29th Legislature, 2018
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Floor session convene times for March 1, 2018:
Senate: 11:30 a.m. | House of Representatives: 12:00 p.m.
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Senate District 24
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 202
phone: 808-587-7215
fax: 808-587-7220
sentokuda@capitol.hawaii.gov
Member of the following committees:
Experience
Education
•  George Washington University, Washington D.C. - Bachelor of Arts in International Relations, Minor in Japanese Studies
•  James B. Castle High School, Kaneohe, HI - Magna Cum Laude Graduate
•  Samuel Wilder King Intermediate School, Kaneohe, HI
•  Kaneohe Elementary School, Kaneohe, HI

Professional
•  Reynolds Recycling, Director of Community Relations (Former)
•  Charitable Ventures, Inc. (CVI), President and Founder (Former)
•  National Kidney Foundation of Hawaii, Director of Development (Former)
•  Office of Lieutenant Governor Mazie Hirono, Executive Aide (Former)

Legislative
•  2017: Chair of the Senate Committee on Labor
•  2015-2017: Chair of the Senate Committee on Ways and Means
•  2011-2014: Chair of the Senate Committee on Education, Majority Whip
•  2011: Co-Chair of the Charter School Governance Task Force
•  2009-2010: Chair of the Senate Committee on Higher Education, Majority Whip
•  2009-2010: Vice Chair of the Senate Committee on Water, Land, Agriculture & Hawaiian Affairs
•  2008: Chair of the Senate Committee on Agriculture and Hawaii Affairs
•  2007-2008: Vice Chair of the Senate Committee on Education
•  2007-2008: Co-Chair Joint Senate-House Investigative Committee on the Bureau of Conveyances
•  2007: Vice Chair of the Senate Committee on Water, Land, Agriculture & Hawaiian Affairs
•  Hawaii 2050 Sustainability Task Force, Senate Member
•  Women's Legislative Caucus, Member

National Boards and Commissions
•  National Conference of State Legislatures Early Learning Fellows Program (2013)
•  National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) Education Committee Member (2013 - 2014)
•  Council of State Government Education Policy Task Force, Member (2011 - present)
•  Education Commission of the States, Hawaii Commissioner (2010 - present)
•  Western Interstate Commission on Higher Education's Legislative Advisory Committee, Member (2009 - present)
•  Complete College of America, Hawaii Team Member (2010)

Community Groups and Organizations
•  Castle High School Alumni Association Knight of Distinction, Co-Chair (2010 - present)
•  Hawaii P-20 Council, Member (2010 - present)
•  Joint Venture Education Forum, Board Member (JVEF) (2010 - present)
•  Smaller Learning Communities, Advisory Board Member (2011 - present)

Past Community Involvement
•  487th Field Artillery Family Awareness Group, Volunteer (2005 & 2008 deployments)
•  Friends of the National Kidney Foundation of Hawaii, Board Member
•  Hawaii State Student Conference, Windward District Advisor (1999)
•  Honolulu Civic Entrepreneur, Pew Civic Entrepreneur Initiative (1998-2000)
•  Koolau Youth Correctional Facility, Mentor (1999)
•  Lanakila Meals on Wheels ,Volunteer (2000-present)
•  State of Hawaii Executive Office on Aging Policy Advisory Board for Elderly Affairs, Board Member (1998-2004)
•  U.S. Transplant Games, Hawaii Team Manager (2004)
Accomplishments
•  2017 Legislator of the Year Award from the Hawaii Farm Bureau
•  2017 Achievement in Advocacy Award from the Healthcare Association of Hawaii
•  2016 Hawaii Dental Association Legislator of the Year
•  2015 Joint Venture Education Forum Outstanding Contributor Award
•  2014 Kiwanis Club of Kaneohe Distinguished Service Award
•  2014 National Alliance of Public Charter Schools Champion for Charters Award
•  2014 Hawaii Public Charter School Network Legislator of the Year
•  2013 Hawaii Public Charter School Network Legislator of the Year
•  2011 Hawaii Chamber of Commerce Partnership in Education Award
•  2009 Kaneohe Neighborhood Board Kaneohe Citizen of the Year
•  2002 Hawaii Jaycees Three Outstanding Young Persons Honoree
•  2000 Pacific Business News Top 40 Under Forty Awardee
•  Patsy Mink Political Action Committee Founding Member
•  Windward Jaycees Founding Member & Board Member
Measures Introduced
 Title
SB101 RELATING TO STATE FUNDS.
SB132 SD1 RELATING TO STROKE AWARENESS.
SB215 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB223 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO NATUROPATHIC MEDICINE.
SB224 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO PSYCHOLOGY.
SB244 RELATING TO OPEN GOVERNMENT.
SB245 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT RECORDS.
SB247 SD2 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB264 RELATING TO PROSTITUTION.
SB279 RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYEES.
SB285 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE NURSING FACILITY SUSTAINABILITY PROGRAM.
SB286 SD1 RELATING TO CHECK CASHING.
SB299 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB304 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HURRICANE RELIEF FUND.
SB345 RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT SECURITY.
SB346 RELATING TO PESTICIDES.
SB408 RELATING TO FAMILY LEAVE.
SB415 RELATING TO BEACHES.
SB418 SD1 RELATING TO THE ELECTRONIC DEVICE RECYCLING FUND.
SB424 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
SB425 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO LABOR.
SB428 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB502 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO IN VITRO FERTILIZATION INSURANCE COVERAGE.
SB503 SD2 RELATING TO VICTIMS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE.
SB504 RELATING TO CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES.
SB506 SD1 RELATING TO SEXUAL ASSAULT.
SB507 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
SB509 RELATING TO EQUAL PAY.
SB510 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO SCHOOL-BASED HEALTH SERVICES.
SB511 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO CHILD CARE FACILITIES.
SB512 SD1 RELATING TO CHILD CARE PROVIDERS.
SB516 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
SB520 RELATING TO POLICE COMMISSIONS.
SB523 RELATING TO CIVIL ACTIONS.
SB673 SD1 PROPOSING AMENDMENTS TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO AMEND THE MANNER IN WHICH JUSTICES AND JUDGES ARE APPOINTED, CONSENTED TO, AND RETAINED.
SB711 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO EARLY LEARNING.
SB714 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO JOB TRAINING.
SB716 SD1 RELATING TO A PRE-ARREST DIVERSION PILOT PROJECT.
SB717 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO PUBLIC REAL PROPERTY.
SB719 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO DEFERRED MAINTENANCE.
SB720 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO THE CONCUSSION PROGRAM.
SB721 RELATING TO DEPARTMENTAL ADMINISTRATIVE EXPENSES.
SB723 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB725 SD1 RELATING TO BONDS.
SB851 RELATING TO TAX ADMINISTRATION.
SB1047 SD1 RELATING TO THE EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM.
SB1147 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB1226 RELATING TO SEPARATION BENEFITS.
SB1231 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE TWENTY-FOURTH SENATORIAL DISTRICT.
SB1234 RELATING TO THE KAHOOLAWE ISLAND RESERVE COMMISSION.
SB1265 RELATING TO CIVIL RIGHTS.
SB1271 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE II, SECTION 1, OF THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION TO CHANGE THE AGE QUALIFICATION FOR VOTING IN STATE OR LOCAL ELECTIONS.
SB1276 RELATING TO THE COUNTY SURCHARGE ON STATE TAX.
SB1282 SD1 RELATING TO THE OFFENSE OF ABUSE OF FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS.
SB1310 RELATING TO THE GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE LOAN PROGRAM.
SB2057 RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
SB2060 SD1 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB2061 RELATING TO FRANCHISE INVESTMENT LAW.
SB2062 RELATING TO FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS.
SB2087 SD1 RELATING TO EMERGENCY RESCUE DEVICES.
SB2088 RELATING TO BROADBAND SERVICE.
SB2096 SD1 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
SB2097 RELATING TO CHILD SAFETY.
SB2111 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB2116 RELATING TO BIOSECURITY.
SB2124 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
SB2125 SD1 RELATING TO COFFEE BERRY BORER.
SB2126 RELATING TO THE PESTICIDE USE REVOLVING FUND.
SB2129 RELATING TO VIRTUAL CURRENCY.
SB2131 RELATING TO ENERGY.
SB2199 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
SB2200 RELATING TO THE STATEWIDE TRAFFIC CODE.
SB2228 SD1 RELATING TO THE EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM.
SB2244 SD1 RELATING TO WORKERS' COMPENSATION.
SB2246 RELATING TO CEMETERIES.
SB2247 RELATING TO OPIOID ANTAGONISTS.
SB2293 SD1 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
SB2295 RELATING TO PESTICIDES.
SB2296 RELATING TO METROPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATIONS.
SB2300 RELATING TO STATE BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS.
SB2335 RELATING TO CESSPOOLS.
SB2339 SD1 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
SB2340 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH INSURANCE.
SB2341 RELATING TO HEALTH CARE.
SB2342 SD1 RELATING TO VICTIMS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE.
SB2343 SD1 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
SB2344 SD1 RELATING TO AUTOMATIC RESTRAINING ORDERS.
SB2345 SD1 RELATING TO SEXUAL ASSAULT.
SB2346 SD1 RELATING TO ADDRESS CONFIDENTIALITY.
SB2347 SD1 RELATING TO POLICE DEPARTMENTS.
SB2348 RELATING TO VIOLATION OF PRIVACY.
SB2349 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
SB2350 RELATING TO FAMILY LEAVE.
SB2351 RELATING TO EQUAL PAY.
SB2352 RELATING TO PROTECTION OF CHILDREN.
SB2353 SD1 RELATING TO DISCRIMINATION IN EDUCATION.
SB2356 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB2357 RELATING TO STATE FUNDS.
SB2358 SD1 RELATING TO WORKERS' COMPENSATION PRESCRIPTION DRUG REIMBURSEMENT.
SB2359 RELATING TO LABOR.
SB2360 RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING.
SB2361 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS.
SB2362 RELATING TO THE MINIMUM WAGE.
SB2363 SD1 RELATING TO JOB TRAINING.
SB2364 SD1 RELATING TO WORKERS' COMPENSATION.
SB2365 RELATING TO WORKERS' COMPENSATION.
SB2366 SD1 RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING.
SB2367 SD1 RELATING TO OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH.
SB2368 SD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB2369 RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYEES.
SB2370 RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYEES.
SB2371 RELATING TO EMERGENCY RULES BY AGENCIES.
SB2372 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII LABOR RELATIONS BOARD.
SB2373 SD1 RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING.
SB2374 RELATING TO COMMUNITY PARAMEDIC SERVICES.
SB2375 SD1 RELATING TO TEMPORARY DISABILITY INSURANCE.
SB2376 SD1 RELATING TO CONTRACTORS.
SB2443 RELATING TO CHILDREN.
SB2446 SD1 RELATING TO VISITOR IMPACTS.
SB2487 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB2488 SD1 RELATING TO MEDICAL CANNABIS.
SB2490 RELATING TO THE MOTOR VEHICLE INDUSTRY LICENSING ACT.
SB2578 RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF INFORMATION PRACTICES.
SB2587 RELATING TO THE KUPUNA CAREGIVERS PROGRAM.
SB2588 RELATING TO AGING.
SB2589 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE AGING AND DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER.
SB2590 RELATING TO AGING.
SB2591 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB2593 RELATING TO THE HEALTHY AGING PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM.
SB2647 RELATING TO MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELORS.
SB2655 SD1 RELATING TO PSYCHOLOGY.
SB2660 RELATING TO MEDICAL COVERAGE.
SB2661 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2662 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2663 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2664 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2665 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2666 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2667 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2668 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2669 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2670 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2671 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2672 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2673 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2674 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2675 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2676 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2677 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2678 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2680 SD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION FUNDING.
SB2682 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
SB2684 SD1 RELATING TO THE STATEWIDE TRAFFIC CODE.
SB2691 SD1 RELATING TO BOARD MEETINGS.
SB2695 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM.
SB2905 SD1 RELATING TO ON-SITE EARLY CHILDHOOD FACILITIES.
SB2906 RELATING TO THE GOVERNOR'S COORDINATOR ON HOMELESSNESS.
SB2907 RELATING TO CHARTER SCHOOLS.
SB2908 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII INTERNET CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN TASK FORCE.
SB2909 SD1 RELATING TO LAW ENFORCEMENT.
SB2936 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE TWENTY-FOURTH SENATORIAL DISTRICT.
SB2937 RELATING TO ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS.
SB2947 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
SB2959 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB2984 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT.
SB2985 RELATING TO PRESERVING CORAL REEFS.
SB2986 SD1 RELATING TO SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING.
SB2988 SD1 RELATING TO KUPUNA CARE.
SB2989 SD1 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB2990 SD1 RELATING TO FAMILY LEAVE.
SB3014 SD1 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB3016 RELATING TO CONVEYANCE TAX.
SB3026 RELATING TO CRIMINAL PROCEDURE.
SB3029 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB3034 SD1 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB3047 RELATING TO FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE.
SB3064 RELATING TO UTILITY POLES.
SB3070 SD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB3092 RELATING TO OPEN GOVERNMENT.
SB3093 RELATING TO SPECIAL SHORELINE ENCROACHMENT EASEMENTS.
SB3099 SD1 RELATING TO SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT.
SB3100 RELATING TO THE STRUCTURE OF GOVERNMENT.
SB3101 RELATING TO HOUSING AFFORDABILITY.
SCR24 RECOGNIZING MARCH 19 AS HAWAII CELEBRATING WOMEN IN PUBLIC OFFICE DAY.