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Puna
Senator Joy A. San Buenaventura of District 2, Puna is a product of the Hawaii public school system. She attended Lunalilo Elementary School, Washington Intermediate School and graduated from McKinley High School. After graduating from high school, Senator San Buenaventura and her family moved to Las Vegas where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. In Las Vegas, she worked at the Environmental Protection Agency as a computer programmer and with Reynolds Electrical Engineering as a law clerk. Senator San Buenaventura went on to receive her Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.

The Senator was a lecturer of business law at the University of Hawaii at Hilo; and in 1991, she was appointed Per Diem District Court Judge, making her the youngest judge in Hawaii at the age of 32. In one of her earlier court-appointed cases, she represented the first geothermal protesters opposing the proposed geothermal well at Wao Kele O Puna. In 1992 she was the first attorney to prosecute and settle a breast implant case in the State of Hawaii. In 2013-2014 she was honored to have taken three of her clients' cases to the highest court in the State of Hawaii, the Hawaii Supreme Court; and won all three petitions for writ of certiorari. Senator San Buenaventura volunteers her time helping the public's access to the courts through the Judiciary's Self-Help Center.

Senator San Buenaventura was first elected to office as the Hawaii State Representative of District 4 in 2014. She was then elected to the Hawaii State Senate, District 2 seat in 2020. She is the Chair of the Senate committee on Human Services and a member of the Government Operations and Judiciary committees. In 2019 she received the Healthcare Association of Hawaii's Legislator of the Year Award. In 2021, she was awarded the Women of Excellence award from the National Foundation for Women Legislators and the Legislative Champions Award from Mental Health America.

Senator San Buenaventura has been a 30-year resident of Hawaii Island and currently lives in a photovoltaic powered home in Hawaiian Paradise Park with her husband, "Weldin" Sheldon Lehman.
EXPERIENCE:
• State Senate, District 2 (Puna) from 2021-present
• Chair, Committee on Health and Human Services
• Member, Committee on Government Operations
• Member, Committee on Judiciary
• Per Diem District Court Judge 1991-1995
• Lecturer, UH-Hilo Business law 1986-1987
• Attorney since 1985 to present, having successfully argued in front of the Hawaii Supreme Court, winning 3 out of 3 Petitions for Writ of Certiorari

EDUCATION:
• J.D. from University of California, Hastings College of the Law
• B.Sci. from University of Nevada, Las Vegas
• McKinley High School graduate

COMMUNITY:
• Volunteer attorney with Self-Help Center
• Volunteer mediator with Ku'ikahi Mediation Center
• Member of Hawaii State Bar Association
• Member of Hawaii County Bar Association
• Current member of Hawaii Photo Shooters
• Former president and former member of Hilo Photography Club


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 2023 Allowance Report
 Measures Introduced in 2023
Measure and Title
SB95
RELATING TO CHILD SUPPORT.
SB101 SD1
MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO IMPLEMENT THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE TASK FORCE ON MOBILITY MANAGEMENT, ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO ACT 214, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2013.
SB109 SD1 HD1 CD1
RELATING TO GENDER-NEUTRAL TERMINOLOGY.
SB110 SD1 HD1 CD1
RELATING TO GENDER-NEUTRAL TERMINOLOGY.
SB161 SD1
RELATING TO MENTAL HEALTH.
SB162 SD2 HD2 CD1
RELATING TO DENTISTRY LICENSES.
SB163 SD1
RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB164 SD2 HD1
RELATING TO LOAN REPAYMENT FOR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS.
SB165
RELATING TO PHARMACISTS.
SB310
RELATING TO CHILDREN AND FAMILY OF INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS.
SB311
RELATING TO CHILD CARE.
SB312 SD1
RELATING TO CHILD CARE WORKERS.
SB313
RELATING TO THE STATE REHABILITATION COUNCIL.
SB314 SD2
RELATING TO NURSING FACILITIES.
SB315 SD1
RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION.
SB316 HD2
RELATING TO DOGS.
SB317 SD1
RELATING TO THE AUDIOLOGY AND SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY INTERSTATE COMPACT.
SB318 SD2 HD1 CD1
RELATING TO FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDERS.
SB319 SD1
RELATING TO THE RECOGNITION OF EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PERSONNEL LICENSURE INTERSTATE COMPACT.
SB320 SD1 HD1
RELATING TO THE PSYCHOLOGY INTERJURISDICTIONAL COMPACT.
SB321 SD1
RELATING TO THE ADVANCED PRACTICE REGISTERED NURSE COMPACT.
SB322 SD1
RELATING TO THE INTERSTATE LICENSED PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS COMPACT.
SB323 SD1
RELATING TO THE OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY LICENSURE COMPACT.
SB395 SD1 HD1
RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS.
SB396
RELATING TO RENT-TO-OWN CONTRACTS.
SB397 SD2 HD1
RELATING TO PROFESSIONAL MEDICAID SERVICES.
SB398 SD1 HD2
RELATING TO CHILD WELFARE.
SB399
RELATING TO CHILDREN.
SB400 SD1
RELATING TO PROPERTY FORFEITURE.
SB401
RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB402
RELATING TO COMMON INTEREST COMMUNITIES.
SB403 SD1 HD1
RELATING TO CORAL.
SB404 SD2 HD2 CD1
RELATING TO THE HOSPITAL SUSTAINABILITY PROGRAM.
SB405
RELATING TO CESSPOOLS.
SB406 SD1 HD2
RELATING TO CHILD VISITATION.
SB407 SD1
RELATING TO CHILD PROTECTION.
SB408
RELATING TO CAMPAIGN SPENDING.
SB462
RELATING TO ATTACHMENT AND EXECUTION.
SB463 SD2 HD1
RELATING TO PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT.
SB464
RELATING TO MARIJUANA.
SB465 SD2 HD1
RELATING TO MEDICAL CANNABIS.
SB466 SD1
RELATING TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE.
SB467 SD1
PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE II OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII.
SB516 SD1 HD2 CD1
RELATING TO HEMP.
SB599 SD1 HD2 CD1
RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB600
RELATING TO BREAST CANCER SCREENING.
SB601 SD1
RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS FOR NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATIONS THAT PROVIDE HEALTH CARE FACILITIES TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC.
SB602 SD2 HD1 CD1
RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB603
RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB604
RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB605
RELATING TO THE HAWAII SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF AND BLIND.
SB606 SD2
RELATING TO HEARING AIDS.
SB607
RELATING TO ACCESS TO INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS.
SB608 SD1
RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
SB609 SD1
RELATING TO HEARING AIDS.
SB610
RELATING TO AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE.
SB611
RELATING TO TELECOMMUNICATIONS ACCESS FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH PRINT DISABILITIES.
SB612 SD1 HD1
RELATING TO SERVICE ANIMALS.
SB613
RELATING TO LEGISLATIVE ACCESS THROUGH REMOTE TESTIMONY.
SB614 SD1
RELATING TO THE NEIGHBOR ISLANDS BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED SERVICE PILOT PROGRAM.
SB667 SD2 HD1
RELATING TO NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS.
SB668 SD2 HD1
RELATING TO THE PHYSICAL THERAPY COMPACT.
SB669 SD2
RELATING TO CANNABIS.
SB670
RELATING TO THE NURSE LICENSURE COMPACT.
SB671 SD1 HD1
RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB672 SD1
RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB673 SD1 HD1
RELATING TO MEDICAL CANNABIS.
SB674 SD1 HD2 CD1
RELATING TO THE INTERSTATE MEDICAL LICENSURE COMPACT.
SB675
RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB676
RELATING TO LIQUOR.
SB677 SD1
RELATING TO PRESCRIPTIVE AUTHORITY FOR CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGISTS.
SB678
RELATING TO THE CONVEYANCE TAX.
SB679
RELATING TO ORAL HEALTH.
SB684
RELATING TO TELEPHONIC SERVICES.
SB811 SD2 HD2 CD1
RELATING TO DEMOGRAPHIC DATA.
SB845 SD1
RELATING TO ACUPUNCTURE.
SB881 SD1
RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB890
RELATING TO HEALTH CARE.
SB891 SD1
RELATING TO MENSTRUAL PRODUCTS.
SB892
RELATING TO HEALTH CARE.
SB893
RELATING TO HEALTH CARE.
SB894 SD2 HD2 CD1
RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF WELLNESS AND RESILIENCE.
SB895
RELATING TO HEALTH DATA SHARING.
SB896 SD1
RELATING TO REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CARE.
SB897
PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO PROVIDE INDIVIDUALS WITH THE RIGHT TO MARRY ANY HUMAN BEING AND FOR THAT RIGHT NOT TO BE ABRIDGED BY THE STATE.
SB898 SD2 HD1 CD1
RELATING TO KUPUNA HOUSING.
SB899
RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB901
RELATING TO CARE FACILITY INSPECTIONS.
SB902 SD1
RELATING TO CAREGIVERS.
SB957
RELATING TO MOBILITY MANAGEMENT.
SB958
RELATING TO SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY.
SB1019
RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB1043
RELATING TO CANNABIS.
SB1051
RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT.
SB1091 SD2
RELATING TO THE COUNTIES.
SB1118
RELATING TO GENERAL EXCISE TAX.
SB1151 SD2 HD1 CD1
RELATING TO THE HAWAII COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROMISE PROGRAM.
SB1152
RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB1166 SD2 HD2 CD1
RELATING TO THE RENEWAL OF DRIVER'S LICENSES.
SB1167 SD1
PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION TO PROTECT INDIVIDUAL REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS.
SB1168
RELATING TO EXPUNGEMENT OF CRIMINAL RECORDS.
SB1175
RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB1183
RELATING TO TOURISM.
SB1210
RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB1211
RELATING TO THE CHILD WELFARE SERVICES.
SB1212 SD1
RELATING TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE.
SB1213
RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB1214
RELATING TO ELECTRONIC SMOKING DEVICES.
SB1215 SD2 HD1
RELATING TO HEALTHCARE PRECEPTORS.
SB1419
RELATING TO THE HAWAII HEALTHY AGING PARTNERSHIP.
SB1442 SD2 HD2
RELATING TO OHANA ZONES.
SB1443
RELATING TO ASTHMA.
SB1444
RELATING TO MENTAL HEALTH.
SB1445
RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB1470 SD2
RELATING TO CORRECTIONS.
SB1478 SD1 HD1
RELATING TO OFFENSIVE CYBERSECURITY.
SB1487
RELATING TO MAMAKI TEA.
SB1491
RELATING TO REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CARE SERVICES.
SB1503
RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB1526
RELATING TO REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CARE.
SB1527 SD2 HD1 CD1
RELATING TO ADDRESS CONFIDENTIALITY.
SB1528
PROPOSING A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO PROTECT THE RIGHT TO REPRODUCTIVE FREEDOM.
SB1529
RELATING TO FERAL GAME MAMMALS.
SB1542
RELATING TO WEAPON SAFETY.
SB1552 SD2 HD1 CD1
RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
SB1553
RELATING TO THE COCONUT RHINOCEROS BEETLE PROGRAM.
SB1555
RELATING TO GENERAL EXCISE TAX.
SB1577 SD1 HD1
RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS.
SB1590
RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB1594 SD2 HD1
RELATING TO CRISIS INTERVENTION.
SB1607
RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES.
SCR18 SD1 HD1
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL ASSESSMENT OF PROPOSED MANDATORY HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR VARIOUS SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CARE SERVICES.
SCR23
REQUESTING THE STATE OF HAWAII TO RECOGNIZE THE FOURTH SATURDAY OF EVERY SEPTEMBER AS "TRASH FISHING DAY".
SCR28
DESIGNATING THE MONTH OF MARCH AS HAWAII KIDNEY AWARENESS MONTH.
SCR29
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL ASSESSMENT OF PROPOSED MANDATORY HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR SERVICES PROVIDED BY PHARMACISTS.
SCR30 SD1
REQUESTING EACH COUNTY TO ADOPT AN ORDINANCE REQUIRING, AS A CONDITION OF ITS APPROVAL OF A SUBDIVISION OR ISSUANCE OF A BUILDING PERMIT FOR ANY NEW STRUCTURE OR UNIT WITHIN A STRUCTURE, THE SUBDIVIDER OR DEVELOPER TO OBTAIN ASSURANCE OF MAIL DELIVERY TO EACH PARCEL.
SCR32 SD1
REQUESTING THE DISABILITY AND COMMUNICATION ACCESS BOARD TO CONVENE AN AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER WORKFORCE WORKING GROUP FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROMOTING THE INCREASE OF AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETERS IN THE STATE.
SCR36
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO RECOGNIZE AND ADDRESS THE INEQUITABLE LOCATION OF MENTAL HEALTH FACILITIES AND CLEAN AND SOBER HOMES ACROSS THE ISLAND OF OAHU.
SCR38
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE TO PRIORITIZE EFFORTS TO STRENGTHEN HAWAII'S REPRODUCTIVE CARE WORKFORCE, PARTICULARLY FOR RURAL AND REMOTE AREAS OF THE STATE.
SCR39
URGING THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO PREPARE A FEASIBILITY PLAN FOR THE TRANSITION OF THE MANAGEMENT OF THE MAKUA MILITARY RESERVATION TO THE STATE FROM THE UNITED STATES ARMY UPON THE EXPIRATION OF GENERAL LEASE NUMBER S-3848.
SCR41
DESIGNATING HAWAII'S CORAL REEFS AS CRITICAL NATURAL INFRASTRUCTURE AND STRONGLY SUPPORTING NATURE-BASED SOLUTIONS SUCH AS CORAL REEF RESTORATION FOR RISK REDUCTION.
SCR42
REQUESTING THE BLOOD BANK OF HAWAII TO EXPEDITE THE PROCESS OF REMOVING THE DEFERRAL FOR INDIVIDUALS PREVIOUSLY CONSIDERED TO BE EXPOSED TO CREUTZFELDT-JAKOB DISEASE AND VARIANT CREUTZFELDT-JAKOB DISEASE TO ASSIST WITH THE URGENT DEMAND FOR BLOOD IN THE STATE.
SCR44 SD1
URGING THE HAWAII EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY TO INCLUDE IN ALL LIVE AND RECORDED EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM VIDEO BROADCASTS, AN ON-SCREEN INTERPRETER DISSEMINATING THE EMERGENCY INFORMATION IN AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE AT ALL TIMES, INCLUDING DURING GRAPHIC PRESENTATIONS.
SCR45
URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO DEVELOP AND ENFORCE NON-SEX-SEGREGATED DRESS CODES FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL FORMAL EVENTS.
SCR46
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO CONVENE A FERAL GAME MAMMAL WORKING GROUP TO FIND, SOLICIT, AND DISTRIBUTE GRANTS FOR THE CONTROL OF FERAL GAME MAMMALS.
SCR47
URGING THE MEMBERS OF HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO MONITOR THE ALLIANCE FOR HIPPOCRATIC MEDICINE V. U.S. FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION AND TAKE ACTION TO LIMIT THE CASE FROM FURTHER RESTRICTING ACCESS TO SAFE ABORTION OPTIONS.
SCR61
REQUESTING THE HAWAII CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION AND EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING TO STUDY THE PREVALENCE OF AGE DISCRIMINATION IN HIRING APPLICANTS OVER THE AGE OF SIXTY.
SCR64 SD1
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH'S SOLID WASTE SECTION TO DEVELOP A PLAN OF INITIATIVES FOR IMPROVED WASTE DIVERSION BY WORKING WITH THE COUNTIES TO ADDRESS EACH COUNTY'S UNIQUE NEEDS ACCORDING TO ITS GEOGRAPHY, POPULATION, AND INDUSTRY MAKE-UP.
SCR65
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO PARTNER WITH THE HAWAII STATE TEACHERS' ASSOCIATION AND TEACHER EDUCATION PROGRAMS AT LOCAL UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES TO PROVIDE PATHWAYS FOR SCHOOL SUPPORT PERSONNEL TO BECOME FULL-TIME TEACHERS.
SCR67
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR'S COORDINATOR ON HOMELESSNESS TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE COST OF PROGRAMS AND SERVICES NECESSARY TO END CHRONIC HOMELESSNESS BY 2030.
SCR84 SD1
REQUESTING THAT THE CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER REVIEW WHETHER ALL DEPARTMENTS, AGENCIES, AND OFFICES OF THE STATE HAVE UP-TO-DATE TECHNOLOGY TO REDUCE CYBER THREATS AND HELP PROTECT THE STATE AGAINST CYBERATTACKS.
SCR85 SD1
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF MEDICAL CANNABIS CONTROL AND REGULATION, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE CHAIRPERSONS OF THE SENATE STANDING COMMITTEE ON HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AND HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES STANDING COMMITTEE ON HEALTH AND HOMELESSNESS, TO CONVENE THE MEDICAL AND ADULT USE CANNABIS WORKING GROUP TO RESEARCH, DEVELOP, AND FINALIZE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE CREATION OF A DUAL USE REGULATORY SYSTEM ALLOWING ACCESS TO MEDICAL CANNABIS AND CANNABIS FOR ADULT USE.
SCR86
RECOGNIZING AND SUPPORTING ONGOING COLLABORATIVE EFFORTS TO IMPLEMENT A STATEWIDE STRATEGY TO ELIMINATE VIRAL HEPATITIS TYPES A, B, AND C IN HAWAII.
SCR87 HD1
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO PROVIDE MENSTRUAL PRODUCTS AT NO COST IN STATE BUILDINGS UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES THAT ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND CONTAIN PUBLIC RESTROOMS.
SCR88
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF WELLNESS AND RESILIENCE ESTABLISH THE MALAMA OHANA WORKING GROUP TO IDENTIFY, DESIGN, AND RECOMMEND TRANSFORMATIVE CHANGES TO THE STATE'S CHILD WELFARE SYSTEM.
SCR91 SD1 HD1
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE EXISTING PROCEDURES FOR THE ADOPTION OF THE STATE BUILDING CODE.
SCR92 HD1
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, AND THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU, TO CREATE A WORKING GROUP TO IDENTIFY SOLUTIONS TO MITIGATE AND CONTROL THE SIGNIFICANT INCREASE IN THE POPULATION OF FERAL CHICKENS AND ROOSTERS ACROSS THE ISLAND OF O‘AHU.
SCR94 SD1
URGING RETAIL STORES AND PHARMACIES DOING BUSINESS IN THE STATE TO ADOPT A POLICY ON A NATIONAL AND LOCAL LEVEL GUARANTEEING AN INDIVIDUAL'S UNHINDERED ACCESS TO ALL UNITED STATES FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION-APPROVED CONTRACEPTIVES.
SCR98 SD1
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES, AND HAWAII STATE ENERGY OFFICE TO COLLABORATE TO DEVELOP, IMPLEMENT, ADMINISTER, AND MANAGE VARIOUS TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM PROGRAMS AT PUBLIC FACILITIES THAT INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO CONSTRUCTION OR CONVERSION OF PARKING STALLS TO ACCOMMODATE ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING, SECURE BICYCLE STORAGE LOCKERS, AND PARKING STALL SHARING BETWEEN PUBLIC EMPLOYEES.
SCR100 HD1
REQUESTING THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS TO COLLABORATE WITH THE OFFICE OF VETERANS' SERVICES TO PLAN AND CONSTRUCT MEMORIALS TO HONOR THE SACRIFICES AND CONTRIBUTIONS OF VETERANS FROM HAWAII.
SCR105
URGING THE OFFICE OF PLANNING AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT TO DEVELOP A FOOD RESILIENCY PLAN FOR STATE OF EMERGENCIES CAUSED BY DISASTERS.
SCR107
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU'S CRISIS OUTREACH RESPONSE AND ENGAGEMENT PROGRAM TO PROVIDE REGULAR CARE AND SERVICES TO INDIVIDUALS EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS IN THE CENTRAL OAHU, NORTH SHORE, LEEWARD, AND WINDWARD REGIONS OF OAHU ON A REGULAR ROTATING SCHEDULE.
SCR111
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL ASSESSMENT OF PROPOSED MANDATORY HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR VARIOUS SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CARE SERVICES.
SCR112
REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE CENTER FOR NURSING TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY AND IMPACT OF THE STATE ADOPTING THE NURSE LICENSURE COMPACT.
SCR114
RECOGNIZING AUGUST 8, 2023, AS HAWAIIAN HONEYCREEPERS CELEBRATION DAY.
SCR124
URGING THE REAL ESTATE COMMISSION TO DEVELOP POLICIES AND PROGRAMS TO INFORM AND EDUCATE CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION OWNERS AND BOARD MEMBERS OF CERTAIN MATTERS TO PROMOTE THE EFFICIENT ADMINISTRATION OF CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATIONS.
SCR125
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION CREATE A SIMPLIFIED N-11 FORM FOR USE BY INDIVIDUALS WITHOUT TAXABLE INCOME THAT IS SUBJECT TO STATE INCOME TAX.
SCR129
REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF FINANCE TO EXPRESSLY CONSIDER THE AMOUNT OF LOANS WITH FAVORABLE TERMS THAT A DEPOSITORY HAS ISSUED TO DEVELOPERS OF HOUSING FOR HAWAII RESIDENTS WHEN EVALUATING THE BENEFICIAL EFFECTS TO THE STATE OF USING THAT DEPOSITORY, IN ADDITION TO THE EXISTING REQUIREMENTS TO CONSIDER FACTORS SUCH AS SAFETY, LIQUIDITY, AND YIELD OFFERED ON DEPOSITS.
SCR130
URGING THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO REVISE THE PRIORITIZATION AND EVALUATION AND RANKING CRITERIA FOR ITS ALLOCATION OF LOW-INCOME HOUSING TAX CREDITS AND AWARDS FROM THE RENTAL HOUSING REVOLVING FUND.
SCR131 SD1 HD1
REQUESTING THE REGULATED INDUSTRIES COMPLAINTS OFFICE TO REPORT THE ITEMIZED TOTAL AMOUNT OF FINES OR JUDGMENTS COLLECTED AND UNCOLLECTED EACH YEAR, AND TO INCLUDE THAT INFORMATION IN THE DIRECTOR OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS' ANNUAL COMPLIANCE RESOLUTION FUND REPORT.
SCR132
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES' MED-QUEST DIVISION TO TAKE STEPS NECESSARY TO ENSURE THAT ADEQUATE PROVIDER RATES ARE ESTABLISHED FOR APPLIED BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS SERVICES.
SCR133
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A THERAPEUTIC PSILOCYBIN WORKING GROUP.
SCR160
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO FILE A REQUEST WITH THE CENTERS FOR MEDICARE AND MEDICAID SERVICES TO AMEND THE STATE'S EXISTING SECTION 1115 DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM TO IMPLEMENT A HOUSING AND HEALTH OPPORTUNITIES DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM TO ENABLE DIRECT HOUSING COSTS FOR MEDICAID RECIPIENTS TO BE COVERED BY THE FEDERAL FINANCIAL PARTICIPATION FOR MEDICAID.
SCR161
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO RENAME NOELANI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TO PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA NOELANI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN HONOR OF UNITED STATES PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA.
SCR163
URGING THE HAWAII SISTER-STATE COMMITTEE TO RECOMMEND THE INITIATION OF A SISTER-STATE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HAWAII AND FUJIAN PROVINCE.
SCR186
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND HAWAI‘I ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS TO EXPAND THE REVITALIZATION OF THE FUTURE FARMERS OF AMERICA AND 4-H YOUTH PROGRAMS TO SUPPORT PATHWAYS TO AGRICULTURE CAREERS IN HAWAII.
SCR187
URGING THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE OF THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO ISSUE ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR THE GUS SCHUMACHER NUTRITION INCENTIVE PROGRAM TO PROVIDE MATCHING FUNDS FOR THE EXPANSION OF THE STATE DOUBLE UP FOOD BUCKS PROGRAM TO ALL APPROVED SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM RETAIL OUTLETS THROUGHOUT THE STATE.
SCR189
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO UPDATE ITS MISSION STATEMENT TO INCLUDE LOCAL FOOD PRODUCTION TO SUPPLY LOCAL COMMUNITY CONSUMPTION, AND TO FEATURE THE MISSION STATEMENT MORE PROMINENTLY ON ITS WEBSITE AND APPROPRIATE PUBLICATIONS.
SCR197
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE DIRECTOR OF THE COURTS OF THE HAWAII STATE JUDICIARY TO COLLECT, COMPILE, AND SHARE DATA ON THE ASSESSMENT OF FEES, COURT COSTS, FINES, AND RESTITUTION IN CASES AGAINST MINORS.
SCR203
RATIFYING A PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES GIVING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES POWER TO LIMIT, REGULATE, AND PROHIBIT THE LABOR OF PERSONS UNDER EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE.
SCR204
STRONGLY URGING THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES TO ADOPT A FORMAL ETHICS CODE FOR THE JUSTICES.
SCR205
REQUESTING THE JUDICIARY TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING EXISTING PROCEDURES OF THE HAWAII PAROLING AUTHORITY SETTING THE MINIMUM TERMS OF IMPRISONMENT.
SCR219 SD1 HD1
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES ADOPT ADMINISTRATIVE RULES REGULATING VESSEL SPEED NEAR HUMPBACK WHALES.
SCR226 SD1
URGING THE UNITED STATES INDO-PACIFIC COMMAND TO MORE PROACTIVELY COMBAT VIOLENCE AGAINST CIVILIAN WOMEN AND CHILDREN IN HAWAI‘I BY MAKING A ZERO-TOLERANCE COMMITMENT, SHARING GENDERBASED VIOLENCE PREVALENCE DATA WITH THE STATE GOVERNMENT, AND LAUNCHING AN ANTI-COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION PROGRAM ACROSS ALL HAWAI‘I MILITARY INSTALLATIONS.
SR18
REQUESTING THE STATE OF HAWAII TO RECOGNIZE THE FOURTH SATURDAY OF EVERY SEPTEMBER AS "TRASH FISHING DAY".
SR24 SD1
REQUESTING EACH COUNTY TO ADOPT AN ORDINANCE REQUIRING, AS A CONDITION OF ITS APPROVAL OF A SUBDIVISION OR ISSUANCE OF A BUILDING PERMIT FOR ANY NEW STRUCTURE OR UNIT WITHIN A STRUCTURE, THE SUBDIVIDER OR DEVELOPER TO OBTAIN ASSURANCE OF MAIL DELIVERY TO EACH PARCEL.
SR26 SD1
REQUESTING THE DISABILITY AND COMMUNICATION ACCESS BOARD TO CONVENE AN AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER WORKFORCE WORKING GROUP FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROMOTING THE INCREASE OF AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETERS IN THE STATE.
SR30 SD1
URGING THE STATE AND CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO RECOGNIZE AND ADDRESS THE INEQUITABLE LOCATION OF MENTAL HEALTH FACILITIES, CLEAN AND SOBER HOMES, HOMELESS SHELTERS, AND OTHER SUPPORTIVE LIVING HOMES ACROSS THE ISLAND OF OAHU.
SR32
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE TO PRIORITIZE EFFORTS TO STRENGTHEN HAWAII'S REPRODUCTIVE CARE WORKFORCE, PARTICULARLY FOR RURAL AND REMOTE AREAS OF THE STATE.
SR33
URGING THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO PREPARE A FEASIBILITY PLAN FOR THE TRANSITION OF THE MANAGEMENT OF THE MAKUA MILITARY RESERVATION TO THE STATE FROM THE UNITED STATES ARMY UPON THE EXPIRATION OF GENERAL LEASE NUMBER S-3848.
SR35
DESIGNATING HAWAII'S CORAL REEFS AS CRITICAL NATURAL INFRASTRUCTURE AND STRONGLY SUPPORTING NATURE-BASED SOLUTIONS SUCH AS CORAL REEF RESTORATION FOR RISK REDUCTION.
SR39 SD1
URGING THE HAWAII EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY TO INCLUDE IN ALL LIVE AND RECORDED EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM VIDEO BROADCASTS, AN ON-SCREEN INTERPRETER DISSEMINATING THE EMERGENCY INFORMATION IN AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE AT ALL TIMES, INCLUDING DURING GRAPHIC PRESENTATIONS.
SR40
URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO DEVELOP AND ENFORCE NON-SEX-SEGREGATED DRESS CODES FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL FORMAL EVENTS.
SR41
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO CONVENE A FERAL GAME MAMMAL WORKING GROUP TO FIND, SOLICIT, AND DISTRIBUTE GRANTS FOR THE CONTROL OF FERAL GAME MAMMALS.
SR42
URGING THE MEMBERS OF HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO MONITOR THE ALLIANCE FOR HIPPOCRATIC MEDICINE V. U.S. FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION AND TAKE ACTION TO LIMIT THE CASE FROM FURTHER RESTRICTING ACCESS TO SAFE ABORTION OPTIONS.
SR55
REQUESTING THE HAWAII CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION AND EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING TO STUDY THE PREVALENCE OF AGE DISCRIMINATION IN HIRING APPLICANTS OVER THE AGE OF SIXTY.
SR58
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO PARTNER WITH THE HAWAII STATE TEACHERS' ASSOCIATION AND TEACHER EDUCATION PROGRAMS AT LOCAL UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES TO PROVIDE PATHWAYS FOR SCHOOL SUPPORT PERSONNEL TO BECOME FULL-TIME TEACHERS.
SR60
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR'S COORDINATOR ON HOMELESSNESS TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE COST OF PROGRAMS AND SERVICES NECESSARY TO END CHRONIC HOMELESSNESS BY 2030.
SR75 SD1
REQUESTING THAT THE CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER REVIEW WHETHER ALL DEPARTMENTS, AGENCIES, AND OFFICES OF THE STATE HAVE UP-TO-DATE TECHNOLOGY TO REDUCE CYBER THREATS AND HELP PROTECT THE STATE AGAINST CYBERATTACKS.
SR76 SD1
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF MEDICAL CANNABIS CONTROL AND REGULATION, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE CHAIRPERSONS OF THE SENATE STANDING COMMITTEE ON HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AND HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES STANDING COMMITTEE ON HEALTH AND HOMELESSNESS, TO CONVENE THE MEDICAL AND ADULT USE CANNABIS WORKING GROUP TO RESEARCH, DEVELOP, AND FINALIZE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE CREATION OF A DUAL USE REGULATORY SYSTEM ALLOWING ACCESS TO MEDICAL CANNABIS AND CANNABIS FOR ADULT USE.
SR77
RECOGNIZING AND SUPPORTING ONGOING COLLABORATIVE EFFORTS TO IMPLEMENT A STATEWIDE STRATEGY TO ELIMINATE VIRAL HEPATITIS TYPES A, B, AND C IN HAWAII.
SR78
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO PROVIDE MENSTRUAL PRODUCTS AT NO COST IN STATE BUILDINGS UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES THAT ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND CONTAIN PUBLIC RESTROOMS.
SR79
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF WELLNESS AND RESILIENCE ESTABLISH THE MALAMA OHANA WORKING GROUP TO IDENTIFY, DESIGN, AND RECOMMEND TRANSFORMATIVE CHANGES TO THE STATE'S CHILD WELFARE SYSTEM.
SR80
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, OFFICE OF PLANNING AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, AND DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO JOINTLY EVALUATE EXISTING INFRASTRUCTURE TO DETERMINE CURRENT SEWER CAPACITIES AND PROJECTED FUTURE CAPACITY NEEDS FOR DEVELOPMENT ALONG TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT SPECIAL DISTRICTS.
SR84 SD1
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE EXISTING PROCEDURES FOR THE ADOPTION OF THE STATE BUILDING CODE.
SR85
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU, AND THE COUNTY OF HAWAII, TO COLLABORATE TO ESTABLISH AND IMPLEMENT A FIVE-YEAR PILOT PROGRAM TO MITIGATE AND CONTROL THE SIGNIFICANT INCREASE IN THE POPULATION OF FERAL CHICKENS, ROOSTERS, AND PIGS.
SR87
URGING RETAIL STORES AND PHARMACIES DOING BUSINESS IN THE STATE TO ADOPT A POLICY ON A NATIONAL AND LOCAL LEVEL GUARANTEEING AN INDIVIDUAL'S UNHINDERED ACCESS TO ALL UNITED STATES FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION-APPROVED CONTRACEPTIVES.
SR91 SD1
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES, AND HAWAII STATE ENERGY OFFICE TO COLLABORATE TO DEVELOP, IMPLEMENT, ADMINISTER, AND MANAGE VARIOUS TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM PROGRAMS AT PUBLIC FACILITIES THAT INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO CONSTRUCTION OR CONVERSION OF PARKING STALLS TO ACCOMMODATE ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING, SECURE BICYCLE STORAGE LOCKERS, AND PARKING STALL SHARING BETWEEN PUBLIC EMPLOYEES.
SR94
URGING THE OFFICE OF PLANNING AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT TO DEVELOP A FOOD RESILIENCY PLAN FOR STATE OF EMERGENCIES CAUSED BY DISASTERS.
SR96
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU'S CRISIS OUTREACH RESPONSE AND ENGAGEMENT PROGRAM TO PROVIDE REGULAR CARE AND SERVICES TO INDIVIDUALS EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS IN THE CENTRAL OAHU, NORTH SHORE, LEEWARD, AND WINDWARD REGIONS OF OAHU ON A REGULAR ROTATING SCHEDULE.
SR102
RATIFYING A PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES GIVING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES POWER TO LIMIT, REGULATE, AND PROHIBIT THE LABOR OF PERSONS UNDER EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE.
SR103
STRONGLY URGING THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES TO ADOPT A FORMAL ETHICS CODE FOR THE JUSTICES.
SR104
REQUESTING THE JUDICIARY TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING EXISTING PROCEDURES OF THE HAWAII PAROLING AUTHORITY SETTING THE MINIMUM TERMS OF IMPRISONMENT.
SR107
RECOGNIZING AUGUST 8, 2023, AS HAWAIIAN HONEYCREEPERS CELEBRATION DAY.
SR110
REQUESTING THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS TO COLLABORATE WITH THE OFFICE OF VETERANS' SERVICES TO PLAN AND CONSTRUCT MEMORIALS TO HONOR THE SACRIFICES AND CONTRIBUTIONS OF VETERANS FROM HAWAII.
SR117
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL ASSESSMENT OF PROPOSED MANDATORY HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR VARIOUS SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CARE SERVICES.
SR118
REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE CENTER FOR NURSING TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY AND IMPACT OF THE STATE ADOPTING THE NURSE LICENSURE COMPACT.
SR130
URGING THE REAL ESTATE COMMISSION TO DEVELOP POLICIES AND PROGRAMS TO INFORM AND EDUCATE CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION OWNERS AND BOARD MEMBERS OF CERTAIN MATTERS TO PROMOTE THE EFFICIENT ADMINISTRATION OF CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATIONS.
SR131
REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF FINANCE TO EXPRESSLY CONSIDER THE AMOUNT OF LOANS WITH FAVORABLE TERMS THAT A DEPOSITORY HAS ISSUED TO DEVELOPERS OF HOUSING FOR HAWAII RESIDENTS WHEN EVALUATING THE BENEFICIAL EFFECTS TO THE STATE OF USING THAT DEPOSITORY, IN ADDITION TO THE EXISTING REQUIREMENTS TO CONSIDER FACTORS SUCH AS SAFETY, LIQUIDITY, AND YIELD OFFERED ON DEPOSITS.
SR132
URGING THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO REVISE THE PRIORITIZATION AND EVALUATION AND RANKING CRITERIA FOR ITS ALLOCATION OF LOW-INCOME HOUSING TAX CREDITS AND AWARDS FROM THE RENTAL HOUSING REVOLVING FUND.
SR152
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES' MED-QUEST DIVISION TO TAKE STEPS NECESSARY TO ENSURE THAT ADEQUATE PROVIDER RATES ARE ESTABLISHED FOR APPLIED BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS SERVICES.
SR153
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A THERAPEUTIC PSILOCYBIN WORKING GROUP.
SR157 SD1
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES ADOPT ADMINISTRATIVE RULES REGULATING VESSEL SPEED NEAR HUMPBACK WHALES.
SR164 SD1
URGING THE UNITED STATES INDO-PACIFIC COMMAND TO MORE PROACTIVELY COMBAT VIOLENCE AGAINST CIVILIAN WOMEN AND CHILDREN IN HAWAI‘I BY MAKING A ZERO-TOLERANCE COMMITMENT, SHARING GENDERBASED VIOLENCE PREVALENCE DATA WITH THE STATE GOVERNMENT, AND LAUNCHING AN ANTI-COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION PROGRAM ACROSS ALL HAWAI‘I MILITARY INSTALLATIONS.
SR170
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND HAWAI‘I ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS TO EXPAND THE REVITALIZATION OF THE FUTURE FARMERS OF AMERICA AND 4-H YOUTH PROGRAMS TO SUPPORT PATHWAYS TO AGRICULTURE CAREERS IN HAWAII.
SR171
URGING THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE OF THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO ISSUE ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR THE GUS SCHUMACHER NUTRITION INCENTIVE PROGRAM TO PROVIDE MATCHING FUNDS FOR THE EXPANSION OF THE STATE DOUBLE UP FOOD BUCKS PROGRAM TO ALL APPROVED SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM RETAIL OUTLETS THROUGHOUT THE STATE.
SR173
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO UPDATE ITS MISSION STATEMENT TO INCLUDE LOCAL FOOD PRODUCTION TO SUPPLY LOCAL COMMUNITY CONSUMPTION, AND TO FEATURE THE MISSION STATEMENT MORE PROMINENTLY ON ITS WEBSITE AND APPROPRIATE PUBLICATIONS.
SR178
REQUESTING THE REGULATED INDUSTRIES COMPLIANCE OFFICE TO REPORT THE ITEMIZED TOTAL AMOUNT OF FINES OR JUDGMENTS COLLECTED AND UNCOLLECTED EACH YEAR, FROM 1983 TO PRESENT, AND TO INCLUDE THAT INFORMATION IN THE DIRECTOR OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS' ANNUAL COMPLIANCE RESOLUTION FUND REPORT.
SR186
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO FILE A REQUEST WITH THE CENTERS FOR MEDICARE AND MEDICAID SERVICES TO AMEND THE STATE'S EXISTING SECTION 1115 DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM TO IMPLEMENT A HOUSING AND HEALTH OPPORTUNITIES DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM TO ENABLE DIRECT HOUSING COSTS FOR MEDICAID RECIPIENTS TO BE COVERED BY THE FEDERAL FINANCIAL PARTICIPATION FOR MEDICAID.
SR187
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO RENAME NOELANI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TO PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA NOELANI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN HONOR OF UNITED STATES PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA.
SR189
URGING THE HAWAII SISTER-STATE COMMITTEE TO RECOMMEND THE INITIATION OF A SISTER-STATE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HAWAII AND FUJIAN PROVINCE.
SR202
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE DIRECTOR OF THE COURTS OF THE HAWAII STATE JUDICIARY TO COLLECT, COMPILE, AND SHARE DATA ON THE ASSESSMENT OF FEES, COURT COSTS, FINES, AND RESTITUTION IN CASES AGAINST MINORS.
SR221
STRONGLY URGING THE UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS TO RELOCATE ALL LIVE FIRE TRAINING AND AVIATION ACTIVITY AWAY FROM THE PUULOA RANGE TRAINING FACILITY.