OFFICE OF THE SPEAKER

TWENTY-NINTH STATE LEGISLATURE

 

COMMITTEE REFERRALS

 

 

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NO. 14

13TH LEGISLATIVE DAY-FEBRUARY 7, 2017

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Committee Abbreviations:

 


AGR -  Agriculture

CPC -   Consumer Protection & Commerce

EDB -  Economic Development & Business

EDN -  Education

EEP -   Energy & Environmental Protection

FIN -    Finance

HED -  Higher Education

HLT -   Health

HSG -  Housing

HUS -  Human Services

IAC -   Intrastate Commerce

JUD -   Judiciary

LAB -  Labor & Public Employment

LMG -  Legislative Management

OMH - Ocean, Marine Resources, & Hawaiian Affairs

PBS -   Public Safety

TOU -  Tourism

TRN -  Transportation

VMI -   Veterans, Military, & International Affairs, & Culture and the Arts

WAL - Water & Land


 

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Committee

 

 

REFERRAL

 

HR6

REQUESTING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO INTRODUCE LEGISLATION FOR AND TO SUPPORT AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE V OF THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION TO PERMIT TWO-THIRDS OF THE STATES TO DIRECTLY PROPOSE SPECIFIC CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, IN SUBSTITUTION FOR THE STATES' CURRENT AUTHORITY TO CALL FOR A CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION BY THE CONGRESS.

 

JUD

HR9

URGING THE COMMEMORATING AND HONORING OF VETERANS BY HOSTING A VETERANS DAY PARADE IN HONOLULU.

 

VMI, FIN

HR10

REQUESTING THE DISPLAY OF THE PRISONER OF WAR AND MISSING IN ACTION FLAG AT THE STATE CAPITOL.

 

VMI

HR11

REQUESTING ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR EDUCATION FROM THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.

 

EDN, FIN

HCR3

REQUESTING HAWAII'S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO INTRODUCE LEGISLATION FOR AND TO SUPPORT AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE V OF THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION TO PERMIT TWO-THIRDS OF THE STATES TO DIRECTLY PROPOSE SPECIFIC CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS, IN SUBSTITUTION FOR THE STATES' CURRENT AUTHORITY TO CALL FOR A CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION BY THE CONGRESS.

 

JUD

HCR4

REQUESTING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH SPECIFIC DEADLINE FOR EVALUATING CONCUSSED STUDENTS' NEED FOR CLASSROOM LEARNING ACCOMMODATIONS AND A TIMELINE FOR A CONCUSSION EVALUATION TO OCCUR.

 

HLT, EDN

HCR5

REQUESTING THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING A CONDOMINIUM OMBUDSMAN.

 

CPC, FIN

HCR6

RECOGNIZING THE HISTORIC SUCCESS OF COMMUNITY STEWARDSHIP UNDER THE TRADITIONAL KONOHIKI FISHING RIGHTS SYSTEM IN SUSTAINING AN ABUNDANT NEARSHORE ENVIRONMENT AND A THRIVING POPULATION AND CULTURE, AND URGING THE STATE TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT, ADOPTION, AND IMPLEMENTATION OF CULTURALLY-GROUNDED, COMMUNITY-DRIVEN FISHERIES MANAGEMENT PROPOSALS TO STEWARD, RESTORE, AND PERPETUATE OUR NEARSHORE RESOURCES AND MAINTAIN AND PROTECT ASSOCIATED CULTURAL TRADITIONS AND VALUES.

 

OMH/WAL, JUD

HCR7

URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO EXAMINE THE APPLICATION PROCESS FOR THE PRESCHOOL OPEN DOORS PROGRAM TO ENSURE ACCESSIBILITY FOR ALL WHO QUALIFY.

 

HUS, FIN

HCR8

REQUESTING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A SEXUAL ABUSE PREVENTION EDUCATION TASK FORCE.

 

EDN, FIN

HCR9

URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CARRY ON ITS WORK TO BETTER ENGAGE COMMUNITY GROUPS IN THE EDUCATION OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH IN HAWAII'S PUBLIC SCHOOLS.

 

EDN, FIN

HCR10

URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, AND JUDICIARY TO PERMANENTLY ESTABLISH AND PARTICIPATE IN THE HAWAII INTERAGENCY STATE YOUTH NETWORK OF CARE TO BETTER SERVE YOUTH AND FAMILIES WITH COMPLEX NEEDS IN THE STATE.

 

HUS, EDN, FIN

HCR11

ENCOURAGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES MED-QUEST DIVISION TO IMPLEMENT AN INCOME DISREGARD PROGRAM FOR WORKERS WITH DISABILITIES.

 

HUS, FIN

HCR13

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 41-529 INOAOLE STREET, WAIMANALO, HAWAII.

 

HSG/WAL, FIN

HCR14

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 41-648 INOAOLE STREET, WAIMANALO, HAWAII.

 

HSG/WAL, FIN

HCR15

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 41-652 INOAOLE STREET, WAIMANALO, HAWAII.

 

HSG/WAL, FIN

HCR16

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 41-659 INOAOLE STREET, WAIMANALO, HAWAII.

 

HSG/WAL, FIN

HCR17

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 41-1362 WAIKALOA STREET, WAIMANALO, HAWAII.

 

HSG/WAL, FIN

HCR18

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 95-029 KUAHELANI AVENUE, NO. 128, MILILANI, HAWAII.

 

HSG/WAL, FIN

HCR19

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 94-946 MEHEULA PARKWAY, NO. 264, MILILANI, HAWAII.

 

HSG/WAL, FIN

HCR20

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 94-946 MEHEULA PARKWAY, NO. 363, MILILANI, HAWAII.

 

HSG/WAL, FIN

HCR21

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 94-950 MEHEULA PARKWAY, NO. 367, MILILANI, HAWAII.

 

HSG/WAL, FIN

HCR22

APPROVING THE SALE OF THE LEASED FEE INTEREST IN 47-394 KEOHAPA PLACE, KANEOHE, HAWAII.

 

HSG/WAL, FIN

HCR23

APPROVING THE CONVEYANCE OF CERTAIN HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY LANDS TO THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU.

 

WAL, FIN

HCR24

SUBMITTING TO THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII FOR REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF ACTION TAKEN BY THE BOARD OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES ON A LAND EXCHANGE.

 

WAL, FIN

HCR25

STRONGLY URGING THE HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO KEEP, IN PERPETUITY, THE EHIME MARU MEMORIAL AT ITS PRESENT LOCATION AT KAKAAKO WATERFRONT PARK.

 

VMI, WAL

HCR26

AUTHORIZING THE AMENDMENT OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT KAILUA, KOOLAUPOKO, OAHU, FOR THE SEAWALL AND BOAT RAMP, AND FOR THE USE, REPAIR, AND MAINTENANCE OF THE EXISTING IMPROVEMENTS CONSTRUCTED THEREON.

 

OMH/WAL, FIN

HCR27

AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT WAIMANALO, KOOLAUPOKO, OAHU, FOR THE MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OF THE EXISTING PIER, AND FOR USE, REPAIR, AND MAINTENANCE OF THE EXISTING IMPROVEMENTS CONSTRUCTED THEREON.

 

OMH/WAL, FIN

HCR28

REQUESTING ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR EDUCATION FROM THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.

 

EDN, FIN

 

 

 

 

 

 

Committee

 

 

RE-REFERRAL

 

HB117, HD1

RELATING TO MARINE RESOURCES.

Requires all motorized recreational vessels operating in nearshore waters to observe no-wake zones at specified beaches.  (HB117 HD1)

 

OMH, WAL

HB118, HD1

RELATING TO HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS.

Amends the qualifications for election or appointment as an OHA Trustee to include that a person is not registered as a lobbyist within one year of filing nomination papers.  (HB118 HD1)

 

OMH, JUD

HB120, HD1

RELATING TO HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS.

Requires the Department of Land and Natural Resources to recognize the entire Ala Loa trail on Kauai as a state trail.  (HB120 HD1)

 

OMH, WAL

HB719

RELATING TO THE COUNTY SURCHARGE ON STATE TAX.

Reduces the amount deducted from the county surcharge on state tax to reimburse the State for costs of assessment, collection, and disposition from 10% to 5%.  Sunsets on December 31, 2027.

 

TRN, FIN

HB1072

RELATING TO REIMBURSEMENTS TO THE STATE FOR THE COSTS OF ASSESSMENT, COLLECTION, AND DISPOSITION OF THE COUNTY SURCHARGE ON STATE TAX.

Repeals the requirement that the Director of Finance deduct ten per cent of the gross proceeds of a respective county's surcharge on state tax to reimburse the State for the costs of assessment, collection, and disposition of the county surcharge on state tax incurred by the State.

 

TRN, FIN