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House 3rd reading bill digest apr 8

  1. 1. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 1 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB41 SD1 HD1 1503-14 Real Estate; Licensure Clarifies the role of a local contact for operators of transient accommodations under Act 326, Session Laws of Hawaii 2012. For real estate licensure, allows Real Estate Commission to waive one year of the three-year experience as a full- time Hawaii licensed real estate salesperson associated with a Hawaii-licensed real estate broker requirement, with proof of full-time experience in the real estate field for five years up to the time of the experience certification application. (SB41 HD1) CPC BAKER br SB2300 SD1 HD1 1504-14 Fire Protection; State Fire Council Authorizes the State Fire Council to: (1) Establish statewide qualifications and procedures for testing, certifying, and credentialing individuals who conduct maintenance and testing of portable fire extinguishers, fire protection systems, and fire alarm systems; and (2) Implement a statewide system to promote the effective use of fire and life safety resources. (SB2300 HD1) CPC ESPERO, etal SB2817 SD2 HD1 1505-14 Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing Act; Mortgage Loan Origination; Mortgage Loan Originator Companies Requires a mortgage loan originator company to be open during specified regular business hours to the public and for examination or investigation by the commissioner. Deletes exemptions for individuals facilitating mortgage loans for their family members and family property. Clarifies that a branch manager may not oversee more than one branch office or principal place of business. Excludes certain information included in NMLS from confidentiality provisions of the law. (SB2817 HD1) CPC KIM br CPC: McDermott(wr) SB2321 SD1 HD1 1507-14 Unclaimed Property; Unclaimed Property Trust Fund; Periods of Limitation Requires claims for funds of less than $100 in the unclaimed property trust fund to be filed within ten years of deposit into the trust fund, or the funds will escheat to the State and be transferred to the general fund. (SB2321 HD1) FIN KIDANI, etal Flr: Awana(wr), Jordan(wr) SB2410 SD1 HD1 1508-14 Capital Improvement Projects; Operational Costs Requires B&F to report the operational costs of capital improvement projects to the governor. Requires all agencies submitting a capital improvement project proposal to furnish B&F with an estimate and documents that support the estimate of operational costs. (SB2410 HD1) FIN IGE, etal Flr: Say(wr) SB2411 SD1 HD1 1509-14 Subsidy; Deletion Deletes references to "subsidy" in the chapters establishing standards and criteria for the award of grants to private organizations and individuals. Makes conforming amendments. (SB2411 HD1) FIN IGE SB2519 SD1 HD1 1510-14 General Fund Expenditure Ceiling; Recalibration Recalibrates the general fund expenditure ceiling using fiscal year 2014-2015 general fund appropriations as the base. Requires the director of finance to report if the expenditure ceiling exceeds the general fund appropriation by greater than ten per cent. (SB2519 HD1) FIN IGE Flr: Awana(wr), Choy(wr), Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr), Har(wr), Jordan(wr), Oshiro(wr), Say(wr)
  2. 2. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 2 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2829 SD1 HD1 1511-14 Emergency and Budget Reserve Fund; Appropriation Makes a general fund appropriation of an unspecified sum for fiscal year 20142015 to recapitalize the emergency and budget reserve fund. (SB2829 HD1) FIN KIM br SB2886 SD1 HD1 1512-14 Income Tax; Conformity to the Internal Revenue Code for 2013 Conforms Hawaii income tax law with amendments made to the Internal Revenue Code as of December 31, 2013, and makes various technical amendments. (SB2886 HD1) FIN KIM br FIN: Fukumoto(wr), Ward(wr); Flr: McDermott(no) SB2895 SD1 HD1 1513-14 Taxation; Taxpayer Education Allows the department of taxation to use funds from the tax administration special fund for taxpayer education purposes. (SB2895 HD1) FIN KIM br SB2887 SD1 1514-14 Estate and Generation- Skipping Transfer Tax Reform Act Conforms the State's estate and generation-skipping transfer tax law to the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended as of December 31, 2013; and amends the definition of the applicable exclusion amount to close an existing loophole. (SD1) FIN KIM br SB2890 SD1 1515-14 Taxes; Application of the Internal Revenue Code Technical correction to reflect that the term "estate taxes" means taxes imposed under either chapter 236D or chapter 236E, HRS, as applicable based on the date of death. Applies the technical correction retroactively to 01/26/2012. (SD1) FIN KIM br SB2896 SD1 1516-14 General Excise Tax; Wholesale Rate Imposed Upon Sale of Tangible Personal Property Clarifies that wholesale sales of tangible personal property are subject to the one- half of one per cent general excise tax rate. (SD1) FIN KIM br FIN: Ward(wr); Flr: Fale(wr), McDermott(no), Ward(wr) SB2779 SD1 HD1 1517-14 Auditor; Access to Tax Information Specifically authorizes the Auditor to access information in the possession of the Department of Taxation for purposes of conducting financial audits of the State of Hawaii. Requires the Auditor to keep the information confidential. Specifies that intentional and willful disclosure of confidential information is punishable as a class C felony. (SB2779 HD1) FIN KIM br FIN: Cullen(wr), Jordan(no), Takayama(no), Tokioka(no), Yamashita(wr); Flr: Choy(no), Fale(no), Hanohano(no), Har(no), Ichiyama(no), Jordan(no), McKelvey(wr), Oshiro(no), Say(no), Takayama(no), Tokioka(no), Yamashita(no) SB1236 SD1 HD2 1520-14 Infrastructure; Fiber Optic Cable; Condominiums; Planned Communities Requires installation of fiber optic cable systems in certain new condominiums and planned communities. Effective July 1, 2112. (SB1236 HD2) EDB, CPC WAKAI
  3. 3. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 3 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2682 SD1 HD2 1521-14 Financial Disclosures; Public Records Requires the financial disclosure statements of members of certain boards, commissions, and agencies to be made available for public inspection and duplication. Limits information on the source of income of the spouse and dependent children of those whose financial disclosures are public to the name of the income source. (SB2682 HD2) CPC, JUD SHIMABUKUR O SB2869 SD2 HD1 1522-14 Privacy of Health Care Information; Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 Amends the statutes to protect the privacy of developmental disability and mental health information, while allowing reasonable use and disclosure as provided by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996. (SB2869 HD1) HLT, JUD KIM br SB2901 SD1 HD1 1523-14 Highway Safety; Motor Vehicle Safety Law Amends or deletes statutes containing federal requirements that are addressed in Hawaii Administrative Rules or are unnecessary. (SB2901 HD1) TRN, JUD KIM br SB2726 SD2 HD1 1524-14 All-terrain Vehicles; Utility- terrain Vehicles; Permitted Use Allows all-terrain vehicles (ATV) and utility-terrain vehicles (UTV) used as farm equipment or in the course of official city, county, or state business to be driven on a street if certain conditions are met. Provides that ATVs and UTVs used as farm equipment or in the course of official city, county, or state business shall not be regulated as motor vehicles. Establishes a penalty for a violation. (SB2726 HD1) TRN, JUD ENGLISH, etal SB2853 SD2 HD2 1525-14 Developmental Disabilities Foster Homes Permits exemptions from two-resident limit for certified adult foster homes for adults with developmental or intellectual disabilities by waiver and for foster children who turn 18. Permits dual certification as child and adult foster home to accommodate children who turn 18 or specific children. (SB2853 HD2) HLT, JUD KIM br SB2032 SD2 HD2 1526-14 Assault in the Second Degree; Medical Services Providers Amends the offense of Assault in the Second Degree as it applies to medical professionals by expanding the types of medical services providers protected under this offense. (SB2032 HD2) HLT, JUD GREEN, etal SB2175 SD2 HD2 1527-14 Industrial Hemp; Two-year Industrial Hemp Remediation and Biofuel Crop Research Program; College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources; University of Hawaii Authorizes the Dean of the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources at the University of Hawaii at Manoa to establish a two-year industrial hemp remediation and biofuel research program. Requires a final report to the legislature prior to the convening of the regular session of 2016. Defines industrial hemp. Repeals 07/01/2016. (SB2175 HD2) AGR, JUD GABBARD, etal AGR: Cachola(wr), Tokioka(wr), Tsuji(wr) SB2687 SD1 HD2 1528-14 Statute of Limitations; Civil Actions; Sexual Abuse of a Minor Extends the period during which a victim of child sexual abuse may bring an otherwise time-barred civil action against the victim's abuser or an entity with a duty of care, including the State and counties. (SB2687 HD2) HUS, JUD SHIMABUKUR O, CHUN OAKLAND HUS: Fukumoto(wr); JUD: Kawakami(wr), McDermott(wr)
  4. 4. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 4 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2345 SD1 HD1 1529-14 Office of the Securities Commissioner; Investor Education Program; Kupuna; Appropriation Appropriates funds for educational outreach targeted at kupuna, based on DCCA's existing investor education programs. Effective July 1, 2014. (SB2345 HD1) CPC, FIN KIM, etal SB2481 SD1 HD1 1530-14 Time Shares; Disclosure Statement; Nonprofit Entities; Not-for-profit Entities; Foreign Time Share Plans Eliminates requirement that a manager of a time share plan located outside of Hawaii register in Hawaii as a time share plan manager. Requires the disclosure statement for an offering of a time share plan to disclose that the manager of a time share plan located outside of Hawaii is not registered under Hawaii's time share law. Recognizes that an association of time share owners may be any kind of nonprofit or not-for-profit entity. Makes housekeeping amendments. (SB2481 HD1) CPC, FIN BAKER, etal SB2486 SD1 HD1 1531-14 Private Guards; Continuing Education; Registration; Licensure Makes registration and licensure requirements for private guards and others acting in a guard capacity permanent; starts continuing education requirement prior to the June 30, 2016, renewal cycle; exempts loss prevention agents from private guard registration and licensure requirements. Effective July 1, 2112. (SB2486 HD1) CPC, FIN BAKER, etal FIN: Johanson(wr) SB2581 SD2 HD1 1532-14 Hawaii State Building Code Council; Appropriation Modifies the composition, quorum, and duties of the Hawaii state building code council and revises the state building code, including clarifying terminology, the code adoption process, and the staggering of code adoptions. Prohibits the adoption of code provisions that conflict with laws governing contractors. Makes appropriation. Effective July 1, 2112. (SB2581 HD1) CPC, FIN ESPERO, etal SB2758 SD1 HD1 1533-14 Hurricane Reserve Trust Fund; Interest and Other Earnings Requires the interest and other moneys earned on the principal of the hurricane reserve trust fund to be deposited into the trust fund instead of being diverted to the general fund. Effective 12/21/2112. (HD1) CPC, FIN IGE, etal CPC: Thielen(wr) SB2809 SD1 HD1 1534-14 Public Utilities Commission; Utility Ratemaking; Used; Useful Aligns statutory language regarding utility ratemaking with widely accepted utility ratemaking principles and ratemaking practices already applied in Hawaii by allowing utilities in the State the opportunity to earn a fair return on utility property that is "used and useful" for public utility purposes. Effective July 1, 2112. (SB2809 HD1) CPC, FIN KIM br CPC: Oshiro(wr) SB2821 SD2 HD1 1535-14 Insurance; Model Laws; Reinsurance; Insurance Valuation; Life Insurance; Insurance Holding Companies Adopts revisions to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners' model laws on Credit for Reinsurance Model Act (Part I), Standard Valuation Law (Part II), Standard Nonforfeiture for Life Insurance (Part III), and Insurance Holding Company System Regulatory Act (Part IV). Takes effect on December 21, 2112. Part I takes effect on December 21, 2113. (SB2821 HD1) CPC, FIN KIM br
  5. 5. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 5 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2948 SD1 HD1 1536-14 Public Utilities Commission; Transfer of Attached Agency; Compensation; Personnel; Authority; Expenditures; Division of Consumer Advocacy; Appropriation Transfers the administrative placement of the Public Utilities Commission from the Department of Budget and Finance to the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs. Authorizes PUC Chairperson to appoint additional management-level employees. Increases compensation of PUC chairperson and commissioners. Establishes executive director of the Division of Consumer Advocacy position which shall also serve as the Consumer Advocate. Makes appropriation. Effective July 1, 2112. (SB2948 HD1) CPC, FIN BAKER, etal SB718 SD2 HD1 1537-14 Hawaii Strategic Development Corporation; HI Growth Initiative; Quarantine; Appropriation Appropriates funds to the Hawaii Strategic Development Corporation to continue the HI Growth Initiative, an investment program to support high- growth entrepreneurial companies in the State. Requires annual report to Legislature. Authorizes DBEDT, in collaboration with DOA, to perform studies and analysis relating to establishing facilities on the Island of Hawaii for quarantine inspection and treatment and handling incoming and outgoing commodities and appropriates funds for this purpose. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB718 HD1) EDB, FIN DELA CRUZ, English, Solomon SB2399 SD2 HD1 1538-14 Economic Development; Geriatric Research and Technology Park; Appropriations Authorizes the high technology development corporation to create a geriatric research and technology park. Designates unspecified properties to be included in the park. Appropriates funds. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2399 HD1) EDB, HUS, FIN DELA CRUZ, etal SB2079 SD2 HD1 1539-14 Hawaii Film Office; Motion Picture, Digital Media, and Film Production Income Tax Credit Requires film productions to comply with federal, state, and county laws and secure all necessary film permit approvals with appropriate state or county film offices and any appropriate state or county agencies if a film production takes place on state or county property, in order to be eligible for the motion picture, digital media, and film production income tax credit. Prohibits qualified production costs that have been financed with state funds from qualifying for the motion picture, digital media, and film production income tax credit after 7/1/2014. Prohibits reality television from qualifying for the tax credit. (SB2079 HD1) EDB, FIN DELA CRUZ, etal FIN: Ward(wr) SB2583 SD1 HD1 1540-14 Pacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems; National Aeronautics and Space Administration; Laser Communications Ground Station Initiative; Appropriation Appropriates funds for an engineering assessment of a proposal to establish a laser optical communications ground station in Hawaii. (SB2583 HD1) EDB, FIN ESPERO, etal SB2981 SD2 HD1 1541-14 State Plan; Economy; Innovation Amends the state plan policies, objectives, and priority guidelines to promote and encourage innovative activity in the economy. (SB2981 HD1) EDB, FIN IGE, etal
  6. 6. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 6 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2134 SD1 HD1 1542-14 Education; Special Education; Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Amends various sections of chapter 302A, HRS, relating to Department of Education schools, to comply with the requirements of the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. (SB2134 HD1) EDN, FIN TOKUDA, etal SB2516 SD2 HD1 1543-14 Charter Schools; Facilities; Appropriation Appropriates funds for the state public charter school commission to allocate to charter schools for facilities projects based, in part, on the need and performance of the charter schools. Requires annual reporting to the legislature. (SB2516 HD1) EDN, FIN TOKUDA, etal SB2517 SD2 HD1 1544-14 State Public Charter School Commission; Facilities Funding; General Obligation Bonds; Appropriation Temporarily authorizes the state public charter school commission to request the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance public charter school facilities. Creates a working group to determine the allocation of bond proceeds. Specifies that bond-funded facilities are owned by the State. Requires an annual report to the legislature. Authorizes the issuance of bonds to fund public charter school facilities. (SB2517 HD1) EDN, FIN TOKUDA, etal Flr: Say(no) SB2768 SD2 HD2 1545-14 Kindergarten Amends the compulsory education law to make kindergarten mandatory. Develops a statewide individualized kindergarten readiness system and establishes an individualized kindergarten readiness assessment system. Appropriates funds. (SB2768 HD2) EDN, FIN TOKUDA, etal Flr: Fale(wr), Fukumoto(wr), Hanohano(wr), McDermott(wr) SB2288 SD2 HD1 1546-14 Education; Housekeeping Amends or repeals various provisions of Chapter 302A, Hawaii Revised Statutes, governing the Department of Education, for housekeeping and other purposes. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2288 HD1) EDN, FIN TOKUDA Flr: Jordan(wr); FIN: Jordan(wr) SB2057 SD2 HD1 1547-14 Nursing Facility Sustainability Program; Nursing Facility Sustainability Program Special Fund; Appropriation Continues the Nursing Facility Sustainability Program by extending its sunset date, updating the referral dates, and appropriating funding out of the nursing facility sustainability program special fund for fiscal year 2014-2015. (SB2057 HD1) HUS, FIN GREEN, etal SB702 SD2 HD2 1548-14 Internet Crimes Against Children Fee; Special Fund; Alicia's Law; Appropriation Establishes an Internet Crimes Against Children Fee for each felony or misdemeanor conviction. Specifies order of priority for collection of fees. Establishes an Internet Crimes Against Children Special Fund. Requires deposit of fees collected into the Special Fund. Appropriates funds. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB702 HD2) HUS, JUD, FIN ESPERO, etal SB2009 SD2 HD1 1549-14 Community Health Centers; Appropriations; Federally Qualified Health Centers Appropriates funds for direct health care services for the uninsured and underinsured, basic adult dental benefits for Medicaid enrollees, outreach and eligibility services at Federally Qualified Health Centers, health care homes, and behavioral health services at Federally Qualified Community Health Centers. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2009 HD1) HUS, FIN CHUN OAKLAND, etal SB1249 SD2 HD1 1550-14 Compensation of Trustees Clarifies and updates trustee compensation by setting out several categories of fees to which trustees are entitled. Effective January 1, 2015. (SB1249 HD1) JUD, FIN HEE
  7. 7. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 7 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2120 1551-14 Campaign Spending; Contribution Limits; Exemption Corrects mistaken reference to section of Hawaii Revised Statutes that was meant to exempt from contribution limits contributions from immediate family, rather than from contractors. JUD, FIN KIM br SB2118 HD1 1552-14 Campaign Spending Commission Package; Expenditure Limits Makes housekeeping amendments to the Partial Public Campaign Financing laws by requiring notice to the Office of Elections upon exceeding campaign expenditure limits and repealing references to an obsolete tax credit for campaign contributors. (SB2118 HD1) JUD, FIN KIM br SB2249 SD1 HD1 1553-14 Public Agency Meetings; Agenda; Administrative Rules Amends public agency meeting agenda requirements to clarify how proposed adoption, amendment, or repeal of administrative rules may be described in the agendas. (HD1) JUD, FIN HEE SB2629 SD1 HD1 1554-14 Lobbyists; Statement of Expenditures; Special Session Requires lobbyists and specified individuals to report to the Hawaii State Ethics Commission, within 30 days of adjournment sine die of a special session of the Legislature, on contributions and expenditures made to lobby on legislative matters considered during that special session. (SD2629 HD1) JUD, FIN IHARA Flr: McDermott(no); FIN: Tokioka(wr), Ward(wr) SB2246 SD2 HD2 1555-14 Claims Against the State; Appropriations Makes appropriations for claims against the State, its officers, and its employees. (SB2246 HD2) JUD, FIN HEE SB2634 SD1 HD2 1556-14 Lobbyists; Expenditure Reporting Requires individuals who spend more than $750 on lobbying during a statement period to itemize each expenditure in certain categories. (SB2634 HD2) JUD, FIN IHARA, Ige Flr: McDermott(no) SB1038 SD2 HD2 1557-14 Employees' Retirement System; Retirement Benefits; Felony Convictions; Forfeiture Authorizes a court to decree the forfeiture of all or any portion of the Employees' Retirement System benefits to which a member, former member, or retirant of state or county employment would otherwise have been entitled if the member, former member, or retirant is convicted of a felony that the court finds to be related to the employment of the member, former member, or retirant. Requires the employees' retirement system to comply with the court. (SB1038 HD2) LAB, JUD, FIN KIM br FIN: Morikawa(wr) SB1065 SD1 1558-14 Collective Bargaining Cost Items; Bargaining Unit (11); Emergency Appropriation Provides fund authorizations and appropriations for all collective bargaining cost items for salary increases and other wage related costs in the arbitrated settlement for bargaining unit (11) and its excluded counterparts for fiscal biennium 2013-2015. (SD1) LAB, FIN KIM br SB2073 SD1 HD1 1559-14 Collective Bargaining Cost Items; Bargaining Unit (6); Appropriations Provides fund authorizations and appropriations for collective bargaining cost items for collective bargaining unit (6) and its excluded counterparts. Effective July 1, 2114. (SB2073 HD1) LAB, FIN HEE SB2074 SD1 HD1 1560-14 Collective Bargaining Cost Items; Bargaining Unit (9); Appropriations Provides fund authorizations and appropriations for collective bargaining cost items for collective bargaining unit (9) and its excluded counterparts. (SD1) LAB, FIN HEE SB2075 HD1 1561-14 Collective Bargaining Cost Items; Bargaining Unit (14); Appropriations Provides fund authorizations and appropriations for collective bargaining cost items for collective bargaining unit (14) and its excluded counterparts. Effective July 1, 2114. (SB2075 HD1) LAB, FIN HEE
  8. 8. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 8 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2365 SD2 HD2 1562-14 Insurance Claims; Prescription Drugs; Reimbursement Rates; Workers' Compensation; Motor Vehicle Insurance Benefits Limits the reimbursement payments of prescription medications, including relabeled, repackaged, or compounded prescription medications, in workers' compensation claims. Requires motor vehicle insurance benefits to automatically adopt the prescription drug pricing protections associated with the workers' compensation supplemental medical fee schedule, unless otherwise modified by the Insurance Commissioner through rulemaking. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2365 HD2) LAB, CPC, FIN HEE SB3039 SD2 HD1 1563-14 Public Works; Wage and Hour Law; Appropriation Establishes the Wage and Hour for Public Works Projects Special Fund to fund enforcement of wage and hour laws for public works projects. Requires state departments, except DOT Airports Division, to transfer a percentage of CIP appropriations to the special fund. Establishes and funds two additional labor law enforcement specialist IV positions in DLIR. Effective July 1, 2114. (SB3039 HD1) LAB, FIN HEE Flr: Yamashita(wr) SB3099 SD1 HD1 1564-14 Civil Service Conversion; State Historic Preservation Division Makes hiring of technical and professional staff in accordance with civil service laws by the state historic preservation division mandatory. Sunsets civil service exemptions for positions created after July 1, 2014, three years after enactment unless affirmatively extended. Effective July 1, 2114. (SB3099 HD1) LAB, FIN HEE SB1179 SD1 HD2 1565-14 Correctional Facilities; Involuntary Medical Treatment Provides for the filing of a petition for involuntary medical treatment in either the district or circuit court; allows for a declaration to be filed with the petition as an alternative to an affidavit; expands the court's ability to continue the hearing on the petition for good cause; gives the court more flexibility in deciding when to appoint a guardian ad litem or temporary guardian; changes the time within which a person must be examined from two days to five days prior to filing of the petition; amends the list of persons who must be notified of the petition; and clarifies the effective expiration date of the order for persons who return to custody after release. (SB1179 HD2) PBS, JUD, FIN KIM br JUD: Creagan(wr) SB2305 SD1 HD1 1566-14 State Department of Defense; Civil Defense; Natural or Man- Made Disaster; Civilian Community Teams; Appropriation Establishes civilian community teams. Makes an appropriation to assemble 25 civilian community teams and hire a coordinator to help establish, train, and assist the teams. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2305 HD1) PBS, FIN ESPERO, Baker, Galuteria SB2308 SD1 HD1 1567-14 Incarcerated Parents; Children; Programs and Services; Appropriation Makes an appropriation to the department of public safety for programs and services for children of incarcerated parents and to assist with family reunification. (SB2308 HD1) PBS, FIN ESPERO, etal SB2315 SD1 HD1 1568-14 Appropriation; Department of Public Safety; Substance Abuse Treatment Appropriates funds to the PSD to provide substance abuse treatment services to Halawa Correctional Facility inmates. (SB2315 HD1) PBS, FIN ESPERO, etal
  9. 9. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 9 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2884 SD2 HD1 1569-14 Parole; Legislative Appropriations; Discharged Persons Specifies that Hawaii Paroling Authority expenditures for cost and maintenance of committed persons, e.g., expenditures for funds provided upon discharge, be subject to legislative appropriation. Clarifies circumstances under which the Authority may grant early discharges. Provides discretion to the Authority to consider for a pardon recommendation a parolee who has been on parole for at least five years. (SB2884 HD1) PBS, FIN KIM br SB3024 SD2 HD1 1570-14 Transient Accommodations Tax; Special Land and Development Fund; Conservation and Resources Enforcement Special Fund; DLNR Allocates $3,000,000 to the Special Land and Development Fund from the Transient Accommodations Tax revenues, of which an unspecified amount will be allocated to the Conservation and Resources Enforcement Special Fund. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB3024 HD1) TOU, FIN SOLOMON, KAHELE TOU: Awana(wr), Onishi(wr), Ward(wr); Flr: Awana(wr), Hanohano(wr) SB2042 HD1 1571-14 Puerto Rican Cultural Exchange Commission; Appropriation Establishes the Puerto Rican Exchange Commission to coordinate a cultural exchange program between Hawaii and Puerto Rico to honor and recognize the contributions of the Puerto Rican people and commemorate the arrival of the first Puerto Ricans to Hawaii. (SB2042 HD1) TOU, FIN KIDANI, DELA CRUZ SB2431 SD1 HD1 1572-14 Hawaii Tourism Authority Makes permanent the exemptions granted to the Hawaii Tourism Authority, under certain conditions, from the supervision of accounts by the Comptroller, requirements for publication of consolidated financial statements, and approval of business and accounting forms. Also makes permanent the deposit of interest and revenues or receipts into the tourism special fund. (SB2431 HD1) TOU, FIN KAHELE SB3053 SD2 HD1 1573-14 Public Safety; Unmanned Aerial Systems; Test Site; Appropriation Establishes the Hawaii unmanned aerial systems test site chief operating officer position to, among other things, serve on the Pan-Pacific Unmanned Aerial Systems Test Range Complex management team. Establishes an advisory board to oversee and manage unmanned aerial systems test site operations. Appropriates funds to staff and operate Hawaii's unmanned aerial systems test site activities. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB3053 HD1) TRN, HED, FIN ESPERO, etal SB2902 SD1 HD2 1574-14 Motor Vehicle Inspections; Motor Carrier Vehicle Inspections Expands the authority of the director of transportation over required motor vehicle and motor carrier vehicle inspections in the State. (SB2902 HD2) TRN/CPC, FIN KIM br FIN: Fukumoto(wr), Morikawa(wr), Ward(no) SB2731 SD2 HD2 1575-14 Car-sharing Vehicle Surcharge Tax Establishes a car-sharing vehicle surcharge tax. (SB2731 HD2) TRN, FIN ENGLISH, etal Flr: Fale(wr), McDermott(no) SB3125 SD2 HD2 1576-14 Financial and Management Audit; State Foundation on Culture and the Arts Requires the Auditor to conduct a financial and management audit of the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts. (SB3125 HD2) VMI, FIN WAKAI, etal
  10. 10. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 10 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2598 SD1 HD1 1577-14 Commission on African American History and Culture Establishes the Hawaii commission on African American History and Culture to recognize the contributions of the African American people in Hawaii and educate residents and visitors to the State about these contributions. Appropriates funds to the Governor for the expenses of the commission. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2598 HD1) VMI, FIN ESPERO, etal SB2658 SD3 HD2 1578-14 Solar Energy; Agricultural Land Allows solar energy facilities to occupy no more than 10% of a parcel, or 20 acres of land, within agricultural lands with soil classified as overall productivity rating class B or C if a special use permit has been granted and the area occupied by the solar energy facilities is also made available for compatible agricultural activities. Requires that solar energy facilities be decommissioned and removed within 12 months of the conclusion of operation. (SB2658 HD2) AGR, EEP/WAL GABBARD, etal Flr: Thielen(wr); EEP: Thielen(no); WAL: Thielen(no) SB2223 HD2 1579-14 Name Change; Children; Divorce Allows the family court in a divorce proceeding to change the name of a minor child of at least one of the parties if it is in the best interest of the child. (SB2223 HD2) HUS, JUD SHIMABUKUR O, BAKER, CHUN OAKLAND HUS: Fukumoto(wr) SB2368 SD1 HD1 1580-14 Protection of Charitable Assets; Attorney General Grants oversight authority to the attorney general over charitable assets regardless of the form in which they are held. Authorizes the attorney general to enforce the application of the charitable asset to prevent or remedy the misapplication, diversion, waste, or breach of duty in management of a charitable asset. Effective December 21, 2112. (SB2368 HD1) CPC, JUD HEE SB2078 SD1 1581-14 Condominiums; Condominium Projects; Agricultural Uses and Activities Clarifies the applicability of section 205-4.6, HRS, relating to private restrictions on agricultural uses and activities, to condominium projects on lands classified as agricultural. (SD1) AGR, WAL, CPC BAKER, etal SB2657 SD2 HD1 1582-14 Solar Energy Device; Warranty; Contractors Requires a contractor that installs a solar energy device to notify the private entity that installation might void the roofing warranties or guarantees. Unless the private entity forgoes the roofing warranty or guarantee, requires a contractor that installs a solar energy device to obtain written approval from the roof manufacturer and follow written instructions for waterproofing roof penetrations from the roof manufacturer. Requires a roofing contractor that waterproofs roof penetrations related to the installation of a solar energy device to honor the roof warranty or guarantee; provided that if either the roofing contractor's guaranty or the roofing manufacturer's warranty is no longer in effect, the contractor who installs the solar energy device and waterproofs the penetrations shall apply the contractor's or lessor's standard labor and workmanship warranty. Effective 12/21/2112. (HD1) EEP, CPC GABBARD, etal
  11. 11. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 11 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2467 HD1 1583-14 Podiatrists; Podiatry; Surgery; Definitions Allows a qualified podiatric physician to perform ankle fracture surgery. Conforms the definition of "podiatric medicine" to national standards regarding diagnosis and treatment of the foot and ankle. (SB2467 HD1) HLT, CPC BAKER, Ige, Taniguchi SB2491 1584-14 Advanced Practice Registered Nurses; Licensure Replaces references to advanced practice registered nurse recognition with advanced practice registered nurse licensure to align Hawaii's law with national standards. HLT, CPC BAKER, etal SB2233 1585-14 Deregistration; Bureau of Conveyances; Fee Non-time Share Interests; Fee Time Share Interests Extends the sunset date of Act 119, Session Laws of Hawaii 2013, relating to the deregistration of fee non-time share interests. Clarifies the actions taken after a certificate of title for a fee time share interest is deregistered and marked canceled by the assistant registrar. WAL, CPC BAKER WAL: Cullen(wr), Fale(wr), Hanohano(no), Kawakami(wr), Say(wr) SB2110 SD2 HD1 1586-14 Pesticides; Regulation; Appropriation Appropriates funds to facilitate increased pesticide education and regulation. Effective 7/1/2050. (HD1) AGR, FIN KIM br AGR: Cachola(wr) SB3023 SD2 HD1 1587-14 Agriculture; ‘Ulu; Appropriation Appropriates funds for fiscal year 2014-2015 for the research, development, and marketing of ‘ulu. (SB3023 HD1) AGR/EDB, FIN SOLOMON, KAHELE SB2975 SD1 HD1 1588-14 Executive Office on Early Learning; Parent-Child Interaction Learning Programs; Appropriation Makes an appropriation for the executive office on early learning to enter into contracts with third party providers for family-child interaction learning programs. (SB2975 HD1) EDN, FIN TOKUDA, etal EDN: Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr); Flr: Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr) SB3008 SD1 HD1 1589-14 Special Purpose Revenue Bonds; Renewable Energy; Anaergia Inc. Authorizes the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to assist Anaergia Inc. with the development of facilities for renewable non-fossil fuel energy production on Maui. (SB3008 HD1) EEP, FIN ENGLISH, etal SB2905 SD1 HD2 1590-14 UH; Budget; Program Execution; UH-West Oahu; Sale or Gift of Land; Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders; Appropriation; Revenue Bonds Removes program execution exceptions provisions that are specific to the UH. Prohibits the sale or gift of land currently being used for the permanent campus of the UH-West Oahu without the prior consent of the Legislature. Appropriates moneys to fund positions in SEED, and to provide direct services relating to student affairs and higher education. Repeals the authority of UH to issue revenue bonds. (SB2905 HD2) HED, FIN TANIGUCHI, KIM, Wakai SB2266 SD1 HD1 1591-14 GET Exemption; Mixed-Use Projects; Location-Efficient; Rental Housing Trust Fund; Dwelling Unit Revolving Fund; Appropriation; General Obligation Bonds. Authorizes an exemption from the general excise tax but not from county surcharges for development of mixed-use projects in location-efficient areas. Requires certain state agencies to enter into memoranda of understanding with DBEDT to develop mixed-use projects. Authorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance development of affordable rental housing and infrastructure. Appropriates funds to the rental housing trust fund and dwelling unit revolving fund. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2266 HD1) HSG, FIN CHUN OAKLAND, etal Flr: Jordan(wr); FIN: Jordan(wr) SB2265 SD1 HD2 1592-14 Hawaii Public Housing Authority; Appropriation; General Obligation Bonds Authorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds to improve the existing public housing stock and increase the supply of public housing units in the State. (SB2265 HD2) HSG, FIN CHUN OAKLAND, Galuteria
  12. 12. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 12 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2541 SD1 HD1 1593-14 Elderly Housing; Hawaii Public Housing Authority; Appropriation Appropriates funds for the redevelopment, design, and construction of the Hawaii public housing authority administrative offices on School street and the creation of an elderly-only housing complex. (SB2541 HD1) HSG/HUS, FIN CHUN OAKLAND, Dela Cruz, Green SB2542 SD1 HD1 1594-14 Rental Housing Trust Fund; Conveyance Tax Restores the allocation of conveyance tax collections to the rental housing trust fund to 50% beginning July 1, 2014. (SB2542 HD1) HSG, WAL, FIN CHUN OAKLAND, etal SB2533 SD1 HD1 1595-14 Appropriation; Housing Omnibus; Affordable Housing Appropriates general funds and authorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds to improve and increase the existing public and affordable housing stock in the State. (SB2533 HD1) HSG, FIN CHUN OAKLAND SB2589 SD2 HD2 1596-14 Harbor Police; Department of Public Safety; Transfer Transfers the law enforcement functions of the Harbors Division of the Department of Transportation to the Department of Public Safety as of July 1, 2016. (SB2589 HD2) TRN/PBS, FIN ESPERO, etal Flr: Cachola(wr) SB2391 SD2 HD1 1597-14 DLNR; Recreational Land; User Conflicts; Working Group Requires DLNR to establish a 2-year pilot project to resolve user conflicts on public recreational lands by convening a working group on the island of Oahu to identify and implement management strategies through the execution of a written agreement between interested parties. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2391 SD2 HD1) WAL, FIN L. THIELEN, etal WAL: Fale(wr), Hanohano(no), Say(wr); Flr: Awana(wr), Fale(wr), Hanohano(no), Har(wr) SB2876 SD2 HD2 1598-14 Constitutional Amendment; Special Purpose Revenue Bonds; Dams and Reservoirs Proposes a constitutional amendment to authorize the State to issue special purpose revenue bonds and use the proceeds from the bonds to offer loans to assist dam and reservoir owners to improve their facilities to protect public safety and provide significant benefits to the general public as important water sources. (SB2876 HD2) WAL, JUD, FIN KIM br SB2877 SD1 HD1 1599-14 Use Permits; Small Boat Harbors Prohibits transfer of use permit for a state small boat harbor facility unless specifically provided by law. Allows certain changes in control by parent- subsidiary, brother-sister, or constructive owner possessing permit without loss of right to retain or renew permit. Exempts seller who transfers interest between spouses and children for estate planning from paying Department of Land and Natural Resources passenger-carrying capacity business transfer fee. Effective July 1, 2112. (SB2877 HD1) WAL, FIN KIM br WAL: Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr) SB2082 SD1 HD2 1600-14 Judiciary Package; Land Court; Fees Clarifies that the fee schedule in section 501-218, Hawaii Revised Statutes (HRS), is not intended to be a comprehensive schedule of all fees payable under chapter 501, HRS. Authorizes additional land court fees to be established by court or administrative rule. (SB2082 HD2) WAL, JUD, FIN KIM br WAL: Fale(wr); Flr: Awana(wr), Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr); JUD: McDermott(no); Flr: Fale(wr), McDermott(no)
  13. 13. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 13 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2953 SD1 HD3 1601-14 Geothermal Resources; DHHL; Counties; Mining Leases; Royalties Provides that an unspecified percentage of royalties from geothermal resources on DHHL lands shall be paid to DHHL. (SB2953 HD3) WAL, OMH, FIN SOLOMON, KAHELE SB3121 SD1 HD1 1602-14 Public Land Exchange; Legislative Approval Amends the legislative approval requirement for any exchange of public land for private land to require a majority vote in both houses. (SB3121 HD1) WAL, FIN GALUTERIA, Hee WAL: Fale(no), Hanohano(no), Kawakami(no), Say(no), Thielen(wr); Flr: Awana(wr), Carroll(no), Choy(no), Fale(no), Hanohano(no), Kawakami(no), Matsumoto(wr), McDermott(no), McKelvey(no), Oshiro(no), Thielen(no), Ward(no); FIN: Ward(no) SB2742 SD1 HD1 1603-14 Pacific-Asia Institute for Resilience and Sustainability Establishes the Pacific-Asia institute for resilience and sustainability to provide the structure and opportunity for a new generation of leaders to emerge who possess the ability to address Hawaii and the Pacific-Asia region's risks from natural and man-made hazards and to develop solutions for sustainable economic growth within the region's unique physical and cultural diversity. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2742 HD1) VMI, FIN ENGLISH, etal SB2920 SD2 HD1 1604-14 Little Fire Ants; Pilot Project; Appropriation Establishes and appropriates funds for a little fire ant pilot project, canine detection team pilot project, and public awareness and education campaign to address the little fire ant threat in Hawaii. Effective 7/1/2014. (HD1) AGR, FIN KAHELE, etal SB2294 SD2 HD1 1605-14 General Obligation Bonds; Appropriation; Irrigation Systems Authorizes the issuance of GO bonds and appropriates funds for capital improvements to irrigation systems and associated agricultural management facilities. (SB2294 HD1) AGR, FIN NISHIHARA, etal SB2540 SD2 HD2 1606-14 Affordable Housing; Rental Deposit Loan Program; Appropriation Establishes a rental deposit loan program within the department of human services to assist low-income and homeless individuals and families in obtaining affordable rental housing. (SB2540 HD2) HUS/HSG, FIN CHUN OAKLAND, etal Flr: Jordan(wr); FIN: Jordan(wr)
  14. 14. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 14 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2424 SD2 HD1 1607-14 Public Schools; Air Conditioning; Appropriation Requires the Department of Education and Department of Accounting and General Services, in consultation with the Hawaii State Energy Office of the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism and the Hawaii Natural Energy Institute of the University of Hawaii, to develop a cooling master strategy and comprehensive study for the public schools and to report findings to the 2015 regular session of the Legislature. Authorizes general obligation bonds and appropriates funds for efficient air conditioned classroom demonstration projects. (SB2424 HD1) EDN, FIN TOKUDA, etal SB2397 SD2 HD1 1608-14 Economic Development; High Technology Development Corporation; Agricultural Technology Park; Agritourism Creates an agricultural technology park under the high technology development corporation. Designates certain properties to be included in the park. Makes an appropriation. (SB2397 HD1) EDB/AGR, FIN DELA CRUZ, etal SB2198 SD1 HD1 1609-14 DBEDT; Renewable Fuels Task Force; Biofuel Establishes the Renewable Fuels Task Force. Requires the Renewable Fuels Task Force to perform a feasibility study and report its findings on locally produced renewable fuels. Appropriates funds. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2198 HD1) EEP, EDB, FIN GABBARD, etal EDB: Cachola(wr), Onishi(wr) SB2663 SD2 HD2 1610-14 BLNR; Mineral Resources; Geothermal Resources; Hydraulic Fracturing Establishes a permitting process for geothermal resources development by the BLNR and the appropriate county authorities. Deposits penalties, fees, and costs related to mineral rights into the special land and development fund. Prohibits hydraulic fracturing and disposition within the State of wastewater from hydraulic fracturing through July 1, 2025. Provides for penalties and enforcement. (SB2663 HD2) EEP/WAL, FIN SOLOMON, etal EEP: Fale(wr); WAL: Fale(wr); Flr: Fale(wr), Fukumoto(wr); FIN: Kobayashi(wr) SB2039 HD1 1611-14 College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources at the University of Hawaii; Appropriation Appropriates funds to the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources at the University of Hawaii for its cooperative extension service. Effective July 1, 2525. (SB2039 HD1) HED, FIN NISHIHARA, etal SB3092 SD2 HD1 1612-14 University of Hawaii at Hilo; Hawaii Community College; Aeronautical Training Program; International Flight Training Center; Appropriation Appropriates funds for a program coordinator and technical support staff member to complete the necessary planning required for an international flight training center and associated aeronautical training programs at the University of Hawaii at Hilo and Hawaii community college. (SB3092 HD1) HED, FIN KAHELE, etal SB2472 SD2 HD3 1613-14 Occupational Therapy; Occupational Therapists; Occupational Therapy Assistants; Regulation; Licensing; Appropriation Improves the regulation of occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants by establishing an occupational therapy program and licensing requirements for occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants. Makes an appropriation. (SB2472 HD3) HLT, CPC, FIN BAKER, etal HLT: Oshiro(wr)
  15. 15. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 15 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2442 SD1 HD1 1614-14 Affordable Housing; Rental Housing Trust Fund; Appropriation Appropriates funds for the Rental Housing Trust Fund to build affordable rental housing projects, including projects with micro units, family units, and elder housing units. (SB2442 HD1) HSG, FIN CHUN OAKLAND, etal SB2799 SD2 HD1 1615-14 Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation; Executive Director Salary Authorizes the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation Board of Directors to set the salary of the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation Executive Director. Requires the Board to consider altering the Executive Director's benefits package in exchange for a salary that exceeds the salary level of civil service employees. Effective July 1, 2114. (SB2799 HD1) HSG, LAB, FIN KIM br SB2916 SD2 HD1 1616-14 Employees' Retirement System; Payroll and Personnel Transactions Requires ERS to require any department or agency of the State or counties to furnish to the system certain payroll and personnel transaction information, including changes or errors in payments. Provides that if a department or agency fails to provide the information in the required format, the State or county is required to pay to the system an amount equal to the employer contributions payable by the department or agency. Provides that unpaid amounts shall bear interest. Allows ERS to waive department or agency requirements paying employer contributions due to unforeseen circumstances. Requires reporting. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2916 HD1) LAB, FIN KIDANI, etal FIN: Kobayashi(wr), Morikawa(wr) SB3036 SD2 HD1 1617-14 North Shore of Oahu; Beach Management Plan; University of Hawaii Sea Grant College Program; Appropriation Appropriates funds to the University of Hawaii Sea Grant College Program to create a North Shore Beach Management Plan for the north shore of Oahu stretching from the Kawailoa to Waiale‘e ahupua‘a. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB3036 HD1) OMH, HED, FIN HEE SB3103 SD2 HD1 1618-14 Prepaid Wireless; Enhanced 911 Surcharge Establishes an unspecified prepaid wireless E911 surcharge imposed on retail transactions of prepaid wireless telecommunications service at the point of sale. Allows sellers to deduct and retain three per cent of the surcharge that is collected. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB3103 HD1) PBS, FIN ESPERO Flr: Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr), Jordan(wr), McDermott(no), McKelvey(wr), Oshiro(wr), Ward(wr); FIN: Jordan(wr) SB2968 SD2 HD2 1619-14 Income Tax Credit; Hotel Construction and Renovation Provides an income tax credit for qualified hotel construction and renovation for taxable years beginning in the period after December 31, 2014, through December 31, 2019. (SB2968 HD2) TOU, FIN KAHELE, Solomon Flr: Jordan(wr); FIN: Jordan(wr) SB3026 SD2 HD1 1620-14 CIP; Waimea-Paauilo Watershed Project; GO Bonds; Appropriation Authorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds and appropriates funds for design, plans, and construction of the Waimea-Paauilo watershed project. (SB3026 HD1) WAL, FIN SOLOMON SB3063 SD2 HD2 1621-14 Waipio Valley; DLNR; Working Group Establishes a temporary working group to study and make recommendations for the preservation of natural, cultural, and historic resources in Waipio valley. (SB3063 HD2) WAL, OMH, FIN SOLOMON, Kahele
  16. 16. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 16 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB3065 SD1 HD1 1622-14 Exchange for Lands; Dole Food Company; Appropriation Appropriates funds to investigate the possibility of exchanging state land for land owned by Dole Food Company, Inc., and for costs of executing the exchange. (SD3065 HD1) WAL, FIN DELA CRUZ, etal FIN: Jordan(wr), Ward(wr) SB2913 SD1 HD1 1623-14 Hawaii-grown Roasted Coffee; Hawaii-grown Instant Coffee Specifies various penalties for the false labeling of Hawaii-grown roasted or instant coffee. (SB2913 HD1) AGR, CPC/JUD NISHIHARA, etal SB2492 SD1 1624-14 Advanced Practice Registered Nurse; Scope of Practice Amends various sections of the Hawaii Revised Statutes to enable advanced practice registered nurses to practice to the fullest extent of their training and education. (SD1) HLT, CPC BAKER, etal SB2577 SD2 HD2 1625-14 Naturopathic Medicine; Naturopathic Physicians; Continuing Education Requires naturopathic physicians to carry liability insurance, be subject to data collection, and complete a minimum of 35 hours of continuing education courses, including a minimum of 15 hours of pharmacology, during each licensing renewal biennium, beginning December 31, 2017. (SB2577 HD2) HLT, CPC GREEN HLT: Jordan(wr); Flr: Jordan(wr) SB2729 SD2 HD1 1626-14 Mobile Electronic Devices; Highway Safety Makes operating a motor vehicle in the State while using a mobile device a traffic infraction. Specifies that the penalty for operating a motor vehicle while using a mobile electronic device shall be a fine of not less than $250, or $400 if operating the motor vehicle in a school zone or construction area, and that collected fines shall be deposited in the State Highway Fund. Effective January 1, 2150. (SB2729 HD1) TRN, JUD ENGLISH, etal Flr: Cachola(wr), Hanohano(wr), Har(wr), Jordan(wr), Oshiro(wr) SB2241 SD1 HD2 1627-14 Agricultural Lands; Taro Land Protection Prohibits the Board of Land and Natural Resources, in declaring residential development areas and acquiring lands therein, from disturbing wetland taro lands and infrastructure on undeveloped lands. Establishes a fourth class--taro lands classification for public lands. Permits structures for lo‘i taro fields in the agricultural district. Establishes growth and perpetuation of traditional Hawaiian crops as a goal of the State Planning Act. Authorizes BLNR, with the Taro Security and Purity Task Force, to create an inventory of taro lands. (SB2241 HD2) AGR, FIN SHIMABUKUR O, etal FIN: Jordan(wr), Kobayashi(wr) SB2296 SD2 HD2 1628-14 Agricultural Park Lands; Non- agricultural Park Lands; Back- up Lessees; Sealed Bidding Authorizes the DOA to select qualified applicants as back-up lessees when disposing of certain agricultural or non-agricultural park lands through the sealed bidding process. Authorizes the DOA to negotiate with a back-up lessee if the highest offering bidder or lessee fails to finalize a lease with the DOA for any reason. (SB2296 HD2) AGR, FIN NISHIHARA, etal SB2343 HD1 1629-14 Hawaii Invasive Species Council; Department of Land and Natural Resources; Appropriation Appropriates funds to the Department of Land and Natural Resources, as administrative host of the Hawaii Invasive Species Council, for invasive species prevention, control, outreach, research, and planning. (SB2343 HD1) AGR, FIN KIM, etal
  17. 17. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 17 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2250 SD2 HD1 1630-14 Charitable Solicitation; Collection Boxes; Charitable Organizations; Professional Solicitors; Commercial Co- venturers Requires certain disclosures on collection boxes for donated clothing and household items that are owned and operated by a charitable organization exempt from the income tax under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, a professional solicitor, or a for-profit organization that is not a professional solicitor or an organization exempt from the income tax under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code; clarifies registration requirement for Hawaii domiciled charitable organizations and by nonprofits covered by an IRS Group Exemption Ruling; authorizes the Attorney General to require electronic financial reporting by professional solicitors; imposes a fee for late financial reports by professional solicitors; amends the time within which commercial co-venturers must provide a final accounting to a charitable organization; clarifies exemptions from registration requirements; and makes other technical and housekeeping amendments to chapter 467B, Hawaii Revised Statutes. Effective 12/21/2112. (HD1) CPC/JUD, FIN HEE SB3094 SD2 HD2 1631-14 Counties; Liens; Water and Sewer Charges; Waterworks Systems; Sewer Systems Authorizes counties to impose and enforce liens upon premises served for unpaid water or sewer charges after notice to the owner or agent, which includes access to account information to the extent permitted by law, and an opportunity for a hearing. Repeals county authority to take over existing state waterworks and sewer systems. (SB3094 HD2) CPC, FIN KAHELE br SB2832 SD2 HD1 1632-14 High Technology Development Corporation; Small Business Innovation Research Grants; Hawaii Capital Loan Revolving Fund; Appropriation Adds a Small Business Innovation Research program award or contract as a qualifying criterion for grants from the High Technology Development Corporation. Amends the ceiling on any single transfer from the Hawaii Capital Loan Revolving Fund for grants from $100,000 to an unspecified amount. Appropriates funds. (SB2832 HD1) EDB, FIN KIM br
  18. 18. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 18 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB3066 SD2 HD1 1633-14 Public-private Finance Initiative; Pilot Project; Appropriation Establishes the public-private finance initiative (PPIA). Requires the PPIA to initiate a pilot project. Appropriates funds for the PPIA. Effective July 1, 2050. Repeals on July 1, 2018. (SB3066 HD1) EDB/WAL, FIN DELA CRUZ, etal EDB: Awana(wr), Onishi(wr), Ward(wr); WAL: Cullen(wr), Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr), Lowen(wr), Thielen(no); Flr: Awana(wr), Cullen(wr), Hanohano(wr), Lowen(wr), Onishi(wr), Rhoads(wr), Thielen(no), Wooley(wr); FIN: Cullen(wr), Ing(no), Lowen(wr), Morikawa(wr), Onishi(wr), Ward(wr)SB2858 SD1 HD1 1634-14 Environmental Information Management Office Establishes an office of environmental information management within the department of health. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2858 HD1) EEP, FIN KIM br EEP: Fale(no), Say(wr); Flr: Awana(wr), Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr), Har(wr), Jordan(wr), Oshiro(wr), Tokioka(wr); FIN: Jordan(wr), Tokioka(wr)SB3093 SD1 HD1 1635-14 University of Hawaii at Hilo; ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center; RISE 21st Century After School Program; Appropriation Makes an appropriation to the University of Hawaii at Hilo to support its memorandum of agreement with RISE 21st Century After School Program. (SB3093 HD1) HED, FIN KAHELE, etal SB2434 SD2 HD1 1636-14 Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia Services; Executive Office on Aging; Appropriation Establishes additional duties for the Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia Services Coordinator and appropriates funds for one full-time (1.00 FTE) position within the Executive Office on Aging to assist the Coordinator with Alzheimer's disease and dementia-related services. Effective July 1, 2150. (SB2434 HD1) HLT, FIN DELA CRUZ, etal
  19. 19. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 19 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2054 SD3 HD3 1637-14 Health; Insurance; Mandatory Health Coverage; Autism Spectrum Disorders Requires health insurers, mutual benefit societies, and health maintenance organizations to provide coverage for autism spectrum disorder treatments. Requires an actuarial analysis to estimate the cost impact of providing autism spectrum disorder benefits. (SB2054 HD3) HLT, CPC, FIN GREEN, CHUN OAKLAND, RUDERMAN CPC: Har(wr) SB2346 SD1 HD2 1638-14 Aging; Long-term Care Education; Appropriations; Majority Package Appropriates general funds to the Department of Health for community-based services and programs for older persons. Requires the Department of Health Executive Office on Aging to conduct a public education and awareness campaign on long-term care and appropriates funds for this purpose. (SB2346 HD2) HLT, FIN KIM, etal Flr: Jordan(wr); FIN: Jordan(wr) SB2866 SD1 HD1 1639-14 Hawaii Health Systems Corporation; Emergency Appropriation Makes an emergency appropriation to the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation. (SB2866 HD1) HLT, FIN KIM br SB2436 SD2 HD1 1640-14 Transit-Oriented Development Advisory Committee Establishes the transit-oriented development advisory committee to make recommendations about sustainable development projects close to transit. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2436 HD1) TRN, FIN DELA CRUZ, etal FIN: Lowen(wr) SB2421 SD2 HD1 1641-14 Department of Education; Department of Accounting and General Services; Department of Health; Interagency Working Group; Appropriation Establishes an interagency working group consisting of the chair of the senate committee on education, chair of the house of representatives committee on education, superintendent of education, and comptroller, or their designees, and any other relevant parties. Establishes an interagency working group consisting of the chair of the senate committee on education, chair of the house of representatives committee on education, superintendent of education, and director of health, or their designees, and any other relevant parties. Tasks both interagency working groups with discussing various issues relating to Act 51, Session Laws of Hawaii 2004. Appropriates funds to the department of accounting and general services for additional positions on the islands of Maui, Hawaii, and Kauai. Appropriates funds to the department of education to establish the interagency working groups and for full-time equivalent positions. (SB2421 HD1) EDN, FIN TOKUDA, etal SB2469 SD2 HD3 1642-14 Telehealth; Insurance; Health Care Providers; Reimbursement Requires equivalent reimbursement for services provided through telehealth as for the same services provided via face-to-face contact. Clarifies definition of health care provider for telehealth purposes. Changes statutory references to "telemedicine" to "telehealth" for consistency. (SB2469 HD3) HLT, CPC, FIN BAKER, etal HLT: Oshiro(wr)
  20. 20. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 20 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB632 SD2 HD1 1643-14 Environmental Court; Judicial Review Establishes environmental courts as divisions within the circuit courts to hear proceedings, including certain chapter 91, Hawaii Revised Statutes, proceedings arising from certain environmental laws. Requires the Judiciary to report to the Legislature the total number of environmental-related cases filed in the last five years. Effective January 1, 2100. (SB632 HD1) EEP, JUD, FIN KEITH- AGARAN, etal EEP: Fale(wr); Flr: Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr), Har(wr); JUD: Har(wr), Ito(wr), McDermott(no), Tsuji(wr); Flr: Awana(wr), Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr), Har(wr), Kawakami(wr), McDermott(no), Oshiro(no); FIN: Tokioka(wr), SB1043 SD1 HD1 1644-14 Electric Utilities; Franchise; Task Force Establishes the Legislative Utility Review Task Force to review franchises held by investor-owned electric utilities. Effective July 1, 2030. (SB1043 HD1) EEP, CPC, FIN KIM br EEP: Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr), Say(wr); Flr: Hanohano(wr), Har(wr) SB2196 SD2 HD1 1645-14 Energy; Barrel Tax; Energy Systems Development Special Fund Re-establishes the energy systems development special fund, which was repealed. Amends the amount of the environmental response, energy, and food security tax to be deposited into the existing various funds. Amends the purpose of the hydrogen investment capital special fund to be for the development of hydrogen production, storage, and dispensing infrastructure. Appropriates a one-time unspecified amount from the revenues of the environmental response, energy, and food security tax to be deposited into the hydrogen investment capital special fund. Extends the repeal of various allocations of the environmental response, energy, and food security tax from 2015 to 2030. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2196 HD1) EEP, FIN GABBARD, etal EEP: Fale(no), Hanohano(no), Say(no); Flr: Aquino(wr), Awana(wr), Cullen(wr), Fale(no), Fukumoto(no), Hanohano(no), Har(wr), Johanson(wr), Kawakami(wr), Matsumoto(wr), McDermott(no), Say(wr); FIN: Cullen(wr), Fukumoto(no), Johanson(wr), Jordan(wr), Tokioka(wr),
  21. 21. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 21 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2934 SD2 HD1 1646-14 Community-based Renewable Energy Program; Public Utilities Commission; Tariff Requires the public utilities commission to establish community-based renewable energy tariffs that allow electric utility customers to own portions of a renewable energy facility that sells electricity to the electric utility. Allows an electric utility or anyone to propose a community-based renewable energy project for approval by the Public Utilities Commission. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2934 HD1) EEP/CPC, FIN GABBARD, etal CPC: Belatti(wr), Ito(no), McKelvey(wr), Oshiro(wr), Tsuji(wr), Yamane(wr); EEP: Hanohano(no), Say(no); Flr: Awana(wr), Carroll(wr), Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr), Har(no), Ito(wr), Jordan(wr), McKelvey(wr), Oshiro(wr), Say(no); FIN: Jordan(wr), Tokioka(wr), SB1233 HD1 1647-14 Employment; Leave of Absence; Organ, Bone Marrow, or Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Donation Requires certain private employers to allow employees to take leaves of absence for organ, bone marrow, or peripheral blood stem cell donation. Unused sick leave, vacation, or paid time off, or unpaid time off, may be used for these leaves of absence. Requires employers to restore an employee returning from leave to the same or equivalent position. Establishes a private right of action for employees seeking enforcement of provisions. Effective July 1, 2114. (SB1233 HD1) HLT/LAB, FIN WAKAI, etal SB2470 SD1 HD1 1648-14 Health; Hawaii Health Connector; Appropriation Establishes the Hawaii health connector as the State of Hawaii Health Insurance Exchange. Establishes advisory groups and an oversight council to assist the Connector Board. Amends the composition and duties of the Connector Board. Establishes a special fund. Appropriates funds. Effective July 1, 2112. (SB2470 HD1) HLT/CPC, FIN BAKER, etal CPC: McDermott(wr), Thielen(wr); HLT: Jordan(wr); Flr: Fale(wr), Fukumoto(wr), Hanohano(wr), Johanson(wr), Jordan(wr), Matsumoto(wr), McDermott(wr), Thielen(wr); FIN: Fukumoto(wr), Jordan(wr),
  22. 22. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 22 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2820 SD2 HD2 1649-14 Insurance; Rescission of Coverage; Health Benefit Plans Conforms Title 24, HRS, to the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and NAIC model laws. Clarifies the authority of insurers with general casualty insurance authority. Clarifies retention requirements. Expands the authority of the Insurance Fraud Investigations Branch. Includes long-term care insurance as part of limited benefit health insurance. Makes housekeeping amendments to Title 24, HRS. Effective July 1, 2112. (SB2820 HD2) HLT, CPC, FIN KIM br HLT: Jordan(wr), Matsumoto(wr); Flr: Hanohano(wr), Har(wr), Jordan(wr), Oshiro(wr), Thielen(wr), Jordan(wr); FIN: Fukumoto(wr), Jordan(wr) SB2348 SD2 HD1 1650-14 Emergency Medical Services; Advanced Life Support Ambulances; Appropriation Makes an appropriation to establish and fund two advanced life support ambulances based in Puna and Makalei on the island of Hawaii, including acquisition of vehicles, equipment, and personnel costs. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2348 HD1) HLT, FIN GREEN, etal SB2495 SD3 HD1 1651-14 Electronic Smoking Device; Tobacco Products; Smoking Prohibits the use of electronic smoking devices in enclosed public areas and other specified locations under Chapter 328J, Hawaii Revised Statutes. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2495 HD1) HLT, FIN BAKER, etal HLT: Jordan(wr), Kobayashi(wr), Matsumoto(wr), Oshiro(wr); Flr: Awana(wr), Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr), Har(wr), Jordan(wr), Kawakami(wr), McDermott(no), Oshiro(wr), Ward(wr); FIN: Johanson(wr), SB2496 SD2 HD1 1652-14 Tobacco Products; Cigarette and Tobacco Tax; Hawaii Cancer Research Special Fund; Hawaii Tobacco Prevention and Control Trust Fund Imposes an excise tax equal to an unspecified percentage of the wholesale price of any tobacco product, other than large cigars, effective January 1, 2015. Allocates funds collected to the Hawaii cancer research special fund and Hawaii tobacco prevention and control trust fund. Effective July 1, 2150. (SB2496 HD1) HLT, FIN BAKER, WAKAI, Nishihara Flr: Awana(wr), Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr), McDermott(no); FIN: Johanson(wr), Jordan(wr) SB2855 SD1 HD1 1653-14 Emergency Appropriation; Developmental Disabilities; COFA Makes an emergency appropriation to enable the Department of Health to continue providing developmental disabilities services to eligible Compact of Free Association adults and children. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2855 HD1) HLT, FIN KIM br Flr: Awana(wr), Hanohano(wr)
  23. 23. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 23 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB3064 SD2 HD1 1654-14 Hawaii Health Systems Corporation; Transition Guidelines; Nonprofit Hospital Corporations Allows for the transition of the Hawaii health systems corporation, a regional system, to a new healthcare management system organized under the laws of the State as a nonprofit corporation or public benefit corporation registered to do business in the State. Establishes a transition committee to assist the governor in implementing, reviewing, and negotiating the transitioning of the corporation, a regional system, or a combined regional system or two or more regional systems to a new healthcare management system. Effective July 1, 2150. (SB3064 HD1) HLT/LAB, FIN GREEN, CHUN OAKLAND, Shimabukuro HLT: Jordan(wr), Matsumoto(wr), Morikawa(wr), Woodson(wr); LAB: Johanson(wr), Yamane(wr); Flr: Fale(wr), Fukumoto(wr), Hanohano(wr), Johanson(wr), Jordan(wr), Kawakami(wr), Matsumoto(wr), Morikawa(wr), Onishi(wr); FIN: Cullen(wr), Fukumoto(wr), Ing(wr), Johanson(wr), Jordan(wr), Lowen(wr), Morikawa(wr), Onishi(wr)SB1007 SD2 HD2 1655-14 Public Land Liability Makes permanent liability protections for warning signs for outdoor recreation on public lands. (SB1007 HD2) WAL/OMH, JUD, FIN KIM br
  24. 24. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 24 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB3122 SD2 HD2 1656-14 Hawaii Community Development Authority; Residential Development Authorizes residential development by OHA on specified parcels in Kakaako Makai subject to public hearing, HCDA approval, and association fees to fund services and projects. Exempts development from public facilities dedication requirement. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB3122 HD2) WAL, OMH, FIN GALUTERIA, etal Flr: Belatti(no), Fukumoto(wr), McDermott(no), Oshiro(wr), Takayama(wr), Thielen(wr), Tokioka(wr); OMH: Evans(wr), Say(no); Flr: Belatti(no), Carroll(wr), Choy(no), Har(wr), Kobayashi(no), McDermott(no), McKelvey(no), Oshiro(no), Say(no), Takai(no), Takayama(no), Thielen(wr); FIN: Kobayashi(no), Takayama(no) SB2274 SD1 HD1 1657-14 Sustainable Living Research; Permit; Appropriations Establishes a permit that exempts sustainable living research and sites from certain county codes, ordinances, and rules. Appropriates funds. Effective July 1, 2050. (SB2274 HD1) WAL, FIN RUDERMAN, etal WAL: Cullen(wr), Fale(wr), Hanohano(no); Flr: Awana(wr), Cullen(wr), Fale(wr), Hanohano(no), Har(wr), Jordan(wr), Lowen(wr), McDermott(no), McKelvey(wr), Oshiro(wr), Ward(wr); FIN: Cullen(wr), Jordan(wr), Lowen(no),
  25. 25. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 25 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2609 SD1 HD2 1658-14 Labor; Minimum Wage; Tip Credit Increases minimum wage rate to $7.75 per hour beginning on 1/1/15, $8.50 per hour beginning on 1/1/16, $9.25 per hour beginning on 1/1/17, and $10.00 per hour beginning on 1/1/18. Increases the tip credit to 50 cents per hour beginning on 1/1/15, and 75 cents per hour beginning on 1/1/16; provided that beginning 1/1/15, the combined amount the employee receives in wages and tips is at least $7 more than the applicable minimum wage. (SB2609 HD2) LAB, FIN HEE LAB: Johanson(wr), Takumi(wr), Yamashita(wr); Flr: Awana(wr), Fale(wr), Fukumoto(wr), Hanohano(wr), Har(wr), Ito(wr), Johanson(wr), Matsumoto(wr), McDermott(no), Onishi(wr), Rhoads(wr), Say(no); FIN: Fukumoto(wr), Johanson(wr) SB2048 SD1 HD2 1659-14 Cable Television Systems; Access Organizations; Public, Educational, and Governmental Channels Deletes the requirement that the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs conduct annual management and financial audits of designated public, educational, or governmental access channels. Removes the sunset provision in Act 19, Session Laws of Hawaii 2011, thereby permanently allowing the Director of Commerce and Consumer Affairs to designate access organizations in each franchise area to oversee public, educational, and governmental channels and requiring the Cable Advisory Committee to advise the director and access organizations on certain matters. Amends definition of "service area". (SB2048 HD2) CPC, JUD BAKER, etal SB2490 SD2 HD2 1660-14 Nurses; Registered Nurses; Practical Nurses; Continuing Competency; Licensing; Registration Requires licensed registered nurses and licensed practical nurses to submit evidence of continuing competency at each renewal period, beginning on July 1, 2017. (SB2490 HD2) HLT, CPC BAKER, etal SB2478 HD2 1661-14 Chiropractic; Scope of Practice; Workers' Compensation Rate Updates the scope of practice for chiropractic to reflect standards, practices, and terminology accepted by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners. Limits employer liability for chiropractic treatment under the Workers' Compensation Law. (SB2478 HD2) HLT, CPC BAKER, etal SB2487 SD1 HD2 1662-14 Small Business Regulatory Review Board; Office of Small Business Regulatory Review; Director; Annual Report Establishes the Office of Small Business Regulatory Review. Requires the Director to submit an annual report to the Legislature. Requires the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism to provide the Board adequate financial and administrative support. (SB2487 HD2) EDB, CPC BAKER, etal
  26. 26. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 26 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2898 SD2 HD1 1663-14 Highway; Safety; Motor Vehicle; Commercial Driver's Licensing Amends or deletes statutes containing federal commercial driver's licensing requirements that are addressed in Hawaii Administrative Rules. (SB2898 HD1) TRN, CPC/JUD KIM br SB2260 SD2 HD2 1664-14 Public Works; Prevailing Wage; Penalties; Suspension Increases the penalties imposed on a contractor who interferes with or delays an investigation to determine compliance with wage and hour laws of employees on public works. Specifies that a general contractor is secondarily liable for payment of back wages. Increases the suspension period from three to five years for a third violation. Clarifies the effective date of suspension. Specifies that suspension for falsification of records or delay or interference with an investigation is immediate. Specifies who the director of labor and industrial relations must notify of any suspension order. Requires reports from the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations. Repeals certain provisions of the bill on June 30, 2018. (SB2260 HD2) LAB, FIN HEE FIN: Morikawa(wr) SB2845 SD1 HD3 1665-14 Position Exemptions; Department of Human Services; State Medical Assistance Programs Authorizes the Director of Human Services to appoint a division administrator and a finance officer, exempt from Chapter 76, Hawaii Revised Statutes, when in the determination of the Director the services to be performed are unique and essential to the execution of the functions of the state medical assistance programs. (SB2845 HD3) HUS, LAB, FIN KIM br HUS: Fukumoto(no), Jordan(wr), Morikawa(wr); Flr: Awana(wr), Cullen(wr), Fale(wr), Fukumoto(no), Hanohano(wr), Har(wr), Johanson(no), Jordan(wr), Kawakami(wr), Matsumoto(wr), McKelvey(wr), Morikawa(wr), Oshiro(wr), Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr), Jordan(wr), Oshiro(wr); FIN:
  27. 27. Bill Digest for April 8, 2014 3rd Reading Bills Page 27 of 27 Measure HSCR Subject Description Referral Introducers Votes (no & wr) SB2194 SD1 HD2 1666-14 Pulse Oximetry Screening; Congenital Heart Defects; Birthing Facilities; Newborns; Appropriation; EUTF; Captive Insurance Requires birthing facilities to perform a pulse oximetry test or other medically accepted screening on newborns to screen for critical congenital heart defects. Appropriates funds to DOH for a screening program and to the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation to conduct screenings. Establishes the Hawaii Employer- Union Health Benefits Trust Fund Captive Insurance Company to effectively manage the administration and financing of the current and potential future other post employee benefit obligations of the state and county governments. (SB2194 HD2) HLT, FIN GABBARD FIN: Cullen(wr), Jordan(wr), Kobayashi(wr), Lowen(wr), Onishi(wr), Takayama(no), Tokioka(no), Yamashita(wr) SB2026 SD1 HD2 1667-14 Penal Code; Animal Cruelty; Slaughter or Trafficking of Dogs or Cats for Human Consumption Establishes the offense of Cruelty to Animals by Slaughtering or Trafficking Dogs or Cats for Human Consumption. Includes dogs and cats bred for human consumption in the definition of "pet animal". (SB2026 HD2) AGR, JUD HEE AGR: Awana(wr), Cachola(no), Tokioka(wr), Tsuji(no); Flr: Awana(wr), Cabanilla(no), Cachola(no), Fale(wr), Hanohano(wr), Johanson(wr), McDermott(no), Oshiro(wr), Say(wr), Tokioka(wr), Tsuji(wr); JUD:
  28. 28. Cross Reference Sheet - For April 8, 2014 House Third Reading Bills HSCR Digest Page HSCR Digest Page HSCR Digest Page SB 41 SD1 HD1 1503-14 1 SB 2346 SD1 HD2 1638-14 19 SB 2779 SD1 HD1 1517-14 2 SB 632 SD2 HD1 1643-14 20 SB 2348 SD2 HD1 1650-14 22 SB 2799 SD2 HD1 1615-14 15 SB 702 SD2 HD2 1548-14 6 SB 2365 SD2 HD2 1562-14 8 SB 2809 SD1 HD1 1534-14 4 SB 718 SD2 HD1 1537-14 5 SB 2368 SD1 HD1 1580-14 10 SB 2817 SD2 HD1 1505-14 1 SB 1007 SD2 HD2 1655-14 23 SB 2391 SD2 HD1 1597-14 12 SB 2820 SD2 HD2 1649-14 22 SB 1038 SD2 HD2 1557-14 7 SB 2397 SD2 HD1 1608-14 14 SB 2821 SD2 HD1 1535-14 4 SB 1043 SD1 HD1 1644-14 20 SB 2399 SD2 HD1 1538-14 5 SB 2829 SD1 HD1 1511-14 2 SB 1065 SD1 1558-14 7 SB 2410 SD1 HD1 1508-14 1 SB 2832 SD2 HD1 1632-14 17 SB 1179 SD1 HD2 1565-14 8 SB 2411 SD1 HD1 1509-14 1 SB 2845 SD1 HD3 1665-14 26 SB 1233 HD1 1647-14 21 SB 2421 SD2 HD1 1641-14 19 SB 2853 SD2 HD2 1525-14 3 SB 1236 SD1 HD2 1520-14 2 SB 2424 SD2 HD1 1607-14 14 SB 2855 SD1 HD1 1653-14 22 SB 1249 SD2 HD1 1550-14 6 SB 2431 SD1 HD1 1572-14 9 SB 2858 SD1 HD1 1634-14 18 SB 2009 SD2 HD1 1549-14 6 SB 2434 SD2 HD1 1636-14 18 SB 2866 SD1 HD1 1639-14 19 SB 2026 SD1 HD2 1667-14 27 SB 2436 SD2 HD1 1640-14 19 SB 2869 SD2 HD1 1522-14 3 SB 2032 SD2 HD2 1526-14 3 SB 2442 SD1 HD1 1614-14 15 SB 2876 SD2 HD2 1598-14 12 SB 2039 HD1 1611-14 14 SB 2467 HD1 1583-14 11 SB 2877 SD1 HD1 1599-14 12 SB 2042 HD1 1571-14 9 SB 2469 SD2 HD3 1642-14 19 SB 2884 SD2 HD1 1569-14 9 SB 2048 SD1 HD2 1659-14 25 SB 2470 SD1 HD1 1648-14 21 SB 2886 SD1 HD1 1512-14 2 SB 2054 SD3 HD3 1637-14 19 SB 2472 SD2 HD3 1613-14 14 SB 2887 SD1 1514-14 2 SB 2057 SD2 HD1 1547-14 6 SB 2478 HD2 1661-14 25 SB 2890 SD1 1515-14 2 SB 2073 SD1 HD1 1559-14 7 SB 2481 SD1 HD1 1530-14 4 SB 2895 SD1 HD1 1513-14 2 SB 2074 SD1 HD1 1560-14 7 SB 2486 SD1 HD1 1531-14 4 SB 2896 SD1 1516-14 2 SB 2075 HD1 1561-14 7 SB 2487 SD1 HD2 1662-14 25 SB 2898 SD2 HD1 1663-14 26 SB 2078 SD1 1581-14 10 SB 2490 SD2 HD2 1660-14 25 SB 2901 SD1 HD1 1523-14 3 SB 2079 SD2 HD1 1539-14 5 SB 2491 1584-14 11 SB 2902 SD1 HD2 1574-14 9 SB 2082 SD1 HD2 1600-14 12 SB 2492 SD1 1624-14 16 SB 2905 SD1 HD2 1590-14 11 SB 2110 SD2 HD1 1586-14 11 SB 2495 SD3 HD1 1651-14 22 SB 2913 SD1 HD1 1623-14 16 SB 2118 HD1 1552-14 7 SB 2496 SD2 HD1 1652-14 22 SB 2916 SD2 HD1 1616-14 15 SB 2120 1551-14 7 SB 2516 SD2 HD1 1543-14 6 SB 2920 SD2 HD1 1604-14 13 SB 2134 SD1 HD1 1542-14 6 SB 2517 SD2 HD1 1544-14 6 SB 2934 SD2 HD1 1646-14 21 SB 2175 SD2 HD2 1527-14 3 SB 2519 SD1 HD1 1510-14 1 SB 2948 SD1 HD1 1536-14 5 SB 2194 SD1 HD2 1666-14 27 SB 2533 SD1 HD1 1595-14 12 SB 2953 SD1 HD3 1601-14 13 SB 2196 SD2 HD1 1645-14 20 SB 2540 SD2 HD2 1606-14 13 SB 2968 SD2 HD2 1619-14 15 SB 2198 SD1 HD1 1609-14 14 SB 2541 SD1 HD1 1593-14 12 SB 2975 SD1 HD1 1588-14 11 SB 2223 HD2 1579-14 10 SB 2542 SD1 HD1 1594-14 12 SB 2981 SD2 HD1 1541-14 5 SB 2233 1585-14 11 SB 2577 SD2 HD2 1625-14 16 SB 3008 SD1 HD1 1589-14 11 SB 2241 SD1 HD2 1627-14 16 SB 2581 SD2 HD1 1532-14 4 SB 3023 SD2 HD1 1587-14 11 SB 2246 SD2 HD2 1555-14 7 SB 2583 SD1 HD1 1540-14 5 SB 3024 SD2 HD1 1570-14 9 SB 2249 SD1 HD1 1553-14 7 SB 2589 SD2 HD2 1596-14 12 SB 3026 SD2 HD1 1620-14 15 SB 2250 SD2 HD1 1630-14 17 SB 2598 SD1 HD1 1577-14 10 SB 3036 SD2 HD1 1617-14 15 SB 2260 SD2 HD2 1664-14 26 SB 2609 SD1 HD2 1658-14 25 SB 3039 SD2 HD1 1563-14 8 SB 2265 SD1 HD2 1592-14 11 SB 2629 SD1 HD1 1554-14 7 SB 3053 SD2 HD1 1573-14 9 SB 2266 SD1 HD1 1591-14 11 SB 2634 SD1 HD2 1556-14 7 SB 3063 SD2 HD2 1621-14 15 SB 2274 SD1 HD1 1657-14 24 SB 2657 SD2 HD1 1582-14 10 SB 3064 SD2 HD1 1654-14 23 SB 2288 SD2 HD1 1546-14 6 SB 2658 SD3 HD2 1578-14 10 SB 3065 SD1 HD1 1622-14 16 SB 2294 SD2 HD1 1605-14 13 SB 2663 SD2 HD2 1610-14 14 SB 3066 SD2 HD1 1633-14 18 SB 2296 SD2 HD2 1628-14 16 SB 2682 SD1 HD2 1521-14 3 SB 3092 SD2 HD1 1612-14 14 SB 2300 SD1 HD1 1504-14 1 SB 2687 SD1 HD2 1528-14 3 SB 3093 SD1 HD1 1635-14 18 SB 2305 SD1 HD1 1566-14 8 SB 2726 SD2 HD1 1524-14 3 SB 3094 SD2 HD2 1631-14 17 SB 2308 SD1 HD1 1567-14 8 SB 2729 SD2 HD1 1626-14 16 SB 3099 SD1 HD1 1564-14 8 SB 2315 SD1 HD1 1568-14 8 SB 2731 SD2 HD2 1575-14 9 SB 3103 SD2 HD1 1618-14 15 SB 2321 SD1 HD1 1507-14 1 SB 2742 SD1 HD1 1603-14 13 SB 3121 SD1 HD1 1602-14 13 SB 2343 HD1 1629-14 16 SB 2758 SD1 HD1 1533-14 4 SB 3122 SD2 HD2 1656-14 24 SB 2345 SD1 HD1 1529-14 4 SB 2768 SD2 HD2 1545-14 6 SB 3125 SD2 HD2 1576-14 9 Bill No. Bill No. Bill No.

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