Hawaii Senator Rosalyn Baker [D]

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HISB36IntroProhibits discrimination, including in advertisements for available real property, based on participation in a housing assistance program, or requirements related to participation in housing assistance programs, in rental transactions and requirement...
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2021-03-04
48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
HISB132IntroBeginning January 1, 2023, bans the sale, offer of sale, or distribution in the State of any sunscreen that contains avobenzone or octocrylene, or both, without a prescription issued by a licensed healthcare provider to preserve marine ecosystems. (S...
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2021-03-04
48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
HISB193IntroRequires publicly held domestic corporations to have a gender-diverse board of directors. Establishes reporting requirements for the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs and penalties. (SD1)
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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISB255IntroAuthorizes the department of land and natural resources to establish rules and fees for the issuance of a commercial marine vessel license. Provides that a single valid commercial marine vessel license satisfies the licensure requirement for all pers...
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2021-03-04
48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
HISB251IntroEstablishes requirements and permitting procedures for transportation network companies operating in the State. Makes permanent insurance requirements for transportation network companies and transportation network drivers. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2021-03-04
48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
HISB238IntroAmends ballot requirements to display candidates for the Office of Hawaiian Affairs Board of Trustees, by residency and non-residency requirements and to randomize the order of candidate names within those groupings. (SD2)
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2021-03-04
48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
HISB244IntroExpands liability protection for donors to include donations of food and similar donations made to needy persons by organizations. Authorizes the donation of expired food when the donor reasonably believes in good faith that the food remains fit for ...
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2021-03-04
48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
HISB489IntroIncreases the maximum area for each agricultural shade cloth structure, cold frame, and greenhouse that could qualify the structure for an exemption from building permit and building code requirements.
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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISB565IntroExpands the definition of "beer" to specify an alcohol by volume of no less than 0.5 per cent and to include alcoholic seltzer beverages. Effective January 1, 2022. (SD1)
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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISB607IntroRemoves the construction completion deadline for the Leialii affordable housing project and Keawe street apartments. Exempts the Keawe street apartments from the application of the historic preservation provisions of chapter 6E, Hawaii Revised Statut...
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2021-03-04
48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
HISB599IntroBeginning July 1, 2024, requires massage therapy licensees to complete twelve hours of continuing education within the two-year period preceding the renewal date, two hours of which shall include first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or emergency...
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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISB601IntroProhibits roofing contractors from offering to pay, in any monetary form, an insured's insurance deductible as an incentive to encourage the insured to hire the contractor. Allows insureds to rescind contracts with roofing contractors within five bus...
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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISB814IntroClarifies the process for applicants to apply to open and operate a charter school. Provides for penalties for authorizers who fail to timely comply with board decisions. (SD1)
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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISB829IntroAdds coercive control as part of the petty misdemeanor offense of abuse of a family or household member to the pilot program to strengthen state and county responses to domestic violence and increase violator accountability established by Act 19, Reg...
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2021-03-04
Reported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 754) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
HISB726IntroProhibits the issuance of warrants that permit entry by an officer to a house, store, or other building without first audibly declaring the officer's office and business, including no-knock warrants. Requires law enforcement officers serving an arres...
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2021-03-04
Reported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 692) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
HISB828IntroGrants 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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2021-03-04
Reported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 693) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
HISB764IntroAdds a permanent commercial driver's license disqualification for a commercial driver's license or commercial learner's permit holder who is convicted of a felony involving a severe form of trafficking in persons, without the possibility of reinstate...
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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISB615IntroRequires all moped and motor scooter rental companies to ensure the rider wears a safety helmet supplied either by the rental company or by the renter prior to operating the moped or motor scooter. Exempts riders with a motorcycle license from this r...
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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISB611IntroMakes permanent the regulation of behavior analysts. Effective 6/29/2021.
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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISB696IntroExtends the date on which the temporary commission on the thirteenth festival of pacific arts shall cease to exist to August 31, 2025. Permits less than a quorum of commission members to discuss matters relating to official board business outside a c...
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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISB821IntroAllows a minor who has reached the age of 16 to petition the family court for emancipation, and directs the court regarding investigation of the petition, appointment of legal counsel and a guardian ad litem for the petitioner, and the findings neces...
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2021-03-04
48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
HISB827IntroIncreases 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 to...
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2021-03-04
48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
HISB602IntroProhibits certain contracts for managed care entered into after June 30, 2021, from containing a provision that authorizes a pharmacy benefit manager to reimburse a contracting pharmacy on a maximum allowable cost basis, and voids any such provisions...
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2021-03-04
48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
HISB939IntroEstablishes June 19 of each year as Juneteenth Day.
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2021-03-04
Reported from GVO/WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 745) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
HISB912IntroAuthorizes a court to order the forfeiture of one-half of the Employees' Retirement System (ERS) benefits of an ERS member, former member, or retirant upon conviction of the individual for a felony related to the State or county employment of the ind...
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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISB838IntroAllows 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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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISB1008IntroEstablishes a permanent autonomous transportation task force to be placed in the department of transportation. (SD2)
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2021-03-04
48 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
HISB973IntroAmends the Money Transmitters Act. Changes the chapter and short title to Monetary Transmitters Modernization Act. Incorporates definitions of key terms provided in the Model Money Services Business Law published by the Conference of State Bank Super...
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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISB975IntroEstablishes 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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2021-03-04
One Day Notice 03-05-21.
HISCR42IntroAuthorizing The Issuance Of A Lease Covering State Submerged Lands At Pier 27, In Honolulu Harbor, Oahu, To Atlantis Submarines Hawaii, Llc.
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2021-03-04
To Senate Water and Land Committee
HISCR50IntroRequesting The Department Of Commerce And Consumer Affairs To Convene A Task Force To Provide Recommendations For Granting Prescriptive Authority To Qualified Psychologists In The Counties Of Kauai, Maui, And Hawaii.
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2021-03-04
To Senate Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
HISR32IntroRequesting The Department Of Commerce And Consumer Affairs To Convene A Task Force To Provide Recommendations For Granting Prescriptive Authority To Qualified Psychologists In The Counties Of Kauai, Maui, And Hawaii.
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2021-03-04
To Senate Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
HISCR54IntroRequesting The Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands To Conduct An Analysis And Provide Data On The Number Of Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands Beneficiaries Who Have Applied For And Need Housing In Each County, By Income Classification, And Unit Type.
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2021-03-04
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HISR42IntroRequesting The United States Food And Drug Administration To Eliminate Its Blood Donor Deferral Policy On The Collection Of Blood And Blood Components From Men Who Have Sex With Men.
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2021-03-04
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HISR41IntroUrging The Hawaiian Homes Commission To Appropriate One Hundred Per Cent Of Lease Revenues From Commercial Property Uses To Homeland Lot Development.
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2021-03-04
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HISCR58IntroAuthorizing The Sale Of A Lease Of Certain Submerged Lands At Kaneohe Bay, Kaneohe, Oahu, For Non-commercial Boat Pier Purposes, By Public Auction.
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2021-03-04
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HISCR59IntroUrging The Hawaiian Homes Commission To Appropriate One Hundred Per Cent Of Lease Revenues From Commercial Property Uses To Homeland Lot Development.
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2021-03-04
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HISCR61IntroReaffirming The State's Commitment To Combat Climate Change And Prioritize Climate Change Legislation.
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2021-03-04
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HISCR60IntroRequesting The United States Food And Drug Administration To Eliminate Its Blood Donor Deferral Policy On The Collection Of Blood And Blood Components From Men Who Have Sex With Men.
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2021-03-04
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HISR40IntroAuthorizing The Sale Of A Lease Of Certain Submerged Lands At Kaneohe Bay, Kaneohe, Oahu, For Non-commercial Boat Pier Purposes, By Public Auction.
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2021-03-04
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HISR39IntroUrging The Counties To Expand Kuleana Property Tax Relief To Family Members That Have Continuous Ownership Of Ancestral Lands.
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2021-03-04
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HISR36IntroRequesting The Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands To Conduct An Analysis And Provide Data On The Number Of Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands Beneficiaries Who Have Applied For And Need Housing In Each County, By Income Classification, And Unit Type.
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2021-03-04
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HISR43IntroReaffirming The State's Commitment To Combat Climate Change And Prioritize Climate Change Legislation.
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2021-03-04
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HISCR57IntroUrging The Counties To Expand Kuleana Property Tax Relief To Family Members That Have Continuous Ownership Of Ancestral Lands.
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2021-03-04
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HISB610EngrossProhibits a public member of any board or commission under DCCA's purview from being engaged in the occupation that the board or commission regulates; being associated with a member of the occupation that the board or commission regulates that result...
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2021-03-03
[Hearing: Mar 5 @ 10:30 am]
[Hearing: Mar 5 @ 11:10 am]
To House Government Reform Committee
HISB613IntroRepeals the requirement that no less than fifty per cent of the physician workforce assessment fees deposited into the John A. Burns school of medicine special fund be used for purposes identified by the Hawaii medical education council. Repeals the ...
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2021-03-03
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. 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.
HISB65EngrossAllows direct shipment of all forms of liquor, rather than just wine, by certain licensees. Requires the county liquor commissions to adopt rules and regulations. (SD1)
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2021-03-02
[Hearing: Mar 5 @ 10:30 am]
To House Economic Development Committee
HISB167IntroEstablishes green infrastructure objectives and policies for state facility systems in the Hawaii State Planning Act to improve the quality of life for residents and visitors. Adds definition of "green infrastructure". Requires the office of planning...
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2021-03-02
The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. 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.
HISB243IntroRequires the Hawaii Natural Energy Institute to develop a strategic plan that outlines benchmarks to achieve a 100% renewable energy portfolio standard and to submit the strategic plan to the Legislature before the Regular Session of 2023. Requires t...
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2021-03-02
The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. 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.
HISB367IntroWaives the requirement for section 401 water quality certification for certain small-scale beach restoration projects authorized by the Department of Land and Natural Resources. (SD1)
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2021-03-02
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Rhoads, Keohokalole, Gabbard, Kim, Lee; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 2 No(es): Senator(s) Acasio, Fevella; and 0 Excused: none.
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