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 37
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 420
phone: 808-586-6150
fax: 808-586-6151
repyamane@Capitol.hawaii.gov
LEGISLATIVE EXPERIENCE
• Chair, House Water and Land Committee (2015-Present)
• Chair, Oahu Metropolitan Planning Organization (2016-2018)
• Chair, House Transportation Committee (2013-2015)
• Vice Chair, House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee (2011-2012)
• Chair, House Health Committee (2009-2012)
• Vice Chair, Hawai'i 2050 Sustainability Task Force (2008-2010)
• Legislator in Residence, University of Hawaii-Manoa (2008)
• Chair, House Tourism Committee (2007-2008)
• Vice Chair, House Legislative Management Committee (2005-2007)

EDUCATION
• Stanford University, Public-Private Partnerships for the Water Sector Executive Education, 2015
• Stanford University, Advanced Leadership Program for Asian-American Executives, 2015
• INSEAD, Innovators for Community Wellness Program, 2014
• INSEAD, Leading Successful Change Program, 2013
• Harvard University, National Preparedness Leadership Initiative Executive Program, 2011
• Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management Executive Program, 2011
• Griffith Insurance Education Foundation, Risk Management and Insurance studies, 2011
• US Army War College, Strategy Implementation Seminar, 2011
• University of California-Los Angeles, Health Care Executive Program, 2010
• University of Virginia, Emerging Political Leaders Program, 2010
• US Army War College, National Security Seminar, 2007
• University of Hawaii-Manoa, Masters of Business Administration (MBA), 2002
• University of Hawaii-Manoa, Masters of Social Work (MSW), 1996
• University of Hawaii-Manoa, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (BA), 1992
• Saint Louis High School

PROFESSIONAL
• Instructor in Business and Health Education, Hawaii Pacific University, 2008-Present
• Instructor in Social Work, Honolulu Community College, 2010-2014
• Lecturer in Family Resources, Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Apprentice Program, 2009-2014
• Social Worker, Queens Medical Center, 2008-2014
• Clinical Director, Ho'okupono Program for Adolescent Treatment, 1998-2006
• Social Worker & Mental Health Specialist, Hawaii Department of Health, Queen's Medical Center, Child and Family Services, and Hale Kipa Inc., 1991-1998

COMMUNITY
• American Red Cross Volunteer
• FEMA Community Volunteer
• Civil Air Patrol Volunteer, Rank: Major
• Medical Reserves Corp Volunteer
• Hawaii Police Department Volunteer
• Hawaii Interagency Climate Adaptation Committee Member
• Hawaii 2050 Sustainability Task Force Member
• Hawaii Workforce Development Council Member
• Waipahu High School Academy of Natural Resources Advisory Board Member
• Leeward Lion's Club Member
• Waipahu Neighborhood Board Member, 1999-2004
AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
• 2016 Legislator of the Year - Hawaii Farm Bureau
• 2015 Advocate of the Year - BIA-Hawaii
• 2014 Legislative Advocacy Award - Hawaii Academy of Family Physicians
• 2014 Legislative Advocacy Award - Hawaii Civil Air Patrol
• 2012 State Representative of the Year Award - Healthcare Assn. of Hawaii
• 2012 Legislator of the Year Award - Hawaii Medical Association
• 2012 Distinguished Service Award - Hawaii Dietetic Association
• 2011 State Representative of the Year Award - Healthcare Assn. of Hawaii
• 2011 Legislator of the Year Award - Hawaii Psychiatric Medical Assn.
• 2010 Legislative Recognition Award - Honolulu Fire Department
• 2010 Legislator of the Year Award - Hawaii Dental Association
• 2009 Legislator of the Year Award - Hawaii Medical Association
• 2009 Legislative Appreciation Award - UH School of Nursing
Measures Introduced
 Title
HB3 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN MUSIC AND DANCE.
HB201 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB299 RELATING TO GRANTS.
HB300 RELATING TO EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS.
HB302 RELATING TO HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATIONS.
HB303 RELATING TO OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY.
HB304 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
HB305 RELATING TO CROSSWALKS.
HB306 RELATING TO COUNTY LAND USE REQUIREMENTS.
HB307 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
HB308 RELATING TO SHOPPING CARTS.
HB324 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
HB309 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
HB325 RELATING TO DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED.
HB310 RELATING TO ON-SITE EARLY CHILDHOOD FACILITIES.
HB326 RELATING TO COMMERCIAL DRIVER'S LICENSES.
HB311 RELATING TO THE GENERAL EXCISE TAX.
HB327 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
HB312 RELATING TO CREATIVE MEDIA.
HB313 RELATING TO FUEL TAX FUNDS.
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.
HB387 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB424 RELATING TO CORRECTIONS.
HB425 RELATING TO WATER QUALITY MONITORING.
HB427 RELATING TO DAM AND RESERVOIR SAFETY.
HB449 RELATING TO SUSTAINABILITY.
HB423 RELATING TO RAPID OHIA DEATH.
HB445 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR WATER REUSE.
HB439 RELATING TO LAND USE.
HB440 RELATING TO LAND USE.
HB441 RELATING TO MARINE RESOURCES.
HB442 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS.
HB443 RELATING TO THE BUDGET.
HB444 RELATING TO ONSITE-NON-POTABLE WATER REUSE SYSTEMS.
HB446 RELATING TO FISHING.
HB447 RELATING TO AQUATIC RESOURCES.
HB448 RELATING TO LAND RECORDATION.
HB450 RELATING TO AGRICULTURAL EMERGENCIES.
HB451 RELATING TO THE HAWAII ASSOCIATION OF CONSERVATION DISTRICTS.
HB452 RELATING TO PREFERENTIAL ELECTRICITY RATES FOR PROTECTED AGRICULTURE.
HB453 RELATING TO THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY.
HB454 RELATING TO KAHOOLAWE ISLAND RESERVE.
HB455 RELATING TO THE KAHOOLAWE ISLAND RESERVE COMMISSION.
HB456 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
HB457 RELATING TO DISASTER PREPAREDNESS.
HB458 RELATING TO SMALL BOAT HARBORS.
HB521 RELATING TO OCULARISTS.
HB522 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION.
HB523 RELATING TO THE GENERAL EXCISE TAX.
HB528 RELATING TO URBAN REDEVELOPMENT.
HB524 RELATING TO FIRE SPRINKLERS.
HB525 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB526 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB544 RELATING TO LIABILITY.
HB545 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
HB549 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
HB548 RELATING TO THE TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX.
HB553 RELATING TO LITTER CONTROL.
HB554 RELATING TO EXPENSES OF NEIGHBOR ISLAND RESIDENT PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSIONERS.
HB561 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB556 RELATING TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY.
HB562 RELATING TO CONSTRUCTION WASTE.
HB564 RELATING TO THE STATE SHRIMP.
HB588 RELATING TO GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE.
HB589 RELATING TO THE LAND CONSERVATION FUND.
HB590 RELATING TO THE WILDLIFE REVOLVING FUND.
HB591 RELATING TO WATERSHED AREAS.
HB592 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE THIRTY-SEVENTH REPRESENTATIVE DISTRICT.
HB593 RELATING TO LAND USE.
HB594 RELATING TO AN APPROPRIATION FOR A KUNIA WELLS IV EXPLORATORY WELL.
HB595 RELATING TO ACQUISITION OF REAL PROPERTY.
HB596 RELATING TO PUBLIC LAND DISPOSITIONS.
HB647 RELATING TO DIGITAL CONTENT BLOCKING CAPABILITIES.
HB649 RELATING TO TEACHER HOUSING SUBSIDIES.
HB650 RELATING TO TEACHER RETENTION.
HB651 RELATING TO THE HAWAII EDUCATOR LOAN PROGRAM.
HB702 RELATING TO SATELLITE NAVIGATION TECHNOLOGY.