Hawaii Senator Stanley Chang [D] | Engrossed

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HISB367EngrossProhibits sale of polystyrene foam food service containers and the sale or service of food using polystyrene containers statewide. Authorizes the Department of Health to adopt rules for implementation including for enforcement, exemptions, and consum...
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2019-03-20
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB955EngrossRequires financial disclosure statements of state agency executive directors to be public records available for inspection and duplication.
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2019-03-20
To House Finance Committee
HISB998EngrossAuthorizes the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to assist Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc.; Maui Electric Company, Limited; and Hawaii Electric Light Company, Inc., to fund multi-project capital improvement programs and assist utilities servi...
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2019-03-20
To House Finance Committee
HISB1149EngrossAppropriates funds to establish a foreign agriculture small equipment pilot program to identify efficient agriculture equipment and retrofit engines to meet the United States Environmental Protection Agency's emissions standards for small engines. Ef...
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2019-03-20
To House Finance Committee
HISB17EngrossAppropriates funds for operating expenses of various Hawaii Public Housing Authority programs. (SB17 HD1)
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2019-03-19
To House Finance Committee
HISB251EngrossProvides a limited exemption from state licensure requirements to out-of-state physicians who accompany a sports team to a specific sporting event in Hawaii or are invited to provide services at a national sport training center, event, or competition...
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2019-03-19
To House Intrastate Commerce Committee
HISB867EngrossRemoves certain limits on costs eligible for a GET exemption for certain renovated affordable rental housing projects. Makes permanent certain GET and prevailing wages exemptions for the construction of certain rental housing projects by removing the...
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2019-03-19
To House Finance Committee
HISB885EngrossIncreases the maximum value of the low-income household renters credit to $150 per qualified exemption for households. Adjusts and provides income threshold tiers for based on filing status. (SB885 HD1)
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2019-03-19
To House Finance Committee
HISB1121EngrossRequires the Department of Health to establish a working group to examine and advise on amendments that can be made to the statutory description of the Department's powers, duties, functions, and responsibilities. Authorizes the working group to eval...
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2019-03-19
To House Finance Committee
HISB1328EngrossRequires that if a proposed increase in the wholesale price of certain drugs would result in a 16% or more price increase over a 2year period, the drug manufacturer shall notify various drug insurance providers.
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2019-03-19
To House Health Committee
HISB1410EngrossAppropriates funds to expand the Kau Rural Health Clinic to improve access to urgent care and outpatient behavioral health services. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2019-03-19
To House Finance Committee
HISB914EngrossRequires DLNR to allocate revenues from commercial properties within the Banyan Drive redevelopment area to the Banyan Drive Hawaii Redevelopment Agency. Appropriates funds to the Agency for conducting environmental impact and other studies. Requires...
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2019-03-18
To House Finance Committee
HISB371EngrossEstablishes a Workforce Readiness Program within the Department of Education to allow students to graduate from an extended high school enrollment with an industry-recognized associate's degree to complement the student's high school diploma. Appropr...
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2019-03-15
To House Labor & Public Employment Committee
HISB819EngrossAuthorizes and establishes procedures and criteria for prescriptive authority for clinical psychologists who meet specific education, training, and registration requirements. Requires the Board of Psychology to accept applications for prescriptive au...
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2019-03-15
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB773EngrossAllows a class 18 small craft producer pub licensee to manufacture not more than 75,000 barrels of malt beverages on the licensee's premises during the license year. Clarifies that a class 14 brewpub licensee or class 18 small craft producer pub lice...
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2019-03-15
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB997EngrossEstablishes the Stadium Development District. Requires HCDA to facilitate the development of all state property within the District. Appropriates funds and authorizes the issuance of reimbursable general obligation bonds to establish and develop the ...
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2019-03-15
To House Water, Land, & Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HISB1344EngrossProhibits the imposition of restrictions on a person's ability to obtain or renew a driver's license or to register, renew the registration of, or transfer or receive title to a motor vehicle, as a consequence of unpaid monetary obligations. Does not...
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2019-03-15
To House Transportation Committee
HISB1383EngrossAbolishes the board of health.
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2019-03-15
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB609EngrossEstablishes a Homeland Security and Resiliency Council to identify electric grid and other critical infrastructure needs and provide recommendations for enhancing the State's grid and critical infrastructure resiliency. Appropriates funds. (SB609 HD1...
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2019-03-15
To House Public Safety, Veterans, & Military Affairs Committee
HISB1EngrossEstablishes the ALOHA homes program under the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation (HHFDC) to facilitate the development of low-cost homes for sale to Hawaii residents on state-owned and county-owned land near rail stations of the Honol...
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2019-03-14
The committees on WLH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Todd, Har, Tarnas, Wildberger; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Thielen; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Lowen.
HISB657EngrossRequires electric vehicles to pay for unmetered fee parking when parked for any period longer than an initial 4 hours. Extends the repeal date of Act 168, Session Laws of Hawaii 2012, from 6/30/2020 to 6/30/2023. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB1054EngrossRequires the State and counties to incorporate predictions of sea level rise and other climate change hazards and mitigation opportunities into applicable plans, strategies, and mapping. Requires the Public Utilities Commission, and any public utilit...
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB944EngrossRequires the Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Commission to prioritize nature-based solutions in its climate change mitigation and adaptation efforts and assess risk transfer market mechanisms that promote investments in nature to redu...
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2019-03-14
To House Water, Land, & Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HISB891EngrossExempts affordable housing units, additions to existing dwelling units, accessory dwelling units, ohana dwelling units, and affordable housing projects developed by the Hawaii Public Housing Authority from school impact fee requirements. (SB891 HD1)
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2019-03-14
To House Lower and Higher Education Committee
HISB1163EngrossSunsets the renewable energy technologies income tax credit after 7/1/2045. (SB1163 HD1)
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2019-03-14
To House Legislative Management Committee
HISB940EngrossGrants county agencies the explicit right to enter property to investigate agricultural buildings and structures for violations of, and compliance with, building permit and code exemption qualifications. (SD1)
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2019-03-13
To House Agriculture Committee
HISB878EngrossEstablishes the qualified nonprofit housing trust program to authorize the Hawaii housing finance and development corporation to provide loans to qualified nonprofit housing trusts and nonprofit community development financial institutions to develop...
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2019-03-12
To House Housing Committee
HISB1126EngrossBeginning on November 1, 2019, requires all vulnerable coastal property sales or transfers to include a sea level rise hazard exposure statement to ensure that new property owners and transferees understand the special hazards, requirements, and limi...
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2019-03-12
To House Water, Land, & Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HISB11EngrossProhibits restaurants from serving prepared foods using polystyrene foam containers statewide. Authorizes the Department of Health to adopt rules. Takes effect on December 31, 2020. (SD1)
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2019-03-07
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB253EngrossCodifies the substantive provisions of Executive Order No. 1802, which requires all state agencies to: contract internet-related services only with internet service providers that demonstrate and contractually agree to support and practice net neutra...
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2019-03-07
To House Intrastate Commerce Committee
HISB477EngrossAllows the Department of Education to provide sexual abuse and sex trafficking prevention training to certain staff. Requires DOE to make available to certain staff explanatory information about protocols that DOE has approved for providing services ...
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2019-03-07
To House Lower and Higher Education Committee
HISB498EngrossRequires inclusion of an unspecified minimum percentage of affordable housing units in state agencies' development and redevelopment plans along the rail transit corridor. Allows the Office of Planning to make exceptions to the affordable housing req...
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2019-03-07
To House Transportation Committee
HISB543EngrossClarifies that the requirement for a motor vehicle insurer to maintain a complete sales and claims service office does not apply to the county of Kalawao.
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2019-03-07
To House Transportation Committee
HISB382EngrossAmends the formula for the amount of transient accommodations tax to be collected from time shares by increasing the base on which time share occupancy is taxed from one-half of the gross daily maintenance fees paid by the owner and attributable to t...
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2019-03-07
To House Tourism & International Affairs Committee
HISB560EngrossEnacts voting by mail uniformly across all counties for all elections commencing in 2022. Establishes a limited number of voter service centers that would remain open from the tenth business day preceding an election through the day of the election t...
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2019-03-07
To House Judiciary Committee
HISB393EngrossAmends coastal zone management laws to further protect against impacts of sea level rise and coastal erosion. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2019-03-07
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISB364EngrossEstablishes a professional tour guide certification task force to determine whether it is appropriate to require persons who use various state resources for commercial purposes or apply for various commercial use permits to hold and maintain certific...
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2019-03-07
To House Tourism & International Affairs Committee
HISB379EngrossAllows the governor to negotiate land exchanges to acquire lands that are suitable for long-term diversified agricultural production in return for state lands to be developed for housing. Requires a report to the legislature. Takes effect 12/31/2050....
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2019-03-07
To House Water, Land, & Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HISB497EngrossClarifies the grant application process requirements for organizations that may receive a grant from the State. Specifies additional grant application process requirements for nonprofit organizations. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2019-03-07
To House Labor & Public Employment Committee
HISB740EngrossAuthorizes each county to adopt ordinances establishing a minimum housing density on state lands that are within an urban district and zoned for development or redevelopment. Allows developers to be exempt from this requirement under certain conditio...
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2019-03-07
To House Housing Committee
HISB748EngrossPermits two or more members of a board to attend state of the city, state of the county, state of the State, or state of the judiciary addresses; provided that the board members do not discuss board business and no commitment to vote is made or sough...
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2019-03-07
To House Labor & Public Employment Committee
HISB809EngrossClarifies the allowable scope of service contracts regulated by the Insurance Commissioner to include contracts for certain motor vehicle repair and replacement services.
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2019-03-07
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB739EngrossEstablishes a working group to research and explore the idea of developing and implementing a parking cash-out program. (SD1)
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2019-03-07
To House Labor & Public Employment Committee
HISB808EngrossAuthorizes pharmacies to accept the return of any prescription drug for disposal via collection receptacles or mail-back programs; prohibits pharmacies from redispensing returned prescription drugs or from accepting returned prescription drugs in exc...
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2019-03-07
To House Health Committee
HISB662EngrossProhibits vehicle lessors from renting, leasing, or offering for rent or lease, vehicles subject to a manufacturer's recall, until appropriate repairs are made. Defines peer-to-peer vehicle sharing related terms. Requires persons in the peer-to-peer ...
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2019-03-07
To House Transportation Committee
HISB827EngrossProhibits a merchant in the State from adopting a warranty policy that requires a purchaser to pay an additional fee to obtain a repair, replacement, or refund for goods returned pursuant to the warranty. Defines "merchant in the State". (SD1)
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2019-03-07
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB826EngrossEstablishes an exemption that allows an insurer to send a privacy notice to its customers at least once every three years, rather than annually. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2019-03-07
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HISB533EngrossClarifies that any member of a state board or commission whose nomination for appointment or reappointment is withdrawn for cause by the governor prior to the senate's advice and consent action shall be considered disqualified, and in the case of the...
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2019-03-07
To House Labor & Public Employment Committee
HISB806EngrossAmends money transmitter licensure requirements by adding a credit report and financial responsibility review and extending personal background history from five years to ten years, which will enable the division of financial institutions to join a c...
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2019-03-07
To House Intrastate Commerce Committee
HISB698EngrossCodifies sustainable development goals based on the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals and indicators. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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2019-03-07
To House Legislative Management Committee
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