Hawaii State Legislature
2012 Constitutional Amendment Bills that Passed in Final Form
Constitutional Amendment bills that passed the Legislature in final form.
   
Measure Text pdfMeasure StatusCurrent StatusIntroducer(s)Current ReferralCompanion
HB2594 HD2 SD1 CD1
Constitutional Amendment; Special Purpose Revenue Bonds; Dams and Reservoirs
PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE VII, SECTION 12, OF THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION TO ASSIST DAM AND RESERVOIR OWNERS.
Proposes a constitutional amendment to authorize the State to issue special purpose revenue bonds and use the proceeds from the bonds to assist dam and reservoir owners to make their facilities compliant with current safety standards. (HB2594 CD1)
(H ) 5/7/2012 - Transmitted to Governor. SAY (Introduced by request of another party) WLH/JDL, WAM  SB2856
SB650 HD1
Chief Justice; Supreme Court; Emeritus Judge; Constitutional Amendment
PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE VI, SECTION 3, OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII AUTHORIZING THE CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE STATE SUPREME COURT TO APPOINT RETIRED JUDGES TO SERVE AS EMERITUS JUDGES.
Proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court to appoint judges who have retired upon attaining the age of seventy years as emeritus judges, permitting the appointed judges to serve as temporary judges in courts no higher than the court level they reached prior to retirement and for terms not to exceed three months. (SB650 HD1)
(S ) 5/8/2012 - Enrolled to Governor. BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, SHIMABUKURO, TSUTSUI, Taniguchi JUD, FIN