Hawaii State Legislature
2009 House Resolutions Offered
All resolutions that were offered in the House of Representatives.
   
Measure Text pdfMeasure StatusCurrent StatusIntroducer(s)Current ReferralCompanion
HR1
Temporary Chair of the Twenty-fifth Legislature.
ELECTING THE TEMPORARY CHAIR OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/21/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. HERKES, MARUMOTO
HR2
Electing the Speaker and Vice Speaker of the Twenty-fifth Legislature
ELECTING THE SPEAKER AND VICE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/21/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, FINNEGAN
HR3
Officers of the House of Representatives
ELECTING THE OFFICERS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/21/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, FINNEGAN
HR4
Recognizing caucus leaders, chairs, vice chairs, and members of standing committees
ACKNOWLEDGING AND RECOGNIZING THE CAUCUS LEADERS AND NAMING THE CHAIRS, VICE CHAIRS, AND MEMBERS OF THE STANDING COMMITTEES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/21/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, FINNEGAN
HR5
Assembly of the House of Representatives
SENDING MESSAGES THAT THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE HAS ASSEMBLED AND IS READY TO TRANSACT BUSINESS.
(H ) 1/21/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, FINNEGAN
HR6
Adoption of the Rules of the House of Representatives and operating procedures of Committee on Standards of Conduct
ADOPTING THE RULES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE, INCLUDING THE OPERATING PROCEDURES FOR THE SELECT COMMITTEE ON STANDARDS OF CONDUCT.
(H ) 1/22/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, FINNEGAN
HR7
Military; Nondiscrimination Against Homosexuals
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO ESTABLISH A POLICY OF NONDISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF SEXUAL ORIENTATION FOR MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES.
(H ) 1/23/2009 - Referred to EBM, JUD, referral sheet 1 MIZUNO, B. OSHIRO, TAKUMI, Chong EBM, JUD  HCR3
HR8 HD1
Hawaii Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Week
DESIGNATING THE FIRST WEEK IN FEBRUARY AS HAWAII TEEN DATING VIOLENCE AWARENESS AND PREVENTION WEEK.
(H ) 3/30/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, CABANILLA, CHING, PINE, THIELEN, Aquino, Bertram, Keith-Agaran HUS/HLT  HCR4
HR9
Foster Families; Faith-Based Organizations
URGING FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATIONS TO NETWORK AND COOPERATE TO SUPPORT FOSTER FAMILIES IN HAWAII.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, CABANILLA, MARUMOTO, PINE, WARD, Bertram, Keith-Agaran HUS  HCR5
HR10
Recognizing national charter school week
RECOGNIZING SEPTEMBER AS EDUCATION AND APPRECIATION AWARENESS MONTH IN HAWAII.
(H ) 2/2/2009 - Referred to EDN, referral sheet 6 MIZUNO, BROWER, CABANILLA, CHING, MARUMOTO, PINE, THIELEN, Aquino, Berg, Bertram, Keith-Agaran EDN  HCR6
HR11 HD1
Financial Support; Farming Operations; Vog
REQUESTING THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND THE COUNTY OF HAWAII TO PROVIDE FINANCIAL SUPPORT TO AGRICULTURAL OPERATIONS THAT HAVE INCURRED SIGNIFICANT LOSSES DUE TO THE EFFECTS OF VOG.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. HERKES, CHANG, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI PBS/AGR, FIN  HCR7
HR12 HD1
Agricultural Water; Aid; Vog
REQUESTING THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO PROVIDE FEDERAL AID TO ASSIST AGRICULTURAL OPERATIONS IN VOG-IMPACTED AREAS IN MEETING THEIR WATER NEEDS.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. HERKES, CHANG, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI PBS/AGR, FIN  HCR8
HR13
County of Hawaii; Mass Emergency Notification System
URGING THE COUNTY OF HAWAII TO MAKE PERMANENT ITS MASS EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION SYSTEM.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. HERKES, CHANG, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI PBS, FIN  HCR9
HR14 HD1
Vog; Safe Rooms
REQUESTING THE ADJUTANT GENERAL TO IDENTIFY THE LOCATION OF EVERY PUBLIC SAFE ROOM IN THE COUNTY OF HAWAII PROVIDING SUITABLE SHELTER FROM VOG AND DEVELOP PLANS TO ESTABLISH SUCH SAFE ROOMS IN ADDITIONAL AREAS THAT NEED THEM.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. HERKES, CHANG, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI EBM/PBS, FIN  HCR10
HR15
County of Hawaii; Vog-impacted Areas; Water Catchment Systems
URGING THE COUNTY OF HAWAII TO AMEND ITS BUILDING CODE TO REQUIRE FILTERS AND ULTRAVIOLET LIGHT SYSTEMS IN WATER CATCHMENT SYSTEMS THAT ARE INSTALLED IN VOG-IMPACTED AREAS.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. HERKES, CHANG, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI PBS, CPC  HCR11
HR16
Task Force; Aging in Place; Multigenerational Housing
REQUESTING THE PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, AND THE GOVERNOR TO CREATE A HOME FOR LIFE TASK FORCE TO REDUCE BARRIERS TO AGING IN PLACE AND TO FACILITATE MULTIGENERATIONAL LIVING.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, BROWER, CABANILLA, EVANS, MIZUNO, RHOADS, Bertram HLT/HUS, FIN  HCR12
HR17
Aging; Study of Reimbursements and Benefits
REQUESTING A STUDY OF VARIOUS UNRESOLVED ISSUES RELATING TO AGING.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, AWANA, BROWER, HANOHANO, LUKE, MIZUNO, PINE, Har, Keith-Agaran HLT/HUS, FIN  HCR13SR8
HR18
Grandparents Caring for Grandchildren; Senior Housing
REQUESTING PUBLIC AND PRIVATE AGENCIES TO MAKE APPROPRIATE EXEMPTIONS FOR GRANDPARENTS CARING FOR GRANDCHILDREN TO REMAIN IN SENIOR HOUSING UNTIL SUITABLE HOUSING IS OBTAINED.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on HSG with none voting no and Takai excused. M. LEE, BELATTI, BERG, HANOHANO, KEITH-AGARAN, LUKE, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, THIELEN HLT/HUS, HSG  HCR14
HR19
Department of Health; Food Safety
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO MAKE IT A PRIORITY TO EDUCATE THE PUBLIC ON THE PROPER CLEANING OF PRODUCE.
(H ) 2/24/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. M. LEE, MIZUNO, RHOADS, THIELEN HLT, FIN  HCR17
HR20
Heritage tourism; marketing plan
URGING THE HERITAGE TOURISM COMMUNITY TO COLLABORATIVELY WORK TO, AMONG OTHER THINGS, CREATE A HERITAGE TOURISM MARKETING PLAN FOR USE BY THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CHING, FINNEGAN, MARUMOTO, PINE, THIELEN, WARD TCI, FIN  HCR18
HR21 HD1
Medal of Honor; Sgt. Rafael Peralta
STRONGLY URGING THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE AND THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO AWARD SGT. RAFAEL PERALTA THE MEDAL OF HONOR.
(H ) 3/12/2009 - Reported from EBM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 983) as amended in HD 1, recommending adoption. THIELEN, FINNEGAN, MARUMOTO, Ching, Pine EBM  HCR19
HR22
Congressional delegation; urging employee pension protection
URGING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO ENACT LEGISLATION TO PROTECT THE PENSIONS OF EMPLOYEES WHO ARE EMPLOYED BY EMPLOYERS THAT ARE FACING FINANCIAL DIFFICULTIES.
(H ) 2/2/2009 - Referred to LAB, FIN, referral sheet 6 PINE, FINNEGAN, MARUMOTO, THIELEN LAB, FIN  HCR20
HR23
Department of Education management review
URGING A COMPREHENSIVE MANAGEMENT REVIEW OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S OPERATIONS.
(H ) 2/2/2009 - Referred to EDN, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 6 PINE, CHING, FINNEGAN, MARUMOTO, THIELEN, WARD EDN, LMG, FIN  HCR21
HR24
Requesting Congress to designate the Hawaii Capital Cultural District as a National Heritage Area
REQUESTING CONGRESS TO DESIGNATE THE HAWAII CAPITAL CULTURAL DISTRICT AS A NATIONAL HERITAGE AREA.
(H ) 2/2/2009 - Referred to TCI, WLO, referral sheet 6 CHING, AWANA, BROWER, EVANS, HANOHANO, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, MORITA, PINE TCI, WLO  HCR22
HR25
Heritage tourism; marketing plan
URGING THE HERITAGE TOURISM COMMUNITY TO COLLABORATIVELY WORK TO, AMONG OTHER THINGS, CREATE A HERITAGE TOURISM MARKETING PLAN FOR USE BY THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY.
(H ) 2/2/2009 - Referred to TCI, FIN, referral sheet 6 CHING, AWANA, BROWER, EVANS, FINNEGAN, HANOHANO, MARUMOTO, MORITA, PINE TCI, FIN  HCR23
HR26
442nd Go For Broke; Commemorative Stamps
URGING THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE TO ISSUE POSTAL STAMPS HONORING THE WORLD WAR II JAPANESE-AMERICAN NISEI SOLDIERS, OTHER DISTINGUISHED MILITARY UNITS IN UNITED STATES HISTORY, AND AMERICANS WHO FOUGHT AGAINST DISCRIMINATION BASED ON RACE OR NATIONAL ORIGIN.
(H ) 3/12/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, ITO, KARAMATSU, MARUMOTO EBM  HCR24
HR27 HD1
Foster Care; Hanai
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO ADOPT, AMEND, OR REPEAL RULES IN ORDER TO RECOGNIZE AND RESPECT THE HAWAIIAN SYSTEM OF HANAI DURING THE LICENSING OF FOSTER PARENTS.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on JUD as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Takai excused. MIZUNO, KEITH-AGARAN, Bertram HAW/HUS, JUD  HCR25
HR28
Urging Congress to decrease the United States' dependence on foreign oil and increase the country's energy efficiency.
URGING CONGRESS TO DECREASE THE UNITED STATES' DEPENDENCE ON FOREIGN OIL AND INCREASE THE COUNTRY'S ENERGY EFFICIENCY.
(H ) 2/2/2009 - Referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 6 MIZUNO, CARROLL, THIELEN EEP, FIN  HCR26
HR29
White Ribbon Campaign; Violence
SUPPORTING INTERNATIONAL WHITE RIBBON CAMPAIGNS TO END MEN'S VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND ENCOURAGING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A WHITE RIBBON CAMPAIGN ORGANIZATION IN HAWAII.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, KARAMATSU, PINE, Bertram HUS  HCR32
HR30
RELATING TO THE TAX REVIEW COMMISSION.
REQUESTING THAT THE TAX REVIEW COMMISSION APPOINTED BEFORE JULY 1, 2005, MEET TO SUBMIT AN UPDATED REPORT IN LIGHT OF THE CURRENT ECONOMIC DOWNTURN FACING THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 2/2/2009 - Referred to FIN, referral sheet 6 BELATTI FIN
HR31
Domestic Violence; Safe Havens
REQUESTING RELIGIOUS AND FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATIONS TO SERVE AS SAFE HAVENS FOR VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
(H ) 4/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO HUS  HCR37
HR32 HD1
October 2009; Domestic Violence Awareness Month
RECOGNIZING OCTOBER AS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, KARAMATSU HUS  HCR38
HR33
Foster Care Awareness Month; May
RECOGNIZING THE MONTH OF MAY AS "FOSTER CARE AWARENESS MONTH", A TIME TO EDUCATE THE PUBLIC ABOUT THE VARIOUS COMPONENTS OF FOSTER CARE, INCLUDING FOSTER PARENTS, CHILDREN, AND FAMILIES.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO HUS  HCR39
HR34
State Surplus Helicopters; Medical Evacuation Services
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TO ALLOW AVAILABLE SURPLUS HELICOPTERS TO BE USED FOR MEDICAL EVACUATION SERVICES.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE, BELATTI, EVANS, HERKES, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, TSUJI, YAMASHITA, Bertram, Carroll, Finnegan, Hanohano EBM, HLT  HCR42
HR35
Child Abuse Prevention Month
DECLARING APRIL AS CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, M. LEE, PINE, WOOLEY HUS  HCR44
HR36
Medicaid
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF IMPLEMENTING A SMOKING CESSATION BENEFIT TO HAWAII QUEST BENEFICIARIES.
(H ) 3/30/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Berg, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. MIZUNO, BROWER HUS/HLT, FIN  HCR45
HR37
Domestic Violence; Congressional Funding, Programs, and Policies
URGING CONGRESS TO PROTECT FUNDING AND MAINTAIN PROGRAMS, LAWS, REGULATIONS, AND POLICIES THAT ASSIST VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, M. LEE, PINE, Wooley HUS  HCR46
HR38
Adoption of House Administrative and Financial Manual.
ADOPTING THE HOUSE ADMINISTRATIVE AND FINANCIAL MANUAL OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/30/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, FINNEGAN
HR39
Amended House Rules
AMENDING THE RULES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO CORRECT TECHNICAL ERRORS.
(H ) 2/2/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, FINNEGAN
HR40
Coastal Windows, Inc; 2008 Employer Support Freedom Award
COMMENDING COASTAL WINDOWS, INC., AND ITS VICE PRESIDENT MR. BOB BARRETT FOR RECEIVING THE 2008 SECRETARY OF DEFENSE EMPLOYER SUPPORT FREEDOM AWARD.
(H ) 1/30/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKAI
HR41
Continuity of Government During Emergencies; Reports
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR, THE SENATE, AND THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO STUDY ISSUES RELATING TO THE CONTINUATION OF STATE GOVERNMENT DURING AN EMERGENCY.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. EVANS, HANOHANO, Aquino PBS, FIN  HCR50
HR42
Recognizing Ronald Reagan Day
DECLARING FEBRUARY 6, 2009 AS RONALD REAGAN DAY.
(H ) 2/5/2009 - Referred to TCI, referral sheet 9 WARD, AWANA, BROWER, CHING, EVANS, FINNEGAN, HERKES, ITO, MAGAOAY, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, PINE, THIELEN, Aquino, Coffman TCI  HCR52
HR43
Hawaii Health Systems Corporation; Blue Ribbon Panel
REQUESTING THE HAWAII HEALTH SYSTEMS CORPORATION TO ESTABLISH A BLUE RIBBON PANEL TO CONDUCT A HEALTH CARE NEEDS ASSESSMENT AND OPERATIONAL STRUCTURE ANALYSIS.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE HLT, FIN  HCR53
HR44
Energy, Outer Continental Shelf, Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
REQUESTING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO PROTECT WILDLIFE AND WILDERNESS BY OPPOSING OIL AND GAS EXPLORATION AND DEVELOPMENT IN THE ARCTIC NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE AND ON THE OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SUPPORTING CLEAN, RENEWABLE ENERGY ALTERNATIVES.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. BERG, WOOLEY, Aquino, Bertram, Brower, Cabanilla, Choy, Coffman, Herkes, Keith-Agaran, Magaoay, Mizuno EEP  HCR56
HR45
United Nation's Millennium Goals
URGING THE ADOPTION OF THE UNITED NATIONS MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. BERG, BROWER, KEITH-AGARAN, MIZUNO, WOOLEY, Aquino, Bertram, Cabanilla, Choy, Coffman, Herkes, Magaoay TCI  HCR57
HR46 HD2
Global Perspectives; Integration in UH College of Education
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COLLEGE OF EDUCATION TO UNDERTAKE EFFORTS TO INTEGRATE ADDITIONAL INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS AND GLOBAL EDUCATION COURSEWORK INTO ITS CURRICULUM.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. BERG, BROWER, CHING, MIZUNO, PINE, WARD, WOOLEY, Aquino, Bertram, Cabanilla, Choy, Herkes, Keith-Agaran, Magaoay HED, TCI  HCR58
HR47 HD1
School Menu Plans; Vegetarian
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO DEVELOP A POLICY TO OFFER VEGETARIAN MEALS ON A REGULAR BASIS IN ALL SCHOOL MENU PLANS.
(H ) 3/31/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Berg, Evans, Herkes, Saiki, Takai excused. BERG, BERTRAM, MCKELVEY, MORITA, SAGUM, SHIMABUKURO, Aquino, Cabanilla, Chang, Choy, Evans, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Magaoay EDN/HLT, FIN  HCR59
HR48
Hunting Dogs; Public Hiking Trails
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA, COLLEGE OF SOCIAL SCIENCES, PUBLIC POLICY CENTER AND SPARK M. MATSUNAGA INSTITUTE FOR PEACE AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO EXPLORE THE SAFE USE OF HUNTING DOGS ON PUBLIC HIKING TRAILS.
(H ) 2/12/2009 - Referred to WLO, HED, referral sheet 14 BERG, M. LEE, SHIMABUKURO, Aquino, Cabanilla, Chang, Choy, Evans, Keith-Agaran, Morita, Wakai WLO, HED  HCR60
HR49
Noncompostable plastic bag reduction.
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU AND KAUAI COUNTY TO ADOPT PLASTIC BAG REDUCTION ORDINANCES TO REDUCE THE SALE, USE, AND ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION CAUSED BY THE PROLIFERATION OF NONCOMPOSTABLE PLASTIC BAGS.
(H ) 2/12/2009 - Referred to EEP, EBM, referral sheet 14 BERG, MORITA, SHIMABUKURO, Aquino, Cabanilla, Choy, Evans, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Magaoay, McKelvey, Sagum, Wakai EEP, EBM  HCR61
HR50
UH Study abroad scholarships for Hawaii residents
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII BOARD OF REGENTS TO CREATE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR HAWAII RESIDENTS TO STUDY ABROAD.
(H ) 2/13/2009 - Referred to HED/TCI, FIN, referral sheet 15 WARD, BROWER, PINE, Aquino, Ching, Hanohano, C. Lee, Nakashima HED/TCI, FIN
HR51
Extending Energy Solutions for the Home program; HECO
ENCOURAGING THE HAWAIIAN ELECTRIC COMPANY TO EXTEND ITS ENERGY SOLUTIONS FOR THE HOME PROGRAM.
(H ) 2/13/2009 - Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 15 WARD, BROWER, PINE, Ching, Hanohano, C. Lee, Marumoto, Nakashima EEP, CPC
HR52
PVC and HDPE pipe for potable water systems.
URGING THE USE OF POLYVINYL CHLORIDE AND HIGH-DENSITY POLYETHYLENE PIPE AND FITTINGS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OR REPAIR OF PRIVATE AND PUBLIC POTABLE WATER SYSTEMS.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. HERKES WLO, FIN  HCR66
HR53 HD1
Hawaiian Language
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO INSTALL SIGNS IN THE STATE CAPITOL IN BOTH THE ENGLISH AND HAWAIIAN LANGUAGES.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. HANOHANO, AWANA, BERG HAW  HCR67
HR54
Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month
RECOGNIZING APRIL AS SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS AND PREVENTION MONTH.
(H ) 3/6/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting no and Berg, Finnegan, Takai excused. MIZUNO, AWANA, BROWER, HANOHANO, PINE, WARD HUS, JUD  HCR68
HR55
Relating to Adult Residential care HOME and adult foster Home Operators
WHEREAS, RECOGNIZING MARCH AS ADULT RESIDENTIAL CARE HOME AND ADULT FOSTER HOME OPERATORS MONTH.
(H ) 3/30/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AQUINO, BROWER, CABANILLA, MAGAOAY, MANAHAN, Keith-Agaran, Yamane HUS/HLT  HCR69
HR56
Recognizing January 20th of every year as Barack Obama II Ohana Day.
RECOGNIZING JANUARY 20TH OF EVERY YEAR AS BARACK OBAMA II OHANA DAY.
(H ) 2/20/2009 - Referred to TCI, referral sheet 19 BELATTI (BR) TCI  HCR70
HR57
UH; enrollment ceilings
REQUESTING THAT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII BOARD OF REGENTS LIFT THE CEILINGS ON NONRESIDENT ENROLLMENT OR, IN THE ALTERNATIVE, CREATE SEPARATE NONRESIDENT ENROLLMENT CEILINGS FOR MAINLAND AND FOREIGN STUDENTS.
(H ) 3/17/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. WARD, PINE, Brower, Ching HED, FIN  HCR71
HR58 HD1
Hawaii Kai Wastewater Treatment Plant odor mitigation plan
REQUESTING HAWAII AMERICAN WATER COMPANY TO IMPLEMENT AN ODOR MITIGATION PLAN FOR ITS FACILITY IN HAWAII KAI.
(H ) 4/8/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, Ching, Hanohano, Marumoto, Pine EEP  HCR65
HR59
Developers; new approval for changes in plans
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO REQUIRE DEVELOPERS TO APPEAR BEFORE THE APPROPRIATE NEIGHBORHOOD BOARDS FOLLOWING CHANGES IN CONSTRUCTION OR DEVELOPMENT PLANS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED BY THE NEIGHBORHOOD BOARD.
(H ) 2/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, referral sheet 19 WARD, BROWER, PINE, Aquino, Ching, Hanohano, Marumoto, Nakashima WLO
HR60
Massage Therapy; Licensure Standards and Procedures Study
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU IN CONSULTATION WITH THE STATE BOARD OF MASSAGE THERAPY TO STUDY MASSAGE THERAPY LICENSURE STANDARDS AND PROCEDURES OF OTHER STATES AND WHETHER HAWAII'S LAWS PREVENT QUALIFIED MASSAGE THERAPISTS EDUCATED AND TRAINED IN ANOTHER STATE FROM PRACTICING IN HAWAII.
(H ) 2/20/2009 - Referred to HLT, CPC, LMG, referral sheet 19 CARROLL, BROWER, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, SHIMABUKURO, Bertram, Chong, Evans, Finnegan, C. Lee, Magaoay, Sagum, Ward HLT, CPC, LMG  HCR74
HR61
Prince Kuhio; Commemorative Stamp
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE TO ISSUE A STAMP HONORING PRINCE JONAH KUHIO KALANIANAOLE.
(H ) 3/10/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CARROLL, BELATTI, BROWER, FINNEGAN, HANOHANO, MAGAOAY, MIZUNO, SAGUM, SHIMABUKURO, WARD, Bertram, Chong, Evans, C. Lee HAW  HCR75
HR62
Ceded Lands
REQUESTING THAT THE GOVERNOR WITHDRAW THE STATE'S PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI IN HAWAII V. OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS, NO. 07-1372 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - Referred to HAW, WLO/JUD, FIN, referral sheet 23 CARROLL, AWANA, BELATTI, BROWER, EVANS, HANOHANO, C. LEE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, SAIKI, Bertram HAW, WLO/JUD, FIN  HCR80
HR63
Ceded Lands
REQUESTING WITHDRAWAL OF THE STATE'S APPEAL PENDING BEFORE THE UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT IN HAWAII V. OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS, NO. 07-1372.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - Referred to HAW, WLO/JUD, FIN, referral sheet 23 CARROLL, BELATTI, BROWER, EVANS, HANOHANO, C. LEE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, SAIKI, SHIMABUKURO, Bertram, Cabanilla, Magaoay, Sagum HAW, WLO/JUD, FIN  HCR81
HR64 HD1
Ane Keohokalole; Support
EXPRESSING LEGISLATIVE SUPPORT FOR THE ANE KEOHOKALOLE HIGHWAY EXTENSION, MID-LEVEL ROAD, IN THE COUNTY OF HAWAI‘I.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Takai excused. COFFMAN, CHANG, EVANS, HANOHANO, HERKES, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI TRN, FIN  HCR82
HR65
Earth Charter; Sustainable Planning and Development
ENDORSING THE EARTH CHARTER AND URGING THE GOVERNOR, MAYORS, AND COUNTY COUNCILS TO ADOPT AND USE THE CHARTER AS PART OF THE FRAMEWORK FOR SUSTAINABLE PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - Referred to EEP/WLO, referral sheet 23 BERG, CHING, HANOHANO, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, Aquino, Bertram, Choy, Evans, Finnegan, Nakashima, Wakai, Yamashita EEP/WLO  HCR83
HR66
Recognizing the anniversaries of Kaiser Permanente Hawaii, Kapi'olani Medical Center for Women & Children, and Queen's Medical Center
CONGRATULATING KAISER PERMANENTE HAWAII ON ITS 50TH ANNIVERSARY, KAPI'OLANI MEDICAL CENTER FOR WOMEN AND CHILDREN ON ITS 100TH ANNIVERSARY, AND QUEEN'S MEDICAL CENTER ON ITS 150TH ANNIVERSARY.
(H ) 2/24/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE
HR67 HD1
Medical Marijuana
URGING STATE AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS TO ABIDE BY STATE LAWS RELATING TO THE MEDICAL USE OF CANNABIS.
(H ) 3/30/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on JUD as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Berg, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. BERTRAM, HANOHANO, KARAMATSU, THIELEN, Keith-Agaran PBS, JUD
HR68 HD1
Felix Consent Decree; DOH Report
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH PROVIDE A COMPREHENSIVE REPORT OF POST FELIX CONSENT DECREE CHILD AND ADOLESCENT MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES AND FUNDING.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, CARROLL, FINNEGAN, NISHIMOTO, SHIMABUKURO, WARD, YAMANE, Belatti, Bertram EDN/HLT  HCR86
HR69
Jan Ken Po Month; World Championship Jan Ken Po Tournament; Public Schools
RECOGNIZING AUGUST 2009 AS JAN KEN PO MONTH IN HAWAII AND URGING THE ORGANIZATION OF A STATEWIDE GRAND JAN KEN PO TOURNAMENT DURING THE MONTH TO RAISE FUNDS TO BENEFIT HAWAII'S PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 23 MIZUNO, BROWER, MANAHAN, Awana, Hanohano, Takumi EDN, FIN  HCR87
HR70
Kapolei High School Girls Volleyball
RECOGNIZING AND CONGRATULATING KAPOLEI HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS VOLLEYBALL TEAM AND THEIR COACHES FOR CLAIMING THE 2008 OIA GIRLS VOLLEYBALL WHITE CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. HAR
HR71
2009 Year of the Army Noncommissioned Officer Corps
PROCLAIMING 2009 AS THE YEAR OF THE ARMY NONCOMMISSIONED OFFICER CORPS OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY.
(H ) 2/25/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS, AWANA, BELATTI, BROWER, CHING, FINNEGAN, HANOHANO, HERKES, ITO, KARAMATSU, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, B. OSHIRO, M. OSHIRO, PINE, SAY, SHIMABUKURO, THIELEN, TSUJI, WARD, YAMASHITA, Aquino, Berg, Bertram, Cabanilla, Carroll, Chang, Chong, Choy, Coffman, Har, Keith-Agaran, C. Lee, M. Lee, Luke, Magaoay, Manahan, Morita, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Rhoads, Sagum, Saiki, Souki, Takumi, Tokioka, Wakai, Wooley, Yamane
HR72
Private Subdivisions; Political Subdivisions.
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO CONSIDER THE ESTABLISHMENT OF TOWNSHIPS OR OTHER POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS TO ASSIST IN THE PROVISION OF INFRASTRUCTURE IN PRIVATE SUBDIVISIONS.
(H ) 3/6/2009 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 25 HANOHANO WLO, FIN  HCR91
HR73
Health; Hospital-Acquired Infections
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ESTABLISH REPORTING REQUIREMENTS FOR HOSPITALS AND MEDICAL FACILITIES REGARDING HOSPITAL-ACQUIRED INFECTIONS.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. M. LEE, BROWER, RHOADS, Har HLT  HCR93
HR74
Molokai Properties Limited; Independent Appraisal; DLNR
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONDUCT AN INDEPENDENT APPRAISAL OF MOLOKAI PROPERTIES LIMITED LANDHOLDINGS ON THE ISLAND OF MOLOKAI.
(H ) 3/13/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. ITO, HAR WLO, FIN  HCR95
HR75
Kaneohe Bay; Conservation and Resources Enforcement Services
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, DIVISION OF CONSERVATION AND RESOURCES ENFORCEMENT, TO PROVIDE LIMITED ENFORCEMENT SERVICES AT NIGHT ON A REGULAR BASIS AND TO CONTINUE PROVIDING ENFORCEMENT SERVICES ON WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS AT KANEOHE BAY.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. ITO, CHONG WLO, FIN  HCR96
HR76
Education; Gifted and Talented Students; Special Needs
REQUESTING THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO INCLUDE GIFTED AND TALENTED STUDENTS IN THE SPECIAL NEEDS CATEGORY.
(H ) 3/31/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Berg, Evans, Herkes, Saiki, Takai excused. AWANA, CABANILLA, CHING, FINNEGAN, MANAHAN, MARUMOTO, B. OSHIRO, THIELEN, TSUJI, YAMASHITA, Belatti, Chong, Karamatsu, Keith-Agaran, C. Lee, Magaoay, Sagum, Takumi, Tokioka EDN, FIN
HR77
State Parks; Barack Obama Jr. Birthplace
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO SET ASIDE STATE-OWNED LAND AT 6091 KALANIANA‘OLE HIGHWAY AS "PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA BIRTHPLACE STATE PARK."
(H ) 3/6/2009 - Referred to TCI, WLO, referral sheet 25 BERG, WARD TCI, WLO  HCR98
HR78
Swimming Pool Backwash; Discharge to Sanitary Sewers
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO ADOPT ORDINANCES PROHIBITING THE DISCHARGE OF BACKWASH FROM NEW RESIDENTIAL SWIMMING POOLS INTO STORM DRAINS AND REQUIRING DISCHARGE INTO A SANITARY SEWER.
(H ) 3/6/2009 - Referred to EEP/WLO, referral sheet 25 BERG, HANOHANO EEP/WLO  HCR99
HR79 HD1
Islam Day
PROCLAIMING SEPTEMBER 24, 2009, AS ISLAM DAY.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. BERG, HANOHANO, Belatti TCI  HCR100
HR80
The Boys & Girls Club of Hawaii
HONORING THE HAWAII ALLIANCE OF THE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS.
(H ) 3/5/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMASHITA
HR81
Attorneys; Legislators; Aloha Attire
ENCOURAGING THE HAWAII STATE LEGISLATURE TO ALLOW LEGISLATORS TO WEAR ALOHA ATTIRE DURING FLOOR SESSIONS AND ENCOURAGING THE HAWAII STATE JUDICIARY TO ALLOW ATTORNEYS TO WEAR ALOHA ATTIRE WHEN APPEARING IN STATE COURTS.
(H ) 3/10/2009 - Referred to LMG, JUD, referral sheet 26 SHIMABUKURO, CARROLL, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, WAKAI, Brower, C. Lee, Luke LMG, JUD  HCR101
HR82
Hawaiian Fishponds.
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO REFRAIN FROM SELLING PUBLIC LANDS THAT CONTAIN OR ARE CONTIGUOUS TO HAWAIIAN FISHPONDS.
(H ) 3/10/2009 - Referred to HAW, WLO, referral sheet 26 HANOHANO, AWANA, BERG, CARROLL, SHIMABUKURO, Bertram, Tokioka HAW, WLO  HCR102
HR83 HD1
DOCARE; Law Enforcement Accreditation
REQUESTING THE DIVISION OF CONSERVATION AND RESOURCES ENFORCEMENT TO APPLY FOR ACCREDITATION OR RECOGNITION WITH THE COMMISSION ON ACCREDITATION FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES, INC.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MAGAOAY, Coffman, Herkes WLO, FIN  HCR103
HR84
Relating to commercial ornamental fisheries industry.
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONDUCT A STOCK ASSESSMENT OF CERTAIN MARINE LIFE TO DETERMINE A BASELINE FOR FUTURE MANAGEMENT MEASURES.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. ITO WLO, FIN  HCR104
HR85
Pre-Kindergarten Academy
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO CREATE A PRE-KINDERGARTEN ACADEMY.
(H ) 3/10/2009 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 26 CHONG, Cabanilla, Ito, Keith-Agaran, Takumi, Yamashita, Wooley EDN, FIN  HCR105
HR86
A Plus program expansion
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO INCREASE ACADEMIC SERVICES TO STUDENTS IN THE AFTER-SCHOOL PLUS PROGRAM.
(H ) 3/10/2009 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 26 CHONG, Cabanilla, Takumi, Wooley, Yamashita EDN, FIN  HCR106
HR87
Fort Barrette Road; Name Change
URGING THE STATE OF HAWAII TO CHANGE THE STREET NAME OF FORT BARRETTE ROAD TO KUALAKA‘I ROAD.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. HAR, Awana, Carroll, Hanohano, Tokioka WLO, TRN  HCR108
HR88
Colorectal Cancer; Mandatory Colonoscopy Coverage; Auditor Study
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ASSESS THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL EFFECTS OF REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR COLONOSCOPY COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING.
(H ) 4/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE HLT, CPC  HCR109
HR89
Controlled Substances; Classification; Marijuana
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO ASSESS MARIJUANA TO DETERMINE WHETHER IT MAY BE RECLASSIFIED IN THE SCHEDULE OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES.
(H ) 3/13/2009 - Referred to PBS/HLT, referral sheet 29 BERTRAM, THIELEN, McKelvey, Mizuno PBS/HLT  HCR110
HR90 HD1
Medical Marijuana; Interstate Transport.
REQUESTING CONGRESS TO ENACT NECESSARY LEGISLATION TO ALLOW QUALIFIED PATIENTS TO TRANSPORT MEDICAL MARIJUANA AND PARAPHERNALIA FOR PERSONAL USE WHEN TRAVELING INTRASTATE OR INTERSTATE.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on JUD as amended in HD 1 with Ching, Finnegan voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. BERTRAM, McKelvey, Mizuno PBS, JUD  HCR111
HR91
Kamuela Vacuum Cooling Plant
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO CONSULT WITH OTHER PUBLIC AND PRIVATE ENTITIES TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO OPTIMIZE THE USE OF THE KAMUELA VACUUM COOLING PLANT.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS AGR, FIN  HCR113
HR92
Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Act; Funds; Shooting Range
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR AND THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO STRIVE TO EXPEND THE STATE OF HAWAII'S FULL ALLOTMENT OF FEDERAL AID IN WILDLIFE RESTORATION FUNDS.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS WLO, FIN  HCR114
HR93
Motor Vehicle Alarm Systems
REQUESTING THAT MOTOR VEHICLE OWNERS DISABLE AUDIBLE MOTOR VEHICLE ALARM SYSTEMS.
(H ) 3/13/2009 - Offered RHOADS EEP  HCR115
HR94
Public Library; Waikoloa
REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM TO PROVIDE ALTERNATIVE LIBRARY SERVICES FOR THE RESIDENTS OF WAIKOLOA AND DETERMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A NEW PUBLIC LIBRARY IN WAIKOLOA.
(H ) 3/13/2009 - Offered EVANS EDN, FIN  HCR117
HR95
Interest; Federal Usury Rate
URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO ADOPT LEGISLATION ESTABLISHING A FEDERAL USURY RATE.
(H ) 3/23/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. AQUINO, M. LEE, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, YAMANE, Herkes, Rhoads CPC  HCR118
HR96
Hawaiian Airlines; Air Line Pilots Association; Pilots Contract
URGING THE MANAGEMENT OF HAWAIIAN AIRLINES AND THE AIR LINE PILOTS ASSOCIATION TO SWIFTLY NEGOTIATE A FAIR AND REASONABLE NEW LABOR CONTRACT.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. TAKUMI TRN/LAB  HCR119SR39
HR97
Legislature and Hawaii Business Community; Support Paid Family Leave in Hawaii
URGING THE MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATURE AND THE HAWAII BUSINESS COMMUNITY TO SUPPORT THE ESTABLISHMENT OF PAID FAMILY LEAVE IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, KARAMATSU, MIZUNO, MORITA, B. OSHIRO, RHOADS, SHIMABUKURO HLT  HCR120
HR98
Hospitals; Sexual Assault; Emergency Contraception
URGING ALL HOSPITAL EMERGENCY ROOMS IN THE STATE TO PROVIDE EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTION ON DEMAND TO VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT OR RAPE.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with Ching, Finnegan, Pine voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. M. LEE, KARAMATSU, MARUMOTO, MORITA, NISHIMOTO, B. OSHIRO, SAGUM, SHIMABUKURO, THIELEN HLT, JUD  HCR121
HR99
Honoring Valisa Saunders, MN, APRN, BC, GNP, recipient of the American Geriatrics Society "Clinician of the Year" Award.
RECOGNIZING AND HONORING VALISA SAUNDERS, MN, APRN, BC, GNP, THE AMERICAN GERIATRICS SOCIETY "CLINICIAN OF THE YEAR."
(H ) 3/13/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, HANOHANO, KARAMATSU, THIELEN, YAMANE, Herkes
HR100
2009 Hawaii Business Hall of Fame Inductees; honoring
HONORING JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF HAWAII, INC. AND THE 2009 HAWAII BUSINESS HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES.
(H ) 3/13/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MARUMOTO, BELATTI, CHANG, CHING, CHONG, EVANS, KARAMATSU, MAGAOAY, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, B. OSHIRO, SAY, SHIMABUKURO, SOUKI, TSUJI, Aquino, Cabanilla, Ito, M. Lee, Nakashima, M. Oshiro, Pine, Sagum, Takumi, Wooley
HR101
Historic Costume Collection; University of Hawaii
ACKNOWLEDGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES HISTORIC COSTUME COLLECTION AS A STATE TREASURE OF NATIONAL IMPORTANCE AND ENCOURAGING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A MUSEUM FOR ITS PRESERVATION
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on HED with none voting no and Takai excused. CHOY TCI, HED  HCR122
HR102
Highway Safety; Roadside Solicitation
URGING NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS AND COMMUNITY GROUPS TO ESTABLISH SAFETY PROCEDURES FOR ROADSIDE SOLICITATION OF FUNDS AND DONATED GOODS.
(H ) 4/8/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, AWANA, BROWER, MIZUNO, MORITA, NAKASHIMA, WAKAI, YAMANE, Hanohano, Herkes, Rhoads, Sagum, Souki, Takumi, Tokioka, Tsuji HUS, TRN  HCR123
HR103
2005 Sustainability Plan; Kanaka Maoli
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII'S PUBLIC POLICY CENTER TO MEET WITH, AND ADOPT THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE KANAKA MAOLI COMMITTEE WITH RESPECT TO THE CENTER'S REVIEW OF THE 2050 SUSTAINABILITY PLAN.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on HED with none voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. CARROLL, AWANA, BROWER, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO, Belatti, Coffman, Hanohano, Har, Ito, M. Lee, Manahan, Morita, Nakashima, Nishimoto, B. Oshiro, Sagum, Takumi, Tokioka, Yamane HAW, HED  HCR125
HR104 HD1
Honorary Degree Program; Office of Hawaiian Affairs
REQUESTING THE EDUCATION DIVISION OF THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS TO WORK WITH THE HAWAI‘INUIAKEA SCHOOL OF HAWAIIAN KNOWLEDGE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO DEVELOP A KUPUNA HONORARY DEGREE PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on HED as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. CARROLL, HANOHANO, HAR, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, TOKIOKA, WAKAI, YAMANE, Coffman, Morita, Nakashima, Sagum HAW, HED  HCR126
HR105
Chief Election Officer; Accurate and Secure Voting
REQUESTING THE CHIEF ELECTION OFFICER TO CARRY OUT VARIOUS TASKS TO ENSURE THAT VOTING BALLOTS ARE SECURED AND COUNTED ACCURATELY.
(H ) 3/17/2009 - Referred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 32 CARROLL, HANOHANO, HAR, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO, WAKAI, Coffman, Manahan, Morita, Nakashima, Sagum, Tokioka, Yamane JUD, FIN  HCR127
HR106
Recognizing the Hawaii Food Bank and its donors.
RECOGNIZING THE HAWAII FOOD BANK, RICHARD GRIMM, PRESIDENT OF THE HAWAII FOOD BANK, FOODLAND, SAFEWAY, TIMES SUPERMARKET, AND CHAD BUCK FOR THEIR EXEMPLARY SERVICE TO THE PEOPLE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, CABANILLA, HANOHANO, SHIMABUKURO, Bertram
HR107
Reproductive Technology; Professional Standards
URGING MEDICAL AND PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS THAT PROVIDE REPRODUCTIVE AND FERTILITY TREATMENTS TO DEVELOP ETHICAL STANDARDS AND PROFESSIONAL GUIDELINES FOR EMBRYO IMPLANTATION.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on CPC/JUD with none voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. M. LEE, ITO, MORITA, SHIMABUKURO, THIELEN, Saiki HLT, CPC/JUD  HCR130
HR108 HD1
Telecommunications and Broadband Infrastructure Inventory Study
REQUESTING THE HAWAII BROADBAND COMMISSIONER TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND BROADBAND INFRASTRUCTURE INVENTORY.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MCKELVEY EBM  HCR131
HR109
Women's Health Month
RECOGNIZING OCTOBER AS WOMEN'S HEALTH MONTH.3
(H ) 3/18/2009 - Referred to HLT, referral sheet 33 MIZUNO, BROWER, HANOHANO, M. LEE, YAMANE, Bertram HLT  HCR134
HR110 HD1
Hybrid and Electric Vehicles; Audibility; Blind Pedestrian Safety
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY, ALONG WITH THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, TO STUDY THE MINIMUM SOUND LEVEL NECESSARY TO ENSURE THAT BLIND PEDESTRIANS CAN HEAR HYBRID AND OTHER "SILENT" VEHICLES IN ALL PHASES OF THEIR OPERATION.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on HLT as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Takai excused. HANOHANO TRN, HLT  HCR137
HR111
Ka`ohe Homesteads; Geothermal Resource Zone Removal
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO REMOVE THE KA`OHE HOMESTEADS FROM THE GEOTHERMAL RESOURCES SUBZONE DESIGNATION.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. HANOHANO WLO/EEP  HCR138
HR112
Native Hawaiian Tattoo
REQUESTING THAT PAPA OLA LOKAHI WORK WITH EXPERTS IN THE CULTURAL PRACTICE OF TRADITIONAL HAWAIIAN TATTOOING TO DETERMINE QUALIFICATIONS FOR KAHUNA KA KAKAU.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Re-referred to HLT, referral sheet 50 AWANA, CABANILLA, M. LEE, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO, Aquino, Belatti, Berg, Chang, Chong, Choy, Coffman, Hanohano, Keith-Agaran, C. Lee, Luke, Magaoay, Nakashima, Nishimoto, B. Oshiro, Saiki, Souki, Takumi, Tokioka, Wooley HLT  HCR142
HR113
Unserved Arrest Warrants; Backlog
URGING THE JUDICIARY, DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY, AND THE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENTS TO WORK IN A COORDINATED EFFORT TO DETERMINE A COMPREHENSIVE PLAN TO PERMANENTLY ALLEVIATE THE PROBLEM OF A BACKLOG IN UNSERVED ARREST WARRANTS THAT GOES BEYOND ONLY FISCAL AND BUDGETARY DISCUSSIONS OR SOLUTIONS.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. AWANA, CABANILLA, HANOHANO, B. OSHIRO, SHIMABUKURO, Aquino, Belatti, Berg, Chang, Chong, Choy, Coffman, Keith-Agaran, C. Lee, M. Lee, Luke, Magaoay, McKelvey, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Saiki, Souki, Takumi, Tokioka, Ward, Wooley, Yamashita PBS, JUD  HCR143
HR114
Homelessness; Purging; Hawaii's Congressional Delegation
URGING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO INTRODUCE LEGISLATION DETERRING THE TRANSPORTATION OF HOMELESS PERSONS TO HAWAII.
(H ) 3/31/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, CABANILLA, CHONG, HANOHANO, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO, TOKIOKA, WARD, Aquino, Belatti, Berg, Bertram, Choy, Coffman, Keith-Agaran, Nishimoto, Saiki, Souki, Wooley HSG  HCR144
HR115
Kalaeloa; Hawaii Community Development Authority
ENCOURAGING THE BASE REALIGNMENT AND CLOSURE COMMISSION AND THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO CONTINUE THEIR DISCUSSIONS AND MAKE GOOD FAITH EFFORTS TO CONSUMMATE CONVEYANCE OF PARCELS OF LAND IN THE KALAELOA COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT.
(H ) 4/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. HAR WLO/EBM  HCR145SCR77
HR116
Ownership of Kaimakani Street; DLNR; City and County of Honolulu
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO AGREE TO A FINAL DETERMINATION REGARDING THE OWNERSHIP AND JURISDICTION OF AN UNIMPROVED SECTION OF KAIMAKANI STREET.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO WLO  HCR146
HR117
Tattoo Artist
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS TO EXAMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF RESTRICTING THE SALE OF TATTOOING EQUIPMENT TO MINORS.
(H ) 3/18/2009 - Referred to HLT, CPC, referral sheet 33 B. OSHIRO HLT, CPC
HR118
Federal Medical Assistance Percentage
REQUESTING AN INCREASE IN THE FEDERAL MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PERCENTAGE FOR HAWAII.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. YAMANE, MIZUNO HUS/HLT, FIN  HCR147
HR119
Health Information Exchange; American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
URGING A STATE-LED COORDINATED EFFORT BY THE HEALTH CARE AND TECHNOLOGY COMMUNITIES TO ENSURE THAT HAWAII IS ABLE TO RAPIDLY RESPOND TO AND QUALIFY FOR GRANT MONEY OFFERED IN THE AMERICAN RECOVERY AND REINVESTMENT ACT OF 2009 FOR HEALTH CARE INFORMATION EXCHANGE TECHNOLOGY.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE HLT, FIN  HCR148
HR120
Hawaii Community Development Authority; Transfer of Duties
REQUESTING A REVIEW OF THE PERFORMANCE OF THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY AND TO DETERMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF TRANSFERRING ITS FUNCTIONS BACK TO THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, LMG, referral sheet 36 AQUINO (BR) WLO, LMG  HCR149
HR121
UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO ADOPT THE UNITED NATIONS DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES.
(H ) 4/9/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. BERG, BROWER, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, TAKUMI, Aquino, Herkes, Nakashima, Rhoads, Souki, Tsuji HAW, TCI  HCR150
HR122
Place of Public Accommodation
REQUESTING THE HAWAII CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION TO FORM A WORKING GROUP TO STUDY THE ADVISABILITY OF INCLUDING STATE-OPERATED SCHOOLS, LIBRARIES, COMMUNITY COLLEGES, AND UNIVERSITIES IN THE DEFINITION OF "PLACE OF PUBLIC ACCOMMODATION".
(H ) 4/2/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CHANG, KARAMATSU HED/EDN, JUD  HCR152
HR123
Correctional Facilities
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF CONSTRUCTING A PRISON AT THE STATE QUARANTINE STATION AT HALAWA, OAHU.
(H ) 4/15/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. SAY PBS, LMG  HCR153
HR124
Department of Public Safety; Intake Service Centers
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO REVIEW ITS EFFORTS OF PROVIDING REENTRY SERVICES TO ALL INMATES RELEASED FROM CUSTODY.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY PBS, FIN  HCR154
HR125
Television; Use of Closed-Captioning For Children
URGING PUBLIC AND PRIVATE AGENCIES TO ENCOURAGE THEIR PARENT CLIENTS TO TURN ON CLOSED CAPTIONING WHEN THEIR CHILDREN WATCH TELEVISION.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY HUS  HCR157
HR126
Compact of Free Association; Increase Federal Assistance
STRONGLY URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL FEDERAL AID TO THE STATE OF HAWAII FOR THE PROVISION OF VARIOUS STATE SERVICES TO MIGRANTS FROM THE COMPACT OF FREE ASSOCIATION NATIONS.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY TCI, FIN  HCR158
HR127
Peanut Allergy; Food Establishment Notices; Inspection
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO IMPLEMENT A PROGRAM TO REQUIRE FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS TO POST NOTICES WARNING THAT SOME FOOD PREPARED OR OFFERED FOR SALE FOR CONSUMPTION MAY CONTAIN PEANUTS OR PRODUCTS DERIVED FROM PEANUTS.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to HLT, FIN, referral sheet 36 SAY HLT, FIN  HCR159
HR128 HD1
Condominiums; Real Estate Commission; Electronic Filing
URGING THE REAL ESTATE COMMISSION TO CONSIDER ALLOWING DEVELOPERS AND ATTORNEYS TO SUBMIT CONDOMINIUM REGISTRATION FILINGS IN ELECTRONIC FORMAT.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. KEITH-AGARAN, MCKELVEY, Aquino, Choy, Coffman, Herkes, C. Lee, Souki, Wakai, Wooley CPC  HCR161
HR129
Bicycling; Transportation
RECOGNIZING THE IMPORTANCE OF BICYCLING.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. BERTRAM, AWANA, HANOHANO, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO TRN  HCR162
HR130
Piilani Trail; Important Hawaiian Coastal Cultural Heritage Corridor
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES' NA ALA HELE PROGRAM TO DESIGNATE THE PI‘ILANI TRAIL AS AN IMPORTANT HAWAIIAN COASTAL CULTURAL HERITAGE CORRIDOR.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, referral sheet 36 BERTRAM, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO, Souki WLO  HCR163
HR131
Haleakala Trail; Public Access
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO MAKE THE HALEAKALA TRAIL AVAILABLE TO THE PEOPLE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 36 BERTRAM, CARROLL, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO, Souki WLO, JUD  HCR164
HR132 HD1
Medical Marijuana
REQUESTING THE PRESIDENT AND UNITED STATES ATTORNEY GENERAL TO DIRECT THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE'S DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION TO STOP ENGAGING IN MEDICAL MARIJUANA RAIDS THAT CIRCUMVENT STATE LAWS PERMITTING MEDICAL USE OF MARIJUANA.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on HLT as amended in HD 1 with Ching, Finnegan, M. Lee, Marumoto, Tokioka, Yamane voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. BERTRAM, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, Brower, Carroll, Shimabukuro, Souki PBS, HLT  HCR165
HR133
State Capitol Lawn; Hawaiian Hale
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF THE BERNICE PAUAHI BISHOP MUSEUM TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO IMPLEMENT REPLICAS OF HAWAIIAN HALE ON THE STATE CAPITOL LAWN SURROUNDED BY TROPICAL FOLIAGE FOR REST AREAS.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. BERTRAM, CARROLL, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO, Souki HAW, FIN  HCR166
HR134 HD1
Kalo; State Capitol Building
REQUESTING THE COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF PLANTING NON-GENETICALLY MODIFIED KALO IN THE REFLECTING POOL THAT SURROUNDS THE STATE CAPITOL BUILDING.
(H ) 4/22/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. BERTRAM, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO, Souki HAW, AGR  HCR167
HR135
REQUESTING THE LONG TERM CARE COMMISSION TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF INCREASING MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENTS TO HOSPITALS FOR PATIENTS WHO ARE WAITLISTED FOR LONG TERM CARE AND TO LONG TERM CARE FACILITIES TO ACCEPT WAITLISTED PATIENTS
REQUESTING THE LONG TERM CARE COMMISSION TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF INCREASING MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENTS TO HOSPITALS FOR PATIENTS WHO ARE WAITLISTED FOR LONG TERM CARE AND TO LONG TERM CARE FACILITIES TO ACCEPT WAITLISTED PATIENTS.
(H ) 3/24/2009 - This measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Friday 03-27-09 10:00am in conference room 329. YAMANE HLT/HUS, FIN  HCR158
HR136
Electronic Direct Deposit; Active Duty Hawaii National Guard
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO IMPLEMENT AN ELECTRONIC DIRECT DEPOSIT SYSTEM FOR MEMBERS OF THE HAWAII NATIONAL GUARD WHILE ON ACTIVE DUTY IN ACCORDANCE WITH ACT 31, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2007.
(H ) 3/31/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Berg, Evans, Herkes, Saiki, Takai excused. MCKELVEY EBM, FIN  HCR169
HR137
Western White House
URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO ESTABLISH A WESTERN WHITE HOUSE IN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/30/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. EVANS, MCKELVEY, Choy TCI  HCR173
HR138 HD1
Tourism Industry; Outdoor Activities
REQUESTING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO INVESTIGATE THE FEASIBILITY OF CREATING A MARKET IN THE TOURISM INDUSTRY FOR OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS, MCKELVEY, Carroll, Choy, Hanohano, Ito, Magaoay, Nakashima, Sagum, Tokioka, Tsuji, Yamashita TCI, WLO  HCR174
HR139
Hawaii Community College
REQUESTING HAWAII COMMUNITY COLLEGE TO ESTABLISH A COMMUNITY ADVISORY GROUP TO RECOMMEND A NAME FOR THE WEST HAWAII CAMPUS OF HAWAII COMMUNITY COLLEGE, COMMONLY KNOWN AS HAWAII COMMUNITY COLLEGE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII CENTER, WEST HAWAII CAMPUS.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. EVANS, TSUJI, Chang, Coffman, Hanohano, Herkes, Nakashima HED  HCR175
HR140
Homeowner Lending Standards
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO CONSIDER ADOPTING NEW HOMEOWNER LENDING STANDARDS FOR MORTGAGE LENDING COMPANIES THAT RECEIVE FEDERAL AID.
(H ) 3/25/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. KARAMATSU (BR) HSG, CPC  HCR176
HR141
Small farmers
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO EXPLORE AND DEVELOP INCENTIVES AND PREFERENCES FOR SMALL FARMERS TO ALLOW THEM TO EXPAND AND CONTINUE TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE FOOD SELF-SUFFICIENCY OF THE STATE.
(H ) 3/27/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CARROLL, AWANA, EVANS, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO AGR, FIN  HCR177
HR142
Keanae School
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO TRANSFER THE OLD KEANAE SCHOOL TO THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
(H ) 3/25/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CARROLL, AWANA, EVANS, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO EDN, WLO  HCR178
HR143
South Molokai Reef Fishery
EXPRESSING SUPPORT FOR THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY REPORT, "THE CORAL REEF OF SOUTH MOLOKAI, HAWAII: PORTRAIT OF A SEDIMENT THREATENED FRINGING REEF", AND ENCOURAGING FEDERAL, STATE, AND COMMUNITY COOPERATION TO STEWARD THE SOUTH MOLOKAI REEF FISHERY.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, referral sheet 36 CARROLL, EVANS, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO WLO  HCR179
HR144
Elections; Voting Information
URGING THE OFFICE OF ELECTIONS TO NOT TRANSMIT VOTE INFORMATION OVER TELEPHONE LINES AND THE INTERNET.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 36 CARROLL, SHIMABUKURO, McKelvey JUD  HCR180
HR145
Department of Hawaiian Home Lands
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO DETERMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION CENTERS IN EACH OF ITS HOMESTEAD COMMUNITIES.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to HAW, EDN, FIN, referral sheet 36 CARROLL, AWANA, EVANS, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO, Chong HAW, EDN, FIN  HCR181
HR146
Makapipi Stream
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO DETERMINE WHETHER MAKAPIPI STREAM IS BEING SUFFICIENTLY PROTECTED IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, referral sheet 36 CARROLL, AWANA, EVANS, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO WLO  HCR182
HR147 HD1
Public Land Trust; Alienation
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO REFRAIN FROM SELLING OR EXCHANGING LANDS IN THE PUBLIC LAND TRUST.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on WLO/JUD as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Takai excused. CARROLL, AWANA, EVANS, SHIMABUKURO, McKelvey HAW, WLO/JUD, FIN  HCR183
HR148
State Building Code
REQUESTING THE STATE BUILDING CODE COUNCIL TO ADOPT STANDARDS AND CRITERIA TO ALLOW THE USE OF BAMBOO AS AN ACCEPTED CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL UNDER THE STATE BUILDING CODE.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, referral sheet 36 CARROLL, AWANA, EVANS, SHIMABUKURO, McKelvey WLO  HCR184
HR149 HD1
Federal Designation; Scenic Byways Working Group; Pi`ilani Trail
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR TO DIRECT THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CONVENE A SCENIC BYWAYS WORKING GROUP TO SELECT POSSIBLE SITES STATEWIDE, INCLUDING THE PI`ILANI TRAIL ON MAUI, FOR PROPOSED FEDERAL DESIGNATION AS SCENIC BYWAYS.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MCKELVEY, AWANA, CARROLL, SHIMABUKURO, Bertram, Souki TRN, WLO  HCR185
HR150
Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts; Inventory
REQUESTING THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS TO INVENTORY AND REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE OF THE VALUE OF ALL STATE-OWNED ARTWORK ON DISPLAY AND IN STORAGE.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMASHITA, AWANA, BROWER, CHONG, HANOHANO, HAR, KARAMATSU, KEITH-AGARAN, M. LEE, MANAHAN, M. OSHIRO, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, YAMANE, Aquino, Choy, Evans, C. Lee, Nishimoto, Sagum, Say, Souki TCI, FIN  HCR186
HR151
Climate Change; United Nations Conference
REQUESTING THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION TO HOST A UNITED NATIONS CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE IN HAWAII IN 2010.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EEP, referral sheet 36 C. LEE, BROWER, NISHIMOTO, B. OSHIRO, SAIKI, Wakai EEP
HR152
Property Tax
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO EXAMINE AND ADOPT A MORE EQUITABLE PROPERTY TAX SYSTEM BASED ON THE PURCHASE PRICE RATHER THAN THE VALUATION OF REAL PROPERTY.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 36 C. LEE WLO, FIN
HR153
Volatile Organic Compounds; Control Measures; Department of Health
REQUESTING A STUDY ON CONTROL MEASURES FOR VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUND EMISSIONS FROM PAINT SPRAY BOOTHS USED BY AUTO BODY REFINISHERS.
(H ) 4/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE, MANAHAN HLT, CPC  HCR187
HR154
Hydroelectric Power; Mountain Streams
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO STUDY THE POTENTIAL IMPACTS OF PLACING HYDROELECTRIC GENERATING DEVICES ALONG MOUNTAIN STREAMS.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO/EEP, referral sheet 36 TOKIOKA WLO/EEP  HCR189
HR155
Cable Television; Public Access Programming
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS TO ASSIST THE COUNTIES IN NEGOTIATING CABLE TELEVISION PUBLIC ACCESS CONTRACTS WITH LOCAL PUBLIC ACCESS PROVIDERS.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to CPC, FIN, referral sheet 36 TOKIOKA CPC, FIN  HCR190
HR156
Department of Education; Financial and Economic Education
REQUESTING THE SUPERINTENDENT OF EDUCATION TO APPOINT A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF IMPLEMENTING A PILOT PROGRAM THAT USES PRIVATE SECTOR RESOURCES FOR A FINANCIAL AND ECONOMIC EDUCATION AND LITERACY PROGRAM FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS ON KAUAI AT NO COST TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EDN, EBM, referral sheet 36 TOKIOKA, SAGUM EDN, EBM  HCR191
HR157
Task Force; Language Access; Tourism Industry
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TASK FORCE TO STUDY LANGUAGE ACCESSIBILITY WITHIN THE TOURISM INDUSTRY IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MANAHAN, BROWER, MIZUNO, Awana, Chang, Morita, Nakashima, Sagum, Souki, Takumi, Tokioka, Tsuji, Wakai, Wooley TCI, FIN  HCR194
HR158
HTA; Non-marketing Issues; Board of Directors
REQUESTING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO FOCUS PART OF ITS TIME AND RESOURCES TO CERTAIN NON-MARKETING TASKS AND REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO FILL THE LAST VACANT POSITION ON THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to TCI, FIN, referral sheet 36 MANAHAN, BROWER, MIZUNO, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, WOOLEY, Awana, Chang, Herkes, Morita, Nakashima, Sagum, Souki, Takumi, Wakai TCI, FIN  HCR195
HR159
Requesting study of nuclear power
REQUESTING THE HAWAII ENERGY POLICY FORUM TO PREPARE AN INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDY OF NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 36 MORITA, Ito EEP, FIN  HCR196
HR160
Energy Conservation; Department of Education
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO IMPLEMENT SIMPLE, COST-EFFECTIVE PRACTICES THAT ENCOURAGE ENERGY CONSERVATION IN THE WORKPLACE AMONG DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EEP, EDN, referral sheet 36 MORITA (BR) EEP, EDN  HCR197
HR161
Public utilities franchise tax on cable and telecommunications companies.
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO STUDY THE IMPACT OF LEVYING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES FRANCHISE TAX ON CABLE AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANIES.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to CPC, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 36 AQUINO (BR) CPC, LMG, FIN  HCR198
HR162
Department of Public Safety; Ombudsman; Inmates; Investigations of Out-Of-State Prisons
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO INCLUDE PROVISIONS IN NEW CONTRACTS WITH PRIVATE OR OUT-OF-STATE PRISON FACILITIES THAT INMATE COMPLAINTS ARE SUBJECT TO INVESTIGATION BY THE OMBUDSMAN AND TO RENEGOTIATE EXISTING CONTRACTS TO ALLOW THE OMBUDSMAN TO INVESTIGATE INMATE COMPLAINTS.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. TOKIOKA PBS/LMG, FIN  HCR200
HR163
University of Hawaii; Center on Aging; Gerontology Program
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII ADMINISTRATION TO SUPPORT THE CENTER ON AGING AND TO RE-OPEN THE GERONTOLOGY CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE HLT, FIN  HCR201
HR164
Vegetation encroachment; beach access and transit; study
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE OVERGROWTH OF INDUCED VEGETATION THAT INHIBITS BEACH ACCESS AND TRANSIT.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - Re-referred to WLO, referral sheet 46 MARUMOTO, MORITA, Chang, Har WLO  HCR202
HR165
Dislocated workers; study
REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS TO REPORT ON THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THE DISLOCATED WORKERS PROGRAM.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to LAB, EBM, FIN, referral sheet 36 MARUMOTO LAB, EBM, FIN  HCR203
HR166
Property and health ordinances; fines; multiple violations
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO INCREASE FINES FOR MULTIPLE VIOLATIONS OF COUNTY PROPERTY AND PUBLIC HEALTH ORDINANCES.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MARUMOTO WLO  HCR204
HR167 HD1
Veterans' Preference; Affordable Housing
REQUESTING THE DISSEMINATION OF INFORMATION TO THE PUBLIC ABOUT THE VETERANS PREFERENCE FOR TENANT SELECTION IN STATE LOW-INCOME HOUSING PROJECTS.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on LMG with none voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. MCKELVEY, EVANS, ITO, WARD, YAMASHITA, Choy HSG, HUS/HLT, LMG  HCR205
HR168 HD1
Illegal Immigration; Undocumented Workers
REQUESTING A JOINT AGENCY STUDY ON THE IMPACT OF ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MAGAOAY, BROWER, CHANG, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, Aquino, Berg, Herkes, Nakashima, Rhoads LAB, FIN  HCR207
HR169
Legislative Broadcast Program; House Procedures
ESTABLISHING POLICIES FOR THE LEGISLATIVE BROADCAST PROGRAM'S CABLECASTS OF HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES' PROCEEDINGS.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MAGAOAY, EVANS, SAY, TOKIOKA, Finnegan, B. Oshiro LMG, FIN
HR170 HD1
Environmental Response Tax Administration and Collection; MAudit
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION TO AUDIT THE PRODUCERS OF LIQUID FUEL FOR THEIR COMPLIANCE IN REPORTING THE ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSE TAX.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHOY FIN  HCR209
HR171 HD1
Procurement; Joint Legislative Procurement Working Group
REQUESTING THE FORMATION OF A JOINT LEGISLATIVE PROCUREMENT WORKING GROUP TO EVALUATE THE STATE PROCUREMENT CODE AND RECOMMEND IMPROVEMENTS.
(H ) 4/15/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. B. OSHIRO, CHONG, EVANS, HERKES, MAGAOAY, MCKELVEY, Say EBM, LMG  HCR210
HR172
Tour Boats; Sewage Discharge; Prohibition; Whale Sanctuary
URGING COMMERCIAL TOUR OPERATORS TO STOP RELEASING RAW SEWAGE WITHIN THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS HUMPBACK WHALE NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY, AND REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ADOPT RULES PROHIBITING THE DUMPING OF RAW SEWAGE WITHIN THE SANCTUARY AND ENSURE THE HARBORS ARE EQUIPPED WITH PROPER PUMP OUT FACILITIES.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 36 LUKE, MCKELVEY, Bertram, Har, Keith-Agaran, Nakashima, Souki, Wakai WLO, JUD  HCR211
HR173
Gray Water Recycling; Department of Health Rules
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO WORK WITH THE COUNTIES TO DEVELOP STRATEGIES FOR ESTABLISHING EFFECTIVE GRAY WATER RECYCLING PROGRAMS AND THE USE OF INDIVIDUAL RAIN CATCHMENT STORAGE SYSTEMS.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EEP/WLO, referral sheet 36 LUKE, KEITH-AGARAN, MCKELVEY, Bertram, Har, Nakashima, Souki, Wakai EEP/WLO  HCR212
HR174
Photovoltaic; Wind Electrical Generation
SUPPORTING PHOTOVOLTAIC AND WIND ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGIES TO REDUCE CONSUMPTION OF FOSSIL FUELS AND DECREASE UTILITY COSTS.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 36 LUKE EEP, CPC
HR175
Shorelines; Marine Protected No-Take Areas
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO PROTECT HAWAII'S MARINE RESOURCES.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 36 LUKE WLO, JUD
HR176
Reefs; Reef Fish; Management
URGING THE DIVISION OF AQUATIC RESOURCES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO PROTECT THE TOTAL REEF SYSTEM.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 36 LUKE WLO, JUD
HR177
Small Farm Support
SUPPORTING SMALL FARMERS WHO GROW FOOD CROPS LOCALLY AND WHOSE GROSS ANNUAL INCOME IS NO LESS THAN $1,000 AND NO MORE THAN $500,000 ANNUALLY.
(H ) 3/30/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. LUKE, KEITH-AGARAN, MCKELVEY, Bertram, Nakashima, Souki, Wakai AGR/WLO, FIN
HR178
Supporting energy efficiency and the further development of sustainable energy sources.
SUPPORTING ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND THE FURTHER DEVELOPMENT OF SUSTAINABLE ENERGY SOURCES.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 36 LUKE, MCKELVEY, KEITH-AGARAN, Bertram, Har, Nakashima, Souki, Wakai EEP, FIN
HR179
Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary
URGING THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO ADOPT RULES TO PROHIBIT THE DUMPING OF RAW SEWAGE WITHIN THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS HUMPBACK WHALE NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, TRN, referral sheet 36 LUKE, MCKELVEY, Bertram, Har, Keith-Agaran, Nakashima, Souki, Wakai WLO, TRN
HR180
Production of local renewable energy
SUPPORTING THE PRODUCTION OF LOCAL RENEWABLE ENERGY.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EEP/AGR, FIN, referral sheet 36 LUKE, MCKELVEY, KEITH-AGARAN, Bertram, Har, Nakashima, Souki, Wakai EEP/AGR, FIN
HR181
Supporting the suspension of ethanol gas requirements in Hawai‘i until Hawai‘i grown ethanol is available.
SUPPORTING THE SUSPENSION OF ETHANOL GAS REQUIREMENTS IN HAWAI‘I UNTIL HAWAI‘I-GROWN ETHANOL IS AVAILABLE.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 36 LUKE, KEITH-AGARAN, MCKELVEY, Bertram, Nakashima, Wakai EEP, CPC
HR182
Urging the United States Congress to establish the Patsy Mink North Shore Heritage Park on the island of Maui.
URGING CONGRESS TO SUPPORT THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE PATSY MINK NORTH SHORE HERITAGE PARK ON THE ISLAND OF MAUI.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 36 KEITH-AGARAN, LUKE, MCKELVEY, Bertram, Har, Nakashima, Souki, Wakai WLO, FIN
HR183
Hawaii Capital National Heritage Area
REQUESTING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION WITHDRAW ITS SUPPORT FOR THE HAWAII CAPITAL NATIONAL HERITAGE AREA.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on WLO with Representative(s) Bertram, Ching, Finnegan, Marumoto voting no and Representative(s) Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. LUKE HAW, WLO  HCR213
HR184 HD1
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Program; CDC
REQUESTING THAT FEDERAL FUNDING BE PROVIDED TO THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION TO ESTABLISH A CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE, MIZUNO HLT, FIN  HCR214
HR185
Pre-term Births; Cesarean Sections; Induction of Labor
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO REVIEW AND ASSESS THE POLICIES AND PROCEDURES IMPLEMENTED BY HOSPITALS TO REDUCE ELECTIVE CESAREAN SECTIONS AND INDUCTION OF LABOR.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE, MIZUNO HLT  HCR215
HR186
Inmate Re-integration Programs
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO UNDERTAKE A FEASIBILITY STUDY RELATED TO INMATE RE-INTEGRATION.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHONG, YAMASHITA PBS, FIN  HCR216
HR187 HD1
Scholarship Program; Study Abroad
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII BOARD OF REGENTS TO DEVELOP PLANS FOR A SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR HAWAII RESIDENTS TO STUDY ABROAD.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHONG HED/TCI, FIN  HCR217
HR188
Cemetery and Pre-need Funeral Authorities; Unclaimed Property Laws
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS TO RECOMMEND PROCEDURES AND LEGISLATION TO REQUIRE CEMETERY AND PRE-NEED FUNERAL AUTHORITIES TO COMPLY WITH UNCLAIMED PROPERTY LAWS UNDER CHAPTER 523A, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
(H ) 3/30/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. M. LEE CPC, FIN  HCR219
HR189 HD1
Lorraine, France; Sister State Relationship
REQUESTING THE SISTER STATE COMMITTEE TO EVALUATE AND DEVELOP RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE INITIATION OF A SISTER STATE OR PROVINCE RELATIONSHIP WITH LORRAINE, FRANCE.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. OSHIRO TCI, FIN  HCR220
HR190 HD1
Animals; Pet Protection Program
REQUESTING A SUNRISE ANALYSIS FOR THE REGISTRATION OF PET DEALERS IN HAWAI‘I.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on JUD as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Awana, Keith-Agaran, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Takai excused. SHIMABUKURO, MCKELVEY, Finnegan CPC, JUD  HCR221
HR191 HD1
Important Agricultural Lands; Food Security
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, TO IDENTIFY STATE-OWNED AGRICULTURAL LANDS SUITABLE FOR DAIRIES TO MAXIMIZE THE LIKELIHOOD THAT THE LAND CAN BE USED AS PASTURES BY DAIRIES FOR MILK PRODUCTION.
(H ) 4/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. SHIMABUKURO WLO, AGR  HCR222
HR192 HD1
Recognizing the Armenian Genocide Of 1915
DECLARING APRIL 24 AS A DAY OF REMEMBRANCE IN RECOGNITION AND COMMEMORATION OF THE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE OF 1915.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. RHOADS TCI  HCR224
HR193 HD2
Iolani Palace; World Heritage Site
URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR TO PLACE IOLANI PALACE ON THE NOMINATION LIST TO THE UNITED NATIONS EDUCATIONAL, SCIENTIFIC AND CULTURAL ORGANIZATION FOR WORLD HERITAGE SITE DESIGNATION.
(H ) 4/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. RHOADS, MANAHAN WLO, TCI  HCR225
HR194 HD1
Historic Preservation; Burial Site
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO REVIEW THE SYSTEM AND PROCEDURES FOR THE REVIEW OF NATIVE HAWAIIAN BURIAL SITES.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on WLO as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Takai excused. CARROLL, BROWER, C. LEE, MIZUNO HAW, WLO  HCR226
HR195
Aspartame, Approval, Food and Drug Administration
REQUESTING REVIEW OF EXISTING REPORTS AND STUDIES RELATED TO ASPARTAME AND RECISSION OF APPROVAL OF ASPARTAME FOR UNITED STATES MARKETS.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CARROLL, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO, Awana, Belatti, Brower, Chang, Ching, Coffman, Evans, Hanohano, Har, Ito, Magaoay, Manahan, Morita, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Takumi, Yamane HLT, FIN
HR196
Airports Leases; Rental Car Agencies
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO RECONSIDER ITS LEASE PRICES WITH RENTAL CAR AGENCIES AT MOLOKAI AIRPORT.
(H ) 3/30/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CARROLL, BROWER, C. Lee, Mizuno TRN, CPC, FIN  HCR227
HR197
Public Utilities; Interisland shipping
URGING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO NOT ALLOW YOUNG BROTHERS, LTD., TO DISCONTINUE LESS-THAN-CONTAINER-LOAD SHIPPING TO AND FROM MAUI, MOLOKAI, AND LANAI.
(H ) 3/30/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CARROLL, C. Lee TRN, CPC  HCR228
HR198
Kuleana Lands; Real Property Tax
URGING THE COUNTIES TO ADOPT MEASURES THAT PROVIDE REAL PROPERTY TAX RELIEF FOR OWNERS OF KULEANA LANDS.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on WLO with none voting no and Takai excused. CARROLL, BROWER, C. LEE, MIZUNO HAW, WLO, FIN  HCR229
HR199
Robotics; Undergraduate Certificate Program
ENCOURAGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING TO CREATE AN UNDERGRADUATE CERTIFICATE OF ROBOTICS AND EXPLORATION PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. BELATTI, HANOHANO, MAGAOAY, THIELEN, WARD, Aquino, Choy, Finnegan, Keith-Agaran, C. Lee, Luke, McKelvey, Morita, Nakashima, Rhoads, Wakai HED, FIN  HCR230
HR200
Mauna Kea; Preservation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO CONVENE MEETINGS WITH THE COMMUNITY TO ADDRESS STEWARDSHIP ISSUES AND AFFIRM THE STATE'S COMMITMENT TO A COOPERATIVE RELATIONSHIP WITH THE VARIED MEMBERS OF THE COMMUNITY CONCERNED WITH, AND CONNECTED TO, MAUNA KEA (MAUNA AWAKEA) AND ITS UNIQUE SPIRITUAL, CULTURAL, AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, HED, FIN, referral sheet 36 HANOHANO, BELATTI, BERG, CARROLL, LUKE, MORITA, WOOLEY, Tokioka WLO, HED, FIN  HCR231
HR201
Department of Land and Natural Resources
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO CONDUCT AN INDEPENDENT APPRAISAL OF MOLOKAI PROPERTIES LIMITED'S LANDHOLDINGS ON THE ISLAND OF MOLOKAI.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 36 CARROLL, BROWER, M. LEE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, SHIMABUKURO, Awana WLO, FIN  HCR232
HR202 HD1
Hawaiian Constitutional Convention
SUPPORTING EFFORTS BY THE HAWAIIAN COMMUNITY TO ORGANIZE AND CONVENE A CONFERENCE TO BEGIN DISCUSSIONS FOR A NATIVE HAWAIIAN SELF GOVERNANCE AND RECONCILIATION PROCESS.
(H ) 4/30/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CARROLL, AWANA, BROWER, EVANS, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, SHIMABUKURO HAW  HCR233
HR203
Molokai Community-Based Subsistence Fishing Area
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO DESIGNATE ALL STATE WATERS AND SUBMERGED LANDS WITHIN AN IRREGULAR LINE OF FIVE MILES OFFSHORE THAT IS PARALLEL TO THE CONTOURS OF MOLOKAI'S SHORELINE AS THE MOLOKAI COMMUNITY-BASED SUBSISTENCE FISHING AREA.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 36 CARROLL, BROWER, M. LEE, MCKELVEY, Evans, Mizuno WLO, JUD  HCR234
HR204
Agricultural Leases; Solar Energy Facilities
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO GIVE PRIORITY TO STATE LEASES FOR AGRICULTURAL AND RANCHING OPERATIONS OVER STATE LEASES FOR ENERGY FACILITY OPERATION PROJECTS WITH RESPECT TO LEASE EXTENSIONS AND RENEWALS.
(H ) 3/27/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CARROLL, BROWER, M. LEE, Awana, McKelvey, Mizuno AGR, EEP/WLO  HCR235
HR205
Board of Education; Single School Calendar
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO EXEMPT PUBLIC SCHOOLS ON MOLOKAI FROM THE SINGLE SCHOOL CALENDAR.
(H ) 3/25/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CARROLL, MCKELVEY, Brower, M. Lee, Mizuno EDN, FIN  HCR236
HR206
Department of Hawaiian Home Lands; Early Childhood Education Centers
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION CENTERS IN HAWAIIAN HOMESTEAD COMMUNITIES.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to HAW, EDN, FIN, referral sheet 36 CARROLL, BROWER, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, M. Lee HAW, EDN, FIN  HCR237
HR207
Ulalena Loop Road, Maui; Ownership; Attorney General Assistance
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO INVESTIGATE AND ASSIST IN THE RESOLUTION OF THE ISSUE OF OWNERSHIP OF ULALENA LOOP ROAD.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, TRN, FIN, referral sheet 36 CARROLL, AWANA, BROWER, M. LEE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, SHIMABUKURO, Chong, Evans WLO, TRN, FIN  HCR238
HR208
DLNR Resources; East Maui Beautification & Restoration Projects
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ALLOCATE FUNDS FOR BEAUTIFICATION AND RESTORATION PROJECTS ON EAST MAUI TO ELIMINATE INVASIVE SPECIES, RESTORE INSTREAM FLOWS, AND PROVIDE FOR ADDITIONAL CONSERVATION AND RESOURCES ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 36 CARROLL, BROWER, EVANS, M. LEE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, SHIMABUKURO, Awana WLO, FIN  HCR239
HR209
Increase Foster Board Payment Rates; DHS Feasibility Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO DETERMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF INCREASING THE BOARD PAYMENT RATE FOR FOSTER BOARDING HOME PARENTS, GROUP HOMES, AND CHILD CARING INSTITUTIONS.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Takai excused. CARROLL, BROWER, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, M. Lee HUS, FIN  HCR240
HR210
State Holiday; Blessed Damien
DECLARING OCTOBER 11TH A STATE HOLIDAY IN HONOR OF BLESSED DAMIEN.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. CARROLL, AWANA, BROWER, COFFMAN, EVANS, HAR, M. LEE, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, SHIMABUKURO, WAKAI, YAMANE, Chong TCI, FIN  HCR241
HR211 HD1
REQUESTING THE HAWAII VISITORS AND CONVENTION BUREAU IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII ACADEMY FOR CREATIVE MEDIA, NAFSA: ASSOCIATION OF INTERNATIONAL EDUCATORS, AND THE HAWAII HOTEL AND LODGING ASSOCIATION TO DEVELOP A PROGRAM AND PRODUCE A FILM PROMOTING HAWAII AS AN EDUCATION AND TRAINING DESTINATION OF CHOICE.
REQUESTING THE HAWAII VISITORS AND CONVENTION BUREAU IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII ACADEMY FOR CREATIVE MEDIA, NAFSA: ASSOCIATION OF INTERNATIONAL EDUCATORS, AND THE HAWAII HOTEL AND LODGING ASSOCIATION TO DEVELOP A PROGRAM AND PRODUCE A FILM PROMOTING HAWAII AS AN EDUCATION AND TRAINING DESTINATION OF CHOICE.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Awana, Keith-Agaran, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Takai excused. CHANG, MANAHAN HED/TCI, FIN  HCR242
HR212
Repairing healthcare; sustainable wellness
ENSURING THAT ANY LEGISLATIVE EFFORT TO REPAIR THE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM IN HAWAII SHOULD INCORPORATE SUSTAINABLE WELLNESS PROGRAMS THAT ADDRESS THE UNDERLYING CAUSAL FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH CHRONIC DISEASE.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. FINNEGAN, BROWER, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, SHIMABUKURO, Carroll, Choy, Marumoto, Pine, Ward HLT, FIN  HCR244
HR213
Capitol parking structure; use of headlights
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO REQUIRE ALL MOTOR VEHICLES TO USE THEIR HEADLIGHTS WHILE DRIVING IN THE CAPITOL'S PARKING STRUCTURE.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting no and Awana, Keith-Agaran, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Takai excused. FINNEGAN, BROWER, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, Carroll, Choy, Marumoto, Mizuno, Pine, Shimabukuro, Ward TRN, JUD  HCR245
HR214 HD1
Teen Dating Violence; Education; Task Force; Policy
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP A POLICY AGAINST TEEN DATING VIOLENCE AND ABUSE.
(H ) 4/9/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. FINNEGAN, AWANA, Belatti, Cabanilla, Carroll, Choy, Luke, Pine HUS, EDN  HCR246
HR215
RESPECTFULLY REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO WORK WITH THE COMMUNITY ON THE SIDE EFFECTS OF CANE BURNING.
RESPECTFULLY REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO WORK WITH THE COMMUNITY ON THE SIDE EFFECTS OF CANE BURNING.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to AGR, HLT, referral sheet 36 BERTRAM, McKelvey AGR, HLT
HR216
Government Services
REQUESTING EACH STATE AGENCY THAT IS PLANNING ANY ACTION THAT WILL RESULT IN REDUCTIONS IN SERVICES TO THE PUBLIC TO CONSIDER THE POSSIBLE IMPACT THE REDUCED SERVICES WILL HAVE ON RURAL COMMUNITIES AND TO PROVIDE PREFERENCE TO ENSURING CONTINUED SERVICE TO THOSE RURAL COMMUNITIES.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to FIN, referral sheet 36 HERKES FIN  HCR247
HR217
Papaikou Development; LUC; Community Development Process
URGING THE STATE LAND USE COMMISSION TO WITHHOLD APPROVAL OF THE PETITION FOR LAND USE DISTRICT BOUNDARY AMENDMENTS FOR THAT CERTAIN PROPERTY IDENTIFIED AS TAX MAP KEY NUMBERS (3) 2-7-4:25 (POR.) AND (3) 2-7-4:140 (POR.), LAND USE COMMISSION DOCKET NUMBER A08-781, UNTIL THE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PROCESS FOR THE HAMAKUA DISTRICT IS COMPLETED.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 36 NAKASHIMA WLO, JUD  HCR248
HR218
Moratorium; Biological Control Agents; Food Resources
REQUESTING A MORATORIUM ON THE RELEASE OF BIOLOGICAL CONTROL AGENTS FOR THE ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT OF PLANT SPECIES THAT ALSO SERVE AS FOOD RESOURCES.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to AGR/WLO, HLT, referral sheet 36 NAKASHIMA AGR/WLO, HLT  HCR249
HR219
DLNR review of boards, commission, task forces, councils, etc.
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO REVIEW ALL BOARDS, COMMISSIONS, COUNCILS, COMMITTEES, WORKING GROUPS, AND TASK FORCES TO DETERMINE WHICH OF THESE CAN BE ELIMINATED.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. ITO, HAR WLO, FIN  HCR250
HR220
Relating to the commercial fisheries industry.
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, DIVISION OF AQUATIC RESOURCES, TO CONSULT AND CONFER WITH LICENSED SPECIALIZED FISHING PRACTITIONERS PRIOR TO IMPLEMENTING REVISED OR NEW REGULATIONS AFFECTING THESE STYLES OF NEAR-SHORE COMMERCIAL FISHING AND TO SEEK ADVISE FROM AND WORK COLLABORATIVELY WITH THEM ON ANY AND ALL FUTURE REGULATIONS RELATING TO COMMERCIAL FISHING.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. ITO WLO  HCR251
HR221
Hawaii Paroling Authority; Management Audit
REQUESTING THE STATE AUDITOR TO EXAMINE THE RATIONALE AND MANAGEMENT OF THE HAWAII PAROLING AUTHORITY.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on LMG with none voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. HANOHANO, BERG PBS, LMG  HCR252
HR222
Lanakila Multi-Purpose Senior Center
URGING THE GOVERNOR AND THE DIRECTOR OF HEALTH TO SUPPORT ADEQUATE FUNDING FOR THE LANAKILA MULTI-PURPOSE SENIOR CENTER.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to HLT/HUS, FIN, referral sheet 36 CHING, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, Awana, Choy, Evans, Finnegan, Marumoto, Pine HLT/HUS, FIN  HCR253
HR223 HD1
Falls of Clyde; historic jewel of Hawaii
REQUESTING THE STATE TO RECOGNIZE THE HISTORICAL SIGNIFICANCE OF THE FALLS OF CLYDE AS A SAILING JEWEL OF HAWAII.
(H ) 4/8/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHING, AWANA, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, Aquino, Bertram, Evans, Finnegan, Keith-Agaran, C. Lee, Magaoay, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Pine, Rhoads, Tokioka TRN  HCR254
HR224
Nu`uanu Valley; `Awai
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND OTHER STATE AGENCIES RECOGNIZE THE IMPORTANCE OF AND ASSIST IN THE PRESERVATION OF THE NU`UANU `AUWAI SYSTEM.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 36 CHING, AWANA, MCKELVEY, Aquino, Belatti, Bertram, Evans, Finnegan, Keith-Agaran, C. Lee, Magaoay, Manahan, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Pine, Rhoads, Tokioka WLO, FIN  HCR255
HR225
Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium
STRONGLY URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE CITY OF HONOLULU TO HONOR ACT 15 OF THE 1921 TERRITORIAL LEGISLATURE BY PRESERVING THE WAIKIKI WAR MEMORIAL NATATORIUM IN ITS ORIGINAL LOCATION ON THE WAIKIKI SHORE.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, referral sheet 36 CHING, AWANA, BERTRAM, MCKELVEY, Evans, Finnegan, Keith-Agaran, C. Lee, Magaoay, Nakashima, Pine, Tokioka WLO  HCR256
HR226
Honolulu Police Department; concurrent jurisdiction; enforce laws
REAFFIRMING THE CONCURRENT JURISDICTION OF THE HONOLULU POLICE DEPARTMENT TO UPHOLD AND ENFORCE THE LAWS OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU AND STATE OF HAWAII ON STATE OWNED LANDS WITHIN THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 36 CHING, Awana, McKelvey WLO, JUD
HR227
Moped license plates and fines
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO INCREASE THE FINES ON ILLEGAL MOPEDS AND TO CREATE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF PUTTING LICENSE PLATES ON MOPEDS.
(H ) 4/1/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CHING, AWANA, FINNEGAN, MANAHAN, Choy, Evans, McKelvey, Pine TRN, JUD
HR228
State Historic Preservation Division; return to downtown area
REQUESTING THAT THE STATE HISTORIC PRESERVATION DIVISION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES BE RELOCATED BACK INTO THE DOWNTOWN AREA.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 36 CHING, Awana, Evans, Magaoay, McKelvey, Pine WLO, FIN  HCR257
HR229
Homestead Lease; Assignment of Interest
REQUESTING THAT THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES MAKE A DETERMINATION ON THE APPLICATION OF ACT 166, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2000, ON A REQUEST BEFORE IT TO CONSENT TO THE ASSIGNMENT OF A HOMESTEAD LEASE.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting no and Takai excused. SAY WLO, JUD  HCR258
HR230
Cigarette Tax for the Center for Cardiovascular Research.
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY OF USING PROCEEDS FROM THE CIGARETTE TAX FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE CENTER FOR CARDIOVASCULAR RESEARCH.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to HLT/HED, FIN, referral sheet 36 SAY HLT/HED, FIN  HCR259
HR231 HD1
Renewable Energy; Public Utilities Commission
REQUESTING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO GRANT A WAIVER ALLOWING HAWAII ELECTRIC AND LIGHT COMPANY TO CONTINUE ITS NEGOTIATIONS WITH KAHUA RANCH AND NA MAKANI MOA E KU, LLC, ON THE KAHUA FAST-RESPONSE HYDRO PROJECT.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on CPC as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Awana, Keith-Agaran, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Takai excused. SAY EEP, CPC  HCR260
HR232
Ewa Drum Fill Storage Site and Varona Village Land Exchange
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO COMPLETE THE EXCHANGE OF LAND AT EWA DRUM FILL STORAGE SITE FOR LAND NEAR VARONA VILLAGE.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to HAW, FIN, referral sheet 36 SAY HAW, FIN  HCR261
HR233
DOE; Weighted Student Formula; Community Meetings
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO FACILITATE DISCUSSION WITHIN THE COMMUNITY ON THE FUNDING INADEQUACIES OF THE WEIGHTED STUDENT FORMULA, PARTICULARLY FOR SMALLER RURAL SCHOOLS, AND EXPLORE ALTERNATIVE MODELS OR FORMULAS TO THE WEIGHTED STUDENT FORMULA IN THE INTEREST OF MAXIMIZING FUNDING EQUITY TO PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - This measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Wednesday 04/08/09 2:00 PM in conference room 309. NAKASHIMA EDN, FIN  HCR263
HR234
Former Noriko's Property; Working Group
REQUESTING THE KAHALU‘U NEIGHBORHOOD BOARD TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO CONDUCT A STUDY RELATING TO THE ACQUISITION, USE, AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE FORMER NORIKO'S PROPERTY IN KAHALU‘U, OAHU.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 36 WOOLEY WLO, FIN  HCR264
HR235
Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs; Cable Television Division; Audit
REQUESTING A MANAGEMENT AND FINANCIAL AUDIT OF THE CABLE TELEVISION DIVISION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on LMG with none voting no and Awana, Keith-Agaran, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Takai excused. WOOLEY (BR) CPC, LMG  HCR265
HR236
Gray Water; Building Permits
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO AUTHORIZE GRAY WATER RECYCLING SYSTEMS FOR RESIDENTIAL PREMISES UNDER APPROPRIATE CIRCUMSTANCES.
(H ) 4/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. WOOLEY EEP, HSG  HCR266
HR237
Genetically Modified Organisms; Task Force
REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A TASK FORCE TO DISCUSS ISSUES, STUDY IMPACTS, AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS RELATING TO GENETICALLY MODIFIED ORGANISMS, PUBLIC HEALTH, AND ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to AGR/EEP/HED, JUD, referral sheet 36 WOOLEY AGR/EEP/HED, JUD  HCR267
HR238
Developmental Disabilities; Advocacy
URGING CONGRESS TO OPPOSE THE PROPOSED RULE AMENDMENTS PUBLISHED ON APRIL 10, 2008 IN THE FEDERAL REGISTER (73 FED. REG. 19708) THAT IMPLEMENT THE DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES ASSISTANCE AND BILL OF RIGHTS ACT OF 2000, AND TO SUPPORT NEW SECTIONS IN THE UPCOMING REAUTHORIZATION.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. MIZUNO, BROWER HUS/HLT, JUD  HCR268
HR239
Education; Task Force
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATURE TO CONVENE A JOINT TASK FORCE TO REVIEW THE STATUS, PROGRESS, AND RESULTS OF ACT 51, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2004, AND TO DEVELOP A FORMAL PROGRAMMATIC EVALUATION AND IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF THE THIRTEEN MAIN ELEMENTS OF ACT 51, INCLUDING RECOMMENDATION FOR IMPROVING, MODIFYING, AND AMENDING ACT 51.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 36 NAKASHIMA, HANOHANO, Berg, Bertram, Chang, Coffman, Evans EDN, FIN  HCR269
HR240
General Excise Tax; Maui County
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION UNDERTAKE A STUDY TO DETERMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF EXEMPTING FROM THE GENERAL EXCISE TAX IMPOSED UNDER CHAPTER 237, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, LESS THAN CONTAINER LOAD SHIPPING TO THE ISLANDS OF THE COUNTY OF MAUI.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Awana, Keith-Agaran, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Takai excused. CARROLL TRN, FIN  HCR270
HR241 HD1
Hawaiian Homelands; Adequate Funding
URGING THE GOVERNOR AND THE LEGISLATURE TO REQUEST AND PROVIDE FOR SUFFICIENT FUNDING FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Takai excused. CARROLL HAW, FIN  HCR271
HR242 HD1
Rules of the House of Representatives; House Administrative and Financial Manual; Legislative Employees
URGING THE MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO SUPPORT AMENDMENTS TO THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES RULES AND ADMINISTRATIVE AND FINANCIAL MANUAL TO IMPOSE A DUTY OF A MEMBER TO ENSURE THEIR PERMANENT AND SESSION EMPLOYEES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ARE ENGAGING IN PRACTICES THAT ARE NOT VIEWED AS A CONFLICT OF INTEREST TO THE SCOPE OF THEIR DUTIES BY TESTIFYING BEFORE THE LEGISLATURE DURING NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS.
(H ) 4/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. TOKIOKA, HAR, B. OSHIRO, Awana, Chong, Herkes, Ito, Souki LMG
HR243
EWA DEVELOPMENT PLAN.
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO EXPEDITE THE REVIEW OF THE EWA DEVELOPMENT PLAN.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, AGR, referral sheet 36 CABANILLA, AWANA, Tsuji WLO, AGR  HCR272
HR244
Hoakalei Resort and Marina; Establishment of a Ferry System
ENCOURAGING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A FERRY SYSTEM FROM THE HOAKALEI RESORT AND MARINA IN EWA BEACH TO DOWNTOWN HONOLULU.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA, AWANA, MCKELVEY, Evans, M. Lee, Tsuji TRN, FIN  HCR273
HR245
Republic of the Philippines, Nursing training.
URGING THE UNITED NATIONS, AND THE CONGRESS AND PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES TO TAKE AFFIRMATIVE ACTION TO PROMOTE THE NURSING PROFESSION AND PREVENT THE EXPLOITATION OF FILIPINO NURSES.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to HLT, TCI, referral sheet 36 CABANILLA, M. Lee, Magaoay, Mizuno, Sagum, Yamashita HLT, TCI  HCR274
HR246
HOV/Zipper Lanes; Increase Minimum Number of Persons to Two
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CHANGE THE REQUIRED MINIMUM NUMBER OF PERSONS CARRIED IN A MOTOR VEHICLE WHILE TRAVELING ON A HIGH OCCUPANCY VEHICLE LANE FROM THREE TO TWO PASSENGERS.
(H ) 4/1/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. HAR TRN, JUD  HCR275
HR247
Airport Concessions; Preference to Local Vendors
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO ENCOURAGE EACH HOLDER OF A CONCESSION CONTRACT AT A STATE AIRPORT TO GIVE FIRST RIGHT OF REFUSAL TO LOCAL VENDORS TO SUPPLY GOODS, WARES, MERCHANDISE, AND SERVICES TO THE CONCESSION.
(H ) 4/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. C. LEE, BROWER, NISHIMOTO, Keith-Agaran TRN, EBM  HCR276
HR248
Waste-to-energy conversion technology; Landfills
REQUESTING ALL COUNTIES TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF WASTE-TO-ENERGY CONVERSION TECHNOLOGY TO DISPOSE OF SOLID WASTE, RATHER THAN EXPAND OR CREATE NEW LANDFILLS.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EEP/WLO, FIN, referral sheet 36 C. LEE, BROWER, NISHIMOTO, Coffman, Keith-Agaran, Nakashima, Rhoads, Wakai, Ward EEP/WLO, FIN  HCR277
HR249
City Council; Special Elections
REQUESTING THE HONOLULU CITY COUNCIL TO SUPPORT A CHARTER AMENDMENT TO EXTEND THE PERIOD OF TIME FOR FILING A VACANT OFFICE.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 36 C. LEE JUD
HR250
50th Anniversary of Statehood; Works of Art; Counties
REQUESTING THE MAYOR OF EACH COUNTY TO SUBMIT AN ARTWORK TO BE DISPLAYED AT THE STATE CAPITOL IN CELEBRATION OF THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF STATEHOOD.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. C. LEE, BROWER, KEITH-AGARAN, Aquino, Choy, Nishimoto, Wakai TCI
HR251
HPHA; Eviction Process; Streamlining
URGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO STREAMLINE THE EVICTION PROCESS TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL GUIDELINES.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting no and Awana, Keith-Agaran, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Takai excused. CABANILLA, EVANS, Awana, Brower, Coffman, M. Lee, Tsuji, Ward HSG, JUD  HCR279
HR252
Elderly and disabled housing.
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO REMOVE CARE HOMES FROM THE DEFINITION OF GROUP LIVING FACILITY.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to HUS/HLT, WLO, referral sheet 36 CABANILLA, Awana, Brower, Coffman, Tsuji HUS/HLT, WLO  HCR280
HR253
Hawaii Public Housing Authority, preferences.
URGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO PROVIDE FAIR AND EQUAL ACCESS TO PUBLIC HOUSING BY REMOVING PREFERENCES IN THE APPLICATION PROCESS.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA, BROWER, Awana, Coffman, Evans, Tsuji HSG, FIN  HCR281
HR254 HD1
Hawaii Public Housing Authority, minimum rent.
URGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO INCREASE THE MINIMUM RENT SCHEDULE.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA, AWANA, EVANS HSG, FIN  HCR282
HR255 HD1
HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY, FIVE YEAR MAXIMUM STAY.
URGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO INSTITUTE A FIVE YEAR MAXIMUM STAY FOR PUBLIC HOUSING.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Takai excused. CABANILLA, AWANA, Brower, Coffman, Tsuji, Ward HSG, FIN  HCR283
HR256
Earth Hour; March 28, 2009
RECOGNIZING EARTH HOUR BY ENCOURAGING THE PEOPLE OF HAWAII TO TURN OFF THEIR LIGHTS FROM 8:30 P.M. TO 9:30 P.M., HAWAII STANDARD TIME, ON MARCH 28, 2009.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EEP, referral sheet 36 MCKELVEY EEP  HCR284
HR257
United States National Health Care Act
URGING CONGRESS TO APPROVE THE UNITED STATES NATIONAL HEALTH CARE ACT.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to HLT, CPC, referral sheet 36 MORITA HLT, CPC  HCR285
HR258
DLNR; DHHL; Kauai Police Dept; Anahola Beach Park; Enforcement
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS, AND THE KAUAI POLICE DEPARTMENT TO ENTER INTO A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING REGARDING THE ENFORCEMENT OF STATE LAWS AND COUNTY ORDINANCES AT ANAHOLA AND ALIOMANU BEACH AREA.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, HAW, JUD, referral sheet 36 MORITA, TOKIOKA, Sagum WLO, HAW, JUD  HCR286
HR259 HD1
Daylight Savings Time
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO GATHER AND COMPILE INFORMATION ON DAYLIGHT SAVINGS AND ITS EFFECT ON CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENERGY-USE REDUCTION.
(H ) 4/8/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MORITA EEP  HCR287
HR260
Hawaiian Monk Seal Day
URGING THE STATE OF HAWAII TO RECOGNIZE THE THIRD SATURDAY OF EVERY APRIL AS "HAWAIIAN MONK SEAL DAY" AND TO COORDINATE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE RECOVERY PLAN FOR THE HAWAIIAN MONK SEAL WITH THE FEDERAL AND COUNTY GOVERNMENTS.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, referral sheet 36 MORITA, BROWER, C. LEE, Coffman, Keith-Agaran WLO  HCR288
HR261
Invasive Species; Pilot Program
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO START A PILOT PROJECT BY WORKING COLLABORATIVELY WITH THE LANDSCAPE INDUSTRY COUNCIL OF HAWAII, HAWAII FOREST INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION, FARM BUREAU FEDERATION OF HAWAII, AND CONSERVATION GROUPS TO ASSESS THE INVASIVE POTENTIAL VERSUS THE BENEFIT OF NEW AND EXISTING PLANTS AND RESTRICT THE USE AND ENTRY OF PLANTS WITH MORE RISK THAN BENEFIT.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to AGR/WLO, FIN, referral sheet 36 AWANA, CABANILLA, Carroll, Pine AGR/WLO, FIN  HCR289
HR262
Commending Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices
COMMENDING THE ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON IMMUNIZATION PRACTICES FOR ITS RECOMMENDATION TO IMMUNIZE ALL CHILDREN AGES SIX MONTHS THROUGH AGE EIGHTEEN BEGINNING JULY 1, 2009.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, CABANILLA, Pine HLT, FIN  HCR290
HR263
Ewa Development Plan; Waianae Sustainable Communities Plan; Oahu Metropolitan Planning Organization
REQUESTING THAT THE OAHU METROPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATION AND THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND PERMITTING DEVELOP A PLANNING TEMPLATE FOR ENSURING SUFFICIENT REGIONAL HIGHWAY AND ROADWAY DEVELOPMENT TO MEET THE NEEDS OF EMERGING RESIDENTIAL COMMUNITIES IN THE EWA DEVELOPMENT PLAN AND THE WAIANAE SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES PLAN.
(H ) 4/28/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, PINE, Chong TRN  HCR291
HR264 HD1
Lualualei Naval Road; Emergency Evacuation Routes
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY OF USING LUALUALEI NAVAL ROAD AS AN EVACUATION ROUTE IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY OR NATURAL DISASTER ON THE LEEWARD COAST.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. AWANA, CABANILLA, EVANS, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, TSUJI, WAKAI, Berg, Carroll, Choy, Ito, Marumoto, Pine, Tokioka, Wooley, Yamane PBS/LMG, FIN  HCR292
HR265
Congress
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO EDUCATE THE PUBLIC ON THE NEED FOR AN ACCURATE CENSUS COUNT FOR PURPOSES OF AN ACCURATE CONGRESSIONAL REPRESENTATION.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 36 BROWER, AWANA, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, RHOADS, WAKAI, Aquino, Belatti, Bertram, Cabanilla, Carroll, Chang, Coffman, Evans, Herkes, Ito, Karamatsu, Keith-Agaran, C. Lee, M. Lee, Luke, Magaoay, McKelvey, Morita, Nishimoto, Souki, Takumi, Ward, Yamashita JUD  HCR293
HR266 HD1
Homeless in Abandoned Vehicles
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SERVICES, IN COLLABORATION WITH OTHER AGENCIES, TO ASSIST IN RESOLVING ISSUES RELATED TO HOMELESS LIVING IN ABANDONED VEHICLES.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. BROWER, C. LEE, MIZUNO, Aquino, Awana, Berg, Bertram, Carroll, Choy, Coffman, Evans, Hanohano, Karamatsu, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Luke, Magaoay, McKelvey, Nishimoto, B. Oshiro, Saiki, Souki, Wakai, Ward, Yamashita HSG/WLO, TRN, JUD  HCR294
HR267
Traffic Violations
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO IDENTIFY A PLAN TO COLLECT UNADJUDICATED FINES AND TO CONSOLIDATE ITS BACKLOG OF WARRANTS.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - The committees on PBS recommend that the measure be HELD. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Hanohano, Aquino, Awana, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Nakashima, Takumi, Yamashita, Pine; Ayes with reservations: Rhoads; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Saiki, Souki. BROWER, HANOHANO, C. LEE, MIZUNO, Aquino, Berg, Bertram, Cabanilla, Carroll, Chong, Choy, Coffman, Evans, Ito, Karamatsu, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Luke, Magaoay, McKelvey, Nishimoto, B. Oshiro, Rhoads, Saiki, Souki, Wakai PBS, JUD, FIN  HCR295
HR268
Punahou Circle Apartments; National Register of Historic Places
URGING THE EMMA KWOCK CHUN CORPORATION, THE STATE HISTORIC PRESERVATION OFFICE, AND THE HISTORIC HAWAII FOUNDATION TO APPLY FOR PLACEMENT OF PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA'S PUNAHOU CIRCLE APARTMENT ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on WLO with Marumoto voting no and Luke, Mizuno, Saiki, Takai excused. BROWER, BELATTI, KEITH-AGARAN, M. LEE, MIZUNO, B. OSHIRO, RHOADS, Aquino, Awana, Berg, Bertram, Cabanilla, Carroll, Chang, Chong, Choy, Coffman, Evans, Hanohano, Herkes, Karamatsu, C. Lee, Luke, Magaoay, Nishimoto, Saiki, Takumi, Ward, Yamashita TCI, WLO  HCR296
HR269
Hepatitis B; Increased Federal Funding
URGING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO SEEK INCREASED FEDERAL FUNDING TO INITIATE MORE COMPREHENSIVE AND WIDESPREAD HEPATITIS B EDUCATION, PREVENTION, AND TREATMENT PROGRAMS IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. BROWER, CARROLL, HANOHANO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, Aquino, Awana, Belatti, Berg, Bertram, Cabanilla, Chang, Chong, Choy, Coffman, Evans, Herkes, Karamatsu, Keith-Agaran, C. Lee, M. Lee, Luke, Magaoay, Nakashima, Nishimoto, B. Oshiro, Saiki, Souki, Takumi, Wakai, Ward, Yamashita HLT, FIN  HCR297
HR270 HD1
Filipino Veterans, Family reunification
URGING THE UNITED STATES PRESIDENT, SENATE, AND HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO ENACT LEGISLATION TO EXPEDITE IMMIGRANT VISAS FOR FAMILY REUNIFICATION OF CERTAIN FILIPINO VETERANS OF WORLD WAR II.
(H ) 4/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA HUS, EBM  HCR298
HR271
State Parks; Bicycle Racks
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO INSTALL ADDITIONAL BICYCLE RACKS AT STATE PARKS.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 36 WARD, BROWER, Belatti, Choy, Coffman, Ito, Mizuno, Magaoay, Manahan, Saiki WLO, FIN  HCR299
HR272
Ka Iwi; State Wilderness Preserve
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CLASSIFY KA IWI SHORELINE AS A STATE WILDERNESS PRESERVE.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 36 WARD, BERTRAM, CHING, HANOHANO, MARUMOTO, Awana, Cabanilla, Finnegan, Luke, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Souki WLO, FIN  HCR300
HR273
Glycemic Index Program; Department of Health Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO INVESTIGATE THE FEASIBILITY OF IMPLEMENTING A GLYCEMIC INDEX PROGRAM IN THE STATE TO LEAD THE NATION IN A GLYCEMIC INDEX LABELING INITIATIVE.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to HLT, FIN, referral sheet 36 WARD, MIZUNO, Aquino, Awana, Bertram, Chang, Coffman, Finnegan, Marumoto, McKelvey, Sagum HLT, FIN  HCR301
HR274
HCDA; bike path through downtown; request
URGING THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO CREATE AND MAINTAIN A BIKE PATH THROUGH THE HONOLULU DOWNTOWN AREA.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on WLO with none voting no and Takai excused. WARD, AWANA, BERTRAM, CHING, FINNEGAN, HANOHANO, MARUMOTO, THIELEN, Cabanilla, Luke, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Souki TRN, WLO, FIN  HCR302
HR275
Peace Corps Expansion Act of 2009; support
SUPPORTING THE PEACE CORPS EXPANSION ACT OF 2009.
(H ) 4/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, AWANA, FINNEGAN, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, Aquino, Belatti, Bertram, Chang, Coffman, Nakashima, Pine, Sagum HUS  HCR303
HR276
Child Human-Rights Abuses; Northern Uganda
CONDEMNING THE HUMAN-RIGHTS ATROCITIES AND VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN IN NORTHERN UGANDA AND THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO, AND URGING CONGRESS TO LEAD THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY IN EFFORTS TO PROTECT THE CHILDREN OF UGANDA AND THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO.
(H ) 4/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, FINNEGAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, Aquino, Awana, Belatti, Bertram, Chang, Coffman, Marumoto, Nakashima, Pine, Sagum HUS  HCR304
HR277 HD1
UH Manoa; Muslims in Asia Research and Institute
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA TO ESTABLISH A MUSLIMS IN ASIA RESEARCH AND STUDIES INSTITUTE.
(H ) 4/17/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, MIZUNO, Bertram, Coffman TCI, FIN  HCR305
HR278
Energy efficiency; State Capitol; air conditioning
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO PROMOTE ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND REDUCE UTILITY COSTS BY REDUCING AIR CONDITIONING USAGE AT THE STATE CAPITOL.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 36 WARD, AWANA, COFFMAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, Aquino, Bertram, Nakashima, Pine, Sagum EEP, FIN  HCR306
HR279
Office of Planning; Land Use Commission; petition; request
SUPPORTING THE STATE OFFICE OF PLANNING AND PERMITTING'S PETITION TO RECLASSIFY STATE-OWNED LAND ON THE KA IWI SHORELINE FROM URBAN TO CONSERVATION, AND REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO NOT ISSUE ANY PERMITS ALLOWING THE DEVELOPMENT ON SUCH LAND, PENDING THE FINAL DISPOSITION OF THE PETITION.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 36 WARD, AWANA, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, Aquino, Belatti, Berg, Bertram, Finnegan, Nishimoto WLO, JUD  HCR307
HR280
Landlords; commercial leases
URGING LANDLORDS TO HELP COMMERCIAL TENANTS MAINTAIN THEIR LEASES IN ORDER TO CONTINUE THEIR BUSINESS DURING DIFFICULT ECONOMIC TIMES.
(H ) 3/24/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. WARD, BROWER, MIZUNO, Belatti, Coffman, Ito, Magaoay, Manahan, Saiki EBM, JUD  HCR308
HR281
Tibet; human rights violations; condemnation
DENOUNCING THE VIOLATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN TIBET.
(H ) 4/16/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, AWANA, CHANG, FINNEGAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, Aquino, Belatti, Bertram, Coffman, Marumoto, Nakashima, Pine, Sagum HUS  HCR309
HR282
Neighborhood boards; not to reduce
URGING THE MAYOR OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO NOT DECREASE THE NUMBER OF NEIGHBORHOOD BOARDS.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 36 WARD, MIZUNO, Bertram, Marumoto, McKelvey JUD, FIN  HCR310
HR283
Online grading and homework system
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO MAKE GRADES AND HOMEWORK AVAILABLE TO PARENTS ONLINE.
(H ) 3/25/2009 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. WARD, AWANA, FINNEGAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, Aquino, Belatti, Bertram, Chang, Coffman, Marumoto, Pine, Sagum EDN, FIN  HCR311
HR284
HECO; Pay-As-You-Save Program
REQUESTING THE HAWAIIAN ELECTRIC COMPANY TO EXPAND IT'S "PAY-AS-YOU-SAVE" PROGRAM FOR PEOPLE WHO INSTALL SOLAR WATER HEATING SYSTEMS AND PHOTOVOLTAIC HEATING SYSTEMS.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 36 WARD, BERTRAM, CHING, FINNEGAN, HANOHANO, MARUMOTO, THIELEN, Awana, Cabanilla, Luke, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Souki EEP, CPC  HCR312
HR285
Reynaldo D. Graulty; Retirement
CONGRATULATING REYNALDO D. GRAULTY ON THE OCCASION OF HIS RETIREMENT.
(H ) 3/19/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. WAKAI
HR286
U.S. Small Business Administration
RECOGNIZING AND HONORING THE U.S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION'S DEDICATION TO THE SMALL BUSINESS COMMUNITY.
(H ) 3/19/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHOY
HR287
None
COMMENDS AND CONGRATULATES LEIMOMI MO'OKINI LUM FOR OUTSTANDING SERVICES IN PERPETUATING HAWAII'S ANCIENT CULTURAL HERITAGE.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. SOUKI
HR288
UH 2008-2009 CHEER SQUAD
CONGRATULATING UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII 2008-2009 CHEER SQUAD CHEERLEADING CHAMPIONS OF RAH! PAULA ABDUL'S CHEERLEADING BOWL.
(H ) 3/20/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. BROWER, AWANA, HANOHANO, KARAMATSU, C. LEE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, B. OSHIRO, Aquino, Berg, Bertram, Choy, Coffman, Evans, Herkes, Ito, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Magaoay, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Saiki, Souki, Takumi, Wakai, Yamashita
HR289
None
RECOGNIZING AND CONGRATULATING LEILEHUA HIGH SCHOOL MULES BOYS CROSS COUNTRY TEAM FOR WINNING THE 2008 HONOLULU MARATHON/HAWAII HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION CROSS COUNTRY STATE CHAMPIONSHIP.
(H ) 3/23/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. OSHIRO, M. LEE, YAMANE
HR290
Teacher of the Year
CONGRATULATING BEBI DAVIS AS THE 2009 HAWAII STATE TEACHER OF THE YEAR, AND GLENN LEE, PEGGY ANN PAVAO, RAMONA TAKAHASHI, JOHN CONSTANINOU, ROBERTA KOKX, AND MARY LARDIZABAL AS THE 2009 HAWAII STATE DISTRICT TEACHERS OF THE YEAR.
(H ) 3/23/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI, BERG
HR291
Roy 2008 Principals Masayuki Tokioka
CONGRATULATING RUTH SILBERSTEIN AS HAWAII'S 2008 NATIONAL DISTINGUISHED PRINCIPAL, MEREDITH MAEDA AS HAWAII'S NOMINEE FOR THE METLIFE/NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SECONDARY SCHOOL PRINCIPALS HAWAII HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR, LYNN KAHOOHALAHALA AS HAWAII'S 2008 STATE ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR BY THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SECONDARY SCHOOL PRINCIPALS, AND MYRON MONTE AS THE 5TH ANNUAL WINNER OF THE MASAYUKI TOKIOKA AWARD.
(H ) 3/24/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI, BERG
HR292
Hawaiian Civic Club Acknowledgement
CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING THE HAWAIIAN CIVIC CLUB OF HONOLULU AND THE ASSOCIATION OF HAWAIIAN CIVIC CLUBS FOR THEIR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS AND COMMITMENT TO PERPETUATING THE VISION OF, PRINCE JONAH KUHIO KALANIANA`OLE PI`IKOI.
(H ) 3/24/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CARROLL, SAGUM
HR293
2008 Milken Award and 2009 Blue Ribbon Schools
CONGRATULATING KAREN HERESA AS HAWAII'S 2008 MILKEN AWARD WINNER, AND KAPALAMA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, KAIMUKI MIDDLE SCHOOL, AND LANAKILA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AS THE 2009 BLUE RIBBON SCHOOLS OF THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/25/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI, BERG
HR294
Outstanding Filipino Nurses
RECOGNIZING THE OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENTS OF NANCY ATMOSPERA-WALCH, CONNIE CHUN, MARIO PALMA, AND BEATRICE "BEA" RAMOS-RAZON, AS OUTSTANDING FILIPINO NURSES IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/25/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA
HR295
Recognizine Dallas Carter
RECOGNIZES AND COMMENDS DALLAS CARTER AS AN OUTSTANDING ROLE MODEL FOR GOOD HEALTH.
(H ) 3/30/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, MORITA, RHOADS, YAMANE
HR296
Frank DeLima; honoring
HONORING FRANK DE LIMA FOR HIS OUTSTANDING SERVICE TO HAWAII'S YOUTH THROUGH THE "FRANK DE LIMA STUDENT ENRICHMENT PROGRAM".
(H ) 3/30/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD
HR297
Iolani School; 2009 Real World Design Challenge Winners
CONGRATULATING IOLANI SCHOOL'S ALL-GIRLS TEAM FOR WINNING THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY'S 2009 REAL WORLD DESIGN CHALLENGE.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. NISHIMOTO, C. LEE, SHIMABUKURO
HR298
Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii's 60th Narcissus Festival
HONORING THE CHINESE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF HAWAII FOR HAVING CELEBRATED THEIR 60TH NARCISSUS FESTIVAL.
(H ) 4/2/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHING
HR299
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE
CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, A COMPONENT OF THE PAPAHANAUMOKUAKEA MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENT, ON ITS CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. C. LEE, MORITA
HR300
HAWAIIAN INTERNATIONAL BILLFISH TOURNAMENT'S GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY
RECOGNIZING AND CONGRATULATING THE HAWAIIAN INTERNATIONAL BILLFISH TOURNAMENT ON ITS GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY.
(H ) 4/3/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. HERKES, CHANG, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI
HR301
Sisters of the Sacred Hearts; Sacred Hearts Academy; Anniversary
HONORING THE SISTERS OF THE SACRED HEARTS ON THE OCCASION OF THEIR SESQUICENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. NISHIMOTO, MARUMOTO
HR302
PAPAKOLEA HAWAIIAN HOMESTEAD'S 75TH ANNIVERSARY
RECOGNIZING AND CONGRATULATING PAPAKOLEA HAWAIIAN HOMESTEAD UPON ITS 75TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION.
(H ) 4/6/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. BELATTI, AWANA, BERG, BROWER, CARROLL, HANOHANO, C. LEE, LUKE, MORITA, M. OSHIRO
HR303
United Filipino Council of Hawaii 2008 Banaag Presidential Award
CONGRATULATING THE UNITED FILIPINO COUNCIL OF HAWAII ON RECEIVING THE 2008 BANAAG PRESIDENTIAL AWARD FOR FILIPINO INDIVIDUALS AND ORGANIZATIONS OVERSEAS.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. PINE, CABANILLA
HR304
ARIEL Y. ABADILLA CONSULATE GENERAL OF HONOLULU, HAWAII.
HONORING AND COMMENDING ARIEL Y. ABADILLA CONSULATE GENERAL OF HONOLULU, HAWAII FOR HIS TIRELESS AND DEDICATED WORK AND COMMITMENT ON BEHALF OF THE FILIPINO COMMUNITY.
(H ) 4/7/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. MAGAOAY, AQUINO, AWANA, FINNEGAN, KEITH-AGARAN
HR305
Speaker; Legislative Business; Interim
AUTHORIZING AND EMPOWERING THE SPEAKER TO PERFORM AND CARRY OUT ANY OFFICIAL LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS DURING THE INTERIM BETWEEN THE 2009 AND 2010 REGULAR SESSIONS.
(H ) 5/8/2009 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, FINNEGAN
HR306
House ready to adjourn sine die
INFORMING THE SENATE AND THE GOVERNOR THAT THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES IS READY TO ADJOURN SINE DIE.
(S ) 5/11/2009 - Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 733). SAY, MAGAOAY