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1 HB1
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) 3/1/2019- Act 001, 02/28/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1101). SAIKI WAM
2 SB396 SD1
General Excise Tax; Use Tax; Tangible Personal Property; Intangible Property; Services; Marketplace Facilitators
RELATING TO MARKETPLACE FACILITATORS.
Establishes marketplace facilitators as the sellers of tangible personal property, intangible property, or services. Requires other persons who provide a forum for listing of tangible personal property, intangible property, or services and the taking or processing of orders to report information about purchasers to the Department of Taxation. (SD1)
(S) 4/4/2019- Act 002, 04/04/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1102). DELA CRUZ, KEITH-AGARAN, K. Kahele FIN
3 SB1361 SD1
Estate and Generation-Skipping Transfer Tax
RELATING TO ESTATE TAXES.
Increases estate taxes for Hawaii net taxable estates valued at over $10,000,000. (SD1)
(S) 4/4/2019- Act 003, 04/04/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1103). DELA CRUZ FIN
4 SB148
State Fire Council Package; Fire Protection Systems Certifications
RELATING TO FIRE PROTECTION.
Specifies the allowable fire protection systems certifications that an individual may obtain.
(S) 4/15/2019- Act 004, 04/12/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1105). KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) CPC  HB495
5 HB2 HD1 SD1 CD1
State Budget ($)
RELATING TO THE STATE BUDGET.
Appropriates funds for the operating budget of the Executive Branch for fiscal years 20192020 and 20202021. (HB2 CD1)
(S) 4/15/2019- Act 005, 04/12/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1106). SAIKI, LUKE WAM
6 SB512 SD1 HD1
Budget; Department of Transportation; Operating Expenses; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.
Appropriates funds for operating expenses for the department of transportation. (SB512 HD1)
(S) 4/15/2019- Act 006, 04/12/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1107). INOUYE TRN, FIN
7 SB725 SD1
Condominiums; Condominium Associations; Proxies and Ballots; Document Retention
RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
Specifies that a condominium association's proxies and ballots may be destroyed ninety days, rather than thirty days, after an association meeting, unless the election is contested, in which case the documents shall be retained until resolution of the contested election. (SD1)
(S) 4/15/2019- Act 007, 04/12/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1108). SHIMABUKURO, S. Chang, English, Ihara, Keith-Agaran, Kidani, Kim, Nishihara CPC
8 HB165
Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission Package; Final Election Period Report; Candidate Committees; Noncandidate Committees; Contributions and Expenditures; Organizational Report
RELATING TO CAMPAIGN REPORTS.
Requires candidates who do not intend to receive or spend more than $1,000 in an election period to notify the Campaign Spending Commission of this intention by 6/30 of an election year, and noncandidate committees that do not intend to receive or spend more than $1,000 in an election period to notify the Commission of this intention by the 5th day before the due date of the preliminary primary report.
(S) 4/16/2019- Act 008, 04/15/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1109). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) JDC  SB140
9 HB1180 HD1
State Budget; Disaster Relief; Kilauea Eruption; County of Hawaii; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO NATURAL DISASTERS.
Appropriates funds for disaster relief, recovery, mitigation, and remediation activities for the County of Hawaii. Requires reporting of monthly expenditures to the Department of Budget and Finance. (HB1180 HD1)
(S) 4/16/2019- Act 009, 04/16/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1110). SAN BUENAVENTURA, CREAGAN, LOWEN, NAKASHIMA, TARNAS, TODD PSM, WAM  SB1302
10 SB107 SD1
Elections; Absentee Voting; Military-overseas Voting; Validity of Ballot Cast by Voter Who Becomes Ineligible
RELATING TO VOTING.
Provides that the ballot of an absentee or military-overseas voter is valid even if the voter becomes ineligible to vote after casting the ballot. Repeals the requirement that an absentee voter's ballot be deemed invalid if the voter returns the return envelope but dies prior to the opening of polls. (SD1)
(S) 4/22/2019- Act 010, 04/17/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1111). K. RHOADS JUD
11 SB558
Marriage; Civil Union; Name Change
RELATING TO NAMES.
Allows parties to a marriage or civil union to choose any middle or last name to use upon the marriage or civil union.
(S) 4/22/2019- Act 011, 04/17/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1112). K. RHOADS, S. CHANG, Shimabukuro JUD
12 SB325 SD1
Uniform Parentage Act; Artificial Insemination; Consent; Paternity
RELATING TO PARENTAGE.
Clarifies that evidence relating to an alleged parent's consent to an artificial insemination procedure that resulted in the birth of a child may be introduced as evidence relating to paternity. (SD1)
(S) 4/22/2019- Act 012, 04/17/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1113). K. RHOADS JUD  HB1265
13 SB464 SD2
Private Property; Albizia Trees; Control; Safety
RELATING TO PRIVATE PROPERTY.
Authorizes a property owner or agent to enter adjacent property with albizia trees under certain conditions, including consulting with a tree arborist and providing written notice, to control albizia trees before they become hazardous. Provides a defense to criminal prosecution. (SD2)
(S) 4/22/2019- Became law without the Governor's signature, Act 013, 04/17/2019, (Gov. Msg. No. 1114). RUDERMAN, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kanuha, Riviere JUD  HB213
14 SB1288 SD1
Condominiums; Voting; Electronic Voting Device; Associations; Meetings
RELATING TO CONDOMINIUM VOTING.
Permits a condominium board to direct the use of an electronic voting device at any condominium association meeting regardless of whether a secret ballot is used or required. Requires a condominium board to take reasonable steps to ensure secrecy and integrity of the votes, and that an audit trail be available after the meeting. (SD1)
(S) 4/24/2019- Act 014, 04/23/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1115). MORIWAKI, K. RHOADS, Baker, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Fevella, Ihara, Inouye, Kanuha, Nishihara, Riviere, Ruderman, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen CPC, FIN  HB1316
15 SB638 SD1
Unlicensed Manufacture or Sale of Liquor; Penalty; Organized Crime; Racketeering Activity
RELATING TO LIQUOR.
Adds unlicensed sale of liquor and unlicensed manufacture of liquor as offenses for which property is subject to forfeiture and increases the grade of the offense of unlicensed sale of liquor to a class C felony. Amends definitions of "organized crime" and "racketeering activity" to include the unlicensed sale of liquor. (SD1)
(S) 4/24/2019- Act 015, 04/23/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1116). MORIWAKI, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Ihara, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Kim, Riviere JUD, CPC  HB1210
16 SB1211
Insurance; Insurance Commissioner; Forms; Vehicle Protection Product Warrantors; Service Contract Providers
RELATING TO FORMS SUBMITTED TO THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER.
Removes the requirement that a vehicle protection product warrantor and a service contract provider submit to the Insurance Commissioner a copy of each warranty or service contract form proposed for use in the State.
(S) 4/24/2019- Act 016, 04/23/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1117). KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) CPC, FIN  HB985
17 HB114
Income Tax Law; Repeal of Obsolete or Unnecessary Provisions
RELATING TO AMENDING OR REPEALING HAWAII INCOME TAX LAWS FOR THE PURPOSE OF DELETING OBSOLETE OR UNNECESSARY PROVISIONS.
Repeals unnecessary or redundant provisions of the income tax law.
(S) 4/24/2019- Act 017, 04/23/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1118). LUKE, CULLEN WAM
18 HB122
Repeal of Non-General Funds; Juvenile Accountability Block Grant Trust Fund; DOD; Transfer of Balances
RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS.
Abolishes the Juvenile Accountability Block Grant Trust Fund of the Department of Defense and transfers the unencumbered balance to the general fund.
(S) 4/24/2019- Act 018, 04/23/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1119). LUKE, CULLEN WAM
19 HB764
Motor Vehicle Insurance; Brick and Mortar Requirement; Kalawao County
RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE INSURANCE.
Clarifies that the requirement for a motor vehicle insurer to maintain a complete sales and claims service office does not apply to the county of Kalawao.
(S) 4/24/2019- Act 019, 04/23/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1120). TAKUMI, ICHIYAMA CPH  SB543
20 SB380 SD1
Transient Accommodations Tax; Hotel Resort Fees; Gross Rental Proceeds
RELATING TO THE TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX.
Imposes the transient accommodations tax on mandatory resort fees and requires that those fees be included in gross rental or gross rental proceeds. (SD1)
(S) 4/24/2019- Act 020, 04/23/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1121). DELA CRUZ, S. CHANG, KIDANI, Kanuha, Nishihara, Shimabukuro TIA, FIN
21 HB121
Repeal of Non-General Funds; Transfer of Balances; DAGS
RELATED TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS.
Abolishes the Captain Cook memorial fund, custodial services special fund, donations for voter registration drive trust account, and information technology trust fund of the Department of Accounting and General Services and transfers unencumbered balances to the general fund.
(S) 4/24/2019- Act 021, 04/23/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1122). LUKE, CULLEN WAM
22 HB31 HD1
Election Nomination Papers; Voter Information Requirements
RELATING TO ELECTION NOMINATION PAPERS.
Amends the voter information requirements for election nomination papers and the withdrawal of a nominating voter's signature by requiring only the month and date portions of a voter's date of birth. Repeals the social security number requirements. (HB31 HD1)
(S) 4/24/2019- Act 022, 04/23/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1123). BROWER, CACHOLA, HASHEM, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KONG, C. LEE, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, QUINLAN, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKAYAMA, Hashimoto JDC  SB132
23 HB720 HD1
Firearm; Reporting; Lost, Stolen, or Destroyed Firearms; License
RELATING TO FIREARMS.
Requires firearm owners to report lost, stolen, or destroyed firearms. (HB720 HD1)
(S) 4/24/2019- Act 023, 04/24/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1124). C. LEE PSM, JDC
24 HB1053 HD1
DOT; State Civil Identification Cards
RELATING TO STATE IDENTIFICATION CARDS.
Amends the mandatory inscription for civil identification cards to conform with the inscription currently in use. (HB1053 HD1)
(S) 4/26/2019- Act 024, 03/25/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1125). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) TRS, JDC  SB1279
25 HB123 HD2
DOA; Special Fund Repeal; Transfer of Balances
RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS.
Abolishes the Hawaii Department of Agriculture Biocontrol Foreign Exploration Special Fund and transfers the unencumbered balances to the general fund. (HB123 HD2)
(S) 4/26/2019- Act 025, 04/25/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1126). LUKE, CULLEN AEN, WAM
26 HB422
HTA; Contracts; Marketing; Hawaii Convention Center; Authority; Powers
RELATING TO THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY.
Authorizes contracts entered by the Hawaii Tourism Authority for the marketing of all uses of the Hawaii Convention Center to be issued separately from the management, use, operation, or maintenance of the facility.
(S) 4/26/2019- Act 026, 04/25/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1127). ONISHI, HOLT, LUKE, MORIKAWA, Brower, DeCoite, Okimoto EET, WAM
27 SB1325
Condominiums; Associations; Investment
RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
Clarifies that condominium associations may invest in government money market funds.
(S) 4/26/2019- Act 027, 04/25/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1128). KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) CPC, FIN  HB763
28 HB1561 HD1 SD2
Agribusiness Development Corporation; Operating Budget; Audit; Reporting; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO AGRIBUSINESS DEVELOPMENT.
Appropriates funds for the fiscal biennium 2019-2021 operating budget of the Agribusiness Development Corporation (ADC). Requires the Auditor to conduct a performance audit of the ADC. Appropriates funds for the Auditor to contract with an accounting firm to conduct a financial audit of the ADC. Requires the ADC to annually report and post on its website specified information. Appropriates funds for an environmental assessment and appraisal of certain real property. Effective 6/28/2019. (SD2)
(S) 4/29/2019- Act 028, 04/26/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1129). CREAGAN, LUKE AEN, WAM
29 SB812 SD1 HD2
DCCA; Operating Budget Special Funds; Fees ($)
RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS.
Establishes the operating budget for certain programs of the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs. Establishes or amends certain special fund ceilings and provides for suspension or refund of fees if the ceiling is exceeded. (SB812 HD2)
(S) 4/29/2019- Act 029, 04/26/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1130). BAKER IAC, FIN
30 SB491 SD2 HD2
Budget; Department of Agriculture; Operating Expenses; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE.
Appropriates funds for operating expenses of the Department of Agriculture. Effective on 6/28/2019. (SB491 HD2)
(S) 4/29/2019- Act 030, 04/26/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1131). GABBARD AGR, FIN
31 SB1378 SD1 HD1
Certificates; Registration; Ownership; Chassis; Containers
RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
Clarifies that owners of chassis used for transporting shipping containers are exempt from the requirement to keep a certificate of registration within the chassis. Authorizes these businesses to keep the original certificate of registration, motor vehicle identification card, certificate of insurance, and certificate of inspection at their principal place of business within the State and specifies that it is not a requirement to keep the original or copy of these documents on the chassis. (SB1378 HD1)
(S) 4/29/2019- Act 031, 04/26/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1132). INOUYE, KIDANI, Baker, Dela Cruz, English, Kanuha, Nishihara, Shimabukuro TRN, CPC, FIN
32 SB1033 SD2 HD2
Licensure; Midwives; DCCA; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO THE LICENSURE OF MIDWIVES.
Establishes licensure of midwives. Temporarily exempts birth attendants and exempts Native Hawaiian healers from licensure requirements. Establishes task force. Appropriates funds. (SB1033 HD2)
(S) 5/1/2019- Act 032, 04/30/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1133). BAKER, S. CHANG, DELA CRUZ, FEVELLA, GABBARD, INOUYE, J.KEOHOKALOLE, KIDANI, KIM, NISHIHARA, L. THIELEN, English, Kanuha, Kouchi, Riviere, Shimabukuro HLT, FIN  HB490
33 HB456 HD2 SD2 CD1
Department of Public Safety; Maui Community Correctional Center; Appropriation ($)
RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
Appropriates funds for the immediate needs of Maui Community Correctional Center. Exempts the funds appropriated for the immediate needs of Maui Community Correctional Center from the procurement code. Appropriates funds for six months of housing costs for two hundred forty-eight inmates at Saguaro Correctional Center in Arizona and for costs to return the inmates to Hawaii. (HB456 CD1)
(S) 5/14/2019- Act 033, 05/13/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1134). YAMANE, AQUINO, CULLEN, ICHIYAMA, TAKAYAMA PSM/JDC, WAM
34 SB1188 SD1 HD1 CD1
Emergency Appropriation; Hawaii Community Development Authority ($)
MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION TO THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY.
Makes an emergency appropriation to provide funds for the Hawaii Community Development Authority for its payroll, fringe benefits, and administrative costs. (CD1)
(S) 5/15/2019- Act 034, 05/15/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1135). KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, FIN  HB961