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House District 44
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 311
phone: 808-586-8460
fax: 808-586-8464
repgates@Capitol.hawaii.gov
• Chairman - Wai'anae Coast Neighborhood Board #24
• Board Director - Wai'anae Coast Comprehensive Health Center
• Advisory Board Member - Makaha Elementary School
• Advisory Board Member - Wai'anae High School
• Chief Operating Officer - Active Hawaii Organization
• Vice Chairman - Wai'anae Coast Neighborhood Board #24
• Council Member - Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard's Youth Leadership Council

• 2015- Certificate of Recognition by The United State Congress for advocating for social justice and civil liberties relating to transportation and public infrastructure needs of rural communities such as Wai'anae.
• 2014- Certificate of Recognition by Honolulu City Council for his Community outreach and advocacy
• 2013- Hawaii's Outstanding Children and Youth Advocate of the Year, Governor Neil Abercrombie and Hawaii State Legislature
Measures Introduced
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HB3 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN MUSIC AND DANCE.
HB4 RELATING TO VOTER REGISTRATION.
HB5 RELATING TO MINIMUM WAGE.
HB159 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO CRIME.
HB161 RELATING TO CIVIL LEGAL SERVICES.
HB228 RELATING TO HOUSING.
HB249 HD1 RELATING TO SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGISTS.
HB251 HD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB259 HD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT.
HB260 RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
HB261 HD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB262 HD1 RELATING TO SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM INCENTIVES.
HB264 RELATING TO RESOURCE LAND ACQUISITION PLAN.
HB265 HD1 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB309 HD1 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
HB316 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO DERELICT VEHICLES.
HB320 HD2 RELATING TO OFFENDER REENTRY.
HB327 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
HB332 HD1 RELATING TO CHECK CASHING.
HB334 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO INDIVIDUAL DEVELOPMENT ACCOUNTS.
HB344 RELATING TO PUBLIC ACCESS.
HB399 RELATING TO TOURISM.
HB400 RELATING TO TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS HOSTING PLATFORMS.
HB402 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO INCREASING THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS' PRO RATA SHARE OF PUBLIC LAND TRUST FUNDS.
HB406 HD2 RELATING TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
HB413 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION INNOVATION GRANTS.
HB424 RELATING TO CORRECTIONS.
HB427 RELATING TO DAM AND RESERVOIR SAFETY.
HB428 HD1 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
HB433 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLES.
HB462 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO THE LANDLORD TENANT CODE.
HB467 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO THE KUPUNA CAREGIVERS PROGRAM.
HB530 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO MANAGEMENT OF STATE FUNDS.
HB549 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
HB550 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
HB552 HD2 RELATING TO CHAPTER 200, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
HB553 RELATING TO LITTER CONTROL.
HB554 HD1 RELATING TO EXPENSES OF NEIGHBOR ISLAND RESIDENT PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSIONERS.
HB555 HD1 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
HB557 HD1 RELATING TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY.
HB558 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO KEKAHA KAI STATE PARK.
HB559 RELATING TO AN ELECTRIC VEHICLE-READY HAWAII.
HB561 HD1 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB562 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO CONSTRUCTION WASTE.
HB563 HD1 RELATING TO A COAL-FREE HAWAII.
HB564 RELATING TO THE STATE SHRIMP.
HB565 HD1 RELATING TO DISCLOSURE OF COASTAL HAZARDS.
HB598 RELATING TO OFFENSES AGAINST PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION.
HB602 HD1 RELATING TO THE VEHICLE WEIGHT TAX.
HB611 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION TO LOWER THE QUALIFYING AGE OF VOTERS FOR ANY STATE OR LOCAL ELECTION.
HB612 RELATING TO ABANDONED VEHICLES.
HB613 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT.
HB614 HD1 RELATING TO WAIANAE COAST COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH CENTER EMERGENCY ROOM.
HB615 HD3 SD2 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.
HB616 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB634 RELATING TO RESTORATIVE JUSTICE.
HB635 RELATING TO LEGISLATIVE ACCESS THROUGH REMOTE TESTIMONY.
HB636 RELATING TO RENTALS OF MOPEDS AND MOTOR SCOOTERS.
HB637 RELATING TO GARDENS.
HB647 RELATING TO DIGITAL CONTENT BLOCKING CAPABILITIES.
HB660 HD1 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
HB661 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB708 RELATING TO CANNABIS.
HB718 RELATING TO RANKED CHOICE VOTING.
HB721 HD1 RELATING TO UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII DEVELOPMENTS.
HB726 HD1 RELATING TO A TEACHER TAX CREDIT.
HB732 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB781 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
HB784 RELATING TO THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY.
HB792 RELATING TO USE OF FORCE.
HB793 RELATING TO POLYSTYRENE FOAM CONTAINERS.
HB794 RELATING TO MARINE LIFE CONSERVATION DISTRICTS.
HB795 RELATING TO MARINE LIFE CONSERVATION DISTRICTS.
HB796 HD1 RELATING TO MEMORIALS.
HB797 RELATING TO TELECOMMUNICATIONS CARRIERS.
HB799 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB813 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII PROMISE PROGRAM PLUS.
HB814 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
HB834 HD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC REAL PROPERTY.
HB847 HD1 RELATING TO THE STATE CAPITOL.
HB850 HD1 RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.
HB853 RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.
HB854 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO FOOD DONATION.
HB878 HD1 RELATING TO EXEMPTIONS FROM JURY DUTY.
HB879 RELATING TO FIREARMS.
HB880 RELATING TO KUPUNA CARE.
HB904 RELATING TO MINORS.
HB905 RELATING TO THE CHILD PROTECTIVE ACT.
HB906 RELATING TO DENTAL HEALTH.
HB907 RELATING TO HIGHWAYS.
HB916 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE.
HB1063 RELATING TO CIVIC EDUCATION.
HB1082 RELATING TO TRAILS.
HB1083 RELATING TO RAPID OHIA DEATH DISEASE.
HB1085 HD1 RELATING TO THE DEPOSIT BEVERAGE CONTAINER PROGRAM.
HB1105 RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.
HB1106 RELATING TO CONSERVATION DISTRICT PERMITS.
HB1107 HD1 RELATING TO GAMING.
HB1108 RELATING TO TOURISM.
HB1113 RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS.
HB1114 RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS.
HB1115 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE EDUCATION.
HB1119 RELATING TO STATE HOLIDAYS.
HB1152 RELATING TO MARINE RESOURCES.
HB1154 HD1 RELATING TO THE OWNER-BUILDER EXEMPTION.
HB1155 RELATING TO OFFENSES AGAINST PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION.
HB1156 HD1 RELATING TO BROADBAND SERVICE INFRASTRUCTURE.
HB1158 RELATING TO COUNTY SIDEWALKS.
HB1166 HD1 RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
HB1177 HD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
HB1192 HD2 SD2 RELATING TO EQUAL PAY.
HB1195 HD1 RELATING TO FEDERAL WORKERS.
HB1213 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
HB1215 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB1216 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB1234 HD1 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLES.
HB1235 RELATING TO PEDESTRIAN SAFETY.
HB1236 RELATING TO MAKUA VALLEY.
HB1237 RELATING TO VEHICLE REGISTRATION.
HB1238 RELATING TO PARENTAL RIGHTS.
HB1271 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
HB1277 HD1 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII PROMISE PROGRAM.
HB1280 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE HAWAII CONSTITUTION, ARTICLE II, SECTION 1, TO EXPAND THE RIGHT TO VOTE.
HB1283 RELATING TO FINANCIAL SECURITY.
HB1284 HD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC HEALTH.
HB1286 RELATING TO HEALTHCARE.
HB1325 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
HB1346 HD2 SD2 RELATING TO EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION.
HB1347 HD1 RELATING TO CHARTER SCHOOLS.
HB1371 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII UNIVERSITY PROMISE PROGRAM.
HB1379 RELATING TO VOTER REGISTRATION.
HB1380 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE.
HB1381 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO LOBBYISTS.
HB1415 HD1 RELATING TO HEALTH INSURANCE.
HB1436 HD1 RELATING TO PRETRIAL RELEASE.
HB1437 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR SCHOOLS IN THE NANAKULI-WAIANAE COMPLEX AREA.
HB1438 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE FORTY-FOURTH REPRESENTATIVE DISTRICT.
HB1439 RELATING TO WATER CIRCULATION.
HB1440 RELATING TO FORMER PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA.
HB1456 RELATING TO THE MAUI FOOD INNOVATION CENTER.
HB1460 HD1 RELATING TO THE STATEWIDE BOATING PROGRAM.
HB1465 HD2 RELATING TO PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
HB1529 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO STUDENT JOURNALISTS.
HB1530 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB1551 HD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
HB1816 HD1 RELATING TO HOUSING.
HB1817 HD2 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
HB1818 RELATING TO BICYCLES.
HB1842 RELATING TO FITNESS TO PROCEED.
HB1865 HD1 RELATING TO ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE AND RELATED DEMENTIA.
HB1866 HD1 RELATING TO THE HEALTHY AGING PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM.
HB1867 HD1 RELATING TO THE KUPUNA CAREGIVERS PROGRAM.
HB1869 RELATING TO PARKING FOR DISABLED PERSONS.
HB1870 HD1 RELATING TO LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE.
HB1871 HD1 RELATING TO LONG TERM CARE.
HB1872 HD1 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE OFFICE OF THE LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN PROGRAM.
HB1873 RELATING TO ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE.
HB1874 HD1 RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES AGAINST SENIORS.
HB1916 RELATING TO TAX CREDITS.
HB1917 RELATING TO TAX CREDITS.
HB1918 HD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII COMMUNITY CORRECTIONAL CENTER.
HB1933 HD1 RELATING TO THE STATE BUILDING CODE COUNCIL.
HB1945 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO THE TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX.
HB1947 HD1 RELATING TO WORLD WAR II COMMEMORATION.
HB1951 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
HB1952 RELATING TO WILDLIFE PRESERVATION.
HB1955 HD2 RELATING TO ELECTRIC FOOT SCOOTERS.
HB1975 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES.
HB1994 HD1 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
HB1995 HD1 RELATING TO SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT.
HB1998 HD1 RELATING TO THE EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM.
HB1999 RELATING TO OPERATING A VEHICLE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF AN INTOXICANT.
HB2001 HD1 RELATING TO MANSLAUGHTER.
HB2004 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO CHILD PASSENGER RESTRAINTS.
HB2010 HD1 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
HB2011 RELATING TO THE GOVERNOR'S COORDINATOR ON NATIVE HAWAIIAN ADVANCEMENT.
HB2012 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB2013 RELATING TO NATIVE HAWAIIAN ART.
HB2015 HD1 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB2016 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
HB2017 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION.
HB2018 RELATING TO TRAINING.
HB2019 RELATING TO THE PROCUREMENT CODE.
HB2020 HD1 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
HB2022 HD2 RELATING TO THE MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SPECIAL FUND.
HB2023 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLES.
HB2024 HD1 RELATING TO MINORS.
HB2043 HD2 SD2 RELATING TO ADOLESCENT MENTAL HEALTH CARE.
HB2045 HD1 RELATING TO HEALTH CARE WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT.
HB2047 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB2049 HD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB2050 HD1 RELATING TO TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDERS, PROTECTIVE ORDERS, AND INJUNCTIONS.
HB2051 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB2053 RELATING TO CIVIL RIGHTS.
HB2054 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES.
HB2055 RELATING TO STATE PROCUREMENT OF WIFI AND INTERNET SERVICES.
HB2056 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB2057 HD2 RELATING TO PROOF OF DOMESTIC OR SEXUAL VIOLENCE VICTIM STATUS.
HB2059 RELATING TO CAMPUS SAFETY.
HB2060 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO DOMESTIC ABUSE.
HB2061 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO CHILD SUPPORT.
HB2062 HD2 RELATING TO THE SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN.
HB2063 RELATING TO SEXUAL HARASSMENT.
HB2064 HD1 RELATING TO TAX CREDIT FOR ON-SITE EARLY CHILDHOOD FACILITIES.
HB2067 HD1 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
HB2088 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB2090 HD2 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
HB2091 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO CRIMINAL HISTORY RECORD CHECKS.
HB2092 HD1 RELATING TO SCHOOLS.
HB2093 HD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION DATA.
HB2094 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO EARLY LEARNING.
HB2098 HD2 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB2099 HD1 RELATING TO THE EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING.
HB2103 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE HURRICANE RESERVE TRUST FUND.
HB2104 RELATING TO AN ADVISORY REFERENDUM ON CANNABIS IN HAWAII.
HB2108 HD1 RELATING TO HEALTH CARE.
HB2140 HD1 RELATING TO INVESTMENT IN INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES.
HB2182 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
HB2184 RELATING TO HISTORIC PRESERVATION.
HB2185 RELATING TO SCHOOL IMPACT FEES.
HB2188 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO WIND ENERGY FACILITIES.
HB2210 HD1 RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF PLANNING.
HB2224 RELATING TO SEX OFFENDERS.
HB2225 RELATING TO CHILDREN.
HB2226 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
HB2234 HD1 RELATING TO FOOD DONATION.
HB2238 HD1 RELATING TO FAMILY COURTS.
HB2239 RELATING TO DEPENDENT CARE FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNTS.
HB2240 RELATING TO INDIVIDUAL INCOME TAX REDUCTIONS.
HB2241 RELATING TO GENERAL EXCISE TAX EXEMPTIONS.
HB2242 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB2249 HD2 RELATING TO MEDICAID BENEFITS.
HB2250 HD1 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII PROMISE PROGRAM PLUS.
HB2251 HD1 RELATING TO RETIREMENT SAVINGS.
HB2252 RELATING TO TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT.
HB2253 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO THE TRAFFIC CODE.
HB2418 RELATING TO LEGISLATIVE TESTIMONY.
HB2419 HD1 RELATING TO THE EMPLOYMENT OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.
HB2420 HD2 SD2 RELATING TO THE HAWAII CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION.
HB2421 HD2 RELATING TO THE HAWAI'I SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF AND BLIND.
HB2442 RELATING TO WASTE MANAGEMENT.
HB2456 HD1 RELATING TO ELECTRONIC SMOKING PRODUCTS.
HB2471 RELATING TO RESTRICTIONS ON AGRICULTURAL USES AND ACTIVITIES.
HB2472 HD2 RELATING TO SELF-HELP HOUSING.
HB2473 RELATING TO COUNTIES.
HB2496 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR SCHOOLS IN THE NANAKULI-WAIANAE COMPLEX AREA.
HB2535 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE FORTY-FOURTH REPRESENTATIVE DISTRICT.
HB2541 HD1 RELATING TO HELPING WORKING FAMILIES.
HB2542 RELATING TO LAND DEVELOPMENT.
HB2543 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO ACCESS TO LEARNING.
HB2544 RELATING TO A SCHOOL FACILITIES AGENCY.
HB2554 RELATING TO TEACHER EDUCATION.
HB2555 HD1 RELATING TO THE NA WAI EHA WATERSHED.
HB2556 HD1 RELATING TO VEHICLES.
HB2557 RELATING TO COUNTIES.
HB2591 HD1 RELATING TO MARINE RESOURCES.
HB2594 HD2 RELATING TO BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY.
HB2595 HD1 RELATING TO CABLE TELEVISION.
HB2596 HD1 RELATING TO BROADBAND SERVICE INFRASTRUCTURE.
HB2673 RELATING TO TARO.
HB2686 RELATING TO LAND USE.
HB2688 RELATING TO LAND USE.
HB2689 HD1 RELATING TO INDUSTRIAL HEMP.
HB2690 RELATING TO AIR TOURISM.
HB2694 HD1 MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION TO THE STATE PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL COMMISSION.
HB2695 HD1 RELATING TO CHARTER SCHOOLS.
HB2696 RELATING TO TEACHER COMPENSATION.
HB2697 HD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB2698 HD1 RELATING TO CONSTRUCTION WASTE.
HB2699 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
HB2701 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
HB2712 HD1 RELATING TO PHARMACY BENEFIT MANAGERS.
HB2718 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION AND ADAPTATION.
HB2719 RELATING TO GREEN FEES.
HB2720 HD1 RELATING TO GENDER EQUITY.
HB2740 HD2 RELATING TO PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
HB2742 RELATING TO THE TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX.
HB2743 RELATING TO HELICOPTERS.
HB2744 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO GUN VIOLENCE PREVENTION.
HB2745 HD1 RELATING TO FACE SURVEILLANCE.
HB2750 HD2 SD2 RELATING TO MONETARY OBLIGATIONS.
HB2751 HD1 RELATING TO FINANCIAL HARDSHIP.
HB2752 HD1 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.
HB2753 HD1 RELATING TO WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT.
HCR12 REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TASK FORCE TO ASSESS THE OUTSTANDING CLAIMS RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT.
HCR13 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE AMENDED CHAPTERS 19 AND 89 OF TITLE 8, HAWAII ADMINISTRATIVE RULES.
HCR14 REQUESTING VARIOUS APPOINTING AUTHORITIES TO DEDICATE THEMSELVES TO ACHIEVE GENDER PARITY ON STATE BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS AND CIRCUIT COURT.
HCR17 REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO CONSOLIDATE DATA AND INFORMATION REGARDING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN INTO A COMPREHENSIVE ANNUAL REPORT TO STRENGTHEN THE STATE'S OVERALL RESPONSE TO VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN.
HCR34 REQUESTING THAT THE WALL STREET JOURNAL INCLUDE HAWAIIAN AIRLINES IN THE NEWSPAPER'S FUTURE RANKINGS OF THE BEST AND WORST AIRLINES IN THE UNITED STATES.
HCR62 DECLARING A CLIMATE EMERGENCY AND REQUESTING IMMEDIATE AND ACCELERATED ACTION TO ADDRESS THE CLIMATE CRISIS AND LIMIT GLOBAL WARMING TO 1.5 DEGREES CELSIUS.
HCR63 SUPPORTING A FEASIBILITY ASSESSMENT FOR REEF INSURANCE AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR NATURE-BASED SOLUTIONS TO PROTECT HAWAII’S COASTLINES AND COASTAL INFRASTRUCTURE FROM NATURAL DISASTERS.
HCR66 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FOLLOW-UP ANALYSIS TO REPORT NO. 05-11 ON PAYDAY LOANS.
HCR67 REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO REQUIRE VOTER REGISTRATION IN THE STATE AND REGISTRATION IN THE UNITED STATES SELECTIVE SERVICE SYSTEM AS A CONDITION FOR RECEIVING A PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA IN THE STATE.
HCR74 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO PRIORITIZE THE CONTAINMENT AND CONTROL OF COVID-19 TO THOSE WITH A HIGH PROBABILITY OF CONTRACTING AND DYING FROM THE VIRUS, SUCH AS THE RESIDENTS OF CARE HOMES, NURSING HOMES, AND ADULT FOSTER HOMES, THEIR CAREGIVERS, AND PEOPLE WITH KNOWN COMORBID MEDICAL CONDITIONS.
HCR110 REQUESTING THE STATE AUDITOR TO PERFORM AN AUDIT ON THE PROCEDURES FOR AND DETERMINATIONS ON APPLICATIONS FOR GEOGRAPHIC EXCEPTIONS WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
HCR112 REQUESTING THE HAWAII TEACHER STANDARDS BOARD TO ACCEPT THE NATIONAL ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY CERTIFICATION FOR TEACHERS PROVIDING ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY SERVICES.
HCR113 REQUESTING THE DISABILITY AND COMMUNICATION ACCESS BOARD, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE OFFICE OF ENTERPRISE TECHNOLOGY SERVICES, TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP ON ACCESSIBLE GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS.
HCR128 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO PRIORITIZE THE TESTING AND RESEARCH OF BEACH SAND CONTAMINATION LEVELS AT POKAI BAY ON OAHU'S LEEWARD COAST AND REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO RENOVATE ITS PUBLIC FACILITIES AT POKAI BAY TO MITIGATE ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH RISKS CAUSED BY POLLUTION AND CONTAMINANTS.
HCR129 URGING THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN CONVENTION TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO DEVELOP RECOMMENDATIONS AND STRATEGIES TO CREATE HAWAIIAN NATIONALITY AS A PROTECTED CLASS FOR PURPOSES OF HAWAII'S ANTI-DISCRIMINATION LAWS.
HCR134 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON THE STATUS OF ACHIEVING ACT 51, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2018, MANDATES FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE EDUCATION.
HCR139 REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE FACTORS ATTRIBUTABLE TO LOW VOTER TURNOUT IN ELECTIONS IN THE STATE.
HCR140 REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO DETERMINE THE NEED FOR A STATE DEMOGRAPHER.
HCR144 REQUESTING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO IDENTIFY AND ADDRESS THE IMPACTS OF TOURISM ON COMMUNITIES THROUGHOUT THE STATE.
HCR145 REQUESTING THE COLLECTION OF SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND GENDER IDENTITY INFORMATION BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH VIA THE BEHAVIORAL RISK FACTOR SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM, AND BY THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION VIA THE YOUTH RISK BEHAVIOR SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM.
HCR160 APOLOGIZING FOR THE INTERNMENT OF PREDOMINATELY JAPANESE AMERICANS AT THE HONOULIULI INTERNMENT CAMP DURING WORLD WAR II.
HCR166 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND THE HAWAII STATE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION TO DEVELOP STRATEGIES TO PLACE EXPERIENCED TEACHERS IN HARD-TO-FILL SCHOOLS WHERE THEIR EXPERIENCE IS MOST NEEDED.
HCR182 REQUESTING THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH A MAKUA VALLEY TASK FORCE TO PREPARE FOR THE TRANSFER OF MANAGEMENT OF THE MAKUA MILITARY RESERVATION TO THE STATE FROM THE UNITED STATES ARMY UPON EXPIRATION OF GENERAL LEASE NO. S-3848.
HCR183 URGING THE COUNTIES TO FREEZE PROPERTY TAXES AT THEIR CURRENT LEVELS FOR HOMEOWNERS WHO CURRENTLY, AND HAVE CONTINUOUSLY, RESIDED ON THEIR PROPERTY FOR THE LAST FIVE YEARS.
HCR184 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, MAYOR OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU, AND HONOLULU CITY COUNCIL TO REROUTE FARRINGTON HIGHWAY IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE 1998 MAKAHA BEACH PARK MASTER PLAN.
HCR185 REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TAKE ALL NECESSARY STEPS TO EXPEDITE WORK ON THE MAIPALAOA BRIDGE IN MAILI, OAHU AND URGING VARIOUS ENTITIES TO WORK TOGETHER TO IMMEDIATELY OPEN THE SECTION OF THE WAIANAE COAST EMERGENCY ACCESS ROAD SYSTEM EXTENDING PAAKEA ROAD OUT TO LUALUALEI NAVAL ROAD FOR PUBLIC USE ON A PERMANENT BASIS.
HCR186 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES REFUSE DIVISION OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO SOLVE ITS ONGOING MAINTENANCE AND COMMUNICATION PROBLEMS AT THE WAI‘ANAE CONVENIENCE CENTER.
HCR187 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM, IN COOPERATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS, TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON AGRICULTURAL COOPERATIVES.
HCR188 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO IMPLEMENT A FINANCIAL LITERACY CURRICULUM FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS.
HCR189 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO IMPLEMENT SENSORY ROOMS FOR CHILDREN DIAGNOSED WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER IN ALL SCHOOLS.
HR11 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE AMENDED CHAPTERS 19 AND 89 OF TITLE 8, HAWAII ADMINISTRATIVE RULES.
HR12 REQUESTING VARIOUS APPOINTING AUTHORITIES TO DEDICATE THEMSELVES TO ACHIEVE GENDER PARITY ON STATE BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS AND CIRCUIT COURT.
HR13 CONVENING A TASK FORCE TO ADDRESS IMPLEMENTATION OF HAWAII'S STATE LAW COROLLARY TO TITLE IX IN LIGHT OF ANTICIPATED CHANGES TO FEDERAL TITLE IX REGULATIONS.
HR14 REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES PROVIDE AN ESTIMATE OF THE BUDGET APPROPRIATION AND LEGISLATIVE ACTION NECESSARY TO FUND AN EXPANSION OF MED-QUEST COVERAGE TO ALL POST-PARTUM WOMEN FOR A PERIOD OF TWELVE MONTHS FOLLOWING CHILDBIRTH.
HR15 REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO CONSOLIDATE DATA AND INFORMATION REGARDING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN INTO A COMPREHENSIVE ANNUAL REPORT TO STRENGTHEN THE STATE'S OVERALL RESPONSE TO VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN.
HR17 RECOGNIZING JAMES T. FUNAKI, ESQ. FOR HIS EXEMPLARY CAREER AND EXTRAORDINARY CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AND THE STATE OF HAWAII.
HR18 REQUESTING THAT THE WALL STREET JOURNAL INCLUDE HAWAIIAN AIRLINES IN THE NEWSPAPER'S FUTURE RANKINGS OF THE BEST AND WORST AIRLINES IN THE UNITED STATES.
HR24 COMMENDING DUANE DESOTO AND MALIA KA‘AIHUE FOR THEIR COMMITMENT AND OUTSTANDING INVOLVEMENT IN THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN COMMUNITY.
HR46 DECLARING A CLIMATE EMERGENCY AND REQUESTING IMMEDIATE AND ACCELERATED ACTION TO ADDRESS THE CLIMATE CRISIS AND LIMIT GLOBAL WARMING TO 1.5 DEGREES CELSIUS.
HR47 SUPPORTING A FEASIBILITY ASSESSMENT FOR REEF INSURANCE AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR NATURE-BASED SOLUTIONS TO PROTECT HAWAII’S COASTLINES AND COASTAL INFRASTRUCTURE FROM NATURAL DISASTERS.
HR57 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO PRIORITIZE THE CONTAINMENT AND CONTROL OF COVID-19 TO THOSE WITH A HIGH PROBABILITY OF CONTRACTING AND DYING FROM THE VIRUS, SUCH AS THE RESIDENTS OF CARE HOMES, NURSING HOMES, AND ADULT FOSTER HOMES, THEIR CAREGIVERS, AND PEOPLE WITH KNOWN COMORBID MEDICAL CONDITIONS.
HR91 REQUESTING THE STATE AUDITOR TO PERFORM AN AUDIT ON THE PROCEDURES FOR AND DETERMINATIONS ON APPLICATIONS FOR GEOGRAPHIC EXCEPTIONS WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
HR93 REQUESTING THE HAWAII TEACHER STANDARDS BOARD TO ACCEPT THE NATIONAL ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY CERTIFICATION FOR TEACHERS PROVIDING ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY SERVICES.
HR94 REQUESTING THE DISABILITY AND COMMUNICATION ACCESS BOARD, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE OFFICE OF ENTERPRISE TECHNOLOGY SERVICES, TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP ON ACCESSIBLE GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS.
HR107 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO PRIORITIZE THE TESTING AND RESEARCH OF BEACH SAND CONTAMINATION LEVELS AT POKAI BAY ON OAHU'S LEEWARD COAST AND REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO RENOVATE ITS PUBLIC FACILITIES AT POKAI BAY TO MITIGATE ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH RISKS CAUSED BY POLLUTION AND CONTAMINANTS.
HR108 URGING THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN CONVENTION TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO DEVELOP RECOMMENDATIONS AND STRATEGIES TO CREATE HAWAIIAN NATIONALITY AS A PROTECTED CLASS FOR PURPOSES OF HAWAII'S ANTI-DISCRIMINATION LAWS.
HR117 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON THE STATUS OF ACHIEVING ACT 51, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2018, MANDATES FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE EDUCATION.
HR122 REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE FACTORS ATTRIBUTABLE TO LOW VOTER TURNOUT IN ELECTIONS IN THE STATE.
HR123 REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO DETERMINE THE NEED FOR A STATE DEMOGRAPHER.
HR125 REQUESTING THE COLLECTION OF SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND GENDER IDENTITY INFORMATION BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH VIA THE BEHAVIORAL RISK FACTOR SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM, AND BY THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION VIA THE YOUTH RISK BEHAVIOR SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM.
HR139 APOLOGIZING FOR THE INTERNMENT OF PREDOMINATELY JAPANESE AMERICANS AT THE HONOULIULI INTERNMENT CAMP DURING WORLD WAR II.
HR145 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND THE HAWAII STATE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION TO DEVELOP STRATEGIES TO PLACE EXPERIENCED TEACHERS IN HARD-TO-FILL SCHOOLS WHERE THEIR EXPERIENCE IS MOST NEEDED.
HR161 REQUESTING THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH A MAKUA VALLEY TASK FORCE TO PREPARE FOR THE TRANSFER OF MANAGEMENT OF THE MAKUA MILITARY RESERVATION TO THE STATE FROM THE UNITED STATES ARMY UPON EXPIRATION OF GENERAL LEASE NO. S-3848.
HR162 URGING THE COUNTIES TO FREEZE PROPERTY TAXES AT THEIR CURRENT LEVELS FOR HOMEOWNERS WHO CURRENTLY, AND HAVE CONTINUOUSLY, RESIDED ON THEIR PROPERTY FOR THE LAST FIVE YEARS.
HR163 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, MAYOR OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU, AND HONOLULU CITY COUNCIL TO REROUTE FARRINGTON HIGHWAY IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE 1998 MAKAHA BEACH PARK MASTER PLAN.
HR164 REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TAKE ALL NECESSARY STEPS TO EXPEDITE WORK ON THE MAIPALAOA BRIDGE IN MAILI, OAHU AND URGING VARIOUS ENTITIES TO WORK TOGETHER TO IMMEDIATELY OPEN THE SECTION OF THE WAIANAE COAST EMERGENCY ACCESS ROAD SYSTEM EXTENDING PAAKEA ROAD OUT TO LUALUALEI NAVAL ROAD FOR PUBLIC USE ON A PERMANENT BASIS.
HR165 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES REFUSE DIVISION OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO SOLVE ITS ONGOING MAINTENANCE AND COMMUNICATION PROBLEMS AT THE WAI‘ANAE CONVENIENCE CENTER.
HR166 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO IMPLEMENT A FINANCIAL LITERACY CURRICULUM FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS.
HR167 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO IMPLEMENT SENSORY ROOMS FOR CHILDREN DIAGNOSED WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER IN ALL SCHOOLS.