30th Legislature, 2019
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Senate District 7
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 205
phone: 808-587-7225
fax: 808-587-7230
senenglish@capitol.hawaii.gov
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Measures Introduced
 Title
SB1 SD2 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB20 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
SB21 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
SB22 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB23 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB24 RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
SB25 SD2 HD1 CD1 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
SB26 RELATING TO PROFESSIONS AND VOCATIONS.
SB27 RELATING TO FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS.
SB28 RELATING TO THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION.
SB29 RELATING TO BUSINESS REGULATION.
SB30 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB31 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB32 RELATING TO ENERGY.
SB33 SD3 HD2 CD1 RELATING TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
SB34 RELATING TO TOURISM.
SB35 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB36 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB37 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC LIBRARIES.
SB38 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB39 RELATING TO STATE FACILITIES.
SB40 RELATING TO STATE AND GOVERNMENT OPERATION AND POLICY.
SB41 SD1 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS.
SB42 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS.
SB43 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS.
SB44 SD1 RELATING TO HIGHER EDUCATION.
SB45 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF REGENTS.
SB46 RELATING TO FINANCES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
SB47 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB48 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB49 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB50 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
SB51 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
SB52 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
SB53 RELATING TO CAMPAIGN SPENDING.
SB54 RELATING TO CRIME.
SB55 RELATING TO ETHICS.
SB56 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB57 RELATING TO THE JUDICIARY.
SB58 RELATING TO THE PENAL CODE.
SB59 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
SB60 RELATING TO COUNTIES.
SB61 RELATING TO MILITARY AFFAIRS.
SB62 RELATING TO TECHNOLOGY.
SB63 RELATING TO TECHNOLOGY.
SB64 RELATING TO TECHNOLOGY.
SB65 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB66 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB67 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB68 RELATING TO WATER.
SB69 RELATING TO LAND.
SB70 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
SB71 RELATING TO THE STATE BUDGET.
SB72 RELATING TO FINANCES.
SB73 RELATING TO REVENUES.
SB74 RELATING TO BONDS.
SB75 RELATING TO APPROPRIATIONS.
SB76 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB77 SD3 HD1 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS.
SB130 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO CIVIL LEGAL SERVICES.
SB195 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN AS AN OFFICIAL LANGUAGE OF THE STATE OF HAWAI‘I.
SB196 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT LAW.
SB197 HD1 RELATING TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE.
SB212 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
SB218 SD1 RELATING TO BROADBAND.
SB219 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO ENTERPRISE TECHNOLOGY SERVICES.
SB241 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
SB242 SD2 HD2 CD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB251 SD1 RELATING TO SPORTS MEDICINE.
SB253 SD2 RELATING TO BROADBAND SERVICE.
SB255 SD1 RELATING TO AUTOMATED EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATORS.
SB260 RELATING TO PLASTIC STRAWS.
SB261 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB262 RELATING TO PUEO RESEARCH.
SB263 RELATING TO CLIMATE CHANGE.
SB265 RELATING TO ‘ULU.
SB266 RELATING TO THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY.
SB267 SD1 RELATING TO INTERNATIONAL YOGA DAY.
SB297 RELATING TO DIGITAL MEDIA.
SB298 RELATING TO TAX INCREMENT BONDS.
SB299 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.
SB302 RELATING TO PRINCIPAL DEPARTMENTS.
SB303 HD1 RELATING TO GARDENS.
SB409 SD2 HD1 CD1 RELATING TO ELECTRIC VEHICLES.
SB500 SD2 RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR.
SB504 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO IOLANI PALACE.
SB506 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLES.
SB520 RELATING TO POLYSTYRENE FOAM CONTAINERS.
SB522 SD2 HD2 CD1 RELATING TO PLASTIC.
SB526 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
SB527 SD1 RELATING TO CANNABIS FOR MEDICAL USE.
SB528 RELATING TO HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONERS.
SB534 RELATING TO HEALTHCARE.
SB535 SD1 HD1 CD1 RELATING TO PHARMACISTS PRESCRIBING AND DISPENSING OF OPIOID ANTAGONIST.
SB538 SD1 RELATING TO MENTAL HEALTH.
SB548 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB574 RELATING TO CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT.
SB575 RELATING TO THE STATE COORDINATOR ON HOMELESSNESS.
SB577 SD1 RELATING TO ACTIVE DUTY MILITARY ENTITLEMENTS.
SB579 SD1 RELATING TO TAX CREDITS.
SB580 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB581 RELATING TO LIABILITY.
SB583 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB584 RELATING TO FUNDING FOR SCHOOL REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE.
SB588 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB589 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
SB593 RELATING TO EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES.
SB594 SD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB666 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO AN AIRPORTS CORPORATION.
SB682 RELATING TO FOOD LABELING.
SB683 RELATING TO GENETIC ENGINEERING.
SB684 SD1 RELATING TO COMMUNITY MEETINGS.
SB685 SD1 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
SB686 SD1 RELATING TO MARIJUANA.
SB687 RELATING TO GENETICALLY MODIFIED MATERIAL.
SB688 SD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION FUNDING.
SB689 RELATING TO GENETIC ENGINEERING.
SB690 SD1 RELATING TO CLIMATE CHANGE.
SB691 RELATING TO SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING.
SB692 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB693 SD2 HD1 CD1 RELATING TO THE STATEWIDE TRAFFIC CODE.
SB694 SD1 RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
SB695 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT.
SB696 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO CESSPOOLS.
SB697 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
SB698 SD2 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB699 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE BERNICE PAUAHI BISHOP MUSEUM.
SB700 RELATING TO A COAL-FREE HAWAII.
SB701 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE.
SB702 RELATING TO MARIJUANA DECRIMINALIZATION.
SB703 RELATING TO RESOURCE LAND ACQUISITION PLAN.
SB751 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII ASSOCIATION OF CONSERVATION DISTRICTS.
SB752 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB831 RELATING TO URBAN AGRICULTURE.
SB832 SD1 RELATING TO IMPORTANT AGRICULTURAL LANDS.
SB834 RELATING TO SOLAR ENERGY.
SB835 SD1 RELATING TO THE STATE BOARD ON GEOGRAPHIC NAMES.
SB837 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO FARMS.
SB838 SD2 RELATING TO THE LAND CONSERVATION FUND.
SB840 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB842 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE II OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII.
SB843 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB844 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB845 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB847 RELATING TO FIDUCIARY ACCESS TO DIGITAL ASSETS.
SB851 RELATING TO DECEPTIVE TRADE PRACTICES.
SB856 SD1 HD3 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
SB858 SD1 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.
SB860 RELATING TO COURT PROCEEDINGS.
SB862 RELATING TO JUDICIAL PROCEEDINGS.
SB864 PROPOSING AMENDMENTS TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO AMEND THE MANNER IN WHICH JUSTICES AND JUDGES ARE APPOINTED, CONSENTED TO, AND RETAINED.
SB910 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB912 SD1 RELATING TO CHARTER SCHOOLS.
SB991 SD1 HD1 CD1 RELATING TO TELECOMMUNICATIONS.
SB998 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS FOR HAWAIIAN ELECTRIC COMPANY, INC.; MAUI ELECTRIC COMPANY, LIMITED; AND HAWAII ELECTRIC LIGHT COMPANY, INC.
SB1007 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN MUSIC AND DANCE.
SB1023 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO AGING.
SB1024 SD1 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE AGING AND DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER.
SB1026 SD1 RELATING TO THE HEALTHY AGING PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM.
SB1028 RELATING TO RETIREMENT SAVINGS.
SB1035 SD1 RELATING TO SEXUAL VIOLENCE.
SB1044 RELATING TO BREAST CANCER SCREENING.
SB1094 RELATING TO THE STATE BUDGET.
SB1095 RELATING TO THE STATE BUDGET.
SB1096 RELATING TO THE STATE BUDGET.
SB1097 RELATING TO THE STATE BUDGET.
SB1098 RELATING TO FINANCES.
SB1099 RELATING TO FINANCES.
SB1100 RELATING TO REVENUES.
SB1101 RELATING TO REVENUES.
SB1102 RELATING TO BONDS.
SB1103 RELATING TO APPROPRIATIONS.
SB1104 RELATING TO APPROPRIATIONS.
SB1105 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB1106 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS.
SB1107 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS.
SB1108 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS.
SB1109 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS.
SB1127 RELATING TO THE FESTIVAL OF PACIFIC ARTS.
SB1154 RELATING TO THE LANDLORD-TENANT CODE.
SB1331 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
SB1388 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB1403 SD2 RELATING TO MARINE LIFE CONSERVATION DISTRICTS.
SB1432 SD1 RELATING TO THE LAND CONSERVATION FUND.
SB1433 SD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB1450 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE SEVENTH SENATORIAL DISTRICT.
SB1451 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO STATE HOLIDAYS.
SB1467 SD1 RELATING TO PROPERTY FORFEITURE.
SB1488 RELATING TO PROTECTION OF STREAMS.
SB1501 SD2 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
SB1531 RELATING TO IOLANI PALACE.
SCR1 REQUESTING THE CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE HAWAII SUPREME COURT TO ADDRESS THE LEGISLATURE ASSEMBLED IN JOINT SESSION FOR THE STATE OF THE JUDICIARY ADDRESS.
SCR17 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO PERFORM AN ACTUARIAL STUDY ON THE SIZE OF THE CURRENT AND PROJECTED FUTURE POPULATIONS OF HAWAIIANS ELIGIBLE TO LEASE HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
SCR18 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO BUILD ALTERNATIVE HOUSING OPTIONS FOR LESSEES.
SCR45 SD1 SUPPORTING THE GOVERNOR'S EFFORTS IN INVESTIGATING AND URGING THE BANK OF AMERICA TO RETURN TO HAWAII TO MEET WITH NA PO‘E KOKUA AND THE HAWAII FAIR LENDING COALITION REGARDING A $150,000,000 LOAN COMMITMENT FOR NATIVE HAWAIIANS ON HAWAIIAN HOMELANDS.
SCR50 RENAMING THE NATURAL ENERGY LABORATORY OF HAWAII AUTHORITY AS THE GEORGE R. ARIYOSHI NATURAL ENERGY LAB.
SCR53 URGING THE COUNTY OF MAUI TO APPROVE THE INSTALLATION AND USE OF COMPOSTING TOILETS, ESPECIALLY IN REMOTE AREAS WHERE COUNTY SEWER LINE ACCESS AND CESSPOOL CONVERSION CAN BE COST-PROHIBITIVE.
SCR99 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE AN INTERDEPARTMENTAL WORKING GROUP TO ADDRESS THE LACK OF CONSOLIDATED, CONSISTENT HEALTH SCREENING PROGRAMS IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS FOR CHILDREN IN THE STATE.
SCR100 REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP RELATING TO PATIENTS REQUIRING AN EMERGENCY MENTAL HEALTH EXAMINATION.
SCR101 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE CURRENT USE AND POSSIBLE EXPANSION OF SERVICES AT LEAHI HOSPITAL AND MALUHIA HOSPITAL, INCLUDING THE FEASIBILITY OF USING THE HOSPITALS AS CENTERS FOR COMMUNITY-BASED MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT SERVICES FOR NON-FORENSIC PATIENTS.
SCR109 ENDORSING TAIWAN'S PARTICIPATION AS AN OBSERVER IN THE UNITED NATIONS FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE, INTERNATIONAL CIVIL AVIATION ORGANIZATION, WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION, AND INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL POLICE ORGANIZATION; ENCOURAGING A U.S.-TAIWAN BILATERAL TRADE AGREEMENT; AND CELEBRATING THE STATE OF HAWAII'S TWENTY-SIXTH ANNIVERSARY OF SISTER-STATE RELATIONS WITH TAIWAN AND THE FORTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE TAIWAN RELATIONS ACT.
SCR111 REQUESTING THE MEDICAL CANNABIS INSURANCE REIMBURSEMENT WORKING GROUP TO CONTINUE ITS WORK TO ADDRESS THE COMPLEXITIES SURROUNDING MEDICAL CANNABIS REIMBURSEMENTS BY HEALTH INSURANCE.
SCR114 URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO ADOPT RULES TO ALLOW HOME SCHOOLED STUDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN PUBLIC SCHOOL EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES.
SCR129 ENGAGING, ENDORSING, ACCEPTING, AND ADOPTING THE NEW YORK DECLARATION ON FORESTS TO ACHIEVE THE UNITED NATIONS PARIS AGREEMENT AND THE 2030 AGENDA FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT; SPECIFICALLY SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOAL 15, LIFE ON LAND.
SCR132 URGING THE STATE AND EACH COUNTY TO ADOPT THE GLOBAL PACT FOR THE ENVIRONMENT TO ACHIEVE THE UNITED NATIONS PARIS AGREEMENT AND THE 2030 DEVELOPMENT AGENDA, AND TO SPECIFICALLY ADOPT THE UNITED NATIONS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS, NUMBERS 13 THROUGH 17.
SCR151 STRONGLY URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL FEDERAL AID AND SUPPORT TO THE STATE OF HAWAII FOR FINANCIAL, MEDICAL, AND OTHER FEDERAL ASSISTANCE FOR MIGRANTS COVERED BY THE COMPACT OF FREE ASSOCIATION.
SCR152 REQUESTING THE STATE AND COUNTIES TO EXPAND EFFORTS FOR COMMUNITY INPUT REGARDING ADOPTION OF ADMINISTRATIVE RULES, STATEWIDE PLANS, AND PLANS THAT AFFECT RURAL COMMUNITIES.
SCR153 HD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO STUDY AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS ON HOW TO INCREASE COMPLIANCE WITH THE VARIOUS REQUIREMENTS FOR AGRICULTURAL LANDS AND TO PREVENT ABUSE OF AGRICULTURAL LAND LEASES.
SCR164 AUTHORIZING THE AMENDMENT OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT SPRECKELSVILLE, WAILUKU, MAUI, FOR THE EXISTING SEAWALL AND BOULDER REVETMENT AND FOR USE, REPAIR, AND MAINTENANCE OF THE EXISTING IMPROVEMENTS CONSTRUCTED THEREON.
SCR165 SD1 REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF PLANNING TO ESTABLISH AN AGRICULTURAL HOUSING TASK FORCE TO STUDY EXISTING COUNTY AND STATE LAWS, RULES, AND PROCESSES TO PLAN FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF ON-FARM EMPLOYEE HOUSING WITHIN THE STATE AGRICULTURAL DISTRICT.
SCR179 REQUESTING CONGRESS TO ENACT LEGISLATION TO REMOVE CANNABIS FROM THE FEDERAL CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT AND FACILITATE PRIVATE BANKING SERVICES FOR CANNABIS-RELATED BUSINESSES UNDER FEDERAL LAW.
SCR180 SD1 HD1 SUPPORTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE PLAN, INCLUDING GOALS, BENCHMARKS, STRATEGIES, AND OUTCOMES, TO BUILD UPON ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND TO ACCELERATE THE NORMALIZATION OF ‘OLELO HAWAI‘I.
SCR204 HD2 URGING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NATIVE HAWAIIAN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP A SUI GENERIS LEGAL SYSTEM TO RECOGNIZE AND PROTECT NATIVE HAWAIIAN CULTURAL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, TRADITIONAL CULTURAL EXPRESSIONS, AND GENETIC RESOURCES.
SCR206 REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE TO ISSUE A COMMEMORATIVE POSTAGE STAMP IN HONOR OF ALFRED AHOLO APAKA.
SR1 ELECTING OFFICERS OF THE THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE.
SR2 ADOPTING THE RULES OF THE SENATE OF THE THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE.
SR12 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO PERFORM AN ACTUARIAL STUDY ON THE SIZE OF THE CURRENT AND PROJECTED FUTURE POPULATIONS OF HAWAIIANS ELIGIBLE TO LEASE HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
SR13 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO BUILD ALTERNATIVE HOUSING OPTIONS FOR LESSEES.
SR32 SD1 SUPPORTING THE GOVERNOR'S EFFORTS IN INVESTIGATING AND URGING THE BANK OF AMERICA TO RETURN TO HAWAII TO MEET WITH NA PO‘E KOKUA AND THE HAWAII FAIR LENDING COALITION REGARDING A $150,000,000 LOAN COMMITMENT FOR NATIVE HAWAIIANS ON HAWAIIAN HOMELANDS.
SR37 URGING THE COUNTY OF MAUI TO APPROVE THE INSTALLATION AND USE OF COMPOSTING TOILETS, ESPECIALLY IN REMOTE AREAS WHERE COUNTY SEWER LINE ACCESS AND CESSPOOL CONVERSION CAN BE COST-PROHIBITIVE.
SR73 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE CURRENT USE AND POSSIBLE EXPANSION OF SERVICES AT LEAHI HOSPITAL AND MALUHIA HOSPITAL, INCLUDING THE FEASIBILITY OF USING THE HOSPITALS AS CENTERS FOR COMMUNITY-BASED MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT SERVICES FOR NON-FORENSIC PATIENTS.
SR74 REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP RELATING TO PATIENTS REQUIRING AN EMERGENCY MENTAL HEALTH EXAMINATION.
SR84 URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO ADOPT RULES TO ALLOW HOME SCHOOLED STUDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN PUBLIC SCHOOL EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES.
SR98 ENGAGING, ENDORSING, ACCEPTING, AND ADOPTING THE NEW YORK DECLARATION ON FORESTS TO ACHIEVE THE UNITED NATIONS PARIS AGREEMENT AND THE 2030 AGENDA FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT; SPECIFICALLY SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOAL 15, LIFE ON LAND.
SR101 URGING THE STATE AND EACH COUNTY TO ADOPT THE GLOBAL PACT FOR THE ENVIRONMENT TO ACHIEVE THE UNITED NATIONS PARIS AGREEMENT AND THE 2030 DEVELOPMENT AGENDA, AND TO SPECIFICALLY ADOPT THE UNITED NATIONS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS, NUMBERS 13 THROUGH 17.
SR117 STRONGLY URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL FEDERAL AID AND SUPPORT TO THE STATE OF HAWAII FOR FINANCIAL, MEDICAL, AND OTHER FEDERAL ASSISTANCE FOR MIGRANTS COVERED BY THE COMPACT OF FREE ASSOCIATION.
SR118 REQUESTING THE STATE AND COUNTIES TO EXPAND EFFORTS FOR COMMUNITY INPUT REGARDING ADOPTION OF ADMINISTRATIVE RULES, STATEWIDE PLANS, AND PLANS THAT AFFECT RURAL COMMUNITIES.
SR119 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO STUDY AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS ON HOW TO INCREASE COMPLIANCE WITH THE VARIOUS REQUIREMENTS FOR AGRICULTURAL LANDS AND TO PREVENT ABUSE OF AGRICULTURAL LAND LEASES.
SR130 AUTHORIZING THE AMENDMENT OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT SPRECKELSVILLE, WAILUKU, MAUI, FOR THE EXISTING SEAWALL AND BOULDER REVETMENT AND FOR USE, REPAIR, AND MAINTENANCE OF THE EXISTING IMPROVEMENTS CONSTRUCTED THEREON.
SR131 SD1 REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF PLANNING TO ESTABLISH AN AGRICULTURAL HOUSING TASK FORCE TO STUDY EXISTING COUNTY AND STATE LAWS, RULES, AND PROCESSES TO PLAN FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF ON-FARM EMPLOYEE HOUSING WITHIN THE STATE AGRICULTURAL DISTRICT.
SR145 REQUESTING CONGRESS TO ENACT LEGISLATION TO REMOVE CANNABIS FROM THE FEDERAL CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT AND FACILITATE PRIVATE BANKING SERVICES FOR CANNABIS-RELATED BUSINESSES UNDER FEDERAL LAW.
SR146 SD1 SUPPORTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE PLAN, INCLUDING GOALS, BENCHMARKS, STRATEGIES, AND OUTCOMES, TO BUILD UPON ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND TO ACCELERATE THE NORMALIZATION OF ‘OLELO HAWAI‘I.
SR164 URGING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NATIVE HAWAIIAN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP A SUI GENERIS LEGAL SYSTEM TO RECOGNIZE AND PROTECT NATIVE HAWAIIAN CULTURAL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, TRADITIONAL CULTURAL EXPRESSIONS, AND GENETIC RESOURCES.
SR166 SD1 REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE TO ISSUE A COMMEMORATIVE POSTAGE STAMP IN HONOR OF ALFRED AHOLO APAKA.
SR176 REGARDING COMPLETION OF THE WORK OF THE THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE, REGULAR SESSION OF 2019, SUBSEQUENT TO THE ADJOURNMENT THEREOF.
SR177 INFORMING THE HOUSE AND GOVERNOR THAT THE SENATE IS READY TO ADJOURN SINE DIE.