Hawaii State Legislature

2005 Legislative Session
All Senate Resolutions Introduced
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MeasureMeasure TitleIntroducer(s)
SR1 ELECTING OFFICERS OF THE TWENTY-THIRD LEGISLATURE. HANABUSA, HEMMINGS
SR2 ADOPTING THE RULES OF THE SENATE OF THE TWENTY-THIRD LEGISLATURE. HANABUSA, HEMMINGS
SR3 URGING EMPLOYERS TO IMPLEMENT FLEXIBLE BENEFIT PLANS AND OTHER FAMILY-FRIENDLY POLICIES FOR PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECTOR EMPLOYEES. CHUN OAKLAND, BAKER, KANNO, IGE
SR4 URGING ALL HAWAII SCHOOLS TO IMPLEMENT STANDARD OF CONDUCT POLICIES TO DISCOURAGE INTIMIDATION AND PROMOTE SAFE AND PEACEFUL SCHOOLS THAT ENCOURAGE EFFECTIVE LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS. CHUN OAKLAND, KANNO, IGE
SR5 ENCOURAGING THE SUPPORT OF NEW PHYSICAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS IN PUBLIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS TO PROMOTE LIFELONG EDUCATION IN PHYSICAL FITNESS AND HEALTHY LIFESTYLES. CHUN OAKLAND, ESPERO, BAKER, KANNO, TSUTSUI, ENGLISH, NISHIHARA, IGE
SR6 EXPRESSING SUPPORT FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF COORDINATED SCHOOL HEALTH BY THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, AND UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII. CHUN OAKLAND, KANNO, TSUTSUI, IGE
SR7 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND HAWAII ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS TO PROMOTE POLICIES THAT PERMIT EDIBLE SCHOOL GARDENS AND THAT INTEGRATE THEM INTO SCHOOL CURRICULA. CHUN OAKLAND, KANNO, IGE
SR8 REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A STATEWIDE INTERAGENCY TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP A PLAN FOR COORDINATION AND EXPANSION OF SERVICES PROVIDED THROUGH CHILD WELFARE SERVICES TO YOUNG CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILIES. CHUN OAKLAND, BAKER, ENGLISH, KANNO, IGE, Nishihara
SR9 REQUESTING A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE OFFICE OF YOUTH SERVICES, INCLUDING PURCHASE OF SERVICES AND ANY CONTRACT OR AGREEMENT ENTERED INTO BY THE OFFICE OF YOUTH SERVICES AND THE HAWAII YOUTH CORRECTIONAL FACILITY. CHUN OAKLAND, BAKER, KANNO, IGE
SR10 URGING HAWAII STATE MEDICAL SOCIETIES AND ASSOCIATIONS TO ENCOURAGE THEIR MEMBERS TO HONOR THE ADVANCE DIRECTIVES OF THEIR PATIENTS. CHUN OAKLAND
SR11 REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO REQUIRE THAT A PUBLIC SCHOOL CURRICULUM MAINTAIN THE CURRENT PHYSICAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENT AND OFFER A WIDER VARIETY OF STUDENT ELECTIVE CLASSES INVOLVING PHYSICAL ACTIVITY. CHUN OAKLAND, Sakamoto
SR12 REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A PUBLIC SPEAKING AND ARGUMENTATION COURSE AS A REQUIRED LANGUAGE ARTS COURSE NECESSARY TO GRADUATE. CHUN OAKLAND
SR13 URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO RAISE THE AMOUNT OF GRADE POINTS EARNED FOR AN ACCREDITED HONORS CLASS. CHUN OAKLAND, Sakamoto
SR14 SD1 REQUESTING THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO STUDY AND EVALUATE EXISTING TRAFFIC CONDITIONS IN THE SOUTH KONA AREA OF HAWAII AND PREPARE A TRAFFIC SOLUTION PLAN TO MINIMIZE EXISTING AND FUTURE TRAFFIC PROBLEMS. WHALEN
SR15 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM TO CONDUCT A CARRYING CAPACITY STUDY WITH THE SUPPORT OF THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY. HEMMINGS, KIM, Slom, Espero, Fukunaga, Baker, Chun Oakland, English, Ige
SR16 REQUESTING THE FULL PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE BE RECITED BEFORE THE START OF EACH SENATE FLOOR SESSION. SLOM
SR17 REQUESTING CONGRESS TO EXEMPT HAWAII, ALASKA, GUAM, AND PUERTO RICO FROM THE JONES ACT FOR THE HEALTH, SAFETY, AND SECURITY OF ITS RESIDENTS. SLOM
SR18 REQUESTING A MANAGEMENT AND FINANCIAL AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY, NARCOTICS ENFORCEMENT DIVISION. SLOM
SR19 REQUESTING THE STATE OF HAWAII RECOGNIZE FEBRUARY 6 AS "RONALD REAGAN DAY." SLOM
SR20 REQUESTING THE DAMON ESTATE TO CONSIDER DEDICATING MOANALUA GARDENS AND KAMANANUI VALLEY TO MOANALUA GARDENS FOUNDATION AND ASSISTING MOANALUA GARDENS FOUNDATION IN SETTING UP AN ENDOWMENT TO ENSURE THE GARDENS REMAIN AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC USE. KIM, Sakamoto, Slom, Espero, Bunda, Tsutsui, Baker, Fukunaga, Kokubun, Menor, Ige, Hanabusa, Nishihara, Hee, Chun Oakland
SR21 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION TO ENFORCE THE COLLECTION KIM, BAKER, Slom, Nishihara, English, Espero, Taniguchi, Chun Oakland, Hemmings, Hee, Ihara, Kokubun, Hogue
SR22 URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, UNITED STATES CONGRESS, AND CENTERS FOR MEDICARE AND MEDICAID SERVICES TO PRESERVE THE AMOUNT OF MEDICAID COVERAGES AND AMOUNT OF BENEFITS. CHUN OAKLAND
SR23 REQUESTING THE OAHU METROPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATION TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF AN ALTERNATE ROUTE OF INGRESS TO AND EGRESS FROM MILILANI MAUKA. BUNDA, Menor
SR24 SD1 REQUESTING A TASK FORCE ON ENFORCEMENT OF THE ELECTRICAL AND PLUMBING LICENSING LAWS. MENOR, Baker, Chun Oakland, Espero, English, Ige, Kanno, Trimble, Hanabusa, Fukunaga, Inouye, Kokubun, Ihara, Nishihara, Sakamoto, Taniguchi
SR25 COMMEMORATING THE CENTENNIAL OF MAUI COUNTY. TSUTSUI, BAKER, ENGLISH
SR26 SD1 REQUESTING A REVIEW OF METHODOLOGIES USED FOR CONTROLLING NON-NATIVE GAME ANIMALS IN HAWAII'S FOREST AREAS. KOKUBUN
SR27 SD1 REQUESTING A REVIEW AND ANALYSIS OF THE ISSUES SURROUNDING THE SHORELINE CERTIFICATION PROCESS FOR THE PURPOSE OF ESTABLISHING SHORELINE SETBACKS. KOKUBUN
SR28 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FISCAL AUDIT AND THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONDUCT A PROGRAM AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S HAWAIIAN STUDIES PROGRAM. SAKAMOTO, Chun Oakland, Hooser, Taniguchi
SR29 URGING MEDICAID TO DEVELOP MORE FEDERALLY QUALIFIED HEALTH CENTERS STATEWIDE. BAKER, Chun Oakland, Fukunaga
SR30 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND BOARD OF EDUCATION TO ADOPT POLICIES AND PROGRAMS THAT PROMOTE SCHOOL CONNECTEDNESS AND ADDRESS BEHAVIORAL CHANGES. HOOSER, Ihara, Baker, Tsutsui, Nishihara, Espero, Chun Oakland, Kokubun, Hogue, English, Hemmings, Ige
SR31 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO WORK WITH AND THROUGH THE STATE OFFICE OF ELECTIONS AND THE COUNTY CLERKS OFFICES TO INCREASE THE PARTICIPATION OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN VOTER REGISTRATION, VOTER EDUCATION AND VOTING AMONG EIGHTEEN YEAR OLD STUDENTS. NISHIHARA, Kokubun, Hooser, Inouye, Kim, Sakamoto
SR32 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO REVIEW ITS CONTENT AND PERFORMANCE STANDARDS TO INCORPORATE A GLOBAL DIMENSION IN TEACHING, REFLECTING THE NEW MIX OF RELIGIONS, CULTURES, LANGUAGES, AND GEOPOLITICS OF THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY. NISHIHARA, Kokubun, Hooser, Inouye, Kim, Sakamoto
SR33 SD1 REQUESTING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO REEVALUATE THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE ENLISTMENT POLICY FOR HOMESCHOOLERS. SAKAMOTO, Chun Oakland, Hee, Hooser
SR34 REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO SUPPORT A REPEAL OF THE FEDERAL EXCISE TAX ON TELECOMMUNICATIONS. SLOM
SR35 REQUESTING THAT THE CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII PROTECT WORKERS FROM UNION VIOLENCE. SLOM
SR36 SD1 REQUESTING THAT HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION WORK TO ABOLISH THE ESTATE TAX PERMANENTLY, OR TO OTHERWISE EASE THE BURDEN OF THE ESTATE TAX UPON FARMERS AND SMALL BUSINESSES. SLOM
SR37 REQUESTING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO WORK TO PASS SOCIAL SECURITY PERSONAL RETIREMENT ACCOUNTS. SLOM
SR38 REQUESTING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO WORK TO END THE ABUSE OF TORT LAW AGAINST THE FIREARMS INDUSTRY. SLOM
SR39 ESTABLISHING HAWAII'S BILL OF RIGHTS DAY ON DECEMBER 15 ANNUALLY. SLOM
SR40 SD1 REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY OF INSTALLING A WIRELESS FIDELITY INTERNET NETWORK SYSTEM IN THE STATE CAPITOL. FUKUNAGA
SR41 SD1 REQUESTING THE COLLABORATIVE DEVELOPMENT OF STANDARDS FOR ELECTRONIC HEALTH AND MEDICAL RECORDS MANAGEMENT. FUKUNAGA, BAKER
SR42 REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A TASK FORCE TO FACILITATE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF VIABLE NATURALLY OCCURRING RETIREMENT COMMUNITIES. FUKUNAGA
SR43 REQUESTING THE COUNTIES TO DETERMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF REGULATING, LICENSING, AND ENFORCING BED AND BREAKFAST HOMES AND TRANSIENT VACATION UNITS AND TO IMPLEMENT POLICY REGARDING THESE TYPES OF TOURIST ACCOMMODATIONS. HOOSER, Ihara, Baker, Tsutsui, Nishihara, Espero, Chun Oakland, Hee
SR44 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO PROHIBIT THE SITING OF FUTURE LANDFILLS OVER AQUIFERS. ESPERO, KANNO, Chun Oakland, Inouye, Baker, Hooser, Menor, Hee, Ihara, Fukunaga, Trimble, Taniguchi
SR45 REQUESTING THE RETURN OF THE ORIGINAL FILIPINO "STARS AND SUN" FLAG TO THE PHILIPPINES. ESPERO, INOUYE, Chun Oakland, Nishihara, Kanno, Baker, Tsutsui, Hooser, Menor, Kim, Bunda, Fukunaga
SR46 SD1 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO ESTABLISH A PERMANENT STATE CULTURAL PUBLIC MARKET WITHIN THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY. ESPERO, Sakamoto
SR47 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO IMPLEMENT PEER EDUCATION PROGRAMS IN ALL PUBLIC SECONDARY SCHOOLS. ESPERO, Sakamoto
SR48 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY ON HAVING A ROBOTICS EDUCATION COORDINATOR WITHIN THE UNIVERSITY. ESPERO, Hee, Sakamoto
SR49 EXPRESSING OPPOSITION TO THE PRIVATIZATION OF SOCIAL SECURITY AND URGING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO REJECT PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE SOCIAL SECURITY SYSTEM. MENOR, Nishihara, Kanno, Ige, Tsutsui, Espero, Hee, Inouye, Bunda, Hooser, Chun Oakland, Baker, Kokubun, Taniguchi, English
SR50 REQUESTING A UNIVERSAL SINGLE-PAYER HEALTH CARE SYSTEM FOR HAWAII. FUKUNAGA
SR51 SD1 URGING OUR CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO WORK TOWARD NATIONAL PARK STATUS FOR THE KAWAINUI MARSH COMPLEX. HEMMINGS, HOGUE
SR52 SD1 URGING HAWAII HEALTH SYSTEMS CORPORATION TO ESTABLISH URGENT CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES AT MAUI MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER IN THE FORM OF CRISIS STABILIZATION SERVICES. BAKER, TSUTSUI, ENGLISH, Chun Oakland, Hanabusa, Inouye, Fukunaga
SR53 URGING THE STATE AND COUNTIES TO RECOGNIZE WALKING AND BICYCLING AS FUNDAMENTAL MEANS OF RECREATION AND TRANSPORTATION IN HAWAII. BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, Tsutsui, Hanabusa, Inouye, Espero, Fukunaga
SR54 REQUESTING A STUDY OF LENDING PRACTICES AND LENDING PRACTICES LAWS. MENOR (BR)
SR55 REQUESTING REVIEW BY THE AUDITOR CONCERNING THE LICENSING AND REGULATION OF PROFESSIONS AND VOCATIONS BY THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS. MENOR
SR56 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII, AND HAWAII ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS TO SUPPORT A STUDENT, FACULTY, AND ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF EXCHANGE PROGRAM TO INVOLVE STUDENTS IN THE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITY IN HAWAII AND STUDENTS IN SCHOOLS IN THE PROVINCES IN THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES WITH WHICH THE STATE HAS STATE-PROVINCE RELATIONSHIPS. MENOR
SR57 URGING CONGRESS TO REQUEST THE GOVERNMENT OF MEXICO TO INVESTIGATE AND TERMINATE THE KIDNAPPING, RAPE, AND MURDER OF THE WOMEN IN JUAREZ AND CHIHUAHUA, MEXICO. KANNO, CHUN OAKLAND, Sakamoto, Taniguchi, English
SR58 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO STUDY AND EVALUATE CURRENT HAWAII COUNTY TRAFFIC PLANS TO ENSURE THE OBJECTIVES OF THE HAWAII STATE PLANNING ACT FOR TRANSPORTATION PLANNING ARE MET AND TO PREPARE A TRAFFIC SOLUTION PLAN FOR HAWAII COUNTY. INOUYE, Espero, Baker
SR59 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS, DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, THE U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE, AND THE COUNTIES TO DETERMINE THE EXTENT OF AND RECOMMEND TREATMENT FOR GORSE SHRUBS ON THEIR RESPECTIVE LANDS. INOUYE, Espero, Baker, Hee
SR60 SD1 REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR, THE DIRECTOR OF HEALTH, AND THE DIRECTOR OF CIVIL DEFENSE TO PREPARE FOR A POSSIBLE INFLUENZA PANDEMIC. BAKER, Chun Oakland, Ige, Fukunaga, Ihara, Hooser, Tsutsui
SR61 SD1 REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A TEMPORARY INTERDEPARTMENTAL EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTION INFORMATION WORKING GROUP TO DEVELOP A MECHANISM TO EFFECTIVELY DISSEMINATE INFORMATION ON THE AVAILABILITY OF OVER-THE-COUNTER EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTION IN THE STATE. BAKER, Chun Oakland, Ige, Fukunaga, Ihara, Hooser
SR62 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO INCORPORATE THE GAME OF CHESS IN THE SCHOOL SYSTEM TO PROMOTE THE ENHANCEMENT OF EDUCATION AND CREATIVITY IN CHILDREN. HOOSER, Nishihara, Inouye, Fukunaga, Baker, Sakamoto, Chun Oakland, Kokubun, Espero, Menor
SR63 REQUESTING THE COUNTIES TO APPLY TAX INCREMENT FINANCING TO FINANCE THE DEVELOPMENT OF INFRASTRUCTURE FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROJECTS. HOOSER, Chun Oakland, Sakamoto, Baker, Kokubun, Inouye, Menor
SR64 ENCOURAGING DEPOSIT BEVERAGE CONTAINER RECYCLING IN STATE PARKS. HOOSER, Chun Oakland, Sakamoto, Baker, Kokubun, Nishihara, Inouye
SR65 REQUESTING PERSONNEL POLICY INFORMATION FROM NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE AND AN ASSESSMENT OF WHETHER NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE SHOULD PAY TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS AND OTHER STATE TAXES. FUKUNAGA, Baker, Kanno, Hooser, Nishihara, Menor, Kokubun, English, Hanabusa, Taniguchi
SR66 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO IMPLEMENT A CIVIC RESPONSIBILITY EDUCATION PROGRAM. SAKAMOTO
SR67 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO DEVELOP A STATEWIDE, COMPREHENSIVE, AND INTEGRATED DATA SYSTEM ON AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS, TO BE KNOWN AS THE AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER REGISTRY. SAKAMOTO
SR68 URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO ABANDON THE UNIVERSITY AFFILIATED RESEARCH CENTER. IHARA (BR)
SR69 SD1 REQUESTING THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER AND THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO REVIEW CERTAIN CONCERNS AND TAKE DIRECT ACTION TO INVESTIGATE AND, IF APPROPRIATE, PROSECUTE ANY ACTIONS FOUND TO BE ILLEGAL REGARDING ANTI-COMPETITIVE AND MONOPOLISTIC BEHAVIOR AND PREDATORY PRICING ON THE PART OF HEALTH INSURERS, MUTUAL BENEFIT SOCIETIES, AND HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS IN HAWAII. IHARA, Trimble, Whalen, Fukunaga, Inouye, Kim, Hee, Hemmings, Chun Oakland, Nishihara, Slom, Hanabusa, Ige, Kokubun
SR70 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES AND THE CHIEF OF THE HAWAII COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT TO PUBLICLY DISCLOSE INFORMATION RELATED TO THE DISAPPEARANCE OF PETER KEMA, JR. CHUN OAKLAND
SR71 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO CONSIDER ESTABLISHING IN HAWAII A CENTER FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF GLOBAL HEALTH, WELFARE, EDUCATION, AND PEACE BY AND FOR CHILDREN, YOUTH, AND FAMILIES. CHUN OAKLAND, Sakamoto, Baker, Kokubun, Fukunaga, Taniguchi
SR72 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO INITIATE THE FORMAL PROCEDURE TO ACQUIRE THE PROPERTY OWNED BY CONOCOPHILLIPS AT THE IWILEI SITE TO MAINTAIN A STATE FUEL RESERVE, THEREBY ENSURING A STABLE FUEL SUPPLY IN THE EVENT OF OIL SUPPLY DISRUPTIONS. KIM, Tsutsui, Hee, Taniguchi, Sakamoto, Hanabusa, Baker, Fukunaga, Hooser, Nishihara, Inouye
SR73 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO SHARE ITS FINDINGS AND THE STATUS OF ITS ACTIVITIES REGARDING THE CREATION OF A COMPREHENSIVE VOG EMISSIONS MONITORING SYSTEM FOR THE ISLAND OF HAWAII. KOKUBUN, Nishihara, Hogue, Chun Oakland, Taniguchi, English
SR74 REQUESTING A COMPREHENSIVE STUDY OF CURRENT AND ANTICIPATED HARBOR USES ON OAHU TO IMPROVE HARBOR EFFICIENCY AND EFFECTIVENESS. KOKUBUN, Nishihara, Chun Oakland, English
SR75 REQUESTING THE COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM OF THE OFFICE OF PLANNING TO COORDINATE THE UPDATING AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE HAWAII OCEAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT PLAN. KOKUBUN, Nishihara, Chun Oakland, English
SR76 SD1 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FOLLOW-UP AUDIT OF THE MANAGEMENT OF STATE BOATING FACILITIES BY THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES. KOKUBUN, Chun Oakland, Tsutsui, English
SR77 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CLAIM APPROPRIATE ADDITIONAL FEDERAL FUNDING UNDER THE MEDICAID PROGRAM. HEMMINGS
SR78 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO DEVELOP, ADOPT, AND ISSUE A GUIDANCE DOCUMENT ON ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE POLICY APPLICABLE TO ALL LEVELS OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW PROCESS. HANABUSA, ENGLISH, Nishihara, Kokubun, Tsutsui, Taniguchi
SR79 REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TASK FORCE TO DETERMINE WHETHER CLASSIFICATION OF THE OFFENSES OF ASSAULT AND TERRORISTIC THREATENING BASED ON THE OCCUPATION OF THE VICTIM IS STILL NECESSARY. HANABUSA, Kokubun, Nishihara, Taniguchi, English
SR80 SD1 REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE ON SPORTSMANSHIP IN YOUTH SPORTS. HANABUSA, Kokubun, Nishihara, Taniguchi, English
SR81 REQUESTING PARTICIPATION IN THE FEDERAL PROGRAM TO ASSIST STATES IN OBTAINING SCRAPPED FEDERAL SHIPS TO USE AS ARTIFICIAL REEFS IN THE WATERS OF THE STATE OF HAWAII. HANABUSA, Kokubun, Nishihara, Taniguchi
SR82 REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON STATUTORY IMPLIED CONSENT FORMS. INOUYE
SR83 SD1 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO REVIEW AND UPDATE ITS ADMINISTRATIVE RULES REGARDING THE SAFE USE OF COMMERCIAL HARBORS BY LARGE VESSELS, AND TO REQUIRE, AS APPROPRIATE TO THE INDIVIDUAL HARBOR, THE USE OF AT LEAST ONE ASSIST TUG FOR ALL SHIPS SIX HUNDRED FEET IN LENGTH OR MORE. INOUYE, Espero
SR84 RECOGNIZING 2005 AS THE YEAR OF LANGUAGES IN THE STATE OF HAWAII. IGE, Kokubun, Fukunaga, Kim, Inouye, Kanno, English
SR85 REQUESTING THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO ADOPT A RETIREMENT POLICY THAT ENABLES NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERS AND MILITARY RESERVISTS WITH TWENTY OR MORE YEARS OF SERVICE TO RETIRE AFTER SUCH YEARS OF SERVICE, REGARDLESS OF AGE. ESPERO, Kanno
SR86 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU AND COMMUNITY PARTNERS, TO PILOT TRANSITIONAL HOUSING OPTIONS FOR HOMELESS FAMILIES, COUPLES, AND INDIVIDUALS. ESPERO
SR87 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM AND THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO CONVENE A WORK GROUP OF INTERESTED PARTIES TO EXAMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF HOSTING AN INTERNATIONAL PACIFIC ASIAN YOUTH BASEBALL LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP TOURNAMENT IN THE STATE. ESPERO, Kim
SR88 REQUESTING GOVERNOR LINGLE TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE CONSISTING OF REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, UNITED STATES CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION SERVICES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, THE LONG-LINE FISHERMEN ASSOCIATION, AND OTHER INTERESTED GROUPS TO IDENTIFY A VIABLE, LONG-TERM SOLUTION TO THE NON-IMMIGRANT VISA STATUS OF ALIEN CREW MEMBERS OF FISHING VESSELS. ESPERO
SR89 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A TAX CREDIT BASED UPON THE EMPLOYMENT OF FORMERLY INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS. ESPERO
SR90 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO ESTABLISH A CENTRALIZED STATEWIDE CARGO AND PASSENGER SHIP ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE SCHEDULING SYSTEM TO COORDINATE AND IMPROVE THE EFFICIENCY OF SHIP MOVEMENTS AMONG THE HARBORS OF THE STATE. ESPERO, INOUYE
SR91 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO REPORT ON THE USE OF DECORATIVE PLANTS AND TREES ALONG STATE HIGHWAYS AND ROADS. ESPERO
SR92 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO UNDERTAKE A STUDY TO DETERMINE WHETHER COMMERCIAL ECO-TOURISM SHOULD BE ENCOURAGED IN THE NATURAL AREA RESERVES SYSTEM. ESPERO, Nishihara, Kanno, Trimble, Fukunaga, Chun Oakland
SR93 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT A THREE-YEAR PILOT PROJECT FOR CURBSIDE RECYCLING ON THE ISLAND OF OAHU. ESPERO
SR94 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ADD A MANDATORY ONE SEMESTER COURSE IN ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT LITERACY TO THE EXISTING PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL CURRICULUM. ESPERO, Nishihara, Kanno, Inouye, Chun Oakland, Fukunaga
SR95 REQUESTING THE EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON THE FEASIBILITY OF INCREASING THE COST OF LIVING ADJUSTMENT PROVIDED TO PUBLIC SECTOR RETIRANTS. ESPERO, KANNO
SR96 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO PAINT OVER GRAFFITI ALONG ANY STATE-OWNED THOROUGHFARES, RIGHTSOFWAY, OR EASEMENTS WITHIN ITS JURISDICTION AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. ESPERO, Inouye, Ihara, Nishihara, Kanno, Tsutsui, Chun Oakland, Fukunaga
SR97 REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A WORKING GROUP TO STUDY THE EFFECTIVENESS OF ACT 161 IN REDUCING THE OVERALL CRIME RATE BY HELPING FIRST TIME, NON-VIOLENT DRUG OFFENDERS ADDRESS THEIR SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND DEPENDENCY WHILE IMPOSING APPROPRIATE PUNISHMENT ON VIOLENT OFFENDERS. ESPERO
SR98 REQUESTING THE BOTANY DEPARTMENT, UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII, AND THE DIVISION OF AQUATICS, DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE ALIEN ALGAL DISTRIBUTION ALONG THE EWA BEACH COASTAL AREA. ESPERO
SR99 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO POST TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES BUDGET INFORMATION ON ITS WEBSITE FOR PUBLIC REVIEW. CHUN OAKLAND
SR100 URGING THE LEGISLATURE TO ADOPT THE UNITED NATIONS DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES. HEE
SR101 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS TO CONDUCT A SURVEY OF PRIVATE SECTOR EMPLOYERS TO DETERMINE THE EXTENT OF EMPLOYEE HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE. SAKAMOTO
SR102 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO DEVELOP A DEFINITION OF CIVIC RESPONSIBILITY BY USING AN INVENTORY OF SCHOOL-LEVEL ACTIVITIES THAT PROMOTE CIVIC LEARNING IN STUDENTS. SAKAMOTO
SR103 REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO DEVELOP AND ESTABLISH A VOLUNTEER RECOGNITION PROGRAM IN EACH SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THE STATE. SAKAMOTO
SR104 URGING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO AUTHORIZE AND APPROPRIATE FUNDS TO ALLOW ALL MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES RESERVE COMPONENT TO ACCESS THE TRICARE PROGRAM. SAKAMOTO
SR105 REQUESTING RELIEF ON REAL PROPERTY TAXES ON KULEANA LANDS. KOKUBUN, Inouye, Ige, Ihara, Hee, Baker, Chun Oakland
SR106 URGING THE GOVERNOR, THE LEGISLATURE, AND THE MAYORS AND COUNCILS OF THE RESPECTIVE COUNTIES TO TAKE THE NECESSARY STEPS TO MAKE HAWAII A SMOKE-FREE STATE BY THE YEAR 2010. BAKER
SR107 REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON STATUTORY IMPLIED CONSENT FORMS. BAKER
SR108 SD1 REQUESTING A STUDY AND RECOMMENDATIONS RELATING TO THE FEASIBILITY OF STEM CELL RESEARCH FOR HAWAII. BAKER, FUKUNAGA, CHUN OAKLAND, Hooser, Tsutsui, Ige, Ihara
SR109 REQUESTING THE ENVIRONMENTAL COUNCIL, WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF THE OFFICE OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY CONTROL AND THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI‘I ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER, TO DEVELOP AND PROMULGATE A GUIDANCE DOCUMENT ON INCLUDING PRINCIPLES OF ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE IN ALL PHASES OF ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW UNDERTAKEN PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 343, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES. ENGLISH
SR110 SUPPORTING THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE KUALI'I NATIVE HAWAIIAN ADVISORY COUNCIL OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA THAT THE UNIVERSITY CONFER HONORARY DOCTORATE DEGREES ON GENOA KEAWE, PUALANI KANA'OLE KANAHELE, NAINOA THOMPSON, AND LEVON OHAI. ENGLISH, Hooser, Nishihara, Baker, Kim, Ige, Kokubun
SR111 SUPPORTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A HAWAII GLOBAL YOUTH CENTER AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII'S EAST-WEST CENTER. ENGLISH, CHUN OAKLAND, Tsutsui, Hooser, Baker, Hogue, Nishihara, Taniguchi, Kim, Ige, Kokubun
SR112 REQUESTING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO SPONSOR, ACTIVELY SUPPORT, AND VOTE FOR THE DARFUR ACCOUNTABILITY ACT OF 2005. ENGLISH, Hooser, Kokubun, Taniguchi
SR113 SUPPORTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NEW HAWAI'INUIAKEA SCHOOL OF HAWAIIAN KNOWLEDGE AND THE MERGER OF THE KAMAKAKUOKALANI CENTER FOR HAWAIIAN STUDIES, HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE DEPARTMENT, NATIVE HAWAIIAN LEADERSHIP PROJECT, AND NATIVE HAWAIIAN STUDENT SERVICES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA. ENGLISH, Hooser, Nishihara, Baker, Kim, Kokubun, Ige
SR114 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO WORK WITH THE LEGISLATURE TO CREATE A PROPOSAL TO IMPROVE THE MANAGEMENT OF THE MOLOKAI IRRIGATION SYSTEM. ENGLISH
SR115 SD1 URGING THE LEGISLATURE AND ADMINISTRATION TO SUPPORT AND ENCOURAGE HAWAII'S AGRICULTURAL COMMUNITY'S EFFORTS TOWARD SUCCESSFUL CO-EXISTENCE AMONG ITS SECTORS AND TO RECOGNIZE THE ECONOMIC, HUMAN, AND ENVIRONMENTAL BENEFITS OF SUCH CO-EXISTENCE IN A DIVERSIFIED AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY. KOKUBUN, English, Tsutsui, Ige, Chun Oakland, Espero
SR116 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO WORK WITH LOCAL CHAPTERS OF NATIONAL APPRAISER ORGANIZATIONS IN ESTABLISHING A PROGRAM TO TRAIN APPRAISERS IN INCOME CAPITALIZATION APPRAISALS AND TO ESTABLISH A PILOT PROGRAM IMPLEMENTING AND TRACKING THE INCOME CAPITALIZATION APPRAISALS FOR REOPENINGS OF STATE AGRICULTURAL LEASES. KOKUBUN, ENGLISH, Tsutsui, Espero, Ige, Chun Oakland
SR117 URGING THE FORMATION OF A TASK FORCE TO ESTABLISH AN INCENTIVE PROGRAM TO ATTRACT AND RETAIN POLICE AND FIREFIGHTER RECRUITS. KOKUBUN, Tsutsui, Chun Oakland, Espero, English, Ige, Sakamoto
SR118 REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO RECOMMEND A STATUTORY DEFINITION OF "UNDEREMPLOYMENT". TSUTSUI
SR119 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO INITIATE THE FORMAL PROCEDURE TO ACQUIRE THE PROPERTY OWNED BY SHELL OIL AT THE KAHULUI HOBRON LANE SITE TO MAINTAIN A STATE FUEL RESERVE, THEREBY ENSURING A STABLE FUEL SUPPLY IN THE EVENT OF OIL SUPPLY DISRUPTIONS. TSUTSUI
SR120 PROCLAIMING DECEMBER 15 OF EVERY YEAR AS BILL OF RIGHTS DAY. ENGLISH
SR121 REQUESTING COORDINATION BY STATE AND COUNTY REGULATORY AGENCIES WITH RESPECT TO THE MANAGEMENT OF GENETICALLY MODIFIED ORGANISMS (GMO) RELATING TO HEALTH, AGRICULTURE, AND THE ENVIRONMENT. ENGLISH
SR122 REQUESTING THE PRESIDENT AND THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO MAKE CERTAIN MODIFICATIONS AND ACKNOWLEDGMENTS WITH RESPECT TO THE NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND ACT OF 2001. CHUN OAKLAND
SR123 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, THE BOARD OF EDUCATION, AND THE HAWAII STATE PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM TO EXAMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF COMBINING PUBLIC LIBRARIANS AND SCHOOL LIBRARIANS IN THE SAME COLLECTIVE BARGAINING UNIT. CHUN OAKLAND
SR124 REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO AMEND THE NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND ACT ACCORDING TO THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE OF STATE LEGISLATURES' TASK FORCE ON NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND FINAL REPORT. CHUN OAKLAND
SR125 URGING THE APPROPRIATION OF MONEYS TO FUND FACULTY POSITIONS AND CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT AND SUPPORT FOR ILOCANO, FILIPINO, AND PHILIPPINE STUDIES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII. CHUN OAKLAND
SR126 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO INCLUDE PERFORMANCE BASED INCENTIVES WHEN CONTRACTING WITH EDUCATION SERVICE PROVIDERS FOR SCHOOL RESTRUCTURING UNDER THE NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND ACT. CHUN OAKLAND
SR127 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO UPDATE THE HAWAII COMMERCIAL HARBORS 2020 MASTER PLAN AND ESTABLISH A CENTRALIZED STATEWIDE CARGO AND PASSENGER SHIP ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE SCHEDULING SYSTEM TO COORDINATE AND IMPROVE THE EFFICIENCY OF SHIP MOVEMENTS AMONG THE HARBORS OF THE STATE; AND REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF PLANNING TO CONDUCT A COMPREHENSIVE STUDY OF CURRENT AND ANTICIPATED HARBOR USES ON OAHU TO IMPROVE HARBOR EFFICIENCY AND EFFECTIVENESS. TSUTSUI, ENGLISH, BAKER
SR128 REQUESTING THE CHARTER SCHOOL ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE TO CONDUCT A COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW TO ASSESS THE FULL IMPACT OF HAWAIIAN-FOCUSED CHARTER SCHOOLS ON HAWAIIAN STUDENT PERFORMANCE. KOKUBUN
SR129 SD1 SUPPORTING THE EFFORTS OF THE HAWAII BIOTECH POLICY FORUM TO CONVENE KEY STAKEHOLDERS ON THE USE OF GENETICALLY ENGINEERED CROPS IN HAWAII. KOKUBUN
SR130 SD1 CREATING AN ADVISORY BOARD AND PLANNING TASK FORCE FOR THE HEALTHY START PROGRAM. CHUN OAKLAND
SR131 RETURNING ALL BILLS, CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS, AND RESOLUTIONS TO THE CLERK'S DESK. HANABUSA, HEMMINGS
SR132 AUTHORIZING THE PRESIDENT TO APPROVE THE JOURNAL OF THIS SENATE FOR THE SIXTIETH DAY. HANABUSA, HEMMINGS
SR133 RELATING TO THE PRINTING OF THE JOURNAL OF THE SENATE. HANABUSA, HEMMINGS
SR134 REGARDING COMPLETION OF THE WORK OF THE TWENTY-THIRD LEGISLATURE SUBSEQUENT TO THE ADJOURNMENT THEREOF. HANABUSA, HEMMINGS
SR135 AUTHORIZING THE PRESIDENT TO DESIGNATE THE EMPLOYEES WHO WILL WORK AFTER ADJOURNMENT. HANABUSA, HEMMINGS
SR136 INFORMING THE HOUSE AND GOVERNOR THAT THE SENATE IS READY TO ADJOURN SINE DIE. HANABUSA, HEMMINGS
SR137 AMENDING RULE 31 OF THE SENATE OF THE TWENTY-THIRD LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII. KIM, HANABUSA, SAKAMOTO, KOKUBUN, TSUTSUI, HEE, HOOSER, ENGLISH, NISHIHARA, CHUN OAKLAND, TANIGUCHI

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