Hawaii Senator Clarence Nishihara [D]

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HISB665Enroll

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Makes intentionally providing false information concerning the name or address of a person paying for a campaign advertisement a class C felony. Authorizes criminal prosecution for campaign finance law violations in addition to criminal fines. Increa...
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB1411Enroll

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Increases civil and administrative fines for certain violations of historic and preservation requirements and makes violators liable for costs associated with mitigation or preservation measures. (CD1)
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2032Enroll

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Establishes the Hawaii Genetic Information Privacy Act. Requires direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies to adhere to certain requirements pertaining to the collection, use, and disclosure of genetic data. Establishes fines for violations. Allow...
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2076Enroll

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Requires University of Hawaii and the Hawaii Broadband and Digital Equity Office (Office) to convene a working group to determine the appropriate governance structure to operate, maintain, and oversee broadband assets. Appropriates funds for three fu...
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2274Enroll

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Increases the Center for Nursing fee from $40 to $60 per licensing biennium. (CD1)
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2279Enroll

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Regulates the purchase of catalytic converters by used motor vehicle parts dealers and palladium, platinum, and rhodium by scrap dealers and recyclers. Subjects persons who violate related provisions to a class C felony. Establishes the felony offens...
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2387Enroll

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Requires agencies to publicly post the justification for cancelling an invitation for bids or request for proposals, for a minimum of ten days, on a purchasing agency's website, government electronic notification system, or by any other means the pro...
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2641Enroll

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Appropriates funds for residential programs that allow minor children to remain with their mothers while participating in the program, to reduce the risk of trauma and multigenerational incarceration, including communitybased furlough programs, resid...
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2621Enroll

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Appropriates funds to the Department of Agriculture to establish bovine tuberculosis control operations on Molokai, including staff, land, and equipment. (CD1)
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2624Enroll

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Requires the Department of Health to implement a telehealth pilot project and publish an evaluation report on the telehealth pilot project outcomes. Requires the Department to implement and administer a rural health care pilot project to provide phys...
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2720Enroll

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Allows new electric vehicle charging stations and certain upgrades having a single port to qualify for a rebate. Removes the $500,000 cap on the electric vehicle charging station rebate program. Specifies that no rebates shall be approved after avail...
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2826Enroll

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Establishes a career development success program within the Department of Education to provide financial incentives for participating public high schools to encourage students enrolled in grades nine through twelve to enroll in and successfully compl...
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2821Enroll

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Requires the Department of Education to provide menstrual products free of charge to all students on all public school campuses. (CD1)
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2869Enroll

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Allows obligees under an order solely for spousal support to elect to enforce the order pursuant to chapters 651, 652, and 653, Hawaii Revised Statutes, rather than through the clerk of the court. (CD1)
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2824Enroll

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Amends the minimum qualifications for Board of Education members. (CD1)
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2822Enroll

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Authorizes the Department of Education to offer optional asthma education instruction to students and provide asthma training to teachers and other department employees who interact with students. (CD1)
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2818Enroll

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Establishes the position of Summer Learning Coordinator within the Department of Education. Makes an appropriation to fund the position. (CD1)
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB3158Enroll

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Establishes the Electric Bicycle and Electric Moped Rebate Program and subaccount to encourage the purchase and use of electric bicycles and electric mopeds. Appropriates funds for the electric bicycle and electric moped subaccount. (CD1)
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB3179Enroll

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Requires the Department of Land and Natural Resources' Division of Forestry and Wildlife to adopt rules and issue funds to licensed hunters at a per unit rate for feral axis deer herd management. (CD1)
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB3289Enroll

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Establishes the Hawaii Retirement Savings Program, administered by the Hawaii Retirement Savings Board, in consultation with the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations and Department of Budget and Finance, to provide a state-facilitated payroll...
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB3298Enroll

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Establishes a working group consisting of the Chairperson of the Board of Land and Natural Resources, Director of Public Safety, and hunters and recreational shooters to determine potential locations and requirements for a shooting facility in the Co...
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB3280Enroll

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Authorizes the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to assist Saint Joseph School in planning, designing, constructing, reconstructing, renovating, acquiring, equipping, and improving educational facilities. (CD1)
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB3294Enroll

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Appropriates moneys for reentry planning circles for incarcerated individuals. (CD1)
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB3330Enroll

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Requires the Department of Land and Natural Resources to establish and conduct the Pupukea Marine Life Conservation District carrying capacity pilot program. Appropriates funds. (CD1)
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2022-05-06
Enrolled to Governor.
HISCR35PassRequesting The University Of Hawaii - West Oahu To Re-establish A Pre-nursing Pathway Or Create A Permanent Nursing Program For Students.
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2022-05-05
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR34PassRequesting The Early Learning Board To Evaluate And Report To The Legislature Regarding The Board's Composition And Charter And To Develop A Strategic Plan.
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2022-05-05
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR41PassRequesting The Hawaii Broadband And Digital Equity Office To Conduct A Data Mapping Study To Identify Geographically Underserved And Unserved Areas In The State That Lack Quality Broadband Connectivity.
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2022-05-05
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR61PassRequesting The Auditor To Assess The Social And Financial Effects Of Mandating Health Insurance Coverage For Hearing Aids.
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2022-05-05
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR217PassRequesting The Early Learning Board To Prepare A Report Containing A Road Map, Including Proposed Legislation, For The Implementation Of Act 46, Session Laws Of Hawaii 2020.
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2022-05-05
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR216PassRequesting The Department Of Education To Assess And Report To The Legislature Whether And To What Extent Existing Curriculum And Training Align With Erin's Law.
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2022-05-05
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR161PassRequesting The Hawaii Housing Finance And Development Corporation To Convene A Task Force To Review The Permitting Process Related To Affordable Housing And Conduct A Study Of The Effect Of County Ordinances On Housing Finance And Development.
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2022-05-05
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISB2305PassClarifies that the comprehensive offender reentry system provides programs and services that result in the timely release of inmates on parole when the minimum term, rather than the maximum term, has been served by the inmate.
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2022-04-27
Act 016, 04/27/2022 (Gov. Msg. No. 1116).
HISB2281Engross

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Requires the auditor to conduct a sunrise analysis on a proposal to regulate school psychologists. Requires the auditor to submit a report to the legislature by 2024. Effective 7/1/2060. (HD2)
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2022-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-22 4:31PM; Conference Room 329.
HISB2701Engross

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Establishes a one-year child care worker subsidy pilot program to assist in retaining the existing child care workforce. Appropriates funds for the pilot program to be expended by the department of human services. Appropriates funds to be deposited i...
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2022-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-22 3:40PM; Conference Room 329.
HISB2777Engross

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Prohibits male correctional facility employees from conducting pat down searches of female inmates or entering areas where female inmates may be in a state of undress for the purpose of conducting a search, subject to exceptions. Requires exceptions ...
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2022-04-27
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-28-22 10:30AM in conference room 229.
HISB2780PassUpdates the list of federal agencies whose law enforcement officers may make arrests for certain offenses under state law by adding United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement-Homeland Security Investigations and deleting United States Citizens...
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2022-04-27
Act 013, 04/27/2022 (Gov. Msg. No. 1113).
HISB2816Engross

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Requires the department of education to establish and administer the strong students grant pilot program to provide grants for eligible education expenses to eligible students. Requires the department of education to submit progress reports to the le...
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2022-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-22 3:30PM; Conference Room 229.
HISB2823Engross

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Establishes a nationally certified school psychologist incentive program. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2022-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-22 3:30PM; Conference Room 229.
HISB3293Engross

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Establishes within the judiciary a five-year recidivism prevention pilot program consisting of three components: a housing voucher program, child care voucher program, and employer income tax credit program to assist the reentry efforts of certain in...
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2022-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-29-22 10:50AM; Conference Room 229.
HISB1294Engross

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Appropriates funds to reinstate the basic package of diagnostic, preventive, and restorative dental benefits to adult medicaid enrollees. Effective 7/1/2060. (HD1)
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2022-04-26
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-27-22 3:40PM; Conference Room 329.
HISB513Engross

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Establishes an expeditious adjudication system for the processing of fireworks infractions. Increases the fireworks display permit fee and the fine for certain fireworks violations. Clarifies what constitutes a separate violation. Increases the penal...
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2022-04-26
Received notice of discharge of all conferees (Hse. Com. No. 797).
HISB375Engross

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Appropriates funds for the department of transportation to conduct a study to determine the feasibility of repairing or renovating the Kalaeloa airport air traffic control tower. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2022-04-26
Received notice of discharge of all conferees (Hse. Com. No. 797).
HISCR33PassRequesting The Blood Bank Of Hawaii To Immediately Adopt The Food And Drug Administration's Updated Guidance, Which Shortens Or Eliminates The Deferral Period For Certain Blood Donors.
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2022-04-26
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR46PassRequesting The Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands To Conduct A Feasibility Study On The Creation Of An Enforcement Division For The Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands.
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2022-04-26
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR90PassUrging Marine Corps Base Hawaii To Upgrade The Capacity Of Its Sewage Treatment Plant And Redundancy Of The Components To Ensure That Final Effluent Quality Is In Compliance With State Permitting Requirements.
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2022-04-26
Received notice of Adoption (Sen. Com. No. 911).
HISCR121PassUrging The Counties And The State To Work With Huamakahikina And Kumu Hula To Establish Policies Protecting Hula.
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2022-04-26
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR192PassRequesting The Office Of Information Practices To Convene A Working Group To Develop Recommendations For The Treatment Of Deliberative And Pre-decisional Agency Records.
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2022-04-26
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR146Engross

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Requesting The Director Of Transportation To Convene A Task Force On Best Practices And Successful Efforts To Green Transportation Infrastructure And Public Infrastructure In Jurisdictions Outside Of Hawaii.
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2022-04-26
Received notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 910).
HISCR241PassRequesting The Auditor To Assess The Social And Financial Effects Of Mandatory Health Insurance Coverage For Fertility Preservation Procedures For Certain Persons Who Have Been Diagnosed With Cancer And Whose Cancer Or Cancer Treatment May Adversely ...
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2022-04-26
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISB2770Engross

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Requires the department of public safety, in collaboration with the office of Hawaiian affairs, to create a Native Hawaiian rehabilitation program for prison inmates that emphasizes Native Hawaiian values and cultural practices. Appropriates funds. E...
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2022-04-25
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-22 1:45PM; Conference Room 325.
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