Hawaii State Legislature
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SR1 SD1
Deaf and Blind Task Force; Text-to-Voice Teletypewriter Technology
URGING VARIOUS STATE ENTITIES TO REVIEW AND UPDATE THEIR TELECOMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT, SERVICES, AND POLICIES AND IDENTIFY AREAS OF IMPROVEMENT IN ACCESSIBILITY AND USABILITY FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING OR HAVE A SPEECH DISABILITY.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. K. RHOADS, BAKER, Green HMS/ETT/GVO, WAM  HR140
SR2
Office of the City Auditor; Board of Water Supply; Water Main Break; Traffic
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF THE CITY AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A PERFORMANCE AUDIT OF THE BOARD OF WATER SUPPLY'S MAINTENANCE PROGRAM AND TRAFFIC MITIGATION MEASURES.
(S) 1/22/2018- Referred to PSM/WTL/TRE. S. CHANG, Kidani, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen, Tokuda PSM/WTL/TRE
SR3
Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy; Youth Football; Task Force
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE THE RISK OF CHRONIC TRAUMATIC ENCEPHALOPATHY FROM YOUTH FOOTBALL.
(S) 1/26/2018- Referred to GVO/CPH, WAM. GREEN, Galuteria, Harimoto, Riviere, Ruderman, Shimabukuro, Wakai GVO/CPH, WAM
SR4 SD1
Import Requirements and Process for Domestic Animals; Department of Agriculture; Rabies; Prevention
ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO EVALUATE THE IMPORT REQUIREMENTS AND PROCESS FOR DOMESTIC ANIMALS.
(S) 3/2/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). GREEN, RUDERMAN, Galuteria, Shimabukuro, Wakai AEN
SR5
Hawaiian Telcom; Fiber Optic Cable
ENCOURAGING HAWAIIAN TELCOM TO ADDRESS THE LACK OF FIBER OPTIC REDUNDANCY IN WEST HAWAII ISLAND.
(S) 1/26/2018- Referred to ETT. GREEN, Galuteria ETT
SR6
Community Health Workers; Oversight; Certification; Reimbursement
RECOGNIZING THE ROLE OF COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS AND REQUESTING OVERSIGHT AND CERTIFICATION OF COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS.
(S) 1/26/2018- Referred to CPH/LBR. GREEN, Dela Cruz, Galuteria CPH/LBR
SR7
Concealed Carry Reciprocity; United States Congress
REQUESTING THE CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION OF HAWAII AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO OPPOSE "CONCEALED CARRY RECIPROCITY" LEGISLATION.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Gabbard. Noes, 0 (none). S. CHANG, BAKER, Ihara, L. Thielen, Wakai PSM, JDC  HR29
SR8
Keiki Caucus; Children of Incarcerated Parents; Visitation Centers
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY, TO WORK WITH THE FAMILY REUNIFICATION WORKING GROUP AND OTHER COMMUNITY STAKEHOLDERS TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO ESTABLISH VISITATION CENTERS AT ALL STATE CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND JAILS.
(S) 1/26/2018- Referred to HMS/PSM, WAM. K. RHOADS, Green, Harimoto, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Riviere HMS/PSM, WAM  HR14
SR9 SD1
Keiki Caucus; Afterschool Programs; Working Group; Advisory Council
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO REVIEW AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAMS IN HAWAII'S PUBLIC SCHOOLS AND TO ESTABLISH AN AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM ADVISORY COUNCIL.
(S) 3/27/2018- Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. K. RHOADS, GREEN, HARIMOTO, KEITH-AGARAN, KIM, Riviere EDU, WAM  HR15
SR10 SD1
HISYNC; HILYNC; Children, Youth, and Families
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, AND JUDICIARY TO PERMANENTLY ESTABLISH AND PARTICIPATE IN THE HAWAII INTERAGENCY STATE YOUTH NETWORK OF CARE TO BETTER SERVE YOUTH AND FAMILIES WITH COMPLEX NEEDS IN THE STATE.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. K. RHOADS HMS/EDU/CPH, JDC  HR13
SR11
Sustainable Development Goals; United Nations; Social Justice
ENDORSING AND ADOPTING, AND URGING THE SEVERAL COUNTIES TO ENDORSE AND USE, THE UNITED NATIONS SEVENTEEN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS AS COMPONENTS OF A FRAMEWORK FOR ADDRESSING AND ASSESSING HAWAII'S EFFORTS TOWARD SOCIAL JUSTICE AND SUSTAINABILITY.
(S) 4/3/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. K. RHOADS, S. Chang, Shimabukuro PSM, WAM  HR10
SR12 SD1
DHRD; BUF; State Hiring; Working Group
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A WORKING GROUP TO IDENTIFY BARRIERS TO IMPROVING THE STATE'S HIRING PROCESSES.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. DELA CRUZ, GALUTERIA, KIDANI, S. Chang, Inouye, K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai LBR, WAM
SR13 SD1
Television Stations; Public Service Announcement; Disaster Response
REQUESTING THE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION TO REQUIRE ALL TELEVISION STATIONS THAT BROADCAST IN HAWAII TO DEDICATE TIME SLOTS TO EDUCATE THE GENERAL PUBLIC THROUGH PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS ON HOW TO PREPARE FOR NATURAL AND MAN-MADE DISASTERS.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. KIDANI, INOUYE, S. Chang, Galuteria, Riviere PSM/CPH, WAM  HR64
SR14
Taxation; Federal; State; Income; Report
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION TO STUDY THE IMPACT OF RECENT CHANGES TO FEDERAL INCOME TAX LAW.
(S) 3/27/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. DELA CRUZ, GALUTERIA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KIDANI, S. Chang, Keith-Agaran, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai WAM
SR15 SD1
State Foundation on Culture and the Arts; President Barack Obama; Monument
REQUESTING THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS TO COMMISSION A MONUMENT TO PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. ESPERO, BAKER, S. CHANG, GALUTERIA, INOUYE, KEITH-AGARAN, K. RHOADS, SHIMABUKURO, Gabbard, Kim, Nishihara, L. Thielen, Wakai JDC, WAM
SR16
Application for Convention of the States under Article V of the Constitution of the United States
URGING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO CALL A CONVENTION FOR PROPOSING AMENDMENTS PURSUANT TO ARTICLE V OF THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION LIMITED TO PROPOSING AMENDMENTS THAT IMPOSE FISCAL RESTRAINTS ON THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, LIMIT THE POWER AND JURISDICTION OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, AND LIMIT THE TERMS OF OFFICE FOR ITS OFFICIALS AND FOR MEMBERS OF CONGRESS.
(S) 3/8/2018- The committee on PSM deferred the measure. GABBARD, ESPERO, HARIMOTO, INOUYE, NISHIHARA, RIVIERE, Shimabukuro, Wakai PSM, JDC  HR7
SR17
National Football League; Cannabidiol in Pill or Liquid Form; Pain from Injuries
URGING THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE TO ALLOW INJURED PLAYERS TO USE CANNABIDIOL IN PILL OR LIQUID FORM, IN LIEU OF OPIOIDS, TO ADDRESS THE PAIN FROM THEIR WORK-RELATED INJURIES.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, referred to CPH. ESPERO, S. Chang, Galuteria, Ihara, Keith-Agaran, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai LBR/ETT, CPH  HR40
SR18 SD1
Hawaiian Language; Local Flora and Fauna
URGING THE USE OR INCORPORATION OF THE HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE INTO THE VOCABULARY USED TO IDENTIFY LOCAL FLORA AND FAUNA AND INTO SAFETY WARNINGS AND ENCOURAGING THE IMPROVED PRONUNCIATION OF WORDS IN THE HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. K. KAHELE, S. Chang, Galuteria, Inouye, Kidani, Kouchi, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai HWN, WAM  HR35
SR19
Wastewater Management; Study; Infrastructure
URGING THE COUNTY OF HAWAI‘I TO PRIORITIZE INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENTS TO WASTEWATER MANAGEMENT THROUGH A COMPREHENSIVE STUDY FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, INFRASTRUCTURE, SUSTAINABILITY, EDUCATION, AND PUBLIC POLICY.
(S) 4/3/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. K. KAHELE, S. Chang, Galuteria, Inouye, Kidani, Kouchi, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai PSM/AEN, WAM
SR20
State of Hawaii Open Data Goals; Objectives, Chief Information Officer; Information Technology Steering Committee
REQUESTING THE CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY STEERING COMMITTEE, TO DEVELOP STATE STRATEGIC OPEN DATA GOALS AND OBJECTIVES.
(S) 3/1/2018- Referred to GVO/ETT, WAM. WAKAI GVO/ETT, WAM
SR21
Department of Land and Natural Resources; Division of Forestry and Wildlife; Hunter Education Course
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES DIVISION OF FORESTRY AND WILDLIFE TO OFFER FREE, ONLINE HUNTER EDUCATION COURSES OR ACCEPT THE COMPLETION OF CERTAIN ONLINE HUNTER EDUCATION COURSES IN PARTIAL SATISFACTION OF THE REQUIREMENTS TO OBTAIN A HUNTING LICENSE.
(S) 3/1/2018- Referred to WTL, WAM. GABBARD WTL, WAM
SR22
Hawaii Community Development Authority; Community Development Districts; Kakaako; East Kapolei; Heeia; Legislative Reference Bureau; Report
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY REGARDING DESIGNATING, DISSOLVING, OR TRANSFERRING CERTAIN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DISTRICTS UNDER THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. DELA CRUZ, ENGLISH, GALUTERIA, INOUYE, S. Chang, K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, Kidani, Kim, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai WTL, WAM
SR23
First Responders; Food and Supplies Distribution; Disaster Response
REQUESTING THE STATE TO INCLUDE IN ITS LIST OF FIRST RESPONDERS A NETWORK OF ORGANIZATIONS CONTRACTED TO IMMEDIATELY PROVIDE FOOD, BEVERAGES, AND ICE TO CITIZENS DURING A NATURAL DISASTER.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. DELA CRUZ PSM, WAM  HR32
SR24
Oxybenzone; Octinoxate; Marine Life; Pregnant Women
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE TO COLLABORATE WITH VARIOUS STAKEHOLDERS TO STUDY THE IMPACT OF OXYBENZONE AND OCTINOXATE ON HUMANS, PARTICULARLY PREGNANT WOMEN.
(S) 3/12/2018- Referred to CPH/HRE. ESPERO CPH/HRE
SR25 SD1
Workers' Compensation; Medical Bill Review Costs
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO ASSESS THE IMPACT OF MEDICAL BILL REVIEW COSTS ON THE STATE'S WORKERS' COMPENSATION SYSTEM.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. TOKUDA, BAKER, DELA CRUZ, KEITH-AGARAN, NISHIHARA, K. RHOADS, S. Chang, English, Gabbard, Galuteria, Ihara, Kidani, Shimabukuro LBR/CPH, WAM
SR26
Legalized Recreational Cannabis; Effects on States; Task Force
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE EFFECTS ON STATES OF STATE LEGALIZATION OF CANNABIS FOR ADULT RECREATIONAL USE.
(S) 3/12/2018- Referred to GVO/JDC, WAM. GABBARD, ENGLISH, ESPERO, K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN, Nishihara, Shimabukuro GVO/JDC, WAM  HR198
SR27 SD1
Agricultural Lands; Condominium Property Regime; Counties
URGING THE COUNTIES TO ADOPT SUPPLEMENTAL RULES PURSUANT TO SECTION 514B-6, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, TO ENSURE THE CONFORMANCE OF CONDOMINIUM PROPERTY REGIMES TO THE PURPOSES AND PROVISIONS OF COUNTY ZONING AND DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCES.
(S) 3/27/2018- Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to CPH. DELA CRUZ, KIDANI, RIVIERE, S. Chang, Galuteria, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kim, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai PSM, CPH
SR28
Aquaculture; Board of Agriculture; Report
URGING THE BOARD OF AGRICULTURE TO REVIEW PROCEDURES RELATING TO AQUACULTURE IMPORTATION PERMIT APPLICATIONS AND TO SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. DELA CRUZ, KIDANI, S. Chang, Galuteria, Inouye, K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai AEN
SR29
University Zoning District; Honolulu Community College
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO ESTABLISH A UNIVERSITY ZONING DISTRICT FOR HONOLULU COMMUNITY COLLEGE.
(S) 3/12/2018- Referred to HRE/WTL. DELA CRUZ, KIDANI, S. Chang, Galuteria, Inouye, K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai HRE/WTL
SR30
ADC; Farm Apprenticeship
URGING THE AGRIBUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO START A FARM APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM.
(S) 4/12/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. DELA CRUZ, INOUYE, KEITH-AGARAN, KIDANI, KIM, S. Chang, Galuteria, K. Kahele, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai AEN, WAM
SR31
Land Exchange Negotiations; Agriculture; Housing
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO NEGOTIATE LAND EXCHANGES FOR THE PURPOSE OF ACQUIRING PRIVATE LANDS SUITABLE FOR LONG-TERM DIVERSIFIED AGRICULTURE PRODUCTION IN EXCHANGE FOR STATE LANDS TO BE ACQUIRED FOR AFFORDABLE, WORKFORCE, AND OTHER HOUSING FOR HAWAII RESIDENTS.
(S) 3/12/2018- Referred to GVO/WTL/HOU, WAM. DELA CRUZ, KEITH-AGARAN, KIDANI, S. Chang, Galuteria, Inouye, Kim, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai GVO/WTL/HOU, WAM
SR32
Noise Pollution; Urban Honolulu
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE CUMULATIVE HEALTH EFFECTS OF PERSISTENT URBAN NOISE IN HONOLULU.
(S) 3/12/2018- Referred to CPH. K. RHOADS, GALUTERIA, Kim, Wakai CPH  HR58
SR33
Government Contracts; Payment Timeliness; Reimbursement; Overhead; Administrative Costs; Study
REQUESTING STUDIES ON INDIRECT AND OVERHEAD COST REIMBURSEMENTS AND TIMELINESS OF PAYMENTS TO NONPROFIT HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICE PROVIDERS CONTRACTED BY THE GOVERNMENT.
(S) 3/14/2018- Referred to GVO. WAKAI GVO  HR49
SR34 SD1
School Resource Officers; Federal Funding
REQUESTING FEDERAL FUNDING TO PROVIDE SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICERS IN EVERY INTERMEDIATE AND HIGH SCHOOL IN HAWAII THAT REQUESTS IT.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. KIDANI, GALUTERIA, S. Chang, Espero, Gabbard, Harimoto, K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Nishihara, Shimabukuro PSM/EDU, WAM
SR35
School Resource Officers; Honolulu Police Department
REQUESTING THE HONOLULU POLICE DEPARTMENT TO REPORT ON HOW MUCH FUNDING IS REQUIRED FOR ON-CAMPUS SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICERS.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, referred to WAM. KIDANI, S. Chang, Gabbard, Harimoto, K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Nishihara, Shimabukuro PSM/EDU, WAM
SR36 SD1
Emergency Management; Warnings and Alerts; United States Pacific Command
REQUESTING THAT THE UNITED STATES PACIFIC COMMAND DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT A WARNING SYSTEM FOR MILITARY-RELATED EMERGENCIES AFFECTING THE STATE AND THAT THE UNITED STATES PACIFIC COMMAND BE THE SOLE AGENCY RESPONSIBLE FOR ISSUING PUBLIC ALERTS OR WARNINGS RELATING TO MILITARY MATTERS AFFECTING THE STATE.
(S) 3/27/2018- Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. KIDANI, GABBARD, S. Chang, K. Kahele, Kim, Shimabukuro PSM, WAM  HR62
SR37
Taiwan; International Organizations; Observer; Twenty-fifth Anniversary; Sister-State
ENDORSING TAIWAN'S PARTICIPATION AS AN OBSERVER IN THE UNITED NATIONS FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE, INTERNATIONAL CIVIL AVIATION ORGANIZATION, WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION, AND INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL POLICE ORGANIZATION; ENCOURAGING A U.S.-TAIWAN BILATERAL TRADE AGREEMENT; AND CELEBRATING THE STATE OF HAWAII'S TWENTY-FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF SISTER-STATE RELATIONS WITH TAIWAN.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. S. CHANG, ENGLISH, Taniguchi JDC  HR47
SR38
Students; Heavy Backpacks; Education; Public Health and Safety; Injury Avoidance
URGING SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS, TEACHERS, PARENTS, AND STUDENTS TO BE EDUCATED ABOUT THE POTENTIAL HEALTH IMPACTS OF HEAVY BACKPACKS AND TO TAKE PROACTIVE MEASURES TO AVOID INJURY.
(S) 4/2/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. KIDANI, BAKER, INOUYE, K. RHOADS, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Gabbard, Galuteria, K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Kouchi, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Wakai EDU/CPH  HR158
SR39
Recognizing April 7 through 13, 2019, as Volunteer Week in the State of Hawaii.
RECOGNIZING APRIL 7 THROUGH APRIL 13, 2019, AS VOLUNTEER WEEK IN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(S) 3/14/2018- Referred to JDC/LBR. KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) JDC/LBR
SR40
Kauai Invasive Species Task Force
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO ESTABLISH A KAUAI INVASIVE SPECIES TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE ISSUES OF INVASIVE ANIMALS IN KAUAI.
(S) 3/14/2018- Referred to AEN, WAM. KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) AEN, WAM  HR60
SR41
Nanakuli-Wai‘anae Complex Area; Alternative Learning Center; Department of Education
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CREATE A MASTER PLAN FOR A PARCEL IN THE NANAKULI-WAI‘ANAE COMPLEX AREA THAT WOULD INCLUDE AN ALTERNATIVE LEARNING CENTER AND OTHER FEATURES.
(S) 3/14/2018- Referred to EDU/WTL, WAM. SHIMABUKURO, DELA CRUZ, K. KAHELE, S. Chang, English, Galuteria, Inouye, Keith-Agaran, Nishihara EDU/WTL, WAM  HR151
SR42 SD1
Waianae Sustainable Communities Plan; Ohikilolo; Preservation; Historic Place
URGING ALL POLICYMAKERS AND RESIDENTS OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO SUPPORT THE WAI‘ANAE SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES PLAN AND THE PRESERVATION OF OHIKILOLO.
(S) 4/19/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. SHIMABUKURO, S. Chang, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kidani, Nishihara HWN/WTL, JDC  HR150
SR43 SD1
Health Insurance; Native Hawaiian Culture-based Activities; Papa Ola Lokahi; Assessment
REQUESTING PAPA OLA LOKAHI TO ASSESS THE IMPACT ON SOCIAL, FINANCIAL, AND CULTURAL INTEGRITY OF PROVIDING HEALTH COVERAGE FOR CERTAIN NATIVE HAWAIIAN CULTURE-BASED ACTIVITIES.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). GALUTERIA, ESPERO, K. KAHELE, TOKUDA, Baker, Dela Cruz, English, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen HWN/CPH  HR55
SR44 SD1
Native Hawaiian Health Care; Federal Funding
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO AMEND THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN HEALTH CARE IMPROVEMENT ACT TO ENSURE THAT THE ACT RECEIVES PERMANENT AUTHORITY.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. GALUTERIA, BAKER, ESPERO, K. KAHELE, KEITH-AGARAN, TOKUDA, Dela Cruz, Kim, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen HWN/CPH, WAM  HR73
SR45
Requesting Congress to convene a limited national convention for the purpose of amending the United States Constitution.
REQUESTING 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.
(S) 3/27/2018- The committee on JDC deferred the measure. K. RHOADS JDC, WAM  HR177
SR46
Judiciary; Appellate Process; Assessment
REQUESTING THE JUDICIARY TO ASSESS THE CURRENT APPELLATE PROCESS.
(S) 3/14/2018- Referred to JDC. TANIGUCHI JDC
SR47
Audit; Contractor License Board
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT AN AUDIT ON THE CONTRACTORS LICENSE BOARD'S IMPLEMENTATION OF RECOMMENDATIONS FROM PREVIOUS AUDITS AND ITS REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE.
(S) 3/14/2018- Referred to CPH. KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) CPH
SR48
Hawaii Chapter of the American Judicature Society; Hawaii State Bar Association; Role of the Judiciary
URGING THE HAWAII CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN JUDICATURE SOCIETY AND THE HAWAII STATE BAR ASSOCIATION TO ANALYZE AND ASSESS THE ROLE OF THE JUDICIARY WITHIN THE CONSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK OF GOVERNMENT IN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(S) 4/23/2018- The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Taniguchi, K. Rhoads, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Kim. KEITH-AGARAN, INOUYE, KIDANI, S. Chang, English, Galuteria, K. Kahele, Kouchi, K. Rhoads, Tokuda, Wakai JDC  HR21
SR49 SD1
Department of Education; Working Group; Medicaid Reimbursement; Support Services
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A WORKING GROUP TO EXAMINE HOW THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION CAN MAXIMIZE MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR SUPPORT SERVICES OFFERED TO ELIGIBLE STUDENTS DURING SCHOOL HOURS.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. KIDANI, BAKER, INOUYE, KIM, K. RHOADS, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, English, Espero, Galuteria, K. Kahele, Kouchi, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai EDU/HMS, WAM  HR86
SR50
Hawaiian Airlines; Student Discount
REQUESTING HAWAIIAN AIRLINES TO CONSIDER OFFERING STUDENT DISCOUNTS TO HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ON INTERISLAND FLIGHTS.
(S) 3/14/2018- Referred to TRE, WAM. KIDANI, ENGLISH, INOUYE, S. Chang, Espero, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai TRE, WAM
SR51 SD1
Executive Office On Aging; Impact Study on Aging Population
URGING THE EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE IMPACTS OF AN AGING POPULATION IN HAWAII.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. DELA CRUZ, GALUTERIA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KEITH-AGARAN, KIDANI, NISHIHARA, WAKAI, S. Chang, Kim, Kouchi, Shimabukuro CPH/LBR, WAM
SR52 SD1
Transient Vacation Units; Permitting Program; Counties
URGING EACH COUNTY TO DEVELOP AND ADMINISTER A PERMITTING SYSTEM FOR NON-PERMITTED OWNER-OCCUPIED TRANSIENT VACATION UNITS.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. DELA CRUZ, GALUTERIA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KEITH-AGARAN, KIDANI, NISHIHARA, SHIMABUKURO, WAKAI, Kim, Kouchi PSM/ETT/CPH, WAM
SR53 SD2
Public Private Partnership; Redevelopment; University of Hawaii at Manoa; Lower Campus
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SYSTEM'S VICE PRESIDENT FOR BUDGET AND FINANCE TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO REDEVELOP THE LOWER CAMPUS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA THROUGH A PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP.
(S) 4/12/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 2). DELA CRUZ, GALUTERIA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KEITH-AGARAN, KIDANI, NISHIHARA, S. Chang, Kim, Kouchi, Shimabukuro, Wakai HRE, WAM
SR54
Koa Ridge Development; Redistrict; Students; Complex Area
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO REDISTRICT STUDENTS WHO WILL BE LIVING IN THE KOA RIDGE DEVELOPMENT TO THE PEARL CITY-WAIPAHU COMPLEX AREA.
(S) 4/12/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. DELA CRUZ, INOUYE, KIDANI, S. Chang, Galuteria, K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Kouchi, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai EDU, WAM
SR55 SD1
Maunawili Valley, Oahu; DLNR; Department of Agriculture
SUPPORTING THE PURCHASE, PRESERVATION, AND RESTORATION OF AGRICULTURAL AND CONSERVATION LANDS IN MAUNAWILI VALLEY, O‘AHU, AND URGING VARIOUS FEDERAL, STATE, AND COUNTY ENTITIES TO ACQUIRE AND PROTECT IMPORTANT ANCIENT AND HISTORIC SITES AND TRAILS AND WATERS IN MAUNAWILI VALLEY.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. TOKUDA, L. THIELEN WTL/PSM, WAM  HR133
SR56
Rat Lungworm Disease; Department of Health; Report
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO PROVIDE A REPORT OF ALL CONFIRMED AND SUSPECTED CASES OF RAT LUNGWORM DISEASE THAT ORIGINATED IN THE STATE AND SHARE RAT LUNGWORM DISEASE DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT WITH OTHER STATES.
(S) 3/14/2018- Referred to CPH. GABBARD, ENGLISH, Harimoto, Riviere CPH  HR196
SR57
Chlorpyrifos; Chemical Pesticides; California Regulations; DOA; DOH; EPA; Farming
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENTS OF AGRICULTURE AND HEALTH TO EVALUATE CALIFORNIA'S CURRENT AND PENDING REGULATIONS ON CHLORPYRIFOS AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF SIMILAR REGULATIONS IN HAWAII.
(S) 3/14/2018- Referred to AEN/CPH. GABBARD, K. RHOADS, S. Chang, Keith-Agaran, Kidani, Nishihara, Riviere AEN/CPH  HR200
SR58
Naalehu Theater; County of Hawaii; Condemned Property; Historic Legacy
URGING THE COUNTY COUNCIL OF THE COUNTY OF HAWAII TO EXERCISE ITS POWER OF EMINENT DOMAIN TO CONDEMN NAALEHU THEATER TO PRESERVE THE THEATER'S HISTORIC LEGACY.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, referred to WAM. GREEN, RUDERMAN PSM/JDC, WAM  HR193
SR59
Community Health Workers; Certification; Oversight Board; Reimbursement
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ESTABLISH A CERTIFICATION PROCESS, AN OVERSIGHT BOARD, AND A REIMBURSEMENT PROCESS FOR SERVICES FOR COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS.
(S) 3/14/2018- Referred to CPH/LBR, WAM. GREEN, Gabbard CPH/LBR, WAM
SR60
Naalehu Theater; Department of Land and Natural Resources; Property; Historic Landmark
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO RECOGNIZE NAALEHU THEATER AS A HISTORIC LANDMARK AND PROTECT THE THEATER'S HISTORIC LEGACY.
(S) 3/14/2018- Referred to WTL/JDC. GREEN, Ruderman WTL/JDC
SR61
Right to Parent; Blind Person
REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE JUDICIARY AND DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO NOT USE BLINDNESS AS A BASIS FOR DENYING PARENTAL RIGHTS.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, referred to JDC. GREEN, GABBARD, K. RHOADS, Ruderman HMS, JDC  HR138
SR62
Child Care; Injury or Death; Child Care Providers; Legislation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL, DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, OFFICE OF THE PROSECUTING ATTORNEY OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU, AND HONOLULU POLICE DEPARTMENT TO COLLABORATE TO DRAFT PROPOSED LEGISLATION TO PROVIDE STRONGER PROTECTIONS TO PREVENT INJURIES AND DEATHS OF CHILDREN UNDER THE CARE OF LICENSED OR REGISTERED CHILD CARE PROVIDERS.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to HMS/PSM, JDC. GREEN, HARIMOTO, K. RHOADS, Gabbard, Ruderman HMS/PSM, JDC
SR63
Fiber Optic Broadband Cable; Hawaii Tel-Com; Critical Infrastructure; Emergency; Redundancy
URGING HAWAIIAN TELCOM TO ADDRESS THE LACK OF FIBER OPTIC BROADBAND CABLE REDUNDANCY ON THE ISLAND OF HAWAII.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to ETT/CPH. GREEN, RUDERMAN, Gabbard ETT/CPH  HR22
SR64
Hawaii Veterinary Medical Association; Rat Lungworm Disease
REQUESTING THE HAWAII VETERINARY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION TO CONDUCT A SURVEY OF ITS MEMBERSHIP ON THE FREQUENCY OF CASES OF RAT LUNGWORM DISEASE IN ANIMAL COMPANIONS.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to CPH . GREEN, RUDERMAN CPH  HR195
SR65
Veterinary Medical Officer
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO HIRE A STATE VETERINARY MEDICAL OFFICER TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF RAT LUNGWORM DISEASE AND OTHER ZOONOTIC DISEASES IN THE STATE'S HUMAN POPULATION AND TO SUPPORT STATEWIDE EFFORTS IN PROTECTING AND IMPROVING HUMAN HEALTH.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to CPH, WAM. GREEN, RUDERMAN CPH, WAM  HR192
SR66
Department of Health; District Health Officers; Physicians
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO REQUIRE THAT EACH OF ITS DISTRICT HEALTH OFFICERS BE A PHYSICIAN LICENSED TO PRACTICE MEDICINE UNDER PART I OF CHAPTER 453, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to CPH/LBR. GREEN, RUDERMAN CPH/LBR  HR191
SR67 SD1
Emergency Alert System; Television; Text; Audio
URGING THE HAWAII EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY TO WORK WITH THE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION, THE FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY, AND THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TO MAKE NECESSARY UPDATES TO ENSURE THAT TEXTUAL AND AUDIBLE INFORMATION FROM THE EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM ARE MATCHED AND SYNCHRONIZED DURING TELEVISION BROADCASTS.
(S) 4/4/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). BAKER PSM/CPH  HR139
SR68
Peace Delegation of Aloha; North Korea
REQUESTING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO ESTABLISH A PEACE DELEGATION OF ALOHA AS A CATALYST FOR GOODWILL AND DIPLOMACY TO NORTH KOREA.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to JDC. ESPERO, Gabbard, Galuteria, K. Kahele, Kidani, Ruderman, Taniguchi JDC
SR69
HLRB; Janus Case; Free Ride
URGING THE HAWAII LABOR RELATIONS BOARD, AND OTHER CONCERNED AGENCIES OR JUDICIAL BODIES, TO TAKE NOTICE OF THE LEGISLATURE'S INTENT TO ENABLE EXCLUSIVE REPRESENTATIVES TO MAINTAIN FINANCIAL VIABILITY AND ORGANIZATIONAL CAPACITY AND EFFECTIVELY REPRESENT PUBLIC EMPLOYEES, AND TO REMOVE OR REDUCE FINANCIAL INCENTIVES FOR EMPLOYEES TO "FREE RIDE".
(S) 3/27/2018- The committee(s) on LBR recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in LBR were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Tokuda, English, Ihara; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 2 No(es): Senator(s) S. Chang, Taniguchi; and 0 Excused: none. TOKUDA, BAKER, S. CHANG, ENGLISH, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KEITH-AGARAN, KIDANI, K. RHOADS, Dela Cruz, Galuteria, Nishihara LBR  HR106
SR70
Audit; Child Welfare Services; Department of Human Services
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A COMPREHENSIVE PERFORMANCE AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE CHILD WELFARE SERVICES BRANCH OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to HMS. TOKUDA, BAKER, ENGLISH, GABBARD, GALUTERIA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KEITH-AGARAN, NISHIHARA, K. RHOADS, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Kidani, Wakai HMS
SR71
Correctional Facilities; Incarcerated Population; Native Hawaiians; Reduction; Comprehensive Criminal Justice Reform
URGING THE FULL IMPLEMENTATION OF RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN TASK FORCE, PU‘UHONUA SUMMIT, AND JUSTICE CENTER AS A COMPREHENSIVE CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM TO REDUCE THE INCARCERATED POPULATION, INCLUDING THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN INCARCERATED POPULATION, BY TWENTY-FIVE PERCENT BY 2023.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to HWN/JDC, WAM. SHIMABUKURO, NISHIHARA, Galuteria, Green, Riviere HWN/JDC, WAM  HR103
SR72
"Incidental and Supplemental" Work; Licensing; Contracting
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A REVIEW REGARDING THE PERFORMANCE OF "INCIDENTAL AND SUPPLEMENTAL" CONTRACTING WORK.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to LBR/CPH. KEITH-AGARAN LBR/CPH  HR67
SR73 SD1
Firearms; Laws; Data; Report
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON ALL CURRENT STATE GUN CONTROL LAWS, HOW THEY COMPARE WITH CURRENT FEDERAL REGULATIONS, DATA ON FIREARM DISCHARGES, AND DATA ON GUN CRIME IN HAWAII.
(S) 4/2/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. NISHIHARA PSM/JDC
SR74 SD2
Water Reuse; Task Force; Report
REQUESTS THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO IDENTIFY BARRIERS AND SOLUTIONS TO EXPANDED WATER REUSE IN THE STATE.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 2). K. RHOADS, GABBARD, S. Chang, Keith-Agaran, Riviere, L. Thielen WTL/AEN, CPH
SR75
Gun Violence; Study; Funding; United States Congress
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO SUPPORT AND FUND THE SCIENTIFIC STUDY OF FIREARMS VIOLENCE AND PREVENTION.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, referred to WAM. K. RHOADS, BAKER, S. CHANG, KEITH-AGARAN, NISHIHARA, TOKUDA, Gabbard, Kim, L. Thielen PSM/JDC, WAM  HR119
SR76
Federal Military Spending; Climate Change; Environmental Protections
URGING THE DECREASE OF MILITARY SPENDING AND REALLOCATION OF FEDERAL FUNDS TO INCREASE FEDERAL INVESTMENT IN ADDRESSING ENVIRONMENTAL AND HUMAN HEALTH CONCERNS AND FOR DEBT REDUCTION.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to PSM/AEN, WAM. K. RHOADS, S. CHANG, KEITH-AGARAN, Ihara PSM/AEN, WAM  HR127
SR77 SD1
Climate-Related Migrants; Refugee Status; Federal Immigration Laws; United States Congress
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO REFORM AND AMEND THE IMMIGRATION AND NATIONALITY ACT OF 1965 AND OTHER RELEVANT FEDERAL IMMIGRATION LAWS TO CLASSIFY CLIMATE-RELATED MIGRANTS AS REFUGEES IN ORDER TO RECEIVE GREATER LEGAL STATUS AND PROTECTION.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. K. RHOADS, S. CHANG, KEITH-AGARAN, Ihara PSM/JDC, WAM  HR202
SR78 SD1
Hawaii Sister-State Committee; Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism; Report
REQUESTING THE HAWAII SISTER-STATE COMMITTEE AND DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO EVALUATE THE SISTER-STATE PROGRAM AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS TO IMPROVE THE CAPACITY AND SUSTAINABILITY OF THE EFFORTS TO PROMOTE MUTUALLY BENEFICIAL INTERNATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS.
(S) 4/2/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). TANIGUCHI ETT/JDC  HR144
SR79
DOE; U.S. Department of Education Office of Civil Rights; Title IX, Patsy T. Mink Equal Opportunity in Education Act; Gender Equality; School Sports
REQUESTING THAT THE HAWAII STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON ITS COMPLIANCE WITH THE PATSY MINK EQUAL OPPORTUNITY IN EDUCATION ACT AND THE RESOLUTION AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE HAWAII STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION OFFICE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS DATED DECEMBER 20, 2017.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to EDU/JDC. L. THIELEN EDU/JDC  HR169
SR80
Term Lease; Legislative Authorization; North Kona; BLNR
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM LEASE COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT KAHALU‘U, NORTH KONA, ISLAND OF HAWAI‘I.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to WTL, WAM. GALUTERIA, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Gabbard, Harimoto, K. Kahele, Kidani, Nishihara, Riviere, Wakai WTL, WAM
SR81 SD1
North Shore on Oahu; Increase Police Presence
REQUESTING AN INCREASED HONOLULU POLICE DEPARTMENT PRESENCE ON OAHU'S NORTH SHORE.
(S) 3/29/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). RIVIERE, S. Chang, Espero, Gabbard, Galuteria, Harimoto, Ihara, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kidani, Kim, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Tokuda, Wakai PSM  HR31
SR82 SD1
Hawaiian Monk Seal; National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
URGING THE NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION TO PROHIBIT INDIVIDUALS FROM APPROACHING WITHIN FIFTY FEET OF A HAWAIIAN MONK SEAL EXCEPT WHEN PROVIDING AID TO THE HAWAIIAN MONK SEAL.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. RIVIERE, GABBARD, KIDANI, RUDERMAN, S. Chang, Espero, Galuteria, Harimoto, Ihara, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kim, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Wakai WTL/AEN, JDC  HR33
SR83
Hawaiian Monk Seal; Hauula Beach Park;
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO IMPLEMENT SAFEGUARDS AT HAUULA BEACH PARK TO PROTECT HAWAIIAN MONK SEALS.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to TRE/PSM/AEN. RIVIERE, ESPERO, GABBARD, KIDANI, K. RHOADS, Galuteria, Ihara, K. Kahele, Kim, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen, Wakai TRE/PSM/AEN  HR74
SR84
Federal Housing Administration; Mortgages; Condominiums
REQUESTING THE FEDERAL HOUSING ADMINISTRATION TO REDUCE BARRIERS TO CONDOMINIUM PROJECT APPROVALS AND INCREASE MORTGAGE FINANCING AVAILABILITY FOR FIRST-TIME HOMEBUYERS.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to CPH. RIVIERE, ESPERO, KIM, K. RHOADS, S. Chang, English, Gabbard, Harimoto, K. Kahele, Wakai CPH
SR85
North Shore on Oahu; Police Station
URGING THE HONOLULU POLICE DEPARTMENT TO OPEN A POLICE STATION ON OAHU'S NORTH SHORE.
(S) 3/29/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. RIVIERE, ESPERO, S. Chang, Gabbard, Harimoto, K. Kahele, Kim, Wakai PSM  HR75
SR86
Crosswalks; Pedestrian Safety
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SERVICES OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO CONSTRUCT CROSSWALKS AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS ON OAHU'S NORTH SHORE.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to TRE/PSM. RIVIERE, S. Chang, Gabbard, K. Kahele, Kim, Wakai TRE/PSM  HR76
SR87
Executive Office on Aging; Area Agency on Aging; Aging and Disability Resource Center; Transparency
REQUESTING THE EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING TO ENCOURAGE TRANSPARENCY RELATING TO COMPLIANCE WITH THE OLDER AMERICANS ACT AND THE SERVICES AND SUPPORTS PROVIDED TO OLDER ADULTS THROUGH THE COUNTY AREA AGENCIES ON AGING AND CONTRACTED SERVICE PROVIDERS.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to CPH, WAM. BAKER CPH, WAM  HR125
SR88
Influenza Prevention; Assisted Living Facilities
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO DEVELOP STRATEGIES TO PREVENT THE STATEWIDE SPREAD OF SEASONAL INFLUENZA WITH PRIORITY GIVEN TO HIGH-RISK ELDERLY RESIDENTS IN ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to HMS/CPH, WAM. BAKER, ENGLISH, ESPERO, IHARA, INOUYE, KEITH-AGARAN, NISHIHARA, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, K. Kahele, Kidani, Kim, Taniguchi, Wakai HMS/CPH, WAM  HR124
SR89
DOH; Unlicensed Care Facility; Working Group
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CREATE A WORKING GROUP TO STUDY UNLICENSED CARE FACILITY ISSUES.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to CPH. BAKER CPH  HR65
SR90
Emergency Preparedness; Emergency Medical Supplies; Neighbor Islands
REQUESTING THE STATE TO STRENGTHEN ITS EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS BY REPOSITIONING EMERGENCY MEDICAL SUPPLY CACHES FROM OAHU TO THE NEIGHBOR ISLANDS.
(S) 3/27/2018- Report adopted, referred to WAM. BAKER PSM, WAM  HR113
SR91 SD1
DOH; Cesspools; Upgrades; Conversions; Connections; Task Forces
REQUESTING COUNTY DISTRICT HEALTH OFFICERS TO CONVENE A REGIONAL CESSPOOL MODERNIZATION TASK FORCE WITHIN EACH COUNTY OF THE STATE.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). BAKER, ENGLISH, GABBARD, KEITH-AGARAN CPH/PSM  HR99
SR92 SD1
Compacts of Free Association; Status
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PASS LEGISLATION TO CLARIFY THE STATUS OF MIGRANTS UNDER THE COMPACTS OF FREE ASSOCIATION FOR PURPOSES OF THE REAL ID ACT OF 2005 TO PROMOTE FAIRNESS AND EQUALITY UNDER THE LAW AND URGING THE UNITED STATES CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION SERVICES TO DELINEATE COMPACT OF FREE ASSOCIATION STATUS AS A SPECIFIC CATEGORY IN THE SYSTEMATIC ALIEN VERIFICATION FOR ENTITLEMENTS SYSTEM.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). WAKAI, ENGLISH, GALUTERIA, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Gabbard, Harimoto, Inouye, K. Kahele, Nishihara, Riviere, Ruderman, L. Thielen JDC  HR90
SR93
2020 Tokyo Olympics; 2020 Tokyo Paralympics; Training Location; Hawaii
REQUESTING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO SEND A LETTER TO THE UNITED STATES OLYMPIC COMMITTEE, INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE, AND TOKYO ORGANIZING COMMITTEE OF THE OLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC GAMES STATING THAT THE STATE OF HAWAII IS THE IDEAL LOCATION FOR SPORTS TRAINING FOR ATHLETES FOR THE UPCOMING 2020 TOKYO OLYMPICS AND PARALYMPICS.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, referred to WAM. WAKAI, S. CHANG, GALUTERIA, INOUYE, Dela Cruz, Gabbard, K. Kahele, Nishihara, Riviere, Ruderman ETT/JDC, WAM
SR94 SD1
Working Group; In-Home Care Services
REQUESTING THE EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING AND THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII CENTER ON AGING TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO REVIEW IN-HOME CARE SERVICES AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS TO IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF CARE.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). TOKUDA, BAKER, S. CHANG, KEITH-AGARAN, Dela Cruz, English, Gabbard, Galuteria, K. Kahele, Nishihara, Taniguchi, Wakai LBR/HRE/HMS, CPH  HR105
SR95
Leaf Blowers; Lawn and Garden Equipment; Department of Health; Emissions; Air Pollution; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONDUCT A STUDY AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE EMISSIONS OF LEAF BLOWERS AND OTHER LAWN AND GARDEN EQUIPMENT.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to AEN/CPH. S. CHANG (Introduced by request of another party) AEN/CPH
SR96
Right to Bear Arms; Second Amendment; United States Constitution; United States Congress
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PROPOSE AND PASS A PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION PURSUANT TO ARTICLE V OF THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION TO CLARIFY THE CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT TO BEAR ARMS.
(S) 3/15/2018- Referred to JDC. S. CHANG, K. RHOADS, RUDERMAN, Dela Cruz, Espero, Galuteria, Ihara, Inouye, L. Thielen, Wakai JDC  HR167
SR97 SD1
P-2 Preservation District; Conditional Use Permit-Major, City and County of Honolulu
REQUESTING THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO REQUIRE A CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT-MAJOR FOR ANY AND ALL ALLOWED USES, EXCEPT FOR CERTAIN UTILITY INSTALLATIONS, ON LANDS IN P-2 GENERAL PRESERVATION DISTRICTS THAT ARE WITHIN ONE HUNDRED FEET OF A RESIDENTIAL AREA.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. KIDANI, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Harimoto, K. Kahele, Riviere WTL/HOU, WAM  HR183
SR98 SD1
Department of Education; School Meals; Menu; Local Produce
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO REEXAMINE THE MENU SCHEDULES FOR SCHOOL MEALS TO GIVE LOCAL PRODUCE SUPPLIERS THE ABILITY TO PROVIDE LOCALLY GROWN PRODUCE IN EACH MEAL, IN KEEPING WITH UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE STANDARDS.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. KIDANI, GABBARD, K. RHOADS, TOKUDA, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Galuteria, Nishihara, L. Thielen, Wakai EDU, WAM
SR99
United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
REQUESTING ALL STATE AGENCIES TO TAKE ACTION TO ASSIST THE STATE IN ACHIEVING THE SEVENTEEN UNITED NATIONS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS AND INDICATORS BY 2030.
(S) 3/16/2018- Referred to GVO, WAM. ENGLISH, BAKER, GABBARD, HARIMOTO, KEITH-AGARAN, NISHIHARA, TOKUDA, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Ihara, K. Kahele GVO, WAM  HR129
SR100
Sunscreen; Oxybenzone; Hawaii Tourism Authority
REQUESTING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO ESTABLISH A CAMPAIGN TO EDUCATE VISITORS TO THE STATE ABOUT THE HARMFUL EFFECTS OF OXYBENZONE SUNSCREEN ON CORAL REEFS AND TO ENCOURAGE VISITORS TO THE STATE TO REFRAIN FROM USING OXYBENZONE SUNSCREENS.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, referred to WAM. ENGLISH, BAKER, GABBARD, NISHIHARA, TOKUDA, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Harimoto, Ihara ETT/AEN, WAM  HR102
SR101
Product Warning Labels; Oxybenzone; Federal Standards
URGING THE UNITED STATES FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, THE UNITED STATES SURGEON GENERAL, AND HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO CONSIDER WHETHER PRODUCTS CONTAINING OXYBENZONE SHOULD INCLUDE A WARNING LABEL THAT ADDRESSES HUMAN HEALTH RISKS.
(S) 3/16/2018- Referred to PSM, CPH. ENGLISH, GABBARD, Baker, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Ihara, Nishihara, Tokuda PSM, CPH
SR102
Sunscreen Ingredients; FDA Approval
URGING THE UNITED STATES FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION TO EXPEDITE THE APPROVAL OF NEW NONPRESCRIPTION SUNSCREEN ACTIVE INGREDIENTS FOR USE IN THE UNITED STATES.
(S) 3/16/2018- Referred to CPH. ENGLISH, BAKER, GABBARD, HARIMOTO, NISHIHARA, TOKUDA, Ihara CPH  HR130
SR103
AG; DOE; Public Schools; Sexual Harassment; Policies; Training; Review
REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO CONDUCT A REVIEW OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S SEXUAL HARASSMENT POLICIES AND TRAINING.
(S) 3/16/2018- Referred to JDC/EDU. ENGLISH, Gabbard, Harimoto, Ihara, K. Kahele, Nishihara JDC/EDU  HR134
SR104
Department of Transportation; Child Passenger Restraint System; Inspection Stations; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO STUDY WAYS TO ENCOURAGE ALL POLICE AND FIRE STATIONS IN THE STATE TO HAVE A CERTIFIED CHILD PASSENGER SAFETY TECHNICIAN AVAILABLE TO INSPECT CHILD PASSENGER RESTRAINT SYSTEMS.
(S) 3/16/2018- Referred to TRE/PSM. ENGLISH, TOKUDA, Baker, S. Chang, Gabbard, Harimoto, Ihara, K. Kahele, Nishihara TRE/PSM  HR101
SR105
Pedestrian Safety; Haleakala Highway; DOT; Highways Division; Kula Marketplace; Kula Lodge
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO ASSESS THE DANGERS OF PEDESTRIAN USE OF THE SHOULDER OF HALEAKALA HIGHWAY BETWEEN UPPER KIMO DRIVE AND AINAKULA ROAD AND TO EXAMINE POTENTIAL PEDESTRIAN SAFETY COUNTERMEASURES.
(S) 4/3/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. ENGLISH, Baker, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Gabbard, Ihara, K. Kahele, Nishihara, Tokuda TRE/PSM  HR100
SR106
Climate Change; Sea Level Rise; Hawaii Sea Level Rise Vulnerability and Adaptation Report
REQUESTING THE STATE AND THE COUNTIES TO IMPLEMENT THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE HAWAII SEA LEVEL RISE VULNERABILITY AND ADAPTATION REPORT.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, referred to WAM. ENGLISH, BAKER, GABBARD, HARIMOTO, NISHIHARA, TOKUDA, Dela Cruz, Ihara, K. Kahele WTL/PSM, WAM
SR107
Gilbert Kahele; Mauna Kea State Recreation Area; Renaming
REQUESTING THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO RENAME THE MAUNA KEA RECREATION AREA IN THE COUNTY OF HAWAI‘I AS THE GILBERT KAHELE RECREATION AREA.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. GALUTERIA, S. CHANG, KIDANI, Dela Cruz, English, Gabbard, Green, Harimoto, Inouye, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Kouchi, Nishihara, Riviere, Ruderman, Taniguchi, L. Thielen, Wakai WTL
SR108
University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy; Paul H.I. Coleman; Rename
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI‘I TO RENAME THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI‘I INSTITUTE FOR ASTRONOMY TO THE PAUL H.I. COLEMAN ASTRONOMY CENTER.
(S) 4/4/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. K. KAHELE, GALUTERIA, INOUYE, KIDANI, S. Chang, Dela Cruz, Harimoto, Kim, Nishihara, Wakai HRE/PSM
SR109
Helicopter Air Tours; Air Tour Management Plan; Policies; Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park
URGING VARIOUS GOVERNMENT ENTITIES TO DEVELOP, UPDATE, AND INTRODUCE POLICIES RELATED TO HELICOPTER AIR TOURS AT THE STATE AND NATIONAL LEVEL.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. K. KAHELE, S. Chang, Harimoto, Kim GVO, CPH  HR148
SR110
Firearms; Liability Insurance Requirement; Firearm Owners and Sellers
ENCOURAGING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A LIABILITY INSURANCE REQUIREMENT FOR ALL PURCHASERS, OWNERS, AND SELLERS OF FIREARMS.
(S) 3/16/2018- Referred to CPH/JDC. RUDERMAN, GALUTERIA, INOUYE, K. RHOADS, Dela Cruz, Ihara, Kim, Nishihara, Wakai CPH/JDC
SR111
Medical Cannabis; Controlled Substance; Re-scheduling; Report; Department of Health; Department of Public Safety
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENTS OF HEALTH AND PUBLIC SAFETY TO EVALUATE THE APPROPRIATENESS OF RESCHEDULING CANNABIS AT THE STATE LEVEL FROM SCHEDULE I TO SCHEDULE III.
(S) 3/16/2018- Referred to CPH/PSM, JDC. RUDERMAN, ENGLISH, ESPERO, GABBARD, GALUTERIA, KEITH-AGARAN, K. RHOADS, Dela Cruz, Ihara, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kidani, Kim, Nishihara, Wakai CPH/PSM, JDC  HR51
SR112
Videoconferencing; Legislative Hearings, Audiovisual technology; Remote Testimony
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE NEEDS AND COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE IMPLEMENTATION OF AUDIO AND VIDEO TECHNOLOGY TO PROVIDE ACCESS FOR ALL STATE RESIDENTS TO TESTIFY IN-PERSON ON LEGISLATION.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, referred to WAM. RUDERMAN, GABBARD, K. RHOADS, Baker, Dela Cruz, Espero, Galuteria, Harimoto, Ihara, Inouye, K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, Kidani, Kim, Nishihara, Wakai GVO, WAM  HR44
SR113
Sex Trafficking; Immunity; Child Prostitution
URGING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO SUPPORT LEGISLATION AMENDING SECTION 230 OF THE COMMUNICATIONS DECENCY ACT OF 1996 TO PROTECT VICTIMS OF SEX TRAFFICKING.
(S) 3/16/2018- Referred to JDC. RUDERMAN, GABBARD, GREEN, NISHIHARA, L. THIELEN, Baker, English, Espero, Galuteria, Harimoto, Ihara, Inouye, K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, Kim, K. Rhoads JDC
SR114
Right-to-Work; Federal Legislation
URGING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO OPPOSE ANY PROPOSED FEDERAL RIGHT-TO-WORK LEGISLATION.
(S) 4/12/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. RUDERMAN, BAKER, ENGLISH, ESPERO, GABBARD, GALUTERIA, GREEN, INOUYE, KEITH-AGARAN, KIDANI, KIM, NISHIHARA, K. RHOADS, TANIGUCHI, Ihara, K. Kahele, L. Thielen LBR
SR115
Nuclear First Strike; Declaration of War; President of the United States; Congress
URGING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO ENACT LEGISLATION PROHIBITING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES FROM CONDUCTING A FIRST-USE NUCLEAR STRIKE WITHOUT AUTHORIZATION BY CONGRESS.
(S) 3/16/2018- Referred to PSM/JDC. RUDERMAN, GREEN, KIM, Baker, Galuteria, K. Rhoads, Taniguchi, L. Thielen PSM/JDC
SR116 SD1
Screen Time and Media Consumption; Children's and Adolescents' Health; DOH
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO REVIEW EXISTING RESEARCH ON CERTAIN IMPACTS OF SCREEN TIME AND PROVIDE RECOMMENDATIONS ON REDUCING SCREEN TIME AND INCREASING RATES OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND NUTRITION OF CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS IN HAWAII.
(S) 4/12/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). RUDERMAN, GABBARD, GREEN, K. RHOADS, RIVIERE, Baker, Galuteria, Ihara, Inouye, Nishihara CPH/HMS  HR70
SR117
Chlorpyrifos; Effects; Farm Workers
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONDUCT A JOINT STUDY OF THE SHORT-TERM AND LONG-TERM EFFECTS OF CHLORPYRIFOS ON FARMWORKERS.
(S) 4/4/2018- The committee on CPH deferred the measure. RUDERMAN, ESPERO, GABBARD, K. RHOADS, Baker, English, Galuteria, Green, Ihara, Inouye, Nishihara, L. Thielen AEN/CPH  HR201
SR118
Joint Task Force; Office of the Governor; Legislature; Revenue
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR AND LEGISLATURE TO CONVENE A JOINT TASK FORCE TO IDENTIFY AND EXAMINE POTENTIAL SOURCES OF INCREASED REVENUE AND MEASURES TO REDUCE STATE COSTS.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. DELA CRUZ, KIDANI, Galuteria, K. Kahele, Nishihara ETT/GVO, WAM
SR119
Department of Education; Competency-Based Community School Diploma Program; Graduates; Student Aid
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO EXPLORE STUDENT AID OPTIONS FOR STUDENTS WHO ATTEND A DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION COMMUNITY SCHOOL FOR ADULTS AND OPT TO ENROLL IN AND COMPLETE THE COMPETENCY-BASED COMMUNITY SCHOOL DIPLOMA PROGRAM TO EARN A HAWAII ADULT COMMUNITY SCHOOL DIPLOMA.
(S) 4/12/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. DELA CRUZ, KIDANI, Galuteria, K. Kahele, Nishihara EDU, WAM
SR120
Hazard Mitigation; Federal Grant; Hawaii Emergency Management Agency
URGING THE GOVERNOR AND DIRECTOR OF THE HAWAII EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY TO IMPROVE HAWAII'S EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS AND HAZARD MITIGATION MEASURES.
(S) 3/27/2018- Re-Referred to WAM. DELA CRUZ, GALUTERIA, KIDANI, K. Kahele, Nishihara WAM
SR121
Petition; Meeting Agenda; Board of Education
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A PROCESS WHEREBY THE PUBLIC MAY PETITION THE BOARD TO ADD ITEMS TO THE AGENDA OF THE NEXT MEETING.
(S) 4/4/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. DELA CRUZ, KIDANI, Galuteria, K. Kahele, Nishihara EDU
SR122
Department of Accounting and General Services; Lease Buyback
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO IMPLEMENT THE LEASE BUYBACK PROGRAM AND ADOPT ADMINISTRATIVE RULES FOR THE PROGRAM PURSUANT TO ACT 177, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2015.
(S) 3/16/2018- Referred to GVO. DELA CRUZ, Galuteria, Kidani, Nishihara GVO
SR123 SD1
Agricultural Hub; Food Hub; Board of Agriculture; Agribusiness Development Corporation
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF AGRICULTURE TO SUBMIT A RECOMMENDED DEFINITION OF "AGRICULTURAL HUB" OR "FOOD HUB" AND, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE AGRIBUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, IDENTIFY AREAS IN THE STATE THAT ARE POTENTIALLY SUITABLE TO BECOME AGRICULTURAL HUBS OR FOOD HUBS.
(S) 4/2/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). DELA CRUZ, KIDANI, NISHIHARA, Galuteria, K. Kahele AEN/ETT
SR124
Aquaculture; State Auditor; Performance Audit; Department of Agriculture; Report
REQUESTING THE STATE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A PERFORMANCE AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE'S PROCEDURES RELATING TO AQUACULTURE IMPORTATION PERMIT APPLICATIONS.
(S) 4/2/2018- The committee on WAM has deleted the measure from decision making scheduled on 04-03-18 10:20AM in conference room 211. DELA CRUZ, Galuteria, K. Kahele, Kidani AEN, WAM
SR125 SD1
University of Hawaii System; Curriculum; Programs
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI‘I SYSTEM TO UTILIZE AND EXPAND EXISTING UNDERGRADUATE GENERAL EDUCATION CORE REQUIREMENT CURRICULUM AND PROGRAMS ACROSS THE VARIOUS CAMPUSES RATHER THAN ALLOW EACH CAMPUS TO CREATE ITS OWN CURRICULUM AND PROGRAMS.
(S) 4/12/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). DELA CRUZ, Galuteria, Kidani, Nishihara HRE, WAM
SR126 SD1
Board of Agriculture; Agricultural Commodities; Import Permit Process; Report
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF AGRICULTURE TO REVIEW AND UPDATE THE IMPORT PERMIT PROCESS FOR ALL AGRICULTURAL COMMODITIES AND SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE RECOMMENDING ANY REQUIRED LEGISLATIVE CHANGES TO THE IMPORT PERMIT PROCESS.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). DELA CRUZ, GALUTERIA, Kidani AEN, CPH
SR127 SD1
Ocean and Water Safety Education Programs; Department of Education
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO IMPLEMENT OCEAN AND WATER SAFETY EDUCATION PROGRAMS FOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS.
(S) 4/12/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. DELA CRUZ, K. Kahele EDU, WAM
SR128
Waialee Livestock Experiment Station; UH; Agribusiness Development Corporation
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO TAKE ALL NECESSARY ACTION TO TRANSFER THE OPERATION AND LANDS OF WAIALEE LIVESTOCK EXPERIMENT STATION TO THE AGRIBUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.
(S) 3/16/2018- Referred to HRE/AEN/WTL, WAM. DELA CRUZ HRE/AEN/WTL, WAM  HR143
SR129 SD1
Traffic Safety; Legislation
URGING STATEWIDE SUPPORT FOR TRAFFIC SAFETY LEGISLATION TO REDUCE MOTOR VEHICLE FATALITIES AND INJURIES.
(S) 4/3/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). INOUYE, S. Chang, Galuteria, K. Kahele, Wakai TRE/PSM  HR142
SR130
Special License Plate Decal; Fundraising; End Domestic Violence; Counties
URGING ALL THE COUNTIES OF HAWAII TO CREATE A SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE DECAL, SIMILAR TO THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU'S "HAWAII SAYS NO MORE WEEK" SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE DECAL, TO RAISE FUNDS TO END DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND SEXUAL ABUSE.
(S) 4/3/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted. INOUYE PSM/TRE
SR131 SD1
Hawaii State Legislature; Food Service; Charter Schools; Access
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ENSURE THAT ALL PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS, INCLUDING PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL STUDENTS, HAVE EQUAL ACCESS TO APPROPRIATE FOOD SERVICES.
(S) 4/4/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). INOUYE EDU
SR132
Payroll Lag; State and County Employees
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES, THE DEPARTMENT OF BUDGET AND FISCAL SERVICES OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU, AND THE DEPARTMENTS OF FINANCE OF THE COUNTIES OF HAWAII, MAUI, AND KAUAI ELIMINATE THE PAYROLL LAG DELAYING THE DISBURSEMENT OF THE INITIAL PAYCHECK FOR ALL TEMPORARY AND EMERGENCY EMPLOYEES OF THE STATE AND COUNTIES RESPECTIVELY.
(S) 3/28/2018- Re-Referred to WAM. INOUYE WAM
SR133 SD1
Critical Infrastructure and Resiliency Council; Office of Homeland Security; Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism; Office of Planning
URGING THE OFFICE OF HOMELAND SECURITY AND OFFICE OF PLANNING TO FORM A CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE AND RESILIENCY COUNCIL, WITH CONSULTATION FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). INOUYE TRE
SR134 SD1
Transportation Network Companies; Transportation Network Company Drivers; Insurance Coverage Requirements; Insurance Commissioner; Study
REQUESTING THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER TO STUDY THE ADEQUACY OF INSURANCE COVERAGE REQUIREMENTS FOR TRANSPORTATION NETWORK COMPANIES AND TRANSPORTATION NETWORK COMPANY DRIVERS.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). INOUYE CPH/TRE
SR135 SD1
Public Demonstrations; Obeying Traffic Laws Crossing Streets
REQUESTING THAT PARTICIPANTS IN PUBLIC DEMONSTRATIONS OTHER THAN PERMITTED EVENTS SUCH AS MARATHONS AND PARADES FOLLOW TRAFFIC LAWS.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). INOUYE TRE
SR136 SD1
United States Department of Energy; Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism; Office of National Science Laboratory; Kalaeloa Community District
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, TO PARTNER WITH THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY TO ESTABLISH AN OFFICE OF SCIENCE NATIONAL LABORATORY IN THE KALAELOA COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). INOUYE TRE
SR137
State Lottery; Education; Funding; Feasibility Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF A STATE LOTTERY TO FUND HAWAII'S PUBLIC EDUCATION.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, referred to WAM. INOUYE ETT/EDU, WAM
SR138
Right-of-Entry Permits; Fishing Tournaments; Fees; Department of Land and Natural Resources
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO WAIVE ANY COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH A RIGHT-OF-ENTRY PERMIT TO ANY NONPROFIT ENTITY FOR PURPOSES OF HOLDING AN OCEAN RECREATION-RELATED TOURNAMENT, INCLUDING ANY ANCILLARY SERVICES.
(S) 3/16/2018- Referred to WTL/ETT, WAM. INOUYE WTL/ETT, WAM
SR139 SD1
Energy Efficiency and Energy Savings; Projects; State Departments and Agencies
REQUESTING A STUDY OF POTENTIAL PROJECTS THAT WOULD REDUCE ENERGY COSTS FOR ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES.
(S) 3/28/2018- Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. INOUYE TRE/GVO, WAM
SR140 SD2
Department of Transportation; Working Group; Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO STUDY THE PEER-TO-PEER CAR SHARING INDUSTRY.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 2). INOUYE TRE, CPH
SR141 SD1
Fossil Fuels; Ground Transportation; Counties
REQUESTING THE MAYORS OF THE STATE'S COUNTIES TO SUBMIT A PLAN DETAILING HOW EACH COUNTY WILL MEET ITS PLEDGE TO ELIMINATE FOSSIL FUELS FROM GROUND TRANSPORTATION BY 2045.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). INOUYE PSM/TRE
SR142
Department of Education; Report; Federal Grant
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO SUBMIT A REPORT ON UNUTILIZED, LAPSED FEDERAL GRANT REVENUE FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION.
(S) 3/16/2018- Referred to EDU, WAM. INOUYE EDU, WAM
SR143 SD1
DBEDT; Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative; Renewable Fuel; Biofuel
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON HOW TO INCORPORATE RENEWABLE FUELS INTO THE HAWAII CLEAN ENERGY INITIATIVE.
(S) 4/5/2018- Report and Resolution Adopted, as amended (SD 1). INOUYE TRE
SR144
Completion of Work of the Twenty-ninth Legislature
REGARDING COMPLETION OF THE WORK OF THE TWENTY-NINTH LEGISLATURE, REGULAR SESSION OF 2018, SUBSEQUENT TO THE ADJOURNMENT THEREOF.
(S) 5/3/2018- Adopted. ENGLISH
SR145
Returning All Bills, Concurrent Resolutions, & Resolutions to Clerk's Desk
RETURNING ALL BILLS, CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS, AND RESOLUTIONS TO THE CLERK'S DESK.
(S) 5/3/2018- Adopted. ENGLISH
SR146
Adjourn Sine Die
INFORMING THE HOUSE AND GOVERNOR THAT THE SENATE IS READY TO ADJOURN SINE DIE.
(S) 5/3/2018- Certified copies of resolutions sent, 05-03-18. ENGLISH