28th Legislature, 2015
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Floor session convene times for Tuesday, April 21, 2015:
Senate: 11:30 a.m. | House of Representatives: 11:30 a.m.
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Senate District 22
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 202
phone: 808-586-6090
fax: 808-586-6091
sendelacruz@capitol.hawaii.gov
District Information
22nd Senatorial District Map - Mililani Mauka, Waipi‘o Acres, Wheeler, Wahiawa, Whitmore Village, portion of Poamoho
Experience
Educational Background
•  Leilehua High School - Class of 1991
•  University of Oregon: BA in Journalism, BA in Communications Studies, 1995

Government Service
Current:
Hawaii State Senate:
•  Chair, Committee on Economic Development, Government Operations and Housing
•  Vice Chair, Committee on Transportation and International Affairs
•  Member, Committee on Agriculture
•  Member, Committee on Water and Land
•  Member, Committee on Ways and Means

Other:
•  Member, Oahu Metropolitan Planning Organization (OMPO), Policy Committee
•  Member, OMPO Executive Committee
•  Board Member, Hawaii Asia Pacific Association (HAPA) Young Leaders
•  Member, National Association of Latino Elected Officials (NALEO)
•  Member, National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators (NHCSL)
•  Member, Board of Hispanic Caucus Chairs (BHCC)
•  Member, Urban Land Institute
•  Member, Clean and Safe Energy Coalition
•  Member, NHCSL Racial Equality Youth Program
•  Chair, NHCSL Business & Economic Development Task Force
•  Member, Oahu Economic Association
•  Co-Chair, Board of Hispanic Caucus Chairs Annual Conference in Hawaii, 2013

Nominations/Invitations:
•  American Council of Young Political Leaders (ACYPL) Exchange Program to Australia - 2013
•  American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Educational Seminar in Israel - 2013
•  Young Elected Officials (YEO) 2013 National Convening, Washington, D. C.
•  Council of State Governments (CSG), Western Legislative Academy for Legislators - 2012
•  Emerging Leaders Program, University of Virginia - 2013
•  Board of Hispanic Caucus Chairs Leadership Workshop, Harvard Kennedy School of Executive Education - 2013

Certifications
•  U.S. Department of Homeland Security - Incident Command System (ICS-402) - 2013

Past:
Honolulu City Council (2003-2010):
•  Chair, 2003-2007
•  Chair, Committee on Executive Matters
•  Chair, Committee on Public Safety & Services
•  Vice-Chair, Committee on Public Infrastructure
•  Member, Committee on Planning
•  Member, Committee on Transportation

Other:
•  State Commission on National and Community Service - 2010
•  Governor's Working Group on the Purchase of Turtle Bay - 2009
•  Board of Directors, National Association of Counties (NACo) - 2003-2009
•  NACo Annual Conference Advisory Committee - 2005
•  Chair, NACo 2005 Annual Conference and Exposition Steering Committee
•  Secretary, Hawaii State Association of Counties - 2003-2004
•  Chair, Wahiawa Neighborhood Board, 2000-2002

Current Profession
•  Director of Communications, WCIT Architecture

Prior Professions
•  Director of Marketing, Watermark Publishing
•  Account Supervisor, Stryker Weiner & Yokota Public Relations
•  Account Executive, McNeil Wilson Communications
•  Public Relations Coordinator, Hilton Hawaiian Village

Creator/Author
•  The Whitmore Project - to revitalize Central Oahu by re-establishing agricultural dominance in the area
•  Publications: The Okazu Guide, The Puka Guide, The Omiyage Guide

Community Service
•  Member, Leilehua High School Education Foundation, Past President
•  Member, Advisory Council, Leeward Community College
•  Member, Leeward Community College Culinary Institute Board
•  Vice-President (2001-2002), Filipino Chamber of Commerce
•  Member, Wahiawa Lions Club
•  Member, Our Lady of Sorrows Parish

Honors and Awards
•  Hawaii Farm Bureau Federation Inaugural Champion of Agriculture Award - 2013
•  Filipino Community Council of Hawaii Progress Award for Excellence in Government Service, 2007
•  Pacific Century Fellow, 2004
•  Pacific Business News Forty and Under 40 Award, 2001
•  Public Relations Society of America Koa Anvil Award, 2001
Measures Introduced
 Title
SB124 RELATING TO THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY.
SB126 SD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB128 SD2 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLES.
SB132 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB171 RELATING TO TRUTH-IN-ADVERTISING.
SB172 RELATING TO WATERSHED PROTECTION.
SB173 RELATING TO TUITION WAIVERS.
SB174 RELATING TO PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION INCENTIVES.
SB175 RELATING TO THE DEPOSIT BEVERAGE CONTAINER PROGRAM.
SB176 RELATING TO THE DEPOSIT BEVERAGE CONTAINER PROGRAM.
SB177 RELATING TO THE MILITIA.
SB178 RELATING TO VETERANS.
SB179 RELATING TO SOLID WASTE REDUCTION.
SB180 RELATING TO RECYCLABLE MATERIALS.
SB222 RELATING TO HAWAII GOOD AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES.
SB230 HD1 RELATING TO RESTITUTION FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME.
SB258 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
SB464 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
SB465 SD1 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT RECORDS.
SB467 RELATING TO FIDUCIARY ACCESS TO DIGITAL ASSETS.
SB547 RELATING TO THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS.
SB622 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO THE ELECTIONS COMMISSION.
SB624 RELATING TO LEGISLATIVE PROVISIONS.
SB625 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB626 RELATING TO ETHICS.
SB627 RELATING TO HIGH TECHNOLOGY.
SB628 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY FACILITIES.
SB629 RELATING TO URBAN WATER CONSERVATION.
SB630 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB631 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB632 RELATING TO ASSET FORFEITURE.
SB633 RELATING TO THE MILITARY.
SB634 SD1 RELATING TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
SB643 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO CHILD VISITATION.
SB695 RELATING TO MEDICINE.
SB706 SD1 RELATING TO RENEWABLE HYDROGEN.
SB708 RELATING TO MARIJUANA.
SB709 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, MARKETING, AND CONSERVATION OF ‘ULU.
SB717 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO ETHANOL.
SB814 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB815 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF REGENTS.
SB816 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION TO AMEND SENATE TERMS.
SB819 SD1 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
SB820 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.
SB821 SD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB823 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF REGENTS.
SB825 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO CULTURAL EXCHANGES BETWEEN HAWAII AND PUERTO RICO.
SB826 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB842 RELATING TO TEACHERS.
SB860 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.
SB866 SD1 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO SUPPORT THE AFTER-SCHOOL PLUS PROGRAM.
SB867 RELATING TO THE KAHO‘OLAWE ISLAND RESERVE.
SB871 SD1 HD3 RELATING TO HIGHWAY SAFETY.
SB877 SD2 RELATING TO HISTORIC PRESERVATION.
SB878 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO WASTEWATER.
SB879 SD1 RELATING TO MARIJUANA.
SB881 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB915 RELATING TO THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY.
SB916 RELATING TO THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY.
SB936 RELATING TO CIVIL LIABILITY.
SB957 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB971 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB974 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO THE RENTAL HOUSING TRUST FUND.
SB975 HD1 RELATING TO THE RENTAL HOUSING TRUST FUND.
SB976 RELATING TO MIXED-USE RESIDENTIAL PROJECTS.
SB1023 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII CHILD WELFARE EDUCATION COLLABORATION.
SB1038 RELATING TO SPECIAL MANAGEMENT AREAS.
SB1039 RELATING TO STUDENT INSTRUCTIONAL TIME.
SB1040 SD2 RELATING TO FARMERS' MARKETS.
SB1182 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE II OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO IMPOSE RESIGN-TO-RUN.
SB1227 SD1 RELATING TO FOOD WASTE.
SB1228 SD2 HD3 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB1249 RELATING TO PUBLIC ASSISTANCE.
SB1251 RELATING TO TRANSIT ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT.
SB1283 RELATING TO TAX INCREMENT BONDS.
SB1284 PROPOSING AMENDMENTS TO ARTICLE VII, SECTIONS 12 AND 13, OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII RELATING TO TAX INCREMENT BONDS.
SB1286 RELATING TO THE NATURAL RESOURCE OF NATIVE HAWAIIAN SANDALWOOD, ILIAHI.
SB1287 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO COPYRIGHTS.
SB1288 SD1 RELATING TO BUSINESS.
SB1289 RELATING TO IMPORTANT AGRICULTURAL LANDS.
SB1292 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB1293 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB1294 RELATING TO LABELING REQUIREMENTS.
SB1295 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO THE NATURAL ENERGY LABORATORY OF HAWAII AUTHORITY.
SB1302 SD1 RELATING TO MEDICAL MARIJUANA DISPENSARIES.
SB1303 RELATING TO APPROPRIATIONS.
SB1345 HD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
SB1346 HD1 RELATING TO TEACHERS.
SB1347 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
SB1353 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE TELEVISION.
SB1364 RELATING TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
SB1366 RELATING TO COMMUNITY PLANNING.
SB1369 RELATING TO TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT.
SB1372 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB1373 RELATING TO A PARIMUTUEL WAGERING PILOT PROJECT.
SB1374 SD2 RELATING TO LAND EXCHANGE.
SB1375 RELATING TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
SB1376 RELATING TO EDUCATION
SCR3 STRONGLY OPPOSING THE UNITED STATES ARMY'S PROPOSED FORCE REDUCTION OF SCHOFIELD BARRACKS AND FORT SHAFTER BASES.
SCR35 SD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION AND CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND PERMITTING, WITH SUPPORT FROM THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION, TO CONDUCT A JOINT STUDY ADDRESSING THE DEMAND FOR WORKFORCE HOUSING AND TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT; AND TO CREATE A DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR WORKFORCE HOUSING EXPANSION.
SCR36 REQUESTING THE HIGH TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP TO EXAMINE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A FIRST RESPONDERS TECHNOLOGY CAMPUS AND COMMAND CENTER IN CENTRAL OAHU.
SCR37 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO TAKE CERTAIN ACTIONS TO IMPROVE JOB CREATION AND BUSINESS CLIMATE.
SCR63 URGING THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION TO IDENTIFY AND IMPLEMENT COST CUTTING PRACTICES.
SCR64 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO MODIFY ITS MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION POLICY SO THAT ALL STUDENTS AFFECTED BY ANAPHYLAXIS WILL HAVE MORE EFFICIENT ACCESS TO AUTO-INJECTABLE EPINEPHRINE.
SCR65 URGING THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION TO INCORPORATE A BUS RAPID TRANSIT SYSTEM INTO ITS RAIL TRANSIT PLANNING TO CONNECT CERTAIN PARTS OF OAHU WITH THE RAIL TRANSIT SYSTEM.
SCR110 REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO CONSOLIDATE ITS LEILEHUA-MILILANI-WAIALUA COMPLEX AREA ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE AND SUPPORT SERVICES FACILITIES AND USE THESE EXISTING LOCATIONS TO GENERATE INCOME FOR CONSTRUCTION, REPAIR, RETROFITTING, AND MAINTENANCE OF SCHOOL FACILITIES.
SCR143 URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU IN COORDINATION WITH THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO GENERATE REVENUE FOR OPERATIONS AND MAINTENANCE OF RAIL.
SCR144 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO SUGGEST DEFINITIONS FOR SMALL AND LARGE FARMS AND BONA FIDE FARMER.
SCR145 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH A SALTWATER AQUACULTURE PARK AT THE WAIALEE LIVESTOCK EXPERIMENT STATION.
SCR185 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ORGANIZE AND COORDINATE OUT-OF-SCHOOL PROGRAMS FOR KINDERGARTEN THROUGH TWELFTH GRADE AND IDENTIFY FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR CURRENT AND FUTURE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION OUT-OF-SCHOOL PROGRAMS.
SCR186 SD1 ENCOURAGING THE OFFICE OF PLANNING, LAND USE COMMISSION, HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, AND COUNTY PLANNING DEPARTMENTS TO ADOPT AND IMPLEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS HIGHLIGHTED IN THE BUILDING HEALTHY PLACES TOOLKIT REPORT BY THE URBAN LAND INSTITUTE, OR SIMILAR POLICIES THAT PROVIDE A COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH TO LAND USE AND DEVELOPMENT THAT STRENGTHEN COMMUNITY HEALTH AND SMART GROWTH PRINCIPLES.
SCR187 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A PILOT YOUTH DEVELOPMENT FLAG RUGBY PROGRAM AIMED AT REDUCING RISKY BEHAVIORS AND INCARCERATION RATES AMONG NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER YOUTH.
SCR188 REQUESTING THE STATE PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL COMMISSION TO CONTINUE EFFORTS TO ADDRESS PUBLIC SCHOOL CAPACITY ISSUES THROUGH CHARTER SCHOOL APPLICANTS AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS ON HOW TO STRENGTHEN THESE EFFORTS.
SCR189 SUPPORTING THE CONCEPT OF THE RAINBOW STOP PILOT PROJECT TO MAKE VIEWING HAWAII'S RAINBOWS SAFE AND EASY AND PROMOTE HAWAII'S RAINBOWS THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.
SCR190 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO INVENTORY ALL OPEN CONTRACTS SINCE 2010 TO THE PRESENT FOR ALL STATE AGENCIES AND ASSIST THE AGENCIES WITH CLOSING AND RESOLVING ANY DISPUTES.
SCR191 SD1 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A VOLUNTARY FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM.
SCR192 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONDUCT A JOINT STUDY TO MODERNIZE REGULATIONS FOR PRODUCTIVE DIVERSIFIED AGRICULTURE.
SCR193 SD1 ENCOURAGING THE AGRIBUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO ACQUIRE THE DAM AND SPILLWAY OF LAKE WILSON FOR HYDROELECTRICITY.
SCR194 SD1 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO DEVELOP A PLAN FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A PORTS AUTHORITY FOR AIRPORTS AND HARBORS.
SCR195 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, STATE PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL COMMISSION, AND HAWAII PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS NETWORK TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO COMMISSION A NEW STUDY SUGGESTING UPDATES TO THE SCHOOL IMPACT FEE FORMULA AND DIFFERENTIATING THE LAND REQUIREMENTS FOR GREENFIELD DEVELOPMENT AND REDEVELOPMENT OF URBAN AREAS.
SCR196 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO MANAGE ENERGY LEASES ON PUBLIC LANDS VIA INTERAGENCY AGREEMENTS WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE.
SCR197 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM; UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII; DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION; AND DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS TO CREATE KEIKI TO CAREER PATHWAYS FOR KINDERGARTEN THROUGH TWELFTH GRADE, DEVELOP REGIONAL ECONOMIC PLANS, AND ALIGN KEIKI TO CAREER PATHWAYS TO THE REGIONAL ECONOMIC PLANS TO DEVELOP SKILLED WORKERS FOR HAWAII'S INDUSTRIES.
SCR198 SD1 ENCOURAGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SYSTEM AND THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO MOVE THE ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SYSTEM FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA CAMPUS TO OTHER STATE-OWNED BUILDINGS.
SCR199 REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO ADOPT BUILDING CODES THAT PRESERVE HISTORIC ARCHITECTURE.
SCR200 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO APPROPRIATELY ALIGN STANDARDIZED TESTS TO STATE CURRICULUM STANDARDS AND UTILIZE TEST DATA TO INFORM EDUCATIONAL DECISION MAKING FOR OPTIMAL STUDENT OUTCOMES.
SCR201 SD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII SISTER-STATE COMMITTEE TO EVALUATE AND DEVELOP RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE INITIATION OF A SISTER STATE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE PREFECTURE OF HOKKAIDO, JAPAN, AND FORWARD ITS RECOMMENDATION TO THE LEGISLATURE, PURSUANT TO SECTION 229-3, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, FOR FURTHER ACTION.
SR11 SD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION AND CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND PERMITTING, WITH SUPPORT FROM THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION, TO CONDUCT A JOINT STUDY ADDRESSING THE DEMAND FOR WORKFORCE HOUSING AND TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT; AND TO CREATE A DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR WORKFORCE HOUSING EXPANSION.
SR12 REQUESTING THE HIGH TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP TO EXAMINE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A FIRST RESPONDERS TECHNOLOGY CAMPUS AND COMMAND CENTER IN CENTRAL OAHU.
SR13 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO TAKE CERTAIN ACTIONS TO IMPROVE JOB CREATION AND BUSINESS CLIMATE.
SR27 URGING THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION TO IDENTIFY AND IMPLEMENT COST CUTTING PRACTICES.
SR28 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO MODIFY ITS MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION POLICY SO THAT ALL STUDENTS AFFECTED BY ANAPHYLAXIS WILL HAVE MORE EFFICIENT ACCESS TO AUTO-INJECTABLE EPINEPHRINE.
SR29 URGING THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION TO INCORPORATE A BUS RAPID TRANSIT SYSTEM INTO ITS RAIL TRANSIT PLANNING TO CONNECT CERTAIN PARTS OF OAHU WITH THE RAIL TRANSIT SYSTEM.
SR61 REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO CONSOLIDATE ITS LEILEHUA-MILILANI-WAIALUA COMPLEX AREA ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE AND SUPPORT SERVICES FACILITIES AND USE THESE EXISTING LOCATIONS TO GENERATE INCOME FOR CONSTRUCTION, REPAIR, RETROFITTING, AND MAINTENANCE OF SCHOOL FACILITIES.
SR86 URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU IN COORDINATION WITH THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO GENERATE REVENUE FOR OPERATIONS AND MAINTENANCE OF RAIL.
SR87 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO SUGGEST DEFINITIONS FOR SMALL AND LARGE FARMS AND BONA FIDE FARMER.
SR88 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH A SALTWATER AQUACULTURE PARK AT THE WAIALEE LIVESTOCK EXPERIMENT STATION.
SR120 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ORGANIZE AND COORDINATE OUT-OF-SCHOOL PROGRAMS FOR KINDERGARTEN THROUGH TWELFTH GRADE AND IDENTIFY FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR CURRENT AND FUTURE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION OUT-OF-SCHOOL PROGRAMS.
SR121 SD1 ENCOURAGING THE OFFICE OF PLANNING, LAND USE COMMISSION, HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, AND COUNTY PLANNING DEPARTMENTS TO ADOPT AND IMPLEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS HIGHLIGHTED IN THE BUILDING HEALTHY PLACES TOOLKIT REPORT BY THE URBAN LAND INSTITUTE, OR SIMILAR POLICIES THAT PROVIDE A COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH TO LAND USE AND DEVELOPMENT THAT STRENGTHEN COMMUNITY HEALTH AND SMART GROWTH PRINCIPLES.
SR122 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A PILOT YOUTH DEVELOPMENT FLAG RUGBY PROGRAM AIMED AT REDUCING RISKY BEHAVIORS AND INCARCERATION RATES AMONG NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER YOUTH.
SR123 REQUESTING THE STATE PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL COMMISSION TO CONTINUE EFFORTS TO ADDRESS PUBLIC SCHOOL CAPACITY ISSUES THROUGH CHARTER SCHOOL APPLICANTS AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS ON HOW TO STRENGTHEN THESE EFFORTS.
SR124 SUPPORTING THE CONCEPT OF THE RAINBOW STOP PILOT PROJECT TO MAKE VIEWING HAWAII'S RAINBOWS SAFE AND EASY AND PROMOTE HAWAII'S RAINBOWS THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.
SR125 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO INVENTORY ALL OPEN CONTRACTS SINCE 2010 TO THE PRESENT FOR ALL STATE AGENCIES AND ASSIST THE AGENCIES WITH CLOSING AND RESOLVING ANY DISPUTES.
SR126 SD1 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A VOLUNTARY FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM.
SR127 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONDUCT A JOINT STUDY TO MODERNIZE REGULATIONS FOR PRODUCTIVE DIVERSIFIED AGRICULTURE.
SR128 SD1 ENCOURAGING THE AGRIBUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO ACQUIRE THE DAM AND SPILLWAY OF LAKE WILSON FOR HYDROELECTRICITY.
SR129 SD1 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO DEVELOP A PLAN FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A PORTS AUTHORITY FOR AIRPORTS AND HARBORS.
SR130 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, STATE PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL COMMISSION, AND HAWAII PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS NETWORK TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO COMMISSION A NEW STUDY SUGGESTING UPDATES TO THE SCHOOL IMPACT FEE FORMULA AND DIFFERENTIATING THE LAND REQUIREMENTS FOR GREENFIELD DEVELOPMENT AND REDEVELOPMENT OF URBAN AREAS.
SR131 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO MANAGE ENERGY LEASES ON PUBLIC LANDS VIA INTERAGENCY AGREEMENTS WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE.
SR132 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM; UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII; DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION; AND DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS TO CREATE KEIKI TO CAREER PATHWAYS FOR KINDERGARTEN THROUGH TWELFTH GRADE, DEVELOP REGIONAL ECONOMIC PLANS, AND ALIGN KEIKI TO CAREER PATHWAYS TO THE REGIONAL ECONOMIC PLANS TO DEVELOP SKILLED WORKERS FOR HAWAII'S INDUSTRIES.
SR133 SD1 ENCOURAGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SYSTEM AND THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO MOVE THE ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SYSTEM FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA CAMPUS TO OTHER STATE-OWNED BUILDINGS.
SR134 REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO ADOPT BUILDING CODES THAT PRESERVE HISTORIC ARCHITECTURE.
SR135 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO APPROPRIATELY ALIGN STANDARDIZED TESTS TO STATE CURRICULUM STANDARDS AND UTILIZE TEST DATA TO INFORM EDUCATIONAL DECISION MAKING FOR OPTIMAL STUDENT OUTCOMES.