Hawaii Senator Josh Green [D]

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HISB3095PassBeginning 1/1/2019, requires all users of restricted use pesticides to be subject to a requirement to report on their use of restricted use pesticides to the Department of Agriculture (DOA). Prohibits the use of a restricted use pesticide on or withi...
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2018-06-14
Act 045, 06/13/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1145).
HISB2027EnrollAppropriates funds to the Department of Human Services for the Coordinated Statewide Homeless Initiative. Requires the Department to procure the services of a master contractor to manage subcontracts and expenditures for services provided through the...
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2087EnrollAmends Hawaii's Good Samaritan Law to provide civil liability exemption for persons who in good faith, without remuneration or expectation of remuneration, attempt to rescue a person with a rescue tube and for owners and operators of any premises, pr...
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2074EnrollExtends through the 2021 taxable year the time in which the Department of Agriculture may certify important agricultural lands qualified agricultural cost tax credits. (CD1)
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2346EnrollEstablishes the Address Confidentiality Program in the Department of the Attorney General to help survivors of domestic abuse, sexual assault, and stalking to relocate and keep the location of their physical address confidential. (CD1)
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2351EnrollProhibits prospective employers from requesting or considering a job applicant's wage or salary history as part of an employment application process or compensation offer. Prohibits enforced wage secrecy and retaliation or discrimination against empl...
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2340EnrollEnsures certain benefits under the federal Affordable Care Act are preserved under Hawaii law, including: extending dependent coverage for adult children up to 26 years of age; prohibiting health insurance entities from imposing a preexisting conditi...
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2401EnrollEstablishes the Ohana Zones Pilot Program, the Emergency Department Homelessness Assessment Pilot Program, and the Medical Respite Pilot Program. Makes appropriations. (CD1)
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2122EngrossRequires 25% of parking for certain residential multi-unit buildings and commercial buildings built after 7/1/2018 be electric vehicle charger ready. Clarifies the existing parking fee exemption for electric vehicles and specifies application at stat...
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2018-04-27
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday, 04-27-18 at 5:00PM in Conference Room 225.
HISB2334EngrossRequires the State and counties to incorporate predictions of sea level rise and other climate change hazards and mitigation opportunities into applicable plans, strategies, and mapping. Requires PUC to consider the findings in the Hawaii Sea Level R...
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2018-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-18 3:57 pm in conference room 429.
HISB2497EngrossRequires the Hawaii Public Housing Authority to establish a program to offer insurance policies to landlords who rent to tenants using the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program. Requires the Authority to report to the Legislature. Appropriates mon...
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2018-04-27
Received notice of discharge of conferees (Hse. Com. No. 689).
HISB2661EngrossCodifies sustainable development goals based on all seventeen of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and Indicators. (SB2661 HD1)
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2018-04-27
Received notice of discharge of conferees (Hse. Com. No. 687).
HISCR11PassUrging The Department Of Education, Department Of Health, Department Of Human Services, And Judiciary To Permanently Establish And Participate In The Hawaii Interagency State Youth Network Of Care (hisync) To Better Serve Youth And Families With Comp...
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2018-04-27
Received notice of reconsideration, Senate agreement, and Adopted (Sen. Com. No. 847).
HISB508EnrollAmends the taxes withheld on the amount realized by nonresidents from the disposition of Hawaii real property from 5% to 7.25%. Applies to real estate dispositions that occur on or after 9/15/2018. (CD1)
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2018-04-26
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB2075EngrossAppropriates moneys for three positions and operating expenses of the Sustainable and Organic Agriculture Program administered by the UH College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources. (SB2075 HD1)
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2018-04-26
Received notice of discharge of conferees (Hse. Com. No. 681).
HISB2472EngrossEstablishes the Homeownership Housing Revolving Fund to provide loans or grants for affordable housing projects or units in projects that are allocated low-income housing credits or that are funded by certain federal programs or agencies. Makes an ap...
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2018-04-26
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-18 2:00PM in conference room 325.
HISCR27PassRequesting The Auditor To Conduct A Sunrise Review Of The Licensure And Regulation Of Home Inspectors.
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2018-04-24
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR48PassRequesting The Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands To Provide Multi-family, High-density Development In Transient-oriented Development Zones And Tiny Homes For Native Hawaiians.
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2018-04-24
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR142PassRequesting The Department Of Health To Convene A Working Group To Examine Palliative Care Services And Develop Recommendations To Expand Palliative Care Services In Hawaii.
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2018-04-24
Received notice of reconsideration, Senate agreement, and Adoption (Sen. Com. No. 830).
HISB535EngrossRequires health insurance policies and contracts issued after 12/31/18 to provide coverage for the cost of hearing aids at least a minimum amount per hearing aid for each hearing-impaired ear every thirty-six months. (SB535 HD1)
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2018-04-23
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Wednesday 04-25-18 2:15PM in conference room 229.
HISB2926EngrossRequires the Board of Dental Examiners to adopt rules to establish a regulatory structure for the regulation of dental assistants in Hawaii. (SB2926 HD2)
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2018-04-23
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-24-18 9:00AM in conference room 229.
HISB2078EngrossAppropriates 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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2018-04-16
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 610).
HISCR181EngrossRequesting The Chairperson Of The Board Of Land And Natural Resources To Rename The Mauna Kea Recreation Area In The County Of Hawaii As The Gilbert Kahele Recreation Area.
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2018-04-16
To House Finance Committee
HISCR134EngrossApproving The Sale Of Certain Land Owned By The Office Of Hawaiian Affairs To The City And County Of Honolulu.
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2018-04-16
To House Finance Committee
HISCR156EngrossRequesting The Department Of Health To Review Existing Research On Certain Impacts Of Screen Time And Provide Recommendations On Reducing Screen Time And Increasing Rates Of Physical Activity And Nutrition Of Children And Adolescents In Hawaii.
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2018-04-16
To House Finance Committee
HISCR154EngrossRequesting The Department Of The Attorney General To Convene A Workplace Safety Working Group.
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2018-04-16
To House Finance Committee
HISCR108EngrossUrging The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency To Work With The Federal Communications Commission, The Federal Emergency Management Agency, And The National Weather Service To Make Necessary Updates To Ensure That Textual And Audible Information From ...
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2018-04-16
To House Finance Committee
HISR114PassUrging Hawaii's Congressional Delegation To Oppose Any Proposed Federal Right-to-work Legislation.
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2018-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISR116PassRequesting The Department Of Health To Review Existing Research On Certain Impacts Of Screen Time And Provide Recommendations On Reducing Screen Time And Increasing Rates Of Physical Activity And Nutrition Of Children And Adolescents In Hawaii.
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2018-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1).
HISR107PassRequesting The Chairperson Of The Board Of Land And Natural Resources To Rename The Mauna Kea Recreation Area In The County Of Hawaii As The Gilbert Kahele Recreation Area.
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2018-04-05
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISCR157IntroRequesting The Department Of Agriculture And Department Of Health To Conduct A Joint Study Of The Short-term And Long-term Effects Of Chlorpyrifos On Farmworkers.
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2018-04-04
To Senate Agriculture and Environment Committee
HISR117IntroRequesting The Department Of Agriculture And Department Of Health To Conduct A Joint Study Of The Short-term And Long-term Effects Of Chlorpyrifos On Farmworkers.
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2018-04-04
To Senate Agriculture and Environment Committee
HISB2199EngrossAuthorizes the State to apply for and implement a waiver from certain provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, as amended. (SB2199 HD1)
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2018-04-03
To House Finance Committee
HISCR29EngrossRequesting The State Auditor To Conduct An Audit Of The University Of Hawaii's Activities Related To Mauna Kea.
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2018-04-02
To House Finance Committee
HISCR1IntroUrging Various State Entities To Review And Update Their Telecommunication Equipment, Services, And Policies And Identify Areas Of Improvement In Accessibility And Usability For Individuals Who Are Deaf Or Hard Of Hearing Or Have A Speech Disability.
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2018-03-28
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISR1IntroUrging Various State Entities To Review And Update Their Telecommunication Equipment, Services, And Policies And Identify Areas Of Improvement In Accessibility And Usability For Individuals Who Are Deaf Or Hard Of Hearing Or Have A Speech Disability.
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2018-03-28
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB2339EngrossAuthorizes pharmacies to accept for disposal the return of any unused, remaining, or expired prescription drugs that the pharmacy previously dispensed, via collection receptacles or mail-back programs. (SB2339 HD1)
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2018-03-28
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISCR102IntroRequesting The Hawaii State Judiciary And Department Of Human Services To Not Use Blindness As A Basis For Denying Parental Rights.
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2018-03-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISCR136IntroRequesting The Executive Office On Aging To Encourage Transparency Relating To Compliance With The Older Americans Act And The Services And Supports Provided To Older Adults Through The County Area Agencies On Aging And Contracted Service Providers.
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2018-03-28
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISCR99IntroUrging The County Council Of The County Of Hawaii To Exercise Its Power Of Eminent Domain To Condemn Naalehu Theater To Preserve The Theater's Historic Legacy.
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2018-03-28
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISCR118IntroUrging The United States Congress To Support And Fund The Scientific Study Of Firearms Violence And Prevention.
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2018-03-28
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISR61IntroRequesting The Hawaii State Judiciary And Department Of Human Services To Not Use Blindness As A Basis For Denying Parental Rights.
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2018-03-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISR58IntroUrging The County Council Of The County Of Hawaii To Exercise Its Power Of Eminent Domain To Condemn Naalehu Theater To Preserve The Theater's Historic Legacy.
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2018-03-28
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISR9IntroRequesting The Department Of Education To Convene A Working Group To Review Afterschool Programs In Hawaii's Public Schools And To Establish An Afterschool Program Advisory Council.
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2018-03-27
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB7EngrossRequires the Department of Human Services, in collaboration with the Department of Health, to review the progress of the Hawaii Pathways Project pilot and continue efforts to use Medicaid to provide supportive housing services for chronically homeles...
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2018-03-23
To House Finance Committee
HISB738EngrossExpands the pool of orthodontists who are eligible to perform medically necessary orthodontic services for treatment of certain orofacial anomalies covered by health insurance. (SB738 HD1)
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2018-03-23
To House Finance Committee
HISB2055EngrossRequires the Governor to provide written notice to the Senate within a certain time period during the regular legislative session of the name of any gubernatorial nominee for an executive branch position that is subject to the Senate's advice and con...
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2018-03-23
To House Finance Committee
HISB2070EngrossAuthorizes the Department of Education to convene an advisory committee to make recommendations to develop and implement a plan to teach digital citizenship and media literacy in grades kindergarten through twelve in public schools, including charter...
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2018-03-23
To House Finance Committee
HISB2092EngrossAdds knowingly making a false statement to a county inspector a crime within the offense of unsworn falsification to authorities. Effective 7/1/2035. (SD1)
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2018-03-23
To House Finance Committee
HISB2108EngrossRequires the Department of Human Services to provide a tiered level of health care premium assistance for individuals depending on their family's income as compared to the federal poverty level. (SB2108 HD1)
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2018-03-23
To House Finance Committee
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