Bills Pending Hawaii House Agriculture Committee

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HISCR165EngrossRequesting The Office Of Planning To Establish An Agricultural Housing Task Force To Study Existing County And State Laws, Rules, And Processes To Plan For The Construction Of On-farm Employee Housing Within The State Agricultural District.
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2019-04-12
To House Agriculture Committee
HISCR126EngrossUrging 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.
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2019-04-05
To House Agriculture Committee
HISCR157EngrossRequesting The Department Of Agriculture To Develop A Sustainable Food Security Strategic Plan And Prepare An Annual Report To The Legislature.
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2019-04-03
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHCR76IntroRequesting The Director Of The Office Of Planning To Establish Within The Office Of Planning An Agricultural Housing Task Force.
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2019-03-22
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHR74IntroRequesting The Director Of The Office Of Planning To Establish Within The Office Of Planning An Agricultural Housing Task Force.
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2019-03-22
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHCR136IntroRequesting The Auditor To Assess The Proposed Regulation Of Pet Boarding Facilities.
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2019-03-21
To House Agriculture Committee
HISB651EngrossGives the Board of Agriculture authority to decide on a case-by-case basis which entities qualify for a non-agricultural park lease. Establishes certain conditions and qualifications that must be met in order for the Board to deem an entity eligible ...
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2019-03-20
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHR79IntroRequesting The Department Of Agriculture To Develop A Sustainable Food Security Strategic Plan And Prepare An Annual Report To The Legislature.
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2019-03-14
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHR130IntroUrging The County Of Hawaii To Adopt Legislation Authorizing And Promoting Agritourism In The County Of Hawaii.
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2019-03-14
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHCR141IntroUrging The County Of Hawaii To Adopt Legislation Authorizing And Promoting Agritourism In The County Of Hawaii.
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2019-03-14
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHCR81IntroRequesting The Department Of Agriculture To Develop A Sustainable Food Security Strategic Plan And Prepare An Annual Report To The Legislature.
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2019-03-14
To House Agriculture Committee
HISB940EngrossGrants county agencies the explicit right to enter property to investigate agricultural buildings and structures for violations of, and compliance with, building permit and code exemption qualifications. (SD1)
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2019-03-13
To House Agriculture Committee
HISB694EngrossRequires that food scales be approved for use, accurate, and properly licensed by the department of agriculture as a commercial measuring device and that indicate the price of the item being weighed. Exempts farmers' markets. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1...
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2019-03-13
To House Agriculture Committee
HISB941EngrossRequires an owner or occupier of agricultural land to notify the Land Use Commission of the agricultural uses for which land was subdivided. Grants the Commission enforcement authority over conditions, restrictions, uses, and subdivision of agricultu...
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2019-03-07
To House Agriculture Committee
HISB1064EngrossProhibits, in any county where one-third or less of the county's land is classified in the state agricultural land use district, the following: the creation of a condominium property regime on agricultural land twenty-five acres or greater; an existi...
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2019-03-07
To House Agriculture Committee
HISB523EngrossCreates the invasive species rapid response special fund. Adds 10 full-time equivalent (10.0 FTE) positions to the Department of Land and Natural Resources per the Hawaii interagency biosecurity plan. Adds 4 full-time equivalent (4.0 FTE) positions t...
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2019-03-07
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB871IntroRequires the Auditor to conduct a management and financial audit of the Agribusiness Development Corporation.
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2019-02-13
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB595IntroAppropriates funds to the Agribusiness Development Corporation for the purchase of a parcel of Molokai Dow DuPont Pioneer Land, tax map key number (2)5-2-11-7.
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2019-02-11
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB127IntroClassifies allowing an animal under a person's care or control to drop fecal matter on public or private property as littering. Subjects any violator to a civil penalty of $500 for each occurrence.
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2019-02-08
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB930IntroProhibits a pet store operator from selling a dog, cat, or rabbit unless the dog, cat, or rabbit was obtained from certain humane sources.
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2019-02-08
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB1281IntroProhibits the confinement of specified animals in a cruel manner and prohibits business owners and operators from selling those animals. Prohibits slaughtering cats and dogs for human consumption to conform to federal law.
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2019-02-08
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB716IntroProhibits the importation of dangerous wild animals for exhibition in a circus, carnival, or other live animal act or performance.
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2019-02-08
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB24IntroEstablishes the criminal offense of sexual assault of an animal. Provides for impoundment and forfeiture of a sexually assaulted animal.
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2019-02-08
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB536IntroAuthorizes the sale of raw milk and raw milk products with restrictions.
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2019-02-06
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB872IntroProhibits the use of glyphosate herbicides on or within 100 feet of a school during normal hours.
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2019-02-06
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB1504IntroMakes void the existing administrative rules of the industrial hemp pilot program.
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2019-02-06
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB104IntroAuthorizes recreational athletic venues and cultural activities on existing golf courses within agricultural districts.
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2019-02-01
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB1575IntroProhibits the use of any pesticide use unless the user is certified by the Department of Agriculture. Requires DOA to include an educational component in the pesticide use certification process.
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2019-02-01
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB833IntroMakes an appropriation to the University of Hawaii College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources for research and prevention of the spread of ornamental ginger pathogens.
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2019-01-28
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB1066IntroRequires at least fifty percent of crops developed by Agribusiness Development Corporation (ADC) to be distributed to local markets, and requires at least fifty percent of lands managed by ADC to be leased for operations that support local food produ...
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2019-01-28
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB939IntroPrevents re-licensing of previously violative entities, requires landowner consent to hemp growth on the land prior to licensure, and allows the Chairperson of the Board of Agriculture to limit the number of licenses allotted for proper program manag...
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2019-01-28
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB940IntroEstablishes a new agricultural enterprise program within the department of agriculture to plan, design, construct, operate, manage, maintain, repair, demolish, and remove infrastructure on any lands under the jurisdiction of the department, to suppor...
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2019-01-28
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB1510IntroAuthorizes an applicable county planning commission to issue special permits for agricultural villages without approval from the Land Use Commission.
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2019-01-28
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB1065IntroDeletes the provision authorizing the issuance of a written warning notice for a first violation of Hawaii's pesticide laws. Increases the administrative penalties. Enhances the criminal penalties for violations involving bodily injury.
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2019-01-28
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB771IntroAppropriates funds for operational expenses for revitalizing the aquaculture development program within the department of agriculture.
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2019-01-28
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB633IntroLimits the use of tethers and certain other types of restraints that are known to endanger dogs or prevent dogs from receiving necessary sustenance. Allows tethering for not more than twenty-four consecutive hours but only by means of a chest harness...
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2019-01-24
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB637IntroAuthorizes the department of education and Hawaii community development authority to develop programs that provide incentives to establish gardens on school campuses and within housing projects and communities.
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2019-01-24
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB617IntroCodifies provisions of Board of Agriculture rules that prohibit the importation of dangerous wild animals into the State except for research, medical, or scientific purposes as determined by the board; for exhibition in government zoos or government-...
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2019-01-24
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB642IntroAllows agricultural tourism activities including short-term vacation rentals in counties with a population between 150,000 and 500,000.
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2019-01-24
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB43IntroShort form bill relating to agriculture.
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2019-01-22
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB44IntroShort form bill relating to agriculture.
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2019-01-22
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB237IntroEstablishes a community food forest program in the Department of Land and Natural Resources to work collaboratively with local government and community organizations to provide sources of healthy food statewide.
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2019-01-22
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB47IntroShort form bill relating to agriculture.
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2019-01-22
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB46IntroShort form bill relating to agriculture.
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2019-01-22
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB45IntroShort form bill relating to agriculture.
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2019-01-22
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB215IntroAppropriates funds to the Department of Health (DOH) to purchase and rent traps for feral chickens and roosters to residents for a nominal fee. Authorizes DOH to contract with eligible entities to administer the program. Imposes a 1:1 match requireme...
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2019-01-22
To House Agriculture Committee
HIHB266IntroLegalizes hemp to the extent legalized under federal law. Imposes a penalty for the production of hemp unless produced as authorized under federal law or under the state industrial hemp pilot program. Requires the Chairperson of Agriculture to prepar...
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2019-01-22
To House Agriculture Committee
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