31st Legislature, 2022
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Floor session convene time for January 28, 2022:
Senate: 11:30 a.m. | House of Representatives: 12:00 p.m.
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Senate District 14
Hawaii State Capitol
Room: 218
phone: 808-587-7200
fax: 808-587-7205
senkim@capitol.hawaii.gov

Member of the following committees:
District Information
14th Senatorial District Map - Kapalama, ‘Alewa, Kalihi Valley, Ft. Shafter, Moanalua Gardens & Valley, portions of Halawa and ‘Aiea

Neighborhood Boards
Liliha/Puunui/Alewa/Kamehameha Heights No. 14
Kalihi/Palama No. 15
Kalihi Valley No. 16
Aiea No. 20

Community Associations
Moanalua Gardens Community Association
Moanalua Valley Community Association
Experience
Previous Leadership Assignments
•  President, Hawai‘i State Senate (2013-2015)
•  Vice President, Hawai‘i State Senate (2003-2008, 2011-2013)
•  Chair, Committee on Tourism (2003-2006, 2011-2013)
•  Chair, Special Committee on Accountability (2011-2013)
•  Chair, Committee on Ways and Means (2009-2010)
•  Chair, Committee on Tourism and Intergovernmental Affairs (2001-2002)

Membership
•  National Foundation for Women Legislators (NFWL) - 2020‑2021 Board Chair, At-Large Position, Southwest Regional State Director, State Director
•  Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education Legislative Advisory Committee
•  National Conference of State Legislators Education Committee
•  National Association of Latino Elected & Appointed Officials
•  National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators
•  Board of Hispanic Caucus Chair
•  Women In Government - Hawaii State Director

Community Activity
•  Member, Kalihi Business Association
•  Member, Filipino Chamber of Commerce
•  Honorary Member, Hawai‘i Korean Chamber of Commerce
•  Member, Moanalua Lions Club
•  Board of Trustees, Palama Settlement
•  Member, Hawai‘i Korean Millenium Commission
•  Member, Special Committee on Studying Effects of Economy on Judiciary
Awards and Recognition
•  Partner in Education Award, Achieve3000 (2018)
•  Light of the Orient Award, Korean American Foundation of Hawaii (2015)
•  Legislator of the Year, Hawaii Wholesale Liquor Dealers Association Legislator of the Year (2014)
•  Legislator of the Year for the Friends of the Library of Hawaii (2012)
•  Distinguished Honoree by Public Schools of Hawaii Foundation (2012)
•  Outstanding City and County Administrator, American Society for Public Administration (1997)
•  Outstanding Alumni Award, Farrington High School (1997)
•  Hawai‘i Jaycee's Three Outstanding Young Persons (1988)
Measures Introduced
 Title
SB160 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB161 RELATING TO STATE BUILDING CONSTRUCTION.
SB165 RELATING TO FIREWORKS
SB166 RELATING TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE.
SB220 SD1 RELATING TO SERVICE-LEARNING.
SB227 SD1 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE SUN SCREENING DEVICES.
SB229 SD1 RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR.
SB230 RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS.
SB232 RELATING TO LITTERING.
SB234 RELATING TO TELEWORK.
SB241 SD1 RELATING TO MEDICAL CANNABIS.
SB335 SD2 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB337 SD2 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE.
SB338 SD2 RELATING TO A FOOD HUB PILOT PROGRAM.
SB339 SD2 RELATING TO THE IMPORTANT AGRICULTURAL LAND QUALIFIED AGRICULTURAL COST TAX CREDIT.
SB340 RELATING TO AGRICULTURAL LANDS.
SB341 SD2 RELATING TO TARO.
SB342 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES.
SB466 SD2 RELATING TO A SCHOOL FACILITIES AGENCY.
SB500 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
SB501 RELATING TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY.
SB503 RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS.
SB509 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB576 SD2 RELATING TO USED MOTOR VEHICLE PARTS.
SB577 SD1 RELATING TO FAMILY COURT.
SB583 RELATING TO STATE FUNDS.
SB586 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB590 SD1 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
SB591 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTIONS.
SB592 RELATING TO THE UNIFORM INFORMATION PRACTICES ACT.
SB593 RELATING TO DIGITAL IDENTIFICATION.
SB594 SD1 RELATING TO GENERAL EXCISE TAX.
SB595 RELATED TO SPORTS GAMBLING.
SB596 SD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY.
SB597 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE.
SB634 RELATING TO THE USE OF INTOXICANTS WHILE OPERATING A VEHICLE.
SB635 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB636 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB637 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB694 SD1 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB720 RELATING TO COUNTY COUNCIL MEETINGS.
SB753 RELATING TO SEX TRAFFICKING.
SB761 RELATING TO MOPEDS.
SB762 SD2 RELATING TO STATE CAPITOL FACILITIES.
SB763 RELATING TO ELECTRIC VEHICLES.
SB788 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB817 RELATING TO ATTACHMENT.
SB818 RELATING TO VACANT AND ABANDONED RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY.
SB821 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO CHILDREN.
SB822 RELATING TO CHILD WELFARE.
SB823 RELATING TO CHILDHOOD SEXUAL ABUSE.
SB825 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB826 SD1 RELATING TO SEX OFFENDERS.
SB827 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO BREAST CANCER SCREENING.
SB829 SD1 RELATING TO ABUSE OF FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS.
SB830 SD2 RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT.
SB831 RELATING TO SEX TRAFFICKING.
SB832 RELATING TO VICTIM-COUNSELOR PRIVILEGE.
SB833 RELATING TO SEXUAL ABUSE OF MINORS.
SB836 RELATING TO LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE.
SB837 RELATING TO CRIMES AGAINST SENIORS.
SB838 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO SERVICES FOR KUPUNA.
SB850 SD2 RELATING TO BROADBAND INFRASTRUCTURE FOR RURAL COMMUNITIES.
SB858 SD1 RELATING TO COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS.
SB886 SD1 RELATING TO SPEEDY TRIALS.
SB908 SD1 RELATING TO DRIVER'S LICENSES.
SB909 RELATING TO INTERNET ACCESS.
SB910 RELATING TO PUBLIC HOUSING.
SB914 RELATING TO BROADBAND ACCESS.
SB945 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE FOURTEENTH SENATORIAL DISTRICT.
SB946 SD2 RELATING TO COMMERCIAL PROPERTY RENT RELIEF.
SB1004 HD2 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB1023 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB1024 SD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB1269 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB1290 RELATING TO UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE.
SB1323 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
SB1328 RELATING TO ACADEMIC TENURE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
SB1351 RELATING TO STATE GOVERNMENT.
SB1381 SD1 RELATING TO CRIME.
SB1385 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB1390 RELATING TO BROADBAND INFRASTRUCTURE.
SB1393 RELATING TO THE RESEARCH CORPORATION OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
SB1394 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
SB1395 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS.
SB1416 RELATING TO FARMER EQUITY.
SB2076 RELATING TO BROADBAND SERVICE INFRASTRUCTURE.
SB2078 RELATING TO THE HAWAII TOURISM AUTHORITY.
SB2184 RELATING TO DIGITAL LEARNING.
SB2201 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB2202 RELATING TO VOLUNTEER MONTH.
SB2209 RELATING TO SEARCH AND RESCUE.
SB2279 RELATING TO CATALYTIC CONVERTERS.
SB2300 RELATING TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE.
SB2301 RELATING TO BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS.
SB2302 RELATING TO CHIEF PROCUREMENT OFFICERS.
SB2303 RELATING TO THE GENERAL EXCISE TAX.
SB2304 RELATING TO THE RESEARCH CORPORATION OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
SB2387 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB2400 RELATING TO HIGHWAYS.
SB2401 RELATING TO ADULT DENTAL MEDICAID BENEFITS.
SB2409 RELATING TO FARMER EQUITY.
SB2461 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE HAWAII HEALTHY AGING PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM.
SB2462 RELATING TO KUPUNA CARE.
SB2521 RELATING TO AGRICULTURAL BUILDINGS.
SB2563 RELATING TO TOBACCO PRODUCTS.
SB2564 RELATING TO AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS.
SB2598 RELATING TO UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANKS.
SB2614 RELATING TO FARM DWELLINGS.
SB2615 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF AGRICULTURE.
SB2616 RELATING TO SEARCH AND RESCUE.
SB2632 RELATING TO TEACHER COMPENSATION.
SB2635 RELATING TO COVERAGE FOR MAMMOGRAPHY.
SB2636 RELATING TO CIVIL RIGHTS.
SB2638 RELATING TO THE COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN.
SB2639 RELATING TO THE COMPREHENSIVE OFFENDER REENTRY SYSTEM.
SB2652 RELATING TO UNDERGROUND FUEL STORAGE TANKS.
SB2653 RELATING TO WATER QUALITY MANAGEMENT.
SB2665 RELATING TO THE PROTECTION OF TARO.
SB2668 RELATING TO THE LAND USE COMMISSION.
SB2677 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB2678 RELATING TO THE HAWAII STATE HEALTH INSURANCE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
SB2691 RELATING TO REFUNDABLE FOOD/EXCISE TAX CREDIT FOR SENIORS.
SB2758 RELATING TO DRIVER'S LICENSES.
SB2777 RELATING TO SEARCHES OF FEMALE INMATES.
SB2805 RELATING TO SMALL BUSINESS LOANS.
SB2807 RELATING TO THE HAWAII TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.
SB2819 RELATING TO TEACHER COMPENSATION.
SB2821 RELATING TO MENSTRUAL EQUALITY.
SB2842 RELATING TO LAND USED BY THE UNITED STATES MILITARY IN HAWAII.
SB2852 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB2853 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY.
SB2854 RELATING TO ELECTION RESULTS.
SB2855 RELATING TO WAGE AND HOURS OF EMPLOYEES ON PUBLIC WORKS.
SB2858 RELATING TO CHILD VISITATION.
SB3183 RELATING TO DIGITAL IDENTIFICATION.
SB3184 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII RESIDENT TUITION FEE.
SB3185 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII OPTIONAL RETIREMENT SYSTEM.
SB3186 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE X, SECTION 6, OF THE HAWAII CONSTITUTION TO REPEAL THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII BOARD OF REGENTS CANDIDATE ADVISORY COUNCIL.
SB3187 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII BOARD OF REGENTS CANDIDATE ADVISORY COUNCIL.
SB3249 RELATING TO CLASSROOM SUPPLIES.
SB3266 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB3267 RELATING TO THE RESEARCH CORPORATION OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
SB3268 RELATING TO UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII ATHLETICS.
SB3269 RELATING TO ACADEMIC TENURE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
SB3270 RELATING TO PUBLIC PROCUREMENT.
SB3285 RELATING TO EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT.
SB3287 RELATING TO PUBLIC ACCESS.
SB3295 RELATING TO CORRECTIONS.
SB3322 RELATING TO EARLY RELEASE OF INMATES.
SB3331 RELATING TO STATE SALARIES.
SB3338 RELATING TO THE KALAUPAPA MEMORIAL.
SB3369 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB3370 RELATING TO CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT.
SB3371 RELATING TO THE PROCUREMENT CODE.
SB3372 RELATING TO PUBLIC PROCUREMENT.
SB3373 RELATING TO PUBLIC PROCUREMENT.
SB3374 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII COMMUNITY COLLEGES.