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PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1SB1405EnrolledRequires public school teachers and educators to confiscate electronic cigarettes from students under 21 years of age. Requires the Department of Health to establish a Safe Harbor Program by which persons under the age of 21 may dispose of electronic...
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2019-06-24
Notice of Intent to veto dated 06-24-19 (Gov. Msg. No. 1202)
#2HB748EnrolledProhibits civil asset forfeiture unless the covered offense is a felony for which the property owner has been convicted. Excludes the forfeiture proceedings for an animal pending criminal charges. Requires the Attorney General to deposit the net proc...
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2019-06-24
Notice of Intent to veto dated 06-24-19 (Gov. Msg. No. 1202)
#3HB629EnrolledCreates a medical release program within the Department of Public Safety for certain ill, disabled, or impaired inmates who pose a low risk to public safety. Takes effect on 3/1/2020. (SD2)
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2019-06-24
Notice of Intent to veto dated 06-24-19 (Gov. Msg. No. 1202)
#4SB1221PassedClarifies delegation of powers to the Hawaii Teacher Standards Board's Executive Director to timely approve license and permit applications. Clarifies reporting of data from Hawaii Department of Education, Charter School Commission, and Charter Schoo...
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2019-06-12
Act 079, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1180).
#5HB1032EnrolledEstablishes a state boating facility lease pilot program to allow the Board of Land and Natural Resources to lease Manele Small Boat Harbor in its entirety, and fast lands and submerged lands within it. (HB1032 CD1)
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2019-06-24
Notice of Intent to veto dated 06-24-19 (Gov. Msg. No. 1202)
#6HB1133EnrolledProhibits the issuance of more than 40 commercial use permits for any marine life conservation district not accessible by land and limits access by commercial use permittees to no more than 50 percent of permittees. Requires DLNR to immediately initi...
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2019-06-24
Notice of Intent to veto dated 06-24-19 (Gov. Msg. No. 1202)
#7SB1530EnrolledMakes the conversion of the means of financing for the Hawaii Community Development Authority staff from the Hawaii community development revolving fund to the general fund contingent upon the Hawaii Community Development Authority developing and sub...
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2019-06-24
Notice of Intent to veto dated 06-24-19 (Gov. Msg. No. 1202)
#8SB92EnrolledAllows surviving immediate family members of murder or manslaughter victims to receive a copy of the closing report prepared by the investigating police department upon the conclusion of all criminal and civil proceedings that arose from the offense....
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2019-06-24
Notice of Intent to veto dated 06-24-19 (Gov. Msg. No. 1202)
#9HB172PassedAppropriates funds for Fiscal Biennium 2019-2021 for the Office of the Trustees (OHA150), Office of Hawaiian Affairs Administration (OHA160), and Beneficiary Advocacy (OHA175). Requires an expenditure of general funds to pay for the auditor to conduc...
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2019-06-12
Act 037, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1138).
#10SB281PassedAppropriates funds to the Department of Health for collective bargaining requirements for ambulance providers and other current expenses. Requires the Department of Health to contract with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration under the ...
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2019-06-12
Act 060, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1161).
#11HB250PassedAppropriates funds to implement, expand, and sustain the program. Appropriates funds to license electronic school records. (HB250 CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 054, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1155).
#12SB316PassedAppropriates funds to the University of Hawaii for additional funding for the Hawaii Community College Promise Program. Requires a report to the Legislature. (SB316 HD2)
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2019-06-12
Act 061, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1162).
#13HB340PassedAppropriates funds to HTDC for the Small Business Innovation Research Program, Manufacturing Assistance Program, and Excelerator Program. (HB340 CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 055, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1156).
#14HB290EnrolledAuthorizes qualifying patients or qualifying out-of-state patients to transport medical cannabis between islands for their personal medical use. (HB290 CD1)
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2019-06-24
Notice of Intent to veto dated 06-24-19 (Gov. Msg. No. 1202)
#15HB329PassedAmends the Kauai flooding disaster relief appropriation made in Act 12, Session Laws of Hawaii 2018, to include flood mitigation measures. Extends the lapse date of the appropriation to June 30, 2020. Exempts the appropriation from certain restrictio...
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2019-06-12
Act 035, 06/05/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1136).
#16SB471PassedAppropriates funds for core homelessness services, including the outreach program, rapid re-housing program, housing first program, family assessment centers, stored property and debris removal services, and the state rent supplemental program. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 062, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1163).
#17SB494PassedMakes a deposit into the emergency and budget reserve fund pursuant to article VII, section 6, of the Hawaii Constitution. Appropriates funds. (SB494 CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 044, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1145).
#18HB543PassedDirects the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation to initiate negotiations and 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 n...
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2019-06-12
Act 098, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1199).
#19HB624PassedPart I: Purpose section. Part II: Establishes the strategic development programs revolving fund and transfers powers, duties, and programs of the Hawaii Strategic Development Corporation (HSDC) under Hawaii Technology Development Corporation (HTDC). ...
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2019-06-12
Act 056, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1157).
#20SB753PassedAppropriates funds for operational expenses for revitalizing the Aquaculture Development Program within HDOA. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 063, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1164).
#21HB510PassedAppropriates funds for the Judiciary for the fiscal biennium beginning 7/1/2019 and ending 6/30/2021. Effective 7/1/2019. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 038, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1139).
#22SB1002PassedExtends the authorization to issue special purpose revenue bonds to assist Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning, LLC, until June 30, 2024. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 046, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1147).
#23SB985PassedAuthorizes the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to assist Pearl Harbor Floating Drydock, LLC, for the construction of a purpose-built floating drydock at Pearl Harbor to service submarines and surface ships. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 045, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1146).
#24SB1263PassedAmends the Uniform Controlled Substance Act by updating Schedule V and amending requirements for electronic prescriptions, for consistency with federal law. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 095, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1196).
#25SB1231PassedAmends the name and purpose of the Spouse and Child Abuse Special Account to allow the Department of Human Services to retain federal reimbursements for expenditure of funds for child and spousal abuse prevention and intervention under Title IV-E of ...
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2019-06-12
Act 084, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1185).
#26SB1237PassedRequires health insurance providers that provide medicare advantage (medicare part C) health benefit plans to submit administrative data, including health care services claims and payment data, to the State Health Planning and Development Agency, or ...
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2019-06-12
Act 088, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1189).
#27HB809PassedAppropriates operating and capital improvement grants for fiscal year 2020. Effective 7/1/2019. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 039, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1140).
#28SB1240PassedAdds an exception to the department of health home care agency licensing requirements for medicaid waiver provider agencies providing services to medicaid waiver participants. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 091, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1192).
#29SB1223PassedExtends the sunset date of Act 141, Session Laws of Hawaii 2009, as amended, which requires each county to issue affordable housing credits to the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands, until July 1, 2024. Extends the sunset date of Act 98, Session Laws ...
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2019-06-12
Act 080, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1181).
#30SB1226PassedRequires criminal history record checks of adult relatives who provide care for a child whose family receives a child care subsidy from the Department of Human Services. Clarifies the role and response of the child care licensing program when it rece...
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2019-06-12
Act 083, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1184).
#31SB1271PassedClarifies that tax refund offsets may be performed by the Department of Accounting and General Services and the Department of Taxation. (SB1271 HD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 097, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1198).
#32SB1213PassedRequires a party initiating a bid challenge to pay the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs a non-refundable filing fee for contracts with an estimated value of $500,000 or more. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 073, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1174).
#33SB1238PassedCreates the Executive Office on Aging Administrative Claiming Special Fund to enhance the drawdown of federal funds. Appropriates funds. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 089, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1190).
#34SB1195PassedAppropriates funds for fiscal biennium 2019-2021 for collective bargaining cost items, salary increases, and other cost adjustments for collective bargaining unit (5) and their excluded counterparts. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 048, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1149).
#35SB1236PassedClarifies 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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2019-06-12
Act 087, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1188).
#36SB1197PassedAppropriates funds for fiscal biennium 2019-2021 for collective bargaining cost items, salary increases, and other cost adjustments for collective bargaining units (1), (7), and (10) and their excluded counterparts. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 049, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1150).
#37SB1232PassedAuthorizes the Department of Human Services to disclose, upon consent, confirmed reports of child abuse or neglect to any parent or guardian of a child enrolled in an exempt or excluded child care facility. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 085, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1186).
#38SB1192PassedAppropriates funds for fiscal biennium 2019-2021 for collective bargaining cost items, salary increases, and other cost adjustments for collective bargaining units (2), (3), (4), (6), (8), (9), (13), and (14) and their excluded counterparts. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 047, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1148).
#39SB1173PassedAmends the income withholding requirements to impose a fine against any employer who (1) discharges from employment, refuses to employ, or takes disciplinary action against any noncustodial parent subject to income withholding, or (2) fails to withho...
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2019-06-12
Act 067, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1168).
#40SB1241PassedPermits the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism to share energy data with the Department of Health for purposes of regulating greenhouse gas emissions. (CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 092, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1193).
#41SB1176PassedAmends the false claims statute, section 661-21(a), Hawaii Revised Statutes, to increase civil monetary penalty minimum and maximum amounts to maintain consistency with federal law so that the State can continue to maximize its recoveries in cases wh...
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2019-06-12
Act 068, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1169).
#42SB1204PassedAmends the definitions of "dependent-beneficiary" and "employee-beneficiary" as used in the Hawaii Employer-Union Health Benefits Trust Fund, chapter 87A, Hawaii Revised Statutes. Clarifies the eligibilities of surviving children to receive benefits....
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2019-06-12
Act 051, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1152).
#43HB944PassedProhibits a public benefits corporation from purchasing its own memberships. Clarifies functions, duties, and composition of nonprofit boards of directors. Permits boards to take action without a meeting through electronic means. Clarifies time limit...
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2019-06-12
Act 065, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1166).
#44HB988PassedImplements section 106 of the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act, P.L. 115-174, by providing a 120-day temporary authority to originate loans in this State for loan originators moving from a depository institution to a no...
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2019-06-12
Act 074, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1175).
#45HB1028PassedExpands the type of revenue that can be deposited into the Endangered Species Trust Fund. (HB1028 CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 093, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1194).
#46HB888PassedAppropriates funds to support the operations of the Maui Health System. (HB888 CD2)
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2019-06-12
Act 058, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1159).
#47HB942PassedMakes appropriations for claims against the State, its officers, and its employees. (HB942 CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 099, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1200).
#48HB993PassedImproves the effectiveness of the State Emergency Management Program through modifications and additions to chapter 127A, Hawaii Revised Statutes. (HB993 CD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 078, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1179).
#49HB901PassedReduces the number of paper copies of government publications required to be deposited with the State Publications Distribution Center. Requires state and county agencies to deposit two paper copies and one electronic copy with the State Publications...
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2019-06-12
Act 100, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1201).
#50HB1007PassedAllow participants to make both pre-tax contributions and post-tax contributions to the State Deferred Compensation Plan. (SD1)
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2019-06-12
Act 086, 06/07/2019 (Gov. Msg. No. 1187).
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