Hawaii Senator Rosalyn Baker [D]

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HISB2262IntroAmends the powers and duties of the Hawaii Teacher Standards Board to authorize the issuance of certificates for teachers at private schools. (SD1)
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2020-02-27
Reported from EDU (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2900) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
HISB2281IntroMakes permanent the regulation of behavior analysts. Exempts behavior analysts licensing program from auditor evaluation requirement. (SD1)
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2020-02-27
Reported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2901) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
HISCR46IntroUrging The Department Of Veterans Affairs To Recognize A Presumptive Service Connection For Chronically Ill Veterans Who Were Stationed At Kunia Field On The Island Of Oahu.
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2020-02-27
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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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2020-02-27
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HISR21IntroRequesting The Department Of Education To Convene An Advisory Committee To Make Recommendations To Develop And Implement A Plan To Teach Digital Citizenship And Media Literacy In Grades K-12 In Public Schools, Including Charter Schools And Hawaiian L...
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2020-02-27
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HISCR41IntroRequesting The Department Of Education To Convene An Advisory Committee To Make Recommendations To Develop And Implement A Plan To Teach Digital Citizenship And Media Literacy In Grades K-12 In Public Schools, Including Charter Schools And Hawaiian L...
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2020-02-27
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HISCR40IntroRequesting The Department Of Accounting And General Services To Conduct A Study To Determine Various Alternatives For The Rehabilitation And Renovation Of The State Capitol Reflecting Pool.
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2020-02-27
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HISR25IntroUrging The Department Of Veterans Affairs To Recognize A Presumptive Service Connection For Chronically Ill Veterans Who Were Stationed At Kunia Field On The Island Of Oahu.
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2020-02-27
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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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2020-02-27
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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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2020-02-27
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HISCR39IntroUrging The State To Implement A Statewide Responsible Tourism Initiative To Help Educate Touring Visitors About Sustainable Behaviors With Respect To Sunscreens, Polystyrene, And Single-use Plastics.
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2020-02-27
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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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2020-02-27
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HISB531IntroMakes financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult by a caregiver a Class A felony. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
HISB2032IntroProhibits 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 real estate transactions and requir...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 27 @ 10:15 am]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-27-20 10:15AM in conference room 016.
HISB2025IntroPermits minors to consent to medical care related to the diagnosis or treatment of HIV or the prevention of HIV. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
HISB2038IntroPermits two or more members of a board to attend state of the city, state of the county, state of the State, or state of the judiciary addresses; provided that the board members do not discuss board business and no commitment to vote is made or sough...
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
HISB2050IntroEstablishes a regulatory framework for products containing CBD that were manufactured legally through approved government programs. Clarifies that these products are not considered adulterated food, beverage, or cosmetic products. Prohibits manufactu...
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
HISB2200IntroRequires licensed health care providers to make written findings whether a patient or client has a disability and whether the need for an assistance animal or service animal is related to the disability so long as certain circumstances are present. R...
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2020-02-21
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB2111IntroAdds the chairperson of the Hawaiian Homes Commission or the chairperson's designee and the chairperson of the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands to serve as ex officio, voting members of the Commission on Water Resource Management. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:15 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:15PM in conference room 016.
HISB2260IntroRepeals the minimum age requirement to obtain a civil identification card in the State.
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:15 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:15PM in conference room 016.
HISB2228IntroEstablishes the offense of unlawful shipment of e-liquid products. Beginning July 1, 2020, prohibits the sale of flavored products for electronic smoking devices, the mislabeling of e-liquid products containing nicotine, and the sale of tobacco produ...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2263IntroBroadens the scope of profit-making operations students can engage in at schools to include commercial enterprises. Allows students to receive either school credit or compensation when they engage in profit-making operations. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
HISB2425IntroRepeals the sunset provision of Act 196, Session Laws of Hawaii 2018, making permanent the amendments to sections 514B-71(a), 514B-72(a), and 514B-161, Hawaii Revised Statutes. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2275IntroUpdates laws concerning notaries public to conform to the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts (2018), the Hawaii Uniform Electronic Transactions Act, other state notary laws, and current notary practices. Effective 7/1/2021. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2278IntroProhibits nonparticipating health care providers from balance billing patients in specific circumstances. Establishes rate calculation requirements for reimbursement of nonparticipating providers. Repeals January 2, 2025. Effective 1/2/2050. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2280IntroProhibits certain contracts for managed care entered into after June 30, 2020, 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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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2273IntroProvides purchasers of time shares with rescission rights if there is a material change to the information contained in the disclosure statement. Requires developers to provide notice to the purchaser regarding any pertinent or material change made t...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2276IntroRequires drug manufacturers to notify the insurance commissioner, prescription drug benefit plans, and pharmacy benefit managers if a proposed increase in the wholesale price of certain drugs would result in a per cent or more price increas...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2422IntroProhibits 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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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2311IntroStrengthens campus safety and accountability procedures and protocols, including those relating to sexual harassment, sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, and related issues, at the University of Hawaii. Takes steps to extend...
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
HISB2384IntroRequires certain tow operators to provide a written disclosure of certain information and an itemization of charges prior to attaching a disabled vehicle to the tow truck in certain circumstances. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
HISB2346IntroClarifies that the effective period of a protective order, temporary restraining order, or injunction restraining any party from contacting, threatening, or physically abusing a minor may extend to a date after the minor has reached 18 years of age.
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:00PM in conference room 016.
HISB2434IntroAddresses the disposition of salvaged motor vehicles by authorizing the county directors of finance to issue certificates of ownership and salvage certificate to expedite the disposal of the vehicles under specified circumstances.
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Nishihara, Wakai, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) S. Chang, Ruderman, L. Thielen.
HISB2402IntroAuthorizes a court to order the forfeiture of Employees' Retirement System 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 individual. Authorizes de...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:15 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:15PM in conference room 016.
HISB2354IntroProhibits a person from advertising or conducting a live musical performance through the use of deceptive affiliation under certain conditions. Enables action against deceptive practices by imposing penalties and private right of action. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:15 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:15PM in conference room 016.
HISB2349IntroRequires all state correctional facilities to allow family members to engage in contact visitation with inmates at any state correctional facility during official visiting hours. Provides that the correctional facility shall provide each inmate with ...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:00PM in conference room 016.
HISB2344IntroExpands conditions for a minor to consent to no-cost emergency shelter and related services, establish certain requirements by a shelter, and requires effort to leave a shelter for minors on each island. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:00PM in conference room 016.
HISB2426IntroAllows primary caregivers, qualifying out-of-state patients, and caregivers of a qualifying out-of-state patient to access the restricted access area within a medical cannabis retail dispensary. Clarifies violations related to medical cannabis dispen...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2313IntroProhibits an employer from requiring an employee to enter into a nondisclosure agreement pertaining to sexual harassment or sexual assault. Prohibits an employer from retaliating against an employee for disclosing or discussing sexual harassment or s...
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
HISB2315IntroExtends the deadline for each county police department to adopt and utilize an electronic tracking system for sexual assault evidence collection kits.
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:00PM in conference room 016.
HISB2421IntroRepeals the sunset provision of Act 195, Session Laws of Hawaii 2018, permanently codifying the amendments to the sections 514B105, 514B-146, and 667-94, Hawaii Revised Statutes. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2670IntroRequires a vulnerable coastal property purchaser statement to be executed by the purchaser or transferee with the sale or transfer of vulnerable coastal real estate. Effective 12/31/33. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
HISB2584IntroEstablishes minimum requirements for dental assistants. Clarifies the allowable and prohibited practices by dental assistants. (SD1)
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
HISB2502IntroAdds members of the clergy, commercial computer technicians, commercial film and photographic print or image processors, and persons employed by organizations that have direct contact with or supervision of children to the categories of persons who a...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:00PM in conference room 016.
HISB2638IntroAmends the offense of abuse of family or household members to provide for misdemeanor and petty misdemeanor penalties. Allows a deferred acceptance of guilty or no contest plea in misdemeanor and petty misdemeanor abuse penalties. Requires the Judici...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:00PM in conference room 016.
HISB2635IntroRequires a purchaser to present to a seller a valid government issued identification card and a valid permit to acquire a firearm, a handgun safety training course affidavit, or a hunter education card. Requires the licensing of sellers of ammunition...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 27 @ 10:15 am]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-27-20 10:15AM in conference room 016.
HISB2486IntroRequires the Department of Education to establish a standardized data collection process; collect and analyze data relating to, among other things, student discipline, seclusion, and restraint, school climate, and student achievement; and annually re...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:00PM in conference room 016.
HISB2543IntroProhibits an employer from discriminating against a person in hiring, termination, or condition of employment based on the person's status as a medical cannabis cardholder, under certain conditions. Specifies that an employer may use a fit for duty t...
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2020-02-21
The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim.
HISB2639IntroClarifies meaning of existing statute relating to towing of abandoned vehicles by adding definitions; requires tow and storage companies to accept credit cards; includes penalties consistent with unfair practices per chapter 480, Hawaii Revised Statu...
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-20 12:00PM in conference room 016.
HISB2672IntroRequires a vehicle approaching a crosswalk from the opposite direction of another vehicle stopped at that crosswalk to yield and not proceed until a pedestrian, if any, has crossed the roadway.
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2020-02-21
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 12:00 pm]

The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:00PM in conference room 016.
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