Hawaii State Legislature
2012 Senate Concurrent Resolutions
All concurrent resolutions that were offered in the Senate.
   
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SCR1
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.
(S ) 1/19/2012 - Referred to WLH, JDL. TSUTSUI (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, JDL  SR2HCR8HR6
SCR2 SD2
Office of Hawaiian Affairs Package; Requesting the State's Full Compliance with Section 5 of Act 178, SLH 2006.
REQUESTING THE STATE'S FULL COMPLIANCE WITH SECTION 5 OF ACT 178, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2006.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HAW/WLO, HLT/HSG, FIN, referral sheet 66 TSUTSUI (Introduced by request of another party) HAW/WLO, HLT/HSG, FIN
SCR3
Financial Literacy; Office of Hawaiian Affairs Package
REQUESTING THE ADDITION OF FINANCIAL LITERACY EDUCATION TO THE PUBLIC SCHOOL CURRICULUM.
(S ) 1/20/2012 - Referred to EDU, WAM. TSUTSUI (Introduced by request of another party) EDU, WAM
SCR4
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 ) 4/4/2012 - Referred to HLT, FIN, referral sheet 59 FUKUNAGA, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, KIDANI, SHIMABUKURO, TOKUDA, Kim, Ryan HLT, FIN  SR5HCR16HR10
SCR5 SD1
Programs and Services for Women Veterans and Women on Active Duty
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 AND WOMEN ON ACTIVE DUTY.
(H ) 4/2/2012 - Referred to PBM, FIN, referral sheet 58 KIDANI, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, SHIMABUKURO, TOKUDA, Fukunaga, Ryan, Solomon PBM, FIN  SR6HCR19HR13
SCR6 SD1
Community Placement Programs; Non-Violent Female Offenders
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO REINVEST FUNDS ORIGINALLY INTENDED FOR INCARCERATION INTO STRUCTURED COMMUNITY PLACEMENT PROGRAMS FOR ELIGIBLE NON-VIOLENT FEMALE OFFENDERS.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to PBM, FIN, referral sheet 66 SOLOMON, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, KIDANI, SHIMABUKURO, TOKUDA, Fukunaga, Kim, Ryan PBM, FIN  HCR22
SCR7
Veterans Court Within the Hawaii State Circuit Court
SUPPORTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A VETERANS COURT WITHIN THE HAWAII STATE CIRCUIT COURT.
(S ) 2/1/2012 - Referred to PGM, JDL. KIDANI, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, SHIMABUKURO, TOKUDA, Fukunaga PGM, JDL  SR7HCR20HR14
SCR8
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.
(S ) 4/4/2012 - Recommitted to HMS/PGM. CHUN OAKLAND, BAKER, FUKUNAGA, KIDANI, TOKUDA, Shimabukuro, Solomon, Wakai HMS/PGM  SR8HCR18HR12
SCR9
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.
(S ) 2/1/2012 - Referred to PGM. CHUN OAKLAND, BAKER, SHIMABUKURO, TOKUDA, Fukunaga, Kim PGM  SR9HCR21HR15
SCR10 SD1
Repeal of Combat Exclusionary Rules
REQUESTING THE SUPPORT OF THE REPEAL OF COMBAT EXCLUSIONARY RULES.
(H ) 4/12/2012 - Referred to PBM, referral sheet 63 CHUN OAKLAND, BAKER, Kim, Shimabukuro, Tokuda PBM  SR10HCR17HR11
SCR11
Reproductive Rights Awareness
DESIGNATING JANUARY 22-28, 2012 AS "REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS AWARENESS WEEK," TO ENCOURAGE PUBLIC AWARENESS, CONVERSATION, AND SUPPORT FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS AWARENESS.
(S ) 2/1/2012 - Referred to HTH. BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, TSUTSUI, Espero, Galuteria, Green, Taniguchi HTH
SCR12
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.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. BAKER, ENGLISH, TSUTSUI, Dela Cruz FIN
SCR13
Sunrise Review; Mandatory Infertility Procedure Coverage
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ASSESS THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL EFFECTS OF REQUIRING HEALTH INSURERS TO PROVIDE INFERTILITY PROCEDURE COVERAGE.
(S ) 2/1/2012 - Referred to CPN, WAM. GALUTERIA, TOKUDA, Chun Oakland, Kahele, Nishihara, Shimabukuro, Slom CPN, WAM
SCR14
Large Scale Dog Breeders; Permits; Auditor's Sunrise Review
REQUESTING A SUNRISE REVIEW TO DETERMINE WHETHER EACH COUNTY SHOULD ADMINISTER A PERMIT PROGRAM FOR LARGE SCALE DOG BREEDERS.
(S ) 2/1/2012 - Referred to PGM/CPN, WAM. DELA CRUZ, KAHELE, KIDANI, Kim, Ryan, Shimabukuro, Wakai PGM/CPN, WAM
SCR15
Urges Congress to enact legislation that protects air travelers.
RELATING TO AIRPORT SECURITY.
(H ) 4/4/2012 - Referred to TRN, FIN, referral sheet 59 SLOM TRN, FIN
SCR16
Petitioning Congress to Adopt a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution.
PETITIONING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO ADOPT AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES, FOR SUBMISSION TO THE STATES, TO REQUIRE, WITH CERTAIN EXCEPTIONS, THAT THE FEDERAL BUDGET BE BALANCED; OR, IN THE ALTERNATIVE, TO CALL A CONVENTION FOR THE SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE PURPOSE OF PROPOSING SUCH AN AMENDMENT FOR SUBMISSION TO THE STATES FOR RATIFICATION.
(S ) 2/1/2012 - Referred to WAM. SLOM WAM
SCR17
Ope‘ape‘a Day; recognition of the Hawaiian hoary bat.
DECLARING MAY 11, 2012 AS ‘OPE‘APE‘A DAY IN HONOR OF THE HAWAIIAN HOARY BAT.
(S ) 2/1/2012 - Referred to HWN. SLOM, Galuteria, Kahele, Kidani HWN
SCR18
Sale of Leased Fee Interest 593 Kuliouou Road
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 593 KULIOUOU ROAD, HONOLULU, HAWAII.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TSUTSUI (Introduced by request of another party) FIN
SCR19
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 619 Kuliouou Road
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 619 KULIOUOU ROAD, HONOLULU, HAWAII.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TSUTSUI (Introduced by request of another party) FIN
SCR20
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 644 Hokiokio Place
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 644 HOKIOKIO PLACE, HONOLULU, HAWAII.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TSUTSUI (Introduced by request of another party) FIN
SCR21
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 2314 10th Avenue
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 2314 10TH AVENUE, HONOLULU, HAWAII.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TSUTSUI (Introduced by request of another party) FIN
SCR22
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 41-557 Kamanaaina Place
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 41-557 KAMANAAINA PLACE, WAIMANALO, HAWAII.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TSUTSUI (Introduced by request of another party) FIN
SCR23
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 2949 Ala Ilima Street, No. 303
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 2949 ALA ILIMA STREET, NO. 303, HONOLULU, HAWAII.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TSUTSUI (Introduced by request of another party) FIN
SCR24
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 95-031 Kuahelani Avenue, No. 242
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 95-031 KUAHELANI AVENUE, NO. 242, MILILANI, HAWAII.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TSUTSUI (Introduced by request of another party) FIN
SCR25
Sale of the Leased Fee Interest 95-017 Kuahelani Avenue, No. 321
APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 95-017 KUAHELANI AVENUE, NO. 321, MILILANI, HAWAII.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TSUTSUI (Introduced by request of another party) FIN
SCR26
State Government Health Policy
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR'S OFFICE TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE EFFICACY OF COMBINING STATE GOVERNMENT HEALTH POLICY, PLANNING, AND PURCHASING IN A SINGLE AGENCY IN ORDER TO ADVANCE TRANSFORMATION OF HAWAII'S HEALTHCARE SYSTEM AND UNIVERSAL ACCESS TO CARE.
(S ) 2/1/2012 - Referred to HTH/HMS/JDL, WAM. TSUTSUI (Introduced by request of another party) HTH/HMS/JDL, WAM
SCR27
Regulation of Body Piercing
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A SUNRISE REVIEW OF THE REGULATION OF BODY PIERCING.
(S ) 3/13/2012 - The committee on CPN deferred the measure. NISHIHARA CPN, WAM
SCR28 SD1
Korean National Association; Korean Christian Institute; Plaques
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO RECOGNIZE LOCAL KOREANS BY DIRECTING THE PLACEMENT OF COMMEMORATIVE PLAQUES DESIGNATING THE FORMER SITES OF THE KOREAN CHRISTIAN INSTITUTE.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to INT, FIN, referral sheet 50 KIM, BAKER, FUKUNAGA, SOLOMON, Slom, Wakai INT, FIN
SCR29 SD1
Korean National Association; Korean Boarding School and Methodist Church; Plaque
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO RECOGNIZE LOCAL KOREANS BY DIRECTING THE PLACEMENT OF A COMMEMORATIVE PLAQUE DESIGNATING THE FORMER SITE OF THE KOREAN BOARDING SCHOOL FOR BOYS AND THE KOREAN METHODIST CHURCH.
(H ) 3/20/2012 - Referred to INT, FIN, referral sheet 50 KIM, BAKER, FUKUNAGA, SOLOMON, Wakai INT, FIN
SCR30 SD1
Urging Congress to Amend the Unfunded Mandates Reform Act
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO AMEND THE UNFUNDED MANDATES REFORM ACT.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to FIN, referral sheet 66 SLOM, CHUN OAKLAND, GREEN, Baker, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Ige, Kim, Ryan, Shimabukuro, Solomon, Wakai FIN
SCR31
Reaffirms state sovereignty under the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
A RESOLUTION REAFFIRMING HAWAII'S SOVEREIGNTY UNDER THE TENTH AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES AND DEMANDING THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO HALT ITS PRACTICE OF ASSUMING POWERS AND IMPOSING MANDATES ON THE STATES FOR PURPOSES NOT ENUMERATED IN THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES.
(S ) 2/15/2012 - Referred to PGM/JDL, WAM. SLOM PGM/JDL, WAM
SCR32
Education; Cheerleading; Report
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE ON CHEERLEADING TO DETERMINE IF CHEERLEADING SHOULD BE CLASSIFIED AS AN INTERSCHOLASTIC SPORT IN PUBLIC SCHOOL ATHLETIC PROGRAMS.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - The committee on EDU deferred the measure. ESPERO EDU
SCR33 SD2
Education; Green Hawaii Projects
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND BOARD OF EDUCATION TO INSTITUTE A GREEN HAWAII PROGRAM WITHIN THE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to EDN/EEP, FIN, referral sheet 66 ESPERO, Baker, Gabbard, Kidani, Nishihara, Slom, Taniguchi, Tokuda EDN/EEP, FIN
SCR34 SD1 HD1
Audit; Overtime; Pension Spiking; Overpayment (SCR34 HD1)
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT AUDITS OF STATE DEPARTMENT OPERATIONS THAT RESULT IN HIGH NON-BASE COMPENSATION OF STATE EMPLOYEES, PAY FOR NOT WORKING, AND SALARY OVERPAYMENTS.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN/LMG as amended in HD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Saiki excused (1). KIM, GREEN, KOUCHI, TOKUDA, Espero, Gabbard, Galuteria, Hee, Ige, Ihara, Kidani, Shimabukuro LAB, FIN/LMG
SCR35 SD2
Hawaii Convention Center; Hotel; HTA Feasibility Study
REQUESTING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF DEVELOPING A HOTEL, TRAINING HOTEL, OR OTHER COMMERCIAL RETAIL FACILITY ABOVE THE HAWAII CONVENTION CENTER FACILITY.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to TOU, HED, FIN, referral sheet 66 KIM, GREEN, KOUCHI, Espero, Gabbard, Galuteria, Hee, Ige, Ihara, Nishihara, Shimabukuro TOU, HED, FIN
SCR36 SD2
Hawaii Film Studio; Long-Term Use Plan
REQUESTING DEVELOPMENT OF A PLAN TO EXAMINE THE LONG-TERM USES OF THE HAWAII FILM STUDIO DIAMOND HEAD CAMPUS.
(H ) 4/25/2012 - Re-referred to HED/ERB, FIN, referral sheet 72 KIM, ESPERO, GREEN, KOUCHI, SHIMABUKURO, Galuteria, Hee, Ige, Nishihara HED/ERB, FIN
SCR37
Audit; State Agencies; Salary Overpayments
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THOSE STATE AGENCIES WITH SALARY AND WAGE OVERPAYMENTS.
(S ) 3/20/2012 - The committee on SCA01 deferred the measure. KIM SCA01
SCR38
Colon Hydrotherapy Auditor Study
REQUESTING A SUNRISE ANALYSIS OF THE PROPOSED LICENSING OF COLON HYDROTHERAPISTS AND COLON HYDROTHERAPY ESTABLISHMENTS.
(S ) 3/13/2012 - The committee on CPN deferred the measure. ENGLISH, Baker, Espero, Fukunaga, Gabbard, Galuteria, Ige, Kahele, Kidani, Kim, Kouchi, Taniguchi, Tokuda CPN, WAM
SCR39 SD1
Attorney General; Mortgage Loan Servicing Settlement
REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO CONTINUE TO COLLABORATE WITH STATE AND FEDERAL AGENCIES, INVESTIGATE INSTANCES OF WRONGFUL AND UNLAWFUL CONDUCT BY LENDERS AND SERVICERS, AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION.
(S ) 4/12/2012 - The committee on JDL deferred the measure. TSUTSUI, BAKER, ENGLISH, ESPERO, FUKUNAGA, GALUTERIA, IGE, KIM, TANIGUCHI, Dela Cruz, Green, Ihara, Ryan, Wakai CPN, JDL
SCR40 SD1 HD1
Prompt Payment Task Force; Extended to June 30, 2012
REQUESTING THE RENAMING OF AND THE EXTENSION OF THE PROMPT PAYMENT TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP RECOMMENDATIONS TO ADDRESS ISSUES THAT AFFECT PROCUREMENT FOR GOODS AND SERVICES PURCHASED THROUGH NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS, INCLUDING HUMAN SERVICE NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS THAT DELIVER PIVOTAL GOODS AND SERVICES TO INDIVIDUALS, FAMILIES, COMMUNITIES, AND OTHER SMALL BUSINESSES.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. FUKUNAGA, BAKER, SLOM, SOLOMON, WAKAI FIN
SCR41
Gambling Task Force
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO CONVENE A GAMBLING TASK FORCE.
(S ) 2/16/2012 - Referred to EDT/JDL, WAM. RYAN, GALUTERIA, Espero, Fukunaga, Ige, Kidani, Nishihara, Tsutsui, Wakai EDT/JDL, WAM
SCR42 SD2
Kupuna Caucus; Long-term Care Insurance; Study; LRB
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO DETERMINE WAYS, OTHER THAN TAX INCENTIVES, TO ENCOURAGE EMPLOYERS TO PROVIDE AND PAY FOR LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE AND INDIVIDUALS TO PURCHASE LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HLT/ERB, LMG, referral sheet 66 CHUN OAKLAND, ESPERO, GREEN, SHIMABUKURO, Baker, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Ihara HLT/ERB, LMG
SCR43 SD1
Kupuna Caucus; School Facilities; Senior and Community Services
ENCOURAGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONSIDER UTILIZING PUBLIC SCHOOL FACILITIES FACING CLOSURE AND REUTILIZING VACANT PUBLIC SCHOOL FACILITIES TO SUPPORT THE NEEDS OF THE COMMUNITY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO KUPUNA-RELATED PROGRAMS AND SERVICES, THEREBY AVOIDING UNDERUTILIZATION AND POSSIBLE CLOSURE OF PUBLIC SCHOOL FACILITIES.
(S ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to EDU. CHUN OAKLAND, ESPERO, FUKUNAGA, GREEN, Baker, Galuteria, Ihara, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi HMS, EDU
SCR44 SD2
Kupuna Caucus; Viatical Settlements; Accelerated Death Benefits; Insurance Commissioner; Report
REQUESTING THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER TO CONDUCT A FACT-FINDING AND FEASIBILITY STUDY ON THE VIABILITY OF USING ACCELERATED DEATH BENEFITS AND VIATICAL SETTLEMENTS AS A SOURCE OF FUNDING FOR LONG-TERM CARE NEEDS.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HLT, CPC, referral sheet 66 CHUN OAKLAND, IHARA, SHIMABUKURO, Espero HLT, CPC
SCR45
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.
(S ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to HMS/HTH, WAM. CHUN OAKLAND, ESPERO, IHARA, SHIMABUKURO, Galuteria, Nishihara HMS/HTH, WAM
SCR46
Insurance; Autism Spectrum Disorders
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT AN IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF PROPOSED MANDATORY HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS UNDER ACCIDENT AND HEALTH OR SICKNESS INSURANCE, INDIVIDUAL AND GROUP HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL SERVICE CONTRACTS, AND HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS.
(S ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to HTH/CPN, WAM. CHUN OAKLAND, SHIMABUKURO, Baker, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Ige, Kidani, Nishihara, Tokuda HTH/CPN, WAM
SCR47
Foster Care
REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A JOINT PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECTOR TASK FORCE TO IDENTIFY THE FEASIBILITY AND BENEFITS OF EXTENDING FOSTER CARE UP TO THE AGE OF TWENTY-ONE.
(S ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to HMS/JDL, WAM. CHUN OAKLAND, SHIMABUKURO, Baker, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Ige, Kidani HMS/JDL, WAM
SCR48 SD1
Task Force; School Garden Program
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXPAND A SCHOOL GARDEN PROGRAM STATEWIDE.
(S ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to EDU. CHUN OAKLAND, FUKUNAGA, SHIMABUKURO, Baker, Galuteria, Ige, Kidani, Nishihara, Taniguchi, Tokuda HTH/AGL, EDU
SCR49 SD1 HD1
Roads In Limbo; Statewide Working Group
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO FORM A WORKING GROUP TO EXPEDITIOUSLY RESOLVE THE ISSUE OF ROADS IN LIMBO STATEWIDE.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. CHUN OAKLAND, ESPERO, FUKUNAGA, GALUTERIA, GREEN, IGE, IHARA, KAHELE, NISHIHARA, SHIMABUKURO TRN, FIN
SCR50
Declares Sundays to be "Eat Local, Buy Local" Day in Hawaii and encourages families, restaurants, and grocers to buy Hawaii-grown foods, flowers, and produce.
DECLARING 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 ) 4/4/2012 - Referred to AGR/ERB, referral sheet 59 CHUN OAKLAND, ENGLISH, ESPERO, FUKUNAGA, GABBARD, GALUTERIA, KAHELE, KIDANI, RYAN, SHIMABUKURO, TOKUDA, Baker, Dela Cruz, Green, Ige, Ihara, Nishihara, Taniguchi, Wakai AGR/ERB
SCR51
H-1 Bridge
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES, AFTER CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, TO DETERMINE THE COST OF PLACING AN OVERPASS OVER THE H-1 FREEWAY TO EXTEND BETWEEN NUUANU STREAM AND QUEEN EMMA STREET THAT WOULD REDUCE TRAFFIC NOISE POLLUTION AND BE USED AS A PARK OR OTHER COMMUNITY USE PURPOSE.
(S ) 3/1/2012 - Referred to TIA. CHUN OAKLAND, Fukunaga, Green, Ihara, Shimabukuro TIA
SCR52 SD1
Grove Farm Company, Inc.; Koloa Camp Eviction
URGING GROVE FARM COMPANY, INC. TO PLACE AN IMMEDIATE STAY OF EVICTION AND ENGAGE IN MEANINGFUL FORMAL DISCUSSIONS WITH THE TENANTS OF THE KOLOA PLANTATION CAMP REGARDING FUTURE PLANS FOR THE PLANTATION PROPERTY AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF ALTERNATIVE SOLUTIONS.
(H ) 3/21/2012 - The committee(s) on HSG recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. KOUCHI, Hee HSG
SCR53 SD2
Hawaii State Center for Nursing; LRB; PVLD; Board of Nursing
REQUESTING COLLABORATION AMONG VARIOUS STATE AGENCIES TO IDENTIFY AND REMOVE BARRIERS RELATING TO WORKFORCE DATA SHARING AND NURSING PRACTICE IN THE STATE.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HLT/HED, CPC/JUD, referral sheet 66 BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, SHIMABUKURO, TOKUDA, Espero, Fukunaga, Green, Ige, Ihara, Nishihara, Taniguchi, Wakai HLT/HED, CPC/JUD
SCR54
Correctional Facility on Hawaiian Home Lands; Hilo International Airport
URGING THE GOVERNOR, DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS, AND DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO CONSIDER DEVELOPING A NEW CORRECTIONAL FACILITY ON THE LAND ADMINISTERED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS THAT IS ADJACENT TO HILO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.
(S ) 3/8/2012 - Referred to PGM/HWN, WAM. DELA CRUZ PGM/HWN, WAM
SCR55 SD1
DBEDT; Asia-Pacific Business Development
REQUESTING THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON THE STATE'S STRATEGIC PLAN TO EXPAND ASIA-PACIFIC BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR HAWAII BUSINESSES, AND THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO INCLUDE IN THE DEPARTMENT'S ANNUAL REPORT THE PROGRESS OF IMPLEMENTATION OF THE STRATEGIC PLAN.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to INT/ERB, FIN, referral sheet 66 FUKUNAGA, Kim, Kouchi, Slom, Wakai INT/ERB, FIN
SCR56 SD2
DLNR; SHPD; Fees
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO DEVELOP RECOMMENDATIONS FOR INCREASED FEES TO HELP SUPPORT A FULLY STAFFED STATE HISTORIC PRESERVATION DIVISION PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 66 FUKUNAGA, Kim, Wakai WLO, FIN
SCR57 SD2
DAGS; SFCA; Transfer; Working Group
REQUESTING THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS TO ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP TO DEVELOP RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING THE ADMINISTRATIVE PLACEMENT OF THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. FUKUNAGA, Espero, Kim, Kouchi, Ryan, Wakai CUA
SCR58
Anatomical Transplants; AIDS
REQUESTING HEALTH CARE FACILITIES AND HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS IN HAWAII TO PERFORM ORGAN TRANSPLANTATION ON PATIENTS WITH HIV, ARC, AND AIDS.
(S ) 3/19/2012 - The committee on HTH deferred the measure. ESPERO HTH
SCR59
Collector Car Appreciation Day; July 13, 2012
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO PROCLAIM JULY 13, 2012, AS "COLLECTOR CAR APPRECIATION DAY".
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. ESPERO, Dela Cruz, English, Gabbard, Galuteria, Hee, Ige, Ihara, Kahele, Kouchi, Nishihara, Slom, Taniguchi, Wakai TRN
SCR60
Department of Transportation; Shared-Use Path; Kahekili Highway
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO PROMPTLY UNDERTAKE THE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF A SHARED-USE PATH ALONG KAHEKILI HIGHWAY.
(S ) 3/28/2012 - Report adopted, referred to WAM. HEE TIA, WAM
SCR61 SD1
Solar Photovoltaic Energy Systems; Construction
ENCOURAGING SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENCE BUILDERS AND COUNTIES TO CONSIDER CERTAIN FACTORS THAT WILL FACILITATE INSTALLATION OF PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS DURING THE CONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT OF SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENCES.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to EEP/HSG, CPC, referral sheet 66 GABBARD, GREEN, KIDANI, SHIMABUKURO, Chun Oakland, Dela Cruz, Espero, Galuteria, Ihara, Nishihara, Ryan, Wakai EEP/HSG, CPC
SCR62
Medical Marijuana; Federal Enforcement
REQUESTING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO FILE AN INJUNCTION IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT TO ENJOIN ENFORCEMENT OF STATE AND FEDERAL LAWS PROHIBITING CANNABIS, AS A SCHEDULE I CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, UNTIL IT CAN BE RECLASSIFIED, AND REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO REQUEST THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE UNITED STATES TO RECOGNIZE THE RIGHT OF HAWAII TO DETERMINE THE APPROPRIATE ISSUANCE AND USE OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA THAT IS BASED ON THE FACT THAT CANNABIS NO LONGER MEETS THE FEDERAL CRITERIA FOR A SCHEDULE I CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE.
(S ) 3/8/2012 - Referred to HTH/PGM, JDL. ESPERO, Baker, Chun Oakland, Dela Cruz, English, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Shimabukuro, Slom HTH/PGM, JDL
SCR63 SD1
Kaho‘olawe Island Reserve Commission; State Auditor; Fiscal Audit
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FISCAL AUDIT OF THE KAHO‘OLAWE REHABILITATION TRUST FUND.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. KIDANI, Baker, Chun Oakland, Dela Cruz, Espero, Galuteria, Hee, Ige, Ihara, Kahele, Kim, Ryan, Slom, Solomon HAW
SCR64 SD1
Geothermal Resources; Public Land Development Corporation; Department of Land and Natural Resources
URGING THE PUBLIC LAND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO IDENTIFY PUBLIC TRUST LAND ON THE ISLANDS OF HAWAII AND MAUI WITH GEOTHERMAL RESOURCES THAT MAY BE DEVELOPED AND TO WORK WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT GEOTHERMAL DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS ON PUBLIC TRUST LAND ON THE ISLANDS OF HAWAII AND MAUI.
(H ) 4/12/2012 - Referred to WLO/EEP/HAW, FIN, referral sheet 63 SOLOMON, DELA CRUZ, KAHELE, Galuteria WLO/EEP/HAW, FIN
SCR65
HTA; DBEDT; Transfer; Counties; Tourism Tax
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO TRANSFER THE FUNCTIONS OF THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM, ELIMINATE DISTRIBUTION OF TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX REVENUE TO THE COUNTIES, AND AUTHORIZE EACH COUNTY TO ASSESS A COUNTY TOURISM TAX SURCHARGE.
(S ) 3/8/2012 - Referred to TSM/EDT/PGM, WAM. SOLOMON, DELA CRUZ TSM/EDT/PGM, WAM
SCR66 SD1
Office of Hawaiian Affairs; Department of Land and Natural Resources; Attorney General; Public Land Trust
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO TRANSFER A PORTION OF THE REVENUE DERIVED FROM THE CONVEYANCE OR TRANSFER OF ANY LAND OF THE PUBLIC LAND TRUST TO THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS.
(S ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. SOLOMON, DELA CRUZ, GALUTERIA, KAHELE, Kidani WLH/HWN, WAM
SCR67 SD1
HARC; Kunia; Agriculture
RECOGNIZING THE HAWAII AGRICULTURE RESEARCH CENTER FOR ITS BENEFITS TO THE AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY AND URGING THE HAWAII AGRICULTURE RESEARCH CENTER TO ESTABLISH THE PROPOSED KUNIA AGRICULTURE PROCESSING AND SALES CENTER.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. SOLOMON, DELA CRUZ, KAHELE AGR
SCR68 SD1
Landscape Industry of Hawaii Water Conservation
ENCOURAGING STATE AND COUNTY AGENCIES AND OTHER LARGE WATER USERS TO UTILIZE BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES IN LANDSCAPE IRRIGATION TO CONSERVE OUTDOOR WATER USE AND TO ADOPT THE LANDSCAPE INDUSTRY COUNCIL OF HAWAII'S IRRIGATION WATER CONSERVATION BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 66 TSUTSUI, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, ENGLISH, ESPERO, KIDANI, SHIMABUKURO, Dela Cruz, Fukunaga, Gabbard, Galuteria, Hee, Ige, Ihara, Kahele, Kim, Kouchi, Nishihara, Ryan, Tokuda, Wakai WLO, FIN
SCR69
Long-Term Care Coordinator; Kupuna Caucus
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO APPOINT A LONG-TERM CARE COORDINATOR.
(S ) 3/28/2012 - The committee on HTH deferred the measure. CHUN OAKLAND, SHIMABUKURO, Baker, Espero, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Green, Ihara, Nishihara, Wakai HMS/HTH, WAM
SCR70
Music Therapy; Music Therapists; Sunrise Review; Auditor
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A SUNRISE REVIEW OF THE REGULATION AND LICENSURE OF MUSIC THERAPISTS.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to CPN, WAM. CHUN OAKLAND, Fukunaga, Gabbard, Galuteria, Ige, Kahele, Shimabukuro, Tokuda CPN, WAM
SCR71
Community Care Foster Family Homes; Department of Human Services
ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO IMPLEMENT MANDATORY TRAINING AND OTHER IMPROVEMENTS TO STRENGTHEN COMMUNITY CARE FOSTER FAMILY HOMES.
(S ) 3/28/2012 - The committee on HMS deferred the measure. CHUN OAKLAND, Baker, Espero, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Ige, Ihara, Kahele, Ryan, Shimabukuro, Solomon, Wakai HMS, WAM
SCR72
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.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to EDU/HWN, WAM. ENGLISH, CHUN OAKLAND, SHIMABUKURO, Baker, Espero, Gabbard, Galuteria, Hee, Ige, Kahele, Kidani, Kim, Kouchi, Ryan, Slom, Tokuda, Wakai EDU/HWN, WAM
SCR73 HD1
Taiwan Participation as an Observer in the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of the Parties
URGING THE UNITED NATIONS TO GRANT TAIWAN PARTICIPATION AS AN OBSERVER IN THE UNITED NATIONS FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE OF THE PARTIES.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. ENGLISH, CHUN OAKLAND, KIDANI, SHIMABUKURO, Baker, Espero, Fukunaga, Gabbard, Galuteria, Kahele, Kouchi, Ryan, Wakai INT/EEP
SCR74
Kuleana Lands; Property Taxes
URGING THE COUNTIES TO PRESERVE PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS FOR KULEANA LANDS.
(H ) 4/19/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Marumoto voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Souki voting no (1) and Representative(s) Ching, Tokioka excused (2). SOLOMON, GALUTERIA, KAHELE, Dela Cruz, Kidani HAW, FIN
SCR75
Follow-up Financial Audit; UH John A. Burns School of Medicine; University Clinical, Education, and Research Associates, Inc.; Hawaii Residency Program, Inc.
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A MANAGEMENT AND FINANCIAL AUDIT OF THE UNIVERSITY CLINICAL, EDUCATION AND RESEARCH ASSOCIATES, INC.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to EDU, WAM. TOKUDA, Kidani, Nishihara EDU, WAM
SCR76
Electronic Educational Resource Program
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH AN ELECTRONIC EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE PROGRAM FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS, ADMINISTRATORS, AND PROGRAM COORDINATORS.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to EDU/EDT, WAM. TOKUDA, CHUN OAKLAND, KIDANI EDU/EDT, WAM
SCR77 SD1
Education; Resource Development; Endowments
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A STATEWIDE RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM TO ASSIST THE COMPLEX AREAS IN CREATING ENDOWMENTS TO BENEFIT HAWAII'S PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TOKUDA, CHUN OAKLAND, Kidani, Taniguchi EDN
SCR78
Education; Attendance
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO REQUIRE EACH SCHOOL COMMUNITY COUNCIL TO REVIEW ITS SCHOOL'S ATTENDANCE POLICY, CREATE BENCHMARKS TO IMPROVE ATTENDANCE, AND DEVELOP AN IMPLEMENTATION PLAN TO MEET THOSE BENCHMARKS.
(H ) 4/4/2012 - Referred to EDN, FIN, referral sheet 59 TOKUDA, Chun Oakland, Kidani, Nishihara EDN, FIN
SCR79
Education; Family Engagement
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO COLLABORATE WITH PARENT ORGANIZATIONS TO ESTABLISH, IMPLEMENT, AND MONITOR STATEWIDE POLICIES FOR FAMILY ENGAGEMENT IN HAWAII'S PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TOKUDA, Chun Oakland, Kidani, Nishihara EDN
SCR80 SD1
Department of Education; Late-born Children
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONDUCT RESEARCH ON THE CORRELATION BETWEEN CHILDREN WHO ARE LATE-BORN AND EDUCATIONAL OUTCOMES.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TOKUDA, KIDANI, Nishihara EDN
SCR81
Hawaii Public Housing Authority; Federal Housing Projects
URGING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY TO ENTER INTO PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS TO MODERNIZE DILAPIDATED FEDERAL PUBLIC HOUSING PROJECTS.
(S ) 3/28/2012 - The committee on HMS deferred the measure. DELA CRUZ HMS, WAM
SCR82
State Employees; Ten-Year Attrition and Development Plan
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT TO DEVELOP A TEN-YEAR ATTRITION AND DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE STATE.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to JDL, WAM. DELA CRUZ JDL, WAM
SCR83
Special Fund Investment; Local Financial Institutions
REQUESTING THE REVIEW AND IDENTIFICATION OF STATE FUNDS OR HOLDINGS THAT MAY BE APPROPRIATE FOR OPENING ACCOUNTS IN SMALL LOCAL FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS AND DEVELOPMENT OF A PROCUREMENT PROCESS TO SELECT INSTITUTIONS TO RECEIVE STATE FUNDS FOR INVESTMENT FOR A LIMITED TIME.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to CPN/PGM, WAM. DELA CRUZ CPN/PGM, WAM
SCR84 SD1
Hawaii Public Housing Authority; Choice Neighborhoods Grant
SUPPORTING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY'S APPLICATION FOR A CHOICE NEIGHBORHOODS GRANT AND URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT TO SELECT THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY AS A CHOICE NEIGHBORHOODS GRANT RECIPIENT.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. DELA CRUZ HSG
SCR85 SD2
Hunting; Trespass on Private Lands; Written Permission; Report
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL AND THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS, TO EVALUATE THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING LAWS TO REQUIRE WRITTEN PERMISSION FROM THE LANDOWNER IN ORDER TO HUNT ON PRIVATE LANDS AND TO DISCUSS POTENTIAL AMENDMENTS TO CRIMINAL TRESPASSING LAWS TO ADDRESS HUNTING SITUATIONS.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 66 DELA CRUZ WLO, JUD
SCR86
Department of Education; Memorandum of Agreement; ‘Aha Kauleo Kaiapuni Hawai‘i
REQUESTING A MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND AHA KAULEO KAIAPUNI HAWAII FOR DEVELOPMENT IN THE HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE OF THE READING, MATH, SCIENCE, AND OTHER ASSESSMENTS ADMINISTERED TO STUDENTS IN GRADES THREE THROUGH SIX OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE IMMERSION PROGRAM AND FORMAL ACKNOWLEDGMENT BY STATUTE OR RULE OF AHA KAULEO KAIAPUNI HAWAII
(S ) 3/21/2012 - The committee on EDU deferred the measure. SHIMABUKURO HWN/EDU, WAM
SCR87 SD1
Review; ESL; Hawaiian Language Programs
REQUESTING A REVIEW OF THE STATE'S FUNDING FOR EXISTING ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE INSTRUCTION AND ACTIVITIES AND HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE PROGRAMS OFFERED IN HAWAII AND ANY DISPARITIES IN FUNDING FOR THE STATE'S TWO OFFICIAL LANGUAGES.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. SHIMABUKURO HAW
SCR88
Hawaiian Language; Automated Teller Machines
ENCOURAGING BANKS AND CREDIT UNIONS OPERATING IN THE STATE OF HAWAII TO INCORPORATE THE HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE IN THEIR AUTOMATED TELLER MACHINES.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to HWN, CPN. GALUTERIA, ENGLISH, KIDANI, RYAN, Baker, Chun Oakland, Espero, Gabbard, Green, Hee, Kahele, Kouchi, Wakai HWN, CPN
SCR89 SD1
Auditor; Management Audit; Measurement Standards Branch, Department of Agriculture
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE MEASUREMENT STANDARDS BRANCH OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. KIM, DELA CRUZ, NISHIHARA, Ige, Kahele, Kouchi AGR
SCR90 SD1
Commercial Lessees; Economic Analysis; DBEDT; LRB
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO UPDATE THEIR 2003 REPORT ANALYZING THE MAJOR PROBLEMS FACED BY COMMERCIAL LESSEES BY INCORPORATING AN ECONOMIC ANALYSIS TO DETERMINE IF THERE IS A NEXUS BETWEEN THE EXISTENCE OF HIGH LEASE RENTS IN HAWAII AND THE STAGNATION OF HAWAII'S ECONOMY.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TANIGUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) LMG
SCR91 SD1
Working Group on Labeling Hawaii-Grown Tea
ESTABLISHING A WORKING GROUP TO DISCUSS THE CREATION OF A STRATEGIC PLAN FOR THE DEVELOPMENT AND MARKETING OF THE HAWAII TEA INDUSTRY AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR LABELING REQUIREMENTS OF HAWAII-GROWN TEA.
(H ) 4/19/2012 - The committees on HED recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Nishimoto, Nakashima, Aquino, Awana, Chang, Hanohano, Takai, Johanson; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 6 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, Mizuno, Saiki, Takumi, Wooley, Ching. TANIGUCHI, BAKER, KAHELE, NISHIHARA AGR/HED, FIN
SCR92
Banyan Drive; Land and Natural Resources; Study; Public-Private Partnership
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE PUBLIC LAND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF THE COUNTY OF HAWAII, TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP TO DEVELOP AND IMPROVE THE EAST HAWAII AREA OF HAWAII COUNTY.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 66 SOLOMON, Dela Cruz, Kahele WLO, FIN
SCR93 SD1
Pilot Program; Medicaid; DHS; DOH
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO DEVELOP A PILOT DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM FOCUSED ON THE TOP FIVE PERCENT OF MEDICAID BENEFICIARIES WHOSE CARE NEEDS ACCOUNT FOR A SIGNIFICANT PORTION OF MEDICAID EXPENDITURES IN THE STATE.
(S ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. SOLOMON, Dela Cruz, Galuteria HMS/HTH, WAM
SCR94 SD1
Workplace Wellness; DOH; DLIR
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO PROMOTE WORKPLACE WELLNESS PROGRAMS.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HLT/LAB, ERB, referral sheet 66 SOLOMON, Dela Cruz, Galuteria HLT/LAB, ERB
SCR95
Education; Internet Use; Social Media
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE HAWAII ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS, TO EXAMINE LOCAL AND NATIONAL MODELS OF BEST PRACTICES FOR THE USE OF TECHNOLOGY IN SCHOOLS AND RECOMMEND ANY NEW GUIDELINES TO INCREASE INTERNET ACCESS TO ALLOW THE RESPONSIBLE AND POSITIVE INTEGRATION OF SOCIAL MEDIA IN THE CLASSROOM, WHILE ENSURING NECESSARY PROTECTIONS TO PREVENT ABUSE.
(S ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted, referred to EDT. TOKUDA, Kidani EDU, EDT
SCR96
Feral Ungulates Statewide Program
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ESTABLISH A STATEWIDE COOPERATIVE PROGRAM TO REDUCE THE POPULATION OF FERAL UNGULATES ON PUBLIC LANDS.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to WLH. DELA CRUZ, SOLOMON WLH
SCR97 SD1
Uninsured Motorists; Uninsured Motorists Database; Working Group
REQUESTING THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO EXPLORE THE CREATION OF A WEB SERVICES-BASED DATABASE PROGRAM TO TRACK UNINSURED MOTORISTS.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. BAKER, ESPERO, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Ige, Ihara, Nishihara, Taniguchi TRN, FIN
SCR98
State Building Code Council; Investigative Committee
REQUESTING THE STATE BUILDING CODE COUNCIL TO APPOINT AN INVESTIGATIVE COMMITTEE TO REVIEW AND RECOMMEND GREEN, SUSTAINABLE, AND WATER EFFICIENCY CODE PROVISIONS FOR ADOPTION INTO THE STATE BUILDING CODE.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to ENE/WLH, WAM. GABBARD, CHUN OAKLAND, Baker, Espero, Fukunaga, Ige, Ihara, Kim, Kouchi, Nishihara ENE/WLH, WAM
SCR99
Reports on Abuse and Neglect; Adult Protective Services; Child Abuse; Department of Human Services; Department of Health; Judiciary Branch
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENTS OF HUMAN SERVICES AND HEALTH TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO DETERMINE WHEN AND UNDER WHAT CONDITIONS REPORTS OF ALLEGED VULNERABLE ADULT ABUSE, ALLEGED CHILD ABUSE, AND CONFIRMED CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT SHOULD BE EXPUNGED FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES' CENTRAL REGISTRY.
(S ) 3/28/2012 - The committee on HTH deferred the measure. CHUN OAKLAND, Baker, Espero, Fukunaga, Gabbard, Kidani, Nishihara, Ryan HMS/HTH, JDL
SCR100
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.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to EDU/HMS. CHUN OAKLAND, KIDANI, Dela Cruz, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Ige EDU/HMS
SCR101
Autism Awareness Month; April; Outreach and Awareness on Autism
DECLARING THE MONTH OF APRIL OF EACH YEAR AS AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/4/2012 - Referred to HLT, referral sheet 59 CHUN OAKLAND, KIDANI, RYAN, SHIMABUKURO, Baker, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Green, Nishihara, Solomon, Tokuda HLT
SCR102 SD1
Clean and Sober Homes; Halfway Houses; Task Force; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO STUDY CLEAN AND SOBER HOMES AND HALFWAY HOUSES.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HLT/HUS, FIN, referral sheet 66 CHUN OAKLAND, GALUTERIA, TOKUDA, Gabbard, Ige, Nishihara, Ryan HLT/HUS, FIN
SCR103
Feasibility of Condom Access On Campus; Task Force
REQUESTING THE SUPERINTENDENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO ASSESS THE POSSIBILITY OF ALLOWING ACCESS TO CONDOMS ON SCHOOL CAMPUSES IN HAWAII.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to EDU/HMS. CHUN OAKLAND, Ige EDU/HMS
SCR104
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 ) 4/4/2012 - Referred to EDN, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 59 KIDANI, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, GALUTERIA, GREEN, RYAN, TOKUDA, Dela Cruz, English, Gabbard, Ihara, Kouchi, Slom, Solomon, Taniguchi EDN, JUD, FIN
SCR105
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.
(S ) 3/28/2012 - The committee on HMS deferred the measure. CHUN OAKLAND, Baker, Dela Cruz, English, Espero, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Green, Kidani HMS, WAM
SCR106 SD1
Disabled Veterans; Military Commissary and Exchange Store Privileges
REQUESTING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO VOTE IN FAVOR OF H.R. 2148, 112TH CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION, TO EXTEND MILITARY COMMISSARY AND EXCHANGE STORE PRIVILEGES TO VETERANS WITH A COMPENSABLE SERVICE-CONNECTED DISABILITY AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS.
(H ) 4/4/2012 - Referred to PBM, FIN, referral sheet 59 CHUN OAKLAND, GREEN, SHIMABUKURO, Espero, Galuteria, Ihara, Wakai PBM, FIN
SCR107 SD1
Governor's Special Task Force; Hawaiian Historical Sites Preservation
REQUESTING THE SENATE COMMITTEES ON HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TECHNOLOGY TO CONVENE A SPECIAL TASK FORCE ON HAWAIIAN HISTORICAL SITES PRESERVATION.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HAW/WLO/ERB, LMG, FIN, referral sheet 66 SOLOMON, CHUN OAKLAND, Slom HAW/WLO/ERB, LMG, FIN
SCR108
Insurance Commissioner; Rate Filings; Capital Reserves and Surplus
REQUESTING THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER TO REVIEW THE ACCUMULATION OF CAPITAL RESERVES AND SURPLUS OF MANAGED CARE PLANS WHEN REVIEWING RATE FILINGS.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HLT, CPC, referral sheet 66 SOLOMON, Dela Cruz, Galuteria, Kahele, Kim, Kouchi HLT, CPC
SCR109 SD1
President Grover Cleveland
HONORING UNITED STATES PRESIDENT GROVER CLEVELAND FOR HIS SUPPORT OF THE HAWAIIAN MONARCHY AND EFFORTS TO PRESERVE THE HAWAIIAN KINGDOM, BY REQUESTING THE STATE OF HAWAII, CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU, COUNTY OF MAUI, COUNTY OF KAUAI, AND COUNTY OF HAWAII TO NAME A STATE OR COUNTY PROPERTY IN HIS NAME, AND REQUESTING THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS TO COMMISSION, PURCHASE, OR PARTNER WITH ANOTHER ENTITY TO CREATE OR OBTAIN A WORK OF ART, WHETHER VISUAL OR LITERARY, IN HIS NAME.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. ESPERO, CHUN OAKLAND, ENGLISH, GABBARD, HEE, Baker, Dela Cruz, Galuteria, Ihara, Kidani, Kouchi, Nishihara, Ryan, Shimabukuro, Wakai HAW/CUA
SCR110
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.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to PGM/TIA/ENE. CHUN OAKLAND, GREEN, Dela Cruz, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Ihara, Kidani, Nishihara, Ryan, Tokuda, Wakai PGM/TIA/ENE
SCR111 SD1
Transit-Oriented Development; Affordable Housing; Family-Oriented Support Services
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO PRESERVE EXISTING AFFORDABLE HOUSING AND CREATE NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES, FAMILY-ORIENTED SUPPORT SERVICES, HEALTH CENTERS, COMMUNITY CENTERS, RETAIL SERVICES RELATED TO HEALTHY LIVING, AND COMMUNITY GARDENS WITHIN TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT ZONES ALONG THE HONOLULU RAIL TRANSIT PROJECT CORRIDOR.
(H ) 4/25/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on HSG/WLO with Representative(s) Marumoto, Thielen voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Oshiro excused (1). CHUN OAKLAND, DELA CRUZ, ESPERO, GABBARD, GALUTERIA, GREEN, IGE, IHARA, KIDANI, NISHIHARA, SHIMABUKURO, TOKUDA, WAKAI, Baker, Fukunaga, Ryan TRN, HSG/WLO
SCR112
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.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to TIA/WLH. TANIGUCHI TIA/WLH
SCR113
State Submerged Lands; Non-Exclusive Easement; Lahaina, Maui
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT HONOKAWAI, LAHAINA, MAUI, FOR SEAWALL PURPOSES.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to WLO, referral sheet 66 BAKER WLO
SCR114
Encouraging North Korea to Join APEC Working Group
ENCOURAGING THE DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF KOREA TO JOIN THE ASIA-PACIFIC ECONOMIC COOPERATION'S BUSINESS ADVISORY COUNCIL WORKING GROUP WITH THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to EDT/TIA. FUKUNAGA (Introduced by request of another party) EDT/TIA
SCR115
Iwi Kupuna; Cultural Monitoring; DLNR
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO RECOMMEND LEGISLATION ON CULTURAL MONITORING OF CONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS WITHIN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to WLH/HWN/EDT. GALUTERIA, CHUN OAKLAND, Espero, Hee, Ihara, Kidani, Tokuda WLH/HWN/EDT
SCR116
Aloha Order of Merit; Daniel Kahikina Akaka
APPROVING THE SELECTION OF DANIEL KAHIKINA AKAKA TO BE INDUCTED INTO THE ALOHA ORDER OF MERIT.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. GALUTERIA, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, DELA CRUZ, ENGLISH, ESPERO, FUKUNAGA, GABBARD, GREEN, HEE, IGE, KIDANI, KOUCHI, RYAN, SHIMABUKURO, SOLOMON, TANIGUCHI, TOKUDA, TSUTSUI, Ihara, Kahele, Kim, Slom, Wakai HAW/CUA
SCR117 SD1
DLNR; Inventory of Public Lands and Facilities
URGING THE STATE TO EXPAND THE SCOPE OF THE COMPREHENSIVE INFORMATION SYSTEM ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO ACT 54, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2011, TO FURTHER INCLUDE PUBLIC FACILITIES, THEREBY CREATING A COMPREHENSIVE ASSET MANAGEMENT SYSTEM FOR PUBLIC LANDS AND PUBLIC FACILITIES.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to WLO/HAW, FIN, referral sheet 66 DELA CRUZ, SOLOMON WLO/HAW, FIN
SCR118
Office of Planning; Five Year Studies; Comprehensive Planning
URGING THE OFFICE OF PLANNING TO TIMELY CONDUCT AND COMPLETE REGIONAL PLANS AND STUDIES AS REQUIRED BY STATUTE.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 66 DELA CRUZ, SOLOMON WLO, FIN
SCR119
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.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to WLH, WAM. TSUTSUI (Introduced by request of another party) WLH, WAM
SCR120 SD1
Education; No Child Left Behind, Waiver
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO APPLY TO THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION FOR A WAIVER OF THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND ACT.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TOKUDA, TSUTSUI EDN
SCR121 SD1
Education; Act 51, Session Laws of Hawaii 2004; Report
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO REVIEW AND EVALUATE COMPLIANCE WITH AND EFFECTIVENESS OF THE REINVENTING EDUCATION ACT OF 2004, AS AMENDED.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - The committee(s) on EDN recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. TOKUDA, KIDANI, Slom, Taniguchi EDN
SCR122
Hawaii State Public Library System; Use of Facilities
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND STATE LIBRARIAN TO DEVELOP A STRATEGIC PLAN TO OPTIMIZE THE USE OF STATE PUBLIC LIBRARY FACILITIES.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. TOKUDA, KIDANI, Slom EDN
SCR123
Alternative Energy Task Force
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO CONVENE A SUSTAINABLE AND ALTERNATIVE ENERGY ASSESSMENT TASK FORCE.
(S ) 3/30/2012 - The committee on EDT deferred the measure. RYAN (Introduced by request of another party) ENE/EDT, WAM
SCR124 SD2
Submerged State Lands; Non-Exclusive Easement; Lahaina, Maui
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT, COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT MAHINAHINA, LAHAINA, MAUI, FOR RUBBLE ROCK REVETMENT PURPOSES.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to WLO, referral sheet 66 BAKER WLO
SCR125
Study; Cemetery Decertification; Jurisdictional Issues; Office of Hawaiian Affairs
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, AND THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS, TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF THE JURISDICTIONAL ISSUES RELATING TO THE PROCESS OF REMOVING BURIAL SITES IN ORDER TO DECERTIFY A CEMETERY.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to HWN/WLH. HEE HWN/WLH
SCR126
La‘i‘Opua 2020; North Kona
EXPRESSING SUPPORT FOR LA‘I‘OPUA 2020 AND ITS EFFORTS TO CONSTRUCT THE LA‘I‘OPUA COMMUNITY CENTER COMPLEX.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HUS/HLT/HAW, FIN, referral sheet 66 GREEN, CHUN OAKLAND, SHIMABUKURO, Baker, Espero, Fukunaga, Ige, Ihara, Slom, Wakai HUS/HLT/HAW, FIN
SCR127
Mental Health Parity; Working Group
REQUESTING THE CONVENING OF A WORKING GROUP TO DETERMINE STATE COMPLIANCE WITH THE FEDERAL PAUL WELLSTONE AND PETE DOMENICI MENTAL HEALTH PARITY AND ADDICTION EQUITY ACT OF 2008 AND TO ENHANCE EXISTING STATE PARITY LAWS.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to HTH/CPN. GREEN, CHUN OAKLAND, SHIMABUKURO, Baker, Espero, Fukunaga, Ige, Ihara, Nishihara, Slom, Wakai HTH/CPN
SCR128
Auditor Report; Mandatory Coverage of Autism Spectrum Disorders
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ASSESS THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL EFFECTS OF REQUIRING HEALTH INSURERS TO PROVIDE COVERAGE FOR AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to HTH/CPN, WAM. GREEN, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, ESPERO, FUKUNAGA, NISHIHARA, SHIMABUKURO, Ige, Ihara, Wakai HTH/CPN, WAM
SCR129 SD1
Prescription Drug Coverage; Copayment; Auditor
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT AN IMPACT ASSESSMENT REPORT ON LEGISLATION MANDATING CERTAIN HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR OUTPATIENT PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HLT/CPC, LMG, referral sheet 66 GREEN, CHUN OAKLAND, SHIMABUKURO, Espero, Fukunaga, Ige, Ihara, Nishihara, Slom, Wakai HLT/CPC, LMG
SCR130
Homelessness; Non-governmental Organizations
SUPPORTING EFFORTS BY NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS THAT ASSIST IN FINDING OPPORTUNITIES AND SOLUTIONS TO ADDRESS HOMELESSNESS IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/4/2012 - Referred to HSG, FIN, referral sheet 59 CHUN OAKLAND HSG, FIN
SCR131
Human Trafficking
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COLLEGE ON SOCIAL SCIENCES PUBLIC POLICY CENTER AND SPARK M. MATSUNAGA INSTITUTE FOR PEACE AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION TO COLLABORATE WITH STATE AGENCIES AND ADVOCACY ORGANIZATIONS TO DEVELOP A COMPREHENSIVE PLAN THAT COORDINATES STATEWIDE POLICIES AND SERVICES FOR VICTIMS AND SURVIVORS OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN HAWAII.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to HMS/EDU, WAM. TOKUDA, CHUN OAKLAND HMS/EDU, WAM
SCR132
Adult Education; Working Group
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO EXAMINE THE POSSIBLE REORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAM TO BETTER ALIGN PORTIONS OF THE PROGRAM WITH DEPARTMENTS OR AGENCIES OF THE STATE OR COUNTIES RATHER THAN THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
(S ) 3/23/2012 - The committee on EDU deferred the measure. TOKUDA EDU, WAM
SCR133 SD1
Convening a Legislative Agriculture Policy Task Force to Review Agricultural Policies from Other States to Assist with the Development of Hawaii's Agricultural Industry
CONVENING AN AGRICULTURE POLICY TASK FORCE TO REVIEW AGRICULTURAL POLICIES FROM OTHER STATES TO ASSIST WITH THE DEVELOPMENT OF HAWAII'S AGRICULTURAL INDUSTRY.
(S ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. NISHIHARA, Ige, Taniguchi AGL, WAM
SCR134
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 ) 4/19/2012 - The committees on AGR recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Tsuji, Hashem, Awana, Choy, Evans, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Marumoto, Riviere; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Brower, Tokioka. NISHIHARA, Ige, Kahele, Taniguchi AGR, FIN
SCR135
Agricultural Development and Food Security
EXPRESSING SUPPORT FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE'S EFFORTS TO STIMULATE THE STATE'S AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY, INCREASE AND DIVERSIFY AGRICULTURAL OUTPUT, AND PROMOTE FOOD SECURITY.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. NISHIHARA, Ige, Kahele, Taniguchi AGR, FIN
SCR136 SD1
University of Hawaii; College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources; Magoon Research and Teaching Facility
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO DESIGNATE THE MAGOON RESEARCH AND TEACHING FACILITY SITE FOR USE BY THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES.
(S ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to EDU. NISHIHARA, TANIGUCHI, Ige, Kahele AGL, EDU
SCR137 SD1 HD1
Aerospace Development; Partnership with Alaska
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF AEROSPACE DEVELOPMENT TO DEVELOP AND PROMOTE A PARTNERSHIP IN AEROSPACE WITH THE STATE OF ALASKA TO EXPAND AND DIVERSIFY BOTH STATES' ECONOMIES AND THE UNITED STATES SPACE PROGRAM.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. ESPERO, KIDANI, Baker, Fukunaga, Ryan, Wakai ERB
SCR138
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.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to PGM/JDL. ESPERO (Introduced by request of another party) PGM/JDL
SCR139 SD1
Supporting United States Military Presence in Hawaii
ENCOURAGING THE MILITARY STRATEGY OF FORWARD-BASING A VISIBLE MILITARY FORCE IN HAWAII AND URGING THE MILITARY AFFAIRS COUNCIL OF THE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF HAWAII TO CONTINUE WITH ITS WORK AS THE LIAISON FOR HAWAII IN MATTERS RELATING TO THE MILITARY'S PRESENCE IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/20/2012 - The committee(s) on PBM recommend(s) that the measure be deferred. ESPERO, Baker, Kidani, Ryan, Slom PBM
SCR140 SD1
HART; Ridership Levels Data
URGING THE HONOLULU AUTHORITY FOR RAPID TRANSPORTATION TO DETERMINE COST-EFFECTIVE AND REVENUE-GENERATING RIDERSHIP LEVELS FOR THE RAIL TRANSIT SYSTEM.
(H ) 4/25/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Oshiro excused (1). DELA CRUZ TRN, FIN
SCR141
Hawaii Fishing and Seafood Week
DECLARING THE FIRST WEEK OF OCTOBER AS HAWAII FISHING AND SEAFOOD WEEK.
(H ) 4/12/2012 - Referred to WLO, referral sheet 63 DELA CRUZ WLO
SCR142
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 ) 4/4/2012 - Referred to HUS, FIN, referral sheet 59 GREEN (Introduced by request of another party), Chun Oakland, Nishihara HUS, FIN
SCR143 SD1
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 RACE AND ETHNICITY DATA SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE STATE AND FEDERAL LAWS.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. GALUTERIA, TANIGUCHI, Kahele, Ryan FIN
SCR144
Waikiki Natatorium; Future Use; DLNR; Study; Task Force
REQUESTING THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY AND PROVIDE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE FUTURE OF THE WAIKIKI NATATORIUM SITE.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to WLH/EDT. GALUTERIA, Kahele, Ryan WLH/EDT
SCR145
Office of Planning; Coastal Zone Management; Chapter 205A, Hawaii Revised Statutes
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF PLANNING TO CONTINUE ITS PURSUIT OF FEDERAL FUNDING FOR THE COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM AND ADVOCATE FOR COMPLIANCE BY AGENCIES WITH THE REQUIREMENTS AND DUTIES OF CHAPTER 205A, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to WLH. GALUTERIA, Kahele, Ryan, Tokuda WLH
SCR146
Audit; State agencies
REQUESTING AN AUDIT OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENT EXPENDITURES RELATING TO MAINTENANCE CONTRACTS AND EXPENDITURES.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to PGM, WAM. DELA CRUZ (Introduced by request of another party) PGM, WAM
SCR147 SD2
Medicaid; QUEST; Basic Health Program; Department of Human Services
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO REEXAMINE THE BASIC HEALTH PROGRAM UNDER THE FEDERAL PATIENT PROTECTION AND AFFORDABLE CARE ACT ONCE FEDERAL RULES HAVE BEEN ISSUED AND TO CONSIDER AMENDING THE FEDERAL SECTION 1115 WAIVER GRANTED TO HAWAII TO RAISE THE MEDICAID INCOME ELIGIBILITY CEILING TO PROVIDE THE GREATEST HEALTH CARE COVERAGE TO SERVE THE NEEDS OF HAWAII'S PEOPLE.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HUS/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 66 GREEN HUS/HLT, FIN
SCR148
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.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to HTH, WAM. GREEN HTH, WAM
SCR149
Lobbyists; Disclosures; Task Force; Ethics Commission
REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE ETHICS COMMISSION TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW LOBBYIST DISCLOSURE LAWS AND LOBBYIST DISCLOSURE REPORTS AND RECOMMEND LEGISLATION TO ENSURE TRANSPARENCY AND PUBLIC DISCLOSURE OF LOBBYIST EXPENDITURES.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to JDL. IHARA, Shimabukuro JDL
SCR150
Voter Participation Task Force
REQUESTING THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR TO CONVENE A VOTER PARTICIPATION TASK FORCE ON VOTER REGISTRATION AND VOTER TURNOUT IN HAWAII.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to JDL. IHARA, Shimabukuro JDL
SCR151 SD1
Hawaiian Fishponds; DLNR; DOH; Office of Planning
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, AND OFFICE OF PLANNING TO STREAMLINE THE PERMITTING PROCESS FOR THE RESTORATION OF HAWAIIAN FISHPONDS.
(H ) 4/19/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on WLO/EEP with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Ching, Tokioka excused (2). GALUTERIA, Hee, Kidani, Ryan, Solomon HAW, WLO/EEP
SCR152
Warning Signs; Alcohol Consumption; Pregnant Women
URGING ALCOHOL RETAILERS AND LICENSED PREMISES UNDER CHAPTER 281, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, TO POST A SIGN IN OR ABOUT THE PREMISES WARNING WOMEN NOT TO DRINK ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES DURING PREGNANCY AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO CONTINUE ITS EFFORTS TO PROVIDE STATEWIDE TRAINING ON FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDER PREVENTION, IDENTIFICATION, AND INTERVENTIONS.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to HTH/PGM, WAM. CHUN OAKLAND, BAKER, KIDANI, RYAN, SHIMABUKURO, Galuteria, Wakai HTH/PGM, WAM
SCR153 SD1
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 ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to HUS/HLT, FIN, referral sheet 66 CHUN OAKLAND HUS/HLT, FIN
SCR154
Legislative Reference Bureau; Legislature Members; Term Limits
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF THE BENEFITS AND DRAWBACKS OF IMPLEMENTING TERM LIMITS FOR MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATURE.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to JDL, WAM. KIDANI (Introduced by request of another party) JDL, WAM
SCR155 SD2
Kahoolawe Island Reserve Commission; Liability and Property Damage Insurance
URGING THE KAHO‘OLAWE ISLAND RESERVE COMMISSION TO REQUIRE EACH STEWARDSHIP PROGRAM CONDUCTING ACTIVITIES ON THE KAHO‘OLAWE ISLAND RESERVE TO OBTAIN LIABILITY AND PROPERTY DAMAGE INSURANCE AND LIST THE STATE AS AN ADDITIONAL INSURED.
(H ) 4/23/2012 - Report adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Ching, Thielen, Ward voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Marumoto, Oshiro, Tokioka excused (3). KIDANI, Galuteria, Kahele, Ryan, Slom, Solomon HAW, FIN
SCR156 SD1
UH Hilo; Aviation Program; Exploratory Committee
URGING THE CREATION OF AN EXPLORATORY COMMITTEE TO CONSIDER THE ESTABLISHMENT OF AN INTERNATIONAL AVIATION TRAINING CENTER AT THE HILO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AND AN ADVANCED AVIATION DEGREE TRAINING PROGRAM AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT HILO.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. KAHELE, ESPERO, KIDANI, SHIMABUKURO, Dela Cruz, Nishihara, Wakai TRN
SCR157 SD1
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 ) 4/5/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 60 SOLOMON, Dela Cruz, Galuteria, Kahele WLO, FIN
SCR158 SD1
Geothermal Royalties; DLNR; DBEDT
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO PROVIDE GREATER TRANSPARENCY IN THE ALLOCATION OF GEOTHERMAL ROYALTIES SO THAT BENEFITS ACCRUE TO THE COMMUNITY IN WHICH THE GEOTHERMAL RESOURCES ARE LOCATED, AND TO TAKE VARIOUS ACTIONS TO FURTHER THE DEVELOPMENT OF GEOTHERMAL RESOURCES WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 66 SOLOMON, DELA CRUZ, GALUTERIA, KAHELE, KIDANI WLO, FIN
SCR159
Waikiki Natatorium Task Force
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE POSSIBILITY OF FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS FOR THE WAIKIKI NATATORIUM SITE.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to WLH/EDT. KIM WLH/EDT
SCR160
DCCA Audit
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO PERFORM A FINANCIAL AND PERFORMANCE AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to CPN, WAM. WAKAI CPN, WAM
SCR161
Access to Justice; Civil Legal Services; Paralegals; Adjunct
REQUESTING THE JUDICIARY TO ENSURE THAT THE ACCESS TO JUSTICE COMMISSION'S TASK FORCE ON ADJUNCT PROVIDERS OF LEGAL SERVICES INCLUDES AT LEAST AS MANY NON-LAWYERS AS LAWYERS AND REPRESENTATIVES OF CERTAIN GROUPS.
(S ) 4/12/2012 - The committee on JDL deferred the measure. GABBARD, CHUN OAKLAND, Baker, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Ige, Nishihara, Ryan JDL
SCR162 SD1
Climate Change; United Nations; Conference
URGING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO REQUEST THAT THE DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE OF GLOBAL CHANGE OF THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE PROPOSE TO THE CONFERENCE OF PARTIES FOR THE UNITED NATIONS FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE THAT THE UNITED STATES HOST THE 2015 UNITED NATIONS CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE IN HONOLULU, HAWAII.
(S ) 6/22/2012 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 06-19-12. GABBARD, CHUN OAKLAND, SHIMABUKURO, Baker, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Ige, Nishihara, Ryan, Taniguchi, Tokuda EEP/INT
SCR163
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.
(S ) 4/4/2012 - The committee on EDU deferred the measure. TOKUDA EDU
SCR164
Secure Forensic Facility; Health; Public Safety; Task Force
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP A PLAN FOR THE DESIGN, DEVELOPMENT, CONSTRUCTION, AND OPERATION OF A SECURE FORENSIC FACILITY.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to HTH/PGM, WAM. TOKUDA HTH/PGM, WAM
SCR165
Transportation; Traffic Study
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE REGIONAL TRAFFIC IMPACTS OF PROPOSED DEVELOPMENTS AND INCREASING TOURISM IN THE NORTH SHORE AND KOOLAULOA DISTRICTS.
(S ) 3/16/2012 - Referred to TIA/WLH/TSM. HEE TIA/WLH/TSM  HCR179
SCR166
Opihi; Resource Management; Department of Land and Natural Resources; Rules; Annual Reports
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ADOPT RULES TO REGULATE AND CONTROL OPIHI HARVESTING TO ALLOW OPIHI STOCKS TO NATURALLY REPLENISH THEMSELVES AND SUPPORT SUSTAINABLE HARVESTING AND TO ANNUALLY REPORT ON ITS EFFORTS TO REPLENISH OPIHI STOCKS, THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THESE EFFORTS, AND RECOMMENDATIONS AND PROPOSED LEGISLATION FOR IMPROVEMENT.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 66 HEE WLO, FIN
SCR167 SD2
Task Force to Examine Use of Overtime by State and County Employees
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE MANAGEMENT POLICIES REGARDING THE USE OF OVERTIME BY STATE AND COUNTY EMPLOYEES.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to LAB, FIN, referral sheet 66 HEE LAB, FIN
SCR168
Electric Vehicles; Parking and Charging Stations; Financing
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO DETERMINE FINANCING MECHANISMS TO ASSIST PRIVATE PARKING LOT OWNERS WITH THE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH PROVIDING PARKING STALLS AND CHARGING UNITS FOR ELECTRIC VEHICLES.
(S ) 3/30/2012 - The committee on ENE deferred the measure. KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party) EDT/ENE, WAM
SCR169
Invisible Children, Inc.; Joseph Kony
REQUESTING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO CONTINUE TO ENSURE THAT UNITED STATES ADVISORY FORCES REMAIN IN UGANDA UNTIL JOSEPH KONY IS REMOVED AND STABILITY IS BROUGHT TO THE COUNTRY.
(H ) 4/13/2012 - Referred to INT, referral sheet 64 ENGLISH, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, Espero, Fukunaga, Galuteria, Ige, Ihara, Kahele, Kouchi, Nishihara, Ryan, Taniguchi, Tokuda INT
SCR170 SD1
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, WITH A STRONG EMPHASIS ON RE-ENTRY, TRANSITION, AND SUPPORT FOR FAMILY PROGRAMS.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to PBM, FIN, referral sheet 66 ESPERO, Kidani, Slom PBM, FIN
SCR171 SD2
Agribusiness Development Corporation Infrastructure; Acquisition and Land Transfer
REQUESTING THE AGRIBUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO ACQUIRE LAND FOR IMPROVEMENTS TO ITS INFRASTRUCTURE NECESSARY TO ACHIEVE ITS MISSION.
(H ) 4/19/2012 - The committees on AGR recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) Tsuji, Hashem, Awana, Choy, Evans, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Marumoto, Riviere; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Brower, Tokioka. DELA CRUZ AGR, FIN
SCR172 SD1
Land Use Task Force; Urban Sprawl
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF PLANNING TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW ALL STATE AND COUNTY LAND USE PRACTICES AND DEVELOP RECOMMENDATIONS TO REDUCE URBAN SPRAWL, PROPERLY DEVELOP URBAN AREAS, AND REVISE COUNTY LAWS TO REFLECT STRATEGIC LAND USE PRACTICES FOR MAIN STREET REDEVELOPMENT THAT SUPPORT PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION.
(S ) 3/30/2012 - Report adopted, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM. DELA CRUZ WLH, WAM
SCR173 SD1
Office of Planning; Elevated Rapid Transit Route; Planning
URGING THE OFFICE OF PLANNING TO COORDINATE WITH ALL STATE AGENCIES THAT HOLD TITLE TO OR LEASES OF LAND ALONG THE TRANSIT ROUTE TO DEVELOP A COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR COMMUNITIES ALONG THE ROUTE.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to TRN/WLO, FIN, referral sheet 66 DELA CRUZ TRN/WLO, FIN
SCR174 SD1
Koreatown; Office of Planning; Counties
URGING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF KOREATOWN AND DEVELOPMENT OF A MASTER PLAN FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF A KOREATOWN.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to WLO/INT, referral sheet 66 DELA CRUZ WLO/INT
SCR175
PLDC; Reporting Requirements
REQUESTING THE PUBLIC LAND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO SUBMIT A SEMI-ANNUAL REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE AND THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE CORPORATION TO SUBMIT AN ANNUAL EVALUATION OF THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE CORPORATION TO THE LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 4/16/2012 - Referred to WLO, FIN, referral sheet 66 DELA CRUZ WLO, FIN
SCR176
S.B. No. 650, H.D. 1; Governor; Correction
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO RETURN SENATE BILL NO. 650, H.D. 1, TO THE SENATE TO RECONSIDER ACTION TAKEN.
(S ) 4/24/2012 - Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 654). TSUTSUI