31st Legislature, 2022
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Floor session convene time for January 26, 2022:
Senate: 11:30 a.m. | House of Representatives: 12:00 p.m.
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Senate District 18
Hawaii State Capitol
Room: 228
phone: 808-586-7100
fax: 808-586-7109
senkidani@capitol.hawaii.gov
Leadership: Vice President
Member of the following committees:
District Information
18th Senatorial District Map (Part 1 | Part 2) - Mililani Town, portion of Waipi‘o Gentry, Waikele, Village Park, Royal Kunia
Experience
•  Mililani Town Association Board of Directors, (1998-present)
•  Member, Mililani/Waipio/Melemanu Neighborhood (1995-2005)
•  Honolulu Community Action Program Board of Directors, (2000-2005)
•  Administrator Customer Services, State of Hawai‘i MedQuest (2002-2005)
•  Hawai‘i Leadership Academy, (2004)
•  Deputy, Neighborhood Commission Office
•  Senior Advisor, Honolulu City Council (1988-2000)
Awards and Recognition
•  State Director, Women in Government (2010)
•  Alumni of the Year, Farrington High School (2010)
•  Fabulous Freshman Senator of the Year, Hawai‘i Women's Political Caucus (2009)
•  Relay for Life, American Cancer Society
•  Mililani Graffiti Busters
•  Volunteer, Aloha United Way
•  Manager and Vice President, Mililani-Waipio Bobby Sox League
Archives
2021 Neighborhood Board Reports
January 2021
February 2021
March 2021
April 2021
2021 End of Session Newsletter
June 2021
July 2021
August 2021
September 2021
October 2021
November 2021
December 2021

2020 Neighborhood Board Reports
January 2020
February 2020
March 2020
April 2020
May/June 2020
2020 End of Session Newsletter
November 2020
December 2020

2019 Neighborhood Board Reports
January 2019 (Mililani)
January 2019 (Waipahu)
February 2019 (Mililani)
February 2019 (Waipahu)
March 2019 (Waipahu)
March/April 2019 (Mililani)
April 2019 (Waipahu)
2019 End of Session Newsletter
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019
October 2019
November 2019

2019 MidWeek Columns
A new year offers opportunities

2018 Neighborhood Board Reports
January 2018 (Waipahu)
January 2018 (Mililani)
February 2018 (Waipahu)
February 2018 (Mililani)
March 2018 (Waipahu)
March 2018 (Mililani)
April 2018
2018 Legislative Session Report
June 2018
July 2018 (Waipahu)
July 2018 (Mililani)
September 2018
October 2018
November 2018 (Waipahu)
November 2018 (Mililani)

2018 MidWeek Columns
Grow Our Own teachers program a reality
2018 session underway
Are you ready?
Diversifying West Oahu
Funds for Mililani schools
Mililani projects added to state budget
Graduation season
Mililani High School is Number One!
Mililani School honors
UHWO Creative Media Center
Celebrating success!
Better late than never
Waipahu's super scientists
ALEA Bridge partners with Kipapa Elementary
Legislative work continues
Our schools by the numbers
Another first for Waipahu High School
Planning for our 2019 legislative session

2017 Neighborhood Board Reports
January 2017
February 2017
March 2017
April 2017 (Mililani)
April 2017 (Waipahu)
May 2017
June 2017 (Waipahu)
June 2017 (Mililani)
July 2017
September 2017 (Mililani)
September 2017 (Waipahu)
October 2017
November 2017 (Waipahu)
November 2017 (Mililani)

2017 MidWeek Columns
Legislative session underway
All-stars at Mililani High
Deadlines approaching
Planning for tomorrow's jobs
Excellence in School Leadership
Session ending
Rail funding unresolved
Mililani grads shine
Outstanding students honored
Welcoming Superintendent Kishimoto
Back to the classroom
Rail funding approved
The heart of Waipahu Town
School numbers
Congratulations are in order
A Waipahu educator honored
Our teacher of the year

2016 Neighborhood Board Reports
January 2016
February 2016
March 2016
April 2016
May 2016
June 2016
July 2016
September 2016 (Waipahu)
September 2016 (Mililani)
October 2016 (Waipahu)
October 2016 (Mililani)
November 2016 (Waipahu)
November 2016 (Mililani)

2016 MidWeek Columns
A Legacy Project at Kanoelani Elementary
Legislative session underway
In praise of good teachers
Legislative session update
Waipio EMS facility under construction
Celebrating Women's History Month
Honors to the Class of 2016
Legislature adjourns for 2016
Restoring the Wall
Education Summit
Tackling the Traffic
Cooling the schools
Refocusing our campuses
Saluting Student Athletes
A Golden Anniversary
Mahalo, Dr. Doris Ching
A well-deserved retirement

2015 Neighborhood Board Reports
January 2015 (Mililani)
January 2015 (Waipahu)
February 2015
March 2015 (Mililani)
March 2015 (Waipahu)
April 2015
May 2015
June 2015
July 2015
September 2015
October 2015 (Waipahu)
October 2015 (Mililani)
November 2015 (Waipahu)
November 2015 (Mililani)

2015 MidWeek Columns
Waikele Road Improvements To Relieve Traffic Jams
Consumer-savvy Waipahu High School
Mililani blessed with talented, caring educators
Positive leadership influencing west schools
Funding available for Mililani Schools
Efforts To Fund Early Learning and Area Schools
Mililani High attracts national attention
Congratulations Waipahu High Grads!
Celebrating Title IX
Supporting Central Oahu solar farms
Welcoming the new school year
Waipahu science students shine
Recognizing language skills
Career Academies gain accreditation
2016 legislative session approaching
Working for traffic relief
Mililani athletes, Waipahu super students
Mililani Middle moves away from multi-track

2014 Neighborhood Board Reports
January 2014
February 2014
March 2014
April 2014
May 2014
June 2014
July 2014
August 2014
September 2014
October 2014
November 2014 (Mililani)
November 2014 (Waipahu)

2013 Neighborhood Board Reports
January 2013
February 2013 Mililani report
February 2013 Waipahu report
March 2013
April 2013
May 2013
2013 Legislative Wrap-Up
June 2013
Gentry Waipio News - June 13, 2013
July 2013
September 2013
October 2013
November 2013

2012 Neighborhood Board Reports
January 2012 Waipahu report
January 2012 Mililani report
February 2012 Mililani report
February 2012 Waipahu report
March 2012 Mililani report
March 2012 Waipahu report
April 2012 Mililani Mauka report
April 2012 Mililani Town and Waipahu report
May 2012 Mililani report
May 2012 Waipahu report
June 2012 End of Session Newsletter
July 2012 Waipahu report
July 2012 Mililani Mauka report
August 2012
September 2012 Mililani Mauka report
September 2012 Mililani Town report
September 2012 Waipahu report
October 2012 Mililani report
October 2012 Waipahu report
November 2012 Mililani report
November 2012 Waipahu report
Measures Introduced
 Title
SB36 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO RENTAL DISCRIMINATION.
SB148 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB149 RELATING TO PROPERTY FORFEITURE.
SB156 RELATING TO VIOLATION OF PRIVACY.
SB158 RELATING TO THE CODE OF ETHICS.
SB165 RELATING TO FIREWORKS
SB218 RELATING TO HEALTH CARE INSURANCE.
SB219 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO CRIMES ON AGRICULTURAL LANDS.
SB220 SD1 RELATING TO SERVICE-LEARNING.
SB221 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB223 SD1 RELATING TO CONTRACTING.
SB226 SD1 RELATING TO LAND EXCHANGE.
SB228 RELATING TO ASBESTOS.
SB229 SD1 RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR.
SB230 RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS.
SB231 RELATING TO SEA LEVEL RISE ADAPTATION.
SB232 RELATING TO LITTERING.
SB234 RELATING TO TELEWORK.
SB256 HD1 RELATING TO SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS TO ASSIST KEAHOLE HOTEL & SUITES LLC.
SB257 SD2 RELATING TO LEASE EXTENSIONS ON PUBLIC LAND.
SB340 RELATING TO AGRICULTURAL LANDS.
SB363 RELATING TO TRAILS.
SB374 RELATING TO THEFT.
SB381 RELATING TO SEXUAL ASSAULT OF A MINOR.
SB382 RELATING TO PAYMENTS OF SUPPORT.
SB496 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB501 RELATING TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY.
SB503 RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS.
SB509 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB510 SD1 RELATING TO HISTORIC PRESERVATION REVIEWS.
SB511 RELATING TO LITTER CONTROL.
SB513 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO THE ENFORCEMENT OF LAWS.
SB514 SD1 RELATING TO THE GENERAL FUND.
SB515 RELATING TO A STATE STOCKPILE STORAGE FACILITY.
SB517 RELATING TO HEALTHCARE WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT.
SB518 SD2 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB519 RELATING TO UNIVERSITY DISTRICTS.
SB552 RELATING TO NUISANCE ABATEMENT.
SB553 RELATING TO SMOKING.
SB563 SD1 RELATING TO COMMERCIAL TENANT PROTECTION.
SB576 SD2 RELATING TO USED MOTOR VEHICLE PARTS.
SB592 RELATING TO THE UNIFORM INFORMATION PRACTICES ACT.
SB594 SD1 RELATING TO GENERAL EXCISE TAX.
SB603 RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
SB604 RELATED TO PRESCRIPTION DRUG COSTS.
SB609 RELATING TO VETERINARIANS.
SB612 RELATING TO CRITICAL ELECTRICAL INFRASTRUCTURE.
SB623 RELATING TO HEALTH CARE.
SB633 RELATING TO THE EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM.
SB654 RELATING TO THE ADVICE AND CONSENT OF THE SENATE.
SB659 SD2 HD3 RELATING TO LOW-INCOME HOUSING TAX CREDIT.
SB670 SD1 RELATING TO THE EMPLOYMENT OF A MINOR.
SB683 RELATING TO NORTHERN LARGEMOUTH BASS.
SB694 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB695 SD1 RELATING TO STATE HOLIDAYS.
SB698 SD1 RELATING TO COMMUNITY MEETINGS.
SB700 SD2 RELATING TO SEARCH AND RESCUE.
SB715 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS TO ASSIST PUEO DEVELOPMENT, LLC.
SB720 RELATING TO COUNTY COUNCIL MEETINGS.
SB725 RELATING TO THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY.
SB741 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB749 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY.
SB751 RELATING TO BLOOD DONATIONS.
SB752 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
SB755 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB762 SD2 RELATING TO STATE CAPITOL FACILITIES.
SB768 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO ZERO-EMISSION VEHICLES.
SB804 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO TEACHER RENTAL HOUSING.
SB805 SD2 RELATING TO THE PRACTICE OF BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS.
SB809 SD2 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB810 SD1 RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING.
SB812 SD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB815 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION FUNDING.
SB816 SD1 RELATING TO A STATE LOTTERY.
SB827 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO BREAST CANCER SCREENING.
SB833 RELATING TO SEXUAL ABUSE OF MINORS.
SB837 RELATING TO CRIMES AGAINST SENIORS.
SB839 SD2 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB850 SD2 RELATING TO BROADBAND INFRASTRUCTURE FOR RURAL COMMUNITIES.
SB862 RELATING TO FIREWORKS.
SB884 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT.
SB895 RELATING TO FIREWORKS.
SB929 SD1 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
SB930 SD1 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
SB931 SD2 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
SB933 SD1 RELATING TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY STEERING COMMITTEE.
SB969 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO ANIMAL FUR PRODUCTS.
SB980 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB1020 RELATING TO FIREWORKS.
SB1251 SD2 RELATING TO THE HAWAII FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM.
SB1258 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO TELEHEALTH.
SB1271 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO EARLY LEARNING.
SB1282 SD1 RELATING TO CATALYTIC CONVERTERS.
SB1287 RELATING TO THE FOOD SERVICES BRANCH.
SB1311 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE SCHOOLS.
SB1323 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
SB1334 SD2 RELATING TO THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY.
SB1343 SD2 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT.
SB1353 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII STATE ENERGY OFFICE.
SB1385 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB1386 RELATING TO THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION.
SB1395 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS.
SB2018 RELATING TO MINIMUM WAGE.
SB2032 RELATING TO GENETIC INFORMATION PRIVACY.
SB2033 RELATING TO THE ELECTRONIC PRESCRIPTION ACCOUNTABILITY SYSTEM.
SB2137 RELATING TO TRANSITIONAL HOUSING.
SB2138 RELATING TO STATE EMPLOYEES.
SB2139 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS.
SB2140 RELATING TO THE WORKS OF ART SPECIAL FUND.
SB2143 RELATING TO BOARD MEETINGS.
SB2144 RELATING TO ELECTRONIC INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACCESSIBILITY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.
SB2145 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
SB2171 RELATING TO ENERGY.
SB2172 RELATING TO UNDERGROUND FUEL STORAGE TANKS.
SB2180 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB2181 RELATING TO SCHOOLS.
SB2182 RELATING TO SCHOOL GARDENS.
SB2183 RELATING TO DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS.
SB2184 RELATING TO DIGITAL LEARNING.
SB2185 RELATING TO FIREWORKS.
SB2186 RELATING TO PUBLIC SCHOOL LAND TRANSFER.
SB2187 RELATING TO SCHOOL-BASED HEALTH SERVICES.
SB2188 RELATING TO SCHOOLS.
SB2189 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.
SB2279 RELATING TO CATALYTIC CONVERTERS.
SB2281 RELATING TO PSYCHOLOGY.
SB2303 RELATING TO THE GENERAL EXCISE TAX.
SB2349 RELATING TO THE ADVICE AND CONSENT OF THE SENATE.
SB2359 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
SB2383 RELATING TO THE STATE PROCUREMENT POLICY BOARD.
SB2384 RELATING TO HAWAII PRODUCTS PREFERENCE.
SB2385 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB2386 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB2387 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB2399 RELATING TO RENTAL DISCRIMINATION.
SB2423 RELATING TO THE ELECTRONIC PRESCRIPTION ACCOUNTABILITY SYSTEM.
SB2424 RELATING TO MARRIAGE OF MINORS.
SB2481 RELATING TO YOUTH CRISIS CENTERS.
SB2510 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
SB2511 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB2513 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
SB2522 RELATING TO CATALYTIC CONVERTERS.
SB2612 RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY.
SB2613 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2614 RELATING TO FARM DWELLINGS.
SB2616 RELATING TO SEARCH AND RESCUE.
SB2621 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE.
SB2634 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB2635 RELATING TO COVERAGE FOR MAMMOGRAPHY.
SB2636 RELATING TO CIVIL RIGHTS.
SB2637 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
SB2638 RELATING TO THE COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN.
SB2639 RELATING TO THE COMPREHENSIVE OFFENDER REENTRY SYSTEM.
SB2640 RELATING TO INCARCERATED WOMEN.
SB2641 RELATING TO THE JUDICIARY.
SB2649 RELATING TO SEXUAL ABUSE OF MINORS.
SB2758 RELATING TO DRIVER'S LICENSES.
SB2761 RELATING TO AQUATIC RESOURCES.
SB2765 RELATING TO RAPID OHIA DEATH.
SB2770 RELATING TO NATIVE HAWAIIAN REHABILITATION PROGRAMS.
SB2780 RELATING TO THE POWER OF ARREST.
SB2816 RELATING TO EDUCATION GRANTS.
SB2817 RELATING TO EDUCATION ANNUAL REPORT REQUIREMENTS.
SB2818 RELATING TO SUMMER EDUCATION.
SB2819 RELATING TO TEACHER COMPENSATION.
SB2820 RELATING TO TEACHER COMPENSATION.
SB2821 RELATING TO MENSTRUAL EQUALITY.
SB2822 RELATING TO ASTHMA.
SB2823 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB2824 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.
SB2825 RELATING TO HARBORS.
SB2826 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB2827 RELATING TO THE EARLY LEARNING BOARD.
SB2828 RELATING TO HUMAN REMAINS.
SB2877 RELATING TO THE RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD-TENANT CODE.
SB2879 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB2889 RELATING TO WATER CATCHMENT SYSTEMS.
SB2893 RELATING TO A SCHOOL SUPPLY SUBSIDY PILOT PROGRAM.
SB2902 RELATING TO RENTAL DISCRIMINATION.
SB2904 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
SB2905 RELATING TO COFFEE LABELING.
SB2906 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB2923 RELATING TO FIREWORKS.
SB2956 RELATING TO THE HAWAII FARM TO FOOD BANK PROGRAM.
SB3178 RELATING TO WATER RESOURCES FOR DEVELOPMENT OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
SB3184 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII RESIDENT TUITION FEE.
SB3191 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
SB3192 RELATING TO NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT.
SB3193 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB3195 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
SB3202 PROPOSING TO AMEND ARTICLE IV OF THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION.
SB3204 RELATING TO THE SALARY COMMISSION.
SB3205 RELATING TO ENERGY.
SB3209 RELATING TO TEACHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT.
SB3234 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB3236 RELATING TO MEDICAID PATIENT CARE.
SB3237 RELATING TO CHILD WELFARE SERVICES.
SB3245 RELATING TO HUMAN TRAFFICKING.
SB3268 RELATING TO UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII ATHLETICS.
SB3272 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB3279 RELATING TO THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY.
SB3287 RELATING TO PUBLIC ACCESS.
SB3289 RELATING TO HAWAII RETIREMENT SAVINGS.
SB3292 RELATING TO THE SCHOOL FACILITIES AUTHORITY.
SB3293 RELATING TO ASSISTANCE FOR PERSONS COMPLETING A TERM OF IMPRISONMENT.
SB3294 RELATING TO REENTRY PLANNING CIRCLES.
SB3295 RELATING TO CORRECTIONS.
SB3296 RELATING TO SPORTS.