Hawaii Senator Michelle Kidani [D]

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HISB9EngrossRequires the Hawaii public housing authority to adopt rules without regard to chapter 91, Hawaii Revised Statutes to reimburse Section 8 landlords for repair costs of tenant-caused property damage under certain circumstances. Appropriates funds and e...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 1:00PM in conference room 423.
HISB365EngrossChanges the annual $35,000,000 rolling cap and $15,000,000 per qualified production cap for the Motion Picture, Digital Media, and Film Production Income Tax Credit. Authorizes an additional percentage of the Tax Credit for certain qualified post-pro...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 4:01 pm]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 4:01PM in conference room 224.
HISB409EngrossEstablishes an annual vehicle registration surcharge fee for electric vehicles and alternative fuel vehicles to be deposited into the State Highway Fund. (SB409 HD1)
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2019-04-23
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 849).
HISB390EngrossRequires the Department of Agriculture to create a dollar-for-dollar matching program for beneficiaries of the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program to purchase Hawaii-grown produce. Appropriates funds. (SB390 HD1)
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 3:15 pm]
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-24-19 3:15PM in conference room 225.
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.
HISB385EngrossRepeals defaults on student loans, student loan repayment contracts, and scholarship contracts as grounds for denying professional and vocational licenses and sanctioning professional and vocational licensees. (SB385 HD2)
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2019-04-23
The Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 5 Ayes: Representative(s) Ohno, Takumi, Nishimoto, Cabanilla Arakawa, D. Kobayashi; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) McDermott.
HISB381EngrossDirects the Office of Planning, Land Use Commission, Real Estate Commission, and Honolulu Department of Planning and Permitting to study land subdivision and condominium property regime laws related to agricultural land and report findings and recomm...
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2019-04-23
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 826).
HISB375EngrossRequires the Department of Agriculture, in cooperation with the Office of the Governor, to develop a strategic plan to double local food production and increase food exports by 2030. Requires the Department of Agriculture to submit the strategic plan...
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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.
HISB383EngrossRequires DOE to establish a mandatory youth suicide awareness and prevention training program and model risk referral protocol, based on existing materials created by DOH, for all public schools, including charter schools. Requires charter schools to...
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2019-04-23
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 826).
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.
HISB592EngrossUpdates the State Librarian's salary cap. (SB592 HD2)
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 3:00 pm]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 3:00PM in conference room 329.
HISB768EngrossPermits certain minors to consent to treatment or counseling by a mental health professional. Requires, as part of the standard of care, the minor patient to be informed about confidentiality. Restricts disclosure of a minor's payment information for...
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2019-04-23
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 826).
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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2019-04-23
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 954).
HISB985EngrossAuthorizes the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to assist Pearl Harbor Floating Drydock, LLC, for the construction of a purpose-built floating drydock at Pearl Harbor to service submarines and surface ships. (SB985 HD1)
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 1:00PM in conference room 309.
HISB976EngrossEstablishes a pilot program to generate revenue through the lease of public library lands to meet the mission of the public libraries. Establishes the library facilities fund. Requires the Board of Education to report to the Legislature. Appropriates...
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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.
HISB978EngrossAmends the disposition of unclaimed funds in the Unclaimed Property Trust Fund to allocate funds under a certain amount to the Libraries Special Fund and to amend the threshold amount for funds transferred to the General Fund. Amends the time limit f...
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2019-04-23
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 826).
HISB981EngrossRepeals the Hawaii Teacher Standards Board Special Fund and transfers the remaining balance to the general fund. Amends related HRS sections. (SB981 HD1)
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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.
HISB972EngrossEstablishes the Ship Repair Industry Tax Credit to offset costs incurred to construct and put into service a purpose-built floating drydock at Pearl Harbor for use by the United States Navy. Repeals Capital Infrastructure Tax Credit. Applies to taxab...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm]
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-24-19 1:00PM in conference room 309.
HISB983EngrossRenames the teacher national board certification incentive program the national certification incentive program. Expands program eligibility to include school psychologists. Clarifies requirements and incentives of the program. Clarifies that teacher...
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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.
HISB1303EngrossPart I: Allows the Department of Education to lease public school lands for a term of not more than an unspecified number of years per lease. Specifies that title to those portions of Department of Education lands on which public libraries are locate...
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 9:30 am]
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-24-19 9:30AM in conference room 229.
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.
HISCR28PassUrging The Department Of Land And Natural Resources To Manage The Waianae Kai Forest And Restore Water Flow In Waianae Streams For Native Hawaiian Traditional And Customary Practices And Implementation Of The Waianae Kai Wildfire Preparedness Plan.
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2019-04-23
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR49EngrossUrging The Board Of Land And Natural Resources To Transfer Management Of All Submerged Lands, The Boat Launch Ramp, And Any Related Boat Launch Ramp Facilities Located At The Wahiawa Freshwater State Recreation Area From The Division Of Aquatic Resou...
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2019-04-23
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 833).
HISCR86PassRequesting 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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2019-04-23
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR70PassRequesting 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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2019-04-23
Resolution adopted in final form.
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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2019-04-23
One Day Notice 04-24-19.
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.
HISCR112EngrossRequesting The Auditor To Conduct A Comprehensive Performance And Management Audit Of The City And County Of Honolulu Department Of Environmental Services.
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2019-04-23
Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 845).
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.
HISCR120PassRequesting The Hawaii Developmental Disabilities Council To Convene A Working Group To Identify Strategies And Agreements To Better Coordinate Services Provided To Individuals With Intellectual And Developmental Disabilities And Their Families.
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2019-04-23
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISCR119PassRequesting The State Energy Office, In Collaboration With The Department Of Agriculture, To Create And Implement A Strategic Plan To Increase Renewable Energy And Local Food Production And Create An Economic Impact Report Based On Implementation Of T...
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2019-04-23
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISB540EngrossAllows the Board of Pharmacy to approve pilot and demonstration research projects for innovative applications in the practice of pharmacy under certain conditions. (SB540 HD1)
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2019-04-22
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-23-19 3:00PM in conference room 229.
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.
HISB660EngrossEstablishes a non-compliant state identification card for individuals that are unable to provide an updated photograph and documentation in person as required by the REAL ID Act of 2005. (SB660 HD1)
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2019-04-22
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-23-19 1:00PM in conference room 225.
HISB980EngrossDefines, for the purpose of compulsory education, a private school to be an education institution that teaches kindergarten through grade twelve and that is licensed or accredited by specified licensing or accrediting organizations. (SB980 HD1)
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2019-04-22
The Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kidani, K. Rhoads, Kanuha, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
HISB1131EngrossIncreases the number of Ohana Zone sites. Includes private property owned by non-profit organizations under a public-private partnership as potential Ohana Zone locations. Requires additional information in the reports to the Legislature. Extends the...
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2019-04-22
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-23-19 3:00PM in conference room 225.
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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2019-04-22
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-23-19 2:00PM in conference room 329.
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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2019-04-22
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-23-19 3:00PM in conference room 229.
HISCR205PassUrging 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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2019-04-22
Resolution adopted in final form.
HISB341EngrossClarifies exemptions from licensure as a behavioral analyst for general education teachers, direct support workers, special education teachers, and teacher trainees working in collaboration with or under the supervision of licensed professionals. Req...
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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.
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).
HISB549EnrollRequires restaurants that sell children's meals that include a beverage to make the default beverage a healthy beverage. (SB549 HD2)
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2019-04-18
Enrolled to Governor.
HISB663EngrossEstablishes within the DOT a red light running committee to develop policy for pilot programs in the C&C of Honolulu, and Counties of Maui, Kauai, and Hawaii. (SB663 HD1)
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2019-04-18
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 918).
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
Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-23-19 3:00PM in conference room 325.
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).
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