Bills Pending Hawaii Senate Ways and Means Committee

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HISB349IntroEstablishes the China-Hawaii Economic Council to further economic relations between China and Hawaii. Appropriations.
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2017-11-30
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HISB1231IntroAppropriates funds for capital improvement projects for the benefit of the 24th Senatorial District.
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2017-11-30
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HISB436IntroAppropriates funds for establishing three specialty shelters to temporarily house and serve homeless individuals.
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2017-11-30
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HISB1079IntroAppropriates moneys to construct two comfort stations in Makena state park. (SD1)
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2017-11-30
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HIHB232EngrossClarifies the allowable scope of collective bargaining negotiations regarding the rights and obligations of a public employer. Takes effect 1/7/2059. (SD1)
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2017-11-30
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HISB226IntroAppropriates funds for one full-time equivalent program coordinator and one full-time equivalent inspector position within department of agriculture, and program operations for the industrial hemp program. (SD1)
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2017-11-30
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HISB1305IntroEstablishes the vocational education out-of-school program. Establishes the vocational education program special fund. Makes an appropriation.
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2017-11-30
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HISB881IntroEstablishes a grant program to provide financial support for agriculture-related improvements to existing and emerging farms and agribusiness operations. (SD1)
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2017-11-30
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HIHB1544EngrossAdds increasing the production of food intended for human consumption that is produced and sold in the State to the list of acts that the Department of Agriculture must undertake as part of its statutorily-established responsibility of administering ...
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2017-11-30
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HISB230IntroAppropriates funds to the Hawaii emergency management agency for the purpose of supporting community resilience and preparedness programs.
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2017-11-30
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HISB159IntroAppropriates funds for capital improvement projects in the ninth senatorial district.
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2017-11-30
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HISB616IntroRequires that each public school has a part-time or full-time library. Requires the department of education to develop a plan to ensure that each school has a part-time or full-time library. Appropriates funds.
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2017-11-30
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HISB351IntroAmends various provisions related to the aha moku advisory committee, including budgetary requirements. Appropriates funds for expenses of the aha moku advisory committee and the annual puwalu. (SD1)
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2017-11-30
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HISB290IntroAuthorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds for design, plans, material, construction, and equipment for an extension of the Lahaina bypass road from north Keawe street to beyond Puukolii road.
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2017-11-30
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HISB268IntroAppropriates funds to the department of human services to create an integrated database of certain information related to homeless individuals for providers of homeless services and study the impact and feasibility of such a database. (SD1)
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2017-11-30
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HISB1252IntroAllocates money from the tourism special fund to help fund the intercollegiate athletic programs at the University of Hawaii at Manoa and University of Hawaii at Hilo to offset the higher costs that the University of Hawaii must pay for athletics com...
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2017-11-30
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HISB497IntroExpands the qualifying age for the preschool open doors program to children four years old and younger.
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2017-11-30
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HISB1190IntroExpands the National Board Certification Incentive Program to provide monetary incentives to school psychologists. Authorizes continuing bonuses for school psychologists in certain designated schools that improve and no longer carry a certain designa...
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2017-11-30
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HISB1207IntroAppropriates moneys to the Agribusiness Development Corporation for a study to be conducted in cooperation with the United States Army Corps of Engineers on the merits of acquiring Lake Wilson dam and spillway to upgrade the dam and develop pumped-st...
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2017-11-30
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HIHB1300EngrossRequires the Hawaii institute of marine biology at UH to conduct ongoing studies of the environmental impacts of sewage spills on affected coral reefs. Requires the institute of marine biology to submit an annual report to the legislature prior to th...
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HISB254IntroRequires the Hawaii housing finance and development corporation to coordinate with other state agencies to develop lands owned or administered by the State within one mile of transit station sites. Requires that developments on parcels or groups of c...
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2017-11-30
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HISB1249IntroEstablishes the Technology Innovation Corporation, a corporation attached to the High Technology Development Corporation, to assist in attracting high technology development opportunities to the State. Appropriates funds. (SD1)
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HISB1247IntroMakes an appropriation, subject to the availability of matching funds, to UH to conduct any studies necessary to ascertain the feasibility and benefits of establishing a small satellite launch and processing facility in the State, as well as to condu...
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HISB89IntroRelating To Revenue. Short form bill.
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2017-11-30
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HISB1193IntroEstablishes an income tax credit for certain producers who sell agricultural commodities directly to consumers. (SD1)
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2017-11-30
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HISB678IntroIncludes structures, machinery, equipment, and capital assets in the definition of capital infrastructure costs. Sets a new maximum amount of capital infrastructure tax credits that may be issued in any taxable year per qualified infrastructure tenan...
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2017-11-30
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HISB299IntroRequires the department of education to develop and implement a state plan for computer science education in all public schools. Requires public intermediate, middle, and high schools to offer computer science courses for grades six through twelve. A...
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2017-11-30
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HISB730IntroCreates the global primary care training program to combine the Hilo medical center primary care training program and the University of Hawaii family medicine residency program on Oahu so that the two programs collaborate and allow residents from eac...
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HISB1071IntroAuthorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds and appropriates funds from the issuance of those bonds for plans, design, construction, and equipment for a new gymnasium at Roosevelt High School.
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2017-11-30
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HISB580IntroAllows the HHFDC to negotiate leases for multi-family residential, commercial, and mixed-use projects on public lands for terms in excess of sixty-five years but not exceeding ninety-nine years. Gives the lessee a right of first refusal following a p...
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HISB1091IntroAppropriate moneys to DOA to enhance the biosecurity program by funding invasive incipient species management programs. (SD1)
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2017-11-30
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HISB1158IntroRequires pharmacy benefit managers to register with the insurance commissioner. (SD1)
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HISB591IntroAuthorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds for construction and infrastructure development projects to provide affordable housing units for middle class and low income residents. Allows moneys from the conveyance tax and the county surcharge...
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2017-11-30
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HISB229IntroAppropriates moneys for twelve permanent full-time equivalent positions in the vector control branch of the department of health.
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HISB1161IntroRequires that two members of the University of Hawaii board of regents be faculty members. Prohibits the University of Hawaii board of regents from increasing tuition fees until an unspecified date. Establishes a cap on the University of Hawaii's gen...
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HIHB875EngrossAppropriates funds for 5 full-time equivalent (5.00 FTE) temporary student intern II positions within the state historic preservation division. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2017-11-30
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HIHB233EngrossOffers employees of the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation whose positions will be abolished or directly affected by a reduction-in-force, workforce restructuring plan, or privatization the choice of receiving both special retirement benefits and volu...
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2017-11-30
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HISB1134IntroAppropriates funds for capital improvement projects in the third senatorial district.
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2017-11-30
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HISB690IntroAppropriates funds for a state civil service position to effectively track and monitor funds and expenditures related to habitat conservation plans and perform other tasks to benefit the recovery of threatened and endangered species.
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2017-11-30
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HISB662IntroMakes an appropriation for a grant-in-aid to W.H. Shipman, Ltd., for traffic plans and traffic lights in the Shipman Business Park.
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2017-11-30
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HISB608IntroAppropriates moneys for the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts to establish an Arts in the Military Program.
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2017-11-30
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HIHB670EngrossCreates the Hawaii Working Family Tax Credit, a refundable credit capped at 10 percent of the federal earned income tax credit. (HB670 HD1)
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2017-11-30
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HISB613IntroAppropriates funds for a full-time agricultural management position and equipment for the Kulani correctional facility agriculture operation.
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2017-11-30
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HISB1087IntroAllows transient accommodations brokers to register as tax collection agents to collect and remit general excise and transient accommodations taxes on behalf of operators and plan managers using their services. Ensures that the subject property is in...
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2017-11-30
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HISB1205IntroEstablishes a reimbursement transportation cost payment program within the DOA for geographically disadvantaged farmers and ranchers to reimburse eligible producers with a portion of the cost to transport eligible commodities or inputs used to produc...
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2017-11-30
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HISB1220IntroEstablishes a youth advisory commission within the office of youth services to advise the governor and legislature on issues relating to youth. Appropriates funds. (SD1)
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2017-11-30
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HISB1257IntroMakes an appropriation for the planning and design of scalable livestock harvest facilities to be expended by DOA. Takes effect 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2017-11-30
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HISB132IntroAppropriates funds for implementation of a stroke awareness communications plan. (SD1)
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2017-11-30
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HISB1127IntroAppropriates funds to UH for positions to implement capital improvement projects. Effective 5/12/2059. (SD1)
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2017-11-30
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HISB107IntroIncreases the minimum wage to $10.50 per hour in 2018 and $12 per hour in 2019, $13.50 per hour in 2020, and $15 per hour in 2021. Increases the tip credit to an unspecified amount of cents in 2018. Requires the department of labor and industrial rel...
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2017-11-30
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