30th Legislature, 2019
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Floor session convene times for March 18, 2019:
Senate: 11:30 a.m. | House of Representatives: 12:00 p.m.
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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
 Title
HB3 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN MUSIC AND DANCE.
HB4 RELATING TO VOTER REGISTRATION.
HB5 RELATING TO MINIMUM WAGE.
HB159 HD1 RELATING TO CRIME.
HB161 RELATING TO CIVIL LEGAL SERVICES.
HB228 RELATING TO HOUSING.
HB249 HD1 RELATING TO SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGISTS.
HB250 HD2 RELATING TO SCHOOL-BASED HEALTH SERVICES.
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 RELATING TO DERELICT VEHICLES.
HB320 HD2 RELATING TO OFFENDER REENTRY.
HB327 HD1 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
HB332 HD1 RELATING TO CHECK CASHING.
HB333 HD1 RELATING TO THE STATE HIGHWAY ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM.
HB334 HD1 RELATING TO INDIVIDUAL DEVELOPMENT ACCOUNTS.
HB336 HD2 RELATING TO HAWAII STATE AND CONTRACTED CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES.
HB344 RELATING TO PUBLIC ACCESS.
HB398 HD1 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
HB399 RELATING TO TOURISM.
HB400 RELATING TO TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS HOSTING PLATFORMS.
HB401 HD1 RELATING TO CONTRACTING FOR PUBLIC FACILITIES.
HB402 HD1 RELATING TO INCREASING THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS' PRO RATA SHARE OF PUBLIC LAND TRUST FUNDS.
HB406 HD2 RELATING TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
HB413 HD2 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 RELATING TO THE LANDLORD TENANT CODE.
HB463 HD1 RELATING TO FOOD SAFETY.
HB467 HD1 RELATING TO THE KUPUNA CAREGIVERS PROGRAM.
HB530 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO MANAGEMENT OF STATE FUNDS.
HB549 HD1 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
HB550 HD1 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
HB551 RELATING TO CESSPOOLS.
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 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
HB556 HD1 RELATING TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY.
HB557 HD1 RELATING TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY.
HB558 HD1 RELATING TO KEKAHA KAI STATE PARK.
HB559 RELATING TO AN ELECTRIC VEHICLE-READY HAWAII.
HB560 HD1 RELATING TO ENERGY TRAINING.
HB561 HD1 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB562 HD1 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 RELATING TO WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT.
HB614 HD1 RELATING TO WAIANAE COAST COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH CENTER EMERGENCY ROOM.
HB615 HD3 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.
HB616 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB629 HD2 RELATING TO MEDICAL RELEASE.
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.
HB702 HD1 RELATING TO SATELLITE NAVIGATION TECHNOLOGY.
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 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 RELATING TO FOOD DONATION.
HB878 HD1 RELATING TO EXEMPTIONS FROM JURY DUTY.
HB879 RELATING TO FIREARMS.
HB880 RELATING TO KUPUNA CARE.
HB903 HD1 RELATING TO THE JUDICIARY.
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.
HB1163 HD1 RELATING TO SAVINGS PROMOTION CONTESTS.
HB1166 HD1 RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
HB1177 HD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
HB1192 HD2 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.
HB1270 HD1 RELATING TO THE HOSPITAL SUSTAINABILITY PROGRAM.
HB1271 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
HB1272 HD1 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
HB1273 HD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
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 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
HB1346 HD2 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 RELATING TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE.
HB1381 HD1 RELATING TO LOBBYISTS.
HB1383 HD2 RELATING TO MARIJUANA.
HB1415 HD1 RELATING TO HEALTH INSURANCE.
HB1417 HD1 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES.
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 RELATING TO STUDENT JOURNALISTS.
HB1530 HD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
HB1547 HD2 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
HB1551 HD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
HB1552 HD2 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
HCR25 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON THE PROCESSING OF STATE OF HAWAII PLANT AND ANIMAL DECLARATION FORMS, INCLUDING THE COSTS INVOLVED, AND CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW THE EFFICACY OF SUCH FORMS.
HCR36 URGING THE GOVERNOR'S COORDINATOR ON HOMELESSNESS AND THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO COME TOGETHER AND PRIORITIZE THEIR HOMELESSNESS EFFORTS IN THE AREA SURROUNDING THE HAWAI‘I CHILDREN'S DISCOVERY CENTER BY CONVENING A TASK FORCE.
HCR46 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE STATE COMPREHENSIVE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES SYSTEM TO IDENTIFY ISSUES AND PROBLEMS AND PROPOSE INITIATIVES TO IMPROVE THE SYSTEM.
HCR47 REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT INITIATIVES RECOGNIZING AND HONORING FORMER UNITED STATES PRESIDENT BARACK H. OBAMA.
HCR48 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO MANAGE THE WAI‘ANAE KAI FOREST AND RESTORE WATER FLOW IN WAI‘ANAE STREAMS FOR NATIVE HAWAIIAN TRADITIONAL AND CUSTOMARY PRACTICES AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE WAI‘ANAE KAI WILDFIRE PREPAREDNESS PLAN.
HCR61 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON ITS PROGRESS TOWARD PROVIDING A WELL-ROUNDED EDUCATION FOR ALL PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS.
HCR66 REQUESTING THE STATE AND COUNTIES TO EXPAND EFFORTS FOR COMMUNITY INPUT REGARDING ADOPTION OF ADMINISTRATIVE RULES, STATEWIDE PLANS, AND PLANS THAT AFFECT RURAL COMMUNITIES.
HCR71 REQUESTING EVERY COMMERCIAL OR PUBLIC BUILDING LOCATED ON DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TRUST LAND TO DISPLAY A PHOTOGRAPH OF PRINCE JONAH KUHIO KALANIANA‘OLE AND A DESCRIPTION OF HIS ACHIEVEMENTS.
HCR72 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO EXAMINE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ACT 217, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2018, REGARDING MISREPRESENTATION OF SERVICE ANIMALS.
HCR73 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE CORRECTIONS DIVISION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY.
HCR74 REAFFIRMING THE USE OF THE TERM "DEAF-BLIND" BY THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE COUNTIES.
HCR75 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO EXPLORE THE POSSIBILITY OF UPDATING "HAWAI‘I SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF AND THE BLIND" TO "HAWAI‘I SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF" TO REDUCE CONFUSION AND IDENTIFY WHERE STUDENTS WHO ARE BLIND MAY ACCESS APPROPRIATE RESOURCES AND SERVICES.
HCR82 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUDGET AND FINANCE TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY OF CREATING A PROGRAM THAT WOULD ALLOW QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS TO REMIT VEHICLE REGISTRATION FEES ON A BIANNUAL BASIS.
HCR83 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONDUCT A STUDY FOR THE RESTORATION OF MAUNA LAHILAHI AND ITS BOTANICAL GARDEN.
HCR84 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 LEASE NUMBER S-3848.
HCR118 RECOGNIZING THE IMPORTANCE OF THE STATE'S POLLINATOR SPECIES, THE THREAT THAT SYSTEMIC INSECTICIDES POSE TO SUCH SPECIES, AND URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO TAKE MEASURES TO LIMIT POLLINATOR EXPOSURE TO NEONICOTINOIDS.
HCR121 REQUESTING THAT THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU PROHIBIT ELECTRIC SCOOTERS, ELECTRIC BICYCLES, AND ELECTRIC TRIKES ON SIDEWALKS.
HCR122 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM AND COUNTY PLANNING DEPARTMENTS TO COLLECT INFORMATION FROM ASSOCIATIONS OF APARTMENT OWNERS AND ASSOCIATIONS OF CONDOMINIUM OWNERS THAT HAVE OWNERS WHO RENT THEIR UNITS AS TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS AND MAKE THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE TO ASSOCIATION MEMBERS AND UNIT OWNERS.
HCR123 URGING THE COUNTY COUNCILS TO ENACT ORDINANCES TO BAN THE SALE AND RENTAL OF FULL-FACE SNORKEL MASKS IN HAWAII.
HCR124 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH THE HAUULA BEACH PARK MARINE LIFE CONSERVATION DISTRICT.
HCR125 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH THE LANIAKEA BEACH MARINE LIFE CONSERVATION DISTRICT.
HCR126 URGING THE GOVERNOR, THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES, AND OTHER RELATED ENTITIES TO TAKE ACTION TO HELP EXPAND THE AQUACULTURE INDUSTRY IN THE STATE.
HCR134 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FOLLOW-UP ANALYSIS TO SUNRISE ANALYSIS: CHECK CASHING AND DEFERRED DEPOSIT AGREEMENTS (PAYDAY LOANS), REPORT NO. 05-11.
HCR149 REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE TO ISSUE A COMMEMORATIVE POSTAGE STAMP IN HONOR OF ALFRED AHOLO APAKA.
HCR150 URGING THE STATE BOARD ON GEOGRAPHIC NAMES TO CONSULT WITH COMMUNITY MEMBERS WHO HAVE DIRECT TRADITIONAL, CULTURAL, AND FAMILIAL TIES TO THE DISTRICT OF PUNA TO ESTABLISH APPROPRIATE NAMES FOR THE FISSURE 8 VENT AND OTHER FEATURES OF THE 2018 ERUPTION OF KILAUEA VOLCANO.
HCR152 URGING THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO RENAME THE RUSSIAN FORT ELIZABETH STATE HISTORICAL PARK IN WAIMEA, KAUA‘I, TO PA‘ULA‘ULA.
HCR153 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.
HCR154 SUPPORTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE PLAN AND REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A COALITION TO DEVELOP THE PLAN.
HCR155 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.
HCR156 URGING THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT TO PLACE A MORATORIUM ON THE DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION, DEPLOYMENT, AND USE OF LETHAL AUTONOMOUS ROBOTICS AND TO ENCOURAGE OTHER NATIONS TO DO THE SAME.
HCR158 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS AND THE COMMISSIONER OF SECURITIES TO BE NOTIFIED OF AND AUTHORIZED TO ATTEND ANY MEETING AT WHICH PUBLIC EMPLOYEES ARE SUBJECT TO A BROKER-DEALER OFFERING BROKERAGE SERVICES TO THOSE PUBLIC EMPLOYEES.
HCR175 REQUESTING THE STATE COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN TO MAINTAIN A DATABASE ON SEX TRAFFICKING OFFENSES.
HCR176 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO PROVIDE EACH OF ITS SCHOOLS WITH TWO FLAGPOLES SO THAT THE UNITED STATES FLAG AND HAWAII STATE FLAG MAY BE FLOWN AT THE SAME HEIGHT.
HCR197 REQUESTING A STUDY THAT SUMMARIZES THE PUBLISHED REPORTS AND STUDIES ON THE EFFECTS OF 5G WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY ON BIOLOGICAL LIFE.
HCR205 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.
HCR207 REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE HOW A STATEWIDE USE OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ASSESSMENTS AND RESPONSE PROTOCOLS BY EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PERSONNEL CAN HELP TO STRENGTHEN THE STATE'S OVERALL RESPONSE TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
HCR211 DECLARING JUNE 27 OF EACH YEAR AS POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS INJURY AWARENESS DAY AND DESIGNATING THE MONTH OF JUNE OF EACH YEAR AS POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS INJURY AWARENESS MONTH IN HAWAII.
HR20 COMMENDING THE HONPA HONGWANJI MISSION OF HAWAI‘I FOR THEIR CONTRIBUTIONS TO ADVANCING HAWAIIAN CULTURE.
HR21 HONORING AND CELEBRATING HAWAIIAN CIVIC CLUB OF HONOLULU'S CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY AND THE HAWAIIAN CIVIC CLUB MOVEMENT.
HR30 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON THE PROCESSING OF STATE OF HAWAII PLANT AND ANIMAL DECLARATION FORMS, INCLUDING THE COSTS INVOLVED, AND CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW THE EFFICACY OF SUCH FORMS.
HR35 RECOGNIZING AND HONORING THE FIRST RESPONDERS OF THE WAI‘ANAE COAST FOR THEIR EFFORTS IN PROTECTING OUR COMMUNITY DURING THE SUMMER OF 2018 BRUSH FIRES.
HR44 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE STATE COMPREHENSIVE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES SYSTEM TO IDENTIFY ISSUES AND PROBLEMS AND PROPOSE INITIATIVES TO IMPROVE THE SYSTEM.
HR45 REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT INITIATIVES RECOGNIZING AND HONORING FORMER UNITED STATES PRESIDENT BARACK H. OBAMA.
HR46 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO MANAGE THE WAI‘ANAE KAI FOREST AND RESTORE WATER FLOW IN WAI‘ANAE STREAMS FOR NATIVE HAWAIIAN TRADITIONAL AND CUSTOMARY PRACTICES AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE WAI‘ANAE KAI WILDFIRE PREPAREDNESS PLAN.
HR47 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUDGET AND FINANCE TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY OF CREATING A PROGRAM THAT WOULD ALLOW QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS TO REMIT VEHICLE REGISTRATION FEES ON A BIANNUAL BASIS.
HR48 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONDUCT A STUDY FOR THE RESTORATION OF MAUNA LAHILAHI AND ITS BOTANICAL GARDEN.
HR49 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 LEASE NUMBER S-3848.
HR62 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON ITS PROGRESS TOWARD PROVIDING A WELL-ROUNDED EDUCATION FOR ALL PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS.
HR66 REQUESTING THE STATE AND COUNTIES TO EXPAND EFFORTS FOR COMMUNITY INPUT REGARDING ADOPTION OF ADMINISTRATIVE RULES, STATEWIDE PLANS, AND PLANS THAT AFFECT RURAL COMMUNITIES.
HR71 REQUESTING EVERY COMMERCIAL OR PUBLIC BUILDING LOCATED ON DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TRUST LAND TO DISPLAY A PHOTOGRAPH OF PRINCE JONAH KUHIO KALANIANA‘OLE AND A DESCRIPTION OF HIS ACHIEVEMENTS.
HR72 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF ADOPTING AN OPEN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES INITIATIVE.
HR73 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONSPICUOUSLY POST CLEARLY LEGIBLE SIGNS AT EACH PUBLIC PARK OR BEACH WITHIN THE AREA OF OAHU BOUNDED BY KALAELOA AND MAKAHA THAT DISPLAY THE TELEPHONE NUMBERS OR HOTLINE NUMBERS OF ANY COUNTY OR STATE AGENCY THAT PROVIDES ASSISTANCE TO HOMELESS PERSONS.
HR108 RECOGNIZING THE IMPORTANCE OF THE STATE'S POLLINATOR SPECIES, THE THREAT THAT SYSTEMIC INSECTICIDES POSE TO SUCH SPECIES, AND URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO TAKE MEASURES TO LIMIT POLLINATOR EXPOSURE TO NEONICOTINOIDS.
HR111 REQUESTING THAT THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU PROHIBIT ELECTRIC SCOOTERS, ELECTRIC BICYCLES, AND ELECTRIC TRIKES ON SIDEWALKS.
HR112 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM AND COUNTY PLANNING DEPARTMENTS TO COLLECT INFORMATION FROM ASSOCIATIONS OF APARTMENT OWNERS AND ASSOCIATIONS OF CONDOMINIUM OWNERS THAT HAVE OWNERS WHO RENT THEIR UNITS AS TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS AND MAKE THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE TO ASSOCIATION MEMBERS AND UNIT OWNERS.
HR113 URGING THE COUNTY COUNCILS TO ENACT ORDINANCES TO BAN THE SALE AND RENTAL OF FULL-FACE SNORKEL MASKS IN HAWAII.
HR114 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH THE HAUULA BEACH PARK MARINE LIFE CONSERVATION DISTRICT.
HR115 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH THE LANIAKEA BEACH MARINE LIFE CONSERVATION DISTRICT.
HR116 URGING THE GOVERNOR, THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES, AND OTHER RELATED ENTITIES TO TAKE ACTION TO HELP EXPAND THE AQUACULTURE INDUSTRY IN THE STATE.
HR124 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FOLLOW-UP ANALYSIS TO SUNRISE ANALYSIS: CHECK CASHING AND DEFERRED DEPOSIT AGREEMENTS (PAYDAY LOANS), REPORT NO. 05-11.
HR136 REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE TO ISSUE A COMMEMORATIVE POSTAGE STAMP IN HONOR OF ALFRED AHOLO APAKA.
HR137 URGING THE STATE BOARD ON GEOGRAPHIC NAMES TO CONSULT WITH COMMUNITY MEMBERS WHO HAVE DIRECT TRADITIONAL, CULTURAL, AND FAMILIAL TIES TO THE DISTRICT OF PUNA TO ESTABLISH APPROPRIATE NAMES FOR THE FISSURE 8 VENT AND OTHER FEATURES OF THE 2018 ERUPTION OF KILAUEA VOLCANO.
HR139 URGING THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO RENAME THE RUSSIAN FORT ELIZABETH STATE HISTORICAL PARK IN WAIMEA, KAUA‘I, TO PA‘ULA‘ULA.
HR140 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.
HR141 SUPPORTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE PLAN AND REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A COALITION TO DEVELOP THE PLAN.
HR142 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.
HR143 URGING THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT TO PLACE A MORATORIUM ON THE DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION, DEPLOYMENT, AND USE OF LETHAL AUTONOMOUS ROBOTICS AND TO ENCOURAGE OTHER NATIONS TO DO THE SAME.
HR154 REQUESTING THE STATE COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN TO MAINTAIN A DATABASE ON SEX TRAFFICKING OFFENSES.
HR155 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO PROVIDE EACH OF ITS SCHOOLS WITH TWO FLAGPOLES SO THAT THE UNITED STATES FLAG AND HAWAII STATE FLAG MAY BE FLOWN AT THE SAME HEIGHT.
HR157 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO DISPLAY THE TEXT OF ANY SIGN THAT IS PERMANENTLY AFFIXED TO THE INTERIOR OR EXTERIOR OF A PUBLIC SCHOOL IN BOTH THE ENGLISH AND HAWAIIAN LANGUAGES.
HR158 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO INCLUDE MENTAL HEALTH EDUCATION FOR STUDENTS IN ITS CURRICULUM AND SUICIDE PREVENTION AS PART OF THE IN-SERVICE TRAINING OF TEACHERS AND PRINCIPALS.
HR176 CONVENING A WORKING GROUP TO DISCUSS LOCAL ISSUES SURROUNDING WASTE REDUCTION.
HR178 REQUESTING A STUDY THAT SUMMARIZES THE PUBLISHED REPORTS AND STUDIES ON THE EFFECTS OF 5G WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY ON BIOLOGICAL LIFE.
HR184 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.
HR186 REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE HOW A STATEWIDE USE OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ASSESSMENTS AND RESPONSE PROTOCOLS BY EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PERSONNEL CAN HELP TO STRENGTHEN THE STATE'S OVERALL RESPONSE TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
HR190 DECLARING JUNE 27 OF EACH YEAR AS POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS INJURY AWARENESS DAY AND DESIGNATING THE MONTH OF JUNE OF EACH YEAR AS POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS INJURY AWARENESS MONTH IN HAWAII.