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Kapolei, Makakilo
• Vice Chair, Education (2017)
• Vice Chair, Judiciary (2013-2014)
• Vice Chair, Water, Land and Ocean Resources (2009-2012)
• Vice Chair, Public Safety and Military Affairs (2007-2008)
• Chair, Interim Task Force on Smart Growth Development (2007)
• Member, Human Services (2017)
• Member, Health (2017)
• Member, High Education (2017)
• Member, Transportation (2007-2008, 2014-2016)
• Member, Labor & Public Employment (2007-2008, 2015-2016)
• Member, Consumer Protection and Commerce (2013-2016)
• Member, Public Safety (2014-2016)
• Member, Energy and Environmental Protection (2009-2012)
• Member, Housing (2009-2012)
• Member, Finance (2007-2012)
• Member, Special Investigative Committee on Bureau of Conveyances (2008)

• Attorney, Bays, Deaver, Lung, Rose & Holma. (April 2002 - Present)
• Aide, Honorable Mazie K. Hirono, Lieutenant Governor, State of Hawaii (August 1999 - March 2002)
• Law Clerk, Honorable Eden Elizabeth Hifo (fka Bambi Eden E. Weil), Circuit Court, First Circuit (June 1999 - August 1999)
• Intern, Office of the Prosecuting Attorney (September 1996 - December 1996)
• Law Clerk, Asian Legal Services, (CVLS) Chicago, Illinois (September 1994 - December 1995)
• Senior Paralegal, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, New York, New York (August 1990 - August 1993)

• 2014 American Kennel Club's Legislator of the Year
• 2014 Hawaii Family Advocates' Fearless Advocate Award Winner
• 2009 Mothers Against Drunk Driving special honorary recognition for introducing ignition interlock law
• 2008 Charles Dick Award Winner
• 2007 Arirang Television Korean-American Politicians to Watch
• 2007 Pacific Business News Forty Under 40

• Executive Secretary, Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii Alliance.
• Coordinator, Aloha United Way.
• Volunteer, Read to Me Program.
• Staff, National Commission on Teaching and America's Future, Hawaii Policy Group
• Director, Hawaii Korean Chamber of Commerce.
• Coordinator, Hawaii Blood Bank.
• President, Korean American Bar Association Hawaii.
• Junior Judge, Hawaii State Bar Association.
• Member, Funds For New York City Public Education.
• Volunteer, Legal Aid Society.
• Member, American Bar Association
• Member, Hawaii State Bar Association
• Member, Hawaii Korean Chamber of Commerce
• Member, Friends of Kapolei Library
June 3, 2022

End-of-Session 2022 Newsletter



April 22, 2022

April 2022 Newsletter



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April 22, 2022

March 2022 Newsletter



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April 22, 2022

February 2022 Newsletter



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April 22, 2022

January 2022 Newsletter



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April 14, 2020

Letter of Opposition to the Honorable Daniel R. Foley (Ret.)



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 Measures Introduced in 2022
Measure and Title
HB81
RELATING TO PUBLIC LANDS.
HB82
RELATING TO FAMILY COURT.
HB83
RELATING TO INTERNET SERVICES.
HB84
RELATING TO THE USE OF FORCE IN SELF-PROTECTION.
HB99
RELATING TO THE CLEAN WATER ACT.
HB101
RELATING TO TORT LIABILITY.
HB236
RELATING TO COFFEE PEST CONTROL.
HB297
RELATING TO LABOR.
HB443 HD1
RELATING TO SCHOOL FOOD PROGRAMS.
HB606 HD1 SD2
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
HB702 HD2
RELATING TO FARM TO SCHOOL PROCUREMENT.
HB745
RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
HB746
RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
HB747
RELATING TO CHILDLIKE SEX DOLLS.
HB821 HD2
RELATING TO HISTORIC PRESERVATION.
HB865 HD1
RELATING TO THE STATE HISTORIC PRESERVATION DIVISION.
HB866
RELATING TO MEDICAID BENEFITS.
HB1104
RELATING TO GAMBLING.
HB1130 HD2 SD2
RELATING TO TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT.
HB1131 HD1
RELATING TO THE STATE BUILDING CODE COUNCIL.
HB1148 HD1
RELATING TO LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
HB1177
RELATING TO TAX CREDITS.
HB1178
RELATING TO TAX CREDITS.
HB1246 HD2
RELATING TO FIREWORKS.
HB1309
RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB1310
RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB1324 HD2 SD1
RELATING TO COMMERCIAL PROPERTY RENT RELIEF.
HB1326 HD1 SD1
RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
HB1327
RELATING TO THE YOUTH VAPING EPIDEMIC.
HB1328
RELATING TO ELECTRONIC SMOKING DEVICES.
HB1329
RELATING TO ELECTRONIC SMOKING PRODUCTS.
HB1330
RELATING TO HISTORIC PRESERVATION.
HB1331
RELATING TO FIREWORKS.
HB1386
RELATING TO ECONOMIC RECOVERY FOR RESTAURANTS.
HB1636
RELATING TO FEMININE HYGIENE PRODUCTS.
HB1747 HD2
RELATING TO THE STATE BUILDING CODE COUNCIL.
HB1749 HD1 SD1
RELATING TO HOUSING.
HB1750
RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
HB1751 HD2
RELATING TO RURAL DISTRICTS.
HB1753 HD1
RELATING TO THE RENTAL HOUSING REVOLVING FUND.
HB1754 HD1 SD1
RELATING TO ADULT DENTAL MEDICAID BENEFITS.
HB1822 HD1
RELATING TO DRIVER'S LICENSES.
HB1824 HD1 SD1
MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE OFFICE OF THE LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN PROGRAM.
HB1825
RELATING TO THE HAWAII STATE HEALTH INSURANCE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
HB1826 HD1
RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
HB2021
RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB2023 HD1 SD1
RELATING TO TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT.
HB2207
RELATING TO FERAL PIGS.
HB2212
RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING AND HOMEOWNERSHIP INCENTIVES.
HB2215 HD1
RELATING TO TAX CREDIT FOR ON-SITE EARLY CHILDHOOD FACILITIES.
HB2216
RELATING TO DEPENDENT CARE FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNTS.
HB2316
RELATING TO THE RED HILL BULK FUEL STORAGE FACILITY DEFUELING COMMISSION.
HB2334
RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT SECURITY.
HB2349
RELATING TO THE HAWAII PUBLIC PROCUREMENT CODE.
HB2401
RELATING TO QUALITY SCHOOLS.
HB2402
RELATING TO ASSISTANCE FOR NEW BUSINESSES.
HB2421 HD1 SD2 CD1
RELATING TO WOMEN'S COURT.
HB2422 HD1 SD1
RELATING TO SENTENCING.
HB2424 HD1 SD2 CD2
RELATING TO CHILD WELFARE SERVICES.
HB2427 HD1
RELATING TO SPORTS.
HB2428
RELATING TO HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
HB2444 HD1 SD1
RELATING TO HOUSING.
HB2481
RELATING TO CHILD ABUSE REPORTING.
HB2482 HD2
RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB2483
RELATING TO DIGITAL EQUITY.
HB2484
RELATING TO BROADBAND.
HB2510 HD2 SD1 CD1
RELATING TO INCOME.
HB2511 HD2 SD2 CD1
RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
HB2512 HD2 SD2 CD2
RELATING TO OHANA ZONES.
HB2513 HD2 SD2
RELATING TO THE RENTAL HOUSING REVOLVING FUND.
HB2514 HD1 SD1
RELATING TO UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANKS.
HB2515 HD2 SD2
RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH.
HCR6 HD1
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TO PREPARE A PLAN TO DECOMMISSION THE RED HILL BULK FUEL STORAGE FACILITY, STORE ITS FUEL AWAY FROM THE SOUTHERN OAHU BASAL AQUIFER IN A MANNER COMPLIANT WITH FEDERAL AND STATE LAW, PREPARE A PLAN TO ESTABLISH A NEW WATER TREATMENT FACILITY, PAY FOR ALL COSTS TO THE STATE, AND COMPLY WITH ALL FUTURE REMEDIATION EFFORTS.
HCR32 SD1
CONDEMNING RUSSIA'S ATTACK ON UKRAINE AND SUPPORTING SWIFT AND SEVERE ECONOMIC SANCTIONS IMPOSED ON RUSSIA.
HCR87
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO ESTABLISH A NEW POLICE DISTRICT IN LEEWARD OAHU TO PROVIDE ADEQUATE POLICE SERVICES AND LAW ENFORCEMENT RESPONSE FOR GROWING LEEWARD OAHU COMMUNITIES.
HR2 HD1
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TO PREPARE A PLAN TO DECOMMISSION THE RED HILL BULK FUEL STORAGE FACILITY, STORE ITS FUEL AWAY FROM THE SOUTHERN OAHU BASAL AQUIFER IN A MANNER COMPLIANT WITH FEDERAL AND STATE LAW, PREPARE A PLAN TO ESTABLISH A NEW WATER TREATMENT FACILITY, PAY FOR ALL COSTS TO THE STATE, AND COMPLY WITH ALL FUTURE REMEDIATION EFFORTS.
HR4
ESTABLISHING THE HOUSE SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON RED HILL TO ADDRESS ISSUES RELATED TO THE RED HILL BULK FUEL STORAGE FACILITY, WATER CONTAMINATION AND REMEDIATION, AND ALL RELATED IMPACTS.
HR28
CONDEMNING RUSSIA'S ATTACK ON UKRAINE AND SUPPORTING SWIFT AND SEVERE ECONOMIC SANCTIONS IMPOSED ON RUSSIA.
HR78
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO ESTABLISH A NEW POLICE DISTRICT IN LEEWARD OAHU TO PROVIDE ADEQUATE POLICE SERVICES AND LAW ENFORCEMENT RESPONSE FOR GROWING LEEWARD OAHU COMMUNITIES.