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HIHB1487EngrossEstablishes the Honolulu shoreline climate protection pilot project to develop a plan to protect urban Honolulu from the impacts of sea level rise, floodwater, storms, and other impacts of a rapidly changing climate. Appropriates funds to the Departm...
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2019-04-22
Received notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 948).
HISCR129EngrossEngaging, Endorsing, Accepting, And Adopting The New York Declaration On Forests To Achieve The United Nations Paris Agreement And The 2030 Agenda For Sustainable Development; Specifically Sustainable Development Goal 15, Life On Land.
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2019-04-05
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISR98PassEngaging, Endorsing, Accepting, And Adopting The New York Declaration On Forests To Achieve The United Nations Paris Agreement And The 2030 Agenda For Sustainable Development; Specifically Sustainable Development Goal 15, Life On Land.
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2019-04-04
Report and Resolution Adopted.
HIHR179IntroRequesting The Legislature To Convene A Working Group To Discuss The Economic Growth Potential Of Investing In Green Industry Initiatives.
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2019-03-25
To House Finance Committee
HIHCR198IntroRequesting The Legislature To Convene A Working Group To Discuss The Economic Growth Potential Of Investing In Green Industry Initiatives.
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2019-03-25
To House Finance 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
HIHCR219IntroUrging The State And Each County To Adopt The Global Pact For The Environment To Achieve The United Nations Paris Agreement And The 2030 Development Agenda, And To Specifically Adopt The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, Numbers 13 Throug...
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2019-03-19
The committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Lowen, Wildberger, Har, Tarnas, Todd, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Yamane.
HIHR194IntroUrging The State And Each County To Adopt The Global Pact For The Environment To Achieve The United Nations Paris Agreement And The 2030 Development Agenda, And To Specifically Adopt The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, Numbers 13 Throug...
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2019-03-19
The committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Lowen, Wildberger, Har, Tarnas, Todd, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Yamane.
HISB1054EngrossRequires the State and counties to incorporate predictions of sea level rise and other climate change hazards and mitigation opportunities into applicable plans, strategies, and mapping. Requires the Public Utilities Commission, and any public utilit...
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHR60IntroEngaging, Endorsing, Accepting, And Adopting The New York Declaration On Forests To Achieve The United Nations Paris Agreement And The 2030 Agenda For Sustainable Development; Specifically Sustainable Development Goal 15, Life On Land.
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HIHCR59IntroEngaging, Endorsing, Accepting, And Adopting The New York Declaration On Forests To Achieve The United Nations Paris Agreement And The 2030 Agenda For Sustainable Development; Specifically Sustainable Development Goal 15, Life On Land.
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2019-03-14
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
HISCR132IntroUrging The State And Each County To Adopt The Global Pact For The Environment To Achieve The United Nations Paris Agreement And The 2030 Development Agenda, And To Specifically Adopt The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, Numbers 13 Throug...
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2019-03-12
To Senate Government Operations Committee
HISR101IntroUrging The State And Each County To Adopt The Global Pact For The Environment To Achieve The United Nations Paris Agreement And The 2030 Development Agenda, And To Specifically Adopt The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, Numbers 13 Throug...
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2019-03-12
To Senate Government Operations Committee
HISB435IntroInstructs the Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Commission to assess the effects of tourism on climate change and publish a report on its findings. Appropriates moneys. Takes effect 12/31/2050. (SD1)
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB690IntroImplements the recommendations of the Hawaii Sea Level Rise Vulnerability and Adaptation Report issued by the Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Commission. Makes appropriations. (SD1)
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HISB930IntroRequires the Hawaii climate change mitigation and adaptation commission and coordinator to assist the State and counties with developing and implementing various sea level rise adaptation plans and climate change mitigation efforts. Appropriate funds...
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2019-02-15
To Senate Ways and Means Committee
HIHB1407IntroExpands the scope of the carbon offset program and funds six new positions within the program. Establishes a carbon offset revolving fund to assist in the fulfillment of the purposes of the carbon offset program. Appropriates funds. (HB1407 HD2)
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2019-02-15
To House Finance Committee
HISB434IntroRequires state agencies to require climate vulnerability assessments for permit applications for projects involving building, transportation, or land use change that may generate significant greenhouse gas emissions. Applies to permit applications fi...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Agriculture and Environment Committee
HISB659IntroEstablishes the state alternative transit fund to allow counties to offer free or nearly free fares on eco-friendly county buses. Imposes a fine for unlicensed transient accommodations. Establishes a surcharge on individual income over $2.5 million. ...
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2019-01-24
To Senate Transportation Committee
HIHB19IntroEstablishes a Malama Makalae Coast Council, which shall: (1) Study, provide analysis, and develop Malama Makalae coast siting criteria and design criteria for certain state-funded construction projects; (2) Establish a plan regarding saltwater intrus...
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2019-01-22
To House Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
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