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#1SB1158EngrossedEstablishes a general excise tax holiday for consumers and businesses for school supplies sold during the weekend beginning with the last Friday in July; provided that businesses pass the savings on to consumers. (SB1158 HD1)
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2019-12-01
#2SB1050EngrossedEstablishes a task force within the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation to examine and report on the feasibility of the State establishing and operating a housing loan program for state employees similar to the United States Department...
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2019-12-01
#3SB263IntroducedRequires and appropriates funds for the climate change mitigation and adaptation commission to assist state and county agencies to develop sea level rise adaptation plans and to implement climate change mitigation efforts. Appropriates funds for one ...
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2019-12-01
#4HB902IntroducedAppropriates funds to the DOH for the health care provider loan repayment program administered through the John A. Burns School of Medicine of the University of Hawaii at Manoa; provided that the funds are matched on a dollar-for-dollar basis by a pr...
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2019-12-01
#5SB738IntroducedEstablishes a temporary tax credit for investments made in qualified low-income housing projects or qualified low-income buildings.
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2019-12-01
#6HB1046EngrossedRequires any tax preparer with a preparer tax identification number issued by the Internal Revenue Service to furnish the preparer's tax identification number on any return or claim for refund as required by the Department of Taxation. Authorizes the...
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2019-12-01
#7SB1161EngrossedEstablishes rules, regulations, and permitting procedures for transportation network companies operating in the State. Makes permanent insurance requirements for transportation network companies and transportation network company drivers. (SD2)
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2019-12-01
#8HB518IntroducedAmends the distribution of transient accommodations tax revenues by changing the amount distributed to the counties from a fixed sum to a percentage of the revenues collected.
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2019-12-01
#9HB891IntroducedEstablishes a state income tax credit for certain expenses incurred by pre-kindergarten through grade twelve teachers, instructors, school librarians, counselors, principals, registrars, or aides in a school. (HB891 HD1)
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2019-12-01
#10SB1046EngrossedAllows an employee to take family leave in addition to victim leave for leave to seek safety, medical attention, or victim services related to domestic or sexual violence against the employee or the employee's minor child. Requires the employee to su...
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2019-12-01
#11HB1122IntroducedRequires DLNR to administer State wildlife and wildlife resources using cooperative resource management strategies. Prohibits closures of certain game, sanctuary, and hunting areas unless DLNR makes findings based on scientific data and notifies the ...
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2019-12-01
#12HB591IntroducedRequires the Department of Land and Natural Resources to give prior notice to the Game Management Advisory Commission when designating an area as a watershed, conducting a new watershed project, or amending a watershed management plan within a game m...
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2019-12-01
#13HB1147IntroducedRequires barber, beauty operator, and instructor licensees under the Board of Barbering and Cosmetology to complete a one-time, one-hour training program on intimate partner violence awareness and education, which may be administered electronically. ...
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2019-12-01
#14SB37IntroducedAppropriates funds for operating expenses of the Hawaii state public library system. (SD1)
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2019-12-01
#15HB418EngrossedAppropriates funds for the fiscal biennium 2019-2021 operating budget of the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts. (SD1)
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2019-12-01
#16SB945IntroducedDedicates a minimum of twenty-five per cent of the State's operating budget each fiscal year beginning with the 2020-2021 fiscal year to the department of education for all K-12 education related expenses, including but not limited to payments for st...
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2019-12-01
#17SB291IntroducedAppropriates funds for the Office of Enterprise Technology Services. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050.
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2019-12-01
Carried over to 2020 Regular Session.
#18SB155IntroducedEstablishes a tax credit of 30% of the actual cost, including installation, water meter, and permitting fees, of an automatic fire sprinkler system in any one- and two-family dwelling in a structure used only for residential purposes. Sunsets 6/30/20...
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2019-12-01
#19SB1220EngrossedProhibits the suspension and expulsion of children participating in the Executive Office on Early Learning Public Prekindergarten Program. (SD1)
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2019-12-01
#20SB686IntroducedLegalizes the personal use, possession, and sale of cannabis in a specified quantity. Authorizes medical cannabis dispensaries to sell non-medical cannabis for personal use beginning February 1, 2021. Subjects transactions for non-medical cannabis to...
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2019-12-01
#21SB604IntroducedRepeals requirement that a disabled veteran be in receipt of disability retirement pay in order to be exempt from the payment of annual vehicle registration fees.
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2019-12-01
#22HB1105IntroducedEffective 1/1/2020, prohibits approval of new underground injection wells other than sewage wastewater wells where no alternative means of disposal is available. Effective 1/1/2025, prohibits approval of new underground injection wells in any circums...
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2019-12-01
#23HB1038IntroducedMakes an emergency appropriation to provide funds for the Department of Public Safety to pay for the temporary housing of 248 inmates at a non-state facility for the remaining six months of fiscal year 2019, during work on capital improvements to the...
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2019-12-01
#24HB1094IntroducedAppropriates funds to the Department of Land and Natural Resources for the operations of the Aha Moku Advisory Committee. Appropriates funds to hire an expert on natural and physical environment to serve in a full-time equivalent position on the comm...
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2019-12-01
#25HB189IntroducedCreates a county education task force to establish a process for the transfer of jurisdiction over all public schools, including all state public education functions and funding, from the state to the county in which the public school is located, pro...
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2019-12-01
#26SB356IntroducedRequires homeowners insurers to provide written and oral disclosure to an insured regarding the natural disaster perils not covered by the insured's homeowners insurance policy.
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2019-12-01
#27SB456IntroducedProvides for initiative procedures. Takes effect upon ratification of a constitutional amendment enabling direct initiative.
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2019-12-01
#28HB669IntroducedLimits medical malpractice liability for residents and fellows in accredited post graduate residency and fellowship programs acting under the supervision of a licensed physician.
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2019-12-01
#29HB432IntroducedOn or before June 30, 2021, requires planned community associations to register with the real estate commission. Requires the real estate commission to administer and enforce planned community association laws. Establishes the planned community assoc...
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2019-12-01
#30HB36IntroducedAppropriates funds for the Department of Human Services to purchase, staff, and operate two mobile clinics to serve the homeless persons residing in ohana zones. (HB36 HD1)
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2019-12-01
#31SB916IntroducedRequires that the board of land and natural resources make certain determinations before approving public land dispositions. Restricts the board of land and natural resources from approving the disposition of public lands under certain circumstances.
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2019-12-01
#32HB1475IntroducedShort form bill relating to firearms.
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2019-12-01
#33SB154IntroducedAuthorizes the use of fireworks for movie, television, and theatrical productions. Authorizes the testing, disposal, and destruction of illegal or unwanted fireworks by law enforcement. (SD1)
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2019-12-01
#34HB566IntroducedRequires state agencies to fully implement statutorily established energy efficiency and environmental standards for state facilities, motor vehicles, and transportation fuel, except in situations where the standards may jeopardize public health and ...
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2019-12-01
#35HB1044EngrossedAmends the rules for sourcing the sales factor for net income tax to impose market sourcing for sales of other than tangible personal property. Provides specific rules for intangibles and services.
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2019-12-01
#36SB951IntroducedRequires a purchaser or transferee to execute an oceanfront purchaser statement with every sale or transfer of oceanfront real estate. Requires the statement to be recorded with the bureau of conveyances. Establishes mandatory provisions for every oc...
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#37HB244IntroducedAppropriates funds to the Executive Office on Early Learning for equipment and furniture. (HB244 HD1)
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2019-12-01
#38SB1376IntroducedAppropriates funds as a grant to the Hawaii labor heritage council for a documentary film on the life of Ah Quon McElrath.
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2019-12-01
#39HB1130IntroducedRequires unclaimed property valued under $100 to be automatically transferred into the general funds of the State.
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2019-12-01
#40SB1073IntroducedEstablishes licensure and licensure renewal requirements for certain persons or entities to engage in the business of cashing checks for a fee to persons in the State.
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2019-12-01
#41SB344IntroducedAuthorizes the Board of Land and Natural Resources to sell long-term leasehold interests for berths at the Keehi Boat Harbor and Ala Wai Boat Harbor.
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2019-12-01
#42SB573IntroducedSpecifies that until the department of health establishes the clean and sober homes registry, group living facility operators shall be permitted to operate upon providing notice of operation to the applicable county.
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2019-12-01
#43HB265IntroducedAppropriates funds to the Department of Land and Natural Resources for the management of the axis deer population and substantial reduction and eradication of other invasive species in Maui County. (HB265 HD1)
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2019-12-01
#44SB357IntroducedAppropriates funds to upgrade the sound system in the auditorium and conference rooms at the state capitol.
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2019-12-01
#45SB557EngrossedProhibits state and county law enforcement agencies from complying with federal immigration detainers or honoring requests for non-public information unless specifically required to do so by a warrant signed by a judge or provisions of federal, state...
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2019-12-01
#46HB907IntroducedExempts changes and improvements to existing portions of the Waianae coast emergency access road within the Waianae district of Oahu from environmental assessment requirements under chapter 343, Hawaii Revised Statutes.
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2019-12-01
#47SB1511IntroducedAuthorizes issuance of general obligation bonds and appropriates funds for capital improvement projects for the 19th Senatorial District.
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2019-12-01
#48HB291IntroducedAuthorizes the counties to adopt ordinances to legalize marijuana cultivation, possession, sale, transfer, and use, for persons over the age of twenty-one. Clarifies that medical use of cannabis laws and penal code provisions pertaining to drug and i...
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2019-12-01
#49SB866IntroducedProvides that a minute order entered on a decree of foreclosure incorporating an order of sale or entered on an order confirming the sale of a foreclosed property shall operate as a final, appealable order.
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2019-12-01
#50HB1237IntroducedProvides individuals who have demonstrated financial hardship with the option of paying for the registration of their motor vehicles and associated taxes and fees on a monthly basis.
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2019-12-01
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