Hawaii State Legislature
2011 House Resolutions Offered
All resolutions that were offered in the House of Representatives.
   
Measure Text pdfMeasure StatusCurrent StatusIntroducer(s)Current ReferralCompanion
HR1
Opening Day; Appointment of Temporary Chair
ELECTING THE TEMPORARY CHAIR OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/19/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI, EVANS, WOOLEY
HR2
Electing the Speaker of the Twenty-sixth Legislature
ELECTING THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/19/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. OSHIRO, CHOY
HR3
Officers of the House of Representatives
ELECTING THE OFFICERS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/19/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, WARD
HR4
Assembly of the House of Representatives
SENDING MESSAGES THAT THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE HAS ASSEMBLED AND IS READY TO TRANSACT BUSINESS.
(S ) 1/20/2011 - Filed. B. OSHIRO, WARD
HR5
Electing the Vice Speaker of the Twenty-sixth Legislature
ELECTING THE VICE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/21/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, WARD
HR6
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-SIXTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/21/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, WARD
HR7
Urges the Department of the Attorney General to establish a working group to identify obsolete legislation and make recommendations to address obsolete provisions.
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP TO REVIEW LEGISLATION TO IDENTIFY OBSOLETE PROVISIONS AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS TO ADDRESS OBSOLETE PROVISIONS.
(H ) 4/7/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. NISHIMOTO JUD
HR8
Urges private organizations, including faith-based organizations, to allow women equal access to leadership roles.
URGING PRIVATE ORGANIZATIONS TO ENSURE GENDER EQUALITY IN THEIR LEADERSHIP POSITIONS.
(H ) 1/31/2011 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 5 CABANILLA, HANOHANO, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, THIELEN JUD
HR9
Engaging Women in the Political Process
RECOGNIZING THE NEED TO REACH OUT TO HAWAII WOMEN AND ENGAGE THEM IN THE POLITICAL PROCESS.
(H ) 4/14/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. ICHIYAMA, AWANA, BELATTI, CABANILLA, HANOHANO, M. LEE, LUKE, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, MORITA, PINE, THIELEN JUD
HR10
Preserve the Counties' Share of TAT
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO PRESERVE THE COUNTIES' SHARE OF THE TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX.
(H ) 3/3/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Representative(s) Cabanilla, Carroll, Ching, C. Lee, Mizuno, Morita, M. Oshiro, Saiki, Souki, Takumi, Thielen excused. SAY (BR) TOU, FIN  HCR8
HR11
Native Hawaiian Governing Entity Study; LRB; OHA
REQUESTING A STUDY TO IDENTIFY STATE OF HAWAI'I LAWS THAT MAY NEED AMENDMENT SOON AFTER THE ENACTMENT OF THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION ACT.
(H ) 3/2/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. SAY (BR) HAW, JUD, LMG  HCR10
HR12 HD1
APEC countries; Honorary consuls
URGING THE GOVERNOR OF HAWAI‘I TO INVITE ALL ASIA-PACIFIC ECONOMIC COOPERATION COUNTRIES TO ESTABLISH HONORARY CONSULS IN HAWAI‘I BEFORE THE 2011 ASIA-PACIFIC ECONOMIC COOPERATION SUMMIT.
(H ) 3/29/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, CHING, FONTAINE, JOHANSON, MARUMOTO, PINE, RIVIERE, THIELEN INT  HCR11
HR13 HD1
Hosting more international conferences; Hawai‘i
URGING CONGRESS AND THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE TO HOST MORE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES IN HAWAI‘I.
(H ) 3/29/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, CHING, FONTAINE, JOHANSON, MARUMOTO, PINE, RIVIERE, THIELEN INT  HCR12
HR14
Teach For America; Congressional support
REQUESTING THE HAWAI‘I CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO SUPPORT THE TEACH FOR AMERICA PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Belatti, Say, Takumi, Tokioka, Wooley excused. WARD, FONTAINE, JOHANSON, MARUMOTO, PINE, RIVIERE, THIELEN, Ching EDN, FIN  HCR13
HR15
Urging the DOE and BOE to establish STEM curriculum in every school.
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH STEM/ROBOTICS CURRICULUM IN EVERY SCHOOL.
(H ) 3/28/2011 - This measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Tuesday 03-29-11 10:00AM in conference room 325. WARD, CHING, FONTAINE, JOHANSON, MARUMOTO, PINE, RIVIERE, THIELEN EDN, FIN  HCR14
HR16
Charter schools; multiple authorizers; task force
ESTABLISHES THE MULTIPLE CHARTER SCHOOL AUTHORIZER TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP A STRATEGIC, INTEGRATED, AND COMPREHENSIVE PLAN TO INTEGRATE MULTIPLE CHARTER SCHOOL AUTHORIZERS INTO HAWAII'S CHARTER SCHOOL LAW.
(H ) 1/31/2011 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 5 WARD, FONTAINE, JOHANSON, MARUMOTO, PINE, RIVIERE, THIELEN, Ching EDN, FIN  HCR15
HR17
House Rules; urging amendment; public notice
URGING THE AMENDING OF THE HOUSE RULES TO PROVIDE FOR THE EXTENSION OF THE ADVANCE NOTICE FOR A PUBLIC HEARING FROM FORTY-EIGHT TO SEVENTY-TWO HOURS, EXCLUDING THE HOURS ON WEEKENDS AND REQUIRING A VOTE BY THE FULL HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR THERE TO BE WAIVER IN THE HEARING NOTICE REQUIREMENT.
(H ) 1/31/2011 - Referred to LMG, referral sheet 5 THIELEN, CHING, FONTAINE, JOHANSON, MARUMOTO, PINE, WARD, Riviere LMG
HR18
Online posting of amended legislation; strongly urging
STRONGLY URGING THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO POST ALL AMENDMENTS MADE TO BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS ONLINE IMMEDIATELY IN INSTANCES WHEN HARD COPIES OF THE AMENDMENTS OR AMENDED LEGISLATION ARE DISTRIBUTED AT COMMITTEE HEARINGS.
(H ) 1/31/2011 - Referred to LMG, referral sheet 5 THIELEN, CHING, JOHANSON, MARUMOTO, PINE, RIVIERE, WARD, Fontaine LMG  HCR16
HR19
Legislative broadcast; web posting
REQUESTING THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO BROADCAST MORE LEGISLATIVE PROCEEDINGS AND POST THEM ON THE LEGISLATIVE WEBSITE.
(H ) 1/31/2011 - Referred to LMG, FIN, referral sheet 5 THIELEN, CHING, JOHANSON, MARUMOTO, PINE, RIVIERE, WARD, Fontaine LMG, FIN  HCR17
HR20
House rules; amendment; interim Speaker of the House
AMENDING THE RULES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR THE ELECTION OF AN INTERIM SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE AT LEAST FORTY-FIVE DAYS PRIOR TO THE OPENING DAY OF THE LEGISLATIVE SESSION WHEN THE LEADERSHIP OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES IS NOT ORGANIZED BY THAT DATE.
(H ) 1/31/2011 - Referred to LMG, referral sheet 5 WARD, CHING, FONTAINE, MARUMOTO, PINE, RIVIERE, THIELEN LMG
HR21
Property and public health ordinances; increase fines
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO ASSESS MAXIMUM FINES, SETTLEMENTS, AND LIENS FOR MULTIPLE AND EGREGIOUS VIOLATIONS OF COUNTY PROPERTY AND PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY ORDINANCES.
(H ) 3/4/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. MARUMOTO, FONTAINE, HASHEM, Johanson, Tsuji, Ward WLO, JUD  HCR18
HR22
ATV injuries; report
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE INFORMATION ON ANNUAL INJURIES AND DEATHS ASSOCIATED WITH ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on HLT with none voting no and Herkes, McKelvey, Takumi excused. MARUMOTO, FONTAINE, HASHEM, WARD, Cullen, Johanson, Nakashima, Tsuji TRN, HLT  HCR19
HR23
Vermicomposting; Income Tax Credit
REQUESTING A STUDY TO DETERMINE THE MEANS OF ESTABLISHING A VERMICOMPOSTING INCOME TAX CREDIT FOR HAWAII TAXPAYERS.
(H ) 1/31/2011 - Referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 5 M. LEE, TSUJI, Rhoads EEP, FIN
HR24
Historical Property Tax Exemption for Infill Homes
URGING THE HONOLULU CITY COUNCIL TO EXTEND HISTORIC PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS TO INFILL HOMES WITHIN THE EWA VILLAGES HISTORIC DISTRICT.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA, AWANA, CULLEN, M. LEE, MARUMOTO, SAY, Aquino, Chang, Har, Ito, Johanson, B. Oshiro HSG/WLO, FIN
HR25
Lower Waipahu Coastline
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES NAVY TO REMOVE THE INVASIVE PLANTS, EXCESSIVE FOLIAGE, AND OTHER DEBRIS FROM THE COASTLINE OF LOWER WAIPAHU.
(H ) 3/10/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on PBM with none voting no and Awana, Chong, Har, Riviere excused. CABANILLA, AQUINO, BELATTI, CHANG, CHONG, CULLEN, KEITH-AGARAN, B. OSHIRO, SAY, Ito WLO, PBM  HCR22
HR26 HD1
City and County Exemption for Parking in Ewa Villages
URGING THE MAYOR OF HONOLULU AND THE HONOLULU CITY COUNCIL TO ALLOW AN EXEMPTION FROM SECTION 15-14.1(A)(2) OF THE REVISED ORDINANCES OF HONOLULU TO ALLOW FOR STREET PARKING IN THE COMMUNITY OF HO‘OKEA IN EWA VILLAGES.
(H ) 4/14/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA, MIZUNO, PINE, Chang, Chong, Ito TRN, JUD  HCR30
HR27
Zoning; Fraternity and Sorority Houses
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO STUDY THE ISSUE OF FRATERNITY AND SORORITY HOUSE LOCATIONS.
(H ) 2/2/2011 - Referred to HED, WLO/EEP, referral sheet 7 SAY HED, WLO/EEP
HR28
Recognizing January 29 as Thomas Paine Day.
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO PROCLAIM JANUARY 29 OF EVERY YEAR AS THOMAS PAINE DAY.
(H ) 2/2/2011 - Referred to CUA, referral sheet 7 SAY (BR) CUA
HR29 HD1
Department of Education; Financial and Management Audit
REQUESTING A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI, BELATTI EDN, LMG, FIN
HR30 HD1
Recognizing and improving relations with the Republic of Turkey
RECOGNIZING THE CULTURAL, EDUCATIONAL, POLITICAL, AND ECONOMIC RELATIONS BETWEEN THE PEOPLE OF HAWAII AND THE REPUBLIC OF TURKEY.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKAI, AWANA, BROWER, CARROLL, EVANS, HASHEM, JOHANSON, C. LEE, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, McKelvey INT  HCR37
HR31
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-SIXTH LEGISLATURE, INCLUDING THE OPERATING PROCEDURES FOR THE SELECT COMMITTEE ON STANDARDS OF CONDUCT.
(H ) 2/9/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, WARD
HR32
Adoption of the House Administrative and Financial Manual
ADOPTING THE HOUSE ADMINISTRATIVE AND FINANCIAL MANUAL OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 2/9/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, WARD
HR33
Seabirds; Migration; Effect of Field Lights
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO STUDY THE EFFECTS OF SPORTS FIELD AND COURT LIGHTS ON THE MIGRATORY PATTERNS OF SEABIRDS IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/4/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. M. LEE, ICHIYAMA, Carroll, Rhoads WLO, FIN  HCR38
HR34
Defer decision-making on closure of Liliuokalani school
URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO DEFER DECISION-MAKING ON THE CLOSURE OF LILIUOKALANI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL UNTIL THE NEW MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION ARE APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR AND SEATED.
(H ) 2/11/2011 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 17 SAY, HASHEM, MARUMOTO, NISHIMOTO EDN, FIN  HCR39
HR35
Community Solar Gardens; Net Energy Metering; Renewable Energy
REQUESTING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO EVALUATE THE FEASIBILITY OF INCORPORATING COMMUNITY SOLAR GARDENS IN HAWAII'S NET ENERGY METERING LAW.
(H ) 2/11/2011 - Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 17 EVANS EEP, CPC  HCR40
HR36
Kupuna Terrace; permitting and safety regulations
REQUESTING THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO ALLOW ADEQUATE TIME FOR PROPER PERMITTING AND SAFETY REGULATIONS FOR KUPUNA TERRACE IN WAIMANALO.
(H ) 3/4/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. C. LEE, AQUINO, AWANA, BELATTI, BROWER, CARROLL, CHING, CHOY, COFFMAN, CULLEN, EVANS, FONTAINE, HANOHANO, HASHEM, ICHIYAMA, ITO, JOHANSON, JORDAN, KEITH-AGARAN, M. LEE, LUKE, MANAHAN, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, MORITA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, B. OSHIRO, PINE, SAY, SOUKI, TAKAI, TAKUMI, THIELEN, TOKIOKA, WARD, WOOLEY, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Herkes, Rhoads, Saiki WLO  HCR42
HR37
Driver Education; Blind Pedestrians
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATURE TO SUPPORT THE EDUCATION OF HAWAII'S DRIVERS REGARDING THEIR RESPONSIBILITIES TO BLIND PEDESTRIANS.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AQUINO TRN  HCR43
HR38 HD1
Compact of Free Association Nations Migrants; Urge Increased Federal Aid
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; DEEM MIGRANTS ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE FEDERALLY FUNDED FINANCIAL AND MEDICAL ASSISTANCE; AND PROVIDE DIALYSIS AND CHEMOTHERAPY CENTERS IN MICRONESIA AND ALL AREAS WITHIN THE COMPACT OF FREE ASSOCIATION NATIONS.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA, MIZUNO HUS, FIN  HCR44
HR39
Feasibility Study; Roosevelt Bridge; Safety Improvements
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY RELATING TO SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS ON ROOSEVELT BRIDGE.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE TRN, FIN  HCR45
HR40
University of Hawaii-Manoa; Student Meal Cards
REQUESTING THAT ALL EATING ESTABLISHMENTS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII-MANOA CAMPUS BE REQUIRED TO ACCEPT STUDENT MEAL CARDS.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. NISHIMOTO HED, FIN  HCR47
HR41
Designation of the Waipahu peninsula as a state park.
URGING THE UNITED STATES NAVY TO DESIGNATE A PORTION OF THE WAIPIO PENINSULA SOUTH OF WAIPAHU DEPOT ROAD AS A STATE PARK.
(H ) 2/14/2011 - Referred to PBM, WLO, FIN, referral sheet 20 CABANILLA, AQUINO, PINE, Cullen PBM, WLO, FIN  HCR48
HR42
Waikiki; Programmable Switches
REQUESTING THE STUDY AND DEVELOPMENT OF QUIETER ALTERNATIVES TO BACK-UP BEEPERS AMONG DELIVERY TRUCKS.
(H ) 2/17/2011 - Referred to EEP/LAB, FIN, referral sheet 23 BROWER EEP/LAB, FIN  HCR49
HR43
UH Reintegration
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII BOARD OF REGENTS TO STUDY THE REINTEGRATION OF THE OFFICE OF THE CHANCELLOR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA WITH THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SYSTEM.
(H ) 2/17/2011 - Referred to HED, FIN, referral sheet 23 TAKAI HED, FIN  HCR50
HR44 HD1
Clarifying that Corporations are Not People
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PROPOSE AN AMENDMENT TO THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION FOR THE STATES' CONSIDERATION TO PROVIDE THAT CORPORATIONS ARE NOT PERSONS UNDER THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES OR ANY OF ITS JURISDICTIONAL SUBDIVISIONS.
(H ) 4/14/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI JUD  HCR51
HR45
Department of Transportation; Muffler Resolution
REQUESTING THE STUDY AND ADOPTION OF A 95-DECIBEL LIMIT TO MEASURE MUFFLER AND VEHICULAR NOISE.
(H ) 3/3/2011 - Re-referred to TRN, EEP, FIN, referral sheet 29 BROWER TRN, EEP, FIN  HCR52
HR46
Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Morihei Ueshiba's visit to Hawaii.
COMMEMORATING THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF MORIHEI UESHIBA'S VISIT TO HAWAII.
(H ) 2/17/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. SOUKI
HR47 HD1
Fire Safety; Automatic Fire Sprinklers; Family Dwellings
REQUESTING THE STATE BUILDING CODE COUNCIL TO ADOPT THE REQUIREMENT THAT AUTOMATIC FIRE SPRINKLERS BE INSTALLED IN NEW ONE- AND TWO-FAMILY DWELLINGS.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE, AQUINO, CULLEN, M. LEE, MANAHAN, TSUJI, YAMASHITA PBM, HSG/WLO  HCR54
HR48
Pain Patient's Bill of Rights
REQUESTING THE DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF A PAIN AND PALLIATIVE CARE POLICY.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE, MORIKAWA HLT, FIN  HCR55
HR49 HD1
Women; Equal Pay
RECOGNIZING THE FOURTH TUESDAY IN APRIL AS EQUAL PAY DAY IN HAWAII, AND URGING CONGRESS TO SUPPORT LEGISLATION TO PROVIDE MORE EFFECTIVE REMEDIES FOR VICTIMS OF WAGE DISCRIMINATION BASED ON GENDER.
(H ) 3/11/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, CABANILLA, HANOHANO, HAR, KEITH-AGARAN, M. LEE, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, Aquino, Awana, Cullen, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Tokioka LAB  HCR56
HR50
Commending the City and County of Honolulu for its outstanding service in reducing the backlog of much-needed street repairs and requesting the City and County of Honolulu to conduct a feasibility study for the repair and repaving of side streets along Kalihi Street
COMMENDING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU FOR ITS OUTSTANDING SERVICE IN REDUCING THE BACKLOG OF MUCH-NEEDED STREET REPAIRS AND REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR THE REPAIR AND REPAVING OF SIDE STREETS ALONG KALIHI STREET, AS WELL AS UPGRADES TO A PORTION OF KALIHI STREET.
(H ) 2/23/2011 - Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 27 MIZUNO TRN, FIN  HCR57
HR51
Hawaii Five-0 Month
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO DESIGNATE SEPTEMBER AS "HAWAII FIVE-0" MONTH.
(H ) 2/23/2011 - Referred to CUA, referral sheet 27 MIZUNO, BROWER, TAKAI CUA  HCR58
HR52
Health Insurance; Hearing Aids
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ASSESS THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL IMPACTS OF REQUIRING HEALTH INSURERS TO OFFER COVERAGE FOR HEARING AIDS.
(H ) 2/23/2011 - Referred to HLT, CPC, LMG, referral sheet 27 MIZUNO, TOKIOKA HLT, CPC, LMG
HR53
Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month
RECOGNIZING APRIL AS SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS AND PREVENTION MONTH.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AQUINO, AWANA, CABANILLA, KEITH-AGARAN, M. LEE, MANAHAN, PINE JUD  HCR60
HR54 HD1
Judiciary; Domestic Violence; Training Program
REQUESTING THE JUDICIARY TO CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT A TRAINING PROGRAM FOR FAMILY COURT JUDGES AND GUARDIANS AD LITEM TO BETTER RECOGNIZE AND UNDERSTAND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
(H ) 3/23/2011 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on JUD as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Belatti, Chang, Tokioka excused. MIZUNO, AQUINO, AWANA, CABANILLA, M. LEE, MANAHAN, PINE HUS, JUD, FIN  HCR61
HR55
Health Insurers; Domestic Violence as Pre-existing Condition
URGING CONGRESS TO SUPPORT FEDERAL LEGISLATION PROHIBITING HEALTH INSURERS FROM DENYING COVERAGE TO VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ON THE GROUNDS THAT IT IS A PRE-EXISTING CONDITION.
(H ) 2/23/2011 - Referred to HUS/HLT, CPC, referral sheet 27 MIZUNO, AQUINO, AWANA, CABANILLA, M. LEE, MANAHAN, PINE HUS/HLT, CPC  HCR62
HR56
Native Hawaiian Convention; State Support
REQUESTING THE STATE OF HAWAII TO PROVIDE THE DELEGATES AND OFFICERS OF THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN CONVENTION WITH THE FINANCIAL AND OTHER SUPPORT NEEDED TO COMPLETE THEIR WORK.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - Re-referred to HAW, FIN, referral sheet 51 AWANA (BR) HAW, FIN  HCR63
HR57
Hawaii Public Housing Authority; Repair and Maintenance
URGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT A SUSTAINABLE PLAN TO REPAIR ALL PUBLIC HOUSING UNITS IN NEED OF MAINTENANCE.
(H ) 3/9/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. AWANA, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, Herkes, Souki HSG, FIN  HCR64
HR58
Urges the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands to seek and gather input on revenue-generating initiatives for its beneficiaries.
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO SEEK AND GATHER INPUT ON REVENUE-GENERATING INITIATIVES FOR ITS BENEFICIARIES.
(H ) 3/2/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. AWANA, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, Har, Herkes, Souki HAW, FIN  HCR65
HR59
Urges the Hawaii Virtual Network to add more advanced placement courses or give priority for enrollment to students from small or rural high schools.
URGING THE HAWAII VIRTUAL LEARNING NETWORK TO OFFER MORE ADVANCED PLACEMENT CLASSES OR GIVE PRIORITY FOR ENROLLMENT TO STUDENTS FROM SMALL OR RURAL HIGH SCHOOLS FOR THOSE ADVANCED PLACEMENT CLASSES ALREADY OFFERED BY THE NETWORK.
(H ) 3/2/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. AWANA, HANOHANO, HERKES, MIZUNO, Nishimoto, Souki HAW, EDN, FIN  HCR66
HR60 HD1
Requests the establishment of a relationship between the State of Hawaii and the islands of Oceania.
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE STATE OF HAWAI‘I AND THE ISLANDS OF OCEANIA.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, TSUJI, Herkes, Souki INT, FIN  HCR67
HR61
Palliative Care; Insurance; Coverage
REQUESTING HEALTH INSURERS IN HAWAII TO PROVIDE COVERAGE OR REIMBURSEMENT FOR SERVICES RELATED TO PALLIATIVE CARE.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting no and Carroll, M. Oshiro, Takai, Tokioka excused. M. LEE, HAR, MIZUNO, B. OSHIRO, Choy, Ichiyama HLT, CPC, FIN  HCR68
HR62 HD1
Community Land Trust Task Force; Establishment
REQUESTING THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A STATEWIDE COMMUNITY LAND TRUST TO PROMOTE HOMEOWNERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/29/2011 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Har, M. Oshiro excused. FONTAINE, Ching, Johanson, C. Lee, Marumoto, McKelvey, Morikawa, Pine, Souki, Thielen, Ward HSG, FIN  HCR70
HR63
Legislative Broadcast Program; House Procedures
ESTABLISHING POLICIES FOR THE LEGISLATIVE BROADCAST PROGRAM'S CABLECASTS AND WEBCASTS OF HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES' PROCEEDINGS.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMASHITA, TOKIOKA LMG, FIN
HR64
Department of Education; Pilot Program; Online Instruction
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A TWO-YEAR PILOT PROGRAM TO OFFER ONLINE INSTRUCTION TO MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM.
(H ) 3/4/2011 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 30 NISHIMOTO (BR) EDN, FIN
HR65
Charitable Organizations; Donations of Motor Vehicles; Title Transfer
URGING CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS THAT ACCEPT DONATIONS OF USED MOTOR VEHICLES TO OFFER INFORMATION TO DONORS ON TITLE TRANSFER PROCEDURES AND OFFER TO TRANSFER THE MOTOR VEHICLE'S TITLE FOR THE DONOR.
(H ) 3/4/2011 - Referred to HUS/HLT, TRN, referral sheet 30 NISHIMOTO (BR) HUS/HLT, TRN
HR66
Cesspools and septic tank resolution
URGING THE MAYOR AND THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO REPLACE ALL THE CESSPOOLS AND SEPTIC TANKS IN EWA AND HONOULIULI AND CONNECT THESE COMMUNITIES TO THE CITY SEWER SYSTEM.
(H ) 3/4/2011 - Referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 30 CABANILLA, HANOHANO EEP, FIN  HCR73
HR67
Homeless parking
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (DOH) TO OPEN THE DOH PARKING LOT NEAR THE CORNER OF BERETANIA AND PUNCHBOWL STREETS FROM 6 P.M. TO 6 A.M. TO SERVE AS NIGHTTIME PARKING FOR WORKING HOMELESS INDIVIDUALS.
(H ) 3/9/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA, HANOHANO, Chang HSG, HLT, FIN  HCR74
HR68
Hawaii Community Development Authority
URGING THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO OPEN THE KAKAAKO WATERFRONT PARK PARKING LOT FROM 6 P.M. TO 6 A.M. TO SERVE AS NIGHTTIME PARKING FOR WORKING HOMELESS INDIVIDUALS.
(H ) 3/9/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA, HANOHANO, Chang, Yamashita HSG/WLO, FIN  HCR75
HR69
Waikiki; Securing a Site for Parade Storage and Setup
CONVENING A TASK FORCE TO IDENTIFY AND SECURE A SITE SUITABLE FOR BUILDING FLOATS, STORING MATERIALS, AND SETTING UP DISPLAYS FOR PARADES AND MAJOR CELEBRATORY EVENTS.
(H ) 3/4/2011 - Referred to CUA, FIN, referral sheet 30 CHOY, BROWER, C. LEE, MCKELVEY, B. OSHIRO, WOOLEY, Aquino, Chang, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Tokioka, Tsuji CUA, FIN  HCR76
HR70
Urging the commercial airline industry to extend various courtesies to members of the United States Armed Services with military orders that are transported by commercial aircraft in recognition of their service to the people of the United States and as an expression of gratitude and appreciation.
URGING THE COMMERCIAL AIRLINE INDUSTRY TO EXTEND VARIOUS COURTESIES TO MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES ARMED SERVICES WITH MILITARY ORDERS WHO ARE TRANSPORTED BY COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT, IN RECOGNITION OF THEIR SERVICE TO THE PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATES AND AS AN EXPRESSION OF GRATITUDE AND APPRECIATION.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. AWANA, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, Har, Herkes, Ichiyama, Souki PBM  HCR77
HR71
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 ) 4/7/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO WLO  HCR78
HR72 HD2
Unemployment Insurance; Domestic Violence
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO EXAMINE FEDERAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS TO ALLOW STATES TO MORE READILY ENACT UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION-RELATED LAWS THAT ALLOW FEAR OF DOMESTIC OR SEXUAL VIOLENCE TO BE A VALID REASON FOR NOT ACCEPTING SUITABLE WORK.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CULLEN, AQUINO, M. LEE, MANAHAN, RHOADS LAB, HUS  HCR80
HR73
State and County Roadway Jurisdictional Disputes; Working Group
REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A WORKING GROUP TO ADDRESS THE JURISDICTIONAL DISPUTES BETWEEN THE STATE AND THE COUNTIES REGARDING OWNERSHIP AND RESPONSIBILITY FOR MAINTENANCE AND IMPROVEMENT OF ROADWAYS.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Herkes, McKelvey, Takumi excused. SOUKI TRN, FIN  HCR81
HR74
Recognizing and Congratulating the HAWAII PACIFIC UNIVERSITY SOFTBALL TEAM for its Accomplishments as the 2010 NCAA Division II National Champions.
RECOGNIZING AND CONGRATULATING THE HAWAII PACIFIC UNIVERSITY SOFTBALL TEAM FOR ITS ACCOMPLISHMENTS AS THE 2010 NCAA DIVISION II NATIONAL CHAMPIONS.
(H ) 3/3/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. RHOADS, CHONG
HR75
Farrington H.S. Basketball Team Floor Presentation 3/3/2011
CONGRATULATING THE FARRINGTON HIGH SCHOOL BOYS VARSITY BASKETBALL TEAM FOR WINNING THE 2011 HAWAIIAN AIRLINES/HHSAA BOYS BASKETBALL DIVISION II STATE CHAMPIONSHIP.
(H ) 3/3/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. MANAHAN
HR76
Pest control
STRONGLY URGING THE PEST CONTROL BOARD TO DEVELOP STANDARDS FOR PEST CONTROL OPERATORS AND TERMITE INSPECTION REPORTS, AND TO ADOPT THOSE STANDARDS PRIOR TO THE CONVENING OF THE 2013 REGULAR SESSION OF THE HAWAII LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. HERKES CPC, FIN  HCR82
HR77 HD1
Department of Agriculture and UH; Working Group; High Risk Plants
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, IN COOPERATION WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES, TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO EVALUATE THE CURRENT LAWS, RULES, AND STANDARDS OF PRACTICE REGARDING HIGH RISK PLANTS REQUIRING INTERVENTION.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS, AWANA, BROWER, CHANG, HASHEM, MCKELVEY, NISHIMOTO, TSUJI, Choy, Tokioka AGR/HED, FIN  HCR84
HR78 HD1
Waipio Peninsula Shoreline; Waipahu; Accreted Lands; State Park
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO DETERMINE WHETHER LANDS ALONG THE WAIPIO PENINSULA AND WAIPAHU SHORELINES ARE ACCRETED LANDS AND THEREFORE STATE PROPERTY FOR PROSPECTIVE USE AS A STATE PARK.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA, BROWER, HASHEM, PINE, Aquino, Awana, Cullen, Fontaine, Nakashima, Riviere, Tokioka WLO, FIN  HCR85
HR79
Filipino Veterans; Family Reunification
URGING CONGRESS AND THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO SUPPORT THE FILIPINO VETERANS FAMILY REUNIFICATION ACT OF 2009, OR SIMILAR LEGISLATION, TO EXPEDITE FAMILY REUNIFICATION FOR CERTAIN FILIPINO VETERANS OF WORLD WAR II.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AQUINO, AWANA, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA, CULLEN, FONTAINE, HANOHANO, HASHEM, HERKES, JOHANSON, KEITH-AGARAN, MANAHAN, MORIKAWA, PINE, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, Chang, Nakashima, Riviere PBM, INT  HCR86
HR80
Organ and Tissue Donation; Commendation
RECOGNIZING AND HONORING THE LIFE-SAVING CONTRIBUTIONS AND SACRIFICES MADE BY ORGAN AND TISSUE DONORS AND THEIR FAMILIES.
(H ) 3/10/2011 - Referred to HLT, referral sheet 33 YAMANE, AQUINO, CHONG, M. LEE, MANAHAN, TSUJI, YAMASHITA HLT  HCR88
HR81
Auditor; Study on Mandatory Mental Health Coverage
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT AN IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF PROPOSED MANDATORY MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT COVERAGE FOR CRISIS SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND ALCOHOL TREATMENT.
(H ) 3/10/2011 - Referred to HLT, CPC, LMG, referral sheet 33 YAMANE HLT, CPC, LMG  HCR89
HR82
Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Center of Excellence; Department of Health
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A CLEFT LIP AND CLEFT PALATE CENTER OF EXCELLENCE.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - This measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Thursday 04-07-11 2:00PM in conference room 325. YAMANE, AQUINO, CULLEN HLT, FIN  HCR90
HR83
Reforming Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976
ENCOURAGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO ENACT FEDERAL LEGISLATION TO MODERNIZE THE TOXIC SUBSTANCES CONTROL ACT OF 1976 TO STRENGTHEN CHEMICALS MANAGEMENT THROUGH POLICY REFORMS.
(H ) 3/10/2011 - Referred to HLT, referral sheet 34 MIZUNO, AWANA, THIELEN, YAMANE, McKelvey HLT  HCR91
HR84
Urging the NCAA to implement a "Plus-One" model playoff system to determine a national champion in the football bowl subdivision of collegiate football.
URGING THE NATIONAL COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION TO IMPLEMENT A 'PLUS-ONE' MODEL PLAYOFF SYSTEM TO DETERMINE A NATIONAL CHAMPION IN THE FOOTBALL BOWL SUBDIVISION OF COLLEGIATE FOOTBALL.
(H ) 3/10/2011 - Referred to HED, referral sheet 34 MIZUNO, BROWER, NISHIMOTO, TAKAI, Nakashima HED  HCR92
HR85
Requesting the utilization of any unused State and Counties properties.
REQUESTING THE STATE AND COUNTIES TO PROVIDE FOR USE ANY PROPERTIES, STRUCTURES, AND BUILDINGS, FOR EDUCATIONAL, RECREATIONAL, HEALTH, AND HUMAN SERVICES PROGRAMS, SUCH AS BUT NOT LIMITED TO HOMELESS ASSISTANCE, IN PROPERTIES THAT ARE ABANDONED, EXCESS, AND UNDERUTILIZED OR UNOCCUPIED UNDER THEIR RESPECTIVE JURISDICTION.
(H ) 3/10/2011 - Referred to HUS/WLO/HSG, EDN, FIN, referral sheet 34 MIZUNO, AWANA, CHANG, Har, Nakashima, Nishimoto HUS/WLO/HSG, EDN, FIN  HCR93
HR86
Parental Rights Amendment; U.S. Constitution
AFFIRMING THE PARENTAL RIGHTS AMENDMENT TO THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION AND URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PROPOSE THIS CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO THE STATES FOR RATIFICATION.
(H ) 3/10/2011 - Referred to HUS, JUD, referral sheet 34 MIZUNO, AWANA HUS, JUD  HCR94
HR87
Don Ho Waikiki Post Office Resolution
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO DESIGNATE THE FACILITY OF THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE LOCATED AT 330 SARATOGA ROAD IN HONOLULU, HAWAII AS THE DON HO POST OFFICE BUILDING.
(H ) 3/10/2011 - Referred to CUA, referral sheet 34 MIZUNO, AWANA, BROWER, EVANS, HANOHANO, WOOLEY, C. Lee CUA  HCR95
HR88
Don Ho commemorative postage stamp
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE TO ISSUE A COMMEMORATIVE POSTAGE STAMP HONORING MUSICIAN AND ENTERTAINER, DON HO.
(H ) 3/10/2011 - Referred to CUA, referral sheet 34 MIZUNO, AWANA, EVANS, HANOHANO, C. LEE, WOOLEY CUA  HCR96
HR89
Study of Potential Effects of Climate Change on Coastal Resources
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SEA GRANT COLLEGE PROGRAM TO REVIEW THE EFFECTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON HAWAII'S COASTAL AND MARINE RESOURCES.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on HED with none voting no and Herkes, McKelvey, Takumi excused. MORITA, CABANILLA, CHANG, CHONG, COFFMAN, HAR, ITO, THIELEN, Herkes EEP, HED, FIN  HCR97
HR90
Filipino Veterans Family Reunification Act of 2009
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS AND THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO SUPPORT THE PASSAGE OF S. 1337, THE FILIPINO VETERANS FAMILY REUNIFICATION ACT OF 2009, OR SIMILAR LEGISLATION, TO EXPEDITE FAMILY REUNIFICATION FOR CERTAIN FILIPINO VETERANS OF WORLD WAR II.
(H ) 3/10/2011 - Referred to PBM, INT, referral sheet 34 MCKELVEY, BROWER, JOHANSON, KEITH-AGARAN, MIZUNO, PINE, SOUKI, Hanohano, Nakashima PBM, INT  HCR98
HR91 HD2
Motorsports Center, HCDA; DLNR
ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO LOCATE LAND SUITABLE TO CONSTRUCT A MOTORSPORTS CENTER ON THE ISLAND OF OAHU.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, CHONG, JOHANSON, MANAHAN, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, PINE, RIVIERE, THIELEN WLO, FIN  HCR100
HR92
Mililani Mauka; Traffic; Pilot Project
REQUESTING A PILOT PROJECT TO STUDY AND REDUCE THE MORNING TRAFFIC CONGESTION ON THE MEHEULA PARKWAY GOING ONTO THE H-2 FREEWAY FROM MILILANI MAUKA.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, YAMANE TRN, FIN  HCR101
HR93
Hawaii Weather Resolution
URGING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO SEEK AN AGREEMENT WITH MAJOR TELEVISION NETWORKS AND MAINLAND WEATHER CHANNELS TO INCLUDE A REPORT OF HAWAII'S WEATHER IN THEIR WEATHER REPORTS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. BROWER, HANOHANO, HASHEM, MORIKAWA, TAKAI, Aquino, Choy, Evans, Har, Nakashima, Nishimoto, B. Oshiro, Souki, Takumi, Tokioka, Tsuji, Wooley TOU  HCR102
HR94 HD1
Tobacco Cessation
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ANALYZE THE PROBABLE EFFECTS OF THE PROPOSED MANDATED COVERAGE OF HEALTH INSURANCE FOR TOBACCO CESSATION AND ASSESS WHETHER ITS ENACTMENT IS CONSISTENT WITH STATE POLICY.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on LMG as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Carroll excused. YAMANE HLT/CPC, LMG  HCR103
HR95 HD1
Kalauhaihai fishpond
REQUESTING THE SUPPORT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, FOR A STUDY ON REDUCING THE SEWER AND UTILITY LINE LOAD BY REPAIRING AN ARTERY TO ALLOW TRADITIONAL WATER FLOW TO KALAUHA‘IHA‘I FISHPOND AND MAUNALUA BAY.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. HASHEM, AWANA, BROWER, EVANS, ICHIYAMA, MANAHAN, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, Choy, Cullen, Keith-Agaran, C. Lee, Nakashima, Tokioka TRN/WLO, FIN  HCR104
HR96
Aala Park homeless
URGING THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO DESIGNATE AALA PARK AS A HOMELESS SAFE ZONE.
(H ) 3/28/2011 - This measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Wednesday 03-30-11 10:00AM in conference room 325. CABANILLA, HANOHANO, MANAHAN, Evans, Ichiyama, Keith-Agaran, Souki, Wooley HSG, WLO, FIN  HCR105
HR97
Sewer system
URGING THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO UPGRADE EXISTING SEWER SYSTEMS IN THE URBAN CORE BEFORE BUILDING NEW SYSTEMS.
(H ) 3/14/2011 - Referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 36 CABANILLA, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, Awana, Evans, Hashem, Johanson, McKelvey EEP, FIN  HCR106
HR98
Health
REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO ESTABLISH A SPECIAL TASK FORCE TO INVESTIGATE THE STATE HEALTH PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT AGENCY FOR POSSIBLE VIOLATIONS OF THE HAWAII ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE ACT OR THE SUNSHINE LAW.
(H ) 3/28/2011 - This measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Tuesday 03-29-11 9:00AM in conference room 329. CARROLL HLT, JUD, FIN  HCR108
HR99
Education Awareness and Appreciation Month
RECOGNIZING SEPTEMBER 2011 AS EDUCATION AWARENESS AND APPRECIATION MONTH IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/14/2011 - Referred to EDN, referral sheet 37 MIZUNO, BROWER, TAKAI, TAKUMI EDN  HCR109
HR100
Bisphenol-A; Distribution; Voluntary Cessation
REQUESTING WHOLESALERS AND RETAILERS IN HAWAII TO VOLUNTARILY REFRAIN FROM SELLING, PURCHASING, AND DISTRIBUTING PRODUCTS THAT CONTAIN BISPHENOL-A.
(H ) 3/14/2011 - Referred to HLT, CPC, referral sheet 37 MIZUNO, CABANILLA, THIELEN, Awana, Brower HLT, CPC  HCR110
HR101
Foster Families; Faith-Based Organizations
URGING FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATIONS TO NETWORK AND COOPERATE TO SUPPORT FOSTER FAMILIES IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/14/2011 - Referred to HUS, FIN, referral sheet 37 MIZUNO HUS, FIN  HCR111
HR102
Celebrating the 5th Annual Legislative Hawaiian Caucus Day.
CELEBRATING THE 5TH ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE HAWAIIAN CAUCUS DAY.
(H ) 3/14/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. HANOHANO
HR103
Noise Pollution; Legislative Task Force
CONVENING A LEGISLATIVE NOISE POLLUTION TASK FORCE TO REVIEW BEST PRACTICES FROM OTHER STATES IN REDUCING URBAN NOISE POLLUTION.
(H ) 3/16/2011 - Referred to EEP, LMG, referral sheet 39 BELATTI, BROWER, CHING, LUKE, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, RHOADS, SAIKI EEP, LMG  HCR119
HR104
University of Hawaii at Manoa
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF REGENTS TO ESTABLISH A MASTER'S DEGREE PROGRAM IN ETHNIC STUDIES IN THE ETHNIC STUDIES DEPARTMENT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - The committees on CUA recommend that the measure be HELD. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Wooley, Hanohano, Jordan, C. Lee, Mizuno, Morikawa; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Pine. TAKUMI HED/CUA, FIN  HCR120
HR105
Department of Public Safety; Security of Hawaii State Hospital
REQUESTING THE PROVISION OF SECURITY AT THE HAWAII STATE HOSPITAL.
(H ) 3/16/2011 - Referred to PBM/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 39 AQUINO PBM/HLT, FIN  HCR121
HR106
Highway Lighting Systems; LED; DOT
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO ISSUE A REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS TO REPLACE THE EXISTING HIGHWAY LIGHTING SYSTEMS ON STATE ROADS WITH LIGHT-EMITTING DIODE (LED) LIGHTING SYSTEMS.
(H ) 3/16/2011 - Referred to EEP/TRN, FIN, referral sheet 39 CHANG, AWANA, HERKES, ITO, MIZUNO, THIELEN, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, Aquino, Choy, Cullen, Har, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Nishimoto, M. Oshiro, Rhoads, Souki, Takumi EEP/TRN, FIN  HCR122
HR107
Noise; Motor Vehicle Audio Equipment
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS ADOPT RULES TO REQUIRE INSTALLERS OF AFTERMARKET MOBILE ELECTRONICS TO EDUCATE CUSTOMERS REGARDING APPLICABLE NOISE LAWS; THE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENTS VIGOROUSLY ENFORCE LAWS RELATING TO PROHIBITED NOISE; AND MOTOR VEHICLE OWNERS BE RESPECTFUL OF OTHERS WHEN USING THEIR AUDIO EQUIPMENT.
(H ) 3/16/2011 - Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 39 M. LEE, AWANA, CHONG, MIZUNO, RHOADS, TSUJI, Hashem, Ichiyama, Manahan, Souki, Yamashita EEP, CPC  HCR123
HR108
Procurement; Hawaii Agricultural Products Preference
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ENSURE THAT THE CHIEF PROCUREMENT OFFICERS COMPLY WITH THE HAWAII PUBLIC PROCUREMENT CODE PREFERENCES FOR HAWAII PRODUCTS TO PROMOTE GROWTH OF THE STATE'S AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY AND THEREBY ASSURE FOOD SECURITY FOR HAWAII'S CITIZENS.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. TSUJI, BROWER, CHANG, CHONG, CHOY, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, HASHEM, HERKES, ITO, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, NAKASHIMA, TOKIOKA, YAMANE, YAMASHITA AGR/ERB, FIN  HCR124
HR109
Public Safety; Mainland Prisoners; Prison Facility at Panaewa.
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO RETURN HAWAII PRISONERS HELD IN MAINLAND FACILITIES AND TO CONSTRUCT A NEW CORRECTIONAL FACILITY AT PANAEWA NEAR HILO.
(H ) 3/16/2011 - Referred to PBM, FIN, referral sheet 39 CHANG, AQUINO, COFFMAN, CULLEN, EVANS, HANOHANO, HERKES, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI PBM, FIN  HCR125
HR110
Urging the enactment of legislation by Congress and the President that would legalize and regulate online poker
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS AND PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO ENACT LEGISLATION THAT WOULD LEGALIZE AND REGULATE ONLINE POKER.
(H ) 3/16/2011 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 39 BROWER JUD  HCR130
HR111
Agribusiness Development Corporation; Working Group
REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A WORKING GROUP TO REVIEW THE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE AGRIBUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS TO IMPROVE THE CORPORATION'S EFFICIENCY AND PROGRAMS TO BETTER ADDRESS CURRENT AND FUTURE AGRICULTURAL ISSUES.
(H ) 3/23/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. TSUJI, AWANA, CHANG, CHOY, EVANS, HASHEM, ICHIYAMA, ITO, KEITH-AGARAN, B. OSHIRO, YAMASHITA, Rhoads, Souki AGR, FIN  HCR131
HR112
Confidentiality Laws; Court Involved, Multi-Agency Youth; Department of the Attorney General; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO REVIEW CONFIDENTIALITY LAWS PERTAINING TO COURT INVOLVED, MULTI-AGENCY YOUTH.
(H ) 4/14/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. TSUJI, AWANA, CHANG, CHOY, EVANS, HASHEM, ICHIYAMA, ITO, KEITH-AGARAN, B. OSHIRO, YAMASHITA, Rhoads, Souki HUS, JUD  HCR132
HR113
School Gardens; Task Force
REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A TASK FORCE TO DETERMINE HOW TO EXPAND SCHOOL GARDENS PROGRAMS STATEWIDE.
(H ) 3/16/2011 - Referred to HLT/AGR, EDN, FIN, referral sheet 39 B. OSHIRO, BELATTI, HASHEM, TSUJI, WOOLEY, Takumi HLT/AGR, EDN, FIN  HCR133
HR114
Domestic Animals; Armed Forces; Deployment
REQUESTING ALL ACTIVE, RESERVE, AND GUARD COMPONENTS OF THE UNITED STATES MILITARY AND THE ACTIVE AND RESERVE COMPONENTS OF THE UNITED STATES COAST GUARD TO MAKE RESOURCES AVAILABLE TO IMPROVE THE OPPORTUNITIES FOR CONTINUAL CARE FOR THE DOMESTIC ANIMALS OWNED BY MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES MILITARY AND UNITED STATES COAST GUARD WHO ARE REQUIRED TO DEPLOY OR RELOCATE.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, AQUINO, CULLEN, JOHANSON, M. OSHIRO, THIELEN PBM  HCR134
HR115 HD1
Relating to the "Spirit of Aloha"
URGING THE CONTINUED SUPPORT OF THE ALOHA SPIRIT OF ALL PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 4/14/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, TOKIOKA HUS  HCR135
HR116
Requesting a study of the types of closed primaries and their effect on voter turnout.
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO DETERMINE THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF CLOSED PRIMARIES CONDUCTED BY OTHER STATES AND THE CORRESPONDING EFFECT ON VOTER TURNOUT.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on LMG with none voting no and Carroll, M. Oshiro, Takai, Tokioka excused. KEITH-AGARAN, CARROLL, CHOY, ITO, C. LEE, LUKE, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, B. OSHIRO, RHOADS, SAY, SOUKI, TAKUMI, TOKIOKA, YAMANE, YAMASHITA JUD, LMG  HCR136
HR117
Attorney General; Diversion from Criminal Justice System to Drug Treatment for Drug Possession Offenders
REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO ASSESS THE IMPACT OF DIVERTING DRUG POSSESSION OFFENDERS FROM THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM TO DRUG TREATMENT PROGRAMS.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. KEITH-AGARAN, AQUINO, EVANS, HANOHANO, LUKE, B. OSHIRO, SAY, SOUKI, TSUJI, Herkes, Ito, Rhoads JUD, FIN  HCR137
HR118
Recognizing Norman Sakata for his contribution to the Kona Coffee Cultural Festival
RECOGNIZING NORMAN SAKATA FOR HIS CONTRIBUTION TO THE KONA COFFEE CULTURAL FESTIVAL.
(H ) 3/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS, CHANG, COFFMAN, HANOHANO, HERKES, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI
HR119
Sheraton Hawaii Bowl's 10th Anniversary.
COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING THE SHERATON HAWAII BOWL ON CONDUCTING THEIR 10TH ANNIVERSARY GAME.
(H ) 3/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. NISHIMOTO, TAKAI
HR120
University of Hawaii at Manoa
REQUESTING A MANAGEMENT AND FINANCIAL AUDIT OF THE OFFICE OF STUDENT SERVICES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to HED, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 40 NISHIMOTO HED, LMG, FIN  HCR138
HR121
Funeral expenses resolution
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS TO STUDY THE STATE'S LAWS GOVERNING CEMETERY AND FUNERAL TRUSTS AND PROVIDE RECOMMENDATIONS TO ENSURE CONSUMER PROTECTION.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to CPC, FIN, referral sheet 40 CABANILLA CPC, FIN  HCR139
HR122 HD1
Bill of Rights for Victims
URGING THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS TO VICTIMS OF, SURVIVING IMMEDIATE FAMILY MEMBERS OF, AND WITNESSES TO A CRIME.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on JUD as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Carroll excused. CABANILLA PBM, JUD, FIN  HCR140
HR123
Gender equality
URGING PRIVATE ORGANIZATIONS, BOTH SECULAR AND RELIGIOUS, TO ENSURE GENDER EQUALITY IN THEIR LEADERSHIP POSITIONS.
(H ) 3/28/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA, MIZUNO, Carroll, Chang, Chong, Herkes, Jordan, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Morikawa, B. Oshiro, Rhoads, Souki, Tokioka HUS, JUD  HCR141
HR124
Urging elimination of NIMBY
URGING HAWAII TEVEVISION, RADIO AND PRINT MEDIA OUTLETS TO ADDRESS THE "NOT IN MY BACK YARD" (NIMBY) ATTITUDE IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/29/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Belatti, Ching, Rhoads voting no and Har, M. Oshiro excused. CABANILLA, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, Carroll, Chong, Herkes, B. Oshiro, Souki HSG, FIN  HCR142
HR125
Victims' Rights; Department of Health Notification
ENSURING THAT CRIME VICTIMS AND THEIR FAMILIES AND CRIME WITNESSES RECEIVE ALL THE RIGHTS TO WHICH THEY ARE ENTITLED UNDER CHAPTER 801D, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, INCLUDING NOTICE OF SIGNIFICANT EVENTS REGARDING THE PERPETRATOR.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to PBM/HLT, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 40 CABANILLA, Awana, Nishimoto PBM/HLT, JUD, FIN  HCR143
HR126
Veterinarians; Continuing Education; Licensing
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF VETERINARY EXAMINERS TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENT FOR VETERINARIANS.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to CPC, FIN, referral sheet 40 THIELEN, MCKELVEY CPC, FIN  HCR144
HR127
Home Organic Produce Cooperatives; University of Hawaii
URGING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A COORDINATED PLAN TO ASSIST HOME GARDENERS WITH FORMING COMMUNITY-BASED, HOME ORGANIC PRODUCE COOPERATIVES.
(H ) 3/23/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. BELATTI, LUKE, RHOADS HED/AGR, FIN  HCR145
HR128
U.S.-Korea Trade Agreement
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO APPROVE THE UNITED STATES-KOREA TRADE AGREEMENT.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, CABANILLA, HASHEM, MIZUNO, WOOLEY, Souki, Tsuji INT/ERB  HCR147
HR129 HD1
Queensland Australia
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ESTABLISH A SISTER-STATE RELATIONSHIP THROUGH THE HAWAII SISTER-STATE COMMITTEE WITH QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA FOR ECONOMIC, CULTURAL, AND INTELLECTUAL BENEFITS.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, CABANILLA, HASHEM, MIZUNO, RHOADS, TSUJI, WOOLEY, M. Lee, Souki INT/ERB  HCR148
HR130 HD1
Sister-state relationship with Maritime Province
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ESTABLISH A SISTER-STATE RELATIONSHIP THROUGH THE HAWAII SISTER-STATE COMMITTEE WITH THE MARITIME PROVINCE, RUSSIA, FOR ECONOMIC, CULTURAL, SECURITY, AND INTELLECTUAL BENEFITS.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, HASHEM, MIZUNO, RHOADS, SOUKI, TSUJI, WOOLEY, M. Lee INT/ERB  HCR149
HR131
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation; Public Works Projects
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO COMPLETE NECESSARY ASIA-PACIFIC ECONOMIC COOPERATION-RELATED PUBLIC WORKS PROJECTS BEFORE THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE ASIA-PACIFIC ECONOMIC COOPERATION SUMMIT.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Carroll excused. AWANA, HASHEM, MIZUNO, SOUKI, M. Lee, Rhoads, Tsuji, Wooley INT, FIN  HCR150
HR132 HD1
Fund management industry in Hawaii
PROMOTING AND SUPPORTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE FUND MANAGEMENT INDUSTRY IN HAWAII THROUGH THE AKAMAI FOUNDATION AND OTHER INCENTIVES.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, HERKES, MIZUNO, SOUKI, TSUJI, Rhoads INT/ERB  HCR151
HR133
Housing; Homeless Parks; Special Fund; Building Permit Surcharge
URGING THE COUNTIES TO ASSESS, IMPOSE, LEVY, AND COLLECT AN ADDITIONAL FIVE PERCENT IMPACT FEE ON THE DEVELOPMENT COST OF HOUSING UNITS PRICED AT OR ABOVE $700,000 TO BE DEPOSITED INTO A SPECIAL FUND TO DEVELOP PARKS FOR HOMELESS PERSONS.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to HSG/WLO, FIN, referral sheet 40 CABANILLA HSG/WLO, FIN  HCR152
HR134
Flags; Planned Community Associations
URGING PLANNED COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS TO ALLOW ASSOCIATION MEMBERS OR BONA FIDE TENANTS OF ASSOCIATION MEMBERS TO DISPLAY A UNITED STATES OR STATE OF HAWAII FLAG MOUNTED ON A RESIDENTIAL DWELLING THAT THE MEMBER OWNS OR HAS RENTED TO A BONA FIDE TENANT; PROVIDED THAT THE FLAG SHAFT DOES NOT EXCEED SIX FEET IN LENGTH AND THE FLAG DOES NOT EXCEED THREE FEET BY FIVE FEET IN SIZE.
(H ) 3/23/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA HSG, JUD  HCR153
HR135
Mortgage Proceeds
URGING THAT THE REMAINDER OF PROCEEDS FOLLOWING A FORECLOSURE SALE BE PAID TO THE PREVIOUS MORTGAGOR OF THE FORECLOSED PROPERTY OR TO THE UNCLAIMED PROPERTY TRUST FUND.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to HSG, CPC/JUD, referral sheet 40 CABANILLA HSG, CPC/JUD  HCR154
HR136
Domestic Violence; Child Welfare; Department of Human Services
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A SPECIALIZED DOMESTIC VIOLENCE UNIT WITHIN THE CHILD WELFARE SERVICES BRANCH OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Carroll, M. Oshiro, Takai, Tokioka excused. MIZUNO, AQUINO, AWANA, BROWER, CABANILLA, MANAHAN HUS, FIN  HCR155
HR137
Urging the Legislature to require the Hawaii medical board to adopt rules requiring continuing education on palliative care for physician clinical practitioners.
URGING THE HAWAII MEDICAL BOARD TO REQUIRE CLINICAL PHYSICIAN PRACTITIONERS TO COMPLETE 12 HOURS OF CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION ON PALLIATIVE CARE EVERY FOUR YEARS IN ORDER TO MAINTAIN LICENSURE.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to HLT, CPC, referral sheet 40 CABANILLA HLT, CPC  HCR157
HR138
Education; Adequate Yearly Progress Tests
URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO PROVIDE ACADEMIC CREDIT OR SOME OTHER INCENTIVE OR PENALTY TO MOTIVATE STUDENTS TO TAKE THE ADEQUATE YEARLY PROGRESS TESTS SERIOUSLY.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 40 CHONG, AWANA, CABANILLA, CULLEN, HASHEM, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, M. OSHIRO, SAY, SOUKI, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, YAMASHITA, Chang, Ichiyama, Ito, Jordan, M. Lee, Nakashima, B. Oshiro, Rhoads, Takumi EDN, FIN  HCR158
HR139
State-owned bank
CREATING THE TASK FORCE ON ESTABLISHING THE BANK OF THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. OSHIRO, CHOY, HASHEM, M. LEE, MCKELVEY, TSUJI, YAMASHITA, Herkes ERB, FIN  HCR159
HR140
DLNR; General Aviation Lots at Kona International Airport
REQUESTING AUTHORIZATION TO ENTER INTO A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF GENERAL AVIATION LOTS AT THE KONA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AT KEAHOLE, HAWAII.
(H ) 3/23/2011 - Re-referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 47 COFFMAN, EVANS WLO, FIN  HCR161
HR141
Kona Civil Air Patrol
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, AIRPORTS DIVISION, TO CONTINUE ITS SUPPORT OF THE KONA COMPOSITE SQUADRON OF THE CIVIL AIR PATROL BY RESTORING ITS ORIGINAL LAND AREA, ENLARGING THE PRESENT BUILDING FACILITY TO ITS ORIGINAL DESIGN SIZE, AND ASSISTING WITH THE ACQUISITION OF EQUIPMENT.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to TRN/PBM, FIN, referral sheet 40 COFFMAN, EVANS TRN/PBM, FIN  HCR162
HR142
Set Aside; West Hawaii Veterans Council
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO SET ASIDE AND TRANSFER SIXTY ACRES OF LAND TO SUPPORT THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A WEST HAWAII MULTI-PURPOSE AND INTERGENERATIONAL VETERANS CENTER.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS, CHANG, COFFMAN, HERKES, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI FIN  HCR163
HR143
Public Libraries; Task Force; Underserved Communities
REQUESTING THAT A TASK FORCE BE ESTABLISHED TO IDENTIFY THE LIBRARY SERVICES NEEDED IN UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES AND SEEK COMMUNITY RESOURCES TO OFFSET THE LOSS OF FUNDING TO LIBRARIES.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 40 TAKUMI EDN, FIN  HCR164
HR144
Open markets; Agriculture
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO ALLOW STATE-OWNED LANDS TO BE USED BY COMMUNITY GROUPS FOR AN OPEN MARKET IN WAHIAWA.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. OSHIRO, M. LEE AGR/WLO, FIN  HCR165
HR145
Child Nutrition Programs; Farm-to-School Programs
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO EXAMINE THE FEDERAL 2008 FARM BILL AMENDMENT TO THE RICHARD B. RUSSELL NATIONAL SCHOOL LUNCH ACT.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on EDN with none voting no and Herkes, McKelvey, Takumi excused. JORDAN, CARROLL, HANOHANO, HASHEM, C. LEE, MORIKAWA, B. OSHIRO, WOOLEY, Awana, Brower, Cabanilla, M. Lee, Nishimoto, Rhoads, Tokioka, Tsuji AGR, EDN, FIN  HCR167
HR146
STEM Task Force
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO IDENTIFY AND ASSESS THE SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, AND MATH INITIATIVES AND PROGRAMS IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 40 JORDAN, HANOHANO, YAMANE, Luke, Rhoads EDN, FIN  HCR169
HR147
Islam
EXPRESSING OPPOSITION TO A CONGRESSIONAL HEARING ON MUSLIM RADICALIZATION.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to INT, referral sheet 40 TAKUMI INT  HCR170
HR148
Requesting the Attorney General to convene a task force to study DNA collection of arrestees in other jurisdictions.
REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY DNA COLLECTION OF ARRESTEES IN OTHER JURISDICTIONS.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 40 MARUMOTO, CHANG, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO JUD, FIN  HCR171
HR149
Salt Lake District Park Master Plan; Completion
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO COMPLETE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF SALT LAKE DISTRICT PARK MASTER PLAN.
(H ) 4/27/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. ICHIYAMA WLO  HCR172
HR150
Working Group; Feral Animals; Management Policies
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONVENE THE FERAL ANIMAL CONFLICT RESOLUTION WORKING GROUP TO DEVELOP AND RECOMMEND STATEWIDE COMPREHENSIVE FERAL ANIMALS MANAGEMENT POLICIES.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. EVANS, AWANA, COFFMAN, HASHEM, MANAHAN, NISHIMOTO, B. OSHIRO, TSUJI, Cabanilla, Carroll, Herkes, McKelvey, Nakashima, Tokioka WLO, FIN  HCR174
HR151 HD1
Mexican Consulate; Hawaii
REQUESTING THE SAN FRANCISCO MEXICAN CONSULATE TO CONSIDER ESTABLISHMENT OF A MEXICAN CONSULATE IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, EVANS INT  HCR175
HR152
Board of Education; Hawaiian Language
URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO INCLUDE, AS PART OF THE MINIMUM COURSE AND CREDIT REQUIREMENTS FOR PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION, A REQUIREMENT THAT ALL PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS OBTAIN CREDIT FOR THE EQUIVALENT OF ONE YEAR OF INSTRUCTION IN HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to EDN, HAW, FIN, referral sheet 40 CARROLL, BROWER, Cullen, Herkes, C. Lee, Luke, McKelvey, Mizuno, Nakashima EDN, HAW, FIN  HCR176
HR153 HD1
Kalo, Taro Farms, School Meals
REQUESTING EACH SCHOOL WITHIN A REGIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE DISTRICT WHERE TARO FARMS ARE LOCATED TO SERVE POI OR OTHER TARO PRODUCTS, AND REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF THE AGRICULTURE EDUCATION PROGRAM TO ARRANGE FOR WORK, VOLUNTEER, OR STUDY OPPORTUNITIES ON TARO FARMS.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on EDN as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Carroll, M. Oshiro, Takai, Tokioka excused. CARROLL, BROWER, HANOHANO, LUKE HAW/AGR, EDN, FIN  HCR177
HR154
Genetically Engineered Food; Labeling; DOH; Study; Report
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO REPORT ON THE FEASIBILITY OF IMPLEMENTING A LABELING SYSTEM FOR GENETICALLY ENGINEERED FOODS.
(H ) 3/29/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CARROLL, BELATTI, HANOHANO, KEITH-AGARAN, C. LEE, Nakashima HLT, CPC, FIN  HCR178
HR155
Parental Rights Amendment; United States Constitution
AFFIRMING THE PARENTAL RIGHTS AMENDMENT TO THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION AND URGING MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PROPOSE THE PARENTAL RIGHTS AMENDMENT TO THE STATES FOR RATIFICATION.
(H ) 3/28/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CARROLL, HANOHANO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, Brower HUS, JUD  HCR179
HR156
Geothermal Royalties; Attorney General Investigation
REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO INVESTIGATE GEOTHERMAL ROYALTIES.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to EEP, JUD/CPC, FIN, referral sheet 40 HANOHANO EEP, JUD/CPC, FIN  HCR182
HR157
Tsunami; Emergency Relief; County of Hawaii and Maui
REQUESTING APPLICATION FOR, GRANTING OF, AND FISCAL SUPPORT FOR EMERGENCY RELIEF AND EMERGENCY PREVENTION EFFORTS FOR THE COUNTY OF HAWAII AND THE COUNTY OF MAUI IN THE WAKE OF THE MARCH 2011 TSUNAMI.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. HERKES, CARROLL, CHANG, COFFMAN, EVANS, FONTAINE, HANOHANO, KEITH-AGARAN, MCKELVEY, NAKASHIMA, SOUKI, TSUJI, YAMASHITA PBM, FIN  HCR183
HR158
Traffic safety
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO CONSTRUCT A CROSSWALK ON UPPER AIKI STREET ALONG KUPUNA LOOP IN VILLAGE PARK FOR PEDESTRIAN SAFETY.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CULLEN FIN  HCR184
HR159
Traffic safety
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO CONSTRUCT A LEFT-TURN SIGNAL AND LEFT-STORAGE LANE FOR MOTORISTS TRAVELING ON LUMIAINA STREET AND TURNING ONTO KAMEHAMEHA HIGHWAY TO EASE TRAFFIC CONGESTION IN WAIKELE.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CULLEN, AQUINO FIN  HCR185
HR160
Traffic safety
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO CONSTRUCT A TRAFFIC LIGHT SIGNAL AT THE INTERSECTION OF HONOWAI AND WAIPAHU STREETS IN WAIPAHU TO RELIEVE TRAFFIC CONGESTION.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CULLEN, AQUINO FIN  HCR186
HR161
Art Resource Center
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONSIDER USING THE PROPERTY LOCATED ON YOUNG STREET, ADJACENT TO THE ACADEMY ART CENTER, AS AN ART RESOURCE CENTER FOR TEACHERS.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Referred to EDN/CUA, FIN, referral sheet 40 CHOY EDN/CUA, FIN  HCR187
HR162
Urging the Department of Transportation Services of the City and County of Honolulu to install a four-way stop at the intersection of Managers Drive and Hiapo Street in Waipahu.
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SERVICES OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO INSTALL A FOUR-WAY STOP AT THE INTERSECTION OF MANAGERS DRIVE AND HIAPO STREET IN WAIPAHU.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AQUINO FIN  HCR188
HR163
Requesting the Department of Transportation Services of the City and County of Honolulu to conduct a traffic and pedestrian study of the intersection of Mokuola Street and Hikimoe Street in
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SERVICES OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO CONDUCT A TRAFFIC AND PEDESTRIAN STUDY OF THE INTERSECTION OF MOKUOLA AND HIKIMOE STREETS IN WAIPAHU.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AQUINO FIN  HCR189
HR164
Water
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO REEVALUATE AND UPDATE THE STATE WATER PROJECTS PLAN AND THE NORTH KONA WATER MASTER PLAN.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 43 EVANS WLO, FIN  HCR190
HR165
Urging the Department of Transportation to examine the cost savings of limiting the hours when roadway lighting is turned on or removing roadway lights completely.
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO EXAMINE THE COST SAVINGS OF LIMITING THE HOURS WHEN ROADWAY LIGHTING IS TURNED ON OR REMOVING ROADWAY LIGHTS COMPLETELY.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to EEP/TRN, FIN, referral sheet 43 WOOLEY, C. LEE, Choy, Keith-Agaran, Souki EEP/TRN, FIN  HCR191
HR166
Ecumenical Patriarchate; Uphold Religious and Human Rights
REQUESTING THE REPUBLIC OF TURKEY TO UPHOLD AND SAFEGUARD RELIGIOUS AND HUMAN RIGHTS, TO CEASE DISCRIMINATION AGAINST THE ECUMENICAL PATRIARCHATE, TO GRANT THE ECUMENICAL PATRIARCH APPROPRIATE ECUMENICAL RECOGNITION, ECCLESIASTIC SUCCESSION, AND THE RIGHT TO TRAIN CLERGY OF ALL NATIONALITIES, AND TO RESPECT THE PROPERTY RIGHTS, HUMAN RIGHTS, AND RELIGIOUS RIGHTS OF THE ECUMENICAL PATRIARCHATE.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to INT, referral sheet 43 LUKE, Aquino, Cabanilla, Morikawa, Nakashima INT  HCR192
HR167
Urging the State Department of Transportation and Department of Transportation Services of the City and County of Honolulu to collaboratively perform a cost-benefit analysis on the reduction of street lighting on Oahu and examine the effects this reduction may have on light pollution.
URGING THE PERFORMANCE OF A COST-BENEFIT ANALYSIS ON THE REDUCTION OF STREET LIGHTING ON OAHU AND AN EXAMINATION OF THE EFFECTS THIS REDUCTION MAY HAVE ON LIGHT POLLUTION.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to EEP/TRN, FIN, referral sheet 43 LUKE, BROWER, CHING, EVANS, HANOHANO, HERKES, KEITH-AGARAN, C. LEE, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, WOOLEY, Belatti, Fontaine, Johanson, Takai EEP/TRN, FIN  HCR193
HR168
Lupus Awareness Task Force; Department of Health
REQUESTING THE CREATION OF THE LUPUS AWARENESS TASK FORCE.
(H ) 3/29/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. YAMANE, Belatti, Evans, Ichiyama, M. Lee, Morikawa HLT, FIN  HCR194
HR169
Health
AFFIRMING THE INTENT OF THE LEGISLATURE THAT AMENDMENTS TO THE STATE HEALTH SERVICES AND FACILITIES PLAN BE DONE THROUGH THE PUBLIC HEARINGS PROCESS.
(H ) 4/7/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. YAMANE HLT, JUD  HCR195
HR170
Thirty Meter Telescope Observatory; Workforce Pipeline Program
SUPPORTING THE WORKFORCE PIPELINE PROGRAM OF THE THIRTY METER TELESCOPE PROJECT.
(H ) 4/27/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHANG, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, HERKES, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI HED  HCR197
HR171
Kona Judiciary Complex; Site Selection
URGING THE JUDICIARY TO EXPEDITE THE SELECTION OF THE SITE FOR THE KONA JUDICIARY COMPLEX AND CONSIDER LA‘I‘OPUA AS A POTENTIAL SITE FOR THE COMPLEX.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHANG, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, HERKES, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI JUD, FIN  HCR198
HR172
Establishing an Agricultural-Lands Loss-Mitigation Task Force.
ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE HOW THE LAND USE COMMISSION CAN REQUIRE MITIGATION FOR THE LOSS OF AGRICULTURAL LANDS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to WLO/AGR, FIN, referral sheet 43 WOOLEY WLO/AGR, FIN  HCR200
HR173
Establishes the Flood Control Task Force
ESTABLISHING A FLOOD CONTROL TASK FORCE TO EXPLORE THE CHALLENGES OF FLOOD CONTROL.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to WLO/PBM, FIN, referral sheet 43 WOOLEY WLO/PBM, FIN  HCR201
HR174
Hawaii Uniform Collaborative Law Act
REQUESTING THE HAWAII SUPREME COURT STANDING COMMITTEE ON THE RULES OF EVIDENCE TO STUDY AND REPORT ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE HAWAII UNIFORM COLLABORATIVE LAW ACT.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. KEITH-AGARAN, AQUINO, CARROLL, EVANS, HANOHANO, HERKES, ITO, LUKE, MCKELVEY, B. OSHIRO, SAY, TSUJI, Rhoads, Souki JUD  HCR202
HR175 HD1
Recognizing the severity of the crisis being experienced by the people of Japan with the recent events of an earthquake and tsunami.
RECOGNIZING THE SEVERITY OF THE CRISIS BEING EXPERIENCED BY THE PEOPLE OF JAPAN WITH THE RECENT EVENTS OF AN EARTHQUAKE AND TSUNAMI AND SUPPORTING THE EFFORTS OF ORGANIZATIONS WITHIN HAWAII TO ASSIST THE PEOPLE OF JAPAN.
(H ) 4/19/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, CHING, FONTAINE, JOHANSON, MARUMOTO, PINE, RIVIERE INT
HR176 HD1
Corrections
REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO FORM A TASK FORCE TO INITIATE THE PLANNING AND DESIGN PROCESS TO DEVELOP A CORRECTIONAL TREATMENT FACILITY TO HOUSE ONE THOUSAND TO ONE THOUSAND TWO HUNDRED INMATES ON UNDEVELOPED HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS ON THE ISLAND OF HAWAII, AND/OR TO CONSIDER THE FEASIBILITY OF A COMMUNITY-BASED PROGRAM AT THAT LOCATION.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHANG, CABANILLA, CARROLL, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, HERKES, ITO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, Aquino, Choy, Cullen, Har, Keith-Agaran, Nishimoto, Souki, Takumi PBM/HAW, FIN  HCR204
HR177
Civil Unions
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE REGARDING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ACT 1, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2011.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO FIN  HCR205
HR178
Public-Private Partnerships to Build Prisons and Correctional Facilities
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO BEGIN DISCUSSIONS AND PLANS TO ESTABLISH PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS TO BUILD PRISONS AND CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES IN THE STATE.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Belatti, Say, Takumi, Tokioka, Wooley excused. AQUINO PBM, FIN  HCR207
HR179
Public-Private Correctional Partnership for Construction and Operation of Prisons in Hawaii; Feasibility Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY AND DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A PUBLIC-PRIVATE CORRECTIONAL PARTNERSHIP FOR THE CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION OF PRISONS IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AQUINO PBM, FIN  HCR208
HR180
Women's Health Month
RECOGNIZING OCTOBER AS WOMEN'S HEALTH MONTH.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. MORIKAWA, AWANA, BELATTI, CABANILLA, CARROLL, CHING, EVANS, HANOHANO, HAR, ICHIYAMA, JORDAN, M. LEE, LUKE, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, THIELEN, WOOLEY HLT  HCR209
HR181
DLNR, Division of Aquatic Resources, Akule Population Study
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, DIVISION OF AQUATIC RESOURCES, TO DETERMINE THE POPULATION OF THE AKULE SPECIES AND ESTABLISH A MANAGEMENT PRACTICE TO PRESERVE THE SPECIES.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. MORIKAWA, EVANS, HANOHANO, M. LEE, MIZUNO, WARD, WOOLEY, Belatti, Cabanilla, Chong, Coffman, Fontaine, Herkes, Ito, Nakashima WLO, FIN  HCR210
HR182
Department of Human Services; Foster Youth; My Safe Drawer
ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CONSIDER IMPLEMENTING A COMPUTER APPLICATION FOR FOSTER YOUTH WHO ARE TRANSITIONING OUT OF THE FOSTER CARE SYSTEM.
(H ) 3/29/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. MORIKAWA, MIZUNO HLT, FIN  HCR211
HR183 HD2
Department of Human Services; Foster Youth; My Safe Drawer
ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CONSIDER IMPLEMENTING A COMPUTER APPLICATION FOR FOSTER YOUTH WHO ARE TRANSITIONING OUT OF THE FOSTER CARE SYSTEM.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Recommitted to HUS with none voting no and Representative(s) Ching, Chong, Kawakami, Luke, McKelvey, Souki, Thielen, Tokioka excused. MORIKAWA, MIZUNO HUS, FIN  HCR212
HR184
DLNR; Kauai County; Operating Motor Vehicles on Beaches
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE COUNTY OF KAUAI TO WORK TOGETHER TO CREATE UNIFORM RULES AND ORDINANCES REGULATING THE OPERATION OF MOTOR VEHICLES ON KAUAI'S BEACHES.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to WLO/TRN, FIN, referral sheet 43 MORIKAWA WLO/TRN, FIN  HCR213
HR185
Kokee State Park Advisory Council; Report to Legislature
REQUESTING THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE, NO LATER THAN DECEMBER 15, 2011, ON THE PROGRESS OF THE KOKE'E STATE PARK ADVISORY COUNCIL.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 43 MORIKAWA WLO, FIN  HCR214
HR186 HD1
Hawaii Mental Health Commission; Mental Health Services
REQUESTING THE CREATION OF A HAWAII MENTAL HEALTH COMMISSION TO DEVELOP A UNIFIED STATE MENTAL HEALTH DELIVERY SERVICE.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Carroll, M. Oshiro, Takai, Tokioka excused. MORIKAWA, CHING, EVANS, ITO, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, TAKAI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY, Cabanilla, Cullen, Hashem, Jordan HLT, FIN  HCR215
HR187
Requesting the Legislature to explore telecommuting options for committee hearings
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATURE TO EXPLORE THE OPTIONS OF TELECOMMUNICATING FOR COMMITTEE HEARINGS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to LMG, FIN, referral sheet 43 RIVIERE, CHING, EVANS, FONTAINE, KEITH-AGARAN, C. LEE, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, THIELEN, Cabanilla, Chang, Cullen, B. Oshiro, Pine LMG, FIN  HCR216
HR188
NFL; Preseason Football
URGING THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE TO HOLD A PRESEASON FOOTBALL GAME IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. TOKIOKA, AQUINO, BROWER, CHANG, ITO, NISHIMOTO, SAY, Cullen, Har, Herkes, Takumi TOU  HCR217
HR189
Family Court; Request Audit of Proceedings Involving Family Violence
REQUESTING AN AUDIT OF CHILD CUSTODY PROCEEDINGS INVOLVING THE COMMISSION OF FAMILY VIOLENCE BY A PARENT, TO ASSESS THE APPLICATION AND ENFORCEMENT OF SECTION 571-46, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting no and Carroll excused. FONTAINE, AWANA, CARROLL, HANOHANO, C. LEE, M. LEE, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, PINE, RIVIERE, SOUKI, WOOLEY, Aquino, Cabanilla, Ching, Ito, Johanson, Keith-Agaran, Morikawa, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Ward HLT, JUD, LMG  HCR218
HR190 HD1
Study; Current Laws Relating to Vacation Credits
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE CURRENT LAW AND PROCEDURES RELATING TO THE DISPOSITION OF VACATION CREDITS FOR PUBLIC EMPLOYEES THAT TRANSFER TO ANOTHER DEPARTMENT IN THE SAME JURISDICTION OR TO ANOTHER JURISDICTION.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY LMG, FIN  HCR219
HR191
Na Wai Eha; Protection and Preservation Against Development
REQUESTING THE STATE TO PROTECT AND PRESERVE THE AHUPUAA SURROUNDING NA WAI EHA IN MAUI.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to WLO/HAW, FIN, referral sheet 43 CARROLL, MCKELVEY, SOUKI, YAMASHITA WLO/HAW, FIN  HCR220
HR192
Bullying in the Home; Counseling
URGING FAMILIES THAT EXPERIENCE BULLYING IN THE HOME TO SEEK COUNSELING AND THE JUDICIARY TO REQUIRE COUNSELING FOR THOSE CONVICTED OF A CRIME WHOSE FACTS SUGGEST BULLYING.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 43 CARROLL, C. LEE, MCKELVEY JUD, FIN  HCR221
HR193
Bullying in School; Counseling
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO REQUIRE COUNSELING FOR ANYONE INVOLVED WITH BULLYING IN SCHOOL AND POSSIBLE EXPULSION FOR FAILURE TO COMPLY THEREWITH.
(H ) 3/30/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CARROLL, MCKELVEY, C. Lee, Tokioka EDN, FIN  HCR222
HR194
School Meals; Agricultural Products; Agriculture Education
REQUESTING THE INCORPORATION OF LOCAL AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS IN SCHOOL MEALS AND EXPANSION OF THE AGRICULTURE EDUCATION PROGRAM FOR PUBLIC SCHOOLS TO ALLOW STUDENTS TO WORK, VOLUNTEER, OR STUDY AT FARMS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to EDN, AGR, FIN, referral sheet 43 CARROLL, BROWER, JORDAN, MCKELVEY, NAKASHIMA, TOKIOKA EDN, AGR, FIN  HCR223
HR195 HD1
DHHL; OHA; Agricultural and Pastoral Land Leases
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO PARTNER WITH THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS, THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, AND OTHER APPROPRIATE ENTITIES TO PROVIDE SUPPORT SERVICES TO ITS BENEFICIARIES TO ENCOURAGE SUCCESSFUL FARMING ON AGRICULTURAL AND PASTORAL LANDS LANDS.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CARROLL, HANOHANO, JORDAN, MCKELVEY HAW/AGR, FIN  HCR224
HR196 HD1
Governor's Coordinator on Homelessness; Kanaka Villages; Homelessness
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR'S COORDINATOR ON HOMELESSNESS TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING KANAKA VILLAGES FOR HOMELESS NATIVE HAWAIIANS.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CARROLL, HANOHANO, JORDAN, MCKELVEY HAW/HSG, FIN  HCR225
HR197 HD1
Culturally Valuable Sites; County Legislation
REQUESTING THE COUNTIES TO ACTIVATE AND ENFORCE EXISTING ORDINANCES AS WELL AS ADOPT ORDINANCES IDENTIFYING AND PROTECTING CULTURALLY VALUABLE SITES.
(H ) 4/27/2011 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on WLO as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Representative(s) Cabanilla, Carroll, M. Oshiro excused. CARROLL, HANOHANO, JORDAN, C. LEE CUA, WLO, FIN  HCR226
HR198
Kuleana Landowner Appurtenant Water Rights; Exemption
REQUESTING THE STATE OF HAWAII AND EACH OF THE COUNTIES TO EXEMPT KULEANA LANDOWNERS FROM PAYING ANY STATE, COUNTY, OR MUNICIPAL TAXES, FEES, OR CHARGES FOR WATER USAGE IN CONNECTION WITH KULEANA LANDOWNERS' APPURTENANT WATER RIGHTS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to HAW/WLO, FIN, referral sheet 43 CARROLL, JORDAN, C. LEE, McKelvey HAW/WLO, FIN  HCR227
HR199
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Funds; School Truancy and Absenteeism
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO DETERMINE WHETHER CHILDREN OF FAMILIES RECEIVING TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES FEDERAL FUNDS HAVE A HIGHER RATE OF TRUANCY.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to EDN, HUS, FIN, referral sheet 43 HAR, AWANA, CHANG, ITO, MIZUNO, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, Souki, Takumi EDN, HUS, FIN  HCR228
HR200
Investigating illegal waste management systems and illegal dumping.
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO INVESTIGATE ILLEGAL SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS, ILLEGAL DUMPING, AND TO PROSECUTE THOSE FOUND TO BE RUNNING THESE SYSTEMS OR DUMPING ILLEGALLY.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to EEP, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 43 JOHANSON, AQUINO, BELATTI, CABANILLA, CHANG, CHING, EVANS, FONTAINE, HANOHANO, HASHEM, ICHIYAMA, KEITH-AGARAN, C. LEE, LUKE, MCKELVEY, NISHIMOTO, RIVIERE, SOUKI, TAKAI, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, WARD, WOOLEY, Brower, Marumoto, Nakashima, Rhoads EEP, JUD, FIN  HCR229
HR201 HD2
Replace Hawaii State Assessment with ACT Exam.
URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ACCEPT NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED COLLEGE ADMISSION EXAM RESULTS FOR DETERMINING IF A SCHOOL IS MEETING "NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND" COMPLIANCE.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. JOHANSON, CHING, HANOHANO, TAKAI, Aquino, Belatti, Chang, Hashem, C. Lee, Nakashima, Nishimoto, Takumi EDN, FIN  HCR230
HR202
Millennium Development Goals
URGING THE ADOPTION OF THE UNITED NATIONS MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. RHOADS INT  HCR233
HR203
International Treaties
REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO PUBLICIZE CERTAIN INTERNATIONAL TREATIES AND PROTOCOLS TO COUNTY AND STATE AGENCIES AND TO PREPARE TEMPLATES FOR COUNTY AND STATE AGENCIES TO USE TO CREATE REPORTS PERTAINING TO THOSE TREATIES AND PROTOCOLS.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. RHOADS INT, JUD, FIN  HCR237
HR204
DW Aina Le'a Development, LLC; Development; Big Island
SUPPORTING DW AINA LE'A DEVELOPMENT LLC'S CONTINUED BUILDOUT OF THE URBAN DEVELOPMENT BETWEEN THE MAUNA LANI RESORT DEVELOPMENT AND WAIKOLOA VILLAGE, AS PERMITTED BY THE STATE AND COUNTY GOVERNMENTS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to WLO/HSG, referral sheet 43 SAY, Evans WLO/HSG  HCR239
HR205
Department of Health; light bulb and sodium lamp disposal
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO DEVELOP A PROGRAM FOR THE PROPER DISPOSAL OF FLUORESCENT, COMPACT FLUORESCENT, AND HIGH PRESSURE SODIUM LAMPS AND TO RESTRICT OR PREVENT THE DISPOSAL OF THESE ITEMS IN LANDFILLS OR BY INCINERATION.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 43 ITO EEP, FIN  HCR241
HR206 HD1
Native Hawaiians; State Grant Program
URGING THE STATE OF HAWAII TO CREATE AND FUND A STATE GRANT PROGRAM FOR NATIVE HAWAIIAN STUDENTS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on HED as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Carroll excused. AWANA, HASHEM, MIZUNO, SOUKI, TSUJI, WOOLEY, M. Lee, Rhoads HAW, HED, FIN  HCR243
HR207 HD1
Kona Coffee; Trademark
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO ENFORCE THE FEDERAL TRADEMARK FOR KONA COFFEE.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Carroll excused. AWANA, CABANILLA, MIZUNO, Chong, Hashem, Rhoads AGR, FIN  HCR244
HR208
Urging the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands to release pastoral and agricultural leases to its beneficiaries
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO RELEASE PASTORAL AND AGRICULTURAL LEASES TO ITS BENEFICIARIES.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, CABANILLA, Chong, Hashem AGR/HAW, FIN  HCR245
HR209
Urging the Department of Human Services to explore the possibility of allowing government agencies providing government assistance to conduct random drug testing of adult individuals receiving public assistance and suspending this assistance if the individual tests positive for substance abuse.
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO EXPLORE THE POSSIBILITY OF ALLOWING GOVERNMENT AGENCIES PROVIDING GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE TO CONDUCT RANDOM DRUG TESTING OF ADULT INDIVIDUALS RECEIVING PUBLIC ASSISTANCE AND SUSPENDING THIS ASSISTANCE IF THE INDIVIDUAL TESTS POSITIVE FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE.
(H ) 3/28/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. AWANA, CABANILLA, HASHEM, MIZUNO, Chong HUS, JUD, FIN  HCR246
HR210
American Psychiatric Association Month in Hawaii
RECOGNIZING MAY 2011 AS AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION MONTH IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to HLT, referral sheet 43 AWANA, CABANILLA, M. LEE, MIZUNO, RHOADS, Chong, Hashem HLT  HCR247
HR211 HD1
Developing and fostering international relationships
URGING THE HAWAII SISTER-STATE COMMITTEE TO ESTABLISH OPPORTUNITIES TO DEVELOP AND FOSTER INTERNATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, CABANILLA, CHONG, HASHEM, MIZUNO, M. Lee, Rhoads INT, FIN  HCR248
HR212 HD1
Rabat-Salé-Zemmour-Zaër, Kingdom of Morocco Sister-State Relationship
AUTHORIZING AND REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ESTABLISH A SISTER-STATE RELATIONSHIP THROUGH THE HAWAII SISTER-STATE COMMITTEE BETWEEN THE STATE OF HAWAII OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE STATE OF RABAT-SALÉ-ZEMMOUR-ZAËR OF THE KINGDOM OF MOROCCO.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, CABANILLA, HASHEM, MIZUNO, Chong, Rhoads INT/ERB  HCR249
HR213
Hawaii Tsunami Relief Effort
REQUESTING ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND EACH COUNTY TO ASSIST IN THE RELIEF AND RECOVERY EFFORTS OF THOSE IN HAWAII AFFECTED BY THE MARCH 11, 2011, TSUNAMI.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Belatti, Say, Takumi, Tokioka, Wooley excused. AWANA PBM, FIN  HCR250
HR214
Identifying suitable state lands for a high technology park
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO WORK TOGETHER TO IDENTIFY SUITABLE STATE LANDS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF A HIGH TECHNOLOGY PARK ON OAHU.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to ERB/WLO, FIN, referral sheet 43 YAMASHITA ERB/WLO, FIN  HCR251
HR215
DAGS; Repair and Maintenance Priorities; Health and Safety
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO IDENTIFY AND PRIORITIZE REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE PROJECTS FOR ALL STATE BUILDINGS BASED ON HEALTH AND SAFETY NEEDS.
(H ) 4/13/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. YAMASHITA FIN  HCR252
HR216 HD1
Filipino War Veterans; Benefits
URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO EXPEDITE PAYMENT OF WAR BENEFITS TO FILIPINO VETERANS WHO FOUGHT IN WORLD WAR II BUT WERE SUBSEQUENTLY DENIED THEIR ENTITLED BENEFITS.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. MANAHAN, MIZUNO, Cabanilla PBM, INT  HCR253
HR217 HD1
Medicaid
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CONTINUE TO ENGAGE IN DATA EXCHANGES IN ORDER TO VERIFY THE ELIGIBILITY OF RECIPIENTS OF MEDICAID ASSISTANCE.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHONG HUS/LAB, FIN  HCR254
HR218
Tax Review Commission; Study of Hawaii Residents' Net Projected Loss on Federal Tax Liability
REQUESTING THAT THE TAX REVIEW COMMISSION CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE PROJECTED NET LOSS TO HAWAII RESIDENTS IN THEIR FEDERAL TAX LIABILITY THAT IS ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE MANNER IN WHICH THE STATE AND COUNTY GOVERNMENTS ARE CURRENTLY FUNDED.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHONG FIN  HCR255
HR219
Department of Labor and Industrial Relations; Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism; Workers' Compensation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS AND THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON WORKERS' COMPENSATION.
(H ) 3/29/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. WOOLEY LAB/ERB, FIN  HCR256
HR220
Teen Pregnancy Prevention; Collaboration with Community-Based Organizations
REQUESTING GOVERNMENT COLLABORATION WITH COMMUNITY-BASED ORGANIZATIONS TO DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT METHODS OF IMPROVING THE PREVENTION OF TEENAGE PREGNANCIES.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to EDN, HUS, FIN, referral sheet 43 WOOLEY, MIZUNO EDN, HUS, FIN  HCR257
HR221
Marine Protected Areas; UH Hilo; Working Group
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT HILO'S PACIFIC AQUACULTURE AND COASTAL RESOURCES CENTER TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO EXAMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A RESEARCH PROGRAM FOR THE STEWARDSHIP OF MARINE PROTECTED AREAS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to HED, WLO, FIN, referral sheet 43 WOOLEY HED, WLO, FIN  HCR258
HR222
Symphony Task Force
REQUESTING THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXPLORE THE CREATION OF A NEW, SUSTAINABLE SYMPHONY IN THE WAKE OF THE LIQUIDATION OF THE HONOLULU SYMPHONY.
(H ) 3/28/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. WOOLEY, HANOHANO CUA, FIN  HCR259
HR223
School Gardens, DOE; Task Force
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO DETERMINE HOW BEST TO EXPAND AND STRENGTHEN THE USE OF SCHOOL GARDENS STATEWIDE.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to EDN, AGR/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 43 WOOLEY, TAKUMI, Tsuji EDN, AGR/HLT, FIN  HCR260
HR224
Trees
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO RECONSIDER ITS PRACTICE OF REMOVING TREES WITH HISTORIC VALUE.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. WOOLEY, NISHIMOTO HED, CUA  HCR261
HR225 HD2
Fire Sprinklers; Fire-Retardant Coating; Dwellings
URGING THE USE OF CERTIFIED FIRE-RETARDANT COATINGS IN NEWLY- CONSTRUCTED ONE- AND TWO-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DWELLINGS, AND IN CONDOMINIUMS AND OTHER HIGH RISES THAT DO NOT HAVE SPRINKLER SYSTEMS.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AQUINO PBM, HSG  HCR263
HR226
Requests the Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation of the Department of Land and Natural Resources to conduct a study on the feasibility of assessing commercial operations that occur at or commence from private boating facilities and use the nearshore waters of the State to generate revenue fees.
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF PRIVATE BOATING FACILITIES STATEWIDE AND DETERMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF GENERATING ADDITIONAL REVENUES FROM COMMERCIAL OPERATIONS OCCURRING AT OR FROM THESE FACILITIES.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. JORDAN, HANOHANO, M. LEE, Chang, Cullen, Evans, Ichiyama, McKelvey, Morikawa, Rhoads, Souki, Wooley, Yamane FIN  HCR264
HR227 HD1
Department of Human Services; Homeless Programs; Partners in Development Foundation
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO RELEASE OR RESTORE FUNDS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES FOR EARLY EDUCATION PROGRAM FOR THE HOMELESS CHILDREN ON THE LEEWARD COAST OF OAHU.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Carroll excused. MIZUNO, AWANA HUS/HSG, FIN  HCR265
HR228 HD1
Down Syndrome Awareness Month; Lifelong Learning Guidelines
RECOGNIZING OCTOBER OF EACH YEAR AS "DOWN SYNDROME AWARENESS MONTH" IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, MORIKAWA, YAMANE HLT  HCR266
HR229
Tsunami; Emergency Relief; City and County of Honolulu
REQUESTING APPLICATION FOR, GRANTING OF, AND FISCAL SUPPORT FOR EMERGENCY RELIEF AND EMERGENCY PREVENTION EFFORTS FOR THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU IN THE WAKE OF THE MARCH 11, 2011, TSUNAMI.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to PBM, FIN, referral sheet 43 MIZUNO, AWANA PBM, FIN  HCR267
HR230
Motor Vehicle Insurance Cards; Gas Purchases
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY OF REQUIRING PROOF OF MOTOR VEHICLE INSURANCE TO PURCHASE FUEL.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to CPC/JUD, FIN, referral sheet 43 MIZUNO, Awana CPC/JUD, FIN  HCR268
HR231
Rail
EXPRESSING SUPPORT FOR REDUCING THE SURCHARGE IMPOSED ON THE COUNTIES FOR THE COLLECTION OF THE SURCHARGE ON THE GENERAL EXCISE TAX TO FUND MASS TRANSIT PROJECTS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 43 PINE, CHING, FONTAINE, MARUMOTO, RIVIERE, WARD TRN, FIN
HR232
No-fault
EXPRESSING SUPPORT FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NO-FAULT INSURANCE DATABASE REPORTING SYSTEM.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to TRN, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 43 PINE, CHING, FONTAINE, JOHANSON, MARUMOTO, RIVIERE, WARD, Mizuno TRN, CPC, FIN
HR233
Increasing or Creating Taxes; Supermajority Vote Requirement
SUPPORTING THE CONCEPT OF REQUIRING THAT ALL LEGISLATION PROPOSING TO INCREASE THE RATE OF ANY TAX COLLECTED BY THE STATE OR TO ENACT A NEW TAX BE PASSED BY A TWO-THIRDS SUPERMAJORITY VOTE.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to FIN, referral sheet 43 PINE, CHING, FONTAINE, JOHANSON, MARUMOTO, RIVIERE, WARD FIN
HR234
Constitutional Amendment; Candidacy Residency Requirement
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATURE TO PROPOSE AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE III, SECTION 6, OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO REQUIRE ANY CANDIDATE FOR STATE LEGISLATIVE OFFICE TO BE A RESIDENT OF THE DISTRICT THAT THE CANDIDATE WILL REPRESENT FOR AT LEAST ONE YEAR IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING THE APPLICABLE GENERAL OR SPECIAL ELECTION OR APPOINTMENT TO OFFICE.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to JUD, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 43 PINE, CHING, FONTAINE, MARUMOTO, RIVIERE, WARD, Johanson, Mizuno JUD, LMG, FIN
HR235
Auditor Review; Molokai Community Health Center; Withholding of Appropriated Funds
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO REVIEW STATE EXECUTIVE BRANCH PRACTICES IN DETERMINING WHETHER TO RELEASE FUNDS APPROPRIATED BY THE LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to LMG, FIN, referral sheet 43 CARROLL LMG, FIN  HCR269
HR236
Hawaiian Home Lands Gaming Task Force
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO ESTABLISH A GAMING TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL IMPACTS OF ALLOWING GAMING AND ESTABLISHING CASINO OPERATIONS ON HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
(H ) 3/30/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CARROLL HAW, JUD, FIN  HCR270
HR237
State Rock; ‘A‘a
DECLARING ‘A‘A AS THE STATE ROCK.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to CUA, referral sheet 43 M. LEE, CABANILLA, CHING, ICHIYAMA, C. LEE, LUKE, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, SOUKI, WOOLEY, Cullen, Riviere CUA  HCR271
HR238
Women's Health
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO LIFT THE BAN ON PRIVATE FUNDING OF ABORTIONS AT MILITARY BASES.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to PBM/HLT, referral sheet 43 M. LEE, CHONG, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, ICHIYAMA, JORDAN, C. LEE, LUKE, MORIKAWA, B. OSHIRO, M. OSHIRO, RHOADS, SAY, WOOLEY, Awana, Carroll, Marumoto PBM/HLT
HR239
Bath Salts
REQUESTING THE HAWAII ADVISORY COMMISSION ON DRUG ABUSE AND CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES TO DETERMINE WHETHER BATH SALTS, ALSO KNOWN AS MEPHEDRONE AND METHYLENEDIOXYPYROVALERONE, SHOULD BE DESIGNATED AS A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to PBM/HLT, JUD, referral sheet 43 M. LEE, Luke PBM/HLT, JUD  HCR272
HR240
UH School of Travel Industry Management
REQUESTING THE SCHOOL OF TRAVEL INDUSTRY MANAGEMENT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA TO DEVELOP ENHANCEMENTS FOR THE TOURISM-RELATED CAPABILITIES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII ECONOMIC RESEARCH ORGANIZATION DATA PORTAL.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. MANAHAN, BROWER HED, TOU  HCR273
HR241
Discounts; Firefighters, Police Officers, and Emergency Personnel
URGING RETAILERS TO PROVIDE DISCOUNTS TO FIREFIGHTERS, POLICE OFFICERS, AND EMERGENCY PERSONNEL IN DEFERENCE TO THEIR WORK FOR THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on ERB with Representative(s) Ward voting no and Representative(s) Belatti, Say, Takumi, Tokioka, Wooley excused. C. LEE, BROWER, HANOHANO, LUKE, MORIKAWA PBM, ERB  HCR274
HR242
Immunity for Neighborhood Board Members.
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO PROVIDE IMMUNITY FROM LIABILITY FOR NEIGHBORHOOD BOARD MEMBERS ACTING IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITY OR TO ENSURE THAT NEIGHBORHOOD BOARD MEMBERS WILL BE DEFENDED.
(H ) 4/14/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. C. LEE, BROWER, HANOHANO, Luke, Morikawa JUD  HCR275
HR243
Public Openness in Legislative Affairs
SUPPORTING A POLICY FOR THE BROADCAST OF ALL PROCEEDINGS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO INCREASE CITIZEN PARTICIPATION AND TRANSPARENCY IN STATE AFFAIRS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to LMG, FIN, referral sheet 43 C. LEE, BROWER, HANOHANO, LUKE, MORIKAWA LMG, FIN  HCR276
HR244
Requests the Department of Health to develop rules limiting the possession of improperly cared for pet animals.
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ADOPT RULES LIMITING THE POSSESSION OF PET ANIMALS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to HLT, JUD, referral sheet 43 C. LEE, HANOHANO, Brower, Luke, Morikawa HLT, JUD  HCR277
HR245 HD1
Measuring the effectiveness of the Post Retirement Allowance.
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO MEASURE THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THE POST RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE IN FULFILLING ITS PURPOSE TO HELP OFFSET THE RISING COST OF LIVING AND KEEP UP WITH INFLATION.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on LMG as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Herkes, McKelvey, Takumi excused. NAKASHIMA, AQUINO, ICHIYAMA, ITO, KEITH-AGARAN, MORIKAWA, TAKUMI LAB, LMG, FIN  HCR278
HR246
Native Hawaiian Plants; Landscaping; UH Hilo
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT HILO TO SEEK GRANT MONEYS AND ADDITIONAL RESOURCES FOR STUDYING THE FEASIBILITY OF INCORPORATING NATIVE HAWAIIAN PLANT SPECIES IN CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. NAKASHIMA, AWANA, CARROLL, KEITH-AGARAN, M. LEE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, Belatti, Cabanilla, Chong, Cullen, Johanson, Jordan, Riviere, Tokioka, Ward, Wooley HED, HAW, FIN  HCR279
HR247
HPHA; Access to Public Housing; Rules; Unoccupied Units
REQUESTING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO DEVELOP STRATEGIES THAT WOULD INCREASE ACCESS TO PUBLIC HOUSING FOR QUALIFIED APPLICANTS.
(H ) 3/28/2011 - This measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Wednesday 03-30-11 10:00AM in conference room 325. NAKASHIMA, BELATTI, CARROLL, CHANG, CHING, HANOHANO, ITO, MORIKAWA, WOOLEY HSG, FIN  HCR280
HR248 HD1
Equitable distribution of waste management burdens.
REQUESTING THE STATE AND THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO SUPPORT A WASTE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM THAT EQUITABLY DISTRIBUTES ITS BENEFITS AND BURDENS ACROSS THE COMMUNITY.
(H ) 4/13/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. TAKAI HLT, FIN  HCR281
HR249
Cooling Hawaii's Classrooms; DOE Pilot Project
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO EXPAND ITS PILOT PROJECTS TO COOL HAWAII'S CLASSROOMS.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Belatti, Say, Takumi, Tokioka, Wooley excused. TAKAI, BELATTI, JORDAN, TAKUMI EDN, FIN  HCR282
HR250
Hawaii Community Development Authority; Audit
REQUESTING A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to WLO, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 43 BROWER, Belatti WLO, LMG, FIN  HCR283
HR251 HD1
Lima, Peru; Sister-State Relationship
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ESTABLISH A SISTER-STATE RELATIONSHIP THROUGH THE HAWAII SISTER-STATE COMMITTEE BETWEEN HAWAII AND THE PROVINCE OF LIMA, PERU.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. HASHEM, AWANA INT/ERB  HCR284
HR252
Insurance
REQUESTING COMMERCIAL GENERAL LIABILITY INSURERS TO SUBMIT PREMIUM INFORMATION TO THE LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 4/14/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. MCKELVEY, AWANA, EVANS, MARUMOTO, PINE, SAY ERB  HCR285
HR253 HD1
Contractors
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO WORK COLLABORATIVELY TO FIND WAYS TO MORE EFFECTIVELY ENFORCE THE STATE'S CIVIL AND CRIMINAL LAWS THAT MAY APPLY TO UNLICENSED CONTRACTORS.
(H ) 4/14/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. MCKELVEY, AWANA, EVANS, MARUMOTO, SAY, Pine ERB  HCR286
HR254
Requesting the State Auditor to audit the spending of the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands from July 1, 2001, to June 30, 2010, and the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands to report annually to the Legislature on certain information regarding homestead lots.
REQUESTING THE STATE AUDITOR TO AUDIT THE SPENDING OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS FROM JULY 1, 2001, TO JUNE 30, 2010, AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO REPORT ANNUALLY TO THE LEGISLATURE ON CERTAIN INFORMATION REGARDING HOMESTEAD LOTS.
(H ) 3/30/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. HANOHANO HAW, LMG, FIN  HCR287
HR255
Department of Hawaiian Home Lands; Homestead Awards
URGING SUPPORT FOR DATA GATHERING RELATED TO IMPLEMENTATION OF ARTICLE XII, SECTION 1 OF THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION.
(H ) 3/30/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. HANOHANO HAW, FIN  HCR288
HR256
Learning Center
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT HILO TO SEARCH FOR A SITE IN LOWER PUNA TO HOUSE A LEARNING CENTER.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. HANOHANO HED, FIN  HCR291
HR257
Kaho‘olawe Island Reserve; Trust Fund Audit; Working Group
REQUESTING A FISCAL AND COMPLIANCE AUDIT OF THE KAHO‘OLAWE REHABILITATION TRUST FUND AND THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A WORKING GROUP TO STUDY AND EVALUATE CERTAIN ISSUES CONCERNING THE KAHO‘OLAWE ISLAND RESERVE.
(H ) 3/30/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. HANOHANO HAW, LMG, FIN  HCR292
HR258
Treaty of Annexation; President McKinley Statute
EXPRESSING LEGISLATIVE SUPPORT FOR AND REQUESTING THE REMOVAL OF THE TERM "TREATY OF ANNEXATION" CAST IN BRONZE ON THE STATUE OF PRESIDENT MCKINLEY ON THE GROUNDS OF MCKINLEY HIGH SCHOOL.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on EDN with none voting no and Carroll, M. Oshiro, Takai, Tokioka excused. HANOHANO HAW, EDN, FIN  HCR293
HR259
DOH; Wastewater Treatment; Individual Wastewater Systems; Sewer
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ALLOW INDIVIDUAL WASTEWATER SYSTEMS TO BE A VIABLE AND AFFORDABLE SOLUTION TO SAFELY TREAT WASTEWATER RATHER THAN REQUIRING COSTLY CONNECTION TO MUNICIPAL WASTEWATER TREATMENT SYSTEMS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 43 HANOHANO EEP, FIN
HR260
Recognizing and commending the Office of Hawaiian Affairs for its study on the disparate treatment of Native Hawaiians in the criminal-justice system
RECOGNIZING AND COMMENDING THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS FOR ITS STUDY ON THE DISPARATE TREATMENT OF NATIVE HAWAIIANS IN THE CRIMINAL-JUSTICE SYSTEM.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on PBM with none voting no and Belatti, Say, Takumi, Tokioka, Wooley excused. HANOHANO HAW, PBM  HCR295
HR261
Audit of State's compliance with Section 5 of Act 178, Session Laws of Hawaii 2006
REQUESTING AN AUDIT OF THE STATE'S COMPLIANCE WITH SECTION 5 OF ACT 178, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2006.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting no and Carroll excused. HANOHANO HAW/WLO, FIN  HCR296
HR262
Hawaii Tourism Authority; Heritage Tourism Task Force
ENCOURAGING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY OPPORTUNITIES TO PROMOTE AND EXPAND HERITAGE TOURISM.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to CUA/TOU, FIN, referral sheet 43 CHING, AQUINO, AWANA, EVANS, FONTAINE, HANOHANO, C. LEE, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, PINE, THIELEN, WARD, Belatti, Chang, Chong, Johanson, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Nishimoto, B. Oshiro, Riviere, Takumi, Tsuji CUA/TOU, FIN  HCR297
HR263 HD1
Requesting APEC to select Hawaii agricultural products.
REQUESTING THAT THE ASIA-PACIFIC ECONOMIC COOPERATION HOST COMMITTEE SELECT PRODUCTS UNIQUE TO HAWAII THAT SHOWCASE HAWAII'S EXCELLENCE IN AGRICULTURE.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHING, AQUINO, CHANG, EVANS, MCKELVEY, Awana, Ichiyama, M. Lee, Nishimoto, Tsuji INT/AGR  HCR298
HR264
Requesting DOT to create a new lane on Liliha Street.
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CREATE A NEW LANE ON LILIHA STREET BETWEEN KING STREET AND VINEYARD BOULEVARD.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Re-referred to FIN, referral sheet 52 CHING, HAR, ITO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, PINE, YAMANE, Aquino, Evans, M. Lee, Nishimoto, Souki, Tsuji FIN  HCR299
HR265 HD1
Hawai‘i Grown Cacao Month
RECOGNIZING FEBRUARY 2012 AS "HAWAI‘I-GROWN CACAO MONTH".
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHING, AWANA, CABANILLA, CHANG, HAR, ITO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, PINE, TSUJI, YAMANE, Evans, Ichiyama, M. Lee, Souki, Takumi, Tokioka AGR  HCR300
HR266
URGING SUPPORT FOR HOME ORGANIC PRODUCE COOPERATIVES
URGING THE SUPPORT FOR HOME ORGANIC PRODUCE COOPERATIVES.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to HED, AGR, FIN, referral sheet 43 CHING, AWANA, BELATTI, FONTAINE, HANOHANO, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, NISHIMOTO, RIVIERE, TAKAI, WARD, M. Lee, Tsuji HED, AGR, FIN  HCR301
HR267
Temporary nighttime parking, Foreign-Trade Zone no. 9
URGING THE STATE OF HAWAI`I, DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM TO OPEN UP THE PARKING LOT AT THE FOREIGN-TRADE ZONE NO. 9, FROM 8 PM TO 6 AM TO SERVE AS NIGHTTIME PARKING FOR WORKING HOMELESS INDIVIDUALS.
(H ) 3/28/2011 - This measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Wednesday 03-30-11 10:00AM in conference room 325. CABANILLA HSG, ERB, FIN  HCR302
HR268
Temporary nighttime parking, previous Queen Lilioukalani School
URGING THE STATE OF HAWAI`I TO OPEN UP THE PARKING LOT AT THE PREVIOUS QUEEN LILIOUKALANI SCHOOL, 3633 WAIALAE AVENUE HONOLULU, FROM 8 PM TO 6 AM TO SERVE AS NIGHTTIME PARKING FOR WORKING HOMELESS INDIVIDUALS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to HSG, EDN, FIN, referral sheet 43 CABANILLA HSG, EDN, FIN  HCR303
HR269
Hawaiian Home Lands; Mortgage Loans
URGING BANK OF AMERICA TO FULFILL ITS COMMITMENT TO LEND $150 MILLION UNDER FHA 247 FOR RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE LOANS FOR HOUSING ON HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
(H ) 3/29/2011 - This measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Wednesday 03-30-11 8:30AM in conference room 329. C. LEE HAW, HSG, CPC  HCR304
HR270
University of Hawaii
REQUESTING A MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SYSTEM AND ALL OF ITS INDIVIDUAL CAMPUSES.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to HED, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 43 CHOY, JORDAN, KEITH-AGARAN, TAKAI, Morikawa, Nakashima HED, LMG, FIN  HCR305
HR271
Proclaiming the month of August as "Hawaii State Dog Appreciation Month".
RECOGNIZING THE SERVICE OF DOGS AND REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO PROCLAIM THE MONTH OF AUGUST AS DOG RECOGNITION MONTH.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to CUA, referral sheet 43 CHING, Brower, Choy, Pine, Ward CUA  HCR306
HR272
Requesting from DOH an update or report on their action plan to address the Hawaii diabetes epidemic.
REQUESTING FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AN UPDATE ON THE PROGRESS OF THEIR ACTION PLAN AND AN OVERVIEW OF THEIR STRATEGIES TO ADDRESS THE DIABETES EPIDEMIC IN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to HLT, FIN, referral sheet 43 CHING HLT, FIN  HCR307
HR273
Requesting the Legislature to establish a Task Force on planning, selecting a location and financing a processing plant for cacao.
ESTABLISHING A HAWAII CACAO ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP A PLAN FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF A PROCESSING PLANT FOR CACAO.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to AGR/ERB, FIN, referral sheet 43 CHING, MCKELVEY, Awana, Evans, M. Lee, Tsuji AGR/ERB, FIN  HCR308
HR274 HD1
RELATING TO SERVICE DOGS
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO PROCLAIM THE SECOND WEEK OF AUGUST AS "NATIONAL ASSISTANCE DOG WEEK".
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHING, AWANA, HANOHANO, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, PINE, Aquino, Chang, Evans, Fontaine, Ichiyama, Johanson, C. Lee, Riviere, Thielen, Ward HLT  HCR309
HR275
Relating to Community Health Projects.
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ADOPT MORE BLUE ZONE VITALITY PROJECTS WITH ASSISTANCE AS-NEEDED FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to HLT, FIN, referral sheet 43 CHING, Aquino, Awana, Chang, Evans, M. Lee, McKelvey, Tsuji HLT, FIN  HCR310
HR276
Urging the DOH to create rules to allow dogs to dine with their owners and be allowed in the workplace with consent.
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CREATE RULES TO ALLOW DOGS TO ACCOMPANY OWNERS IN OUTDOOR DINING AREAS AND THE WORKPLACE.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to HLT, ERB, referral sheet 43 CHING, AWANA, CHANG, HAR, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, PINE, Aquino, Evans, Ito, Souki, Tsuji HLT, ERB  HCR311
HR277
Relating to diabetes research.
REQUESTING THAT A DIABETES RESEARCH TASK FORCE BE ESTABLISHED TO STUDY PREVENTION STRATEGIES, TRACK POLICY CHANGES AND REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE WITH RECOMMENDED ACTIONS FOR HALTING THE PROGRESSION OF PRE-DIABETES.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to HLT, HED, FIN, referral sheet 43 CHING, Belatti, Choy, Coffman, Cullen, Johanson, Keith-Agaran, Pine, Rhoads, Riviere HLT, HED, FIN  HCR312
HR278
DHHL; HHC; Commercial Leases; Administrative Rules
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS AND THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION TO REVISE THEIR CRITERIA AND REQUIREMENTS FOR AWARDING COMMERCIAL LEASES TO CONFORM WITH THE RULING IN LEIMOMI MO'OKINI LUM V. HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION.
(H ) 3/30/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CARROLL HAW, JUD  HCR313
HR279
Molokai Ranch; DLNR; State Land Swap
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO NEGOTIATE AN AGREEMENT WITH THE OWNERS OF MOLOKAI RANCH TO EXCHANGE STATE LANDS FOR MOLOKAI RANCH LANDS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 43 CARROLL WLO, FIN  HCR314
HR280 HD1
Native Hawaiian Research, Science, and Technology Park; OHA; DHHL
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM, WITH INPUT FROM THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS, TO EXAMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF JOINTLY ESTABLISHING A NATIVE HAWAIIAN RESEARCH, SCIENCE, AND TECHNOLOGY PARK.
(H ) 4/15/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CARROLL HAW/ERB, FIN  HCR315
HR281
'Aha Kiole Advisory Committee; 'Aha Moku Councils
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO IMPLEMENT THE 'AHA MOKU COUNCILS, AS RECOMMENDED BY THE 'AHA KIOLE ADVISORY COMMITTEE, TO ADVISE THE STATE ON NATIVE HAWAIIAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT PRACTICES.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Referred to HAW/WLO, FIN, referral sheet 43 CARROLL HAW/WLO, FIN  HCR316
HR282
DHHL; Agricultural Technician; Long Term Contract
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO ENTER INTO A LONG TERM CONTRACT WITH AN AGRICULTURAL TECHNICIAN FOR THE ISLAND OF MOLOKAI.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. CARROLL HAW/AGR, FIN  HCR317
HR283 HD1
Poultry Inspection; Avian Diseases; Hawaiian Home Lands
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF DEVELOPING AN ARENA AND TESTING AND INSPECTION FACILITY ON HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS ON MOLOKAI FOR THE PURPOSE OF TESTING BACKYARD POULTRY FLOCKS FOR AVIAN DISEASES.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on AGR as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Carroll, M. Oshiro, Takai, Tokioka excused. CARROLL HAW, AGR, FIN  HCR318
HR284
Education Week Floor Presentation
CONGRATULATING YUUKO ARIKAWA AS THE 2010 MILKEN EDUCATOR AWARD WINNER, DAWN HOMONT AS THE 2010 MILKEN TEACHER OF PROMISE AWARD WINNER, DARREL GALERA AS THE 2010 METLIFE/NASSP HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR, JUSTIN MEW AS THE 2010 METLIFE/NASSP MIDDLE SCHOOL PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR, MICHAEL HARANO AS THE 2010 NAESP HAWAII DISTINGUISHED PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR, AND KOKO HEAD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, LIHOLIHO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, AND WAIALUA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AS THE 2011 HAWAII BLUE RIBBON SCHOOLS.
(H ) 3/17/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI
HR285
The 2010 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award
COMMENDING THE STATE OF HAWAII FOR WINNING THE 2010 SECRETARY OF DEFENSE EMPLOYER SUPPORT FREEDOM AWARD.
(H ) 3/18/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA, TAKAI
HR286
Education Week Floor Presentation
CONGRATULATING KRISTEN BRUMMEL AS THE 2011 HAWAII STATE TEACHER OF THE YEAR, AND MICHELLE COLTE, ALISA BENDER, DEBORAH YASUDA, SANDY CAMELI, SCOT KIYONAGA, AND ALTHEA ARINAGA AS THE 2011 HAWAII STATE DISTRICT TEACHERS OF THE YEAR.
(H ) 3/18/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI
HR287
Congratulating and honoring the Hilton Hawaiian Village in celebration of its 50th anniversary.
CONGRATULATING AND HONORING THE HILTON HAWAIIAN VILLAGE IN CELEBRATION OF ITS 5OTH ANNIVERSARY.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. BROWER
HR288
Cecilio and Kapono; Lifetime Achievement; Contemporary Hawaiian Music
RECOGNIZING AND COMMENDING CECILIO AND KAPONO ON THEIR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD AS CONTEMPORARY HAWAIIAN MUSIC ARTISTS.
(H ) 3/21/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. TOKIOKA
HR289
Honoring the selfless contributions of "Papa" Fred Pereira of the Waianae Boxing Club to the Waianae community and community-at-large.
HONORING "PAPA" FRED PEREIRA OF THE WAIANAE BOXING CLUB.
(H ) 3/22/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA
HR290
Commending and congratulating Jalee Fuselier and Prudential Spirit of Community Awards 2011 Hawaii State Honorees and 2011 Hawaii State Distinguished Finalists.
COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING JALEE FUSELIER ON REPRESENTING HAWAII AS MISS HAWAII 2010, AND COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING THE PRUDENTIAL SPIRIT OF COMMUNITY AWARDS 2011 HAWAII STATE HONOREES AND 2011 HAWAII STATE DISTINGUISHED FINALISTS.
(H ) 3/22/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. RIVIERE
HR291
Peace Corps; Fiftieth Anniversary
COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING THE PEACE CORPS ON ITS 50TH ANNIVERSARY.
(H ) 3/23/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. NAKASHIMA, WARD
HR292
ABUNAI 95 BOYS SOCCER TEAM
RECOGNIZING THE ABUNAI 95 BOYS SOCCER TEAM.
(H ) 3/23/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, YAMANE
HR293
Le Jardin Academy; Fiftieth Anniversary
CONGRATULATING LE JARDIN ACADEMY ON THE CELEBRATION OF ITS FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY.
(H ) 3/28/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. THIELEN, C. LEE
HR294
2011 Small Business Administration Awardees
RECOGNIZING THE UNITED STATES SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION'S STATE OF HAWAII 2011 AWARDEES.
(H ) 3/28/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHOY
HR295
Hawaii Five-0's First Series
COMMENDING CBS, AND THE PRODUCERS, CAST AND CREW OF HAWAII FIVE-0 FOR AN EXCELLENT AND SUCCESSFUL FIRST SEASON.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKAI, C. LEE
HR296
Maui's Paniolo Living Treasures
HONORING MAUI'S PANIOLO LIVING TREASURES: CHARLES A. KAHALEAUKI SR., CHARLES "CHUNGA" A. KAHALEAUKI JR., FRANCIS NAPUA PO'OUAHI, AND CARL "SOOT" H. BREDHOFF JR., OF KAUPO RANCH; AND MERTON G. KEKIWI SR., OF ULUPALAKUA RANCH.
(H ) 3/31/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CARROLL
HR297
Blue Planet Foundation
COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING HENK ROGERS, BLUE PLANET FOUNDATION, ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS, AND STAFF FOR EXEMPLARY COMMITMENT TO THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. OSHIRO
HR298
Congratulating and recognizing the ‘Ewa All-Stars.
CONGRATULATING AND RECOGNIZING THE ‘EWA ALL-STARS TEAM FOR WINNING THE PONY BRONCO DIVISION WORLD SERIES CHAMPIONSHIP.
(H ) 4/1/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. PINE, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, Johanson, Ward
HR299
BENEDICTO R. GALINDO, M.D. AND ADULT FOSTER CARE PROVIDERS.
COMMENDING, RECOGNIZING, AND CONGRATULATING BENEDICTO R. GALINDO, M.D., ADULT FOSTER HOMECARE ASSOCIATION OF HAWAII, UNITED GROUP OF HOME OPERATORS, ALLIANCE OF RESIDENTIAL CARE ADMINISTRATORS, THE PRIMARY CARE PROVIDERS OF HAWAII, ADULT FOSTER HOMES OF THE PACIFIC, AND CASE MANAGEMENT COUNCIL FOR THEIR EXEMPLARY SERVICE TO THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, CABANILLA, MANAHAN
HR300
Honoring Gladys "Glady" Burrill
HONORING AND COMMENDING GLADYS "GLADY" BURRILL FOR BEING THE OLDEST WOMAN IN THE WORLD TO COMPLETE A MARATHON.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, HERKES
HR301
Honoring and congratulating Mun Lun School on their centennial anniversary.
HONORING AND CONGRATULATING MUN LUN SCHOOL ON THEIR CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY.
(H ) 4/4/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHING, RHOADS
HR302
Boy Scouts of America, Aloha and Maui County Councils
HONORING THE BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA, ALOHA COUNCIL AND MAUI COUNTY COUNCIL, AND THEIR BOARD MEMBERS, VOLUNTEERS, AND SUPPORTERS IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. HASHEM
HR303
Commending and congratulating Team RAMBOT X.
COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING RADFORD HIGH SCHOOL FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN ROBOTICS.
(H ) 4/5/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. JOHANSON
HR304
Committee Assignments
RELATING TO THE COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 4/6/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY
HR305
Honoring and commending the united states navy seals for successfully neutralizing the world's most wanted terrorist
HONORING AND COMMENDING THE UNITED STATES NAVY SEALS FOR SUCCESSFULLY NEUTRALIZING THE WORLD'S MOST WANTED TERRORIST.
(H ) 5/5/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, AQUINO, CHOY, CULLEN, EVANS, FONTAINE, HAR, HERKES, ITO, JOHANSON, KAWAKAMI, B. OSHIRO, RIVIERE, SAY, TAKAI, TAKUMI, THIELEN, TOKIOKA, YAMASHITA
HR306
ROWENA "AUNTY RONIE" LOW
EXPRESSING APPRECIATION AND GRATITUDE TO ROWENA "AUNTY RONIE" LOW FOR HER YEARS OF SERVICE TO THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY RETIREMENT.
(H ) 5/5/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY
HR307
Speaker; Legislative Business; Interim
AUTHORIZING AND EMPOWERING THE SPEAKER TO PERFORM AND CARRY OUT ANY OFFICIAL LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS DURING THE INTERIM BETWEEN THE 2011 AND 2012 REGULAR SESSIONS.
(H ) 5/5/2011 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, WARD
HR308
House ready to adjourn Sine Die
INFORMING THE SENATE AND THE GOVERNOR THAT THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES IS READY TO ADJOURN SINE DIE.
(S ) 5/6/2011 - Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 705). SAY, MANAHAN