Hawaii State Legislature
Measures by Introducer
Measures with Ward as a Primary Introducer
   154 records returned.
Measure Text pdfMeasure StatusCurrent StatusIntroducer(s)Current ReferralCompanion
HB36 HD1
Department of Human Services; Mobile Clinics; Homelessness; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
Appropriates funds for the Department of Human Services to purchase, staff, and operate two mobile clinics to serve the homeless persons residing in ohana zones. (HB36 HD1)
(H) 2/15/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, DeCoite, Nakamura, Quinlan, Thielen excused (5). MIZUNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, WARD HSH, FIN  SB526
HB38 HD1
DOH; Substance Use; Appropriations ($)
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Appropriates funds to the Department of Health to establish and maintain comprehensive and coordinated continuum of care treatment services for sufferers of substance use and related disorders. (HB38 HD1)
(H) 2/15/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, DeCoite, Nakamura, Quinlan, Thielen excused (5). MIZUNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, WARD HLT/HSH, FIN
HB39
Health; Assistant Physicians; Licensure; Pilot Program
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Establishes a three-year pilot program to create a new category of professional licensure for assistant physicians: recent medical school graduates who have passed certain medical exams but have not been placed into a residency program and who work under the supervision of a licensed physician to provide primary care in medically underserved areas.
(H) 1/22/2019- Referred to HLT/IAC, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 2 MIZUNO, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAY, WARD, San Buenaventura HLT/IAC, CPC, FIN
HB40 HD1
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program; DHS; Applications; Records
RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
Authorizes health care providers, non-profit organizations, businesses, and faith-based organizations to distribute supplemental nutrition assistance program applications to prospective applicants. (HB40 HD1)
(H) 2/14/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, Nakamura excused (2). MIZUNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, WARD HSH, FIN
HB132 HD2
Female Genital Mutilation; Penal Code
RELATING TO FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION.
Establishes the class B felony offense of prohibited acts related to female genital mutilation. Includes commission of prohibited acts related to female genital mutilation in the statutory definition of child abuse or neglect and as a prohibited act under the State's Child Protective Act. (HB132 HD2)
(S) 3/11/2019- The committee(s) on JDC deleted the measure from the public hearing scheduled on 03-12-19 9:00AM in conference room 016. CABANILLA ARAKAWA, HASHEM, MCDERMOTT, WARD CPH/JDC  SB1434
HB143 HD1
Coffee; Labeling; Ready-to-Drink Coffee Beverages
RELATING TO COFFEE LABELING.
Expands the coffee labeling requirements to include ready-to-drink coffee beverages. (HB143 HD1)
(H) 2/13/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Holt, McDermott, Mizuno, Nakamura, Ward excused (5). CREAGAN, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, LOWEN, MCDERMOTT, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, PERRUSO, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, WARD, Belatti, DeCoite, Okimoto, San Buenaventura AGR, CPC  SB894
HB144 HD1 SD1
Coffee Labeling Economic Impact Study; Coffee Labeling Task Force; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO COFFEE LABELING.
Directs and appropriates funds for UHERO to conduct an economic impact study regarding the impact of potential changes to coffee labeling laws on the local coffee industry. Establishes and appropriates funds for a coffee labeling task force. (SD1)
(S) 4/2/2019- The committee on WAM deferred the measure. CREAGAN, ICHIYAMA, LOWEN, MCDERMOTT, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, WARD, Belatti, Okimoto AEN, CPH/WAM  SB888
HB146 HD1
Veterinary Medical Officer; Department of Health; Appropriations ($)
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Establishes and appropriates funds for one full-time equivalent (1.00 FTE) permanent veterinary medical officer position within the Department of Health. (HB146 HD1)
(S) 3/5/2019- Referred to CPH, WAM. CREAGAN, LOWEN, MCDERMOTT, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, OKIMOTO, ONISHI, PERRUSO, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, WARD, DeCoite, San Buenaventura CPH, WAM
HB155
Air Quality; Air Pollution; Emission; Investigation; Enforcement
RELATING TO AIR QUALITY.
Requires the Department of Health to promptly send personnel to a source, or immediate vicinity of a source, that is reported to have air pollution and conduct an investigation and tests to determine the validity of the report.
(H) 2/7/2019- The committee(s) on HLT recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. OHNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, ELI, HASHEM, ICHIYAMA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TODD, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON HLT, JUD, FIN
HB377 HD1
UH; Hawaii Pamantasan Council; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
Appropriates funds to the University of Hawaii Pamantasan Council for 4 full-time equivalent positions to promote access, diversity, and workforce development, including programs and policies related to Philippine courses and Filipino students. (HB377 HD1)
(H) 2/14/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, Nakamura excused (2). WOODSON, AQUINO, BELATTI, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CULLEN, DECOITE, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, OKIMOTO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TOKIOKA, WARD, WILDBERGER, YAMANE LHE, FIN  SB1418
HB378 HD1 SD1
Office of Veterans' Services; Filipino Caucus; Filipino-American World War II Veterans Burial Assistance Special Fund; Burial Grants; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO FILIPINO VETERANS BURIAL ASSISTANCE.
Establishes the Filipino-American World War II veterans burial assistance special fund and appropriates funds for burial grants for qualifying Filipino-American World War II veterans to provide funeral and burial services and transportation of their remains to the Philippines. Takes effect 1/1/2050. (SD1)
(S) 3/22/2019- Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. AQUINO, BELATTI, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CULLEN, DECOITE, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, MIZUNO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TOKIOKA, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMANE, Nakashima, Okimoto PSM, WAM  SB1417
HB402 HD1 SD2
OHA; Public Land Trust; Pro Rata Share; Department of Budget and Finance; Auditor; Appropriations ($)
RELATING TO INCREASING THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS' PRO RATA SHARE OF PUBLIC LAND TRUST FUNDS.
Requires that all grants and contracts awarded by the Office of Hawaiian Affairs shall be subject to be individually approved by the board of trustees. Reduces the University of Hawaii's portion of receipts from the use, sale, lease, or other disposition of lands within the public land trust to be collected during each fiscal year to the amount equal to the University of Hawaii's receipts derived from tuition and special funds utilized for Native Hawaiian programs. Establishes a public land trust revenues negotiating committee to determine the increase to the annual amount of the income and proceeds from the public land trust that the Office of Hawaiian Affairs shall receive annually under the state constitution and other state law. Requires the Department of Budget and Finance to conduct a financial review of the amounts of revenue generated from the public land trust. Requires the Auditor to report to the Legislature on a comprehensive review of programs administered by the State that serve Hawaiians. Appropriates funds. Prohibits any increases proposed by the public land trust revenues negotiating committee that are not already approved for use by or appropriated to the Office of Hawaiian Affairs until the fiscal and comprehensive reviews required by this measure are completed and submitted to the Legislature. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
(S) 4/25/2019- Received notice of discharge of conferees (Hse. Com. No. 868). HOLT, AQUINO, BROWER, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HAR, HASHIMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKAMURA, OHNO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, SAY, THIELEN, TODD, TOKIOKA, WARD, WILDBERGER, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Cachola, San Buenaventura HWN/HRE, WAM  SB1363
HB459
Constitutional Amendment; Referendum (ConAm)
PROPOSING AMENDMENTS TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO PROVIDE FOR REFERENDUM.
Proposes amendments to the Constitution of the State of Hawaii to provide for referendum by the electorate.
(H) 1/22/2019- Referred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 3 OHNO, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CREAGAN, LOWEN, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, TODD, WARD, WILDBERGER JUD, FIN
HB465 HD1 SD2
Kupuna Caucus; Kupuna Care; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO AGING.
Makes an appropriation to the department of health to provide funding for the kupuna care program. (SD2)
(S) 6/28/2019- Act 123, 06/25/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1225). TAKAYAMA, AQUINO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA CPH, WAM  SB1023
HB466 HD1 SD1
Kupuna Caucus; Aging and Disability Resource Center; Department of Health; Appropriation ($)
MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE AGING AND DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER.
Appropriates funds to the department of health for the aging and disability resource center. Takes effect on 1/1/2059. (SD1)
(S) 3/21/2019- Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. TAKAYAMA, AQUINO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA CPH, WAM  SB1024
HB467 HD1 SD2
Kupuna Caucus; Kupuna Caregivers Program; Allocation Cap; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE KUPUNA CAREGIVERS PROGRAM.
Changes the kupuna caregivers program allocation cap from $70 per day to $350 per week. Appropriates funds for the continued implementation of the kupuna caregivers program. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
(H) 4/18/2019- Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 917). TAKAYAMA, AQUINO, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA CPH, WAM  SB1025
HB468 HD1 SD2
Kupuna Caucus; Healthy Aging Partnership; Executive Office on Aging; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE HEALTHY AGING PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM.
Appropriates funds for the healthy aging partnership program to further the program's role in improving the health and well-being of Hawaii's kupuna. (SD2)
(S) 6/28/2019- Act 124, 06/25/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1226). TAKAYAMA, AQUINO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA CPH/HMS, WAM  SB1026
HB469 HD1 SD1
Kupuna Caucus; Health Insurance Coverage; Hearing Aids
RELATING TO HEARING AIDS.
Requires health insurance policies and contracts issued after 12/31/19 to provide coverage for the cost of hearing aids at a minimum of $1,500 per hearing aid for each hearing-impaired ear every thirty-six months in their base plans. Exempts mandatory health care coverage from impact assessment report. (SD1)
(H) 4/17/2019- Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 909). TAKAYAMA, AQUINO, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, Eli CPH  SB1027
HB471 HD1 SD1 CD1
Kupuna Caucus; Policy Advisory Board for Elder Affairs; Quorum
RELATING TO AGING.
Establishes quorum requirements for the Policy Advisory Board for Elder Affairs. (HB471 CD1)
(S) 6/28/2019- Act 125, 06/25/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1227). TAKAYAMA, AQUINO, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA CPH/HMS  SB1029
HB472
Active Aging Initiative; Health; Older Adults; Executive Office on Aging; University of Hawaii Center on Aging; Kupuna Caucus; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO ACTIVE AGING.
Requires the executive office on aging to coordinate with the University of Hawaii center on aging to implement an active aging initiative. Establishes an active aging advisory committee. Appropriates funds.
(H) 1/22/2019- Referred to HSH, FIN, referral sheet 3 TAKAYAMA, AQUINO, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA HSH, FIN  SB1030
HB473
Kupuna Caucus; Long-Term Rental Assistance Pilot Program; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
Establishes the long-term rental assistance pilot program to be administered by the department of health. Appropriates funds for the administration of the pilot program.
(H) 1/22/2019- Referred to HSG/HSH, FIN, referral sheet 3 TAKAYAMA, AQUINO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA HSG/HSH, FIN  SB1031
HB474
Dementia Screening; Mental Health Care; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Appropriates funds to establish a pilot program for dementia screening and outreach with an emphasis on the Native Hawaiian and uninsured populations.
(H) 1/22/2019- Referred to HSH/WLH, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 3 TAKAYAMA, AQUINO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA HSH/WLH, CPC, FIN  SB1032
HB538
DBEDT; China-Hawaii Economic Council; Economic Development; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
Establishes within the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism the China-Hawaii Economic Council to further economic relations between China and Hawaii. Appropriates funds.
(H) 1/22/2019- Referred to TIA/EDB, FIN, referral sheet 4 SAY, WARD TIA/EDB, FIN
HB539
Small business regulatory review board, department of business, economic development and tourism, appropriation ($)
RELATED TO THE SMALL BUSINESS REGULATORY REVIEW BOARD.
Appropriation for staffing, commissioner inter-island travel, and other related operating expenses associated with the small business regulatory review board under the Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism.
(H) 2/8/2019- The committee(s) on EDB recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. WARD, SAY EDB, FIN
HB540
Motion Picture, Digital Media, and Film Production Income Tax Credit
RELATING TO FILM AND DIGITAL MEDIA INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT.
Allows greater flexibility in conditions placed on eligibility requirements for the motion picture, digital media, and film production income tax credit. Amends the amount of the total tax credit that may be claimed per qualified production. Amends the annual aggregate cap placed on the amount of the tax credits that may be claimed by qualified productions.
(H) 2/8/2019- The committee(s) on EDB recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. SAY, WARD EDB, FIN
HB575
City and County of Honolulu; Parking; Curb Painting; Appropriation ($)
RELATED TO PARKING.
Appropriates funds to the City and County of Honolulu for the purposes of curb painting to indicate areas where parking is prohibited beside driveway entrances in Congressional District 1.
(H) 1/22/2019- Referred to TRN, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 4 SAY, AQUINO, BROWER, CACHOLA, HAR, JOHANSON, KONG, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, SAIKI, TAKAYAMA, WARD TRN, JUD, FIN  SB1478
HB577
Sewer Connections; Private Property; City and County of Honolulu; Pilot Program; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO SEWER IMPROVEMENTS.
Requires the City and County of Honolulu to establish a pilot program to assist property owners in upgrading their sewer connections. Appropriates funds.
(H) 1/22/2019- Referred to EEP/WLH, FIN, referral sheet 4 SAY, NISHIMOTO, SAIKI, WARD EEP/WLH, FIN  SB1480
HB586 HD1
Hawaii Health Authority; Hiring; Comprehensive Health Plan; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE HAWAII HEALTH AUTHORITY.
Changes the composition of the Hawaii Health Authority (HHA) from 9 to 13 to reflect Hawaii's diversity and requires the HHA to submit an updated comprehensive health plan to the Legislature. Appropriates funds for the hiring of an executive director and other staff and other expenses necessary for HHA to carry out its duties and responsibilities. Requires the State Auditor to conduct a feasibility study of HHA. (HB586 HD1)
(H) 2/8/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Nakamura, Thielen excused (3). MIZUNO, CACHOLA, B. KOBAYASHI, MCKELVEY, NAKAMURA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TOKIOKA, WARD HLT, CPC, FIN  SB1384
HB597
Elections; Mandatory Manual Recount of Ballots; Margin of Victory; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
Requires a mandatory manual recount of election ballots in any election for any office when the margin of victory is equal to or less than one-half of one per cent of the ballots cast. Makes an appropriation.
(H) 1/22/2019- Referred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 4 HASHEM, AQUINO, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, DECOITE, HAR, ICHIYAMA, B. KOBAYASHI, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, MORIKAWA, ONISHI, QUINLAN, SAY, TAKAYAMA, THIELEN, WARD, Cachola JUD, FIN  SB359
HB605
Qualified returning resident down payment program; real estate investment trusts; special fund ($)
RELATING TO DOWN PAYMENTS.
Establishes a qualified returning resident down payment program funded by revenues collected from real estate investment trusts.
(H) 1/24/2019- Referred to EDB, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 5 WARD, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, OKIMOTO, THIELEN EDB, CPC, FIN
HB606
Rent to Build Equity Requirement
RELATING TO RENT TO BUILD EQUITY.
Requires all housing projects that receive general excise tax exemptions or other State incentives pursuant to 201H HRS to share profits with rental tenants upon sale of the property.
(H) 1/24/2019- Referred to HSG, FIN, referral sheet 5 WARD, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, OKIMOTO HSG, FIN
HB607
Private Trade, Vocational, and Technical School Special Fund ($)
RELATING TO CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION.
Amends the Private Trade, Vocational, and Technical School Special Fund within the Department of Education to fund vocational, technical and career pathway classes for public school students and to cover student costs associated with career and technical education classes. Allows individuals to teach vocational, technical or career pathway classes without a bachelor's degree.
(H) 1/24/2019- Referred to LHE, LAB, FIN, referral sheet 5 WARD, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, OKIMOTO, THIELEN LHE, LAB, FIN
HB608
Works of Art Special Fund; Department of Education ($)
RELATING TO DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION FUNDING.
Dedicates one-half of one per cent of all state fund appropriations for capital improvements designated for the construction or renovation of state buildings to student art programs within the Department of Education.
(H) 1/24/2019- Referred to TIA, LHE, FIN, referral sheet 5 WARD, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, OKIMOTO, THIELEN TIA, LHE, FIN
HB609
John A. Burns School of Medicine; Physician Shortage; Residency; Appropriation; Matching Funds ($)
RELATING TO RESIDENCY PROGRAMS FOR HAWAII MEDICAL SCHOOL GRADUATES.
Appropriates moneys to the graduate medical education program for physician residency programs in Hawaii; provided that the funds are matched dollar-for-dollar by private sector medical hospitals and institutions.
(H) 1/24/2019- Referred to LHE, HLT, FIN, referral sheet 5 WARD, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, OKIMOTO, THIELEN LHE, HLT, FIN
HB610
General Excise Tax; Food, Medical Services, and Feminine Hygiene Products Tax Exemption
RELATING TO GENERAL EXCISE TAX EXEMPTIONS.
Exempts certain foods, medical services, and feminine hygiene products from the general excise tax.
(H) 1/24/2019- Referred to HSH/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 5 WARD, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, OKIMOTO, THIELEN HSH/HLT, FIN
HB647
Internet; Digital Content Blocking Capabilities
RELATING TO DIGITAL CONTENT BLOCKING CAPABILITIES.
Requires persons who manufacture, sell, offer for sale, lease, or distribute a product that makes content accessible on the internet to include digital content blocking capability that renders inaccessible human trafficking websites, child pornography, revenge pornography, and other pornographic material. Allows consumers to request deactivation of the blocking capability if the consumer fulfills certain requirements, including payment of a digital access fee that is deposited into the human trafficking victim services fund. Requires persons who manufacture, sell, offer for sale, lease, or distribute a product that makes content accessible on the internet to establish and maintain a reporting system for content that is improperly blocked and pornographic content that the blocking capability fails to block. Establishes the misdemeanor offense of failure to include digital content blocking capability.
(H) 1/24/2019- Referred to EDB, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 5 HAR, AQUINO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, GATES, HASHEM, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, KONG, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WARD, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, McDermott, San Buenaventura, Woodson EDB, JUD, FIN
HB654 HD1 SD1 CD1
University of Hawaii; Cancer Center; Liver and Bile Duct Cancer; Liver Flukes; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Appropriates funds to the University of Hawaii Cancer Center to determine the etiologies of the high incidence of liver and bile duct cancer in Hawaii. Establishes reporting requirements. (HB654 CD1)
(S) 7/9/2019- Act 265, 07/08/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1367). MIZUNO, B. KOBAYASHI, NAKAMURA, SAY, TOKIOKA, WARD, WOODSON, San Buenaventura HRE/CPH, WAM
HB655 HD1 SD1
Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month; Designated
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Designates the month of September of each year as Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month. (SD1)
(S) 7/9/2019- Vetoed (SD1) on 07-09-19 - (SD1) Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1375). MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, B. KOBAYASHI, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAY, TOKIOKA, WARD, San Buenaventura LCA
HB660 HD1
DHS; DOH; Grant Writing; Capture Manager; Appropriations ($)
RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
Authorizes the Department of Human Services and the Department of Health to contract the services of or employ dedicated capture managers responsible for securing grants and other funding opportunities for each department. Appropriates funds. (HB660 HD1)
(H) 2/15/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, DeCoite, Nakamura, Quinlan, Thielen excused (5). MIZUNO, CACHOLA, GATES, B. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAY, TOKIOKA, WARD, Creagan, San Buenaventura HLT/HSH, FIN  SB529
HB661
Underground Storage Tanks and Systems; DOH; Environmental Protection; Red Hill Task Force
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Requires the Department of Health to adopt rules for underground storage tanks and tank systems that are no less stringent than federal underground storage tank regulations. Establishes the Red Hill Task Force to study the implementation of containment measures at Red Hill and report to the legislature.
(H) 1/24/2019- Referred to EEP/HLT, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 5 MIZUNO, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, GATES, HOLT, B. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAY, TOKIOKA, WARD, San Buenaventura EEP/HLT, JUD, FIN
HB662
Persons With Disabilities; Workers With Disabilities; Disability Awareness Month: Employment, Enrichment, and Inclusion
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Designates the month of October as "Disability Awareness Month: Employment, Enrichment, and Inclusion" to annually recognize the immense contributions and achievements of persons with disabilities in the State.
(H) 2/8/2019- Passed Second Reading and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Nakamura, Thielen excused (3). MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, B. KOBAYASHI, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TOKIOKA, WARD HLT/HSH, JUD
HB666 HD2
Health; Healthcare; Task Force; Appropriation
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Establishes a comprehensive healthcare task force to study and report on specified major issues relating to healthcare. Appropriates funds for the purposes of the task force. (HB666 HD2)
(S) 3/7/2019- Referred to CPH, WAM. MIZUNO, CACHOLA, B. KOBAYASHI, SAY, WARD, Nakamura, Tokioka CPH, WAM
HB670 HD1
Public Safety; Pilot Program; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
Establishes a two-year pilot program on the island of Oahu to reduce recidivism through intervention, prevention, cultural support, and education initiatives. Appropriates funds. (HB670 HD1)
(H) 2/19/2019- Re-referred to PVM, FIN, referral sheet 23 MIZUNO, BROWER, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAY, WARD PVM, FIN
HB734
Opioid; Mail-Back Envelope; Drug Disposal
RELATING TO CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES.
Requires a health care professional or pharmacist who dispenses any opioid drug to include with the drug instructions for disposing of any unused portion, along with a pre-addressed envelope or package that can be used to mail any unused portion to a medication disposal program in the State at no cost to the person to whom the drug was dispensed.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to HLT, CPC, referral sheet 6 MATSUMOTO, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KONG, C. LEE, MCDERMOTT, MIZUNO, OHNO, SAY, THIELEN, WARD, WOODSON, Belatti, Brower, Cabanilla Arakawa, Eli, D. Kobayashi, San Buenaventura, Tokioka, Yamashita HLT, CPC
HB735
DOH; Opioids; Treatment; Regulation ($)
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Requires the Department of Health to establish and enforce rules for the regulation of opioid treatment programs.
(H) 2/1/2019- Re-referred to HLT, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 10 MATSUMOTO, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, ONISHI, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TOKIOKA, WARD, YAMASHITA, D. Kobayashi, McDermott, Thielen HLT, JUD, FIN
HB737
Med-QUEST; Autism Waiver; Home and Community-Based Services
RELATING TO AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER.
Requires Med-QUEST to seek a state plan waiver to establish a home and community-based services program for individuals with an autism spectrum disorder.
(H) 2/1/2019- Re-referred to HSH/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 10 MATSUMOTO, BROWER, HASHEM, ICHIYAMA, KONG, MCDERMOTT, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, ONISHI, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, THIELEN, WARD, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, Cabanilla Arakawa, Cachola, Eli, Hashimoto HSH/HLT, FIN
HB823
Filipino Veterans Legacy Exhibit; Daniel K. Inouye International Airport; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO FILIPINO VETERANS.
Requires and funds the Office of Veterans' Services to establish a Filipino Veterans Legacy Exhibit at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to TRN/PVM, FIN, referral sheet 6 CACHOLA, AQUINO, BROWER, HAR, HOLT, JOHANSON, MIZUNO, OHNO, SAY, WARD, WILDBERGER, Nakashima, Okimoto TRN/PVM, FIN
HB824
Office of the Governor; Aloha Order of Merit; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE ALOHA ORDER OF MERIT.
Appropriates funds for the Office of the Governor to award the Aloha Order of Merit to highly accomplished honorees who have provided extraordinary service to the State.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to TIA, FIN, referral sheet 6 CACHOLA, AQUINO, BROWER, HAR, HOLT, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, OHNO, SAY, WARD, WILDBERGER, Belatti, Johanson, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Okimoto, Yamashita TIA, FIN
HB828
Dams and Reservoirs; Maintenance; DLNR; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO DAM SAFETY.
Requires the Department of Land and Natural Resources to be responsible for the maintenance of, or provide for the maintenance of, private dams and reservoirs within the State. Maintains the State's immunity from liability. Appropriates funds.
(H) 2/1/2019- The committee(s) on WLH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. SAY, HAR, KONG, TOKIOKA, WARD, DeCoite WLH, JUD, FIN
HB834 HD1
Enforcement; Temporary Sheriff Patrol Program; Governor's Coordinator on Homelessness; Private Security ($)
RELATING TO PUBLIC REAL PROPERTY.
Requires the Department of Public Safety to establish a temporary sheriff patrol program and the Governor's Coordinator on Homelessness to establish a program contracting private security for the enforcement of laws and rules prohibiting trespassing, camping, or being present after closing hours on certain state real property. (HB834 HD1)
(H) 2/8/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Nakamura, Thielen excused (3). OHNO, BROWER, GATES, ICHIYAMA, MATAYOSHI, MCDERMOTT, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, TAKAYAMA, TODD, WARD PVM, JUD, FIN
HB836
Noise; Refuse Collection Vehicles; Restrictions; Penalties
RELATING TO NOISE.
Prohibits the operation of refuse collection vehicles near or within residential zones except between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. on any weekday and Saturday, and between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. on Sunday and any state or federal holiday.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to HLT/TRN, JUD, referral sheet 6 OHNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, CULLEN, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, MATSUMOTO, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, QUINLAN, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TODD, WARD, WILDBERGER, San Buenaventura HLT/TRN, JUD
HB840
DHS; Supplemental Nutrition and Assistance Program; Electronic Benefits Transfer Cards; Photo Identification Requirements
RELATING TO THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
Requires the Department of Human Services to include the name of the beneficiary of supplemental nutrition and assistance program (SNAP) benefits on each electronic benefits transfer card. Requires a photo identification to be presented when an electronic benefits transfer card is used.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to HSH, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 6 WARD, BROWER, CACHOLA, ELI, HAR, HASHEM, HOLT, KITAGAWA, KONG, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, ONISHI, QUINLAN, SAY, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, Ichiyama, B. Kobayashi, McKelvey, Morikawa, Nakashima, Yamashita HSH, CPC, FIN
HB869 HD1
Agriculture; Produce Safety Rule; Food Safety
RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
Enacts produce safety rules in accordance with the federal Food and Drug Administration Standards for the Growing, Harvesting, Packing, and Holding of Produce for Human Consumption. (HB869 HD1)
(H) 2/14/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, Nakamura excused (2). CREAGAN, CACHOLA, DECOITE, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, SAY, WARD, San Buenaventura AGR/HLT, FIN  SB754
HB871
Agribusiness Development Corporation; Auditor; Audit
RELATING TO THE AGRIBUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.
Requires the Auditor to conduct a management and financial audit of the Agribusiness Development Corporation.
(H) 2/13/2019- The committee(s) on AGR recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CREAGAN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, WARD, Belatti, Cachola, San Buenaventura AGR, FIN  SB482
HB872
Environmental Protection; Buffer Zones; Glyphosate Herbicides; Prohibition
RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.
Prohibits the use of glyphosate herbicides on or within 100 feet of a school during normal hours.
(H) 2/6/2019- The committee(s) on AGR/EEP recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CREAGAN, CACHOLA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, SAY, WARD, San Buenaventura AGR/EEP, LHE/CPC, FIN
HB873 HD1
Teaching Hospital; West Hawaii; John A. Burns School of Medicine ($)
RELATING TO TEACHING HOSPITALS.
Appropriates funds to the John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii to study the impact and feasibility of creating a teaching hospital on West Hawaii. (HB873 HD1)
(H) 2/7/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on LHE with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Nakamura, Thielen excused (2). CREAGAN, B. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, MIZUNO, ONISHI, SAY, TODD, WARD, San Buenaventura HLT, LHE, FIN  SB1409
HB874
Urine Free Zones; Public urination; Public defecation
RELATING TO URINE FREE ZONES.
Designates certain public places as urine free zones and creates the offense of urinating or defecation in a urine free zone.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to PVM, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 6 WARD PVM, JUD, FIN
HB875 HD1
Space Industry; Evolvable Lunar Architecture; Office of Aerospace Development ($)
RELATING TO THE INTERNATIONAL MOON BASE ALLIANCE.
Promotes the space industry in Hawaii by creating an International Moon Base Alliance to provide recommendations and guidance for the establishment of a prototype moon base on the island of Hawaii. (HB875 HD1)
(H) 2/15/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Perruso voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) San Buenaventura voting no (1) and Representative(s) Aquino, DeCoite, Nakamura, Quinlan, Thielen excused (5). WARD EDB, FIN
HB876
Residential Campgrounds; Homeless ($)
RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
Directs the department of human services to develop and implement residential campgrounds for the homeless.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to HSH/WLH, FIN, referral sheet 6 WARD HSH/WLH, FIN
HB877
Taxation; Department of Hawaiian Home Lands; Check-Off
RELATING TO TAXATION.
Provides that any individual or married couple filing a joint return may designate any portion of a state income tax refund to be paid over to the Hawaiian home general loan fund.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 6 WARD, HOLT, KONG, MIZUNO, OHNO, SAY, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, Brower, Cachola, Creagan, D. Kobayashi, McDermott, Nishimoto, Tarnas WLH, FIN
HB882
DHS; Homelessness; Coordinated Statewide Homeless Initiative; Master Contractor; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
Appropriates funds to the Department of Human Services for the Coordinated Statewide Homeless Initiative. Requires the Department to procure the services of a master contractor to manage subcontracts and expenditures for services provided through the initiative.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to HSH, FIN, referral sheet 6 KONG, D. KOBAYASHI, TAKAYAMA, WARD, WILDBERGER, Takumi HSH, FIN
HB883
Hawaii Public Housing Authority; Housing Assistance; State Rent Supplement Program; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO HOUSING ASSISTANCE.
Appropriates funds to provide additional rent supplement subsidies to eligible individuals and families.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to HSG/HSH, FIN, referral sheet 6 KONG, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, MATAYOSHI, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, WARD, WILDBERGER HSG/HSH, FIN
HB933
Department of Health; Crisis Intervention ($)
RELATING TO CRISIS INTERVENTION.
Creates a crisis intervention and diversion program in the department of health to divert those in need to appropriate health care and away from the criminal justice system.
(H) 2/1/2019- The committee(s) on HLT/HSH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. MIZUNO, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, DECOITE, D. KOBAYASHI, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, OHNO, QUINLAN, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TARNAS, WARD, WILDBERGER, Matayoshi, San Buenaventura, Tokioka HLT/HSH, JUD, FIN
HB934
Domestic Violence; Training; State and County Employees
RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
Requires any state or county agency to provide domestic abuse intervention training to their personnel whose job duties require or may require intervention in a domestic abuse situation.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to HSH, FIN, referral sheet 6 MIZUNO, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, DECOITE, D. KOBAYASHI, MATAYOSHI, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, OHNO, QUINLAN, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TARNAS, WARD, WILDBERGER HSH, FIN
HB1079
DLNR; The Willows Restaurant; Real Property; Land; Purchase; Weinberg Foundation ($)
RELATING TO LAND PURCHASE.
Directs the Department of Land and Natural Resources to enter into negotiations with the Weinberg Foundation to purchase the property in Moiliili formerly occupied by The Willows Restaurant. Requires the Department to report to the Legislature.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 6 SAY, DECOITE, HAR, KONG, TOKIOKA, WARD WLH, FIN
HB1081
State Beverage; ‘Awa
RELATING TO ‘AWA AS THE STATE BEVERAGE.
Establishes and designates ‘awa, made from the plant roots of Piper methysticum, as the official beverage of the State.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to TIA, FIN, referral sheet 6 SAY, WARD, DeCoite, Har, Kong, Tokioka TIA, FIN
HB1088 HD1
School Impact Fees; Exemption; HPHA; Self-Help Housing Nonprofit
RELATING TO SCHOOL IMPACT FEES.
Exempts affordable housing units, additions to existing dwelling units, accessory dwelling units, ohana dwelling units, housing developed by the Hawaii Public Housing Authority, and certain housing units developed by self-help housing nonprofit organizations from school impact fee requirements. (HB1088 HD1)
(H) 2/7/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on LHE with Representative(s) Okimoto voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Nakamura, Thielen excused (2). CACHOLA, AQUINO, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CREAGAN, HASHIMOTO, MIZUNO, SAY, WARD, Brower, Wildberger, Yamashita HSG, LHE, FIN
HB1089 HD1
Department of Health; Physician Shortage; Study
RELATING TO MEDICAL EDUCATION.
Directs the DOH to perform a study to develop a pilot program to provide state-provided financial support to individuals pursuing a doctor of medicine degree in exchange for a commitment to practice medicine in Hawaii after they graduate. (HB1089 HD1)
(S) 3/5/2019- Referred to CPH, WAM. CACHOLA, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CREAGAN, HAR, JOHANSON, MIZUNO, OHNO, SAY, WARD, WILDBERGER, Aquino, McKelvey, Nakashima, Woodson CPH, WAM
HB1109 HD1
Certified Public Accountants; State Board of Public Accountancy
RELATING TO PUBLIC ACCOUNTANCY.
Establishes procedures and eligibility criteria for a privilege to practice public accountancy in this State for public accountants and certified public accountants licensed in another state with comparable education, examination, and experience requirements. Subjects all holders of a privilege to practice to the regulatory and enforcement jurisdiction of the Board of Accountancy. (HB1109 HD1)
(S) 3/7/2019- Re-Referred to CPH, WAM. D. KOBAYASHI, BELATTI, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, ELI, MATAYOSHI, MCDERMOTT, MORIKAWA, OKIMOTO, TARNAS, WARD, WILDBERGER CPH, WAM  SB208
HB1155
Penal Code; False Statements; Public Servant
RELATING TO OFFENSES AGAINST PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION.
Amends the offense of unsworn falsification to authorities to include knowingly making a false statement, in oral, written, printed, or electronic form, to a public servant engaged in criminal, civil, or administrative enforcement activity pursuant to the public servant's investigative or inspection authority.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to JUD, referral sheet 6 OHNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CREAGAN, GATES, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, B. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, ONISHI, QUINLAN, SAY, TAKAYAMA, THIELEN, TODD, WARD, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, Cachola, San Buenaventura, Wildberger JUD
HB1157 HD1 SD2 CD1
Post-secondary Education Students; Immunization Exemption
RELATING TO POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION STUDENT IMMUNIZATIONS.
Exempts students in post-secondary education programs from immunization requirements if they attend classes exclusively online or through distance learning, under certain conditions. (HB1157 CD1)
(S) 6/25/2019- Act 101, 06/20/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1203). OHNO, BROWER, HASHEM, LOWEN, MATSUMOTO, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, QUINLAN, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TAKAYAMA, TODD, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, Cachola, Creagan, Gates, Hashimoto, Ichiyama, McDermott, Nakashima, Okimoto, Yamashita HRE, CPH  SB671
HB1181
Department of Land and Natural Resources; Maunalua Bay Resource Management Study ($)
RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
Requires the Department of Land and Natural Resources to conduct a ten-year study of Maunalua Bay.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 6 WARD, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CREAGAN, KONG, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, QUINLAN, Kitagawa, Matayoshi, Perruso WLH, FIN
HB1182
Vaccinations; Immunization; Exemptions; Licensed Naturopathic Physicians
RELATING TO VACCINATIONS AND CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTORS.
Authorizes conscientious beliefs as a basis for exemption from vaccination and immunization requirements. Authorizes licensed naturopathic physicians to certify exemption from immunization requirements. Requires that the first option for quarantine of an individual be quarantined inside that individual's residence.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to HLT, JUD, referral sheet 6 WARD, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CREAGAN, KONG, MCDERMOTT HLT, JUD
HB1183
Autonomous Motor Vehicles; Testing ($)
RELATING TO AUTONOMOUS MOTOR VEHICLES.
Authorizes for testing purposes the operation of autonomous vehicles in the State of Hawaii. Requires Department of Transportation to establish an application and approval process and report annually to the legislature. Makes an appropriation.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to TRN, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 6 WARD, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CREAGAN, KONG, MATSUMOTO, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, DeCoite, Kitagawa, C. Lee, Matayoshi TRN, CPC, FIN
HB1184
Born Alive Infant; Abortion; Penalties.
RELATING TO BORN ALIVE INFANTS.
Ensures the protection and promotion of the health and well being of all infants born alive the State. Mandates medically appropriate and reasonable life-saving and life-sustaining medical care and treatment to all born alive infants. Provides civil and criminal penalties.
(H) 2/7/2019- The committees on HLT recommend that the measure be HELD. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Belatti, San Buenaventura, Say, Tokioka; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Ward; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Nakamura. WARD, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, KONG, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT HLT, JUD, FIN
HB1185
Artificial Intelligence Task Force
RELATING TO ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TASK FORCE.
Creates a legislative task force to investigate the application and the accompanying advantages and disadvantages of applying artificial intelligence to Hawaii's economy and government operations.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to EDB/LAB, FIN, referral sheet 6 WARD, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CREAGAN, KONG, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, Kitagawa EDB/LAB, FIN
HB1271
Public Safety; Criminal Justice; Sentencing Reform
RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
Establishes a Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform in the Governor's Office to develop sentencing and corrections policies to reduce the State's incarcerated population, reduce correctional spending, increase public safety, and reduce recidivism.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to PVM, LMG, JUD, referral sheet 6 MIZUNO, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, DECOITE, GATES, HASHIMOTO, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, MATAYOSHI, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, OHNO, QUINLAN, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WARD, WILDBERGER PVM, LMG, JUD
HB1272 HD1 SD1
Pharmacies; Prescription Drugs; Return for Disposal
RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
Authorizes pharmacies to accept the return of any prescription drug for disposal via collection receptacles or mail-back programs; prohibits pharmacies from redispensing returned prescription drugs or accepting returned prescription drugs in exchange for cash or credit; requires the pharmacist-in-charge to ensure that only authorized reverse distributors acquire prescription drugs collected via collection receptacles or mail-back programs. (SD1)
(S) 7/5/2019- Act 183, 07/02/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1285). MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, GATES, HAR, HASHIMOTO, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, OHNO, QUINLAN, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WARD, WILDBERGER, DeCoite, McKelvey, San Buenaventura CPH  SB808
HB1277 HD1
University of Hawaii Promise Program; Scholarships; Appropriation; Four-year University of Hawaii Campus ($)
RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII PROMISE PROGRAM.
Provides scholarships for the unmet direct cost needs of qualified students at any four-year University of Hawaii campus who meet certain eligibility criteria. Makes an appropriation for the Hawaii Promise Program. (HB1277 HD1)
(S) 3/21/2019- Report adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to WAM. WOODSON, AQUINO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, ELI, GATES, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, B. KOBAYASHI, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, ONISHI, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, SAIKI, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, TOKIOKA, WARD, WILDBERGER, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Cabanilla Arakawa, DeCoite, Nakashima, Okimoto HRE, WAM
HB1389
Hawaiian Homes Commission Act; Leases; modernization
RELATING TO LEASES.
Requires leases used in the conveyance of available lands as defined by section 203 of the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, as amended, to conform to the requirements for securitization by federally insured lending programs.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to WLH, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 6 WARD, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, KONG, MCDERMOTT, SAIKI, SAY, Tokioka WLH, JUD, FIN
HB1390
Iolani Palace; Parking; Prohibited; DAGS; DLNR; Report
RELATING TO IOLANI PALACE.
Phases out parking of motor vehicles on the grounds of Iolani Palace. Requires DAGS to remove the blacktop, parking area, and parking meters adjacent to Iolani Palace. Requires DLNR to develop and maintain a pedestrian area adjacent to Iolani Palace. Requires DAGS and DLNR to report cost analysis to the legislature.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 6 WARD, DECOITE, SAIKI, SAY, Onishi WLH, FIN
HB1391
Department of Hawaiian homelands; task force ($)
RELATING TO DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOMELANDS.
Establishes a task force to examine the current operation and practices of the Department of Hawaiian Homelands, particularly as it relates to use and distribution of its land assets, and to further provide suggestions and innovative solutions to end the waitlist issue and assist with initiatives designed to increase self-funding through better leveraging of assets.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to WLH/HSG, FIN, referral sheet 6 WARD, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, KONG, MCDERMOTT, ONISHI, SAIKI, SAY, DeCoite, Tokioka WLH/HSG, FIN
HB1416 HD1 SD1
Suicide Prevention Commission; Department of Health; Corrections; Centralized Assessment and Treatment Program; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Establishes a Suicide Prevention Commission to develop a strategic plan to reduce suicides within Hawaii's correctional system. Appropriates moneys to the Department of Health to develop a centralized assessment and treatment program. (SD1)
(H) 4/22/2019- Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 948). MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, HASHIMOTO, B. KOBAYASHI, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, OHNO, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, SAIKI, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WARD, WILDBERGER CPH/PSM, WAM
HB1417 HD1 SD1 CD1
DHS; Integrated and Multigenerational Approach; Reduction of Intergenerational Poverty
RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
Requires the Department of Human Services to use an integrated and multigenerational approach to delivering human services to reduce the incidence of intergenerational poverty and dependence on public benefits. (HB1417 CD1)
(S) 6/12/2019- Act 082, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1183). MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, GATES, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, B. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MCKELVEY, NAKAMURA, OHNO, ONISHI, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, SAIKI, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WARD, WILDBERGER, D. Kobayashi HMS, WAM
HB1462 HD1
Unfunded Liabilities; EUTF; State Auditor; Study; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO UNFUNDED LIABILITIES.
Requires the State Auditor to study the feasibility of providing health benefits to state and county employees using a self-insured model. Appropriates funds. Establishes the Rate Stabilization Reserve Fund. Caps employer contributions to the Other Post-Employment Benefits Trust Fund. Provides for the use of a portion of TAT revenues to supplement deficient county public employer contribution amounts. (HB1462 HD1)
(S) 3/5/2019- Referred to GVO/LCA, WAM. CACHOLA, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HAR, HASHIMOTO, D. KOBAYASHI, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, ONISHI, SAY, TODD, WARD, WILDBERGER, McKelvey GVO/LCA, WAM
HB1529
Hawaii Student Free Expression Act; Student Journalists; DOE
RELATING TO STUDENT JOURNALISTS.
Allows student journalists at public schools to exercise freedom of speech and freedom of the press in school-sponsored media.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to LHE, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 6 OHNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, GATES, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, OKIMOTO, QUINLAN, TAKAYAMA, THIELEN, TODD, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, San Buenaventura LHE, JUD, FIN
HB1570
Crosswalks; Pedestrian Safety; Improvement Priority List
RELATING TO PEDESTRIAN SAFETY IN CROSSWALKS.
Requires the department of transportation to establish a policy that prioritizes improvements to crosswalks located in areas with frequent pedestrian injuries and fatalities and considers installing additional safety features.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to TRN/PVM, FIN, referral sheet 6 WARD, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, HASHEM, MIZUNO, QUINLAN, SAY, WILDBERGER, D. Kobayashi, Kong, McKelvey, Saiki, San Buenaventura TRN/PVM, FIN
HB1571
CIP; 17th Representative District ($)
RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE SEVENTEENTH REPRESENTATIVE DISTRICT.
Appropriates funds for capital improvement projects for the benefit of the 17th Representative District.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to FIN, referral sheet 6 WARD FIN
HCR35
Requesting the Auditor to conduct a comprehensive and management audit of each contract that exceeds $1,000,000 and has been entered into during the past five years between the Department of Human Services and any domestic violence nonprofit organization
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A COMPREHENSIVE AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF EACH CONTRACT THAT EXCEEDS $1,000,000 AND HAS BEEN ENTERED INTO DURING THE PAST FIVE YEARS BETWEEN THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES AND ANY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION.
(H) 3/22/2019- The committee(s) on HSH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. MIZUNO, B. KOBAYASHI, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, WARD HSH, FIN  HR38
HCR36
Children's Discovery Center; Homelessness
URGING THE GOVERNOR'S COORDINATOR ON HOMELESSNESS AND THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO COME TOGETHER AND PRIORITIZE THEIR HOMELESSNESS EFFORTS IN THE AREA SURROUNDING THE HAWAI‘I CHILDREN'S DISCOVERY CENTER BY CONVENING A TASK FORCE.
(H) 4/22/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. KITAGAWA, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, B. KOBAYASHI, KONG, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAIKI, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TOKIOKA, WARD, WILDBERGER, Onishi, Yamashita HMS
HCR46 HD1
Emergency Medical Services and Injury Prevention System; State Comprehensive Emergency Medical Services System; Department of Health; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE STATE COMPREHENSIVE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES SYSTEM TO IDENTIFY ISSUES AND PROBLEMS AND PROPOSE INITIATIVES TO IMPROVE THE SYSTEM.
(H) 3/28/2019- Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, C. Lee excused (2). MIZUNO, ELI, GATES, B. KOBAYASHI, NAKAMURA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, WARD HLT, FIN  HR44
HCR53
Requesting the John A. Burns School of Medicine in collaboration with the University of Hawaii Community Design Center to conduct a feasibility study for a teaching hospital in West Hawaii
REQUESTING THE JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE IN COLLABORATION WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COMMUNITY DESIGN CENTER TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR A TEACHING HOSPITAL IN WEST HAWAII.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to LHE/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 33 CREAGAN, LOWEN, MIZUNO, ONISHI, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WARD, Nakamura, Nakashima LHE/HLT, FIN  HR54
HCR78
DOH; Community Health Workers, Oversight
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO PROVIDE ANALYSIS AND RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A CERTIFICATION PROCESS, OVERSIGHT BOARD, AND REIMBURSEMENT PROCESS FOR COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HLT/IAC, CPC, referral sheet 33 CREAGAN, B. KOBAYASHI, MIZUNO, WARD, San Buenaventura HLT/IAC, CPC  HR76
HCR81
Sustainable Food Security Strategic Plan; Department of Agriculture
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO DEVELOP A SUSTAINABLE FOOD SECURITY STRATEGIC PLAN AND PREPARE AN ANNUAL REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to AGR, FIN, referral sheet 33 WILDBERGER, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, ELI, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, TARNAS, TODD, WARD, San Buenaventura AGR, FIN  HR79
HCR87
EOA; UH Center on Aging; Active Aging Initiative and Advisory Committee
URGING THE EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING TO WORK WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII CENTER ON AGING TO ESTABLISH AN ACTIVE AGING INITIATIVE AND ACTIVE AGING ADVISORY COMMITTEE.
(H) 3/22/2019- The committee(s) on HSH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. SAN BUENAVENTURA, MIZUNO, SAY, TARNAS, WARD HSH, FIN  HR84
HCR88
State Council on Mental Health; Native Hawaiians
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO APPOINT AS MEMBERS TO THE STATE COUNCIL ON MENTAL HEALTH AT LEAST TWO INDIVIDUALS WITH DEMONSTRATED KNOWLEDGE OF OR WORK EXPERIENCE INVOLVING NATIVE HAWAIIAN CONCEPTS OF WELL-BEING, CULTURALLY-GROUNDED MENTAL HEALTH METHODOLOGIES, OR TRADITIONAL HEALING OR HEALTH PRACTICES.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HLT/WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 SAN BUENAVENTURA, DECOITE, ELI, LOWEN, MIZUNO, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN, WARD, WILDBERGER HLT/WLH, FIN  HR85
HCR113 HD1 SD1
Convening the Multiple Languages Emergency Notification Working Group
CONVENING THE MULTIPLE LANGUAGES EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION WORKING GROUP.
(H) 5/2/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. AQUINO, BELATTI, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CULLEN, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, OKIMOTO, TOKIOKA, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMANE, San Buenaventura LCA  HR105
HCR130
Department of Health; Department of Human Services; Department of Labor and Industrial Relations; Development Disabilities; Vocational Rehabilitation; Working Group
REQUESTING THE HAWAII DEVELOPMENT DISABILITIES COUNCIL TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO COORDINATE ALL SERVICES PROVIDED TO INDIVIDUALS WITH INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES AND THEIR FAMILIES.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HSH, FIN, referral sheet 33 CACHOLA, CREAGAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, WARD, San Buenaventura HSH, FIN  HR120
HCR131
Hawaii Health Authority; Health Care
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR REPORT ON THE STATUS OF AND PROPOSE FUTURE PLANS FOR THE HAWAII HEALTH AUTHORITY.
(H) 3/27/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Holt, McKelvey excused (4). CACHOLA, CREAGAN, MIZUNO, WARD, McKelvey, Nakashima, San Buenaventura HLT, FIN  HR121
HCR174
Application for Convention of the States under Article V of the Constitution of the United States
URGING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO CALL A CONVENTION FOR PROPOSING AMENDMENTS PURSUANT TO ARTICLE V OF THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION LIMITED TO PROPOSING AMENDMENTS THAT IMPOSE FISCAL RESTRAINTS ON THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, LIMIT THE POWER AND JURISDICTION OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, AND LIMIT THE TERMS OF OFFICE FOR ITS OFFICIALS AND FOR MEMBERS OF CONGRESS.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to LMG, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 33 KONG, CACHOLA, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, MIZUNO, SAY, TOKIOKA, WARD, YAMANE, Cabanilla Arakawa, Okimoto LMG, JUD, FIN
HCR200
Resolution; Liver and Bile Duct Cancer Awareness; Designated Month
DESIGNATING FEBRUARY OF EACH YEAR AS LIVER AND BILE DUCT CANCER AWARENESS MONTH IN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H) 3/27/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Holt, McKelvey excused (4). MIZUNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, NAKASHIMA, OKIMOTO, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, WARD, WOODSON, D. Kobayashi, San Buenaventura HLT, FIN  HR180
HCR201
Designating April as Organ Donor Awareness Month in Hawaii
DESIGNATING APRIL AS ORGAN DONOR AWARENESS MONTH IN HAWAII.
(S) 4/11/2019- Re-Referred to CPH. BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, WARD, San Buenaventura CPH  HR181
HCR202
April; Child Abuse Prevention Month; Prevent Child Abuse Hawaii
DECLARING APRIL AS CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH.
(H) 4/22/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. BROWER, CACHOLA, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, SAY, WARD, Creagan, San Buenaventura CPH  HR182
HCR203
Deaf and Blind Task Force; Service Animals; Misrepresentation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO EXAMINE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ACT 217, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2018, REGARDING MISREPRESENTATION OF SERVICE ANIMALS.
(H) 3/22/2019- The committee(s) on HSH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. BROWER, CACHOLA, DECOITE, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, TAKUMI, WARD, Creagan, McKelvey HSH, JUD  HR183
HCR204
Mental Health Patients; Emergency Hospitalization; Mental Health Crisis; Working Group
REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP RELATING TO PATIENTS REQUIRING AN EMERGENCY MENTAL HEALTH EXAMINATION.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HLT/CPC, FIN, referral sheet 33 BROWER, MIZUNO, DECOITE, WARD, WOODSON, Takumi HLT/CPC, FIN
HCR205
Keiki Caucus; Children of Incarcerated Parents; Visitation Centers
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY, TO WORK WITH THE FAMILY REUNIFICATION WORKING GROUP AND OTHER COMMUNITY STAKEHOLDERS TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO ESTABLISH VISITATION CENTERS AT ALL STATE CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND JAILS.
(H) 4/22/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, GATES, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, WARD, DeCoite, San Buenaventura HMS/PSM  HR184
HCR206
COFA; Federal Funds
STRONGLY URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL FEDERAL AID AND SUPPORT TO THE STATE OF HAWAII FOR FINANCIAL, MEDICAL, AND OTHER FEDERAL ASSISTANCE FOR MIGRANTS COVERED BY THE COMPACT OF FREE ASSOCIATION.
(H) 3/28/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, C. Lee excused (2). MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, Nakashima, San Buenaventura HSH, FIN  HR185
HCR208
Keiki Caucus; Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder; Diagnostic Guidelines
URGING THE DEPARTMENTS OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO ADOPT THE CANADIAN DIAGNOSTIC GUIDELINE FOR DIAGNOSIS OF FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDER, AS PUBLISHED IN THE CANADIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION JOURNAL.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HLT/HSH, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 33 MIZUNO, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, NAKASHIMA, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, Brower, San Buenaventura HLT/HSH, CPC, FIN  HR187
HCR210
Requesting the Auditor to conduct a comprehensive performance and management audit of the Child Welfare Services Branch of the Department of Human Services
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A COMPREHENSIVE PERFORMANCE AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE CHILD WELFARE SERVICES BRANCH OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HSH, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 33 MIZUNO, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, NAKASHIMA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, Nakamura HSH, LMG, FIN  HR189
HCR211
Post-Traumatic Stress; Resolution; Awareness; Designated Day
DECLARING JUNE 27 OF EACH YEAR AS POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS INJURY AWARENESS DAY AND DESIGNATING THE MONTH OF JUNE OF EACH YEAR AS POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS INJURY AWARENESS MONTH IN HAWAII.
(H) 3/27/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Holt, McKelvey excused (4). MIZUNO, BROWER, DECOITE, GATES, B. KOBAYASHI, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, MCDERMOTT, MCKELVEY, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, WARD, Cachola, Creagan, Nakashima HLT, FIN  HR190
HCR212
Alzheimer's Disease; Designated Month
DECLARING NOVEMBER AS "ALZHEIMER'S AWARENESS MONTH" AND JUNE AS "ALZHEIMER'S AND DEMENTIA AWARENESS MONTH" IN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HLT, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 33 MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, NAKAMURA, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, Nakashima, San Buenaventura, Woodson HLT, JUD, FIN  HR191
HCR213
Medicaid; Home and Community Based Services Waiver; Audit
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT MANAGEMENT AND FINANCIAL AUDITS OF MEDICAID HOME AND COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES WAIVER RECIPIENTS.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HSH/LMG, FIN, referral sheet 33 MIZUNO, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, NAKASHIMA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, WOODSON, McKelvey HSH/LMG, FIN
HCR227
Artificial Intelligence Working Group
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to EDB, FIN, referral sheet 33 WARD EDB, FIN  HR202
HCR228
Native Hawaiians; Kamehameha Schools
ENCOURAGING KAMEHAMEHA SCHOOLS TO CONSIDER THE PRACTICE OF LAND EXCHANGES TO FACILITATE THE DEVELOPMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOMESTEADS IN LOCATIONS THAT BETTER SERVE THE HAWAIIAN PEOPLE.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 WARD WLH, FIN  HR203
HCR229 HD1
DBEDT; MoonBase Alliance; Space; Lunar Exploration
SUPPORTING THE INTENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL MOONBASE ALLIANCE TO ADVANCE SPACE EXPLORATION AND SPACE SETTLEMENT IN THE STATE BY BUILDING AN INTERNATIONAL LUNAR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARK ON THE ISLAND OF HAWAII.
(H) 3/28/2019- Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, C. Lee excused (2). WARD, DECOITE, MIZUNO, Nakashima EDB, FIN  HR204
HCR230
Department of Hawaiian Home Lands; Improvement; Working Group
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO CONVENE A HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS IMPROVEMENT WORKING GROUP.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 WARD, DECOITE, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, MIZUNO WLH, FIN  HR205
HCR231
Sustainable Tourism Project
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM TO UPDATE THE SUSTAINABLE TOURISM PROJECT.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to TIA, FIN, referral sheet 33 WARD TIA, FIN  HR206
HR1
Temporary Chair; House of Representatives
ELECTING THE TEMPORARY CHAIR OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE.
(H) 1/16/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. BELATTI, WARD
HR2
Speaker and Vice Speaker; House of Representatives
ELECTING THE SPEAKER AND VICE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE.
(H) 1/16/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. BELATTI, WARD
HR3
Officers; House of Representatives
ELECTING THE OFFICERS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE.
(H) 1/16/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. BELATTI, WARD
HR4
Caucus Leadership and Committee Assignments; House of Representatives
ACKNOWLEDGING AND RECOGNIZING THE CAUCUS LEADERS AND NAMING THE CHAIRS, VICE CHAIRS, AND MEMBERS OF THE STANDING COMMITTEES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE.
(H) 1/16/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. BELATTI, WARD
HR5
House Ready to Transact Business; House of Representatives
SENDING MESSAGES THAT THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE HAS ASSEMBLED AND IS READY TO TRANSACT BUSINESS.
(S) 1/17/2019- Filed. BELATTI, WARD
HR7
Adopting Rules; House of Representatives
ADOPTING THE RULES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE, INCLUDING THE OPERATING PROCEDURES FOR THE SELECT COMMITTEE ON STANDARDS OF CONDUCT.
(H) 1/24/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. BELATTI, WARD
HR8
Adopting Administrative and Financial Manual; House of Representatives
ADOPTING THE HOUSE ADMINISTRATIVE AND FINANCIAL MANUAL OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE.
(H) 1/24/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. BELATTI, WARD
HR20
Commending Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawai‘i
COMMENDING THE HONPA HONGWANJI MISSION OF HAWAI‘I FOR THEIR CONTRIBUTIONS TO ADVANCING HAWAIIAN CULTURE.
(H) 2/7/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. TODD, CULLEN, DECOITE, GATES, HAR, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, B. KOBAYASHI, KONG, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MCKELVEY, NAKAMURA, QUINLAN, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TARNAS, WARD, Creagan
HR21
Hawaiian Civic Club Centennial Anniversary
HONORING AND CELEBRATING HAWAIIAN CIVIC CLUB OF HONOLULU'S CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY AND THE HAWAIIAN CIVIC CLUB MOVEMENT.
(H) 2/8/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. HOLT, CULLEN, DECOITE, GATES, HAR, HASHIMOTO, B. KOBAYASHI, KONG, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MCKELVEY, NAKAMURA, QUINLAN, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TARNAS, TODD, WARD, Creagan
HR23
Honoring Senator Toi Hutchinson and William T. Pound
ACKNOWLEDGING AND HONORING SENATOR TOI HUTCHINSON AND WILLIAM T. POUND FOR THEIR DEDICATED EFFORTS IN SUPPORT OF THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE OF STATE LEGISLATURES.
(H) 2/12/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. SAIKI, BELATTI, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, WARD
HR38
Requesting the Auditor to conduct a comprehensive and management audit of each contract that exceeds $1,000,000 and has been entered into during the past five years between the Department of Human Services and any domestic violence nonprofit organization
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A COMPREHENSIVE AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF EACH CONTRACT THAT EXCEEDS $1,000,000 AND HAS BEEN ENTERED INTO DURING THE PAST FIVE YEARS BETWEEN THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES AND ANY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION.
(H) 3/22/2019- The committee(s) on HSH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. MIZUNO, B. KOBAYASHI, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, WARD HSH, FIN  HCR35
HR44 HD1
Emergency Medical Services and Injury Prevention System; State Comprehensive Emergency Medical Services System; Department of Health; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE STATE COMPREHENSIVE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES SYSTEM TO IDENTIFY ISSUES AND PROBLEMS AND PROPOSE INITIATIVES TO IMPROVE THE SYSTEM.
(H) 3/28/2019- Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, C. Lee excused (2). MIZUNO, ELI, GATES, B. KOBAYASHI, NAKAMURA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, WARD HLT, FIN  HCR46
HR54
Requesting the John A. Burns School of Medicine in collaboration with the University of Hawaii Community Design Center to conduct a feasibility study for a teaching hospital in West Hawaii
REQUESTING THE JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE IN COLLABORATION WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COMMUNITY DESIGN CENTER TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR A TEACHING HOSPITAL IN WEST HAWAII.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to LHE/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 33 CREAGAN, LOWEN, MIZUNO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WARD, Nakamura, Onishi LHE/HLT, FIN  HCR53
HR76
DOH; Community Health Workers, Oversight
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO PROVIDE ANALYSIS AND RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A CERTIFICATION PROCESS, OVERSIGHT BOARD, AND REIMBURSEMENT PROCESS FOR COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HLT/IAC, CPC, referral sheet 33 CREAGAN, B. KOBAYASHI, MIZUNO, WARD, San Buenaventura HLT/IAC, CPC  HCR78
HR79
Sustainable Food Security Strategic Plan; Department of Agriculture
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO DEVELOP A SUSTAINABLE FOOD SECURITY STRATEGIC PLAN AND PREPARE AN ANNUAL REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to AGR, FIN, referral sheet 33 WILDBERGER, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, ELI, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, TARNAS, TODD, WARD, San Buenaventura AGR, FIN  HCR81
HR84
EOA; UH Center on Aging; Active Aging Initiative and Advisory Committee
URGING THE EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING TO WORK WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII CENTER ON AGING TO ESTABLISH AN ACTIVE AGING INITIATIVE AND ACTIVE AGING ADVISORY COMMITTEE.
(H) 3/22/2019- The committee(s) on HSH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. SAN BUENAVENTURA, MIZUNO, SAY, TARNAS, WARD HSH, FIN  HCR87
HR85
State Council on Mental Health; Native Hawaiians
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO APPOINT AS MEMBERS TO THE STATE COUNCIL ON MENTAL HEALTH AT LEAST TWO INDIVIDUALS WITH DEMONSTRATED KNOWLEDGE OF OR WORK EXPERIENCE INVOLVING NATIVE HAWAIIAN CONCEPTS OF WELL-BEING, CULTURALLY-GROUNDED MENTAL HEALTH METHODOLOGIES, OR TRADITIONAL HEALING OR HEALTH PRACTICES.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HLT/WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 SAN BUENAVENTURA, DECOITE, ELI, LOWEN, MIZUNO, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN, WARD, WILDBERGER HLT/WLH, FIN  HCR88
HR105 HD1
Convening the Multiple Languages Emergency Notification Working Group
CONVENING THE MULTIPLE LANGUAGES EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION WORKING GROUP.
(H) 4/4/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. AQUINO, BELATTI, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CULLEN, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, MIZUNO, OKIMOTO, TOKIOKA, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMANE, San Buenaventura PVM, FIN  HCR113
HR120
Department of Health; Department of Human Services; Department of Labor and Industrial Relations; Development Disabilities; Vocational Rehabilitation; Working Group
REQUESTING THE HAWAII DEVELOPMENT DISABILITIES COUNCIL TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO COORDINATE ALL SERVICES PROVIDED TO INDIVIDUALS WITH INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES AND THEIR FAMILIES.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HSH, FIN, referral sheet 33 CACHOLA, CREAGAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, WARD, San Buenaventura HSH, FIN  HCR130
HR121
Hawaii Health Authority; Health Care
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR REPORT ON THE STATUS OF AND PROPOSE FUTURE PLANS FOR THE HAWAII HEALTH AUTHORITY.
(H) 3/27/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Holt, McKelvey excused (4). CACHOLA, MIZUNO, WARD, Creagan, McKelvey, San Buenaventura HLT, FIN  HCR131
HR180
Resolution; Liver and Bile Duct Cancer Awareness; Designated Month
DESIGNATING FEBRUARY OF EACH YEAR AS LIVER AND BILE DUCT CANCER AWARENESS MONTH IN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H) 3/27/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Holt, McKelvey excused (4). MIZUNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, D. KOBAYASHI, MCKELVEY, OKIMOTO, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, WARD, WOODSON, DeCoite, San Buenaventura HLT, FIN  HCR200
HR181
Designating April as Organ Donor Awareness Month in Hawaii
DESIGNATING APRIL AS ORGAN DONOR AWARENESS MONTH IN HAWAII.
(H) 3/27/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Holt, McKelvey excused (4). BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKAMURA, SAY, WARD, San Buenaventura HLT, JUD  HCR201
HR182
April; Child Abuse Prevention Month; Prevent Child Abuse Hawaii
DECLARING APRIL AS CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH.
(H) 3/28/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, C. Lee excused (2). BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKAMURA, SAY, WARD, San Buenaventura HSH, JUD  HCR202
HR183
Deaf and Blind Task Force; Service Animals; Misrepresentation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO EXAMINE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ACT 217, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2018, REGARDING MISREPRESENTATION OF SERVICE ANIMALS.
(H) 3/22/2019- The committee(s) on HSH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MIZUNO, TAKUMI, WARD, McKelvey HSH, JUD  HCR203
HR185
COFA; Federal Funds
STRONGLY URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL FEDERAL AID AND SUPPORT TO THE STATE OF HAWAII FOR FINANCIAL, MEDICAL, AND OTHER FEDERAL ASSISTANCE FOR MIGRANTS COVERED BY THE COMPACT OF FREE ASSOCIATION.
(H) 3/28/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, C. Lee excused (2). MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, San Buenaventura HSH, FIN  HCR206
HR187
Keiki Caucus; Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder; Diagnostic Guidelines
URGING THE DEPARTMENTS OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO ADOPT THE CANADIAN DIAGNOSTIC GUIDELINE FOR DIAGNOSIS OF FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDER, AS PUBLISHED IN THE CANADIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION JOURNAL.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HLT/HSH, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 33 MIZUNO, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, Brower, San Buenaventura HLT/HSH, CPC, FIN  HCR208
HR188 HD1
EOA; White Paper; Resolution.
REQUESTING THAT THE HAWAII STATE EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING UPDATE THE 2013 WHITE PAPER ON ACTIVE AGING AND PROVIDE A FINAL REPORT ON ITS UPDATED VERSION NO LATER THAN THE START OF THE REGULAR SESSION OF 2022.
(H) 3/28/2019- Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, C. Lee excused (2). MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, San Buenaventura, Woodson HSH, FIN  HCR209
HR189
Requesting the Auditor to conduct a comprehensive performance and management audit of the Child Welfare Services Branch of the Department of Human Services
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A COMPREHENSIVE PERFORMANCE AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE CHILD WELFARE SERVICES BRANCH OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HSH, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 33 MIZUNO, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TAKUMI, WARD, Cabanilla Arakawa, Say, Nakamura HSH, LMG, FIN  HCR210
HR190
Post-Traumatic Stress; Resolution; Awareness; Designated Day
DECLARING JUNE 27 OF EACH YEAR AS POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS INJURY AWARENESS DAY AND DESIGNATING THE MONTH OF JUNE OF EACH YEAR AS POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS INJURY AWARENESS MONTH IN HAWAII.
(H) 3/27/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Holt, McKelvey excused (4). MIZUNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, GATES, B. KOBAYASHI, D. KOBAYASHI, MCDERMOTT, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, WARD HLT, FIN  HCR211
HR191
Alzheimer's Disease; Designated Month
DECLARING NOVEMBER AS "ALZHEIMER'S AWARENESS MONTH" AND JUNE AS "ALZHEIMER'S AND DEMENTIA AWARENESS MONTH" IN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to HLT, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 33 MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, NAKAMURA, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, WOODSON, San Buenaventura HLT, JUD, FIN  HCR212
HR202
Artificial Intelligence Working Group
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to EDB, FIN, referral sheet 33 WARD EDB, FIN  HCR227
HR203
Native Hawaiians; Kamehameha Schools
ENCOURAGING KAMEHAMEHA SCHOOLS TO CONSIDER THE PRACTICE OF LAND EXCHANGES TO FACILITATE THE DEVELOPMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOMESTEADS IN LOCATIONS THAT BETTER SERVE THE HAWAIIAN PEOPLE.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 WARD WLH, FIN  HCR228
HR204 HD1
DBEDT; MoonBase Alliance; Space; Lunar Exploration
SUPPORTING THE INTENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL MOONBASE ALLIANCE TO ADVANCE SPACE EXPLORATION AND SPACE SETTLEMENT IN THE STATE BY BUILDING AN INTERNATIONAL LUNAR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARK ON THE ISLAND OF HAWAII.
(H) 3/28/2019- Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, C. Lee excused (2). WARD, DECOITE, KONG, MIZUNO EDB, FIN  HCR229
HR205
Department of Hawaiian Home Lands; Improvement; Working Group
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO CONVENE A HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS IMPROVEMENT WORKING GROUP.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 WARD, DECOITE, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, MIZUNO WLH, FIN  HCR230
HR206
Sustainable Tourism Project
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM TO UPDATE THE SUSTAINABLE TOURISM PROJECT.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to TIA, FIN, referral sheet 33 WARD TIA, FIN  HCR231
HR218
Honoring OSWALD KOFOAD "OZ" STENDER
HONORING OSWALD K. STENDER FOR A LIFETIME OF DEDICATED SERVICE TO THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN COMMUNITY.
(H) 3/27/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. WARD
HR225
Interim Duties; Speaker
AUTHORIZING AND EMPOWERING THE SPEAKER TO PERFORM AND CARRY OUT ANY OFFICIAL LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS DURING THE INTERIM BETWEEN THE 2019 AND 2020 REGULAR SESSIONS.
(H) 5/2/2019- Resolution adopted in final form. BELATTI, WARD