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House District 13
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 441
phone: 808-586-6790
fax: 808-586-6779
repdecoite@Capitol.hawaii.gov
Legislative Caucus Membership
- Women's Legislative Caucus
- Outdoor Heritage Caucus
- The Hawaiian Caucus
- Aloha Order of Merit Committee

Previous Community Involvement
- Board member, Lokahi Pacific (from 2004-2012 )
- Board Member, Hikiola Cooperative (2008-2011)
- Board Member, Molokai Irrigation Advisory Board (2008-2012)
- Board Member, Molokai Chamber Foundation (2006-2012)
- Board Member, The Molokai Planning Commission from (2006-2009)
- President, Molokai Homestead Farmers Alliance (2006-2015)
- Chairperson, Farm Service Agency (2007-2015)
- Member, Hawaii State Board of Agriculture (2012-2015)
Measures Introduced
 Title
HB64 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
HB92 HD1 RELATING TO LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES.
HB167 HD1 RELATING TO THE DECOMMISSIONING AND RELOCATION OF THE ANIMAL QUARANTINE STATION IN HALAWA VALLEY.
HB255 HD2 RELATING TO LOCALLY GROWN FOOD.
HB259 HD1 RELATING TO COMMUNITY FOOD FORESTS.
HB365 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE XIII, OF THE HAWAII CONSTITUTION, TO ESTABLISH A COLLECTIVE BARGAINING FUND FOR THE REPRESENTATION OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES IN COLLECTIVE BARGAINING NEGOTIATIONS.
HB385 HD1 RELATING TO AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS.
HB390 HD1 RELATING TO ANIMAL CRUELTY.
HB432 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO THE ELDERLY.
HB433 RELATING TO CARE FACILITY INSPECTIONS.
HB434 HD1 RELATING TO LONG-TERM CARE.
HB435 HD1 RELATING TO GRANDPARENTS.
HB445 RELATING TO CONVEYANCE TAX.
HB450 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO CORAL.
HB452 HD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS.
HB454 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB455 HD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB457 HD1 RELATING TO THE COMMUNITY COURT OUTREACH PROJECT.
HB458 RELATING TO IDENTIFICATION.
HB460 HD1 RELATING TO STATEWIDE INTEROPERABLE PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS.
HB461 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO RESISTING ARREST.
HB462 HD2 RELATING TO CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES.
HB463 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO HAWAII STATE IDENTIFICATION CARDS.
HB479 HD1 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR HIKER SAFETY AND PREPAREDNESS.
HB480 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB481 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB482 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES COOPERATIVE EXTENSION SERVICE.
HB483 HD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB485 RELATING TO IRRIGATION.
HB489 RELATING TO CESSPOOLS.
HB521 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT.
HB538 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB572 HD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB579 RELATING TO SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL LEARNING.
HB580 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB608 HD1 RELATING TO AGING.
HB609 HD2 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
HB611 HD1 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE AND RELATED DEMENTIA SERVICES COORDINATOR POSITION.
HB612 HD1 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE AGING AND DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER.
HB613 RELATING TO HEARING AIDS.
HB614 HD1 RELATING TO FALL PREVENTION.
HB616 HD1 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
HB618 HD2 RELATING TO LAND LEASES.
HB621 RELATING TO SUSTAINABILITY.
HB622 HD1 RELATING TO THE PUBLIC TRUST LAND.
HB630 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO DROUGHT MITIGATION.
HB631 HD1 RELATING TO WATER.
HB669 HD1 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
HB670 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB671 RELATING TO EQUAL PAY.
HB672 HD2 SD2 RELATING TO SCHOOL-BASED HEALTH SERVICES.
HB673 HD1 RELATING TO CHILD CARE FACILITIES.
HB692 RELATING TO CASE MANAGERS.
HB695 RELATING TO HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICES.
HB889 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO PESTICIDES.
HB890 RELATING TO BULLYING.
HB891 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB892 RELATING TO MOLOKAI HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETICS.
HB893 RELATING TO HUNTING ON PRIVATE LANDS.
HB904 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB961 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO FARMERS.
HB1006 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB1176 RELATING TO FIREARMS.
HB1226 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES.
HB1227 RELATING TO MEDICAID PROVIDERS.
HB1243 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
HB1271 RELATING TO PRIVATE CHILD DAY CARE CENTERS.
HB1272 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO IMPROVING ACCESS TO PSYCHIATRIC CARE FOR MEDICAID PATIENTS.
HB1280 HD1 RELATING TO ENERGY MODERNIZATION AT THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
HB1300 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO CORAL.
HB1301 HD2 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB1302 RELATING TO PESTICIDE USE.
HB1303 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE.
HB1304 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO MARINE EVENTS.
HB1378 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO HIGHWAYS.
HB1388 RELATING TO FOSTER CARE SERVICES.
HB1406 HD1 RELATING TO THE PRACTICE OF PHARMACY.
HB1440 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
HB1449 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO INNOVATION BUSINESS INTERACTION.
HB1451 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE THIRTEENTH REPRESENTATIVE DISTRICT.
HB1452 RELATED TO SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING.
HB1453 RELATING TO PROTECTION OF NATURAL RESOURCES.
HB1454 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB1463 RELATING TO MARIJUANA.
HB1464 RELATING TO MARIJUANA.
HB1470 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB1476 RELATING TO BIOFUELS.
HB1515 HD1 RELATING TO SECURITY GUARDS.
HB1525 RELATING TO PROSPECTIVE REVIEW.
HB1526 HD2 RELATING TO CIVIL RELIEF FOR STATE MILITARY FORCES.
HB1527 RELATING TO AIRPORTS.
HB1544 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO LOCAL FOOD PRODUCTION.
HB1547 HD1 RELATING TO REMOTE TESTIMONY.
HB1553 HD1 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
HB1556 RELATING TO DESECRATION.
HB1561 RELATING TO VICTIM RESTITUTION.
HB1562 RELATING TO CANCER PATIENTS.
HB1584 HD2 SD2 RELATING TO IMPORTANT AGRICULTURAL LANDS.
HB1586 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB1587 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB1589 HD1 RELATING TO HUNTING SAFETY.
HB1591 HD2 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII PROMISE PROGRAM.
HB1594 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII PROMISE PROGRAM.
HB1595 RELATING TO PUBLIC ORDER.
HB1708 HD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY OF HAWAII'S WATER.
HB1722 HD1 RELATING TO CESSPOOLS.
HB1758 HD1 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE INSPECTIONS.
HB1908 HD2 RELATING TO FIREARMS.
HB1935 RELATING TO TORT LIABILITY.
HB1941 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB1942 HD1 RELATING TO DRIVER LICENSING.
HB1943 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO LANGUAGE ACCESS.
HB1944 HD1 RELATING TO FILIPINO VETERANS BURIAL ASSISTANCE.
HB2068 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
HB2096 HD1 RELATING TO EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT.
HB2097 HD1 SD2 CD1 RELATING TO LIFEGUARDS.
HB2101 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO THE HAWAII ASSOCIATION OF CONSERVATION DISTRICTS.
HB2103 HD1 RELATING TO PESTICIDES.
HB2105 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB2115 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB2120 RELATING TO WIND ENERGY FACILITIES.
HB2125 HD1 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
HB2126 HD1 RELATING TO HEALTH INSURANCE.
HB2127 RELATING TO HEALTH CARE.
HB2128 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO VICTIMS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE.
HB2129 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
HB2130 RELATING TO AUTOMATIC RESTRAINING ORDERS.
HB2131 HD1 SD2 CD1 RELATING TO SEXUAL ASSAULT.
HB2132 RELATING TO ADDRESS CONFIDENTIALITY.
HB2133 HD1 SD1 CD1 RELATING TO POLICE DEPARTMENTS.
HB2134 HD1 SD1 CD1 RELATING TO VIOLATION OF PRIVACY.
HB2135 HD1 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
HB2139 HD1 RELATING TO DISCRIMINATION IN EDUCATION.
HB2142 HD1 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
HB2145 HD1 SD1 CD1 RELATING TO MEDICATION SYNCHRONIZATION.
HB2149 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO DENTISTRY.
HB2151 RELATING TO A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW THE IMPACTS OF THE AGING POPULATION.
HB2152 HD1 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
HB2153 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
HB2154 HD1 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
HB2155 HD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB2156 HD2 RELATING TO THE HAWAII FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM.
HB2159 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
HB2160 HD1 RELATING TO INCARCERATED PARENTS.
HB2164 HD1 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION.
HB2165 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII PROMISE PROGRAM.
HB2166 HD1 RELATING TO HOUSING VOUCHERS.
HB2167 HD1 RELATING TO CHARTER SCHOOLS.
HB2168 RELATING TO FILM AND DIGITAL MEDIA INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT.
HB2169 HD1 SD1 CD1 RELATING TO YOUTH SUICIDE PREVENTION.
HB2170 HD1 RELATING TO EARLY EDUCATION.
HB2176 HD2 SD2 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB2177 HD1 RELATING TO HIGHWAY BEAUTIFICATION.
HB2178 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
HB2179 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
HB2218 RELATING TO VOLUNTARY ASSISTED DYING.
HB2222 RELATING TO CRIMINAL TRESPASS.
HB2228 HD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
HB2230 HD1 RELATING TO LIQUOR.
HB2258 RELATING TO TORT LIABILITY.
HB2259 HD1 SD3 CD1 RELATING TO MARINE EVENTS.
HB2260 RELATING TO EDUCATION FUNDING.
HB2261 RELATING TO SEWAGE SPILLS.
HB2262 RELATING TO SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING.
HB2299 HD1 SD1 CD1 RELATING TO INDEMNIFICATION OF COUNTY AGENCIES.
HB2410 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO INTOXICATING LIQUOR.
HB2411 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO INTOXICATING LIQUOR.
HB2413 RELATING TO LIQUOR COMMISSIONS.
HB2414 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO LIQUOR LICENSES.
HB2419 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO PORT INFRASTRUCTURE.
HB2453 RELATING TO DIGNITY FOR FEMALE INMATES.
HB2462 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO TAX EXEMPTION.
HB2463 RELATING TO PRESERVING CORAL REEFS.
HB2464 HD2 SD2 CD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT.
HB2481 HD1 RELATING TO REFUSE.
HB2497 HD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM.
HB2498 HD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB2499 HD1 RELATING TO LOW-SPEED ELECTRIC BICYCLES.
HB2503 RELATING TO CONSERVATION OFFICER AND RESOURCES ENFORCEMENT TRAINING.
HB2525 RELATING TO OFFENSES AGAINST PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION.
HB2547 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABILITY.
HB2552 RELATING TO VOTING.
HB2573 HD2 RELATING TO CESSPOOLS.
HB2577 RELATING TO BUILDING DESIGN FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.
HB2582 HD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
HB2590 HD2 RELATING TO AERONAUTICS.
HB2594 HD2 SD2 CD1 RELATING TO THE KAHO‘OLAWE ISLAND RESERVE COMMISSION.
HB2601 HD1 SD2 CD2 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
HB2602 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS.
HB2603 HD1 RELATING TO STATE SELF-INSURANCE AGAINST PROPERTY AND CASUALTY RISKS.
HB2608 PROPOSING AMENDMENTS TO ARTICLES VIII AND X OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO AUTHORIZE THE LEGISLATURE TO ESTABLISH A SURCHARGE ON RESIDENTIAL INVESTMENT PROPERTY AND VISITOR ACCOMMODATIONS TO INCREASE FUNDING FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION.
HB2612 HD1 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
HB2627 RELATING TO THE HAWAII INTERNET CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN TASK FORCE.
HB2642 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB2643 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE.
HB2655 RELATING TO UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEMS.
HB2656 HD2 SD2 RELATING TO A SMALL CRAFT BEER PRODUCER TAX CREDIT.
HB2670 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
HB2671 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY.
HB2673 RELATING TO EMERGENCIES.
HB2674 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
HB2688 RELATING TO HAWAII FILM STUDIOS.
HB2690 RELATING TO CHILDLIKE SEX DOLLS.
HB2706 HD1 RELATING TO THE INTERNATIONAL MOON BASE ALLIANCE.
HCR6 SUPPORTING A REQUEST BY THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO USE FEDERAL PROPERTY BELOW THE H-1 VIADUCT IN PEARL CITY AS A SITE ON WHICH TO CONSTRUCT LOW-COST HOUSING.
HCR16 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, AND JUDICIARY TO PERMANENTLY ESTABLISH AND PARTICIPATE IN THE HAWAII INTERAGENCY STATE YOUTH NETWORK OF CARE TO BETTER SERVE YOUTH AND FAMILIES WITH COMPLEX NEEDS IN THE STATE.
HCR17 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY, TO WORK WITH THE FAMILY REUNIFICATION WORKING GROUP AND OTHER COMMUNITY STAKEHOLDERS TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO ESTABLISH VISITATION CENTERS AT ALL STATE CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND JAILS.
HCR18 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO REVIEW AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAMS IN HAWAII'S PUBLIC SCHOOLS AND TO ESTABLISH AN AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM ADVISORY COUNCIL.
HCR19 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO AMEND ITS MISSION STATEMENT TO EXPRESSLY INCLUDE THE DEVELOPMENT OF A BUSINESS FRIENDLY CULTURE IN THE STATE.
HCR61 RECOGNIZING MARCH 19 AS HAWAII CELEBRATING WOMEN IN PUBLIC OFFICE DAY.
HCR68 URGING THE COUNTIES OF THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO STUDY THE POTENTIAL EFFECTS OF INCREASING PLASTIC RECYCLING.
HCR84 HD1 REQUESTING AN AUDIT OF VARIOUS FUNDS AND PROGRAMS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
HCR96 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO ENGAGE IN PUBLIC EDUCATION AND OUTREACH TO REDUCE LITTERING, PROMOTE AND ENCOURAGE PARTICIPATION IN THE ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY PROGRAM TO KEEP ROADS LITTER-FREE, AND WORK WITH THE COUNTIES TO EXPAND THE ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY PROGRAM TO INCLUDE COUNTY ROADS.
HCR97 HD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY TO CONDUCT A SYSTEMATIC, TRANSPARENT, AND DATA-DRIVEN ASSESSMENT TO DETERMINE WHERE NEW WARNING SIRENS ARE NEEDED IN THE STATE, BASED ON HAZARD RISKS, POPULATION DENSITY, VULNERABLE POPULATIONS, AND OTHER RELEVANT CRITERIA.
HCR99 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO COLLABORATIVELY WORK WITH COMMUNITY STAKEHOLDERS TO IDENTIFY AND ESTABLISH OFF-LEASH DOG PARKS IN METROPOLITAN HONOLULU.
HCR101 REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A WORKING GROUP TO EXAMINE HOW THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION CAN MAXIMIZE MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR SUPPORT SERVICES OFFERED TO ELIGIBLE STUDENTS DURING SCHOOL HOURS.
HCR104 HD1 STRONGLY URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PASS LEGISLATION TO CLARIFY THE STATUS OF MIGRANTS UNDER THE COMPACTS OF FREE ASSOCIATION FOR PURPOSES OF THE REAL ID ACT OF 2005 TO PROMOTE FAIRNESS AND EQUALITY UNDER THE LAW.
HCR109 URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO GRANT FULL VETERANS BENEFITS TO FILIPINO VETERANS WHO FOUGHT IN WORLD WAR II BUT WERE SUBSEQUENTLY DENIED THE BENEFITS TO WHICH THEY WERE ENTITLED.
HCR111 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A REGIONAL CESSPOOL MODERNIZATION TASK FORCE WITHIN EACH COUNTY OF THE STATE.
HCR113 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO STUDY WAYS TO ENCOURAGE ALL POLICE AND FIRE STATIONS IN THE STATE TO HAVE A CERTIFIED CHILD PASSENGER SAFETY TECHNICIAN AVAILABLE TO INSPECT CHILD PASSENGER RESTRAINT SYSTEMS.
HCR114 HD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO COLLABORATE WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CAMPAIGN TO EDUCATE VISITORS TO THE STATE ABOUT THE HARMFUL EFFECTS OF OXYBENZONE SUNSCREEN ON CORAL REEFS AND TO ENCOURAGE VISITORS TO THE STATE TO REFRAIN FROM USING OXYBENZONE SUNSCREENS.
HCR115 URGING THE FULL IMPLEMENTATION OF RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN TASK FORCE, PU‘UHONUA SUMMIT, AND JUSTICE CENTER AS A COMPREHENSIVE CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM TO REDUCE THE INCARCERATED POPULATION, INCLUDING THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN INCARCERATED POPULATION, BY TWENTY-FIVE PERCENT BY 2023.
HCR126 REQUESTING THE STATE TO STRENGTHEN ITS EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS BY REPOSITIONING EMERGENCY MEDICAL SUPPLY CACHES FROM OAHU TO THE NEIGHBOR ISLANDS.
HCR130 SD1 URGING STATE AGENCIES TO EVALUATE, COLLABORATE, AND IMPLEMENT BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES, TECHNOLOGIES, AND REGULATIONS TO ADDRESS VESSEL BIOFOULING IN HAWAII HARBORS.
HCR148 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE HOW A STATEWIDE USE OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ASSESSMENTS AND RESPONSE PROTOCOL BY EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PERSONNEL CAN HELP TO STRENGTHEN THE STATE'S OVERALL RESPONSE TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
HCR150 REQUESTING THE JUDICIARY TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT A PLAN FOR IMPROVING THE FAMILY COURT RESTRAINING ORDER PETITION PROCESS, LAW ENFORCEMENT'S RESPONSE TO VIOLATIONS OF RESTRAINING ORDERS, AND THE JUDICIAL RESPONSE TO ALLEGED VIOLATIONS OF RESTRAINING ORDERS.
HCR153 REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO CONDUCT A REVIEW OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S SEXUAL HARASSMENT POLICIES AND TRAINING.
HCR162 HD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE JUDICIARY AND DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO NOT USE BLINDNESS AS A BASIS FOR DENYING PARENTAL RIGHTS.
HCR163 URGING THE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION, THE FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY, AND THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TO MAKE NECESSARY UPDATES TO ENSURE THAT TEXTUAL AND AUDIBLE INFORMATION FROM THE EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM ARE MATCHED AND SYNCHRONIZED DURING TELEVISION BROADCASTS.
HCR164 HD1 URGING THE STATE OF HAWAI‘I TO REVIEW AND UPDATE ITS TELECOMMUNICATION DEVICES AND ACCESS FOR THE DEAF, INDIVIDUALS WITH HEARING DISABILITIES, AND INDIVIDUALS WITH SPEECH DISABILITIES AND TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY OF INSTALLING HEARING LOOP TECHNOLOGY IN THE STATE CAPITOL.
HCR198 SD1 REQUESTING THAT THE HAWAII STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON ITS COMPLIANCE WITH THE PATSY MINK EQUAL OPPORTUNITY IN EDUCATION ACT AND THE RESOLUTION AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE HAWAII STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION OFFICE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS DATED DECEMBER 20, 2017.
HCR199 REQUESTING THE JUDICIARY TO STUDY AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS ON WAYS TO INCREASE GENDER EQUITY IN THE FILLING OF JUDICIAL VACANCIES.
HR13 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, AND JUDICIARY TO PERMANENTLY ESTABLISH AND PARTICIPATE IN THE HAWAII INTERAGENCY STATE YOUTH NETWORK OF CARE TO BETTER SERVE YOUTH AND FAMILIES WITH COMPLEX NEEDS IN THE STATE.
HR14 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY, TO WORK WITH THE FAMILY REUNIFICATION WORKING GROUP AND OTHER COMMUNITY STAKEHOLDERS TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO ESTABLISH VISITATION CENTERS AT ALL STATE CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND JAILS.
HR15 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO REVIEW AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAMS IN HAWAII'S PUBLIC SCHOOLS AND TO ESTABLISH AN AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM ADVISORY COUNCIL.
HR54 URGING THE COUNTIES OF THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO STUDY THE POTENTIAL EFFECTS OF INCREASING PLASTIC RECYCLING.
HR69 HD1 REQUESTING AN AUDIT OF VARIOUS FUNDS AND PROGRAMS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
HR81 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO ENGAGE IN PUBLIC EDUCATION AND OUTREACH TO REDUCE LITTERING, PROMOTE AND ENCOURAGE PARTICIPATION IN THE ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY PROGRAM TO KEEP ROADS LITTER-FREE, AND WORK WITH THE COUNTIES TO EXPAND THE ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY PROGRAM TO INCLUDE COUNTY ROADS.
HR82 HD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY TO CONDUCT A SYSTEMATIC, TRANSPARENT, AND DATA-DRIVEN ASSESSMENT TO DETERMINE WHERE NEW WARNING SIRENS ARE NEEDED IN THE STATE, BASED ON HAZARD RISKS, POPULATION DENSITY, VULNERABLE POPULATIONS, AND OTHER RELEVANT CRITERIA.
HR84 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO COLLABORATIVELY WORK WITH COMMUNITY STAKEHOLDERS TO IDENTIFY AND ESTABLISH OFF-LEASH DOG PARKS IN METROPOLITAN HONOLULU.
HR86 REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A WORKING GROUP TO EXAMINE HOW THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION CAN MAXIMIZE MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR SUPPORT SERVICES OFFERED TO ELIGIBLE STUDENTS DURING SCHOOL HOURS.
HR90 HD1 STRONGLY URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PASS LEGISLATION TO CLARIFY THE STATUS OF MIGRANTS UNDER THE COMPACTS OF FREE ASSOCIATION FOR PURPOSES OF THE REAL ID ACT OF 2005 TO PROMOTE FAIRNESS AND EQUALITY UNDER THE LAW.
HR97 URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO GRANT FULL VETERANS BENEFITS TO FILIPINO VETERANS WHO FOUGHT IN WORLD WAR II BUT WERE SUBSEQUENTLY DENIED THE BENEFITS TO WHICH THEY WERE ENTITLED.
HR99 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A REGIONAL CESSPOOL MODERNIZATION TASK FORCE WITHIN EACH COUNTY OF THE STATE.
HR101 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO STUDY WAYS TO ENCOURAGE ALL POLICE AND FIRE STATIONS IN THE STATE TO HAVE A CERTIFIED CHILD PASSENGER SAFETY TECHNICIAN AVAILABLE TO INSPECT CHILD PASSENGER RESTRAINT SYSTEMS.
HR102 HD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO COLLABORATE WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CAMPAIGN TO EDUCATE VISITORS TO THE STATE ABOUT THE HARMFUL EFFECTS OF OXYBENZONE SUNSCREEN ON CORAL REEFS AND TO ENCOURAGE VISITORS TO THE STATE TO REFRAIN FROM USING OXYBENZONE SUNSCREENS.
HR103 URGING THE FULL IMPLEMENTATION OF RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN TASK FORCE, PU‘UHONUA SUMMIT, AND JUSTICE CENTER AS A COMPREHENSIVE CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM TO REDUCE THE INCARCERATED POPULATION, INCLUDING THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN INCARCERATED POPULATION, BY TWENTY-FIVE PERCENT BY 2023.
HR110 URGING THE USAGE OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE WHEN REFERRING TO THE NAMES OF PLACES AND GEOGRAPHICAL FEATURES IN HAWAI‘I.
HR131 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE HOW A STATEWIDE USE OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ASSESSMENTS AND RESPONSE PROTOCOL BY EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PERSONNEL CAN HELP TO STRENGTHEN THE STATE'S OVERALL RESPONSE TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
HR134 REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO CONDUCT A REVIEW OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S SEXUAL HARASSMENT POLICIES AND TRAINING.
HR138 HD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE JUDICIARY AND DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO NOT USE BLINDNESS AS A BASIS FOR DENYING PARENTAL RIGHTS.
HR139 URGING THE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION, THE FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY, AND THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TO MAKE NECESSARY UPDATES TO ENSURE THAT TEXTUAL AND AUDIBLE INFORMATION FROM THE EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM ARE MATCHED AND SYNCHRONIZED DURING TELEVISION BROADCASTS.
HR157 HD1 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO COMMIT TO PROVIDING HOUSING FIRST FOR NATIVE HAWAIIAN BENEFICIARIES.
HR169 REQUESTING THAT THE HAWAII STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON ITS COMPLIANCE WITH THE PATSY MINK EQUAL OPPORTUNITY IN EDUCATION ACT AND THE RESOLUTION AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE HAWAII STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION OFFICE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS DATED DECEMBER 20, 2017.
HR221 CONGRATULATING THE SAINT LOUIS SCHOOL CRUSADERS FOOTBALL TEAM, HEAD COACH CAL LEE, OFFENSIVE COORDINATOR RON LEE, AND ASSISTANT COACHES FOR WINNING THE 2017 OPEN DIVISION TITLE CHAMPIONSHIP.