31st Legislature, 2021
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Senate District 24
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 231
phone: 808-587-7215
fax: 808-587-7220
senkeohokalole@Capitol.hawaii.gov
Member of the following committees:
District Information
24th Senatorial District Map - Kāne‘ohe, MCBH, Kailua, He‘eia, ‘Āhuimanu

Schools for Senate District 24:
1.   Ahuimanu Elementary
2.   Aikahi Elementary
3.   Ben Parker Elementary
4.   Castle High School
5.   Hakipuu Learning Center PCS
6.   Heeia Elementary
7.   Kaelepulu Elementary
8.   Kailua High
9.   Kalaheo High
10. Kaneohe Elementary
11. Kapunahala Elementary
12. Ke Kula O Kamakau
13. King Intermediate
14. Maunawili Elementary
15. Mokapu Elementary
16. Olomana Elementary
17. Puohala Elementary
SENATOR'S INSIGHTS!
2018-2020 Hawaii State Senate
•  2021-present Chair, Committee on Health
    •  Majority Floor Leader
•  2019-2020 Chair, Committee on Technology

2015-2018 Hawaii State House of Representatives
•  2017-2018 Vice-Chair, Committee on Economic Development & Business
    •  Member, Committee on Finance
    •  Member, Committee on Labor & Public Employment
    •  Majority Policy Leader
•  2015-2016 Vice-Chair, Committee on Labor & Public Employment
    •  Member, Committee on Finance
    •  Member, Committee on Transportation

Awards
•  2017 Startup Paradise Champion of the Year
Measures Introduced
 Title
SB1 SD1 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB3 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB4 SD2 RELATING TO INCLUSIONARY ZONING.
SB5 RELATING TO HOUSING SAVINGS ACCOUNTS.
SB7 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.
SB8 RELATING TO COUNTIES.
SB13 RELATING TO THE CONVEYANCE TAX.
SB24 RELATING TO LEASEHOLD CONDOMINIUMS ON STATE LAND.
SB26 SD1 RELATING TO INDIVIDUAL HOUSING ACCOUNTS.
SB36 SD2 RELATING TO RENTAL DISCRIMINATION.
SB37 RELATING TO THE MORTGAGE INTEREST DEDUCTION.
SB41 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB57 SD2 RELATING TO VEHICLE INSPECTIONS.
SB60 SD1 RELATING TO SPECIAL NUMBER PLATES.
SB63 RELATING TO ELECTRONIC SMOKING DEVICES.
SB65 SD1 RELATING TO INTOXICATING LIQUOR.
SB138 SD1 RELATING TO TOBACCO TAXES.
SB149 RELATING TO PROPERTY FORFEITURE.
SB156 RELATING TO VIOLATION OF PRIVACY.
SB159 SD1 RELATING TO VOTING.
SB160 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB163 SD1 RELATING TO CHILDHOOD SEXUAL ABUSE.
SB164 RELATING TO ELECTRIFICATION OF STATE VEHICLES.
SB165 RELATING TO FIREWORKS
SB166 RELATING TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE.
SB167 RELATING TO THE STATE PLAN.
SB168 RELATING TO HELICOPTERS.
SB169 RELATING TO RANKED CHOICE VOTING.
SB225 SD1 RELATING TO INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS.
SB230 RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS.
SB231 RELATING TO SEA LEVEL RISE ADAPTATION.
SB240 RELATING TO MASK AND QUARANTINE VIOLATIONS.
SB243 SD1 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
SB246 SD1 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT.
SB294 SD1 RELATING TO PROPERTY FORFEITURE.
SB311 RELATING TO ENERGY.
SB317 RELATING TO HEMP.
SB318 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
SB319 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
SB320 RELATING TO TAX RETURN PREPARERS.
SB321 SD1 RELATING TO INCREASING THE PAYMENT AMOUNT FOR THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS' PRO RATA SHARE OF THE PUBLIC LAND TRUST.
SB322 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
SB323 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB324 SD1 RELATING TO THE PRACTICE OF MEDICINE.
SB325 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
SB326 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB368 RELATING TO CESSPOOL CONVERSION.
SB369 SD1 RELATING TO WASTEWATER SYSTEMS.
SB371 RELATING TO SEA LEVEL RISE ADAPTATION.
SB468 RELATING TO SCHOOL IMPACT FEES.
SB493 SD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB500 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
SB501 RELATING TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY.
SB503 RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS.
SB511 RELATING TO LITTER CONTROL.
SB512 SD2 RELATING TO SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM INCENTIVES.
SB556 SD1 RELATING TO GRANTS.
SB575 RELATING TO THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY.
SB591 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTIONS.
SB592 RELATING TO THE UNIFORM INFORMATION PRACTICES ACT.
SB593 RELATING TO DIGITAL IDENTIFICATION.
SB597 SD2 RELATING TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE.
SB603 RELATING TO CONSUMER PROTECTION.
SB604 RELATED TO PRESCRIPTION DRUG COSTS.
SB605 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
SB621 RELATING TO TOBACCO PRODUCTS.
SB661 SD1 RELATING TO BOARD MEETINGS.
SB662 SD1 RELATING TO TAX CREDITS.
SB665 RELATING TO VIOLATIONS OF CAMPAIGN FINANCE LAW.
SB697 SD1 RELATING TO KALAUPAPA MONTH.
SB698 SD1 RELATING TO COMMUNITY MEETINGS.
SB712 SD1 RELATING TO THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE.
SB713 RELATING TO THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE.
SB716 RELATING TO CORAL.
SB717 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT.
SB722 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB731 RELATING TO THE HAWAII INTERAGENCY COUNCIL FOR TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT.
SB733 RELATING TO IMPORTANT HOUSING LANDS.
SB743 RELATING TO PERMIT PROCESSING.
SB746 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB751 RELATING TO BLOOD DONATIONS.
SB752 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
SB753 RELATING TO SEX TRAFFICKING.
SB754 RELATING TO OPERATING A VEHICLE WHILE INTOXICATED.
SB755 SD1 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB756 SD2 RELATING TO ELECTRIC VEHICLES.
SB757 RELATING TO SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS TO ASSIST LE JARDIN ACADEMY, INC.
SB761 RELATING TO MOPEDS.
SB762 SD1 RELATING TO STATE CAPITOL FACILITIES.
SB763 RELATING TO ELECTRIC VEHICLES.
SB764 SD1 RELATING TO HUMAN TRAFFICKING.
SB765 SD2 RELATING TO OPERATING A VEHICLE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF AN INTOXICANT.
SB766 RELATING TO MOTOR CARRIER PENALTIES.
SB767 SD1 RELATING TO CANNABIS.
SB768 SD2 RELATING TO ZERO-EMISSION VEHICLES.
SB785 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB786 RELATING TO REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS.
SB797 SD1 RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF ENTERPRISE TECHNOLOGY SERVICES.
SB815 SD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION FUNDING.
SB823 RELATING TO CHILDHOOD SEXUAL ABUSE.
SB830 SD1 RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT.
SB839 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB856 RELATING TO MEDICAL EQUIPMENT.
SB872 RELATING TO THE COMMISSION ON WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT.
SB873 SD1 RELATING TO CONTESTED CASES.
SB874 RELATING TO WATER RIGHTS.
SB875 RELATING TO EXPEDITED AGENCY HEARINGS.
SB876 RELATING TO HISTORIC PRESERVATION REVIEWS.
SB877 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION.
SB878 RELATING TO THE COUNTY BOARDS OF WATER SUPPLY.
SB879 RELATING TO COUNTIES.
SB880 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB881 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB882 SD1 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB884 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT.
SB885 RELATING TO THE CHILD PROTECTIVE ACT.
SB891 SD2 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT.
SB892 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT.
SB894 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB904 RELATING TO PROPERTY.
SB952 RELATING TO PAROLE.
SB969 SD1 RELATING TO ANIMAL FUR PRODUCTS.
SB970 SD2 RELATING TO TELEHEALTH.
SB976 SD1 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB977 RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS' PRO RATA SHARE OF PUBLIC TRUST LAND REVENUES.
SB1008 SD2 RELATING TO AUTONOMOUS TRANSPORTATION.
SB1009 RELATING TO PRIVACY.
SB1016 SD1 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES.
SB1018 SD2 RELATING TO EFFECTIVE GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS.
SB1019 RELATING TO BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND HOMELESS SERVICES.
SB1020 RELATING TO FIREWORKS.
SB1021 SD2 RELATING TO BURIALS.
SB1022 RELATING TO PUBLIC HEALTH PLANNING.
SB1230 SD1 RELATING TO STATEWIDE HEALTH PLANNING.
SB1231 SD2 RELATING TO STATEWIDE HEALTH PLANNING.
SB1232 SD1 RELATING TO LIQUOR.
SB1233 SD1 RELATING TO THE VENDING FACILITIES PROGRAM.
SB1234 SD1 RELATING TO PANDEMIC RESPONSE.
SB1268 RELATING TO ELECTION CAMPAIGNS.
SB1269 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB1290 RELATING TO UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE.
SB1310 RELATING TO COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT.
SB1312 RELATING TO ECONOMIC SUSTAINABILITY.
SB1315 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB1316 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB1317 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC LAND TRUST FUNDS.
SB1318 SD1 RELATING TO KULEANA LANDS.
SB1319 RELATING TO HAWAIIAN FISHPONDS.
SB1320 RELATING TO REGENERATIVE TOURISM.
SB1321 RELATING TO GAMING.
SB1322 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.
SB1323 SD1 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
SB1331 RELATING TO DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION.
SB1332 SD1 RELATING TO CANNABIS.
SB1333 SD2 RELATING TO THE UNIFORM CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT.
SB1334 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY.
SB1335 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE TWENTY-FOURTH SENATORIAL DISTRICT.
SB1400 RELATING TO NATURAL RESOURCE PROTECTION.
SB1401 SD2 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB1402 SD2 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SCR4 REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF THE NECESSITY FOR THE CERTIFICATE OF NEED PROCESS UNDER CHAPTER 323D, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
SCR8 SD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY MISSING AND MURDERED NATIVE HAWAIIAN WOMEN AND GIRLS.
SCR9 CONVENING A TASK FORCE TO ADDRESS IMPLEMENTATION OF HAWAII'S STATE LAW COROLLARY TO TITLE IX IN LIGHT OF RECENT CHANGES TO FEDERAL TITLE IX REGULATIONS.
SCR54 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO CONDUCT AN ANALYSIS AND PROVIDE DATA ON THE NUMBER OF DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS BENEFICIARIES WHO HAVE APPLIED FOR AND NEED HOUSING IN EACH COUNTY, BY INCOME CLASSIFICATION, AND UNIT TYPE.
SCR55 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ADOPT ADMINISTRATIVE RULES TO STREAMLINE THE PROCESS FOR ALLOWING TRADITIONAL HAWAIIAN FARMING SYSTEMS ON CONSERVATION LANDS.
SCR56 SUPPORTING AN ECONOMIC TRANSITION THAT COMBATS CLIMATE CHANGE AND INCORPORATES CIRCULAR ECONOMY GOALS ROOTED IN ALOHA AINA PRINCIPLES.
SCR57 URGING THE COUNTIES TO EXPAND KULEANA PROPERTY TAX RELIEF TO FAMILY MEMBERS THAT HAVE CONTINUOUS OWNERSHIP OF ANCESTRAL LANDS.
SCR58 AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF A LEASE OF CERTAIN SUBMERGED LANDS AT KANEOHE BAY, KANEOHE, OAHU, FOR NON-COMMERCIAL BOAT PIER PURPOSES, BY PUBLIC AUCTION.
SCR59 URGING THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION TO APPROPRIATE ONE HUNDRED PER CENT OF LEASE REVENUES FROM COMMERCIAL PROPERTY USES TO HOMELAND LOT DEVELOPMENT.
SCR60 REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION TO ELIMINATE ITS BLOOD DONOR DEFERRAL POLICY ON THE COLLECTION OF BLOOD AND BLOOD COMPONENTS FROM MEN WHO HAVE SEX WITH MEN.
SCR61 REAFFIRMING THE STATE'S COMMITMENT TO COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE AND PRIORITIZE CLIMATE CHANGE LEGISLATION.
SR4 REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF THE NECESSITY FOR THE CERTIFICATE OF NEED PROCESS UNDER CHAPTER 323D, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
SR7 SD1 REQUESTING THE HAWAII STATE COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY MISSING AND MURDERED NATIVE HAWAIIAN WOMEN AND GIRLS.
SR8 CONVENING A TASK FORCE TO ADDRESS IMPLEMENTATION OF HAWAII'S STATE LAW COROLLARY TO TITLE IX IN LIGHT OF RECENT CHANGES TO FEDERAL TITLE IX REGULATIONS.
SR36 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO CONDUCT AN ANALYSIS AND PROVIDE DATA ON THE NUMBER OF DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS BENEFICIARIES WHO HAVE APPLIED FOR AND NEED HOUSING IN EACH COUNTY, BY INCOME CLASSIFICATION, AND UNIT TYPE.
SR37 URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES TO ADOPT ADMINISTRATIVE RULES TO STREAMLINE THE PROCESS FOR ALLOWING TRADITIONAL HAWAIIAN FARMING SYSTEMS ON CONSERVATION LANDS.
SR38 SUPPORTING AN ECONOMIC TRANSITION THAT COMBATS CLIMATE CHANGE AND INCORPORATES CIRCULAR ECONOMY GOALS ROOTED IN ALOHA AINA PRINCIPLES.
SR39 URGING THE COUNTIES TO EXPAND KULEANA PROPERTY TAX RELIEF TO FAMILY MEMBERS THAT HAVE CONTINUOUS OWNERSHIP OF ANCESTRAL LANDS.
SR40 AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF A LEASE OF CERTAIN SUBMERGED LANDS AT KANEOHE BAY, KANEOHE, OAHU, FOR NON-COMMERCIAL BOAT PIER PURPOSES, BY PUBLIC AUCTION.
SR41 URGING THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION TO APPROPRIATE ONE HUNDRED PER CENT OF LEASE REVENUES FROM COMMERCIAL PROPERTY USES TO HOMELAND LOT DEVELOPMENT.
SR42 REQUESTING THE UNITED STATES FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION TO ELIMINATE ITS BLOOD DONOR DEFERRAL POLICY ON THE COLLECTION OF BLOOD AND BLOOD COMPONENTS FROM MEN WHO HAVE SEX WITH MEN.
SR43 REAFFIRMING THE STATE'S COMMITMENT TO COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE AND PRIORITIZE CLIMATE CHANGE LEGISLATION.