Bills Pending Hawaii Senate Judiciary Committee

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HIHCR100Engross

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Requesting The Department Of The Attorney General To Develop And Implement A Program To Prevent, And To Assist Victims Of, Human Trafficking And Child Commercial Sexual Exploitation.
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2021-04-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHCR111Engross

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Asserting That Racism Is A Public Health Crisis And Urging The State To Commit To Recognizing And Addressing The Resulting Inequities.
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2021-04-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB542Engross

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Removes cannabidiol drugs that have been approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration from the list of Schedule V substances for consistency with federal laws. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2021-04-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB169Engross

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Amends the offense of disorderly conduct to include engaging in conduct with the intent to convey certain false or misleading information. Allows minors to apply for the expungement of a first-time offense. (HD1)
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2021-03-30
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB718Engross

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Requires the department of human services to compile information regarding employers having employees who receive public assistance and to submit a report to the legislature on the 50 employers with the highest number of employees receiving public as...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB446Engross

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Establishes a new offense of theft of a catalytic converter. Requires vehicle registration records and photocopies of driver's licenses to be kept for businesses engaged in the selling or negotiating the purchase of used motor vehicle parts or access...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB986Engross

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Requires diagnostic audiologic evaluation results of newborn hearing screening evaluations, or infants whose hearing status changes, to be provided to the department of health. (SD1)
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2021-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB458Engross

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Extends the renewal period from two years to four years for licensees who are seventy-two years of age or older but younger than eighty years of age. Effective 7/1/3021. (HD1)
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2021-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB987Engross

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Amends 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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2021-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB137Engross

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Provides that violations of liquor tax law shall be referred to the director of taxation for investigation. Repeals the general right of inspection without a warrant for potential violations of liquor tax law. Repeals the discretionary power of the l...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB498Engross

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Authorizes the department of land and natural resources to use in-lieu fee mitigation to restore, create, enhance, or preserve aquatic habitats or resources as compensatory mitigation. (SD1)
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2021-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB160Engross

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Subjects U-drive motor vehicles to the same motor vehicle registration fees as other motor vehicles. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2021-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB497Engross

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Prohibits the counties from requiring, as part of a county zoning ordinance or county rule, a developer with more than one residential unit to obtain the approval of any state agency unless that approval is expressly required by law. (SD1)
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2021-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB296Engross

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Restricts the use of leaf blowers in the Waikiki special improvement district within a residential zone or near a residence to between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on any day except Sunday or a state or federal holiday and between the hours o...
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2021-03-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB907Engross

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Repeals the Hawaii housing finance and development corporation's downpayment loan assistance program and homebuyers' club program. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2021-03-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB486Engross

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Specifies that a government agency does not assume ownership or jurisdiction over a disputed road through any maintenance or repair activities. Authorizes the State to transfer ownership of roads in favor of counties by quitclaim if requested by the ...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1090Engross

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Amends requirements for child passengers. Requires rear facing child safety seats for children less than two years of age. Requires the use of child safety seats or booster seats for certain children less than ten years of age. Raises certain fines f...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1124Engross

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Amends the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act to require appraisals of improvements to identify the replacement cost or the leasehold market value. Grants authority to DHHL, to authorize second position loans on homestead leases by approved lenders. Requi...
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2021-03-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB508Engross

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Increases the fines associated with the illegal use of consumer fireworks and display fireworks, articles pyrotechnic, and aerial devices outside of the times permitted by law. Effective 1/1/2050. (HD1)
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2021-03-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB161Engross

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Allows the director of finance of a county to require payment of outstanding charges owed to the county for the towing, removal, or disposal of an abandoned or derelict vehicle within the county before issuing a motor vehicle certificate of registrat...
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2021-03-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR135Intro

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Requesting The Judiciary To Consider Written Statements From Victims Or Families Of Victims When Approving A Plea-bargain.
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2021-03-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR113Intro

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Condemning All Forms Of Anti-asian Sentiment As Related To Covid-19 And Urging Greater Investment In Federal, State, And Local Resources To Develop And Support Communitywide Solutions.
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2021-03-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISCR156Intro

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Reaffirming A Commitment To Ending Systemic Racism And Injustice In Hawaii And Throughout The United States.
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2021-03-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISCR180Intro

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Requesting The City And County Of Honolulu To Include In The Penalty For Park Closure Offenses A Mandatory Thirty-day Ban.
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2021-03-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR121Intro

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Reaffirming A Commitment To Ending Systemic Racism And Injustice In Hawaii And Throughout The United States.
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2021-03-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1119Engross

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Clarifies that social welfare organizations granted tax exempt Requires social welfare organizations granted tax exempt status under 501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code that donate or contribute to noncandidate committees, engage in electioneering...
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2021-03-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR145Intro

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Requesting The City And County Of Honolulu To Include In The Penalty For Park Closure Offenses A Mandatory Thirty-day Ban.
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2021-03-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISCR112Intro

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Urging The Congress Of The United States To Call A Convention For Proposing Amendments Pursuant To Article V Of The United States Constitution Limited To Proposing Amendments That Impose Fiscal Restraints On The Federal Government, Limit The Power An...
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2021-03-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISCR145Intro

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Condemning All Forms Of Anti-asian Sentiment As Related To Covid-19 And Urging Greater Investment In Federal, State, And Local Resources To Develop And Support Communitywide Solutions.
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2021-03-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR89Intro

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Urging The Congress Of The United States To Call A Convention For Proposing Amendments Pursuant To Article V Of The United States Constitution Limited To Proposing Amendments That Impose Fiscal Restraints On The Federal Government, Limit The Power An...
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2021-03-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISCR60Intro

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Requesting The United States Food And Drug Administration To Eliminate Its Blood Donor Deferral Policy On The Collection Of Blood And Blood Components From Men Who Have Sex With Men.
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2021-03-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR42Intro

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Requesting The United States Food And Drug Administration To Eliminate Its Blood Donor Deferral Policy On The Collection Of Blood And Blood Components From Men Who Have Sex With Men.
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2021-03-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB144Engross

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Increases the monetary threshold that triggers disclosure of electioneering communications. Requires that disclosures of electioneering communications occur on the date the electioneering communications are publicly distributed. Classifies election a...
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2021-03-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB248Engross

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Authorizes members of secular or non-religious organizations to solemnize marriages and civil unions. Requires every person or society licensed to solemnize marriages or civil unions to pay a fee for each marriage ceremony or civil union solemnizatio...
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2021-03-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1118Engross

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Requires any organization, association, party, or individual that is financially involved in the political process to file a financial disclosure with the campaign spending commission. Requires noncandidate committees to provide to the campaign spend...
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2021-03-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB571Engross

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Establishes the felony offense of importation, sale, or possession of a childlike sex doll. Effective 1/1/2050. (HD2)
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2021-03-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB818Engross

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Provides that the facts and circumstances to be considered in establishing the offenses of criminal trespass in the second degree and criminal trespass onto state lands may include but not be limited to authenticated photographs, video recordings, or...
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2021-03-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB686Engross

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Amends the offense of burglary in the second degree to include intentionally entering or remaining unlawfully on a critical electrical infrastructure. (HD2)
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2021-03-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB884Engross

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Requires the OIP director to rule or provide written guidance on an agency denial or granting of access to information or records. Requires the OIP director to receive and resolve complaints under Hawaii's sunshine law either by determining whether a...
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2021-03-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB337Engross

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Requires the language and meaning of any proposed constitutional amendment and ratification question to be simple, concise, and direct to the extent practicable. Allows the presiding officers of the legislature to request a written opinion of the sup...
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2021-03-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB340Engross

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Proposes an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Hawaii to require the judicial selection commission to be guided by principles of merit in the selection of judicial nominations and the retention of judges and justices.
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2021-03-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1339Engross

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Establishes requirements for institution of and causes for impeachment of the governor or lieutenant governor.
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2021-03-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB674Engross

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Limits electioneering communication disclosure requirements to noncandidate committees.
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2021-03-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB339Engross

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Makes decisions of the family court appealable to the supreme court instead of the intermediate court of appeals. Effective 7/1/2060. (HD1)
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2021-03-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1245Engross

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Establishes an expeditious adjudication system for the processing of fireworks infractions. Appropriates funds. Effective 1/1/2050. (HD2)
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2021-03-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1075Engross

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Beginning 11/1/2022, prohibits the lieutenant governor, while holding the office of the lieutenant governor, from maintaining any other employment, maintaining a controlling interest in a business, or receiving any emolument, beginning on the sixty-f...
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2021-03-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB711Intro

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Requires all letterheads, documents, symbols, and emblems of the State and other political subdivisions that include Hawaiian words or names to include accurate and appropriate Hawaiian names, spelling, and punctuation. Establishes references for acc...
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2021-02-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB278Intro

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Prohibits the microtargeting of political advertisements on television and social media based on online behavioral data, demographic characteristics, and geographic location below the electoral district level.
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2021-02-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB160Intro

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Changes the deadline to file nomination papers for public office from the first Tuesday in June to the first Tuesday in May for certain elections.
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2021-02-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB738Intro

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Removes psilocybin and psilocyn from the list of Schedule I substances. Requires the Department of Health to establish designated treatment centers for the therapeutic administration of psilocybin and psilocyn. Establishes a review panel to review an...
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2021-02-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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