Hawaii State Legislature
2008 Resolutions Adopted
House and Senate resolutions and concurrent resolutions that have been adopted.
   
Measure Text pdfMeasure StatusCurrent StatusIntroducer(s)Current ReferralCompanion
HCR1
Designates the recess days for the Regular Session of 2008.
RELATING TO RECESS DAYS FOR THE REGULAR SESSION OF 2008.
(H ) 1/17/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CALDWELL, FINNEGAN
HCR2
Requesting the Governor to Address the Legislature Assembled in Joint Session
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ADDRESS THE LEGISLATURE ASSEMBLED IN JOINT SESSION.
(H ) 1/17/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY, CHONG, CALDWELL, FINNEGAN
HCR16
Discrimination Against Women; Ratify Treaty
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO RATIFY THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON THE ELIMINATION OF ALL FORMS OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN.
(H ) 4/25/2008 - Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 718). MIZUNO, AWANA, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA, CARROLL, EVANS, GREEN, HANOHANO, LEE, SAGUM, TAKUMI, WAKAI TIA  hr16
HCR20 HD1
ARCH Operators; DHS; DOH
URGING THE DEPARTMENTS OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO PROVIDE ADULT RESIDENTIAL CARE HOME OPERATORS WITH THE SERVICES NECESSARY TO ASSIST THEM IN PROVIDING CARE FOR ADULTS.
(H ) 4/29/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, CABANILLA, CHANG, KARAMATSU, MAGAOAY, SONSON, Rhoads HTH/HSP  hr20
HCR21 HD1 SD1
Adult Residential Care Homes; Community Care Foster Family Homes; DOH and DHS Standardized Policy
URGING THE DEPARTMENTS OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO WORK TOGETHER TO DEVELOP A STANDARDIZED, WORKABLE POLICY TO PROTECT THE ELDERLY WITHOUT COMPROMISING RESIDENT CARE, AND THAT ENCOURAGES MORE PEOPLE TO BECOME ADULT RESIDENTIAL CARE HOME OR COMMUNITY CARE FOSTER FAMILY HOME OPERATORS.
(S ) 5/2/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 833). MIZUNO, AWANA, CABANILLA, CHANG, KARAMATSU, MAGAOAY, SONSON, Rhoads HTH/HSP  hr21
HCR25
Shaken Baby Syndrome; Prevention
URGING ALL HOSPITALS THAT PROVIDE MEDICAL CARE TO NEWBORNS TO PROVIDE PARENTS OF THE NEWBORN WITH WRITTEN EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION APPROVED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ABOUT THE DANGEROUS EFFECTS OF SHAKEN BABY SYNDROME AND THE METHODS OF PREVENTING SHAKEN BABY SYNDROME.
(H ) 4/29/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BELATTI, GREEN, THIELEN, Waters HTH/HSP  hr25
HCR33 HD1
Ovarian Cancer; Awareness of Common Symptoms
ACKNOWLEDGING THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER AS NATIONAL OVARIAN CANCER MONTH AND GYNECOLOGICAL CANCER AWARENESS MONTH.
(H ) 5/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, GREEN, HANOHANO HTH  hr33
HCR51
Study; cervical cancer immunization
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ASSESS THE ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF REQUIRING CERVICAL CANCER VACCINATIONS FOR GIRLS BEFORE THEY ENTER THE SEVENTH GRADE.
(H ) 4/29/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MARUMOTO, AWANA, BELATTI, BERG, BROWER, CABANILLA, CARROLL, EVANS, HANOHANO, HAR, LEE, LUKE, MEYER, MIZUNO, MORITA, PINE, RHOADS, SHIMABUKURO, THIELEN, YAMANE HTH  HR50SCR20
HCR53
Long-term Care; Waitlisted Patients
REQUESTING THE HEALTHCARE ASSOCIATION OF HAWAII TO CONTINUE ITS EFFORTS TO DEVELOP SOLUTIONS TO THE PROBLEM OF PATIENTS IN HOSPITALS WHO ARE WAITLISTED FOR LONG-TERM CARE.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. GREEN HTH/HSP  HR51
HCR61
AWARDING THE HAWAII MEDAL OF HONOR TO UNITED STATES MILITARY SERVICE MEMBERS WITH HAWAII CONNECTIONS KILLED IN ACTION WHILE SERVING IN DANGEROUS, VOLATILE, AND UNSTABLE AREAS OF THE WORLD, INCLUDING IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN.
AWARDING THE HAWAII MEDAL OF HONOR TO UNITED STATES MILITARY SERVICE MEMBERS WITH HAWAII CONNECTIONS KILLED IN ACTION WHILE SERVING IN DANGEROUS, VOLATILE, AND UNSTABLE AREAS OF THE WORLD, INCLUDING IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN.
(H ) 2/6/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY
HCR62 HD1 SD1
Medical Surveillance System; Mandatory Insurance Coverage
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO STUDY THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL IMPACT OF MANDATORY HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR USE OF MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE SYSTEMS.
(S ) 5/2/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 833). WATERS HTH/CPH, WAM
HCR71 HD2
Department of Education; School Bus Seat Belt Use
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO STUDY SCHOOL BUS SEAT BELT POLICIES AND COMPILE DATA RELATING TO SCHOOL BUS SAFETY AND TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE WITH RECOMMENDATIONS.
(H ) 4/25/2008 - Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 721). LEE, GREEN, Carroll, Chang, Ito, Karamatsu, Magaoay, Morita, Shimabukuro, Souki, Takamine, Takumi, Tsuji, Yamane, Yamashita EDU  HR62
HCR81 HD1
Scots; Heritage; Tartan Day in Hawaii
SUPPORTING THE DESIGNATION OF APRIL 6TH OF EVERY YEAR AS TARTAN DAY IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/21/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CALDWELL, EVANS, HERKES, MCKELVEY EDT
HCR93 HD1 SD1
Domestic Violence; Purple Ribbon and Purple Arm Band Campaign
ENCOURAGING PARTICIPATION IN THE STATEWIDE PURPLE RIBBON AND PURPLE ARM BAND CAMPAIGN AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
(S ) 4/24/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 798). MIZUNO, AWANA, BROWER, GREEN, HANOHANO, Belatti, Caldwell, Magaoay, Meyer, Waters HSP  HR75SCR63
HCR111 HD1 SD1
Public Housing Tenants; Transition into Permanent Housing
URGING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO SUPPORT LEGISLATIVE INCENTIVES FOR PUBLIC HOUSING TENANTS TO TRANSITION INTO PERMANENT HOUSING.
(S ) 4/16/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 742). AWANA, BROWER, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, SHIMABUKURO, SONSON, Rhoads HSP/IGM  HR93
HCR112
Public Land; Kanoelehua Industrial Park
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE COUNTY OF HAWAII TO PREPARE A COORDINATED, COMPREHENSIVE PLAN TO ADDRESS THE NEEDS AND CONCERNS OF THE LESSEES FACING EVICTION UPON THE EXPIRATION OF THE LEASES AT THE KANOELEHUA INDUSTRIAL PARK.
(H ) 4/25/2008 - Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 719). CHANG, AWANA, BROWER, EVANS, GREEN, HANOHANO, HERKES, ITO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, SAGUM, TSUJI, WAKAI, WATERS, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Belatti, Carroll, Takamine WTL  HR95
HCR114 SD1
Lualualei Naval Magazine; Emergency Shelters
REQUESTING THE CIVIL DEFENSE DIVISION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO DETERMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF ALLOWING THE FACILITIES AT LUALUALEI, WHICH ARE OWNED BY THE UNITED STATES NAVY, TO BE USED AS AN EMERGENCY SHELTER FOR CIVILIANS.
(S ) 4/22/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 763). AWANA, BROWER, EVANS, HANOHANO, MAGAOAY, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, Sagum, Shimabukuro, Tokioka IGM  HR97
HCR116 SD1
Hawaii Agricultural Information Center
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AGRICULTURAL DIAGNOSTIC SERVICE CENTER, IN CONSULTATION WITH OTHER PUBLIC AND PRIVATE ENTITIES, TO CONDUCT A SURVEY OF THE INFORMATION NEEDS OF HAWAII'S AGRICULTURAL INDUSTRY, AND ASSESS WHETHER THE HAWAII AGRICULTURE INFORMATION CENTER CAN MEET THOSE NEEDS.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 790). TSUJI, BROWER, CHANG, Chong, Herkes, Wakai, Yamane, Yamashita EDU/AHW  HR99
HCR117 SD1
Hanapepe Salt Ponds Resource Management Plan
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, LAND DIVISION, TO ASSEMBLE VARIOUS STATE, COUNTY, AND COMMUNITY AGENCIES TO MEET AND DEVELOP A HANAPEPE SALT POND RESOURCE MANAGEMENT PLAN.
(S ) 4/21/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 753). SAGUM, CHONG, MAGAOAY, MIZUNO, MORITA, TOKIOKA, Ito WTL
HCR125 HD1
Condominium Leasehold Expirations; Affordable Housing; Auditor
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO EXAMINE UPCOMING CONDOMINIUM LEASEHOLD EXPIRATIONS AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE AVAILABILITY OF REPLACEMENT AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING FOR HAWAII RESIDENTS.
(H ) 4/24/2008 - Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 709). BROWER, AWANA, BERTRAM, CABANILLA, CHING, FINNEGAN, GREEN, HANOHANO, ITO, KARAMATSU, LEE, LUKE, MAGAOAY, MANAHAN, MARUMOTO, MCKELVEY, MEYER, MIZUNO, MORITA, NISHIMOTO, B. OSHIRO, M. OSHIRO, SAGUM, SAY, SHIMABUKURO, TAKAI, THIELEN, TSUJI, WAKAI, WARD, YAMANE, Belatti, Berg, Carroll, Chang, Chong, Evans, Har, Herkes, Nakasone, Pine, Rhoads, Saiki, Sonson, Souki, Takamine, Takumi, Tokioka, Waters, Yamashita CPH  HR107
HCR126 HD1 SD1
Anger Management; BOE Programs
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO JOINTLY STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF INTEGRATING REHABILITATION PROGRAMS FOR STUDENTS WITH ANGER PROBLEMS.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 790). TAKAMINE, CHANG, EVANS, HERKES, TSUJI EDU/HTH  HR108
HCR138 HD2 SD1
Health; Telemedicine
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE'S TELEHEALTH RESEARCH INSTITUTE TO FORM A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW THE POTENTIAL EXPANSION OF THE CURRENT PRACTICES AND EQUIPMENT OF HAWAII'S TELEMEDICINE SYSTEM.
(S ) 5/1/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 822). EVANS HTH/EDU  HR119
HCR147 HD1 SD1
Smoke Detectors for Low-income Families in Hawaii
SUPPORTING THE INSTALLATION AND USE OF SMOKE DETECTORS IN EVERY HAWAII HOME BY 2010.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 790). EVANS, HAR, MCKELVEY, YAMANE IGM  HR126
HCR164
Requesting the Auditor to Study the Impact of Act 226, SLH 2007
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE IMPACT OF ACT 226, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2007, ON NURSE AIDES WHO ARE EMPLOYED IN STATE-CERTIFIED OR STATE-LICENSED HEALTH CARE SETTINGS TO PROVIDE A BASIS FOR THE LEGISLATURE TO DECIDE WHETHER TO AMEND ACT 226, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2007.
(H ) 5/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. LEE, GREEN, MIZUNO HTH/CPH, WAM
HCR194 SD1
U.S. Navy Clean Up Request; Waipahu Anti-Foliage Operations.
REQUESTING THE U.S. NAVY TO CLEAR THE COASTLINE OF LOWER WAIPAHU THAT IS UNDER ITS JURISDICTION FROM INVASIVE PLANT-LIFE AND EXCESSIVE FOLIAGE FOR SAFETY AND AESTHETIC PURPOSES.
(S ) 4/21/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 753). CABANILLA, SONSON, Belatti, Bertram, Brower, Finnegan, Green, Marumoto, McKelvey, Ward IGM  HR163
HCR208
Supporting Congressional Action; State Inspection of Plants
SUPPORTING CONGRESSIONAL ACTION TO EXEMPT THE STATE OF HAWAII FROM FEDERAL PREEMPTION PROHIBITING STATE INSPECTION OF PLANTS, PLANT PRODUCTS, AND OTHER BIOLOGICAL ORGANISMS.
(H ) 4/24/2008 - Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 710). TSUJI, AWANA, BROWER, CALDWELL, CHONG, HANOHANO, MORITA, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Ito, Wakai AHW/ENE  HR176
HCR226 SD1
Health Professional Shortage Areas; John A. Burns School of Medicine
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII'S JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE TO CONDUCT A SURVEY OF CURRENT AND PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS TO EXAMINE AND DEVELOP A PLAN TO ADDRESS RURAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL SHORTAGE AREAS IN THE STATE.
(S ) 4/24/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 798). GREEN, CHANG, MIZUNO, TAKAMINE EDU/HTH  HR193
HCR230 HD1
Hawaii Labor History Week
RECOGNIZING THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 1 – SEPTEMBER 7 AS HAWAII LABOR HISTORY WEEK.
(H ) 5/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CALDWELL, HERKES, LEE, MORITA, NISHIMOTO, SONSON, TAKUMI, YAMANE, Nakasone, Souki, Takamine, Yamashita JDL
HCR231 HD1
Constitutional Convention; LRB Study
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO STUDY THE COST OF CONVENING A CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION.
(H ) 5/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CALDWELL, AWANA, BROWER, CHONG, GREEN, ITO, KARAMATSU, MAGAOAY, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, B. OSHIRO, M. OSHIRO, SONSON, TOKIOKA, YAMANE, Evans, Har, Herkes, Lee, Morita, Shimabukuro, Souki, Tsuji, Yamashita JDL
HCR235 HD1
Alternate Energy; Tax Incentives
SUPPORTING FEDERAL TAX INCENTIVES TO ENCOURAGE THE USE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES.
(H ) 4/24/2008 - Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 711). BERTRAM ENE/IGM  HR198
HCR240 HD1
Designates the month of September as "Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month" in Hawaii.
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO DESIGNATE THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER AS "BRAIN ANEURYSM AWARENESS MONTH".
(H ) 4/29/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, BROWER, GREEN, MANAHAN HTH  HR203
HCR245 HD1 SD1
Aloha Tower Development Corporation; Audit
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT AN AUDIT OF THE ALOHA TOWER DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, PARTICULARLY WITH REGARD TO ITS LAWSUITS RELATING TO ITS DEVELOPMENT CONTRACTS, PROJECTS, AND PROCUREMENT PRACTICES, AND THE JUSTIFICATION FOR ITS EXISTENCE.
(S ) 4/24/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 798). YAMANE TSG  HR207
HCR258
Vegetation overgrowth; Kahala Beach; plan and coordination
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF STATE PLANNING TO COORDINATE THE CITY AND STATE AGENCIES IN ADDRESSING THE OVERGROWTH OF VEGETATION ON KAHALA BEACH.
(H ) 4/25/2008 - Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 720). MARUMOTO WTL
HCR260 HD1
Agricultural Revitalization; Correctional Facility Inmates; Study
REQUESTING THE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY, AND NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT HILO, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND HAWAII COMMUNITY COLLEGE, TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE PROGRAMS DEVELOPED BY THE KULANI CORRECTIONAL FACILITY THAT WOULD AID IN THE REVITALIZATION OF STATE AGRICULTURE.
(H ) 4/23/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. TSUJI, BROWER, CHANG, CHONG, EVANS, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Takamine EDU/AHW/PBS  HR221
HCR265
DOE; Kapaa Public Library; Relocation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO EXPLORE THE FEASIBILITY OF AND TO DEVELOP A PLAN THEREFOR RELOCATING THE KAPAA PUBLIC LIBRARY.
(H ) 4/18/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MORITA, Sagum, Tokioka EDU  HR225SCR167
HCR276 HD1
University of Hawaii School of Social Work; Myron Pinky Thompson
REQUESTING THAT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK DEDICATE ITS SCHOOL IN HONOR OF MYRON "PINKY" THOMPSON, BY CHANGING ITS NAME TO THE "MYRON THOMPSON SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK".
(H ) 4/18/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. LEE, CHANG, HANOHANO, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, B. OSHIRO, Brower, Carroll, Har, Karamatsu, Souki EDU/HSP  HR234
HCR277 HD2
Center for Nursing; Supply
REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE CENTER FOR NURSING TO ENCOURAGE PARTIES TO WORK TOGETHER FOR THE COMMON GOAL OF INCREASING THE SUPPLY OF WELL-EDUCATED AND DEDICATED NURSES.
(H ) 4/29/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. LEE, BROWER, CHANG, HANOHANO, HAR, KARAMATSU, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, B. OSHIRO, TOKIOKA, Carroll, Saiki, Souki HTH/EDU  HR235
HCR294
Cancer Research Center
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AND SUPPORTING COMMUNITY MEMBERS TO MOVE EXPEDITIOUSLY TO IMPLEMENT PLANS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE CANCER RESEARCH CENTER OF HAWAII AT KAKAAKO.
(H ) 4/17/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY, CHANG EDU/HTH  HR245
HCR312 SD1
High Technology Development Corporation; Land Lease
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO EXTEND ITS LAND LEASE WITH THE HIGH TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO CONTINUE TO OPERATE THE MANOA INNOVATION CENTER.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 790). CHANG, HANOHANO, HERKES, KARAMATSU, MIZUNO, B. OSHIRO, TAKAI, TSUJI, WAKAI, Berg, Bertram, Cabanilla, Carroll, Evans, Har, Ito, Lee, Nishimoto, Shimabukuro, Takamine, Takumi EDU/EDT  HR260
HCR314
University Of Hawaii; Graduate School Loan Program
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO ESTABLISH AND ADMINISTER A REHABILITATIVE AND RELATED SERVICES GRADUATE SCHOOL LOAN PROGRAM WITHIN ITS CENTER ON DISABILITY STUDIES.
(H ) 4/23/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHANG, HANOHANO, HERKES, ITO, KARAMATSU, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, B. OSHIRO, TAKAI, TSUJI, Berg, Bertram, Cabanilla, Carroll, Evans, Har, Lee, Shimabukuro, Takamine, Takumi, Wakai EDU/HSP  SCR149
HCR326 HD2
Task Force; Cacao
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO DEVISE A PLAN WITHIN ONE YEAR TO TIMELY EXPEDITE THE INTRODUCTION AND DELIVERY OF HAWAIIAN CACAO TO THE MARKETPLACE.
(H ) 4/24/2008 - Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 712). CHING, TSUJI AHW  HR270
HCR345
Televised Meetings; Office of Hawaiian Affairs
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS TO TELEVISE THE GENERAL MEETINGS OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS.
(H ) 4/24/2008 - Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 713). ITO, AWANA, HANOHANO, KARAMATSU, MORITA, SAGUM, TOKIOKA, WATERS, Chong AHW  HR286
HCR347 SD1
DLNR; Rules; Ornamental Reef Fishery Industry
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO PROCEED EXPEDITIOUSLY WITH THE ADOPTION OF RULES TO REGULATE THE ORNAMENTAL REEF FISHERY INDUSTRY IN SOUTH MAUI AND KANEOHE BAY.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Received notice of House Agreement and Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 790). ITO, BERTRAM, CARROLL, MCKELVEY, YAMANE, YAMASHITA WTL  HR288
HCR357 HD1
Agricultural Processing Facility; Study
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF CONSTRUCTING A MULTIPURPOSE, MULTI-USER PROCESSING FACILITY ON THE LAND IN THE EWA, CENTRAL OAHU AREA BEING OFFERED TO THE HAWAII AGRICULTURE RESEARCH CENTER, FOR THE PRODUCTION OF VALUE-ADDED PRODUCTS THAT MAKE USE OF LOCALLY-GROWN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS.
(H ) 4/24/2008 - Returned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 714). YAMASHITA, BROWER, CHANG, HANOHANO, MANAHAN, TSUJI, YAMANE, Souki EDU/AHW  HR294
HCR358 HD1
Public, Education, and Government Access Organizations; State Procurement Code
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO SOLICIT PUBLIC INPUT AND EXAMINE METHODS OTHER THAN THE PUBLIC PROCUREMENT CODE PROCESS TO OVERSEE PUBLIC, EDUCATION, AND GOVERNMENT ACCESS ORGANIZATIONS' EXPENDITURES AND ENSURE PROPER CHECKS AND BALANCES.
(H ) 5/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMASHITA TSG
HR1
Electing the Vice-Speaker of the House of Representatives
ELECTING THE VICE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-FOURTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/17/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CALDWELL, FINNEGAN
HR2
Recognizing the Caucus Leaders and Committee Members of the House of Representatives
RELATING TO THE CAUCUS LEADERS AND THE COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-FOURTH LEGISLATURE.
(H ) 1/17/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CALDWELL, FINNEGAN
HR3
Amends House Rules to add Select Committee on Standards of Conduct.
AMENDING THE RULES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE TWENTY-FOURTH LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII AND ADOPTING OPERATING PROCEDURES FOR THE HOUSE SELECT COMMITTEE ON STANDARDS OF CONDUCT.
(S ) 7/9/2008 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 836). CALDWELL, B. OSHIRO, FINNEGAN
HR7 HD1
Designates March 13 as "World Kidney Day" and the Month of March as Kidney Awareness Month in Hawaii.
A RESOLUTION TO COMMEMORATE MARCH 13 AS WORLD KIDNEY DAY AND THE MONTH OF MARCH AS KIDNEY AWARENESS MONTH IN THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/24/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, Awana, Sonson HLT  hcr6
HR12
Men's Health Week
RECOGNIZING THE SECOND WEEK OF JUNE AS MEN'S HEALTH WEEK.
(H ) 3/6/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO HLT  HCR11
HR16
Discrimination Against Women; Ratify Treaty
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO RATIFY THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON THE ELIMINATION OF ALL FORMS OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN.
(H ) 3/18/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, BELATTI, BROWER, CABANILLA, CARROLL, EVANS, GREEN, HANOHANO, LEE, SAGUM, TAKUMI, WAKAI HSH/INT  hcr16
HR19
Filipino World War II Veterans; Family Reunification
URGING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO ENACT LEGISLATION TO EXEMPT CHILDREN OF FILIPINO WORLD WAR II VETERANS FROM IMMIGRANT VISA LIMITS.
(H ) 3/27/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, CHANG, GREEN, KARAMATSU, MAGAOAY, RHOADS, SONSON, Cabanilla INT, PSM  HCR19
HR20 HD1
ARCH Operators; DHS; DOH
URGING THE DEPARTMENTS OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO PROVIDE ADULT RESIDENTIAL CARE HOME OPERATORS WITH THE SERVICES NECESSARY TO ASSIST THEM IN PROVIDING CARE FOR ADULTS.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, CABANILLA, CHANG, KARAMATSU, SONSON, Magaoay, Rhoads HSH/HLT, FIN  hcr20
HR21 HD1
Adult Residential Care Homes; Community Care Foster Family Homes; DOH and DHS Standardized Policy
URGING THE DEPARTMENTS OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO WORK TOGETHER TO DEVELOP A STANDARDIZED, WORKABLE POLICY TO PROTECT THE ELDERLY WITHOUT COMPROMISING RESIDENT CARE, AND THAT ENCOURAGES MORE PEOPLE TO BECOME ADULT RESIDENTIAL CARE HOME OR COMMUNITY CARE FOSTER FAMILY HOME OPERATORS.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, CABANILLA, CHANG, KARAMATSU, SONSON, Rhoads HSH/HLT, FIN  hcr21
HR22 HD1
Filipino Veterans
RECOGNIZING THE COURAGEOUS CONTRIBUTIONS AND SERVICE OF THE FILIPINO VETERANS OF WORLD WAR II.
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, MAGAOAY INT, PSM  HCR22
HR25
Shaken Baby Syndrome; Prevention
URGING ALL HOSPITALS THAT PROVIDE MEDICAL CARE TO NEWBORNS TO PROVIDE PARENTS OF THE NEWBORN WITH WRITTEN EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION APPROVED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ABOUT THE DANGEROUS EFFECTS OF SHAKEN BABY SYNDROME AND THE METHODS OF PREVENTING SHAKEN BABY SYNDROME.
(H ) 3/6/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, BELATTI, GREEN, HAR, MARUMOTO, MEYER HLT  hcr25
HR28
Kalihi Street; City and County of Honolulu Feasibility Study
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY TO ADDRESS MAJOR CONCERNS ALONG KALIHI STREET.
(H ) 3/27/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO TRN  HCR28
HR33 HD1
Ovarian Cancer; Awareness of Common Symptoms
ACKNOWLEDGING THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER AS NATIONAL OVARIAN CANCER MONTH AND GYNECOLOGICAL CANCER AWARENESS MONTH.
(H ) 3/6/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, HANOHANO HLT  HCR33
HR39 HD2
Northern Uganda; Lord's Resistance Army; Human Rights
CONDEMNING THE HUMAN RIGHTS ATROCITIES AND VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN IN NORTHERN UGANDA AND URGING CONGRESS TO LEAD THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY IN EFFORTS TO PROTECT THE CHILDREN OF UGANDA.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, BELATTI, BROWER, GREEN, LEE, MAGAOAY, MARUMOTO, WARD INT, JUD  HCR39
HR50
Study; cervical cancer immunization
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ASSESS THE ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF REQUIRING CERVICAL CANCER VACCINATIONS FOR GIRLS BEFORE THEY ENTER THE SEVENTH GRADE.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MARUMOTO, AWANA, BELATTI, BERG, BROWER, CABANILLA, CARROLL, HANOHANO, LUKE, MEYER, MORITA, PINE, RHOADS, SHIMABUKURO, THIELEN, YAMANE HLT, FIN  HCR51SR14
HR51
Long-term Care; Waitlisted Patients
REQUESTING THE HEALTHCARE ASSOCIATION OF HAWAII TO CONTINUE ITS EFFORTS TO DEVELOP SOLUTIONS TO THE PROBLEM OF PATIENTS IN HOSPITALS WHO ARE WAITLISTED FOR LONG-TERM CARE.
(H ) 3/6/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. GREEN HLT/HSH  HCR53
HR53
Greenhouse Gas Reduction
URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO AGREE TO AN ECONOMY-WIDE REDUCTION IN ITS GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS AND TO COMMIT THE UNITED STATES TO A BINDING INTERNATIONAL TREATY THAT WOULD RESULT IN A SIGNIFICANT AND RAPID GLOBAL REDUCTION IN ATMOSPHERIC GREENHOUSE GAS CONCENTRATION.
(H ) 1/30/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MORITA, AWANA, BELATTI, BERG, BERTRAM, BROWER, CABANILLA, CALDWELL, CARROLL, CHING, CHONG, GREEN, HANOHANO, HAR, ITO, KARAMATSU, LEE, LUKE, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, M. OSHIRO, B. OSHIRO, PINE, RHOADS, SAIKI, SAY, SHIMABUKURO, SONSON, SOUKI, TAKAI, TAKUMI, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, WAKAI, WATERS, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Chang, Evans, Finnegan, Magaoay, Nakasone, Sagum, Takamine, Thielen
HR54

CONGRATULATING THE WAIPAHU INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL 2007 JUNIOR ENGINEERING EXPO WINNERS.
(H ) 2/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. SONSON, AWANA, BELATTI, KARAMATSU, MAGAOAY, MANAHAN, SAGUM, YAMANE, Wakai
HR57
Surplus Lines Insurance; Interstate Compact
SUPPORT OF SURPLUS LINES INSURANCE MULTI-STATE COMPLIANCE COMPACT.
(H ) 3/24/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. HERKES CPC  HCR66
HR59 HD1
Public Land; Ke‘ehi Community Resource Center
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ASSIST THE PACIFIC GATEWAY CENTER IN FINDING AN APPROPRIATE LOCATION TO LEASE FOR THE PURPOSE OF DEVELOPING THE KE'EHI COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTER.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MANAHAN, SAY WLH, FIN  HCR68
HR60 HD1
State Courts; Judges; Retirement Age
ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW THE RETIREMENT AGE FOR STATE COURT JUSTICES AND JUDGES; THE TERM LIMITS OF STATE COURT JUSTICES AND JUDGES; THE POSSIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A SENIOR JUDGE SYSTEM FOR STATE COURT JUSTICES AND JUDGES; JUDICIAL ACCOUNTABILITY AND FITNESS IN THE STATE OF HAWAII; AND RELATED MATTERS.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY (BR) JUD  HCR69
HR61

RECOGNIZING AND CONGRATULATING MARYKNOLL SCHOOL FOR ITS OUTSTANDING WORK AND SERVICE TO THE STATE OF HAWAII ON ITS 80TH ANNIVERSARY.
(H ) 2/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. BELATTI, AWANA, BERG, BERTRAM, BROWER, CALDWELL, CARROLL, CHANG, EVANS, GREEN, HERKES, ITO, KARAMATSU, LUKE, MAGAOAY, MIZUNO, MORITA, NISHIMOTO, M. OSHIRO, PINE, RHOADS, SAIKI, SHIMABUKURO, SONSON, TAKUMI, TSUJI, WARD, WATERS, YAMANE, Ching, Lee, Nakasone, Souki, Takamine, Yamashita
HR62 HD2
Department of Education; School Bus Seat Belt Use
REQUESTING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO STUDY SCHOOL BUS SEAT BELT POLICIES AND COMPILE DATA RELATING TO SCHOOL BUS SAFETY AND TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE WITH RECOMMENDATIONS.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. LEE, GREEN, Carroll, Chang, Ito, Karamatsu, Magaoay, Morita, Shimabukuro, Souki, Takamine, Takumi, Tsuji, Yamane EDN, FIN  HCR71
HR63

RECOGNIZING AND COMMENDING BERT A. KOBAYASHI FOR HIS LEADERSHIP AND INVALUABLE CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY AND THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 2/12/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. ITO
HR64
Recognizing the Value of Home Health Care in our Community
RECOGNIZING THE VALUE OF HOME HEALTH CARE IN OUR COMMUNITY.
(H ) 2/13/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. LEE, CARROLL, CHANG, EVANS, GREEN, KARAMATSU, MAGAOAY, NISHIMOTO, M. OSHIRO, SHIMABUKURO, YAMANE, Har, Herkes, Ito, Morita, Souki, Takamine, Takumi, Tsuji, Yamashita
HR67 HD1
State Payroll; Efficiency Study
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES STUDY AND EVALUATE ALTERNATIVE METHODS OF UPGRADING THE STATE’S PAYROLL AND PERSONNEL SYSTEMS.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. HANOHANO (BR) LAB, FIN  HCR83
HR71
Children Born to Military During Foreign Deployment; Immigration
STRONGLY URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO ENACT LEGISLATION TO CONFER PRIORITY STATUS TO CHILDREN BORN TO DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE PERSONNEL AND FOREIGN WOMEN DURING AND UP TO NINE MONTHS AFTER DEPLOYMENT IN ORDER TO FACILITATE AND EXPEDITE THE IMMIGRATION OF THESE CHILDREN AND WOMEN TO THE UNITED STATES.
(H ) 3/27/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI PSM  HCR87
HR73
Kalihi Streets; City and County of Honolulu Feasibility Study
REQUESTING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR THE REPAIR AND REPAVING OF SIDE STREETS ALONG KALIHI STREET.
(H ) 3/27/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, BROWER, HANOHANO TRN  HCR91
HR75 HD1
Domestic Violence; Black Ribbon and Black Arm Band Campaign
ENCOURAGING PARTICIPATION IN THE STATEWIDE BLACK RIBBON AND BLACK ARM BAND CAMPAIGN AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
(H ) 4/4/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, BROWER, GREEN, HANOHANO, Belatti, Caldwell, Magaoay, Meyer, Waters HSH  HCR93
HR83
Equity in Athletics and Education; Congresswoman Patsy Takemoto Mink
RECOGNIZING PATSY TAKEMOTO MINK FOR CHAMPIONING THE CAUSE OF EQUITY IN ATHLETICS AND EDUCATION ON BEHALF OF ALL WOMEN IN THE UNITED STATES.
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO HED  hcr101
HR85
State-Province Affiliation; Negros Oriental Province
APPROVING AND AUTHORIZING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A STATE-PROVINCE AFFILIATION BETWEEN THE STATE OF HAWAII OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND THE PROVINCE OF NEGROS ORIENTAL OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, BROWER, CABANILLA, MEYER INT, EDB  hcr103
HR86
Korea; Visa Waiver Program
URGING THE PRESIDENT, THE SECRETARY OF STATE, AND THE SECRETARY OF HOMELAND SECURITY TO INCLUDE THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA IN THE VISA WAIVER PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/15/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA INT  HCR104
HR88 HD1
Smoking; State Correctional Facilities
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY AND DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO DEVELOP A PLAN FOR A COMPLETE BAN ON SMOKING IN ALL STATE CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES BY 2011.
(H ) 3/27/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. BROWER, CABANILLA, CALDWELL, HANOHANO, HERKES, LEE, MIZUNO, RHOADS, SHIMABUKURO, WAKAI, Chong, Ito, Karamatsu, Magaoay, Tsuji PSM  HCR106
HR91
Filipino veteran benefits
REQUESTING CONGRESS AND THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO ENACT THE FILIPINO AMERICAN VETERANS EQUITY ACT OF 2007, OR SIMILAR LEGISLATION PROVIDING VETERANS BENEFITS TO FILIPINO VETERANS WHO SERVED OUR NATION IN WORLD WAR II.
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, HANOHANO, MAGAOAY, Sagum, Tokioka INT  HCR109
HR93 HD1
Public Housing Tenants; Transition into Permanent Housing
URGING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO SUPPORT LEGISLATION SUPPORTING INCENTIVES FOR PUBLIC HOUSING TENANTS TO TRANSITION INTO PERMANENT HOUSING.
(H ) 3/18/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, BROWER, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, SHIMABUKURO, SONSON, Rhoads HSH  HCR111
HR94
Congratulating First Hawaiian Bank on its 150th anniversary in Hawaii.
CONGRATULATING FIRST HAWAIIAN BANK ON THE CELEBRATORY OCCASION OF ITS 150TH ANNIVERSARY IN HAWAII.
(H ) 2/28/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. KARAMATSU, AWANA, BELATTI, CABANILLA, CALDWELL, CHING, CHONG, EVANS, FINNEGAN, HANOHANO, HERKES, ITO, LEE, MAGAOAY, MANAHAN, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, MORITA, NAKASONE, NISHIMOTO, B. OSHIRO, PINE, SAY, SHIMABUKURO, SOUKI, TAKAI, TAKUMI, THIELEN, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, WATERS, YAMASHITA
HR95
Public Land; Kanoelehua Industrial Park
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE COUNTY OF HAWAII TO PREPARE A COORDINATED, COMPREHENSIVE PLAN TO ADDRESS THE NEEDS AND CONCERNS OF THE LESSEES FACING EVICTION UPON THE EXPIRATION OF THE LEASES AT THE KANOELEHUA INDUSTRIAL PARK.
(H ) 3/31/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHANG, AWANA, BROWER, EVANS, GREEN, HANOHANO, HERKES, ITO, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, SAGUM, TSUJI, WAKAI, WATERS, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Belatti, Carroll, Takamine WLH  HCR112
HR96 HD2
Islands of Polynesia; Relationship
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE STATE OF HAWAII AND THE ISLANDS OF POLYNESIA.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, CARROLL, HANOHANO, MEYER, MIZUNO, RHOADS, SAGUM, SHIMABUKURO, WARD INT, TAC  HCR113
HR97
Lualualei Naval Magazine; Emergency Shelters
REQUESTING THE CIVIL DEFENSE DIVISION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO DETERMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF ALLOWING THE FACILITIES AT LUALUALEI, WHICH ARE OWNED BY THE UNITED STATES NAVY, TO BE USED AS AN EMERGENCY SHELTER FOR CIVILIANS.
(H ) 3/27/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, BROWER, EVANS, HANOHANO, MAGAOAY, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, SAGUM, Tokioka, Shimabukuro PSM  HCR114
HR98
Requesting the department of design and construction of the city and county of honolulu to conduct a study on the repairing and repaving of surface streets along farrington highway in leeward oahu.
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE REPAIRING AND REPAVING OF SURFACE STREETS ALONG FARRINGTON HIGHWAY IN LEEWARD OAHU.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, HANOHANO, MIZUNO, SHIMABUKURO, Evans, Sagum TRN, FIN  HCR115
HR99
Hawaii Agricultural Information Center
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AGRICULTURAL DIAGNOSTIC SERVICE CENTER, IN CONSULTATION WITH OTHER PUBLIC AND PRIVATE ENTITIES, TO CARRY OUT A SURVEY OF INFORMATION NEEDS OF HAWAII'S AGRICULTURAL INDUSTRY, AND ASSESS WHETHER THE HAWAII AGRICULTURAL INFORMATION CENTER CAN MEET THE INFORMATION NEEDS OF HAWAII'S AGRICULTURAL INDUSTRY.
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. TSUJI, CHANG, Brower, Chong, Herkes, Wakai, Yamane, Yamashita AGR, HED  HCR116
HR101
University of Hawaii; Public Health
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO BEGIN REBUILDING THE SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH BY 2012.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. LEE, AWANA, CHANG, EVANS, ITO, MAGAOAY, MIZUNO, SHIMABUKURO, Brower, Carroll, Chong, Herkes, Takamine, Tsuji HED, FIN  HCR119
HR102 HD1
Universal Design Principles; Real Estate Marketing.
RECOMMENDING THAT REALTORS PROMOTE THE PRINCIPLES OF UNIVERSAL DESIGN.
(H ) 3/24/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. LEE, BROWER, Awana, Chang, Herkes, Ito, Karamatsu, Magaoay, Shimabukuro, Takamine, Tsuji CPC  HCR120
HR103
Universal Design Principles; Real Estate Development.
ENCOURAGING REAL ESTATE DEVELOPERS, DESIGNERS, AND ARCHITECTS IN HAWAII TO INCORPORATE UNIVERSAL DESIGN PRINCIPLES INTO THE DESIGN OF THEIR REAL ESTATE PROJECTS.
(H ) 4/4/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. LEE, BROWER, Awana, Chang, Herkes, Ito, Karamatsu, Magaoay, Shimabukuro, Takamine CPC  HCR121
HR106 HD1
Construction
REQUESTING A STUDY ON CONSTRUCTION.
(H ) 4/2/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. SONSON LAB  HCR124
HR108 HD1
Anger Management; BOE Programs (HD1)
URGING THE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH AN INTEGRATING REHABILITATION PROGRAMS FOR STUDENTS WITH ANGER PROBLEMS.
(H ) 3/27/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKAMINE, CHANG, EVANS, HERKES, TSUJI EDN  HCR126
HR110 HD1
COFA; Assistance; Support
SUPPORTING ASSISTANCE FOR PERSONS PRESENT IN THE UNITED STATES UNDER THE COMPACTS OF FREE ASSOCIATION.
(H ) 3/31/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. WAKAI, BROWER, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, WARD, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Chong INT/HSH  HCR128
HR112 HD1
Compact of Free Association; UH Enrollment Caps
RESPECTFULLY REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII BOARD OF REGENTS TO REMOVE ENROLLMENT CAP RESTRICTIONS ON STUDENT APPLICANTS FROM NATIONS THAT ENTERED INTO A COMPACT OF FREE ASSOCIATION WITH THE UNITED STATES.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA INT, HED  HCR130
HR117 HD1
Resource Conservation; Inmate Conservation Corps Pilot Program
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO ESTABLISH A STATEWIDE INMATE CONSERVATION CORPS PILOT PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS PSM/WLH, FIN  HCR136
HR118
Maintenance of the Korean and Vietnam Memorial
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO MAINTAIN AND CLEAN THE KOREAN AND VIETNAM MEMORIAL ON THE GROUNDS OF THE HAWAII STATE CAPITOL.
(H ) 4/4/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS PSM  HCR137
HR119 HD2
Health; Telemedicine
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE'S TELEHEALTH RESEARCH INSTITUTE TO FORM A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW THE POTENTIAL EXPANSION OF THE CURRENT PRACTICES AND EQUIPMENT OF HAWAII'S TELEMEDICINE SYSTEM.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS HLT, FIN  HCR138
HR126 HD1
Smoke Detectors for Low-income Families in Hawaii
SUPPORTING THE INSTALLATION AND USE OF SMOKE DETECTORS IN EVERY HAWAII HOME BY 2010.
(H ) 3/28/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS, HAR, MCKELVEY, YAMANE PSM  HCR147
HR131 HD1
Nonresident Student Enrollment; Campus Ceilings
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII BOARD OF REGENTS TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY AND BENEFITS OF ALLOWING THE CAMPUS CEILING FOR NONRESIDENT ENROLLMENTS TO BE SET ON A CAMPUS-BY-CAMPUS BASIS, OR ALTERNATIVELY, OF LIFTING THE CEILINGS.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHANG, BERTRAM, KARAMATSU, MAGAOAY, SHIMABUKURO, TSUJI, Berg, Nishimoto, Takamine, Wakai HED, FIN  HCR158
HR133
Women; Equal Pay
RECOGNIZING THE FOURTH TUESDAY IN APRIL AS EQUAL PAY DAY IN HAWAII, AND URGING CONGRESS TO SUPPORT LEGISLATION TO PROVIDE MORE EFFECTIVE REMEDIES FOR VICTIMS OF WAGE DISCRIMINATION BASED ON GENDER.
(H ) 3/25/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, EVANS, HAR, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, SONSON, TAKUMI, Souki, Takamine LAB  HCR160
HR137
Year of the Paniolo
RECOGNIZING 2008 AS THE YEAR OF THE PANIOLO.
(H ) 3/7/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS, AWANA, BERG, BERTRAM, BROWER, CARROLL, CHING, HANOHANO, HERKES, ITO, KARAMATSU, LUKE, MAGAOAY, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, MEYER, MIZUNO, MORITA, NISHIMOTO, PINE, RHOADS, SAGUM, TAKUMI, TSUJI, WAKAI, WATERS, YAMASHITA, Chang, Har, Lee, Marumoto, M. Oshiro, Saiki, Sonson, Souki, Takamine, Ward
HR138
Junior Achievement of Hawaii, Inc. and the Hawaii Business Hall of Fame inductees; honoring
HONORING JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF HAWAII, INC. AND THE 2008 HAWAII BUSINESS HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES.
(H ) 3/7/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MARUMOTO, BELATTI, BROWER, FINNEGAN, GREEN, HERKES, KARAMATSU, MAGAOAY, MANAHAN, SHIMABUKURO, THIELEN, YAMASHITA, Ito
HR140
Kapolei Court Complex; Fourth Judicial Circuit; Establishment
REQUESTING A STUDY OF THE CREATION OF A FOURTH CIRCUIT COURT TO BE LOCATED AT THE KAPOLEI COURT COMPLEX.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. HAR, AWANA, KARAMATSU, MAGAOAY, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, B. OSHIRO, SHIMABUKURO, WATERS, YAMANE, Chang, Chong, Ito, Lee, M. Oshiro, Rhoads JUD  HCR166
HR142
Urging the NCAA to implement a playoff system to determine a national champion in the football bowl subdivision of collegiate football.
URGING THE NATIONAL COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION TO IMPLEMENT A PLAYOFF SYSTEM TO DETERMINE A NATIONAL CHAMPION IN THE FOOTBALL BOWL SUBDIVISION OF COLLEGIATE FOOTBALL.
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKAI, AWANA, BROWER, CHING, GREEN, KARAMATSU, MARUMOTO, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, THIELEN, WAKAI, WATERS, Chang, Evans, Hanohano, Herkes, Souki, Takamine, Tsuji, Ward, Yamashita HED  HCR169
HR143
Malia Caldwell and Malia Fyffe of Kealakehe High School
COMMENDING MALIA CALDWELL AND MALIA FYFFE FOR THEIR CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE CITIZENSHIP PROGRAMS OF KEALAKEHE HIGH SCHOOL AND FOR WINNING THE ANNENBERG FOUNDATION TRIP TO THE UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT.
(H ) 3/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. GREEN
HR144
SEAL-Naval Special Warfare Foundation-Hawaii; SEAL Delivery Vehicle Team One
HONORING SEAL DELIVERY VEHICLE TEAM ONE AND SEAL-NAVAL SPECIAL WARFARE FOUNDATION-HAWAII AND ITS FOUNDING BOARD MEMBERS FOR THEIR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS, ACCOMPLISHMENTS, AND SERVICE TO OUR STATE AND NATION.
(H ) 3/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, BROWER, KARAMATSU, MAGAOAY, Souki
HR154
Amerasians; Citizenship
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF "AMERASIANS" IN THE AMERASIAN IMMIGRATION ACT OF 1982.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA, AWANA, BROWER, PINE, SONSON, Evans, Hanohano, Lee, Luke, Souki INT  HCR181
HR157
Smoking Cessation Benefit
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF IMPLEMENTING A SMOKING CESSATION BENEFIT TO HAWAII QUEST BENEFICIARIES.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, GREEN, Brower, Magaoay HLT/HSH, FIN  HCR187
HR158
Task Force; Protocols; First Response; Child Protective Services
CALLING ON THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO ESTABLISH A PROTOCOL AND TRAINING PROGRAM FOR FIRST RESPONDERS IN CHILD PROTECTIVE AWARENESS SKILLS.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, BROWER, GREEN, Shimabukuro HLT/HSH, PSM  HCR188
HR161 HD1
Requesting a DBEDT voluntary compliance program to encourage communities and businesses to convert to expanded polystyrene foam alternative products
REQUESTING THAT THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY ON THE USE OF POLYSTYRENE FOAM ALTERNATIVE PRODUCTS IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. BERG EDB  hcr192
HR163
Pentagon Clean Up Request; Waipahu Anti-Foliage Operations
REQUESTING THE U.S. NAVY TO CLEAR THE COASTLINE OF LOWER WAIPAHU UNDER THEIR JURISDICTION FROM INVASIVE PLANT-LIFE AND EXCESSIVE FOLIAGE FOR SAFETY AND AESTHETIC PURPOSES.
(H ) 3/27/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA, SONSON, Belatti, Bertram, Brower, Finnegan, Green, Marumoto, McKelvey, Ward PSM  HCR194
HR171
RECOGNIZING MARCH 2008 AS AMERICAN RED CROSS MONTH
RECOGNIZING MARCH 2008 AS AMERICAN RED CROSS MONTH.
(H ) 3/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE
HR174
Taxation; Auto-Calculating Tax Forms
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING COMPUTER GENERATED AUTO-CALCULATING TAX FORMS.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY (BR) FIN  HCR206
HR176
Supporting Congressional Action; State Inspection of Plants
SUPPORTING CONGRESSIONAL ACTION TO EXEMPT THE STATE OF HAWAII FROM FEDERAL PREEMPTION PROHIBITING STATE INSPECTION OF PLANTS, PLANT PRODUCTS, AND OTHER BIOLOGICAL ORGANISMS.
(H ) 4/3/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. TSUJI, AWANA, BROWER, CALDWELL, CHONG, HANOHANO, MORITA, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Ito, Wakai AGR/EEP  HCR208
HR181
Contract extension with the National Football League to keep the Pro Bowl in Honolulu
REQUESTING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO NEGOTIATE A CONTRACT EXTENSION WITH THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE TO KEEP THE PRO BOWL IN HONOLULU.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE TAC  HCR213
HR182 HD1
Kukui Gardens and Mayor Wright Homes; Development; Master Plan
REQUESTING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY AND THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO CREATE A REDEVELOPMENT MASTER PLAN FOR KUKUI GARDENS AND MAYOR WRIGHT HOMES.
(H ) 3/28/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. RHOADS HSH  HCR215
HR186
Kawai Nui Marsh; Ho‘olaulima ia Kawai Nui
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO REGULARLY CONSULT WITH HO‘OLAULIMA IA KAWAI NUI TO COORDINATE EFFORTS TO PROTECT, PRESERVE, AND MAINTAIN THE NATURAL, CULTURAL, AND SCENIC RESOURCES OF KAWAI NUI MARSH.
(H ) 3/31/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHONG, ITO, KARAMATSU, WATERS WLH  HCR219
HR190
Requests the Department of Transportation Services, in conjunction with the Department of Design and Construction and State Department of Transportation, to study the feasibility of realigning Hakimo Road at the junction with Farrington Highway.
REQUESTING THE HONOLULU DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SERVICES, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE HONOLULU DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION DEPARTMENT AND THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF REALIGNING HAKIMO ROAD AT THE JUNCTION WITH FARRINGTON HIGHWAY.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, BERTRAM, MCKELVEY, SHIMABUKURO, Berg, Souki TRN, FIN  HCR223
HR191
Alternate Route to Waianae Coast; DOT Review and Update
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO REVIEW AND UPDATE PRIOR STUDIES RELATING TO THE IDENTIFICATION AND FEASIBILITY OF AN ALTERNATE ROUTE INTO AND OUT OF THE WAIANAE COAST ON OAHU.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, BERTRAM, BROWER, MCKELVEY, Berg, Shimabukuro, Souki TRN, FIN  HCR224
HR192 HD1
Felix Consent Decree; DOH – DOE Report
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO PROVIDE A COMPREHENSIVE REPORT OF POST FELIX CONSENT DECREE CHILD AND ADOLESCENT MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES AND FUNDING.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. GREEN, MIZUNO HLT/EDN, FIN  HCR225
HR193
Health Professional Shortage Areas; John A. Burns School of Medicine
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII'S JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE TO PROVIDE ADMISSION PREFERENCE TO STUDENTS THAT MIRRORS THE DEMOGRAPHICS OF RURAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL SHORTAGE AREAS OF THE STATE TO ADDRESS THE SHORTAGE OF PHYSICIANS ON OUR NEIGHBOR ISLANDS.
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. GREEN, CHANG, MIZUNO, TAKAMINE HLT, HED  HCR226
HR198 HD1
Alternate Energy; Tax Incentives
SUPPORTING FEDERAL TAX INCENTIVES TO ENCOURAGE THE USE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. BERTRAM EEP, FIN  HCR235
HR200
Keehi Harbor and Lagoon; Private-Public Partnership; Feasibility Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF A PRIVATE-PUBLIC PARTNERSHIP TO DEVELOP A BOAT MARINA NEAR KEEHI LAGOON.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MANAHAN, HERKES, ITO, KARAMATSU, LEE, SAY, TOKIOKA, TSUJI, YAMANE, YAMASHITA WLH, FIN  HCR237
HR203 HD1
Designates the month of September as "Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month" in Hawaii.
URGING THE GOVERNOR TO DESIGNATE THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER AS "BRAIN ANEURYSM AWARENESS MONTH".
(H ) 3/28/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO, AWANA, GREEN, MANAHAN HLT  HCR240
HR207 HD1
Urge Cruise Industry to Participate in Cruise Industry Study
STRONGLY URGING ALL ENTITIES INVOLVED IN THE STUDY, BOTH PUBLIC AND PRIVATE, TO WORK TOGETHER IN GOOD FAITH TO COMPLETE THE ONGOING STUDY ENTITLED THE "HAWAII CRUISE INDUSTRY STUDY," INTENDED TO ASSESS THE CURRENT AND POTENTIAL IMPACTS OF THE CRUISE INDUSTRY ON EACH ISLAND AND THE STATE UNTIL THE YEAR 2018.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMANE TAC  HCR245
HR208 HD1
Industrial and Commercial Leases
ENCOURAGING THE DEVELOPMENT OF GOOD FAITH VALUATION STANDARDS AND NEGOTIATING PRACTICES FOR LONG-TERM INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LEASES IN HAWAII.
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY, YAMASHITA EDB  HCR246
HR209
State Administrative Agency; Homeland Security Grant Program
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO ENACT LEGISLATION TO WAIVE SINGLE STATE AGENCY REQUIREMENTS WITH REGARD TO THE ADMINISTRATION OF FUNDS UNDER THE HOMELAND SECURITY GRANT PROGRAM.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY, EVANS PSM, FIN  HCR247
HR210 HD1
Ala Wai Watershed; Conservation Land Trust
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO EVALUATE THE POSSIBILITY OF USING A CONSERVATION LAND TRUST IN THE ALA WAI WATERSHED AREA.
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY, BROWER, CALDWELL, NISHIMOTO WLH  HCR248
HR215
Professional Employer Organizations
REQUESTING A STUDY RELATING TO PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYER ORGANIZATIONS.
(H ) 4/4/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. HERKES CPC/LAB  HCR254
HR216
Flood Risk Awareness; Community Rating System Program; Counties
URGING THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU, THE COUNTY OF HAWAII, AND KAUAI COUNTY TO PROVIDE AN INCREASE IN INFORMATION THAT WILL INFORM AND ENABLE HOMEOWNERS TO GAIN KNOWLEDGE OF THE FLOOD ZONE THAT HOMES ARE LOCATED IN AND THE RISKS OF FLOODING.
(H ) 3/31/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHONG (BR) PSM  HCR255
HR221 HD1
Agricultural Revitalization; Correctional Facility Inmates; Study
REQUESTING THE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY, AND NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT HILO, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND HAWAII COMMUNITY COLLEGE, TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE PROGRAMS DEVELOPED BY THE KULANI CORRECTIONAL FACILITY THAT WOULD AID IN THE REVITALIZATION OF STATE AGRICULTURE.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. TSUJI, BROWER, CHANG, CHONG, EVANS, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Takamine AGR/PSM, FIN  HCR260
HR225
DOE; Kapaa Public Library; Relocation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO EXPLORE THE FEASIBILITY OF AND TO DEVELOP A PLAN THEREFOR RELOCATING THE KAPAA PUBLIC LIBRARY.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MORITA, TOKIOKA, Sagum EDN, FIN  HCR265
HR229 HD2
Green Roof; Feasibility Study
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA GREEN ROOF FEASIBILITY TEAM TO RECOMMEND INCENTIVES THAT MAY BE ESTABLISHED BY THE STATE TO ENCOURAGE GREEN ROOFING.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, BERTRAM, CARROLL, MORITA, THIELEN, Chang HED, EEP  HCR270
HR230
Oil and Gas Drilling; Alaska; Endangered Species
URGING THE PREVENTION OF THE SALE OF OIL AND GAS LEASES AND OF DRILLING IN THE CHUKCHI AND BEAUFORT SEA REGIONS OF ALASKA.
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. B. OSHIRO, CARROLL, MORITA, THIELEN EEP  HCR271
HR234 HD1
University of Hawaii School of Social Work; Myron Pinky Thompson
REQUESTING THAT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK DEDICATE ITS SCHOOL IN HONOR OF MYRON "PINKY" THOMPSON, BY CHANGING ITS NAME TO THE "MYRON THOMPSON SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK".
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. LEE, CHANG, HANOHANO, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, B. OSHIRO, Brower, Carroll, Har, Karamatsu, Souki HED  HCR276
HR235 HD2
Center for Nursing; Supply
REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE CENTER FOR NURSING TO ENCOURAGE PARTIES TO WORK TOGETHER FOR THE COMMON GOAL OF INCREASING THE SUPPLY OF WELL-EDUCATED AND DEDICATED NURSES.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. LEE, BROWER, CHANG, HANOHANO, HAR, KARAMATSU, MANAHAN, MIZUNO, B. OSHIRO, TOKIOKA, Carroll, Saiki, Souki HED, HLT  HCR277
HR242
Requesting the Department of Education to establish a debit card system pilot project for purchasing school supplies.
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A PILOT PROGRAM TO ALLOW PUBLIC SCHOOL PRINCIPALS TO USE A DEBIT CARD SYSTEM FOR PURCHASING SCHOOL SUPPLIES AND OTHER RELATED CURRICULUM SUPPORT SUPPLIES.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHING, MARUMOTO EDN, FIN  HCR290
HR245
Cancer Research Center
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AND SUPPORTING COMMUNITY MEMBERS TO MOVE EXPEDITIOUSLY TO IMPLEMENT PLANS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE CANCER RESEARCH CENTER OF HAWAII AT KAKAAKO.
(H ) 3/31/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY, CHANG HED, WLH  HCR294
HR246
University of Hawaii Revenue Maximization
OFFERING SUPPORT TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII IN ITS EFFORTS TO ENHANCE AND DIVERSIFY ITS SOURCES OF REVENUE AND MAXIMIZE USE OF ITS FACILITIES.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. SAY, CHANG HED, FIN  HCR295
HR250
Bicycling and Walking; Urge Counties to Implement Federal Guidance
ENCOURAGING THE COUNTIES TO IMPLEMENT THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION'S DESIGN GUIDANCE DOCUMENT ON INTEGRATING BICYCLING AND WALKING WHEN BUILDING THEIR TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE IN ORDER FOR ALL HAWAII RESIDENTS WHO CHOOSE TO WALK OR BICYCLE TO DO SO SAFELY AND EFFICIENTLY.
(H ) 3/28/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. BERTRAM, PINE, Har, Souki TRN  HCR300
HR252
Department of Transportation; Complete Streets Policy
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO ADOPT A "COMPLETE STREETS" POLICY.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. BERTRAM, Pine, Souki TRN, FIN  HCR302
HR258
Counties; Adoption of Standards for Reuse of Gray Water
REQUESTING THE COUNTIES TO USE THE AUTHORITY GRANTED TO THEM UNDER SECTION 342D-70, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, AND ADOPT AND IMPLEMENT STANDARDS FOR THE REUSE OF RESIDENTIAL GRAY WATER FOR SUBSURFACE LANDSCAPE IRRIGATION.
(H ) 3/28/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MIZUNO EEP  HCR310
HR260
High Technology Development Corporation; Land Lease
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO EXTEND ITS LAND LEASE WITH THE HIGH TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO CONTINUE TO OPERATE THE MANOA INNOVATION CENTER.
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHANG, HANOHANO, HERKES, ITO, KARAMATSU, MIZUNO, B. OSHIRO, TAKAI, TSUJI, WAKAI, Berg, Bertram, Cabanilla, Carroll, Evans, Har, Lee, Nishimoto, Shimabukuro, Takamine, Takumi HED, EDB  HCR312
HR269 HD1
Natural disaster preparedness training for at-risk communities.
REQUESTING HAWAII'S NATURAL DISASTER PREPAREDNESS TRAINING CENTER TO WORK WITH THE JOINT LEGISLATIVE COMMITTEE ON FAMILY CARE GIVING, KUPUNA CAUCUS, AND OTHER INTERESTED ORGANIZATIONS AND PERSONS TO DEVELOP PROGRAMS EMPHASIZING AT-RISK COMMUNITIES.
(H ) 4/4/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. EVANS PSM, HED  HCR325
HR270 HD2
Task force; cacao
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO DEVISE A PLAN WITHIN ONE YEAR TO TIMELY EXPEDITE THE INTRODUCTION AND DELIVERY OF HAWAIIAN CACAO TO THE MARKETPLACE.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHING, TSUJI AGR, EDB  HCR326
HR280
Website; government expenditures
MANDATING THE CREATION OF A SINGLE WEBSITE FOR PUBLIC ACCESS TO STATE EXPENDITURES.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD, BERTRAM, CHING, EVANS, FINNEGAN, PINE, Awana, Belatti, Berg, Brower, Hanohano, Karamatsu, Marumoto, McKelvey, Meyer, Mizuno, Morita, Saiki, Shimabukuro FIN  HCR339
HR286
Televised Meetings; Office of Hawaiian Affairs
REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS TO TELEVISE THE GENERAL MEETINGS OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS.
(H ) 3/31/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. ITO, AWANA, HANOHANO, KARAMATSU, MORITA, SAGUM, TOKIOKA, WATERS WLH  HCR345
HR287
DLNR study; administrative fishing rules
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES, DIVISION OF AQUATIC RESOURCES, TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON PARTS I, II, IV, AND V OF TITLE 13, SUBTITLE 4, OF THE HAWAII ADMINISTRATIVE RULES.
(H ) 3/31/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. ITO, MAGAOAY WLH  HCR346
HR288
DLNR; Rules; Ornamental Reef Fishery Industry
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO PROCEED IMMEDIATELY WITH THE ADOPTION OF RULES TO REGULATE THE ORNAMENTAL REEF FISHERY INDUSTRY IN SOUTH MAUI AND KANEOHE BAY.
(H ) 3/31/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. ITO, BERTRAM, CARROLL, MCKELVEY, YAMANE, YAMASHITA WLH  HCR347
HR289
Repair and maintenance; best practice; study
REQUESTING A FEASIBILITY STUDY ON IMPLEMENTING THE BEST PRACTICE OF FRONT LOADING REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE COSTS OF STATE FACILITIES FOR SET ASIDE FOR EVENTUAL FUTURE REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE COSTS.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. FINNEGAN FIN  HCR351
HR290 HD2
Counties; gray water standards
URGING THE COUNTIES TO ADOPT AND IMPLEMENT GRAY WATER RECYCLING PROGRAMS FOR RESIDENTIAL IRRIGATION PURPOSES AS PROVIDED UNDER THE UNIFORM PLUMBING CODE STANDARDS.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MORITA, Ito, Karamatsu, Saiki EEP, EDB  HCR353
HR293
Kula Vacuum Cooling Plant
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO CONSULT WITH OTHER PUBLIC AND PRIVATE ENTITIES TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO OPTIMIZE THE USE OF THE KULA VACUUM COOLING PLANT.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMASHITA, TSUJI, YAMANE, Bertram, Carroll, Souki EDB/AGR, FIN  HCR356
HR294 HD1
Agricultural Processing Facility; Study
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF CONSTRUCTING A MULTIPURPOSE, MULTI-USER PROCESSING FACILITY ON THE LAND IN THE EWA, CENTRAL OAHU AREA BEING OFFERED TO THE HAWAII AGRICULTURE RESEARCH CENTER, FOR THE PRODUCTION OF VALUE-ADDED PRODUCTS THAT MAKE USE OF LOCALLY-GROWN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMASHITA, BROWER, CHANG, HANOHANO, MANAHAN, TSUJI, YAMANE, Souki EDB/AGR, HED  HCR357
HR297
Transportation; Civil Defense
REQUESTING THE MAUI COUNTY CIVIL DEFENSE AGENCY TO PREPARE A DISASTER CONTINGENCY PLAN TO MAINTAIN CONTINUED TRANSPORTATION ACCESS ALONG THE HANA HIGHWAY, INCLUDING ITS ONE-LANE BRIDGES, DURING CATASTROPHIC EVENTS.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CARROLL, MCKELVEY, MORITA, Ito PSM, FIN  HCR361
HR298 HD1
Real Property Taxes; Disaster Recovery
REQUESTING THE COUNTIES TO CONSIDER ESTABLISHING REAL PROPERTY TAX HARDSHIP EXEMPTIONS TO ASSIST RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY TAXPAYERS IN JEOPARDY OF LOSING THEIR PROPERTY DUE TO COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH RECOVERING FROM NATURAL OR MAN-MADE DISASTERS.
(H ) 4/10/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CARROLL, EVANS, HANOHANO, MCKELVEY, MORITA, Ito PSM/CPC, FIN  HCR362
HR308 HD1
Judiciary; Circuit Courts
REQUESTING THE JUDICIARY TO REPORT ON THE FEASIBILITY OF CREATING A FIFTH JUDGE OF THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SECOND CIRCUIT AND HOLDING SESSIONS ON MOLOKAI UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES.
(H ) 4/11/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CARROLL, MCKELVEY, MORITA, Ito FIN  HCR372
HR309
Hansen's Disease; Molokai; Kalaupapa
EXPRESSING GRATITUDE TO THE RESIDENTS OF KALAUPAPA AND THEIR FAMILIES FOR THE SACRIFICES THEY MADE LIVING IN ISOLATION ON THE ISLAND OF MOLOKAI AND FOR BEING SEPARATED FROM SOCIETY.
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CARROLL, EVANS, HANOHANO, MCKELVEY, MORITA, Ito HLT  HCR373
HR312
B.J. Penn
CONGRATULATING B.J. PENN THE CURRENT LIGHTWEIGHT ULTIMATE FIGHTING CHAMPION ON HIS SUCCESSFUL MARTIAL ARTS CAREER.
(H ) 3/14/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHANG
HR313

COMMENDS AND CONGRATULATES THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY HAWAII PACIFIC, INC., ON ITS 60 YEARS OF DILIGENT AND DEDICATED SERVICE TOWARDS THE GOAL OF NO MORE CANCER IN HAWAII THROUGH RISK REDUCTION, EDUCATION, RESEARCH, AND ADVOCACY.
(H ) 3/14/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. BROWER, LEE, MIZUNO
HR314
Saleva'a Fuauli Atisano'e also known as Konishiki
COMMENDING SALEVA'A FUAULI ATISANO'E, ALSO KNOWN AS KONISHIKI, FOR HIS CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SPORT OF PROFESSIONAL SUMO WRESTLING AND FOR SUPPORTING HIS COMMUNITY ON THE LEEWARD COAST.
(H ) 3/17/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. AWANA, MIZUNO, SAY, SHIMABUKURO, SOUKI, TAKUMI, Takamine
HR315
Honoring the Hawaii National Guard
RECOGNIZING THE HAWAII NATIONAL GUARD FOR THEIR ASSISTANCE DURING NATURAL DISASTERS IN HAWAII.
(H ) 3/17/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKAI
HR316
Mission Houses Museum; honoring
HONORING THE MISSION HOUSES MUSEUM ON THE CENTENNIAL OF THEIR CHARTER.
(H ) 3/18/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CHING, EVANS
HR317
Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard; 100 years of service; honoring
HONORING PEARL HARBOR NAVAL SHIPYARD FOR 100 YEARS OF DEDICATED SERVICE TO THE UNITED STATES NAVY AND COMMENDING THE SHIPYARD FOR ITS COMMITMENT TO THE PEOPLE OF HAWAI`I.
(H ) 3/18/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. FINNEGAN, CHING, MARUMOTO, MEYER, PINE, THIELEN, WARD, Bertram
HR318
Clifford Hashimoto; Royal Order of Kamehameha I
RECOGNIZING CLIFFORD HASHIMOTO'S PROMOTION TO ALI'I NUI AND GRAND MASTER OF THE ROYAL ORDER OF KAMEHAMEHA I.
(H ) 3/19/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CARROLL, AWANA, BERG, EVANS, HANOHANO, MANAHAN, MCKELVEY, MORITA, SAGUM, SHIMABUKURO, TOKIOKA, Chong, Waters
HR319

COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING THE ARTISTS AND PRODUCERS OF TREASURES OF HAWAIIAN SLACK KEY GUITAR-LIVE IN CONCERT FROM MAUI, ON WINNING THE 50TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARD FOR BEST HAWAIIAN ALBUM.
(H ) 3/19/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MCKELVEY, CARROLL, HANOHANO, SOUKI, YAMASHITA
HR320
Commemorating the proud legacy of service men and women in the U.S. Army Reserve on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the U.S. Army Reserve.
COMMEMORATING THE PROUD LEGACY OF SERVICE MEN AND WOMEN IN THE UNITED STATES ARMY RESERVE ON THE OCCASION OF THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY RESERVE.
(H ) 3/24/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. BERTRAM, CALDWELL, CHING, EVANS, FINNEGAN, LEE, MEYER, MIZUNO, TAKAI, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Hanohano
HR321
Commemorating the proud legacy of Filipino service men and women in the U.S. Army Reserve on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the U.S. Army Reserve.
COMMEMORATING THE PROUD LEGACY OF FILIPINO SERVICE MEN AND WOMEN IN THE UNITED STATES ARMY RESERVE ON THE OCCASION OF THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY RESERVE.
(H ) 3/24/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CABANILLA, CHING, EVANS, FINNEGAN, LEE, MEYER, MIZUNO, TAKAI, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Hanohano
HR322
Principals; 2008 Blue Ribbon Schools
CONGRATULATING MITCHELL OTANI AS HAWAII'S 2007 NATIONAL DISTINGUISHED PRINCIPAL; DR. JOHN BRUMMEL AS HAWAII'S NOMINEE FOR NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SECONDARY SCHOOL PRINCIPALS AND METLIFE NATIONAL PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR; AND AINA HAINA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, ALA WAI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, AND HOLUALOA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AS THE 2008 BLUE RIBBON SCHOOLS OF THE STATE OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/27/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI, BERG, NISHIMOTO, Green
HR323
Pearl City 2007 Junior League Baseball World Series Champions
CONGRATULATING THE PEARL CITY LITTLE LEAGUE JUNIORS FOR WINNING THE 2007 JUNIOR LEAGUE BASEBALL WORLD SERIES CHAMPIONSHIP.
(H ) 3/27/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKAI, TAKUMI
HR324
Teachers of the Year
CONGRATULATING PASCALE PINNER AS THE 2008 HAWAII STATE TEACHER OF THE YEAR, AND CORI LEI CHONG, DAVID ARAKAKI, SHARI TAKAHASHI, SUZANNE CUMMINGS, LEIGHTON NAKAMOTO, AND KEVIN MATSUNAGA AS THE 2008 HAWAII STATE DISTRICT TEACHERS OF THE YEAR.
(H ) 3/28/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. TAKUMI, AWANA, BERG, CARROLL, CHANG, CHONG, GREEN, HERKES, LEE, MANAHAN, MORITA, NISHIMOTO, TOKIOKA, YAMANE, YAMASHITA, Wakai
HR325

COMMENDING BRIAN KAJIYAMA AS A ROLE MODEL AND AN INSPIRATION TO ALL WHO FACE CHALLENGES.
(H ) 3/28/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. WARD
HR326
Kapiolani Women's Center; Iwalani Foundation; Breast Cancer
COMMENDING THE KAPIOLANI WOMEN'S CENTER, ON BOARD FOR A CURE, AND THE IWALANI FOUNDATION FOR BREAST CANCER FOR THEIR DEDICATION TO BREAST CANCER PREVENTION AND THE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF THE WOMEN OF HAWAII.
(H ) 3/31/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. HAR
HR327

RECOGNIZING AND CONGRATULATING THE MEMBERS OF THE LEILEHUA HIGH SCHOOL MULES VARSITY FOOTBALL TEAM ON WINNING THE 2007 DIVISION I HAWAII HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION STATE FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP.
(H ) 3/31/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. M. OSHIRO, BELATTI, CHONG, GREEN, HANOHANO, HERKES, LEE, LUKE, MIZUNO, NISHIMOTO, B. OSHIRO, SAGUM, SONSON, SOUKI, TSUJI, WATERS, YAMASHITA, Saiki
HR328

CONGRATULATING KUALOA-HE`EIA ECUMENICAL YOUTH (KEY) PROJECT ON IT'S 40TH ANNIVERSARY.
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MEYER
HR329
A Legacy of Caring and Daring for 125 Years
RECOGNIZING AND HONORING THE SISTERS OF SAINT FRANCIS FOR THEIR NUMEROUS AND OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENTS AND THE TREMENDOUS ALOHA AND CARE THEY HAVE SHOWN TO THE PEOPLE OF HAWAII OVER THE PAST 125 YEARS.
(H ) 4/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MAGAOAY, CARROLL, ITO, KARAMATSU, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, TSUJI
HR330
Small Business Administration's 2008 Small Business Award Recipients
COMMENDING AND HONORING THE RECIPIENTS OF THE SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION'S 2008 SMALL BUSINESS AWARDS.
(H ) 4/2/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. YAMASHITA
HR331
In recognition of Kauai citizen Frank L. Sullivan.
CONGRATULATING AND HONORING FRANKLIN LEAL SULLIVAN FOR BEING SELECTED FOR INDUCTION INTO THE AMERICAN LEAGUE BOSTON RED SOX HALL OF FAME.
(H ) 4/3/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. TOKIOKA, HERKES, MORITA, SAGUM
HR332

CONGRATULATING THE FARRINGTON HIGH SCHOOL BOYS VARSITY BASKETBALL TEAM FOR WINNING THE 2008 HAWAIIAN AIRLINES/HHSAA BOYS BASKETBALL DIVISION II STATE CHAMPIONSHIP.
(H ) 4/3/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. MANAHAN
HR333
Speaker; Legislative Business; Interim
AUTHORIZING AND EMPOWERING THE SPEAKER TO PERFORM AND CARRY OUT ANY OFFICIAL LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS DURING THE INTERIM BETWEEN THE 2008 AND 2009 REGULAR SESSIONS.
(H ) 5/1/2008 - Resolution adopted in final form. CALDWELL, FINNEGAN
HR334
House ready to adjourn sine die
INFORMING THE SENATE AND THE GOVERNOR THAT THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES IS READY TO ADJOURN SINE DIE.
(S ) 5/2/2008 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 834). SAY, CHONG
SCR1
442nd Go For Broke; Commemorative Stamp
URGING THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE TO ISSUE A POSTAL STAMP HONORING THE WORLD WAR II JAPANESE-AMERICAN NISEI SOLDIERS.
(S ) 1/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 01-23-08. IHARA, CHUN OAKLAND, ESPERO, FUKUNAGA, GABBARD, HANABUSA, HEE, SAKAMOTO, TOKUDA, Taniguchi  SR1
SCR4
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT LAHAINA, MAUI, FOR MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OF EXISTING CONCRETE PILLARS AND IMPROVEMENTS PURPOSES
AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT LAHAINA, MAUI, FOR MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OF EXISTING CONCRETE PILLARS AND IMPROVEMENTS PURPOSES.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. HANABUSA (BR) WLH  HCR56
SCR5 SD1
Statewide Interfaith Steering Committee
SUPPORTING THE EFFORTS OF THE ALL BELIEVERS NETWORK TO ESTABLISH THE STATEWIDE INTERFAITH STEERING COMMITTEE TO EXPLORE THE POSSIBILITY OF ORGANIZING A MAJOR INTERNATIONAL INTERFAITH CONFERENCE IN HAWAII TO TAKE PLACE BY 2011.
(S ) 4/17/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-17-08. CHUN OAKLAND TAC
SCR8
Shifting the Year of the Family Celebration from 2008 to 2009
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO RESCHEDULE THE YEAR OF THE FAMILY CELEBRATION FROM 2008 TO 2009.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. CHUN OAKLAND HSH  SR3
SCR37 SD1
LRB Study on State Deaf and Hard of Hearing Facility
REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO STUDY THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A COMPREHENSIVE VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION CENTER FOR DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING INDIVIDUALS.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. CHUN OAKLAND LMG
SCR41 SD1
Sunrise Review; Industrial Hygiene, Safety, and Health Physics
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A SUNRISE REVIEW OF THE INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE, SAFETY, AND HEALTH PHYSICS PROFESSIONS.
(S ) 4/29/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-29-08. TANIGUCHI HLT/CPC
SCR47 SD1
F-14 Tomcat Stamp
RESPECTFULLY REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE TO COMMEMORATE THE HONORABLE SERVICE OF THE U.S. NAVY'S F-14 TOMCAT IN DEFENDING FREEDOM.
(S ) 3/28/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 03-28-08. CHUN OAKLAND, Espero, Nishihara PSM  SR22
SCR49
Office of Hawaiian Affairs; Ceded Lands Settlement
REQUESTING THAT THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS AND THE ATTORNEY GENERAL, AS REPRESENTATIVE OF THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH, CONDUCT STATEWIDE INFORMATIONAL HEARINGS ON THE CEDED LANDS TRUST SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT.
(S ) 2/5/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 02-05-08. HANABUSA
SCR52 HD2
Taiwan Visa Waiver
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO WORK WITH THE SECRETARY OF HOMELAND SECURITY TO EXPAND THE VISA WAIVER PROGRAM TO INCLUDE TAIWAN.
(S ) 4/24/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-24-08. ENGLISH INT, TAC  SR26
SCR53 SD1 HD1
Taiwan Free Trade Agreement
REQUESTING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO ENTER INTO A FREE TRADE AGREEMENT WITH TAIWAN.
(S ) 4/24/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-24-08. ENGLISH INT, EDB  SR27
SCR57
Pahoa High & Intermediate; Gymnasium Name Change to Helene H. Hale Gymnasium
REQUESTING THAT PAHOA HIGH AND INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL DEDICATE ITS GYMNASIUM IN HONOR OF FORMER REPRESENTATIVE HELENE H. HALE, BY CHANGING THE NAME OF THE GYMNASIUM TO "HELENE H. HALE GYMNASIUM."
(S ) 3/19/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 03-19-08. KOKUBUN, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, ENGLISH, ESPERO, FUKUNAGA, HANABUSA, HEMMINGS, HOOSER, INOUYE, TOKUDA, Bunda, Gabbard, Ige, Ihara, Kim, Menor, Nishihara, Sakamoto, Slom, Taniguchi, Trimble, Tsutsui EDN
SCR67 SD1
Language Access Month; Language Access Study
URGING THE LEGISLATURE TO DECLARE SEPTEMBER AS LANGUAGE ACCESS MONTH AND REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF LANGUAGE ACCESS TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY ON ESTABLISHING A STATEWIDE CENTRALIZED LANGUAGE ACCESS RESOURCE CENTER.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. MENOR, CHUN OAKLAND, Baker, Bunda, English, Espero, Gabbard, Hanabusa, Hee, Hooser, Ige, Inouye, Kokubun, Nishihara, Sakamoto, Tokuda LAB  SR40
SCR70
UH; Sports & Entertainment Mgmt. Program; Feasibility Study; LRB
REQUESTING A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A DEGREE PROGRAM FOR SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT MANAGEMENT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
(S ) 4/22/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-22-08. GABBARD, CHUN OAKLAND, Baker, Bunda, English, Fukunaga, Hanabusa, Ihara, Inouye, Kim, Menor, Nishihara, Sakamoto, Tokuda LMG
SCR72 SD1
DOE; Feasibility Study of Extended School Day/School Year
REQUESTING THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY TO EXAMINE VARIOUS IMPACTS OF A LONGER SCHOOL DAY AND INCREASING THE NUMBER OF DAYS IN THE SCHOOL YEAR ON KINDERGARTEN THROUGH GRADE TWELVE STUDENTS.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. SAKAMOTO, CHUN OAKLAND, TOKUDA EDN/LAB, FIN
SCR74 SD1
DOE; Working Group; Truancy Rate Reduction
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO DEVELOP GUIDELINES TO REDUCE THE TRUANCY RATE IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. SAKAMOTO, CHUN OAKLAND, TOKUDA, Gabbard, Nishihara EDN, FIN
SCR77 SD1
World Ocean Day; June 8th
REQUESTING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO PROCLAIM JUNE 8TH OF EVERY YEAR AS WORLD OCEAN DAY.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. NISHIHARA, CHUN OAKLAND, ENGLISH, HOOSER, SAKAMOTO, TOKUDA, Baker, Fukunaga, Kim WLH/EEP  SR42
SCR83 SD1
HTSB; Accountability Study; Auditor
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE APPROPRIATE ACCOUNTABILITY STRUCTURE FOR THE HAWAII TEACHER STANDARDS BOARD.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. SAKAMOTO, CHUN OAKLAND, GABBARD, NISHIHARA, TOKUDA EDN, FIN
SCR84 SD1
DOE; Vegan/vegetarian School Lunches
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND THE HAWAII PUBLIC SCHOOL FOOD SERVICE TO DEVELOP NUTRITIONALLY-SOUND PUBLIC SCHOOL MENU PLANS THAT INCLUDE VEGETARIAN AND VEGAN MEALS.
(S ) 4/17/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-17-08. SAKAMOTO, CHUN OAKLAND, FUKUNAGA, GABBARD, NISHIHARA, Taniguchi, Tokuda EDN
SCR88 SD1
DOE; Shaded Play Areas
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO DEVELOP A PROTOTYPE MODEL OR GUIDELINES FOR SCHOOLS, COMMUNITY GROUPS. OR VOLUNTEER ORGANIZATIONS TO FOLLOW WHEN INSTALLING OR CREATING SHADED PLAY AREAS AT PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. CHUN OAKLAND, TOKUDA, Sakamoto HLT
SCR92 SD1
Special Education; Rights of Parents
ESTABLISHING A PUBLIC FINANCIAL EDUCATION AND ASSET-BUILDING TASK FORCE.
(S ) 4/22/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-22-08. CHUN OAKLAND LMG  SR52
SCR94
University of Hawaii; Public Health
URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII TO BEGIN REBUILDING THE SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH BY 2012.
(S ) 4/25/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-25-08. BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, ENGLISH, Bunda, Espero, Fukunaga, Gabbard, Hemmings, Hooser, Ige, Ihara, Inouye, Kim, Kokubun, Menor, Nishihara, Sakamoto, Slom, Taniguchi, Tokuda, Tsutsui, Whalen HED, FIN  SR54
SCR96 SD1
Auditor; Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority
REQUESTING THE STATE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A PROGRAM, PERFORMANCE, AND FINANCIAL AUDIT OF THE NATURAL ENERGY LABORATORY OF HAWAII AUTHORITY.
(S ) 4/22/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-22-08. WHALEN LMG
SCR102 SD1
Deputy Sheriffs; Increase Salaries; Improve Benefits
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENTS OF PUBLIC SAFETY AND HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT TO INCREASE THE SALARIES AND IMPROVE THE BENEFITS THAT ARE PROVIDED TO DEPUTY SHERIFFS.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. ESPERO, CHUN OAKLAND, Gabbard, Inouye, Nishihara PSM/LAB  SR57
SCR106 SD1
Shelter Admission; Youth Services; DHS; Study
REQUESTING THAT THE OFFICE OF YOUTH SERVICES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES CONVENE A WORKING STUDY GROUP TO CONDUCT A STUDY INTO SAFE SHELTER OPTIONS FOR YOUTH.
(S ) 4/18/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-18-08. CHUN OAKLAND, HEMMINGS, HOOSER, IHARA, SAKAMOTO HSH
SCR111
DOE; Highly Qualified Teachers; Curricular Materials and Assistance
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO PREPARE CURRICULAR MATERIALS THAT REFLECT THE HAWAII STANDARDS TO ASSIST A TEACHER WHO HAS TO TEMPORARILY TEACH IN AN AREA WHERE THE TEACHER IS NOT HIGHLY QUALIFIED.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. SAKAMOTO, CHUN OAKLAND, Nishihara, Taniguchi, Tokuda EDN, FIN
SCR114 SD1
DOE; Office of Human Resources; Advisory Group
CREATING AN ADVISORY GROUP TO RE-ENGINEER THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S OFFICE OF HUMAN RESOURCES.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. SAKAMOTO, CHUN OAKLAND, TOKUDA, Nishihara EDN, FIN
SCR115 SD1 HD1
DOE; Model School Complex
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONVENE A PILOT PROJECT TO ALLOW A SCHOOL COMPLEX TO IDENTIFY CRITICAL DEPARTMENT RULES AND POLICIES THAT IMPEDE EFFECTIVE DECISION-MAKING, ADMINISTERING, AND TEACHING AND TO OPERATE FREE OF THOSE RULES AND POLICIES.
(S ) 4/25/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-25-08. SAKAMOTO, CHUN OAKLAND, Nishihara, Tokuda EDN, FIN
SCR118 SD1 HD1
DOE; Working Group; Funding Utilization/Student Achievement
IMPROVING THE COMMUNITY'S UNDERSTANDING OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S PROGRAMS AND SCHOOL EXPENSES INCLUDING A COMPARISON WITH OTHER STATES ON ADEQUACY OF FUNDS
(S ) 4/25/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-25-08. SAKAMOTO, CHUN OAKLAND, Gabbard, Nishihara, Taniguchi, Tokuda EDN, FIN  SR63
SCR120
UH; DOE; Philippine Language Courses
REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI‘I AND THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO DEVELOP, OFFER, AND EXPAND PHILIPPINE LANGUAGE COURSES.
(S ) 4/25/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-25-08. SAKAMOTO, CHUN OAKLAND, ESPERO, GABBARD, HOOSER, NISHIHARA, TOKUDA, Taniguchi HED/EDN, FIN
SCR124 SD1 HD1
Department of Human Services; Medicaid; Audit
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES MEDICAID-SPONSORED PROGRAMS.
(S ) 4/26/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-26-08. HANABUSA (BR) HSH/HLT
SCR125 SD1
Earned-Time; Parole; Early Parole Eligibility Program
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO RESEARCH AND STUDY EARLY PAROLE ELIGIBILITY PROGRAMS THAT REDUCE THE MINIMUM PERIOD OF TIME THAT HAWAII INMATES MUST WAIT TO BECOME ELIGIBLE FOR PAROLE.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. ESPERO, Sakamoto, Whalen PSM  SR64
SCR134 SD2 HD1
Buy Local; Sustainability; Dept of Health; Dept of Education
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO "BUY LOCAL" AND TO IMPLEMENT AND DEVELOP FOOD WARE AND FOOD WASTE RECYCLING PROGRAMS TO ENCOURAGE SUSTAINABILITY.
(S ) 4/25/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-25-08. INOUYE, ENGLISH, TOKUDA, Bunda, Gabbard, Ige, Taniguchi EDN/HLT, FIN  SR70
SCR153
Divided We Fail Campaign
SUPPORTING THE "DIVIDED WE FAIL" CAMPAIGN.
(S ) 4/22/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-22-08. CHUN OAKLAND HLT/HSH  SR83
SCR158 SD1
DOE; Kihei High School
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO PURSUE A FINANCING AGREEMENT FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW KIHEI HIGH SCHOOL ON MAUI AND TO CONSIDER A DESIGN-BUILD APPROACH FOR THE SCHOOL.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. BAKER, Chun Oakland, English, Fukunaga, Ige, Ihara, Sakamoto, Taniguchi, Tsutsui EDN, FIN  SR86
SCR180
University of Hawaii Revenue Maximization
OFFERING SUPPORT TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII IN ITS EFFORTS TO ENHANCE AND DIVERSIFY ITS SOURCES OF REVENUE AND MAXIMIZE USE OF ITS FACILITIES.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. KOKUBUN HED, FIN  SR103
SCR196 SD1
Auditor; Sunrise Review; Health Insurance; Autism
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO ASSESS THE SOCIAL AND FINANCIAL IMPACTS OF REQUIRING HEALTH INSURERS TO PROVIDE COVERAGE FOR THE DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS.
(S ) 4/29/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-29-08. IGE, BAKER, Fukunaga, Menor HLT/CPC
SCR200 SD1
Financial Audit of Hawaii Centers for Independent Living
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT AUDIT OF THE HAWAII CENTERS FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING.
(S ) 4/25/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-25-08. IHARA, Baker, Chun Oakland, Fukunaga, Kim, Nishihara, Tsutsui HSH/LMG
SCR208 SD1
Kalaupapa; Acknowledgment and Apology
RECOGNIZING, ACKNOWLEDGING, AND EXPRESSING GRATITUDE TO THE PEOPLE OF KALAUPAPA AND THEIR FAMILIES FOR THEIR GREAT SACRIFICES AND HARDSHIPS AS A RESULT OF THEIR FORCED ISOLATION, WHICH AT THE TIME WAS BELIEVED TO PROTECT THE PUBLIC'S HEALTH, AND APOLOGIZING TO THE PEOPLE OF KALAUPAPA AND THEIR FAMILIES FOR ANY HARSH RESTRICTIONS THAT CAUSED THEM UNDUE PAIN AS THE RESULT OF FORMER GOVERNMENT POLICIES SURROUNDING LEPROSY.
(S ) 5/2/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 05-02-08. ENGLISH, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, ESPERO, GABBARD, HANABUSA, HEE, TOKUDA, TSUTSUI, Bunda, Fukunaga, Ige, Ihara, Inouye, Kim, Kokubun, Nishihara, Taniguchi, Trimble TAC  SR122
SCR210 HD1
Approving THE ACTION OF THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES RELATING TO A LAND EXCHANGE.
APPROVING THE ACTION OF THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES RELATING TO A LAND EXCHANGE.
(S ) 5/8/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 05-08-08. HEE WLH  SR124
SCR212 SD2
DBEDT; Auditor; Procurement and Expenditure Practices
REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO INVESTIGATE PROCUREMENT AND EXPENDITURE PRACTICES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM AND SELECTED ATTACHED AGENCIES.
(S ) 4/22/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-22-08. KIM, HOOSER, Chun Oakland, Ige, Ihara, Inouye, Nishihara, Sakamoto, Tsutsui LMG
SCR220
DOE; Project Graduation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONSIDER CONTINUING PROJECT GRADUATION TRAINING THROUGH DRIVER EDUCATION UNDERWRITERS' FEES AS PART OF TRAFFIC SAFETY EDUCATION.
(S ) 4/29/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-29-08. SAKAMOTO EDN
SCR222
Exempt Civil Service Employees
REQUESTING STATE DEPARTMENTS TO CONVERT EXEMPT EMPLOYEES TO CIVIL SERVICE IN ACCORDANCE WITH ACT 253, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2000, AND ACT 300, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2006.
(S ) 4/23/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-23-08. TANIGUCHI LAB
SCR225 SD1
Report Title: SFCA; State Art Museum
ACKNOWLEDGING THE WORK OF THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS IN SUPPORTING ARTS AND CULTURE IN HAWAII, AND REQUESTING THAT AS AGENCIES MOVE FROM THE NO. 1 CAPITOL DISTRICT BUILDING, THE VACATED SPACE SHALL BE ASSIGNED TO THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS AND THE STATE ART MUSEUM.
(S ) 5/2/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 05-02-08. TANIGUCHI TAC  SR132
SCR234
Geographically Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers
REQUESTING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO INTRODUCE AND SUPPORT FEDERAL LEGISLATION TO IMPROVE THE VIABILITY OF HAWAII'S GEOGRAPHICALLY DISADVANTAGED FARMERS AND RANCHERS.
(S ) 5/2/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 05-02-08. TOKUDA, Kokubun TRN  SR137
SCR236
Appointment of Auditor, LRB Director, Ombudsman
CALLING FOR A JOINT SESSION OF THE LEGISLATURE FOR THE PURPOSE OF APPOINTING THE AUDITOR, THE DIRECTOR OF THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU, AND THE OMBUDSMAN.
(S ) 4/25/2008 - Received notice of Adoption in House (Hse. Com. No. 809). HANABUSA
SR2
Special Senate Investigative Committee; Procurement
ESTABLISHING A SENATE SPECIAL INVESTIGATIVE COMMITTEE TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION OF THE AWARD OF A CONTRACT BY THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM TO H2 ENERGY LLC TO MANAGE THE HYDROGEN INVESTMENT CAPITAL SPECIAL FUND IN 2007, WHICH WAS SUBSEQUENTLY ORDERED TO BE RESCINDED.
(S ) 1/25/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 01/25/2008. KIM
SR3
Shifting the Year of the Family Celebration from 2008 to 2009
REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO RESCHEDULE THE YEAR OF THE FAMILY CELEBRATION FROM 2008 TO 2009.
(S ) 3/7/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 03-07-08. CHUN OAKLAND HSP  SCR8
SR11 SD1
Ornamental Reef Fish; Administrative Rules; Creation of FRA's
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO DEVELOP AND ADOPT ADMINISTRATIVE RULES REGARDING THE CREATION AND ENFORCEMENT OF LIMITS FOR THE COLLECTION OF ORNAMENTAL REEF FISH AND URGING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF FISH REPLENISHMENT AREAS FOR THE WATERS OF OAHU AND MAUI TO REGULATE THE COLLECTION OF ORNAMENTAL, NON-CONSUMPTIVE FISH ONLY.
(S ) 4/10/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-10-08. BAKER, Chun Oakland, English, Espero, Nishihara, Trimble, Tsutsui WTL  SCR17
SR14 SD1
Study; cervical cancer immunization
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ASSESS THE ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF REQUIRING CERVICAL CANCER VACCINATIONS FOR GIRLS BEFORE THEY ENTER THE SEVENTH GRADE.
(S ) 4/10/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-10-08. CHUN OAKLAND, INOUYE, TOKUDA HTH/EDU  HR50SCR20
SR15
Maui Health Initiatives Task Force; Tax Recommendations; Study
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION TO REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON IMPLEMENTING THE TAX INCENTIVE RECOMMENDATION OF THE MAUI HEALTH INITIATIVE TASK FORCE TO ENCOURAGE THE FORMATION OF AN ADEQUATE MEDICAL SERVICES INFRASTRUCTURE TO CARE FOR THE RESIDENTS OF MAUI.
(S ) 4/14/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-14-08. TSUTSUI, BAKER, ENGLISH HTH/EDT, WAM  SCR34
SR19 SD1
National Monument for Women
REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO AUTHORIZE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NATIONAL MONUMENT FOR WOMEN IN WASHINGTON, D.C., TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR THE LEADERSHIP CONTRIBUTIONS OF AMERICA'S WOMEN.
(S ) 3/11/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 03-11-08. HANABUSA (BR) HSP/IGM  SCR44
SR22 SD1
F-14 Tomcat Stamp
RESPECTFULLY REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE TO COMMEMORATE THE HONORABLE SERVICE OF THE U.S. NAVY'S F-14 TOMCAT IN DEFENDING FREEDOM.
(S ) 3/7/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 03-07-08. CHUN OAKLAND, Espero, Nishihara IGM  SCR47
SR24
Greenhouse Gas Reduction
URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO AGREE TO AN ECONOMY-WIDE REDUCTION IN ITS GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS AND TO COMMIT THE UNITED STATES TO A BINDING INTERNATIONAL TREATY THAT WOULD RESULT IN A SIGNIFICANT AND RAPID GLOBAL REDUCTION IN ATMOSPHERIC GREENHOUSE GAS CONCENTRATION.
(S ) 1/30/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 01/30/2008. MENOR, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, ENGLISH, HOOSER, INOUYE, Bunda, Espero, Fukunaga, Gabbard, Hanabusa, Hee, Ige, Ihara, Kim, Kokubun, Nishihara, Sakamoto, Taniguchi, Tokuda, Tsutsui
SR25 SD1
Korea-United States Free Trade Agreement
URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO SUPPORT THE KOREA-UNITED STATES FREE TRADE AGREEMENT.
(S ) 3/28/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 03-28-08. KIM, ESPERO, FUKUNAGA, HANABUSA, HEE, INOUYE, NISHIHARA, Baker, Chun Oakland, English, Gabbard, Hooser, Ige, Ihara, Kokubun, Menor, Sakamoto, Slom, Taniguchi, Tokuda, Trimble, Tsutsui TIA  SCR51
SR26
Taiwan Visa Waiver
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM AND THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY TO IMPLEMENT PROGRAMS TO INCREASE VISITORS FROM TAIWAN, AND REQUESTING THE SECRETARY OF HOMELAND SECURITY TO EXPAND THE VISA WAIVER PROGRAM TO INCLUDE TAIWAN.
(S ) 3/7/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 03-07-08. ENGLISH TIA  SCR52
SR27 SD1
Taiwan Free Trade Agreement
REQUESTING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO ENTER INTO A FREE TRADE AGREEMENT WITH TAIWAN.
(S ) 3/7/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 03-07-08. ENGLISH TIA  SCR53
SR31 SD1
Voyaging Canoes; DLNR; Department of Transportation
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES IN COOPERATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP OF STAKEHOLDERS TO CONDUCT A STUDY AS TO THE FEASIBILITY OF PROVIDING A PERMANENT PORT AND DOCK FACILITY FOR THE VOYAGING CANOES HOKULE‘A, MAKALI‘I, HOKUALAKA‘I, NANAHOE, AND MO‘OKIHA AND TO RECOMMEND A LOCATION FOR SUCH A FACILITY.
(S ) 4/11/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-11-08. HANABUSA (BR) WTL/AHW/TIA  SCR 59
SR32
Senate Administrative and Financial Manual; Amendments
AMENDING THE SENATE ADMINISTRATIVE AND FINANCIAL MANUAL OF THE SENATE OF THE TWENTY-FOURTH LEGISLATURE.
(S ) 2/12/2008 - Adopted. KIM
SR36 SD1
Domestic Violence; Purple Ribbon and Purple Arm Band Campaign
ENCOURAGING PARTICIPATION IN THE PURPLE RIBBON AND PURPLE ARM BAND CAMPAIGN AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
(S ) 3/27/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 03-27-08. CHUN OAKLAND HSP  SCR63
SR40 SD1
Language Access Month; Language Access Study
URGING THE LEGISLATURE TO DECLARE SEPTEMBER AS LANGUAGE ACCESS MONTH AND REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF LANGUAGE ACCESS TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY ON ESTABLISHING A STATEWIDE CENTRALIZED LANGUAGE ACCESS RESOURCE CENTER.
(S ) 4/11/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-11-08. MENOR, Baker, Bunda, Chun Oakland, English, Espero, Fukunaga, Hanabusa, Hee, Ige, Inouye, Kim, Kokubun, Nishihara, Sakamoto, Taniguchi, Tokuda, Tsutsui JDL/TSG  SCR67
SR42 SD1
World Ocean Day; June 8th
REQUESTING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO PROCLAIM JUNE 8TH OF EVERY YEAR AS WORLD OCEAN DAY.
(S ) 4/8/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-08-08. NISHIHARA, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, ENGLISH, HOOSER, SAKAMOTO, TOKUDA, Fukunaga, Kim WTL  SCR77
SR43
COFA; Federal Assistance; Legislative Support
SUPPORTING FEDERAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR PERSONS PRESENT IN THE UNITED STATES UNDER THE COMPACTS OF FREE ASSOCIATION.
(S ) 4/14/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-14-08. ENGLISH IGM/TIA  SCR78
SR44
TB Screening & Treatment; Public Housing
REQUESTING TUBERCULOSIS SCREENING AND TREATMENT FOR RESIDENTS OF PUBLIC HOUSING AND EMERGENCY TRANSITIONAL SHELTER HOUSING.
(S ) 3/31/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 03-31-08. ENGLISH HTH/HSP  SCR79
SR47 SD2
Condominiums; Emergency Preparedness
URGING ASSOCIATIONS OF APARTMENT OWNERS AND CONDOMINIUM UNIT OWNERS' ASSOCIATIONS IN THE STATE TO DEVELOP EMERGENCY AND EVACUATION PLANS FOR RESIDENTS, INCLUDING PROVISIONS FOR SENIORS AND RESIDENTS WITH SPECIAL HEALTH NEEDS.
(S ) 4/8/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-08-08. IHARA, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, TRIMBLE, Bunda, Fukunaga, Hee, Kim, Nishihara, Slom HSP, CPH  SCR85
SR52 SD1
Special Education; Rights of Parents
ESTABLISHING A PUBLIC FINANCIAL EDUCATION AND ASSET-BUILDING TASK FORCE.
(S ) 4/11/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-11-08. CHUN OAKLAND HSP  SCR92
SR53 SD2
State Building Code; Assisted Living Facilities
URGING THE STATE BUILDING CODE COUNCIL TO ADOPT EXPEDITIOUSLY PROVISIONS IN THE INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE, 2006 EDITION, RELATING TO PHYSICAL ASSISTANCE IN EVACUATION FOR RESIDENTS IN ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES OR SIMILAR FACILITIES.
(S ) 4/10/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-10-08. INOUYE, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND, English, Espero, Fukunaga, Gabbard, Hooser, Kokubun, Menor, Nishihara, Sakamoto, Tokuda HSP/IGM, TSG  SCR93
SR55
Study on Conducting a Hawaii State Geological Survey
REQUESTING A STUDY ON ESTABLISHING A HAWAII STATE GEOLOGICAL SURVEY.
(S ) 4/14/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-14-08. HEE WTL, WAM  SCR95
SR56
Sheriff Division; Headquarters; Site Locations
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO IDENTIFY, DURING THE 2009 REGULAR SESSION, TWO POSSIBLE LOCATIONS TO USE AS A HEADQUARTERS SITE FOR THE SHERIFF DIVISION.
(S ) 4/2/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-02-08. ESPERO, CHUN OAKLAND, INOUYE, Gabbard, Nishihara, Whalen PBS  SCR101
SR57 SD1
Deputy Sheriffs; Increase Salaries; Improve Benefits
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENTS OF PUBLIC SAFETY AND HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT TO INCREASE THE SALARIES AND IMPROVE THE BENEFITS THAT ARE PROVIDED TO DEPUTY SHERIFFS.
(S ) 4/14/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-14-08. ESPERO, CHUN OAKLAND, Gabbard, Inouye, Nishihara PBS/JDL  SCR102
SR59 SD1
Task Force; Protocols; First Response; Child Protective Services
CALLING ON THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO ESTABLISH PROTOCOLS AND TRAINING PROGRAMS FOR FIRST RESPONDERS IN CHILD PROTECTIVE AWARENESS SKILLS.
(S ) 4/4/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-04-08. CHUN OAKLAND HSP/PBS  SCR105
SR60
DOT; Construct More Roundabouts
ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND COUNTY TRANSPORTATION AGENCIES TO ACTIVELY SEEK OPPORTUNITIES TO CONSTRUCT MORE ROUNDABOUTS INSTEAD OF SIGNALIZED, RIGHT-ANGLE INTERSECTIONS IN THE STATE.
(S ) 3/28/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 03-28-08. ENGLISH TIA/IGM  SCR108
SR64 SD1
Earned-Time; Parole; Early Parole Eligibility Program
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO RESEARCH AND STUDY EARLY PAROLE ELIGIBILITY PROGRAMS THAT REDUCE THE MINIMUM PERIOD OF TIME THAT HAWAII INMATES MUST WAIT TO BECOME ELIGIBLE FOR PAROLE.
(S ) 4/8/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-08-08. ESPERO, Sakamoto, Whalen PBS  SCR125
SR65
Global Warming Task Force
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ESTABLISH A GLOBAL WARMING TASK FORCE TO ASSESS THE IMPACTS OF GLOBAL WARMING ON THE STATE.
(S ) 4/10/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-10-08. NISHIHARA ENE  SCR126
SR68 SD1
Toxic Consumer Products; Phthalates; Bisphenol-A; Child Safety
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO MONITOR RESEARCH THAT IS BEING CONDUCTED TO INVESTIGATE THE RISKS INVOLVED IN THE USE OF BISPHENOL-A AND PHTHALATES IN CONSUMER PRODUCTS, INCLUDING CHILDREN'S TOYS AND CHILDCARE PRODUCTS.
(S ) 4/14/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-14-08. CHUN OAKLAND, BAKER, IGE, KIM, NISHIHARA HTH/HSP  SCR132
SR76
Important Agricultural Lands; Galbraith Lands
URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, OFFICE OF PLANNING, LAND USE COMMISSION, HONOLULU CITY COUNCIL, AND CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TO SUPPORT AND FURTHER THE DESIGNATION OF GALBRAITH LANDS AS IMPORTANT AGRICULTURAL LANDS, AND PRESERVE AND PERPETUATE THEM AS AGRICULTURAL LANDS.
(S ) 4/11/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-11-08. BUNDA AHW/WTL/IGM  SCR144
SR78 SD1
DBEDT Voluntary Program; Polystyrene Foam Alternative Products
REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A VOLUNTARY COMPLIANCE PROGRAM TO ENCOURAGE COMMUNITIES AND BUSINESSES TO CONVERT TO EXPANDED POLYSTYRENE FOAM ALTERNATIVE PRODUCTS.
(S ) 5/2/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 05-02-08. BUNDA, CHUN OAKLAND, ENGLISH, FUKUNAGA, HOOSER, INOUYE, Baker, Espero, Gabbard, Hee, Hemmings, Ige, Kokubun, Nishihara, Sakamoto, Slom, Tokuda, Trimble ENE/EDT  SCR146
SR79 SD1
Kawainui/Hamakua Marsh Complex; Ho‘olaulima ia Kawainui
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO REGULARLY CONSULT WITH HO‘OLAULIMA IA KAWAINUI TO COORDINATE EFFORTS TO PROTECT, CONSERVE, AND RESTORE THE NATURAL, CULTURAL, AND SCENIC RESOURCES OF THE KAWAINUI/HAMAKUA MARSH COMPLEX AND RELATED WATERWAYS.
(S ) 4/15/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-15-08. TOKUDA, IGE WTL  SCR147
SR82 SD1
Kukui Gardens; Mayor Wright Homes; Master Plan (SD1)
REQUESTING THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY AND THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO CONVENE A WORKING GROUP TO CREATE REDEVELOPMENT MASTER PLANS FOR KUKUI GARDENS AND MAYOR WRIGHT HOMES.
(S ) 4/11/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-10-08. CHUN OAKLAND HSP/CPH  SCR152
SR83
Divided We Fail Campaign
SUPPORTING THE "DIVIDED WE FAIL" CAMPAIGN.
(S ) 4/8/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-08-08. CHUN OAKLAND HTH/HSP/IGM  SCR153
SR88 SD1
Tax Credits; Tax Exemptions; Reports; Evaluations
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION TO REPORT THE FISCAL IMPACT AND RATE OF USAGE BY TAXPAYERS OF VARIOUS TAX CREDITS AND EXEMPTIONS UNDER CHAPTERS 235, 237, 239, AND 244D, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
(S ) 4/11/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-11-08. FUKUNAGA, BAKER, Espero, Ige, Slom EDT, WAM  SCR162
SR89 SD1
General Excise Tax; Manufacturer's Representative; Commissions
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION TO EXAMINE THE PAYMENT OF GENERAL EXCISE TAXES ON ALL COMMISSIONS EARNED BY MANUFACTURER'S SALES REPRESENTATIVES FROM SALES OF IMPORTED TANGIBLE PERSONAL PROPERTY THAT IS PURCHASED BY A CONSUMER DIRECTLY FROM THE MANUFACTURER.
(S ) 4/11/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-11-08. FUKUNAGA, BAKER, Espero, Ige EDT, WAM  SCR163
SR91 SD1
Hawaii Tourism Authority; Visitor Drowning Education and Information
REQUESTING THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY, IN COOPERATION AND CONJUNCTION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SCHOOL OF OCEAN AND EARTH SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, HONOLULU EMERGENCY SERVICES DEPARTMENT, AND APPROPRIATE WATER SAFETY ORGANIZATIONS TO FURNISH, AS PART OF A MULTI-LINGUAL INFORMATION AND EDUCATION PROGRAM, INFORMATION FOR VISITORS ON WATER SAFETY AND RECREATIONAL HAZARDS.
(S ) 4/17/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-17-08. HOOSER, CHUN OAKLAND, Espero, Kim TSG  SCR166
SR108 SD1
HCDA; Draft Mauka Area Plan; Mauka Area Rules
REQUESTING THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO DEFER DECISIONS ON ANY APPLICATIONS FOR ZONING CHANGES UNTIL THE COMPLETION OF THE SUPPLEMENTAL ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT PROCESS AND THE SUBSEQUENT ADOPTION OF THE DRAFT MAUKA AREA PLAN AND THE MAUKA AREA RULES.
(S ) 4/11/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-11-08. FUKUNAGA, Chun Oakland, English, Hee, Ihara, Inouye, Slom WTL  SCR189
SR115 SD1
Leahi Hospital; Long-Term Care; Health; Task Force
REQUESTING THE HAWAII HEALTH SYSTEMS CORPORATION TO ESTABLISH A TASK FORCE TO ASSIST IN DEVELOPING A MASTER PLAN FOR LONG-TERM CARE FOR LEAHI HOSPITAL.
(S ) 4/2/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-02-08. IHARA, CHUN OAKLAND, Baker, Fukunaga, Kim, Nishihara, Tsutsui HSP/HTH  SCR201
SR116 SD1
RICHARDSON SCHOOL OF LAW; ADULT CARE HOMES.
REQUESTING THE WILLIAM S. RICHARDSON SCHOOL OF LAW TO FACILITATE A DISCUSSION TO ADDRESS THE IMPACT OF TYPE II ADULT RESIDENTIAL CARE HOME FACILITIES ON RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBORHOODS.
(S ) 4/10/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-10-08. IHARA, Baker, Chun Oakland, Fukunaga, Kim, Nishihara, Tsutsui HSP/EDU  SCR202
SR118 SD1
Natural Disaster Preparedness Training for At-Risk Communities
REQUESTING THE NATIONAL DISASTER PREPAREDNESS TRAINING CENTER TO DEVELOP A PROGRAM FOR PRIVATE, GOVERNMENTAL, AND NON-PROFIT ENTITIES WITH AN EMPHASIS ON AT-RISK COMMUNITIES.
(S ) 4/8/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-08-08. IHARA, CHUN OAKLAND, Fukunaga HSP/IGM/EDU  SCR204
SR119 SD1
National Guard; Educational Benefits
REQUESTING THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TO EXTEND THE TIME FOR ELIGIBILITY TO RECEIVE EDUCATIONAL BENEFITS FOR GUARD SERVICEMEMBERS WHO HAVE SERVED ON ACTIVE DUTY.
(S ) 4/11/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-11-08. IHARA, Espero, Nishihara, Sakamoto, Whalen IGM/EDU  SCR205
SR120
Commemorating Queen Liliuokalani's Birthday
RECOGNIZING AND ACKNOWLEDGING SEPTEMBER 2ND OF EVERY YEAR AS QUEEN LILIU‘OKALANI’S BIRTHDAY IN THE STATE OF HAWAI‘I, A NON-STATE HOLIDAY, AND COMMEMORATING QUEEN LILIU‘OKALANI FOR HER OUTSTANDING COURAGE AND DEDICATION TO HER PEOPLE IN THE FACE OF OPPRESSION.
(S ) 4/11/2008 - Report and Resolution Adopted. ENGLISH, CHUN OAKLAND, Baker, Bunda, Fukunaga, Gabbard, Hanabusa, Hee, Ige, Ihara, Inouye, Kim, Kokubun, Nishihara, Sakamoto, Slom, Tsutsui AHW/EDT  SCR206
SR121 SD1
State Capitol; Hawaiian Language
REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO HAVE ALL SIGNS AT THE STATE CAPITOL PRINTED IN ENGLISH AND HAWAIIAN.
(S ) 4/14/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-14-08. ENGLISH, CHUN OAKLAND, TOKUDA, Baker, Bunda, Fukunaga, Gabbard, Hanabusa, Hee, Ige, Ihara, Kim, Kokubun, Slom, Tsutsui AHW/TSG  SCR207
SR132 SD1
Report Title: SFCA; State Art Museum
ACKNOWLEDGING THE WORK OF THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS IN SUPPORTING ARTS AND CULTURE IN HAWAII, AND REQUESTING THAT AS AGENCIES MOVE FROM THE NO. 1 CAPITOL DISTRICT BUILDING, THE VACATED SPACE SHALL BE ASSIGNED TO THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS AND THE STATE ART MUSEUM.
(S ) 4/8/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-08-08. TANIGUCHI EDT  SCR225
SR137
Geographically Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers
REQUESTING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO INTRODUCE AND SUPPORT FEDERAL LEGISLATION TO IMPROVE THE VIABILITY OF HAWAII'S GEOGRAPHICALLY DISADVANTAGED FARMERS AND RANCHERS.
(S ) 4/11/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-11-08. TOKUDA, KOKUBUN AHW/IGM  SCR234
SR138 SD1
Applied Archaeology Program; Archaeological Working Group
REQUESTING THAT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI‘I AT MANOA EXPAND UPON A MASTER OF ARTS PROGRAM IN APPLIED ARCHAEOLOGY, THAT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI‘I AT HILO ESTABLISH A GRADUATE PROGRAM IN CULTURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT, AND THAT THE STATE HISTORICAL PRESERVATION DIVISION REVIVE ITS ARCHAEOLOGICAL WORKING GROUP.
(S ) 4/25/2008 - Certified copies of resolutions sent, 04-25-08. TOKUDA, English, Kokubun EDU/AHW/EDT/WTL  SCR235
SR139
Returning All Bills, Concurrent Resolutions, & Resolutions to Clerk's Desk
RETURNING ALL BILLS, CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS, AND RESOLUTIONS TO THE CLERK'S DESK.
(S ) 5/1/2008 - Resolution Adopted. HOOSER, HEMMINGS
SR140
Authorizing the President to Approve the Journal of this Senate for the Sixtieth Day
AUTHORIZING THE PRESIDENT TO APPROVE THE JOURNAL OF THIS SENATE FOR THE SIXTIETH DAY.
(S ) 5/1/2008 - Resolution Adopted. HOOSER, HEMMINGS
SR141
Printing of the Senate Journal
RELATING TO THE PRINTING OF THE JOURNAL OF THE SENATE.
(S ) 5/1/2008 - Resolution Adopted. HOOSER, HEMMINGS
SR142
President Work Authorization of Employees
AUTHORIZING THE PRESIDENT TO DESIGNATE THE EMPLOYEES WHO WILL WORK AFTER ADJOURNMENT.
(S ) 5/1/2008 - Resolution Adopted. HOOSER, HEMMINGS
SR143
Completion of Work of the Twenty-Fourth Legislature
REGARDING COMPLETION OF THE WORK OF THE TWENTY-FOURTH LEGISLATURE SUBSEQUENT TO THE ADJOURNMENT THEREOF.
(S ) 5/1/2008 - Resolution Adopted. HOOSER, HEMMINGS
SR144
Adjourn Sine Die
INFORMING THE HOUSE AND GOVERNOR THAT THE SENATE IS READY TO ADJOURN SINE DIE.
(H ) 5/1/2008 - Received notice of Adoption (Sen. Com. No. 747). HOOSER, HEMMINGS