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#1HCR88EngrossedRequesting The Establishment Of A Philippines-hawaii Tourism College Student Exchange Program Compact.
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2017-04-24
#2HCR7EngrossedUrging The Department Of Human Services To Examine The Application Process For The Preschool Open Doors Program To Ensure Accessibility For All Who Qualify.
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2017-04-19
#3SB723EngrossedAdds as a purpose of the University of Hawaii community college system the provision of occupational training and certification programs designed to rapidly qualify persons to fill new and hard-to-fill position classes in the State, counties, and pri...
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2017-04-20
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-26-17 10:00AM in conference room 329.
#4SB505PassedRequires prescribing healthcare providers to adopt and maintain policies for informed consent to opioid therapy in circumstances that carry elevated risk of dependency. Establishes limits for concurrent opioid and benzodiazepine prescriptions. Clarif...
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2017-07-06
Act 066, 07/03/2017 (Gov. Msg. No. 1167).
#5SB513PassedAuthorizes pharmacists to prescribe and dispense self-administered hormonal contraceptive supplies to patients regardless of a previous prescription, subject to specified education and procedural requirements. Enables pharmacists to be reimbursed for...
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2017-07-06
Act 067, 07/03/2017 (Gov. Msg. No. 1168).
#6SB161IntroducedRequires retailers or vendors that are not located in the State and not required to pay or collect general excise or use tax for sales to send certain information to purchasers in the State. Requires retailers or vendors to submit an annual report to...
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2017-01-20
#7HB1503IntroducedEstablishes a requirement that all workers who handle restricted use pesticides are to undergo mandatory medical checks by the department of health.
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2017-01-30
#8HB384IntroducedRepeals chapter 514A, Hawaii Revised Statutes, relating to condominium property regimes, and ensures that all condominiums in the State are governed under chapter 514B, Hawaii Revised Statutes, relating to condominiums. Effective January 1, 2019.
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2017-01-23
#9SB207PassedAuthorizes the expenditure of general funds for a one-time lump sum cash bonus severance benefit to affected Maui region hospital employees. Repeals chapter 89E, HRS, and Act 1, Second Special Session, Session Laws of Hawaii 2016, retroactively to 7/...
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2017-05-23
Act 018, on 05/18/2017 (Gov. Msg. No. 1118).
#10HR2PassedElecting The Speaker And Vice Speaker Of The House Of Representatives Of The Twenty-ninth Legislature.
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2017-01-18
Resolution adopted in final form.
#11HB450EnrolledRequires UH to conduct a study on the effects of sunscreen on Hawaii's coral reefs and report to the Legislature. Appropriates funds. (SD1)
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2017-04-28
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday, 04-28-17 at 4:30PM in Conference Room 329.
#12SB1150EngrossedRequires the University of Hawaii to conduct a study on the effects of sunscreen on Hawaii's coral reefs and report to the Legislature. Appropriates funds. (SB1150 HD3)
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2017-04-28
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-17 5:45PM in conference room 309.
#13HB945IntroducedRequires the Hawaii housing finance and development corporation to establish affordable micro-unit housing and congregate housing residences throughout the State. Allows the private sector to develop micro-unit housing and congregate housing residenc...
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2017-01-27
#14HCR33IntroducedRequesting The Auditor To Conduct A Sunrise Review Of The Licensure And Regulation Of Gerontologists.
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2017-03-30
The committee(s) on CPC recommend(s) that the measure be deferred.
#15HR110IntroducedRequesting The Department Of Human Resources Development To Collect Statewide Data On Workplace Violence, Report To The Legislature, And Recommend Statewide Workplace Violence Policies.
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2017-03-14
#16SB620EngrossedRequires retailers or vendors that are not located in the State and not required to pay or collect general excise or use tax for sales to send certain information to purchasers in the State. Allows the Director of Taxation to require retailers or ven...
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2017-04-26
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-17 11:00AM in conference room 016.
#17HB727VetoedAuthorizes the Department of Transportation to allow motorcycles and motor scooters on shoulder lanes, as determined by the Department, in times of traffic congestion. (HB727 CD1)
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2017-07-11
Vetoed (Gov. Msg. No. 1264).
#18HB235PassedSpecifies that the authorized benefit for acupuncture treatments allowed under personal injury protection benefits provided through motor vehicle insurance shall be tied to the charges, and any subsequent increases in charges, permissible under the w...
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2017-07-11
Act 124, on 07/10/2017 (Gov. Msg. No. 1225).
#19HB1132IntroducedUpdates The State Uniform Controlled Substance Act consistent with federal law to authorize the prescription of drugs including buprenorphine and naloxone for detoxification treatment and maintenance treatment. Deposits fines for violation of the Act...
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2017-02-10
#20SCR54IntroducedRequesting The United States Department Of Veteran Affairs To Take Certain Actions To Provide Compact Of Free Association Veterans Equal Quality And Access To Health Care As Veterans In United States Territories.
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2017-03-29
#21SB953PassedRequires a motor vehicle insurer to pay the applicable general excise tax and certificate of ownership fee when settling with a third-party claimant in a total loss claim. Increases monetary penalties for insurance fraud for a class C felony and misd...
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2017-07-11
Act 152, 07/10/2017 (Gov. Msg. No. 1253).
#22HB190EngrossedRequires the Department of Education to authorize private flight schools that: (1) are physically present in the State; (2) are certified by the Federal Aviation Administration; (3) offer flight instructor certificates; (4) request authorization; and...
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2017-03-24
#23HB398IntroducedRequires retailers or vendors that are not located in the State and not required to pay or collect general excise or use tax for sales to send certain information to purchasers in the State. Requires retailers or vendors to submit an annual report to...
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2017-02-17
#24HB1577EngrossedAuthorizes the department of education to issue grants to establish a composting grant pilot project in schools operated by the department. Establishes a composting grant pilot project working group. Requires report to legislature. Appropriates funds...
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2017-03-24
#25HCR52IntroducedAsserting The State Of Hawaii's Commitment To Diversity, Inclusiveness, Justice, Equality, Compassion, And Democratic Values In Response To The 2016 Presidential Election Through The Spirit Of Aloha.
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2017-02-22
#26SCR87IntroducedRequesting The United States Postal Service To Issue A Commemorative Postage Stamp In Honor Of Alfred Apaka.
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2017-03-15
#27HCR186IntroducedRequesting The Department Of Human Resources Development To Collect Statewide Data On Workplace Violence, Report To The Legislature, And Recommend Statewide Workplace Violence Policies.
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2017-03-14
#28HB387IntroducedRequires operators of child care facilities, including family child care homes, group child care centers, and group child care homes, and infant and toddler child care centers that care for children one year of age or younger to implement and maintai...
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2017-01-23
#29HB1593EnrolledEstablishes the Clean Energy Savings Jump Start Program and Clean Energy Savings Jump Start Fund. Establishes the Energy Storage System Rebate Program as a three-year pilot program and requires the Green Infrastructure Authority to submit annual repo...
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2017-04-27
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-28-17 3:10PM in conference room 225.
#30HR57IntroducedRequesting That The University Of Hawaii Provide Information To The Legislature On Possible Techniques To Eliminate Mosquitos From Hawaii.
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2017-03-13
#31HB475PassedProvides for the use of personal closed captioning systems as an alternative means of ensuring that closed captioning is provided by movie theatres with at least two locations. Extends the sunset date of the law that requires closed captioning at suc...
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2017-07-13
Became law without the Governor's signature, Act 211, 07/12/2017, (Gov. Msg. No. 1325).
#32HR116IntroducedRequesting The Department Of Education To Coordinate With High School Associations And Higher Education Institutions In Hawaii And To Partner With Debate Organizations In Organizing Events For Students To Debate On Current Issues Affecting Hawaii And...
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2017-03-22
#33HB704IntroducedAmends the listing of felony offenses for which criminal charges may be instituted by written information.
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2017-01-25
#34HB784IntroducedRequires agricultural producers in an enterprise zone to have at least 50 percent of production to occur within the enterprise zones located within the same county. Extends the tax credit eligibility periods in enterprise zones for agricultural produ...
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2017-02-17
#35HB931IntroducedExpands the income tax credit for low-income household renters, based on adjusted gross income and filing status. Adjusts the tax credit for inflation. Applies to taxable years beginning after 12/31/2017.
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2017-01-27
#36HB1153IntroducedProhibits smoking and tobacco use, including the use of electronic smoking devices, on University of Hawaii premises.
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2017-01-27
#37HB545IntroducedRenames Mokulele highway on Maui as the Maui veterans highway.
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2017-01-25
#38HB1501PassedReclassifies drug paraphernalia possession and delivery offenses from felonies to violations subject to a fine of no more than $500. (HB1501 CD1)
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2017-07-06
Act 072, 07/03/2017 (Gov. Msg. No. 1173).
#39HR19IntroducedRequesting The United States Drug Enforcement Administration To Remove Marijuana From Schedule I Of The Controlled Substances Act And Reschedule Marijuana To Any Schedule Other Than Schedule I For Purposes Of The Medically Controlled Use Of Marijuana...
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2017-02-15
#40HB1004IntroducedAppropriates moneys for implementation of the Rapid Ohia Death Strategic Response Plan. (HB1004 HD1)
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2017-02-15
#41SB221EngrossedEstablishes the Photo Red Light Imaging Detector Systems Program (Program). Authorizes counties to administer the Program. Requires proceeds of fines to be expended in the county from which they were collected for operation of the Program. Makes an a...
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2017-04-27
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-28-17 2:00PM in conference room 225.
#42HB428PassedAllows 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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2017-06-22
Act 040, 06/20/2017 (Gov. Msg. No. 1140).
#43HB935IntroducedIncreases the amount of guaranteed monthly compensation required to exempt an individual from minimum wage, overtime, and record keeping requirements under the Hawaii wage and hour law. Establishes a formula for calculation of the guaranteed monthly ...
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2017-01-27
#44HB1258PassedEstablishes registration requirements and driver's licensing requirements for operation of autocycles. (HB1258 CD1)
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2017-07-13
Became law without the Governor's signature, Act 216, 07/12/2017, (Gov. Msg. No. 1330).
#45SB339PassedAuthorizes all class B and C felony charges to be instituted by written information subject to specified exceptions. (CD1)
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2017-07-12
Act 189, on 07/11/2017 (Gov. Msg. No. 1303).
#46SB174EngrossedAmends the definition of debilitating medical condition to include lupus, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, and arthritis as conditions that qualify for the legal use of medical marijuana. (SB174 HD2)
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2017-04-21
The conference committee deferred the measure.
#47SR58PassedRequesting The Board Of Education To Consider Requiring Students In Grades Six, Seven, And Eight To Take Courses In Physical Education And Health Education.
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2017-05-30
Certified copies of resolutions sent, 05-30-17.
#48HB791IntroducedEstablishes a 3-year parametric disaster insurance pilot program within DAGS to be funded by the interest from the hurricane reserve trust fund.
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2017-01-25
#49SCR155IntroducedRequesting The Auditor To Conduct A Study On The Benefits Of Establishing A Sugar-sweetened Beverage Surcharge Program To Fund Public Health Programs In The State.
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2017-03-29
#50SB1061IntroducedRequires the court to appoint counsel to indigent parents and to make every effort to do so at the first hearing attended by the parent.
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2017-01-31
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