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HISCR167IntroRequesting The Establishment Of A Task Force To Study The Feasibility Of Legalizing Sports Gambling.
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2019-03-22
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISCR57IntroRequesting The Department Of Business, Economic Development, And Tourism To Conduct A Study On Population Decline In The State.
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2019-03-22
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISR133IntroRequesting The Establishment Of A Task Force To Study The Feasibility Of Legalizing Sports Gambling.
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2019-03-22
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISCR88IntroUrging The Department Of Budget And Finance To Examine Participation By The State In The Powerball And Mega Millions Multistate Lottery Games And The Allocation Of The Income From Those Games To The General Fund.
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2019-03-22
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISCR196IntroRequesting That The Department Of Business, Economic Development, And Tourism Convene An International Moon Base Alliance Committee To Provide Recommendations And Guidance For The Development Of Evolvable Lunar Architecture On The Island Of Hawaii.
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2019-03-22
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISR159IntroRequesting That The Department Of Business, Economic Development, And Tourism Convene An International Moon Base Alliance Committee To Provide Recommendations And Guidance For The Development Of Evolvable Lunar Architecture On The Island Of Hawaii.
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2019-03-22
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISR65IntroUrging The Department Of Budget And Finance To Examine Participation By The State In The Powerball And Mega Millions Multistate Lottery Games And The Allocation Of The Income From Those Games To The General Fund.
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2019-03-22
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB1497IntroAppropriates funds to the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism to provide education and support to local businesses regarding the Food and Drug Administration's industry guidance on colored sea salt.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB960IntroRequires registration of transient vacation rentals with the director of commerce and consumer affairs prior to operating or doing business in the State. Permits certain nonconforming uses of transient vacation rentals. Establishes penalties for nonc...
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2019-02-11
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB836IntroIncreases the allocation of funds from transient accommodations tax revenue to the special land and development fund to improve certain state resources and services.
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2019-02-08
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB986IntroAllows a transient accommodations broker to register as a tax collection agent for its operators and plan managers. Requires operators and plan managers to provide a statement to the transient accommodations broker confirming compliance with all appl...
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2019-02-08
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB994IntroAppropriates funds to the Hawaii technology development corporation for the small business innovation research program.
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2019-02-05
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB999IntroEstablishes the Hawaii aerospace development corporation to grow investments and job opportunities in the aerospace industry and for workforce development. Transfers all rights, powers, functions, and duties of the office of aerospace development and...
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2019-02-04
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB717IntroRequires members in planned community associations subject to HRS 421J and unit owners in condominiums subject to HRS 514B to register units leased as transient accommodations. Requires associations to submit annual reports to county planning departm...
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2019-02-01
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB1492IntroRepeals the definition of power-generating facility under the Hawaii Environmental Procedures Act. Requires an environmental assessment for actions that propose any power-generating facility that sells electricity to a utility through a power purchas...
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2019-01-31
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB1157IntroRequires the department of business, economic development, and tourism to conduct a study on potential areas of economic development, other than tourism, for the county of Hawaii and requires the department to research potential means to expand the m...
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2019-01-28
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB1180IntroAddresses deficiencies in Hawaii's fuel shortage response and energy emergency (energy assurance) statutes; provides policy guidance on preparing for, responding to, recovering from, and mitigating against any actual or potential energy supply disrup...
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2019-01-28
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB1337IntroRequires energy consumption benchmarking for all nonresidential buildings. Requires disclosure of resulting benchmarking data to a prospective property buyer, lessee, or lender.
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2019-01-28
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB1431IntroAmends the renewable energy technologies income tax credit to include commercial seawater air conditioning systems.
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2019-01-28
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB1519IntroAmends the distribution of transient accommodations tax revenues.
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2019-01-28
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB700IntroProhibits the issuance of covered source air permits for coal-burning electricity generation facilities after 2022. Prohibits the approval of new power purchase agreements for electricity generated from coal.
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB959IntroRequires DBEDT, under the Hawaii clean energy initiative program, to select and prioritize wind energy project sites using specified criteria.
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB460IntroRequires the Hawaii Tourism Authority to develop a list of unit addresses, including housing units and rental units marketed to the visitor industry for occupancy and to post the list on its website.
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB405IntroAmends the distribution of transient accommodations tax revenues by changing the amount distributed to the counties from a fixed sum to a percentage of the revenues collected.
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB401IntroRequires the Director of Taxation to make available to any county official charged with enforcing land use laws the name and addresses of any transient accommodation business registered with the Department of Taxation.
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB961IntroRequires the department of business, economic development, and tourism and the counties to identify and develop plans for critical infrastructure following a natural disaster or during a state of emergency. Requires the department of business, econom...
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB716IntroMakes it a misdemeanor for a hosting platform to collect a fee for booking services regarding transient vacation rentals that are not lawfully certified, registered, or permitted under applicable county ordinance.
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB793IntroMakes an appropriation for operating expenses of DBEDT.
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB466IntroRequires the department of business, economic development, and tourism to conduct a feasibility study in consultation with the department of agriculture on the viability of an integrated, multi-crop production system for palm-based vegetable oil for ...
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB372IntroRequires the Governor; Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism; and the Hawaii State Energy Office to develop a strategic plan that outlines benchmarks to achieve one hundred per cent renewable energy portfolio standard. Requires DB...
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB617IntroEnsures that a variance for a demand water heater may only be granted if solar water heating is impracticable or cost-prohibitive, or if no renewable energy technology system can be substituted for use as the primary energy source for heating water. ...
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB404IntroAllocates additional transient accommodations tax revenues to the counties of Kauai, Hawaii, and Maui.
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB987IntroAmends the criteria for granting a variance for solar water heater systems.
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB480IntroAllows 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 Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB957IntroRequires DBEDT, under the Hawaii clean energy initiative program, to select and prioritize wind energy project sites using specified criteria.
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2019-01-24
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB354IntroMakes advertising, including online advertising, any transient accommodation or resort time share vacation interest, plan, or unit without the proper registration identification number and proper local contact information a misdemeanor. Subjects any ...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB183IntroAllocates additional transient accommodations tax revenues to the counties of Kauai, Hawaii, and Maui. Sunsets 12/31/2030.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB184IntroProvides counties with operator names and addresses of transient accommodations contained in registration forms filed with Department of Taxation.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB257IntroRequires the Public Utilities Commission to study and recommend how to implement a smart imports program in Hawaii. Requires electric utilities to offer excess electricity to consumers during daylight hours at cost for any legal purpose beginning 1/1...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB266IntroRequires and appropriates funds for the Hawaii tourism authority to promote Hawaii's efforts to protect the environment, marine life conservation districts, and coral reefs and provide guidance on the dangers of sunscreens that contain oxybenzone and...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB34IntroRelating To Tourism. Short form bill.
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2019-01-17
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB32IntroRelating To Energy. Short form bill.
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2019-01-17
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
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