Hawaii Representative Sam Kong [D]

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HIHB1817EngrossAuthorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds and appropriates funds for deposit into the rental housing revolving fund for its authorized purposes. Takes effect on 7/1/2025. (HD2)
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HIHB1901EngrossClarifies that the comprehensive offender reentry system provides programs and services that result in the timely release of inmates on parole when the minimum term, rather than the maximum term, has been served by the inmate.
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HIHB2139EngrossAppropriates funds to support the programs of the Hawaii Technology Development Corporation. Takes effect on 7/1/2112. (HD1)
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HIHB2125EngrossMakes various amendments to the State Ethics Code. Repeals exemption from certain financial disclosure requirements granted to members of the Hawaii Correctional System Oversight Commission. Effective 1/1/2050. (HD2)
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HIHB2128EngrossMakes housekeeping amendments to Hawaii's elections laws to clarify and improve the administration of elections by mail. Establishes a process, beginning on January 1, 2021, for preregistering or registering public school- and charter school-enrolled...
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HIHB2176EngrossRequires DLNR to conduct shoreline remediation at the Sand Island state recreation area. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HIHB2474EngrossAmends the definition of "emergency worker" in the Penal Code to include communications dispatchers. Takes effect on 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HIHB2594EngrossRequires ETS to establish a blockchain working group to determine a recommended definition for blockchain technology and recommendations for individuals, businesses, and state agencies to use blockchain technology and report to the legislature. Appro...
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HIHB2543EngrossRequires parents or guardians of public school and charter school kindergarten students to disclose information on the student's prior child care program or prekindergarten attendance, if any, for the purpose of determining areas having the highest n...
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HIHB2697EngrossEstablishes a no time to lose commission to examine how the State's public schools can be internationally competitive. Appropriates funds. Takes effect on 7/1/2050. (HD1)
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2020-03-16
The hearing on this measure has been cancelled until further notice.
HIHCR48IntroUrging The United States Congress To Keep The American People Safe And Healthy By Decreasing The Nation's Dependency On Foreign Manufactured Pharmaceutical Ingredients And Medicine, Particularly From China
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2020-03-16
To House Health Committee
HIHR41IntroUrging Each County To Examine The Feasibility Of Using Downdraft Gasification To Convert Waste Into Fuel And Biochar.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR56IntroUrging Each County To Examine The Feasibility Of Using Downdraft Gasification To Convert Waste Into Fuel And Biochar.
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2020-03-16
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR75IntroRequesting The Department Of Health To Convene A Task Force To Review The State's Food Security And Food Safety Practices.
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2020-03-16
To House Health Committee
HIHCR94IntroRequesting The Department Of Health To Convene A Task Force To Review The State's Food Security And Food Safety Practices.
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2020-03-16
To House Health Committee
HIHCR160IntroApologizing For The Internment Of Predominately Japanese Americans At The Honouliuli Internment Camp During World War Ii.
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2020-03-16
To House Public Safety, Veterans, & Military Affairs Committee
HIHR155IntroRequesting The Department Of Environmental Services Of The City And County Of Honolulu To Convene A Working Group To Address The Illegal Dumping Of Bulky Items And Propose Alternative Solutions To The Existing Bulky Item Pilot Program.
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2020-03-16
To House Water, Land, & Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HIHR139IntroApologizing For The Internment Of Predominately Japanese Americans At The Honouliuli Internment Camp During World War Ii.
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2020-03-16
To House Public Safety, Veterans, & Military Affairs Committee
HIHR167IntroRequesting The Department Of Education To Implement Sensory Rooms For Children Diagnosed With Autism Spectrum Disorder In All Schools.
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2020-03-16
To House Lower and Higher Education Committee
HIHCR176IntroRequesting The Department Of Environmental Services Of The City And County Of Honolulu To Convene A Working Group To Address The Illegal Dumping Of Bulky Items And Propose Alternative Solutions To The Existing Bulky Item Pilot Program.
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2020-03-16
To House Water, Land, & Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HIHCR189IntroRequesting The Department Of Education To Implement Sensory Rooms For Children Diagnosed With Autism Spectrum Disorder In All Schools.
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2020-03-16
To House Lower and Higher Education Committee
HIHCR47IntroRequesting The Department Of Public Safety To Conduct A Study On The Effects Of Felony Disenfranchisement, Particularly The Effects On Minority Groups.
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2020-03-13
The committees on PVM recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Takayama, D. Kobayashi, Kong, Nishimoto, Ohno, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Gates.
HIHR32IntroRequesting The Department Of Public Safety To Conduct A Study On The Effects Of Felony Disenfranchisement, Particularly The Effects On Minority Groups.
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2020-03-13
The committees on PVM recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Takayama, D. Kobayashi, Kong, Nishimoto, Ohno, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Gates.
HIHR187PassRecognizing Kapena For Their Lifelong Achievements And Profound Impact On Island Music.
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2020-03-13
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHB2541EngrossMakes the state earned income tax credit refundable and permanent. Increases and amends the refundable food/excise tax credit by basing the amount of the credit on a taxpayer's Hawaii earned income and federal adjusted gross income. Increases minimum...
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2020-03-12
The committee(s) on LCA recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in LCA were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Ihara, S. Chang, Gabbard ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
HIHR66IntroRequesting That The Director Of Transportation And Director Of Facility Maintenance Of The City And County Of Honolulu Each Submit A Report To The Legislature Regarding The Total Number Of Claims Received And Disbursements Made By Their Departments F...
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2020-03-11
To House Transportation Committee
HIHCR83IntroRequesting That The Director Of Transportation And Director Of Facility Maintenance Of The City And County Of Honolulu Each Submit A Report To The Legislature Regarding The Total Number Of Claims Received And Disbursements Made By Their Departments F...
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2020-03-11
To House Transportation Committee
HIHCR86IntroCommending The Governor Ariyoshi Foundation For Its Vision And Leadership In Advancing Space Education And Research Through The Hawaii Space Industry Innovation Program Which Integrates Space Exploration, Education, Research, And Development Activiti...
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2020-03-11
To House Economic Development & Business Committee
HIHCR91IntroUrging The County Planning Departments To Provide Notice Of Traffic Flow Changes And Consider The Placement Of Utility Poles Prior To Approving Any Development.
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2020-03-11
To House Transportation Committee
HIHR73IntroUrging The Counties To Expedite The Issuance Of Gold Star Affixed Driver's Licenses To Those Residents Who Have Non-expired Hawaii-issued Driver's Licenses.
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2020-03-11
To House Transportation Committee
HIHCR92IntroUrging The Counties To Expedite The Issuance Of Gold Star Affixed Driver's Licenses To Those Residents Who Have Non-expired Hawaii-issued Driver's Licenses.
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2020-03-11
To House Transportation Committee
HIHCR93IntroRequesting The Convening Of A Task Force To Examine The Creation And Regulation Of Homeowners Associations For Prestatehood Subdivisions.
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2020-03-11
To House Water, Land, & Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HIHR72IntroUrging The County Planning Departments To Provide Notice Of Traffic Flow Changes And Consider The Placement Of Utility Poles Prior To Approving Any Development.
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2020-03-11
To House Transportation Committee
HIHR74IntroRequesting The Convening Of A Task Force To Examine The Creation And Regulation Of Homeowners Associations For Prestatehood Subdivisions.
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2020-03-11
To House Water, Land, & Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HIHCR101IntroUrging The Department Of Education To Increase Family Engagement In Micronesian Communities.
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2020-03-11
To House Lower and Higher Education Committee
HIHR82IntroUrging The Department Of Education To Increase Family Engagement In Micronesian Communities.
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2020-03-11
To House Lower and Higher Education Committee
HIHR111IntroRequesting Approval From The Federal Highway Administration For A Proposed Low-income And Workforce Housing Project Located Within The Footprint Of Federally-funded Interstate Highway, F.a.p. No. I-h1-1(13), Ewa Of Hugh Street In Pearl City And Urgin...
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2020-03-11
To House Transportation Committee
HIHR122IntroRequesting The Legislative Reference Bureau To Conduct A Study On The Factors Attributable To Low Voter Turnout In Elections In The State.
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2020-03-11
To House Judiciary Committee
HIHR123IntroRequesting The Legislative Reference Bureau To Conduct A Study To Determine The Need For A State Demographer.
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2020-03-11
To House Labor & Public Employment Committee
HIHCR130IntroRequesting Approval From The Federal Highway Administration For A Proposed Low-income And Workforce Housing Project Located Within The Footprint Of Federally-funded Interstate Highway, F.a.p. No. I-h1-1(13), Ewa Of Hugh Street In Pearl City And Urgin...
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2020-03-11
To House Transportation Committee
HIHCR139IntroRequesting The Legislative Reference Bureau To Conduct A Study On The Factors Attributable To Low Voter Turnout In Elections In The State.
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2020-03-11
To House Judiciary Committee
HIHCR132IntroExpressing Support For A Motor Vehicle Racetrack Or Raceway Park On Oahu And Requesting The Department Of Public Safety; Department Of Business, Economic Development, And Tourism; And The City And County Of Honolulu To Facilitate And Approve Its Deve...
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2020-03-11
To House Transportation Committee
HIHCR140IntroRequesting The Legislative Reference Bureau To Conduct A Study To Determine The Need For A State Demographer.
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2020-03-11
To House Labor & Public Employment Committee
HIHR112IntroUrging The Congress Of The United States To Call A Convention For Proposing Amendments Pursuant To Article V Of The United States Constitution Limited To Proposing Amendments That Impose Fiscal Restraints On The Federal Government, Limit The Power An...
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2020-03-11
To House Judiciary Committee
HIHR113IntroExpressing Support For A Motor Vehicle Racetrack Or Raceway Park On Oahu And Requesting The Department Of Public Safety; Department Of Business, Economic Development, And Tourism; And The City And County Of Honolulu To Facilitate And Approve Its Deve...
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2020-03-11
To House Transportation Committee
HIHCR144IntroRequesting The Hawaii Tourism Authority To Conduct A Study To Identify And Address The Impacts Of Tourism On Communities Throughout The State.
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2020-03-11
To House Tourism & International Affairs Committee
HIHCR131IntroUrging The Congress Of The United States To Call A Convention For Proposing Amendments Pursuant To Article V Of The United States Constitution Limited To Proposing Amendments That Impose Fiscal Restraints On The Federal Government, Limit The Power An...
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2020-03-11
To House Judiciary Committee
HIHR152IntroRequesting The City And County Of Honolulu To Implement A Car Free Day In A Designated Area Of Urban Honolulu Once A Year.
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2020-03-11
To House Transportation Committee
HIHCR153IntroUrging The Counties To Open Additional Voter Service Centers For The 2020 Elections To Provide Ample Election Services To Voters In Their Respective Jurisdictions.
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2020-03-11
To House Judiciary Committee
HIHR154IntroUrging The City And County Of Honolulu To Implement A Plan To Properly Remove Abandoned Vehicles From Oahu's Roadways.
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2020-03-11
To House Transportation Committee
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