRequesting The Department Of Health To Convene A Medicinal Psilocybin Working Group To Examine The Medicinal And Therapeutic Effects Of Psilocybin And Develop A Longterm Strategic Plan To Ensure The Availability Of Medicinal Psilocybin Or Psilocybin-...
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2917EngrossAllows advanced practice registered nurses, pharmacists serving customers, authorized employees of the department of human services med-QUEST division, and licensed health care providers or delegates of the providers employed by the United States Dep...
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2544EngrossEstablishes a working group to consider and make recommendations on the scope of practice for acupuncturists. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-13
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HISB2919EngrossRequires that the dispensing of a pharmacist-prescribed opioid antagonist be reported to the State's electronic prescription accountability system. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2273EngrossProvides purchasers of time shares with rescission rights if there is a material change to the information contained in the disclosure statement. Requires developers to provide notice to the purchaser regarding any pertinent or material change made t...
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2020-03-12
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2084EngrossClarifies that the definition of "resident person" under the Hawaii Real Property Tax Act does not include foreign partnerships, foreign limited liability partnerships, foreign limited partnerships, or foreign limited liability companies. Effective 7...
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2020-03-12
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2101EngrossAmends the excise tax rate on large cigars. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-03-12
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HISB2049EngrossAmends the information required to be in a time share disclosure statement, under certain circumstances. Amends the information required to be on a developer registration renewal application. Expands the information developers are not required to inc...
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2020-03-12
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HIHR178IntroConvening A Task Force To Examine And Recommend Laws And Regulations To Protect Independent Repair Options.
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2020-03-11
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HIHCR197IntroConvening A Task Force To Examine And Recommend Laws And Regulations To Protect Independent Repair Options.
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2020-03-11
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HISB2996EngrossProhibits landlords from recovering possession of a dwelling unit from tenants if it is uninhabitable. Sets a tenant's liability for rent if it is uninhabitable. Provides remedies for retaliatory evictions. Takes effect 8/26/2050. (SD1)
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2020-03-11
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HISB2034EngrossEstablishes enhanced penalties for multiple violations of the same liquor law by licensees in a county with a population of 500,000 or more under certain circumstances.
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2020-03-09
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2752EngrossAllows a landlord or landlord's agent to charge an application screening fee as part of the applicant screening process for renting residential property. Limits the amount that may be charged for an application screening fee. Requires the landlord or...
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2020-03-09
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2639EngrossClarifies meaning of existing statute relating to towing of abandoned vehicles by adding definitions; requires tow and storage companies to accept credit cards; includes penalties consistent with unfair practices per chapter 480, Hawaii Revised Statu...
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2020-03-09
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
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