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1 HB2600
Legislative Appropriations ($)
MAKING APPROPRIATIONS TO PROVIDE FOR THE EXPENSES OF THE LEGISLATURE, THE AUDITOR, THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU, THE OMBUDSMAN, AND THE ETHICS COMMISSION.
Appropriates funds to provide for the expenses of the Legislature, Auditor, Legislative Reference Bureau, Ombudsman, and Ethics Commission.
(S) 2/20/2018- Act 001, 02/20/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1101). SAIKI WAM
2 HB2739 HD1
Health; Our Care, Our Choice Act
RELATING TO HEALTH.
Establishes a regulated process under which an adult resident of the State with a medically confirmed terminal disease and less than six months to live may choose to obtain a prescription for medication to end the patient's life. Imposes criminal sanctions for tampering with a patient's request for a prescription or coercing a patient to request a prescription. (HB2739 HD1)
(S) 4/5/2018- Act 002, 04/05/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1102). BELATTI, HASHEM, LOWEN, LUKE, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, SAIKI, TAKAYAMA, TODD CPH, JDC
3 HB1653 HD2
Repeal of Non-General Funds; PSD; Transfer of Balances
RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS.
Abolishes the revolving funds for correctional facility stores account of the Department of Public Safety and transfers the unencumbered balance to the administrator/inmate activity account trust account. (HB1653 HD2)
(S) 4/24/2018- Act 003, 04/24/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1103). LUKE, CULLEN PSM, WAM
4 HB2493 HD2
Department of Health; Epidemiologists
RELATING TO EPIDEMIOLOGISTS.
Removes the cap on the number of epidemiologists that the Department of Health may employ. (HB2493 HD2)
(S) 4/24/2018- Act 004, 04/24/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1104). BELATTI, CREAGAN, KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA CPH, WAM
5 SB2939 SD2
Ratepayer Protection Act; Public Utilities Commission; Electric Utilities; Performance Incentive and Penalty Mechanisms
RELATING TO ENERGY.
On or before January 1, 2020, requires the PUC to establish performance incentive and penalty mechanisms that directly tie electric utility revenues to the utility's achievement on performance metrics. Exempts member-owned cooperative electric utilities. Effective 7/1/2018. (SD2)
(S) 4/24/2018- Act 005, 04/24/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1105). S. CHANG EEP, FIN
6 HB1654
Repeal of Non-General Funds; DLIR; Transfer of Balance
RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS.
Abolishes the office of community services special fund of the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations and transfers unencumbered balance to the general fund.
(S) 4/24/2018- Act 006, 04/24/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1106). LUKE, CULLEN LBR, WAM
7 HB1725 HD2
Collective Bargaining; Employee Payroll Deductions
RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING.
Requires public employees in collective bargaining units to provide written notification to the exclusive representative to discontinue payroll assignments within a certain time period. Requires the exclusive representative to forward the notification to the employer within ten business days of receipt. (HB1725 HD2)
(S) 4/24/2018- Act 007, 04/24/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1107). JOHANSON, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, YAMASHITA LBR, WAM  SB2360
8 HB1624 HD1 SD1
Insurance; Producer Licensing; Producer Licensing Model Act
RELATING TO INSURANCE.
Delays the implementation of the producer licensing requirements amended by Act 152, Session Laws of Hawaii 2017, until January 1, 2020. (SD1)
(S) 5/1/2018- Act 008, 05/01/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1108). TAKUMI, ICHIYAMA CPH, WAM
9 HB2275 HD2 SD2
HCDA; Private Street, Highway, or Thoroughfare; County Standards
RELATING TO THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY.
Requires certain private streets, highways, or thoroughfares in a development district of the HCDA to conform to county construction and maintenance standards. Makes owners who charge a fee to use private roads responsible for the costs of conforming and maintaining the private roads. Exempts private roads used solely by the owner or its employees. Repeals on 6/30/2023. (SD2)
(S) 5/1/2018- Act 009, 05/01/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1109). SAIKI TRE/PSM, JDC  SB2953
10 HB2114 HD2 SD1
Employment; Collective Bargaining; Scope of Negotiations
RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING.
Provides that negotiations over the implementation of management decisions affecting the terms and conditions of employment that are subject to collective bargaining are not precluded from collective bargaining negotiations. Specifies that negotiations over the procedures and criteria of certain subjects of bargaining shall not compel either party to agree to a proposal or make a concession. (SD1)
(S) 5/1/2018- Act 010, 05/01/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1110). JOHANSON, AQUINO, BELATTI, BROWER, CULLEN, FUKUMOTO, ICHIYAMA, ING, KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOPRESTI, LOWEN, LUKE, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, ONISHI, SAIKI, TAKUMI, WOODSON, YAMANE, YAMASHITA LBR, WAM  SB2373
11 HB2587 HD1 SD2 CD1
General Excise Tax; County Surcharge on State Tax; Extension
RELATING TO TAXATION.
Extends the period in which a county may adopt a surcharge on state tax, under certain conditions, from 3/31/2018 to 3/31/2019. (HB2587 CD1)
(S) 5/8/2018- Act 011, 05/04/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1111). SAIKI TRE/PSM, WAM  SB3088
12 SB192 SD1 HD1 CD1
State Budget; Natural Area Reserve Fund; Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement; Tobacco Settlement Special Fund; Hawaii Tobacco Prevention and Control Trust Fund; University Revenue-Undertakings Fund; Disaster Relief Appropriation; DOD; County of Kauai Flooding and Flooding in Other Areas of the State ($)
RELATING TO THE STATE BUDGET.
Deposits moneys received in 2018 pursuant to the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement into the Emergency and Budget Reserve Fund. Specifies that Tobacco Settlement Special Fund excess moneys shall be used to supplant any losses that result from any discount or reduction taken against regular Master Settlement Agreement payments received by the State between calendar years 2018 and 2022. Authorizes the Director of Finance to transfer excess balances from the Natural Area Reserve Fund into the general fund. Appropriates moneys in fiscal year 2017-2018 to the Department of Defense for disaster and flood relief for the County of Kauai and other areas of the State. (CD1)
(S) 5/10/2018- Act 012, 05/10/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1112). KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) FIN  HB100
13 SB270 SD1 HD2 CD1
Sexual Orientation Change Efforts; Conversion Therapy; Prohibition; Minors; Licensed Professionals; Sexual Orientation Counseling Task Force
RELATING TO MINORS.
Prohibits specific state-licensed persons who are licensed to provide professional counseling from engaging in, attempting to engage in, or advertising sexual orientation change efforts on minors. Establishes the sexual orientation counseling task force to address the concerns of minors seeking counseling on sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expressions, and related behaviors. (CD1)
(S) 5/29/2018- Act 013, 05/25/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1113). S. CHANG, BAKER, K. RHOADS CPC, JUD, FIN  HB1266
14 HB2501 HD1 SD2 CD1
University of Hawaii; Community College Promise Program; Scholarships; Appropriations ($)
RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROMISE PROGRAM.
Establishes the University of Hawaii Community College Promise Program to provide scholarships for the unmet direct cost needs of qualified students enrolled at any community college campus of the University of Hawaii system. Appropriates funds to establish and implement the program. (HB2501 CD1)
(S) 6/5/2018- Act 014, 06/01/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1114). MCKELVEY, EVANS, KEOHOKALOLE, C. LEE, MIZUNO, NAKAMURA HRE, WAM
15 HB2182 HD2 SD2 CD1
Environmental Protection; Carbon Farming Task Force; Greenhouse Gas Sequestration Task Force; Sequestration; Emissions; Office of Planning; Task Force; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.
Renames the Carbon Farming Task Force established by Act 33, Session Laws of Hawaii 2017, as the Greenhouse Gas Sequestration Task Force and makes the task force and Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Initiative permanent. Aligns the State's clean energy and carbon sequestration efforts with climate initiative goals. Amends membership and duties of the Task Force. Establishes a zero emissions clean economy target for the State. Makes an appropriation. (HB2182 CD1)
(S) 6/5/2018- Act 015, 06/04/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1115). C. LEE AEN/TRE, WAM
16 HB1986 HD2 SD2 CD1
Office of Planning; Carbon Offset Program; Climate Change; Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Initiative; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
Requires the Office of Planning in partnership with the Greenhouse Gas Sequestration Task Force to establish a framework for a carbon offset program and report to the Legislature. Appropriates funds. (HB1986 CD1)
(S) 6/5/2018- Act 016, 06/04/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1116). YAMANE, CULLEN, LOWEN ETT/WTL/AEN, WAM
17 HB2106 HD3 SD1 CD1
Environment; Environmental Assessments; Environmental Impact Statements; Sea Level Rise; Environmental Council
RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.
Requires the Environmental Council to adopt and maintain rules requiring all environmental assessments and environmental impact statements prepared pursuant to chapter 343, HRS, to include consideration of sea level rise based upon the best available scientific data regarding sea level rise. (HB2106 CD1)
(S) 6/5/2018- Act 017, 06/04/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1117). C. LEE AEN/WTL, WAM
18 SB2851 SD1 HD1 CD1
Revision Bill
RELATING TO STATUTORY REVISION: AMENDING OR REPEALING VARIOUS PROVISIONS OF THE HAWAII REVISED STATUTES AND THE SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII FOR THE PURPOSES OF CORRECTING ERRORS AND REFERENCES, CLARIFYING LANGUAGE, AND DELETING OBSOLETE OR UNNECESSARY PROVISIONS.
Amends or repeals various provisions of the Hawaii Revised Statutes and the Session Laws of Hawaii for the purposes of correcting errors and references, clarifying language, and deleting obsolete or unnecessary provisions. (CD1)
(S) 6/6/2018- Act 018, 06/04/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1118). KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) JUD  HB2183
19 HB2336 HD1 SD2
Employees' Retirement System; Employer Contributions
RELATING TO EMPLOYER CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM.
Allows payment of employer contributions to the Employees' Retirement System in advance of the fiscal year in which the contributions are required; provides for interest on and application of the advance payments. (SD2)
(S) 6/6/2018- Act 019, 06/04/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1119). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) LBR, WAM  SB2763
20 SB2361 SD2 HD1 CD1
Collective Bargaining; Cost Items; Benefits; Collective Bargaining Unit (14); Appropriations ($)
RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS.
Appropriates funds for Fiscal Biennium 2017-2019 for collective bargaining cost items, salary increases, and other cost adjustments for public employees in Collective Bargaining Unit (14) and for their excluded counterparts. (CD1)
(S) 6/6/2018- Act 020, 06/04/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1120). TOKUDA LAB, FIN  HB1726
21 HB2345 HD1 SD1
Money Transmitters; Commissioner of Financial Institutions; Powers; Bond; Security Device
RELATING TO MONEY TRANSMITTERS.
Clarifies certain terminology used within the money transmitters act. Clarifies the powers of the commissioner of financial institutions relating to money transmitters. (SD1)
(S) 6/6/2018- Act 021, 06/04/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1121). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) CPH, WAM  SB2772
22 HB2342 HD1 SD1
Consumer Credit Reporting Agencies; Security Freeze; Credit Report; Protected Consumers; Fees
RELATING TO CONSUMER CREDIT REPORTING AGENCIES.
Expands the methods by which a consumer may request a security freeze. Specifies that a consumer credit reporting agency shall not charge a fee for placing, lifting, or removing a security freeze on a consumer's credit report or for placing or removing a security freeze on a protected consumer's credit report or records. (SD1)
(S) 6/6/2018- Act 022, 06/04/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1122). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) CPH  SB2769
23 HB2349 HD1 SD2
Citations; Motor Vehicle Repair Dealers; Motor Vehicle Mechanics; Violations; Fines
RELATING TO CITATIONS FOR MOTOR VEHICLE REPAIR VIOLATIONS.
Authorizes the issuance of a citation for specific violations of the motor vehicle repair laws and rules by licensees. Sets forth a process for licensees to contest the citation and provides for the assessment of fines for each violation. (SD2)
(S) 6/6/2018- Act 023, 06/04/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1123). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) IAC, CPC, FIN  SB2776
24 SB2740 SD1 HD2 CD1
Claims Against the State; Appropriation ($)
MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR CLAIMS AGAINST THE STATE, ITS OFFICERS, OR ITS EMPLOYEES.
Appropriates funds to satisfy several claims against the State, its officers, or its employees. (CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 024, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1124). KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) JUD, FIN  HB2313
25 SB2945 HD1 CD1
Liquor; Liquor License; Tax Clearance
RELATING TO LIQUOR.
Eliminates the requirement that the applicant for a liquor license or renewal of a license, or in the case of transfer of a liquor license, both the transferor and the transferee, produce either a tax clearance certificate from the Internal Revenue Service or proof of entering into an installment plan agreement with the Internal Revenue Service. (CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 025, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1125). KEITH-AGARAN, ENGLISH, Kim CPC, FIN  HB2565
26 SB2150 SD2 HD1 CD1
Judiciary Package; Supplemental Appropriations; Budget ($)
RELATING TO THE JUDICIARY.
Appropriates supplemental funds for the operating and capital improvement costs of the Judiciary for the fiscal biennium beginning 7/1/2017, and ending 6/30/2019. (CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 026, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1126). KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) JUD, FIN  HB1666
27 SB2821 SD1 HD1 CD1
Conformity to the Internal Revenue Code for 2017; Income Tax; Estate and Generation-skipping Transfer Tax
RELATING TO CONFORMITY TO THE INTERNAL REVENUE CODE.
Conforms Hawaii income and estate and generation-skipping transfer tax laws to the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended as of 12/31/2017, except as provided. (CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 027, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1127). KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) FIN  HB2394
28 HB2333 HD1 SD1 CD1
Hawaii Community-Based Economic Development Technical and Financial Assistance Program
RELATING TO THE HAWAII COMMUNITY-BASED ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TECHNICAL AND FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
Authorizes the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism to deposit moneys it receives from the repayments of loans and payments of interest or fees from the Hawaii capital loan program in chapter 210, the Hawaii large fishing vessel purchase, construction, renovation, maintenance, and repair loan program in chapter 189, and the Hawaii small fishing vessel loan program in chapter 189, into the Hawaii community-based economic development (CBED) revolving fund. Moneys from the CBED revolving fund will be used to make loans and grants to small businesses. (HB2333 CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 028, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1128). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) ETT, WAM  SB2760
29 HB2318 HD1 SD1 CD1
Department of Hawaiian Home Lands; Disclosure of Government Records
RELATING TO CONFIDENTIAL PERSONAL INFORMATION.
Specifies that certain government records maintained by the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands are not required to be publicly disclosed or made open to inspection pursuant to public records requests and may be discussed during an executive meeting of the Hawaiian Homes Commission. (HB2318 CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 029, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1129). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) JDC  SB2745
30 HB2341 HD1 SD2 CD1
ERS; Qualified Domestic Relations Orders
RELATING TO QUALIFIED DOMESTIC RELATIONS ORDERS.
Amends Act 263, SLH 2016 to allow the Employees' Retirement System to make direct payments to spouses or former spouses of ERS members or retirants, including former former members with vested benefit status when the former spouse has been awarded all or a portion of ERS retirement benefits as ordered or decreed in a domestic relations proceeding. Delays implementation of Act 263, SLH 2016, to 7/1/2020. (HB2341 CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 030, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1130). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) LBR/JDC, WAM  SB2768
31 HB2359 HD1 SD1 CD1
Hawaii Public Housing Authority; Criminal Trespass
RELATING TO THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY.
Provides that certain areas within Hawaii Public Housing Authority housing projects are closed to the public and amends criminal trespass in the second degree to permit the prosecution of an unauthorized entry or a violation of a written prohibition to enter into the subject housing projects. Clarifies requirements for signage notifying trespassers of illegal entry. (HB2359 CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 0031, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1131). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) HOU/JDC  SB2786
32 HB2305 HD1 SD2 CD1
Coffee Berry Borer; Pesticide Subsidy Program Manager Position Extension
RELATING TO COFFEE BERRY BORER.
Extends the pesticide subsidy program manager position through the fiscal year immediately following the program sunset date. Extends the position's civil service and collective bargaining laws exemption until the expiration of the position. (HB2305 CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 032, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1132). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) AEN, WAM  SB2732
33 HB1770 HD1 SD1 CD1
Honolulu Prosecuting Attorney Package; Appropriation; Career Criminal Prosecution Unit ($)
MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF THE PROSECUTING ATTORNEY OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU.
Appropriates funds to the Department of the Prosecuting Attorney of the City and County of Honolulu for the career criminal prosecution unit. (HB1770 CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 033, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1133). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) JDC, WAM  SB2173
34 HB1971 HD2 SD1
Kunoa Cattle Company; Capital Improvement Programs; Special Purpose Revenue Bonds; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS TO KUNOA CATTLE COMPANY, LLC.
Authorizes the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to assist Kunoa Cattle Company, LLC, to fund the construction of a multi-species livestock farm, expansion of the slaughter and processing infrastructure, development of distribution assets and agritourism services, and expansion of renewable energy assets. (SD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 034, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1134). MORIKAWA, CREAGAN, CULLEN, EVANS, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, MCKELVEY, NISHIMOTO, ONISHI, TAKAYAMA, TODD, YAMASHITA, Learmont, San Buenaventura AEN, WAM  SB2434
35 HB634 HD1 SD2 CD1
Special Purpose Revenue Bonds; Nuuanu Managed Aquifer Recharge and Pumped Storage Hydroelectricity Project ($)
RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS FOR THE NUUANU HYDROELECTRICITY PROJECT.
Authorizes the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to assist the Board of Water Supply in upgrading Nuuanu reservoir #1 to meet state dam safety standards, as a component of the Nuuanu hydroelectricity project. (HB634 CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 035, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1135). YAMANE, AQUINO, CULLEN, C. LEE, LUKE TRE/WTL, WAM
36 HB635 HD1 SD2 CD1
Special Purpose Revenue Bonds; Nuuanu Managed Aquifer Recharge and Pumped Storage Hydroelectricity Project ($)
RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS FOR THE NUUANU HYDROELECTRICITY PROJECT.
Authorizes the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to assist the Board of Water Supply in upgrading Nuuanu reservoir #4 to meet state dam safety standards, as a component of the Nuuanu hydroelectricity project. (HB635 CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 036, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1136). YAMANE, AQUINO, CULLEN, C. LEE, LUKE TRE/WTL, WAM
37 HB2108 HD1 SD1
Special Purpose Revenue Bonds; Kaiuli Energy, LLC; Seawater Air Conditioning; District Cooling Facility and Chilled Water Distribution System ($)
RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS TO ASSIST A SEAWATER AIR CONDITIONING PROJECT IN HAWAII.
Extends the authorization to issue special purpose revenue bonds to assist Kaiuli Energy, LLC, with the financing of the planning, design, and construction of a seawater air conditioning district cooling facility and chilled water distribution system. Effective 6/29/2018. (HB2108 SD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 037, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1137). C. LEE, BROWER, LOPRESTI, QUINLAN, Lowen, Thielen TRE, WAM  SB2715
38 SB1208 SD2 HD1 CD1
Twin Bridge Farms; Special Purpose Revenue Bonds; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
Authorizes the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to assist Twin Bridge Farms, Inc., to purchase certain lands. (CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 038, 06/07/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1138). DELA CRUZ, GALUTERIA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KIDANI, Wakai AGR, FIN
39 HB2748 HD2 SD2 CD1
Rental Housing; General Excise Tax Exemption; Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers; Rental Housing Revolving Fund; Dwelling Unit Revolving Fund; Appropriations ($)
RELATING TO HOUSING.
Directs the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation (HHFDC) to study and report on housing for populations with access and functional needs. Extends exemption from general excise tax for development costs of affordable rental housing certified by HHFDC. Increases limits on costs eligible for exemption and clarifies eligibility to qualify for the exemption. Prohibits discrimination against tenants based solely on receipt of Section 8 housing assistance. Appropriates funds to the rental housing revolving fund and the dwelling unit revolving fund in fiscal year 2017-2018. (HB2748 CD1)
(S) 6/8/2018- Act 039, 06/08/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1139). BROWER, BELATTI, GATES, JOHANSON, KOBAYASHI, LOPRESTI, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA HOU/CPH, WAM
40 SB2582 SD1 HD1 CD1
Negligent Homicide; Extended Term of Imprisonment
RELATING TO EXTENDED TERMS OF IMPRISONMENT.
Authorizes the courts to impose an extended term of imprisonment for an offender who is convicted of negligent homicide in the first degree and did not remain at the scene of the crime and render reasonable assistance to an injured person. (CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 040, 06/10/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1140). TANIGUCHI, ESPERO JUD
41 SB2514 SD1 HD1 CD1
Tax Administration; General Excise Tax; Online Sales; Interstate Sales; Collection
RELATING TO TAXATION.
Provides that a person is engaging in business in the State for the purpose of the general excise tax law if, in the current or immediately preceding calendar year, the person has $100,000 or more in gross income, or two hundred or more separate transactions, from the sale of tangible personal property delivered in the State, services used or consumed in the State, or intangible property used in the State. (CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 041, 06/12/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1141). DELA CRUZ (Introduced by request of another party) FIN
42 SB2831 SD2 HD1 CD1
UH; Procurement
RELATING TO PROCUREMENT FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
Reinstates the authority of the University of Hawaii President as the Chief Procurement Officer for contracts for construction and construction-related professional services furnished by licensees under chapter 464, Hawaii Revised Statutes. Requires the University of Hawaii to submit an annual report to the Legislature detailing all capital improvement projects approved by the Board of Regents no later than 20 days prior to each regular session. (CD1)
(S) 6/13/2018- Act 042, 06/12/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1142). KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) LAB, HED, FIN  HB2404
43 SB2298 SD2 HD3 CD1
Primary Care Providers; Advanced Practice Registered Nurses; Doctors; Pharmacists; Preceptors; Income Tax Credit
RELATING TO HEALTHCARE PRECEPTOR TAX CREDITS.
Allows advanced practice registered nurses, pharmacists, and physicians to receive income tax credits for acting as preceptors in volunteer-based supervised clinical training rotations provided to eligible students that enable the students to obtain an eligible healthcare professional degree or certificate. Applies to taxable years beginning after 12/31/2018. (CD1)
(S) 6/14/2018- Act 043, 06/13/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1143). BAKER, INOUYE, English, Galuteria, Kim, Nishihara, K. Rhoads, Ruderman HHS, CPC, FIN  HB1967
44 SB2653 SD1 HD1 CD1
Physicians; Surgeons; Osteopathic Physicians; Licensure; Licensure by Endorsement; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO CHAPTER 453, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
Establishes requirements for licensure by endorsement for physicians, surgeons, and osteopathic physicians beginning on 12/31/2018. Appropriates moneys. (CD1)
(S) 6/14/2018- Act 044, 06/13/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1144). BAKER, ENGLISH, INOUYE, KEITH-AGARAN, RUDERMAN, S. Chang, Espero, Gabbard, Galuteria, Kim, Nishihara IAC/HHS, CPC, FIN  HB2059
45 SB3095 SD1 HD1 CD1
Mandatory Pesticide Disclosure; Pesticide Reporting and Regulation Program; Chlorpyrifos; Pesticide Use Revolving Fund; Pesticide Drift Monitoring Study; Appropriation
RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.
Beginning 1/1/2019, requires all users of restricted use pesticides to be subject to a requirement to report on their use of restricted use pesticides to the Department of Agriculture (DOA). Prohibits the use of a restricted use pesticide on or within 100 feet of a school during normal school hours beginning on 1/1/2019. Prohibits the use of pesticides containing chlorpyrifos as an active ingredient beginning 1/1/2019; provided that the DOA shall grant any person, upon request, a temporary permit allowing the use of pesticides containing chlorpyrifos through 12/31/2022. Provides for the deposit into the pesticide use revolving fund of all penalties and fines collected under the Hawaii Pesticides Law. Revises the ceiling and use of the pesticide use revolving fund. Requires the DOA to develop a pesticide drift monitoring study no later 7/1/2019. Appropriates general funds for the pesticide drift monitoring study, establishment of two full-time equivalent positions, and outreach and education. (CD1)
(S) 6/14/2018- Act 045, 06/13/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1145). RUDERMAN, GREEN, K. RHOADS, S. Chang, Espero, Gabbard, Ihara, Inouye, Kim AGR, EEP, FIN
46 HB2596 HD2 SD1
Uniform Certificate of Title for Vessels Act; Vessel Titling
RELATING TO THE UNIFORM CERTIFICATE OF TITLE FOR VESSELS ACT.
Requires certain vessel owners to apply for a certificate of title within twenty days of becoming an owner or within twenty days of establishing principal use of the vessel in waters of the State. Establishes what information is required to be included in an application for a certificate of title; how to deal with transfer of vessel ownership and title; rights of a secured party; and rights of a purchaser other than a secured party. (SD1)
(S) 6/21/2018- Act 046, 06/20/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1146). YAMANE WTL, JDC
47 HB2215 HD1 SD1 CD1
Bicyclist; Passing and Overtaking; Motor Vehicle Drivers
RELATING TO BICYCLES.
Requires the driver of a vehicle passing and overtaking a bicycle proceeding in the same direction to allow at least three feet of separation between the right side of the driver's vehicle and the left side of the bicyclist. (HB2215 CD1)
(S) 6/21/2018- Act 047, 06/20/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1147). AQUINO, BROWER, LOWEN, SAN BUENAVENTURA, Cullen, Nakamura TRE, JDC
48 HB2442 HD2 SD2 CD1
Abandoned Vehicles; Removal and Disposal; Counties; Public Roads
RELATING TO ABANDONED VEHICLES.
Requires the counties to take into custody any abandoned vehicle on a public road within ten business days. Amends the conditions that constitute a derelict vehicle. Allows, rather than requires, that abandoned vehicles be disposed of by public auction. (HB2442 CD1)
(S) 6/21/2018- Act 048, 06/20/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1148). GATES, BROWER, EVANS, C. LEE, QUINLAN, TAKUMI, TODD TRE/PSM, JDC  SB2479
49 HB2651 HD2 SD1 CD1
Wireless Facilities; Economic Development; State or County Solely-owned Utility Poles; Permits
RELATING TO WIRELESS BROADBAND FACILITIES.
Establishes a process to upgrade and support next-generation wireless broadband infrastructure throughout the State. Establishes a permitting, application, review, and approval process for small wireless providers or communications service providers to install wireless facilities on state or county solely-owned utility poles, or install associated utility poles, in the right of way. Applies to permit applications filed with the State or county after December 31, 2018. (HB2651 CD1)
(S) 6/22/2018- Act 049, 06/21/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1149). OHNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, EVANS, FUKUMOTO, HAR, JOHANSON, LOPRESTI, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, QUINLAN, YAMANE, Say IAC, CPC, FIN  SB2704
50 HB2352 HD1 SD1 CD1
Hawaii Teacher Standards Board; Board Permits
RELATING TO THE HAWAII TEACHER STANDARDS BOARD.
Increases membership on the Hawaii Teacher Standards Board to include a member of the Native Hawaiian Education Council and a non-voting public university student teacher. Clarifies that a permit is required for non-licensed teachers serving in public schools. (HB2352 CD1)
(S) 6/22/2018- Act 050, 06/21/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1150). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) EDU, WAM  SB2779
51 HB2607 HD1 SD2 CD1
DOE; Computer Science; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO EDUCATION.
Requires the Department of Education to develop and implement a statewide computer science curricula plan for public school students in K-12 that may include design thinking as part of the curricula and ensure each public high school offers at least 1 computer science course each school year. Authorizes the Department of Education to contract for computer science teacher development programs. Appropriates funds. (HB2607 CD1)
(S) 6/22/2018- Act 051, 06/21/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1151). WOODSON, HASHEM, ING, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATSUMOTO, NAKASHIMA, ONISHI EDU, WAM  SB2507