HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2016

 

COMMITTEE ON WATER & LAND

Rep. Ryan I. Yamane, Chair

Rep. Ty J.K. Cullen, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Cindy Evans

Rep. Scott Y. Nishimoto

Rep. Kaniela Ing

Rep. Calvin K.Y. Say

Rep. Chris Lee

Rep. Feki Pouha

Rep. Nicole E. Lowen

Rep. Cynthia Thielen

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Monday, March 21, 2016

TIME:

10:00 am

PLACE:

Conference Room 325

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 2816, SD1

(SSCR2576)

Status

RELATING TO CRIMINAL TRESPASS.

Adds the offense of criminal trespass onto state lands to part II of chapter 708, Hawaii Revised Statutes, and amends criminal trespass in the second degree to include and apply to agricultural property owned by the government that is not fenced, enclosed or otherwise secured in a manner designed to exclude intruders but has appropriate signage giving notice that the property is government property and that trespassing is prohibited. Takes effect on 1/7/2059. Repeals on 1/1/2021. (SD1)

 

WAL, JUD

HCR 195 / HR 141 /

Status / Status

REQUESTING THAT THE STATE REPAIR AND STRONGLY CONSIDER INSTALLING WATER FOUNTAINS IN THE STATE CAPITOL REFLECTING POOLS TO EFFECTIVELY CLEAN THE POOLS, REDUCE COSTS, AND ENHANCE THE HISTORIC VALUE OF THE CAPITOL DISTRICT.

 

 

WAL, LMG, FIN

HCR 121

Status

URGING SUPPORT FOR THE HAWAIIAN LEGACY REFORESTATION INITIATIVE.

 

 

WAL, FIN

HCR 58

Status

AUTHORIZING AMENDMENT OF PERPETUAL NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT FOR MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OF EXISTING SEAWALL AND LANDSCAPING OF EASEMENT AREA AT LAHAINA ON THE ISLAND OF MAUI.

 

 

WAL, FIN

HCR 10

Status

URGING VARIOUS GOVERNMENT ENTITIES WHO MANAGE AND OWN LAND AROUND EACH OF THE PLANNED RAIL TRANSIT STATIONS TO CONSIDER AND INCLUDE IN DEVELOPMENT DISCUSSIONS, TO THE GREATEST EXTENT POSSIBLE, AFFORDABLE HOUSING, CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES, ELDERLY SERVICES, AND OTHER BENEFICIAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE PEOPLE OF HAWAII.

 

 

WAL, FIN

HCR 13

Status

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 41-648 INOAOLE STREET, WAIMANALO, HAWAII.

 

 

WAL, FIN

HCR 14

Status

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 47-394 KEOHAPA PLACE, KANEOHE, HAWAII.

 

 

WAL, FIN

HCR 15

Status

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 95-029 KUAHELANI AVENUE, NO. 128, MILILANI, HAWAII.

 

 

WAL, FIN

HCR 16

Status

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 94-946 MEHEULA PARKWAY, NO. 264, MILILANI, HAWAII.

 

 

WAL, FIN

HCR 22 / HR 4 /

Status / Status

SUPPORTING GAME MAMMAL, GAME BIRD, AND FISHING RESOURCES IN ORDER TO PROMOTE SUSTAINABILITY AND FOOD SECURITY AND TO PRESERVE LONG STANDING LOCAL AND CULTURAL PRACTICES.

 

 

WAL, FIN

HCR 35

Status

REQUESTING A REEVALUATION OF THE ALA WAI CANAL PROJECT DRAFT FEASIBILITY STUDY WITH INTEGRATED ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT.

 

 

WAL, FIN

HCR 178 / HR 128 /

Status / Status

URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO PRESERVE PUEO HABITAT AREAS ON THE EWA PLAINS AND CONDUCT AN EXTENSIVE PUEO HABITAT INVENTORY.

 

 

WAL, FIN

HCR 34

(HSCR1032-16)

Status

REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO EXAMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF DECOMMISSIONING THE ANIMAL QUARANTINE STATION IN HALAWA VALLEY.

 

 

AGR, WAL

 

 

 

 

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

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Rep. Ryan I. Yamane

Chair