Hawaii State Legislature
Measures by Introducer
Measures with Wildberger as the First Primary Introducer
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HB486 HD1 SD1
Prostitution; Motion to Vacate
RELATING TO PROSTITUTION.
Permits persons convicted of certain prostitution offenses to file a motion to vacate the conviction if the defendant is not convicted of another offense under the Penal Code within three years of the prostitution offense. (SD1)
(S) 4/24/2019- Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-25-19 3:15PM in conference room 325. WILDBERGER, BELATTI, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HAR, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, MATSUMOTO, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, OHNO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, TARNAS, THIELEN, YAMASHITA JDC  SB1039
HB633
Cruelty to Animals; Dogs; Tethers and Other Restraints; Electric Shock Dog Collars
RELATING TO ANIMAL CRUELTY.
Limits the use of tethers and certain other types of restraints that are known to endanger dogs or prevent dogs from receiving necessary sustenance. Allows tethering for not more than twenty-four consecutive hours but only by means of a chest harness around a dog. Prohibits the sale, distribution, or use of electric shock dog collars. Specifies penalties.
(H) 1/24/2019- Referred to AGR, JUD, referral sheet 5 WILDBERGER, BROWER, CREAGAN, ELI, ICHIYAMA, C. LEE, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, TAKUMI, THIELEN, Hashimoto, Kitagawa, Yamashita AGR, JUD  SB677
HB634
Restorative Justice; Pilot Program; Judiciary; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO RESTORATIVE JUSTICE.
Requires the Judiciary to establish a 5-year pilot program for restorative justice. Requires the judiciary to inform various criminal attorneys of the existence of the pilot program. Appropriates funds.
(H) 2/1/2019- The committee(s) on PVM recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. WILDBERGER, AQUINO, ELI, GATES, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, KONG, C. LEE, MCDERMOTT, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, OHNO, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, Yamashita PVM, JUD, FIN  SB737
HB635
Remote Testimony; Legislature; Public Participation; Persons With Disabilities ($)
RELATING TO LEGISLATIVE ACCESS THROUGH REMOTE TESTIMONY.
Requires each house of the Legislature to establish, by rule, procedures that enable the legislature to use remote testimony at legislative committee hearings to enable the public to present oral testimony at committee hearings and accommodate persons with disabilities. Appropriates funds.
(H) 1/24/2019- Referred to LMG, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 5 WILDBERGER, AQUINO, CREAGAN, GATES, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, KONG, C. LEE, LOWEN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, Yamashita LMG, JUD, FIN  SB811
HB636
Mopeds; Motor Scooters; Lexi's Law; Aftermarket Motor Modification; Rental Companies; Helmet Requirements; Violation
RELATING TO RENTALS OF MOPEDS AND MOTOR SCOOTERS.
Prohibits operating a moped or motor scooter from any rental company unless the person wears a safety helmet that the rental company is required to provide or the person wears a safety helmet that is provided by the person; provided that this requirement does not apply to any person who possesses a valid license from any state to operate a motorcycle. Prohibits the rental of any moped or motor scooter with an aftermarket modification to its motor.
(H) 1/24/2019- Referred to TRN, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 5 WILDBERGER, CREAGAN, GATES, HOLT, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, THIELEN, Eli, Hashimoto, D. Kobayashi TRN, JUD, FIN  SB824
HB637
HCDA; Department of Education; School Gardens; Community Gardens
RELATING TO GARDENS.
Authorizes the department of education and Hawaii community development authority to develop programs that provide incentives to establish gardens on school campuses and within housing projects and communities.
(H) 1/24/2019- Referred to AGR/LHE/WLH, FIN, referral sheet 5 WILDBERGER, AQUINO, ELI, GATES, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, KONG, C. LEE, LOWEN, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, OHNO, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, D. Kobayashi, Tokioka AGR/LHE/WLH, FIN  SB303
HB847 HD1
State Capitol; Ocean-friendly Capitol Program; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE STATE CAPITOL.
Establishes the Ocean-friendly Capitol Program to encourage offices within the State Capitol to commit to ocean-friendly practices. Appropriates funds for the installation of ocean-friendly measures in the State Capitol. (HB847 HD1)
(H) 2/4/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on LMG with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Quinlan, Say, Thielen, Tokioka excused (4). WILDBERGER, GATES, HAR, ICHIYAMA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, SAY, TAKUMI, THIELEN, TODD, Cachola, Eli, Hashem, Kitagawa, D. Kobayashi EEP, LMG, FIN  SB1067
HB848
Water Diversion; Land Disposition; Forest Stewardship Fund; DLNR
RELATING TO PROTECTION OF STREAMS.
Prohibits dispositions authorizing the diversion of water from streams unless certain conditions are met. Requires moneys collected through such dispositions to be deposited into the Forest Stewardship Fund, provided that the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands and Office of Hawaiian Affairs each receive their constitutionally-entitled share.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to WLH/EEP, FIN, referral sheet 6 WILDBERGER, ICHIYAMA, C. LEE, Cachola WLH/EEP, FIN
HB849
Public Access to South Maui Shoreline; Master Plan; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO PUBLIC ACCESS TO THE SHORELINE IN SOUTH MAUI.
Requires the Department of Land and Natural Resources, in collaboration with the county councilmember representing the south Maui residency area, Kihei Community Association, and ‘Aha Moku O Kula Makai, to develop a master plan to expand public access to the shoreline in south Maui, particularly state-owned land. Appropriates funds.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 6 WILDBERGER, LOWEN, MCKELVEY, QUINLAN, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, Cachola WLH, FIN  SB1327
HB850 HD1
Environment; Polystyrene Foam; Prohibition; Food Service
RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.
Prohibits sale of polystyrene foam food service containers and the sale or service of food using polystyrene containers statewide. Authorizes the Department of Health to adopt rules for implementation including for enforcement, exemptions, and consumer education. (HB850 HD1)
(H) 2/7/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC/JUD with Representative(s) Cachola, Har, Kong, Okimoto, Ward voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) McDermott voting no (1) and Representative(s) Nakamura, Thielen excused (2). WILDBERGER, ELI, GATES, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, B. KOBAYASHI, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, THIELEN, TODD, Kitagawa EEP, CPC/JUD, FIN  SB769
HB851
Aquatic Life; Commercial Aquarium Purposes; Prohibition
RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.
Prohibits the commercial capture of aquatic life for aquarium purposes.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to EEP/WLH, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 6 WILDBERGER, CACHOLA, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, QUINLAN, TODD, Lowen, San Buenaventura EEP/WLH, JUD, FIN
HB1194
CIP; 11th Representative District ($)
RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE ELEVENTH REPRESENTATIVE DISTRICT.
Appropriates funds for capital improvement projects for the benefit of the 11th Representative District.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to FIN, referral sheet 6 WILDBERGER FIN
HB1195 HD1
Loan Program; Furlough; Federal Workers; Emergency Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO FEDERAL WORKERS.
Establishes the Federal Furlough Loan Program to provide loans to eligible federal workers affected by the federal shutdown furlough. Provides an emergency appropriation to carry out the purposes of the loan program. (HB1195 HD1)
(S) 3/22/2019- Report adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to WAM. WILDBERGER, ELI, GATES, KITAGAWA, MATAYOSHI, TODD, YAMASHITA, Hashimoto PSM, WAM  SB1454
HB1196 HD1
Civil Service Law; Exemptions
RELATING TO CIVIL SERVICE.
Exempts non-elected chief executive officers or heads of the executive branch of county government from the civil service laws. (HB1196 HD1)
(H) 2/6/2019- 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) Nakamura, Thielen excused (2). WILDBERGER, BELATTI, CREAGAN, ELI, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, C. LEE, MATSUMOTO, Cachola LAB, JUD, FIN
HB1197
Minimum Wage
RELATING TO THE MINIMUM WAGE.
Increases the minimum wage to fifteen dollars per hour by 2022 and indexes future annual increases to the median wage for all occupations in the State. Adjusts the tip credit.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to LAB, FIN, referral sheet 6 WILDBERGER, CREAGAN, C. LEE, Eli, Hashimoto, McKelvey LAB, FIN
HB1198
Liquor; Counties; Operations; Procedures
RELATING TO STATEWIDE LIQUOR LAWS.
Requires uniform standard operating procedures for all county liquor agencies. Allows the consumption of alcohol on a manufacturer, wholesale dealer, or retail dealer licensee's premises.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to CPC/JUD, FIN, referral sheet 6 WILDBERGER, Belatti, Creagan, McKelvey CPC/JUD, FIN
HB1576
DOH; Batteries; Retailers; Recycling; Reuse; Disposal; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO SOLID WASTE.
Requires a retailer of certain batteries to implement a program in which the retailer accepts used batteries for reuse, recycling, or other means of disposal. Requires the Department of Health to expand its recycling operations to accommodate the recycling of batteries. Appropriates moneys.
(H) 1/31/2019- The committee(s) on EEP recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. WILDBERGER, BROWER, ELI, HASHIMOTO, KITAGAWA, MIZUNO, OHNO, PERRUSO, Belatti, Matayoshi, San Buenaventura EEP, CPC, FIN
HB1577
Detector-Dog; Cargo; Invasive Species; Fireworks; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO DETECTOR-DOGS.
Appropriates funds for detector-dogs for the State's biosecurity program. Authorizes and funds a pilot program using dogs to detect fireworks in inbound cargo from state harbors and inter-island transport.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to PVM/TRN, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 6 WILDBERGER, ELI, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, LOWEN, LUKE, MATAYOSHI, OHNO, THIELEN, TODD PVM/TRN, JUD, FIN
HB1578
Real Estate Transactions; Mandatory Seller Disclosures; Sea Level Rise Exposure Area; Shoreline Setback Restrictions
RELATING TO SEA LEVEL RISE.
Requires that mandatory seller disclosures in real estate transactions include identification of residential real properties lying within a sea level rise exposure area. Establishes shoreline setback restrictions.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to WLH/EEP, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 6 WILDBERGER, CULLEN, KITAGAWA, LUKE, MATAYOSHI, NAKASHIMA, PERRUSO, TARNAS, WOODSON, YAMASHITA WLH/EEP, CPC, FIN
HB1579
Carbon Dioxide Emissions; Carbon Tax; Environmental Protection; Counties; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO STATEWIDE SUSTAINABILITY INITIATIVES.
Imposes a tax of $15 for every ton of carbon dioxide emitted from the use of fossil fuel. Establishes various state and county sustainability initiatives. Appropriates moneys.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to EEP/EDB, CPC/JUD, FIN, referral sheet 6 WILDBERGER, DECOITE, D. KOBAYASHI, MCKELVEY, PERRUSO, Hashimoto, Lowen EEP/EDB, CPC/JUD, FIN
HB1580
Elections; Ranked Choice Voting
RELATING TO RANKED CHOICE VOTING.
Establishes the ranked choice voting method of tabulation for all elections for elected office to ensure that elected officials received the majority of votes cast by the electorate.
(H) 1/28/2019- Referred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 6 WILDBERGER, MCKELVEY, QUINLAN, TAKAYAMA, Hashimoto JUD, FIN
HB1581
Cannabis; Legalization; Decriminalization ($)
RELATING TO CANNABIS.
Legalizes the personal use of cannabis for persons twenty-one years of age or older. Requires licensing to operate cannabis establishments. Subjects cannabis establishment to excise taxes. Authorizes the interisland transportation of cannabis. Decriminalizes possession of cannabis. Appropriates funds.
(H) 2/1/2019- Re-referred to HLT, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 10 WILDBERGER, DECOITE, LOWEN, LUKE, MCKELVEY, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, TAKAYAMA, Hashimoto, D. Kobayashi HLT, JUD, FIN
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
HCR194
Medicare For All; US Congress
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO ADOPT LEGISLATION PROVIDING EXPANDED AND IMPROVED MEDICARE FOR ALL.
(H) 3/27/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on CPC with Representative(s) Matsumoto, Okimoto voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) McDermott, Ward voting no (2) and Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Holt, McKelvey excused (4). WILDBERGER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, DECOITE, ELI, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TODD, Brower, Creagan, Morikawa, San Buenaventura HLT, CPC  HR175
HCR195
Zero Waste; Environment
CONVENING A WORKING GROUP TO DISCUSS LOCAL ISSUES SURROUNDING WASTE REDUCTION.
(H) 3/25/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Creagan, Eli, Holt, Nakamura, Quinlan excused (6). WILDBERGER, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, Hashimoto, Ichiyama, Morikawa, Nakashima, Okimoto EEP, FIN  HR176
HCR196
Public Trust; Water Resources; Streams; Rivers; Diversion
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO PRIORITIZE STREAM RESTORATION AND PROTECTION WHEN DISCUSSING AND MAKING WATER AND LAND USE DECISIONS AFFECTING THE ENVIRONMENT AND DRINKING WATER.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to EEP/WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 WILDBERGER, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATSUMOTO, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, San Buenaventura EEP/WLH, FIN  HR177
HCR197 HD1
5G; Cellular; Cancer; Study: Public Utilities Commission; Biological Life
REQUESTING A STUDY THAT SUMMARIZES THE PUBLISHED REPORTS AND STUDIES ON THE EFFECTS OF 5G WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY ON BIOLOGICAL LIFE.
(H) 3/27/2019- Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on CPC as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Holt, McKelvey excused (4). WILDBERGER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, SAY, THIELEN, Hashimoto, Matsumoto EEP/IAC, CPC  HR178
HCR198
Climate Change
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATURE TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO DISCUSS THE ECONOMIC GROWTH POTENTIAL OF INVESTING IN GREEN INDUSTRY INITIATIVES.
(H) 3/25/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Creagan, Eli, Holt, Nakamura, Quinlan excused (6). WILDBERGER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TODD, Brower, Morikawa EEP, FIN  HR179
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
HR175
Medicare For All; US Congress
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO ADOPT LEGISLATION PROVIDING EXPANDED AND IMPROVED MEDICARE FOR ALL.
(H) 3/27/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on CPC with Representative(s) Matsumoto, Okimoto voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) McDermott, Ward voting no (2) and Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Holt, McKelvey excused (4). WILDBERGER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, DECOITE, ELI, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TODD, Brower, Creagan, Morikawa, San Buenaventura HLT, CPC  HCR194
HR176
Zero Waste; Environment
CONVENING A WORKING GROUP TO DISCUSS LOCAL ISSUES SURROUNDING WASTE REDUCTION.
(H) 3/25/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Creagan, Eli, Holt, Nakamura, Quinlan excused (6). WILDBERGER, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, Hashimoto, Morikawa, Okimoto EEP, FIN  HCR195
HR177
Public Trust; Water Resources; Streams; Rivers; Diversion
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO PRIORITIZE STREAM RESTORATION AND PROTECTION WHEN DISCUSSING AND MAKING WATER AND LAND USE DECISIONS AFFECTING THE ENVIRONMENT AND DRINKING WATER.
(H) 3/14/2019- Referred to EEP/WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 WILDBERGER, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATSUMOTO, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, San Buenaventura EEP/WLH, FIN  HCR196
HR178 HD1
5G; Cellular; Cancer; Study: Public Utilities Commission; Biological Life
REQUESTING A STUDY THAT SUMMARIZES THE PUBLISHED REPORTS AND STUDIES ON THE EFFECTS OF 5G WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY ON BIOLOGICAL LIFE.
(H) 3/27/2019- Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on CPC as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Holt, McKelvey excused (4). WILDBERGER, CACHOLA, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, SAY, THIELEN, Hashimoto, Matsumoto EEP/IAC, CPC  HCR197
HR179
Climate Change
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATURE TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO DISCUSS THE ECONOMIC GROWTH POTENTIAL OF INVESTING IN GREEN INDUSTRY INITIATIVES.
(H) 3/25/2019- Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Creagan, Eli, Holt, Nakamura, Quinlan excused (6). WILDBERGER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TODD, Brower, Morikawa, San Buenaventura EEP, FIN  HCR198