Bills Pending Hawaii Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee

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HISB2787IntroAuthorizes 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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2020-01-28
[Hearing: Jan 31 @ 9:30 am]
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2882IntroAligns the license renewal requirements with those of other professions and vocations. Removes the use of rates from comparable ports for rate increase petitions.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2768IntroProvides a limited exemption from state licensure requirements to out-of-state physicians who accompany a sports team to a specific sporting event in Hawaii or are invited to provide services at a national sport training center, event, or competition...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2884IntroIncreases the balance that may be retained in the Public Utilities Commission Special Fund at the end of each fiscal year from $1,000,000 to $3,000,000.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2874IntroEstablishes the Safe Home Program to provide matching and nonmatching grants for installation of wind resistive devices to single-family, owner-occupied, residential property owners. Creates one temporary position within the Insurance Division of the...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2733IntroEstablishes an intervenor compensation program to provide compensation to intervenors who make a substantial contribution to a Public Utilities Commission proceeding that produces a positive result or savings for consumers. Appropriates funds.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2905IntroAuthorizes expenditures from the mental health and substance abuse special fund to be used for capital improvement projects.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB3044IntroClassifies the offense of assault in the second degree of a health care security professional as a class C felony.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2871IntroAllows the Contractors License Board and the Real Estate Commission to adjust, reduce, suspend, or cease collection of recovery fund and education fund fees when fund levels are adequate to carry out the statutory mandates for which the funds were cr...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2879IntroExpands the pool of persons eligible to receive restitution from the Mortgage Loan Recovery Fund.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2900IntroAmends the newborn hearing screening statute to mandate reporting of diagnostic audiologic evaluation results to improve hearing follow-up of infants. Updates definitions and terminology.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2985IntroProvides veterinarians who provide emergency care to an animal immunity from civil liability in the absence of gross negligence. Provides veterinarians who render emergency treatment when there is no veterinarian-client-patient relationship, immunity...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2237IntroEnsures the protection and promotion of the health and well-being of all infants born alive in the State. Mandates medically appropriate and reasonable life-saving and life-sustaining medical care and treatment to all born alive infants. Establishes ...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB3075IntroRequires the board of psychology to establish a pilot program to grant prescriptive authority to qualified psychologist applicants in counties with a population of less than 100,000 persons. Repeals on 8/31/2025.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2034IntroEstablishes 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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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2752IntroAllows 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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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2903IntroBans the sale of flavored tobacco products. Effective January 1, 2021.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2902IntroEstablishes the offense of unlawful shipment of tobacco products. Includes e-liquid and electronic smoking devices within the definition of "tobacco products", as used in the cigarette tax and tobacco tax law. Increases the license fee for persons en...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2754IntroBans the import for profit, sale, and offer for sale of any cosmetic in the State if the final product or any component of the final product was developed or manufactured using animal testing performed on or after 1/1/2021.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2890IntroAllows a person who: is married to an active duty member in the military; accompanies his or her spouse on a permanent change of station to Hawaii; and holds a current, unencumbered license in another jurisdiction in specific professions to apply for...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2776IntroDirects the Department of Health to fill the vacant division chief staff position within the Environmental Management Division by 10/1/2020, require the Clean Water Branch to perform water quality testing during brown water advisories, inform the pub...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2877IntroClarifies that the practicum internship experience requirement shall be included with the course work in counseling requirement for mental health counselors. Clarifies the supervision requirements of licensure for mental health counselors by permitti...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB3043IntroClarifies that all condominiums may amend their declarations by the vote or written consent of owners representing at least sixty-seven per cent of the common interest, unless amended by the unit owners to require a higher percentage. Clarifies the d...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2925IntroAmends the law relating to use of credit cards to pay for airport charges to add the use of debit cards and online electronic payments; allows the airports to pay for processing fees and charges; imposes additional processing fees or charges upon the...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2897IntroAmends the marriage license statute to support the Hawaii Birth Defects Program, modernization of the vital statistics system, and operating costs of marriage license agents.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2772IntroUpdates the definition of "usable cannabis" to mean the dried leaves and flowers of a plant from the genus Cannabis.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2852IntroIncreases the Hula Mae Multifamily Revenue Bond authorization ceiling amount to continue financing affordable rental housing statewide.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2982IntroSets a date for the transition of the Oahu region's health care facilities from the Hawaii health systems corporation to the department of health. Establishes a working group to develop a comprehensive plan that addresses all necessary components of ...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2506IntroAuthorizes the mental health and substance abuse special fund to be used for certain capital improvements. Repeals on June 30, 2025.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2791IntroEstablishes a requirement that persons under 21 years of age who use tobacco at a public school or public school function attend a tobacco education course. Persons under 18 years of age shall be accompanied to the course by their parent or guardian....
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2238IntroProhibits the abortion of a fetus that is capable of feeling pain. Prohibits abortions by dismemberment. Provides certain exceptions. Establishes penalties.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB3136IntroEstablishes the Drug Disposal Program, administered by the Department of the Attorney General, to dispose of prescription and over-the-counter drugs in a safe, secure, and environmentally friendly manner. Establishes the Drug Disposal Special Fund an...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2983IntroAppropriates funds for the health care provider loan repayment program.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2753IntroProhibits the manufacture and sale of animal fur products, with certain exceptions. Effective 1/1/21.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB3130IntroAllows any cemetery authority to be exempted from licensing, bonding, and fee requirements when selling or offering use of its property or portion thereof for the inurnment of cremated remains of its members, adherents, and their families.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2980IntroRequires the Hawaii Health Authority to establish a five-year all-payer health care pilot program in a county with a population greater than 500,000. Requires certain payers to deposit contributions into the all-payer health care pilot program revolv...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB3175IntroAppropriates funds for the state health insurance assistance program.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2901IntroAmends the hearing and vision program statute to increase the early identification of children with hearing or vision loss, by establishing consistent protocols for hearing and vision screening and follow-up, screener training, and data collection fo...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2748IntroExempts gross proceeds from the sale of certain medical services from the general excise tax.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB3128IntroRequires the Hawaii Health Authority to establish a five-year all-payer health care pilot program in a county with a population greater than 500,000. Requires certain payers to deposit contributions into the all-payer health care pilot program revolv...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2872IntroIncreases the monetary amount an injured homeowner may recover from the Contractors Recovery Fund.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2876IntroAmends various portions of Hawaii Revised Statutes title 24 to update and improve existing Insurance Code provisions.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2880IntroApplies section 92-28, Hawaii Revised Statutes, to all fees collected by the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2984IntroAuthorizes advanced practice registered nurses and other licensed qualified health care providers to perform abortions.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2878IntroAuthorizes the Board of Massage Therapy to promulgate and enforce sanitation rules for massage establishments. Repeals section 452-19(a), Hawaii Revised Statutes, in favor of existing statutes that already treat unlicensed activity as a misdemeanor. ...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2875IntroAllows mixed martial arts promoters to pay fighters with cash.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2873IntroProtects vulnerable adults from financial exploitation in relation to securities.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2419IntroMakes violations of voting requirements for elections of a condominium association subject to the enforcement powers of the Real Estate Commission.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2721IntroRequires 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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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB3127IntroDirects HHA to submit to the legislature a comprehensive health plan that includes an all-payer model and a funding source for the unfunded liabilities of the employer-union health benefits trust fund. Amends the requirements for appointment to HHA. ...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
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