Hawaii Senator Jarrett Keohokalole [D]

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HISCR86EngrossRequesting The Department Of Business, Economic Development, And Tourism To Conduct A Study On Potential Industries, Other Than Tourism, To Promote Economic Development In The County Of Hawaii.
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2019-04-22
Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2286), recommending adoption.
HISCR70EngrossRequesting The Office Of Hawaiian Affairs To Conduct An Independent Fiscal Audit Of All Limited Liability Corporations Created Or Controlled By The Office.
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2019-04-22
Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2296), recommending adoption.
HISR120IntroRequesting 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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2019-04-22
One Day Notice 04-23-19.
HISCR136EngrossUrging 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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2019-04-22
Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2297), recommending adoption.
HISCR174EngrossRequesting A Study On The Significance Of Traditional Hawaiian Practices, Including The Makahiki, And Their Effect On The Perpetuation Of Native Hawaiian Culture.
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2019-04-22
Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2298), recommending adoption.
HISB216EngrossRequires a mandatory recount of election votes and ballot measures when the margin of victory for election contests or tabulation for ballot measures is equal to or less than one hundred or one-half of one per cent of the votes cast, whichever is gre...
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2019-04-18
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 920).
HISB412EngrossMakes an application for voter registration, including an affidavit, part of all driver's license and identification card applications. Automatically registers each applicant who elects to register for voting unless the applicant affirmatively declin...
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2019-04-18
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 918).
HISB536EngrossClarifies that existing law intended to curb over-access to and abuse of opioids, including the time frame for filling prescriptions, supply limitations, and requirements to check the state electronic prescription accountability system and execute an...
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2019-04-18
The Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, C. Lee, B. Kobayashi, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
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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2019-04-18
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 920).
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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2019-04-18
[Hearing: Apr 23 @ 3:00 pm]
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-23-19 3:00PM in conference room 325.
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).
HISB1058EngrossRequires the Attorney General to prepare a statement for each proposed constitutional amendment. Requires the Office of Elections and county clerks to make the statement available to the public. Makes an appropriation. (SB1058 HD1)
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2019-04-18
[Hearing: Apr 23 @ 3:00 pm]
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-23-19 3:00PM in conference room 325.
HISB1001EngrossEstablishes a chief data officer and data set task force, within the office of enterprise technology services, to develop, implement, and manage statewide data set policies, procedures, and standards. (SB1001 HD1)
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2019-04-18
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 920).
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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2019-04-18
[Hearing: Apr 23 @ 3:00 pm]
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-23-19 3:00PM in conference room 325.
HISB1395EngrossAppropriates funds for the State Rent Supplement Program. (SB1395 HD2)
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2019-04-18
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 920).
HISB1494EngrossEstablishes a working group within DOH to evaluate current behavioral health care and related systems and identify steps to promote effective integration to respond to and coordinate care for persons experiencing substance abuse, mental health condit...
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2019-04-18
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 920).
HISB995EngrossRequires HTDC to adopt rules to require businesses to return a technology research and development grant award if the recipient business relocates its principal place of business within 5 years of receiving the grant. Appropriates funding through the...
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2019-04-18
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 918).
HISCR175EngrossRequesting The State To Convene An Artificial Intelligence Advisory Committee To Investigate How To Implement, Develop, And Regulate Artificial Intelligence In The State.
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2019-04-18
To House Finance Committee
HISCR205EngrossUrging The State Board On Geographic Names To Consult With Community Members Who Have Direct Traditional, Cultural, And Familial Ties To The District Of Puna To Establish Appropriate Names For The Fissure 8 Vent And Other Features Of The 2018 Eruptio...
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2019-04-18
Transmitted to Senate.
HISCR204EngrossUrging The Establishment Of A Native Hawaiian Intellectual Property Task Force To Develop A Sui Generis Legal System To Recognize And Protect Native Hawaiian Cultural Intellectual Property, Traditional Cultural Expressions, And Genetic Resources.
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2019-04-18
Transmitted to Senate.
HISR166IntroRequesting The United States Postal Service To Issue A Commemorative Postage Stamp In Honor Of Alfred Aholo Apaka.
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2019-04-18
[Hearing: Apr 23 @ 1:31 pm]
The committee(s) on LCA recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in LCA were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, S. Chang, Gabbard; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Ihara, Fevella.
HISB537EngrossTransitions from lump sum deferred deposit transactions to installment-based small dollar loan transactions. Specifies various consumer protection requirements for small dollar loans. Beginning 1/1/2020, requires licensure for small dollar lenders th...
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2019-04-17
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 907).
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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2019-04-17
The Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, Morikawa, San Buenaventura, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
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.
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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2019-04-17
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 907).
HISB1525EngrossMakes permanent the licensure requirements for home care agencies licensed by the Department of Health. (SB1525 HD1)
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2019-04-17
The Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, Takumi, C. Lee, Say; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Ward.
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
Received notice of reconsideration, Senate agreement, and Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 904).
HISB219EngrossRequires the Chief Information Officer, in conjunction with the Information Technology Steering Committee, to review, refresh, and submit the State Information Technology Strategic Plan to the Governor and Legislature on 2021 and every four years the...
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2019-04-15
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 901).
HISB1002EngrossExtends the authorization to issue special purpose revenue bonds to assist Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning, LLC. (SB1002 HD1)
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2019-04-15
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 901).
HISB1041EngrossProhibits written nondisclosure agreements involving sexual assault and sexual harassment as part of an employee's conditions of employment. Prohibits employers from retaliating against an employee for disclosing or discussing sexual harassment or se...
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2019-04-15
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 809).
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
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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2019-04-15
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 901).
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
HISCR81EngrossRequesting All Public Elementary, Intermediate, And Middle Schools In The State To Participate In The Safe Routes To School Program Established Pursuant To Section 291c-3, Hawaii Revised Statutes, For Keiki Health Benefits.
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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
HISCR180EngrossSupporting The Development Of A Hawaiian Language Plan, Including Goals, Benchmarks, Strategies, And Outcomes, To Build Upon Accomplishments And To Accelerate The Normalization Of olelo Hawaii.
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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
HISCR102EngrossDeclaring June 27 Of Each Year As Post-traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day And Designating The Month Of June Of Each Year As Post-traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Month In Hawaii.
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2019-04-15
To House Judiciary Committee
HISCR169EngrossDesignating April As Donate Life Month In Hawaii.
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2019-04-15
To House Judiciary Committee
HISCR113EngrossRequesting That The Executive Office On Aging Update The 2013 White Paper On Active Aging And Provide A Final Report On Its Updated Version No Later Than The Start Of The Regular Session Of 2022.
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2019-04-15
To House Finance Committee
HISCR111EngrossRequesting The Medical Cannabis Insurance Reimbursement Working Group To Continue Its Work To Address The Complexities Surrounding Medical Cannabis Reimbursements By Health Insurance.
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2019-04-15
To House Finance Committee
HISCR188EngrossRequesting The Office Of Hawaiian Affairs To Complete The 2017 Independent Financial Audit And Management Review Of The Office Of Hawaiian Affairs And Its Subsidiaries.
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2019-04-15
To House Finance Committee
HISB1033EnrollEstablishes licensure of midwives. Temporarily exempts birth attendants and exempts Native Hawaiian healers from licensure requirements. Establishes task force. Appropriates funds. (SB1033 HD2)
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2019-04-12
Enrolled to Governor.
HISR14PassRequesting The Department Of Transportation To Conduct A Study On The Necessity Of Vehicle Safety Inspections In Hawaii.
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2019-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISR16PassRequesting The Legislative Reference Bureau To Establish A Task Force To Review Hawaii's Current Voter Education System And Propose Improvements.
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2019-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISR31PassRequesting The Auditor To Evaluate The 2017 University Of Hawaii Internal Audit Of Travel Policy Compliance For Fiscal Years 2015-2017 And Report To The Legislature.
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2019-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISR48PassRequesting The Office Of Hawaiian Affairs To Conduct An Independent Fiscal Audit Of All Limited Liability Corporations Created Or Controlled By The Office.
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2019-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISR69PassEncouraging The Hawaii Community Development Authority To Prioritize Investment In Public Facilities Within Transit-oriented Development Zones And The Kalaeloa Community Development District In Any Of Its Statewide Planning Functions Or Involvement T...
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2019-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HISR58PassRequesting All Public Elementary, Intermediate, And Middle Schools In The State To Participate In The Safe Routes To School Program Established Pursuant To Section 291c-3, Hawaii Revised Statutes, For Keiki Health Benefits.
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2019-04-12
Report and Resolution Adopted.
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