Hawaii Representative Jeanne Kapela [D]

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HIHB33EngrossAmends the terms and composition of members of the information technology steering committee. Requires the chief information officer to present an annual report to the information technology steering committee for public comment prior to submitting t...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB72EngrossEstablishes a framework for the regulation of electric foot scooters by the State and counties. Amends definitions of "moped" to exclude electric foot scooters. Retains personal injury protection benefits for any individual sustaining injuries while ...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB73EngrossAmends the definition of "emergency worker" in the Penal Code to include Hawaii state on-scene coordinators and communications dispatchers. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2021-04-09
One Day Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB31EngrossRaises the maximum age of minors for which safe storage of firearms is required from sixteen to eighteen years.
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2021-04-09
One Day Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB79EngrossEstablishes an affordable homeownership revolving fund within HHFDC to provide loans to nonprofit community development financial institutions and nonprofit housing development organizations for the development of affordable homeownership housing pro...
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2021-04-09
Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 622) in amended form (SD 2).
HIHB243EngrossRequires the Office of Planning, in cooperation with each state agency having operational responsibilities over state facilities, to: identify existing and planned facilities that are vulnerable to sea level rise, flooding impacts, and natural hazard...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB237EngrossAppropriates funds to the department of agriculture for the mitigation and control of the two-lined spittlebug and recovery of the rangelands damaged by the invasive pest. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB282EngrossExpands the circumstances where a minor may consent to no cost emergency shelter and related services to include cases where the provider is coordinating with child welfare services. Sunsets 6/30/2023. (SD2)
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB286EngrossAuthorizes the Department of Taxation to require real estate investment trusts to notify the department of its presence within the State and to report the assets and revenues generated annually. Applies to taxable years beginning after 12/31/2021. (S...
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2021-04-09
Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 625) in amended form (SD 2).
HIHB552EngrossEstablishes clean ground transportation goals for state agencies on a staggered basis until achieving a 100% light-duty motor vehicle clean fleet by 12/31/2030. Establishes procurement policy requirements for medium- and heavy-duty motor vehicles. Al...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB608EngrossRequires the board of education to hold no less than six community forums annually, with at least one forum in each county. Requires the board to include an open forum for public comments on non-agenda items. Requires a report to the legislature on i...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB553EngrossEstablishes an offense of intentionally or knowingly capturing, entangling, or killing a shark in state marine waters, and provides penalties and fines. Provides certain exemptions. Allows the department of land and natural resources to establish rul...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB550EngrossRequires and establishes deadlines for state facilities, except smaller facilities and facilities within the stadium development district, to implement cost-effective energy efficiency measures. Allows the department of accounting and general service...
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2021-04-09
One Day Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB570EngrossExpands the time period by which a civil action for childhood sexual abuse may be initiated. Extends the period during which a victim of childhood sexual abuse may bring an otherwise time-barred action against the victim's abuser or a legal entity ha...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB546EngrossRequires complex area superintendents to report directly to the superintendent of education. Makes appropriations to implement a reorganization of the Department of Education. (SD2)
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB606EngrossAuthorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds with the funds to be deposited into the dwelling unit revolving fund and the rental housing revolving fund. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2021-04-09
Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 627) in amended form (SD 2).
HIHB817EngrossRequires and establishes benchmarks for each state department to ensure that a certain percentage of the produce purchased by that department consists of fresh local agricultural products or local value-added, processed, agricultural, or food product...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB722EngrossEstablishes a statewide coordinator and program overseen by the department of the attorney general to provide services and assistance to commercially sexually exploited children and victims of human trafficking. Requires the attorney general to submi...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB863EngrossAuthorizes general obligation bonds for the forest stewardship program of the Department of Land and Natural Resources to build and expand facilities of the state tree nurseries. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB1096EngrossRequires the department of health to convene a task force to recommend amendments to the Hawaii Revised Statutes to update existing parentage laws that reflect outdated, cisheteronormative concepts of families, parenthood, and parental rights. (SD1)
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2021-04-09
One Day Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB1081EngrossRequires the department of transportation and each county's transportation department to maintain a priority list of sidewalk installation and pedestrian improvement projects and to publish the priority list on their respective websites. Effective 7/...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB1088EngrossBans the import for profit, sale, and offer for sale of any cosmetic in the State if the final product or any component of the final product was developed or manufactured using animal testing performed on or after 1/1/2024. (SD2)
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB1130EngrossRequires the Office of Planning to hire a contractor to, among other things, identify and assess alternative financing, project delivery, and cost recovery mechanisms to recapture the State's upfront investment in transit-oriented development infrast...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB1176EngrossEstablishes within the Department of Land and Natural Resources a green job youth corps program that provides temporary work and training opportunities in the resiliency and green sector industries to help address the unemployment impacts of the coro...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB1191EngrossEstablishes the broadband infrastructure grant program to award grants to applicants to extend deployment of infrastructure used to provide broadband service to unserved and underserved areas of the State. Renames the Hawaii technology loan revolving...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB1352EngrossRequires the Office of Planning to submit a report to the Legislature containing: (1) an inventory of lands within the State that are leased to or controlled by the federal government; (2) any known contaminants or environmental hazards associated wi...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB1362EngrossAuthorizes the Department of Education to directly accept private funding for the purpose of establishing public prekindergarten programs under certain circumstances. Establishes the Hawaii early childhood educator stipend program to address shortage...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB1376EngrossExtends the required period for a notice of termination of the rental agreement from 5 days to 15 days. Requires landlords to provide notice with specified terms and enter into mediation. Delays when a landlord may seek possession of a dwelling unit ...
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2021-04-09
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHB1366EngrossAmends the class C felony offense of manufacturing, purchasing, or obtaining firearm parts to assemble a firearm having no serial number to also prohibit possession of those firearm parts. Amends Act 74, Session Laws of Hawaii 2020, to repeal languag...
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2021-04-09
One Day Notice 04-13-21.
HIHCR80EngrossRequesting The United States Food And Drug Administration To Promote Transparency And Enforcement By Providing Individual Premarket Tobacco Product Application Applicant Information Of Hawaii Sellers To The Department Of The Attorney General For Law ...
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2021-04-09
To Senate Health Committee
HIHCR119EngrossUrging The Department Of Agriculture, Department Of Health, Department Of Land And Natural Resources, And University Of Hawaii To Develop And Implement A Mosquito Control Program That Uses Wolbachia Bacteria To Reduce Mosquito Population Levels Throu...
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2021-04-09
The committee(s) on AEN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in AEN were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Acasio, Rhoads; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Nishihara, Fevella.
HIHCR162EngrossRequesting The Department Of Human Services; Department Of Health, Via The Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System; And Department Of Education, Via The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System, To Collect Information On The Sex, Sexual Orientation...
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2021-04-09
The committee(s) on EDU recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EDU were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kidani, Kim, Kanuha, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Dela Cruz.
HIHB133EngrossIncreases 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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2021-04-08
48 Hrs. Notice 04-13-21.
HIHCR11EngrossRequesting The Hawaii State Commission On The Status Of Women To Convene A Task Force To Study Missing And Murdered Native Hawaiian Women And Girls.
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2021-04-08
The committee(s) on HWN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HWN were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Shimabukuro, Keohokalole, Acasio; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Ihara, Fevella.
HIHCR35EngrossStrongly Urging The United States Military To Clean Up Munitions And Explosives Of Concern In Hawaii Under The Military Munitions Response Program.
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2021-04-08
The committee(s) on PSM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in PSM were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Nishihara, Baker, Riviere; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) English, Fevella.
HIHCR178EngrossRequesting The Department Of Education To Provide Free Menstrual Products To Students On All Hawaii Public School Campuses.
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2021-04-08
To Senate Education Committee
HIHCR154EngrossCondemning All Forms Of Anti-asian Sentiment As Related To Covid-19 And Urging Greater Investment In Federal, State, And Local Resources To Develop And Support Communitywide Solutions.
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2021-04-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB46EngrossRequires all habitat conservation plans to include an agreement for plan participants to enter into and maintain an annual service contract with a stand-by and response facility available to provide emergency medical and rehabilitation services to na...
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2021-04-06
The committee on WAM deferred the measure.
HIHCR95EngrossUrging Hawaii Helicopter Companies To Avoid Conducting Nonemergency Flights Over Residential Neighborhoods.
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2021-04-05
To Senate Transportation Committee
HIHCR8EngrossUrging The Board Of Education And Department Of Education To Elevate Hawaiian Language And Cultural Education In Public High Schools By Expanding Access To Hawaiian Language And Cultural Classes That Fulfill Core Requirements Throughout Secondary Edu...
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2021-04-01
To Senate Education Committee
HIHCR9EngrossUrging The Board Of Education And Department Of Education To Support And Implement Community Schools As A Strategy For Increasing Access To A High-quality Education.
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2021-04-01
To Senate Education Committee
HIHCR32EngrossUrging The Department Of Education To Develop And Implement A Program To Recruit And Employ Qualified Blind Persons To Serve As Orientation And Mobility Instructors And In Other Positions As Teachers Of Visually Impaired Students.
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2021-04-01
To Senate Education Committee
HIHCR159EngrossStrongly Urging The Department Of Land And Natural Resources To Work With The International Dialogue On Underwater Munitions' International Scientific And Technology Advisory Board On Underwater Munitions To Seek And Secure Federal Funding For The No...
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2021-04-01
To Senate Water and Land Committee
HIHB490EngrossLowers the age at which enhanced penalties apply for crimes against seniors from sixty-two years of age to sixty years of age. Makes commission of certain criminal offenses against a senior's person or property applicable if the perpetrator knows or ...
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2021-03-31
Received notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 320).
HIHR9PassUrging The Board Of Education And Department Of Education To Elevate Hawaiian Language And Cultural Education In Public High Schools By Expanding Access To Hawaiian Language And Cultural Classes That Fulfill Core Requirements Throughout Secondary Edu...
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2021-03-31
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHR10PassUrging The Board Of Education And Department Of Education To Support And Implement Community Schools As A Strategy For Increasing Access To A High-quality Education.
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2021-03-31
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHR12PassRequesting The Hawaii State Commission On The Status Of Women To Convene A Task Force To Study Missing And Murdered Native Hawaiian Women And Girls.
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2021-03-31
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHB566EngrossAdds coercive control between family or household members to the pilot program to strengthen state and county responses to domestic violence and increase violator accountability established by Act 19, Regular Session of 2020. Sunsets 6/30/2026. (SD1)
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2021-03-31
Received notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 320).
HIHB1326EngrossAllows a narrow hearsay exception for statements made by domestic violence victims during the course of the first interaction with the responding law enforcement officers and before the arrest of the defendant, as long as the statement bears sufficie...
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2021-03-31
Received notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 320).
HIHR25PassUrging The Department Of Education To Develop And Implement A Program To Recruit And Employ Qualified Blind Persons To Serve As Orientation And Mobility Instructors And In Other Positions As Teachers Of Visually Impaired Students.
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2021-03-31
Resolution adopted in final form.
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