Hawaii Senator Glenn Wakai [D]

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HISB2512EngrossProhibits the owner of an animal, and the owner's employees, from performing any surgical procedure on the animal without being licensed as a veterinarian. Makes intentionally or knowingly performing any surgical procedure on a pet animal by any pers...
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2020-05-11
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB1289EngrossProhibits the issuance of building permits beginning on January 1, 2022, for new single-family dwellings, except for households with one hundred per cent or less of the area median income, that are part of a development of twenty or more dwellings an...
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2020-03-16
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB840EngrossAllows the elections commission to refer a complaint to the attorney general or county prosecutor in addition to any administrative determination and without the requirement that the commission believes the respondent has recklessly, knowingly, or in...
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2020-03-16
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB217EngrossRequires candidate names to be randomized on individual ballots. (SD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB2306EngrossMakes consistent the types of documents accepted as proof of domestic or sexual violence victim status.
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2020-03-16
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB2305EngrossProvides that a court may not grant continuances of an order to show cause hearing in domestic abuse cases, absent a finding of good cause. (SD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB2406EngrossRequires the police department of each county having a population of more than five hundred thousand to establish a working group to study the feasibility of purchasing and deploying explosion detection technology for the purpose of assisting in loca...
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2020-03-16
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB2545EngrossChanges the aggregate cap amount of the tax credit for research activities to an unspecified amount. Effective 7/1/2050. Applies to taxable years beginning after 12/31/2020. (SD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Economic Development & Business Committee
HISCR8IntroRequesting That The Department Of Health Convene A Task Force To Consolidate Data And Information Regarding Violence Against Women Into A Comprehensive Annual Report To Strengthen The State's Overall Response To Violence Against Women.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR6IntroConvening A Task Force To Address Implementation Of Hawaii's State Law Corollary To Title Ix In Light Of Anticipated Changes To Federal Title Ix Regulations.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR7IntroRequesting The Department Of Education To Submit A Report To The Legislature On The Implementation Of The Amended Chapters 19 And 89 Of Title 8, Hawaii Administrative Rules.
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2020-03-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB2520EngrossEstablishes procedures for the use of administrative and disciplinary segregation in correctional facilities. (SD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Public Safety, Veterans, & Military Affairs Committee
HISR9IntroRequesting That The Department Of Health Convene A Task Force To Consolidate Data And Information Regarding Violence Against Women Into A Comprehensive Annual Report To Strengthen The State's Overall Response To Violence Against Women.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISB2554EngrossRequires employers to educate employees regarding seizure first aid with information provided by department of labor and industrial relations. (SD2)
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2020-03-16
To House Labor & Public Employment Committee
HISB2519EngrossProhibits the manufacture, possession, sale, barter, trade, gift, transfer, or acquisition of detachable ammunition magazines with a capacity in excess of ten rounds, regardless of the type of firearm with which the magazine is compatible, except for...
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2020-03-16
To House Public Safety, Veterans, & Military Affairs Committee
HISB2817EngrossRequires cooperative housing corporations and unit owners' associations of high-rise condominium properties to provide at least one waste cooking oil receptacle in an easily accessible location on the property to allow residents to deposit grease and...
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2020-03-16
To House Housing Committee
HISB2818EngrossRequires the Public Utilities Commission to contract with HNEI to conduct an independent renewable gas study. Appropriates funds from the Public Utilities Commission Special Fund. Amends the definition of renewable portfolio standard to be a percenta...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2953EngrossMakes clarifications regarding removal of unauthorized vessels on state property or in the waters of the State. Makes clarifications regarding the definition of an abandoned vessel. Changes the time limit to claim an unauthorized vessel that is impou...
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2020-03-16
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB2985EngrossProvides veterinarians who provide emergency care to an animal immunity from civil liability in the absence of gross negligence. Provides veterinarians who render emergency treatment when there is no veterinarian-client-patient relationship, immunity...
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2020-03-16
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB3062EngrossRemoves the dollar amount cap to be paid into the rental housing revolving fund from state conveyance tax revenues. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2020-03-16
To House Housing Committee
HISB3076EngrossAppropriates funds to establish one full-time equivalent (1.0 FTE) program director position and one full-time equivalent (1.0 FTE) staff member position, and to provide for employee training, materials and supplies, other costs associated with the s...
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2020-03-16
To House Labor & Public Employment Committee
HISB3036EngrossRepeals the renewable energy technologies income tax credit for solar energy systems installed and placed in service for commercial properties that require a power purchase agreement (PPA) approved by the PUC, except for certain solar energy systems....
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISR38IntroRequesting The Hawaii Health Systems Corporation To Convene A Task Force To Conduct A Feasibility Study For Construction Of A Hospital In North Kona.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR71IntroRequesting The Hawaii Health Systems Corporation To Convene A Task Force To Conduct A Feasibility Study For Construction Of A Hospital In North Kona.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR111IntroUrging The United States To Endorse The Treaty On The Prohibition Of Nuclear Weapons To Support United Nations' Sustainable Development Goal 16 Calling For Peace, Justice, And Strong Institutions.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR117IntroRequesting Public Utilities To Provide Fifty Percent Rate Discounts To Retired Senior Citizens.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISR77IntroRequesting Public Utilities To Provide Fifty Percent Rate Discounts To Retired Senior Citizens.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR125IntroRequesting The Department Of Commerce And Consumer Affairs To Convene A Dental Assistant Working Group To Develop And Recommend Certification Requirements For Dental Assistants.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISR85IntroRequesting The Auditor To Conduct A Social And Financial Assessment Of Proposed Mandatory Health Insurance Coverage.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISR81IntroUrging The Retail Merchants Of Hawaii To Establish A Policy To Prohibit Supplies Purchased During Emergencies From Being Returned To Stores.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISR82IntroUrging The Department Of Transportation And City And County Of Honolulu To Install A Raised Crosswalk At The Intersection Of Keoneula Boulevard And Kamakana Street.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR121IntroUrging The Retail Merchants Of Hawaii To Establish A Policy To Prohibit Supplies Purchased During Emergencies From Being Returned To Stores.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISR86IntroRequesting The Department Of Commerce And Consumer Affairs To Convene A Dental Assistant Working Group To Develop And Recommend Certification Requirements For Dental Assistants.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR122IntroUrging The Department Of Transportation And City And County Of Honolulu To Install A Raised Crosswalk At The Intersection Of Keoneula Boulevard And Kamakana Street.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR126IntroRequesting The Auditor To Conduct A Social And Financial Assessment Of Proposed Mandatory Health Insurance Coverage.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR142IntroRecognizing And Supporting Ongoing Collaborative Efforts Between The Department Of Health, Hep Free Hawaii, And Others To Produce A Statewide Plan To Eliminate Viral Hepatitis In Hawaii.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISR101IntroRecognizing And Supporting Ongoing Collaborative Efforts Between The Department Of Health, Hep Free Hawaii, And Others To Produce A Statewide Plan To Eliminate Viral Hepatitis In Hawaii.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR162IntroRequesting The Department Of Transportation Services Of The City And County Of Honolulu To Consider And Take Action To Implement The Use Of Traffic Calming Systems To Regulate Speeding On Surface Streets.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISR114IntroRequesting The Department Of Transportation Services Of The City And County Of Honolulu To Consider And Take Action To Implement The Use Of Traffic Calming Systems To Regulate Speeding On Surface Streets.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR216IntroRequesting The Department Of Education To Submit A Report To The Legislature On The Status Of Achieving Act 51, Session Laws Of Hawaii 2018, Mandates For Computer Science Education.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR217IntroRequesting The Hawaii Department Of Education To Create A Working Group To Discuss And Implement Institutional Changes In Suspension Policy At The School-level.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISB594EngrossEstablishes and appropriates funds for a school meal subsidy program within the department of education to provide school lunch subsidies to children whose families do not otherwise qualify for free lunch under the free and reduced price lunch progra...
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2020-03-13
To House Finance Committee
HISB2307EngrossRequires all state and state funded facilities, with certain exceptions, to have internet computer and wireless access filters to restrict access to pornography sites. Exempts state-owned housing and dormitories. Effective 1/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-13
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB2311EngrossStrengthens campus safety and accountability procedures and protocols, including those relating to sexual harassment, sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, and related issues, at the University of Hawaii. Takes steps to extend...
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2020-03-13
To House Lower and Higher Education Committee
HISB3099EngrossImplements the recommendations of the Hawaii Sea Level Rise Vulnerability and Adaptation Report issued by the Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Commission. Makes an appropriation to the Department of Health to conduct a sea level rise m...
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISCR192IntroDirecting The Executive Branch Departments Of The State Of Hawaii To Participate In The Department Of Human Resources Development's Modernization "pathway Programs" To Recruit And Hire Employees To Fill The State's Vacancies With The Best And Brighte...
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2020-03-13
To Senate Government Operations Committee
HISR152IntroDirecting The Executive Branch Departments Of The State Of Hawaii To Participate In The Department Of Human Resources Development's Modernization "pathway Programs" To Recruit And Hire Employees To Fill The State's Vacancies With The Best And Brighte...
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2020-03-13
To Senate Government Operations Committee
HISB2339EngrossRequires the executive office on aging to convene a working group to update the state plan on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias by identifying the best practices and standards of dementia training in care facilities. Requires report to the le...
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2020-03-12
To House Health Committee
HISCR10EngrossRequesting That The Department Of Human Services Provide An Estimate Of The Budget Appropriation And Legislative Action Necessary To Fund An Expansion Of Med-quest Coverage To All Post-partum Women For A Period Of Twelve Months Following Childbirth.
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2020-03-12
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HISR39IntroRequesting The Department Of Transportation To Evaluate Kuakini Highway Between Henry Street And Kamehameha Iii Road On Hawaii Island And Conduct A Feasibility Study Regarding Traffic Reduction By Widening The Highway Or Other Alternative Means.
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2020-03-11
To Senate Transportation Committee
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