Hawaii Senator Glenn Wakai [D]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
HISCR62EngrossUrging The Governor's Coordinator On Homelessness And The City And County Of Honolulu To Collaborate And Prioritize Their Homelessness Efforts In The Area Surrounding The Hawaii Children's Discovery Center By Convening A Task Force.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-15
To House Finance Committee
HISCR61EngrossRequesting The Hawaii Community Development Authority To Study Properties In Or Around Kakaako To Recommend Appropriate Sites For A New Fire Station And To Identify Existing Fire Stations That May Be Relocated Or Expanded To More Effectively Serve Th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-15
To House Finance Committee
HISCR69EngrossRequesting Every Commercial Or Public Building Located On Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands Trust Land To Display A Work Of Art Commemorating Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole And A Description Of His Achievements.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-15
To House Finance Committee
HISCR108EngrossExpressing Support For A Motor Vehicle Racetrack Or Race Way Park On Oahu And Requesting The Department Of Public Safety, Department Of Business, Economic Development, And Tourism, And The City And County Of Honolulu To Facilitate And Approve Its Dev...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-15
To House Judiciary Committee
HISCR184EngrossRequesting The United States Army Corps Of Engineers, State Of Hawaii, And City And County Of Honolulu To Establish A Working Group To Explore Matters Related To The Ala Wai Watershed.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-15
To House Finance Committee
HISCR200EngrossRequesting The Public Utilities Commission To Consider Reasonable Ratemaking Treatment And Cost-effective Solutions To Lessen The Burden Of Energy Costs On Low- And Limited-income And Special Medical Needs Customers.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-15
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISCR201EngrossUrging The Department Of Human Services To Create A Compact Of Free Association Advisory Body.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-15
To House Finance Committee
HISCR111EngrossRequesting The Medical Cannabis Insurance Reimbursement Working Group To Continue Its Work To Address The Complexities Surrounding Medical Cannabis Reimbursements By Health Insurance.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-15
To House Finance Committee
HISR15PassRequesting The Department Of Agriculture And Hawaii Tourism Authority To Report To The Legislature On The Processing Of State Of Hawaii Plant And Animal Declaration Forms, Including The Costs Involved, And Convene A Task Force To Review The Efficacy ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISCR20EngrossRequesting The Department Of Agriculture And Hawaii Tourism Authority To Report To The Legislature On The Processing Of State Of Hawaii Plant And Animal Declaration Forms, Including The Costs Involved, And Convene A Task Force To Review The Efficacy ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-12
The committees on TIA recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Onishi, Holt, Cabanilla Arakawa, Cachola, Creagan, DeCoite, Perruso, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
HISR31PassRequesting The Auditor To Evaluate The 2017 University Of Hawaii Internal Audit Of Travel Policy Compliance For Fiscal Years 2015-2017 And Report To The Legislature.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISR35PassUrging The Board Of Land And Natural Resources To Transfer Management Of All Submerged Lands, The Boat Launch Ramp, And Any Related Boat Launch Ramp Facilities Located At The Wahiawa Freshwater State Recreation Area From The Division Of Aquatic Resou...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISR48PassRequesting The Office Of Hawaiian Affairs To Conduct An Independent Fiscal Audit Of All Limited Liability Corporations Created Or Controlled By The Office.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISR49PassUrging The Executive Office On Early Learning To Examine And Consider A Sliding Scale Tuition Or Fee Schedule For State Pre-kindergarten Programs.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISR50PassUrging The Counties To Submit A Report To The Legislature On How Many Vehicle Weight Tax Exemptions Are Claimed By Members Of The National Guard, Military Reserves, And Other Armed Services.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISR148PassRequesting The United States Army Corps Of Engineers, State Of Hawaii, And City And County Of Honolulu To Establish A Working Group To Explore Matters Related To The Ala Wai Watershed.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted, with Senator Fevella voting "Aye, with reservations".
HISB992EngrossRequires that the management contract for the Hawaii Convention Center be separate from the contract for marketing for all uses of the facility. (SB992 HD2)
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-09
Received notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 885).
HISB928EngrossProposes an amendment to article X, section 6, of the Hawaii State Constitution to repeal the requirement that the Governor make appointments to the University of Hawaii Board of Regents from pools of qualified candidates presented to the Governor by...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-05
To House Finance Committee
HISCR19EngrossRequesting The Department Of Transportation To Conduct A Study On The Necessity Of Vehicle Safety Inspections In Hawaii.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-05
To House Transportation Committee
HISB919EngrossAmends the composition of the Board of Regents of the University of Hawaii, and reduces the number of board members from 15 members to 11 members. Specifies terms of holdover board members. Specifies that the Board of Regents shall hold the president...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-05
To House Finance Committee
HISCR44EngrossRequesting The Auditor To Evaluate The 2017 University Of Hawaii Internal Audit Of Travel Policy Compliance For Fiscal Years 2015-2017 And Report To The Legislature.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-05
To House Lower and Higher Education Committee
HISCR60EngrossUrging The University Of Hawaii At Manoa To Extend Its Rainbow Shuttle Service Into The Kapahulu And Waikiki Communities.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-05
To House Lower and Higher Education Committee
HISCR72EngrossUrging The Counties To Submit A Report To The Legislature On How Many Vehicle Weight Tax Exemptions Are Claimed By Members Of The National Guard, Military Reserves, And Other Armed Services.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-05
To House Public Safety, Veterans, & Military Affairs Committee
HISCR71EngrossUrging The Executive Office On Early Learning To Examine And Consider A Sliding Scale Tuition Or Fee Schedule For State Pre-kindergarten Programs.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-05
To House Lower and Higher Education Committee
HISCR137EngrossRequesting The Public Utilities Commission To Monitor Compliance With The Federal Communications Commission Mandates For The Deployment Of Backup Power Generators For Wireless Communications Providers And Collect And Publish Data On Cellular Tower Ba...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-05
To House Intrastate Commerce Committee
HISR11PassRequesting Members Of The United States Congress To Amend Federal Law To Ensure That Victims Of Sexual Harassment And Sexual Assault Who Might Otherwise Be Forced Into Arbitration And Silence Instead Have Access To The Courts.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-04
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISR26PassUrging Restaurants To Donate Any Leftover Food To Homeless Shelters At The End Of Their Business Day And Urging The Department Of Health To Develop And Disseminate Temperature Controlled For Safety Food Donation Guidelines.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-04
Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1).
HISR40IntroUrging The University Of Hawaii At Manoa To Extend Its Rainbow Shuttle Service Into The Kapahulu And Waikiki Communities.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-04
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISR161PassUrging The Department Of Human Services To Create A Compact Of Free Association Advisory Body.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-04
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISCR35EngrossUrging The United States Environmental Protection Agency And The Hawaii State Department Of Health To Reject The Approval Of A Single Wall Tank Upgrade Alternative Option For The Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility And The Conclusions Presented In Th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-03
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISR142PassRequesting The State To Convene An Artificial Intelligence Advisory Committee To Investigate How To Implement, Develop, And Regulate Artificial Intelligence In The State.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-03
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISR82PassUrging The Department Of Health To Work With The Hawaii Restaurant Association To Inform Food Establishments Of Recently Updated Food Safety Rules And Industry Standards To Ensure All Proper Safety Measures Are Taken In All Food Establishments In Haw...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-03
Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1).
HISR105PassRequesting The Public Utilities Commission To Monitor Compliance With The Federal Communications Commission Mandates For The Deployment Of Backup Power Generators For Wireless Communications Providers And Collect And Publish Data On Cellular Tower Ba...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-03
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISCR63EngrossRequesting The Real Estate Commission To Conduct A Study On The Implementation Of Recommendations Found In The Condominium Governance An Examination Of Some Issues 1989 Report By The Legislative Reference Bureau.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-02
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISR47PassRequesting Every Commercial Or Public Building Located On Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands Trust Land To Display A Work Of Art Commemorating Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole And A Description Of His Achievements.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-02
Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1).
HISR41PassRequesting The Real Estate Commission To Conduct A Study On The Implementation Of Recommendations Found In The Condominium Governance An Examination Of Some Issues 1989 Report By The Legislative Reference Bureau.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-29
Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1).
HISCR109IntroEndorsing Taiwan's Participation As An Observer In The United Nations Framework Convention On Climate Change, International Civil Aviation Organization, World Health Organization, And International Criminal Police Organization; Encouraging A U.s.-tai...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-28
To Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
HISCR66IntroRequesting The Hawaii Tourism Authority To Convene A Global Artificial Intelligence Summit In 2020.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-27
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISR44IntroRequesting The Hawaii Tourism Authority To Convene A Global Artificial Intelligence Summit In 2020.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-27
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISCR139IntroRequesting The Auditor To Conduct A Sunrise Review Of The Registration And Regulation Of Transient Vacation Unit Owners As "professional Guest House Operators".
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-27
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB387EngrossAuthorizes HHFDC to assist DOE in developing teacher housing projects and contract or sponsor with any state department or agency. Appropriates funds for deposit into the Dwelling Unit Revolving Fund. Requires DOE to lease land and contract with priv...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-22
To House Finance Committee
HISB526EngrossAppropriates funds for the Department of Human Services to purchase, staff, and operate two mobile outreach services to serve homeless persons; provided that one of the mobile outreach services shall be allocated to the county of Hawaii. Requires mat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-22
To House Finance Committee
HISB666EngrossEstablishes the Hawaii Airports Corporation (HAC)to assume the authority, functions, and duties of the DOT related to airports and aeronautics. Makes HAC subject to Chapters 103D and 104, HRS. Provides for project labor agreements. Appropriates funds...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-22
To House Finance Committee
HISB921EngrossAppropriates funds for one position within the Department of the Attorney General to provide legal advice regarding the Hawaiian language, Hawaiian culture, and Hawaiian shoreline public access rights. Clarifies membership and certain powers and duti...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-22
To House Finance Committee
HISB1046EngrossAllows an employee to take family leave in addition to victim leave for leave to seek safety, medical attention, or victim services related to domestic or sexual violence against the employee or the employee's minor child. Requires the employee to su...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-22
To House Finance Committee
HISB1036EngrossClarifies that clinical victim support services for victims of sexual violence and abuse are a mental health outpatient services benefit required to be covered under health insurance policies offered by health insurers, mutual benefit societies, frat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-22
To House Finance Committee
HISB984EngrossIncludes advanced practice registered nurses with prescriptive authority in the list of health care professionals authorized to administer medication to public school students. Requires administration of the medication to be approved by the departmen...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-22
To House Finance Committee
HISB965EngrossIncreases the state tax credit for research activities to an unspecified portion of the allowable federal tax credit. Requires businesses to remain in Hawaii for 5 years after receiving the tax credit. Amends qualifying tax years. (SB965 HD1)
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-22
To House Finance Committee
HISB970EngrossAppropriates funds to the Department of Education to establish a program with eligible entities to develop and implement teacher professional development for computer science courses and content. (SB970 HD1)
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-22
To House Finance Committee
HISB971EngrossAppropriates funds for a scholarship program to be directed and administered by the Department of Education to make awards to students pursuing teaching degrees at state accredited institutions of higher education who successfully complete one course...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-22
To House Finance Committee
Syndicate content
feedback