Hawaii State Legislature
2012 House Concurrent Resolutions
All concurrent resolutions that were offered in the House of Representatives.
   
Measure Text pdfMeasure StatusCurrent StatusIntroducer(s)Current ReferralCompanion
HCR1
Recess Days; Regular Session of 2012
RELATING TO RECESS DAYS FOR THE REGULAR SESSION OF 2012.
(H ) 1/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHONG, WARD
HCR2
Governor; State of the State Address
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ADDRESS THE LEGISLATURE ASSEMBLED IN JOINT SESSION.
(H ) 1/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY, CHONG, MANAHAN, WARD
HCR3
Recognition; League of Cities of the Philippines
RECOGNIZING A DRAFT MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING AND COOPERATION BETWEEN THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE LEAGUE OF CITIES OF THE PHILIPPINES.
(H ) 2/16/2012 - The committees on INT recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Awana, Hashem, Brower, Choy, Evans, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Tsuji, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Tokioka, Marumoto. MIZUNO, AQUINO, BROWER, CABANILLA, MANAHAN INT, FIN  HR21
HCR4
Requests the Department of Transportation to establish the Hawaii Airport Authority Task Force (Task Force)to determine the feasibility of establishing a Hawaii State Airport Authority.
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO ESTABLISH A HAWAII STATE AIRPORT AUTHORITY TASK FORCE TO DETERMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A HAWAII STATE AIRPORT AUTHORITY.
(H ) 1/20/2012 - Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 4 SOUKI, ICHIYAMA TRN, FIN  HR3
HCR5 HD1
Requests the United States Congress to recognize that corporations are not entitled to Constitutional rights and that the Constitution only grants rights to natural persons. (HCR 5 HD1)
RECOGNIZING THAT THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION ONLY PROTECTS RIGHTS OF NATURAL PERSONS.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to PGM/JDL. KEITH-AGARAN (Introduced by request of another party) PGM/JDL  HR5
HCR6 HD1
Office of Hawaiian Affairs Package; Requesting the State's Full Compliance with Section 5 of Act 178, SLH 2006.
REQUESTING THE STATE'S FULL COMPLIANCE WITH SECTION 5 OF ACT 178, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2006.
(H ) 3/2/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on WLO/HSG as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Oshiro excused (1). SAY (Introduced by request of another party) HAW/HLT, WLO/HSG, FIN
HCR7
Financial Literacy; Office of Hawaiian Affairs Package
REQUESTING THE ADDITION OF FINANCIAL LITERACY EDUCATION TO THE PUBLIC SCHOOL CURRICULUM.
(H ) 1/20/2012 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 4 SAY (Introduced by request of another party) EDN, FIN
HCR8
Aquatic Life Resolution; Kauai County Package
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO AMEND CHAPTER 188, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, BY ADDING A NEW SECTION TO BE APPROPRIATELY DESIGNATED PROHIBITING THE SALE OF AQUATIC LIFE FOR AQUARIUM PURPOSES AND AMEND EXISTING SECTION 188F-4 REGARDING THE WEST HAWAII REGIONAL FISHERY MANAGEMENT AREA PLAN AND SECTION 189-11 REGARDING RECEIPTS IN MANAGEMENT AREA PLAN AND SECTION 189-11 REGARDING RECEIPTS IN DUPLICATE; A RESOLUTION REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ISSUE A MORATORIUM ON THE COMMERCIAL TAKE AND SALE OF AQUATIC LIFE TAKEN FOR AQUARIUM PURPOSES FROM STATE WATERS; AND REQUESTING THE HAWAII DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ADOPT A RULE PROHIBITING THE COMMERCIAL TAKE AND SALE OF AQUATIC LIFE TAKEN FOR AQUARIUM PURPOSES FROM STATE WATERS.
(H ) 1/25/2012 - Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 7 SAY (Introduced by request of another party) WLO, JUD  HR6SCR1SR2
HCR9 SD1
Auditor; Impact Assessment Report; Fertility Preservation Procedures
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ASSESS THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL EFFECTS OF REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR FERTILITY PRESERVATION PROCEDURES FOR PERSONS OF REPRODUCTIVE AGE WHO HAVE BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER AND WILL UNDERGO TREATMENT THAT MAY ADVERSELY AFFECT FERTILITY.
(S ) 4/26/2012 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 680). M. LEE, AWANA, BROWER, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, Choy, Herkes, Nakashima CPN  HR7
HCR10
Incarceration; Rehabilitation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO ADDRESS THE HIGH COST OF INCARCERATION WITHOUT REHABILITATION BY ESTABLISHING APPROPRIATE REHABILITATION PROGRAMS IN LIEU OF INCARCERATION FOR CERTAIN CONVICTED INDIVIDUALS.
(H ) 1/25/2012 - Referred to PBM, FIN, referral sheet 7 C. LEE, HANOHANO PBM, FIN  HR8
HCR11
E-ZPass Toll Roads; Pilot Project
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO INITIATE A PILOT PROJECT TO USE ALL ZIPPER LANES AS E-ZPASS TOLL COLLECTION ROADS DURING RUSH HOUR.
(H ) 1/27/2012 - Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 9 M. LEE, CABANILLA, MIZUNO, TAKAI TRN, FIN
HCR12 SD1
Reproductive Rights Awareness
DESIGNATING THE FOURTH WEEK OF JANUARY OF EVERY YEAR AS "REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS AWARENESS WEEK," TO ENCOURAGE PUBLIC AWARENESS, CONVERSATION, AND SUPPORT FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS AWARENESS.
(S ) 4/24/2012 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 662). EVANS, BELATTI, BROWER, CHONG, CHOY, COFFMAN, HANOHANO, HERKES, ICHIYAMA, KEITH-AGARAN, C. LEE, M. LEE, LUKE, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, OSHIRO, RHOADS, SAIKI, SAY, TAKUMI, THIELEN, WOOLEY, YAMASHITA, Souki HTH
HCR13
City and County of Honolulu; Road Widening; Pedestrian Safety; Seniors
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO REVIEW ITS POLICIES REGARDING STREET AND ROAD WIDENING, WITH REGARD TO THEIR IMPACT ON PEDESTRIAN SAFETY.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to PGM/TIA. M. LEE, CARROLL, HANOHANO, JORDAN, PINE, YAMANE PGM/TIA  HR9
HCR14
Kupuna Caucus; School Closure; Senior Services
ENCOURAGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ALLOW PUBLIC SCHOOL CAMPUSES THAT HAVE SMALLER STUDENT ENROLLMENTS TO BE USED FOR AGING AND DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTERS, SENIOR CENTERS, AND OTHER KUPUNA-RELATED PROGRAMS TO MEET COMMUNITY NEEDS AND AVOID THE CLOSURE OF SCHOOLS.
(H ) 1/27/2012 - Referred to EDN, HUS/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 9 M. LEE, FONTAINE, HANOHANO, MORIKAWA, THIELEN, WARD, YAMANE, Belatti, Carroll, Ichiyama, Jordan, Kawakami EDN, HUS/HLT, FIN
HCR15
Kupuna Caucus; Long Term Care Insurance; Evaluation; Auditor
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO DETERMINE WAYS, OTHER THAN TAX INCENTIVES, TO ENCOURAGE EMPLOYERS TO PROVIDE AND PAY FOR LONG TERM CARE INSURANCE AND INDIVIDUALS TO PURCHASE LONG TERM CARE INSURANCE.
(H ) 3/16/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on ERB with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Herkes, Kawakami, Oshiro, Tokioka, Ward excused (5). M. LEE, BELATTI, CARROLL, HANOHANO, ICHIYAMA, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, YAMANE HLT, ERB, FIN
HCR16
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ESTABLISH A STATE HEALTH PLAN INITIATIVE TO REDUCE THE OCCURRENCES OF CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE IN HAWAII.
(H ) 2/24/2012 - The committee(s) on HLT recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. MARUMOTO, AQUINO, CARROLL, CULLEN, EVANS, HANOHANO, ICHIYAMA, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, M. LEE, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, PINE, THIELEN, YAMANE HLT, FIN  HR10SCR4SR5
HCR17
Combat Exclusionary Rule; Military; Women
RESOLUTION TO SUPPORT THE REPEAL OF COMBAT EXCLUSIONARY RULES.
(H ) 1/27/2012 - Referred to PBM, referral sheet 9 M. LEE, CARROLL, EVANS, HANOHANO, ICHIYAMA, KAWAKAMI, LUKE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA PBM  HR11SCR10SR10
HCR18
National Women's History Museum; Congressional Support
REQUESTING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO SUPPORT THE EFFORTS OF THE NATIONAL WOMEN'S HISTORY MUSEUM TO SECURE A PERMANENT HOME IN THE NATION'S CAPITAL.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. MARUMOTO, BELATTI, CARROLL, EVANS, HANOHANO, ICHIYAMA, M. LEE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, PINE, THIELEN PGM  HR12SCR8SR8
HCR19
Veterans Benefits; Programs and Services for Women Veterans
URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS AND THE HAWAII OFFICE OF VETERANS SERVICES TO DEVELOP COMPREHENSIVE PROGRAMS AND SERVICES TO ADDRESS THE NEEDS OF WOMEN VETERANS.
(H ) 4/26/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. ICHIYAMA, AQUINO, BELATTI, CARROLL, CULLEN, EVANS, HANOHANO, JOHANSON, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, M. LEE, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, PINE, THIELEN, WARD, YAMANE, Fontaine PGM  HR13SCR5SR6
HCR20
Veterans Court Within the Hawaii State Circuit Court
SUPPORTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A VETERANS COURT WITHIN THE HAWAII STATE CIRCUIT COURT.
(H ) 1/27/2012 - Referred to PBM, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 9 ICHIYAMA, AQUINO, BELATTI, CARROLL, CULLEN, EVANS, HANOHANO, JOHANSON, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, M. LEE, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, PINE, THIELEN, WARD, YAMANE, Fontaine PBM, JUD, FIN  HR14SCR7SR7
HCR21
Women's Health
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO FUND ABORTIONS FOR SERVICEWOMEN IN CASES OF RAPE OR INCEST AND LIFT THE BAN ON PRIVATE FUNDING OF ABORTIONS AT MILITARY BASES.
(H ) 1/27/2012 - Referred to PBM, referral sheet 9 ICHIYAMA, BELATTI, CARROLL, EVANS, HANOHANO, JORDAN, M. LEE, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, Kawakami PBM  HR15SCR9SR9
HCR22
Community Placement Programs; Non-violent female offenders
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO REINVEST FUNDS USED FOR INCARCERATION TO STRUCTURED COMMUNITY PLACEMENT PROGRAMS FOR ELIGIBLE NON-VIOLENT FEMALE OFFENDERS.
(H ) 1/27/2012 - Referred to PBM, FIN, referral sheet 9 M. LEE, BELATTI, EVANS, HANOHANO, ICHIYAMA, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, PINE, THIELEN, WOOLEY, YAMANE, Aquino, Fontaine, Luke, Riviere PBM, FIN  SCR6
HCR23
Submerged State Lands; Lahaina, Maui; Non-Exclusive Easement
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT LAHAINA, MAUI, FOR MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OF EXISTING DECK AND IMPROVEMENTS.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. MCKELVEY, CHANG WLH, WAM  HR16
HCR24
Sale of Leased Fee Interest 593 Kuliouou Road
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 593 KULIOUOU ROAD, HONOLULU, HAWAII.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, WAM
HCR25
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 619 Kuliouou Road
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 619 KULIOUOU ROAD, HONOLULU, HAWAII.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, WAM
HCR26
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 644 Hokiokio Place
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 644 HOKIOKIO PLACE, HONOLULU, HAWAII.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, WAM
HCR27
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 2314 10th Avenue
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 2314 10TH AVENUE, HONOLULU, HAWAII.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, WAM
HCR28
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 41-557 Kamanaaina Place
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 41-557 KAMANAAINA PLACE, WAIMANALO, HAWAII.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, WAM
HCR29
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 2949 Ala Ilima Street, No. 303
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 2949 ALA ILIMA STREET, NO. 303, HONOLULU, HAWAII.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, WAM
HCR30
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 95-031 Kuahelani Avenue, No. 242
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 95-031 KUAHELANI AVENUE, NO. 242, MILILANI, HAWAII.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, WAM
HCR31
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 95-017 Kuahelani Avenue, No. 321
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 95-017 KUAHELANI AVENUE, NO. 321, MILILANI, HAWAII.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, WAM
HCR32 HD1
State Government Health Policy
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR'S OFFICE TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE EFFICACY OF COMBINING STATE GOVERNMENT HEALTH POLICY, PLANNING, AND PURCHASING IN A SINGLE AGENCY IN ORDER TO ADVANCE TRANSFORMATION OF HAWAII'S HEALTHCARE SYSTEM AND UNIVERSAL ACCESS TO CARE.
(H ) 4/26/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY (Introduced by request of another party) HTH
HCR33 HD1
All-Terrain Vehicles; Safety; Children
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE THE IMPACT OF ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE ACCIDENTS ON CHILDREN.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HTH. ICHIYAMA, Souki HTH  HR17
HCR34
Temporary Task Force for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families benefits and coverage
URGING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TEMPORARY TASK FORCE FOR TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES BENEFITS AND COVERAGE.
(H ) 3/29/2012 - The committee(s) on HUS recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. TOKIOKA, AQUINO, CHANG, CHOY, CULLEN, HAR, HASHEM, ICHIYAMA, ITO, KAWAKAMI, NISHIMOTO, OSHIRO, YAMANE, YAMASHITA HUS, FIN
HCR35
Hawaii Medal of Honor Recipients
AWARDING THE HAWAII MEDAL OF HONOR TO UNITED STATES MILITARY SERVICE MEMBERS WITH HAWAII CONNECTIONS KILLED IN ACTION WHILE SERVING IN DANGEROUS, VOLATILE, AND UNSTABLE AREAS OF THE WORLD, INCLUDING IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN.
(H ) 2/2/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY
HCR36
State Small Boat Harbors Audit
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FOLLOW-UP AUDIT OF THE MANAGEMENT OF STATE BOATING FACILITIES BY THE DIVISION OF BOATING AND OCEAN RECREATION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - The committee(s) on LMG recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CHANG, CARROLL, COFFMAN, HERKES, ITO, NAKASHIMA, RIVIERE, Cabanilla, Har WLO, LMG, FIN
HCR37
Requesting Congress to pass legislation that requires internet retailers to offer shipping and handling fees for postage to Alaska and Hawaii that are comparable to shipping and handling fees for postage to the forty-eight contiguous states.
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PASS LEGISLATION THAT REQUIRES INTERNET RETAILERS TO OFFER SHIPPING FEES FOR POSTAGE TO ALASKA AND HAWAII THAT ARE COMPARABLE TO SHIPPING FEES FOR POSTAGE TO THE FORTY-EIGHT CONTIGUOUS STATES.
(S ) 4/3/2012 - Referred to PGM/EDT, CPN. TOKIOKA, AQUINO, CARROLL, CHANG, CHOY, CULLEN, HAR, ITO, KAWAKAMI, KEITH-AGARAN, MCKELVEY, NAKASHIMA, YAMANE, Coffman PGM/EDT, CPN
HCR38
NOAA; Proposed Rule 064B-BA81; Opposition
OPPOSING THE PASSAGE OF RULE 064B-BA81 PROPOSED BY THE NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC AGENCY.
(H ) 3/2/2012 - The committee(s) on WLO/EEP recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CHANG, HAR, THIELEN WLO/EEP  HR20
HCR39
FAA; Drones
AFFIRMING THE LEGISLATURE'S SUPPORT OF THE FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION'S CURRENT RULES AND SAFETY GUIDELINES RELATING TO UNMANNED AIRCRAFT.
(S ) 4/3/2012 - Referred to TIA/PGM. RHOADS, LUKE TIA/PGM
HCR40
H-1 Bridge
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES, AFTER CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, TO DETERMINE THE COST OF PLACING AN OVERPASS OVER THE H-1 FREEWAY TO EXTEND BETWEEN NUUANU STREAM AND QUEEN EMMA STREET THAT WOULD REDUCE TRAFFIC NOISE POLLUTION AND BE USED AS A PARK OR OTHER COMMUNITY USE PURPOSE.
(H ) 2/8/2012 - Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 20 RHOADS, LUKE TRN, FIN
HCR41
Music Therapy; Auditor; Sunrise Review
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO PERFORM A SUNRISE ANALYSIS OF THE REGULATION OF THE PROFESSION OF MUSIC THERAPY.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to CPN, WAM. AQUINO CPN, WAM
HCR42
Adult Residential Care Homes, Community Foster Care Homes; Insurance
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO EDUCATE OPERATORS OF ADULT RESIDENTIAL CARE HOMES AND COMMUNITY CARE FOSTER HOMES ABOUT THE APPROPRIATE INSURANCE FOR THEIR BUSINESS.
(H ) 4/11/2012 - The committee on FIN recommends that the measure be deferred. YAMANE, MIZUNO, Say HLT/HUS, FIN  HR22
HCR43
Out-of-State Teacher Licenses
REQUESTING THE HAWAII TEACHER STANDARDS BOARD TO REVIEW RULES REGARDING LICENSING OF TEACHERS IN HAWAII WITH OUT-OF-STATE TEACHING LICENSES TO DETERMINE IF THERE ARE BARRIERS TO THOSE TEACHERS BEING LICENSED IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/2/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on EDN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Oshiro excused (1). ITO, SAY LAB, EDN  HR23
HCR44
Zoning; Fraternity and Sorority Houses
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO STUDY THE ISSUE OF FRATERNITY AND SORORITY HOUSE LOCATIONS.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HED recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. SAY WLO, HED  HR24
HCR45 HD1
Plumber Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Pipefitters; Plumber Fire Sprinkler Pipefitters; Plumber Solar-Thermal Technicians
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A SUNRISE REVIEW OF THE REGULATION OF PLUMBER AIR CONDITIONING AND REFRIGERATION PIPEFITTERS, PLUMBER FIRE SPRINKLER PIPEFITTERS, AND PLUMBER SOLAR-THERMAL TECHNICIANS.
(H ) 4/11/2012 - The committee(s) on LMG recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. SAY (Introduced by request of another party) CPC, LMG
HCR46 HD1
Visa Improvements to Stimulate International Tourism to the United States Act
SUPPORTING THE VISA IMPROVEMENTS TO STIMULATE INTERNATIONAL TOURISM TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ACT.
(S ) 4/13/2012 - The committee(s) on TSM/TIA deleted the measure from the public hearing scheduled on 04-16-12 10:03AM in conference room 224. BROWER, AWANA, CABANILLA, SAY, TOKIOKA TSM/TIA  HR25
HCR47
Gambling; Prohibition
EXPRESSING CONTINUED SUPPORT FOR THE PROHIBITION OF GAMBLING IN HAWAII, AS RECOMMENDED BY THE 2011 HAWAII SECONDARY STUDENT CONFERENCE.
(H ) 2/14/2012 - Referred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 27 MANAHAN, AQUINO, CULLEN JUD, FIN  HR26
HCR48 HD1
"Declaring Saturdays and Sundays to be "Eat Local, Buy Local" Day in Hawaii and Encouraging Families, Restaurants, and Grocers to Buy Hawaii-Grown Foods, Flowers, and Produce.
DECLARING SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS TO BE "EAT LOCAL, BUY LOCAL" DAY IN HAWAII AND ENCOURAGING FAMILIES, RESTAURANTS, AND GROCERS TO BUY HAWAII-GROWN FOODS, FLOWERS, AND PRODUCE.
(S ) 4/3/2012 - Referred to AGL. AWANA, BROWER, CHOY, EVANS, HASHEM, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, OSHIRO, RHOADS, RIVIERE, SOUKI, TSUJI AGL  HR27
HCR49
Citizens United vs. Federal Election Commission
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PASS AND SEND TO THE STATES A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO REVERSE CITIZEN UNITED VS. FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION.
(H ) 2/17/2012 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 32 BELATTI, BROWER, HANOHANO, KEITH-AGARAN, LUKE, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, RHOADS, TAKAI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY, YAMANE JUD  HR30
HCR50 HD1 SD1
Korean National Association; Korean Christian Institute; Plaques
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO RECOGNIZE LOCAL KOREANS BY DIRECTING THE PLACEMENT OF COMMEMORATIVE PLAQUES DESIGNATING THE FORMER SITES OF THE KOREAN CHRISTIAN INSTITUTE.
(S ) 5/2/2012 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 718). LUKE, AWANA EDT
HCR51 HD1 SD1
Korean National Association; Korean Boarding School and Methodist Church; Plaque
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO RECOGNIZE LOCAL KOREANS BY DIRECTING THE PLACEMENT OF A COMMEMORATIVE PLAQUE DESIGNATING THE FORMER SITE OF THE KOREAN BOARDING SCHOOL FOR BOYS AND THE KOREAN METHODIST CHURCH.
(S ) 5/2/2012 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 718). LUKE, AWANA EDT
HCR52
Hawaii Health Systems Corporation
REQUESTING THE HAWAII HEALTH SYSTEMS CORPORATION TO IMPLEMENT THE COLLABORATION OF COMMUNITY HOSPITALS WITH COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS, AND TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO INTEGRATE CERTAIN RURAL HOSPITALS WITH FEDERALLY-QUALIFIED HEALTH CENTERS.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HLT recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. YAMANE HLT, FIN  HR31
HCR53
Medicaid Section 1115 Waiver
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO FULLY IMPLEMENT THE SECTION 1115 WAIVER GRANTED TO HAWAII IN 1994 TO RAISE THE MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY TO UP TO THREE HUNDRED PERCENT OF THE FEDERAL POVERTY LEVEL.
(H ) 2/21/2012 - Referred to HUS/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 35 YAMANE HUS/HLT, FIN  HR32
HCR54
Audit; State Agencies; Salary and Wage Overpayments
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THOSE STATE AGENCIES WITH SALARY AND WAGE OVERPAYMENTS.
(H ) 2/22/2012 - Referred to LMG, FIN, referral sheet 36 TAKAI, BELATTI, BROWER, KEITH-AGARAN, LUKE, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, SAIKI, Takumi LMG, FIN  HR33
HCR55
Follow-up Financial Audit; UH John A. Burns School of Medicine; University Clinical, Education, and Research Associates, Inc.; Hawaii Residency Program, Inc.
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A MANAGEMENT AND FINANCIAL AUDIT OF THE UNIVERSITY CLINICAL, EDUCATION AND RESEARCH ASSOCIATES, INC.
(H ) 2/22/2012 - Referred to HLT/HED, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 37 YAMANE HLT/HED, LMG, FIN
HCR56
National Guard; Helicopter Emergency Services
URGING THE HAWAII ARMY NATIONAL GUARD TO PROVIDE EMERGENCY TRANSPORT SERVICES BY HELICOPTER TO INDIVIDUALS FROM LEEWARD OAHU AND COMMUNITIES IN THE IMMEDIATE VICINITY WHO REQUIRE IMMEDIATE TRAUMA CARE.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HTH/PGM. YAMANE HTH/PGM  HR36
HCR57
Foundation on Culture and the Arts; Task Force
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE RESTRUCTURING AND REORGANIZATION OF THE HAWAII STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS.
(H ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to CUA, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 38 WOOLEY CUA, LMG, FIN
HCR58 HD1 SD1
Public Utilities Commission; Renewable Energy Scenarios; Integrated Resource Planning
REQUESTING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO DIRECT ELECTRIC UTILITIES TO EXAMINE SPECIFIC RENEWABLE ENERGY STRATEGIES IN THE INTEGRATED RESOURCE PLANNING PROCESS.
(S ) 4/26/2012 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 680). COFFMAN CPN
HCR59 HD1
United Nations; Climate Change Conference; Taiwan Participation
URGING THE UNITED NATIONS TO GRANT TAIWAN PARTICIPATION AS AN OBSERVER IN THE UNITED NATIONS FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE OF THE PARTIES.
(S ) 4/13/2012 - Referred to TIA/ENE. SAY, AWANA, BROWER, CHANG, CHING, HAR, ITO, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, WARD TIA/ENE  HR38
HCR60
Reapportionment; Military Personnel
REQUESTING A STUDY TO DETERMINE ISSUES AND POSSIBLE COURSES OF ACTION REGARDING HOW TO FAIRLY AND EQUITABLY INCLUDE MILITARY PERSONNEL AND DEPENDENTS IN REAPPORTIONMENT CALCULATIONS.
(H ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to PBM/JUD, LMG, referral sheet 38 SAY, AQUINO, KEITH-AGARAN PBM/JUD, LMG
HCR61
Serpent's Head Cowry Shell; State Shell
IN SUPPORT OF DECLARING THE SERPENT'S HEAD COWRY SHELL AS THE HAWAII STATE SEA SHELL.
(S ) 4/12/2012 - Referred to WLH. M. LEE, AQUINO, CULLEN, ICHIYAMA, RHOADS WLH  HR41
HCR62
Department of Education; Late-born Children
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONDUCT RESEARCH ON THE CORRELATION BETWEEN CHILDREN WHO ARE LATE-BORN AND THE HIGH SCHOOL DROP OUT RATE.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Kawakami, Manahan, McKelvey, Saiki excused (5). TAKUMI, BELATTI EDN, FIN  HR43
HCR63
Collector Car Appreciation Day; July 13, 2012
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO PROCLAIM JULY 13, 2012, AS "COLLECTOR CAR APPRECIATION DAY".
(S ) 4/2/2012 - Referred to TIA. AWANA, BROWER, CHANG, HAR, ITO, M. LEE, MIZUNO, RHOADS, SOUKI, TOKIOKA, TSUJI TIA  HR44
HCR64
Infrastructure Investment Fund; Public-Private Partnerships; Construction; Investment; Pensions
SUPPORTING THE CONCEPT OF INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT FUNDS.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on LAB with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). MCKELVEY, AQUINO, AWANA, CULLEN, HAR, ICHIYAMA, ITO, JORDAN, MANAHAN, OSHIRO, SAY, SOUKI, TOKIOKA ERB, LAB, FIN  HR45
HCR65
Stark Law; Physician Self-Referral Prohibition
URGING THE ENFORCEMENT OF AND SUPPORT FOR THE INTENT OF THE FEDERAL STARK LAW.
(H ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to HLT, CPC/JUD, referral sheet 38 SAY (Introduced by request of another party) HLT, CPC/JUD  HR46
HCR66
Hawaii State Center for Nursing; Legislative Reference Bureau
REQUESTING COLLABORATION AMONG VARIOUS STATE AGENCIES TO IDENTIFY AND REMOVE BARRIERS RELATING TO WORKFORCE DATA SHARING AND NURSING PRACTICE IN THE STATE.
(H ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to HLT/HED, CPC/JUD, referral sheet 38 M. LEE, CULLEN, HAR, HASHEM, ICHIYAMA, C. LEE HLT/HED, CPC/JUD
HCR67
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
OPPOSING THE INDEFINITE DETENTION PROVISIONS OF THE NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2012.
(H ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to PBM, JUD, referral sheet 38 RHOADS, KEITH-AGARAN, C. LEE, LUKE, TAKUMI PBM, JUD  HR47
HCR68
Mental Health Parity; Working Group
REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A WORKING GROUP TO DETERMINE STATE COMPLIANCE WITH THE FEDERAL PAUL WELLSTONE AND PETE DOMENICI MENTAL HEALTH PARITY AND ADDICTION EQUITY ACT OF 2008 AND ENHANCE EXISTING STATE PARITY LAWS.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Re-referred to HLT, FIN, referral sheet 58 YAMANE HLT, FIN  SCR127
HCR69
Legislative Reference Bureau Study; Gubernatorial Appointed Members of Boards and Commissions
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO STUDY GUBERNATORIAL APPOINTMENTS TO BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS.
(H ) 3/2/2012 - Referred to LMG, FIN, referral sheet 39 WOOLEY LMG, FIN  HR48
HCR70
Koke‘e State Park Advisory Council; Report to Legislature
REQUESTING THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE, NO LATER THAN DECEMBER 15, 2012, ON THE PROGRESS OF THE KOKE‘E STATE PARK ADVISORY COUNCIL.
(H ) 3/2/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 39 MORIKAWA WLO, FIN  HR49
HCR71
Public Schools; Individuals with Disabilities; LGBT
ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO INCLUDE IN THE SOCIAL STUDIES CURRICULUM THE POLITICAL, ECONOMIC, AND SOCIAL CONTRIBUTIONS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, AND TRANSGENDER INDIVIDUALS.
(H ) 3/2/2012 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 39 TAKUMI (Introduced by request of another party) EDN, FIN  HR50
HCR72
Solar Photovoltaic Energy Systems; Construction
ENCOURAGING SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENCE BUILDERS TO CONSIDER CERTAIN FACTORS THAT WILL FACILITATE INSTALLATION OF PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS WHEN CONSTRUCTING AND DEVELOPING SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENCES.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on EEP/HSG recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. COFFMAN EEP/HSG  SCR61
HCR73
Employer-Union Health Benefits Trust Fund; Premiums
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE PREVALENCE, IF ANY, OF UNNECESSARY PAYMENTS MADE FROM THE EMPLOYER-UNION HEALTH BENEFITS TRUST FUND TO INSURERS FOR HEALTH BENEFITS PLAN PREMIUMS OF DECEASED INDIVIDUALS, AND AN ANALYSIS OF POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, THAT MAY ELIMINATE OR SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE SUCH PAYMENTS.
(H ) 3/6/2012 - Referred to LAB, FIN, referral sheet 40 FONTAINE, RIVIERE, WARD, Johanson LAB, FIN  HR52
HCR74
Requesting the DOE and Hawaii public library system to work cooperatively for Pahala public library
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO WORK COOPERATIVELY WITH THE HAWAII STATE PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM TO TRANSFER THE PAHALA PUBLIC AND SCHOOL LIBRARY TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO BE OPERATED AS A SCHOOL LIBRARY FOR KAU HIGH SCHOOL AND TO ALLOW CONTINUED PUBLIC ACCESS TO THE LIBRARY.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on EDN recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. HERKES EDN, FIN
HCR75
Study; Single Stand-Alone Casino; Waikiki
REQUESTING A STUDY OF THE SOCIAL IMPACTS OF A SINGLE STAND-ALONE CASINO IN WAIKIKI.
(H ) 3/9/2012 - Referred to ERB/TOU, FIN, referral sheet 42 SOUKI, CARROLL, CHANG, HANOHANO, HERKES, ITO, TSUJI, Chong, Kawakami, Keith-Agaran, McKelvey, Say ERB/TOU, FIN  HR53
HCR76
Agriculture; Genetically Modified Organisms
URGING FOOD PRODUCERS TO VOLUNTARILY LABEL THEIR PRODUCTS AS BEING FREE OF GENETICALLY MODIFIED ORGANISMS.
(H ) 3/9/2012 - Referred to AGR/ERB, HLT, referral sheet 42 FONTAINE, RIVIERE, Ching, Marumoto, Pine, Souki, Ward AGR/ERB, HLT  HR54
HCR77
Urging the United States Congress to support the creation of a national broadband network.
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO SUPPORT AND ESTABLISH A NATIONAL BROADBAND NETWORK.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to EDT/PGM. MCKELVEY, YAMASHITA EDT/PGM
HCR78
Correctional Facility on Hawaiian Home Lands; Hilo International Airport
URGING THE GOVERNOR, DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS, AND DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO CONSIDER DEVELOPING A NEW CORRECTIONAL FACILITY ON THE LAND ADMINISTERED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS THAT IS ADJACENT TO HILO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.
(H ) 3/9/2012 - Referred to PBM, HAW, FIN, referral sheet 42 CHANG, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, HERKES, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, SOUKI, TSUJI PBM, HAW, FIN  SCR54
HCR79
Education; Attendance
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO REQUIRE EACH SCHOOL COMMUNITY COUNCIL TO REVIEW ITS SCHOOL'S ATTENDANCE POLICY, CREATE BENCHMARKS TO IMPROVE ATTENDANCE, AND DEVELOP AN IMPLEMENTATION PLAN TO MEET THOSE BENCHMARKS.
(H ) 3/9/2012 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 42 BELATTI, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, TAKAI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY, YAMANE EDN, FIN
HCR80
Education; Family Engagement
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO COLLABORATE WITH PARENT ORGANIZATIONS TO ESTABLISH, IMPLEMENT, AND MONITOR STATEWIDE POLICIES FOR FAMILY ENGAGEMENT IN HAWAII'S PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
(H ) 3/9/2012 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 42 BELATTI, CHANG, ITO, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, TAKAI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY, YAMANE EDN, FIN
HCR81
Education; Resource Development; Endowments
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A STATEWIDE RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM TO ASSIST THE COMPLEX AREAS IN CREATING ENDOWMENTS TO BENEFIT HAWAII'S PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
(H ) 3/9/2012 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 42 BELATTI, ITO, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, TAKAI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY, YAMANE EDN, FIN
HCR82
Homelessness; Non-governmental Organizations
SUPPORTING EFFORTS BY NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS THAT ASSIST IN FINDING OPPORTUNITIES AND SOLUTIONS TO ADDRESS HOMELESSNESS IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/27/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, HANOHANO, HASHEM, C. LEE, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI, WOOLEY HMS  HR57
HCR83
Encouraging Government Agencies to Plant Food Bearing Trees on Lands Owned or Controlled by the State or a County
ENCOURAGING GOVERNMENT AGENCIES TO PLANT FOOD BEARING TREES ON LANDS OWNED OR CONTROLLED BY THE STATE OR A COUNTY.
(H ) 3/9/2012 - Referred to AGR/WLO, FIN, referral sheet 42 AWANA, HANOHANO, HASHEM, C. LEE, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI, WOOLEY AGR/WLO, FIN  HR58
HCR84 HD1
Hunting; Trespass on Private Lands; Written Permission
URGING THE ADOPTION OF LAWS TO REQUIRE WRITTEN PERMISSION FROM THE LANDOWNER IN ORDER TO HUNT ON PRIVATE LANDS.
(S ) 4/12/2012 - Referred to WLH/JDL. CHANG WLH/JDL  SCR85
HCR85
Hawaiian Studies Program; DOE; Report on Progress
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO COMPLY IN FULL WITH THE FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR'S MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S HAWAIIAN STUDIES PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/27/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. HANOHANO EDU/HWN, WAM  HR59
HCR86 HD1
Mokauea Island; Fishermen; Fishers; Fishing Village; Native Hawaiian; Keehi Lagoon; National Register of Historic Places
URGING THE UNITED STATES NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES TO RECOGNIZE MOKAUEA ISLAND AS A CULTURAL AND EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE AND INCLUDE MOKAUEA ISLAND ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to EDT/WLH. HANOHANO EDT/WLH  HR60
HCR87
Honu; Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle; Protection; Harvesting: Fishing
URGING THE UNITED STATES TO RECOGNIZE THE RECOVERY OF HAWAIIAN GREEN SEA TURTLES AND BEGIN ACTIVE MANAGEMENT OF THIS IMPORTANT SPECIES.
(H ) 4/12/2012 - The committee(s) on WLO recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. HANOHANO WLO  HR61
HCR88
Natural Resources; Rules and Regulations; Native Hawaiian; Resource Management
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO REVIEW THE NATURAL RESOURCES' MARINE MANAGEMENT RULES, CONDUCT NEW PUBLIC HEARINGS ON THE RULES, CONSULT WITH NATIVE HAWAIIAN PEOPLE, AND DETERMINE THE RELEVANCE AND APPLICABILITY OF THE RULES TO PLACE-BASED MANAGEMENT FOR PURPOSES OF ENHANCING VOLUNTARY COMPLIANCE AND PUBLIC PARTICIPATION IN MARINE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on WLO with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). HANOHANO HAW, WLO, FIN  HR62
HCR89
Hawaii Public Housing Authority; Choice Neighborhood Grant
URGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO APPLY FOR A CHOICE NEIGHBORHOODS GRANT.
(H ) 3/21/2012 - The committee(s) on HSG recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA HSG, FIN
HCR90
Hawaii Public Housing Authority; Federal Housing Projects
URGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO ENTER INTO PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS TO MODERNIZE DILAPIDATED FEDERAL PUBLIC HOUSING PROJECTS.
(H ) 3/21/2012 - The committee(s) on HSG recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA HSG, FIN
HCR91
State Capitol War Memorial
REQUESTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A PLAN TO CREATE A STATE CAPITOL MEMORIAL TO HONOR THE VETERANS OF THE PERSIAN GULF WAR, OPERATION DESERT STORM, OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM, OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM, AND OPERATION NEW DAWN.
(H ) 3/9/2012 - Referred to PBM, FIN, referral sheet 43 TAKAI, AQUINO, CULLEN PBM, FIN  HR63
HCR92 SD1
Veterans; Flag
URGING THE PRESIDENT AND CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO CREATE AND ADOPT AN APPROPRIATE FLAG HONORING VETERANS.
(H ) 4/23/2012 - Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 790) in amended form (SD 1). CULLEN, AQUINO, BROWER, CABANILLA, FONTAINE, ICHIYAMA, KAWAKAMI, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, RIVIERE, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Johanson, M. Lee PGM  HR64
HCR93
Study on the reintegration of the Office of the Chancellor of the University of Hawaii at Manoa into the Office of the President of the University of Hawaii System.
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII BOARD OF REGENTS TO STUDY THE REINTEGRATION OF THE OFFICE OF THE CHANCELLOR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA WITH THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SYSTEM.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HED recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. TAKAI, NISHIMOTO HED, FIN  HR66
HCR94
Task Force; School Garden Program
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXPAND A SCHOOL GARDEN PROGRAM STATEWIDE.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). BELATTI, AWANA, CABANILLA, CARROLL, COFFMAN, EVANS, ICHIYAMA, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, TAKUMI, WOOLEY, YAMASHITA, Rhoads HLT/AGR, EDN, FIN
HCR95
Department of Hawaiian Home Lands; Financial Audit
REQUESTING A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on LMG with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). HANOHANO HAW, LMG, FIN  HR67
HCR96
Hawaiian National
RECOGNIZING HAWAIIAN NATIONALS AS A POPULATION RESIDING LAWFULLY IN THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with Fontaine voting aye with reservations; Ching, McKelvey, Ward voting no (3) and Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). HANOHANO HAW, JUD, FIN  HR68
HCR97
Hawaii State Bar Association; Divorce; Annulment; Termination of Reciprocal Beneficiary Relationship; Revocation of Property
URGING THE HAWAII STATE BAR ASSOCIATION TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS TO ADDRESS SECTION 560:2-804, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES. RELATING TO THE REVOCATION OF PROBATE AND NONPROBATE TRANSFERS BY DIVORCE OR TERMINATION OF RECIPROCAL BENEFICIARY RELATIONSHIPS.
(H ) 3/13/2012 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 44 SAY (Introduced by request of another party) JUD  HR69
HCR98 HD1
Green Waste
REQUESTING THE STATE OFFICE OF SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT TO DEVELOP A PLAN OF INITIATIVES FOR IMPROVED REUSE AND RECYCLING OF GREEN WASTE BY WORKING WITH THE COUNTIES TO ADDRESS EACH COUNTY'S UNIQUE NEEDS ACCORDING TO THEIR GEOGRAPHY, POPULATION, AND UNIQUE INDUSTRY MAKE-UP.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HTH/ENE/PGM. EVANS HTH/ENE/PGM
HCR99 HD1
DNA; Deoxyribonucleic acid; Backlog; Rape Kit; Sexual Assault
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO WORK WITH STAKEHOLDERS AND APPROPRIATE AGENCIES TO CREATE AN EFFICIENT TRACKING METHOD FOR DEOXYRIBONUCLEIC ACID (DNA) RAPE KITS.
(H ) 4/27/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS PGM/JDL
HCR100
Requesting the City and County of Honolulu to prohibit parking on Date Street between Kapiolani Boulevard and La'au Street during certain hours.
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO PROHIBIT PARKING ON DATE STREET BETWEEN KAPIOLANI BOULEVARD AND LA‘AU STREET DURING THE MORNING HOURS TO ALLEVIATE TRAFFIC CONGESTION.
(S ) 4/2/2012 - Referred to TIA/PGM. NISHIMOTO (Introduced by request of another party) TIA/PGM  HR72
HCR101
Department of Agriculture; Hawaii-Grown Agricultural Commodities; Incentive Program
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO IMPLEMENT AN INCENTIVE PROGRAM TO PROMOTE THE PURCHASE OF HAWAII-GROWN AGRICULTURAL COMMODITIES.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to AGL, WAM. TSUJI, AWANA, BROWER, CHANG, CHOY, EVANS, HASHEM, MCKELVEY, NAKASHIMA, YAMASHITA AGL, WAM  HR73SCR134
HCR102 HD1
Public Libraries; Concessions; Friends of the Library
REQUESTING THE STATE LIBRARIAN TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE ON THE USE OF PUBLIC LIBRARY FACILITIES FOR CONCESSIONS.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to EDU/WAM. TSUJI, AWANA, BROWER, CHANG, CHOY, EVANS, HASHEM, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, YAMASHITA EDU/WAM  HR74SCR133
HCR103
Agricultural Development and Food Security
EXPRESSING SUPPORT FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE'S EFFORTS TO STIMULATE THE STATE'S AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY, INCREASE AND DIVERSIFY AGRICULTURAL OUTPUT, AND PROMOTE FOOD SECURITY.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to AGL. TSUJI, AWANA, BROWER, CHANG, CHOY, EVANS, HASHEM, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, YAMASHITA AGL  HR75SCR135
HCR104
University of Hawaii; College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources; Magoon Research and Teaching Facility
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO DESIGNATE THE MAGOON RESEARCH AND TEACHING FACILITY SITE FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES.
(H ) 4/25/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. TSUJI, AWANA, CHANG, CHOY, EVANS, HASHEM, MCKELVEY, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, TAKAI EDU/AGL  SCR136
HCR105
Medicaid Patients; Penalty for Missed Appointments
REQUESTING THE CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES TO ESTABLISH CRITERIA AND PENALTIES FOR MEDICAID PATIENTS WHO DO NOT ATTEND THEIR MEDICAL AND OTHER HEALTH CARE-RELATED APPOINTMENTS AS SCHEDULED.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to HUS/HLT, JUD, referral sheet 47 CABANILLA, Evans, Souki HUS/HLT, JUD  HR76
HCR106
Hawaii Public Housing Authority; rules prohibiting smoking in public housing
URGING HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO ADOPT RULES TO PROHIBIT SMOKING IN ALL FEDERAL AND STATE PUBLIC HOUSING PROJECTS IN THE STATE.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on HLT with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). CABANILLA, Evans, Hashem, Manahan, Souki HSG, HLT  HR77
HCR107
UH Hilo; Aviation Program; Exploratory Committee
URGING THE CREATION OF AN EXPLORATORY COMMITTEE TO CONSIDER THE ESTABLISHMENT OF AN INTERNATIONAL AVIATION TRAINING CENTER AT THE HILO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AND AN ADVANCED AVIATION DEGREE TRAINING PROGRAM AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT HILO.
(H ) 5/3/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. HERKES TIA/EDU
HCR108
Department of Health; Tsunami Debris; Report
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONDUCT A REVIEW AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE REMOVAL OF MARINE DEBRIS CREATED BY THE 2011 TSUNAMI IN JAPAN.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HTH/ENE/PGM. EVANS HTH/ENE/PGM
HCR109
Cyber Terrorism; United States Armed Forces
URGING CONGRESS TO CREATE A SEPARATE BRANCH OF THE UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES TO COMBAT CYBER CRIMES, CYBER WARFARE, AND CYBER TERRORISM.
(S ) 4/12/2012 - Referred to PGM/EDT. WARD, FONTAINE, MARUMOTO, Aquino, Brower, Evans, Pine PGM/EDT  HR80
HCR110
Energy reform; DBEDT
PROPOSAL TO STUDY THE LESSONS LEARNED BY ISRAELI SOLAR ENERGY INITIATIVES AND THEIR APPLICABILITY TO THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Kawakami, Manahan, McKelvey, Saiki excused (5). WARD, CHANG, CHING, EVANS, MARUMOTO, RHOADS, Aquino, Brower, Fontaine, Hashem, McKelvey, Pine EEP, FIN  HR81
HCR111
Clean and Sober Housing; Regulation Feasibility; Task Force
REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF THE COUNTIES ADOPTING RULES THAT REGULATE CLEAN AND SOBER HOUSING AND COMPLY WITH FEDERAL AND STATE LAWS.
(H ) 3/29/2012 - The committee(s) on HUS/HLT recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. C. LEE HUS/HLT, JUD
HCR112
Aha Moku Natural Resource Management; Aha Moku Advisory Commission
RECOGNIZING AND SUPPORTING THE POSITION OF THE ASSOCIATION OF HAWAIIAN CIVIC CLUBS AND URGING THE GOVERNOR TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE AHA MOKU SYSTEM OF NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND TO ESTABLISH THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO PROVIDE GUIDANCE IN THE MANAGEMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to WLO/HAW, FIN, referral sheet 47 HANOHANO WLO/HAW, FIN  HR85
HCR113
Requesting the City and County of Honolulu to extend the hours during which parking is prohibited on Isenberg Street.
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO EXTEND THE HOURS DURING WHICH PARKING IS PROHIBITED ON ISENBERG STREET.
(S ) 4/2/2012 - Referred to TIA/PGM. SAIKI, Choy TIA/PGM  HR86
HCR114 HD1
Application for National Constitutional Convention
APPLYING TO CONGRESS TO CALL A NATIONAL CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION PURSUANT TO ARTICLE V OF THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION.
(S ) 4/13/2012 - Referred to PGM/JDL. RHOADS, C. LEE, TAKUMI, Choy, Ichiyama, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee PGM/JDL
HCR115
Indefinite Military Detention; National Defense Authorization Act; Authorization for Use of Military Force; War; Terrorism
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO REPEAL THE MANDATORY MILITARY DETENTION AND INDEFINITE DETENTION PROVISIONS OF THE NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2012 AND AMEND THE AUTHORIZATION FOR USE OF FORCE.
(H ) 4/27/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. ICHIYAMA, AQUINO, CULLEN, M. LEE, RHOADS, TAKUMI, YAMASHITA, Luke, Souki PGM/JDL  HR87SCR138
HCR116
Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning
URGING THE STATE OF HAWAII TO PARTICIPATE IN THE COASTAL AND MARINE SPATIAL PLANNING INITIATIVE OF THE WHITE HOUSE COUNCIL ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY, INTERAGENCY OCEAN POLICY TASK FORCE.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to WLO/EEP, HAW, FIN, referral sheet 47 HANOHANO WLO/EEP, HAW, FIN  HR88
HCR117
Kuleana Lands; Great Mahele; Property-Tax Exemption;
URGING THE COUNTIES TO CONTINUE RECOGNIZING KULEANA LANDS AS HISTORICAL LANDS AND TO NOT TERMINATE OR WEAKEN THE PROPERTY-TAX EXEMPTIONS FOR KULEANA LANDS.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). HANOHANO HAW, FIN  HR89
HCR118 HD1 SD1
Ziplines; Canopy Tours; Sunrise Review; Auditor
REQUESTING A SUNRISE REVIEW OF REGULATIONS FOR ZIPLINES AND CANOPY TOURS.
(S ) 4/26/2012 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 680). MCKELVEY, CHANG, NAKASHIMA, RHOADS, Herkes CPN/EDT
HCR119
Small Business Regulatory Review Board
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO PROPERLY SUPPORT THE SMALL BUSINESS REGULATORY REVIEW BOARD OF THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM IN ASSISTING HAWAII'S SMALL BUSINESSES.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). MCKELVEY, AQUINO, CHOY, EVANS, ICHIYAMA, KAWAKAMI, YAMASHITA, Tokioka ERB, FIN  HR90
HCR120 HD1
Innocence Redress Task Force
REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE NEED FOR STATE LEGISLATION ON INNOCENCE REDRESS TO PROVIDE COMPENSATION AND SERVICES TO PERSONS WHO CAN DEMONSTRATE THEY WERE WRONGFULLY CONVICTED OF A CRIME AND IMPRISONED.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). KEITH-AGARAN, HANOHANO, C. LEE, LUKE, RHOADS JUD, FIN  HR91
HCR121
Requesting the Directors of Health and Human Services to adopt administrative rules that require care home operators in the State to obtain and maintain liability insurance.
REQUESTING THE DIRECTORS OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO ADOPT ADMINISTRATIVE RULES THAT REQUIRE CARE HOME OPERATORS IN THE STATE TO OBTAIN AND MAINTAIN LIABILITY INSURANCE.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to HLT/HUS, FIN, referral sheet 47 KEITH-AGARAN, MANAHAN HLT/HUS, FIN  HR92
HCR122
HCDA; Land Acquisition; Kakaako Makai; Kamehameha Schools
REQUESTING THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO ENGAGE IN EFFORTS TO ACQUIRE THE PARCEL OF KAKAAKO MAKAI LAND COMMONLY KNOWN AS THE "HONOLULU FORD PARCEL" AND OTHER LANDS OWNED BY KAMEHAMEHA SCHOOLS LOCATED IN KAKAAKO MAKAI.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 47 KEITH-AGARAN, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO WLO, FIN  HR93
HCR123
Socially Responsible Investments
ENCOURAGING AND REQUESTING A REPORT ON SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE INVESTMENT.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to JDL/WAM. OSHIRO JDL/WAM  HR94
HCR124
Driving Illegally with Revoked License
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF VEHICLE IMMOBILIZATION AS A SANCTION FOR OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WITH A LICENSE REVOKED OR SUSPENDED FOR OPERATING A VEHICLE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF AN INTOXICANT.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to TIA/JDL. M. LEE, AQUINO, BELATTI, BROWER, CHANG, CULLEN, HANOHANO, HAR, HERKES, ICHIYAMA, ITO, KAWAKAMI, C. LEE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, OSHIRO, RHOADS, SOUKI, TAKUMI, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Choy, Keith-Agaran TIA/JDL  HR95
HCR125
Kupuna Caucus; Life Insurance; Viatical Settlements; Accelerated Death Benefits; Insurance Commissioner; Long-Term Care Commission
ESTABLISHING THE LONG-TERM CARE FINANCING TASK FORCE TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY ON THE VIABILITY OF USING ACCELERATED DEATH BENEFITS AND VIATICAL SETTLEMENTS AS SOURCES OF FUNDING FOR LONG-TERM CARE NEEDS.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to HLT, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 47 M. LEE, AWANA, THIELEN, Jordan HLT, CPC, FIN
HCR126
Long-Term Care Coordinator; Kupuna Caucus
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO APPOINT A LONG-TERM CARE COORDINATOR.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HLT/HUS recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. M. LEE, AWANA, JORDAN, THIELEN HLT/HUS, FIN
HCR127
Land Exchange; Kakaako; Heeia; Hawaii Community Development Authority
REQUESTING THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY AND KAMEHAMEHA SCHOOLS TO CONSIDER AN EXCHANGE OF LAND.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 47 SAY WLO, FIN
HCR128
LRB; Study; Medical Loss Ratio
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF CERTAIN ISSUES RELATING TO RISING HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUM COSTS, AS ADDRESSED BY HOUSE BILL NO. 1896, REGULAR SESSION 2012.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to HLT, CPC, referral sheet 47 SAY HLT, CPC  HR96
HCR129
Tourism Industry; Visa Waiver Program
URGING THE INCLUSION OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA IN THE VISA WAIVER PROGRAM.
(S ) 4/13/2012 - Referred to TSM/TIA. BROWER, AQUINO, AWANA, BELATTI, CABANILLA, CHANG, COFFMAN, CULLEN, EVANS, HANOHANO, HERKES, ICHIYAMA, ITO, KAWAKAMI, C. LEE, M. LEE, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, RHOADS, TAKUMI, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, WARD, WOOLEY, Har, Hashem, Oshiro, Souki, Yamashita TSM/TIA  HR97
HCR130
VISIT USA Act; Philippines
REQUESTING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO SUPPORT AND INCLUDE THE PHILIPPINES IN THE VISA IMPROVEMENTS TO STIMULATE INTERNATIONAL TOURISM TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ACT.
(S ) 4/13/2012 - Referred to PGM/TIA/TSM. BROWER, AQUINO, AWANA, BELATTI, CABANILLA, CULLEN, EVANS, HERKES, ITO, M. LEE, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, OSHIRO, PINE, RHOADS, TAKUMI, TSUJI, WARD, YAMANE, Har, Souki PGM/TIA/TSM  HR98
HCR131
Tarps and Canopies; Ban or Restriction on Public Beaches
REQUESTING THE HONOLULU CITY COUNCIL TO CONSIDER A BAN OR SIZE RESTRICTION ON TARPS AND CANOPIES ON PUBLIC BEACHES.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 47 BROWER, CABANILLA, MIZUNO, Evans, Souki, Tsuji WLO, JUD  HR99
HCR132
Department of Land and Natural Resources; Honolulu Police Department; Memorandum of Understanding
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ENTER INTO A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH THE HONOLULU POLICE DEPARTMENT TO ADDRESS THE LACK OF SECURITY AND RULE ENFORCEMENT AT HARBORS OPERATED AND MANAGED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES ON OAHU.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 47 BROWER, CABANILLA, HANOHANO, HERKES, C. LEE, MIZUNO, TAKUMI, Aquino, Belatti, Chang, Coffman, Cullen, Evans, Hashem, Ichiyama, Nakashima, Rhoads, Souki, Tokioka, Tsuji WLO, FIN  HR100
HCR133
Sunrise Review; Mandatory Infertility Procedure Coverage
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ASSESS THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL EFFECTS OF REQUIRING HEALTH INSURERS TO PROVIDE INFERTILITY PROCEDURE COVERAGE.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to HLT, CPC, LMG, referral sheet 47 BROWER, CABANILLA, EVANS, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, SOUKI, Nakashima, Rhoads, Wooley HLT, CPC, LMG
HCR134
Medicaid Reimbursement; Federal Medical Assistance Percentage
URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO INCREASE THE FEDERAL MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PERCENTAGE TO HAWAII.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to HUS/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 47 CABANILLA, MIZUNO, TSUJI, YAMANE, YAMASHITA HUS/HLT, FIN  HR101
HCR135
Smoking Prohibition In Housing Projects
ENCOURAGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO PROHIBIT SMOKING IN ALL PUBLIC HOUSING PROJECTS AND STATE LOW-INCOME HOUSING PROJECTS.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). CABANILLA, MIZUNO, Ichiyama, Tsuji HSG, JUD  HR102
HCR136
Dartmouth Atlas of Healthcare; End-of-Life Care
URGING THE CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES, PRIVATE HEALTH INSURERS, AND PRIVATE HEALTH PROVIDERS TO ADOPT THE PRINCIPLES AND HEALTH CARE GUIDELINES REGARDING END-OF-LIFE CARE IN THE DARTMOUTH ATLAS OF HEALTH CARE.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HLT/HUS recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA, MIZUNO, WOOLEY, Ichiyama HLT/HUS, JUD/CPC  HR103
HCR137
Conversion Charter Schools; Working Group; Stakeholder Involvement; Hookakoo Corporation
REQUESTING HOOKAKOO CORPORATION TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO DETERMINE STAKEHOLDER INVOLVEMENT IN CONVERSION CHARTER SCHOOLS.
(H ) 3/21/2012 - The committee(s) on EDN recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. EVANS EDN, FIN
HCR138
STEM; Agriculture; STEAM; Education; Science; Technology; Engineering; Mathematics
ENDORSING THE RENAMING OF THE SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS (STEM) INITIATIVES TO THE SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY ENGINEERING AGRICULTURE MATHEMATICS (STEAM) INITIATIVES.
(H ) 3/28/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on HED/EDN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Carroll, Manahan excused (2). EVANS, AQUINO, AWANA, CHANG, CHOY, CULLEN, GIUGNI, HANOHANO, HAR, HASHEM, HERKES, ICHIYAMA, ITO, JORDAN, KEITH-AGARAN, C. LEE, LUKE, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, OSHIRO, SAY, SOUKI, TAKAI, TAKUMI, TSUJI, WOOLEY, Cabanilla, Chong, Tokioka AGR, HED/EDN
HCR139
Aerospace; International Space Museum and Cultural Center; NASA; STEM
EXPRESSING SUPPORT FOR THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE MUSEUM AND CULTURAL CENTER'S INTENTION TO BUILD A SELF-SUSTAINED INTERACTIVE SCIENCE MUSEUM ON OAHU.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to ERB/INT, FIN, referral sheet 47 MCKELVEY, EVANS, HAR, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, WARD ERB/INT, FIN
HCR140 HD1
Unmanned Aircraft System Test Site; Federal Aviation Administration
REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE OF AEROSPACE DEVELOPMENT TO COORDINATE COMMENTS AND IDENTIFY A LEAD ENTITY TO PREPARE A PROPOSAL, ON BEHALF OF THE STATE, FOR HAWAII TO BE SELECTED AS ONE OF THE FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION'S SIX UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEM TEST SITES.
(H ) 4/27/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. MCKELVEY, AQUINO, CULLEN, EVANS, HASHEM, JOHANSON, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, WARD, YAMASHITA PGM/EDT
HCR141 HD1
Dogs; Regulation; Breeders; Puppy Mills;
REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE ON DOG BREEDING.
(S ) 4/13/2012 - Referred to CPN/JDL. MCKELVEY, AQUINO, CHOY, CULLEN, NISHIMOTO, Keith-Agaran, Thielen CPN/JDL
HCR142
State Submerged Lands; Non-Exclusive Easement; Lahaina, Maui
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT HONOKAWAI, LAHAINA, MAUI, FOR SEAWALL PURPOSES.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. MCKELVEY WLH
HCR143 SD1
Submerged State Lands; Non-Exclusive Easement; Lahaina, Maui
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT, COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT MAHINAHINA, LAHAINA, MAUI, FOR RUBBLE ROCK REVETMENT PURPOSES.
(S ) 4/24/2012 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 662). MCKELVEY WLH
HCR144
Affordable housing; Construction
REQUESTING THAT DEVELOPERS AND COUNTY PLANNING DEPARTMENTS ENCOURAGE SMALLER AND CHEAPER HOUSING.
(S ) 4/3/2012 - Referred to WLH/PGM. WARD, AWANA, CABANILLA, FONTAINE, ICHIYAMA, MANAHAN, MARUMOTO, PINE, RIVIERE, SAY, Nishimoto WLH/PGM  HR106
HCR145 HD1
Hawaii-Indonesia; Sister-State Relationship
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE HAWAII SISTER-STATE COMMISSION TO APPROVE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A SISTER-STATE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE PROVINCE OF BALI, INDONESIA.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to TIA. WARD, AWANA, CABANILLA, FONTAINE, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, MANAHAN, MARUMOTO, OSHIRO, SAY, YAMASHITA, Nishimoto, Pine, Riviere TIA  HR107
HCR146
Continuing education requirement for licensed social workers in Hawaii
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS AND THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SOCIAL WORKERS, HAWAII CHAPTER, TO DEVELOP CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS FOR LICENSED SOCIAL WORKERS.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Re-referred to HUS, FIN, referral sheet 58 YAMANE HUS, FIN  HR108SCR142
HCR147
Auditor; Management Audit; Measurement Standards Branch, Department of Agriculture
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE MEASUREMENT STANDARDS BRANCH WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE.
(H ) 3/28/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on LMG with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Carroll, Manahan excused (2). TSUJI, CHOY, EVANS, HASHEM, MCKELVEY AGR, LMG  SCR89
HCR148
Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument; Customary Exchange
URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO AMEND PRESIDENTIAL PROCLAMATION 8031, AS AMENDED BY PROCLAMATION 8112, TO INCLUDE CUSTOMARY EXCHANGE AS A PERMITTED ACTIVITY WITHIN THE PAPAHANAUMOKUAKEA MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENT.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to WLO, HAW, referral sheet 47 HANOHANO WLO, HAW  HR110
HCR149
Disability Compensation Division Management Audit
REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS TO IDENTIFY WAYS TO IMPROVE AND ACCELERATE THE PROCESSING OF WORKER'S COMPENSATION CLAIMS.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to LAB, FIN, referral sheet 50 MARUMOTO LAB, FIN  HR111
HCR150 SD1
Autism Awareness Month; April; Outreach and Awareness on Autism
DECLARING THE MONTH OF APRIL OF EACH YEAR AS AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH IN HAWAII.
(S ) 4/24/2012 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 662). MORIKAWA, BROWER, CHING, EVANS, FONTAINE, HANOHANO, ICHIYAMA, JORDAN, C. LEE, LUKE, NISHIMOTO, TAKUMI, THIELEN, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, WARD HTH  HR113
HCR151
Genetically Engineered Food Products
URGING FOOD MANUFACTURERS TO LABEL ALL GENETICALLY MODIFIED OR ENGINEERED FOOD PRODUCTS AS A "GENETICALLY-ENGINEERED FOOD PRODUCT".
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to HLT, ERB, CPC, referral sheet 50 HANOHANO HLT, ERB, CPC  HR114
HCR152 HD1
Task Force to Examine Use of Overtime by State and County Employees
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE MANAGEMENT POLICIES REGARDING THE USE OF OVERTIME BY STATE AND COUNTY EMPLOYEES.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to PGM/JDL, WAM. RHOADS, SAY PGM/JDL, WAM
HCR153
Lyon Arboretum; Manoa Road; Ownership, Maintenance, and Repair
CONVENING A MANOA ROAD TASK FORCE TO DISCUSS OWNERSHIP, MAINTENANCE, AND REPAIR RESPONSIBILITY OF THE PORTION OF MANOA ROAD LEADING UP TO THE LYON ARBORETUM.
(H ) 5/3/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHOY, CHONG, HASHEM, HERKES, M. LEE, MCKELVEY, RHOADS, Har, Oshiro WLH/TIA  HR115SCR112
HCR154
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO DEVELOP A STATE ACTION PLAN TO COMBAT CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE IN THE STATE.
(H ) 4/23/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. HASHEM, MORIKAWA, YAMASHITA HTH  HR118
HCR155 HD1
Human Rights State
RECOGNIZING HAWAII AS A HUMAN RIGHTS STATE.
(S ) 4/12/2012 - Referred to JDL. RHOADS JDL  HR119
HCR156
Department of Human Services; Adult Protective Services; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO STUDY THE IMPACT OF THE NEW ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES LAW.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to HUS, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 50 JORDAN, MORIKAWA, YAMANE HUS, JUD, FIN  HR120
HCR157
Department of Human Services; Certification and Licensure Fee; Study; Feasibility
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY AND BENEFITS OF ESTABLISHING CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE FEES TO SUPPORT CERTAIN DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES' PROGRAMS.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HMS, WAM. JORDAN, MORIKAWA, YAMANE HMS, WAM  HR121
HCR158 HD1
Department of Human Services; Demonstration Project; Healthcare Integration; Medicaid and Medicare
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO IMPLEMENT A DEMONSTRATION PROJECT TO INTEGRATE HEALTHCARE FOR INDIVIDUALS ENROLLED IN BOTH MEDICAID AND MEDICARE.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). JORDAN, MORIKAWA, YAMANE HUS/HLT, FIN  HR122
HCR159
Department of Human Services; Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; Medicaid; Report; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE STATE'S COMPLIANCE WITH THE PATIENT PROTECTION AND AFFORDABLE CARE ACT WITH EMPHASIS ON MEDICAID PROGRAM INTEGRITY.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HMS/HTH, WAM. JORDAN, MORIKAWA, YAMANE HMS/HTH, WAM  HR123
HCR160
Department of Human Services; Asset Limits; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON ASSET LIMITS TO QUALIFY FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). JORDAN HUS, FIN  HR124
HCR161 HD1
Voter Participation Task Force
REQUESTING THE CHIEF ELECTIONS OFFICER TO CONVENE A VOTER PARTICIPATION TASK FORCE ON VOTER REGISTRATION AND VOTER TURNOUT IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). KEITH-AGARAN, BELATTI, BROWER, CHOY, C. LEE, LUKE, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, RHOADS, SAIKI, SOUKI, TAKAI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY, YAMASHITA, McKelvey JUD, FIN  HR125SCR150
HCR162
Koolau Properties, LLC, Easement
AUTHORIZING THE GRANT OF A FIFTY-FIVE YEAR TERM FOR A NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT TO KOOLAU PROPERTIES, LLC, FOR SEAWALL PURPOSES AT SPRECKLESVILLE BEACH LOTS, WAILUKU, MAUI, AS APPROVED BY THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. KEITH-AGARAN WLH  HR126SCR119
HCR163
Banyan Drive; Land and Natural Resources; Study; Public-Private Partnership
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE PUBLIC LAND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF THE COUNTY OF HAWAII, TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP TO DEVELOP AND IMPROVE THE EAST HAWAII AREA OF HAWAII COUNTY.
(H ) 4/26/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHANG, AWANA, CHOY, COFFMAN, HANOHANO, HERKES, ICHIYAMA, ITO, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI, Cabanilla, Evans, Har, Souki WLH/PGM  SCR92
HCR164
Modest, Public, Long-term Care Insurance; EOA; Task Force
REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF THE EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING TO ESTABLISH THE LONG-TERM CARE FINANCING TASK FORCE TO ASSESS THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A MODEST, PUBLIC, LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE PROGRAM IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HLT recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. M. LEE, AWANA, GIUGNI, ICHIYAMA, NAKASHIMA, OSHIRO, RHOADS HLT, CPC, FIN  HR127
HCR165
Warning Signs; Alcohol Consumption; Pregnant Women
URGING ALCOHOL RETAILERS AND LICENSED PREMISES UNDER CHAPTER 281, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, TO POST A SIGN IN OR ABOUT THE PREMISES WARNING WOMEN NOT TO DRINK ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES DURING PREGNANCY AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONTINUE ITS EFFORTS TO PROVIDE STATEWIDE TRAINING ON FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDER PREVENTION, IDENTIFICATION, AND INTERVENTIONS.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HTH/PGM, WAM. M. LEE, AWANA, GIUGNI, JORDAN, NAKASHIMA, OSHIRO, RHOADS HTH/PGM, WAM
HCR166 HD2
Department of Education; Memorandum of Agreement; ‘Aha Kauleo Kaiapuni Hawai‘i
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND BOARD OF EDUCATION TO FORMALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF ‘AHA KAULEO KAIAPUNI HAWAI‘I AND TO CONTINUE TO SUPPORT AND IMPLEMENT THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF ‘AHA KAULEO KAIAPUNI HAWAI‘I ON MATTERS RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE IMMERSION PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). CARROLL HAW, EDN, FIN  HR128SCR86
HCR167
Review; ESL; Hawaiian Language Programs
REQUESTING A REVIEW OF THE STATE'S FUNDING FOR EXISTING ESL PROGRAMS AND HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE PROGRAMS OFFERED IN HAWAII AND ANY DISPARITIES IN FUNDING FOR THE STATE'S TWO OFFICIAL LANGUAGES.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). CARROLL HAW, EDN, FIN  HR129SCR87
HCR168
Hanna Health; Permissible Uses
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO EXPAND ITS INTERPRETATION OF THE USE PROVISION IN HANA HEALTH'S LAND LEASE.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). CARROLL HLT, FIN
HCR169 HD1 SD1
Koreatown; Office of Planning; Counties
URGING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF KOREATOWN AND DEVELOPMENT OF A MASTER PLAN FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF A KOREATOWN.
(S ) 4/26/2012 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 680). CARROLL WLH/TSM/TIA
HCR170
VISIT USA Act; Support
URGING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO ENACT THE VISA IMPROVEMENTS TO STIMULATE INTERNATIONAL TOURISM TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ACT.
(S ) 4/13/2012 - Referred to TSM/TIA/PGM. AWANA, HASHEM, OSHIRO, RHOADS, TSUJI, M. Lee, Riviere TSM/TIA/PGM  HR130
HCR171
Support for Establishment of Twenty-four Hour Open-air Cultural Marketplaces
SUPPORTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF TWENTY-FOUR HOUR OPEN-AIR CULTURAL MARKETPLACES THROUGHOUT HAWAII.
(H ) 3/22/2012 - Re-referred to ERB, FIN, referral sheet 52 AWANA, HASHEM, TSUJI, Cabanilla, Ichiyama, M. Lee, Riviere, Yamashita ERB, FIN  HR131
HCR172
Yerevan, Armenia; Sister State
RECOGNIZING THE IMPORTANCE OF BUILDING A LASTING RELATIONSHIP AND FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN THE PEOPLE OF HAWAII AND YEREVAN, ARMENIA.
(S ) 4/13/2012 - Referred to TIA. AWANA, CABANILLA, HASHEM, M. LEE, TSUJI TIA  HR132
HCR173
Istanbul, Turkey; Sister State
RECOGNIZING THE CULTURAL, EDUCATIONAL, POLITICAL, AND ECONOMIC RELATIONS BETWEEN THE PEOPLE OF HAWAII AND ISTANBUL, TURKEY.
(S ) 4/13/2012 - Referred to TIA. AWANA, HASHEM, M. LEE, RHOADS, TSUJI, Oshiro TIA  HR133
HCR174
Dartmouth Atlas of Healthcare; Adoption of Principles and Guidelines
URGING THE CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES, PRIVATE HEALTH INSURERS, AND PRIVATE HEALTH PROVIDERS TO ADOPT THE PRINCIPLES AND HEALTH CARE GUIDELINES IN THE DARTMOUTH ATLAS OF HEALTH CARE.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HLT/HUS recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA, MIZUNO, Chong, Kawakami, Manahan, Souki, Yamashita HLT/HUS, CPC  HR134
HCR175
Drug Testing; Low-Income Housing Tenants and Applicants
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY AND EFFECTIVENESS OF IMPLEMENTING DRUG TESTING TO TENANTS, SELECTED APPLICANTS, AND APPLICANTS OF FEDERAL AND STATE LOW-INCOME HOUSING IN THE STATE.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HSG recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA, HANOHANO, TOKIOKA, YAMANE, Chong, Kawakami, Manahan, Souki HSG, JUD, FIN  HR135
HCR176
Accreted Land; Waipahu and Westlock Shorelines; Coastal Zone Management
URGING THE COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM UNDER THE OFFICE OF PLANNING TO ASCERTAIN THE DISPOSITION OF TITLE AND OWNERSHIP OF ACREAGE ALONG THE PEARL HARBOR SHORELINE BORDERING WAIPAHU AND THE WESTLOCK SHORELINES THAT ACCUMULATED AS A RESULT OF MANGROVES, VEGETATION, AND ACCRETED LAND FROM RIVERS UPSTREAM.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to PBM, WLO, FIN, referral sheet 50 CABANILLA, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, Souki PBM, WLO, FIN  HR136
HCR177 HD2 SD1
LRB Study; Federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Assessment; Autism Spectrum Disorders
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON REQUIRING INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR THE DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS.
(S ) 4/26/2012 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 680). YAMANE HTH/CPN  HR137
HCR178 HD1 SD1
Reports; State Departments
REQUESTING A REPORT OF STATE EXPENDITURES RELATING TO ENERGY CONSERVATION CONTRACTS AND POWER PURCHASE AGREEMENTS.
(S ) 4/27/2012 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 705). RIVIERE, AWANA, FONTAINE, MANAHAN, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, OSHIRO, SOUKI, THIELEN, WARD, Chong, Choy, Johanson, Kawakami, Pine WAM  HR139SCR146SR81
HCR179
Transportation; Traffic Study
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE REGIONAL TRAFFIC IMPACTS OF PROPOSED DEVELOPMENTS AND INCREASING TOURISM IN THE NORTH SHORE AND KOOLAULOA DISTRICTS.
(H ) 3/28/2012 - The committee(s) on TRN recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. RIVIERE, CHING, KAWAKAMI, MANAHAN, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, SOUKI, THIELEN, WARD, Awana, Chong, Choy, Fontaine, Johanson, Pine TRN, WLO/TOU  HR140SCR165SR95
HCR180
Requesting the Public Utilities Commission to establish a moratorium on electricity rate increases until June 30, 2014.
REQUESTING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO ESTABLISH A MORATORIUM ON ELECTRICITY RATE INCREASES UNTIL JUNE 30, 2014, AND CONSIDER MODIFICATION OF THE AUTOMATIC FUEL ADJUSTMENT CLAUSE FOR ELECTRIC UTILITIES.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 50 SAY EEP, CPC  HR141
HCR181
Requesting the Insurance Commissioner to establish a moratorium on health insurance premium rate increases until June 30, 2014.
REQUESTING THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER TO ESTABLISH A MORATORIUM ON HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUM RATE INCREASES UNTIL JUNE 30, 2014.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to HLT, CPC, referral sheet 50 SAY HLT, CPC  HR142
HCR182
Kukui Gardens and Mayor Wright Homes; Development; Master Plan
REQUESTING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY AND THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO CREATE A REDEVELOPMENT MASTER PLAN FOR KUKUI GARDENS AND MAYOR WRIGHT HOMES.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to HSG, FIN, referral sheet 50 RHOADS HSG, FIN
HCR183 HD1
Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs; Focused Financial and Performance Audit; Cable Television Division
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO PERFORM A FOCUSED FINANCIAL AND PERFORMANCE AUDIT OF THE CABLE TELEVISION DIVISION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to CPN/WAM. TOKIOKA CPN/WAM
HCR184 HD1
Department of Health; Five-Year Organizational and Strategic Plan
REQUIRING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO SUBMIT A FIVE-YEAR ORGANIZATIONAL AND STRATEGIC PLAN.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). OSHIRO, YAMANE HLT, FIN
HCR185
Demographics Collection; Hawaiian; Asian American; Publication
REQUESTING THE STATE'S FULL COMPLIANCE WITH THE UNITED STATES OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET'S STATISTICAL POLICY DIRECTIVE NO. 15, ENTITLED "RACE AND ETHNIC STANDARDS FOR FEDERAL STATISTICS AND ADMINISTRATIVE REPORTING", AND THE PUBLICATION OF COLLECTED DATA SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE STATE AND FEDERAL LAWS.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HWN/PGM. ITO HWN/PGM  HR143
HCR186
Hawaii Fishing and Seafood Week; Sustainability
REQUESTING THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 1 THROUGH 7, 2012, TO BE RECOGNIZED AS "HAWAII FISHING AND SEAFOOD WEEK".
(S ) 4/3/2012 - Referred to EDT/WLH. ITO, CHANG, HAR, SAY EDT/WLH  HR144
HCR187
Access to Justice; Civil Legal Services; Paralegals; Adjunct
REQUESTING THE JUDICIARY TO ENSURE THAT THE ACCESS TO JUSTICE COMMISSION'S TASK FORCE ON ADJUNCT PROVIDERS OF LEGAL SERVICES INCLUDES AT LEAST AS MANY NON-LAWYERS AS LAWYERS AND REPRESENTATIVES OF CERTAIN GROUPS.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 50 ITO, AWANA, Har, M. Lee, Mizuno, Oshiro JUD
HCR188
House Concurrent Resolution; Public Schools.
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO REVIEW ITS BY-LAWS AND POLICIES, APPLICABLE ADMINISTRATIVE RULES AND STATUTES, AS WELL AS ANY INTERNAL PRACTICES AND PROCEDURES, TO PROVIDE THE BEST POSSIBLE LEGAL PROTECTION FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS AND ADMINISTRATORS WHO HAVE CONCERNS ABOUT RE-ADMITTING CERTAIN STUDENTS TO THE CLASSROOM FOLLOWING ANY DISCIPLINARY ACTION OF THE STUDENT FOR ABUSE OR POSSESSION OF ALCOHOL OR DRUGS.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - The committee(s) on EDN recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. JOHANSON EDN, JUD  HR145
HCR189
Cybersecurity; University of Hawaii
URGING UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII WEST OAHU TO ESTABLISH A GRADUATE-LEVEL INFORMATION ASSURANCE PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Saiki, Ward, Wooley excused (4). PINE, AQUINO, AWANA, CHOY, CULLEN, JORDAN, M. LEE, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, TAKAI, Ward HED, FIN  HR146
HCR190 HD1
Hawaiian Sandalwood; Conservation and Regulation of Harvesting; Task Force
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE STATE REGULATION OF THE HARVESTING OF HAWAIIAN SANDALWOOD.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to WLH/AGL. CHANG, HASHEM WLH/AGL  HR147SCR157
HCR191
Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972; 40th Anniversary
RECOGNIZING THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT ACT OF 1972.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to WLO/EEP, referral sheet 50 COFFMAN WLO/EEP  HR148
HCR192
Secure Forensic Facility; Health; Public Safety; Task Force
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP A PLAN FOR THE DESIGN, DEVELOPMENT, CONSTRUCTION, AND OPERATION OF A SECURE FORENSIC FACILITY.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HTH/PGM, WAM. CHONG HTH/PGM, WAM
HCR193
Education; Adequate Yearly Progress Tests
URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO PROVIDE ACADEMIC CREDIT OR SOME OTHER INCENTIVE OR PENALTY TO MOTIVATE STUDENTS TO TAKE THE ADEQUATE YEARLY PROGRESS TESTS SERIOUSLY.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 50 CHONG, COFFMAN, HASHEM, TAKUMI, Ichiyama, Jordan, Morikawa EDN, FIN  HR149
HCR194
Waikiki Natatorium Task Force
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE POSSIBILITY OF FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS FOR THE WAIKIKI NATATORIUM SITE.
(H ) 3/23/2012 - The committee(s) on WLO/TOU recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CHANG WLO/TOU, FIN  SCR159
HCR195
Net Energy Metering; Group Net Metering; PUC
REQUESTING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO ADOPT RULES TO REQUIRE ELECTRIC UTILITY COMPANIES TO PERMIT GROUP NET METERING.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 50 TAKAI, BELATTI, BROWER, HANOHANO, C. LEE, LUKE, NISHIMOTO, SAIKI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY EEP, CPC  HR150
HCR196
DOTAX; DBEDT; Solar Water Heating System Tax Credit; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION, WITH THE COOPERATION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM, TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY OF OFFERING A SOLAR WATER HEATING SYSTEM TAX CREDIT.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 50 TAKAI, HANOHANO, LUKE, NISHIMOTO, WOOLEY EEP, FIN  HR151
HCR197
Kupuna Caucus; Adult Residential Care Facilities; Nursing Homes; Domiciliary Care Facilities; Long-Term Care Facilities; Regulation; Auditor Study; Long-Term Care Commission
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO ASSESS THE FEASIBILITY OF CONSOLIDATING OVERSIGHT RESPONSIBILITY OF ADULT RESIDENTIAL CARE AND FOSTER HOME FACILITIES UNDER A SINGLE DEPARTMENT.
(H ) 3/29/2012 - The committee(s) on HUS/HLT recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. MIZUNO, AWANA, MANAHAN, RHOADS, Pine HUS/HLT, LMG  HR152
HCR198
International Response; Debris from Japanese Earthquake of March, 2011; Task Force
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP AN INTERNATIONAL RESPONSE PLAN TO THE TSUNAMI DEBRIS GENERATED BY THE MARCH 2011 EARTHQUAKE IN JAPAN THAT MAY REACH HAWAII'S SHORES.
(H ) 3/29/2012 - The committee(s) on PBM recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. MIZUNO, AWANA, MANAHAN, PINE, RHOADS PBM, FIN  HR153
HCR199
Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Elderly
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES AMONG THE ELDERLY.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to HLT, FIN, referral sheet 50 MIZUNO HLT, FIN
HCR200
Small Boat Harbors; Commercial Harbors; Coral Reef Ecosystem Protection; Department of Transportation; Department of Land and Natural Resources; Executive Order 13089
REQUESTING THE PRESIDENT TO AMEND EXECUTIVE ORDER 13089 TO EXEMPT MAINTENANCE AND DREDGING ACTIVITIES IN EXISTING SMALL BOAT AND COMMERCIAL HARBORS WITHIN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 50 NAKASHIMA, CHANG, CHOY, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, SAY, TSUJI, McKelvey WLO, FIN  HR154
HCR201
Electric Vehicles; Parking and Charging Stations; Financing
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO DETERMINE FINANCING MECHANISMS TO ASSIST PRIVATE PARKING LOT OWNERS WITH THE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH PROVIDING PARKING STALLS AND CHARGING UNITS FOR ELECTRIC VEHICLES.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to EDT/ENE, WAM. KAWAKAMI, CULLEN, MORIKAWA, TOKIOKA EDT/ENE, WAM  HR155SCR168
HCR202 HD1
Audit; Deposit Beverage Container Program
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO NOT IMPOSE ANY INCREASE TO THE NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT BEVERAGE CONTAINER FEE UNTIL THE AUDITOR HAS COMPLETED AN UPDATED MANAGEMENT AND FINANCIAL AUDIT OF THE DEPOSIT BEVERAGE CONTAINER PROGRAM.
(S ) 4/13/2012 - Referred to HTH/ENE. YAMASHITA, AQUINO, CHONG, CULLEN, HAR, HASHEM, ICHIYAMA, ITO, JORDAN, SAY, TOKIOKA, YAMANE, Souki HTH/ENE  HR156
HCR203
Maui Regional Public Safety Complex at Puunene
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO ENTER INTO A PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT FOR THE PLANNING, DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION, TURNKEY, AND FINANCING OF A NEW MAUI REGIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY COMPLEX AT PUUNENE, MAUI.
(S ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to PGM, WAM. YAMASHITA, AQUINO, CARROLL, CULLEN, FONTAINE, KEITH-AGARAN, MCKELVEY, Souki PGM, WAM  HR157
HCR204
Vehicle Registration; Tax Credit
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO CREATE A VEHICLE REGISTRATION CREDIT FOR RESIDENTS WHO DRIVE LIMITED MILES IN THEIR VEHICLE.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 50 FONTAINE, CHING, Mizuno, Wooley TRN, FIN  HR158
HCR205
Kupuna Terrace; City and County of Honolulu
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO WAIVE ALL FINES RELATED TO THE CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION OF THE KUPUNA TERRACE IN WAIMANALO.
(H ) 3/28/2012 - The committee(s) on HAW recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. C. LEE, BROWER, HANOHANO, JOHANSON, KEITH-AGARAN, Aquino, Belatti, Carroll, Chang, Chong, Evans, Fontaine, Kawakami, M. Lee, Pine, Riviere HAW, JUD  HR160
HCR206
Alternative Energy Task Force
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO CONVENE A SUSTAINABLE AND ALTERNATIVE ENERGY ASSESSMENT TASK FORCE.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 50 C. LEE EEP, FIN  HR161SCR123
HCR207
Molokai Irrigation System; Task Force
REQUESTING THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE BOARD OF AGRICULTURE TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP LONG-RANGE GOALS AND PLANS FOR THE MOLOKAI IRRIGATION SYSTEM.
(H ) 3/28/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Manahan excused (2). CARROLL AGR, FIN
HCR208
Irrigation Water
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO ADDRESS THE DANGEROUSLY LOW LEVEL OF IRRIGATION WATER SUPPLY AND IMPROVE THE AGRICULTURAL ECONOMY.
(H ) 3/28/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Manahan excused (2). CARROLL AGR, FIN
HCR209
Department of Education; Childcare Services; Hana School Infant and Toddler Program
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO SUPPORT AND PROVIDE ADEQUATE FUNDING TO THE HANA SCHOOL INFANT AND TODDLER PROGRAM FOR THE HANA COMMUNITY.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EDN/HUS, FIN, referral sheet 50 CARROLL EDN/HUS, FIN
HCR210
Education; Bullying; Cyberbullying; Harassment
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO MAINTAIN, MONITOR, AND ENFORCE ANTI-BULLYING, ANTI-CYBERBULLYING, AND ANTI-HARASSMENT POLICIES AND PROCEDURES TO PROTECT PUBLIC AND CHARTER SCHOOL STUDENTS.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EDN, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 50 BELATTI, ICHIYAMA, JORDAN, LUKE, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, RHOADS, TAKAI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY, YAMANE, Riviere EDN, JUD, FIN  HR162
HCR211 HD1
Human Trafficking
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COLLEGE OF SOCIAL SCIENCES PUBLIC POLICY CENTER AND SPARK M. MATSUNAGA INSTITUTE FOR PEACE AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION TO COLLABORATE WITH STATE AGENCIES AND ADVOCACY ORGANIZATIONS TO DEVELOP A COMPREHENSIVE PLAN THAT COORDINATES STATEWIDE POLICIES AND SERVICES FOR VICTIMS AND SURVIVORS OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). BELATTI, LUKE, MORIKAWA, RHOADS, RIVIERE, TAKAI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY, YAMANE, Ichiyama, Johanson, Jordan HUS/LAB, FIN
HCR212
Traffic safety; Driverless cars
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO REVIEW AND REPORT ON POLICIES RELATING TO THE USE OF DRIVERLESS VEHICLES IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). WARD, MIZUNO, Awana, Cabanilla, Cullen, Evans, Fontaine, Giugni, Ichiyama, Kawakami, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Luke, Marumoto, McKelvey, Morikawa, Riviere, Souki, Takumi, Yamashita TRN, FIN  HR163
HCR213
Bonds; Clean Energy; Loans
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TASK FORCE TO STUDY AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING THE CREATION OF A CLEAN ENERGY BOND LOAN PROGRAM.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on EEP recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. WARD, CABANILLA, CHING, FONTAINE, C. LEE, THIELEN, Johanson, Marumoto, Morikawa, Riviere EEP, FIN  HR164
HCR214
Office of International Affairs; Lieutenant Governor
ENCOURAGING THE GOVERNOR TO TRANSFER THE RESPONSIBILITIES FOR THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE OFFICE OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM TO THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to INT, ERB, FIN, referral sheet 50 WARD, CHING, MIZUNO, THIELEN, Choy, Evans, Fontaine, Jordan, M. Lee, Marumoto, Morikawa, Pine INT, ERB, FIN  HR165
HCR215
Keystone Pipeline; Energy Independence
URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO LOWER NATIONAL ENERGY COSTS BY APPROVING THE KEYSTONE XL PIPELINE.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 50 WARD, MARUMOTO, Fontaine EEP, CPC  HR166
HCR216
Disabled Veterans; Commissaries
URGING THE UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE AND SUBCOMMITTEE ON MILITARY PERSONNEL TO ACT FAVORABLY ON H.R. 2148 AND TO REPORT THE BILL TO THE UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR FURTHER ACTION.
(H ) 5/3/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. AQUINO, CHONG, CULLEN, EVANS, FONTAINE, ICHIYAMA, KAWAKAMI, KEITH-AGARAN, M. LEE, MORIKAWA, RHOADS, YAMANE, Choy, Johanson PGM  HR167
HCR217
Pentagon Budget; Research and Development Funding
URGING THE PRESERVATION OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FUNDING IN THE PENTAGON BUDGET.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on ERB with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Saiki, Ward, Wooley excused (4). AQUINO, CHONG, CHOY, CULLEN, EVANS, FONTAINE, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, MORIKAWA, RHOADS, YAMANE, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee PBM, ERB  HR168
HCR218
Department of Defense; Job Retention
URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, CHAIRPERSON OF THE JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF, SECRETARY OF DEFENSE, HAWAII CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION, GOVERNOR, AND CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF HAWAII – MILITARY AFFAIRS COUNCIL, TO DO EVERYTHING WITHIN THEIR POWER AND INFLUENCE TO RETAIN MILITARY AND DEFENSE-RELATED CIVILIAN JOBS IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on ERB with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Saiki, Ward, Wooley excused (4). AQUINO, CHING, CHONG, CHOY, CULLEN, EVANS, FONTAINE, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KAWAKAMI, KEITH-AGARAN, M. LEE, MORIKAWA, RHOADS, YAMANE, Jordan PBM, ERB  HR169
HCR219
Veterinarians; Electronic Prescription Accountability System
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO DEVELOP A SIMPLIFIED REPORTING SYSTEM FOR VETERINARIANS TO COMPLY WITH PART VIII OF CHAPTER 329, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, PERTAINING TO THE ELECTRONIC PRESCRIPTION ACCOUNTABILITY SYSTEM.
(H ) 4/11/2012 - The committee on FIN recommends that the measure be deferred. AQUINO, CULLEN, MCKELVEY, THIELEN PBM, FIN  HR170
HCR220
Veterinarians; Electronic Prescription Accountability System
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO EXEMPT VETERINARIANS FROM THE REQUIREMENTS OF PART VIII OF CHAPTER 329, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, PERTAINING TO THE ELECTRONIC PRESCRIPTION ACCOUNTABILITY SYSTEM, THROUGH JULY 1, 2013.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to PBM, FIN, referral sheet 50 AQUINO, CULLEN, MCKELVEY, THIELEN PBM, FIN
HCR221
Music Therapy; Music Therapists; Sunrise Review; Auditor
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A SUNRISE REVIEW OF THE REGULATION AND LICENSURE OF MUSIC THERAPISTS.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). AQUINO, CHOY, CULLEN, KAWAKAMI, M. LEE, YAMANE, Chong, Fontaine, Ichiyama, Jordan, Keith-Agaran, Morikawa CUA, CPC, LMG
HCR222
Transportation Worker Identification Credential; TWIC Card
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY TO EXTEND THE HOURS OF OPERATION OF THE TRANSPORTATION WORKER IDENTIFICATION CREDENTIAL ENROLLMENT CENTER ON OAHU AND TO OPEN A SECOND CENTER LOCATED AROUND THE PORT AREA OR WEST OF THE PORT AREA ON OAHU.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Saiki, Ward, Wooley excused (4). AQUINO, CHONG, CULLEN, ICHIYAMA, Choy, Evans, Fontaine, Jordan, Kawakami, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Morikawa PBM/TRN, FIN  HR171
HCR223
Procurement; Hawaii Businesses; Military
ENCOURAGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TO PROCURE GOODS AND SERVICES THAT ARE USED TO SUPPORT HAWAII-BASED UNITED STATES MILITARY PERSONNEL AND FACILITIES FROM HAWAII BUSINESSES AND TO COOPERATE WITH THE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF HAWAII TO HOST TRADE SHOWS THAT FEATURE LOCAL BUSINESSES.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on ERB with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Saiki, Ward, Wooley excused (4). AQUINO, CHING, CHONG, CULLEN, EVANS, FONTAINE, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, KEITH-AGARAN, M. LEE, MORIKAWA, RHOADS, YAMANE, Choy PBM, ERB  HR172
HCR224 HD1
Public Utilities Commission; Renewable Energy Objectives
REQUESTING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO CARRY OUT OBJECTIVES AND ACTIONS TO ENCOURAGE AND SUPPORT ELECTRIC UTILITIES IN MAXIMIZING RENEWABLE ENERGY GENERATION.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on CPC as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). COFFMAN EEP, CPC  HR173
HCR225
Emergency Room Abuse
URGING THE CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES AND MEDICAL INSURANCE PROVIDERS TO CREATE A PENALTY OR DISINCENTIVE FOR THOSE WHO ABUSE EMERGENCY ROOM VISITS.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to HUS/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 50 CABANILLA, Mizuno HUS/HLT, FIN  HR174
HCR226
HPHA; Minimum Rent Schedule; Low-Income Housing
URGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO HONOR H.C.R. NO. 282, H.D. 1, "URGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO INCREASE THE MINIMUM RENT SCHEDULE", THAT WAS ADOPTED DURING THE REGULAR SESSION OF 2009.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HSG recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA HSG, FIN  HR175
HCR227
Diabetes; Task Force
REQUESTING THE CREATION OF A DIABETES PREVENTION TASK FORCE TO STUDY PREVENTION STRATEGIES, TRACK POLICY CHANGES AND REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE WITH RECOMMENDED ACTIONS HALTING THE DIABETES EPIDEMIC IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to HLT, FIN, referral sheet 50 CHING, FONTAINE, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, RHOADS, C. Lee, Morikawa, Riviere, Takumi HLT, FIN  HR176
HCR228
Education; School Closures
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO EXPLORE OPTIONS IN PREVENTING LIKELIKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL FROM FUTURE CLOSURE.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 50 CHING, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, RHOADS, SAY, Fontaine, C. Lee, Morikawa, Riviere EDN, FIN  HR177
HCR229
Historic Liliha Town; Signage; Transportation
REQUESTING THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND THE CITY DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SERVICES TO REVISE SIGNAGE TO 'HISTORIC LILIHA TOWN'.
(H ) 4/5/2012 - Re-referred to FIN, referral sheet 61 CHING, MARUMOTO, Fontaine, C. Lee, Mizuno, Riviere FIN  HR178