30th Legislature, 2019
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Floor session convene times for January 22, 2019:
Senate: 9:30 a.m. | House of Representatives: 9:00 a.m.
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House District 4
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 442
phone: 808-586-6530
fax: 808-586-6531
repsanbuenaventura@Capitol.hawaii.gov
Member of the following committees:
EXPERIENCE:
• State House of Representative, District 4 (Puna makai) from 2014-present
• Vice-Chair, House Judiciary Committee
• 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 Certiorori

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
Measures Introduced
 Title
HB25 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
HB31 RELATING TO ELECTION NOMINATION PAPERS.
HB36 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
HB37 RELATING TO MEDICAL CANNABIS.
HB38 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB40 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
HB131 RELATING TO HEMP.
HB144 RELATING TO COFFEE LABELING.
HB145 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE INSPECTIONS.
HB209 RELATING TO THE STATE BOARD ON GEOGRAPHIC NAMES.
HB210 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
HB211 RELATING TO THE PUNA DISTANCE LEARNING CENTER.
HB212 RELATING TO VIDEOCONFERENCING.
HB213 RELATING TO PRIVATE PROPERTY.
HB222 RELATING TO NURSE AIDES.
HB234 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
HB254 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
HB255 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
HB256 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
HB257 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
HB258 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
HB266 RELATING TO HEMP.
HB276 RELATING TO FLAVORED TOBACCO PRODUCTS.
HB297 RELATING TO MOSQUITO VECTOR CONTROL.
HB286 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
HB287 RELATING TO VACANT AND ABANDONED RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY.
HB288 RELATING TO INFRASTRUCTURE MAINTENANCE IN HOUSING SUBDIVISIONS.
HB289 RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY.
HB290 RELATING TO THE UNIFORM CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT.
HB291 RELATING TO MARIJUANA.
HB292 RELATING TO THE COMPOSITION OF THE STATE COUNCIL ON MENTAL HEALTH.
HB293 RELATING TO MEDICAL CANNABIS.
HB294 RELATING TO CRIME.
HB330 RELATING TO SUICIDE PREVENTION.
HB377 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
HB378 RELATING TO FILIPINO VETERANS BURIAL ASSISTANCE.
HB423 RELATING TO RAPID OHIA DEATH.
HB434 RELATING TO MARIJUANA.
HB527 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HEALTH SYSTEMS CORPORATION.
HB528 RELATING TO URBAN REDEVELOPMENT.
HB545 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
HB580 RELATING TO MENTAL HEALTH.
HB584 RELATING TO ADOLESCENT MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES.
HB598 RELATING TO OFFENSES AGAINST PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION.
HB586 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HEALTH AUTHORITY.
HB613 RELATING TO WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT.
HB618 RELATING TO STATE FUNDS.
HB623 RELATING TO THE HAWAII TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.
HB619 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB625 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT.
HB628 RELATING TO THE EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM.
HB629 RELATING TO MEDICAL RELEASE.
HB630 RELATING TO GLASS CONTAINER RECOVERY.
HB640 RELATING TO CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT.
HB641 RELATING TO PUNA.
HB642 RELATING TO LAND USE.
HB643 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
HB662 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB675 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB688 RELATING TO HEALTH EDUCATION.
HB713 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
HB708 RELATING TO CANNABIS.
HB709 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE II OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII.