THE SENATE

OF THE

TWENTY-THIRD LEGISLATURE

STATE OF HAWAII

REGULAR SESSION OF 2005

 

TWENTY-SEVENTH DAY

March 10, 2005-Thursday-11:30 O'CLOCK A.M.

 

 

ORDER OF BUSINESS

Invocation by Senator Rosalyn H. Baker

Roll Call

Approval of the Journal

Introductions

  1. Messages from the Governor: No(s). 386-405
  2. G.M. NO.

    TITLE

    REFERRAL

         

    386

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Board of Agriculture, Gubernatorial Nominee, ALAN H. GOTTLIEB, for a term to expire 06-30-2009.

    WLA

         

    387

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Board of Agriculture, Gubernatorial Nominee, CRAIG G. RASMUSSEN, for a term to expire 06-30-2009.

    WLA

         

    388

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Civil Rights Commission, Gubernatorial Nominee, ROGER DANIEL RIZZO, for a term to expire 06-30-2009.

    JHW

         

    389

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Civil Rights Commission, Gubernatorial Nominee, RITO SANIATAN, for a term to expire 06-30-2008.

    JHW

         

    390

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Hawai`i Community Development Authority (HCDA), Gubernatorial Nominee, MICHAEL N. GOSHI, for a term to expire 10-12-2007.

    WLA

         

    391

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts Commission, Gubernatorial Nominee, SANDRA ALBANO, for a term to expire 06-30-2008.

    MAT

         

    392

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Board of Trustees of the Deferred Compensation Plan, Gubernatorial Nominee, WAYNE L. CHU, for a term to expire 06-30-2009.

    LBR

         

    393

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Board of Trustees of the Deferred Compensation Plan, Gubernatorial Nominee, CAROL T. RABER, for a term to expire 12-26-2008.

    LBR

         

    394

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Board of Trustees of the Employees' Retirement System (ERS), Gubernatorial Nominee, ALTON T. KUIOKA, for a term to expire 01-01-2011.

    LBR

         

    395

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Board of Directors of the Hawai`i Health Systems Corporation, Gubernatorial Nominee, RUSSELL T. STODD MD, for a term to expire 06-30-2009.

    HTH

         

    396

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Land Use Commission, Gubernatorial Nominee, MICHAEL H. FURUKAWA, for a term to expire 06-30-2009.

    WLA

         

    397

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Small Business Regulatory Review Board, Gubernatorial Nominee, JEANETTE OTSUKA CHANG, for a term to expire 06-30-2009.

    BED

         

    398

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Small Business Regulatory Review Board, Gubernatorial Nominee, EDWARD MacDOWELL, for a term to expire 06-30-2009.

    BED

         

    399

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Stadium Authority, Gubernatorial Nominee, KATHLEEN O. AHINA, for a term to expire 06-30-2009.

    BED

         

    400

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Stadium Authority, Gubernatorial Nominee, MARCIA J. KLOMPUS, for a term to expire 06-30-2009.

    BED

         

    401

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Stadium Authority, Gubernatorial Nominee, NELSON OYADOMARI, for a term to expire 06-30-2009.

    BED

         

    402

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Commission on the Status of Women, Gubernatorial Nominee, BRANDI M.L. JIM ON, for a term to expire 06-30-2006.

    JHW

         

    403

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Hawai`i Workforce Development Council, Gubernatorial Nominee, CORIANNE W. LAU, for a term to expire 06-30-2009.

    LBR

         

    404

    Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Hawai`i Workforce Development Council, Gubernatorial Nominee, GARY L. WISEMAN, for a term to expire 06-30-2009.

    LBR

         

    405

    Informing the Senate that on March 7, 2005, the Governor withdrew the following nomination: Gubernatorial Nominee, Courtney Harrington, Wireless Enhanced 911 Board (GM295)

    FILE

         
         

     

  3. Departmental Communications: None
  4. House Communications: No(s). 110-351
  5.  

    Informing the Senate that on March 8, 2005, the following House Bill(s) passed Third Reading in the House:

    REFERRAL

         

    110

    H.B. No. 1, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO HIGHER EDUCATION."(Higher Ed; Recod)

    HRE/JHW,WAM

         

    111

    H.B. No. 5, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII."(University of Hawaii; Optional Retirement Plan; Made Permanent)

    HRE/LBR,WAM

         

    112

    H.B. No. 8, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO MILITARY SERVICE."(Hawaii Medal of Honor)

    EDM/TGO

         

    113

    H.B. No. 10, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLES."(National Guard and Reserves; Vehicular Taxes and Fees)

    EDM/TGO,WAM

         

    114

    H.B. No. 15, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII."(UH; BOR; Procurement Code Exemption)

    HRE/TGO,WAM

         

    115

    H.B. No. 19, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO UNIVERSITY PROJECTS AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF REVENUE BONDS FOR HOUSING UNITS."(UH; Revenue Bonds)

    HRE,WAM

         

    116

    H.B. No. 27, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII."(University of Hawaii)

    HRE,WAM

         

    117

    H.B. No. 30, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS."(State Prescription Drug Programs; Federal Supply Schedule)

    HMS/CPH,WAM

         

    118

    H.B. No. 36, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES."(Correctional Facilities; Exemption from Public Procurement Code)

    TGO,JHW

         

    119

    H.B. No. 85, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO HARBORS."(Honolulu Harbor; Piers 1 and 2)

    WLA/TGO,WAM

         

    120

    H.B. No. 89, H.D. 1

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR SECURITY FOR THE PORT OF HONOLULU."(Port of Honolulu; Security)

    TGO,WAM

         

    121

    H.B. No. 97, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO LONG-TERM CARE."(Long-Term Care; Tax Credit)

    HMS/HTH/CPH,WAM

         

    122

    H.B. No. 98, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO KAHULUI HARBOR."(Kahului Harbor; Net Fishing Restriction)

    WLA/BED,JHW

         

    123

    H.B. No. 99, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO BUSINESS."(Uniform Securities Act)

    CPH,WAM

         

    124

    H.B. No. 106, H.D. 3

    "RELATING TO HEALTH INSURANCE."(Health Insurance; Claims Experience)

    HTH,CPH

         

    125

    H.B. No. 125, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO OCEAN RESOURCES."(Hawaiian Outrigger Canoes; State Shoreline Areas)

    WLA/MAT

         

    126

    H.B. No. 146, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO GENERAL EXCISE TAX."(General Excise Tax; Residential Care Home Operators; Group Child Care Homes and Centers)

    HMS,WAM

         

    127

    H.B. No. 150, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO DRIVER LICENSING."(Driver Licensing; Provisional Licenses; Persons Under 18)

    TGO,JHW

         

    128

    H.B. No. 160, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE COMPLIANCE RESOLUTION FUND."(Compliance Resolution Fund; Insurer Assessments; Audit)

    CPH,WAM

         

    129

    H.B. No. 162, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO PROCUREMENT."(Public Works; Small Business Set-asides)

    BED,TGO/WAM

         

    130

    H.B. No. 164, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO UNAUTHORIZED MOTION PICTURE RECORDING."(Unauthorized Motion Picture Recording)

    MAT,JHW

         

    131

    H.B. No. 165, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE EAST KAUAI IRRIGATION SYSTEM."(East Kauai Irrigation System)

    WLA,WAM

         

    132

    H.B. No. 167, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO STATE AGRICULTURAL LEASES."(State Agricultural Lease Rent Appraisal; Income Approach)

    WLA,JHW

         

    133

    H.B. No. 168, H.D. 2

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT."(Agricultural Research and Development; Appropriation)

    WLA,WAM

         

    134

    H.B. No. 171, H.D. 3

    "RELATING TO SALARY COMPENSATION."(Salary Differential; State Income vs. Military Income)

    EDM/LBR,WAM

         

    135

    H.B. No. 172, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO TAXATION."(Tax Credit; Employers That Hire Members of the National Guard)

    EDM/LBR,WAM

         

    136

    H.B. No. 236, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO MEDICALLY ACCURATE SEX EDUCATION."(Medically Accurate Sex Education)

    HTH/EDM,WAM

         

    137

    H.B. No. 237, H.D. 3

    "RELATING TO TORTS."(Medical Tort Reform; Commission on Medical Tort Reform)

    HTH/CPH,JHW

         

    138

    H.B. No. 244, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO PUBLIC ASSISTANCE."(Public Assistance; Presumptive Eligibility)

    HMS,WAM

         

    139

    H.B. No. 248, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO LONG-TERM CARE"(Long-Term Care; Caregiver Reimbursement)

    HMS/HTH,WAM

         

    140

    H.B. No. 266, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO LABOR."(Collective bargaining)

    LBR,WAM

         

    141

    H.B. No. 278, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO VICTIM RESTITUTION."(Victims of Crime)

    JHW,WAM

         

    142

    H.B. No. 281, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO NURSING."(Nursing Scholarship Program Act; Appropriation)

    HRE/HTH,WAM

         

    143

    H.B. No. 283, H.D. 1

    "ESTABLISHING A COMMISSION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR SENATOR HIRAM L. FONG."(Senator Hiram L. Fong Commission)

    MAT,WAM

         

    144

    H.B. No. 295, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO PROFESSIONAL AND VOCATIONAL LICENSING."(Professional and Vocational Licensing; Attorneys; National Guard)

    EDM,CPH

         

    145

    H.B. No. 330, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO AGRICULTURE."(Agricultural Lands; Agribusiness; Waialua)

    WLA,WAM

         

    146

    H.B. No. 338, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO MEAL BREAKS."(Meal Breaks)

    LBR,WAM

         

    147

    H.B. No. 343, H.D. 1

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE."(Department of Defense; Appropriation)

    EDM,WAM

         

    148

    H.B. No. 353, H.D. 1

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR ORGANIC AGRICULTURE."(Organic Agriculture; Appropriation; Waianae)

    WLA,WAM

         

    149

    H.B. No. 359, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO CAREGIVER CONSENT."(Caregiver Consent for Minor's Health Care)

    HMS/HTH,JHW

         

    150

    H.B. No. 384, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO ATTORNEYS' FEES FOR COURT APPOINTED COUNSEL."(Attorneys' Fees; Appointed Counsel)

    JHW,WAM

         

    151

    H.B. No. 389, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO LABOR."(Crosscheck Requirements; Labor Representation)

    LBR/IGA, JHW

         

    152

    H.B. No. 390, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO RENTAL MOTOR VEHICLE SURCHARGE TAX."(Rental Motor Vehicle Surcharge Tax)

    TGO,WAM

         

    153

    H.B. No. 393, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE COUNTIES."(Unpaid Civil Fines Owed to the Counties)

    IGA/JHW,WAM

         

    154

    H.B. No. 395, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE PATIENTS' BILL OF RIGHTS."(External Review Procedure; Patients' Bill of Rights Law)

    HTH,CPH

         

    155

    H.B. No. 408, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT."(Environmental Impact Statements)

    EIA,WAM

         

    156

    H.B. No. 416, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE WAIANAE COAST."(Waianae Coast Commercial Boat Permits; Moratorium)

    EIA,WAM

         

    157

    H.B. No. 422, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO CRUISE SHIPS."(Commercial Passenger Vessels; Discharges; DOH)

    EIA/TGO,WAM

         

    158

    H.B. No. 447, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS."(OHA; Authority Over Disbursements)

    JHW,WAM

         

    159

    H.B. No. 450, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE BUDGET OF THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS."(Office of Hawaiian Affairs)

    JHW,WAM

         

    160

    H.B. No. 460, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE CIVIL SERVICE."(Office of Elections; Campaign Spending Commission)

    JHW/LBR,WAM

         

    161

    H.B. No. 466, H.D. 2

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE OFFICE OF ELECTIONS."(Office of Elections; Appropriation)

    JHW,WAM

         

    162

    H.B. No. 467, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE PRIMARY ELECTION DATE."(Elections; Primary Election Date)

    JHW

         

    163

    H.B. No. 471, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY."(Hawaii Tourism Authority)

    TSM/LBR,WAM

         

    164

    H.B. No. 483, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO AGRICULTURE."(Agricultural Infrastructure Improvement Tax Credit)

    WLA,WAM

         

    165

    H.B. No. 500, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE JUDICIARY."(Judiciary)

    JHW,WAM

         

    166

    H.B. No. 505, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO ADULT RESIDENTIAL CARE HOMES."(Adult Residential Care Homes; Level of Care Payments)

    HMS,WAM

         

    167

    H.B. No. 516, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO EMERGENCY HEALTH POWERS."(Emergency Response Stockpile; CBRNE Events and Public Health Emergencies)

    HTH/TGO,WAM

         

    168

    H.B. No. 537, H.D. 2

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE KAPIOLANI CHILD AT-RISK EVALUATION PROGRAM."(DHS; Kapiolani CARE Program; Appropriation)

    HMS/HTH,WAM

         

    169

    H.B. No. 540, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO CHILD PROTECTION."(Abandoned Children; Immunity from Prosecution)

    HMS/HTH,JHW

         

    170

    H.B. No. 553, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE UNIFORM INFORMATION PRACTICES ACT (MODIFIED)."(Uniform Information Practices Act)

    JHW

         

    171

    H.B. No. 595

    "RELATING TO CLAIMS AGAINST THE STATE."(Claims against the state)

    JHW

         

    172

    H.B. No. 606, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO STANDARDS FOR NET METERED RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS."(Renewable Energy Systems)

    EIA,CPH

         

    173

    H.B. No. 631, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM."(Employees' Retirement System)

    LBR,WAM

         

    174

    H.B. No. 633, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO FEES."(DCCA Authority to Reduce Fees and Other Nontax Revenues)

    CPH,WAM

         

    175

    H.B. No. 671

    "RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT, 1920, AS AMENDED."(Relating to the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, 1920, as amended.)

    JHW

         

    176

    H.B. No. 684, H.D. 1

    "MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH EMERGENCY AMBULANCE SERVICE CONTRACTS COLLECTIVE BARGAINING COSTS."(Emergency appropriation)

    HTH/LBR,WAM

         

    177

    H.B. No. 704, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT SECURITY."(Relating to employment security.)

    LBR,WAM

         

    178

    H.B. No. 712, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO VIOLATIONS OF CHAPTER 6E. "(Violations of Chapter 6E)

    MAT/WLA,JHW

         

    179

    H.B. No. 713, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO INCARCERATED PERSONS."(Incarcerated persons)

    JHW/LBR

         

    180

    H.B. No. 755, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO WAGES."(Wages; Electronic Pay Stubs)

    LBR,WAM

         

    181

    H.B. No. 758, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES."(Meal Count Assistants, Adult Supervisors, and Classroom Cleaners; Minimum Wages)

    EDM/LBR,WAM

         

    182

    H.B. No. 759, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO MILITARY INSTALLATIONS."(Military Installations; Military Participation In Certain Land Use Revision Proceedings)

    EDM/WLA/IGA,

    WAM

         

    183

    H.B. No. 761, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO FAMILY LEAVE."(Family leave; Military deployment)

    EDM/LBR,WAM

         

    184

    H.B. No. 762, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO HAWAII WORKSITE TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER ACT."(Worksite Violence)

    LBR,JHW

         

    185

    H.B. No. 769, H.D. 3

    "RELATING TO UNCLAIMED PROPERTY."(Unclaimed Property; Electric Utility Cooperative Association)

    CPH,WAM

         

    186

    H.B. No. 783, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO MORTGAGE FORECLOSURES."(Nonjudicial Foreclosures; Repeal)

    CPH,JHW

         

    187

    H.B. No. 784, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO CABLE TELEVISION."(PEG Programming; Maui; Allocation of Resources)

    CPH/IGA,WAM

         

    188

    H.B. No. 938, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES."(Child Protective Review Panel; Removal Review)

    HMS,JHW

         

    189

    H.B. No. 802, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO INDIVIDUAL DEVELOPMENT ACCOUNT CONTRIBUTION TAX CREDIT."(Tax Credit; Individual Development Account Contribution)

    HMS,WAM

         

    190

    H.B. No. 806, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO CRIMINAL TRESPASS."(Crimes; Criminal Trespass; Public Parks and Recreational Grounds)

    JHW

         

    191

    H.B. No. 833, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO PROPERTY RIGHTS."(Real Property; Trespass; Theft)

    JHW

         

    192

    H.B. No. 835, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO TIME SHARING PLANS."(Time Share Plans)

    TSM,CPH

         

    193

    H.B. No. 843, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO SCHOOL LUNCH."(Education; School Lunch)

    EDM,WAM

         

    194

    H.B. No. 852, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO PERMIT APPROVALS."(Automatic Permit Approval)

    WLA/BED,CPH

         

    195

    H.B. No. 857, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLES."(Motor Vehicle Safety Inspection; Noise pollution; Decibel test)

    TGO

         

    196

    H.B. No. 858, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO TAX REFUNDS."(Tax Refunds)

    JHW,WAM

         

    197

    H.B. No. 862, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO TRAFFIC OFFENSES."(Motor Vehicles; Speeding)

    TGO,JHW

         

    198

    H.B. No. 863, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE PETROLEUM INDUSTRY."(Petroleum Industry; Special Fund; Reporting System)

    CPH,WAM

         

    199

    H.B. No. 868, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO CEMETERIES."(Cemeteries; Deceased Location and Identification)

    CPH

         

    200

    H.B. No. 875, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO GOVERNMENT."(Government; Statute of Limitations)

    JHW/EDM,WAM

         

    201

    H.B. No. 883, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO LANDLORD LIABILITY."(Damages; Nuisance Abatement Action)

    CPH,JHW

         

    202

    H.B. No. 887, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO LEGISLATIVE INQUIRIES."(Legislative inquiries and information gathering; state employees)

    LBR/JHW,WAM

         

    203

    H.B. No. 895, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO COASTAL LIGHT POLLUTION."(Light Pollution; Special Management Area; Light Trespass)

    EIA/WLA,JHW

         

    204

    H.B. No. 912, H.D. 1

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT."(Hawaii Small Business Development Center Network; Appropriation)

    BED,WAM

         

    205

    H.B. No. 919, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO USE OF INTOXICANTS."(Use of Intoxicants; Forfeiture of Vehicle)

    TGO,JHW

         

    206

    H.B. No. 925, H.D. 2

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF BUILDING A MOTOR VEHICLE AND RAILWAY TUNNEL UNDER HONOLULU HARBOR."(Transportation; Appropriation)

    TGO,WAM

         

    207

    H.B. No. 931, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING."(Residential Leaseholds; Sustainable Affordable Housing Developments)

    CPH,WAM

         

    208

    H.B. No. 954, H.D. 1

    "MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR AGRICULTURAL INFRASTRUCTURE."(Agricultural Infrastructure Appropriations)

    WLA/IGA,WAM

         

    209

    H.B. No. 955, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO DROUGHT MITIGATING FACILITIES."(Drought Mitigating Water Storage Facilities; Tax Credit)

    WLA,WAM

         

    210

    H.B. No. 957, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO TAXATION."(Earned Income Tax Credit)

    WAM

         

    211

    H.B. No. 969, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO NEW CENTURY CONVERSION CHARTER SCHOOLS."(New Century Conversion Charter Schools)

    EDM,WAM

         

    212

    H.B. No. 994, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO TAXATION."(Investment Tax Credit; Motor Sports Facility; Kalaeloa, Parcel 9)

    BED/TGO,WAM

         

    213

    H.B. No. 997, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX."(Transient Accommodations Tax; TAT Trust Fund; Convention Center Funding; Tourism Special Fund)

    TSM,WAM

         

    214

    H.B. No. 998, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO HOTEL CONSTRUCTION AND REMODELING TAX CREDIT."(Tax Credit; Hotel Construction and Remodeling)

    TSM/BED,WAM

         

    215

    H.B. No. 1017, H.D. 3

    "RELATING TO SOLAR ENERGY."(Solar Energy Devices; Condominiums; Townhouses)

    EIA/CPH,WAM

         

    216

    H.B. No. 1018, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO NET ENERGY METERING."(Net Energy Metering; Public Utilities)

    EIA,CPH

         

    217

    H.B. No. 1020, H.D. 3

    "RELATING TO COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT."(Shoreline; Certification; Coastal Zone Management)

    WLA,JHW

         

    218

    H.B. No. 1028, H.D. 2

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII'S DISTANCE LEARNING PROGRAM."(Appropriation; University of Hawaii)

    HRE,WAM

         

    219

    H.B. No. 1030, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE HAWAII MARINE HIGHWAY SYSTEM."(Hawaii Marine Highway System; Establishment)

    TGO/IGA,WAM

         

    220

    H.B. No. 1033, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO INCOME TAX."(Income Tax Credit; Irrigation)

    WLA/IGA,WAM

         

    221

    H.B. No. 1051, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS."(Prescription Drugs; Return-for-Credit-and-Reuse; Drug Repository)

    HTH,CPH

         

    222

    H.B. No. 1060, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO MEDICAID."(Medicaid Waivers; Prior Legislative Approval)

    HMS,JHW/WAM

         

    223

    H.B. No. 1078, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO EDUCATION."(Teacher National Board Certification Incentive Program)

    HRE/EDM,WAM

         

    224

    H.B. No. 1082, H.D. 3

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO ABATE AGRICULTURAL THEFT."(Agricultural Crime Abatement Task Force)

    WLA/JHW,WAM

         

    225

    H.B. No. 1111, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE HAWAII CATASTROPHIC RELIEF FUND."(HHRF Repeal; Hawaii Catastrophic Relief Fund)

    CPH,WAM

         

    226

    H.B. No. 1123

    "RELATING TO CORRECTIONS."(Corrections; Work Release; County Projects)

    JHW,WAM

         

    227

    H.B. No. 1132, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO EDUCATION."(Education Design and Construction Project Assessment Fund)

    EDM,WAM

         

    228

    H.B. No. 1134, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO MINIMUM WAGES."(Minimum Wages)

    LBR,WAM

         

    229

    H.B. No. 1136, H.D. 3

    "RELATING TO EDUCATION."(Charter School Governance; Task Force)

    EDM,WAM

         

    230

    H.B. No. 1141, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO WAIMANO RIDGE."(Waimano Ridge; Development Prohibition; Established)

    HTH,WLA

         

    231

    H.B. No. 1144, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO SOCIAL WORKERS."(Social Workers; Loans)

    HTH/HMS/LBR,WAM

         

    232

    H.B. No. 1146, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO CIVIL SERVICE."(Civil Service; Preserve Social Worker Series Classifications)

    HMS/LBR,WAM

         

    233

    H.B. No. 1152, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO TRAFFIC."(Traffic Studies; Central Oahu.)

    TGO,WAM

         

    234

    H.B. No. 1154, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO AGRICULTURE."(Honey; Processed Food Exemption)

    WLA,CPH

         

    235

    H.B. No. 1155, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO NATUROPATHY."(Naturopathy; Injections)

    HTH,CPH

         

    236

    H.B. No. 1166, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO MECHANIC'S LIENS."(Mechanics Lien)

    CPH

         

    237

    H.B. No. 1173, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE NOISE."(Noise; Motor Vehicle Muffler)

    TGO,JHW

         

    238

    H.B. No. 1179, H.D. 2

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE HAWAII COMMISSION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE."(Commission for National and Community Service; Appropriation)

    HRE,WAM

         

    239

    H.B. No. 1192, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE LYON ARBORETUM."(Lyon Arboretum; University of Hawaii)

    HRE,WAM

         

    240

    H.B. No. 1199, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE FILIPINO CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION COMMISSION."(Filipino Centennial Celebration)

    WAM

         

    241

    H.B. No. 1200, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO STATE ENTERPRISE ZONES."(State Enterprise Zones (EZ); Agricultural Businesses; Force Majeure)

    WLA,WAM

         

    242

    H.B. No. 1201, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO AGRICULTURAL THEFT."(Agricultural Certificates; Theft)

    WLA,JHW

         

    243

    H.B. No. 1202, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO AGRICULTURAL TRESPASSING."(Agricultural Trespassing)

    WLA,JHW

         

    244

    H.B. No. 1214, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO PREVAILING WAGES."(Prevailing Wages; Applicability; Public Work Projects; Civil Actions)

    LBR/TGO,WAM

         

    245

    H.B. No. 1217, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO HOUSING."(Lower Cost Housing Development)

    CPH,WAM

         

    246

    H.B. No. 1222, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYEES."(Public Employees; Merit Appeals Board)

    LBR

         

    247

    H.B. No. 1237, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES."(Conservation Districts; Invasive Species)

    WLA/EIA,JHW

         

    248

    H.B. No. 1238, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS TO ASSIST SEAWATER AIR CONDITIONING PROJECTS ON THE ISLAND OF OAHU."(Special Purpose Revenue Bonds; Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning LLC)

    WLA/EIA,WAM

         

    249

    H.B. No. 1239, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO HIGHWAY DESIGN."(Road and Highway Design)

    TGO,WAM

         

    250

    H.B. No. 1276, H.D. 3

    "RELATING TO PUBLIC ACCESS."(Public Access; Right Of Way; Agreements to Defend and Indemnify )

    WLA/JHW,WAM

         

    251

    H.B. No. 1278, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO IMPROVING WATER QUALITY."(Water Quality; Lake Wilson)

    WLA,WAM

         

    252

    H.B. No. 1295, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO SCHOOLS."(King Intermediate; Asbestos)

    EDM,WAM

         

    253

    H.B. No. 1300, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION."(Early Childhood Education)

    EDM/HMS,WAM

         

    254

    H.B. No. 1302, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO BUSINESS FEES."(Fees; Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs)

    CPH,WAM

         

    255

    H.B. No. 1303, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO HOUSING."(Housing Omnibus Bill)

    CPH/IGA,WAM

         

    256

    H.B. No. 1304, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO HEALTH."(Healthcare Task Force)

    HTH/CPH,WAM

         

    257

    H.B. No. 1308, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO LAND CONSERVATION."(Acquisition of Land for Conservation and Environmental Protection)

    WLA,WAM

         

    258

    H.B. No. 1309, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO TAXATION."(Public Transit; County Surcharge on State Tax)

    TGO/IGA,WAM

         

    259

    H.B. No. 1317, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO MEDICAID."(Medicaid; Department of Human Services)

    HMS/HTH,WAM

         

    260

    H.B. No. 1318, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYEES."(Public Employees)

    LBR,WAM

         

    261

    H.B. No. 1320, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO EMERGENCY 911."(Emergency 9-1-1 Dispatch Recordings)

    IGA/JHW,WAM

         

    262

    H.B. No. 1324, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO HIGHWAY SAFETY."(Highway Safety)

    TGO/IGA,JHW,WAM

         

    263

    H.B. No. 1331, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS FOR JACOBY DEVELOPMENT INC."(Jacoby Development, Inc.; SPRBs; Processing; Waste-to-Energy)

    EIA,WAM

         

    264

    H.B. No. 1360, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE WAIALUA AGRIBUSINESS INCUBATOR."(Waialua Agribusiness Incubator)

    WLA/HRE,WAM

         

    265

    H.B. No. 1378, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE JUDICIARY."(Family Court; Temporary Restraining Orders; Protective Orders)

    JHW,WAM

         

    266

    H.B. No. 1390, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO CULTURE AND THE ARTS."(State Foundation on Culture and the Arts; Appropriation)

    MAT,WAM

         

    267

    H.B. No. 1393, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN."(Commission on the Status of Women)

    JHW

         

    268

    H.B. No. 1413, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT, 1920, AS AMENDED."(Hawaiian Homes Commission Act; Private Mortgage Insurance)

    JHW/CPH,WAM

         

    269

    H.B. No. 1426, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS."(Special Purpose Revenue Bonds)

    CPH,WAM

         

    270

    H.B. No. 1430, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO SOLID WASTE CONTROL."(Solid Waste Disposal; Violations)

    EIA,JHW

         

    271

    H.B. No. 1448, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO INCOME TAX CREDIT."(Income Tax Credit; Automatic Fire Sprinkler System)

    WAM

         

    272

    H.B. No. 1449, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO WORKERS' COMPENSATION."(Workers' Compensation; Average Weekly Wage Computation)

    LBR,WAM

         

    273

    H.B. No. 1450, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO CIVIL RIGHTS."(Nondiscrimination; Gender Identity; Sexual Orientation; Civil Rights)

    JHW

         

    274

    H.B. No. 1459, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS FOR HEALTH CARE FACILITIES."(SPRBs; Hawaii Pacific Health)

    HTH,WAM

         

    275

    H.B. No. 1469, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO PROCUREMENT."(Hawaii Procurement Code; Small Purchases)

    TGO,WAM

         

    276

    H.B. No. 1476, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO NORTH KOHALA."(Mo'okini Heiau Land Exchange)

    MAT/WLA,WAM

         

    277

    H.B. No. 1498, H.D. 1

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR TWENTY-FOUR HOUR ADVANCED EMERGENCY AMBULANCE SERVICES FOR UPCOUNTRY MAUI."(Appropriation; Ambulance Services, Upcountry Maui)

    HTH,WAM

         

    278

    H.B. No. 1528, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYEES."(Public Employees)

    LBR,WAM

         

    279

    H.B. No. 1529, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO GOVERNMENT."(Government)

    TGO,JHW

         

    280

    H.B. No. 1530, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS TO ASSIST PALOLO CHINESE HOME AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES."(Special Purpose Revenue Bonds)

    HMS/HTH,WAM

         

    281

    H.B. No. 1535, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS TO ASSIST UTILITIES SERVING THE GENERAL PUBLIC."(Special Purpose Revenue Bonds; Electric Energy Utilities)

    CPH,WAM

         

    282

    H.B. No. 1536, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE ALA WAI CANAL."(Ala Wai Canal Trash Trap Cleanup; State Matching Funds)

    HTH,WAM

         

    283

    H.B. No. 1548, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE EMPLOYER-UNION HEALTH BENEFITS TRUST FUND."(Employer-Union Health Benefits Trust Fund; Board Membership)

    LBR,WAM

         

    284

    H.B. No. 1550, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO STUDENTS."(DOE; Students; Medication)

    EDM/HTH,JHW

         

    285

    H.B. No. 1555, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS FOR HUALALAI ACADEMY."(Hualalai Academy; SPRBs)

    EDM,WAM

         

    286

    H.B. No. 1556, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS TO ASSIST INDUSTRIAL ENTERPRISES."(Special Purpose Revenue Bond; Coffee, Macadamia Nuts, Air Cargo)

    TGO/WLA,WAM

         

    287

    H.B. No. 1570, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO AFFORDABLE RENTAL HOUSING."(Hawaiian Home Lands; Affordable Rental Units)

    CPH,JHW

         

    288

    H.B. No. 1583, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO INCOME TAX."(Income Tax Exemption; Active Military Personnel)

    EDM,WAM

         

    289

    H.B. No. 1590, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE HAWAII FILM AND DIGITAL MEDIA INDUSTRY."(Motion Picture, Digital Media, and Film Production Tax Credit)

    MAT,WAM

         

    290

    H.B. No. 1605, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO SCHOOLS."(DOE; Repairs and Maintenance; Hawaii 3R's)

    EDM,WAM

         

    291

    H.B. No. 1606, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO TEACHERS."(Teachers; Performance Pay; Salary Increases)

    EDM/LBR,WAM

         

    292

    H.B. No. 1614, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO CIVIL SERVICE PERSONNEL."(Civil Service Personnel; Transfer Between Jurisdictions; Rights)

    LBR/EDM,WAM

         

    293

    H.B. No. 1639, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO AGRICULTURAL LIABILITY."(Liability on Agricultural Land)

    WLA,JHW

         

    294

    H.B. No. 1640, H.D. 3

    "RELATING TO IMPORTANT AGRICULTURAL LANDS."(Important Agricultural Lands; Identification and Designation)

    WLA,WAM

         

    295

    H.B. No. 1641, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO NON-AGRICULTURAL PARK LANDS."(Special Fund for Non-Agricultural Park Lands)

    WLA,WAM

         

    296

    H.B. No. 1645, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO MASS TRANSIT."(Fuel Tax Revenues; Fixed Guideway Mass Transit)

    TGO/IGA,WAM

         

    297

    H.B. No. 1657, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS TO ASSIST HOKU SCIENTIFIC."(Special Purpose Revenue Bonds; Hoku Scientific)

    MAT,WAM

         

    298

    H.B. No. 1659, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO NONCOMMERCIAL PIERS."(Noncommercial Piers)

    WLA

         

    299

    H.B. No. 1707, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE SEAWATER AIR CONDITIONING."(Seawater Air Conditioning; PUC Regulation Exemption)

    WLA/EIA,CPH

         

    300

    H.B. No. 1723, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO CAPITAL INVESTMENTS."(Capital Investments; State Private Investment Fund)

    MAT/BED,WAM

         

    301

    H.B. No. 1731, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO HOUSING."(Housing; Public Lands)

    CPH/JHW,WAM

         

    302

    H.B. No. 1733, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO BIOLOGICAL EVIDENCE."(Crimes; Retention of Evidence; Post-Conviction Relief)

    JHW,WAM

         

    303

    H.B. No. 1737, H.D. 1

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR UNIFORM LAWS."(Uniform Laws Commission; Appropriation)

    JHW,WAM

         

    304

    H.B. No. 1738, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO COMMUNITY RESTITUTION."(Community Service; Community Restitution)

    JHW

         

    305

    H.B. No. 1739, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO DRUGS."(Attorney General; Drugs; Appropriations)

    JHW/HTH,WAM

         

    306

    H.B. No. 1745, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO REPORTS TO THE LEGISLATURE."(Judiciary; Reporting Requirements; Repeal)

    JHW,WAM

         

    307

    H.B. No. 1750

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR COMMUNITY-BASED REINTEGRATION PROGRAMS FOR FEMALE OFFENDERS TRANSITIONING FROM PRISON TO THE COMMUNITY."(Community-Based Reintegration Programs; Appropriation)

    JHW,WAM

         

    308

    H.B. No. 1756, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO PROBATE."(Wills and Trusts; Personal Representative; Trustees; Written Fee Disclosure)

    JHW

         

    309

    H.B. No. 1763, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE PENAL CODE."(Penal Code Review; Appropriation for Comprehensive Review Committee)

    JHW,WAM

         

    310

    H.B. No. 1773, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO WORKERS' COMPENSATION LAW."(Workers' Compensation Law)

    WAM

         

    311

    H.B. No. 1784, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS."(Task Force; International Affairs; Office of International Affairs)

    EIA/BED,WAM

         

    312

    H.B. No. 47, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO MOTORCYCLE AND MOTOR SCOOTER INSURANCE."(Motorcycle and Motor Scooter Insurance; Cancellation)

    CPH

         

    313

    H.B. No. 100, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE STATE BUDGET."(State budget)

    WAM

         

    314

    H.B. No. 127, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO LAND USE."(Land Use; Traditional Hawaiian Beachboy Lease)

    WLA/BED,WAM

         

    315

    H.B. No. 128, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO LAND USE."(Land Use; Hawaiian Beachboy Services)

    WLA/BED,WAM

         

    316

    H.B. No. 169, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO AGRICULTURAL INSPECTIONS."(Agricultural Inspections; Identification of Specific Articles )

    WLA/EIA

         

    317

    H.B. No. 318, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THEFT."(Theft; Felony)

    JHW

         

    318

    H.B. No. 329, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO TAX CREDITS."(Tax Credits; National Guard and Reserves; Military Dependents)

    EDM,WAM

         

    319

    H.B. No. 429, H.D. 1

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR EXPENSES OF THE 2005 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COUNTIES ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND EXPOSITION IN HONOLULU."(Counties Pkg; Appropriation for 2005 Meeting)

    IGA,WAM

         

    320

    H.B. No. 487, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO TAXATION."(Taxpayer Information; Counties)

    IGA,WAM

         

    321

    H.B. No. 551, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO PUBLIC MEETINGS."(Public Meetings)

    IGA,JHW

         

    322

    H.B. No. 555

    "MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION FOR ELECTRICITY PAYMENTS STATEWIDE."(Emergency for Electricity Payments Statewide)

    TGO,WAM

         

    323

    H.B. No. 584, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO CHARITABLE GIFT ANNUITIES."(Charitable Gift Annuities)

    CPH

         

    324

    H.B. No. 733, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO WITHHOLDING OF TAX ON THE DISPOSITION OF REAL PROPERTY BY NONRESIDENT PERSONS."(Withholding of Tax on the Disposition of Real Property)

    WAM

         

    325

    H.B. No. 771, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO SEXUAL OFFENDERS."(Repeat Sexual Offenders; Lifetime Parole)

    JHW

         

    326

    H.B. No. 785, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO MORTGAGE FORECLOSURES."(Time Share Plans; Mortgage Foreclosure by Power of Sale)

    CPH

         

    327

    H.B. No. 877, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO CRIME."(Firearms; Sentencing)

    JHW

         

    328

    H.B. No. 973, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS."(Condominiums; Managing Agent)

    CPH

         

    329

    H.B. No. 1015, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO THE DEPOSIT BEVERAGE CONTAINER PROGRAM."(Deposit Beverage Container Program; Passenger Vessel; Exemption)

    EIA/CPH/TGO,WAM

         

    330

    H.B. No. 1162, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO LIQUOR TAX."(Liquor Tax; Cooler Beverage)

    WAM

         

    331

    H.B. No. 1171, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO CRIMINAL IMPERSONATION."(Crimes; Impersonation of Another)

    JHW

         

    332

    H.B. No. 1235, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO TRAVEL ALLOWANCES."(Legislators' out-of-state travel allowance)

    WAM

         

    333

    H.B. No. 1236

    "RELATING TO THE LEGISLATURE."(Legislative Allowance)

    WAM

         

    334

    H.B. No. 1434, H.D. 3

    "RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY."(Renewable Portfolio Standards; Public Utilities; Energy)

    EIA/CPH,WAM

         

    335

    H.B. No. 1461

    "RELATING TO STATE FUNDS."(State Funds)

    WAM

         

    336

    H.B. No. 1462

    "RELATING TO THE STATE OF HAWAII."(State Budget; Deposit of State Funds in Treasury)

    WAM

         

    337

    H.B. No. 1463

    "RELATING TO STATE FINANCES."(State Finances)

    WAM

         

    338

    H.B. No. 1464

    "RELATING TO THE STATE BUDGET."(State Budget)

    WAM

         

    339

    H.B. No. 1465

    "RELATING TO TAXATION."(Taxation; Jeopardy Assessments)

    WAM

         

    340

    H.B. No. 1542, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO CONTRACTORS."(Contractors; Complaints and Investigations)

    CPH

         

    341

    H.B. No. 1666, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO STATE FUNDS."(State Funds; Allotment; Restrictions)

    WAM

         

    342

    H.B. No. 1672

    "RELATING TO THE BUDGET."(Budget Restrictions or Withholdings; Public Hearing Required)

    WAM

         

    343

    H.B. No. 1705, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO GASOLINE."(Gasoline Price Regulations; Governor's Order)

    EIA, CPH

         

    344

    H.B. No. 1715, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO CIVIL RIGHTS."(Nondiscrimination; Sexual Orientation; Gender Identity; Housing)

    JHW

         

    345

    H.B. No. 1720, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE GENERAL EXCISE TAX."(GET Exemptions/Exclusions; DoTax/DBEDT Biennial Review & Report)

    WAM

         

    346

    H.B. No. 1734, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO DRUGS."(Drug Rehabilitation Homes)

    HTH/IGA,JHW

         

    347

    H.B. No. 1747, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO CAMPAIGNS."(Campaign Spending; Campaign Contributions; Limitations)

    JHW,WAM

         

    348

    H.B. No. 1760, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO SOLID WASTE."(Disposal of Solid Waste)

    EIA/IGA

         

    349

    H.B. No. 20

    "RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII."(UH; Autonomy)

    HRE,WAM

         

    350

    H.B. No. 59

    "RELATING TO FAMILY CHILD CARE."(Family Child Care Home; Minors)

    HMS,JHW

         

    351

    H.B. No. 1442, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO LATERAL PUBLIC ACCESS."(Lateral Public Access; Shoreline)

    WLA,JHW

         
         
  6. Senate Communications: No(s). 1
  7.  

    Notice to Governor dated March 10, 2005, transmitting the following bills which propose amendments to the Hawaii Constitution:

    REFERRAL

         

    1

    S.B. No. 255, S.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE ATTORNEY GENERAL."

    JOURNAL

     

    S.B. No. 995

    "PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE VI, SECTION 3, OF THE HAWAII CONSTITUTION TO REMOVE THE MANDATORY RETIREMENT AGE FOR STATE JUSTICES AND JUDGES."

     
     

    S.B. No. 1256

    "PROPOSING A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE X, SECTION 6, OF THE HAWAII CONSTITUTION TO MODIFY THE APPOINTMENT PROCESS FOR THE BOARD OF REGENTS."

     
     

    S.B. No. 1533

    "PROPOSING A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE X, SECTION 2, OF THE HAWAII CONSTITUTION TO THE COMPOSITION OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION."

     
     

    S.B. No. 1742

    "PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE VI, SECTION 4, OF THE HAWAII CONSTITUTION RELATING TO THE JUDICIAL SELECTION COMMISSION."

     

     

  8. Judiciary Communications: None
  9. Introduction of Measures
  10. Standing Committee Reports: No(s). 1003-1009
  11. 1003

    (One Day Notice)

    (HMS)

    G.M. No. 173

    "Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Commission on Fatherhood, Gubernatorial Nominee, ANDRES A. BACLIG JR., for a term to expire 06-30-2005."

    (Recommends Senate Consent to Nomination)

         
         

    1003

    (One Day Notice)

    (HMS)

    G.M. No. 174

    "Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Commission on Fatherhood, Gubernatorial Nominee, SANANDA K. BAZ, for a term to expire 06-30-2005."

    (Recommends Senate Consent to Nomination)

         
         

    1003

    (One Day Notice)

    (HMS)

    G.M. No. 175

    "Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Commission on Fatherhood, Gubernatorial Nominee, BERNARD P. CARVALHO JR., for a term to expire 06-30-2005."

    (Recommends Senate Consent to Nomination)

         
         

    1003

    (One Day Notice)

    (HMS)

    G.M. No. 177

    "Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Commission on Fatherhood, Gubernatorial Nominee, MICHAEL KRAMER, for a term to expire 06-30-2005."

    (Recommends Senate Consent to Nomination)

         
         

    1003

    (One Day Notice)

    (HMS)

    G.M. No. 178

    "Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Commission on Fatherhood, Gubernatorial Nominee, STEVEN NAKAOKA, for a term to expire 06-30-2005."

    (Recommends Senate Consent to Nomination)

         
         

    1003

    (One Day Notice)

    (HMS)

    G.M. No. 179

    "Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Commission on Fatherhood, Gubernatorial Nominee, MARIKA RIPKE Ph.D, for a term to expire 06-30-2005."

    (Recommends Senate Consent to Nomination)

         
         

    1003

    (One Day Notice)

    (HMS)

    G.M. No. 180

    "Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Commission on Fatherhood, Gubernatorial Nominee, SYLVIA H.L. YUEN Ph.D, for a term to expire 06-30-2005."

    (Recommends Senate Consent to Nomination)

         
         

    1004

    (One Day Notice)

    (MAT)

    G.M. No. 283

    "Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Hawaii Television and Film Development Board, Gubernatorial Nominee, HEATHER HAUNANI GIUGNI, for a term to expire 06-30-2008."

    (Recommends Senate Consent to Nomination)

         
         

    1005

    (HTH)

    S.C.R. No. 29, S.D. 1

    "REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ASSESS THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL EFFECTS OF REQUIRING HEALTH INSURERS TO OFFER COVERAGE FOR THE EARLY DETECTION OF PROSTATE CANCER."

    (Recommends referral to CPH)

         
         

    1006

    (One Day Notice)

    (HMS/HTH)

    S.C.R. No. 16, S.D. 1

    "REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH BRANCH, TO STUDY THE ROLE OF GESTATIONAL ENVIRONMENTS, GENTLE BIRTHING PRACTICES, DOMESTIC HARMONY AWARENESS, AND APPROPRIATE AND SUFFICIENT TOUCH AND THEIR CONNECTION TO PUBLIC POLICY CONCERNS THAT INCLUDE SUBSTANCE ABUSE, ALCOHOLISM, AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE." (AMENDED TITLE)

    (Recommends Adoption)

         
         

    1007

    (HTH)

    S.B. No. 1467, S.D. 1

    "RELATING TO HEALTH INSURANCE."

    (Recommends passage on SECOND READING and recommittal to HTH)

         
         

    1008

    (One Day Notice)

    (TSM/BED)

    S.C.R. No. 40, S.D. 1

    "REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM, AND THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO CONDUCT A CARRYING CAPACITY STUDY."

    (Recommends Adoption)

         
         

    1009

    (One Day Notice)

    (TSM/BED)

    S.R. No. 15, S.D. 1

    "REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM TO CONDUCT A CARRYING CAPACITY STUDY WITH THE SUPPORT OF THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY."

    (Recommends Adoption)

         
         
         

    ORDER OF THE DAY

  12. Deferred Matters Referral
  13. HSE. COM. NO.

     

    REFERRAL

         

    82

    H.B. No. 109, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO LAND USE COMMISSION."(Land Use; Farm Dwellings)

    WLA/CPH, JHW

         

    83

    H.B. No. 138, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO BOOKMOBILES."(Bookmobiles)

    EDM, WAM

         

    84

    H.B. No. 140, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES."(TANF Funds; Medicaid Waivers; Legislative Oversight)

    HMS, WAM

         

    85

    H.B. No. 180

    "RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYEES."(Compensation and benefit packages; Excluded employees)

    LBR, WAM

         

    86

    H.B. No. 434

    "MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR CAREER CRIMINAL PROSECUTION UNITS AND VICTIM WITNESS ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS."(Grants-in-aid; Counties; Career Criminal Prosecution Units; Victim Witness Assistance Programs)

    JHW/IGA, WAM

         

    87

    H.B. No. 465, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO THE BOARDS OF REGISTRATION."(Boards of Registration; DAGS)

    TGO, WAM

         

    88

    H.B. No. 488

    "RELATING TO CORRECTIONS."(Corrections; Work Release Programs for Women)

    JHW, WAM

         

    89

    H.B. No. 497, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO UNCOLLECTIBLE ACCOUNTS."(Judiciary; Uncollectible Accounts)

    JHW, WAM

         

    90

    H.B. No. 531

    "RELATING TO MANAGEMENT OF STATE FUNDS."(State Funds; Linked Investments)

    WAM

         

    91

    H.B. No. 556

    "MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION FOR WIRELESS ENHANCED 911."(Emergency Appropriation for Wireless Enhanced 911)

    CPH, WAM

         

    92

    H.B. No. 683, H.D. 1

    "MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH FOR THE ADULT MENTAL HEALTH DIVISION."(Emergency appropriation)

    HTH, WAM

         

    93

    H.B. No. 685

    "RELATING TO WIRELESS ENHANCED 911 SERVICE."(Wireless Enhanced 911 Service)

    JHW

         

    94

    H.B. No. 760

    "RELATING TO PUBLIC ACCESS TO BEACHES."(Shoreline; Public Access; Appropriation)

    WLA, WAM

         

    95

    H.B. No. 842

    "AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF BONDS FOR EDUCATION PURPOSES."(Education; Bond Authorization)

    EDM, WAM

         

    96

    H.B. No. 1029

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE."(Appropriation; Hawaii Veterans' Newsletter)

    EDM, WAM

         

    97

    H.B. No. 1118

    "RELATING TO NURSES."(Prescriptive Authority for Nurses)

    HTH, CPH

         

    98

    H.B. No. 1206, H.D. 1

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR CIVIL DEFENSE."(Making an appropriation for Civil Defense)

    TGO, WAM

         

    99

    H.B. No. 1207, H.D. 1

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR EMERGENCY SHELTER RETROFITTING."(General obligation bonds; Emergency Shelters Retrofitting)

    TGO/CPH, WAM

         

    100

    H.B. No. 1224

    "RELATING TO TAXATION."(Taxation; Collection; Refund)

    WAM

         

    101

    H.B. No. 1301, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES."(Coqui Frog Eradication)

    EIA, WAM

         

    102

    H.B. No. 1387

    "MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR STATE CIVIL DEFENSE POSITIONS."(Civil Defense; Appropriation)

    TGO, WAM

         

    103

    H.B. No. 1554, H.D. 2

    "RELATING TO LEASEHOLD CONVERSION."(Leasehold Conversion; Taxation; Income)

    CPH, WAM

         

    104

    H.B. No. 1668

    "RELATING TO STATE BONDS."(State Bonds)

    WAM

         

    105

    H.B. No. 1709

    "RELATING TO CRIMINAL PROPERTY DAMAGE."(Crimes; Property Damage)

    JHW

         

    106

    H.B. No. 1713, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO CAMPAIGN SPENDING."(Campaign Spending; Comprehensive Public Funding)

    JHW, WAM

         

    107

    H.B. No. 1721

    "RELATING TO LOW-INCOME HOUSEHOLD RENTERS."(Tax Credit; Low-Income Household Renters)

    CPH, WAM

         

    108

    H.B. No. 1740, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO ELECTRONIC VOTING."(Electronic Voting; Requirements; Election Fraud)

    JHW, WAM

         

    109

    H.B. No. 1746, H.D. 1

    "RELATING TO ELECTIONS."(Elections)

    JHW, WAM

         
         
  14. Re-Referrals
  15. RE-REFERRALS FOR THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2005

         

    H.B. NO.

    TITLE

    RE-REFERRAL

         

    501, H.D. 1

    RELATING TO SMALL CLAIMS COURT.

    (Small Claims Court) (JHW/CPH)

    JHW

         
         

    624

    MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION FOR COLLECTIVE BARGAINING COST ITEMS FOR PUBLIC EMPLOYEES.

    (Collective Bargaining Items; Public Employees) (LBR, WAM)

    WAM

         

    S.C.R. NO.

    TITLE

    RE-REFERRAL

         

    27

    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.

    (Traffic Study and Plan; South Kona) (EDM/IGA, WAM)

    TGO, WAM

         

    46

    RECOGNIZING THE FLAG OF THE FORMER REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM AS A HERITAGE AND FREEDOM FLAG OF THE VIETNAMESE-AMERICAN COMMUNITY OF THE STATE OF HAWAII.

    (Flag of Former Republic of Vietnam as Heritage & Freedom Flag) (EIA/MAT)

    EIA/EDM

         

    50

    REQUESTING A REVIEW OF METHODOLOGIES USED FOR CONTROLLING NON-NATIVE GAME ANIMALS IN HAWAII'S FOREST AREAS.

    (DLNR; Hawaii Forests; Non-Native Animal Control) (WLA/HRE/IGA)

    WLA

         

    51

    REQUESTING A REVIEW AND ANALYSIS OF THE ISSUES SURROUNDING THE SHORELINE CERTIFICATION PROCESS FOR THE PURPOSE OF ESTABLISHING SHORELINE SETBACKS.

    (DLNR; Shoreline Certifications; Review.) (WLA/BED/HRE)

    WLA

         

    S.R. NO.

    TITLE

    RE-REFERRAL

         

    14

    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.

    (Traffic Study and Plan; South Kona) (EDM/IGA, WAM)

    TGO, WAM

         

    26

    REQUESTING A REVIEW OF METHODOLOGIES USED FOR CONTROLLING NON-NATIVE GAME ANIMALS IN HAWAII'S FOREST AREAS.

    (DLNR; Hawaii Forests; Non-Native Animal Control) (WLA/HRE/IGA)

    WLA

         

    27

    REQUESTING A REVIEW AND ANALYSIS OF THE ISSUES SURROUNDING THE SHORELINE CERTIFICATION PROCESS FOR THE PURPOSE OF ESTABLISHING SHORELINE SETBACKS.

    (DLNR; Shoreline Certifications; Review.) (WLA/BED/HRE)

    WLA

         
         
  16. Miscellaneous Communications: None
  17. Miscellaneous Business
  18. Announcements
  19. Committee Hearing Schedule:

    COMMITTEE

    DATE & TIME

    ROOM

    JHW

    3/11/2005 9:00 AM

    229

    WAM

    3/11/2005 9:00 AM

    211

    EDM/HTH

    3/11/2005 2:00 PM

    225

    HTH

    3/11/2005 2:45 PM

    016

    JHW

    3/14/2005 9:00 AM

    229

    TGO

    3/14/2005 1:15 PM

    224

    CPH

    3/15/2005 9:00 AM

    016

    JHW

    3/15/2005 9:00 AM

    229

    CPH

    3/16/2005 9:00 AM

    016

    TGO

    3/16/2005 1:15 PM

    224

    WLA

    3/16/2005 2:45 PM

    212

    CPH

    3/17/2005 9:00 AM

    016

    JHW

    3/29/2005 9:00 AM

    229

  20. Adjournment