Hawaii Senator Angus McKelvey [D]

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HISCR27Intro
25%
Encouraging The United States Navy To Eradicate Octocoral And Other Invasive Species From Pearl Harbor.
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2024-03-05
Offered.
HISR17Intro
25%
Encouraging The United States Navy To Eradicate Octocoral And Other Invasive Species From Pearl Harbor.
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2024-03-05
Offered.
HISCR26Intro
25%
Requesting The Auditor To Conduct A Social And Financial Assessment Of Proposed Mandatory Health Insurance Coverage For Step Therapy Requirements For Stage Two Through Stage Five Cancer.
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2024-03-05
Offered.
HISB2092Intro
25%
Requires the Public Utilities Commission to direct each electric utility company in the State to file proposals for programs to provide certain benefits to residential property owners in fire-prone areas that install electric infrastructure improveme...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2133Engross
50%
Authorizes HHFDC to issue bonds for housing project infrastructure and finance the development of regional state infrastructure projects. Exempts bonds issued by HHFDC for improvements by assessments, and the interest thereon, from state, county, and...
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2024-03-01
Received from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 32).
HISB1590Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Agriculture to assess the steps necessary for the State to supplement federal authority to perform meat inspections within the State. Requires the Department of Agriculture to assess the steps necessary to transfer full aut...
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2024-03-01
One Day Notice 03-05-24.
HISB370Intro
25%
Removes the exemption that allowed owners of multiple parking facilities within the State to designate and electrify fewer parking spaces than required in one or more of the properties if the requirement for the total number of aggregate spaces on al...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2182Intro
25%
Makes permanent the Ocean Stewardship Special Fund.
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2024-03-01
One Day Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2319Intro
25%
Proposes a constitutional amendment to increase the mandatory retirement age for justices and judges from 70 to 75 years.
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2024-03-01
One Day Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2305Intro
25%
Establishes a Silver Alert Program within the Department of Law Enforcement to help locate and safeguard missing persons who are sixty-five years of age or older, cognitively impaired, or developmentally disabled. Declares that the general fund expen...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2310Engross
50%
Prohibits a person from using a location tracker to harass, stalk, or perpetuate a crime against another person without their knowledge. (SD1)
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2024-03-01
Pass First Reading
HISB2308Intro
25%
Establishes additional fines and penalties for convictions of speeding in a school zone. (SD1)
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2397Intro
25%
Excludes from any waiting list maintained by the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands any lessee or successor who sells or transfers their lease on a tract of Hawaiian home lands for personal gain. Establishes that the Hawaiian Homes Commission shall ha...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2474Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations to establish and administer a family leave insurance program. Provides family leave insurance benefits and extends the period of family leave to 16 weeks for businesses that employ 1 or more e...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2461Intro
25%
Amends the circumstances under which medical cannabis may be transported by and between dispensaries. Requires the Department of Health to adopt rules within a certain time period. Takes effect 7/1/2040. (SD2)
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2561Intro
25%
Prohibits intentionally leaving or confining pet animals in a vehicle under conditions that endanger their health, safety, or well-being. Permits law enforcement officers, animal control officers, and firefighters to enter an unattended vehicle to pr...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2617Intro
25%
Requires the Legislative Reference Bureau to conduct a study and report on the forty-one states in the country that have enacted laws limiting the sale of real property to foreign individuals or entities, and how those laws and related constitutional...
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2024-03-01
One Day Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2526Intro
25%
Requires the Technology Services Consolidation Working Group, established by Act 179, SLH 2022, to assist the Office of Enterprise Technology Services in working with certain state agencies to inventory and categorize the business criticality of each...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2546Intro
25%
Requires hunting guides who take their clients to hunt on private lands to first obtain written permission from the owner of the private land, or occupier or holder, where appropriate. Requires hunting guides to provide copies of the written permissi...
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2024-03-01
One Day Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2497Intro
25%
Amends the tax credit for research activities by: (1) increasing the total amount of certified credits to an unspecified amount; (2) extending the sunset date of the credit to 12/31/29; and (3) amending the definition of qualified high technology bus...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2605Intro
25%
Beginning 1/1/2025, requires health insurers, mutual benefit societies, and health maintenance organizations to provide health insurance coverage for various sexual and reproductive health care services. Applies this coverage to health benefits plans...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2601Engross
50%
Expands the time period by which a civil action for childhood sexual abuse may be initiated. Authorizes a court to require personnel of legal entities to undergo training on trauma-informed response.
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2024-03-01
Received from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 38).
HISB2600Engross
50%
Authorizes the use of electronic mail to deliver certain documents when purchasing a condominium.
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2024-03-01
Received from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 37).
HISB2532Intro
25%
Clarifies that the secured areas appurtenant to a building, including a multi-unit building, are included as dwellings for the purposes of prosecuting offenses under chapter 708, HRS. Allows the owner of the building, an owner of an individual unit o...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2569Intro
25%
Allows a person who employs or contracts with a health care worker who suffers an act of violence at the health care facility to report the event to law enforcement and petition for a temporary restraining order and injunction under certain circumsta...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2770Intro
25%
Allows the counties to establish, by ordinance, an opt-in program that allows an annual payment in lieu of real property taxes on the land or improvements thereon that are actively used to produce or store renewable energy that is sold to an electric...
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2024-03-01
One Day Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2859Intro
25%
Authorizes the use of a master certificate of title for new common interest communities to simplify and streamline the operation of the land court. Takes effect 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2024-03-01
One Day Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2787Intro
25%
Establishes within the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations' Office of Community Services the Immigration Services and Access Unit. Appropriates moneys for the unit, including for new positions. Declares that the appropriation exceeds the gen...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2842Intro
25%
Establishes the Wildfire Mitigation Working Group within the Department of Land and Natural Resources to advise and make recommendations to state agencies concerning the State's wildfire safety and prevention efforts. Makes an appropriation. Declares...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2828Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Accounting and General Services to convert vacant Engineer (Buildings) V positions to Project Manager II positions and requires that the salaries of the converted positions be comparable to Project Manager II class, SR-26.
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2024-03-01
Received from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 39).
HISB2836Intro
25%
Establishes within the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism the Interagency Council for Maui Housing Recovery to coordinate and facilitate Maui's permanent housing recovery and facilitate consultation and collaboration between st...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2728Intro
25%
Reestablishes the Appraisal Management Company Registration Program within the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs to conform with the minimum standards of the Appraisal Management Companies Final Rule and federal Dodd-Frank Wall Street Refor...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2731Intro
25%
Creates special number plates to honor veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. (SD1)
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2817Intro
25%
Makes an appropriation to the University of Hawaii to establish 5 full-time equivalent (5.0 FTE) faculty positions at the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources. Declares that the appropriation exceeds the state general fund expenditure ...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2725Intro
25%
For taxable years beginning after 12/31/2023, adds a definition for "qualified member" and repeals the definitions for "direct member" and "indirect member" as used in the State's pass-through entity taxation election law. For pass-through entities e...
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2024-03-01
One Day Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2850Intro
25%
Authorizes the Director of Commerce and Consumer Affairs to appoint an organization as the limited owner of a cemetery, under certain circumstances, for the purposes of filing complaints and engaging in certain security and perpetual care activities ...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2866Intro
25%
Requires governmental bodies of the executive branch of the State to develop an online project management platform by a certain date. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2782Intro
25%
Requires the Office of Enterprise Technology Services to develop multilingual accessibility standards. Appropriates funds to establish 1 full-time position (1.0 FTE) to develop multilingual accessibility standards within the Office of Enterprise Tech...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2814Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Agriculture, in collaboration with the Agribusiness Development Corporation and the counties, to conduct a water infrastructure study for the State of Hawaii. Appropriates moneys. Declares that the appropriation exceeds the ...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2726Intro
25%
Requires the Legislative Reference Bureau to conduct a study on how certain other states approach the following subjects as they relate to condominiums: ombudsman programs, licensing for management, alternative dispute resolution, governmental regula...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2687Intro
25%
Prohibits a person from distributing, or entering into an agreement with another person to distribute, materially deceptive media unless the media contains a disclaimer or the person is a broadcaster required to distribute the media pursuant to feder...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2831Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Taxation, under certain circumstances, to assist a county in levying, assessing, collecting, and otherwise administering the county transient accommodations tax, including delinquencies and penalties, for a 6-year period ...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2841Intro
25%
Designates May 15 of each year as Water Safety Day, to recognize and spread awareness of the drowning pandemic and to educate Hawaii's youth in becoming safer in and around the water.
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2024-03-01
One Day Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2885Intro
25%
Establishes a homeless triage center program working group within the Statewide Office of Homelessness and Housing Solutions in the Department of Human Services. Declares that the appropriation exceeds the state general fund expenditure ceiling for 2...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2908Intro
25%
Prohibits residential rent increases in affected areas for an unspecified period after a severe storm warning or issuance of an emergency proclamation. Takes effect 1/1/2042. (SD1)
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2024-03-01
One Day Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2904Intro
25%
Amends emergency management law to protect tenants, mortgagors, consumers, and residents for certain periods of time after the issuance of a gubernatorial or mayoral emergency proclamation. (SD2)
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2942Intro
25%
Allows minors under the age of sixteen to work in theatrical employment provided that the employer procures a valid certificate of employment, and the minor is accompanied by a parent, guardian, or a certain responsible adult. Requires a nurse certif...
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2024-03-01
One Day Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2937Intro
25%
Repeals the sunset date for the exemption of laboratory school programs of the Hawaiian language college at the University of Hawaii at Hilo from state English-medium standards, assessments, performance ratings, staff qualifications, and staff traini...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2945Intro
25%
Establishes a Task Force to conduct a statewide study on the accessibility of ignition interlock devices and any national best practices. (SD2)
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
HISB2974Intro
25%
Establishes a Business Revitalization Task Force within the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism to identify methods to improve Hawaii's general economic competitiveness and business climate, including the mitigation of regulator...
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2024-03-01
48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-24.
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