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PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1HB2605EngrossedAllows a transient accommodations broker to register as a tax collection agent for its operators and plan managers. Requires operators and plan managers to provide a statement to the transient accommodations broker confirming compliance with all appl...
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2018-04-25
Bill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Thursday, 04-26-18 11:30AM in conference room 423.
#2SB270EnrolledProhibits specific state-licensed persons who are licensed to provide professional counseling from engaging in, attempting to engage in, or advertising sexual orientation change efforts on minors. Establishes the sexual orientation counseling task fo...
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
#3SB2364EngrossedRequires employers to pay for all medical services required for the employee for the compensable injury and the process of recovery, even when claims are disputed. Establishes negotiation, notice, and review procedures for disputed claims. Imposes fi...
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2018-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-18 3:00 pm in conference room 329.
#4SB2909EnrolledRequires the Legislative Reference Bureau to conduct a study that examines consolidating the law enforcement activities and responsibilities of various state divisions and agencies under a single, centralized state enforcement division or agency. (CD...
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
#5HB2442EnrolledRequires the counties to take into custody any abandoned vehicle on a public road within ten business days. Amends the conditions that constitute a derelict vehicle. Allows, rather than requires, that abandoned vehicles be disposed of by public aucti...
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2018-05-03
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
#6HB2202EngrossedRequires a physician or surgeon selected and paid for by an employer to perform a medical examination on an employee, relating to a work injury under workers' compensation, to be duly qualified. Defines "duly qualified". Effective 7/1/2055. (SD1)
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2018-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-18 3:00 pm in conference room 329.
#7SB2046EnrolledProhibits manufacture, importation, sale, transfer, and possession of bump fire stocks, multiburst trigger activators, and trigger cranks. (SB2046 HD1)
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2018-04-26
Enrolled to Governor.
#8SB2244EnrolledRequires health care providers in the workers' compensation system who are authorized to prescribe opioids to adopt and maintain policies for informed consent to opioid therapy in circumstances that carry elevated risk of dependency. Establishes limi...
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
#9HB2010EnrolledCancels the debt owed to the State by the Hawaii Tourism Authority for convention center construction costs and related interest. Amends the allocations of transient accommodations tax revenues to the convention center enterprise special fund and tou...
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2018-05-03
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
#10SB2487EnrolledAmends the definition of "quality assurance committee" to include committees established by long-term care facilities, skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, home care agencies, hospices, and authorized state agencies. Allows for the...
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
#11SB2490EnrolledSpecifies certain recall reimbursement or repair requirements for manufacturers where a stop-sale order has been issued. Authorizes a license holder to engage in business at motor vehicle dealer locations that are affiliated by common ownership under...
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
#12SCR142PassedRequesting The Department Of Health To Convene A Working Group To Examine Palliative Care Services And Develop Recommendations To Expand Palliative Care Services In Hawaii.
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2018-04-24
Received notice of reconsideration, Senate agreement, and Adoption (Sen. Com. No. 830).
#13SB2340EnrolledEnsures certain benefits under the federal Affordable Care Act are preserved under Hawaii law, including: extending dependent coverage for adult children up to 26 years of age; prohibiting health insurance entities from imposing a preexisting conditi...
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
#14SB783EngrossedRepeals the provision that makes claiming of the Important Agricultural Land Qualified Agricultural Cost Tax Credit contingent upon the tax credit for the aquarium and marine science research facility at Ko Olina Resort and the training and education...
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2018-04-26
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-18 10:00AM in conference room 224.
#15SB48EnrolledMerges the Hawaii Strategic Development Corporation into the Hawaii Technology Development Corporation and renames the resulting entity as the Hawaii Innovation, Technology, and Research Corporation. Appropriates funds. (CD1)
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
#16SB202EnrolledAmends statutory provisions relating to quorum and voting requirements for service area boards on mental health and substance abuse. Designates service area boards on mental health and substance abuse within the department of health for administrativ...
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
#17SB122EnrolledProvides designated family members and other interested persons with notice when an individual with a mental health emergency is subject to certain procedures and actions. Provides designated family members and other interested persons with the right...
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
#18HB1270EngrossedDirects the Board of Land and Natural Resources to enter into negotiations to acquire the property identified as Tax Map Key: (3) 6-8-001:030 Kamuela, Hawaii. Authorizes the director of finance to issue general obligation bonds for the purchase of th...
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2018-04-23
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 827).
#19HB635EnrolledAuthorizes the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to assist the Board of Water Supply in upgrading Nuuanu reservoir #4 to meet state dam safety standards, as a component of the Nuuanu hydroelectricity project. (HB635 CD1)
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2018-05-03
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
#20SB648EngrossedAllocates additional transient accommodations tax revenues from July 1, 2018 until December 31, 2030 to the counties of Kauai, Hawaii, and Maui. Sunsets 12/31/2030. (SB648 HD1)
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2018-04-24
Received notice of change in conferees (Hse. Com. No. 662).
#21SB203EnrolledAmends the membership of the State Council on Mental Health, defines quorum for the Council, and specifies number of votes required to constitute valid acts of the Council. Designates the State Council on Mental Health within the department of health...
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
#22SB1011EngrossedEstablishes an additional motor vehicle registration fee for electric motor vehicles, hybrid motor vehicles, and plug-in hybrid motor vehicles, and deposits the money into the State Highway Fund. Appropriates funds for the operation and maintenance o...
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2018-04-24
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 833).
#23SB192PassedDeposits moneys received in 2018 pursuant to the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement into the Emergency and Budget Reserve Fund. Specifies that Tobacco Settlement Special Fund excess moneys shall be used to supplant any losses that result from any di...
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2018-05-10
Act 012, 05/10/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1112).
#24HB474EngrossedAppropriates funds to the University of Hawaii at Hilo for testing, studies, outreach, research, and other activities related to the prevention and eradication of rat lungworm disease. (SD1)
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2018-04-24
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 831).
#25HB1508EnrolledCreates a revolving line of credit sub-fund within the Hawaii green infrastructure special fund for a state agency to finance cost-effective energy-efficiency measures. (HB1508 CD1)
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2018-05-03
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
#26SB134EnrolledProhibits smoking and tobacco use, including the use of electronic smoking devices, by any person on the premises of the University of Hawaii. (CD1)
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2018-05-03
Enrolled to Governor.
#27SB481EngrossedAdds the definition of "landowner" to the provisions relating to the identification and designation of important agricultural lands. (SB481 HD1)
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2018-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-18 4:31PM in conference room 224.
#28HB1172EngrossedEstablishes property owner liability for illegal aerial devices possessed or set off on their property by others. Allows probable cause for fireworks offenses to be established from statements from witnesses and photographs, video, and other recordin...
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2018-04-24
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 831).
#29HB424EngrossedReinstates the President of the University of Hawaii as the chief procurement officer for contracts for construction and construction related professional services furnished by licensees under Chapter 464, Hawaii Revised Statutes. Requires the Univer...
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2018-04-24
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 831).
#30HB694EnrolledEstablishes the Health Analytics Program in the Med-QUEST Division of the Department of Human Services and authorizes the Department of Human Services to maintain an all-payers medical claims database. Appropriates funds for the establishment of two ...
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2018-05-03
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
#31SB535EngrossedRequires health insurance policies and contracts issued after 12/31/18 to provide coverage for the cost of hearing aids at least a minimum amount per hearing aid for each hearing-impaired ear every thirty-six months. (SB535 HD1)
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2018-04-23
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Wednesday 04-25-18 2:15PM in conference room 229.
#32HB1474EngrossedMakes an appropriation for the Department of Agriculture to host the 2020 state agriculture and rural leaders legislative agriculture chairs summit. Effective 7/1/2018. (SD1)
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2018-04-24
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 831).
#33HB634EnrolledAuthorizes the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to assist the Board of Water Supply in upgrading Nuuanu reservoir #1 to meet state dam safety standards, as a component of the Nuuanu hydroelectricity project. (HB634 CD1)
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2018-05-03
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
#34SB974EngrossedLimits the exemption from parking fees to drivers with a disability who are unable to operate a parking meter or pay station because of the driver's disability and who display a distinguishing parking device, code, permit, or decal. Clarifies time li...
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2018-04-26
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-18 3:30PM in conference room 225.
#35HB1401EnrolledRequires a pilot program for the 2020 primary and general elections in any county with a population of less than 100,000 to be conducted by mail. Establishes a voter service center to provide certain election services. Allows for additional places of...
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2018-05-03
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
#36HB1518EngrossedProvides that an agency may seek a declaratory judgment in circuit court that a requester is a vexatious records requester if the agency demonstrates that the person has established a clear pattern of conduct that amounts to an abuse of a process est...
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2018-04-25
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 667).
#37SB508EnrolledAmends the taxes withheld on the amount realized by nonresidents from the disposition of Hawaii real property from 5% to 7.25%. Applies to real estate dispositions that occur on or after 9/15/2018. (CD1)
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2018-04-26
Enrolled to Governor.
#38HB1604EnrolledAuthorizes issuance of general obligation bonds. Makes findings required by Article VII, Section 13, of the State Constitution to declare that the issuance of authorized bonds will not cause the debt limit to be exceeded. Amends the titles and descri...
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2018-05-03
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
#39HB1614EnrolledAutomatically imposes a restraining order upon parties filing for annulment, divorce, or separation to preserve the financial assets of the parties and their dependents and maintain the current island of residence and school of enrollment of a minor ...
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2018-05-03
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
#40HB1624PassedDelays the implementation of the producer licensing requirements amended by Act 152, Session Laws of Hawaii 2017, until January 1, 2020. (SD1)
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2018-05-01
Act 008, 05/01/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1108).
#41HB1621EnrolledPart I: Prohibits a merchant from charging a purchaser any fee, including a processing fee or an administrative fee, to repair, replace, or refund damaged or defective goods. Part II: Requires high turnover restaurant franchisees to disclose their no...
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2018-05-03
Transmitted to Governor.
#42HB1626EnrolledLimits liability for volunteers maintaining or repairing cemetery grounds. Requires the director of commerce and consumer affairs, in consultation with the comptroller, to develop strategies for the upkeep, repair, and maintenance of Sunset Memorial ...
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2018-04-30
Transmitted to Governor.
#43HB1627EngrossedRepeals the exemption of persons with disabilities from minimum wage requirements. Requires the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations to submit annual reports to the legislature. Effective 1/1/2050. (SD2)
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2018-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-18 3:00 pm in conference room 329.
#44HB1653PassedAbolishes the revolving funds for correctional facility stores account of the Department of Public Safety and transfers the unencumbered balance to the administrator/inmate activity account trust account. (HB1653 HD2)
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2018-04-24
Act 003, 04/24/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1103).
#45HB1650EnrolledAuthorizes the Department of Human Services to disclose certain information regarding confirmed cases of child abuse or neglect. Establishes a working group to improve safety in child care settings. Requires the working group to report to the Legisla...
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2018-05-03
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
#46HB1646EnrolledProvides that when a candidate other than the incumbent is elected to the office of United States Senator, and the incumbent vacates the office prior to the expiration of the incumbent's term, the Governor must temporarily appoint the member-elect to...
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2018-05-03
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
#47HB1647EngrossedRequires the Department of Human Services to compile information regarding employers with employees who receive public assistance. Requires the Department of Human Services to submit an annual report to the Legislature on the 50 employers with the hi...
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2018-04-26
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-27-18 1:45PM in conference room 329.
#48HB1652EnrolledAbolishes various non-general funds and accounts of the Department of Taxation and transfers the unencumbered balances to the general fund. (HB1652 CD1)
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2018-05-03
Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 705).
#49HB1667EnrolledMakes a housekeeping amendment to clarify that eligibility for probation does not apply to certain drug paraphernalia violations that have been decriminalized. (SD1)
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2018-05-01
Transmitted to Governor.
#50HB1669EngrossedAllows proposals to be submitted for concessions on public property. Establishes criteria for acceptance and awarding of proposals for concessions on public property. Specifies advertising requirements for bids or proposals and allows for online adve...
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2018-04-26
Received notice of discharge of conferees (Hse. Com. No. 681).
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