Hawaii Representative Tom Brower [D]

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HIHCR186IntroRequesting An Audit Of The Department Of Education.
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2019-03-14
To House Lower and Higher Education Committee
HIHR208PassApplauding Honolulu Little League For Their Unbelievable Dominance In Winning The 2018 Little League World Series.
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2019-03-14
Resolution adopted in final form.
HIHB630EngrossRepeals the Glass Container Recovery Program. (HB630 HD1)
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2019-03-13
To Senate Agriculture and Environment Committee
HIHB421EngrossEstablishes a five-year general excise tax exemption starting January 1, 2020, for amounts received from the servicing and maintenance of helicopters in an aircraft service and maintenance facility or from the construction of a facility that services...
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2019-03-13
To Senate Transportation Committee
HIHB1451EngrossExtends the Ohana Zones Pilot Program to June 30, 2022 and the Emergency Department Homelessness Assessment Pilot Program and the Medical Respite Pilot Program to June 30, 2020. (HB1451 HD3)
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2019-03-13
To Senate Housing Committee
HIHB253EngrossProhibits a person from intentionally or knowingly manufacturing, importing, installing, reinstalling, distributing, selling, or offering for sale any counterfeit supplemental restraint system component, nonfunctional airbag, or airbag that does not ...
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2019-03-07
To Senate Transportation Committee
HIHB246EngrossProvides funding for rental or lease of facilities under legislative appropriations and bond authorizations to the State Public Charter School Commission for the design, planning, construction, repair, and maintenance of public charter school improve...
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2019-03-07
To Senate Education Committee
HIHB700EngrossAuthorizes pharmacists, acting in good faith and exercising reasonable care, to prescribe and dispense an opioid antagonist to patients, and family members and caregivers of opioid patients. (HB700 HD2)
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2019-03-07
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HIHB844EngrossEstablishes a task force in the Department of Taxation to discuss the need to rebalance and repurpose the tax programs created by the general excise tax, income tax, and property tax laws. (HB844 HD1)
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2019-03-07
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHCR20IntroRequesting Congress To Convene A Limited National Convention Under Article V For The Exclusive Purpose Of Proposing An Amendment To The United States Constitution That Will Limit The Influence Of Money In Our Electoral Process.
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2019-03-07
To House Judiciary Committee
HIHB131EngrossLegalizes hemp to the extent legalized under federal law. Requires the Chairperson of the Board of Agriculture to prepare and submit a proposed state plan to monitor and regulate hemp production, including commercial production and research, to the f...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
HIHB247EngrossAppropriates funds for the Department of Education to install air conditioning in public schools that prioritize the project. (HB247 HD1)
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2019-03-05
To Senate Education Committee
HIHB343EngrossEstablishes a small craft beer producer income tax credit. (HB343 HD1)
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2019-03-05
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB415EngrossRepeals the requirement that each UH campus prepare an operations plan for each fiscal year. Repeals the automatic lapse of moneys in the UH Tuition and Fees Special Fund. (HB415 HD1)
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2019-03-05
To Senate Higher Education Committee
HIHB625EngrossAbolishes the Department of Human Resources Development and transfers its functions to the Department of Budget and Finance. Replaces the Director of Human Resources Development with the same-tiered Director of Taxation as the new basis for salaries ...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
HIHB475EngrossDisallows dividends paid deduction for real estate investment trusts. (HB475 HD1)
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2019-03-05
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB414EngrossExtends for two additional years, the sunset date of Act 42, SLH 2018, which restores authority to the UH President to act as UH's Chief Procurement Officer for all procurement contracts under Chapter 103D, HRS. (HB414 HD1)
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2019-03-05
To Senate Higher Education Committee
HIHB631EngrossAuthorizes each county to impose a surcharge on transient accommodations tax. Changes the transient accommodations tax rate to an unspecified amount. Repeals the distribution of transit accommodations tax revenues to the counties. (HB631 HD1)
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2019-03-05
To Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
HIHB799EngrossEstablishes a wind resistive device tax credit for the purchase and installation of wind resistive devices in a non-condominium residential dwelling. Requires the Insurance Commissioner to develop and determine the requirements for the wind resistive...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB917EngrossRequires the City and County of Honolulu to transfer to the Department of Education fee simple title to the property on which the Department's Student Transportation Service Office - Young Street is located. Appropriates funds. (HB917 HD1)
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2019-03-05
To Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
HIHB1154EngrossRequires owner-builders to provide proof of withholding taxes and workers' compensation insurance. Amends fines for failure to comply with statute. (HB1154 HD1)
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2019-03-05
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HIHB1347EngrossRequires that annual charter school audits be performed by an auditor selected by the authorizer. Requires charter schools to provide access to all or any part of its records to its authorizer without payment of a fee. (HB1347 HD1)
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2019-03-05
To Senate Education Committee
HIHB1464EngrossRequires the Insurance Commissioner to perform a study on capitated payment rates in Hawaii that compares the payment model in Hawaii with the payment models in other states. Appropriates funds for the study. (HB1464 HD2)
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2019-03-05
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HIHB1462EngrossRequires the State Auditor to study the feasibility of providing health benefits to state and county employees using a self-insured model. Appropriates funds. Establishes the Rate Stabilization Reserve Fund. Caps employer contributions to the Other P...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Government Operations Committee
HIHB1447EngrossRequires the Department of Health to establish a culturally competent Palliative Care Pilot Program to promote public education on palliative care and establish home- or community-based palliative care projects. (HB1447 HD1)
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2019-03-05
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HIHB1537EngrossAppropriates funds to the University of Hawaii for an unspecified number of FTE positions within the Office of Mauna Kea Management. (HB1537 HD1)
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2019-03-05
To Senate Higher Education Committee
HIHB670IntroEstablishes a two-year pilot program on the island of Oahu to reduce recidivism through intervention, prevention, cultural support, and education initiatives. Appropriates funds. (HB670 HD1)
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2019-02-19
To House Public Safety, Veterans, & Military Affairs Committee
HIHB36IntroAppropriates funds for the Department of Human Services to purchase, staff, and operate two mobile clinics to serve the homeless persons residing in ohana zones. (HB36 HD1)
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2019-02-15
To House Finance Committee
HIHB38IntroAppropriates funds to the Department of Health to establish and maintain comprehensive and coordinated continuum of care treatment services for sufferers of substance use and related disorders. (HB38 HD1)
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2019-02-15
To House Finance Committee
HIHB243IntroRequires the Department of Education to contract with a consulting firm that specializes in school finance, particularly with respect to adequacy studies of public education systems in multiple states, to perform a study on the adequacy of funding fo...
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2019-02-15
To House Finance Committee
HIHB552IntroAmends penalties for violations of laws and administrative rules governing boating and ocean recreation by aligning penalties with the severity of the prohibited conduct. Clarifies that imposition of civil or criminal penalties does not preclude the ...
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2019-02-15
To House Finance Committee
HIHB561IntroEstablishes the invasive species rapid response special fund. Establishes procedures for emergency declarations and expenditures. Appropriates money. (HB561 HD1)
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2019-02-15
To House Finance Committee
HIHB701IntroRequires the Legislative Reference Bureau to perform a study to determine if the physical therapy practice act should be amended to allow physical therapists to practice dry needling. (HB701 HD1)
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2019-02-15
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HIHB1234IntroRequires an application for motor vehicle registration to include additional identifying information. Authorizes the counties to assess a fine against the legal or registered owner of a vehicle deemed abandoned. Requires the legal or registered owner...
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2019-02-15
To House Finance Committee
HIHB1448IntroEstablishes a working group to evaluate current behavioral health care and related system gaps related to the continuum of care for persons experiencing substance abuse, mental health conditions, and homelessness. Makes an appropriation. (HB1448 HD1)
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2019-02-15
To House Finance Committee
HIHB40IntroAuthorizes health care providers, non-profit organizations, businesses, and faith-based organizations to distribute supplemental nutrition assistance program applications to prospective applicants. (HB40 HD1)
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2019-02-14
To House Finance Committee
HIHB235IntroAppropriates funding for drug treatment in Hawaii. Requires the DOH to pursue non-state funding sources for drug treatment programs prior to expending general revenue funds appropriated. Requires DOH to exhaust all public and private insurance option...
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2019-02-14
To House Finance Committee
HIHB325IntroIncreases minimum allowable fine amounts for convictions for operating a vehicle under the influence of an intoxicant. (HB325 HD1)
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2019-02-14
To House Judiciary Committee
HIHB614IntroAppropriates funds to the Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center for operation of its twenty-four-hour emergency room. (HB614 HD1)
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2019-02-14
To House Finance Committee
HIHB573IntroAppropriates funds to provide scholarships for qualified students who are spouses or children of deceased members of the United States military and who qualify for a gold star lapel button. (HB573 HD1)
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2019-02-14
To House Finance Committee
HIHB919IntroEstablishes a collective bargaining unit for graduate student assistants employed by the University of Hawaii. (HB919 HD1)
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2019-02-14
To House Finance Committee
HIHB1282IntroRequires all state building construction that uses concrete to use post-industrial carbon dioxide mineralized concrete unless use of these materials will increase costs or delay construction. (HB1282 HD1)
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2019-02-14
To House Finance Committee
HIHB233IntroRemoves the criminal statute of limitations for sex trafficking and promoting prostitution. Exempts minors from criminal liability for prostitution and street solicitation of prostitution. Establishes minimum criminal and regulatory penalties for pro...
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2019-02-13
To House Judiciary Committee
HIHB244IntroAppropriates funds to the Executive Office on Early Learning for equipment and furniture. (HB244 HD1)
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2019-02-13
To House Finance Committee
HIHB326IntroAuthorizes the Examiner of Drivers to waive the knowledge test for a commercial driver's license applicant who meets the requirements of title 49 Code of Federal Regulations section 383.77 or 383.123(b). (HB326 HD1)
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2019-02-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HIHB324IntroExtends certain certificates of inspection, registration, and licensing exemptions to marine terminal equipment used near neighbor island harbors. (HB324 HD1)
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2019-02-13
To House Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
HIHB248IntroAppropriates funds to support the Executive Office on Early Learning Public Prekindergarten Program by appropriating funds to the Executive Office on Early Learning for additional personnel costs. (HB248 HD1)
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2019-02-13
To House Finance Committee
HIHB792IntroJustifies the use of deadly force if an actor is in the actor's home when another person remains unlawfully in the home, and there is an imminent threat of physical harm, bodily injury, or assault.
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2019-02-13
To House Public Safety, Veterans, & Military Affairs Committee
HIHB1280IntroLowers the right to vote in state and local elections to those who are sixteen years of age or older per the Hawaii Constitution.
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2019-02-13
To House Judiciary Committee
HIHB1499IntroRequires county police officers to remove criminal trespassers from state lands upon request from state departments and agencies.
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2019-02-13
To House Public Safety, Veterans, & Military Affairs Committee
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