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 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
HB131 RELATING TO HEMP.
HB266 RELATING TO HEMP.
HB259 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT.
HB260 RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
HB261 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB262 RELATING TO SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM INCENTIVES.
HB263 RELATING TO THE ELIGIBILITY OF FIREFIGHTERS, EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PERSONNEL, AND LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS TO RECEIVE WORKERS' COMPENSATION BENEFITS FOR POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER.
HB264 RELATING TO RESOURCE LAND ACQUISITION PLAN.
HB265 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB297 RELATING TO MOSQUITO VECTOR CONTROL.
HB345 RELATING TO THE GENERAL EXCISE TAX.
HB377 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
HB378 RELATING TO FILIPINO VETERANS BURIAL ASSISTANCE.
HB402 RELATING TO INCREASING THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS' PRO RATA SHARE OF PUBLIC LAND TRUST FUNDS.
HB379 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB380 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB382 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
HB383 RELATING TO CHILD WELFARE SERVICES.
HB384 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB385 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB386 RELATING TO SEXUAL VIOLENCE PREVENTION EDUCATION.
HB394 RELATING TO HIGHWAY BEAUTIFICATION.
HB387 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB388 RELATING TO THE HAWAII ZERO TO THREE COURT.
HB395 RELATING TO THE LEGISLATURE.
HB396 RELATING TO COASTAL EROSION PROACTIVE ADAPTATION PLAN.
HB397 RELATING TO HOUSING.
HB420 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN CULTURE.
HB423 RELATING TO RAPID OHIA DEATH.
HB434 RELATING TO MARIJUANA.
HB447 RELATING TO AQUATIC RESOURCES.
HB450 RELATING TO AGRICULTURAL EMERGENCIES.
HB435 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
HB436 RELATING TO CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE RESILIENCY.
HB454 RELATING TO KAHOOLAWE ISLAND RESERVE.
HB437 RELATING TO CRIME VICTIM COMPENSATION FOR MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES.
HB455 RELATING TO THE KAHOOLAWE ISLAND RESERVE COMMISSION.
HB458 RELATING TO SMALL BOAT HARBORS.
HB465 RELATING TO AGING.
HB466 RELATING TO PARKING REQUIREMENTS.
HB467 RELATING TO THE KUPUNA CAREGIVERS PROGRAM.
HB468 RELATING TO THE HEALTHY AGING PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM.
HB469 RELATING TO HEARING AIDS.
HB521 RELATING TO OCULARISTS.
HB470 RELATING TO RETIREMENT SAVINGS.
HB522 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION.
HB523 RELATING TO THE GENERAL EXCISE TAX.
HB524 RELATING TO FIRE SPRINKLERS.
HB471 RELATING TO AGING.
HB526 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB472 RELATING TO ACTIVE AGING.
HB481 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
HB473 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
HB482 RELATING TO SEXUAL VIOLENCE.
HB541 PROPOSING AMENDMENTS TO ARTICLE VII, SECTIONS 12 AND 13, OF THE HAWAII CONSTITUTION TO AUTHORIZE THE COUNTIES TO ISSUE TAX INCREMENT BONDS AND TO EXCLUDE TAX INCREMENT BONDS FROM DETERMINATIONS OF THE FUNDED DEBT OF THE COUNTIES.
HB542 RELATING TO TAX INCREMENT BONDS.
HB543 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
HB544 RELATING TO LIABILITY.
HB474 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB546 RELATING TO INTOXICATING LIQUOR.
HB547 RELATING TO FARMS.
HB549 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
HB484 RELATING TO CLINICAL VICTIM SUPPORT SERVICES.
HB551 RELATING TO CESSPOOLS.
HB553 RELATING TO LITTER CONTROL.
HB554 RELATING TO EXPENSES OF NEIGHBOR ISLAND RESIDENT PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSIONERS.
HB486 RELATING TO PROSTITUTION.
HB559 RELATING TO AN ELECTRIC VEHICLE-READY HAWAII.
HB555 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
HB561 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB556 RELATING TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY.
HB562 RELATING TO CONSTRUCTION WASTE.
HB557 RELATING TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY.
HB563 RELATING TO A COAL-FREE HAWAII.
HB558 RELATING TO KEKAHA KAI STATE PARK.
HB564 RELATING TO THE STATE SHRIMP.
HB488 RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES.
HB565 RELATING TO DISCLOSURE OF COASTAL HAZARDS.
HB489 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
HB567 RELATING TO DIGITAL CONTENT BLOCKERS.
HB490 RELATING TO THE LICENSURE OF MIDWIVES.
HB569 RELATING TO LITTERING.
HB571 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB572 RELATING TO LICENSE PLATES.
HB573 RELATING TO TUITION WAIVERS.
HB597 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
HB598 RELATING TO OFFENSES AGAINST PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION.
HB616 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB656 RELATING TO CHILD CARE FACILITIES.
HB657 RELATING TO BULLYING.
HCR5 REQUESTING MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO AMEND FEDERAL LAW TO ENSURE THAT VICTIMS OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT AND SEXUAL ASSAULT WHO MIGHT OTHERWISE BE FORCED INTO ARBITRATION AND SILENCE INSTEAD HAVE ACCESS TO THE COURTS.
HR6 REQUESTING MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO AMEND FEDERAL LAW TO ENSURE THAT VICTIMS OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT AND SEXUAL ASSAULT WHO MIGHT OTHERWISE BE FORCED INTO ARBITRATION AND SILENCE INSTEAD HAVE ACCESS TO THE COURTS.