Hawaii State Legislature
House Concurrent Resolutions
All concurrent resolutions that were offered in the House of Representatives.
   
Measure Text pdfMeasure StatusCurrent StatusIntroducer(s)Current ReferralCompanion
HCR1
Recess Days; House of Representatives
RELATING TO RECESS DAYS FOR THE REGULAR SESSION OF 2019.
(H ) 1/17/2019 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAIKI, NAKASHIMA
HCR2
State of the State Address
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ADDRESS THE LEGISLATURE ASSEMBLED IN JOINT SESSION.
(H ) 1/17/2019 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAIKI, NAKASHIMA
HCR3
Requesting the State Public Charter School Commission to report on the criteria developed and prioritization advised for charter school facilities funding
REQUESTING THE STATE PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL COMMISSION TO REPORT ON THE CRITERIA DEVELOPED AND PRIORITIZATION ADVISED FOR CHARTER SCHOOL FACILITIES FUNDING PURSUANT TO SECTION 302D-29.5, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
(H ) 3/18/2019 - The committees on LHE recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Perruso, DeCoite, D. Kobayashi, Ohno, Quinlan, Tarnas; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Hashem, Johanson, Tokioka, Okimoto. SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) LHE, FIN SCR2
HCR4
Urging the formation of a task force to study the issue of residential sprinkler costs in new one- and two-family dwellings
CONVENING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE ISSUE OF RESIDENTIAL SPRINKLER COSTS IN NEW ONE- AND TWO-FAMILY DWELLINGS.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on HSG recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Brower, Matayoshi, Cullen, Hashem, Hashimoto, Woodson; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Aquino, McDermott. SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) HSG, FIN SCR3
HCR5
Sexual Harassment and Assault; Access to Courts; Safe Work Places
REQUESTING MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO AMEND FEDERAL LAW TO ENSURE THAT VICTIMS OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT AND SEXUAL ASSAULT WHO MIGHT OTHERWISE BE FORCED INTO ARBITRATION AND SILENCE INSTEAD HAVE ACCESS TO THE COURTS.
(H ) 3/20/2019 - The committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Creagan, Lowen, Morikawa, Say, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Brower, McKelvey, Yamane. ICHIYAMA, BELATTI, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HASHIMOTO, KITAGAWA, LOWEN, MATSUMOTO, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, OHNO, PERRUSO, TARNAS, THIELEN, WILDBERGER, YAMASHITA JUD, FIN HR6
HCR6
BLNR; Issuance of a Term, Non-Exclusive Easement; State Submerged Lands at Kukuiula, Koloa, Kona, Hawaii; Seawall, Steps
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT KUKUIULA, KOLOA, KONA, KAUAI, FOR A SEAWALL AND STEPS, AND FOR USE, REPAIR, AND MAINTENANCE OF THE EXISTING IMPROVEMENTS CONSTRUCTED THEREON.
(H ) 3/15/2019 - The committees on WLH recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Todd, Har, Lowen, Tarnas; Ayes with reservations: none; 2 Noes: Representative(s) Wildberger, Thielen; and Excused: none. MORIKAWA WLH, FIN
HCR7
Approved transfer of the leased fee; TMK No. 1-2-1-051:004
APPROVING THE TRANSFER OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN A PORTION OF 610 COOKE STREET, HONOLULU, HAWAII, TO THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU.
(H ) 3/15/2019 - The committees on WLH recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Todd, Har, Lowen, Tarnas, Wildberger, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none. SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, FIN
HCR8
Approved the sale of TMK No. 1-9-4-5-34-119
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 94-940 MEHEULA PARKWAY, NO. 252, MILILANI, HAWAII.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Belatti, Cabanilla Arakawa, Holt, Tokioka, Yamane excused (5). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, FIN
HCR9
DLNR; Tax Map Key: (1) 4-5-058: seaward of 030
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT KANEOHE, KOOLAUPOKO, OAHU, FOR THE EXISTING PIER AND SEAWALL, AND FOR USE, REPAIR, AND MAINTENANCE OF THE EXISTING IMPROVEMENTS CONSTRUCTED THEREON.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Perruso, Thielen, Wildberger voting no (3) and Representative(s) Belatti, Cabanilla Arakawa, Holt, Tokioka, Yamane excused (5). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, FIN
HCR10
DLNR; Tax Map Key: (1) 4-5-058:121 and (1) 4-5-058
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT KANEOHE, KOOLAUPOKO, OAHU, FOR THE EXISTING PIER, SEAWALL, AND EAVE, AND FOR USE, REPAIR, AND MAINTENANCE OF THE EXISTING IMPROVEMENTS CONSTRUCTED THEREON.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Thielen, Wildberger voting no (2) and Representative(s) Belatti, Cabanilla Arakawa, Holt, Tokioka, Yamane excused (5). SAIKI (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, FIN
HCR11
Geographic Exceptions; Department of Education; Audit
REQUESTING THE STATE AUDITOR TO PERFORM AN AUDIT ON THE USE OF GEOGRAPHIC EXCEPTIONS WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, INCLUDING REPORTING ON EQUITY IMPLICATIONS BASED ON THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE AUDIT.
(H ) 2/11/2019 - Referred to LHE, FIN, referral sheet 20 WOODSON, HAR, B. KOBAYASHI, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, SAIKI, YAMASHITA LHE, FIN HR9
HCR12
School Leader Alternative Certification Initiative; Department of Education; Audit
REQUESTING THE STATE AUDITOR TO PERFORM AN AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S PROGRESS TOWARD AN ALTERNATIVE CERTIFICATION PROGRAM FOR SCHOOL LEADERS.
(H ) 2/11/2019 - Referred to LHE, FIN, referral sheet 20 WOODSON, B. KOBAYASHI, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, SAIKI, Yamashita LHE, FIN HR10
HCR13
Outsourcing; Hawaiian Airlines
URGING HAWAIIAN AIRLINES TO CEASE OUTSOURCING CALL CENTER OPERATIONS TO THE PHILIPPINES AND TO RETURN THESE OPERATIONS TO HAWAII.
(H ) 3/25/2019 - Reported from LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1719), recommending referral to FIN. MCDERMOTT LAB, FIN HR11
HCR14
North Road management; Task force.
REQUESTING THE FORMATION OF A TASK FORCE ON NORTH ROAD MANAGEMENT.
(H ) 2/11/2019 - Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 20 MCDERMOTT TRN, FIN
HCR15
Border Protection; Canine Program; Contraband Detection
URGING UNITED STATES CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION AND THE HAWAII NARCOTICS ENFORCEMENT DIVISION TO INCREASE CANINE NARCOTIC CONTRABAND DETECTION TEAMS AT THE STATE'S PORTS OF ENTRY.
(H ) 3/15/2019 - The committees on PVM recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Takayama, Gates, D. Kobayashi, Kong, Nishimoto, Ohno, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none. MORIKAWA, CACHOLA, ELI, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, B. KOBAYASHI, MATAYOSHI, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, ONISHI, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TODD, San Buenaventura PVM, FIN
HCR16
Designating March 2019 as Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month
DESIGNATING MARCH 2019 AS BLEEDING DISORDERS AWARENESS MONTH.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Tokioka; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Say, Ward. MATSUMOTO, CACHOLA, HAR, HOLT, JOHANSON, B. KOBAYASHI, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, QUINLAN, WILDBERGER, Kitagawa, Nakamura, Onishi, San Buenaventura, Say HLT, FIN HR17
HCR17
Homeowners Associations; Assessments; Auditing Agencies
URGING THE COUNTIES TO CREATE AGENCIES TO AUDIT AND OVERSEE ASSESSMENT COLLECTION BY HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATIONS.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committee(s) on CPC recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. SAN BUENAVENTURA CPC HR19
HCR18
Department of Transportation; Working Group; Huehue Lava Tube
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO ASSESS THE VIABILITY OF SAFE PUBLIC ACCESS TO HUEHUE LAVA TUBE ON THE ISLAND OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/7/2019 - Referred to TRN/TIA, FIN, referral sheet 27 LOWEN, CREAGAN, TARNAS TRN/TIA, FIN
HCR19
Land Easement Resolution; State Submerged Lands
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT KAALAWAI, HONOLULU, OAHU, FOR THE EXISTING SEAWALL AND STEPS, AND FOR USE, REPAIR, AND MAINTENANCE OF THE EXISTING IMPROVEMENTS CONSTRUCTED THEREON.
(H ) 3/15/2019 - The committees on WLH recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Todd, Har, Lowen, Tarnas; Ayes with reservations: none; 2 Noes: Representative(s) Wildberger, Thielen; and Excused: none. B. KOBAYASHI WLH, FIN
HCR20
Elections; Congress; Limited National Convention
REQUESTING CONGRESS TO CONVENE A LIMITED NATIONAL CONVENTION UNDER ARTICLE V FOR THE EXCLUSIVE PURPOSE OF PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION THAT WILL LIMIT THE INFLUENCE OF MONEY IN OUR ELECTORAL PROCESS.
(H ) 3/7/2019 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 27 PERRUSO, BROWER, KONG, C. LEE, MATAYOSHI, MIZUNO, SAIKI, SAY, THIELEN, WILDBERGER, Eli, Lowen, McKelvey, Todd, Woodson JUD
HCR21
Cannabidiol Oil
REQUESTING THE STATE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A SUNRISE ANALYSIS OF MANDATING HEALTH CARE COVERAGE FOR CANNABIDIOL OIL DERIVED FROM INDUSTRIAL HEMP.
(H ) 3/7/2019 - Referred to HLT/IAC, CPC, referral sheet 27 THIELEN, MIZUNO HLT/IAC, CPC
HCR22
UH; CBD Oil; Hemp Plants; Study
REQUESTING A STUDY BY THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF MORE POTENT CANNABIDIOL.
(H ) 3/7/2019 - Referred to LHE/AGR, FIN, referral sheet 27 NAKASHIMA, CREAGAN, HOLT, LOWEN, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, WOODSON, Cabanilla Arakawa, Cachola, DeCoite LHE/AGR, FIN HR27
HCR23
DOH; Food Handling; Resolution
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO WORK WITH THE HAWAII RESTAURANT ASSOCIATION TO ESTABLISH INDUSTRY STANDARDS TO ADDRESS CERTAIN UNSANITARY FOOD HANDLING CONDITIONS IN FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS AND ADOPT RULES.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committee(s) on HLT recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. B. KOBAYASHI, MIZUNO, SAY HLT, CPC HR28
HCR24
Towing; Federal Government; Leases
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT TO LEASE FEDERALLY OWNED VACANT LAND TO THE STATE OF HAWAII TO BE USED AS TOW YARDS TO STORE ABANDONED VEHICLES.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cullen. SAY, HASHEM, B. KOBAYASHI, D. KOBAYASHI, NISHIMOTO TRN, FIN HR29
HCR25
Department of Agriculture; Hawaii Tourism Authority; Declaration Form; Processing; Costs
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.
(H ) 3/19/2019 - The committees on AGR recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Cachola, Holt, Onishi, Perruso, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa. HOLT, GATES, QUINLAN, TODD AGR/TIA, FIN HR30
HCR26
Renaming of Hawaii State Capitol; Senator Daniel Kahikina Akaka
URGING THE STATE CAPITOL MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE TO TAKE STEPS NECESSARY TO NAME THE HAWAI‘I STATE CAPITOL "THE DANIEL KAHIKINA AKAKA HAWAI‘I STATE CAPITOL".
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Re-referred to LMG, WLH, FIN, referral sheet 34 SAIKI LMG, WLH, FIN HR31
HCR27
Department of Education; Audit; Capital Improvement Projects
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT AN AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S STATEWIDE BACKLOG OF CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE PROJECTS.
(H ) 3/7/2019 - Referred to LHE, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 27 WOODSON, LOWEN, Nakamura, Onishi, San Buenaventura LHE, LMG, FIN HR32
HCR28
Erin's Law; Department of Education; Working Group
ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND OTHER STAKEHOLDERS TO CONTINUE TO MEET AS A WORKING GROUP AND TO IMPLEMENT A NEW PROGRAM FOR SEXUAL-VIOLENCE PREVENTION IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
(H ) 3/18/2019 - The committees on LHE recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Perruso, DeCoite, D. Kobayashi, Ohno, Quinlan, Tarnas; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Hashem, Johanson, Tokioka, Okimoto. WOODSON, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, THIELEN, YAMANE, YAMASHITA LHE, JUD HR33
HCR29
Auditor; Performance Audit; Human Resources Management
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A PERFORMANCE AUDIT OF STATE HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL.
(H ) 3/19/2019 - The committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Eli, Ichiyama, Kitagawa, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) McKelvey, Quinlan. JOHANSON LAB, FIN HR34
HCR30
Department of Land and Natural Resources; Eminent Domain; Seawall; 2943 Kalakaua Avenue and 3019 Kalakaua Avenue
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ACQUIRE BY EMINENT DOMAIN THE SEAWALL AND THE REAL PROPERTY UNDERNEATH THE SEAWALL THAT IS LOCATED ON OR NEAR THE SEAWARD BOUNDARIES OF PROPERTY BETWEEN 2943 KALAKAUA AVENUE AND 3019 KALAKAUA AVENUE, OAHU, HAWAII.
(H ) 3/15/2019 - The committee(s) on WLH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. B. KOBAYASHI WLH, JUD, FIN
HCR31
Smithsonian Institution; Urging Name Change; Opioid Crisis
URGING THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION TO IMMEDIATELY RENAME THE ARTHUR M. SACKLER GALLERY.
(H ) 3/7/2019 - Referred to LMG, JUD, referral sheet 27 MIZUNO, CREAGAN, C. LEE, LUKE, NAKASHIMA, SAIKI, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TAKUMI, THIELEN, WILDBERGER LMG, JUD HR36
HCR32
POW/MIA Flag; Hawaii State Capitol Building
REQUESTING THE DISPLAY OF THE PRISONER OF WAR AND MISSING IN ACTION FLAG AT THE STATE CAPITOL.
(H ) 3/15/2019 - The committees on PVM recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Takayama, Gates, D. Kobayashi, Kong, Nishimoto, Ohno, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none. ICHIYAMA PVM, LMG HR37
HCR33
Taiwan; International Organizations; Observer; Twenty-sixth Anniversary; Sister-State
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.
(H ) 3/19/2019 - The committees on TIA recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Onishi, Holt, Cachola, Creagan, DeCoite, Perruso, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa. ONISHI, KONG, NAKASHIMA, Kitagawa, Lowen, Matayoshi, Matsumoto, San Buenaventura, Todd TIA, JUD
HCR34
2020 Hawaii-Asia Youth Program
ENCOURAGING SUPPORT FOR THE FIRST COHORT OF UNDERPRIVILEGED, ECONOMICALLY-DISADVANTAGED STUDENTS IN HAWAII TO STUDY AT ELITE SCHOOLS IN ASIA THROUGH THE 2020 HAWAII-ASIA YOUTH PROGRAM.
(H ) 3/7/2019 - Referred to TIA, LHE, referral sheet 27 JOHANSON, HAR, HASHEM, SAY, TOKIOKA TIA, LHE
HCR35
Requesting the Auditor to conduct a comprehensive and management audit of each contract that exceeds $1,000,000 and has been entered into during the past five years between the Department of Human Services and any domestic violence nonprofit organization
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A COMPREHENSIVE AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF EACH CONTRACT THAT EXCEEDS $1,000,000 AND HAS BEEN ENTERED INTO DURING THE PAST FIVE YEARS BETWEEN THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES AND ANY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committee(s) on HSH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. MIZUNO, B. KOBAYASHI, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, WARD HSH, FIN HR38
HCR36
Children's Discovery Center; Homelessness
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.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on HSH recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) San Buenaventura, Nakamura, Belatti, B. Kobayashi, Mizuno, Say, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none. KITAGAWA, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, B. KOBAYASHI, KONG, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, OKIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAIKI, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TOKIOKA, WARD, WILDBERGER, Onishi, Yamashita HSH, FIN
HCR37
Reduction in Standardized Testing in Public Education System
URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO REDUCE THE USE OF STANDARDIZED TESTING IN HAWAII'S PUBLIC EDUCATION SYSTEM.
(H ) 3/18/2019 - The committees on LHE recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Perruso, DeCoite, D. Kobayashi, Ohno, Quinlan, Tarnas; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Hashem, Johanson, Tokioka, Okimoto. PERRUSO, CACHOLA, ICHIYAMA, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, LOWEN, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, WILDBERGER, Brower, Yamashita LHE, FIN HR39
HCR38
Community Schools
URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO SUPPORT AND IMPLEMENT COMMUNITY SCHOOLS AS A STRATEGY FOR INCREASING ACCESS TO A HIGH-QUALITY EDUCATION.
(H ) 3/18/2019 - The committees on LHE recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Perruso, DeCoite, D. Kobayashi, Ohno, Quinlan, Tarnas; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Hashem, Johanson, Tokioka, Okimoto. PERRUSO, LOWEN, MIZUNO, Ichiyama, Yamashita LHE, FIN HR40
HCR39
Requesting the Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts to Commission a Monument to President Barack Obama
REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS TO COMMISSION A MONUMENT TO PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA.
(H ) 3/19/2019 - The committees on TIA recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Onishi, Holt, Cachola, Creagan, DeCoite, Perruso; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Okimoto; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa. B. KOBAYASHI, ICHIYAMA, LOWEN, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, ONISHI, TAKAYAMA, YAMANE TIA, FIN
HCR40
Department of Land and Natural Resources; Division of Forestry and Wildlife; Conservation; Community Member Contributions
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, DIVISION OF FORESTRY AND WILDLIFE TO DOCUMENT THE HISTORY OF EXEMPLARY CONTRIBUTIONS MADE BY COMMUNITY MEMBERS, INCLUDING KUPUNA, CONSERVATIONISTS, AND CITIZENS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 THIELEN, C. LEE, MATAYOSHI WLH, FIN
HCR41
KoleaGold LLC; Drone-instruction Curriculum; Department of Education
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO INCORPORATE AND IMPLEMENT A DRONE-INSTRUCTION CURRICULUM IN HAWAII'S PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to LHE, FIN, referral sheet 33 SAY, HAR, HOLT, TOKIOKA, WOODSON LHE, FIN
HCR42
Motor vehicles; Racetrack; Oahu
EXPRESSING SUPPORT FOR A MOTOR VEHICLE RACETRACK OR RACE WAY PARK ON OAHU AND REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM, AND THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO FACILITATE AND APPROVE ITS DEVELOPMENT AT THE CITY PARK PROPERTY IDENTIFIED IN COUNCIL RESOLUTION 18-265.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH/JUD, FIN, referral sheet 33 CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ICHIYAMA, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, C. LEE, MIZUNO, QUINLAN, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, YAMANE, McDermott, San Buenaventura, Takumi WLH/JUD, FIN
HCR43
Veterans; Expedited Burial; Veterans Cemeteries; Native Hawaiians
URGING HAWAI‘I'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION AND THE GOVERNOR TO COLLABORATE WITH THE LEGISLATURE TO ENSURE EXPEDITED BURIALS FOR VETERANS, DECEASED ACTIVE DUTY MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES, AND THEIR SPOUSES AT VETERANS CEMETERIES THROUGHOUT THE STATE OF HAWAI‘I.
(H ) 3/20/2019 - The committees on PVM recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Takayama, Gates, D. Kobayashi, Kong, Nishimoto, Ohno, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none. HOLT PVM HR43
HCR44
‘Imiloa Astronomy Center; Education Outreach; University of Hawai‘i; Mauna Kea Visitor Information Station Onizuka Center for International Astronomy
SUPPORTING THE ‘IMILOA ASTRONOMY CENTER TO FURTHER ITS ROLE IN DEVELOPING AND LEADING EDUCATIONAL EFFORTS CONCERNING THE CULTURAL, NATURAL, AND HISTORIC RESOURCES ON MAUNA KEA AT HALE POHAKU AND ENCOURAGING THE TRANSFER OF EDUCATION OUTREACH AT THE HALE POHAKU TO THE ‘IMILOA ASTRONOMY CENTER.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 HOLT WLH, FIN HR41
HCR45
No Parking Hours; Isenberg Street; Resolution
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO EXTEND THE NO PARKING RESTRICTION ON ISENBERG STREET BETWEEN SOUTH KING STREET AND YOUNG STREET FROM 5:30 P.M. TO 6:30 P.M.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cullen. NISHIMOTO, AQUINO, MIZUNO, WOODSON, Brower, Matayoshi TRN, JUD HR42
HCR46
Emergency Medical Services and Injury Prevention System; State Comprehensive Emergency Medical Services System; Department of Health; Study
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.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Say. MIZUNO, ELI, GATES, B. KOBAYASHI, NAKAMURA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, WARD HLT, FIN HR44
HCR47
President Barack H. Obama; Task Force
REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT INITIATIVES RECOGNIZING AND HONORING FORMER UNITED STATES PRESIDENT BARACK H. OBAMA.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TIA, FIN, referral sheet 33 GATES, BROWER, HOLT, QUINLAN, TODD TIA, FIN HR45
HCR48
Wai‘anae Watershed; Native Hawaiian Traditional and Customary Practices
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.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by WLH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 9:30AM in conference room 325. GATES, BROWER, HOLT, QUINLAN, TODD WLH, FIN HR46
HCR49
Resolution; Medical Bill Review; State Auditor
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A STUDY AND ASSESS THE IMPACT OF MEDICAL BILL REVIEW COSTS ON THE STATE'S WORKERS' COMPENSATION SYSTEM.
(H ) 3/25/2019 - Reported from LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1721), recommending referral to FIN. JOHANSON LAB, FIN HR50
HCR50
Crosswalk Countdown Timers
REQUESTING CROSSWALK COUNTDOWN TIMERS BE REPLACED WITH CONVENTIONAL PEDESTRIAN-CONTROL SIGNALS REFERRED TO IN SECTION 291C-33, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, TO IMPROVE PEDESTRIAN AND VEHICULAR SAFETY.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TRN, JUD, referral sheet 33 OHNO TRN, JUD HR51
HCR51
Spirit of Liliuokalani Statue; Current Location
REQUESTING THAT THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS REVIEW AND REEXAMINE THE FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE ALI‘I MEMORIAL ART ADVISORY TASK FORCE REGARDING, AMONG OTHER THINGS, THE LOCATION OF THE SPIRIT OF LILIUOKALANI STATUE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TIA, FIN, referral sheet 33 OHNO TIA, FIN HR52
HCR52
Resolution; Restricted Parking Zone Program
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU'S DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SERVICES TO CONTINUE EXPANSION OF THE RESTRICTED PARKING ZONE PROGRAM TO LILIHA AND PUUNUI.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cullen. OHNO TRN, JUD HR53
HCR53
Requesting the John A. Burns School of Medicine in collaboration with the University of Hawaii Community Design Center to conduct a feasibility study for a teaching hospital in West Hawaii
REQUESTING THE JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE IN COLLABORATION WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COMMUNITY DESIGN CENTER TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR A TEACHING HOSPITAL IN WEST HAWAII.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to LHE/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 33 CREAGAN, LOWEN, MIZUNO, ONISHI, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WARD, Nakamura, Nakashima LHE/HLT, FIN HR54
HCR54
DLIR; DOA; Living Wage Standard; Report
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, TO SUBMIT A REPORT DETERMINING A LIVING WAGE STANDARD FOR AGRICULTURAL WORKERS LIVING IN THE STATE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to LAB/AGR, FIN, referral sheet 33 CREAGAN, CACHOLA, DECOITE, LOWEN, NAKASHIMA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TARNAS, Cabanilla Arakawa, Onishi LAB/AGR, FIN HR55
HCR55
HI-EMA; Electric Resilience; Emergency Shelters; Critical Infrastructure
REQUESTING THE HAWAII EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY TO ASSESS THE RESILIENCE OF THE ELECTRIC POWER SUPPLY TO THE STATE'S CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE AND EMERGENCY SHELTERS.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Lowen, Wildberger, Har, Tarnas, Todd, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Yamane. LOWEN EEP, FIN
HCR56
Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Programs
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH TRAINING PROGRAMS FOR IDENTIFYING AND REPORTING CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by HSH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 8:30AM in conference room 329. MATSUMOTO, AQUINO, BROWER, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, OKIMOTO, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, WILDBERGER, YAMASHITA HSH, JUD HR57
HCR57
Tardive Dyskinesia Awareness Week
DESIGNATING THE FIRST WEEK OF MAY AS TARDIVE DYSKINESIA AWARENESS WEEK.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Say. MATSUMOTO, AQUINO, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, MORIKAWA, OKIMOTO, TAKUMI, TARNAS, Brower, McKelvey, Nakashima, Wildberger, Yamashita HLT, JUD HR58
HCR58
Child Abuse Reporting Mobile Application
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO DEVELOP A MOBILE APPLICATION FOR REPORTING CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by HSH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 8:30AM in conference room 329. MATSUMOTO, AQUINO, BROWER, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, OKIMOTO, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, WILDBERGER, Yamashita HSH, JUD HR59
HCR59
United Nations; Sustainable Development Goals; 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development; New York Declaration on Forests; Climate Change
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.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to EEP/LMG, FIN, referral sheet 33 B. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN EEP/LMG, FIN HR60
HCR60
Department of Transportation; Harbors; Task Force; Study
REQUESTING THE HARBORS DIVISION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A HAWAII COMMERCIAL HARBORS AUTHORITY.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cullen. AQUINO TRN, FIN HR61
HCR61
Well-rounded Education; Report by Department of Education
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON ITS PROGRESS TOWARD PROVIDING A WELL-ROUNDED EDUCATION FOR ALL PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS.
(H ) 3/18/2019 - The committees on LHE recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Perruso, DeCoite, D. Kobayashi, Ohno, Quinlan, Tarnas; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Hashem, Johanson, Tokioka, Okimoto. PERRUSO, BROWER, ELI, GATES, WILDBERGER, Matayoshi, McKelvey, Morikawa, Onishi, San Buenaventura LHE, FIN HR62
HCR62
Legislative Reference Bureau; Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs; Condominium Governance
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS, TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF RECOMMENDATIONS FOUND IN THE CONDOMINIUM GOVERNANCE – AN EXAMINATION OF SOME ISSUES 1989 REPORT BY THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committee(s) on CPC recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. ICHIYAMA, TAKUMI CPC, FIN HR63
HCR63
Insurance; Regulation of Insurance Appraisers; Regulation of Insurance Umpires
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON WHETHER THE SCOPE OF PERSONS AUTHORIZED TO WORK AS INSURANCE APPRAISERS AND INSURANCE UMPIRES IN THE STATE NEEDS TO BE REGULATED.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to IAC/CPC, LMG, referral sheet 33 CACHOLA, BROWER, CREAGAN, KONG, NISHIMOTO, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, Cabanilla Arakawa, Matayoshi, San Buenaventura IAC/CPC, LMG HR64
HCR64
Submerged Land; Public Auction
AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF A LEASE OF CERTAIN SUBMERGED LANDS AT KALIHI-KAI, HONOLULU, OAHU, BY PUBLIC AUCTION.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH/JUD, FIN, referral sheet 33 CACHOLA, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CREAGAN, HAR, JOHANSON, KONG, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, SAY, Brower, McDermott, Perruso, San Buenaventura WLH/JUD, FIN
HCR65
Department of Agriculture; Study; Land Leases; Abuse; Compliance; Nonconforming Uses
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.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on AGR recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Cachola, Onishi, Perruso, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Holt. DECOITE, AQUINO, CREAGAN, CULLEN, PERRUSO, Cabanilla Arakawa, Onishi AGR, JUD HR65
HCR66
Administrative Procedure; Rule Adoption; Hearings; Community Meetings
REQUESTING THE STATE AND COUNTIES TO EXPAND EFFORTS FOR COMMUNITY INPUT REGARDING ADOPTION OF ADMINISTRATIVE RULES, STATEWIDE PLANS, AND PLANS THAT AFFECT RURAL COMMUNITIES.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by WLH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 9:30AM in conference room 325. DECOITE, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, GATES, HASHIMOTO, MCKELVEY, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, PERRUSO, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, Onishi, San Buenaventura, Woodson, Yamashita WLH, FIN HR66
HCR67
Minimum-Security Housing Facility; Short-Term Adult Offenders
REQUESTING THAT THE STATE INCLUDE A FOUR HUNDRED FIFTY-BED, MINIMUM-SECURITY HOUSING FACILITY IN ITS DESIGN AND PLANS FOR THE PROPOSED OAHU COMMUNITY CORRECTIONAL CENTER.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Lowen, McKelvey, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Morikawa; Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Brower, Creagan, Say, Yamane. TAKAYAMA PVM/JUD, FIN HR67
HCR68
Congress; FAA; Unmanned Aircraft Systems; Drones; Regulation
URGING CONGRESS AND THE FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION TO ADOPT LAWS AND REGULATIONS THAT BAN, REGULATE, OR EXPRESSLY AUTHORIZE STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS TO BAN OR REGULATE THE USE OF UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLES OVER PRIVATE PROPERTY.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TRN/PVM, JUD, referral sheet 33 QUINLAN TRN/PVM, JUD HR68
HCR69
Urging the exploration of the widespread adoption of viri probati, or the ordination to the priesthood of certain qualified married men.
URGING THE HOLY SEE, THE SUPREME PONTIFF, AND THE BISHOPS OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH TO EXPLORE THE WIDESPREAD ADOPTION OF VIRI PROBATI, OR THE ORDINATION TO THE PRIESTHOOD OF CERTAIN QUALIFIED MARRIED MEN.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committee(s) on JUD recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, HASHIMOTO, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, MATAYOSHI, TODD, Brower, Creagan, Har, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Luke, Morikawa, Nishimoto, Takayama, Wildberger JUD, FIN HR69
HCR70
Military Housing
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE INCLUDING THE NAVY, ARMY, AND AIR FORCE TO INCREASE ON-BASE HOUSING AVAILABILITY FOR ACTIVE-DUTY PERSONNEL AND THEIR DEPENDENTS TO ALLEVIATE HAWAII'S HOUSING CRISIS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to PVM/HSG, FIN, referral sheet 33 CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, HASHIMOTO, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, MATAYOSHI, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, TARNAS, TODD, Brower, Creagan, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Luke, McDermott, Nishimoto, Takayama, Wildberger, Yamashita PVM/HSG, FIN HR70
HCR71
Prince Kuhio; Hawaiian Homelands
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.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 ELI, GATES, D. KOBAYASHI, MATAYOSHI, TARNAS WLH, FIN HR71
HCR72
Deaf and Blind Task Force; Service Animals; Misrepresentation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO EXAMINE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ACT 217, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2018, REGARDING MISREPRESENTATION OF SERVICE ANIMALS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HSH, JUD, referral sheet 33 HASHIMOTO, CACHOLA, DECOITE, GATES, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, MATAYOSHI, MCKELVEY, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, YAMASHITA, Woodson HSH, JUD
HCR73
Auditor; Department of Public Safety; Corrections; Audit
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE CORRECTIONS DIVISION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY.
(H ) 3/20/2019 - The committees on LMG recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 3 Ayes: Representative(s) Cullen, Nakashima, Morikawa; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Ward. HASHIMOTO, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, DECOITE, GATES, HOLT, KITAGAWA, MATAYOSHI, QUINLAN, TAKAYAMA, TARNAS, TODD, YAMASHITA PVM/LMG, FIN
HCR74
Deaf and Blind Task Force; Terminology
REAFFIRMING THE USE OF THE TERM "DEAF-BLIND" BY THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE COUNTIES.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on HSH recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) San Buenaventura, Nakamura, Belatti, B. Kobayashi, Mizuno, Say, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none. HASHIMOTO, CACHOLA, DECOITE, GATES, KITAGAWA, MATAYOSHI, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA HSH, JUD
HCR75
Hawaii School for the Deaf and the Blind; Update; School Name
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.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to LHE, FIN, referral sheet 33 HASHIMOTO, CACHOLA, DECOITE, GATES, KITAGAWA, MATAYOSHI, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMASHITA LHE, FIN
HCR76
Agricultural Housing Task Force; Office of Planning
REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE OF PLANNING TO ESTABLISH WITHIN THE OFFICE OF PLANNING AN AGRICULTURAL HOUSING TASK FORCE.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committee(s) on AGR/HSG recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CREAGAN, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, DECOITE, LOWEN, PERRUSO, TARNAS, Nakashima, San Buenaventura AGR/HSG, FIN HR74
HCR77
Task Force; Mid-block Crosswalks
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO ESTABLISH BETTER SAFETY CONDITIONS AT CROSSWALKS AND REPORT ON RECOMMENDED LOCATIONS AND POTENTIAL COSTS TO IMPLEMENT PEDESTRIAN ACTUATED SAFETY SIGNALS AT MID-BLOCK CROSSINGS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 33 CREAGAN, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, HASHIMOTO, LOWEN, NAKASHIMA, TARNAS, McDermott, Okimoto, Onishi, San Buenaventura TRN, FIN HR75
HCR78
DOH; Community Health Workers, Oversight
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO PROVIDE ANALYSIS AND RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A CERTIFICATION PROCESS, OVERSIGHT BOARD, AND REIMBURSEMENT PROCESS FOR COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HLT/IAC, CPC, referral sheet 33 CREAGAN, B. KOBAYASHI, MIZUNO, WARD, San Buenaventura HLT/IAC, CPC HR76
HCR79
DBEDT; Molokai; Feasibility Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF CREATING AN INDEPENDENT COUNTY ON THE ISLAND OF MOLOKAI.
(H ) 3/18/2019 - Re-referred to EDB, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 36 MCKELVEY (Introduced by request of another party) EDB, JUD, FIN HR77
HCR80
Predatory Cosmetic Stores; Zoning; Maui
URGING MAUI COUNTY TO IMMEDIATELY BAN PREDATORY COSMETICS STORES FROM DOING BUSINESS IN LAHAINA.
(H ) 3/20/2019 - The committees on EDB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) McKelvey, Kitagawa, Johanson, Quinlan, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Eli, Ichiyama. MCKELVEY EDB, CPC HR78
HCR81
Sustainable Food Security Strategic Plan; Department of Agriculture
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO DEVELOP A SUSTAINABLE FOOD SECURITY STRATEGIC PLAN AND PREPARE AN ANNUAL REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to AGR, FIN, referral sheet 33 WILDBERGER, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, ELI, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, TARNAS, TODD, WARD, San Buenaventura AGR, FIN HR79
HCR82
Resolution; Bi-Annual Registration
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.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cullen. GATES, ELI, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, TODD TRN, FIN HR47
HCR83
Mauna Lahilahi; Botanical Garden
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONDUCT A STUDY FOR THE RESTORATION OF MAUNA LAHILAHI AND ITS BOTANICAL GARDEN.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by WLH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 9:30AM in conference room 325. GATES, ELI, HOLT, TODD, Hashimoto WLH, FIN HR48
HCR84
Makua Military Reservation; Task Force; Management Transition
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.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to PVM/WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 GATES, ELI, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, TODD PVM/WLH, FIN HR49
HCR85
Airports
REQUESTING AN AUDIT OF DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION PUBLIC WORKS PROJECTS AT THE DANIEL K. INOUYE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TRN/LMG, FIN, referral sheet 33 ONISHI, AQUINO TRN/LMG, FIN HR82
HCR86
DOT; COFA; Counties; Driver's Licenses; Real ID
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF EXTENDING EXPIRATION DATES FOR THE DRIVER'S LICENSES OF NON-CITIZEN RESIDENTS LEGALLY PRESENT IN THE STATE UNDER THE COMPACT OF FREE ASSOCIATION.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TRN, JUD, referral sheet 33 BELATTI TRN, JUD HR83
HCR87
EOA; UH Center on Aging; Active Aging Initiative and Advisory Committee
URGING THE EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING TO WORK WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII CENTER ON AGING TO ESTABLISH AN ACTIVE AGING INITIATIVE AND ACTIVE AGING ADVISORY COMMITTEE.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committee(s) on HSH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. SAN BUENAVENTURA, MIZUNO, SAY, TARNAS, WARD HSH, FIN HR84
HCR88
State Council on Mental Health; Native Hawaiians
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO APPOINT AS MEMBERS TO THE STATE COUNCIL ON MENTAL HEALTH AT LEAST TWO INDIVIDUALS WITH DEMONSTRATED KNOWLEDGE OF OR WORK EXPERIENCE INVOLVING NATIVE HAWAIIAN CONCEPTS OF WELL-BEING, CULTURALLY-GROUNDED MENTAL HEALTH METHODOLOGIES, OR TRADITIONAL HEALING OR HEALTH PRACTICES.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HLT/WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 SAN BUENAVENTURA, DECOITE, ELI, LOWEN, MIZUNO, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN, WARD, WILDBERGER HLT/WLH, FIN HR85
HCR89
Cannabis; Banking Services; Congress
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO ENACT LEGISLATION REMOVING CANNABIS FROM THE FEDERAL CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT AND FACILITATE THE FULL SPECTRUM OF PRIVATE BANKING SERVICES FOR CANNABIS-RELATED BUSINESS.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Lowen, McKelvey, Morikawa, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Creagan, Say, Yamane. SAN BUENAVENTURA, C. LEE, LOWEN, MCKELVEY, PERRUSO, TAKAYAMA, TARNAS, THIELEN, WILDBERGER, Brower JUD HR86
HCR90
Marijuana; Legalization; Study; Legislative Reference Bureau
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE EFFECTS OF MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION IN CERTAIN STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 33 SAN BUENAVENTURA, CREAGAN, C. LEE, MCKELVEY, TARNAS, THIELEN, Nakashima JUD HR87
HCR91
Public Utilities Commission; Rate Making; Special Medical Needs; ALICE Households; Low Income
REQUESTING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO APPROVE A SUBSIDY THROUGH UTILITY RATES FOR REASONABLE RATEMAKING TREATMENT TO LESSEN THE BURDEN OF ENERGY COSTS ON LOW- AND LIMITED-INCOME AND SPECIAL MEDICAL NEEDS CUSTOMERS.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Takumi, Ichiyama, Aquino, Cachola, Har, Kong, Onishi, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Cabanilla Arakawa, Mizuno. SAN BUENAVENTURA CPC, FIN
HCR92
Breastfeeding; Capitol Building; Department of Accounting and General Services
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO DEDICATE ONE PRIVATE ROOM IN THE HAWAII STATE CAPITOL BUILDING FOR EMPLOYEES AND VISITORS TO BREASTFEED OR EXPRESS MILK.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to LMG, FIN, referral sheet 33 ICHIYAMA LMG, FIN
HCR93
Auditor
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ASSESS THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL EFFECTS OF REQUIRING HEALTH INSURERS TO PROVIDE COVERAGE FOR CLINICAL VICTIM SUPPORT SERVICES FOR VICTIMS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE AND ABUSE.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on LMG recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Cullen, Nakashima, Morikawa, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti. ICHIYAMA, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, DECOITE, ELI, HASHIMOTO, KITAGAWA, LOWEN, MATSUMOTO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, THIELEN, WILDBERGER, Har LMG, FIN HR88
HCR94
Seawall; Easement; Board of Land and Natural Resources
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENTS COVERING PORTIONS OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT WAIOHULI-KEOKEA (KIHEI), WAILUKU, MAUI, HAWAII, FOR THE USE, MAINTENANCE, AND REPAIR OF THE EXISTING SEAWALL CONSTRUCTED THEREON.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH/JUD, FIN, referral sheet 33 HASHIMOTO, YAMASHITA, D. Kobayashi WLH/JUD, FIN
HCR95
DCCA; Time Share Plans; Working Group
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS CREATE AN INTERIM WORKING GROUP TO REVIEW LAWS AND REGULATIONS GOVERNING TIME SHARE PLANS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TIA/CPC, FIN, referral sheet 33 ONISHI TIA/CPC, FIN
HCR96
Waipahu; Homeless; City and County of Honolulu; State of Hawaii
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO WORK WITH STATE IN DEVELOPING STRATEGIES TO PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO THE HOMELESS AND REDUCE THE NUMBER OF HOMELESS INDIVIDUALS IN WAIPAHU.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on HSH recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) San Buenaventura, Nakamura, Belatti, B. Kobayashi, Mizuno, Say, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none. AQUINO, CULLEN, TAKUMI, YAMANE HSH, FIN HR89
HCR97
Department of Human Services; Waipahu; Homeless; Shelters
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO ENTER INTO ADDITIONAL CONTRACTS WITH PROVIDER AGENCIES TO OPEN ADDITIONAL HOMELESS SHELTERS IN WAIPAHU.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on HSH recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) San Buenaventura, Nakamura, Belatti, B. Kobayashi, Mizuno, Say, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none. AQUINO, CULLEN, TAKUMI, YAMANE HSH, FIN HR90
HCR98
Hans L'Orange Neighborhood Park; Homeless; Security
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO ADD HANS L'ORANGE NEIGHBORHOOD PARK TO THE LIST OF SECURED PARKS ON OAHU.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 AQUINO, CULLEN, TAKUMI, YAMANE WLH, FIN HR91
HCR99
Counties; Drivers License
URGING THE COUNTIES OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO IMPLEMENT PROCEDURES OR TECHNOLOGIES TO EASE THE PROCESS IN WHICH DRIVER'S LICENSES ARE RENEWED.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cullen. AQUINO TRN, JUD HR92
HCR100
Traffic; Department of Transportation; Federal Assistance
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO SEEK ASSISTANCE FROM THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO FUND OR PERFORM A STUDY ON ALL POSSIBLE TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS TO REDUCE TRAFFIC WITHIN THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU AND IN THE OTHER COUNTIES OF THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cullen. AQUINO TRN, FIN HR93
HCR101
Neal S. Blaisdell Center; Commencement Exercises; First-priority Use
STRONGLY URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO AMEND THE REVISED ORDINANCES OF HONOLULU TO REQUIRE THE DEPARTMENT OF ENTERPRISE SERVICES TO MAKE HOLDING COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES AT THE NEAL S. BLAISDELL CENTER A FIRST-PRIORITY USE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to LHE, FIN, referral sheet 33 CULLEN, AQUINO LHE, FIN HR94
HCR102
DOT; City and County of Honolulu; Abandoned Shopping Carts
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SERVICES ADDRESS THE PROBLEM OF ABANDONED SHOPPING CARTS ON OAHU.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cullen. CULLEN TRN, FIN HR95
HCR103
Kaelepulu Watershed; Total Maximum Daily Load; Water Quality
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO COMPLETE THE REQUIRED ASSESSMENT AND TOTAL MAXIMUM DAILY LOAD PROCESS FOR KAELEPULU WATERSHED TO RESTORE AND PROTECT THE KAILUA WATERWAYS.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by WLH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 9:30AM in conference room 325. C. LEE, MATAYOSHI, THIELEN WLH, FIN HR97
HCR104
Kailua, Oahu; Vision Zero Community
DESIGNATING KAILUA, OAHU, AS A VISION ZERO COMMUNITY WHERE NO LOSS OF LIFE OR SERIOUS INJURY ON ROADS IS ACCEPTABLE AND URGING GOVERNMENT TO ADOPT AND IMPLEMENT VISION ZERO POLICIES AND PLANNING.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Lowen, McKelvey, Morikawa, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Creagan, Say, Yamane. C. LEE, MATAYOSHI, THIELEN JUD HR98
HCR105
Mauna Kea Summit; DLNR; Conservation
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES PROVIDE ADDITIONAL PROTECTIONS TO THE MAUNA KEA SUMMIT DUE TO ITS ENVIRONMENTAL SIGNIFICANCE AND CULTURAL IMPORTANCE TO THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN PEOPLE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 PERRUSO WLH, FIN HR99
HCR106
Convening the Hawaii Dam Safety Task Force
CONVENING THE HAWAII DAM SAFETY TASK FORCE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 YAMASHITA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, YAMANE WLH, FIN HR100
HCR107
DBEDT; DOA; Agricultural Theft
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM AND DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING A STATEWIDE PROGRAM TO ADDRESS AGRICULTURAL THEFT.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on AGR recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Cachola, Perruso, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Onishi; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa, Holt. YAMASHITA, CREAGAN, HOLT, DeCoite, Onishi EDB/AGR, JUD HR101
HCR108
Construction Costs; Management; Department of Accounting and General Services; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF LIMITING THE COSTS OF PROJECT AND CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT IN EACH STATE CONSTRUCTION PROJECT TO TEN PERCENT OF THE TOTAL COST OF THE PROJECT.
(H ) 3/19/2019 - Re-referred to LMG, FIN, referral sheet 38 YAMASHITA LMG, FIN HR102
HCR109
Sports Gambling; Gaming; Task Force
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF LEGALIZING SPORTS GAMBLING.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Lowen, McKelvey, Morikawa, Takayama; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Thielen; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Creagan, Say, Yamane. YAMASHITA JUD HR103
HCR110
Term, Non-Exclusive Easement; Legislative Approval; Seawall; Wailuku; Maui
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.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 YAMASHITA WLH, FIN
HCR111
Office of Information Practices; Alternative Appeal Resolution
REQUESTING THAT THE OFFICE OF INFORMATION PRACTICES CONDUCT AN ALTERNATIVE APPEAL RESOLUTION PILOT PROJECT.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on LMG recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Cullen, Nakashima, Morikawa, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti. BELATTI LMG, JUD HR104
HCR112
Amendment of state submerged land lease Lot 12 in Honolulu Harbor
AUTHORIZING THE AMENDMENT OF A LEASE COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT PIERS 24 TO 26, IDENTIFIED AS "LOT 12", IN HONOLULU HARBOR, OAHU, FOR PACIFIC SHIPYARDS INTERNATIONAL.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by WLH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 9:30AM in conference room 325. BELATTI WLH, FIN
HCR113
Convening the Multiple Languages Emergency Notification Working Group
CONVENING THE MULTIPLE LANGUAGES EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION WORKING GROUP.
(H ) 3/20/2019 - The committees on PVM recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Takayama, Gates, D. Kobayashi, Kong, Nishimoto, Ohno, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none. AQUINO, BELATTI, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CULLEN, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, TOKIOKA, WARD, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMANE, San Buenaventura PVM, FIN HR105
HCR114
School Based Health Services; Working Group
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONVENE AN INTERDEPARTMENTAL WORKING GROUP TO ADDRESS THE LACK OF CONSOLIDATED, CONSISTENT HEALTH SCREENING PROGRAMS IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS FOR CHILDREN IN THE STATE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HLT/LHE, FIN, referral sheet 33 BELATTI HLT/LHE, FIN
HCR115
Election Participation; Voter Education; Task Force
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW HAWAII'S CURRENT VOTER EDUCATION SYSTEM AND PROPOSE IMPROVEMENTS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 33 C. LEE, CREAGAN, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, Brower JUD, FIN
HCR116
Gambling Advisory Group
CONVENING A GAMBLING ADVISORY GROUP TO EXAMINE AND ASSESS THE IMPACTS OF GROWING ACCESS TO ONLINE AND ILLEGAL GAMBLING IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Lowen, McKelvey, Morikawa, Takayama; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Thielen; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Creagan, Say, Yamane. C. LEE, CREAGAN, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, Brower, San Buenaventura JUD HR106
HCR117
Department of Taxation; Report; Tobacco; Cigarettes
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION TO ISSUE AN ASSESSMENT REPORT ON FISCAL IMPLICATIONS OF HISTORIC, CURRENT, AND PROJECTED TOBACCO REVENUES.
(H ) 3/19/2019 - Re-referred to LMG, FIN, referral sheet 38 CREAGAN, B. KOBAYASHI, MIZUNO LMG, FIN HR107
HCR118
Pollinators; Insecticide; Neonicotinoids
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.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to EEP/AGR, FIN, referral sheet 33 CREAGAN, GATES, C. LEE, PERRUSO, THIELEN EEP/AGR, FIN HR108
HCR119
Department of Education; Glyphosate;
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO REPORT ITS CURRENT USAGE AND PLANS FOR FUTURE USAGE OF GLYPHOSATE AND GLYPHOSATE-CONTAINING HERBICIDES ON AND AROUND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION PROPERTIES, INCLUDING SCHOOLS AND PLAYGROUNDS.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Scheduled for decision making on Monday, 03-25-19 2:00PM in conference room 309. CREAGAN, PERRUSO, TARNAS LHE, FIN HR109
HCR120
Tranquility Base day; Apollo 11; Anniversary
DESIGNATING JULY 20, 2019, AS "TRANQUILITY BASE DAY" IN HAWAII TO HONOR THE FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE APOLLO 11 LUNAR LANDING AT TRANQUILITY BASE AND URGING THE UNITED NATIONS EDUCATIONAL, SCIENTIFIC, AND CULTURAL ORGANIZATION TO INCLUDE TRANQUILITY BASE AND ASSOCIATED ARTIFACTS ON THE WORLD HERITAGE LIST.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to EDB, FIN, referral sheet 33 NISHIMOTO EDB, FIN HR110
HCR121
Mopeds; Electric Personal Assistive Mobility Devices; Electric Scooters; Electric Trikes; Electric Bicycles; City and County of Honolulu; Honolulu Police Department
REQUESTING THAT THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU PROHIBIT ELECTRIC SCOOTERS, ELECTRIC BICYCLES, AND ELECTRIC TRIKES ON SIDEWALKS.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cullen. BROWER, GATES, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, OHNO, SAY, TAKAYAMA, WOODSON, Morikawa TRN, JUD HR111
HCR122
DBEDT; Transient Accommodations; Vacation Rentals; Reports; AOAO
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.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TIA, FIN, referral sheet 33 BROWER, GATES, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, SAY, TAKAYAMA, WOODSON TIA, FIN HR112
HCR123
Full-Face Snorkel Mask; Ban
URGING THE COUNTY COUNCILS TO ENACT ORDINANCES TO BAN THE SALE AND RENTAL OF FULL-FACE SNORKEL MASKS IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TIA, JUD, referral sheet 33 QUINLAN, AQUINO, CREAGAN, GATES, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, MATAYOSHI, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, Okimoto, Yamashita TIA, JUD HR113
HCR124
Marine Life Conservation District; Hauula Beach Park
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH THE HAUULA BEACH PARK MARINE LIFE CONSERVATION DISTRICT.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by WLH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 9:30AM in conference room 325. QUINLAN, GATES, HOLT, C. LEE, MATSUMOTO, TARNAS WLH, FIN HR114
HCR125
Marine Life Conservation District; Laniakea Beach Park
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH THE LANIAKEA BEACH MARINE LIFE CONSERVATION DISTRICT.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by WLH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 9:30AM in conference room 325. QUINLAN, GATES, HOLT, C. LEE, TARNAS WLH, FIN HR115
HCR126
Aquaculture Support and Expansion
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.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on EDB recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) McKelvey, Kitagawa, Ichiyama, Johanson, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Eli, Quinlan. QUINLAN, GATES, HOLT, C. LEE, YAMASHITA AGR/EDB, FIN HR116
HCR127 HD1
DLIR; Interagency Enforcement Task Force; Monster Homes
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS TO CONVENE AN INTERAGENCY ENFORCEMENT TASK FORCE TO COMBAT ILLEGAL ACTIVITIES RELATED TO THE CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATIONS OF "MONSTER HOMES" IN THE STATE.
(H ) 3/25/2019 - Reported from HSG (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1717) as amended in HD 1, recommending referral to JUD. OHNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, ELI, HAR, ICHIYAMA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, MATAYOSHI, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, QUINLAN, TARNAS, THIELEN, YAMASHITA, Wildberger HSG, JUD HR117
HCR128
On-Site Parking; Detached Single-Family Homes
REQUESTING THAT THE CITY COUNCIL AND THE DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND PERMITTING OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU REQUIRE AN EQUAL NUMBER OF ON-SITE PARKING STALLS TO BEDROOMS IN RESIDENCES ON PROPERTY ZONED FOR SINGLE-FAMILY USE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HSG/WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 OHNO HSG/WLH, FIN HR118
HCR129
Artificial Intelligence; Advisory Committee
REQUESTING THE STATE TO CONVENE AN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO INVESTIGATE HOW TO IMPLEMENT, DEVELOP, AND REGULATE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN THE STATE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to EDB, FIN, referral sheet 33 OHNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, ELI, HAR, ICHIYAMA, C. LEE, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, QUINLAN, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, YAMASHITA, DeCoite, D. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Tokioka, Wildberger EDB, FIN HR119
HCR130
Department of Health; Department of Human Services; Department of Labor and Industrial Relations; Development Disabilities; Vocational Rehabilitation; Working Group
REQUESTING THE HAWAII DEVELOPMENT DISABILITIES COUNCIL TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO COORDINATE ALL SERVICES PROVIDED TO INDIVIDUALS WITH INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES AND THEIR FAMILIES.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HSH, FIN, referral sheet 33 CACHOLA, CREAGAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, WARD, San Buenaventura HSH, FIN HR120
HCR131
Hawaii Health Authority; Health Care
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR REPORT ON THE STATUS OF AND PROPOSE FUTURE PLANS FOR THE HAWAII HEALTH AUTHORITY.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Say. CACHOLA, CREAGAN, MIZUNO, WARD, McKelvey, Nakashima, San Buenaventura HLT, FIN HR121
HCR132
Office of Hawaiian Affairs; Cultural Practices; Makahiki; Study
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE SIGNIFICANCE OF TRADITIONAL HAWAIIAN PRACTICES, INCLUDING THE MAKAHIKI, AND THEIR EFFECT ON THE PERPETUATION OF NATIVE HAWAIIAN CULTURE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 HOLT, DECOITE WLH, FIN HR122
HCR133
Kamehameha Schools; Probate Court; Trustee Selection Process
REQUESTING THE PROBATE COURT TO INCREASE TRANSPARENCY REGARDING THE KAMEHAMEHA SCHOOLS TRUSTEE SELECTION PROCESS.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Lowen, McKelvey, Morikawa, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Creagan, Say, Yamane. HOLT JUD HR123
HCR134
Auditor Study; Check Cashers; Deferred Deposit Agreements
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FOLLOW-UP ANALYSIS TO SUNRISE ANALYSIS: CHECK CASHING AND DEFERRED DEPOSIT AGREEMENTS (PAYDAY LOANS), REPORT NO. 05-11.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Takumi, Ichiyama, Aquino, Cachola, Har, Kong, Onishi, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Cabanilla Arakawa, Mizuno. NAKAMURA, CULLEN, ELI, GATES, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, C. LEE, LOWEN, LUKE, MATAYOSHI, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER CPC, FIN HR124
HCR135
Volunteer Week Hawaii
RECOGNIZING APRIL 19 THROUGH 25, 2020, AND APRIL 18 THROUGH 24, 2021, AS VOLUNTEER WEEK HAWAII IN THE STATE.
(H ) 3/25/2019 - Reported from LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1723), recommending referral to FIN. NAKAMURA, CULLEN, ELI, HASHIMOTO, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, LUKE, MATAYOSHI, MORIKAWA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER LAB, FIN HR125
HCR136
Auditor; Department of Agriculture; Pet Boarding Facilities; Sunrise Analysis
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ASSESS THE PROPOSED REGULATION OF PET BOARDING FACILITIES.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committee(s) on AGR/LMG recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. NAKAMURA, BROWER, CREAGAN, C. LEE, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, SAY, TAKAYAMA, DeCoite, Onishi, Perruso, San Buenaventura AGR/LMG, FIN
HCR137
Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism; Feasibility Study; Solar Panel; Glass; Recycling
REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE ENERGY OFFICE TO PERFORM A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY OF INCENTIVIZING THE CREATION OF A GLASS AND SOLAR PANEL RECYCLING PLANT USING FUNDS FROM A FEE TO BE ATTACHED TO EACH SOLAR PANEL SOLD IN THE STATE.
(H ) 3/25/2019 - Reported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1705), recommending referral to FIN. SAN BUENAVENTURA, ELI, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, TARNAS, THIELEN, WILDBERGER, YAMASHITA EEP, FIN HR126
HCR138
Puna; Lava; Bypass Routes; Roads
URGING THE COUNTY OF HAWAII TO CREATE ALTERNATE ROUTES TO PROPERTIES IN THE PUNA DISTRICT THAT WERE AFFECTED, BUT NOT DESTROYED, BY THE 2018 KILAUEA ERUPTION.
(H ) 3/20/2019 - The committees on PVM recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Takayama, Gates, D. Kobayashi, Kong, Nishimoto, Ohno, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none. SAN BUENAVENTURA, BROWER, CREAGAN, NAKASHIMA, TARNAS, THIELEN, WILDBERGER, Onishi PVM, FIN HR127
HCR139
Title Insurance; Real Property Purchase; Ordinance; Counties; County Councils
REQUESTING THE COUNTY COUNCILS TO ADOPT ORDINANCES REQUIRING THAT IN THE COURSE OF REAL PROPERTY TAX SALES AND OTHER REAL PROPERTY SALES, THE NOTICE OF SALE INCLUDE DISCLOSURE THAT THE BUYER MAY NOT BE ABLE TO OBTAIN TITLE INSURANCE.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committee(s) on CPC recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. SAN BUENAVENTURA, ICHIYAMA, TARNAS CPC, FIN HR128
HCR140
Department of Land and Natural Resources; Feasibility and Cost Study; Puna; Boat Ramp
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY AND COST STUDY RELATING TO THE CONSTRUCTION OF A BOAT RAMP IN THE PUNA DISTRICT.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by WLH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 9:30AM in conference room 325. SAN BUENAVENTURA, CREAGAN, NAKASHIMA, TARNAS, Onishi WLH, FIN HR129
HCR141
Agricultural Tourism; Agritourism; Hawaii County
URGING THE COUNTY OF HAWAII TO ADOPT LEGISLATION AUTHORIZING AND PROMOTING AGRITOURISM IN THE COUNTY OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to AGR/TIA, FIN, referral sheet 33 SAN BUENAVENTURA, CREAGAN, NAKASHIMA, TARNAS, DeCoite, Lowen, Okimoto, Perruso AGR/TIA, FIN HR130
HCR142
County of Hawaii; Volcanic Disaster; Housing Assistance
URGING THE COUNTY OF HAWAII TO ESTABLISH A HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR RESIDENTS AFFECTED BY THE 2018 VOLCANIC DISASTER.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on PVM recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Takayama, Gates, D. Kobayashi, Kong, Ohno, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Nishimoto. SAN BUENAVENTURA, CREAGAN, NAKASHIMA, TARNAS HSH/PVM, FIN HR131
HCR143
University of Hawaii; Distance Learning Center; Puna District; Feasibility Study
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A HAWAII COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTANCE LEARNING CENTER IN THE PUNA DISTRICT.
(H ) 3/18/2019 - The committees on LHE recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Perruso, DeCoite, D. Kobayashi, Ohno, Quinlan, Tarnas; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Hashem, Johanson, Tokioka, Okimoto. SAN BUENAVENTURA, CREAGAN, LOWEN, NAKASHIMA, TARNAS LHE, FIN HR132
HCR144
Convening the Legislative Social Media Task Force
CONVENING THE LEGISLATIVE SOCIAL MEDIA TASK FORCE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to LMG, FIN, referral sheet 33 SAN BUENAVENTURA, ELI, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, MCKELVEY, YAMASHITA LMG, FIN HR133
HCR145
Adult Dental Benefits; Medicaid
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CONDUCT A FULL STUDY ON THE REIMPLEMENTATION OF ADULT DENTAL BENEFITS FOR HAWAII RESIDENTS WHO ARE MEDICAID ENROLLEES AND TO SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Belatti, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Say, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Tokioka. SAN BUENAVENTURA HSH/HLT, FIN HR134
HCR146
County of Hawaii; United States Army; Aeromedical Evacuation
URGING THE COUNTY OF HAWAII TO EXPLORE A MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT WITH THE UNITED STATES ARMY TO PROVIDE AEROMEDICAL EVACUATION SERVICES FOR UNDERSERVED RURAL AREAS.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Say. SAN BUENAVENTURA, CREAGAN, LOWEN, NAKASHIMA, SAY, TARNAS, THIELEN HLT, FIN
HCR147
DOT; Airport Badges
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY ON UNIVERSAL PILOT BADGES FOR AIRPORTS IN THE STATE.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cullen. SAN BUENAVENTURA, BROWER, MATAYOSHI TRN, CPC HR135
HCR148
Designates ‘awa as the official beverage of the Aloha State.
REQUESTING THAT THE HAWAII STATE LEGISLATURE DECLARE ‘AWA AS THE OFFICIAL BEVERAGE OF THE ALOHA STATE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TIA, FIN, referral sheet 33 HOLT, CACHOLA, DECOITE, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TOKIOKA TIA, FIN
HCR149
Alfred Apaka; United States Postal Service Commemorative Stamp
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE TO ISSUE A COMMEMORATIVE POSTAGE STAMP IN HONOR OF ALFRED AHOLO APAKA.
(H ) 3/19/2019 - The committees on TIA recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Onishi, Holt, Cachola, Creagan, DeCoite, Perruso, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cabanilla Arakawa. HOLT, BELATTI, CACHOLA, DECOITE, GATES, HAR, HASHIMOTO, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER TIA, FIN HR136
HCR150
Kilauea Volcano; Fissure 8; State Board on Geographic Names
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.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, JUD, referral sheet 33 SAN BUENAVENTURA, CACHOLA, DECOITE, GATES, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER WLH, JUD HR137
HCR151
Urging the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands to Build Alternative Housing Options for Lessees
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO BUILD ALTERNATIVE HOUSING OPTIONS FOR LESSEES.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by WLH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 9:30AM in conference room 325. HOLT, BELATTI, CACHOLA, DECOITE, HAR, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TOKIOKA WLH, FIN HR138
HCR152
Russian Fort Elizabeth State Historical Park; Pa‘ula‘ula; Renaming
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.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, JUD, referral sheet 33 HOLT, CACHOLA, DECOITE, GATES, HAR, HASHIMOTO, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER WLH, JUD HR139
HCR153
Hawaii Homes Commission Act; Eligible Hawaiians; Leases
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.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 HOLT, BELATTI, CACHOLA, GATES, HAR, HASHIMOTO, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAY, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, DeCoite, San Buenaventura WLH, FIN HR140
HCR154
Hawaiian Language Plan
SUPPORTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE PLAN AND REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A COALITION TO DEVELOP THE PLAN.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 HOLT, BELATTI, CACHOLA, DECOITE, GATES, HAR, HASHIMOTO, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER WLH, FIN HR141
HCR155
Requests the creation of the 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.
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.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by WLH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 9:30AM in conference room 325. HOLT, BELATTI, CACHOLA, DECOITE, GATES, HAR, HASHIMOTO, D. KOBAYASHI, LOWEN, NAKAMURA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TARNAS, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER WLH, JUD HR142
HCR156
Lethal Autonomous Robotics; War; Drones; Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicles
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.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TIA/PVM, JUD, referral sheet 33 MCKELVEY, CREAGAN, GATES, C. LEE, MIZUNO, WILDBERGER TIA/PVM, JUD HR143
HCR157
Monster Homes; Task Force; DLIR
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF PLANNING TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO DETERMINE WAYS THAT THE STATE CAN ASSIST THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU IN DETERRING THE CONSTRUCTION OF MONSTER HOMES.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 D. KOBAYASHI, BELATTI, CACHOLA, KONG, MIZUNO, OHNO, SAIKI, SAY WLH, FIN
HCR158
DCCA; Commissioner of Securities; Public Employees; Brokerage Services
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.
(H ) 3/25/2019 - Reported from LAB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1724), recommending referral to CPC. D. KOBAYASHI, GATES, KONG, NISHIMOTO, SAIKI, TAKAYAMA, McDermott LAB, CPC
HCR159
Ala Wai Flood Risk Management Project; USACE
URGING THE UNITED STATES ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS TO SEEK INPUT FROM COMMUNITIES THAT WILL BE IMPACTED BY THE ALA WAI FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT PROJECT.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 D. KOBAYASHI, BELATTI, BROWER, B. KOBAYASHI, NISHIMOTO, SAIKI, SAY WLH, FIN
HCR160
Manoa Flood; Task Force; Flood Mitigation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH THE MANOA VALLEY FLOOD MITIGATION TASK FORCE TO RESEARCH AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS ON FLOOD MITIGATION FOR MANOA VALLEY.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 D. KOBAYASHI WLH, FIN HR144
HCR161
Hawaii Community Development Authority; Fire Station; Kakaako
REQUESTING THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO STUDY PROPERTIES IN OR AROUND KAKAAKO AND RECOMMEND APPROPRIATE SITES FOR A FIRE STATION.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on HSG recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Brower, Matayoshi, Cullen, Hashem, Hashimoto, Woodson; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Aquino, McDermott. SAIKI HSG, FIN
HCR162
Pedestrian Safety; Ala Moana Boulevard; Kamakee Street
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO COLLABORATE WITH THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SERVICES TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO ENHANCE PEDESTRIAN SAFETY AT THE INTERSECTION OF ALA MOANA BOULEVARD AND KAMAKEE STREET.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cullen. SAIKI, BELATTI, BROWER, HOLT, C. LEE, LUKE TRN, JUD HR145
HCR163
Ala Wai Watershed Working Group
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP TO EXPLORE MATTERS RELATED TO THE ALA WAI CANAL FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT PROJECT.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 SAIKI, BELATTI, BROWER, CULLEN, B. KOBAYASHI, LUKE, NISHIMOTO WLH, FIN HR146
HCR164
Sand Island State Recreation Area; Ferry Service; Feasibility Study; DOT
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE NEED FOR AND FEASIBILITY OF A FERRY SERVICE BETWEEN ALOHA TOWER MARKETPLACE AND SAND ISLAND STATE RECREATION AREA.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 33 SAIKI TRN, FIN HR147
HCR165
Inter-Island Air Travel
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO CONSIDER INTRASTATE AIR TRAVEL IN HAWAII AS A SPECIAL CASE AND TO PASS LEGISLATION AUTHORIZING HAWAII TO REGULATE INTRASTATE AIR TRAVEL.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 33 SAIKI, ELI, HASHIMOTO, LOWEN, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TOKIOKA TRN, FIN
HCR166
Student Loan Forgiveness; Task Force; Rural Communities; Legal Services
REQUESTING THE WILLIAM S. RICHARDSON SCHOOL OF LAW TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY AND REPORT ON A LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM FOR LAW STUDENTS TO PROVIDE INCENTIVES FOR LEGAL ASSISTANCE IN RURAL COMMUNITIES IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to LHE, FIN, referral sheet 33 TARNAS, CREAGAN, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TAKUMI, THIELEN, WILDBERGER, Brower LHE, FIN HR148
HCR167
Aarhus Convention; UN Paris Agreement; Universal Declaration of Human Rights
ENGAGING, ENDORSING, ACCEPTING, AND ADOPTING THE AARHUS CONVENTION TO ACHIEVE THE UNITED NATIONS PARIS AGREEMENT, THE 2030 AGENDA, AND THE UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to EEP, JUD, referral sheet 33 TARNAS, CREAGAN, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, THIELEN, WILDBERGER, Brower, Takumi EEP, JUD HR149
HCR168
Department of Health; Task Force; Environmental Response Facility
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EVALUATE AND IDENTIFY POTENTIAL SOURCES AND MEANS OF FUNDING AVAILABLE TO PROVIDE SUPPORT FOR AND HELP MAINTAIN THE HAWAII WILDLIFE CENTER FACILITY AND HAWAII'S ENDANGERED WILDLIFE.
(H ) 3/25/2019 - Reported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1711), recommending referral to FIN. TARNAS, BROWER, CREAGAN, HASHIMOTO, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATAYOSHI, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, THIELEN, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER EEP, FIN HR150
HCR169
DOE; Public Education; Funding Adequacy; Study
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION CONTRACT WITH A THIRD-PARTY CONSULTANT THAT SPECIALIZES IN SCHOOL FINANCE TO STUDY THE ADEQUACY OF PUBLIC EDUCATION FUNDING IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/18/2019 - The committees on LHE recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Perruso, DeCoite, D. Kobayashi, Ohno, Quinlan, Tarnas; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Hashem, Johanson, Tokioka, Okimoto. WOODSON LHE, FIN HR151
HCR170
Pueo Preserve; Honouliuli Gulch
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII, AND ANY OTHER RELEVANT STATE AGENCY TO DEVELOP A MAP THAT DEFINES THE MOST SUITABLE AREA WITHIN THE HONOULIULI GULCH FOR A DEDICATED PUEO PRESERVE AND DETERMINE THE REQUIREMENTS TO ESTABLISH THE PRESERVE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH/EEP, FIN, referral sheet 33 KONG, CABANILLA ARAKAWA WLH/EEP, FIN HR152
HCR171
Hawaii Tourism Authority; Artificial Intelligence; Global Summit; AI
REQUESTING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO CONVENE A GLOBAL ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE SUMMIT IN 2020.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TIA/EDB, FIN, referral sheet 33 KONG, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, ICHIYAMA, MIZUNO, SAY, TOKIOKA, YAMANE, Perruso, San Buenaventura, Wildberger TIA/EDB, FIN HR153
HCR172
Urging the Department of Human Services to conduct a feasibility study regarding the expansion of the maximum number of children cared for in a state-licensed family child care home from six children to ten children.
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY REGARDING THE EXPANSION OF THE MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CHILDREN CARED FOR IN A STATE-LICENSED FAMILY CHILD CARE HOME FROM SIX CHILDREN TO TEN CHILDREN.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by HSH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 8:30AM in conference room 329. KONG HSH, FIN
HCR173
Federal Highway Administration Approval; Housing Pilot Project
REQUESTING APPROVAL FROM THE FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION FOR A PROPOSED LOW-INCOME AND WORKFORCE HOUSING PROJECT LOCATED WITHIN THE FOOTPRINT OF FEDERALLY-FUNDED INTERSTATE HIGHWAY, F.A.P. NO. I-H1-1(13), EWA OF HUGH STREET IN PEARL CITY AND URGING THE GOVERNOR TO USE OHANA ZONE PILOT PROGRAM FUNDS FOR THE PROJECT.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HSG/TRN, FIN, referral sheet 33 KONG, TAKUMI HSG/TRN, FIN
HCR174
Application for Convention of the States under Article V of the Constitution of the United States
URGING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO CALL A CONVENTION FOR PROPOSING AMENDMENTS PURSUANT TO ARTICLE V OF THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION LIMITED TO PROPOSING AMENDMENTS THAT IMPOSE FISCAL RESTRAINTS ON THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, LIMIT THE POWER AND JURISDICTION OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, AND LIMIT THE TERMS OF OFFICE FOR ITS OFFICIALS AND FOR MEMBERS OF CONGRESS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to LMG, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 33 KONG, CACHOLA, MATSUMOTO, MCDERMOTT, MIZUNO, SAY, TOKIOKA, WARD, YAMANE, Cabanilla Arakawa, Okimoto LMG, JUD, FIN
HCR175
Sex Trafficking; Data; State Commission on the Status of Women
REQUESTING THE STATE COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN TO MAINTAIN A DATABASE ON SEX TRAFFICKING OFFENSES.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on HSH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) San Buenaventura, Nakamura, Belatti, B. Kobayashi, Mizuno, Say, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none. ELI, GATES, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, D. KOBAYASHI, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, TARNAS, WILDBERGER, YAMASHITA HSH, JUD HR154
HCR176
DOE; United States Flag; State Flag
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.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to LHE, FIN, referral sheet 33 ELI, GATES, JOHANSON, D. KOBAYASHI, TARNAS, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, Nakamura LHE, FIN HR155
HCR177
DOH; DHS; Study; Disability Services
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON WHETHER THE DENTAL AND MEDICAL SERVICES OFFERED BY THE STATE ARE ADEQUATE TO PROVIDE A BASIC STANDARD OF CARE FOR RESIDENTS WITH DISABILITIES.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HLT/HSH, FIN, referral sheet 33 TOKIOKA, HAR, SAY HLT/HSH, FIN HR159
HCR178
Training for Condominium Association Board Members
URGING THE REAL ESTATE COMMISSION TO DEVELOP TRAINING FOR CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION BOARD MEMBERS.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Takumi, Ichiyama, Aquino, Cachola, Har, Kong, Onishi, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Cabanilla Arakawa, Mizuno. MATSUMOTO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, DECOITE, ELI, KITAGAWA, KONG, C. LEE, MATAYOSHI, TAKAYAMA, THIELEN, WOODSON, YAMASHITA, McDermott CPC, JUD HR160
HCR179
Industrial Relations Center; University of Hawaii; Board of Regents
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII BOARD OF REGENTS TO CONTINUE TO SUPPORT AND FUND THE INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS CENTER AS A VALUABLE LABOR-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS RESOURCE FOR THE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECTORS.
(H ) 3/25/2019 - Reported from LAB/LHE (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1713), recommending referral to FIN. JOHANSON LAB/LHE, FIN HR161
HCR180
Task Force; State Archives; Department of Accounting and General Services; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO CONDUCT A STUDY CONCERNING THE CURRENT AND FUTURE NEEDS OF THE STATE ARCHIVES.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on LMG recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Cullen, Nakashima, Morikawa, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti. JOHANSON LMG, FIN HR162
HCR181
Task Force; Mental Health Examinations
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EVALUATE ISSUES SURROUNDING MANDATORY MENTAL HEALTH EXAMINATIONS FOR PATIENTS WHO EXHIBIT BEHAVIOR DEEMED BY LAW ENFORCEMENT TO BE AN IMMINENT THREAT TO SELF OR OTHERS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to PVM/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 33 CABANILLA ARAKAWA, ELI, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, MIZUNO PVM/HLT, FIN HR163
HCR182
Urging the Federal Government and Hunt Companies to allocate the Ewa Field land for the creation of the Ewa Battlefield Memorial Park.
URGING THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT AND HUNT COMPANIES TO RESERVE THE EWA FIELD LAND TO PRESERVE WORLD WAR II HISTORIC AND HAWAIIAN CULTURAL SITES AT THE FORMER MARINE CORPS AIR STATION EWA FOR THE CREATION OF THE EWA BATTLEFIELD MEMORIAL PARK.
(H ) 3/20/2019 - The committee(s) on PVM recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA ARAKAWA PVM, FIN HR164
HCR183
Counties; Real Property Taxes; Foreclosure
URGING EACH COUNTY TO CURB THE PROLIFERATION OF ILLEGAL VACATION RENTALS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TIA, FIN, referral sheet 33 MATAYOSHI, BROWER, ELI, HOLT, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, TARNAS, THIELEN TIA, FIN HR165
HCR184
Fraudulent Calls; United States Congress; Federal Agencies
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS, THE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION, AND THE FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION TO ELIMINATE FRAUDULENT TELEPHONE CALLS.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Takumi, Ichiyama, Aquino, Cachola, Har, Kong, Onishi, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Cabanilla Arakawa, Mizuno. MATAYOSHI, BROWER, ELI, HASHIMOTO, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, Todd CPC, FIN HR166
HCR185
Harbors; Audit; Inspection Procedures
REQUESTING AN AUDIT OF HARBOR INSPECTION PROCEDURES.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, JUD, referral sheet 33 MATAYOSHI, BROWER, ELI, HASHIMOTO, KITAGAWA, TARNAS, D. Kobayashi, Todd, Wildberger WLH, JUD HR167
HCR186
DOE
REQUESTING AN AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to LHE, FIN, referral sheet 33 MATAYOSHI, BROWER, ELI, HASHIMOTO, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, TARNAS, TODD, WILDBERGER LHE, FIN HR168
HCR187
Fireworks; Harbors; Inspection; Shipping Containers; Drugs; Firearms; Guns
REQUESTING THE VARIOUS GOVERNMENT ENTITIES RESPONSIBLE FOR INSPECTING CARGO SHIPMENTS TO HAWAII TO COORDINATE THEIR EFFORTS TO ENSURE THAT EVERY SHIPPING CONTAINER IS INSPECTED FOR ILLEGAL GOODS.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cullen. MATAYOSHI, BROWER, ELI, HASHIMOTO, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, TARNAS, TODD, WILDBERGER TRN, JUD HR169
HCR188
Office of Hawaiian Affairs; Financial Audit and Management Review
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS TO COMPLETE THE 2017 INDEPENDENT FINANCIAL AUDIT AND MANAGEMENT REVIEW OF THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by WLH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 9:30AM in conference room 325. YAMANE WLH, FIN HR170
HCR189
Aquatic Biosecurity
URGING STATE AGENCIES TO WORK TOGETHER WITH STAKEHOLDERS, INCLUDING THE HONOLULU HARBOR USERS GROUP, TO ASSESS THE RISK TO HAWAII FROM AQUATIC INVASIVE SPECIES, ITS VECTORS, AND POSSIBLE METHODS OF MITIGATION, IN PREPARATION FOR 2022.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 YAMANE WLH, FIN
HCR190
Department of Accounting and General Services; Energy Efficiency; Jalousie Windows; Air Conditioning; State Buildings; Investigation; Alternatives
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO INVESTIGATE THE COEXISTENCE OF JALOUSIE WINDOWS AND AIR CONDITIONING IN STATE BUILDINGS AND CONSIDER MORE ENERGY EFFICIENT ALTERNATIVES.
(H ) 3/25/2019 - Reported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1715), recommending referral to FIN. KITAGAWA, BELATTI, HASHIMOTO, D. KOBAYASHI, MATAYOSHI, OKIMOTO, TARNAS, THIELEN, Wildberger EEP, FIN HR171
HCR191
Public Utilities Commission; Wireless Communications Provider; Backup Power Source; Power Resilience; Cellular Tower Backup Capacity
REQUESTING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO MONITOR COMPLIANCE WITH THE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION MANDATES FOR THE DEPLOYMENT OF BACKUP POWER GENERATORS FOR WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS PROVIDERS AND COLLECT AND PUBLISH DATA ON CELLULAR TOWER BACKUP CAPACITY.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Bill scheduled to be heard by IAC on Wednesday, 03-27-19 11:30AM in House conference room 430. KITAGAWA, AQUINO, BELATTI, CACHOLA, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, MATAYOSHI, MATSUMOTO, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, OKIMOTO, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, WILDBERGER, Onishi IAC, CPC HR172
HCR192
Department of Education; Special Education; Blindness; Teacher Certifications; Cane Travel; National Blindness Profession Certification Board
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ACCEPT THE NATIONAL ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY CERTIFICATION FOR TEACHERS PROVIDING ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY SERVICES.
(H ) 3/18/2019 - The committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Eli, Ichiyama, Kitagawa, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) McKelvey, Quinlan. KITAGAWA, BELATTI, DECOITE, HASHIMOTO, JOHANSON, D. KOBAYASHI, MATAYOSHI, OKIMOTO, TARNAS, WILDBERGER LHE/LAB, FIN HR173
HCR193
Auditor; Department of Accounting and General Services; Follow-Up Study
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FOLLOW-UP STUDY TO ITS 2015 STUDY OF DEPARTMENTAL ENGINEERING SECTIONS THAT MANAGE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on LMG recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Cullen, Nakashima, Morikawa, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti. NAKASHIMA, AQUINO, BROWER, CULLEN, ELI, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, C. LEE, LOWEN, LUKE, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, SAIKI, TARNAS, YAMASHITA LMG, FIN HR174
HCR194
Medicare For All; US Congress
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO ADOPT LEGISLATION PROVIDING EXPANDED AND IMPROVED MEDICARE FOR ALL.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Tokioka; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Ward; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Say. WILDBERGER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, DECOITE, ELI, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TODD, Brower, Creagan, Morikawa, San Buenaventura HLT, CPC HR175
HCR195
Zero Waste; Environment
CONVENING A WORKING GROUP TO DISCUSS LOCAL ISSUES SURROUNDING WASTE REDUCTION.
(H ) 3/25/2019 - Reported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1707), recommending referral to FIN. WILDBERGER, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, Hashimoto, Ichiyama, Morikawa, Nakashima, Okimoto EEP, FIN HR176
HCR196
Public Trust; Water Resources; Streams; Rivers; Diversion
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO PRIORITIZE STREAM RESTORATION AND PROTECTION WHEN DISCUSSING AND MAKING WATER AND LAND USE DECISIONS AFFECTING THE ENVIRONMENT AND DRINKING WATER.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to EEP/WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 WILDBERGER, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MATSUMOTO, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, PERRUSO, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, TODD, San Buenaventura EEP/WLH, FIN HR177
HCR197
5G; Cellular; Cancer; Study: Public Utilities Commission; Biological Life
REQUESTING A STUDY THAT SUMMARIZES THE PUBLISHED REPORTS AND STUDIES ON THE EFFECTS OF 5G WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY ON BIOLOGICAL LIFE.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on IAC recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Ohno, D. Kobayashi, Gates, Kong, Nishimoto, Takayama; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) McDermott. WILDBERGER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, SAY, THIELEN, Hashimoto, Matsumoto EEP/IAC, CPC HR178
HCR198
Climate Change
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATURE TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO DISCUSS THE ECONOMIC GROWTH POTENTIAL OF INVESTING IN GREEN INDUSTRY INITIATIVES.
(H ) 3/25/2019 - Reported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1709), recommending referral to FIN. WILDBERGER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, ELI, HASHIMOTO, ICHIYAMA, KITAGAWA, D. KOBAYASHI, C. LEE, LOWEN, MIZUNO, PERRUSO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TODD, Brower, Morikawa EEP, FIN HR179
HCR199
Medical Cannabis; Medical Cannabis Insurance Reimbursement Working Group
REQUESTING THE MEDICAL CANNABIS INSURANCE REIMBURSEMENT WORKING GROUP TO CONTINUE ITS WORK TO ADDRESS THE COMPLEXITIES SURROUNDING MEDICAL CANNABIS REIMBURSEMENTS BY HEALTH INSURANCE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HLT/CPC, FIN, referral sheet 33 MIZUNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, SAY, TAKUMI, Cabanilla Arakawa, Creagan, San Buenaventura HLT/CPC, FIN
HCR200
Resolution; Liver and Bile Duct Cancer Awareness; Designated Month
DESIGNATING FEBRUARY OF EACH YEAR AS LIVER AND BILE DUCT CANCER AWARENESS MONTH IN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Say. MIZUNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, NAKASHIMA, OKIMOTO, SAY, TAKUMI, TARNAS, WARD, WOODSON, D. Kobayashi, San Buenaventura HLT, FIN HR180
HCR201
Designating April as Organ Donor Awareness Month in Hawaii
DESIGNATING APRIL AS ORGAN DONOR AWARENESS MONTH IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Say. BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, WARD, San Buenaventura HLT, JUD HR181
HCR202
April; Child Abuse Prevention Month; Prevent Child Abuse Hawaii
DECLARING APRIL AS CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on HSH recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) San Buenaventura, Nakamura, Belatti, B. Kobayashi, Mizuno, Say, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none. BROWER, CACHOLA, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, SAY, WARD, Creagan, San Buenaventura HSH, JUD HR182
HCR203
Deaf and Blind Task Force; Service Animals; Misrepresentation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO EXAMINE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ACT 217, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2018, REGARDING MISREPRESENTATION OF SERVICE ANIMALS.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committee(s) on HSH recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. BROWER, CACHOLA, DECOITE, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, TAKUMI, WARD, Creagan, McKelvey HSH, JUD HR183
HCR204
Mental Health Patients; Emergency Hospitalization; Mental Health Crisis; Working Group
REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP RELATING TO PATIENTS REQUIRING AN EMERGENCY MENTAL HEALTH EXAMINATION.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HLT/CPC, FIN, referral sheet 33 BROWER, MIZUNO, DECOITE, WARD, WOODSON, Takumi HLT/CPC, FIN
HCR205
Keiki Caucus; Children of Incarcerated Parents; Visitation Centers
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.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on PVM recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Takayama, Gates, D. Kobayashi, Kong, Ohno, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Nishimoto. MIZUNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, GATES, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, WARD, DeCoite, San Buenaventura HSH/PVM, JUD HR184
HCR206
COFA; Federal Funds
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.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on HSH recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) San Buenaventura, Nakamura, Belatti, B. Kobayashi, Mizuno, Say, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none. MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, Nakashima, San Buenaventura HSH, FIN HR185
HCR207
Domestic Violence; Task Force; First Responders
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.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committee(s) on HSH/HLT recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. MIZUNO, BROWER, CACHOLA, DECOITE, GATES, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, WOODSON, San Buenaventura HSH/HLT, FIN HR186
HCR208
Keiki Caucus; Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder; Diagnostic Guidelines
URGING THE DEPARTMENTS OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO ADOPT THE CANADIAN DIAGNOSTIC GUIDELINE FOR DIAGNOSIS OF FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDER, AS PUBLISHED IN THE CANADIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION JOURNAL.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HLT/HSH, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 33 MIZUNO, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, NAKASHIMA, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, Brower, San Buenaventura HLT/HSH, CPC, FIN HR187
HCR209
EOA; White Paper; Resolution.
REQUESTING THAT THE HAWAII STATE EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING UPDATE THE 2013 WHITE PAPER ON ACTIVE AGING AND PROVIDE A FINAL REPORT ON ITS UPDATED VERSION NO LATER THAN THE START OF THE REGULAR SESSION OF 2021.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - Resolution scheduled to be heard by HSH on Wednesday, 03-27-19 8:30AM in conference room 329. MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, B. KOBAYASHI, MCKELVEY, TAKUMI, Cabanilla Arakawa, DeCoite, Nakamura, Nakashima, San Buenaventura, Say, Takayama, Tokioka, Ward, Woodson HSH, FIN HR188
HCR210
Requesting the Auditor to conduct a comprehensive performance and management audit of the Child Welfare Services Branch of the Department of Human Services
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A COMPREHENSIVE PERFORMANCE AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE CHILD WELFARE SERVICES BRANCH OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HSH, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 33 MIZUNO, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, NAKASHIMA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, Nakamura HSH, LMG, FIN HR189
HCR211
Post-Traumatic Stress; Resolution; Awareness; Designated Day
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.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Say. MIZUNO, BROWER, DECOITE, GATES, B. KOBAYASHI, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, MCDERMOTT, MCKELVEY, NAKAMURA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, WARD, Cachola, Creagan, Nakashima HLT, FIN HR190
HCR212
Alzheimer's Disease; Designated Month
DECLARING NOVEMBER AS "ALZHEIMER'S AWARENESS MONTH" AND JUNE AS "ALZHEIMER'S AND DEMENTIA AWARENESS MONTH" IN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HLT, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 33 MIZUNO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, MCKELVEY, NAKAMURA, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, Nakashima, San Buenaventura, Woodson HLT, JUD, FIN HR191
HCR213
Medicaid; Home and Community Based Services Waiver; Audit
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT MANAGEMENT AND FINANCIAL AUDITS OF MEDICAID HOME AND COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES WAIVER RECIPIENTS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HSH/LMG, FIN, referral sheet 33 MIZUNO, BROWER, CABANILLA ARAKAWA, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, DECOITE, NAKASHIMA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, WOODSON, McKelvey HSH/LMG, FIN
HCR214
United States Department of Treasury redesign of U.S. currency to include Harriett Tubman and other women's and civil rights leaders
URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY TO MAINTAIN THE ORIGINAL TIMELINE TO INTRODUCE HARRIET TUBMAN AND OTHER FEMALE AND CIVIL RIGHTS LEADERS ONTO UNITED STATES CURRENCY BY 2020 TO CELEBRATE ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Lowen, McKelvey, Morikawa, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Creagan, Say, Yamane. C. LEE, AQUINO, BELATTI, CREAGAN, CULLEN, DECOITE, ELI, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, LUKE, MATAYOSHI, MIZUNO, NAKAMURA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, THIELEN, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Brower, Onishi JUD HR192
HCR215
Consumer Advocacy
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A COMPREHENSIVE MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER ADVOCACY.
(H ) 3/21/2019 - The committee(s) on LMG recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. C. LEE, BELATTI, BROWER, ELI, JOHANSON, MATAYOSHI, MORIKAWA, TARNAS, WILDBERGER, WOODSON LMG, FIN
HCR216
Designating September 2019 as Family Meals Month
DESIGNATING SEPTEMBER 2019 AS FAMILY MEALS MONTH.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on HSH recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) San Buenaventura, Nakamura, Belatti, B. Kobayashi, Mizuno, Say, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none. C. LEE, BROWER, ELI, MATAYOSHI, MORIKAWA, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, San Buenaventura HSH, JUD
HCR217
Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism; Compact of Free Association; COFA; Compact Nations; Freely Associated States; Micronesia; Marshall Islands; Palau; Advisory Body; Recommendations
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CREATE A COMPACT OF FREE ASSOCIATION ADVISORY BODY.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on HSH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) San Buenaventura, Nakamura, Belatti, B. Kobayashi, Mizuno, Say, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none. C. LEE, ELI, JOHANSON, MORIKAWA, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, Brower HSH, FIN
HCR218
Fines; Task Force
REQUESTING A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW AND REPORT ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF FAIR AND PROPORTIONAL FINES FOR CERTAIN PENALTIES IN HAWAII TO ENSURE A FAIR AND MEANINGFUL DETERRENT TO ILLEGAL BEHAVIOR FOR INDIVIDUALS ACROSS THE ECONOMIC SPECTRUM.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Lowen, McKelvey, Morikawa, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Creagan, Say, Yamane. C. LEE, DECOITE, ELI, KITAGAWA, MIZUNO, TAKAYAMA, Takumi, Yamashita JUD HR193
HCR219
Climate Change; United Nations; Paris Agreement; 2030 Development Agenda; Sustainable Development Goals; Global Pact for the Environment; Adoptions
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.
(H ) 3/19/2019 - The committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Lowen, Wildberger, Har, Tarnas, Todd, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Yamane. C. LEE, ELI, MATAYOSHI, MORIKAWA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, Brower EEP, FIN HR194
HCR220
Requesting the Attorney General to convene an autonomous vehicle Legal Preparation Task Force
REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO CONVENE AN AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE LEGAL PREPARATION TASK FORCE.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on TRN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Aquino, Hashimoto, Brower, Hashem, Matayoshi, Woodson, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Cullen. C. LEE, AQUINO, BELATTI, BROWER, ELI, JOHANSON, MATAYOSHI, MORIKAWA, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, WILDBERGER, WOODSON TRN, JUD HR195
HCR221
Tourism; Conservation; Aloha+ Challenge; Responsible Tourism Initiative
URGING THE CONSERVATION AND TOURISM COMMUNITIES TO COLLABORATIVELY IMPLEMENT A STATEWIDE RESPONSIBLE TOURISM INITIATIVE TO HELP ACHIEVE THE ALOHA+ CHALLENGE SUSTAINABILITY TARGETS, IMPROVE VISITOR EXPERIENCE, AND PROTECT OUR NATURAL AND CULTURAL HERITAGE FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TIA, FIN, referral sheet 33 C. LEE, BELATTI, DECOITE, JOHANSON, TAKUMI, WOODSON, YAMASHITA TIA, FIN HR196
HCR222
Blood Donation; Eligibility Requirements; Deferral; Men Who Have Sex With Men; United States Food and Drug Administration
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION TO ELIMINATE ITS BLOOD DONOR DEFERRAL POLICY ON THE COLLECTION OF BLOOD AND BLOOD COMPONENTS FROM MEN WHO HAVE SEX WITH MEN.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to HLT, FIN, referral sheet 33 C. LEE, MORIKAWA, SAN BUENAVENTURA, TAKAYAMA, TARNAS, WILDBERGER, Brower, Eli, Takumi HLT, FIN HR197
HCR223
Vegetarian Meals at Public Schools At Least Once Per Week.
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO OFFER VEGETARIAN MEAL OPTIONS IN ALL PUBLIC SCHOOLS AT LEAST ONCE WEEKLY.
(H ) 3/18/2019 - The committees on LHE recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Woodson, Perruso, DeCoite, D. Kobayashi, Ohno, Quinlan, Tarnas; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Hashem, Johanson, Tokioka, Okimoto. C. LEE, BROWER, DECOITE, ELI, KITAGAWA, MIZUNO, WOODSON, Takumi, Yamashita LHE, FIN HR198
HCR224
Gaming Advisory Group
CONVENING A DIGITAL GAMING ADVISORY GROUP TO ASSESS AND MONITOR PREDATORY PRACTICES IN THE DIGITAL GAMING INDUSTRY.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 33 C. LEE JUD HR199
HCR225
Privacy Law; Update; Twenty-First Century Privacy Law Task Force
CONVENING A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE AND RECOMMEND LAWS AND REGULATIONS TO UPDATE PRIVACY LAW.
(H ) 3/22/2019 - The committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Brower, Lowen, McKelvey, Morikawa, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Creagan, Say, Yamane. C. LEE JUD HR200
HCR226
Healthy Workplace Working Group
REQUESTING THAT THE COMPTROLLER CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO REVIEW AND RECOMMEND IMPROVEMENTS TO STATE FACILITIES TO MAXIMIZE HEALTH AND COGNITIVE FUNCTION.
(H ) 3/19/2019 - The committees on LAB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Eli, Ichiyama, Kitagawa, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) McKelvey, Quinlan. C. LEE LAB, FIN HR201
HCR227
Artificial Intelligence Working Group
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to EDB, FIN, referral sheet 33 WARD EDB, FIN HR202
HCR228
Native Hawaiians; Kamehameha Schools
ENCOURAGING KAMEHAMEHA SCHOOLS TO CONSIDER THE PRACTICE OF LAND EXCHANGES TO FACILITATE THE DEVELOPMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOMESTEADS IN LOCATIONS THAT BETTER SERVE THE HAWAIIAN PEOPLE.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 WARD WLH, FIN HR203
HCR229
DBEDT; Moonbase Alliance; Space; Lunar Exploration
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM CONVENE AN INTERNATIONAL MOON BASE ALLIANCE COMMITTEE TO PROVIDE RECOMMENDATIONS AND GUIDANCE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF EVOLVABLE LUNAR ARCHITECTURE ON THE ISLAND OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/20/2019 - The committees on EDB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) McKelvey, Kitagawa, Johanson, Quinlan, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Eli, Ichiyama. WARD, DECOITE, MIZUNO, Nakashima EDB, FIN HR204
HCR230
Department of Hawaiian Home Lands; Improvement; Working Group
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO CONVENE A HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS IMPROVEMENT WORKING GROUP.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to WLH, FIN, referral sheet 33 WARD, DECOITE, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, MIZUNO WLH, FIN HR205
HCR231
Sustainable Tourism Project
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM TO UPDATE THE SUSTAINABLE TOURISM PROJECT.
(H ) 3/14/2019 - Referred to TIA, FIN, referral sheet 33 WARD TIA, FIN HR206