Hawaii Representative Mahina Poepoe [D]

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HIHB1534Engross
50%
Establishes the Hawaii Registered Teacher Apprenticeship Program, to be administered by the Hawaii Teacher Standards Board. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 68).
HIHB1530Engross
50%
For a collective bargaining agreement or executive policy in effect on and after 7/1/2025, requires that an employer of firefighters maintains its fire staffing service at a level of no less than four on-duty firefighters in each company. Effective 7...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 67).
HIHB1541Engross
50%
Amends Act 36, SLH 2019, to change the effective date from 7/1/2050 to 7/1/2024.
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 71).
HIHB1592Engross
50%
Increases the maximum amount of conveyance tax revenues allocated to the land conservation fund. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 75).
HIHB1544Engross
50%
Adds a minimum penalty and amends the maximum penalty per violation of the State Water Code, expands the types of potential violations of the State Water Code, and makes each day that a violation exists or continues to exist a separate offense. Requi...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 72).
HIHB1581Engross
50%
Appropriates funds to the department of land and natural resources to develop a native plant nurseries and seed bank initiative program. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 74).
HIHB1653Engross
50%
Pursuant to a collective bargaining agreement negotiated for Bargaining Unit (5), provides annual salary step increases for public school teachers and educational officers who have completed a year's satisfactory service and comply with specified req...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 82).
HIHB1651Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Education and public charter schools to take certain steps to report incidents of harassment and implement procedures for handling harassment of educational workers. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD2)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 80).
HIHB1652Engross
50%
Establishes a state income tax credit for qualified expenses incurred by certain individuals employed by the Department of Education, a public charter school, the Hawaii state public library system, or as part of a head start program in a school. Eff...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 81).
HIHB1674Engross
50%
Authorizes candidates and their candidate committees to donate residual campaign funds to the general fund of the State or to the real property tax general fund of any county of the State. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 83).
HIHB1773Engross
50%
Requires the law enforcement standards board to develop training materials related to the recognition and signs of Alzheimer's disease and related types of dementia. Requires law enforcement officers to review training materials for at least one hour...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 90).
HIHB1775Engross
50%
Beginning with the 2024-2025 school year, requires the Department of Education to provide free breakfast and lunch to all students enrolled in department schools. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 92).
HIHB1835Engross
50%
Establishes the distribution management advisory board to develop and advise on the statewide distribution management plan. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 100).
HIHB1837Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Education to grant public access to emergency action plans that do not pose a security risk to students, staff, or guests of school campuses. Requires each Department school to have a comprehensive school evacuation communi...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 101).
HIHB1832Engross
50%
Authorizes a state department, division, or agency, rather than the Department of Human Resources Development, to conduct a minimum qualification review of applicants for vacant positions within the department, division, or agency. Requires the Depar...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 99).
HIHB1826Engross
50%
Appropriates funds for temporary positions to support the statewide expansion of the University of Hawaii Windward Community College's mental health-related programs. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 97).
HIHB1777Engross
50%
Authorizes dental hygienists who are under the general supervision of a licensed dentist to perform preventive dental sealant screenings and apply dental sealants on certain individuals in a school-based oral health program. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 93).
HIHB1828Engross
50%
Extends the State's energy-efficiency portfolio standards from 2030 to 2045 and updates the standards. Authorizes the public utilities commission to adjust the 2045 and interim standards. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 98).
HIHB1774Engross
50%
Establishes a silver alert program within the Department of Law Enforcement to help locate and safeguard missing persons who are sixty years of age or older, cognitively impaired, or developmentally disabled. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/3000. (...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 91).
HIHB1903Engross
50%
Expands access of early learning programs to other state properties and public lands besides public school campuses. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 106).
HIHB1900Engross
50%
Appropriates funds to improve the State's water resource management and hydrologic data collection. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 105).
HIHB1906Engross
50%
Appropriates funds to the Department of Education to enhance its Panorama platform and Trust Circle mobile application or create a new platform. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 107).
HIHB1967Engross
50%
Changes the administration of the human trafficking victim services fund from the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations to the Department of the Attorney General. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 110).
HIHB2196Engross
50%
Removes requirement of a college degree for any state position, unless the degree is relevant to licensing or certification as it relates to the duties and responsibilities of the position or when the position requires specialized knowledge, skills, ...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 121).
HIHB2215Engross
50%
Appropriates funds to increase the funding of certain medicaid home and community-based services, including adult day programs and residential services offered in community care foster family homes and expanded adult residential care homes. Requires ...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 122).
HIHB2222Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Education to convene a staggered school start times task force to study and evaluate the issues and implications of instituting a staggered school start times program, including effects on school bus schedules. Requires a r...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 123).
HIHB2174Engross
50%
Repeals the existing conditions under which government entities may seek reimbursement for search or rescue expenses and instead requires a government entity of the State to impose and collect a fee for search or rescue expenses for persons who requi...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 120).
HIHB1974Engross
50%
Increases the monthly needs allowance from $50 to $75. Clarifies that the needs allowance is not intended to replace or affect funds received from the federal Supplemental Security Income program. Requires certain long-term care facility operators to...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 111).
HIHB2241Engross
50%
Appropriates funds for civilian auxiliary aviation services performed by the civil air patrol. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 126).
HIHB2515Engross
50%
Clarifies the types of events that constitute disasters and emergencies for the purposes of emergency management. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 156).
HIHB2552Engross
50%
Extends, under certain conditions, the family leave period for up to eight additional weeks for employees who are unable to perform their employment duties due to the birth of a child who is required to stay in a neonatal intensive care unit. Require...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 158).
HIHB2535Engross
50%
Establishes a child care classroom contracts pilot program to require the Department of Human Services to contract directly with child care center providers in licensed infant and toddler child care centers and group child care centers that meet cert...
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 157).
HIHB2626Engross
50%
Specifies certain findings the Board of Land and Natural Resources must make for a lease of a government-owned Hawaiian fishpond. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 163).
HIHB2622Engross
50%
Appropriates funds to the Department of Law Enforcement for the State's gun buyback program. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 162).
HIHB2713Engross
50%
Appropriates funds to provide additional support and resources to families receiving benefits through the State's adoption assistance and permanency assistance programs. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 173).
HIHB2790Engross
50%
Authorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds to reinstate the Hula Mae Single Family Loans Program in order to assist homeowners in obtaining mortgage loans. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-05
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 176).
HIHB1608Intro
25%
Appropriates funds for deputy public defender positions within the Office of the Public Defender and requires that one of the positions be assigned to the family court section. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD2)
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2024-03-01
Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-05-24.
HIHB1591Intro
25%
Establishes a regulatory framework for microenterprise home kitchens. Authorizes the Department of Health to adopt rules regarding microenterprise home kitchens; grant and revoke permits; issue food safety manager certificates; charge fees; and condu...
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2024-03-01
Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1004-24), recommending passage on Third Reading.
HIHB1546Engross
50%
Amends the definition of "beach restoration" used in laws governing the Board of Land and Natural Resources' powers to engage in beach restoration to include activities undertaken to maintain and improve eroded beaches and degraded dune systems and t...
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2024-03-01
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 11).
HIHB1545Intro
25%
Expands the authority of the State and counties to develop adaptation pathways plans to modify and relocate infrastructure away from critically threatened areas to locations outside sea level rise and coastal flooding exposure areas. Appropriates fun...
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2024-03-01
Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-05-24.
HIHB1624Intro
25%
For policies, contracts, plans, and agreements issued or renewed after 12/31/2024, requires the insurers, mutual benefit societies, and health maintenance organizations to provide coverage for standard fertility preservation services for persons unde...
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2024-03-01
Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 933-24), recommending passage on Third Reading.
HIHB1529Intro
25%
Allows any burial council member whose term has expired to continue in office as a holdover member until the member's reappointment to a second term is confirmed or a successor is nominated and appointed. Prohibits holdover members from holding offic...
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2024-03-01
Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-05-24.
HIHB1554Intro
25%
Expands the department of land and natural resources' rulemaking authority to include any rule to impose restrictions or requirements deemed necessary to protect certain aquatic life. Expands the board of land and natural resources' authority to temp...
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2024-03-01
Reported from JHA (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 896-24), recommending passage on Third Reading.
HIHB1662Intro
25%
Establishes a refundable child tax credit. Applies to taxable years beginning after 12/31/2024. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-01
Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1; placed on the calendar for Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cochran, Ichiyama, Matayoshi, Quinlan, Woodson excused (5).
HIHB1660Intro
25%
Taxes capital gains income at the same rate as ordinary income. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-01
Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1; placed on the calendar for Third Reading with Representative(s) Holt, Matsumoto voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Alcos, Garcia, Kong, Pierick, Ward voting no (5) and Representative(s) Cochran, Ichiyama, Matayoshi, Quinlan, Woodson excused (5).
HIHB1654Intro
25%
Establishes the qualified internship grant program within the Department of Education to provide grants to businesses and organizations that employ qualified interns participating in work-based learning through a qualified internship program. Appropr...
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2024-03-01
Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 987-24), recommending passage on Third Reading.
HIHB1657Intro
25%
Requires all public schools to implement universal screenings for students in kindergarten through third grade to identify and support students who are at risk of dyslexia and other learning disabilities. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-01
Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 989-24), recommending passage on Third Reading.
HIHB1688Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Health to conduct a statewide needs assessment and establish an advisory council to determine what would be needed to transition to a more circular system with less waste generation, more reuse, and an extended producer res...
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2024-03-01
Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-05-24.
HIHB1675Intro
25%
Beginning 1/1/2026, exempts medical services provided by licensed physicians and advanced practice registered nurses acting in the capacity of primary care providers from the general excise tax. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD1)
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2024-03-01
Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 934-24), recommending passage on Third Reading.
HIHB1839Intro
25%
Appropriates funds for long-term monitoring of air quality for communities impacted by the Maui wildfires, as well as support for research efforts to better understand the environmental concerns linked to urban fires. Effective 7/1/3000. (HD2)
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2024-03-01
Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-05-24.
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