Hawaii Senator Stanley Chang [D]

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HISB260IntroProhibits the distribution and selling of plastic straws. Establishes a fine for individual and business violators. Requires individual violators to additionally pick up litter or perform community service. Effective 1/1/2020.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Agriculture and Environment Committee
HISB243IntroIncludes tips or gratuities paid directly to an individual by a customer of the employer and reported or declared to the employer under the definition of income withheld by employers for payments of child or spousal support.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
HISB297IntroDefines digital media account. Prohibits contracts that prohibit, limit, or restrict the transfer of a digital media account upon the account holder's death, and provides for the transfer of a decedent's digital media account to a devisee or heir.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Technology and the Arts Committee
HISB298IntroConforms state debt limit statements laws to include tax increment bonds if a constitutional amendment authorizing the use of such bonds and excluding such bonds from determinations of the counties' funded debt is ratified.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB342IntroProhibits defendants from claiming that discovery, knowledge, or disclosure of a victim's gender, gender identity, gender expression, or sexual orientation resulted in extreme mental or emotional disturbance sufficient to reduce a charge of murder to...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB360IntroRequires public water or sewer utilities to consider the disruption to transportation as a criterion in planning future maintenance.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB355IntroRequires a nine-month holding period before disposition of forfeited property by the attorney general. Establishes a claims process for a legal owner to pick up forfeited property within sixty days following the mandatory nine-month holding period, i...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB353IntroRequires DLNR to establish a two-year pilot program to install sunscreen dispensers at Hanauma Bay and Waikiki beaches to provide sunscreens without oxybenzone or octinoxate to visitors and educate visitors on the harmful effects of oxybenzone and oc...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Water and Land Committee
HISB352IntroProhibits the sale or distribution of bottled water on state owned lands beginning 10/1/2019. Prohibits the sale or distribution of bottled water by permitted food trucks beginning 10/1/2020. Prohibits the sale or distribution of bottled water in the...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Government Operations Committee
HISB358IntroExcludes persons with impaired earning capacities from having to receive the lower special minimum wage rate. Requires the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism to study the impacts of raising the minimum wage and submit a report ...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
HISB359IntroRequires a mandatory manual recount of election ballots in any election for any office when the margin of victory is equal to or less than one-half of one per cent of the ballots cast. Makes an appropriation.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Judiciary 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
HISB363IntroEstablishes and appropriates funds for the affordable housing revolving fund to provide community development financial institutions with capital to lend to developers of affordable housing projects, under certain conditions.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Housing Committee
HISB349IntroIncludes persons with disabilities under the minimum wage requirements.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
HISB328IntroProhibits noncompete agreements for low wage workers whose earnings do not exceed the greater of the hourly rate equal to the minimum wage required by applicable federal or state law or $15 per hour.
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2019-01-22
To Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
HISB5IntroRequires the department of land and natural resources to acquire by eminent domain the seawall and the real property underneath the seawall that is located on or near the seaward boundaries of property between 2943 Kalakaua Avenue and 3019 Kalakaua A...
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2019-01-17
To Senate Water and Land Committee
HISB8IntroRepeals Act 137, SLH 2017, relating to the pass on of vehicle license recovery fees to lessees of motor vehicle rentals.
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2019-01-17
To Senate Transportation Committee
HISB6IntroMakes an appropriation to the Department of Human Services to purchase civil legal services and legal aid for low- and moderate-income persons.
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2019-01-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB13IntroIncreases the rate of real estate conveyance tax for properties with a value of at least $2,000,000. Amends the calculation for the amount of conveyance taxes to be deposited into the rental housing revolving fund. Exempts from conveyance taxes docum...
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2019-01-17
To Senate Housing Committee
HISB7IntroRequires the board of barbering and cosmetology to offer, upon request, the cosmetology examination to applicants in Chinese, French, Hawaiian, Japanese, Korean, and Vietnamese.
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2019-01-17
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
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