29th Legislature, 2018
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Floor session convene times for January 24, 2018:
Senate: 11:30 a.m. | House of Representatives: 12:00 p.m.
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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 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 RELATING TO WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
HB2125 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
HB2128 RELATING TO VICTIMS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE.
HB2130 RELATING TO AUTOMATIC RESTRAINING ORDERS.
HB2134 RELATING TO VIOLATION OF PRIVACY.
HB2155 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB2156 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.
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.
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.