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#1SB207EngrossedAppropriates funds to the Department of Budget and Finance for collective bargaining cost items related to the transition of affected Maui region hospital employees to employment with Maui Health System, a Kaiser Foundation Hospitals LLC. Authorizes ...
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2017-04-27
The Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 3 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Nishimoto, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Holt.
#2HB523EnrolledRequires DAGS to reasonably provide and maintain onsite collection methods at buildings and facilities it manages, maintains, or services for the collection of recyclable materials. Appropriates funds. (SD1)
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2017-04-27
The Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim, Riviere; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
#3HB1135EnrolledAmends Act 139, Session Laws of Hawaii 2012, to make permanent certain provisions of the Justice Reinvestment Initiative relating to pretrial risk assessments, parole, and parole hearings. Amends the definition of "debt" relating to the recovery of m...
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2017-04-27
48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-02-17.
#4HB615EnrolledAppropriates funds for the Healthy Aging Partnership Program to further the program's important role in improving the health and well-being of Hawaii's kupuna. Effective 7/1/2095. (SD1)
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2017-04-25
The Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Green, Ihara, Galuteria; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
#5HCR89EngrossedRequesting The Department Of Labor And Industrial Relations And The Department Of Business, Economic Development, And Tourism To Convene A Basic Economic Security Working Group.
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2017-04-27
One Day Notice 04-28-17.
#6SB584EngrossedAllows an extended or hanai family member to act as a co-mortgagor in assisting a qualified resident in securing a mortgage to purchase a dwelling unit from the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation. (CD1)
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2017-04-27
Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 05-02-17.
#7HB637EnrolledRequires the department of accounting and general services to adopt rules related to certain state building codes no later than two years after the adoption of the codes by the state building code council. Specifies that the state building codes shal...
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2017-04-27
The Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Nishihara, Baker, Taniguchi; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Kim.
#8HB592EnrolledExtends the sunset date of the Alternative Energy Research and Development Pilot Program to June 30, 2019. Appropriates funds for the Program. (SD1)
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2017-04-27
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-28-17 3:10PM in conference room 225.
#9SB288EngrossedAuthorizes motor vehicle and boat towing options for self-service storage facilities after sixty or more days of delinquency; provided that an occupant is provided notice. Requires owners to notify occupants via electronic mail or regular mail, excep...
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2017-04-27
48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-02-17.
#10SB722EngrossedRecommences the efficiency measures pilot project first required under Act 67, Session Laws of Hawaii 2015. (SB722 HD1)
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2017-04-21
The Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 2 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Tupola.
#11HB209EnrolledEstablishes a state earned income tax credit. Changes income tax rates after 12/31/16. Repeals the sunset date for amendments made to the refundable food/excise tax credit by Act 223, SLH 2015. Appropriates funds to DOTAX for certain tax preparation ...
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2017-04-27
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-28-17 2:00PM in conference room 309.
#12HB110EnrolledMakes an appropriation for the public employment cost items and cost adjustments for employees of the various legislative agencies who are excluded from collective bargaining. Takes effect 1/7/2059. (SD2)
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2017-04-27
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-28-17 2:00PM in conference room 325.
#13HB1382EnrolledAssists small business in the state procurement process by establishing a temporary small business assistance initiative, small business advisory group, small business office, and small business procurement coordinator position within the state procu...
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2017-04-27
The Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kim, Galuteria, L. Thielen, Ruderman; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Wakai.
#14SB1264EngrossedAmends the process for registration, registration renewal, instruction, and training for security guards. Triennial registration period for security guards effective beginning on 6/30/2018. (CD1)
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2017-04-27
Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 05-02-17.
#15HB1402EnrolledRequires each state government branch to establish a shared leave program for state employees. Allows the chief executive of a county to establish a shared leave program for county employees. Precludes a state government branch from prohibiting leave...
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2017-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-17 11:00AM in conference room 325.
#16HB279EnrolledSpecifies that certain types of dissemination, distribution, republication, and use of certain types of campaign materials or the financing of such by any person shall not be considered a contribution to a candidate. (HB279 CD1)
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2017-04-27
48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-02-17.
#17SR38IntroducedRequesting The Department Of The Attorney General To Establish A Working Group To Study Forensic Laboratories In The State.
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2017-03-29
#18HB1580EnrolledEstablishes a clean ground transportation benchmark framework to maximize consumer fuel savings, including a near term 2025 target encouraging electric vehicle infrastructure buildout supporting Hawaii's goal for the reduction and ultimate eliminatio...
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2017-04-27
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-28-17 3:10PM in conference room 225.
#19HB1129EnrolledRequires the Department of Public Safety to develop policies and procedures to govern the processing of requests for special duty and to establish a compensation schedule for law enforcement services provided by deputy sheriffs performing special dut...
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2017-04-27
48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-02-17.
#20HB347EnrolledClarifies Hawaii's employment security law for independent contractors by requiring the consideration of twenty factors by the Department of Labor Industrial Relations when determining whether an individual is considered an independent contractor. Re...
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2017-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-17 11:00AM in conference room 325.
#21SR65PassedUrging The Hawaii Housing Finance And Development Corporation To Work With Housing Stakeholders And Other State And County Agencies To Evaluate And Update The Rental Housing Revolving Fund Program's Policies And Procedures And Reinstate The Predevelo...
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2017-04-06
Report and Resolution Adopted.
#22HB1435EnrolledClarifies that the comprehensive loss reduction plan of the HHRF shall include implementing building code requirements for hurricane standards in accordance with state building code and design standards. Takes effect on 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2017-04-26
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-27-17 3:45PM in conference room 224.
#23HCR105PassedRequesting The Department Of Labor And Industrial Relations To Report To The Legislature On Its Efforts To Address Issues Related To The Vocational Rehabilitation Unit In Its Disability Compensation Division.
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2017-04-24
Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 703) in amended form (SD 1).
#24HR83PassedUrging Law Enforcement Agencies To Follow The Guidelines Developed By The Malama Kakou Project For The Testing Of Sexual Assault Evidence Collection Kits And Requesting An Annual Report From The Department Of The Attorney General On The Testing Of Se...
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2017-04-06
Resolution adopted in final form.
#25SCR69EngrossedRequesting The Department Of Agriculture And Department Of Land And Natural Resources To Identify Economic, Environmental, And Regulatory Consequences Of Crop Degradation Caused By Invasive And Endangered Species In Hawaii.
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2017-04-07
#26SB1163EngrossedReplaces the criminal penalty for certain airport offenses relating to aviation practices and to licensing or regulation of commercial activities at public airports with a fine. (SB1163 HD1)
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2017-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-17 11:30AM in conference room 325.
#27SB1266EngrossedDirects the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation or any appropriate entity of the State to initiate negotiations to keep the units of the Front Street Apartments on the island of Maui affordable or to acquire the Front Street Apartments...
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2017-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-17 1:30PM in conference room 229.
#28SB719EngrossedRequires the Governor to prepare a deferred maintenance plan to gradually eliminate the deferred maintenance costs of all state-owned buildings, facilities, and other improvements. Requires the initial plan to be submitted to the Legislature with the...
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2017-04-24
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-17 2:30PM in conference room 309.
#29HCR96PassedRequesting The Department Of Budget And Finance To Provide A Status Report On The Hawaii Able Savings Program.
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2017-04-24
Resolution adopted in final form.
#30HB480EnrolledMakes an appropriation to the Hawaii community college for the Hawaii community college and University of Hawaii at Hilo, in collaboration with the Department of Agriculture and the Agribusiness Development Corporation, to study agriculture and agric...
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2017-04-27
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-28-17 10:00AM in conference room 329.
#31HB1033EnrolledAllows state and county agencies to participate in administrative procedures under chapter 91, Hawaii Revised Statutes, by including "agencies" within the definition of "persons" in section 91-1, Hawaii Revised Statutes. (HB1033 CD1)
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2017-04-27
48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-02-17.
#32HB375EnrolledRepeals the sunset date for amendments made to the refundable food/excise tax credit by Act 223, SLH 2015. (SD1)
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2017-04-27
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-28-17 2:00PM in conference room 309.
#33HR76PassedDeclaring Hawaii To Be A Ho'okipa (welcoming) State.
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2017-03-29
Resolution adopted in final form.
#34SB224EngrossedEstablishes licensure requirements for school psychologists to be administered by the board of psychology. Amends the composition of the board to include two school psychologists. (SB224 HD2)
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2017-04-27
Conference committee meeting rescheduled for 04-28-17 11:30AM in conference room 329.
#35SB1068EngrossedProhibits the disqualification or rejection of a bid that includes a listed subcontractor whose license is not valid at the time of the bid due to a lapse in continuous insurance and bond coverages if the subcontractor meets certain conditions. Requi...
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2017-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-17 3:00PM in conference room 309.
#36HB1130EnrolledAuthorizes the Department of Public Safety to administer lie detector and psychological tests to determine the suitability of candidates for corrections employment. (HB1130 CD1)
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2017-04-27
48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-02-17.
#37HB428EnrolledAllows the John A. Burns School of Medicine to continue to receive a portion of the physician workforce assessment fee for ongoing physician workforce assessment and planning to support the recruitment and retention of physicians in the State, partic...
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2017-04-27
The Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 2 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Kahele, Baker; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Taniguchi.
#38HB478EnrolledAppropriates funds for a full-time agricultural management position and equipment for Kulani correctional facility agriculture operations and a full-time agricultural management position and equipment for Waiawa correctional facility agriculture oper...
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2017-04-25
The Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 2 Aye(s): Senator(s) Nishihara, Gabbard; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) K. Kahele.
#39HB1115EnrolledAllows the Hawaii Labor Relations Board to send notices of hearing electronically; requires the party seeking judicial review to bear the cost of preparing a transcript, except as provided by law, in which case the Board shall bear the cost of prepar...
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2017-04-27
The Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, Taniguchi, Kim; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
#40HB847EnrolledEstablishes the Innovation and Commercialization Initiative Program to expressly give the University of Hawaii the legal authority to create, promote, and participate in new economic enterprises and expand workforce opportunities based on inventions ...
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2017-04-27
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-28-17 10:00AM in conference room 329.
#41HR58PassedRequesting The Department Of Budget And Finance To Provide A Status Report On The Hawaii Able Savings Program.
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2017-04-05
Resolution adopted in final form.
#42HR102IntroducedRequesting The Department Of Public Safety To Include Sites That Are 4.5 Acres Or Larger In The Environmental Impact Statement Process For The Oahu Community Correctional Center Relocation.
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2017-03-29
#43SB514EngrossedAuthorizes pharmacists to administer the human papillomavirus, Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis), meningococcal, or influenza vaccine to persons between eleven and seventeen years of age. Specifies requirements pharmacists must meet prior to admi...
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2017-04-27
Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 05-02-17.
#44SB658EngrossedAuthorizes the establishment of the Hawaii Airport Corporation within the Department of Transportation for administrative purposes on July 1, 2018. Sets out appointment of members to the board of directors and powers and duties of the Hawaii Airport ...
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2017-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-17 2:00PM in conference room 225.
#45HB655EnrolledAppropriates funds to the Department of Land and Natural Resources to assist and provide supplemental funds to the National Wildlife Research Center of the U.S. Department of Agriculture to research the adverse effects of the rose-ringed parakeet on ...
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2017-04-27
48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-02-17.
#46SR71PassedRequesting The Office Of Hawaiian Affairs To Convene A Study Group To Make Recommendations To The Legislature On An Appropriate Means To Honor Robert William Kalanihiapo Wilcox, Hawaii's First Elected Delegate To The United States Congress.
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2017-04-06
Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1).
#47SB185EngrossedBeginning January 1, 2019, requires child care providers licensed or registered by the Department of Human Services to obtain and maintain liability insurance coverage. (SB185 HD1)
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2017-04-24
The conference committee deferred the measure.
#48HB1182EnrolledRequires the ERS actuary to conduct annual stress tests of the system. Directs the ERS board to submit annual reports of the tests to the legislature. Takes effect 7/1/2017. (SD2)
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2017-04-27
Received notice of House agreement and passage on Final Reading (Hse. Com. No. 629).
#49HB1351EnrolledAuthorizes the Director of Health to expend moneys to support county electronics recycling collection. Appropriates general funds for deposit into the electronic device recycling fund. Appropriates funds from the electronic device recycling fund to r...
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2017-04-26
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-17 11:05AM in conference room 224.
#50SB1244EngrossedAuthorizes qualified nonprofit housing trusts to repurchase affordable units developed with government assistance when a government entity waives its first right of refusal to repurchase the unit. Authorizes counties to waive a first right of refusal...
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2017-04-27
The Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 2 Ayes: Representative(s) Brower, Nakamura; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) McDermott.
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