Hawaii Representative Lynn Decoite [D]

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HIHB1092N/AEstablishes procedures for the department of transportation to assist and enable a person to voluntarily purchase a verified carbon offset for carbon dioxide emissions resulting from the person's air travel to or from an airport in the State.
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1087N/AProhibits specified trolleys, trolleys with swivels, pulleys, cables, or running lines designed to attach a dog to two stationary objects in a configuration that endangers the dog, including by depriving the dog of sustenance. Prohibits tethering or ...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1090N/AAmends requirements for child passengers. Requires rear facing child safety seats for children less than 2 years of age. Requires the use of child safety seats or booster seats for certain children less than 10 years of age. Raises certain fines for ...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1091N/AEstablishes the offense of theft of catalytic converter as a class C felony. Defines "catalytic converter." Requires scrap dealers to follow the same requirements regarding a written statement for the purchase of palladium, platinum, rhodium, and a s...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1165N/ASpecifies that the $1,000,000 of transient accommodations tax revenues currently allocated to operate a Hawaiian center and the museum of Hawaiian music and dance may also be used to plan, design, and construct these facilities at an unspecified loca...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1225N/ARequires coordination to link certain information on social services, organ donor status, and immunization data to the statewide health information exchange. Makes participation in the Hawaii immunization registry mandatory for all providers of immun...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1129N/AEstablishes the maritime commission to oversee the regulation of water carriers in the State. Transfers the oversight of water carriers by the public utilities commission to the maritime commission and makes associated conforming amendments. Establis...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1149N/AReorganizes and integrates the land use commission within a modified office of planning, which is renamed as the office of planning and sustainable development. Reclassifies the coastal zone management program and statewide sustainability branch as d...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1227N/AProhibits offshore drilling for oil, natural gas, or minerals in state marine waters. Prohibits issuance of permits for or in connection with the development or operation of any facility or infrastructure associated with offshore drilling for oil, na...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1205N/ARequires a public investment fund to develop, publish, and implement socially responsible investment policies applicable to the management of all public funds under the public investment fund's control and submit an annual report to the legislature o...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1235N/AAuthorizes health care providers, nonprofit organizations, businesses, and faith-based organizations to distribute supplemental nutrition assistance program applications to prospective applicants.
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1150N/ARequires the department of land and natural resources to license non-commercial marine fishing along with freshwater fishing, engage in public outreach prior to implementing the combined non-commercial freshwater and marine fishing license, and submi...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1144N/AExempts from general excise tax law amounts received from the interisland transportation and related loading and unloading of livestock. Requires the public utilities commission to authorize preferential water carrier service rates by tariff for rate...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1175N/AEstablishes the micro enterprise assistance program on Hawaiian home lands revolving fund to provide grants and loans through the implementation of the micro enterprise assistance program to qualified native Hawaiians, native Hawaiian-controlled home...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1134N/AEstablishes procedures for audits of pharmacies conducted by a health care provider, insurance company, third-party payor, sickness insurance provider, mutual benefit society, dental service corporation, health maintenance organization, or any entity...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1166N/ARequires the prosecuting attorney to initiate forfeiture proceedings against real property used in promoting gambling in the first degree when any owner of the real property has been convicted of 3 or more separate incidents of promoting gambling in ...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1191N/AEstablishes the broadband infrastructure grant program to award grants to applicants to extend deployment of infrastructure used to provide broadband service to unserved areas of the State. Amends the Hawaii technology loan revolving fund to change i...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1236N/ACommences the transfer of the Oahu regional health care system in its entirety from the Hawaii health systems corporation to the department of health, beginning with the transfer of the Oahu regional health care system's budget and position count int...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1232N/ARequires any advertisement for a transient accommodation or resort time share vacation interest, plan, or unit to include the general excise license number and short-term rental permit number of the operator or plan manager.
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1222N/ARequires public and charter schools to offer education in computer science. Requires annual reports.
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1234N/ARequires the chairperson of the board of land and natural resources to establish a task force to make recommendations on how to allow public and private employees to work at least one day a week to protect the environment, reduce wear on infrastructu...
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB1133N/AEstablishes 2 new positions on the board of agriculture and specifies that 1 shall be a resident of the island of Molokai and 1 shall be a resident of the island of Lanai.
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2021-01-26
Pending introduction.
HIHB456IntroRequires the department of health to conduct an economic and environmental study of the deposit beverage container program and report to the legislature prior to the regular session of 2022. Appropriates funds.
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB485IntroIncreases the amount of the rental motor vehicle surcharge tax from $5 to $8. Effective 1/1/2023.
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB457IntroEstablishes a task force within the department of business, economic development, and tourism to study and recommend to the legislature the feasibility of authorizing controlled legalized gambling in the State, including offshore gambling and a state...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB483IntroIncreases the amount of the rental motor vehicle surcharge tax from $5 to $8 for any county with a resident population of more than 125,000, but less than 195,000. Sets aside the revenue from the increased surcharge tax for capacity projects in that ...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB440IntroEstablishes a conveyance tax vacancy surcharge on the conveyance tax for prolonged vacant property.
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB487IntroAuthorizes advanced practice registered nurses, in addition to physicians, to practice medical aid in dying in accordance with their scope of practice and prescribing authority. Authorizes psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners, in addition to...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB490IntroLowers 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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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB552IntroEstablishes clean ground transportation goals for state agencies on a staggered basis until achieving a 100 per cent light-duty motor vehicle clean fleet by 12/31/2035, and all light-duty motor vehicles in the State by 12/31/2045. Requires the procur...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB488IntroSpecifies that plans of correction and the status of corrective actions for care facilities shall be added to reports by the department of health within five working days. Clarifies, for reporting purposes, that the conclusion of an inspection occurs...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB564IntroIncreases the categories of women required to be covered for mammogram screenings. Requires the existing health insurance mandate for coverage of low-dose mammography to include digital mammography and breast tomosynthesis. Defines digital breast tom...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB551IntroProposes a constitutional amendment which guarantees individuals the right to a clean and healthy environment, including pure water, clean air, healthy ecosystems, and a stable climate, and to the preservation of the natural, cultural, scenic and hea...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB567IntroRequires each department to establish a telework and alternative work schedule policy. Establishes a minimum percentage of eligible employees who are required to telework or use an alternative work schedule policy. Where feasible, requires department...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB565IntroGrants exclusive original jurisdiction in matters of divorce to the family court of the circuit in which an applicant is domiciled at the time the application is filed. Repeals the requirement that a person be domiciled or physically present in the S...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB489IntroRequires the thirty-day lapse or termination notices for long-term care policies to be sent by certified mail, priority mail, or commercial delivery service, or other method of delivery requiring proof of delivery.
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB522IntroRequires the university of Hawaii environmental center to conduct ongoing studies of the environmental impacts of sewage spills on affected coral reefs and submit an annual report to the legislature prior to the convening of each regular session. App...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB554IntroBeginning 07/01/2022, requires sellers to disclose whether the real property lies within the sea level rise exposure area designated by the Hawaii climate change mitigation and adaptation commission or its successor.
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB545IntroRequires the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands to digitize its applicant, beneficiary, and lessee records and create a usable digital database no later than 7/1/2022.
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB553IntroEstablishes an offense of knowingly capturing, entangling, or killing a shark in state marine waters, and provides penalties and fines. Provides certain exemptions.
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB550IntroRequires and establishes deadlines for state facilities, except smaller facilities and facilities at Aloha Stadium, to implement cost-effective energy efficiency measures. Directs the Hawaii state energy office to collect utility bill and energy usag...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHCR12IntroConvening A Task Force To Address Implementation Of Hawaii's State Law Corollary To Title Ix In Light Of Recent Changes To Federal Title Ix Regulations.
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2021-01-25
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HIHR13IntroConvening A Task Force To Address Implementation Of Hawaii's State Law Corollary To Title Ix In Light Of Recent Changes To Federal Title Ix Regulations.
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2021-01-25
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HIHB544IntroAuthorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds and appropriates funds for a capital improvement project for the department of land and natural resources, to be expended by the university of Hawaii, to remove the Hoku Kea telescopes from the summ...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB491IntroAllows the executive office of aging to relax the thirty-hour employment requirement for qualified caregivers under the Kupuna Caregivers Program during a state-declared state of emergency. Adds the option of kupuna caregiver-directed services to the...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB593IntroExpands the definition of "beer" to specify an alcohol by volume of no less than 0.5 percent and to include alcoholic seltzer beverages.
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB505IntroEstablishes minimum number of district precincts per district. Prohibits campaigning or electioneering within two hundred feet of the last person in line to vote or deposit a ballot at a voter service center or place of deposit. Makes housekeeping am...
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB543IntroExcludes from any waiting list maintained by the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands any lessee or successor who sells or transfers their lease on a tract of Hawaiian home lands.
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB563IntroProhibits a sex offender from residing within two thousand feet of the sex offender's former victim or the victim's immediate family members. Requires the covered offender to receive approval from the Attorney General prior to a change in address.
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB546IntroAmends the composition of the early learning board to make a representative from Aha Punana Leo a standing member.
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2021-01-25
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
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