Hawaii Senator Donna Kim [D]

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HISB763EngrossRequires the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism, in consultation with the Department of Agriculture, to conduct a study to assess the impact of companies selling products in the United States using place-based marketing without...
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2019-04-24
[Hearing: Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-25-19 1:00PM in conference room 224.
HISB753EngrossAppropriates funds for operational expenses for revitalizing the Aquaculture Development Program within HDOA. (SB753 HD1)
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2019-04-24
[Hearing: Apr 25 @ 10:02 am]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-25-19 10:02AM in conference room 224.
HISB759EngrossRequires the Department of Agriculture to establish a 2-year Agricultural Theft and Vandalism Pilot Project to examine the effectiveness of prosecuting agricultural theft and agricultural vandalism in the counties of Hawaii and Maui. Appropriates fun...
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2019-04-24
[Hearing: Apr 25 @ 10:02 am]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-25-19 10:02AM in conference room 224.
HISB1037EngrossAmends the offense of abuse of family or household member by amending the type of physical abuse that constitutes strangulation to include blocking the nose and mouth or applying pressure to the chest. Clarifies that infliction of a visible bodily in...
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2019-04-24
Forty-eight (48) hours notice Friday, 04-26-19.
HISB947EngrossProhibits the disability of a parent or caregiver from being the sole factor in determining fitness as a foster parent, adoptive parent, guardian, parent seeking custody or visitation, or provider of a safe family home. (CD1)
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2019-04-24
Forty-eight (48) hours notice Friday, 04-26-19.
HISB1401EngrossProvides that a pharmacy benefit manager may not prohibit the sharing of an insured individual's cost share for a prescription drug and clinical efficacy of a more affordable alternative drug and prevents penalization of a pharmacy or pharmacist for ...
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2019-04-24
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 9:30 am]
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-25-19 9:30AM in conference room 229.
HISB1486EngrossAllows the DPS Narcotics Enforcement Division Administrator to disclose confidential information from the Electronic Prescription Accountability System to the US Department of Defense Health Agency prescription monitoring program and authorized emplo...
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2019-04-24
[Hearing: Apr 25 @ 3:35 pm]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-25-19 3:35PM in conference room 016.
HISB313EngrossMakes an appropriation for 2 full-time equivalent positions for the wayfinding education program Imiloa Astronomy Center. (SB313 HD1)
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 25 @ 2:30 pm]
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-25-19 2:30PM in conference room 329.
HISB388EngrossRequires DOE to provide specified assessments and evaluations, upon parent or guardian request, to vulnerable students exhibiting behavioral issues and to students who have been suspended for the purpose of providing appropriate services that allow t...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 3:05 pm]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 3:05PM in conference room 329.
HISB723EngrossRequires the Judiciary to post the titles of all filings and all minutes in paternity cases to the Judiciary's website after redacting any information in which an individual has a significant privacy interest, subject to certain circumstances. Establ...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 3:16 pm]
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-24-19 3:16PM in conference room 325.
HISB661EngrossGrants procurement priority for fuel cell electric vehicles for state and county vehicle purchases. Includes fuel cell electric vehicles in the definition of "electric vehicles" for purposes of parking fee exemption, high occupancy vehicle lane use, ...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 2:30 pm]
Bill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Wednesday, 04-24-19 2:30PM in conference room 325.
HISB693EngrossClarifies what pedestrians are required to do when in a crosswalk while a countdown timer is operating. (SB693 HD1)
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 1:15 pm]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 1:15PM in conference room 225.
HISB754EngrossEnacts produce safety rules in accordance with the federal Food and Drug Administration Standards for the Growing, Harvesting, Packing, and Holding of Produce for Human Consumption. (SB754 HD1)
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 10:01 am]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 10:01AM in conference room 224.
HISB762EngrossEstablishes and appropriates funds for 1 FTE P-20 agriculture education coordinator position within the University of Hawaii at Manoa College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources. Specifies duties of the coordinator and P-20 agriculture educat...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 25 @ 2:30 pm]
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-25-19 2:30PM in conference room 329.
HISB852EngrossClarifies that lost earnings, mental health treatment, counseling, and therapy are eligible for reimbursement to a crime victim as a result of a defendant's offense. (SB852 HD1)
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2019-04-23
The Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 3 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, Gates, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
HISB1048EngrossMakes confidentiality clauses in employment contracts unenforceable as to sexual harassment claims. Bans mandatory arbitration agreements as to sexual harassment claims. Makes mandatory confidentiality clauses in an arbitration agreement unenforceabl...
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2019-04-23
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 954).
HISB1039EngrossPermits persons convicted of certain prostitution offenses to file a motion to vacate the conviction if the defendant is not convicted of another offense under the Penal Code within three years of the prostitution offense and without regard to the de...
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2019-04-23
The Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, Morikawa, Wildberger, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) San Buenaventura.
HISB1297EngrossRequires an application for motor vehicle registration to include additional identifying information. Requires the counties to fine the legal or registered owner of an abandoned or derelict vehicle. Requires the legal or registered owner to have up-t...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 1:15 pm]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 1:15PM in conference room 225.
HISB1314EngrossAmends the research activity tax credit so that references to the base amount in section 41 of the Internal Revenue Code shall not apply, and credit for all qualified research expenses may be taken without regard to the amount of expenses for previou...
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2019-04-23
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 826).
HISB1442EngrossRequires the Public Utilities Commission to consider the value of improving electric power systems data access and transparency in order to make informed decisions. Establishes guiding principles. (SB1442 HD1)
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 2:00 pm]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 2:00PM in conference room 229.
HISB1436EngrossRequires the Department of Agriculture to conduct a feasibility study on the establishment of agricultural technology zones, or ag-tech zones, within the City and County of Honolulu. Appropriates funds to conduct the feasibility study. (SB1436 HD1)
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 10:01 am]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 10:01AM in conference room 224.
HISB1405EngrossEstablishes the offense of unlawful shipment of e-liquid products. Increases tobacco wholesaler or dealer license fees and retail permit fees. Increases administrative fines and criminal penalties for electronic smoking devices by persons under the a...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 9:30 am]
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-24-19 9:30AM in conference room 229.
HISB1440EngrossAuthorizes the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to assist Trevi Systems, Inc., or its related entity, Kona Coast Water LLC, to fund the planning, designing, construction, equipping, land leases, and other assets for two or more plants to des...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 25 @ 11:00 am]
Bill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Thursday, 04-25-19 11:00AM in conference room 224.
HISB1418EngrossAppropriates funds to the University of Hawaii Pamantasan Council for 4 full-time equivalent positions to promote access, diversity, and workforce development, including programs and policies related to Philippine courses and Filipino students. (SB14...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 25 @ 2:30 pm]
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-25-19 2:30PM in conference room 329.
HISB1417EngrossAppropriates funds for burial grants for qualifying Filipino-American World War II veterans to provide funeral and burial services and transportation of their remains to the Philippines. Requires funds for burial grants to not lapse to the general fu...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 2:00 pm]
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Wednesday 04-24-19 2:00PM in conference room 016.
HISB1515EngrossEstablishes the Hawaii three to six out-of-school program for grades kindergarten through twelve. Authorizes the department of education to contract with private providers to furnish out-of-school programs for grades kindergarten through twelve, cond...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 3:15 pm]
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Wednesday 04-24-19 3:15PM in conference room 329.
HISR120PassRequesting The University Of Hawaii Office Of Internal Audit To Conduct An Audit Of Various Programs At The University Of Hawaii West Oahu That Receive Extramural Funding, Including Title Iii Grant Funding.
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2019-04-23
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISCR136PassUrging The Department Of Land And Natural Resources, Division Of Forestry And Wildlife To Document The History Of Exemplary Contributions Made By Community Members, Including Kupuna, Conservationists, And Citizens.
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2019-04-23
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISB398EngrossRequires DHS and the State Procurement Office to establish and implement a training program on government procurement and other procedures to nonprofit organizations that offer homeless outreach services or manage homeless housing programs in rural a...
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2019-04-22
The Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, San Buenaventura, Cullen, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
HISB1047EngrossCreates new petty misdemeanor for the abuse of a family or household member. Repeals June 30, 2022. (SB1047 HD2)
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2019-04-22
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 949).
HISCR7PassRequesting The Department Of Human Services, In Consultation With The Department Of Public Safety, To Work With The Family Reunification Working Group And Other Community Stakeholders To Develop A Plan To Establish Visitation Centers At All State Cor...
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2019-04-22
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISB1020EngrossAppropriates funds to the Hawaii Public Housing Authority for its Rent Supplement Program to assist families at imminent risk of homelessness due to domestic violence with obtaining and maintaining permanent housing. (SB1020 HD1)
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2019-04-22
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 1:15 pm]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 1:15PM in conference room 423.
HISB197EnrollExempts candidates who are deemed elected, running unopposed, or unsuccessful after a primary or special primary election from the prohibition on donating excess campaign funds for charitable or scholarship purposes before the general election date. ...
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2019-04-18
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB856EngrossRequires the Auditor to perform an operational audit of the academic and financial plans of the Department of Education. Requires the Department of Education to contract with a third-party consultant that specializes in school finance to study the ad...
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2019-04-18
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 920).
HISB908EngrossEstablishes a Statewide Sustainability Division within the Office of Planning to ensure long-term planning, coordination, and implementation of Hawaii's sustainability goals and policies. Appropriates funds. (SB908 HD1)
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2019-04-18
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 918).
HISB911EngrossAppropriates funds to improve health care services related to cardiac care at Hilo Medical Center. (SB911 HD1)
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2019-04-18
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 918).
HISB1526EngrossAppropriates funds for one DLNRTip app administrator position, software upgrades, and app enhancements to improve the DLNRTip app. (SB1526 HD1)
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2019-04-18
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 813).
HISB316EnrollAppropriates funds to the University of Hawaii for additional funding for the Hawaii Community College Promise Program. Requires a report to the Legislature. (SB316 HD2)
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2019-04-17
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB1034EngrossClarifies that the existing health insurance mandate for coverage of low-dose mammography includes coverage for advancing methodologies of digital mammography and breast tomosynthesis. Sunsets June 30, 2024. (SB1034 HD1)
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2019-04-17
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 907).
HISB1404EngrossAppropriates funds for the Hawaii Rural Health Care Provider Loan Repayment Program administered through the John A. Burns School of Medicine of the University of Hawaii at Manoa; provided that the funds are matched on a dollar-for-dollar basis by a ...
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2019-04-17
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 10:30 am]
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-24-19 10:30AM in conference room 229.
HISB411EnrollExempts marine terminal equipment temporarily moving in or between marine terminals at Hilo Harbor, Kawaihae Harbor, Kahului Harbor, and Nawiliwili Harbor from inspection, registration, and licensing requirements. (SB411 HD2)
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2019-04-16
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB1025EnrollRequires the Executive Office on Aging (EOA) to develop and implement a plan to maximize the number of Kupuna Caregivers Program (Program) participants and submit a copy of the Program plan to the 2020 Legislature. Authorizes EOA to adopt administrat...
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2019-04-16
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB760EngrossExpands the definition of "qualified agricultural costs" for the Important Agricultural Land Qualified Agricultural Cost Tax Credit. Extends through the 2029 taxable year the time in which the Department of Agriculture may certify the Tax Credit. (SB...
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2019-04-15
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 901).
HISB725PassSpecifies that a condominium association's proxies and ballots may be destroyed ninety days, rather than thirty days, after an association meeting, unless the election is contested, in which case the documents shall be retained until resolution of th...
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2019-04-15
Act 007, 04/12/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1108).
HISCR8EngrossUrging The Hawaii State Department Of The Attorney General To Conduct A Statewide Investigation Of Sexual Abuse Of Minors In The State Of Hawaii By Clergy Of The Roman Catholic Church And Any Other Church Or Institution With Allegations Of Sexual Abu...
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2019-04-15
To House Judiciary Committee
HISCR12EngrossRequesting Members Of The United States Congress To Amend Federal Law To Ensure That Victims Of Sexual Harassment And Sexual Assault Who Might Otherwise Be Forced Into Arbitration And Silence Instead Have Access To The Courts.
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2019-04-15
To House Finance Committee
HISCR50EngrossRenaming The Natural Energy Laboratory Of Hawaii Authority As The George R. Ariyoshi Natural Energy Lab.
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2019-04-15
To House Tourism & International Affairs Committee
HISCR69EngrossRequesting Every Commercial Or Public Building Located On Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands Trust Land To Display A Work Of Art Commemorating Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole And A Description Of His Achievements.
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2019-04-15
To House Finance Committee
HISCR124EngrossUrging The Governor, In Coordination With The Department Of Land And Natural Resources, To Establish And Implement A Tree Planting Program.
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2019-04-15
To House Finance Committee
HISCR153EngrossRequesting The Department Of Agriculture To Study And Make Recommendations On How To Increase Compliance With The Various Requirements For Agricultural Lands And To Prevent Abuse Of Agricultural Land Leases.
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2019-04-15
To House Judiciary Committee
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