Hawaii Senator Stanley Chang [D]

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HISCR46IntroApproving The Sale Of Certain Land Owned By The Office Of Hawaiian Affairs To The City And County Of Honolulu.
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2019-03-07
To Senate Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HISCR5IntroUrging The Department Of Human Services To Increase The Reimbursement Rate For Home Child Care Facilities.
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2019-03-05
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISCR6IntroUrging The Department Of Human Services To Increase The Eligibility Criteria For Receiving Child Care Subsidies.
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2019-03-01
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB458IntroBeginning after December 31, 2021, requires the department of taxation to track the revenues generated by each industry in the State and requires a report of its findings to be submitted to the legislature no later than twenty days prior to the conve...
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2019-02-28
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB747IntroAdds knowingly making a false statement to a county inspector a crime within the offense of unsworn falsification to authorities.
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2019-02-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB952IntroRequires that if an application for pardon is not referred to the Director of Public Safety and the Hawaii Paroling Authority by the Governor, then the Governor shall provide public notice and a waiting period of fourteen days shall apply to the gran...
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2019-02-28
To Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
HISB340IntroAmends the board of education's membership by inviting the exclusive representative for bargaining unit (5) to appoint a nonvoting public school teacher representative to the board.
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2019-02-26
The committee on JDC deferred the measure.
HISB720IntroExpands access to medicaid home and community-based services to include individuals who require home care services more than twice weekly, do not have ready access to reliable transportation, and live thirty miles or more from the nearest hospital. (...
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2019-02-26
The committee on CPH deferred the measure.
HISB943IntroSpecifies that the filing date for candidate committee preliminary reports is thirty days, rather than ten days, before a general, subsequent special, or subsequent nonpartisan election. Specifies that the filing date for candidate committee prelimin...
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2019-02-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB866IntroProvides that a minute order entered on a decree of foreclosure incorporating an order of sale or entered on an order confirming the sale of a foreclosed property shall operate as a final, appealable order.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB1042IntroRequires the Legislative Reference Bureau to submit by 3/1/2019, a report studying how other jurisdictions oversee Title IX enforcement. (SD1)
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2019-02-21
The committee on JDC deferred the measure.
HISB637IntroAllows a defendant who has been convicted of three misdemeanors in Waikiki to be sentenced to a probationary term of geographic restriction not exceeding years during which the defendant shall be prohibited from entering Waikiki during the hours of 6...
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2019-02-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB915IntroProhibits BLNR from approving dispositions that authorize the diversion of water from streams except under specified criteria. Deposits moneys collected via land dispositions that authorize the diversion of water from streams into the forest stewards...
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2019-02-20
To Senate Water and Land Committee
HISB10IntroEstablishes the office of the affordable housing advocate to work with all state agencies that manage land to solve the housing shortage, and monitor, comment, and report on the State's production of affordable housing units, the development and impl...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB228IntroRequires the department of land and natural resources to place historical markers in the State to indicate significant sites in the life of President Barack Obama. Appropriates funds.
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB248IntroRequires government entities that engage in search and rescue operations to seek reimbursement when the rescued person required search and rescue efforts because that person acted in disregard of that person's safety, including intentionally disregar...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB255IntroRequires by the end of the 2020-2021 school year that all public schools; public charter schools; and University of Hawaii and its divisions, campuses, and institutions have automated external defibrillators on campus. Requires the public schools; pu...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB241IntroProhibits public establishments from denying shelter to any person when an emergency alert advises the public to immediately seek shelter during the establishments' normal business hours, under certain conditions. Clarifies that remuneration or expec...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB528IntroExpands the pool of orthodontists who are eligible to perform medically necessary orthodontic services for treatment of certain orofacial anomalies covered by health insurance.
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2019-02-15
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB356IntroRequires homeowners insurers to provide written and oral disclosure to an insured regarding the natural disaster perils not covered by the insured's homeowners insurance policy.
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2019-02-15
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB407IntroAppropriates funds as a subsidy to the office of the prosecuting attorney for Hawaii county for the career criminal prosecution unit.
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB531IntroMakes financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult by a caregiver a Class A felony. (SD1)
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB604IntroRepeals requirement that a disabled veteran be in receipt of disability retirement pay in order to be exempt from the payment of annual vehicle registration fees.
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB607IntroAuthorizes crime victim compensation for mental health services for survivors in cases involving a deceased victim and for children who witness domestic violence in cases of abuse of a family or household member. (SD1)
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB771IntroEstablishes an income tax credit for taxpayers who lease housing to certain low-income tenants. Takes effect on 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB710IntroClarifies that lands set aside to the Hawaii housing finance and development corporation by the governor or leased to the corporation by other state departments and agencies are exempt from the definition of "public lands". Requires the Hawaii housin...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB670IntroIncreases the maximum fine that may be assessed per fireworks-related violation from $2,000 to $5,000, provided that the fireworks violation does not otherwise have a specific penalty enumerated in chapter 132D, HRS.
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB685IntroAppropriates funds to the department of land and natural resources' division of forestry and wildlife, Maui branch, for invasive species technician positions in east Maui to address invasive plants and animals. Appropriates funds to the department of...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB639IntroSpecifies that ten per cent of the moneys in the Hawaii tobacco settlement special fund shall be appropriated to the executive office on aging for purposes of the kupuna care program and the kupuna caregivers program. (SD1)
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB684IntroExempts members of a county council from the limitation on the number of members that may attend an informational meeting or presentation on matters relating to official board business, including a meeting of another entity, legislative hearing, conv...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB690IntroImplements the recommendations of the Hawaii Sea Level Rise Vulnerability and Adaptation Report issued by the Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Commission. Makes appropriations. (SD1)
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB608IntroCreates restrictions on the use of administrative segregation and disciplinary segregation in corrections facilities. Takes effect 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB828IntroEstablishes a Coastal Erosion Proactive Adaptation Plan Task Force, to be assisted by an Advisory Group, to develop a Coastal Erosion Proactive Adaptation Plan for streamlined and proactive shoreline permitting procedures that better mitigate impacts...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB688IntroRequires the committee on weights to report to the legislature on any recommendations to the board of education on the weighted student formula. (SD1)
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB964IntroAuthorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds and appropriate funds for the construction of an invertebrate and plant propagation facility and baseyard improvements on Oahu, a predator proof fence on Oahu, and a predator proof fence on Maui.
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1044IntroRequires health insurance plans to cover 3D mammograms for cancer patients.
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2019-02-15
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB958IntroRequires the Chief Election Officer, with assistance from the county clerks for elections involving county offices and countywide ballot issues, to publish an online voters' pamphlet on the Office of Elections' public website and publish and distribu...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB949IntroAppropriates funds for a state civil service position to draft rules that implement and clarify the intent of chapter 195D, Hawaii Revised Statutes, work with applicants for incidental take licenses to develop their projects to minimize and mitigate ...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB930IntroRequires the Hawaii climate change mitigation and adaptation commission and coordinator to assist the State and counties with developing and implementing various sea level rise adaptation plans and climate change mitigation efforts. Appropriate funds...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB883IntroAppropriates funds for healthy start child abuse prevention services.
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1045IntroRequires barber, beauty operator, and instructor licensees under the board of barbering and cosmetology to complete a one-time, one-hour training program on intimate partner violence awareness and education.
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB939IntroRequires student transportation costs for charter school students to be included in the department of budget and finance's annual budget request rather than including it in the per-pupil funding amount. Requires the state public charter school commis...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB917IntroRequires the land court to accept a valid government-issued photographic identification issued by the United States, this State, or another state as evidence to prove full name. Requires land court to give full faith and credit to public acts, judgme...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB1040IntroRequires the State Commission on the Status of Women to maintain a database on sex trafficking. Requires reports to the Legislature. (SD1)
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB996IntroRequires rental motor vehicle lessors to incorporate zero-emission vehicles into their fleets. Creates a Hawaii zero-emissions vehicle infrastructure special fund and grant program to promote development of zero-emission vehicle infrastructure. Effec...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB897IntroAppropriates funds for an additional full-time Environmental Health Specialist IV position within the Department of Health to monitor water quality on the island of Hawaii.
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1289IntroProhibits the issuance of building permits beginning on January 1, 2022, for new single-family dwellings that are part of a development of twenty or more dwellings and do not include a rooftop solar energy generation system, unless a variance is gran...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB1312IntroIncreases the Hula Mae multifamily revenue bond authorization to an unspecified amount. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1327IntroRequires the Department of Land and Natural Resources, in collaboration with the county councilmember representing the south Maui residency area, Kihei Community Association, and Aha Moku O Kula Makai, to develop a master plan to expand public access...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB1305IntroAllows law enforcement agencies to safely dispose of confiscated fireworks except for a sample that is retained for evidentiary purposes. Authorizes the court to establish a step-up fine based on the amount of fireworks confiscated and to impose a di...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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