28th Legislature, 2015
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Senate District 17
Hawaii State Capitol
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phone: 808-586-6970
fax: 808-586-6879
sennishihara@capitol.hawaii.gov
Measures Introduced
 Title
SB13 RELATING TO PSYCHOLOGY.
SB14 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO THE RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD-TENANT CODE.
SB19 SD2 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB20 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE DRIVER LICENSING.
SB98 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB155 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB187 RELATING TO THE TRAFFIC CODE.
SB222 RELATING TO HAWAII GOOD AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES.
SB230 HD1 RELATING TO RESTITUTION FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME.
SB235 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC HEARINGS.
SB236 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB251 RELATING TO HARBORS.
SB260 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB265 SD1 HD1 CD1 RELATING TO SEX TRAFFICKING.
SB278 RELATING TO BROADBAND.
SB295 RELATING TO THE JUDICIARY.
SB297 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO IMPLEMENT THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE TASK FORCE ON MOBILITY MANAGEMENT, ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO ACT 214, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2013.
SB339 RELATING TO THE GENERAL EXCISE TAX COLLECTION DATE.
SB345 SD1 RELATING TO PASSENGERS RIDING IN BED OF PICKUP TRUCKS.
SB606 RELATING TO JURORS.
SB607 RELATING TO RENTAL MOTOR VEHICLES.
SB608 RELATING TO BLIND PEDESTRIAN SAFETY.
SB609 RELATING TO TAX RELIEF.
SB610 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB611 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO USE OF INTOXICANTS WHILE OPERATING A VEHICLE.
SB612 SD1 RELATING TO PROBATION.
SB613 RELATING TO PENALTIES.
SB627 RELATING TO HIGH TECHNOLOGY.
SB628 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY FACILITIES.
SB629 RELATING TO URBAN WATER CONSERVATION.
SB634 SD1 RELATING TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
SB676 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE CAPITAL INFRASTRUCTURE TAX CREDIT.
SB683 SD2 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE DRIVER LICENSING.
SB717 SD2 HD1 CD1 RELATING TO ETHANOL.
SB734 RELATING TO PESTICIDES.
SB749 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO THE COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING AND AWARENESS PILOT PROGRAM.
SB754 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO TIME SHARING.
SB814 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB816 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION TO AMEND SENATE TERMS.
SB818 SD1 RELATING TO TUBERCULOSIS TESTING.
SB819 SD1 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
SB820 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.
SB821 SD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB822 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB826 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB848 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB852 MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
SB854 SD2 HD2 CD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SCHOOL LANDS.
SB861 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE NOISE.
SB887 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO HIGH TECHNOLOGY.
SB921 RELATING TO SEXUAL ASSAULT TREATMENT SERVICES.
SB985 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB986 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB1000 RELATING TO TECHNOLOGY.
SB1003 SD1 RELATING TO TECHNOLOGY.
SB1006 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB1029 RELATING TO MEDICAL MARIJUANA.
SB1031 RELATING TO TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS.
SB1032 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO CHAPTER 245, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
SB1180 SD2 HD1 CD1 RELATING TO METROPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATIONS.
SB1182 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE II OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO IMPOSE RESIGN-TO-RUN.
SB1221 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB1233 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR A FEDERAL INSPECTION STATION AT KONA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.
SB1234 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE SEVENTEENTH SENATORIAL DISTRICT.
SB1235 RELATING TO ALTERNATIVE SCHOOLS FOR JUVENILES IN THE JUSTICE SYSTEM.
SB1236 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII PUBLIC PROCUREMENT CODE.
SB1248 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE.
SB1251 RELATING TO TRANSIT ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT.
SB1279 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENTS.
SB1289 RELATING TO IMPORTANT AGRICULTURAL LANDS.
SB1292 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB1293 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB1294 RELATING TO LABELING REQUIREMENTS.
SB1302 SD1 RELATING TO MEDICAL MARIJUANA DISPENSARIES.
SB1330 RELATING TO STATE FINANCES
SB1347 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
SB1349 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB1350 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB1351 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB1352 RELATING TO RESEARCH ACTIVITIES.
SB1372 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB1374 SD2 RELATING TO LAND EXCHANGE.
SCR3 STRONGLY OPPOSING THE UNITED STATES ARMY'S PROPOSED FORCE REDUCTION OF SCHOFIELD BARRACKS AND FORT SHAFTER BASES.
SCR35 SD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION AND CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND PERMITTING, WITH SUPPORT FROM THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION, TO CONDUCT A JOINT STUDY ADDRESSING THE DEMAND FOR WORKFORCE HOUSING AND TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT; AND TO CREATE A DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR WORKFORCE HOUSING EXPANSION.
SCR36 REQUESTING THE HIGH TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP TO EXAMINE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A FIRST RESPONDERS TECHNOLOGY CAMPUS AND COMMAND CENTER IN CENTRAL OAHU.
SCR47 SD1 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO PROMOTE AWARENESS AND SAFETY OF PEDESTRIANS WHO ARE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED.
SCR65 URGING THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION TO INCORPORATE A BUS RAPID TRANSIT SYSTEM INTO ITS RAIL TRANSIT PLANNING TO CONNECT CERTAIN PARTS OF OAHU WITH THE RAIL TRANSIT SYSTEM.
SCR83 URGING THE ALOHA TOWER DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO RELOCATE, RENOVATE, UPGRADE, REOPEN, OR DEMOLISH THE HAWAII MARITIME MUSEUM BUILDING AND THE NEARBY AREAS SO THAT PIER 7 MAY SERVE AS AN ATTRACTION OF THE ALOHA TOWER COMPLEX.
SCR84 URGING DRIVER EDUCATION AND LICENSING PROGRAMS TO EMPHASIZE COURTEOUS AND RESPONSIBLE DRIVING, INCLUDING THE REDUCTION OF TRAFFIC CONGESTION.
SCR91 SD1 URGING CONGRESS AND THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO SUPPORT THE PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION TO EXPEDITE FAMILY REUNIFICATION FOR CERTAIN FILIPINO VETERANS OF WORLD WAR II.
SCR96 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO REVIEW THE FEASIBILITY OF CONTINUING THE LAHAINALUNA HIGH SCHOOL BOARDING PROGRAM.
SCR124 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO EXAMINE THE STATUS AND PROGRESS OF THE HONOLULU RAIL TRANSIT PROJECT.
SCR142 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ASSESS THE INCIDENCE OF ALCOHOL-RELATED MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENTS AND ALCOHOL-RELATED INJURIES AND THEIR ASSOCIATED MEDICAL COSTS.
SCR156 SD1 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT AND THE COLLEGE OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE TO ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP TO CONSIDER THE RESTRUCTURING OF THE COLLEGE OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE AND EXAMINE THE EXPANSION OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE INSTRUCTION THROUGHOUT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SYSTEM.
SCR181 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING AN INTERISLAND FERRY SYSTEM SIMILAR TO THE FERRY SYSTEMS OPERATED BY WASHINGTON STATE AND OTHER JURISDICTIONS.
SCR187 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A PILOT YOUTH DEVELOPMENT FLAG RUGBY PROGRAM AIMED AT REDUCING RISKY BEHAVIORS AND INCARCERATION RATES AMONG NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER YOUTH.
SCR191 SD1 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A VOLUNTARY FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM.
SR11 SD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION AND CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND PERMITTING, WITH SUPPORT FROM THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION, TO CONDUCT A JOINT STUDY ADDRESSING THE DEMAND FOR WORKFORCE HOUSING AND TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT; AND TO CREATE A DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR WORKFORCE HOUSING EXPANSION.
SR12 REQUESTING THE HIGH TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP TO EXAMINE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A FIRST RESPONDERS TECHNOLOGY CAMPUS AND COMMAND CENTER IN CENTRAL OAHU.
SR21 SD1 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO PROMOTE AWARENESS AND SAFETY OF PEDESTRIANS WHO ARE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED.
SR29 URGING THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION TO INCORPORATE A BUS RAPID TRANSIT SYSTEM INTO ITS RAIL TRANSIT PLANNING TO CONNECT CERTAIN PARTS OF OAHU WITH THE RAIL TRANSIT SYSTEM.
SR38 URGING THE ALOHA TOWER DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO RELOCATE, RENOVATE, UPGRADE, REOPEN, OR DEMOLISH THE HAWAII MARITIME MUSEUM BUILDING AND THE NEARBY AREAS SO THAT PIER 7 MAY SERVE AS AN ATTRACTION OF THE ALOHA TOWER COMPLEX.
SR39 URGING DRIVER EDUCATION AND LICENSING PROGRAMS TO EMPHASIZE COURTEOUS AND RESPONSIBLE DRIVING, INCLUDING THE REDUCTION OF TRAFFIC CONGESTION.
SR44 SD1 URGING CONGRESS AND THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO SUPPORT THE PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION TO EXPEDITE FAMILY REUNIFICATION FOR CERTAIN FILIPINO VETERANS OF WORLD WAR II.
SR50 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO REVIEW THE FEASIBILITY OF CONTINUING THE LAHAINALUNA HIGH SCHOOL BOARDING PROGRAM.
SR73 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO EXAMINE THE STATUS AND PROGRESS OF THE HONOLULU RAIL TRANSIT PROJECT.
SR97 SD1 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT AND THE COLLEGE OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE TO ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP TO CONSIDER THE RESTRUCTURING OF THE COLLEGE OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE AND EXAMINE THE EXPANSION OF HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE INSTRUCTION THROUGHOUT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SYSTEM.
SR116 SD1 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING AN INTERISLAND FERRY SYSTEM SIMILAR TO THE FERRY SYSTEMS OPERATED BY WASHINGTON STATE AND OTHER JURISDICTIONS.
SR122 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A PILOT YOUTH DEVELOPMENT FLAG RUGBY PROGRAM AIMED AT REDUCING RISKY BEHAVIORS AND INCARCERATION RATES AMONG NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER YOUTH.
SR126 SD1 ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A VOLUNTARY FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM.