Hawaii State Legislature
2012 House Resolutions Offered
All resolutions that were offered in the House of Representatives.
   
Measure Text pdfMeasure StatusCurrent StatusIntroducer(s)Current ReferralCompanion
HR1
Officers of the House of Representatives; Chief Clerk
RELATING TO THE OFFICERS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/18/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHONG, WARD
HR2
Caucus Leaders; Committee Assignments; House of Representatives
RELATING TO THE CAUCUS LEADERS AND THE COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/18/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY
HR3
Requests the Department of Transportation to establish the Hawaii Airport Authority Task Force (Task Force)to determine the feasibility of establishing a Hawaii State Airport Authority.
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO ESTABLISH A HAWAII STATE AIRPORT AUTHORITY TASK FORCE TO DETERMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A HAWAII STATE AIRPORT AUTHORITY.
(H ) 1/20/2012 - Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 4 SOUKI, ICHIYAMA TRN, FIN  HCR4
HR4 HD1
Transient Accommodations Tax; HSAC Package
URGING THE GOVERNOR AND THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO PRESERVE THE COUNTIES' SHARE OF THE TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY (Introduced by request of another party) TOU, FIN  SR3
HR5 HD1
Requests the United States Congress to recognize that corporations are not entitled to Constitutional rights and that the Constitution only grants rights to natural persons. (HR5 HD1)
RECOGNIZING THAT THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION ONLY PROTECTS RIGHTS OF NATURAL PERSONS.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. KEITH-AGARAN (Introduced by request of another party) JUD, FIN  HCR5
HR6
Aquatic Life Resolution; Kauai County Package
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO AMEND CHAPTER 188, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, BY ADDING A NEW SECTION TO BE APPROPRIATELY DESIGNATED PROHIBITING THE SALE OF AQUATIC LIFE FOR AQUARIUM PURPOSES AND AMEND EXISTING SECTION 188F-4 REGARDING THE WEST HAWAII REGIONAL FISHERY MANAGEMENT AREA PLAN AND SECTION 189-11 REGARDING RECEIPTS IN MANAGEMENT AREA PLAN AND SECTION 189-11 REGARDING RECEIPTS IN DUPLICATE; A RESOLUTION REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ISSUE A MORATORIUM ON THE COMMERCIAL TAKE AND SALE OF AQUATIC LIFE TAKEN FOR AQUARIUM PURPOSES FROM STATE WATERS; AND REQUESTING THE HAWAII DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ADOPT A RULE PROHIBITING THE COMMERCIAL TAKE AND SALE OF AQUATIC LIFE TAKEN FOR AQUARIUM PURPOSES FROM STATE WATERS.
(H ) 1/25/2012 - Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 7 SAY (Introduced by request of another party) WLO, JUD  HCR8SR2SCR1
HR7
Fertility Preservation Procedures
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ASSESS THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL EFFECTS OF REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR FERTILITY PRESERVATION PROCEDURES FOR PERSONS OF REPRODUCTIVE AGE WHO HAVE BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER AND WILL UNDERGO TREATMENT THAT MAY ADVERSELY AFFECT FERTILITY.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, AWANA, BROWER, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, Choy, Herkes, Nakashima HLT, CPC, LMG  HCR9
HR8
Incarceration; Rehabilitation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO ADDRESS THE HIGH COST OF INCARCERATION WITHOUT REHABILITATION BY ESTABLISHING APPROPRIATE REHABILITATION PROGRAMS IN LIEU OF INCARCERATION FOR CERTAIN CONVICTED INDIVIDUALS.
(H ) 1/25/2012 - Referred to PBM, FIN, referral sheet 7 C. LEE, HANOHANO PBM, FIN  HCR10
HR9
City and County of Honolulu; Road Widening; Pedestrian Safety; Seniors
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO REVIEW ITS POLICIES REGARDING STREET AND ROAD WIDENING, WITH REGARD TO THEIR IMPACT ON PEDESTRIAN SAFETY.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, AQUINO, BELATTI, CARROLL, CULLEN, HANOHANO, ICHIYAMA, JORDAN, MORIKAWA, PINE, THIELEN, WARD, YAMANE, Fontaine TRN, FIN  HCR13
HR10
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ESTABLISH A STATE HEALTH PLAN INITIATIVE TO REDUCE THE OCCURRENCES OF CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE IN HAWAII.
(H ) 2/24/2012 - The committee(s) on HLT recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. MARUMOTO, AQUINO, CARROLL, CULLEN, EVANS, HANOHANO, ICHIYAMA, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, M. LEE, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, THIELEN, YAMANE HLT, FIN  HCR16SR5SCR4
HR11
Combat Exclusionary Rule; Military; Women
RESOLUTION TO SUPPORT THE REPEAL OF COMBAT EXCLUSIONARY RULES.
(H ) 1/27/2012 - Referred to PBM, referral sheet 9 M. LEE, CARROLL, EVANS, HANOHANO, ICHIYAMA, KAWAKAMI, LUKE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, PINE PBM  HCR17SR10SCR10
HR12
National Women's History Museum; Congressional Support
REQUESTING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO SUPPORT THE EFFORTS OF THE NATIONAL WOMEN'S HISTORY MUSEUM TO SECURE A PERMANENT HOME IN THE NATION'S CAPITAL.
(H ) 1/27/2012 - Referred to CUA, referral sheet 9 MARUMOTO, BELATTI, CARROLL, EVANS, HANOHANO, ICHIYAMA, M. LEE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, PINE, THIELEN CUA  HCR18SR8SCR8
HR13
Veterans Benefits; Programs and Services for Women Veterans
URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS AND THE HAWAII OFFICE OF VETERANS SERVICES TO DEVELOP COMPREHENSIVE PROGRAMS AND SERVICES TO ADDRESS THE NEEDS OF WOMEN VETERANS.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. ICHIYAMA, AQUINO, BELATTI, CARROLL, CULLEN, EVANS, HANOHANO, JOHANSON, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, M. LEE, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, PINE, THIELEN, WARD, YAMANE, Fontaine PBM, FIN  HCR19SR6SCR5
HR14
Veterans Court Within the Hawaii State Circuit Court
SUPPORTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A VETERANS COURT WITHIN THE HAWAII STATE CIRCUIT COURT.
(H ) 1/27/2012 - Referred to PBM, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 9 ICHIYAMA, AQUINO, BELATTI, CARROLL, CULLEN, EVANS, HANOHANO, JOHANSON, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, M. LEE, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, PINE, THIELEN, WARD, YAMANE, Fontaine PBM, JUD, FIN  HCR20SR7SCR7
HR15
Women's Health
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO FUND ABORTIONS FOR SERVICEWOMEN IN CASES OF RAPE OR INCEST AND LIFT THE BAN ON PRIVATE FUNDING OF ABORTIONS AT MILITARY BASES.
(H ) 1/27/2012 - Referred to PBM, referral sheet 9 ICHIYAMA, BELATTI, CARROLL, EVANS, HANOHANO, JORDAN, M. LEE, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, Kawakami PBM  HCR21SR9SCR9
HR16
Submerged State Lands; Lahaina, Maui; Non-Exclusive Easement
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT LAHAINA, MAUI, FOR MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OF EXISTING DECK AND IMPROVEMENTS.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. MCKELVEY, CHANG WLO, FIN  HCR23
HR17 HD1
All-Terrain Vehicles; Safety; Children
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE THE IMPACT OF ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE ACCIDENTS ON CHILDREN.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. ICHIYAMA, Souki TRN, FIN  HCR33
HR18
Ka Leo O Hawaii's 90th Anniversary
CONGRATULATING KA LEO O HAWAII ON THE OCCASION OF ITS 90TH ANNIVERSARY.
(H ) 2/2/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. NISHIMOTO
HR19
Incarceration; Rehabilitation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO ADDRESS THE HIGH COST OF INCARCERATION WITHOUT REHABILITATION BY ESTABLISHING APPROPRIATE REHABILITATION PROGRAMS IN LIEU OF INCARCERATION FOR CERTAIN CONVICTED INDIVIDUALS.
(H ) 2/7/2012 - Referred to PBM, FIN, referral sheet 18 HANOHANO PBM, FIN
HR20
NOAA; Proposed Rule 064B-BA81; Opposition
OPPOSING THE PASSAGE OF RULE 064B-BA81 PROPOSED BY THE NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC AGENCY.
(H ) 3/2/2012 - The committee(s) on WLO/EEP recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CHANG, HAR, THIELEN WLO/EEP  HCR38
HR21
Recognition; League of Cities of the Philippines
RECOGNIZING A DRAFT MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING AND COOPERATION BETWEEN THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE LEAGUE OF CITIES OF THE PHILIPPINES.
(H ) 2/16/2012 - The committees on INT recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Awana, Hashem, Brower, Choy, Evans, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Tsuji, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Tokioka, Marumoto. MIZUNO, AQUINO, AWANA, BROWER, CABANILLA, CARROLL, CHOY, COFFMAN, CULLEN, HANOHANO, KAWAKAMI, KEITH-AGARAN, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, TAKAI, TOKIOKA INT, FIN  HCR3
HR22
Adult Residential Care Homes, Community Foster Care Homes; Insurance
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO EDUCATE OPERATORS OF ADULT RESIDENTIAL CARE HOMES AND COMMUNITY CARE FOSTER HOMES ABOUT THE APPROPRIATE INSURANCE FOR THEIR BUSINESS.
(H ) 4/11/2012 - The committee on FIN recommends that the measure be deferred. YAMANE, MIZUNO, SAY HLT/HUS, FIN  HCR42
HR23
Out-of-State Teacher Licenses
REQUESTING THE HAWAII TEACHER STANDARDS BOARD TO REVIEW RULES REGARDING LICENSING OF TEACHERS IN HAWAII WITH OUT-OF-STATE TEACHING LICENSES TO DETERMINE IF THERE ARE BARRIERS TO THOSE TEACHERS BEING LICENSED IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/2/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on EDN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Oshiro excused (1). ITO, SAY LAB, EDN  HCR43
HR24
Zoning; Fraternity and Sorority Houses
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO STUDY THE ISSUE OF FRATERNITY AND SORORITY HOUSE LOCATIONS.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HED recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. SAY WLO, HED  HCR44
HR25 HD1
Visa Improvements to Stimulate International Tourism to the United States Act
SUPPORTING THE VISA IMPROVEMENTS TO STIMULATE INTERNATIONAL TOURISM TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ACT.
(H ) 3/28/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. BROWER, AWANA, CABANILLA, SAY, TOKIOKA TOU/INT  HCR46
HR26
Gambling; Prohibition
EXPRESSING CONTINUED SUPPORT FOR THE PROHIBITION OF GAMBLING IN HAWAII, AS RECOMMENDED BY THE 2011 HAWAII SECONDARY STUDENT CONFERENCE.
(H ) 2/14/2012 - Referred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 27 MANAHAN, AQUINO, CULLEN JUD, FIN  HCR47
HR27 HD1
Declaring Saturdays and Sundays to be "Eat Local, Buy Local" Days in Hawaii and Encouraging Families, Restaurants, and Grocers to Buy Hawaii-Grown Foods, Flowers, and Produce.
DECLARING SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS TO BE "EAT LOCAL, BUY LOCAL" DAY IN HAWAII AND ENCOURAGING FAMILIES, RESTAURANTS, AND GROCERS TO BUY HAWAII-GROWN FOODS, FLOWERS, AND PRODUCE.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, BROWER, CHOY, EVANS, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, OSHIRO, RHOADS, RIVIERE, SOUKI, TSUJI AGR/ERB  HCR48
HR28
Recognizing and celebrating Whitney Houston as one of the greatest recording artists ever, as well as a humanitarian
RECOGNIZING WHITNEY HOUSTON AS ONE OF THE GREATEST RECORDING ARTISTS EVER AND CELEBRATING HER LIFE AS A HUMANITARIAN.
(H ) 2/17/2012 - Referred to CUA, referral sheet 32 MIZUNO, BROWER, HANOHANO CUA
HR29
Honoring Army Private First Class Edward Barut, recipient of the Purple Heart Medal and Combat Action Badge, for his ultimate act of service and valor in serving our nation.
HONORING ARMY PRIVATE FIRST CLASS EDWARD BARUT, RECIPIENT OF THE PURPLE HEART MEDAL AND COMBAT ACTION BADGE, FOR HIS ULTIMATE ACT OF SERVICE AND VALOR IN SERVING OUR NATION.
(H ) 2/15/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. AQUINO
HR30
Citizens United vs. Federal Election Commission
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PASS AND SEND TO THE STATES A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO REVERSE CITIZEN UNITED VS. FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION.
(H ) 2/17/2012 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 32 BELATTI, BROWER, HANOHANO, KEITH-AGARAN, LUKE, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, RHOADS, TAKAI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY, YAMANE JUD  HCR49
HR31
Hawaii Health Systems Corporation
REQUESTING THE HAWAII HEALTH SYSTEMS CORPORATION TO IMPLEMENT THE COLLABORATION OF COMMUNITY HOSPITALS WITH COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS, AND TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO INTEGRATE CERTAIN RURAL HOSPITALS WITH FEDERALLY-QUALIFIED HEALTH CENTERS.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HLT recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. YAMANE HLT, FIN  HCR52
HR32
Medicaid Section 1115 Waiver
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO FULLY IMPLEMENT THE SECTION 1115 WAIVER GRANTED TO HAWAII IN 1994 TO RAISE THE MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY TO UP TO THREE HUNDRED PERCENT OF THE FEDERAL POVERTY LEVEL.
(H ) 2/21/2012 - Referred to HUS/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 35 YAMANE HUS/HLT, FIN  HCR53
HR33
Audit; State Agencies; Salary and Wage Overpayments
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THOSE STATE AGENCIES WITH SALARY AND WAGE OVERPAYMENTS.
(H ) 2/22/2012 - Referred to LMG, FIN, referral sheet 36 TAKAI, BELATTI, KEITH-AGARAN, C. LEE, LUKE, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, Takumi LMG, FIN  HCR54
HR34
Commending and congratulating Rose Lee for dedicated service to Hawaii’s military community, and the people of the State of Hawaii.
COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING ROSE LEE FOR DEDICATED SERVICE TO HAWAII’S MILITARY COMMUNITY, AND THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 2/21/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. OSHIRO, ICHIYAMA, TAKAI
HR35
Committee Assignments; House of Representatives
RELATING TO THE COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 2/21/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY
HR36
National Guard; Helicopter Emergency Services
URGING THE HAWAII ARMY NATIONAL GUARD TO PROVIDE EMERGENCY TRANSPORT SERVICES BY HELICOPTER TO INDIVIDUALS FROM LEEWARD OAHU AND COMMUNITIES IN THE IMMEDIATE VICINITY WHO REQUIRE IMMEDIATE TRAUMA CARE.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE HLT/PBM, FIN  HCR56
HR37
Recognizing the 2012 Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii's Living Treasures
RECOGNIZING THE 2012 HONPA HONGWANJI MISSION OF HAWAII'S LIVING TREASURES.
(H ) 2/22/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAIKI, CABANILLA, NISHIMOTO, WOOLEY, YAMANE
HR38 HD1
Resolution for Support of Taiwan Participation in Convention.
URGING THE UNITED NATIONS TO GRANT TAIWAN PARTICIPATION AS AN OBSERVER IN THE UNITED NATIONS FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE OF THE PARTIES.
(H ) 4/5/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY, AWANA, BROWER, CHANG, CHING, HAR, ITO, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, WARD INT/EEP  HCR59
HR39
Requesting the Honolulu City Council to amend the traffic code to enhanced penalties for drives who create excessive moped or vehicle within 100 feet of a hospital.
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY TO ORDAIN AN ORDINANCE INCREASING PENALTIES FOR VEHICLE AND MOPED NOISE IN HOSPITAL ZONES.
(H ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to TRN, HLT, referral sheet 38 CHING, FONTAINE, WARD, Thielen TRN, HLT
HR40
Sign Language Services for Children with Disabilities
REQUESTING THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO INCORPORATE AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE INTO THE PUBLIC SCHOOL CURRICULUM AND ENCOURAGING SIGN LANGUAGE INSTRUCTORS TO ASSIST STUDENTS WITH LEARNING CHALLENGES IN THE CLASSROOM.
(H ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 38 CHING, Fontaine, Pine, Thielen, Ward EDN, FIN
HR41
Serpent's Head Cowry Shell; State Shell
IN SUPPORT OF DECLARING THE SERPENT'S HEAD COWRY SHELL AS THE HAWAII STATE SEA SHELL.
(H ) 4/4/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, AQUINO, CULLEN, ICHIYAMA, RHOADS WLO  HCR61
HR42
Reserved Parking Stalls; Handicap and Electric Vehicle
REQUESTING THE DISABILITY AND COMMUNICATION ACCESS BOARD, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE HAWAII STATE ENERGY OFFICE, TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON THE INTERPLAY OF RESERVED PARKING STALL REQUIREMENTS FOR DISABLED PERSONS AND ELECTRIC VEHICLES.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - The committee(s) on HLT recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. M. LEE, YAMASHITA, Aquino, Cullen, Johanson HLT, EEP
HR43
Department of Education; Late-born Children
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONDUCT RESEARCH ON THE CORRELATION BETWEEN CHILDREN WHO ARE LATE-BORN AND THE HIGH SCHOOL DROP OUT RATE.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Kawakami, Manahan, McKelvey, Saiki excused (5). TAKUMI, BELATTI EDN, FIN  HCR62
HR44
Collector Car Appreciation Day; July 13, 2012
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO PROCLAIM JULY 13, 2012, AS "COLLECTOR CAR APPRECIATION DAY".
(H ) 3/28/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, BROWER, CHANG, HAR, ITO, M. LEE, MIZUNO, RHOADS, SOUKI, TOKIOKA, TSUJI TRN  HCR63
HR45
Infrastructure Investment Fund; Public-Private Partnerships; Construction; Investment; Pensions
SUPPORTING THE CONCEPT OF INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT FUNDS.
(H ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to ERB, LAB, FIN, referral sheet 38 MCKELVEY, AQUINO, AWANA, CULLEN, HAR, ICHIYAMA, ITO, JORDAN, MANAHAN, OSHIRO, SAY, SOUKI, TOKIOKA ERB, LAB, FIN  HCR64
HR46
Stark Law; Physician Self-Referral Prohibition
URGING THE ENFORCEMENT OF AND SUPPORT FOR THE INTENT OF THE FEDERAL STARK LAW.
(H ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to HLT, CPC/JUD, referral sheet 38 SAY (Introduced by request of another party) HLT, CPC/JUD  HCR65
HR47
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
OPPOSING THE INDEFINITE DETENTION PROVISIONS OF THE NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2012.
(H ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to PBM, JUD, referral sheet 38 RHOADS, KEITH-AGARAN, C. LEE, LUKE, TAKUMI PBM, JUD  HCR67
HR48
Legislative Reference Bureau Study; Gubernatorial Appointed Members of Boards and Commissions
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO STUDY GUBERNATORIAL APPOINTMENTS TO BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS.
(H ) 3/2/2012 - Referred to LMG, FIN, referral sheet 39 WOOLEY LMG, FIN  HCR69
HR49
Koke‘e State Park Advisory Council; Report to Legislature
REQUESTING THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE, NO LATER THAN DECEMBER 15, 2012, ON THE PROGRESS OF THE KOKE‘E STATE PARK ADVISORY COUNCIL.
(H ) 3/2/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 39 MORIKAWA WLO, FIN  HCR70
HR50
Public Schools; Individuals with Disabilities; LGBT
ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO INCLUDE IN THE SOCIAL STUDIES CURRICULUM THE POLITICAL, ECONOMIC, AND SOCIAL CONTRIBUTIONS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, AND TRANSGENDER INDIVIDUALS.
(H ) 3/2/2012 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 39 TAKUMI (Introduced by request of another party) EDN, FIN  HCR71
HR51
League of Cities of the Philippines; Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation
RECOGNIZING A DRAFT MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING AND COOPERATION BETWEEN THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE LEAGUE OF CITIES OF THE PHILIPPINES.
(H ) 3/1/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AQUINO, AWANA, BROWER, CABANILLA, CHONG, CHOY, CULLEN, HANOHANO, HAR, ITO, KAWAKAMI, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, SAY, SOUKI, TOKIOKA
HR52
Employer-Union Health Benefits Trust Fund; Premiums
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE PREVALENCE, IF ANY, OF UNNECESSARY PAYMENTS MADE FROM THE EMPLOYER-UNION HEALTH BENEFITS TRUST FUND TO INSURERS FOR HEALTH BENEFITS PLAN PREMIUMS OF DECEASED INDIVIDUALS, AND AN ANALYSIS OF POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, THAT MAY ELIMINATE OR SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE SUCH PAYMENTS.
(H ) 3/6/2012 - Referred to LAB, FIN, referral sheet 40 FONTAINE, RIVIERE, WARD, Johanson LAB, FIN  HCR73
HR53
Study; Single Stand-Alone Casino; Waikiki
REQUESTING A STUDY OF THE SOCIAL IMPACTS OF A SINGLE STAND-ALONE CASINO IN WAIKIKI.
(H ) 3/9/2012 - Referred to ERB/TOU, FIN, referral sheet 42 SOUKI, CARROLL, CHANG, HANOHANO, HERKES, ITO, TSUJI, Chong, Kawakami, Keith-Agaran, McKelvey, Say ERB/TOU, FIN  HCR75
HR54
Agriculture; Genetically Modified Organism
URGING FOOD PRODUCERS TO VOLUNTARILY LABEL THEIR PRODUCTS AS BEING FREE OF GENETICALLY MODIFIED ORGANISMS.
(H ) 3/9/2012 - Referred to AGR/ERB, HLT, referral sheet 42 FONTAINE, CARROLL, RIVIERE, Brower, Marumoto, McKelvey, Souki, Ward AGR/ERB, HLT  HCR76
HR55
Urges Inclusion of Hong Kong in United States Visa Waiver Program
URGING THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO INCLUDE HONG KONG IN THE UNITED STATES VISA WAIVER PROGRAM AND EASE VISA RESTRICTIONS AND THE VISA APPLICATION AND APPROVAL PROCESS FOR BUSINESS AND TOURIST TRAVELERS WITH HONG KONG SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION PASSPORTS.
(H ) 4/5/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. MCKELVEY, BROWER, CHING, Awana, Carroll, Chang, Chong, Choy, Hashem, Nishimoto, Say INT/TOU
HR56
Veterans' Summit
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF VETERANS SERVICES TO CONVENE A VETERANS' SUMMIT IN EACH OF THE VARIOUS COUNTIES AND A STATEWIDE SUMMIT TO DEVELOP AND PROMOTE COLLABORATION AMONG THE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE ENTITIES THAT PROVIDE SERVICES TO VETERANS.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Saiki, Ward, Wooley excused (4). MCKELVEY, AQUINO, AWANA, CULLEN, EVANS, ICHIYAMA, NISHIMOTO, SOUKI, WARD, YAMASHITA PBM, FIN
HR57
Homelessness; Non-governmental Organizations
SUPPORTING EFFORTS BY NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS THAT ASSIST IN FINDING OPPORTUNITIES AND SOLUTIONS TO ADDRESS HOMELESSNESS IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, HANOHANO, C. LEE, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI, WOOLEY HSG, FIN  HCR82
HR58
Encouraging Government Agencies to Plant Food Bearing Trees on Lands Owned or Controlled by the State or a County
ENCOURAGING GOVERNMENT AGENCIES TO PLANT FOOD BEARING TREES ON LANDS OWNED OR CONTROLLED BY THE STATE OR A COUNTY.
(H ) 3/9/2012 - Referred to AGR/WLO, FIN, referral sheet 42 AWANA, HANOHANO, C. LEE, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, TSUJI, WOOLEY AGR/WLO, FIN  HCR83
HR59
Hawaiian Studies Program; DOE; Report on Progress
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO COMPLY IN FULL WITH THE FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR'S MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S HAWAIIAN STUDIES PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. HANOHANO HAW, EDN, FIN  HCR85
HR60 HD1
Mokauea Island; Fishermen; Fishers; Fishing Village; Native Hawaiian; Keehi Lagoon; National Register of Historic Places
URGING THE UNITED STATES NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES TO RECOGNIZE MOKAUEA ISLAND AS A CULTURAL AND EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE AND INCLUDE MOKAUEA ISLAND ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. HANOHANO HAW, WLO, FIN  HCR86
HR61
Honu; Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle; Protection; Harvesting: Fishing
URGING THE UNITED STATES TO RECOGNIZE THE RECOVERY OF HAWAIIAN GREEN SEA TURTLES AND BEGIN ACTIVE MANAGEMENT OF THIS IMPORTANT SPECIES.
(H ) 4/12/2012 - The committee(s) on WLO recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. HANOHANO WLO  HCR87
HR62
Natural Resources; Rules and Regulations; Native Hawaiian; Resource Management
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO REVIEW THE NATURAL RESOURCES' MARINE MANAGEMENT RULES, CONDUCT NEW PUBLIC HEARINGS ON THE RULES, CONSULT WITH NATIVE HAWAIIAN PEOPLE, AND DETERMINE THE RELEVANCE AND APPLICABILITY OF THE RULES TO PLACE-BASED MANAGEMENT FOR PURPOSES OF ENHANCING VOLUNTARY COMPLIANCE AND PUBLIC PARTICIPATION IN MARINE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on WLO with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). HANOHANO HAW, WLO, FIN  HCR88
HR63
State Capitol War Memorial
REQUESTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A PLAN TO CREATE A STATE CAPITOL MEMORIAL TO HONOR THE VETERANS OF THE PERSIAN GULF WAR, OPERATION DESERT STORM, OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM, OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM, AND OPERATION NEW DAWN.
(H ) 3/9/2012 - Referred to PBM, FIN, referral sheet 43 TAKAI, AQUINO, CULLEN PBM, FIN  HCR91
HR64
Veterans; Flag
URGING THE PRESIDENT AND CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO ADOPT THE VETERANS REMEMBERED FLAG.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. CULLEN, AQUINO, BROWER, CABANILLA, FONTAINE, ICHIYAMA, KAWAKAMI, M. LEE, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MORIKAWA, RIVIERE, SAY, TAKUMI, WARD, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Johanson PBM  HCR92
HR65
Recognizing and Commending Planned Parenthood of Hawaii
RECOGNIZING AND COMMENDING PLANNED PARENTHOOD OF HAWAII FOR ITS UNWAVERING SUPPORT OF THE PEOPLE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/9/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, ICHIYAMA
HR66
Study on the reintegration of the Office of the Chancellor of the University of Hawaii at Manoa into the Office of the President of the University of Hawaii System.
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII BOARD OF REGENTS TO STUDY THE REINTEGRATION OF THE OFFICE OF THE CHANCELLOR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA WITH THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SYSTEM.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HED recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. TAKAI, NISHIMOTO HED, FIN  HCR93
HR67
Department of Hawaiian Home Lands; Financial Audit
REQUESTING A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on LMG with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). HANOHANO HAW, LMG, FIN  HCR95
HR68
Hawaiian National
RECOGNIZING HAWAIIAN NATIONALS AS A POPULATION RESIDING LAWFULLY IN THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with Fontaine voting aye with reservations; Ching, McKelvey, Ward voting no (3) and Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). HANOHANO HAW, JUD, FIN  HCR96
HR69
Hawaii State Bar Association; Divorce; Annulment; Termination of Reciprocal Beneficiary Relationship; Revocation of Property
URGING THE HAWAII STATE BAR ASSOCIATION TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS TO ADDRESS SECTION 560:2-804, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES. RELATING TO THE REVOCATION OF PROBATE AND NONPROBATE TRANSFERS BY DIVORCE OR TERMINATION OF RECIPROCAL BENEFICIARY RELATIONSHIPS.
(H ) 3/13/2012 - Referred to JUD, referral sheet 44 SAY (Introduced by request of another party) JUD  HCR97
HR70
Congratulating and Recognizing the Mililani High School Boys Varsity Soccer Team For Winning The 2012 State and Oahu Interscholastic Association Red Division Boys Varsity Soccer Championships
CONGRATULATING AND RECOGNIZING THE MILILANI HIGH SCHOOL BOYS VARSITY SOCCER TEAM FOR WINNING THE 2012 STATE AND OAHU INTERSCHOLASTIC ASSOCIATION RED DIVISION BOYS VARSITY SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIPS.
(H ) 3/12/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, YAMANE
HR71
Recognizing, Congratulating, and Honoring Glenn Lee, Sarah Wagner-Dorich, Tom Kurashige, Karen Ikemoto, Teri King-Agan, Rofina Rivera, Randy Sotsuda, and Elden Seta For Their Outstanding Accomplishments and Much-Deserved Awards
CONGRATULATING GLENN LEE AS THE 2011 HAWAII MILKEN EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR; SARAH WAGNER-DORICH AS THE 2011 HAWAII MILKEN EDUCATOR TEACHER OF PROMISE; TOM KURASHIGE AS THE RECIPIENT OF THE 2011 MASAYUKI TOKIOKA EXCELLENCE IN SCHOOL LEADERSHIP AWARD; KAREN IKEMOTO AS THE RECIPIENT OF THE FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY OF HAWAII'S 2011 LIBRARIAN OF THE YEAR AWARD; TERI KING-AGAN, ROFINA RIVERA, AND RANDY SOTSUDA AS FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY OF HAWAII'S 2011 EXCELLENCE IN SERVICE AWARDEES; AND ELDEN SETA AS THE 2012 NATIONAL BANDWORLD LEGION OF HONOR LAUREATE.
(H ) 3/12/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI
HR72
Requesting the City and County of Honolulu to prohibit parking on Date Street between Kapiolani Boulevard and La'au Street during certain hours.
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO PROHIBIT PARKING ON DATE STREET BETWEEN KAPIOLANI BOULEVARD AND LA‘AU STREET DURING THE MORNING HOURS TO ALLEVIATE TRAFFIC CONGESTION.
(H ) 3/28/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. NISHIMOTO (Introduced by request of another party) TRN  HCR100
HR73
Department of Agriculture; Hawaii-Grown Agricultural Commodities; Incentive Program
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO IMPLEMENT AN INCENTIVE PROGRAM TO PROMOTE THE PURCHASE OF HAWAII-GROWN AGRICULTURAL COMMODITIES.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. TSUJI, AWANA, BROWER, CHANG, CHOY, EVANS, HASHEM, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, YAMASHITA, Nakashima AGR, FIN  HCR101SR71
HR74 HD1
Public Libraries; Concessions; Friends of the Library
REQUESTING THE STATE LIBRARIAN TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE ON THE USE OF PUBLIC LIBRARY FACILITIES FOR CONCESSIONS.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. TSUJI, AWANA, BROWER, CHANG, CHOY, EVANS, HASHEM, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, YAMASHITA AGR, FIN  HCR102SR70
HR75
Agricultural Development and Food Security
EXPRESSING SUPPORT FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE'S EFFORTS TO STIMULATE THE STATE'S AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY, INCREASE AND DIVERSIFY AGRICULTURAL OUTPUT, AND PROMOTE FOOD SECURITY.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. TSUJI, AWANA, BROWER, CHANG, CHOY, EVANS, HASHEM, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, YAMASHITA AGR, FIN  HCR103SR72
HR76
Medicaid Patients; Penalty for Missed Appointments
REQUESTING THE CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES TO ESTABLISH CRITERIA AND PENALTIES FOR MEDICAID PATIENTS WHO DO NOT ATTEND THEIR MEDICAL AND OTHER HEALTH CARE-RELATED APPOINTMENTS AS SCHEDULED.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to HUS/HLT, JUD, referral sheet 47 CABANILLA, Evans, Souki HUS/HLT, JUD  HCR105
HR77
Hawaii Public Housing Authority; rules prohibiting smoking in public housing
URGING HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO ADOPT RULES TO PROHIBIT SMOKING IN ALL FEDERAL AND STATE PUBLIC HOUSING PROJECTS IN THE STATE.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on HLT with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). CABANILLA, Evans, Manahan, Souki HSG, HLT  HCR106
HR78
Community Hospitals; Community Health Centers; Collaboration; Rural Hospitals; Federally Qualified Health Centers
REQUESTING THE HAWAII HEALTH SYSTEMS CORPORATION TO PROMOTE COLLABORATION BETWEEN COMMUNITY HOSPITALS AND COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS AND DEVELOP A PLAN TO HAVE CERTAIN RURAL HOSPITALS DESIGNATED AS FEDERALLY QUALIFIED HEALTH CENTERS.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to HLT, FIN, referral sheet 47 YAMANE HLT, FIN
HR79
Medicaid; QUEST; Department of Human Services
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO AMEND THE FEDERAL SECTION 1115 WAIVER GRANTED TO HAWAII TO RAISE THE MEDICAID INCOME ELIGIBILITY CEILING TO THREE HUNDRED PERCENT OF THE FEDERAL POVERTY LEVEL.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to HLT/HUS, FIN, referral sheet 47 YAMANE HLT/HUS, FIN
HR80
Cyber Terrorism; United States Armed Forces
URGING CONGRESS TO CREATE A SEPARATE BRANCH OF THE UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES TO COMBAT CYBER CRIMES, CYBER WARFARE, AND CYBER TERRORISM.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, FONTAINE, MARUMOTO, PINE, Aquino, Brower, Evans PBM  HCR109
HR81
Energy reform; DBEDT
PROPOSAL TO STUDY THE LESSONS LEARNED BY ISRAELI SOLAR ENERGY INITIATIVES AND THEIR APPLICABILITY TO THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Kawakami, Manahan, McKelvey, Saiki excused (5). WARD, CHANG, CHING, EVANS, MARUMOTO, RHOADS, Aquino, Brower, Fontaine, Hashem, McKelvey, Pine EEP, FIN  HCR110
HR82
Recognizing and Congratulating the Girl Scouts of Hawaii and Girl Scouts of the United States of America
RECOGNIZING AND CONGRATULATING THE GIRL SCOUTS OF HAWAII AND THE GIRL SCOUTS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA FOR BEING THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE NATION'S LARGEST AND OLDEST GIRL-FOCUSED LEADERSHIP ORGANIZATIONS.
(H ) 3/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, RHOADS
HR83
Title IX; Patsy T. Mink Equal Opportunity in Education Act; 40th Anniversary
RECOGNIZING THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND CELEBRATING THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF TITLE IX, THE PATSY T. MINK EQUAL OPPORTUNITY IN EDUCATION ACT.
(H ) 3/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. ICHIYAMA, MORIKAWA
HR84
Congratulating Norm Chow
CONGRATULATING NORMAN CHOW FOR BEING NAMED THE HEAD COACH OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII MANOA FOOTBALL TEAM.
(H ) 3/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. WOOLEY
HR85
Aha Moku Natural Resource Management; Aha Moku Advisory Commission
RECOGNIZING AND SUPPORTING THE POSITION OF THE ASSOCIATION OF HAWAIIAN CIVIC CLUBS AND URGING THE GOVERNOR TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE AHA MOKU SYSTEM OF NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND TO ESTABLISH THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO PROVIDE GUIDANCE IN THE MANAGEMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to WLO/HAW, FIN, referral sheet 47 HANOHANO WLO/HAW, FIN  HCR112
HR86
Requesting the City and County of Honolulu to extend the hours during which parking is prohibited on Isenberg Street.
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO EXTEND THE HOURS DURING WHICH PARKING IS PROHIBITED ON ISENBERG STREET.
(H ) 3/28/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAIKI, CHOY TRN  HCR113
HR87
Indefinite Military Detention; National Defense Authorization Act; Authorization for Use of Military Force; War; Terrorism
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO REPEAL THE MANDATORY MILITARY DETENTION AND INDEFINITE DETENTION PROVISIONS OF THE NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2012 AND AMEND THE AUTHORIZATION FOR USE OF FORCE.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. ICHIYAMA, AQUINO, CULLEN, M. LEE, RHOADS, TAKUMI, YAMASHITA, Luke, Souki PBM  HCR115SCR138
HR88
Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning
URGING THE STATE OF HAWAII TO PARTICIPATE IN THE COASTAL AND MARINE SPATIAL PLANNING INITIATIVE OF THE WHITE HOUSE COUNCIL ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY, INTERAGENCY OCEAN POLICY TASK FORCE.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to WLO/EEP, HAW, FIN, referral sheet 47 HANOHANO WLO/EEP, HAW, FIN  HCR116
HR89
Kuleana Lands; Great Mahele; Property-Tax Exemption;
URGING THE COUNTIES TO CONTINUE RECOGNIZING KULEANA LANDS AS HISTORICAL LANDS AND TO NOT TERMINATE OR WEAKEN THE PROPERTY-TAX EXEMPTIONS FOR KULEANA LANDS.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). HANOHANO HAW, FIN  HCR117
HR90
Small Business Regulatory Review Board
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO PROPERLY SUPPORT THE SMALL BUSINESS REGULATORY REVIEW BOARD OF THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM IN ASSISTING HAWAII'S SMALL BUSINESSES.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to ERB, FIN, referral sheet 47 MCKELVEY, AQUINO, CHOY, EVANS, HERKES, ICHIYAMA, YAMASHITA, Tokioka ERB, FIN  HCR119
HR91 HD1
Innocence Redress Task Force
REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE NEED FOR STATE LEGISLATION ON INNOCENCE REDRESS TO PROVIDE COMPENSATION AND SERVICES TO PERSONS WHO CAN DEMONSTRATE THEY WERE WRONGFULLY CONVICTED OF A CRIME AND IMPRISONED.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). KEITH-AGARAN, HANOHANO, C. LEE, LUKE, RHOADS JUD, FIN  HCR120
HR92
Requesting the Directors of Health and Human Services to adopt administrative rules that require care home operators in the State to obtain and maintain liability insurance.
REQUESTING THE DIRECTORS OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO ADOPT ADMINISTRATIVE RULES THAT REQUIRE CARE HOME OPERATORS IN THE STATE TO OBTAIN AND MAINTAIN LIABILITY INSURANCE.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to HLT/HUS, FIN, referral sheet 47 KEITH-AGARAN, MANAHAN HLT/HUS, FIN  HCR121
HR93
HCDA; Land Acquisition; Kakaako Makai; Kamehameha Schools
REQUESTING THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO ENGAGE IN EFFORTS TO ACQUIRE THE PARCEL OF KAKAAKO MAKAI LAND COMMONLY KNOWN AS THE "HONOLULU FORD PARCEL" AND OTHER LANDS OWNED BY KAMEHAMEHA SCHOOLS LOCATED IN KAKAAKO MAKAI.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 47 KEITH-AGARAN, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO WLO, FIN  HCR122
HR94
Socially Responsible Investments
ENCOURAGING AND REQUESTING A REPORT ON SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE INVESTMENTS.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. OSHIRO LAB, FIN  HCR123
HR95
Driving Illegally with Revoked License
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF VEHICLE IMMOBILIZATION AS A SANCTION FOR OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WITH A LICENSE REVOKED OR SUSPENDED FOR OPERATING A VEHICLE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF AN INTOXICANT.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. LEE, AQUINO, BELATTI, BROWER, CHANG, CHOY, CULLEN, HANOHANO, HAR, HERKES, ICHIYAMA, ITO, KAWAKAMI, C. LEE, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, OSHIRO, RHOADS, TAKUMI, TSUJI, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Keith-Agaran, Souki, Tokioka TRN, FIN  HCR124
HR96
LRB; Study; Medical Loss Ratio
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF CERTAIN ISSUES RELATING TO RISING HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUM COSTS, AS ADDRESSED BY HOUSE BILL NO. 1896, REGULAR SESSION 2012.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to HLT, CPC, referral sheet 47 SAY HLT, CPC  HCR128
HR97
Tourism Industry; Visa Waiver Program
URGING THE INCLUSION OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA IN THE VISA WAIVER PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/5/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. BROWER, AQUINO, AWANA, BELATTI, CABANILLA, CHANG, COFFMAN, CULLEN, EVANS, GIUGNI, HANOHANO, HERKES, ICHIYAMA, ITO, C. LEE, M. LEE, MIZUNO, NAKASHIMA, RHOADS, SOUKI, TAKUMI, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, WARD, WOOLEY, Har, Oshiro, Yamashita INT/TOU  HCR129
HR98
VISIT USA Act; Philippines
REQUESTING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO SUPPORT AND INCLUDE THE PHILIPPINES IN THE VISA IMPROVEMENTS TO STIMULATE INTERNATIONAL TOURISM TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ACT.
(H ) 4/12/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. BROWER, AQUINO, AWANA, BELATTI, CABANILLA, CULLEN, EVANS, HERKES, ITO, M. LEE, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, OSHIRO, PINE, RHOADS, TAKUMI, TSUJI, WARD, YAMANE, Har, Souki INT/TOU  HCR130
HR99
Tarps and Canopies; Ban or Restriction on Public Beaches
REQUESTING THE HONOLULU CITY COUNCIL TO CONSIDER A BAN OR SIZE RESTRICTION ON TARPS AND CANOPIES ON PUBLIC BEACHES.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 47 BROWER, CABANILLA, MIZUNO, Evans, Souki, Tsuji WLO, JUD  HCR131
HR100
Department of Land and Natural Resources; Honolulu Police Department; Memorandum of Understanding
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ENTER INTO A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH THE HONOLULU POLICE DEPARTMENT TO ADDRESS THE LACK OF SECURITY AND RULE ENFORCEMENT AT HARBORS OPERATED AND MANAGED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES ON OAHU.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 47 BROWER, CABANILLA, HANOHANO, HERKES, C. LEE, MIZUNO, SOUKI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY, Aquino, Belatti, Chang, Coffman, Cullen, Evans, Ichiyama, Kawakami, Nakashima, Rhoads, Tokioka, Tsuji WLO, FIN  HCR132
HR101
Medicaid Reimbursement; Federal Medical Assistance Percentage
URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO INCREASE THE FEDERAL MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PERCENTAGE TO HAWAII.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to HUS/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 47 CABANILLA, BROWER, MIZUNO, TSUJI, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Souki HUS/HLT, FIN  HCR134
HR102
Smoking Prohibition In Housing Projects
ENCOURAGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO PROHIBIT SMOKING IN ALL PUBLIC HOUSING PROJECTS AND STATE LOW-INCOME HOUSING PROJECTS.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on JUD with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). CABANILLA, MIZUNO, TSUJI, Ichiyama HSG, JUD  HCR135
HR103
Dartmouth Atlas of Healthcare; End-of-Life Care
URGING THE CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES, PRIVATE HEALTH INSURERS, AND PRIVATE HEALTH PROVIDERS TO ADOPT THE PRINCIPLES AND HEALTH CARE GUIDELINES REGARDING END-OF-LIFE CARE IN THE DARTMOUTH ATLAS OF HEALTH CARE.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HLT/HUS recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA, MIZUNO, Ichiyama, Wooley HLT/HUS, JUD/CPC  HCR136
HR104
Aloha Stadium Improvements
REQUESTING THE HAWAII STADIUM AUTHORITY, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY AND THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII, TO CONDUCT A STUDY REGARDING THE FEASIBILITY OF IMPROVING AND EXPANDING THE ALOHA STADIUM AND ITS GROUNDS.
(H ) 3/23/2012 - The committee(s) on WLO/TOU recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. MCKELVEY, AQUINO, CULLEN, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, MIZUNO WLO/TOU, HED, FIN
HR105 HD1
Coffee; Valuation; National Agricultural Statistics Service
URGING THE NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS SERVICE TO USE GREEN COFFEE, INSTEAD OF PARCHMENT EQUIVALENT, AS THE BASIS FOR VALUING HAWAII'S COFFEE CROPS.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. MCKELVEY, EVANS, MIZUNO, Hashem AGR/ERB
HR106
Affordable housing; Construction
REQUESTING THAT DEVELOPERS AND COUNTY PLANNING DEPARTMENTS ENCOURAGE SMALLER AND CHEAPER HOUSING.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, AWANA, CABANILLA, FONTAINE, ICHIYAMA, PINE, RIVIERE, SAY, Nishimoto HSG  HCR144
HR107 HD1
Hawaii-Indonesia; Sister-State Relationship.
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE HAWAII SISTER-STATE COMMISSION TO APPROVE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A SISTER-STATE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE PROVINCE OF BALI, INDONESIA.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, AWANA, CABANILLA, FONTAINE, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, MARUMOTO, SAY, YAMASHITA, Nishimoto, Pine, Riviere INT, FIN  HCR145
HR108
Continuing education requirement for licensed social workers in Hawaii
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS AND THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SOCIAL WORKERS, HAWAII CHAPTER, TO DEVELOP CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS FOR LICENSED SOCIAL WORKERS.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Re-referred to HUS, FIN, referral sheet 58 YAMANE HUS, FIN  HCR146SCR142
HR109
Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Elderly
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES AMONG THE ELDERLY.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HLT recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. TSUJI (Introduced by request of another party) HLT, FIN
HR110
Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument; Customary Exchange
URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO AMEND PRESIDENTIAL PROCLAMATION 8031, AS AMENDED BY PROCLAMATION 8112, TO INCLUDE CUSTOMARY EXCHANGE AS A PERMITTED ACTIVITY WITHIN THE PAPAHANAUMOKUAKEA MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENT.
(H ) 3/15/2012 - Referred to WLO, HAW, referral sheet 47 HANOHANO WLO, HAW  HCR148
HR111
Disability Compensation Division Management Audit
REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS TO IDENTIFY WAYS TO IMPROVE AND ACCELERATE THE PROCESSING OF WORKER'S COMPENSATION CLAIMS.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to LAB, FIN, referral sheet 50 MARUMOTO LAB, FIN  HCR149
HR112
Holo Holo Koloa
CONGRATULATING MALAMA KOLOA FOR RECEIVING A DESIGNATION OF HOLO HOLO KOLOA AS A STATE SCENIC BYWAY AND SUPPORTING THE SCENIC BYWAY CORRIDOR MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR HOLO HOLO KOLOA.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. MORIKAWA, KAWAKAMI, TOKIOKA TRN
HR113
Autism Awareness Month; April; Outreach and Awareness on Autism
DECLARING THE MONTH OF APRIL OF EACH YEAR AS AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. MORIKAWA, CHING, HANOHANO, ICHIYAMA, JORDAN, LUKE, NISHIMOTO, WARD HLT  HCR150
HR114
Genetically Engineered Food Products
URGING FOOD MANUFACTURERS TO LABEL ALL GENETICALLY MODIFIED OR ENGINEERED FOOD PRODUCTS AS A "GENETICALLY-ENGINEERED FOOD PRODUCT".
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to HLT, ERB, CPC, referral sheet 50 HANOHANO HLT, ERB, CPC  HCR151
HR115
Lyon Arboretum; Manoa Road; Ownership, Maintenance, and Repair
CONVENING A MANOA ROAD TASK FORCE TO DISCUSS OWNERSHIP, MAINTENANCE, AND REPAIR RESPONSIBILITY OF THE PORTION OF MANOA ROAD LEADING UP TO THE LYON ARBORETUM.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHOY, CHONG, HASHEM, HERKES, M. LEE, MCKELVEY, RHOADS, Har, Oshiro FIN  HCR153SCR112
HR116
Drainage; Sewage; East Honolulu; Flooding
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO INSPECT, CLEAN, AND FIX THE DRAINAGE SYSTEM IN EAST HONOLULU.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. HASHEM TRN, FIN
HR117
Department of Land and Natural Resources; Administrative Rules; Oio; Lay Gill Nets
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO AMEND ITS ADMINISTRATIVE RULES TO PROHIBIT THE USE OF LAY GILL NETS FOR CATCHING OIO.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 50 HASHEM WLO, FIN
HR118
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO DEVELOP A STATE ACTION PLAN TO COMBAT CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE IN THE STATE.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. HASHEM, MORIKAWA, YAMASHITA HLT, FIN  HCR154
HR119 HD1
Human Rights State
RECOGNIZING HAWAII AS A HUMAN RIGHTS STATE.
(H ) 4/4/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. RHOADS JUD  HCR155
HR120
Department of Human Services; Adult Protective Services; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO STUDY THE IMPACT OF THE NEW ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES LAW.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to HUS, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 50 JORDAN, MORIKAWA, YAMANE HUS, JUD, FIN  HCR156
HR121
Department of Human Services; Certification and Licensure Fee; Study; Feasibility
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY AND BENEFITS OF ESTABLISHING CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE FEES TO SUPPORT CERTAIN DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES' PROGRAMS.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. JORDAN, MORIKAWA, YAMANE HUS, FIN  HCR157
HR122 HD1
Department of Human Services; Demonstration Project; Healthcare Integration; Medicaid and Medicare
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO IMPLEMENT A DEMONSTRATION PROJECT TO INTEGRATE HEALTHCARE FOR INDIVIDUALS ENROLLED IN BOTH MEDICAID AND MEDICARE.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). JORDAN, MORIKAWA, YAMANE HUS/HLT, FIN  HCR158
HR123
Department of Human Services; Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; Medicaid; Report; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE STATE'S COMPLIANCE WITH THE PATIENT PROTECTION AND AFFORDABLE CARE ACT WITH EMPHASIS ON MEDICAID PROGRAM INTEGRITY.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. JORDAN, MORIKAWA, YAMANE HUS/HLT, FIN  HCR159
HR124
Department of Human Services; Asset Limits; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON ASSET LIMITS TO QUALIFY FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE.
(H ) 5/3/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. JORDAN HUS  HCR160
HR125 HD1
Voter Participation Task Force
REQUESTING THE CHIEF ELECTIONS OFFICER TO CONVENE A VOTER PARTICIPATION TASK FORCE ON VOTER REGISTRATION AND VOTER TURNOUT IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). KEITH-AGARAN, BELATTI, BROWER, CHOY, C. LEE, LUKE, MCKELVEY, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, RHOADS, SAIKI, SOUKI, TAKAI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY, YAMASHITA JUD, FIN  HCR161KSCR150
HR126
Koolau Properties, LLC, Easement
AUTHORIZING THE GRANT OF A FIFTY-FIVE YEAR TERM FOR A NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT TO KOOLAU PROPERTIES, LLC, FOR SEAWALL PURPOSES AT SPRECKLESVILLE BEACH LOTS, WAILUKU, MAUI, AS APPROVED BY THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
(H ) 4/4/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. KEITH-AGARAN WLO  HCR162SCR119
HR127
Modest, Public, Long-term Care Insurance; EOA; Task Force
REQUESTING THE DIRECTOR OF THE EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING TO ESTABLISH THE LONG-TERM CARE FINANCING TASK FORCE TO ASSESS THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A MODEST, PUBLIC, LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE PROGRAM IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HLT recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. M. LEE, THIELEN, Jordan HLT, CPC, FIN  HCR164
HR128 HD2
Department of Education; Memorandum of Agreement; ‘Aha Kauleo Kaiapuni Hawai‘i
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND BOARD OF EDUCATION TO FORMALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF ‘AHA KAULEO KAIAPUNI HAWAI‘I AND TO CONTINUE TO SUPPORT AND IMPLEMENT THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF ‘AHA KAULEO KAIAPUNI HAWAI‘I ON MATTERS RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE IMMERSION PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). CARROLL HAW, EDN, FIN  HCR166SCR86
HR129
Review; ESL; Hawaiian Language Programs
REQUESTING A REVIEW OF THE STATE'S FUNDING FOR EXISTING ESL PROGRAMS AND HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE PROGRAMS OFFERED IN HAWAII AND ANY DISPARITIES IN FUNDING FOR THE STATE'S TWO OFFICIAL LANGUAGES.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). CARROLL HAW, EDN, FIN  HCR167SCR87
HR130
VISIT USA Act; Support
URGING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO ENACT THE VISA IMPROVEMENTS TO STIMULATE INTERNATIONAL TOURISM TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ACT.
(H ) 4/12/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, HASHEM, M. LEE, RHOADS, TSUJI, Riviere INT/TOU  HCR170
HR131
Support for Establishment of Twenty-four Hour Open-air Cultural Marketplaces
SUPPORTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF TWENTY-FOUR HOUR OPEN-AIR CULTURAL MARKETPLACES THROUGHOUT HAWAII.
(H ) 3/22/2012 - Re-referred to ERB, FIN, referral sheet 52 AWANA, HASHEM, TSUJI, Cabanilla, Ichiyama, M. Lee, Riviere, Yamashita ERB, FIN  HCR171
HR132
Yerevan, Armenia; Sister State
RECOGNIZING THE IMPORTANCE OF BUILDING A LASTING RELATIONSHIP AND FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN THE PEOPLE OF HAWAII AND YEREVAN, ARMENIA.
(H ) 4/5/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, CABANILLA, HASHEM, M. LEE, TSUJI, Riviere INT  HCR172
HR133
Istanbul, Turkey; Sister State
RECOGNIZING THE CULTURAL, EDUCATIONAL, POLITICAL, AND ECONOMIC RELATIONS BETWEEN THE PEOPLE OF HAWAII AND ISTANBUL, TURKEY.
(H ) 4/12/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, HASHEM, M. LEE, RHOADS, TSUJI, Riviere INT  HCR173
HR134
Dartmouth Atlas of Healthcare; Adoption of Principles and Guidelines
URGING THE CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES, PRIVATE HEALTH INSURERS, AND PRIVATE HEALTH PROVIDERS TO ADOPT THE PRINCIPLES AND HEALTH CARE GUIDELINES IN THE DARTMOUTH ATLAS OF HEALTH CARE.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HLT/HUS recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA, MIZUNO, Chong, Kawakami, Manahan, Souki, Yamashita HLT/HUS, CPC  HCR174
HR135
Drug Testing; Low-Income Housing Tenants and Applicants
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY AND EFFECTIVENESS OF IMPLEMENTING DRUG TESTING TO TENANTS, SELECTED APPLICANTS, AND APPLICANTS OF FEDERAL AND STATE LOW-INCOME HOUSING IN THE STATE.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HSG recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA, HANOHANO, TOKIOKA, YAMANE, Chong, Kawakami, Manahan, Souki HSG, JUD, FIN  HCR175
HR136
Accreted Land; Waipahu and Westlock Shorelines; Coastal Zone Management
URGING THE COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM UNDER THE OFFICE OF PLANNING TO ASCERTAIN THE DISPOSITION OF TITLE AND OWNERSHIP OF ACREAGE ALONG THE PEARL HARBOR SHORELINE BORDERING WAIPAHU AND THE WESTLOCK SHORELINES THAT ACCUMULATED AS A RESULT OF MANGROVES, VEGETATION, AND ACCRETED LAND FROM RIVERS UPSTREAM.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to PBM, WLO, FIN, referral sheet 50 CABANILLA, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, Souki PBM, WLO, FIN  HCR176
HR137 HD1
Requests that the Legislative Reference Bureau study what impact the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will have on mandates proposed by pending legislation for health insurers to provide coverage for the treatment of autism spectrum disorders, and the cost of providing such coverage in Hawaii.
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON REQUIRING INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR THE DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on LMG as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cabanilla, Carroll, Mizuno, Thielen excused (4). YAMANE HLT, LMG  HCR177
HR138
Task Force; Tesoro Oil Refinery
REQUESTING THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO CONVENE A LEGISLATIVE TASK FORCE TO ASSESS THE IMPACT OF THE POTENTIAL SALE OF THE TESORO OIL REFINERY ON CONSUMERS AND THE STATE.
(H ) 4/4/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE, AQUINO, CHONG, CHOY, COFFMAN, CULLEN, HAR, HERKES, ICHIYAMA, MCKELVEY, OSHIRO, RHOADS, SAY, SOUKI, TOKIOKA CPC
HR139 HD1
Reports; State agencies
REQUESTING A REPORT OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENT EXPENDITURES RELATING TO ENERGY CONSERVATION CONTRACTS AND POWER PURCHASE AGREEMENTS.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. RIVIERE, AWANA, FONTAINE, MANAHAN, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, OSHIRO, SOUKI, THIELEN, WARD, Chong, Choy, Johanson, Kawakami, Pine LMG, FIN  HCR178SCR146SR81
HR140
Transportation; Traffic Study
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE REGIONAL TRAFFIC IMPACTS OF PROPOSED DEVELOPMENTS AND INCREASING TOURISM IN THE NORTH SHORE AND KOOLAULOA DISTRICTS.
(H ) 3/28/2012 - The committee(s) on TRN recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. RIVIERE, CHING, MANAHAN, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, SOUKI, THIELEN, WARD, Awana, Chong, Choy, Fontaine, Johanson, Kawakami, Pine TRN, WLO/TOU  HCR179SCR165SR95
HR141
Requesting the Public Utilities Commission to establish a moratorium on electricity rate increases until June 30, 2014.
REQUESTING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO ESTABLISH A MORATORIUM ON ELECTRICITY RATE INCREASES UNTIL JUNE 30, 2014, AND CONSIDER MODIFICATION OF THE AUTOMATIC FUEL ADJUSTMENT CLAUSE FOR ELECTRIC UTILITIES.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 50 SAY EEP, CPC  HCR180
HR142
Requesting the Insurance Commissioner to establish a moratorium on health insurance premium rate increases until June 30, 2014.
REQUESTING THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER TO ESTABLISH A MORATORIUM ON HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUM RATE INCREASES UNTIL JUNE 30, 2014.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to HLT, CPC, referral sheet 50 SAY HLT, CPC  HCR181
HR143
Demographics Collection; Hawaiian; Asian American; Publication
REQUESTING THE STATE'S FULL COMPLIANCE WITH THE UNITED STATES OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET'S STATISTICAL POLICY DIRECTIVE NO. 15, ENTITLED "RACE AND ETHNIC STANDARDS FOR FEDERAL STATISTICS AND ADMINISTRATIVE REPORTING", AND THE PUBLICATION OF COLLECTED DATA SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE STATE AND FEDERAL LAWS.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. ITO FIN  HCR185
HR144
Hawaii Fishing and Seafood Week; Sustainability
REQUESTING THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 1 THROUGH 7, 2012, TO BE RECOGNIZED AS "HAWAII FISHING AND SEAFOOD WEEK".
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. ITO, CHANG, HAR, SAY WLO  HCR186
HR145
House Resolution; Public Schools.
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO REVIEW ITS BY-LAWS AND POLICIES, APPLICABLE ADMINISTRATIVE RULES AND STATUTES, AS WELL AS ANY INTERNAL PRACTICES AND PROCEDURES, TO PROVIDE THE BEST POSSIBLE LEGAL PROTECTION FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS AND ADMINISTRATORS WHO HAVE CONCERNS ABOUT RE-ADMITTING CERTAIN STUDENTS TO THE CLASSROOM FOLLOWING ANY DISCIPLINARY ACTION OF THE STUDENT FOR ABUSE OR POSSESSION OF ALCOHOL OR DRUGS.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - The committee(s) on EDN recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. JOHANSON EDN, JUD  HCR188
HR146
Cybersecurity; University of Hawaii
URGING UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII WEST OAHU TO ESTABLISH A GRADUATE-LEVEL INFORMATION ASSURANCE PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Saiki, Ward, Wooley excused (4). PINE, AQUINO, AWANA, CHOY, CULLEN, JORDAN, M. LEE, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, TAKAI, Ward HED, FIN  HCR189
HR147 HD1
Hawaiian Sandalwood; Conservation and Regulation of Harvesting; Task Force
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE STATE REGULATION OF THE HARVESTING OF HAWAIIAN SANDALWOOD.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHANG, HASHEM WLO, FIN  HCR190SR93
HR148
Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972; 40th Anniversary
RECOGNIZING THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT ACT OF 1972.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to WLO/EEP, referral sheet 50 COFFMAN WLO/EEP  HCR191
HR149
Education; Adequate Yearly Progress Tests
URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO PROVIDE ACADEMIC CREDIT OR SOME OTHER INCENTIVE OR PENALTY TO MOTIVATE STUDENTS TO TAKE THE ADEQUATE YEARLY PROGRESS TESTS SERIOUSLY.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 50 CHONG, COFFMAN, HASHEM, TAKUMI, Ichiyama, Jordan, Morikawa EDN, FIN  HCR193
HR150
Net Energy Metering; Group Net Metering; PUC
REQUESTING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO ADOPT RULES TO REQUIRE ELECTRIC UTILITY COMPANIES TO PERMIT GROUP NET METERING.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 50 TAKAI, BELATTI, BROWER, HANOHANO, C. LEE, LUKE, NISHIMOTO, SAIKI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY EEP, CPC  HCR195
HR151 HD1
Liquefied Natural Gas; Report
REQUESTING AN UPDATE OF THE HAWAII ENERGY FORUM'S REPORT ON LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS OPTIONS FOR THE STATE.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Saiki excused (1). TAKAI, HANOHANO, LUKE, NISHIMOTO, WOOLEY EEP, FIN  HCR196
HR152
Kupuna Caucus; Adult Residential Care Facilities; Nursing Homes; Domiciliary Care Facilities; Long-Term Care Facilities; Regulation; Auditor Study; Long-Term Care Commission
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO ASSESS THE FEASIBILITY OF CONSOLIDATING OVERSIGHT RESPONSIBILITY OF ADULT RESIDENTIAL CARE AND FOSTER HOME FACILITIES UNDER A SINGLE DEPARTMENT.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to HUS/HLT, LMG, referral sheet 50 MIZUNO, AWANA, MANAHAN, RHOADS, Pine HUS/HLT, LMG  HCR197
HR153
International Response; Debris from Japanese Earthquake of March, 2011; Task Force
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP AN INTERNATIONAL RESPONSE PLAN TO THE TSUNAMI DEBRIS GENERATED BY THE MARCH 2011 EARTHQUAKE IN JAPAN THAT MAY REACH HAWAII'S SHORES.
(H ) 3/29/2012 - The committee(s) on PBM recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. MIZUNO, AWANA, MANAHAN, PINE, RHOADS PBM, FIN  HCR198
HR154
Small Boat Harbors; Commercial Harbors; Coral Reef Ecosystem Protection; Department of Transportation; Department of Land and Natural Resources; Executive Order 13089
REQUESTING THE PRESIDENT TO AMEND EXECUTIVE ORDER 13089 TO EXEMPT MAINTENANCE AND DREDGING ACTIVITIES IN EXISTING SMALL BOAT AND COMMERCIAL HARBORS WITHIN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 50 NAKASHIMA, CHANG, CHOY, COFFMAN, EVANS, HANOHANO, SAY, TSUJI, McKelvey WLO, FIN  HCR200
HR155
Electric Vehicles; Parking and Charging Stations; Financing
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO DETERMINE FINANCING MECHANISMS TO ASSIST PRIVATE PARKING LOT OWNERS WITH THE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH PROVIDING PARKING STALLS AND CHARGING UNITS FOR ELECTRIC VEHICLES.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. KAWAKAMI, CULLEN, MORIKAWA, TOKIOKA EEP/TRN, FIN  HCR201SCR168
HR156 HD1
Audit; Deposit Beverage Container Program
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO NOT IMPOSE ANY INCREASE TO THE NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT BEVERAGE CONTAINER FEE UNTIL THE AUDITOR HAS COMPLETED AN UPDATED MANAGEMENT AND FINANCIAL AUDIT OF THE DEPOSIT BEVERAGE CONTAINER PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/12/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMASHITA, AQUINO, CHONG, CULLEN, HAR, HASHEM, ICHIYAMA, ITO, JORDAN, SAY, TOKIOKA, YAMANE, Souki ERB/EEP  HCR202
HR157
Maui Regional Public Safety Complex at Puunene
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO ENTER INTO A PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT FOR THE PLANNING, DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION, TURNKEY, AND FINANCING OF A NEW MAUI REGIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY COMPLEX AT PUUNENE, MAUI.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMASHITA, AQUINO, CARROLL, CULLEN, FONTAINE, KEITH-AGARAN, MCKELVEY, Souki PBM, FIN  HCR203
HR158
Vehicle Registration; Tax Credit
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO CREATE A VEHICLE REGISTRATION CREDIT FOR RESIDENTS WHO DRIVE LIMITED MILES IN THEIR VEHICLE.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 50 FONTAINE, CHING, Mizuno, Wooley TRN, FIN  HCR204
HR159
Recognizing the 100th Anniversary of the Outdoor Circle
RECOGNIZING THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE OUTDOOR CIRCLE IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. C. LEE, AQUINO, BELATTI, BROWER, CARROLL, CHANG, CHING, CHONG, COFFMAN, EVANS, FONTAINE, HANOHANO, JOHANSON, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, KEITH-AGARAN, M. LEE, MANAHAN, RHOADS, RIVIERE, THIELEN, Pine
HR160
Kupuna Terrace; City and County of Honolulu
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO WAIVE ALL FINES RELATED TO THE CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION OF THE KUPUNA TERRACE IN WAIMANALO.
(H ) 3/28/2012 - The committee(s) on HAW recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. C. LEE, BROWER, HANOHANO, JOHANSON, KEITH-AGARAN, Aquino, Belatti, Carroll, Chang, Chong, Evans, Kawakami, M. Lee, Pine HAW, JUD  HCR205
HR161
Alternative Energy Task Force
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO CONVENE A SUSTAINABLE AND ALTERNATIVE ENERGY ASSESSMENT TASK FORCE.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 50 C. LEE EEP, FIN  HCR206SCR123
HR162
Education; Bullying; Cyberbullying; Harassment
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO MAINTAIN, MONITOR, AND ENFORCE ANTI-BULLYING, ANTI-CYBERBULLYING, AND ANTI-HARASSMENT POLICIES AND PROCEDURES TO PROTECT PUBLIC AND CHARTER SCHOOL STUDENTS.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EDN, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 50 BELATTI, ICHIYAMA, JORDAN, LUKE, MORIKAWA, RHOADS, TAKAI, TAKUMI, WOOLEY, YAMANE, Nakashima, Riviere EDN, JUD, FIN  HCR210
HR163
Traffic safety; Driverless cars
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO REVIEW AND REPORT ON POLICIES RELATING TO THE USE OF DRIVERLESS VEHICLES IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Carroll, Herkes, Manahan, Wooley excused (4). WARD, MIZUNO, Awana, Cabanilla, Chong, Cullen, Evans, Fontaine, Giugni, Ichiyama, Kawakami, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Luke, Marumoto, McKelvey, Morikawa, Riviere, Souki, Takumi, Yamashita TRN, FIN  HCR212
HR164
Bonds; Clean Energy; Loans
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TASK FORCE TO STUDY AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING THE CREATION OF A CLEAN ENERGY BOND LOAN PROGRAM.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on EEP recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. WARD, CABANILLA, CHING, FONTAINE, C. LEE, MARUMOTO, THIELEN, Johanson, Morikawa, Riviere EEP, FIN  HCR213
HR165
Office of International Affairs; Lieutenant Governor
ENCOURAGING THE GOVERNOR TO TRANSFER THE RESPONSIBILITIES FOR THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE OFFICE OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM TO THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to INT, ERB, FIN, referral sheet 50 WARD, CHING, MIZUNO, THIELEN, Choy, Evans, Fontaine, Jordan, M. Lee, Marumoto, Morikawa, Pine INT, ERB, FIN  HCR214
HR166
Keystone Pipeline; Energy Independence
URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO LOWER NATIONAL ENERGY COSTS BY APPROVING THE KEYSTONE XL PIPELINE.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 50 WARD, MARUMOTO, Fontaine EEP, CPC  HCR215
HR167
Disabled Veterans; Commissaries
URGING THE UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE AND SUBCOMMITTEE ON MILITARY PERSONNEL TO ACT FAVORABLY ON H.R. 2148 AND TO REPORT THE BILL TO THE UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR FURTHER ACTION.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. AQUINO, CHONG, CULLEN, EVANS, FONTAINE, ICHIYAMA, KAWAKAMI, KEITH-AGARAN, M. LEE, MORIKAWA, RHOADS, YAMANE, Choy, Johanson PBM, FIN  HCR216
HR168
Pentagon Budget; Research and Development Funding
URGING THE PRESERVATION OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FUNDING IN THE PENTAGON BUDGET.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on ERB with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Saiki, Ward, Wooley excused (4). AQUINO, CHONG, CHOY, CULLEN, EVANS, FONTAINE, JOHANSON, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, MORIKAWA, RHOADS, YAMANE, Ichiyama, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee PBM, ERB  HCR217
HR169
Department of Defense; Job Retention
URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, CHAIRPERSON OF THE JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF, SECRETARY OF DEFENSE, HAWAII CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION, GOVERNOR, AND CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF HAWAII – MILITARY AFFAIRS COUNCIL, TO DO EVERYTHING WITHIN THEIR POWER AND INFLUENCE TO RETAIN MILITARY AND DEFENSE-RELATED CIVILIAN JOBS IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on ERB with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Saiki, Ward, Wooley excused (4). AQUINO, CHING, CHOY, CULLEN, EVANS, FONTAINE, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KEITH-AGARAN, M. LEE, MORIKAWA, RHOADS, YAMANE, Chong, Jordan, Kawakami PBM, ERB  HCR218
HR170
Veterinarians; Electronic Prescription Accountability System
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO DEVELOP A SIMPLIFIED REPORTING SYSTEM FOR VETERINARIANS TO COMPLY WITH PART VIII OF CHAPTER 329, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, PERTAINING TO THE ELECTRONIC PRESCRIPTION ACCOUNTABILITY SYSTEM.
(H ) 4/11/2012 - The committee on FIN recommends that the measure be deferred. AQUINO, CULLEN, MCKELVEY, THIELEN PBM, FIN  HCR219
HR171
Transportation Worker Identification Credential; TWIC Card
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY TO EXTEND THE HOURS OF OPERATION OF THE TRANSPORTATION WORKER IDENTIFICATION CREDENTIAL ENROLLMENT CENTER ON OAHU AND TO OPEN A SECOND CENTER LOCATED AROUND THE PORT AREA OR WEST OF THE PORT AREA ON OAHU.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Saiki, Ward, Wooley excused (4). AQUINO, CHONG, CULLEN, ICHIYAMA, Choy, Evans, Fontaine, Jordan, Kawakami, Keith-Agaran, M. Lee, Morikawa PBM/TRN, FIN  HCR222
HR172
Procurement; Hawaii Businesses; Military
ENCOURAGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TO PROCURE GOODS AND SERVICES THAT ARE USED TO SUPPORT HAWAII-BASED UNITED STATES MILITARY PERSONNEL AND FACILITIES FROM HAWAII BUSINESSES AND TO COOPERATE WITH THE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF HAWAII TO HOST TRADE SHOWS THAT FEATURE LOCAL BUSINESSES.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on ERB with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Carroll, Saiki, Ward, Wooley excused (4). AQUINO, CHING, CHONG, CULLEN, EVANS, FONTAINE, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, KEITH-AGARAN, M. LEE, MORIKAWA, RHOADS, YAMANE, Choy PBM, ERB  HCR223
HR173
Public Utilities Commission; Renewable Energy Objectives
REQUESTING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION TO CARRY OUT OBJECTIVES AND ACTIONS TO ENCOURAGE AND SUPPORT ELECTRIC UTILITIES IN MAXIMIZING RENEWABLE ENERGY GENERATION.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EEP, CPC, referral sheet 50 COFFMAN EEP, CPC  HCR224
HR174
Emergency Room Abuse
URGING THE CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES AND MEDICAL INSURANCE PROVIDERS TO CREATE A PENALTY OR DISINCENTIVE FOR THOSE WHO ABUSE EMERGENCY ROOM VISITS.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to HUS/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 50 CABANILLA, Mizuno HUS/HLT, FIN  HCR225
HR175
HPHA; Minimum Rent Schedule; Low-Income Housing
URGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO HONOR H.C.R. NO. 282, H.D. 1, "URGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO INCREASE THE MINIMUM RENT SCHEDULE", THAT WAS ADOPTED DURING THE REGULAR SESSION OF 2009.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - The committee(s) on HSG recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. CABANILLA HSG, FIN  HCR226
HR176
Diabetes; Task Force
REQUESTING THE CREATION OF A DIABETES PREVENTION TASK FORCE TO STUDY PREVENTION STRATEGIES, TRACK POLICY CHANGES AND REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE WITH RECOMMENDED ACTIONS HALTING THE DIABETES EPIDEMIC IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to HLT, FIN, referral sheet 50 CHING, FONTAINE, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, RHOADS, C. Lee, Morikawa, Riviere, Takumi HLT, FIN  HCR227
HR177
Education; School Closures
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO EXPLORE OPTIONS IN PREVENTING LIKELIKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL FROM FUTURE CLOSURE.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 50 CHING, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, RHOADS, SAY, Fontaine, C. Lee, Morikawa, Riviere EDN, FIN  HCR228
HR178
Historic Liliha Town; Signage; Transportation
REQUESTING THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND THE CITY DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SERVICES TO REVISE SIGNAGE TO 'HISTORIC LILIHA TOWN'.
(H ) 4/5/2012 - Re-referred to FIN, referral sheet 61 CHING, MARUMOTO, Fontaine, C. Lee, Mizuno, Riviere FIN  HCR229
HR179
CONGRATULATING sAMIANN "ALOHA" COLEMAN AS THE 2011 MetLife/NASSP Hawaii High School Principal of the Year, JACQUELYN DAVIS AS THE 2011 NASSP/Vicro Hawaii State Assistant Principal of the Year, JOYCE IWASHITA AS THE 2011 NAESP Distinguished Principal of the Year, AND HOKULANI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, ENCHANTED LAKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, and HEEIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AS 2012 Hawaii Blue Ribbon SchoolS.
CONGRATULATING SAMIANN "ALOHA" COLEMAN AS THE 2011 METLIFE/NASSP HAWAII HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR, JACQUELYN DAVIS AS THE 2011 NASSP/VICRO HAWAII STATE ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR, JOYCE IWASHITA AS THE 2011 NAESP DISTINGUISHED PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR, AND HOKULANI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, ENCHANTED LAKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, AND HEEIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AS 2012 HAWAII BLUE RIBBON SCHOOLS.
(H ) 3/16/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI
HR180
United States Navy; Environmental Stewardship
HONORING THE UNITED STATES NAVY FOR STRONG ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/16/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, MORIKAWA
HR181
Chad Miller, Kaeokulani Vasconcellos, Meghan McCormick, Luane Higuchi, Nancy Iaukea, Mitzi Hasegawa, Sheriann Moises, and Amber Strong Makaiau; Teacher Awards
CONGRATULATING CHAD MILLER AS THE 2012 STATE TEACHER OF THE YEAR, KAEOKULANI VASCONCELLOS AS THE 2012 HONOLULU DISTRICT TEACHER OF THE YEAR, MEGHAN MCCORMICK AS THE 2012 CENTRAL OAHU DISTRICT TEACHER OF THE YEAR, LUANE HIGUCHI AS THE 2012 LEEWARD OAHU DISTRICT TEACHER OF THE YEAR, NANCY IAUKEA AS THE 2012 HAWAII DISTRICT TEACHER OF THE YEAR, MITZI HASEGAWA AS THE 2012 MAUI DISTRICT TEACHER OF THE YEAR, SHERIANN MOISES AS THE 2012 KAUAI DISTRICT TEACHER OF THE YEAR, AND AMBER STRONG MAKAIAU AS THE RECIPIENT OF THE 2011 TEACHING TOLERANCE AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE TEACHING.
(H ) 3/16/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI
HR182
Centennial anniversaries; Recognition
RECOGNIZING AND HONORING THE CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARIES FOR PALAMA SETTLEMENT, THE CHINESE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF HAWAII, AND LILIHA SHINGONJI MISSION.
(H ) 3/19/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHING, MARUMOTO, PINE, RHOADS, RIVIERE, THIELEN, WARD, Fontaine, Johanson
HR183
Prudential Spirit of Community Awards; Commendation
COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING THE PRUDENTIAL SPIRIT OF COMMUNITY 2012 HAWAII STATE HONOREES AND 2012 HAWAII STATE DISTINGUISHED FINALISTS.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. RIVIERE, COFFMAN, EVANS
HR184
Conveying Appreciation for the Contributions of the Hawaii Contingent of Staff and Volunteers Who Supported the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Economic Leaders' Meeting 2011
CONVEYING SINCERE AND GENUINE APPRECIATION FOR THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF THE HAWAII CONTINGENT OF STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS WHO SUPPORTED THE ASIA-PACIFIC ECONOMIC COOPERATION ECONOMIC LEADERS' MEETING 2011.
(H ) 3/21/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA
HR185
Olomana; Contemporary Hawaiian Music
HONORING OLOMANA FOR ITS CONTRIBUTIONS TO HAWAIIAN MUSIC.
(H ) 3/21/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. TOKIOKA, AQUINO, AWANA, BELATTI, BROWER, CARROLL, CHANG, CHING, CHONG, CHOY, COFFMAN, CULLEN, EVANS, FONTAINE, GIUGNI, HANOHANO, HAR, HASHEM, HERKES, ICHIYAMA, ITO, JOHANSON, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, KEITH-AGARAN, C. LEE, M. LEE, LUKE, MANAHAN, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, OSHIRO, PINE, RHOADS, SAIKI, SAY, THIELEN, TSUJI, WARD, WOOLEY, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Cabanilla, Nakashima, Riviere, Souki, Takumi
HR186
Jennifer Wong; Research and Achievements in Science
RECOGNIZING AND COMMENDING JENNIFER WONG FOR HER RESEARCH AND ACHIEVEMENTS IN SCIENCE, WHICH HAVE LED TO THE DISCOVERY OF A CHEMICAL PRECURSOR TO LIVER CANCER.
(H ) 3/22/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. HAR, AQUINO, AWANA, JORDAN, YAMANE
HR187
Operation Manong; 40th Anniversary
CONGRATULATING OPERATION MANONG ON THE OCCASION OF ITS 40TH ANNIVERSARY AND COMMENDING ITS MEMBERS FOR PROVIDING OUTREACH ACTIVITIES WHICH ENCOURAGE UNDERREPRESENTED AND UNDERSERVED GROUPS TO PURSUE HIGHER EDUCATION.
(H ) 3/22/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. MANAHAN, AQUINO, AWANA, BROWER, CABANILLA, CULLEN, HAR, KEITH-AGARAN, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NISHIMOTO, PINE, YAMANE, M. Lee, Nakashima, Souki
HR188
Commending the Exemplary Efforts of the American Diabetes Association Hawaii
COMMENDING THE EXEMPLARY EFFORTS OF THE AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION HAWAII IN COMBATING DIABETES IN HAWAII AND PROVIDING DIABETES EDUCATION THROUGH ITS PROGRAMS, COMMUNITY EVENTS, AND MEDICAL EXPERTISE.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE
HR189
‘Aiea High School; 50th Anniversary
CONGRATULATING ‘AIEA HIGH SCHOOL ON THE OCCASION OF ITS 50TH ANNIVERSARY.
(H ) 3/27/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. GIUGNI
HR190
World Wings International – Hawaii Chapter
HONORING THE MEMBERS OF WORLD WINGS INTERNATIONAL – HAWAII CHAPTER FOR THEIR DEDICATION TO PRESERVING PAN AMERICAN WORLD AIRWAYS' EXCEPTIONAL HISTORY, FOR PROMOTING HAWAII, AND FOR THEIR PHILANTHROPIC CONTRIBUTIONS TO HAWAII.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. ITO, AQUINO, CHANG, CHONG, EVANS, FONTAINE, HANOHANO, HASHEM, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, JORDAN, MANAHAN, TAKAI, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, WARD, YAMASHITA
HR191
COMMENDING STREET BIKERS UNITED HAWAII, INC., 40TH ANNIVERSARY.
COMMENDING STREET BIKERS UNITED HAWAII, INC., 40TH ANNIVERSARY.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHANG
HR192
Congratulations to outstanding individuals for a job well done.
CONGRATULATING HANNIE ANDERSON, DOUGLAS POOLOA TOLENTINO, AND EDITH VAN GIESON FOR BEING SELECTED AS HAWAIIAN CAUCUS 2012 HONOREES.
(H ) 3/30/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. HANOHANO
HR193
Top 10 Outstanding Young Filipinos of 2011
CONGRATULATING CHERYL AGCAOILI, DESIREA AGUINALDO-HELSHAM, RIA BALDEVIA, RADIANT CORDERO, KRISTIAN LEI, ZHOYDELL MAGAOAY, YVONNE MIDKIFF, MARGARET PASCUAL, GABRIEL TORNO, AND ROUEL VELASCO FOR BEING RECOGNIZED AS THE TEN OUTSTANDING YOUNG FILIPINOS OF 2011.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. CULLEN, AQUINO
HR194
James Campbell High School Varsity Cheerleaders; Champions
CONGRATULATING AND RECOGNIZING THE JAMES CAMPBELL HIGH SCHOOL 2011 GATOR BOWL NATIONAL CHEERLEADING CHAMPIONS.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. PINE, CULLEN
HR195
Small Business Administration Awardees
RECOGNIZING THE UNITED STATES SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION'S STATE OF HAWAII 2012 AWARDEES.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. MCKELVEY, AWANA, CHOY, CULLEN, EVANS, HASHEM, ITO, KAWAKAMI, MIZUNO, RIVIERE, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, WARD, YAMASHITA, Chang
HR196
Senator Daniel Kahikina Akaka; Harry S. Truman Award
CONGRATULATES SENATOR DANIEL KAHIKINA AKAKA FOR BEING THE 2011 RECIPIENT OF THE HARRY S. TRUMAN AWARD FOR DISTINGUISHED SERVICE IN SUPPORT OF NATIONAL DEFENSE.
(H ) 4/3/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKAI, AQUINO, AWANA, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA, CHANG, CHING, CHONG, CHOY, COFFMAN, CULLEN, EVANS, FONTAINE, GIUGNI, HANOHANO, HAR, HASHEM, HERKES, ICHIYAMA, ITO, JOHANSON, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, KEITH-AGARAN, C. LEE, M. LEE, LUKE, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OSHIRO, PINE, RHOADS, RIVIERE, SAIKI, SAY, SOUKI, TAKUMI, THIELEN, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, WARD, WOOLEY, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Marumoto
HR197
Radford High School Cheerleading Team; Champion
CONGRATULATING THE RADFORD HIGH SCHOOL CHEERLEADING TEAM FOR ITS OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN BECOMING THE 2012 NATIONAL CHEERLEADING ASSOCIATION GRAND NATIONAL CHAMPION.
(H ) 4/4/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. JOHANSON
HR198
Congratulating the Maryknoll Sisters for 100 Years of Service
CONGRATULATING THE MARYKNOLL SISTERS FOR 100 YEARS OF DEDICATED SERVICE AND OUTREACH TO HELP THOSE IN NEED AROUND THE WORLD AND TO BETTER THE LIVES OF INDIVIDUALS AND THE COMMUNITY.
(H ) 4/4/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. BELATTI, AQUINO, AWANA, BROWER, CHANG, CHONG, CHOY, COFFMAN, CULLEN, EVANS, FONTAINE, GIUGNI, HANOHANO, HAR, HASHEM, ITO, JOHANSON, JORDAN, KAWAKAMI, KEITH-AGARAN, LUKE, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OSHIRO, PINE, RHOADS, SAY, TAKUMI, THIELEN, TOKIOKA, WOOLEY, YAMASHITA, Cabanilla, Herkes
HR199
Speaker; Legislative Business; Interim
AUTHORIZING AND EMPOWERING THE SPEAKER TO PERFORM AND CARRY OUT ANY OFFICIAL LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS DURING THE INTERIM BETWEEN THE 2012 AND 2013 REGULAR SESSIONS.
(H ) 5/3/2012 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHONG, WARD
HR200
Sine Die; House of Representatives
INFORMING THE SENATE AND THE GOVERNOR THAT THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES IS READY TO ADJOURN SINE DIE.
(S ) 5/3/2012 - Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 726). SAY, WARD