Hawaii Senator Stanley Chang [D]

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HISB1363IntroEstablishes $ as the Office of Hawaiian Affairs' pro rata share of the public land trust. Transfers $ less certain funds to the Office of Hawaiian Affairs for underpayment of the public land trust funds for 7/1/2012 to 6/30/2019. Re...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1387IntroAppropriates moneys to the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation for low-interest home construction and home improvement loans to holders of Ahupuaa O Kahana State Park residential leases. Lapses funds appropriated to the general fund on...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1446IntroRequires the administrator of the Office of Hawaiian Affairs to receive approval from the board for appointments of the chief financial officer, director of human resources, and attorney. Provides the board the option of having a direct supervisory r...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB1386IntroRequires the department of land and natural resources to develop a state 2030 natural resources conservation goal action plan and allocates one per cent of the revenues of the transient accommodations tax for deposit into the special land and develop...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1349IntroAuthorizes staggered work weeks for public employees. Takes effect on 1/1/2051. (SD1)
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1543IntroProhibits the expenditure of state funds by state agencies for the purchase of beverages in plastic bottles or rigid plastic containers, except under certain circumstances. (SD1)
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB1484IntroAppropriates funds for the department of land and natural resources to devise an appropriate plan to create a hiking trail from Malaekahana state park, along the coast, to Turtle Bay Resort passing makai of the James Campbell National Wildlife Refuge...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB100IntroEliminates the home mortgage interest deduction for second homes under Hawaii income tax law. Requires the amount of state revenue gained by eliminating the deduction to be deposited into the rental housing revolving fund. (SD1)
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2019-02-14
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB194IntroRequires candidate names to be randomized on individual ballots and randomly rotated across precincts. Requires the Office of Elections to inform voters and candidates, by a method suited for the voting system, that the names of candidates may not be...
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2019-02-14
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB527IntroRequires the Department of Health to convene a working group to develop a universal symbol, quality control procedures with a focus on a retail product recall system, and standards, regulations, and protocols for the manufacture and sale of edible me...
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2019-02-14
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB635IntroProposes an amendment to article IX, section 5, of the Constitution of the State of Hawaii, to require the Legislature to consider the effect of its actions on the price of housing in the State. (SD1)
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2019-02-14
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB636IntroAuthorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds to be appropriated into and out of the rental housing revolving fund, dwelling unit revolving fund, and, contingent upon the enactment of S.B. No. 878 in any form, the home ownership housing revolvi...
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2019-02-14
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1120IntroIncreases the rate of real estate conveyance tax for condominiums and single family residences ineligible for a county home-owner's exemption with a value of at least $2,000,000. Amends the calculation for the amount of conveyance taxes to be deposit...
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2019-02-14
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1524IntroProhibits an employer from discriminating against an employee based on the employee's status as a qualifying patient and from taking action against an employee based solely on the employee's status as a qualifying patient or if the results of the emp...
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2019-02-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB362IntroProhibits any law, ordinance, or rule from imposing an inclusionary zoning requirement on housing offered exclusively for sale in perpetuity to buyers who are residents of the State, are owner-occupants, and do not own any other real property.
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2019-02-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB258IntroProhibits the use of lead-based paint on outdoor structures after 12/31/20. (SD1)
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2019-02-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB351IntroProhibits advertising a public housing unit and housing subject to an owner or renter occupancy requirement under chapter 201H, Hawaii Revised Statutes, or chapter 206E, Hawaii Revised Statutes, for rental purposes and requires county police departme...
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2019-02-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB568IntroExcludes gender or sex markers from limited purpose driver's licenses and limited purpose provisional driver's licenses.
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2019-02-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB452IntroAppropriates funds to continue and expand health care apprenticeship programs at UH community colleges.
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2019-02-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB686IntroLegalizes the personal use, possession, and sale of cannabis in a specified quantity. Authorizes medical cannabis dispensaries to sell non-medical cannabis for personal use beginning February 1, 2021. Subjects transactions for non-medical cannabis to...
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2019-02-13
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HISB603IntroRepeals the requirement that a member of the National Guard, military reserve, or armed forces must be assigned to a unit in the State in order to qualify for a vehicle weight tax exemption. Clarifies that the vehicle weight tax exemption is availabl...
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2019-02-13
To Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
HISB1038IntroRequires the State Commission on the Status of Women to establish a statewide training program on the state human trafficking laws for criminal justice personnel.
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2019-02-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB1055IntroRequires the governor, lieutenant governor, members of the legislature, governor-appointed executive of each principal department, president of the University of Hawaii, superintendent of education, administrative director of the State, administrativ...
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2019-02-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB876IntroRequires all public elementary, intermediate, and middle schools in the county of Hawaii to participate in the safe routes to school program. Appropriates funds to support the safe routes to school program for schools in the county of Hawaii. (SD1)
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2019-02-13
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB210IntroRequires the family court to terminate parental rights if the court determines, by clear and convincing evidence, that a natural parent committed sexual assault of the other natural parent; the child was conceived as a result of the sexual assault by...
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2019-02-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB259IntroProhibits offshore drilling for oil or natural gas in state marine waters. Prohibits issuance of permits for or in connection with the development or operation of any facility or infrastructure associated with offshore drilling for oil or natural gas...
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2019-02-12
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB240IntroRequires the state building codes to incorporate the International Green Construction Code and minimum requirements for the recycling, reuse, donation, and resale of non-hazardous construction waste.
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2019-02-12
To Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
HISB357IntroAppropriates funds to upgrade the sound system in the auditorium and conference rooms at the state capitol.
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2019-02-12
To Senate Government Operations Committee
HISB858IntroProposes amendments to the Constitution of the State of Hawaii to expressly provide that the legislature may authorize the counties to issue tax increment bonds. (SD1)
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2019-02-12
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1007IntroRedirects the $1,000,000 of transient accommodations tax revenues currently allocated to operate a Hawaiian center and the museum of Hawaiian music and dance at the Hawaii convention center to have the State of Hawaii Museum of Natural and Cultural H...
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2019-02-12
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB977IntroRequires each state government branch to establish a shared leave program for state employees. Allows the chief executive of a county to establish a shared leave program for county employees. Precludes a state government branch from prohibiting leave...
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2019-02-12
To Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
HISB969IntroBeginning in the 2022-2023 school year, requires each public elementary school or public charter elementary school to offer instruction in the basics of computer science and computational thinking. Beginning in the 2023-2024 school year, requires eac...
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2019-02-12
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1018IntroAppropriates funds for the Hawaii Zero to Three Court. (SD1)
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2019-02-12
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB936IntroEstablishes the Mauna Kea special fund and Mauna Kea natural area reserve special fund. Reallocates funds from the Mauna Kea lands management special fund to the Mauna Kea special fund and Mauna Kea natural area reserve special fund.
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2019-02-12
To Senate Water and Land Committee
HISB1304IntroEstablishes minimum starting salaries for certified teachers who, with or without a master's degree, have completed an accredited teacher education program. (SD1)
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2019-02-12
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1309IntroAuthorizes the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation to enter into ninety-nine-year leases of units in residential condominiums located on state lands.
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2019-02-12
To Senate Housing Committee
HISB1447IntroAppropriates funds for operating expenses of charter schools and the state public charter school commission. (SD1)
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2019-02-12
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB1483IntroAmends the definition of "lot", "houselot", "residential lot", and "residential houselot" in section 516-1, HRS, by deleting the requirement that such parcels be zoned for residential use.
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2019-02-12
To Senate Housing Committee
HISB1496IntroAuthorizes the Hawaii community development authority to permit one building of up to seven hundred sixty-eight feet in height within each approved master plan area for the Mauka area of the Kakaako community development district; provided that the b...
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2019-02-12
To Senate Housing Committee
HISCR17IntroRequesting The Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands To Perform An Actuarial Study On The Size Of The Current And Projected Future Populations Of Hawaiians Eligible To Lease Hawaiian Home Lands.
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2019-02-12
To Senate Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HISR12IntroRequesting The Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands To Perform An Actuarial Study On The Size Of The Current And Projected Future Populations Of Hawaiians Eligible To Lease Hawaiian Home Lands.
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2019-02-12
To Senate Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HISCR18IntroUrging The Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands To Build Alternative Housing Options For Lessees.
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2019-02-12
To Senate Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HISR13IntroUrging The Department Of Hawaiian Home Lands To Build Alternative Housing Options For Lessees.
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2019-02-12
To Senate Hawaiian Affairs Committee
HISB110IntroAuthorizes and sets forth procedures for impounding a motor vehicle if a person operating the vehicle fails to display a valid insurance card.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Transportation Committee
HISB206IntroIncreases the amount of fines that may be assessed against a noncandidate committee for violations of organizational report requirements. Increases the amount of fines that may be assessed for violations of advertisement requirements. (SD1)
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2019-02-11
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB230IntroProvides that a minor may consent to emergency shelter if a provider of no cost emergency shelter and services is coordinating with child welfare service.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HISB834IntroPermits the governing body of a county to create, by ordinance, a process for the recordation and enforcement of solar easements. Allows counties to require individuals claiming a solar right to record that right by filing a declaration with the coun...
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2019-02-11
To Senate Agriculture and Environment Committee
HISB718IntroEstablishes the state mortgage insurance program to guarantee up to fifteen per cent of the principal balance of real property mortgage loans, under certain conditions.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Housing Committee
HISB960IntroRequires registration of transient vacation rentals with the director of commerce and consumer affairs prior to operating or doing business in the State. Permits certain nonconforming uses of transient vacation rentals. Establishes penalties for nonc...
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2019-02-11
To Senate Economic Development, Environment, and Technology Committee
HISB912IntroAllows charter schools to use appropriated funds for facilities improvement, rental, and construction and other infrastructure improvements. Appropriates funds for facilities and infrastructure improvement. (SD1)
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2019-02-11
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
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