Hawaii Senator Mike Gabbard [D]

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HISB2110EngrossRequires the family court to appoint counsel to indigent parents in foster care cases and make every effort to do so at the first hearing attended by the parent. Effective 12/31/2059. (HD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB2703EngrossCreates a grant program and appropriates funds for a program to assist beginning farmers or ranchers to start commercial farm or ranch operations. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Agriculture Committee
HISB2704EngrossEstablishes a cover crop reimbursement pilot program to provide up to one hundred per cent cost reimbursement to farming operations in the State for acquiring cover crop seeds or green manure. Establishes a cover crop reimbursement pilot program mana...
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2020-03-16
To House Agriculture Committee
HISB2712EngrossUpdates the laws on agricultural cooperative associations and consumer cooperative associations with regard to, among other things, operations as resale agents, and conversions. (SD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Agriculture Committee
HISB2775EngrossRequires the fuel tank advisory committee to meet twice within a same calendar year at least six months apart.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2722EngrossRequires the Department of Agriculture to establish a 5-year food hub pilot program to increase access to local food. Provides for the award of grant funding to qualified applicants wishing to establish or expand a food hub. Requires reports to the L...
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2020-03-16
To House Economic Development & Business Committee
HISB2724EngrossProhibits the use of lead-based paint on outdoor structures after 12/31/2021. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2706EngrossAmends certain land subdivision and condominium property regime laws related to agricultural land, as recommended pursuant to Act 278, Session Laws of Hawaii 2019, to ensure condominium property regime projects within the agricultural district are us...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2777EngrossEstablishes the environmental council special fund. Dedicates a portion of the environmental response, energy, and food security tax revenue to the environmental council special fund. Appropriates funds to the environmental council special fund from ...
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2721EngrossRequires the department of health to implement the auditor's recommendations for the deposit beverage container program, including developing a risk-based selection process to select reports submitted by distributors and redemption centers for audit....
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2742EngrossEstablishes 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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2020-03-16
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB2781EngrossProhibits the intentional release of balloons inflated with a gas that is lighter than air.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB2713EngrossEstablishes the Invasive Species Rapid Response Trust Fund for rapid responses to invasive species emergencies. Requires the Invasive Species Council to include an accounting of moneys expended in its annual report to the Legislature. Appropriates fu...
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2020-03-16
To House Agriculture Committee
HISB2717EngrossEstablishes an offense of knowingly capturing, possessing, abusing, entangling, or killing a shark in state marine waters, along with penalties and fines. Provides certain exemptions. (SD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB3062EngrossRemoves the dollar amount cap to be paid into the rental housing revolving fund from state conveyance tax revenues. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2020-03-16
To House Housing Committee
HISB3038EngrossExcludes up to $100,000 of income derived from taro production from the state income tax. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2020-03-16
To House Agriculture Committee
HISB3041EngrossExtends the deadline for submitting the strategic plan required by Act 151, Session Laws of Hawaii 2019. Extends the lapse date for funds appropriated by the Act to 6/30/2021. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Agriculture Committee
HISB3040EngrossEstablishes a glyphosate task force to assess the impact of glyphosate on Hawaii's natural environment, human health, and agriculture. Effective 7/31/2150. Repeals 6/30/2022. (HD1)
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2020-03-16
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB3076EngrossAppropriates funds to establish one full-time equivalent (1.0 FTE) program director position and one full-time equivalent (1.0 FTE) staff member position, and to provide for employee training, materials and supplies, other costs associated with the s...
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2020-03-16
To House Labor & Public Employment Committee
HISB3122EngrossRequires the state council on developmental disabilities to convene a working group to study the design and implementation of a program for providing home- and community-based services to individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities wh...
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2020-03-16
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISCR43IntroDeclaring A Climate Emergency And Requesting Statewide Collaboration Toward An Immediate Just Transition And Emergency Mobilization Effort To Restore A Safe Climate.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR42IntroRequesting The Department Of Agriculture, University Of Hawaii, And United States Department Of Agriculture To Collaborate On Planning For A Multiagency Facility For Biological Control And Other Containment Research.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR38IntroRequesting The Office Of The Lieutenant Governor To Establish A Multi-stakeholder Task Force To Advance State Procurement Of Locally Produced Food.
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2020-03-16
One Day Notice.
HISR22IntroDeclaring A Climate Emergency And Requesting Statewide Collaboration Toward An Immediate Just Transition And Emergency Mobilization Effort To Restore A Safe Climate.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISR24IntroUrging The United States Environmental Protection Agency And Hawaii State Department Of Health To Reject The Approval Of A Single Wall Tank Upgrade Alternative Option For The Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility And Support The Secondary Containment T...
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR45IntroUrging The United States Environmental Protection Agency And Hawaii State Department Of Health To Reject The Approval Of A Single Wall Tank Upgrade Alternative Option For The Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility And Support The Secondary Containment T...
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR88IntroAcknowledging And Urging Turkey And Iraq To Recognize The Genocide Committed Against Assyrians Between 1915-1933.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR114IntroUrging The Department Of Education To Offer Vegetarian Lunch Meals In All Public Schools At Least Once Weekly.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR209IntroRequesting The State Office Of Enterprise Technology Services And The Legislative Reference Bureau To Collaborate To Provide Videoconference Access For Neighbor Island Residents To Be Able To Participate In Legislative Hearings And Sessions.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR211IntroRequesting The Office Of Primary Care And Rural Health To Facilitate Discussions With Key Community Health And Social Service Organizations Within Hawaii County To Address The Health And Wellness Needs Of The Most Vulnerable By Aligning The Goals And...
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISCR162IntroRequesting The Department Of Transportation Services Of The City And County Of Honolulu To Consider And Take Action To Implement The Use Of Traffic Calming Systems To Regulate Speeding On Surface Streets.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISR114IntroRequesting The Department Of Transportation Services Of The City And County Of Honolulu To Consider And Take Action To Implement The Use Of Traffic Calming Systems To Regulate Speeding On Surface Streets.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISR178IntroRequesting The Office Of Primary Care And Rural Health To Facilitate Discussions With Key Community Health And Social Service Organizations Within Hawaii County To Address The Health And Wellness Needs Of The Most Vulnerable By Aligning The Goals And...
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISR176IntroRequesting The State Office Of Enterprise Technology Services And The Legislative Reference Bureau To Collaborate To Provide Videoconference Access For Neighbor Island Residents To Be Able To Participate In Legislative Hearings And Sessions.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HISB2235EngrossEstablishes a state drug and alcohol toxicology testing laboratory special fund, to be administered by the Department of Health. Deposits fines for repeat offenders, habitual offenders, and offenders who operate a vehicle after license and privilege ...
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2020-03-13
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB2259EngrossEstablishes a workforce readiness diploma program within the Department of Education's Community School for Adults program. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-03-13
The committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Eli, Ichiyama, Kitagawa, Quinlan, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) McKelvey.
HISB2701EngrossGrants county agencies the right to enter property to investigate agricultural buildings and structures for violations of and compliance with building code exemption qualifications.
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2020-03-13
The committees on WLH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Todd, Har, Tarnas, Wildberger, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Lowen.
HISB2723EngrossRequires GoFarm Hawaii to provide the chairperson of the board of agriculture with an annual report of the program's goals and a semi-annual report outlining program outputs and outcomes. Establishes a five-year beginning farmer training program to b...
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2020-03-13
To House Lower and Higher Education Committee
HISB2727EngrossExempts a beverage dealer who is located in a high density population area from operating a redemption center if the dealer is located within 1 mile of a certified redemption center operated independently of the dealer. Requires the department of hea...
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB2993EngrossAligns the commercial driver's license qualification standards with federal regulations by repealing language related to medical waivers due to diabetes. Makes conforming amendments to Code of Federal Regulation citations.
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2020-03-13
The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Cullen, Hashem, Matayoshi, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Woodson.
HISB3099EngrossImplements the recommendations of the Hawaii Sea Level Rise Vulnerability and Adaptation Report issued by the Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Commission. Makes an appropriation to the Department of Health to conduct a sea level rise m...
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2020-03-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB3158EngrossProhibits a person from intentionally or knowingly manufacturing, importing, installing, reinstalling, distributing, selling, or offering for sale any counterfeit supplemental restraint system component, nonfunctional airbag, or airbag that does not ...
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2020-03-13
The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Cullen, Hashem, Matayoshi, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Woodson.
HISB3144EngrossRequires the office of solid waste management to establish a recycled products manufacturing grant program to support recycled products manufacturers or bioconversion or compositing businesses in the State. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD...
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2020-03-13
To House Economic Development & Business Committee
HISB2260EngrossRepeals the minimum age requirement to obtain a civil identification card in the State.
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2020-03-12
The committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Creagan, Lowen, McKelvey, Nakashima, Perruso, Takayama, Yamane; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Say, Thielen.
HISB2935EngrossAppropriates funds to the Department of Land and Natural Resources for staffing and operating expenditures for aquatic biosecurity. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2020-03-12
To House Water, Land, & Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HISB3180EngrossMakes an emergency appropriation to provide funds for the state public charter school commission to pay the claim and settlement amount pursuant to Miller-Potter v. State of Hawaii, et al., Civil No. 16-1-0385K. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2020-03-12
The committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Creagan, Lowen, McKelvey, Nakashima, Perruso, Takayama, Yamane; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Say, Thielen.
HISCR86IntroRequesting The Governor To Recognize And Commemorate August 26, 2020, As Women's Equality Day, Celebrating The Centennial Of, And Honoring Hawaii's Role In, The Woman's Suffrage Movement.
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2020-03-12
The committee(s) on LCA recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in LCA were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, Ihara, S. Chang, Gabbard; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
HISR52IntroRequesting The Governor To Recognize And Commemorate August 26, 2020, As Women's Equality Day, Celebrating The Centennial Of, And Honoring Hawaii's Role In, The Woman's Suffrage Movement.
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2020-03-12
The committee(s) on LCA recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in LCA were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, Ihara, S. Chang, Gabbard; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
HISB2264EngrossIncreases the number of days by which students must apply for free or reduced lunch and replenish the student's meal fund. Prohibits serving an alternative meal to students solely for failure to pay within thirty days of the first semester of a schoo...
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2020-03-11
The committees on LHE recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Quinlan, Johanson, D. Kobayashi, Morikawa, Ohno, Tarnas, Tokioka, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Hashem, DeCoite.
HISB2708EngrossAuthorizes the Department of Agriculture to plan, design, construct, operate, manage, maintain, repair, demolish, and remove infrastructure on any lands under the jurisdiction of the department, to support and promote agriculture. Establishes the agr...
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2020-03-11
To House Agriculture Committee
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