29th Legislature, 2018
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Senate District 20
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 201
phone: 808-586-6830
fax: 808-586-6679
sengabbard@capitol.hawaii.gov
Member of the following committees:
District Information
20th Senatorial District Map - Kapolei, Makakilo, Portions of Ewa, Kalaeloa and Waipahu

Neighborhood Boards
Waipahu No. 22
Ewa No. 23
Makakilo-Kapolei-Honokai Hale No. 34
Experience
Political Office
•  Honolulu City Council (2003-2005)
•  Hawaii State Senate (2006-present)

Important Issues & Initiatives
•  Hawaii Invasive Species Council (2009-2011, 2014-Present)
•  Climate Change Mitigation & Adaptation Commission (2015-Present)
•  Carbon Farming Task Force (2017-Present)
•  Red Hill Fuel Leak Task Force (2014-Present)
•  Civil Air Patrol - Legislative Squadron (2009-Present)
•  Legislative Advocate volunteer
•  Hawaii Energy Policy Forum (2008-2015)
•  Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative – Steering Committee (2010-2014)
•  Integrative Resource Planning Advisory Group (2012-2013)
•  Access to Justice Commission (2008-2010)
•  Ignition Interlock Commission (2008-2009)
•  Hawaii 2050 Sustainability Task Force (2007-2008)
Awards and Recognition
•  Legislator of the Year - Hawaii Farm Bureau (2016)
•  America's Legislator Parents of the Year - National Parents Day Coalition (2016)
•  Honorary Hempster - Maui Hemp Institute for Research and Innovation (2016)
•  Humane State Legislator Award - Humane Society of the U.S. (2015 and 2016)
•  Hawai‘i Energy Policy Forum Transformational Achievement Award (2015)
•  Hawai‘i Youth Challenge Academy Lokahi Award (2011)
•  First Senator of Samoan Ancestry in the Senate of the State of Hawaii Legislature Award - Samoan Heritage Week (2009)
•  Legislators Who Made a Difference - Sierra Club, Hawaii Chapter (2009)
•  Lifetime Achievement Award - Knights of Columbus (2009)
•  Stars of Oceania Award - University of Hawaii Pacific Business Center (2009)
•  Compassionate Legislator Award - People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (2008)
Archives
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Measures Introduced
 Title
SB160 SD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB212 RELATING TO FIREARMS.
SB213 RELATING TO FIREARMS.
SB214 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE TWENTIETH SENATORIAL DISTRICT.
SB223 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO NATUROPATHIC MEDICINE.
SB226 SD1 RELATING TO INDUSTRIAL HEMP.
SB227 RELATING TO THE P-20 AGRICULTURE EDUCATION WORKING GROUP.
SB228 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, MARKETING, AND CONSERVATION OF ‘ULU.
SB229 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO VECTOR CONTROL.
SB230 RELATING TO EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT.
SB231 RELATING TO VOTER REGISTRATION.
SB232 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB233 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB234 RELATING TO ELECTRIC VEHICLES.
SB235 RELATING TO ENERGY.
SB236 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLES.
SB237 SD1 RELATING TO BIOFUELS.
SB260 RELATING TO PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS.
SB298 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO SCHOOLS.
SB311 RELATING TO RACIAL PROFILING PREVENTION.
SB316 SD1 RELATING TO RESTITUTION FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME.
SB318 SD2 RELATING TO EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES.
SB334 SD2 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB340 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO URBAN AGRICULTURE.
SB346 RELATING TO PESTICIDES.
SB350 SD1 RELATING TO NUTRIENT CYCLING.
SB351 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE.
SB352 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO THE AGRICULTURAL LOAN REVOLVING FUND.
SB353 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB354 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB355 RELATING TO THE SUSTAINABLE AND ORGANIC AGRICULTURE PROGRAM.
SB356 SD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB368 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
SB384 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTIVE AUTHORITY FOR CERTAIN CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGISTS.
SB404 SD2 HD1