28th Legislature, 2015
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Floor session convene times for Monday, April 27, 2015:
Senate: 11:30 a.m. | House of Representatives: 11:30 a.m.
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Senate District 6
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 230
phone: 808-586-6070
fax: 808-586-6071
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District Information
6th Senatorial District Map - South and West Maui (Makena, Wailea, Kihei, Ma‘alaea, Lahaina, Ka‘anapali, Napili, Kapalua)

We want to hear YOUR CONCERNS and ISSUES prior to the upcoming Legislative Session and also share with you the current budget picture, provide updates on other issues and projects relating to our community as well as provide valuable information on how to lobby the legislature and track various bills and measures on-line.
Experience
•  Chair, Commerce & Consumer Protection (2009-Present)
•  Chair, Senate Ways & Means (2006-08)
•  Joint Legislative Task Force to Conduct a Review of the State Highway Fund, (2007)
•  Joint Legislative Committee on Family Caregiving, 2006)
•  Chair, Senate Committee on Health (2002-2006
•  Economic Development Coordinator, Maui County (1999-2002)
•  Maui Economic Development Board
•  West Maui Domestic Violence Task Force
•  Ex-officio board member, Maui Visitors Bureau
Awards and Recognition
•  2012 Kahu Malama Award from Gregory House Programs
•  2012 Outstanding Elected Leader from the Coalition for Tobacco Free Hawaii
•  2012 Bette Takahashi Service Award from Planned Parenthood of Hawaii
•  2011 Nurse Champion Award
•  2011 Faith in Democracy Award
•  2011 Exemplary Comprehensive Cancer Control Leadership by an Elected Official Award
•  2011 American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network National Distinguished Advocacy Award
•  2010 Legislative Partner Award
•  2010 Keiki Injury Prevention Coalition/Safe Kids Hawaii Champion Award
•  2010 Shining Light Award
•  2009 Legislator of the Year from the School of Nursing
•  2009 Honor Society of Nurses "Friend of Nursing" Award
•  2008 School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene Appreciation Award
•  2008 Cancer Research Center Makua Makai Award
Measures Introduced
 Title
SB12 RELATING TO THE SMALL BUSINESS REGULATORY FLEXIBILITY ACT.
SB13 RELATING TO PSYCHOLOGY.
SB14 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO THE RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD-TENANT CODE.
SB15 RELATING TO MEDIATION AFFECTING JUDICIAL FORECLOSURE.
SB16 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO TOWING.
SB17 HD2 RELATING TO REAL ESTATE SELLER DISCLOSURE.
SB108 RELATING TO NUISANCE ABATEMENT.
SB109 SD1 RELATING TO POLICE.
SB113 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII STATE LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM.
SB114 SD1 RELATING TO DENTISTRY.
SB115 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB116 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII RULES OF EVIDENCE.
SB117 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB132 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB136 RELATING TO CHILD WITNESS TESTIMONY.
SB142 RELATING TO THE WAILUKU STATE OFFICE MASTER PLAN.
SB181 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO VETERANS.
SB185 RELATING TO LAW ENFORCEMENT.
SB186 SD1 RELATING TO RESISTING AN ORDER TO STOP A VEHICLE.
SB191 RELATING TO CRIME REDUCTION.
SB199 RELATING TO LAW ENFORCEMENT.
SB219 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB224 SD1 RELATING TO FARMS.
SB227 MAKING APPROPRIATIONS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF THE PROSECUTING ATTORNEY OF THE COUNTY OF MAUI.
SB230 HD1 RELATING TO RESTITUTION FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME.
SB231 RELATING TO MEDICINE.
SB232 RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENTS.
SB233 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION.
SB234 SD1 RELATING TO RETAIL EMPLOYMENT.
SB235 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC HEARINGS.
SB236 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB259 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB262 SD2 RELATING TO THE NURSING FACILITY SUSTAINABILITY PROGRAM.
SB275 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO SEXUAL ASSAULT.
SB276 SD2 RELATING TO ELDER AND VULNERABLE ADULTS.
SB278 RELATING TO BROADBAND.
SB280 RELATING TO BROADBAND.
SB299 RELATING TO ELECTRONIC SMOKING DEVICES.
SB300 SD1 RELATING TO VIOLENCE AGAINST HEALTH CARE PERSONNEL.
SB303 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB305 SD1 RELATING TO USE OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS AND E-CIGARETTES ON HAWAII HEALTH SYSTEMS CORPORATION PREMISES.
SB306 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB307 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB308 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HEALTH CORPS LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM.
SB310 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB314 SD1 RELATING TO THE AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION SERVICE.
SB318 RELATING TO NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIANS.
SB322 RELATING TO WILDLIFE.
SB337 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB364 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB365 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE DRIVER LICENSING.
SB384 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO ADDRESS CONFIDENTIALITY.
SB385 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO CANCER.
SB386 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
SB388 HD1 RELATING TO POLICE DEPARTMENTS.
SB389 SD1 RELATING TO POLICE COMMISSIONS.
SB390 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
SB391 RELATING TO PSYCHOLOGISTS.
SB392 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB393 RELATING TO STATEWIDE SEXUAL ASSAULT SERVICES.
SB394 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB395 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB396 SD1 RELATING TO POLICE DEPARTMENTS.
SB397 SD1 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
SB398 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB464 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
SB465 SD1 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT RECORDS.
SB467 RELATING TO FIDUCIARY ACCESS TO DIGITAL ASSETS.
SB471 RELATING TO PROTECTIVE ORDERS.
SB497 SD1 RELATING TO POLICE DEPARTMENTS.
SB531 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HEALTH SYSTEMS CORPORATION.
SB542 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB557 RELATING TO TATTOOS.
SB564 SD1 RELATING TO CORRECTIONS.
SB568 SD1 RELATING TO A LAW ENFORCEMENT STANDARDS BOARD.
SB576 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB581 RELATING TO TAX CREDITS.
SB601 RELATING TO PRIVACY.
SB641 RELATING TO DIGITAL MEDIA.
SB642 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB643 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO CHILD VISITATION.
SB645 RELATING TO RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY.
SB717 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO ETHANOL.
SB718 SD1 RELATING TO THE LAHAINA FLOOD CONTROL PROJECT.
SB719 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB720 RELATING TO SPINNER DOLPHINS.
SB721 SD1 RELATING TO INNOVATIVE BUSINESS INTERACTION.
SB722 SD2 RELATING TO LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE.
SB723 SD1 RELATING TO COMMUNITY MEETINGS.
SB724 RELATING TO THE INSURANCE PREMIUM TAX.
SB725 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO DENTISTRY.
SB726 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB727 SD1 RELATING TO LONG-TERM CARE.
SB728 SD2 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT CONTRACTS.
SB729 RELATING TO ADVANCED PRACTICE REGISTERED NURSES.
SB730 RELATING TO PUBLIC LANDS.
SB731 RELATING TO DEFERRED DEPOSITS.
SB732 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION NETWORK COMPANIES.
SB733 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB734 RELATING TO PESTICIDES.
SB735 SD2 RELATING TO NURSES.
SB736 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
SB737 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO CHECK CASHING.
SB738 RELATING TO LIPOA POINT.
SB739 RELATING TO LOW-SPEED ELECTRIC BICYCLES.
SB740 RELATING TO BROADBAND ACCESS AVAILABILITY IN RESORT AREAS.
SB741 SD1 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB742 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB743 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO ACTIVITY DESKS.
SB744 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE.
SB745 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HEALTH CONNECTOR.
SB746 SD1 RELATING TO CYBERSECURITY.
SB747 RELATING TO THE WEST MAUI OCEAN RECREATION MANAGEMENT AREA.
SB748 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTIVE AUTHORITY FOR CERTAIN PSYCHOLOGISTS.
SB749 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO THE COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING AND AWARENESS PILOT PROGRAM.
SB750 RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS TO ASSIST ANAERGIA INCORPORATED.
SB751 RELATING TO VETERINARY TECHNICIANS.
SB752 SD1 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
SB753 RELATING TO DENTAL HEALTH.
SB754 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO TIME SHARING.
SB755 RELATING TO JURORS.
SB756 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO THE SECURE AND FAIR ENFORCEMENT FOR MORTGAGE LICENSING ACT.
SB757 SD2 RELATING TO THE REGULATION OF ELECTRONIC SMOKING DEVICES.
SB758 SD2 RELATING TO SERVICE BY PUBLICATION.
SB759 RELATING TO LIQUOR TAX.
SB760 SD1 RELATING TO SERVICE ANIMALS.
SB761 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC LANDS.
SB762 RELATING TO BEACH ACCESS.
SB791 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS.
SB792 RELATING TO DENTAL HEALTH.
SB794 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
SB795 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HEALTH SYSTEMS CORPORATION.
SB798 SD2 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB802 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO SMOKING.
SB806 SD2 RELATING TO THE HOSPITAL SUSTAINABILITY PROGRAM.
SB808 RELATING TO HEALTH SCIENCE EDUCATION.
SB809 SD1 RELATING TO WORKERS' COMPENSATION TREATMENT PLANS.
SB810 SD2 RELATING TO THE UNIFORM CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE ACT.
SB814 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB818 SD1 RELATING TO TUBERCULOSIS TESTING.
SB819 SD1 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
SB826 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB846 SD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB865 SD1 RELATING TO BULLYING.
SB881 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB887 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO HIGH TECHNOLOGY.
SB889 SD1 RELATING TO THE JOINT EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT CENTER.
SB891 SD1 RELATING TO BROADBAND.
SB897 SD2 RELATING TO THE KAHO‘OLAWE ISLAND RESERVE COMMISSION.
SB908 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB911 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO LATEX.
SB913 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
SB920 SD1 RELATING TO MEDICAID.
SB921 RELATING TO SEXUAL ASSAULT TREATMENT SERVICES.
SB924 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH COVERAGE FOR BRAIN INJURIES.
SB925 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB963 SD1 RELATING TO HEARING AIDS.
SB964 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO AGING.
SB982 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO MEDICAL AMNESTY.
SB984 SD2 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
SB1028 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HEALTH CONNECTOR.
SB1029 RELATING TO MEDICAL MARIJUANA.
SB1030 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB1031 RELATING TO TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS.
SB1032 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO CHAPTER 245, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
SB1157 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO STARLIGHT RESERVE.
SB1159 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO VETERANS DISABILITY BENEFITS.
SB1175 SD2 RELATING TO THE HAWAII STATE HOSPITAL.
SB1176 RELATING TO LICENSURE OF DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT SUPPLIERS.
SB1207 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB1210 RELATING TO PUBLIC AGENCY MEETINGS.
SB1216 RELATING TO COLON HYDROTHERAPY.
SB1217 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
SB1218 RELATING TO OUTDOOR ADVERTISING.
SB1219 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT SECURITY.
SB1220 SD2 RELATING TO CHAPTER 245, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
SB1237 RELATING TO TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS.
SB1254 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.
SB1262 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO THE SECURE AND FAIR ENFORCEMENT FOR MORTGAGE LICENSING ACT.
SB1263 RELATING TO DENTISTRY.
SB1264 RELATING TO DENTISTRY.
SB1265 RELATING TO THE INSURANCE HOLDING COMPANY SYSTEM.
SB1266 RELATING TO PUBLIC ACCOUNTANCY MOBILITY.
SB1271 RELATING TO THE MERGER, ACQUISITION, AND CONSOLIDATION OF ELECTRIC UTILITIES.
SB1338 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HEALTH CONNECTOR.
SB1339 RELATING TO THE INTERISLAND HIGH-VOLTAGE ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION CABLE SYSTEM.
SB1340 RELATING TO AQUARIUM FISH.
SB1341 SD1 RELATING TO THE STATE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT INNOVATION WAIVER.
SB1342 RELATING TO SMOKING.
SB1347 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
SB1367 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO PROJECT KEALAHOU.
SCR21 URGING THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA TO HONOR ITS PROMISE AND COMMITMENT TO NO LONGER HARVEST ORGANS FROM EXECUTED PRISONERS FOR ORGAN TRANSPLANTS.
SCR22 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ADOPT ADMINISTRATIVE RULES REQUIRING A RESTAURANT WITH TWENTY OR MORE LOCATIONS IN THE STATE TO POST CALORIE AND CARBOHYDRATE INFORMATION FOR STANDARD MENU ITEMS ON THE MENU OR MENU BOARD AND TO PROVIDE ALL OTHER NUTRITION INFORMATION TO CUSTOMERS IN THE RESTAURANT, UPON REQUEST.
SCR23 SD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII ACCESS TO JUSTICE COMMISSION TO ASSEMBLE VARIOUS STATE AND COMMUNITY ENTITIES TO DETERMINE WHICH AGENCY OR ORGANIZATION SHOULD ADMINISTER FUNDING FOR CIVIL LEGAL SERVICES TO LOW- AND MODERATE-INCOME INDIVIDUALS.
SCR26 REQUESTING THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TO ESTABLISH AND FUND A VETERAN WOMEN SERVICES COORDINATOR POSITION WITHIN THE OFFICE OF VETERANS' SERVICES.
SCR27 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO AFFIRM ITS COMMITMENT TO ENDING ALL FORMS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE, SEXUAL HARASSMENT, DATING VIOLENCE, DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, AND STALKING ON HAWAII CAMPUSES.
SCR28 REQUESTING THE HONOLULU POLICE DEPARTMENT TO ESTABLISH A FAMILY VIOLENCE UNIT STAFFED WITH OFFICERS SPECIFICALLY TRAINED TO HANDLE ALL COMPLAINTS OF FAMILY VIOLENCE.
SCR29 ENCOURAGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO AMEND ITS POLICIES TO REQUIRE HEALTH EDUCATION IN PUBLIC MIDDLE SCHOOLS AND CLARIFY SEXUAL HEALTH EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS AND ENCOURAGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO RESCIND A BAN ON CONDOM DISTRIBUTION FOR ALL PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS.
SCR32 URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO INCLUDE EDUCATION IN MORE SUBJECT AREAS IN ALL PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
SCR33 REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A TASK FORCE TO ASSESS THE SCOPE AND FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A CENTRALIZED FILING SYSTEM FOR ADVANCE CARE PLANNING FORMS THAT CAN BE ACCESSED BY ALL HEALTH FACILITIES.
SCR44 SD2 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON LIPOA POINT.
SCR45 SD1 REQUESTING THE DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION TO INITIATE RESCHEDULING PROCEEDINGS TO REMOVE MARIJUANA FROM SCHEDULE I OF THE FEDERAL CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT.
SCR46 SD2 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO EVALUATE THE LICENSING OF PRIVATE TRADE, VOCATIONAL, AND TECHNICAL SCHOOLS.
SCR48 REQUESTING THE DIVISION OF AQUATIC RESOURCES AND DIVISION OF CONSERVATION AND RESOURCES ENFORCEMENT TO COLLABORATE WITH FEDERAL PARTNER AGENCIES TO PROTECT IMPORTANT STATE MARINE RESOURCES.
SCR58 URGING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO SUPPORT AND ENACT FEDERAL LEGISLATION TO ADDRESS THE UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT DECISION IN QUILL CORP. V. NORTH DAKOTA, 504 U.S. 298 (1992), TO ALLOW THE STATE TO COLLECT GENERAL EXCISE TAX REVENUES FROM E-COMMERCE SALES.
SCR81 SD1 AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT LAHAINA, MAUI FOR SEAWALL ENCROACHMENT PURPOSES AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT FOR THE RIGHT, PRIVILEGE, AND AUTHORITY TO USE, MAINTAIN, REPAIR, AND REPLACE AN EXISTING SEAWALL OVER, UNDER, AND ACROSS STATE-OWNED LAND IN LAHAINA, MAUI.
SCR88 SD1 REQUESTING THE INFORMATION PRIVACY AND SECURITY COUNCIL, IN COOPERATION WITH THE STATE CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER COUNCIL, TO ASSESS EXISTING PROCEDURES OF NOTIFICATION FOLLOWING THE BREACH OF PERSONAL INFORMATION.
SCR108 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH WEEKLY MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR TIME DEDICATED TO PHYSICAL EDUCATION IN ELEMENTARY, INTERMEDIATE, AND MIDDLE SCHOOLS.
SCR126 AUTHORIZING THE FORMATION OF A CANCER PRESUMPTIVE LAW TASK FORCE TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING A POTENTIAL CANCER PRESUMPTIVE LAW FOR FIREFIGHTERS.
SCR131 DESIGNATING FEBRUARY 12, 2016, AS "SCIENCE DAY" IN HAWAII IN RECOGNITION OF THE IMPORTANT ROLE SCIENCE HAS PLAYED IN THE ACHIEVEMENTS OF REASON AND THE ADVANCEMENT OF HUMAN KNOWLEDGE.
SCR150 HD1 REQUESTING THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION TO REPORT CRIMES OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE UNDER THE UNIFORM CRIME REPORTING SYSTEM.
SCR152 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW ITS CURRENT POLICY ON AFFIRMATIVE CONSENT.
SCR165 SD1 SUPPORTING THE CO-NAMING OF A SECTION OF 33RD STREET IN NEW YORK CITY TO FATHER DAMIEN WAY IN HONOR OF SAINT DAMIEN DE VEUSTER.
SCR178 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO EVALUATE AND PLAN FOR THE TRANSFER OF THE LICENSURE OF PRIVATE TRADE, VOCATIONAL, AND TECHNICAL SCHOOLS FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS AND CONSIDER ALTERNATIVE LICENSING PROCEDURES THAT ARE IN THE BEST INTEREST OF THE STATE'S PRIVATE TRADE, VOCATIONAL, AND TECHNICAL SCHOOLS AND STUDENTS.
SR6 SD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII ACCESS TO JUSTICE COMMISSION TO ASSEMBLE VARIOUS STATE AND COMMUNITY ENTITIES TO DETERMINE WHICH AGENCY OR ORGANIZATION SHOULD ADMINISTER FUNDING FOR CIVIL LEGAL SERVICES TO LOW- AND MODERATE-INCOME INDIVIDUALS.
SR7 REQUESTING THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TO ESTABLISH AND FUND A VETERAN WOMEN SERVICES COORDINATOR POSITION WITHIN THE OFFICE OF VETERANS' SERVICES.
SR8 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO AFFIRM ITS COMMITMENT TO ENDING ALL FORMS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE, SEXUAL HARASSMENT, DATING VIOLENCE, DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, AND STALKING ON HAWAII CAMPUSES.
SR9 REQUESTING THE HONOLULU POLICE DEPARTMENT TO ESTABLISH A FAMILY VIOLENCE UNIT STAFFED WITH OFFICERS SPECIFICALLY TRAINED TO HANDLE ALL COMPLAINTS OF FAMILY VIOLENCE.
SR19 SD1 REQUESTING THE DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION TO INITIATE RESCHEDULING PROCEEDINGS TO REMOVE MARIJUANA FROM SCHEDULE I OF THE FEDERAL CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT.
SR20 SD2 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO EVALUATE THE LICENSING OF PRIVATE TRADE, VOCATIONAL, AND TECHNICAL SCHOOLS.
SR41 SD1 REQUESTING THE INFORMATION PRIVACY AND SECURITY COUNCIL, IN COOPERATION WITH THE STATE CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER COUNCIL, TO ASSESS EXISTING PROCEDURES OF NOTIFICATION FOLLOWING THE BREACH OF PERSONAL INFORMATION.
SR43 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO CONTINUE AND EXPAND ITS STRUCTURED COMMUNITY PLACEMENT PROGRAMS TO ASSIST IN TRANSITIONING FORMERLY INCARCERATED FEMALE INMATES BACK INTO SOCIETY.
SR60 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH WEEKLY MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR TIME DEDICATED TO PHYSICAL EDUCATION IN ELEMENTARY, INTERMEDIATE, AND MIDDLE SCHOOLS.
SR74 AUTHORIZING THE FORMATION OF A CANCER PRESUMPTIVE LAW TASK FORCE TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING A POTENTIAL CANCER PRESUMPTIVE LAW FOR FIREFIGHTERS.
SR92 REQUESTING THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION TO REPORT CRIMES OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE UNDER THE UNIFORM CRIME REPORTING SYSTEM.
SR94 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW ITS CURRENT POLICY ON AFFIRMATIVE CONSENT.
SR101 SD1 SUPPORTING THE CO-NAMING OF A SECTION OF 33RD STREET IN NEW YORK CITY TO FATHER DAMIEN WAY IN HONOR OF SAINT DAMIEN DE VEUSTER.
SR113 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO EVALUATE AND PLAN FOR THE TRANSFER OF THE LICENSURE OF PRIVATE TRADE, VOCATIONAL, AND TECHNICAL SCHOOLS FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS AND CONSIDER ALTERNATIVE LICENSING PROCEDURES THAT ARE IN THE BEST INTEREST OF THE STATE'S PRIVATE TRADE, VOCATIONAL, AND TECHNICAL SCHOOLS AND STUDENTS.