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GM1155 HB1621 HD1 SD1 CD1
Merchandise; Returns; Unfair or Deceptive Trade Acts or Practices; Repair; Replacement; Refund; High Turnover Restaurants; Franchisees; Franchisors; Advertising Campaigns; Non-participation
RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
Part I: Prohibits a merchant from charging a purchaser any fee, including a processing fee or an administrative fee, to repair, replace, or refund damaged or defective goods. Part II: Requires high turnover restaurant franchisees to disclose their non-participation in national advertising campaigns of the franchise in which discounts or promotions are offered. Prohibits the high turnover restaurant franchisor from limiting or restricting the disclosures. Part II sunsets on 7/1/2023. (HB1621 CD1)
(S) 7/10/2018- Vetoed on 07-10-18 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1252). TAKUMI, ICHIYAMA CPH  SB2057
GM1155 HB2071 HD2 SD2 CD1
Law Enforcement Standards Board; Police; Special Fund; Regulation
RELATING TO LAW ENFORCEMENT.
Establishes a Law Enforcement Standards Board for the certification of county police officers, state public safety officers, and employees of the Departments of Transportation, Land and Natural Resources, Taxation, and Attorney General with police powers. Establishes the Law Enforcement Standards Board Special Fund. Appropriates funds. (HB2071 CD1)
(S) 7/12/2018- Became law without the Governor's signature, Act 220, 07/10/2018, (Gov. Msg. No. 1329). NISHIMOTO PSM/LBR, JDC/WAM
GM1155 HB2507 HD2 SD1
DOE; Executive Office on Early Learning; Housekeeping; Preschools
RELATING TO PRESCHOOLS.
Makes housekeeping amendments to remove preschools from the Superintendent's scope of authority and to clarify that the Executive Office on Early Learning Director may authorize preschool personnel access to a student's immunization registry information. Requires the DOE to administer special education and Title I funded programs at the prekindergarten level. (SD1)
(H) 7/11/2018- Act 175, on 07/10/2018 (Gov. Msg. No. 1284). WOODSON, AQUINO, BROWER, C. LEE, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, QUINLAN, TAKUMI, Creagan, Onishi, San Buenaventura, Todd, Yamashita EDU
GM1155 HB2589 HD2 SD1 CD1
Transportation; Motorcycles; Shoulder Lane
RELATING TO MOTORCYCLES.
Authorizes the Department of Transportation under certain conditions to designate shoulders upon which the Department may authorize the driving of motorcycles. Takes effect on 1/1/2019. Repeals on 12/31/2020. (HB2589 CD1)
(S) 7/12/2018- Became law without the Governor's signature, Act 218, 07/10/2018, (Gov. Msg. No. 1327). AQUINO TRE, JDC
GM1155 SB48 SD3 HD2 CD1
Hawaii Innovation, Technology, and Research Corporation; Hawaii Technology Development Corporation; Hawaii Strategic Development Corporation; Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism; Appropriations ($)
RELATING TO TECHNOLOGY.
Merges the Hawaii Strategic Development Corporation into the Hawaii Technology Development Corporation and renames the resulting entity as the Hawaii Innovation, Technology, and Research Corporation. Appropriates funds. (CD1)
(S) 7/10/2018- Vetoed on 07-10-18 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1253). ENGLISH FIN, EDB, HED
GM1155 SB2407 SD1 HD1 CD1
Medical Cannabis; Opioid Addiction; Substance Abuse; Debilitating Medical Condition
RELATING TO MEDICAL CANNABIS.
Allows the use of medical cannabis to treat opioid use, substance use, and withdrawal symptoms resulting from the treatment of those conditions. (CD1)
(S) 7/10/2018- Vetoed on 07-10-18 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1254). ESPERO, NISHIHARA, RUDERMAN, S. Chang, Ihara HHS, JUD, CPC
GM1155 SB2519 SD2 HD1 CD1
Environment; Waste Diversion; Agribusiness Development Corporation
RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
Authorizes the Agribusiness Development Corporation to enter into contracts with private businesses to remove select municipal solid waste, glass, and food and green waste from the waste stream for use in other business sectors, including agriculture, construction, and energy production; provided the contracts benefit agricultural and agriculture-related projects. (CD1)
(S) 7/10/2018- Vetoed on 07-10-18 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1255). DELA CRUZ, GALUTERIA, INOUYE, K. KAHELE, KIDANI, NISHIHARA, S. Chang, Shimabukuro, Wakai EEP, AGR, FIN
GM1155 SB2524 SD1 HD1 CD1
Condominium Property Regimes; Land Use; Planned Community Associations; Notice; Agricultural Lands; County Subdivision Requirements
RELATING TO COUNTY LAND USE REQUIREMENTS.
For purposes of a county with a population of 750,000 or more: for planned community associations, requires the owner of any parcel of land subdivided as a condominium property regime in agricultural or preservation lands to provide public notice of the sale no later than ninety days after the sale of the parcel; Prohibits residential use of sheds or other structures on agricultural lands unless permitted under county ordinances and rules; allows for county enforcement and fines for violations of the prohibition; and allows for an application for registration of a project in an agricultural district to include in its verified statement comments on the availability of supportive infrastructure, the potential impact on environmental resources, and other requirements of county ordinances and rules. (CD1)
(S) 7/10/2018- Vetoed on 07-10-18 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1256). DELA CRUZ, GALUTERIA, INOUYE, KIDANI, NISHIHARA, WAKAI, S. Chang, K. Kahele, Shimabukuro WAL, FIN
GM1155 SB2699 SD2 HD1 CD1
Transient Accommodations Tax; Hotel Resort Fees; Gross Rental Proceeds
RELATING TO THE TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX.
Imposes the transient accommodations tax on additional resort fees that must be included in gross rental proceeds. (CD1)
(S) 7/10/2018- Vetoed on 07-10-18 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1257). WAKAI, BAKER, RIVIERE, Dela Cruz, Harimoto, Kim, Nishihara TOU, FIN  HB2432
GM1155 SB2919 SD2 HD1 CD1
Public Library Lands; Leases; BOE
RELATING TO PUBLIC LIBRARIES.
Establishes a pilot program to generate revenue through the lease of public library lands to meet the mission of the public libraries. Establishes the library facilities fund. Requires the state librarian and board of education to report to the legislature. (CD1)
(S) 7/10/2018- Vetoed on 07-10-18 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1258). KIDANI, S. Chang, Gabbard, Galuteria, K. Kahele, Kouchi, Ruderman, Shimabukuro EDN/WAL, FIN
GM1155 SB2992 SD1 HD1 CD1
Campaign Finance Law; Advertisements
RELATING TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE.
Exempts signs and banners from certain election law disclaimer requirements relating to advertisements. Requires signs and banners advocating the passage or defeat of an issue or question on the ballot to contain the name and address of the candidate, candidate committee, or noncandidate committee paying for the sign or banner. (CD1)
(S) 7/10/2018- Vetoed on 07-10-18 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1259). TANIGUCHI JUD