Hawaii Senator Glenn Wakai [D]

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HISB217IntroRequires candidate names to be randomized on individual ballots and across precincts.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB204IntroExempts persons who are employees of real estate management divisions within companies or corporations incorporated, organized, or formed outside the State from the State's real estate license requirement provided that the employees may negotiate onl...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB215IntroMakes completion of a voter registration application affidavit a mandatory part of all driver's license and identification card applications. Automatically registers each applicant for voting unless the applicant affirmatively declines to register. R...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Transportation Committee
HISB205IntroAuthorizes a county to adopt rules or ordinances that place stricter limitations on a passenger seated in the bed or load-carrying area of a pickup truck while the vehicle is in operation.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Transportation Committee
HISB201IntroExcepts from the definition of historic property any private residence that has not been entered, or nominated by the owner of the residence for entry, onto the Hawaii register of historic places. Clarifies that nothing in section 6E-10, Hawaii Revis...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
HISB199IntroAuthorizes forfeiture of certain ERS benefits, pursuant to court order, for state or county employees and designated beneficiaries who are convicted of an employment-related felony.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
HISB265IntroAppropriates funds for the research, development, marketing, and conservation of ulu.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Agriculture and Environment Committee
HISB246IntroRepeals the criminal forfeiture fund and requires fifty per cent of the total forfeited property and the sale proceeds thereof collected pursuant to state forfeiture laws to be deposited into the general fund.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
HISB247IntroEnacts voting by mail uniformly across all counties for all elections commencing in 2020. Establishes a limited number of voter service centers, with a minimum of two on each island with a population over 75,000, that would remain open from the tenth...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB262IntroAppropriates funds for the Department of Land and Natural Resources to conduct, in collaboration with the University of Hawaii College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, a statewide breeding ecology study and foraging ecology study on the p...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Water and Land Committee
HISB254IntroRequires persons who manufacture, sell, offer for sale, lease, or distribute a product that makes content accessible on the Internet to include digital blocking capability that renders human trafficking hubs, child pornography, revenge pornography, a...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Technology and the Arts Committee
HISB264IntroRequires the land court to prioritize the department of transportation's petitions and related matters before the court for the state highway system.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB252IntroClarifies that property may be disposed of if required for expenses for reasonable living accommodations. Allows disposal of real property if the disposal was pending prior to the filing for an annulment, divorce, or separation, with the proceeds of ...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB268IntroAllows probable cause for fireworks offenses to be established from statements from witnesses and photographs, video, and other recordings authenticated by witnesses. Simplifies definitions of aerial device, articles pyrotechnics, consumer fireworks,...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
HISB260IntroProhibits the distribution and selling of plastic straws. Establishes a fine for individual and business violators. Requires individual violators to additionally pick up litter or perform community service. Effective 1/1/2020.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Agriculture and Environment Committee
HISB243IntroIncludes tips or gratuities paid directly to an individual by a customer of the employer and reported or declared to the employer under the definition of income withheld by employers for payments of child or spousal support.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
HISB297IntroDefines digital media account. Prohibits contracts that prohibit, limit, or restrict the transfer of a digital media account upon the account holder's death, and provides for the transfer of a decedent's digital media account to a devisee or heir.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Technology and the Arts Committee
HISB298IntroConforms state debt limit statements laws to include tax increment bonds if a constitutional amendment authorizing the use of such bonds and excluding such bonds from determinations of the counties' funded debt is ratified.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB342IntroProhibits defendants from claiming that discovery, knowledge, or disclosure of a victim's gender, gender identity, gender expression, or sexual orientation resulted in extreme mental or emotional disturbance sufficient to reduce a charge of murder to...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB355IntroRequires a nine-month holding period before disposition of forfeited property by the attorney general. Establishes a claims process for a legal owner to pick up forfeited property within sixty days following the mandatory nine-month holding period, i...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB358IntroExcludes persons with impaired earning capacities from having to receive the lower special minimum wage rate. Requires the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism to study the impacts of raising the minimum wage and submit a report ...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
HISB359IntroRequires a mandatory manual recount of election ballots in any election for any office when the margin of victory is equal to or less than one-half of one per cent of the ballots cast. Makes an appropriation.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB354IntroMakes advertising, including online advertising, any transient accommodation or resort time share vacation interest, plan, or unit without the proper registration identification number and proper local contact information a misdemeanor. Subjects any ...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB363IntroEstablishes and appropriates funds for the affordable housing revolving fund to provide community development financial institutions with capital to lend to developers of affordable housing projects, under certain conditions.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Housing Committee
HISB8IntroRepeals Act 137, SLH 2017, relating to the pass on of vehicle license recovery fees to lessees of motor vehicle rentals.
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2019-01-17
To Senate Transportation Committee
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