Hawaii Senator Sharon Moriwaki [D]

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HISB589PassPART I - Establishes the University of Hawaii (UH) Cancer Research Center in statute as the Cancer Research Center of Hawaii. Requires the Director of the Cancer Research Center to be appointed in accordance with the Board of Regents policy. Requires...
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2021-07-21
Act 008, 2021 Special Session, on 07-20-21 (Gov. Msg. No. 2).
HISB1387PassRequires dog and cat owners to microchip their pets. Takes effect 1/1/2022. (CD1)
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2021-07-08
Act 005, Special Session 2021, 07/06/21.
HISB222PassBeginning 7/1/2022, requires the comptroller's annual report to the governor and legislature to include a list of all accounts that were closed by the comptroller during the immediately preceding fiscal year, and a list of accounts that remain open b...
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2021-07-07
Act 202, on 07/06/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1330).
HISB332PassAmends the minimum dollar amount of payments required to be preaudited. Allows, rather than requires, the comptroller to preaudit all proposed payments of expenditures under the threshold dollar amount. Sunsets 7/1/2024. Effective 7/1/2021. (CD1)
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2021-07-07
Act 203, on 07/06/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1331).
HISB512PassRemoves the $10 per visit per day cap on the dollar-for-dollar match received by supplemental nutrition assistance program beneficiaries under the Hawaii healthy food incentive program, also known as the double up food bucks program. Specifies that h...
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2021-07-07
Act 177, on 07/02/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1305).
HISB764PassAdds 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 severe forms of trafficking in persons, without the possibility of reinstatem...
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2021-07-07
Act 215, on 07/06/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1343).
HISB791PassClarifies removal processes for unauthorized vessels. Clarifies the criteria for determining whether a vessel is abandoned. Reduces the allowable time frame to claim an unauthorized vessel that is impounded by the department of land and natural resou...
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2021-07-07
Act 218, on 07/06/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1346).
HISB1015PassExpands the comptroller's duties to include the assessment of office space, including initiating, canceling, and renegotiating current and new leases, office space allocation, and telework infrastructure requirements for agencies and employees occupy...
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2021-07-07
Act 219, on 07/06/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1347).
HISB1329PassRequires procurement protests to be addressed as expeditiously as possible. Establishes time limits to resolve certain procurement protests. Amends the cash or protest bond amount for parties initiating administrative proceedings for review of certai...
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2021-07-07
Act 224, 07/06/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1352).
HISB224PassGives a preference to students who live within the service area of a school or who enrolled in the school the previous school year who apply for participation in a career and technical education program offered by that school. Establishes enrollment ...
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2021-07-02
Act 157, on 07/01/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1259).
HISB242PassRequires that public and charter schools offer education in computer science. Requires annual reports. (CD1)
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2021-07-02
Act 158, on 07/01/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1260).
HISB244PassExpands 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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2021-07-02
Act 159, on 07/01/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1261).
HISB367PassWaives the requirement for section 401 water quality certification for certain small-scale beach restoration projects authorized by the department of land and natural resources. (CD1)
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2021-07-02
Act 162, on 07/01/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1264).
HISB348PassUpdates the federal law reference to standards established by the United States Food and Drug Administration regarding product quality standards for bottled water. Repeals the requirement that noncarbonated bottled water be transported, stored, proce...
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2021-07-02
Act 161, on 07/01/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1263).
HISB516PassBeginning 7/1/2022, requires the state board for career and technical education to oversee and review annually certain statewide processes, requirements, and rules related to the student attainment of industry-recognized credentials. Requires an annu...
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2021-07-02
Act 163, on 07/01/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1265).
HISB336PassAmends the maximum amount that the Chairperson of the Board of Agriculture is authorized to approve for agricultural loans and aquacultural loans not to exceed $50,000 of state funds, rather than $25,000. (CD1)
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2021-07-01
Act 136, on 06/30/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1238).
HISB225PassSpecifies that the cost of regional infrastructure improvements made by the Hawaii housing finance and development corporation may be assessed against transit-oriented development projects specially benefiting from the improvements, as determined by ...
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2021-06-28
Act 095, on 06/25/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1197).
HISB329PassShortens the notice period from sixty days to thirty days for a board to sell, store, donate, or dispose of personalty when the identity and address of the owner are known. Removes the publication requirement and permits the board of directors of a c...
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2021-06-28
Act 098, on 06/25/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1200).
HISB766PassAllows a penalty of up to $5,000 for the fourth or subsequent violations of the motor carrier law within one calendar year. (CD1)
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2021-06-28
Act 104, on 06/25/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1206).
HISB696PassExtends 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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2021-06-28
Act 103, on 06/25/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1205).
HISB828PassGrants 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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2021-06-25
Act 069, on 06/24/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1171).
HISB834PassEstablishes the offense of importation, sale, or possession of one or more childlike sex dolls. (CD1)
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2021-06-25
Act 067, on 06/24/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1169).
HISB793PassRepeals the exemption of individuals with disabilities from minimum wage requirements. (CD1)
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2021-06-21
Act 055, 06/16/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1155).
HISB697PassDesignates January of each year as "Kalaupapa Month". (CD1)
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2021-06-21
Act 052, 06/16/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1152).
HISR8PassConvening A Task Force To Address Implementation Of Hawaii's State Law Corollary To Title Ix To Strengthen Hawaii's Efforts To End Campus-based Sexual Violence And Gender Discrimination.
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2021-06-21
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HISR45PassRequesting The Department Of Education To Convene A Working Group To Create A Model Statewide School Policy On Student Suicide Prevention, Intervention, And Postvention In Grades K-12.
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2021-06-21
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HISR48PassCondemning And Denouncing All Forms Of Anti-asian Sentiment And All Acts Of Racism, Xenophobia, Intolerance, Discrimination, Hate Crime, And Hate Speech Against Asian Americans And Asian Individuals In The United States And Requesting The Hawaii Civi...
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2021-06-21
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HISCR66PassCondemning And Denouncing All Forms Of Anti-asian Sentiment And All Acts Of Racism, Xenophobia, Intolerance, Discrimination, Hate Crime, And Hate Speech Against Asian Americans And Asian Individuals In The United States And Requesting The Hawaii Civi...
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2021-06-21
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HISR49PassRecognizing October 4 Through October 8, 2021, As Digital Inclusion Week In The State Of Hawaii.
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2021-06-21
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HISR56PassRequesting That The City And County Of Honolulu Protect Pedestrians On Sidewalks By Creating Separate Facilities For Electric Scooters, Electric Bicycles, And Electric Trikes.
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2021-06-21
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HISR55PassUrging The State Of Hawaii Department Of Defense To Continue To Operate The Hawaii National Guard Youth Challenge Academy Hilo Campus.
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2021-06-21
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HISR54PassRequesting The Department Of Business, Economic Development And Tourism To Establish A Working Group To Develop Funding Sources For Rural Broadband Improvements.
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2021-06-21
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HISR67PassSupporting And Adopting The Goals Set Forth In The Digital Equity Declaration For Hawaii Adopted By The Broadband Hui.
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2021-06-21
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HISR77PassRequesting The Department Of Education To Provide Free Menstrual Products To Students On All Hawaii Public School Campuses.
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2021-06-21
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HISR88PassRequesting The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency To Convene A Task Force To Study And Identify Appropriate Stockpile Storage Facility Options To Store And Distribute Emergency Supplies In The State Of Hawaii.
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2021-06-21
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HISR85PassUrging The Department Of Public Safety To Increase Its Investment In Comprehensive Offender Reentry Training Programs For Individuals Exiting Correctional Facilities.
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2021-06-21
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HISCR108PassUrging The Department Of Public Safety To Increase Its Investment In Comprehensive Offender Reentry Training Programs For Individuals Exiting Correctional Facilities.
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2021-06-21
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HISR125PassRequesting 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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2021-06-21
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HISR123PassUrging The United States Congress, The Federal Aviation Administration, And The Hawaii Department Of Transportation To Take Every Action Necessary To Address Rapidly Increasing Safety Risks And Community Disruption Resulting From Insufficient Regulat...
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2021-06-21
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HISCR159PassUrging The Department Of Land And Natural Resources To Examine And Consider Purchasing Reef Insurance To Support Nature-based Solutions To Protect Hawaii's Coastlines And Coastal Infrastructure From Natural Disasters.
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2021-06-21
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HISCR140PassAsserting That Racism Is A Public Health Crisis And Urging The State To Commit To Recognizing And Addressing The Resulting Inequities, And Study And Report To The Legislature On Economic Disparities That Contribute To The Detrimental Public Health Ef...
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2021-06-21
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HISR214PassRequesting That June 27 Of Each Year Be Recognized As Post-traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day And Designating The Month Of June Of Each Year As Post-traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Month In Hawaii.
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2021-06-21
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HISR169PassUrging The Executive And Legislative Branches Of The State Of Hawaii To Promote And Realize The Vision And Full Potential Of The Global Alliance For International Collaboration In Space Initiative And Explore Ways To Provide State Administrative And ...
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2021-06-21
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HISCR241PassEstablishing A Sister-state Relationship Between The State Of Hawaii, United States Of America, And The Prefecture Of Yamaguchi, Japan.
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2021-06-21
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HISR163PassUrging The Department Of Education To Include Civic Online Reasoning And Media Literacy In Its Information Technology Curriculum.
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2021-06-21
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HISCR239PassUrging The Department Of Transportation To Increase The Use Of Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement To Repave, Reconstruct, And Preserve State Streets, Roads, And Highways And Explore Use Of Other Products Using Reclaimed Asphalt.
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2021-06-21
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HISR170PassRequesting The Department Of Business, Economic Development, And Tourism To Compile A Short List Of Fortune 500 Companies That Are Suitable To Relocate To Hawaii And Identify Means And Incentives To Entice These Companies To Relocate.
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2021-06-21
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HISR174PassUrging The Department Of Human Resources Development And Department Of Education To Establish And Offer A Qualified Roth Contribution Program To Their Retirement Plan Participants.
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2021-06-21
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HISR196PassUrging 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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2021-06-21
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HISR199PassUrging The Department Of Transportation To Increase The Use Of Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement To Repave, Reconstruct, And Preserve State Streets, Roads, And Highways And Explore Use Of Other Products Using Reclaimed Asphalt.
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2021-06-21
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