Bills Pending Hawaii House Human Services & Homelessness Committee

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HIHCR35IntroRequesting The Auditor To Conduct A Comprehensive And Management Audit Of Each Contract That Exceeds $1,000,000 And Has Been Entered Into During The Past Five Years Between The Department Of Human Services And Any Domestic Violence Nonprofit Organiza...
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2019-03-22
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHR38IntroRequesting The Auditor To Conduct A Comprehensive And Management Audit Of Each Contract That Exceeds $1,000,000 And Has Been Entered Into During The Past Five Years Between The Department Of Human Services And Any Domestic Violence Nonprofit Organiza...
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2019-03-22
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHCR203IntroRequesting The Department Of Human Services To Examine The Implementation Of Act 217, Session Laws Of Hawaii 2018, Regarding Misrepresentation Of Service Animals.
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2019-03-22
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHCR87IntroUrging The Executive Office On Aging To Work With The University Of Hawaii Center On Aging To Establish An Active Aging Initiative And Active Aging Advisory Committee.
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2019-03-22
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HIHR183IntroRequesting The Department Of Human Services To Examine The Implementation Of Act 217, Session Laws Of Hawaii 2018, Regarding Misrepresentation Of Service Animals.
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2019-03-22
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HIHR84IntroUrging The Executive Office On Aging To Work With The University Of Hawaii Center On Aging To Establish An Active Aging Initiative And Active Aging Advisory Committee.
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2019-03-22
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHR186IntroRequesting That The Department Of Health Convene A Task Force To Examine How A Statewide Use Of Domestic Violence Assessments And Response Protocols By Emergency Medical Services Personnel Can Help To Strengthen The State's Overall Response To Domest...
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2019-03-22
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHCR207IntroRequesting That The Department Of Health Convene A Task Force To Examine How A Statewide Use Of Domestic Violence Assessments And Response Protocols By Emergency Medical Services Personnel Can Help To Strengthen The State's Overall Response To Domest...
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2019-03-22
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HIHCR130IntroRequesting The Hawaii Development Disabilities Council To Convene A Working Group To Coordinate All Services Provided To Individuals With Intellectual And Developmental Disabilities And Their Families.
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2019-03-14
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHR189IntroRequesting The Auditor To Conduct A Comprehensive Performance And Management Audit Of The Child Welfare Services Branch Of The Department Of Human Services.
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2019-03-14
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHCR210IntroRequesting The Auditor To Conduct A Comprehensive Performance And Management Audit Of The Child Welfare Services Branch Of The Department Of Human Services.
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2019-03-14
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HIHCR72IntroRequesting The Department Of Human Services To Examine The Implementation Of Act 217, Session Laws Of Hawaii 2018, Regarding Misrepresentation Of Service Animals.
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2019-03-14
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HIHR120IntroRequesting The Hawaii Development Disabilities Council To Convene A Working Group To Coordinate All Services Provided To Individuals With Intellectual And Developmental Disabilities And Their Families.
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2019-03-14
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HIHCR213IntroRequesting The Auditor To Conduct Management And Financial Audits Of Medicaid Home And Community Based Services Waiver Recipients.
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2019-03-14
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HISB1022EngrossEstablishes a Child Welfare Services Task Force to review the Child Welfare Services Branch of the Department of Human Services and examine best practices that will help to improve child care safety through the Branch. Requires report to Legislature....
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2019-03-07
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HISB419EngrossRaises the minimum age requirement to enter into marriage from sixteen to eighteen years of age. Removes the parental consent and written approval by the family court requirements for a minor to marry. Requires, rather than permits, the family court ...
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2019-03-07
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HISB574EngrossEstablishes that every judgment for child support is enforceable until paid in full.
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2019-03-07
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HISB1029EngrossRequires the policy advisory board for elder affairs to establish quorum requirements through its bylaws and post its bylaws on the executive office on aging's website. Specifies that a majority of currently serving members, but no fewer than eight, ...
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2019-03-07
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HISB1024EngrossAppropriates funds to the Department of Health for the aging and disability resource center. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2019-03-07
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HISB1026EngrossAppropriates funds for the Healthy Aging Partnership Program to further the program's role in improving the health and well-being of Hawaii's kupuna. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2019-03-07
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HISB569EngrossIncludes programs and activities that also receive federal financial assistance within the meaning of programs and activities receiving state financial assistance. Reiterates the legislature's intent of ensuring non-discriminatory access to State fin...
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2019-03-07
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHB284IntroRequires the DHS to compile information regarding employers with employees who receive public assistance and to submit an annual report to the Legislature on the 50 employers with the highest number of employees receiving public assistance. Requires ...
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2019-02-08
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHB737IntroRequires Med-QUEST to seek a state plan waiver to establish a home and community-based services program for individuals with an autism spectrum disorder.
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2019-02-01
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHB1010IntroClarifies that the exemption from payment of parking fees is an exception for drivers who are unable to reach or operate a parking meter or unattended pay station because of a physical disability, and who display a distinguishing parking device, code...
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2019-01-30
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHB659IntroEstablishes unspecified time limits in which the Director of Human Services (DHS) can recover Medicaid overpayments made to providers and DHS can recover public assistance overpayments made to recipients, under certain circumstances.
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2019-01-30
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HIHB827IntroRequires the director of finance, after June 30, 2020, to deposit all medicaid funds (program ID HMS401) into interest-bearing accounts operated by credit union depositories.
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2019-01-28
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HIHB1411IntroProhibits child custody determinations from being based solely on a disability of a parent.
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2019-01-28
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHB1454IntroRequires the department of human services to implement an earned income disregard program as an intermediate step to implementing a medicaid buy-in program. Requires reports to the legislature. Takes effect upon approval by the governor and Centers f...
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2019-01-28
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHB905IntroRequires the court to appoint counsel to indigent parents and to make every effort to do so at the first hearing attended by the parent.
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2019-01-28
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HIHB1001IntroRequires the Department of Human Services to use an integrated and multigenerational approach to delivering human services to reduce the incidence of intergenerational poverty and dependence on public benefits.
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2019-01-28
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HIHB790IntroRaises the minimum age requirement to enter into marriage from sixteen to eighteen years of age. Removes the parental consent and written approval by the family court requirements for a minor to marry. Requires, rather than permits, the family court ...
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2019-01-28
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHB904IntroProvides that a minor may consent to emergency shelter if a provider of no cost emergency shelter and services is coordinating with child welfare service.
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2019-01-28
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HIHB806IntroEstablishes in the department of the attorney general a child abuse investigation unit. Allows the department of the attorney general to intervene in adjudications in family court. Enacts the Uniform Child Witness Testimony by Alternative Methods Act...
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2019-01-28
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HIHB1004IntroPermits individual non-justice vocational programs within the purview of the Office of Youth Services to engage in commercial enterprises, including the sales of goods and services, for self-sustainability purposes.
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2019-01-28
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HIHB1238IntroRequires the family court to terminate parental rights if the court determines, by clear and convincing evidence, that a natural parent committed sexual assault of the other natural parent; the child was conceived as a result of the sexual assault by...
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2019-01-28
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HIHB1005IntroExempts the spouse and child abuse special fund from the central services assessment and administrative expense assessment. Amends the spouse and child abuse special fund to allow reimbursements received from the U.S. Department of Health and Human S...
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2019-01-28
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHB1567IntroEstablishes the fifteen-year Hale Kokua Project and Hale Kokua Special Fund under the Department of Human Services with the aim of incentivizing homeowners to provide rental units to homeless persons. Amends the basis and rate of tax, and disposition...
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2019-01-28
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HIHB906IntroRestores basic adult dental health benefits to Medicaid enrollees. Appropriates funds for this purpose.
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2019-01-28
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HIHB1003IntroContinues the nursing facility sustainability program for two additional years. Appropriates funds out of the nursing facility sustainability program special fund for fiscal years 2019-2020 and 2020-2021.
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2019-01-28
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHB840IntroRequires the Department of Human Services to include the name of the beneficiary of supplemental nutrition and assistance program (SNAP) benefits on each electronic benefits transfer card. Requires a photo identification to be presented when an elect...
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2019-01-28
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HIHB876IntroDirects the department of human services to develop and implement residential campgrounds for the homeless.
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2019-01-28
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HIHB787IntroMakes an appropriation to the department of human services to restore adult dental benefits to medicaid enrollees. Requires federal matching funds.
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2019-01-28
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHB1213IntroRequires that the Department of Land and Natural Resources in consultation with the Department of Human Services, post signs in parks and beaches from Kalaeloa to Makaha displaying telephone numbers and hotline numbers of county and state agencies th...
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2019-01-28
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHB1060IntroEstablishes the felony offense of persistent nonsupport in the first degree when a person knowingly and persistently fails to provide support to a child, spouse, or other dependent to whom the person has a legal obligation of support for five years o...
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2019-01-28
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHB882IntroAppropriates funds to the Department of Human Services for the Coordinated Statewide Homeless Initiative. Requires the Department to procure the services of a master contractor to manage subcontracts and expenditures for services provided through the...
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2019-01-28
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HIHB1006IntroCorrects an error in Act 176, Session Laws of Hawaii 2018; clarifies that section 350-2(f), Hawaii Revised Statutes, applies to exempt child care facilities.
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2019-01-28
To House Human Services & Homelessness Committee
HIHB1128IntroRequires the Department of Human Services to establish, construct, and operate a transitional shelter comprising micro units beneath the Nimitz Viaduct or other areas on the island of Oahu, and to submit a report on the establishment of the transitio...
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2019-01-28
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HIHB1323IntroAppropriates funds to the Department of Human Services for the purchase of food and other home supplies, exempt from chapters 103D and 103F, Hawaii Revised Statutes, by nonprofits that provide food and other home goods to people in need in the State.
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2019-01-28
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HIHB1145IntroRequires the Department of Human Services and the Department of Health to disperse grant-in-aid funds to recipient organizations within ninety days of the effective date of the legislation awarding the grant. Allows the Department of Human Services a...
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2019-01-28
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HIHB749IntroExtends the nursing facility sustainability fee program to 2021. Allows the nursing facility sustainability fee to be used to enhance capitated rates for the purpose of paying quality incentives. Increases the nursing facility sustainability fee limi...
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2019-01-28
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