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Senate District 21
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 222
phone: 808-586-7793
fax: 808-586-7797
senshimabukuro@capitol.hawaii.gov
District Information
21st Senatorial District Map - Kalaeloa, Honokai Hale, Ko ‘Olina, Nānākuli, Mā‘ili, Wai‘anae, Mākaha, Mākua
WORK EXPERIENCE
•  State Senator, District 21 Leeward Coast (01/2011-present)
Chair, Hawaiian Affairs Commitee
Vice Chair, Judiciary & Labor Commitee
Member, Water & Land Committee
Member of Women's and Hawaiian Caucuses
•  State House Representative, District 45 Waianae/Makaha/Makua (01/2003-12/2010)
Chair, Human Services & Housing Committee (2005-2006)
Vice Chair, Hawaiian Affairs Committee (2009-2010)
•  Attorney, Legal Aid Society of Hawai‘i - Leeward Office (06/2001-present)
Represent clients in family, housing, public benefits, & consumer court and administrative proceedings; teach divorce, custody & paternity clinics; conduct community outreach, staff training, intake services, & legal research; write legal memorandums; provide legal counsel & advice
•  Law Clerk at State District Court (6/2000-6/2001)
•  Legal Assistant to Alan Burdick (8/1998-12/1999)
•  Research Assistant to Prof. Eric Yamamoto at University of Hawaii School of Law (5/1999-8/1999)
•  Paralegal at Legal Aid Society of Hawaii (2/1992-08/1998)
•  Reporter for The Leeward Coaster (1992-1997)
•  Editorial Intern at Trade Publishing Company (1996)
•  State Health Insurance Program Clerk at Wai‘anae Coast Comprehensive Health Center (1989)
EDUCATION AND EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
• J.D., University of Hawaii William S. Richardson School of Law (May 2000)
- Best Brief Appellate Advocacy Section 2
- Top Quartile, '97-'98
- Top 50% '98-'99 and '99-'00
- Environmental Law Society Co-Director and Co-Vice Director
- Advocates for Public Interest Law Summer Grantee and Board Member
- National Association for Public Interest Law Student Representative and Delegate
- Student Bar Association 1L Representative
- Scholarships: HI Legal Auxiliary, Delta Gamma Foundation, and Alumnae Golf Tournament
- Nā Loio O He‘e Nalu Co-Director (surf club)
- Delta Theta Phi Treasurer
• B.A. English, The Colorado College (December 1991)
- Dean's List
- Track & Field / Cross Country Team Member
- Vice President - Rush, Delta Gamma Sorority
- National Spanish Honor Society
COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES
•  Legal Aid Society of Hawaii Fundraising Committee (2012-present)
•  MA‘O Organic Farm fundraising committee (2006-2011)
•  "People's Path" grant writer, volunteer, and event coordinator (2008-present)
•  Leeward Community College-Wai‘anae Community Advisory Board (2009-present)
•  Hawaii State Bar Association/Young Lawyers Division community service volunteer (2002-present)
•  Nā Loio ‘O He‘e Nalu (UH Law School Surf Club) member & top three finisher in Land Shark Invitational Surf Meet (2000, 2001, 2002 & 2009) (1997-present)
•  Chair, Health & Human Service Committee, Democratic Party of Hawaii (2007)
•  Hawaii Children's Trust Fund Advisory Board (2008)
•  Empower Wai‘anae Steering Committee (2003-2007)
•  Wai‘anae Lion's Club member (2003-2009)
•  Welfare and Employment Rights Coalition member (2001-2006)
HONORS AND AWARDS
•  Honoree (Waianae Hawaiian Civic Club 2014)
•  Outstanding Woman Lawyer of the Year (Hawaii Women Lawyers 2013)
•  25 People for the Next 25 Years (Hawaii Business Magazine 2007)
•  Distinguished Supporter Award (University of Hawaii Center for Hawaiian Studies 2006)
•  Best Up and Coming Legislator (Honolulu Weekly 2005)
•  Asian Pacific American Women's Leadership Institute Discovery Leadership Fellow (2003)
•  Center on Women's Policy Studies Foreign Policy Institute Fellow (2003)
•  Hawaii Women's Legal Auxiliary Scholarship (2000)
•  Advocates for Public Interest Law Grantee (1998)
Measures Introduced
 Title
SB129 SD2 RELATING TO LABOR.
SB131 RELATING TO FOOD LABELING.
SB132 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB134 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO PARTITION OF HEIRS PROPERTY.
SB136 RELATING TO CHILD WITNESS TESTIMONY.
SB140 HD2 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT RECORDS.
SB145 RELATING TO WRONGFUL IMPRISONMENT.
SB147 SD1 RELATING TO CRIMINAL PROCEDURE.
SB191 RELATING TO CRIME REDUCTION.
SB198 SD1 RELATING TO CRIME REDUCTION.
SB207 RELATING TO INFORMATION CHARGING.
SB209 SD1 RELATING TO DRUGS.
SB210 RELATING TO CRIMES AGAINST PREGNANT WOMEN.
SB211 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO FORENSIC IDENTIFICATION.
SB212 RELATING TO THE PENAL CODE.
SB213 SD2 HD3 CD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII PENAL CODE.
SB215 RELATING TO JURORS.
SB219 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB220 RELATING TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE.
SB222 RELATING TO HAWAII GOOD AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES.
SB224 SD1 RELATING TO FARMS.
SB225 SD1 RELATING TO DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE.
SB226 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO ABUSE OF FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD MEMBER.
SB229 RELATING TO JUVENILE JUSTICE INFORMATION.
SB230 HD1 RELATING TO RESTITUTION FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME.
SB275 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO SEXUAL ASSAULT.
SB321 RELATING TO OPERATING A VEHICLE WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF AN INTOXICANT.
SB323 RELATING TO PESTICIDES.
SB336 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB342 RELATING TO EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT.
SB343 HD1 RELATING TO VETERANS.
SB351 RELATING TO UNEMPLOYMENT.
SB361 RELATING TO EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES.
SB364 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB365 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE DRIVER LICENSING.
SB375 SD2 RELATING TO INDUSTRIAL HEMP.
SB376 SD2 HD1 CD1 RELATING TO A FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM.
SB377 SD1 RELATING TO FOOD.
SB378 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB379 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO FOOD.
SB380 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB381 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB382 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB384 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO ADDRESS CONFIDENTIALITY.
SB385 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO CANCER.
SB386 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
SB387 SD2 HD3 CD1 RELATING TO AFFIRMATIVE CONSENT.
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.
SB463 RELATING TO SOLAR ENERGY.
SB468 RELATING TO THE SELECTIVE SERVICE REGISTRATION AWARENESS AND COMPLIANCE ACT.
SB469 RELATING TO DAM AND RESERVOIR SAFETY.
SB471 RELATING TO PROTECTIVE ORDERS.
SB475 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO OPEN GOVERNMENT.
SB494 SD1 RELATING TO CHILD VISITATION.
SB498 SD1 RELATING TO WASTE MANAGEMENT.
SB499 SD1 RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS.
SB500 SD1 RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS.
SB501 SD1 RELATING TO COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT.
SB575 RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.
SB588 SD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB605 RELATING TO TORT LIABILITY.
SB646 SD2 RELATING TO ENERGY.
SB697 RELATING TO PUBLIC LANDSCAPING.
SB763 SD1 RELATING TO ALTERNATIVE HOUSING.
SB764 RELATING TO HAWAII RULES OF EVIDENCE.
SB765 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
SB766 RELATING TO WORKERS' COMPENSATION.
SB767 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLES.
SB768 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO IN VITRO FERTILIZATION INSURANCE COVERAGE.
SB769 SD1 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB770 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB771 SD1 RELATING TO LAW ENFORCEMENT.
SB772 RELATING TO THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION.
SB773 RELATING TO ANIMAL CRUELTY.
SB774 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO THE PROTECTION OF TARO.
SB775 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB776 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
SB777 RELATING TO THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION.
SB778 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB779 RELATING TO COURTS.
SB780 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB781 RELATING TO FERTILITY RIGHTS OF CANCER PATIENTS.
SB782 RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING.
SB783 RELATING TO FIREARMS AND AMMUNITION.
SB784 RELATING TO OPEN GOVERNMENT.
SB785 SD2 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING ON HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
SB786 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE.
SB787 RELATING TO THE AUDITOR.
SB788 RELATING TO AERONAUTICS.
SB789 RELATING TO IN VITRO FERTILIZATION INSURANCE COVERAGE.
SB793 SD1 RELATING TO THE HEALTH IMPACT OF PESTICIDES.
SB814 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB865 SD1 RELATING TO BULLYING.
SB867 RELATING TO THE KAHO‘OLAWE ISLAND RESERVE.
SB876 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB878 SD1 HD1 CD1 RELATING TO WASTEWATER.
SB914 RELATING TO INDIGENT LEGAL SERVICES.
SB969 SD1 RELATING TO FARM WORKER HOUSING.
SB977 SD1 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
SB978 RELATING TO YOUTH.
SB979 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO YOUTH.
SB980 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAMS.
SB982 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO MEDICAL AMNESTY.
SB990 RELATING TO NOISE.
SB991 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
SB992 SD1 RELATING TO NATIVE HAWAIIAN CHILDREN.
SB993 RELATING TO PROPERTY.
SB994 RELATING TO THE HAWAII PROPERTY INSURANCE ASSOCIATION.
SB1008 SD2 RELATING TO HAWAII FOOD RESILIENCY.
SB1046 SD1 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
SB1165 SD1 RELATING TO THE MANAGEMENT OF OCEAN RESOURCES.
SB1166 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO THE PENAL CODE.
SB1167 RELATING TO WINDMILLS.
SB1175 SD2 RELATING TO THE HAWAII STATE HOSPITAL.
SB1191 RELATING TO THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE.
SB1192 RELATING TO FORECLOSURES.
SB1193 RELATING TO HAWAII PROPERTY INSURANCE ASSOCIATION.
SB1194 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO LOBBYISTS.
SB1195 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
SB1207 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB1223 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB1224 RELATING TO HUNTING.
SB1273 RELATING TO THE BOATING SPECIAL FUND.
SB1274 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM.
SB1275 RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS FOR ASSISTING AN INDUSTRIAL ENTERPRISE.
SB1276 RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS TO ASSIST NOT-F0R-PROFIT PRIVATE NONSECTARIAN AND SECTARIAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS, SECONDARY SCHOOLS, COLLEGES, AND UNIVERSITIES SERVING THE GENERAL PUBLIC.
SB1277 SD1 RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS FOR ASSISTING NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATIONS THAT PROVIDE HEALTH CARE FACILITIES TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC.
SB1323 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
SB1324 SD2 HD1 CD1 RELATING TO DIVORCE.
SB1325 RELATING TO WASTE MANAGEMENT.
SB1326 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
SB1327 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH CARE.
SB1378 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE.
SCR5 ENCOURAGING PUBLIC AND CHARTER SCHOOLS TO PROVIDE INFORMATION TO PARENTS OF ALL PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS IN THE SIXTH GRADE REGARDING HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS VACCINATIONS.
SCR18 SD1 REQUESTING THE JUDICIARY TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO EXAMINE HAWAII'S ENHANCED SENTENCING AND EXTENDED SENTENCING LAWS.
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.
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.
SCR39 REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ORDER THE EXCLUSIVE DISPLAY OF THE FLAG OF HAWAII OVER STATE BUILDINGS ON JANUARY 17 OF EACH YEAR.
SCR40 SD1 REQUESTING THE CAMPAIGN SPENDING COMMISSION TO STUDY AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING A $250 CAP ON CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS AND ON ESTABLISHING A PROCESS FOR THE REFUNDING OF CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS.
SCR55 SD1 REQUESTING THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO ENGAGE STAKEHOLDERS IN ORDER TO DEVELOP AND ADOPT RULES FOR ITS OPERATION AND ADMINISTRATION.
SCR56 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ASSESS THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL EFFECTS OF REQUIRING HEALTH INSURERS TO PROVIDE INFERTILITY PROCEDURE COVERAGE.
SCR137 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO ESTABLISH THE HAWAII GOOD AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES PROGRAM.
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.
SCR156 SD1 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT AND THE COLLEGE OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE TO ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP TO CONSIDER THE RESTRUCTURING OF THE COLLEGE OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE AND EXAMINE THE EXPANSION OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE INSTRUCTION THROUGHOUT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SYSTEM.
SCR164 SD1 REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A CLIMATE CHANGE AND HEALTH WORKING GROUP TO ASSESS THE SCOPE AND RISKS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON THE HEALTH OF HAWAII'S RESIDENTS AND TO DEVELOP A STRATEGIC PLAN TO ADDRESS CLIMATE CHANGE RISKS TO HEALTH STATEWIDE.
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.
SCR168 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A SUBSTANCE ABUSE TASK FORCE.
SCR169 SD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE LEGISLATURE'S KEIKI CAUCUS TO CONSULT THE LEGACY COALITION TO FORM A WORKING GROUP TO DETERMINE HOW THE LEGACY COALITION CAN BEST ASSIST THE COURTS AND NATIVE HAWAIIAN CHILDREN IN MATTERS RELATING TO CHILD CUSTODY AND NATIVE HAWAIIAN CHILDREN WHO HAVE BEEN REMOVED FROM THEIR HOMES.
SCR170 STRONGLY URGING SUPPORT FOR THE STRENGTHENING OF LAWS PROHIBITING ANIMAL CRUELTY.
SCR171 SD1 ACKNOWLEDGING THE POSITIVE IMPACT OF THE TARO SECURITY AND PURITY TASK FORCE AND SUPPORTING THE REFORMATION OF THE TASK FORCE AS A LEGISLATIVELY ENABLED BODY, SHOULD THE TARO FARMING COMMUNITY DETERMINE THE NEED TO DO SO.
SCR172 SD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII BOARD OF EDUCATION TO REDUCE RELIANCE ON STANDARDIZED TESTING AND STRIVE TOWARDS A DIFFERENT METHOD OF MEASURING ACCOUNTABILITY IN THE EDUCATION SYSTEM.
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.
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.
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.
SR14 REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ORDER THE EXCLUSIVE DISPLAY OF THE FLAG OF HAWAII OVER STATE BUILDINGS ON JANUARY 17 OF EACH YEAR.
SR15 REQUESTING THE CAMPAIGN SPENDING COMMISSION TO STUDY AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING A $250 CAP ON CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS AND ON ESTABLISHING A PROCESS FOR THE REFUNDING OF CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS.
SR24 SD1 REQUESTING THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO ENGAGE STAKEHOLDERS IN ORDER TO DEVELOP AND ADOPT RULES FOR ITS OPERATION AND ADMINISTRATION.
SR25 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ASSESS THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL EFFECTS OF REQUIRING HEALTH INSURERS TO PROVIDE INFERTILITY PROCEDURE COVERAGE.
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.
SR97 SD1 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT AND THE COLLEGE OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE TO ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP TO CONSIDER THE RESTRUCTURING OF THE COLLEGE OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE AND EXAMINE THE EXPANSION OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE INSTRUCTION THROUGHOUT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SYSTEM.
SR100 SD1 REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A CLIMATE CHANGE AND HEALTH WORKING GROUP TO ASSESS THE SCOPE AND RISKS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON THE HEALTH OF HAWAII'S RESIDENTS AND TO DEVELOP A STRATEGIC PLAN TO ADDRESS CLIMATE CHANGE RISKS TO HEALTH STATEWIDE.
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.
SR104 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A SUBSTANCE ABUSE TASK FORCE.
SR105 SD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE LEGISLATURE'S KEIKI CAUCUS TO CONSULT THE LEGACY COALITION TO FORM A WORKING GROUP TO DETERMINE HOW THE LEGACY COALITION CAN BEST ASSIST THE COURTS AND NATIVE HAWAIIAN CHILDREN IN MATTERS RELATING TO CHILD CUSTODY AND NATIVE HAWAIIAN CHILDREN WHO HAVE BEEN REMOVED FROM THEIR HOMES.
SR106 STRONGLY URGING SUPPORT FOR THE STRENGTHENING OF LAWS PROHIBITING ANIMAL CRUELTY.
SR107 SD1 ACKNOWLEDGING THE POSITIVE IMPACT OF THE TARO SECURITY AND PURITY TASK FORCE AND SUPPORTING THE REFORMATION OF THE TASK FORCE AS A LEGISLATIVELY ENABLED BODY, SHOULD THE TARO FARMING COMMUNITY DETERMINE THE NEED TO DO SO.
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.
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.