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House District 12
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 422
phone: 808-586-6330
fax: 808-586-6331
repyamashita@capitol.hawaii.gov
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Measures Introduced
 Title
HB107 RELATING TO SCHOOLS.
HB171 HD1 SD1 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE HURRICANE RESERVE TRUST FUND.
HB172 HD1 SD1 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE EMERGENCY AND BUDGET RESERVE FUND.
HB258 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
HB301 RELATING TO TORT LIABILITY.
HB308 RELATING TO CHILD SAFETY.
HB361 RELATING TO FIREWORKS.
HB362 RELATING TO RESISTING ARREST.
HB364 RELATING TO NUISANCE ABATEMENT.
HB366 RELATING TO THEFT.
HB367 RELATING TO PAROLE.
HB391 HD1 SD1 CD1 RELATING TO WAGES AND HOURS ON PUBLIC WORKS.
HB436 HD1 SD2 CD1 RELATING TO EMERGENCY VEHICLES.
HB437 HD1 MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE NATURAL RESOURCE GOALS OF THE ALOHA+ CHALLENGE.
HB439 HD1 RELATING TO LAND USE PLANNING.
HB440 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
HB441 SD1 RELATING TO STATEWIDE INFRASTRUCTURE CAPACITY BUILDING CONSTRUCTION FINANCING.
HB442 RELATING TO FACILITIES DEVELOPMENT.
HB482 HD2 SD1 CD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB485 HD1 RELATING TO SMALL BOAT HARBORS.
HB486 RELATING TO SMALL BOAT HARBORS.
HB501 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB503 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO DROUGHT MITIGATION.
HB504 HD1 RELATING TO PESTICIDES.
HB505 HD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB506 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB507 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB558 RELATING TO OVERTIME.
HB604 RELATING TO SAKADA DAY.
HB683 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION.
HB684 HD1 RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT.
HB698 HD1 RELATING TO SCHOOL HEALTH.
HB699 RELATING TO THE REPEAL OF NON-GENERAL FUNDS.
HB700 RELATING TO REVENUE BONDS FOR PUBLIC FACILITY PROJECTS.
HB702 HD1 RELATING TO ANIMALS.
HB703 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
HB704 RELATING TO VETERANS.
HB705 HD1 RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS.
HB706 RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS.
HB707 SD1 CD1 RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS.
HB722 HD2 RELATING TO LIPOA POINT.
HB730 HD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC HEARINGS.
HB743 RELATING TO ETHANOL.
HB824 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB830 HD1 SD1 CD1 RELATING TO RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY.
HB849 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB871 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO BIOSECURITY.
HB878 RELATING TO THE MILITARY.
HB879 RELATING TO VETERANS.
HB1008 HD1 RELATING TO BLIND PEDESTRIAN SAFETY.
HB1011 HD1 RELATING TO THE TRAFFIC CODE.
HB1028 HD2 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
HB1050 RELATING TO INTERISLAND MOVEMENT OF INVASIVE SPECIES.
HB1051 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB1077 RELATING TO TRUTH-IN-ADVERTISING.
HB1080 RELATING TO URBAN WATER CONSERVATION.
HB1086 SD1 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
HB1089 HD2 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
HB1091 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB1092 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB1100 RELATING TO PUBLIC LANDS.
HB1137 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB1144 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE I OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII RELATING TO THE RIGHTS OF VICTIMS OF CRIME.
HB1152 RELATING TO DRUGS.
HB1153 SD2 CD1 RELATING TO VETERANS.
HB1154 HD1 RELATING TO FUNDING FOR PARKING FOR DISABLED PERSONS.
HB1173 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT RECORDS.
HB1174 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
HB1175 RELATING TO IRRIGATION.
HB1176 HD2 RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
HB1177 SD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
HB1207 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
HB1208 HD1 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE SENIOR FARMERS' MARKET NUTRITION PROGRAM.
HB1225 SD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURAL FACILITIES.
HB1234 RELATING TO OFFENSES AGAINST THE PERSON.
HB1236 HD1 SD2 RELATING TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.
HB1237 RELATING TO HEALTH.
HB1244 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM.
HB1247 RELATING TO THE DEPOSIT BEVERAGE CONTAINER PROGRAM.
HB1258 HD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY.
HB1272 HD2 SD2 RELATING TO MOVIE THEATERS.
HB1273 HD2 SD2 CD1 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
HB1275 RELATING TO THE STATE INSTRUMENT.
HB1291 RELATING TO THE REGISTRY OF CLEAN AND SOBER HOMES.
HB1292 HD2 SD2 CD1 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
HB1293 HD1 RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY TAXATION.
HB1294 RELATING TO THE INCOME TAX CREDIT FOR LOW-INCOME HOUSEHOLD RENTERS.
HB1295 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
HB1296 HD2 SD2 CD1 RELATING TO ENERGY.
HB1297 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO THE PENAL CODE.
HB1341 RELATING TO EMERGENCY SHELTERS.
HB1360 HD1 SD1 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.
HB1366 SD2 CD1 RELATING TO STATE ACQUISITION OR DEVELOPMENT OF REAL PROPERTY.
HB1367 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.
HB1372 HD2 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES.
HB1379 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING ON HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
HB1394 HD2 SD2 CD1 RELATING TO WATER RECLAMATION.
HB1415 RELATING TO SPECIAL MANAGEMENT AREAS.
HB1430 RELATING TO MAKUA VALLEY.
HB1486 RELATING TO THE STATE FUEL TAX.
HB1487 RELATING TO THE MAUI RACEWAY PARK.
HB1488 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE TWELFTH REPRESENTATIVE DISTRICT.
HB1489 HD1 SD2 CD1 RELATING TO SPECIAL LICENSE PLATES FOR NATIONAL PARKS.
HCR3 STRONGLY OPPOSING THE UNITED STATES ARMY'S PROPOSED FORCE REDUCTION OF SCHOFIELD BARRACKS AND FORT SHAFTER BASES.
HCR54 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO REQUIRE THAT MEDICAL CARE PROFESSIONALS PROVIDE INFORMATION ON PRENATAL SCREENING AND TESTING FOR DOWN SYNDROME TO ALL PREGNANT WOMEN.
HCR58 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS TO SUBMIT A REPORT ON THE STATUS AND NUMBER OF PENDING WORKERS' COMPENSATION CLAIMS MADE BY STATE EMPLOYEES.
HCR59 HD1 SD1 URGING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO COORDINATE WITH THE HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY, CORPORATION FOR TRAVEL PROMOTION, AND HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO AMEND THE H-1B VISA LAW TO ALLOW FOR EMPLOYMENT OF PERSONS WITH CULTURAL AND LANGUAGE SKILLS THAT WILL HELP CREATE A MORE WELCOMING ENVIRONMENT FOR INTERNATIONAL VISITORS.
HCR60 REQUESTING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO WORK WITH THE MAJOR UTILITY INDUSTRIES IN THE STATE TO DEVELOP A MECHANISM TO COORDINATE REPAIRS TO DAMAGED UTILITY POLES.
HCR61 URGING THE COUNTIES TO PROTECT THE PUBLIC INTEREST BY ENGAGING PRIVATE PROPERTY OWNERS IN SHARING IN THE COST OF MITIGATING THE POTENTIAL RISKS AND HAZARDS POSED BY TREES ON THEIR PROPERTY.
HCR62 URGING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO OPEN A DOCKET TO CONSIDER THE APPROPRIATENESS OF AMENDING THE REGULATORY STRUCTURE APPLICABLE TO ELECTRIC UTILITIES IN LIGHT OF ONGOING DEVELOPMENTS IN THE DEPLOYMENT OF RENEWABLE ENERGY.
HCR66 REQUESTING AN EMPHASIS ON COLLABORATION, OPENNESS, AND STRENGTHENING OF THE LONG TERM RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE STATE AND UNITED STATES NAVY IN ADDRESSING AND RESOLVING ISSUES RELATING TO THE LEAKAGE OF FUEL FROM THE NAVY'S RED HILL UNDERGROUND FUEL STORAGE FACILITY.
HCR67 URGING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO SUPPORT THE RECONSIDERATION OF POSTHUMOUSLY AWARDING THE MEDAL OF HONOR TO CAPTAIN ROBERT MALUENDA CALIBOSO.
HCR78 SD1 REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR AND DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO INCLUDE IN THE 2017-2018 SUPPLEMENTAL CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM REQUEST IMPROVEMENTS TO CRUISE SHIP PASSENGER TERMINALS AT NAWILIWILI HARBOR IN KAUAI, HONOLULU HARBOR IN OAHU, KAHULUI HARBOR IN MAUI, AND HILO HARBOR IN HAWAII.
HCR99 REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO APPROVE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A SISTER STATE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE PREFECTURE OF HOKKAIDO, JAPAN.
HCR100 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW ITS CURRENT POLICY ON AFFIRMATIVE CONSENT.
HCR105 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ATTORNEY GENERAL TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO INVESTIGATE AND COORDINATE THE PROVISION OF MEDICAL, EDUCATIONAL, HOUSING, AND SOCIAL SERVICES TO MIGRANTS FROM FREELY ASSOCIATED STATES.
HCR127 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONSIDER INCLUDING A BASE AMOUNT IN THE WEIGHTED STUDENT FORMULA TO COVER PHYSICAL PLANT OPERATIONS.
HCR176 REQUESTING THAT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO DEVELOP A COORDINATED FRAMEWORK OF SUPPORT FOR PRESCHOOL THROUGH POST-SECONDARY AGRICULTURE EDUCATION.
HCR181 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION.
HCR183 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF TRANSFERRING THE PLANT QUARANTINE BRANCH FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.
HCR184 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE PLANT QUARANTINE BRANCH OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND EVALUATE A PROPOSAL TO MOVE THE PLANT QUARANTINE BRANCH TO THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.
HCR185 SD1 AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF FOUR TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENTS COVERING PORTIONS OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT STABLE ROAD BEACH, STABLE ROAD, SPRECKELSVILLE, WAILUKU, MAUI, FOR THE USE, MAINTENANCE, AND REPAIR OF FOUR EXISTING ROCK GROINS.
HCR191 COMMENDING THE JAPANESE WOMEN'S SOCIETY FOUNDATION FOR CREATING THE "ADOPT-A-MOM" PROGRAM AND ENCOURAGING ALL FAMILIES AND AGENCIES WORKING WITH THE ELDERLY OF HAWAII TO PLACE "ADOPT-A-MOM" DAY ON THEIR CALENDARS, AS THE THIRD SUNDAY OF MAY, IN OBSERVANCE OF THE ELDERLY WOMEN OF HAWAII WHO DESERVE TO BE CHERISHED AND APPRECIATED FOR THE INVALUABLE ROLE THEY PLAY AS THE MOTHERS OF OUR KEIKI O KA AINA.
HCR204 SD1 REQUESTING THE STATE PROCUREMENT ADMINISTRATOR TO COLLECT INFORMATION ON EACH OF THE INDIVIDUAL PROCUREMENT JURISDICTIONS.
HCR206 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION TO ANNUALLY PUBLISH A TAX EXPENDITURE REPORT.
HCR207 REQUESTING AN AUDIT OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES UTILIZING STATE FUNDS FOR OUTSIDE COUNSEL.
HCR211 REQUESTING THE WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL TO STUDY THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CURRENT INCENTIVES FOR THE HIRING OF INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES.
HCR212 REQUESTING FEDERAL AND STATE AGENCIES TO CONSULT WITH HAWAII SMALL SCALE FARMERS, HAWAII SMALL SCALE PRODUCERS, AND AFFECTED PARTIES ON THE OFFSETTING OF COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE FOOD SAFETY MODERNIZATION ACT.
HR24 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO REQUIRE THAT MEDICAL CARE PROFESSIONALS PROVIDE INFORMATION ON PRENATAL SCREENING AND TESTING FOR DOWN SYNDROME TO ALL PREGNANT WOMEN.
HR27 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONSIDER INCLUDING A BASE AMOUNT IN THE WEIGHTED STUDENT FORMULA TO COVER PHYSICAL PLANT OPERATIONS.
HR28 COMMEMORATING THE THIRTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF HAWAII'S SISTER-STATE RELATIONSHIP WITH THE GUANGDONG PROVINCE.
HR29 HD1 URGING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO COORDINATE WITH THE HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY TO CREATE A MORE WELCOMING ENVIRONMENT FOR CHINESE VISITORS.
HR30 REQUESTING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO WORK WITH THE MAJOR UTILITY INDUSTRIES IN THE STATE TO DEVELOP A MECHANISM TO COORDINATE REPAIRS TO DAMAGED UTILITY POLES.
HR31 URGING THE COUNTIES TO PROTECT THE PUBLIC INTEREST BY ENGAGING PRIVATE PROPERTY OWNERS IN SHARING IN THE COST OF MITIGATING THE POTENTIAL RISKS AND HAZARDS POSED BY TREES ON THEIR PROPERTY.
HR33 REQUESTING A STUDY REGARDING THE NEED TO INCREASE THE DOLLAR THRESHOLD THAT DETERMINES WHETHER A SMALL PURCHASE IS EXEMPT FROM SMALL PURCHASE PROCUREMENT PROCEDURES.
HR35 HD1 REQUESTING A PROGRESS REPORT AND PLAN FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE ANIMAL QUARANTINE STATION.
HR53 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW ITS CURRENT POLICY ON AFFIRMATIVE CONSENT.
HR58 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ATTORNEY GENERAL TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO INVESTIGATE AND COORDINATE THE PROVISION OF MEDICAL, EDUCATIONAL, HOUSING, AND SOCIAL SERVICES TO MIGRANTS FROM FREELY ASSOCIATED STATES.
HR112 REQUESTING THAT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO DEVELOP A COORDINATED FRAMEWORK OF SUPPORT FOR PRESCHOOL THROUGH POST-SECONDARY AGRICULTURE EDUCATION.
HR119 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION.
HR121 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF TRANSFERRING THE PLANT QUARANTINE BRANCH FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.
HR122 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE PLANT QUARANTINE BRANCH OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND EVALUATE A PROPOSAL TO MOVE THE PLANT QUARANTINE BRANCH TO THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.
HR126 COMMENDING THE JAPANESE WOMEN'S SOCIETY FOUNDATION FOR CREATING THE "ADOPT-A-MOM" PROGRAM AND ENCOURAGING ALL FAMILIES AND AGENCIES WORKING WITH THE ELDERLY OF HAWAII TO PLACE "ADOPT-A-MOM" DAY ON THEIR CALENDARS, AS THE THIRD SUNDAY OF MAY, IN OBSERVANCE OF THE ELDERLY WOMEN OF HAWAII WHO DESERVE TO BE CHERISHED AND APPRECIATED FOR THE INVALUABLE ROLE THEY PLAY AS THE MOTHERS OF OUR KEIKI O KA AINA.
HR140 REQUESTING THE CHIEF PROCUREMENT OFFICER TO CONDUCT A COMPREHENSIVE STUDY OF EACH OF THE INDIVIDUAL PROCUREMENT JURISDICTIONS.
HR142 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION TO ANNUALLY PUBLISH A TAX EXPENDITURE REPORT.
HR143 REQUESTING AN AUDIT OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES UTILIZING STATE FUNDS FOR OUTSIDE COUNSEL.
HR146 REQUESTING THE WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL TO STUDY THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CURRENT INCENTIVES FOR THE HIRING OF INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES.
HR147 REQUESTING FEDERAL AND STATE AGENCIES TO CONSULT WITH HAWAII SMALL SCALE FARMERS, HAWAII SMALL SCALE PRODUCERS, AND AFFECTED PARTIES ON THE OFFSETTING OF COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE FOOD SAFETY MODERNIZATION ACT.
HR176 CONGRATULATING KAHUKU HIGH SCHOOL WE THE PEOPLE: THE CITIZEN AND THE CONSTITUTION TEAM FOR THEIR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AND ACHIEVEMENT IN WINNING THE 2015 STATE COMPETITION.