Hawaii Representative Jackson Sayama [D]

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HIHB1800Enroll

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Establishes a goal for the statewide greenhouse gas emissions limit to be at least fifty per cent below 2005 levels by 2030. Requires the Hawaii state energy office to conduct a study to determine Hawaii's pathway to decarbonization and identify chal...
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2022-05-05
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 826).
HIHB2511Enroll

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Provides funds to the department of Hawaiian home lands to pursue a multi-pronged approach to eliminating its waitlist. Requires the department of Hawaiian home lands to develop a strategic plan to address applicant preferences. Requires an annual re...
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2022-05-05
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 826).
HIHB2512Enroll

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Permits recipients of accommodations or services from an ohana zone site to request a ninety-day extension of the accommodations or services. Expands regulatory exemptions for ohana zones pilot program contracts. Extends the sunset date for the ohana...
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2022-05-05
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHCR14PassEstablishing A Sister-state Relationship Between The State Of Hawaii, United States Of America, And The Autonomous Region Of Madeira, Portugal.
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2022-05-05
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHCR111PassEncouraging The City And County Of Honolulu To Expand And Improve Services At The Waianae Convenience Center.
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2022-05-05
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHB1561Enroll

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Establishes within the department of education a workforce readiness program to provide opportunities for students to earn associate degrees, workforce development diplomas, pre-apprenticeship certificates, and other industry-recognized certificates....
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2022-05-04
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHB1570Enroll

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Bans the sale of flavored tobacco products and mislabeled eliquid products. Establishes fines. (SD2)
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2022-05-04
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHB1801Enroll

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Requires and establishes deadlines for state facilities, except smaller facilities, to implement cost-effective energy efficiency measures. Directs the Hawaii State Energy Office to collect utility bill and energy usage data for state-owned buildings...
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2022-05-04
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHB1787Enroll

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Establishes "employment first" as a policy of the State and counties. Defines "employment first" as the competitive employment and full inclusion of persons with a disability in an integrated setting as a first and preferred option for employment ser...
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2022-05-04
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHB1775Enroll

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Requires annual reporting by the University of Hawaii, department of education, and state public charter school commission to the legislature on the number and types of Title IX cases and other relevant information. Appropriates funds to the departme...
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2022-05-04
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHB1837Enroll

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Establishes a statewide working group on affordable housing to foster increased inter-agency coordination on housing and zoning issues, raise public awareness of ongoing state and county efforts to reduce barriers to affordable housing development, a...
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2022-05-04
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHB1980Enroll

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Permits, but does not require or prohibit, medicaid, health insurers, mutual benefit societies, and health maintenance organizations to cover telephonic behavioral health services under certain circumstances. Clarifies that telephonic services do not...
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2022-05-04
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHB2197Enroll

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Amends the definition of "advance gambling activity" to repeal playing or participating in any form of gambling activity. Amends the requisite state of mind for promoting gambling in the first and second degree to recklessness and criminal negligence...
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2022-05-04
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHB2195Enroll

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Establishes a cesspool compliance pilot grant project to assist low- and moderate-income property owners, including lessees on Hawaiian home lands, with the costs of upgrading, converting, or connecting certain cesspools. Appropriates funds. Sunsets ...
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2022-05-04
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHB2288Enroll

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Authorizes the negotiation of the transfer of certain land to the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands. (CD1)
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2022-05-04
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHB2416Enroll

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Specifies consent procedures for when 501(c)(4) nonprofit organizations operating as noncandidate committees can use donations for electioneering communications, independent expenditures, or contributions and requires these organizations to provide c...
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2022-05-04
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHB2515Enroll

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Requires the Department of Health to establish and operate a laboratory capable of testing for diseases, testing for air and water quality issues, and conducting other high complexity testing. (SD2)
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2022-05-04
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHB2510Enroll

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Makes the state earned income tax credit refundable and permanent. Provides for carryforward of nonrefundable credits previously claimed. Incrementally increases the minimum wage and tip credit beginning on 10/1/2022. (CD1)
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2022-05-04
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHCR29PassEncouraging The Department Of Transportation To Work With Stakeholders To Develop A Holistic Management Plan That Will Ensure Hana Highway Is Properly Maintained And Is Safe For Residents And Visitors.
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2022-04-29
Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 937).
HIHCR35PassRequesting The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency To Develop A Preliminary Draft Evacuation Plan For The Areas Within Lava Zones 1, 2, 3, 4, And 6.
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2022-04-29
Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 931).
HIHB133Engross

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Increases the capital gains tax threshold from 7.25% to 9%. Increases the alternative capital gains tax for corporations from 4 to 5%. Applies for tax years beginning after 12/31/2020. (SD1)
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2022-04-26
Received notice of discharge of all conferees (Hse. Com. No. 797).
HIHB1988Engross

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Prohibits the sale, import, harvest, or export of certain coral products, with certain exceptions. Requires the Department of Land and Natural Resources to amend its administrative rules accordingly no later than 12/31/2024. (SD3)
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2022-04-26
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 918).
HIHB2514Engross

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Beginning July 1, 2023, prohibits the operation of underground storage tanks with a capacity greater than 100,000 gallons. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2022-04-26
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 794).
HIHCR6PassRequesting The United States Department Of Defense To Prepare A Plan To Decommission The Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility, Store Its Fuel Away From The Southern Oahu Basal Aquifer In A Manner Compliant With Federal And State Law, Prepare A Plan To...
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2022-04-26
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHB2513Engross

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Deposits funds into the Rental Housing Revolving Fund to be used to provide loans or grants to mixed-income rental projects or units for persons and families with incomes between 60 and 100% of the median family income. Enables the Hawaii Housing Fin...
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2022-04-25
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-22 1:35PM; Conference Room 329.
HIHCR73PassUrging Each County To Curb The Proliferation Of Illegal Vacation Rentals.
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2022-04-25
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHB1841Engross

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Increases the rate of compensation and maximum allowable amounts per case for court-appointed counsel and guardian ad litem. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2022-04-22
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Tuesday 04-26-22 2:00PM in conference room 325.
HIHB2471Enroll

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Amends the definition of "Adequate Reserve Fund" to exclude the benefit cost rate from June 2020 through August 2021, for calendar years 2023 through 2030. (SD2)
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2022-04-22
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHB1653Enroll

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Establishes a tiered administrative fine system for each specimen of aquatic life taken, killed, or injured. Establishes a criminal fine structure on a per-specimen basis for violations involving aquatic life. Authorizes the Department of Land and Na...
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2022-04-21
Transmitted to Governor.
HIHCR17PassRequesting The Department Of Land And Natural Resources To Convene A Task Force To Develop A Feral Ungulate Management Plan For West Hawaii.
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2022-04-21
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHB1239Engross

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Amends the term for members of the Law Enforcement Officer Independent Review Board to four years. Makes the Law Enforcement Officer Independent Review Board permanent. (SD2)
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2022-04-19
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 718).
HIHB2225Engross

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Appropriates funds to the Hawaii technology development corporation for its grant programs. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2022-04-19
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 718).
HIHCR50Engross

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Urging The Department Of Education To Convene A Working Group To Remedy Statewide School Bus Transportation Inequities For Schoolchildren From Low- To Moderate-income Families.
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2022-04-12
To Senate Education Committee
HIHCR76Engross

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Convening A Working Group To Determine Any Circumstances Under Which Government Entities Should Be Reimbursed For Search And Rescue Services On Land For Trail Users And What Constitutes Proper Public Notice Of A Trail User's Illegal Presence On Land ...
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2022-04-12
To Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
HIHCR106Engross

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Urging Hawaii's Congressional Delegation To Introduce And Support Legislation That Would Repeal The $10,000 Limitation On The Deduction For State And Local Taxes Enacted By The Federal Tax Cuts And Jobs Act Of 2017.
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2022-04-12
To Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
HIHCR130PassApologizing To The Native Hawaiian People For The Effective Prohibition In Hawaii Schools Of The Instructional Use Of The Hawaiian Language From 1896 To 1986.
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2022-04-08
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHR2PassRequesting The United States Department Of Defense To Prepare A Plan To Decommission The Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility, Store Its Fuel Away From The Southern Oahu Basal Aquifer In A Manner Compliant With Federal And State Law, Prepare A Plan To...
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2022-04-07
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHR25PassEncouraging The Department Of Transportation To Work With Stakeholders To Develop A Holistic Management Plan That Will Ensure Hana Highway Is Properly Maintained And Is Safe For Residents And Visitors.
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2022-04-07
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHR45PassUrging The Department Of Education To Convene A Working Group To Remedy Statewide School Bus Transportation Inequities For Schoolchildren From Low- To Moderate-income Families.
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2022-04-07
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHR69PassConvening A Working Group To Determine Any Circumstances Under Which Government Entities Should Be Reimbursed For Search And Rescue Services On Land For Trail Users And What Constitutes Proper Public Notice Of A Trail User's Illegal Presence On Land ...
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2022-04-07
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHR93PassRequesting 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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2022-04-07
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHR102PassUrging Hawaii's Congressional Delegation To Introduce And Support Legislation That Would Repeal The $10,000 Limitation On The Deduction For State And Local Taxes Enacted By The Federal Tax Cuts And Jobs Act Of 2017.
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2022-04-07
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHR107PassEncouraging The City And County Of Honolulu To Expand And Improve Services At The Waianae Convenience Center.
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2022-04-07
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHR38Intro

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Requesting Hawaiian Electric Company To Conduct A Study To Identify And Remove Any Redundant Utility Poles On Oahu.
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2022-04-05
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HIHCR43Intro

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Requesting Hawaiian Electric Company To Conduct A Study To Identify And Remove Any Redundant Utility Poles On Oahu.
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2022-04-05
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HIHCR48Engross

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Requesting The Public Utilities Commission To Consider Efforts To Mitigate High Energy Burdens For Low- And Moderate-income Customers And Input By The Consumer Advocate And Investigate How To Integrate Considerations Of Energy Equity And Justice Acro...
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2022-04-05
To Senate Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
HIHR43PassRequesting The Public Utilities Commission To Consider Efforts To Mitigate High Energy Burdens For Low- And Moderate-income Customers And Input By The Consumer Advocate And Investigate How To Integrate Considerations Of Energy Equity And Justice Acro...
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2022-04-04
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHR11Intro

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Urging The Department Of Education To Develop And Implement An Affirmative Action Program To Recruit And Employ Qualified Blind Professionals To Serve As Orientation And Mobility Instructors And In Other Positions As Teachers Of Visually Impaired Stu...
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2022-03-31
To House Finance Committee
HIHCR13Intro

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Urging The Department Of Education To Develop And Implement An Affirmative Action Program To Recruit And Employ Qualified Blind Professionals To Serve As Orientation And Mobility Instructors And In Other Positions As Teachers Of Visually Impaired Stu...
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2022-03-31
To House Finance Committee
HIHCR55Intro

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Requesting The Legislative Reference Bureau To Update A Study On The Feasibility Of Undergrounding The State's Utility Facilities.
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2022-03-31
To House Judiciary & Hawaiian Affairs Committee
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