Hawaii Senator Stanley Chang [D]

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HISB811PassRequires the department of education to publish a weekly report on schools that have reported positive COVID-19 cases. (CD1)
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2021-07-08
Act 004, Special Session 2021, 07/06/21.
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.
HISB157PassAuthorizes the issuance of a civil license to solemnize marriage and allows solemnization by any individual at least eighteen years of age. (CD1)
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2021-07-07
Act 211, on 07/06/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1339).
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).
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).
HISB615PassRequires all moped and motor scooter rental companies to ensure that mopeds and motor scooters are equipped with flags and that riders wear safety helmets, subject to certain circumstances. Amends the definition of motor scooter. Prohibits the rental...
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2021-07-07
Act 214, on 07/06/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1342).
HISB765PassEstablishes sentencing guidelines for highly intoxicated drivers. Requires that ignition interlock devices be installed on all vehicles operated by a person upon license revocation. Increases the license revocation period and extends the applicable l...
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2021-07-07
Act 216, on 07/06/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1344).
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).
HISB808PassRenames the school facilities agency as the school facilities authority. Describes the powers and responsibilities of the school facilities authority by amending chapter 302A, part VI, subpart C and Act 72, Session Laws of Hawaii 2020. Transfers the ...
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2021-07-07
Act 217, on 07/06/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1345).
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).
HISB140VetoDefines transit-oriented development zone. Establishes the transit-oriented zone development improvement board. Requires the transit-oriented zone development improvement board to develop a transit-oriented development zone improvement program to fos...
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2021-07-06
Vetoed on 07/06/2021 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1293).
HISB807VetoRequires each school's academic plan to include a clear accounting of all resources that will be allocated to address and achieve each measurable outcome; the school's priority improvement strategies and measures to determine progress; student growth...
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2021-07-06
Received notice from House that motion to override veto was approved and carried by a 2/3 vote by the members of the House (Hse. Com. No. 2).
HISB1409VetoProhibits newly appointed or reappointed council, board, and commission members from serving if the member has not completed, within the requisite time, the required training course related to native Hawaiian rights. Requires the Office of Hawaiian A...
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2021-07-06
Vetoed on 07/06/2021 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1302).
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).
HISB814PassRequires members of the charter school commission to collectively possess experience and expertise in various fields. Clarifies authorizer compliance requirements in cases of an appeal. (CD1)
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2021-07-02
Act 167, on 07/01/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1269).
HISB806PassRequires the attorney general, on behalf of the department of education, to institute proceedings to acquire certain land owned by the Mililani Town Association by voluntary action or condemnation. (CD1)
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2021-07-02
Act 165, on 07/01/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1267).
HISB813PassRequires authorizers to provide to each charter schools it oversees a list of approved independent auditors. (CD1)
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2021-07-02
Act 166, on 07/01/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1268).
HISB936PassAuthorizes the department of health to disseminate information on seizure first aid. Authorizes employers to disseminate information on seizure first aid provided by the department of health to their employees at the employer's workplace. Sunsets 6/3...
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2021-07-02
Act 150, on 07/01/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1252).
HISB1384PassProvides that the prohibition against serving two consecutive terms not to exceed eight consecutive years shall not apply to the term of the representative of Hawaiian medium early learning providers on the early learning board. Repeals on June 30, 2...
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2021-07-02
Act 173, on 07/01/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1275).
HISB57PassCodifies certain certification, renewal, and violation processes of vehicle inspectors who conduct vehicle safety inspections under the department of transportation. Makes inoperable the requirement for reconstructed vehicles to obtain a special insp...
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2021-07-01
Act 129, on 06/30/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1231).
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).
HISB934PassExempts hydrogen fuels from petroleum product measurement requirements. (CD1)
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2021-07-01
Act 135, on 06/30/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1237).
HISB1402PassRequires the department of transportation to create motor vehicle, bicycle, and pedestrian highway and pathway networks. Creates annual reporting requirements. (CD1)
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2021-07-01
Act 131, on 06/30/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1233).
HISB159PassMakes an application for voter registration part of all state identification card and driver's license applications. Requires qualified applicants to choose to be registered to vote. Requires updating of names and addresses of qualified applicants wh...
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2021-06-29
Act 126, on 06/28/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1228).
HISB932PassEstablishes the clean energy and energy efficiency revolving loan fund. Repeals the building energy efficiency revolving loan fund. Authorizes moneys in the green infrastructure special fund to be used to finance the option to purchase solar energy s...
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2021-06-29
Act 107, on 06/28/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1209).
HISB1412PassAuthorizes the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to assist HK Management LLC, in planning, designing, constructing, reconstructing, renovating, acquiring, equipping, and improving surf industry center facilities. (CD1)
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2021-06-29
Act 120, on 06/28/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1222).
HISB1421PassCreates a dual use technology task force within the department of business, economic development, and tourism to explore how dual use technology can be used to promote economic recovery and diversify the State's economy. Requires the task force to su...
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2021-06-29
Act 121, on 06/28/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1223).
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).
HISB489PassIncreases 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. Effective 1/1/2022. (CD1)
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2021-06-28
Act 100, on 06/25/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1202).
HISB599PassBeginning 7/1/2024, requires massage therapy licensees to complete twelve hours of continuing education within the twoyear period preceding the renewal date, of which two hours shall include first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or other emergenc...
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2021-06-28
Act 102, on 06/25/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1204).
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).
HISB664PassAppropriates funds for the Hawaii correctional system oversight commission. (CD1)
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2021-06-24
Act 062, 06/23/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1163).
HISR3PassRequesting The Counties To Study How Inclusionary Zoning Impacts Housing Supply.
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2021-06-21
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
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).
HISB939PassEstablishes June 19 of each year as Juneteenth. (CD1)
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2021-06-21
Act 053, 06/16/2021 (Gov. Msg. No. 1153).
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
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
HISCR25PassRequesting The Department Of Public Safety To Allow Faith Pods Based On Kapu Aloha To Be Established Within Each Correctional Center.
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2021-06-21
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
HISR14PassRequesting The Department Of Public Safety To Allow Faith Pods Based On Kapu Aloha To Be Established Within Each Correctional Center.
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2021-06-21
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
HISR15PassUrging The Empowerment Of Young Women By Annually Recognizing October 11 As The International Day Of The Girl.
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2021-06-21
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
HISCR26PassUrging The Empowerment Of Young Women By Recognizing October 11, 2021, As The International Day Of The Girl.
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2021-06-21
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
HISR25PassRequesting The Governor's Coordinator On Homelessness To Provide A Status Update On Kukui'ola Village And Work With The Hawaii Interagency Council On Homelessness To Further Fund The Ka Lamaku Shelter Until The Construction Of Kukui'ola Village Is Co...
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2021-06-21
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
HISR35PassRequesting The Hawaii Health Systems Corporation To Convene A Task Force To Conduct A Feasibility Study For Construction Of A Hospital In North Kona And A Health Care Needs Assessment Of The West Hawaii Region.
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2021-06-21
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
HISR41PassUrging 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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2021-06-21
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
HISR39PassUrging The Counties To Expand Property Tax Relief For Lands Purchased Pursuant To The Kuleana Act.
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2021-06-21
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
HISR36PassRequesting 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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2021-06-21
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
HISR43PassReaffirming The State's Commitment To Combat Climate Change And Prioritize Climate Change Legislation.
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2021-06-21
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
HISR44PassUrging Members Of The United States Congress To Enact Federal Legislation Granting Statehood To The People Of Washington, D.c.
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2021-06-21
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
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
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-21-21.
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