Hawaii State Legislature
Package Report
Kupuna Caucus
   36 records returned.
Measure Text pdfMeasure StatusCurrent StatusIntroducer(s)Current ReferralCompanion
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) 6/22/2020- Received notice of all Senate conferees being discharged (Sen. Com. No. 535). 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
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 $1,500 per hearing aid for each hearing-impaired ear every thirty-six months in their base plans. Exempts mandatory health care coverage from impact assessment report. (SD1)
(H) 6/22/2020- Received notice of all Senate conferees being discharged (Sen. Com. No. 535). TAKAYAMA, AQUINO, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, Eli CPH  SB1027
HB470
Kupuna Caucus; Hawaii Retirement Savings Program; Hawaii Retirement Savings Board; Feasibility Study; Legislative Reference Bureau; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO RETIREMENT SAVINGS.
Requires the legislative reference bureau to conduct a feasibility study to determine the feasibility of establishing a Hawaii retirement savings program. Subject to a positive finding in the feasibility study, establishes the Hawaii retirement savings board to establish, implement, and maintain the Hawaii retirement savings program to cover private sector employees who are not provided a retirement savings plan by their employers. Appropriates funds to the legislative reference bureau to conduct a market analysis. Prohibits employers that offer retirement savings plans or programs to employees from canceling these plans or programs for an unspecified number of years after July 1, 2019.
(H) 1/22/2019- Referred to HSH/LAB, IAC/CPC, FIN, referral sheet 3 TAKAYAMA, AQUINO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, Ward HSH/LAB, IAC/CPC, FIN  SB1028
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 ($)
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Appropriates funds to establish a pilot program for dementia screening and outreach with an emphasis on the Native Hawaiian and uninsured populations.
(H) 1/22/2019- Referred to HSH/WLH, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 3 TAKAYAMA, AQUINO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA HSH/WLH, CPC, FIN  SB1032
HB1865 HD1
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia Training; Executive Office on Aging; Working Group; Kupuna Caucus
RELATING TO ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE AND RELATED DEMENTIA.
Requires the executive office on aging to convene a working group. Requires a report to the legislature. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
(H) 2/7/2020- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) McDermott, Yamashita excused (2). TAKAYAMA, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HAR, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, Hashem, San Buenaventura HLT/HSH, CPC, FIN  SB2339
HB1866 HD1
Kupuna Caucus; Healthy Aging Partnership; Executive Office on Aging; Appropriation ($)
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. Effective 12/31/2059. (HD1)
(H) 2/10/2020- 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) Gates excused (1). TAKAYAMA, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, San Buenaventura HSH/HLT, FIN  SB2335
HB1867 HD1
Kupuna Caucus; Kupuna Caregivers Program; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE KUPUNA CAREGIVERS PROGRAM.
Appropriates funds for the proper implementation of the kupuna caregivers program. Takes effect on 12/31/2059. (HD1)
(H) 2/11/2020- 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) McDermott, Quinlan excused (2). TAKAYAMA, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA HSH/HLT, FIN  SB2342
HB1868 HD1
Kupuna Caucus; Jury Duty; Age Exemption
RELATING TO JURY DUTY.
Lowers the age a person may claim an exemption from jury duty from eighty years of age or older to seventy-seven years of age or older. Takes effect on 7/1/2050. (HD1)
(H) 2/13/2020- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Thielen voting no (1) and Representative(s) Eli, Har excused (2). TAKAYAMA, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HAR, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, MATSUMOTO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TODD, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, Hashem JUD, FIN  SB2338
HB1869
Kupuna Caucus; Parking for Disabled Persons; Access; Accommodations
RELATING TO PARKING FOR DISABLED PERSONS.
Amends the definitions of "certificate of disability" and "person with a disability" to allow a person with a disability that does not limit or impair the ability to walk and needs special accommodations to enter and exit their vehicle to be issued a disability parking permit.
(H) 1/31/2020- The committee(s) on HSH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. TAKAYAMA, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, Matsumoto, San Buenaventura HSH, JUD  SB2341
HB1870 HD1
Long-term Care Insurance; Lapse or Termination; Notice; Kupuna Caucus
RELATING TO LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE.
Requires the thirty-day lapse or termination notices for long-term care policies to be sent by certified mail or commercial delivery service, or other method of delivery requiring proof of delivery. Requires an insurer to provide to an insured notification at each renewal premium of the right to indicate or update a written designation. Effective 12/31/2059. (HD1)
(H) 2/5/2020- 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) McDermott, Saiki excused (2). TAKAYAMA, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, San Buenaventura HSH, CPC, FIN  SB2336
HB1871 HD1
Kupuna Caucus; Social Services; Long Term Care Commission; Executive Office on Aging; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO LONG TERM CARE.
Requires the executive office on aging to report on its assessment of progress made toward the reported goals of the long term care commission and make recommendations as needed to accomplish these goals. Appropriates funds. Effective 12/31/2059. (HD1)
(H) 2/6/2020- 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) Nakamura, Saiki, Yamashita excused (3). TAKAYAMA, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, San Buenaventura HSH, FIN  SB2333
HB1872 HD1
Office of the Long-term Care Ombudsman; Ombudsman Specialist; Kupuna Caucus; Appropriation ($)
MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE OFFICE OF THE LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN PROGRAM.
Appropriates funds to the office of the long-term care ombudsman for an unspecified number of ombudsman specialist positions. Appropriates funds. Takes effect 12/31/2059. (HD1)
(S) 3/5/2020- Re-Referred to CPH/HMS, WAM. TAKAYAMA, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, Perruso, San Buenaventura CPH/HMS, WAM  SB2337
HB1873
Department of Health; Alzheimer's Disease; Comprehensive Care Planning; Kupuna Caucus ($)
RELATING TO ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE.
Establishes an outreach program in the department of health to inform physicians and appropriate non-physician practitioners participating in medicare that comprehensive care planning services for those with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias is a covered benefit under medicare.
(H) 2/6/2020- The committee(s) on HLT/HSH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. TAKAYAMA, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, San Buenaventura HLT/HSH, FIN  SB2340
HB1874 HD1
Offenses Against Seniors; Penal Code Revisions; Kupuna Caucus
RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES AGAINST SENIORS.
Lowers the age at which enhanced penalties apply for crimes against seniors from sixty-two years of age to an unspecified age. Makes commission of certain criminal offenses against a senior's person or property applicable regardless of the perpetrator's knowledge of the senior victim's age. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
(S) 6/25/2020- The committee on JDC deferred the measure. TAKAYAMA, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HAR, HASHEM, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, Holt JDC  SB2334
SB1023 SD1 HD1
Kupuna Caucus; Kupuna Care; DOH; Executive Office on Aging; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO AGING.
Makes an appropriation to the department of health to provide full funding for the kupuna care program. (SB1023 HD1)
(H) 3/22/2019- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Quinlan, Yamane excused (2). IHARA, S. CHANG, ENGLISH, FEVELLA, HARIMOTO, KANUHA, KEITH-AGARAN, J.KEOHOKALOLE, KIM, MORIWAKI, K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN, K. Kahele, Riviere, Shimabukuro HSH/HLT, FIN  HB465
SB1024 SD1
Kupuna Caucus; Aging and Disability Resource Center; DOH; Appropriation ($)
MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE AGING AND DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER.
Appropriates funds to the Department of Health for the aging and disability resource center. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
(H) 3/7/2019- Referred to HSH/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 27 IHARA, S. CHANG, ENGLISH, HARIMOTO, K. KAHELE, KEITH-AGARAN, J.KEOHOKALOLE, MORIWAKI, K. RHOADS, Fevella, Kanuha, Kim, Riviere, Ruderman, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi HSH/HLT, FIN  HB466
SB1026 SD1
EOA; Kupuna Caucus; Healthy Aging Partnership; 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. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
(H) 3/7/2019- Referred to HSH/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 27 IHARA, S. CHANG, ENGLISH, FEVELLA, HARIMOTO, K. KAHELE, KANUHA, J.KEOHOKALOLE, MORIWAKI, K. RHOADS, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Riviere, Ruderman, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi HSH/HLT, FIN  HB468
SB1027 SD2
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 $1,500 per hearing aid for each hearing-impaired ear every 36 months. Exempts mandatory health care coverage from impact assessment report. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
(H) 3/7/2019- Referred to HLT, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 27 IHARA, S. CHANG, FEVELLA, HARIMOTO, K. KAHELE, MORIWAKI, RUDERMAN, English, Kanuha, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen HLT, CPC, FIN  HB469
SB1028
Kupuna Caucus; Hawaii Retirement Savings Program; Hawaii Retirement Savings Board; Feasibility Study; Legislative Reference Bureau; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO RETIREMENT SAVINGS.
Requires the legislative reference bureau to conduct a feasibility study to determine the feasibility of establishing a Hawaii retirement savings program. Subject to a positive finding in the feasibility study, establishes the Hawaii retirement savings board to establish, implement, and maintain the Hawaii retirement savings program to cover private sector employees who are not provided a retirement savings plan by their employers. Appropriates funds to the legislative reference bureau to conduct a market analysis. Prohibits employers that offer retirement savings plans or programs to employees from canceling these plans or programs for an unspecified number of years after July 1, 2019.
(S) 1/24/2019- Referred to LCA, WAM. IHARA, S. CHANG, ENGLISH, FEVELLA, HARIMOTO, K. KAHELE, KANUHA, KEITH-AGARAN, J.KEOHOKALOLE, KIM, MORIWAKI, K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN, L. THIELEN, Riviere, Shimabukuro LCA, WAM  HB470
SB1029 SD1
Kupuna Caucus; Policy Advisory Board for Elder Affairs; Quorum; Bylaws; Posting Requirements
RELATING TO AGING.
Requires the policy advisory board for elder affairs to establish quorum requirements through its bylaws and post its bylaws on the executive office on aging's website. Specifies that a majority of currently serving members, but no fewer than eight, shall constitute quorum. (SD1)
(H) 3/7/2019- Referred to HSH, JUD, referral sheet 27 IHARA, S. CHANG, HARIMOTO, K. KAHELE, MORIWAKI, Fevella, Kanuha, Kim, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen HSH, JUD  HB471
SB1030
Active Aging Initiative; Health; Older Adults; Executive Office on Aging; University of Hawaii Center on Aging; Kupuna Caucus; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO ACTIVE AGING.
Requires the executive office on aging to coordinate with the University of Hawaii center on aging to implement an active aging initiative. Establishes an active aging advisory committee. Appropriates funds.
(S) 1/30/2019- Re-Referred to CPH/HRE, WAM. IHARA, S. CHANG, HARIMOTO, K. KAHELE, J.KEOHOKALOLE, MORIWAKI, K. RHOADS, English, Fevella, Kanuha, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Ruderman, Shimabukuro CPH/HRE, WAM  HB472
SB1031 SD2 HD1
Kupuna Caucus; Long-Term Rental Assistance Pilot Program; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
Establishes the long-term rental assistance pilot program to be administered by the Hawaii Public Housing Authority for individuals over sixty years old who are homeless, or at imminent risk of becoming homeless. Appropriates funds. (SB1031 HD1)
(H) 3/21/2019- 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) Belatti, Cabanilla Arakawa, Holt, Tokioka, Yamane excused (5). IHARA, S. CHANG, HARIMOTO, K. KAHELE, J.KEOHOKALOLE, MORIWAKI, K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN, English, Fevella, Kanuha, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, L. Thielen HSG/HSH, FIN  HB473
SB1032
Dementia Screening; Mental Health Care; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Appropriates funds to establish a pilot program for dementia screening and outreach with an emphasis on the Native Hawaiian and uninsured populations.
(S) 1/24/2019- Referred to CPH/HWN, WAM. IHARA, S. CHANG, FEVELLA, HARIMOTO, K. KAHELE, J.KEOHOKALOLE, MORIWAKI, K. RHOADS, English, Kanuha, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Riviere, Ruderman, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, L. Thielen CPH/HWN, WAM  HB474
SB2333 SD2
Department of Health; EOA; Long Term Care Commission; Kupuna Caucus ($)
RELATING TO LONG TERM CARE.
Requires the Executive Office on Aging to assess progress toward the policy goals identified by the Long Term Care Commission and to formulate recommendations on how the State can meet these goals. Requires a report to the Legislature. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
(H) 3/9/2020- Referred to HSH, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 36 MORIWAKI, BAKER, S. CHANG, DELA CRUZ, IHARA, K. KAHELE, KANUHA, KEITH-AGARAN, KIM, K. RHOADS, Inouye, Kidani, Nishihara, Riviere, Ruderman, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen, Wakai HSH, CPC, FIN  HB1871
SB2334
Offenses Against Seniors; Penal Code Revisions; Kupuna Caucus
RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES AGAINST SENIORS.
Lowers the age of crimes against seniors to sixty years of age, and makes certain criminal offenses against seniors applicable regardless of the perpetrator's knowledge of the victim's age.
(S) 2/3/2020- Report adopted; Passed Second Reading and referred to JDC. MORIWAKI, BAKER, S. CHANG, DELA CRUZ, IHARA, KIDANI, KIM, NISHIHARA, K. Kahele, Kanuha, Riviere, Ruderman, Shimabukuro HMS, JDC  HB1874
SB2335 SD1 HD1
Kupuna Caucus; Healthy Aging Partnership Program; Executive Office on Aging; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE HEALTHY AGING PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM.
Appropriates funds for the healthy aging partnership program to further the program's role in improving the health and well-being of Hawaii's kupuna. Effective 12/31/2059. (HD1)
(H) 5/11/2020- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Thielen excused (1). MORIWAKI, BAKER, S. CHANG, IHARA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KANUHA, KEITH-AGARAN, J.KEOHOKALOLE, KIM, NISHIHARA, K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN, Dela Cruz, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, L. Thielen, Wakai HSH/HLT, FIN  HB1866
SB2336 SD2
Long-term Care Insurance; Lapse or Termination; Notice; Kupuna Caucus
RELATING TO LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE.
Requires the thirty-day lapse or termination notices for long-term care policies to be sent by certified mail, priority mail, or commercial delivery service, or other method of delivery requiring proof of delivery. (SD2)
(H) 3/9/2020- Referred to HSH, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 36 MORIWAKI, S. CHANG, DELA CRUZ, IHARA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KANUHA, KIDANI, K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN, TANIGUCHI, WAKAI, Baker, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Nishihara, Riviere, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen HSH, CPC, FIN  HB1870
SB2337 SD2 HD1
Office of the Long-term Care Ombudsman; Ombudsman Specialist; Kupuna Caucus; Appropriation ($)
MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE OFFICE OF THE LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN PROGRAM.
Appropriates funds to the office of the long-term care ombudsman for an unspecified number of ombudsman specialist positions. Appropriates funds. Effective 12/31/2059. (HD1)
(H) 5/11/2020- 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) Thielen excused (1). MORIWAKI, BAKER, S. CHANG, DELA CRUZ, IHARA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KANUHA, KIM, NISHIHARA, K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN, Keith-Agaran, Riviere, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen, Wakai HSH, FIN  HB1872
SB2338
Kupuna Caucus; Jury Duty; Age Exemption
RELATING TO JURY DUTY.
Lowers the age a person can be exempt from jury duty from eighty years of age or older to seventy-five years of age or older.
(S) 1/21/2020- Referred to JDC. MORIWAKI, BAKER, IHARA, K. KAHELE, KIM, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Kanuha, Kidani, Nishihara, Riviere, Ruderman, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen JDC  HB1868
SB2339 SD2
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia; Executive Office on Aging; Working Group; Kupuna Caucus
RELATING TO ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE AND RELATED DEMENTIA.
Requires the executive office on aging to convene a working group to update the state plan on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias by identifying the best practices and standards of dementia training in care facilities. Requires report to the legislature. (SD2)
(H) 3/12/2020- The committee(s) on HLT/HSH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. MORIWAKI, BAKER, S. CHANG, DELA CRUZ, IHARA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KANUHA, KEITH-AGARAN, KIDANI, KIM, NISHIHARA, K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN, Riviere, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen, Wakai HLT/HSH, CPC, FIN  HB1865
SB2340 SD2
Department of Health; Alzheimer's Disease; Comprehensive Care Planning; Kupuna Caucus; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE.
Establishes an outreach program in the department of health to inform physicians and appropriate non-physician practitioners participating in medicare that comprehensive care planning services for those with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias is a covered benefit under medicare. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
(H) 3/9/2020- Referred to HLT/HSH, FIN, referral sheet 36 MORIWAKI, BAKER, S. CHANG, IHARA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KANUHA, KEITH-AGARAN, KIM, NISHIHARA, K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN, Dela Cruz, Riviere, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen, Wakai HLT/HSH, FIN  HB1873
SB2341
Kupuna Caucus; Parking for Disabled Persons; Access; Accommodations
RELATING TO PARKING FOR DISABLED PERSONS.
Amends the definitions of "certificate of disability" and "person with a disability" to allow a person with a disability that does not limit or impair the ability to walk and needs special accommodations to enter and exit their vehicle to be issued a disability parking permit.
(S) 2/10/2020- The committee on HMS deferred the measure. MORIWAKI, BAKER, S. CHANG, DELA CRUZ, IHARA, K. KAHELE, KANUHA, KEITH-AGARAN, KIDANI, KIM, NISHIHARA, K. RHOADS, TANIGUCHI, Riviere, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen, Wakai HMS, CPH  HB1869
SB2342 SD1 HD1
Kupuna Caucus; Kupuna Caregivers Program; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE KUPUNA CAREGIVERS PROGRAM.
Appropriates funds for the proper implementation of the kupuna caregivers program. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
(H) 5/11/2020- 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) Thielen excused (1). MORIWAKI, BAKER, S. CHANG, DELA CRUZ, IHARA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KANUHA, KEITH-AGARAN, KIM, NISHIHARA, K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, L. Thielen, Wakai HSH, FIN  HB1867