Hawaii Representative Tom Brower [D]

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HIHB1817IntroAuthorizes issuance of $200,000,000 in general obligation bonds and appropriates funds for capital improvement projects consistent with the purposes of the rental housing revolving fund.
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2020-01-17
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB1840IntroRequires a mortgagee to record a writ of possession as soon as practicable in land court or the bureau of conveyances.
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2020-01-17
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB1843IntroAuthorizes the manufacture and distribution of cannabis seeds and cannabis clones by medical cannabis dispensary licensees.
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2020-01-17
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB1839IntroAllows association members to make written demand to planned community associations to make repairs to common property. Allows association members to make repairs under certain conditions and deduct costs for the repairs from the association assessme...
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2020-01-17
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB1824IntroRequires certain landlords, lessors, or plaintiffs in a summary possession action to provide proof of payment of taxes due to the State before the issuance of a writ of possession.
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2020-01-17
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB1816IntroIncludes in HHFDC's homebuyers' club program a requirement to provide financial aid to participants. Requires DHS to offer long-term case management for low-income individuals and families and individuals and families that are formerly homeless or cu...
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2020-01-17
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB1820IntroAmends the nominating authority of the representatives of the Heeia community development district, Kalaeloa community development district, and Kakaako community development district on the Hawaii community development authority.
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2020-01-17
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB1823IntroMandates a foreclosing party to submit a plan to prevent long-term vacancy at the start of the foreclosure action. Imposes fines on a homeowner, foreclosing party, or prevailing purchaser in foreclosure actions when a vacant residential property subj...
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2020-01-17
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB1822IntroDelays the execution of a writ of possession in a summary possession action until either two weeks after the issuance of the later of either the writ or the tenant's security deposit has been refunded.
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2020-01-17
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB1818IntroRequires all individuals operating a bicycle to ride within a bicycle lane whenever a bicycle lane is available for use, except in certain situations. Provides for the assessment of fines for each violation.
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2020-01-17
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB1825IntroRequires certain landlords, lessors, or plaintiffs in a summary possession action to deposit such sums necessary to reimburse the lessee for relocation back to the lessee's original home state.
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2020-01-17
Introduced and Pass First Reading.
HIHB1896N/AExtends the period for which driver's licenses are valid for persons seventy-two years old or older from two years to four years.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1867N/AAmends the total amount of hours per week an individual must be employed to be a qualified caregiver under the kupuna caregivers program from thirty to twenty. Appropriates funds for the proper implementation of the kupuna caregivers program.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1874N/ALowers the age of crimes against seniors to sixty years of age, and makes certain criminal offenses against seniors applicable regardless of the perpetrator's knowledge of the victim's age.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1869N/AAmends the definitions of "certificate of disability" and "person with a disability" to allow a person with a disability that does not limit or impair the ability to walk and needs special accommodations to enter and exit their vehicle to be issued a...
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1865N/ARequires the department of health to establish an Alzheimer's disease and related dementia training program for care workers whose work involves extensive contact with participants or residents. Specifies training curriculum and continuing education ...
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1866N/AAppropriates funds for the healthy aging partnership program to further the program's role in improving the health and well-being of Hawaii's kupuna.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1873N/AEstablishes an outreach program in the department of health to inform physicians and appropriate non-physician practitioners participating in medicare that comprehensive care planning services for those with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias ...
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1872N/AAppropriates funds to the office of the long-term care ombudsman for six full-time (6.0 FTE) ombudsman specialist positions; two each on Oahu and Hawaii and one each on Kauai and Maui.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1898N/ARequires the Department of Agriculture to adopt rules to protect the welfare of livestock transported to, from, or between any island of Hawaii. Requires the department to adopt interim rules.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1871N/ARequires the executive office on Aging to report the assessment of progress toward the reported goals and state recommendations going forward; appropriate funds for one fiscal year to the executive office on aging.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1868N/ALowers the age a person can be exempt from jury duty from eighty years of age or older to seventy-five years of age or older.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1870N/ARequires the thirty-day lapse or termination notices for long-term care policies to be sent by certified mail or commercial delivery service, or other method of delivery requiring proof of delivery.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1932N/AAuthorizes the counties to reclassify lands 15 to 100 acres in certain rural, urban, and agricultural districts in which at least 50 percent of the housing units on the land sought to be reclassified are set aside for persons and families with income...
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1902N/AExtends the prohibition for large capacity magazines to all firearms, rather than just pistols. Provides an exception to the prohibition for law enforcement agencies and duly authorized officers.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1949N/AEstablishes an affordable homeownership revolving fund within HHFDC to provide loans to nonprofit community development financial institutions, nonprofit housing development organizations, and qualified nonprofit housing trust programs for the develo...
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1907N/AProhibits the operation of a helicopter for commercial purposes without a valid instrument rating from the Federal Aviation Administration. Subject both a violating individual and an individual's employer to penalties.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1998N/AAuthorizes forfeiture of certain ERS benefits, pursuant to court order, for state or county employees and designated beneficiaries who are convicted of an employment-related felony.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB2020N/ARequires the state procurement office to establish a past performance database. Requires that the determination of certain contract awards through the procurement process consider a contractor's past performance. Appropriates funds.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1904N/AEstablishes The Uniform Employee and Student Online Privacy Protection Act that adopts uniform laws on protecting the online accounts of employees, prospective employees, unpaid interns, applicants, students, and prospective students from employers a...
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1957N/AIncreases the adjusted gross income eligibility cap for the income tax credit for low-income household renters from $30,000 to $50,000. Increases the amount used for calculating the credit from $50 to $200.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1910N/AEstablishes the sustainable aviation fuel program to provide grants to any business in Hawaii that is developing products related to sustainable aviation fuel or aviation greenhouse gas reduction. Appropriates funds.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1916N/AIncreases the amount of tax credit allowable for household and dependent care services from $2,400 to $4,800 for a qualifying individual and from $4,800 to $9,600 for two or more qualifying individuals.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1955N/AEstablishes a framework for the regulation of electric foot scooters by the State and counties. Amends definitions of "moped" to exclude electric foot scooters.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1929N/AExtends the deadline for the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation to exercise its power of eminent domain to acquire the Front Street Apartments affordable housing project on Maui unless the ground lease is renegotiated or a new ground ...
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1911N/AEstablishes an income tax credit for the conversion of gasoline-powered buses to hydrogen-powered buses or the purchase of new hydrogen-powered buses.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1933N/ARepeals the state building code council. Takes effect on 1/1/2021.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1900N/ARequires a defendant's incarceration history certificate be provided to a court prior to sentencing or resentencing. Requires a court to determine a defendant's credit time, compute the expiration date for a defendant's specified sentence, and includ...
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB2024N/AExpands the circumstances where a minor may consent to no cost emergency shelter and related services to include cases where the provider is coordinating with child welfare services.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1903N/AEstablishes within the Department of Public Safety the Adult Corrections Officer Professional Conduct Incentive Pilot Project to provide bonuses for professional conduct and exemplary attendance. Requires report. Appropriates funds.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1915N/AEstablishes within the Department of Education a Workforce Readiness Program to provide opportunities for students to earn associate degrees, workforce development diplomas, pre-apprenticeship certificates, and other industry-recognized certificates....
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1917N/AEstablishes a refundable income tax credit equal to twenty per cent of the federal child tax credit allowed and properly claimed on a taxpayer's federal tax return.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1999N/AChanges the standard for the offenses of operating a vehicle under the influence of an intoxicant and habitually operating a vehicle under the influence of an intoxicant from .08 grams of alcohol per 210 liters of breath or 100 milliliters or cubic c...
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1908N/AEstablishes a state water and sewer surcharge for all water utility customers. Requires the Commission on Water Resource Management to establish the surcharge rate. Requires the Hawaii Community Development Authority to expend the revenues of the sur...
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1935N/AEstablishes a task force to evaluate the economic impact of the military's presence in Hawaii.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1958N/AAmends the income tax credit for expenses for household and dependent care services necessary for gainful employment by changing the taxpayer's applicable percentage of employmentrelated expenses that constitutes the tax credit and cap amount.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB2019N/ARequires public contractors to post a post-performance bond to cover the State's costs of curing construction defects discovered within 10 years after the completion of the contract. Requires the contractor to fully pay for the bond prior to the comp...
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB1901N/AClarifies 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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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB2004N/AAmends requirements for child passengers. Requires rear facing child safety seats for children under two years of age. Raises certain fines for violations.
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
HIHB2022N/AAuthorizes expenditures from the mental health and substance abuse special fund to be used for certain capital improvement projects. Limits the expenditures for capital improvement projects at 15% of total expenditures from the special fund and 15% o...
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2020-01-17
Pending introduction.
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