Hawaii Representative Tom Brower [D] | Engrossed

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HIHB476EngrossProhibits advertising of public housing units and housing subject to an owner or renter occupancy requirement under chapters 201H, 206E, and 356D, Hawaii Revised Statutes, for rental purposes and requires county police departments to enforce the proh...
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2019-04-26
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday, 04-26-19 at 4:40PM in Conference Room 423.
HIHB613EngrossEstablishes the state youthBuild Program to assist non-profit and public entities in applying and qualifying for federal YouthBuild Program grants. Authorizes the department of labor and industrial relations to award grants eligible non-profit or pub...
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2019-04-26
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday, 04-26-19 at 2:00PM in Conference Room 423.
HIHB477EngrossEstablishes a Homeownership Housing Revolving Fund within HHFDC to provide loans to nonprofit housing development organizations and community development financial institutions for the development of affordable homeownership housing projects under a ...
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2019-04-26
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday, 04-26-19 at 4:40PM in Conference Room 423.
HIHB1408EngrossEstablishes the Office of the Housing Advocate to work with all state agencies that manage land to advocate for solutions to the State's housing shortage, and monitor, comment, and report on the State's production of affordable housing units and the ...
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2019-04-26
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday, 04-26-19 at 4:40PM in Conference Room 423.
HIHB1219EngrossAuthorizes the designation of areas or regions of public lands classified as commercial, industrial, resort and hotel, and the establishment and implementation of guidelines for the redevelopment of the areas or regions that will: (1) modernize the p...
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2019-04-26
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday, 04-26-19 at 5:55PM in Conference Room 312.
HIHB402EngrossRequires that all grants and contracts awarded by the Office of Hawaiian Affairs shall be subject to be individually approved by the board of trustees. Reduces the University of Hawaii's portion of receipts from the use, sale, lease, or other disposi...
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2019-04-25
Received notice of discharge of conferees (Hse. Com. No. 868).
HIHB626EngrossRequires vacancies in the office of United States Representative to be filled by special election that is conducted using ranked choice voting. (SD2)
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2019-04-25
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-26-19 3:20PM in conference room 325.
HIHB713EngrossEstablishes a three-year Homeless Employment Grant Program that provides homeless individuals with work opportunities and connects them with service providers. Requires the Department of Human Services to submit a report to the Legislature prior to t...
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2019-04-25
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-26-19 2:15PM in conference room 225.
HIHB1146EngrossRequires procurement officers to complete past performance evaluations of contractors. Requires past performance to be considered in all sole source procurement and any competitive contracts that exceeds the small purchase threshold. Establishes an i...
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2019-04-25
Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Friday 04-26-19 1:00PM in conference room 325.
HIHB1485EngrossEstablishes a process, beginning on January 1, 2020, for automatically preregistering or registering public school- and charter school-enrolled students who are at least 16 years old to vote. Effective 7/1/2030. (SD1)
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2019-04-25
Conference committee meeting scheduled for 04-26-19 11:00AM in conference room 329.
HIHB1541EngrossEstablishes the Hawaii Gun Violence Prevention Center within the University of Hawaii to research strategies to prevent gun violence. Creates a special fund to support the Center. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2019-04-25
Bill scheduled for Conference Committee Meeting on Friday, 04-26-19 5:30PM in conference room 016.
HIHB615EngrossRequires the Board of Education to invite the exclusive representative for Bargaining Unit (5) (teachers and other personnel of the Department of Education) to appoint a nonvoting public school teacher representative to the Board. Effective 7/1/2050....
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2019-04-24
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 958).
HIHB747EngrossEstablishes employment first as a state policy with respect to disabled persons. Requires state and county agencies to implement this policy in hiring and all programs and services administered or funded by the State or counties. Applies employment f...
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2019-04-23
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 953).
HIHB1193EngrossAmends the income tax credit for expenses for household and dependent care services necessary for gainful employment by changing the taxpayer's applicable percentage of employment-related expenses that constitutes the tax credit and cap amount. Effec...
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2019-04-23
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 953).
HIHB1274EngrossEstablishes a collective bargaining unit for graduate student assistants employed by the University of Hawaii. Effective 1/1/2051. (SD1)
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2019-04-22
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 948).
HIHB1416EngrossEstablishes a Suicide Prevention Commission to develop a strategic plan to reduce suicides within Hawaii's correctional system. Appropriates moneys to the Department of Health to develop a centralized assessment and treatment program. (SD1)
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2019-04-22
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 948).
HIHB419EngrossAuthorizes transient accommodations in the State, subject to certain conditions. Requires all operators and plan managers and their respective properties to be listed on a registry created, published, and updated by each county, except in any county ...
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2019-04-16
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 902).
HIHB618EngrossEstablishes the repair and maintenance special fund for the repair and maintenance of state department facilities. Prohibits fund moneys from funding employee salaries and costs or from being considered as part of the employer's ability to pay those ...
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2019-04-15
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 900).
HIHB1533EngrossEstablishes a historic preservation income tax credit. Appropriates funds for one temporary position to assist with the establishment and administration of the historic preservation income tax credit program. Effective on 1/1/2020. (SD1)
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2019-04-15
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 808).
HIHB842EngrossEstablishes a Hawaii State Planning Act Review Commission to review and make recommendations to the Legislature to update the Hawaii State Planning Act. Removes reference to achieving the viability of Hawaii's sugar and pineapple industries from the ...
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2019-04-15
Received notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 808).
HIHB921EngrossDefines the roles and responsibilities of the executive office on early learning and the department of education as they relate to the implementation of the public prekindergarten program. Establishes the executive office on early learning as the adm...
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2019-04-12
Received notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 804).
HIHCR201EngrossDesignating April As Organ Donor Awareness Month In Hawaii.
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2019-04-11
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HIHB712EngrossRequires candidates for President, Vice President, Governor, Lieutenant Governor, or Mayor to disclose their federal income tax returns to be listed on a general election ballot. Prohibits electors from voting for candidates for President or Vice Pre...
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2019-04-09
Failed to pass Third Reading. Ayes, 10; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Ruderman, Taniguchi . Noes, 15 (Senator(s) S. Chang, Dela Cruz, English, Fevella, Ihara, Inouye, Kanuha, J.Keohokalole, Kidani, Kim, Moriwaki, Riviere, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen, Wakai). Excused, 0 (none).
HIHCR45EngrossRequesting The City And County Of Honolulu To Extend The No Parking Restriction On Isenberg Street Between South King Street And Young Street From 5:30 P.m. To 6:30 P.m.
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2019-04-09
To Senate Transportation Committee
HIHCR162EngrossRequesting The Department Of Transportation To Collaborate With The City And County Of Honolulu Department Of Transportation Services And Appropriate Private Entities To Conduct A Study To Enhance Pedestrian Safety At The Intersection Of Ala Moana Bo...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Transportation Committee
HIHCR138EngrossUrging The County Of Hawaii To Create Alternate Routes To Properties In The Puna District That Were Affected, But Not Destroyed, By The 2018 Kilauea Eruption.
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2019-04-09
To Senate Transportation Committee
HIHCR184EngrossUrging The United States Congress, The Federal Communications Commission, And The Federal Trade Commission To Eliminate Fraudulent Telephone Calls.
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HIHCR116EngrossConvening A Gambling Advisory Group To Examine And Assess The Impacts Of Growing Access To Online And Illegal Gambling In Hawaii.
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2019-03-29
To Senate Government Operations Committee
HIHB245EngrossExpands the powers of the Hawaii Teacher Standards Board to include approving professional development courses and programs necessary for teacher reclassification. (HB245 HD1)
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2019-03-22
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB365EngrossRepeals the exemption of the Hawaii Public Housing Authority from certain administrative supervision by its board of directors regarding personnel matters. Effective 7/1/2075. (SD1)
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2019-03-22
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB550EngrossAmends the definition of renewable portfolio standard to be a percentage of electrical energy generation, rather than sales. Effective 7/1/2100. (SD1)
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2019-03-22
To Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
HIHB562EngrossRequires the Department of Health to convene a construction waste reuse and recycling working group to determine how to implement a requirement for the reuse, recycling, or donation of construction waste. (SD1)
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2019-03-22
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB818EngrossRequires all developers of affordable housing projects developed pursuant to section 201H-38, HRS, in community development districts to consult with the Hawaii Community Development Authority. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2019-03-22
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB854EngrossIncludes education about exemption from food donation liability in the health inspection process for food establishments. Provides an exception from liability for good-faith donors and distributors of perishable and nonperishable food who comply with...
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2019-03-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1349EngrossProhibits the Hawaii Community Development Authority from allowing satisfaction of a development project's affordable housing requirement through a cash payment in lieu of providing reserved housing. Effective 7/1/2075. (SD1)
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2019-03-22
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB1457EngrossAppropriates funds to the Office of Planning for the planning and development of the Wailuku-Kahului Transit Corridor Master Plan in the county of Maui. Effective 7/1/2100. (SD1)
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2019-03-22
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB1373EngrossAppropriates additional funds for the fiscal biennium 2019-2021 to the Hawaii Public Housing Authority to establish new positions and for operating costs for Rental Housing Services (HMS 220) and Rental Assistance Services (HMS 222). Effective 1/1/20...
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2019-03-22
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB1381EngrossProhibits former legislators and executive branch employees subject to senate confirmation from engaging in lobbying for twelve months after termination of employment as a legislator or executive branch employee. Takes effect 7/1/2020. (SD1)
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2019-03-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB1142EngrossAmends the Hula Mae Multifamily revenue bond authorization amount. Effective 7/1/2075. (SD1)
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2019-03-22
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB466EngrossAppropriates funds to the department of health for the aging and disability resource center. Takes effect on 1/1/2059. (SD1)
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2019-03-21
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB696EngrossClarifies that the exemption from payment of parking fees is an exception for drivers who are unable to reach or operate a parking meter or unattended pay station because of a physical disability, and who display a disabled paid parking exemption per...
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2019-03-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB821EngrossRequires the Hawaii technology development corporation to seek to establish a public-private partnership to plan, build, and manage key strategic broadband infrastructure and attract cloud based companies to Hawaii. Makes an appropriation for the Haw...
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2019-03-21
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB1277EngrossProvides scholarships for the unmet direct cost needs of qualified students at any four-year University of Hawaii campus who meet certain eligibility criteria. Makes an appropriation for the Hawaii Promise Program. (HB1277 HD1)
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2019-03-21
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB549EngrossRequires new developments to plan for the impacts of projected sea level rise and prohibits development in areas significantly affected by projected sea level rise. Amends policies and objectives related to coastal zone management to reduce residenti...
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2019-03-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HIHB462EngrossExempts residence or occupancy in a structure or on property directly controlled, owned, or managed by the Department of Agriculture from the Residential Landlord-Tenant Code. (SD1)
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2019-03-20
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB1346EngrossProhibits the suspension or expulsion of children participating in the Executive Office on Early Learning's Public Prekindergarten Program, except under limited circumstances. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)
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2019-03-20
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB1465EngrossAppropriates funds to be used by the Department of Education for the repair and maintenance of public school buildings, grounds, and facilities in the State. (HB1465 HD2)
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2019-03-20
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB1490EngrossAmends the prohibition of contributions by state and county contractors under Hawaii's campaign finance laws to include officers of a contractor, including contractors who provide goods or utilities. Effective 7/1/2030. (SD1)
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2019-03-20
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB766EngrossEstablishes a task force within the Judiciary to review allowing service of notice and process by electronic mail in civil and administrative proceedings. (SD1)
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2019-03-20
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB1177EngrossAppropriates funds to purchase the Honolulu Federal Detention Center. (HB1177 HD1)
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2019-03-19
To Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
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