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 12
Hawaii State Capitol
Room: 223
phone: 808-586-6740
fax: 808-586-6829
senmoriwaki@capitol.hawaii.gov

Member of the following committees:
District Information
12th Senatorial District Map - Waikīkī, Ala Moana, Kaka‘ako, McCully, Mō‘ili‘ili
Experience
•  University of Hawai‘i: Co-chair, Hawai‘i Energy Policy Forum; Associate Director, Social Science Public Policy Center; UH Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs; Assistant Director & Associate Researcher, Hawai’i Gerontology Center.
•  Judiciary: Administrative Director of the Courts, chief of staff to the Chief Justice, responsible for administering the Hawai‘i State Judiciary Branch.
•  Governor Waihe‘e's 2nd Cabinet: Director, Department of Human Resources Development; Chair of the Conference of Personnel Directors; and Chair of the State Deferred Compensation Board.
•  Governor Waihe‘e's 1st Cabinet: Deputy Director, Department of Labor and Industrial Relations.
•  State Government: Administrator, Labor Department's Older & Non-English Speaking Service.
•  Law: Associate, Cades Schutte LLP.

Education
•  Kaimuki High School
•  University of Southern California, BA, MA, PhD
•  Loyola Law School, JD
Service/Awards
•  President, Kaka‘ako United, citizens working for quality development in Kaka‘ako.
•  Organizer/co-host “Hawai‘i: The State of Clean Energy” ThinkTech Hawai‘i television show
•  Vice-president, Hawai‘i Technology Institute, helping disadvantaged Native Hawaiians, others
•  Vice-president, One Waterfront Towers Condominium Board
•  Volunteer, Family Promise, Church of the Crossroads helping houseless families
•  Makiki Stream Stewards, organized stream clean up and revival with students from Washington Middle, McKinley High and Ka‘ahumanu Elementary, receiving City's Good Neighborhood Award for "environmental team leadership"
•  Facilitator, Hawai‘i State Senate Working Group on Family Court Legal Interventions, helping children in high conflict divorces, earning Children's Rights Council Award
•  Organizer and co-chair, Good Neighbor Store, Democratic Party program helping over 1000 underprivileged and abused children.
•  "Unsung Hero" Award, Hawai‘i's Thousand Friends
•  UH Robert Clopton Award for Outstanding Community Service
•  National Education Association Ellison Onizuka Memorial Award for work that significantly impacts education for Asians and Pacific Islanders.
•  Hawai‘i State Public Administration Award from the American Society for Public Administration for "innovative management of the Department of Personnel Services”
•  Eugene Rooney Leadership Award from the National Association of State Personnel Executives for "her dynamism and outstanding leadership in human resources development"
Measures Introduced
 Title
SB7 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.
SB62 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB63 RELATING TO ELECTRONIC SMOKING DEVICES.
SB146 RELATING TO THE UNIFORM PROBATE CODE.
SB167 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO THE STATE PLAN.
SB219 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO CRIMES ON AGRICULTURAL LANDS.
SB243 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO RENEWABLE ENERGY.
SB246 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT.
SB247 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC LIBRARIES.
SB248 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB249 RELATING TO SINGLE-USE PLASTICS.
SB250 RELATING TO PUBLIC LANDS.
SB298 RELATING TO INTOXICATING LIQUOR.
SB327 RELATING TO LEAF BLOWERS.
SB328 RELATING TO SERVICE OF PROCESS.
SB330 RELATING TO COMPLIANCE REVIEWS.
SB331 RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF ENTERPRISE TECHNOLOGY SERVICES.
SB335 SD2 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SB363 RELATING TO TRAILS.
SB488 RELATING TO THE EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM.
SB500 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
SB501 RELATING TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY.
SB504 RELATING TO THE PROTECTION OF SHARKS.
SB517 RELATING TO HEALTHCARE WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT.
SB550 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO VOTING.
SB551 SD1 HD1 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE II, SECTION 1, OF THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION TO CHANGE THE AGE QUALIFICATION FOR VOTING IN STATE OR LOCAL ELECTIONS.
SB576 SD2 RELATING TO USED MOTOR VEHICLE PARTS.
SB577 SD1 RELATING TO FAMILY COURT.
SB579 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS TO ASSIST HOUSE OF ALOHA ENTERPRISES LLC.
SB580 RELATING TO BEACHES.
SB698 SD1 RELATING TO COMMUNITY MEETINGS.
SB699 RELATING TO THE LAND CONSERVATION FUND.
SB700 SD2 RELATING TO SEARCH AND RESCUE.
SB701 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB753 RELATING TO SEX TRAFFICKING.
SB755 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB759 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE II, SECTION 1 OF THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION TO ALLOW THE LEGISLATURE TO EXPAND THE RIGHT TO VOTE.
SB760 RELATING TO MEDICAL DEVICES.
SB761 RELATING TO MOPEDS.
SB781 RELATING TO LAW ENFORCEMENT.
SB784 SD1 RELATING TO ASSOCIATION GOVERNANCE.
SB785 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB786 RELATING TO REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS.
SB787 SD2 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB788 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB789 SD2 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB790 RELATING TO SAFE NEIGHBORHOODS.
SB792 SD1 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB794 RELATING TO SPECIAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT.
SB796 RELATING TO COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT.
SB797 SD1 RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF ENTERPRISE TECHNOLOGY SERVICES.
SB798 SD2 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES.
SB799 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB800 RELATING TO THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY.
SB801 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE INVESTING.
SB802 RELATING TO ELECTION REFORM.
SB803 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT DATA MODERNIZATION.
SB826 SD1 RELATING TO SEX OFFENDERS.
SB827 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO BREAST CANCER SCREENING.
SB829 SD1 RELATING TO ABUSE OF FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS.
SB835 RELATING TO INSPECTIONS OF CARE FACILITIES.
SB836 RELATING TO LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE.
SB837 RELATING TO CRIMES AGAINST SENIORS.
SB838 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO SERVICES FOR KUPUNA.
SB839 SD2 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB871 SD1 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB940 RELATING TO OPIOIDS.
SB956 RELATING TO HISTORIC PRESERVATION.
SB1016 SD1 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES.
SB1017 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB1018 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO EFFECTIVE GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS.
SB1019 RELATING TO BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND HOMELESS SERVICES.
SB1303 RELATING TO PROGRAM AND BUDGET PERFORMANCE REVIEW.
SB1304 SD1 RELATING TO CENTRAL SERVICES.
SB1305 SD1 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES.
SB1306 RELATING TO THE WORKS OF ART SPECIAL FUND.
SB1307 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROJECTS.
SB1323 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
SB1351 RELATING TO STATE GOVERNMENT.
SB1353 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO THE HAWAII STATE ENERGY OFFICE.
SB1381 SD1 RELATING TO CRIME.
SB1388 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO THE LANDLORD-TENANT CODE.
SB1389 RELATING TO DEMENTIA TRAINING.
SB1390 RELATING TO BROADBAND INFRASTRUCTURE.
SB1391 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB1392 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE TWELFTH SENATORIAL DISTRICT.
SB1395 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS.
SB1407 RELATING TO THE STATE BUILDING CODE COUNCIL.
SB1417 RELATING TO ECONOMIC RECOVERY FOR RESTAURANTS.
SB2018 RELATING TO MINIMUM WAGE.
SB2073 RELATING TO TELEHEALTH.
SB2076 RELATING TO BROADBAND SERVICE INFRASTRUCTURE.
SB2124 RELATING TO NOISE CONTROL.
SB2125 RELATING TO LIQUOR LICENSES.
SB2126 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB2127 RELATING TO NOISE POLLUTION.
SB2128 RELATING TO AIR POLLUTION.
SB2138 RELATING TO STATE EMPLOYEES.
SB2139 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS.
SB2142 RELATING TO COMPUTER SCIENCE.
SB2143 RELATING TO BOARD MEETINGS.
SB2144 RELATING TO ELECTRONIC INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACCESSIBILITY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.
SB2147 RELATING TO NOMINATION PAPERS.
SB2158 RELATING TO THE USE OF SIRENS BY EMERGENCY VEHICLES.
SB2159 RELATING TO LEAF BLOWERS.
SB2160 RELATING TO LEAF BLOWERS.
SB2168 RELATING TO LAND USE.
SB2169 RELATING TO FOOD ASSISTANCE.
SB2172 RELATING TO UNDERGROUND FUEL STORAGE TANKS.
SB2184 RELATING TO DIGITAL LEARNING.
SB2188 RELATING TO SCHOOLS.
SB2201 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB2202 RELATING TO VOLUNTEER MONTH.
SB2205 RELATING TO SUICIDE PREVENTION.
SB2209 RELATING TO SEARCH AND RESCUE.
SB2236 RELATING TO THE HOUSING SHORTAGE.
SB2244 RELATING TO HOUSING PRODUCTION.
SB2245 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB2283 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HYDROGEN STRATEGIC PLAN.
SB2284 RELATING TO AQUACULTURE.
SB2297 RELATING TO DISPOSAL OF SOLID WASTE.
SB2301 RELATING TO BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS.
SB2306 RELATING TO CHILDREN AND FAMILY OF INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS.
SB2314 RELATING TO RENTAL DISCRIMINATION.
SB2336 RELATING TO THE OFFICE OF INFORMATION PRACTICES.
SB2370 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB2371 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB2372 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
SB2373 RELATING TO OFFENDER REENTRY.
SB2374 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB2375 RELATING TO SOCIAL WORK.
SB2376 RELATING TO TOBACCO TAXES.
SB2377 RELATING TO STATE TAX EXAMINATIONS.
SB2378 RELATING TO THE TAXATION BOARD OF REVIEW.
SB2379 RELATING TO THE SPECIAL ENFORCEMENT SECTION.
SB2380 RELATING TO TAX ADMINISTRATION SPECIAL FUND.
SB2381 RELATING TO TECHNOLOGY ACCESS FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES.
SB2382 RELATING TO CABARET LICENSES.
SB2383 RELATING TO THE STATE PROCUREMENT POLICY BOARD.
SB2384 RELATING TO HAWAII PRODUCTS PREFERENCE.
SB2385 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB2386 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB2387 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB2398 RELATING TO THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY.
SB2399 RELATING TO RENTAL DISCRIMINATION.
SB2407 RELATING TO UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANKS.
SB2454 RELATING TO SEX TRAFFICKING.
SB2461 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE HAWAII HEALTHY AGING PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM.
SB2462 RELATING TO KUPUNA CARE.
SB2476 RELATING TO THE TAXATION BOARD OF REVIEW.
SB2479 RELATING TO BROADBAND INFRASTRUCTURE.
SB2493 RELATING TO PLANNING.
SB2502 RELATING TO HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY.
SB2504 RELATING TO THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY.
SB2507 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE IX, SECTION 5, OF THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION, TO REQUIRE THE STATE TO PRODUCE ENOUGH HOUSING TO MEET DEMAND.
SB2525 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB2526 RELATING TO FAMILY COURT.
SB2528 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB2529 RELATING TO BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES.
SB2546 RELATING TO MENSTRUAL EQUALITY.
SB2570 RELATING TO ZERO EMISSION VEHICLE FUELING REBATES.
SB2595 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH.
SB2600 RELATING TO UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANKS.
SB2613 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB2628 RELATING TO PUBLIC AUCTIONS.
SB2629 RELATING TO PESTICIDES.
SB2634 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB2635 RELATING TO COVERAGE FOR MAMMOGRAPHY.
SB2636 RELATING TO CIVIL RIGHTS.
SB2637 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
SB2638 RELATING TO THE COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN.
SB2642 RELATING TO FAMILY.
SB2644 RELATING TO ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS.
SB2653 RELATING TO WATER QUALITY MANAGEMENT.
SB2657 RELATING TO MEDICAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING.
SB2676 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE OFFICE OF THE LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN PROGRAM.
SB2677 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB2678 RELATING TO THE HAWAII STATE HEALTH INSURANCE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
SB2679 RELATING TO DRIVER'S LICENSES.
SB2680 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB2681 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB2682 RELATING TO UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANKS.
SB2683 RELATING TO THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY.
SB2684 RELATING TO STATE SMALL BOAT HARBOR PERMITS AND FEES.
SB2685 RELATING TO PLANNED COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS.
SB2686 RELATING TO SAFE NEIGHBORHOODS.
SB2687 RELATING TO CRIMINAL PROCEDURE.
SB2688 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE TWELFTH SENATORIAL DISTRICT.
SB2720 RELATING TO ENERGY.
SB2723 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB2724 RELATING TO SEA LEVEL RISE ADAPTATION.
SB2725 RELATING TO SPECIAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS.
SB2726 RELATING TO PARKING CONCESSIONS.
SB2727 RELATING TO OCEAN RECREATION.
SB2728 RELATING TO OCEAN RECREATION.
SB2761 RELATING TO AQUATIC RESOURCES.
SB2765 RELATING TO RAPID OHIA DEATH.
SB2772 RELATING TO FURLOUGH AND DRUG TREATMENT PROGRAMS.
SB2773 RELATING TO EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS.
SB2774 RELATING TO WOMEN'S COMMUNITY CORRECTIONAL CENTER.
SB2775 RELATING TO RECIDIVISM PREVENTION.
SB2807 RELATING TO THE HAWAII TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.
SB2808 RELATING TO THE HAWAII TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.
SB2810 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB2811 RELATING TO SHORT-TERM RENTAL ASSISTANCE.
SB2812 RELATING TO BONDS.
SB2813 RELATING TO CONVEYANCE TAX.
SB2814 RELATING TO A COASTAL ZONE PROGRAM.
SB2815 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB2821 RELATING TO MENSTRUAL EQUALITY.
SB2823 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB2824 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.
SB2852 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB2853 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY.
SB2855 RELATING TO WAGE AND HOURS OF EMPLOYEES ON PUBLIC WORKS.
SB2875 RELATING TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.
SB2877 RELATING TO THE RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD-TENANT CODE.
SB2883 RELATING TO MEDICAL FACILITIES.
SB2886 RELATING TO BROADBAND EQUITY.
SB2890 RELATING TO EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS.
SB2901 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB2902 RELATING TO RENTAL DISCRIMINATION.
SB2904 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
SB2909 RELATING TO PLANT QUARANTINE FACILITIES.
SB2910 RELATING TO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.
SB2911 RELATING TO SEA-LEVEL RISE IMPACTS.
SB2912 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
SB2984 RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
SB3014 RELATING TO HABITAT CONSERVATION PLANS.
SB3017 RELATING TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY WORKFORCE.
SB3023 RELATING TO REAL ESTATE BROKERS.
SB3167 RELATING TO RENTAL HOUSING.
SB3169 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB3191 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
SB3192 RELATING TO NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT.
SB3199 RELATING TO THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION.
SB3200 RELATING TO BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS.
SB3201 RELATING TO NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS.
SB3202 PROPOSING TO AMEND ARTICLE IV OF THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION.
SB3203 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS.
SB3205 RELATING TO ENERGY.
SB3209 RELATING TO TEACHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT.
SB3235 RELATING TO SAFE SPACES FOR YOUTH PILOT PROGRAM.
SB3236 RELATING TO MEDICAID PATIENT CARE.
SB3237 RELATING TO CHILD WELFARE SERVICES.
SB3270 RELATING TO PUBLIC PROCUREMENT.
SB3272 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB3281 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB3282 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT RECORDS.
SB3283 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION.
SB3284 RELATING TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SERVICES.
SB3285 RELATING TO EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT.
SB3289 RELATING TO HAWAII RETIREMENT SAVINGS.
SB3293 RELATING TO ASSISTANCE FOR PERSONS COMPLETING A TERM OF IMPRISONMENT.
SB3294 RELATING TO REENTRY PLANNING CIRCLES.
SB3301 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB3322 RELATING TO EARLY RELEASE OF INMATES.
SB3331 RELATING TO STATE SALARIES.
SB3339 RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING.
SB3365 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE X, SECTION 6, OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO ESTABLISH A PRESIDENT OF COMMUNITY COLLEGES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
SB3366 RELATING TO HIGHER EDUCATION.
SB3367 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB3368 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB3369 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB3371 RELATING TO THE PROCUREMENT CODE.
SB3372 RELATING TO PUBLIC PROCUREMENT.
SB3373 RELATING TO PUBLIC PROCUREMENT.
SCR2 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT A SUNRISE REVIEW OF THE CERTIFICATION AND REGULATION OF COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS.