29th Legislature, 2018
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House District 43
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 317
phone: 808-586-8465
fax: 808-586-8469
reptupola@Capitol.hawaii.gov
Member of the following committees:
Professional Experience:
House of Representatives, State of Hawaii 2014-2016
Music Professor, Leeward Community College 2011-2014
Music Professor, University of Hawaii West O'ahu 2013
Choral Instructor, Kamehameha Schools 2010 - 2012

Business & Leadership Experience:
Member, Maili-Nanakuli Neighborhood Board 2014
Chair, Education & Health Committee
President, Christian Women's Organization 2013 - current
President, Christian Youth Organization 2010 - 2013
Owner, Andria Tupola Studios LLC 2007 - 2012
Owner, Make A Joyful Noise Non-profit 2011 - current
Student Body Vice President, Brigham Young University 2000-2001
Polynesian Club President, Brigham Young University 1999-2000
Founder, Multicultural Recruiting Team - Brigham Young University 1998-1999
Director, Kamehameha Schools Song Contest 1995-1998

Community Service:
Member, Maili-Nanakuli Neighborhood Board 2014
Chair, Education & Health Committee
Director, LDS Church Community Choir 2011-2013
Coach and Referee, AYSO 2013-2014
Volunteer, Ka Waihona o Ka Na'auao Public Charter School 2008- 2014
Volunteer, Boy Scouts of America 1994-current

Out-of-State Experience:
Event Coordinator, Utah 2006-2007
Timpanogos Academy
Academic Decathlon Instructor, Arizona 2005-2006
Casa Grande High School
Bilingual Special Adult Education Music Teacher, California 2005
El Arca

International Experience:
Community Outreach, South America 2003-2004
Christian Missionary
Teaching Assistant, Samoa 2002
American Samoa Community College
Promotional Tour Dancer Polynesian Culture Center, Japan 2001
Osaka Flower Festival
Promotional Tour Dancer Kamehameha Schools, New Zealand 1998
Education
Ph.D., Music Education, Choral/Vocal Expected graduation date 2016
University of Hawaii, Manoa

Masters of Arts, Music Education, Choral/Vocal 2011
University of Hawaii, Manoa

Bachelor of Arts, Music Education, Choral/Vocal 2005
Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah

Honors Diploma 1998
Kamehameha Schools, Kapalama, Hawaii
Measures Introduced
 Title
HB251 RELATING TO MARIJUANA.
HB257 RELATING TO DAIRY.
HB350 RELATING TO GENERAL EXCISE TAX EXEMPTIONS.
HB351 RELATING TO COUNTY SURCHARGE TAX.
HB352 RELATING TO THE EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT.
HB353 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE III, SECTION 15, OF THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION TO ENACT A SUPERMAJORITY VOTING REQUIREMENT FOR PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION PROPOSING TO RAISE OR CREATE TAXES.
HB354 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE WEIGHT TAX REDUCTION.
HB355 RELATING TO VEHICLE REGISTRATION FEE REDUCTION.
HB356 RELATING TO INFORMATION.
HB357 RELATING TO GENERAL EXCISE TAX EXEMPTIONS.
HB358 RELATING TO SCHOOL IMPROVEMENTS.
HB359 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
HB360 RELATING TO GENERAL EXCISE TAX EXEMPTIONS.
HB361 RELATING TO TAX CREDITS FOR LOW-INCOME RENTERS.
HB362 RELATING TO INCOME TAX REDUCTION.
HB363 RELATING TO TRACKING OF STATE BUDGET EXPENDITURES.
HB364 RELATING TO REPEAL OF THE INHERITANCE AND ESTATE TAX.
HB581 HD1 RELATING TO THE ZERO TO THREE COURT.
HB666 RELATING TO CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES.
HB670 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB779 RELATING TO VACCINES.
HB884 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO SCHOOL IMPACT FEES.
HB886 HD1 RELATING TO FILIPINO VETERANS.
HB887 HD1 RELATING TO UNFUNDED LIABILITIES.
HB888 HD1 RELATING TO ADDRESSING THE HEALTH UNFUNDED LIABILITY.
HB962 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO PROVIDE FOR RECALL.
HB963 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB964 RELATING TO CONTRACTORS.
HB965 RELATING TO PREPAID HEALTHCARE.
HB966 RELATING TO FAMILY LEAVE.
HB1365 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE XVII OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII FOR REFERENDUM.
HB1366 RELATING TO THE EDUCATION OF HOMELESS YOUTH.
HB1367 RELATED TO HOMELESS PROGRAMS.
HB1368 RELATING TO BORN ALIVE INFANTS.
HB1369 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB1395 HD1 RELATING TO THE KALIHI 21ST CENTURY COMMISSION.
HB1422 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB1554 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE X, SECTION 3, OF THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION RELATING TO THE POWERS OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.
HB1555 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE FORTY-THIRD REPRESENTATIVE DISTRICT.
HB1556 RELATING TO DESECRATION.
HB1594 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII PROMISE PROGRAM.
HB1729 RELATING TO FISCAL IMPACT STATEMENTS.
HB1730 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT TRANSPARENCY.
HB1731 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE III, SECTION 15, OF THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION TO ENACT A SUPERMAJORITY VOTING REQUIREMENT FOR PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION PROPOSING TO RAISE OR CREATE TAXES.
HB1732 RELATING TO GENERAL EXCISE TAX EXEMPTIONS.
HB1733 RELATING TO THE REPEAL OF DEATH TAXES.
HB1734 RELATING TO NEIGHBOR ISLAND EQUAL ACCESS TO LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS THROUGH VIDEOCONFERENCING.
HB1735 RELATING TO EXTENDING ALOHA TO VETERANS.
HB2121 HD1 RELATING TO WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
HB2125 HD1 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
HB2128 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO VICTIMS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE.
HB2130 RELATING TO AUTOMATIC RESTRAINING ORDERS.
HB2134 HD1 SD1 CD1 RELATING TO VIOLATION OF PRIVACY.
HB2155 HD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB2156 HD2 RELATING TO THE HAWAII FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM.
HB2226 RELATING TO QUEEN LILI‘UOKALANI DAY.
HB2258 RELATING TO TORT LIABILITY.
HB2260 RELATING TO EDUCATION FUNDING.
HB2261 RELATING TO SEWAGE SPILLS.
HB2446 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE IV, SECTION 2 OF THE HAWAII CONSTITUTION TO PRESERVE THE BIPARTISAN NATURE OF THE REAPPORTIONMENT PROCESS.
HB2450 HD1 RELATING TO HOSPICE HOMES.
HB2462 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO TAX EXEMPTION.
HB2464 HD2 SD2 CD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT.
HB2465 HD1 RELATING TO MEDICAL EDUCATION.
HB2485 RELATING TO THE EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT.
HB2486 RELATING TO INCOME TAX REDUCTION.
HB2487 RELATING TO GRANTS IN AID.
HB2488 RELATING TO CRIMINAL VEHICULAR CONDUCT.
HB2497 HD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM.
HB2588 HD1 RELATING TO EXTENDED TERMS OF IMPRISONMENT.
HB2599 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB2621 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB2622 RELATING TO INFORMED CONSENT FOR VACCINATIONS.
HB2623 RELATING TO STUDENT FEES.
HB2691 RELATING TO VEHICLE INSPECTIONS.
HB2692 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE FORTY-THIRD REPRESENTATIVE DISTRICT.
HCR5 URGING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO CALL A CONVENTION FOR PROPOSING AMENDMENTS PURSUANT TO ARTICLE V OF THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION LIMITED TO PROPOSING AMENDMENTS THAT IMPOSE FISCAL RESTRAINTS ON THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, LIMIT THE POWER AND JURISDICTION OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, AND LIMIT THE TERMS OF OFFICE FOR ITS OFFICIALS AND FOR MEMBERS OF CONGRESS.
HCR24 HD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND THE HAWAII OPIOID INITIATIVE TO ASSESS THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL EFFECTS OF LIMITED ACCESS TO PREVENTION AND TREATMENT SERVICES FOR OPIOID AND OTHER SUBSTANCE ABUSE DISORDERS.
HCR61 RECOGNIZING MARCH 19 AS HAWAII CELEBRATING WOMEN IN PUBLIC OFFICE DAY.
HCR153 REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO CONDUCT A REVIEW OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S SEXUAL HARASSMENT POLICIES AND TRAINING.
HCR157 HD1 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO MAINTAIN COMMUNICATIONS WITH THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION IN ONGOING EFFORTS TO BETTER UNDERSTAND AND MONITOR THE IMMUNIZATION AND VACCINATION OF CHILDREN IN HAWAII AND ENSURE THEIR SAFETY.
HCR158 REQUESTING STATE DEPARTMENTS TO PROVIDE THE LEGISLATURE WITH A COMPREHENSIVE REPORT ON VACANT STATE FACILITIES FOR PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS.
HCR159 REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO PERFORM A STUDY OF THE PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL SYSTEM AND TO CREATE ACTIONABLE PROPOSALS FOR FUNDAMENTAL STRUCTURAL REFORM.
HCR160 SD1 URGING THE USAGE OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE WHEN REFERRING TO THE NAMES OF PLACES AND GEOGRAPHICAL FEATURES IN HAWAI‘I.
HCR161 ENCOURAGING THE U.S. ARMY AND U.S. NAVY TO NOMINATE KOLEKOLE PASS TO THE THEATER ENGINEER EFFECTS BOARD TO BE REPAIRED FOR USE BY THE MILITARY AND AS AN EVACUATION ROUTE IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY OR NATURAL DISASTER ON THE LEEWARD COAST.
HCR170 URGING ALL THE COUNTIES OF HAWAII TO CREATE A SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE DECAL, SIMILAR TO THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU'S "HAWAII SAYS NO MORE WEEK" SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE DECAL, TO RAISE FUNDS TO END DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND SEXUAL ABUSE.
HR1 ELECTING THE VICE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-NINTH LEGISLATURE.
HR2 ELECTING THE ASSISTANT SERGEANT-AT-ARMS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-NINTH LEGISLATURE.
HR3 AMENDING THE MAJORITY CAUCUS LEADERSHIP AND THE CHAIRS, VICE CHAIRS, AND MEMBERS OF THE STANDING COMMITTEES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-NINTH LEGISLATURE.
HR4 URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO REDUCE WAIT TIMES FOR HOUSING CONSTRUCTION PERMITS
HR5 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO PERFORM A STUDY OF THE PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL SYSTEM AND TO CREATE ACTIONABLE PROPOSALS FOR FUNDAMENTAL STRUCTURAL REFORM.
HR6 URGING THE HAWAII EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY TO IMPROVE ITS MANAGEMENT, OPERATIONS, AND PUBLIC EDUCATION.
HR7 URGING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO CALL A CONVENTION FOR PROPOSING AMENDMENTS PURSUANT TO ARTICLE V OF THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION LIMITED TO PROPOSING AMENDMENTS THAT IMPOSE FISCAL RESTRAINTS ON THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, LIMIT THE POWER AND JURISDICTION OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, AND LIMIT THE TERMS OF OFFICE FOR ITS OFFICIALS AND FOR MEMBERS OF CONGRESS.
HR107 HD1 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO MAINTAIN COMMUNICATIONS WITH THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION IN ONGOING EFFORTS TO BETTER UNDERSTAND AND MONITOR THE IMMUNIZATION AND VACCINATION OF CHILDREN IN HAWAII AND ENSURE THEIR SAFETY.
HR108 REQUESTING STATE DEPARTMENTS TO PROVIDE THE LEGISLATURE WITH A COMPREHENSIVE REPORT ON VACANT STATE FACILITIES FOR PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS.
HR109 REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO PERFORM A STUDY OF THE PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL SYSTEM AND TO CREATE ACTIONABLE PROPOSALS FOR FUNDAMENTAL STRUCTURAL REFORM.
HR110 URGING THE USAGE OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE WHEN REFERRING TO THE NAMES OF PLACES AND GEOGRAPHICAL FEATURES IN HAWAI‘I.
HR111 ENCOURAGING THE U.S. ARMY AND U.S. NAVY TO NOMINATE KOLEKOLE PASS TO THE THEATER ENGINEER EFFECTS BOARD TO BE REPAIRED FOR USE BY THE MILITARY AND AS AN EVACUATION ROUTE IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY OR NATURAL DISASTER ON THE LEEWARD COAST.
HR134 REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO CONDUCT A REVIEW OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S SEXUAL HARASSMENT POLICIES AND TRAINING.
HR157 HD1 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO COMMIT TO PROVIDING HOUSING FIRST FOR NATIVE HAWAIIAN BENEFICIARIES.
HR226 CONGRATULATING THE NANAKULI HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS VARSITY VOLLEYBALL TEAM FOR WINNING THE 2017 OIA DIVISION II CHAMPIONSHIP.
HR229 AUTHORIZING AND EMPOWERING THE SPEAKER TO PERFORM AND CARRY OUT ANY OFFICIAL LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS DURING THE INTERIM BETWEEN THE 2018 AND 2019 REGULAR SESSIONS.