Hawaii Representative Patrick Branco [D]

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HIHCR44EngrossUrging United States President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. And The Asiapacific Economic Cooperation To Hold The 2023 Asiapacific Economic Cooperation Summit In The City And County Of Honolulu, State Of Hawaii.
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2021-04-19
Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1773) with recommendation of adoption.
HIHCR68EngrossRequesting The Department Of Education To Create A Landscape Management Plan With Goals To Increase Tree Canopies On Public School Grounds, Document Existing Inventory And Talent, And Identify Additional Resources Required To Implement And Sustain Th...
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2021-04-19
Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1782) with recommendation of adoption.
HIHCR166EngrossAuthorizing The Issuance Of A Term, Non-exclusive Easement Covering A Portion Of State Submerged Lands At Kapaa, Kawaihau, Kauai, For Construction Of A Sandbag Groin And For Use, Repair, And Maintenance Of The Improvements Constructed Thereon.
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2021-04-19
Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1777) with recommendation of adoption.
HIHCR154EngrossCondemning All Forms Of Anti-asian Sentiment As Related To Covid-19; Urging Greater Investment In Federal, State, And Local Resources To Develop And Support Communitywide Solutions; And Requesting The Civil Rights Division Of The United States Depart...
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2021-04-19
Reported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1786) with recommendation of adoption, as amended (SD 1).
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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2021-04-16
Senate Conferees Appointed: Rhoads Chair; Keith-Agaran Co-Chair; Fevella.
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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2021-04-16
Senate Conferees Appointed: Inouye Chair; Gabbard, Moriwaki Co-Chairs.
HIHB247EngrossAmends 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 certain condominium property regime projects within the agricultural distric...
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2021-04-16
House Conferees Appointed: Tarnas, Hashem, Nakashima, Branco Co-Chairs; McDermott.
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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2021-04-16
House Conferees Appointed: Hashem, Perruso Co-Chairs; Tokioka, Matsumoto.
HIHB244EngrossAmends the data requirements for land recordation by the bureau of conveyances, on land other than fee simple time share interests deregistered by the land court, to include a map and description prepared by a licensed professional surveyor. Effectiv...
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2021-04-16
House Conferees Appointed: Tarnas, Todd, Branco Co-Chairs; McDermott.
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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2021-04-16
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 807).
HIHB631EngrossProvides courts with greater discretion to adjust the amount owed or installments to be paid by a person who violates certain traffic offenses based on the person's inability to pay. Decreases the imprisonment term to contumacious nonpayment ratio. I...
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2021-04-16
Senate Conferees Appointed: Rhoads Chair; Keith-Agaran Co-Chair; Fevella.
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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2021-04-16
House Conferees Appointed: Yamane, Nakashima Co-Chairs; Ward.
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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2021-04-16
House Conferees Appointed: Lowen, Aquino, Johanson, Cullen Co-Chairs; Matsumoto.
HIHB499EngrossAuthorizes the board of land and natural resources to extend certain leases of public lands for commercial, industrial, resort, mixed-use, or government use upon approval of a proposed development agreement to make substantial improvements to the exi...
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2021-04-16
Senate Conferees Appointed: Inouye Chair; Keith-Agaran Co-Chair; Misalucha, Fevella.
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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2021-04-16
House Conferees Appointed: Tarnas, Lowen, Cullen Co-Chairs; McDermott.
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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2021-04-16
House Conferees Appointed: Nakamura, Nishimoto Co-Chairs; Hashimoto, Takumi, McDermott.
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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2021-04-16
House Conferees Appointed: Nakashima Chair; Matayoshi, Ward.
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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2021-04-16
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in JDC were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Rhoads, Keohokalole, Kim, Lee, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Acasio, Gabbard.
HIHB753EngrossExcludes housing developed by the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands from school impact fees for 3 years. Allows construction cost component impact fees to be used to improve or renovate existing structures for school use. Repeals the prohibition agai...
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2021-04-16
House Conferees Appointed: Tarnas, Nakamura, Branco Co-Chairs; McDermott.
HIHB826EngrossMakes unlawful the sale of flavored tobacco products, mislabeling of e-liquid products containing nicotine, and sale of tobacco products other than through retail sales via inperson exchange. Includes e-liquid and electronic smoking devices within th...
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2021-04-16
Senate Conferees Appointed: Keohokalole Chair; Baker, Wakai, Rhoads Co-Chairs; Fevella.
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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2021-04-16
House Conferees Appointed: McKelvey, Johanson, Wildberger Co-Chairs; Ward.
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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2021-04-16
House Conferees Appointed: Aquino, Nakamura, Tarnas, Cullen Co-Chairs; Hashimoto, Matsumoto.
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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2021-04-16
Senate Conferees Appointed: Wakai Chair; Kidani Co-Chair; Misalucha.
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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2021-04-16
House Conferees Appointed: Ohno, Tarnas, Marten Co-Chairs; Ganaden, McDermott.
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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2021-04-16
House Conferees Appointed: Johanson, Luke Co-Chairs; Matsumoto.
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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2021-04-16
[Hearing: Apr 19 @ 3:00 pm]

Bill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Monday, 04-19-21 3:00PM in conference room CR 309.
HIHCR35PassUrging The United States Military To Clean Up Munitions And Explosives Of Concern In Hawaii Under The Military Munitions Response Program.
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2021-04-16
Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 796) in amended form (SD 1).
HIHCR45PassUrging The United States Congress To Grant Additional Authority To The Federal Communications Commission To Stop Unwanted And Illegal Robocalls.
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2021-04-16
Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 798) in amended form (SD 1).
HIHCR69EngrossRequesting The Department Of Land And Natural Resources To Submit A Petition To List The Pueo As A Threatened Or Endangered Species Under The Endangered Species Act.
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2021-04-16
One Day Notice 04-19-21.
HIHCR81PassUrging The United States Congress, Federal Aviation Administration, And Hawaii Department Of Transportation To Take Every Action Necessary To Address Rapidly Increasing Safety Risks And Community Disruption Resulting From Insufficient Regulation Of T...
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2021-04-16
Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 800) in amended form (SD 1).
HIHCR95EngrossUrging Hawaii Helicopter Companies To Avoid Conducting Nonemergency Flights Over Residential Neighborhoods.
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2021-04-16
One Day Notice 04-19-21.
HIHCR96EngrossUrging The Department Of Facility Maintenance Of The City And County Of Honolulu, In Conjunction With The United States Army Corps Of Engineers And Department Of Environmental Services Of The City And County Of Honolulu, To Immediately And Regularly ...
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2021-04-16
One Day Notice 04-19-21.
HIHCR169PassRequesting The Department Of Labor And Industrial Relations To Convene A Working Group To Improve Access To Government Services For Immigrants And Increase Immigrant Opportunities To Make Civic And Economic Contributions To The Community.
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2021-04-16
Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 804).
HIHCR163EngrossRequesting The Board Of Land And Natural Resources To Enter Into A Long-term Water Lease With The Waioli Valley Taro Hui For The Hui's Existing Use Of Water From Waioli Stream Via Direct Negotiation, Upon Its Completion Of Requirements Pursuant To Ch...
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2021-04-16
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in JDC were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Rhoads, Keohokalole, Acasio, Gabbard, Kim, Lee, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
HIHCR161PassSupporting And Adopting The Goals Set Forth In The Digital Equity Declaration For Hawaii Adopted By The Broadband Hui.
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2021-04-16
Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 803).
HIHCR171PassUrging The Department Of Public Safety To Recognize The Value Of Culture-based Rehabilitation Activities In The State's Correctional System.
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2021-04-16
Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 805).
HIHCR70EngrossAuthorizing The Sale Of A Lease Of Certain Submerged Lands At Kaneohe Bay, Kaneohe, Oahu, For Recreational Boat Pier Purposes, By Public Auction.
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2021-04-15
The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in WAM were as follows: 11 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Wakai, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
HIHB756EngrossDesignates one of the at-large positions on the board of agriculture as the chairperson of the Hawaiian homes commission. Provides that the chairperson of the Hawaiian homes commission will serve on the board of agriculture upon the expiration of an ...
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2021-04-13
Failed to pass Third Reading. Ayes, 12; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 13 (Senator(s) Acasio, Dela Cruz, English, Fevella, Inouye, Keith-Agaran, Kidani, Kim, Kouchi, Moriwaki, Riviere, Taniguchi, Wakai). Excused, 0 (none).
HIHB1366EnrollAmends 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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2021-04-13
Transmitted to Governor.
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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2021-04-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHCR178EngrossRequesting The Department Of Education To Provide Free Menstrual Products To Students On All Hawaii Public School Campuses.
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2021-04-12
To Senate Education Committee
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
HIHR81PassRequesting The City And County Of Honolulu, In Conjunction With The United States Army Corps Of Engineers, To Develop A Comprehensive Plan To Regularly Drain And Clear Streams And Canals That Flow In Residential Areas In Waiahole, Haleiwa, Waialua, K...
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2021-04-07
Resolution adopted in final form.
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.
HIHCR58EngrossUrging The United States Congress And President Of The United States To Enact The Protecting The Right To Organize Act Of 2021 As Expeditiously As Possible.
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2021-04-01
To Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
HIHCR118EngrossRequesting The Department Of Commerce And Consumer Affairs, Following The Completion Of The Department Of Commerce And Consumer Affairs' Division Of Financial Institutions' And Hawaii Technology Development Corporation's Study, To Reconsider Its 2016...
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2021-04-01
To Senate Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
HIHCR121EngrossRequesting The Governor To Convene A Working Group To Develop Recommendations For Effective Communications With Limited English Proficient Persons And Persons With Disabilities Before, During, And After Emergencies And Natural Disasters.
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2021-04-01
To Senate Human Services 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
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.
HIHR35PassUrging United States President Joseph R. Biden, Jr., And The Asiapacific Economic Cooperation To Hold The 2023 Asiapacific Economic Cooperation Summit In Honolulu, Hawaii.
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2021-03-31
Resolution adopted in final form.
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