Hawaii State Legislature
Package Report
Hawaii State Association of Counties
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HB308 HD1 SD2
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Public Agency Meetings; Permitted Interactions; Government Records; County Councils
RELATING TO PUBLIC AGENCY MEETINGS.
Allows county council members to transmit certain government records to other county council members under specified conditions. Effective 7/1/2050. Sunsets on 6/30/2019. (SD2)
(H) 4/18/2017- Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 680). SOUKI (Introduced by request of another party) GVO, JDL
HB309
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Important Agricultural Lands; Appropriations ($)
RELATING TO IMPORTANT AGRICULTURAL LANDS.
Appropriates funds to the counties to identify and map important agricultural lands. Appropriations.
(H) 2/8/2017- The committee(s) on WAL recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. SOUKI (Introduced by request of another party) WAL, FIN
HB310
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Collective Bargaining; Counties; Mayors; Nonvoting Representative
RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING.
Authorizes a nonvoting county representative to participate in collective bargaining negotiations for county employees. Reduces the number of votes the governor has from 4 to 1 for negotiations involving police officers and firefighters. Requires the respective Mayor to provide timely collective bargaining negotiation updates to the applicable county council.
(H) 2/7/2017- The committee(s) on LAB recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. SOUKI (Introduced by request of another party) LAB, FIN
HB311
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; State and County Tort Liability; Lifeguards
RELATING TO TORT LIABILITY.
Makes liability exceptions for county lifeguard services permanent.
(H) 1/23/2017- Referred to JUD, referral sheet 2 SOUKI (Introduced by request of another party) JUD
HB312
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Uncontested Traffic Infractions; Transmittal of Fines and Forfeitures to Counties
RELATING TO UNCONTESTED TRAFFIC INFRACTIONS.
Requires the state Director of Finance to transmit to the counties all the fines and forfeitures collected for uncontested traffic infractions that are in excess of amounts required by the State for administrative costs of the Traffic Violations Bureau.
(H) 1/23/2017- Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 2 SOUKI (Introduced by request of another party) TRN, FIN
HB313 HD1
HSAC Package; Emergency Medical Services; County of Kauai; County of Hawaii; Appropriation ($)
MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES.
Appropriates funds for one ambulance unit each for the County of Kauai and the County of Hawaii, including equipment, supplies, and personnel costs. (HB313 HD1)
(H) 2/7/2017- 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) Oshiro excused (1). SOUKI (Introduced by request of another party) HLT, FIN
HB314 HD1
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Unmanned Aerial Vehicles; Violation of Privacy; DCCA
RELATING TO UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLES.
Establishes a new chapter to regulate the use of unmanned aerial vehicles. Establishes prohibited uses of unmanned aerial vehicles for individuals, law enforcement agencies, and public agencies. Provides certain exceptions for the use of unmanned aerial vehicles. Makes certain uses of an unmanned aerial vehicle a petty misdemeanor and misdemeanor and Class C felony for a second of subsequent violations. Establishes a task force. (HB314 HD1)
(S) 3/13/2017- Re-Referred to CPH, JDL/WAM. SOUKI (Introduced by request of another party) CPH, JDL/WAM
HB315
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Public Meetings; Sunshine Law; County Council Members
RELATING TO COMMUNITY MEETINGS.
Amends conditions under which two or more members of a board may attend an informational meeting or presentation on matters relating to official board business. Allows members of a county council to attend such meetings or presentations without limitation on the number of attendees.
(H) 2/7/2017- The committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. SOUKI (Introduced by request of another party) JUD
HB316
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Driver's Licenses; Identification Cards; Persons with Disabilities
RELATING TO IDENTIFICATION CARDS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.
Authorizes DOT to include information about a person's disability on the person's driver's license or civil identification card.
(H) 1/23/2017- Referred to TRN, JUD, referral sheet 2 SOUKI (Introduced by request of another party) TRN, JUD  SB456
HB317 HD1
Transient Accommodations Tax; Allocation; Homelessness; Hawaii Tourism Authority
RELATING TO THE TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX.
Allocates $2,000,000 from transient accommodations tax revenues to the Hawaii Tourism Authority for the implementation of initiatives to address homelessness issues in tourist and resort areas. (HB317 HD1)
(H) 2/17/2017- Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) DeCoite, Tokioka excused (2). SOUKI (Introduced by request of another party) TOU, FIN
SB448
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Public Agency Meetings; Permitted Interactions; Government Records
RELATING TO PUBLIC AGENCY MEETINGS.
Allows board members to transmit government records to other board members under specified conditions.
(S) 1/23/2017- Referred to JDL. KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) JDL  HB308
SB449
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Important Agricultural Lands; Appropriations ($)
RELATING TO IMPORTANT AGRICULTURAL LANDS.
Appropriates funds to the counties to identify and map important agricultural lands. Appropriations.
(S) 1/23/2017- Referred to WTL/AEN/PSM, WAM. KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) WTL/AEN/PSM, WAM  HB309
SB450
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Collective Bargaining; Counties; Mayors; Nonvoting Representative
RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING.
Authorizes a nonvoting county representative to participate in collective bargaining negotiations for county employees. Reduces the number of votes the governor has from 4 to 1 for negotiations involving police officers and firefighters. Requires the respective Mayor to provide timely collective bargaining negotiation updates to the applicable county council.
(S) 1/23/2017- Referred to JDL/PSM, WAM. KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) JDL/PSM, WAM  HB310
SB451
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; State and County Tort Liability; Lifeguards
RELATING TO TORT LIABILITY.
Makes liability exceptions for county lifeguard services permanent.
(S) 1/23/2017- Referred to PSM, JDL. KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) PSM, JDL  HB311
SB452
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Uncontested Traffic Infractions; Transmittal of Fines and Forfeitures to Counties
RELATING TO UNCONTESTED TRAFFIC INFRACTIONS.
Requires the state Director of Finance to transmit to the counties all the fines and forfeitures collected for uncontested traffic infractions that are in excess of amounts required by the State for administrative costs of the Traffic Violations Bureau.
(S) 1/23/2017- Referred to TRE/PSM, JDL/WAM. KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) TRE/PSM, JDL/WAM  HB312
SB453 SD1
HSAC Package; Emergency Medical Services; County of Kauai; County of Hawaii; Appropriation ($)
MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES.
Appropriates funds for one ambulance unit each for the County of Kauai and the County of Hawaii, including equipment, supplies, and personnel costs. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
(H) 3/9/2017- Referred to HLT, FIN, referral sheet 27 KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) HLT, FIN  HB313
SB454
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Unmanned Aerial Vehicles; Violation of Privacy; DCCA
RELATING TO UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLES.
Establishes a new chapter to regulate the use of unmanned aerial vehicles. Requires the director of DCCA to adopt rules regarding unmanned aerial vehicles. Establishes prohibited uses of unmanned aerial vehicles and penalties, and authorizes civil action for violations. Makes certain uses of an unmanned aerial vehicle a misdemeanor. Clarifies that, under certain circumstances, first and second degree invasion of privacy may be committed using an unmanned aerial vehicle.
(S) 1/23/2017- Referred to CPH/JDL, WAM. KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) CPH/JDL, WAM  HB314
SB455
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Public Meetings; Sunshine Law; County Council Members
RELATING TO COMMUNITY MEETINGS.
Amends conditions under which two or more members of a board may attend an informational meeting or presentation on matters relating to official board business. Allows members of a county council to attend such meetings or presentations without limitation on the number of attendees.
(S) 1/23/2017- Referred to JDL/PSM. KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) JDL/PSM  HB315
SB456
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Driver's Licenses; Identification Cards; Persons with Disabilities
RELATING TO IDENTIFICATION CARDS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.
Authorizes DOT to include information about a person's disability on the person's driver's license or civil identification card.
(S) 2/9/2017- The committee on PSM deferred the measure. KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) TRE/PSM, WAM  HB316
SB457
Hawaii State Association of Counties Package; Transient Accommodations Tax; Allocation; Tourism Special Fund; Counties
RELATING TO THE TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX.
Adjusts allocation of transient accommodations tax revenues to the tourism special fund for inflation. Adjusts allocation to the counties to equal 45% of the amount of revenues remaining after all other allocations are made.
(S) 1/23/2017- Referred to ETT/PSM/WTL, JDL/WAM. KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) ETT/PSM/WTL, JDL/WAM  HB317