2017 Acts

ACT 029, HB1152 HD1 SD2 CD1, 5/19/2017
RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, AIRPORTS DIVISION, PROJECT ADJUSTMENT FUND Adds to the General Appropriations Act of 2015 a budget proviso to permit the utilization of the Department of Transportation, Airports Division, Project Adjustment Fund. Requires the Governor to report to Legislature prior to the 2018 Regular Session. ACT 029, HB1152 HD1 SD2 CD1
Read More
ACT 028, SB926 SD1 HD1 CD1, 5/19/2017
RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS Appropriates funds for fiscal biennium 2017-2019 for Hawaii employer-union health benefits trust fund costs for public employees in collective bargaining unit (14) and their excluded counterparts. ACT 028, SB926 SD1 HD1 CD1
Read More
ACT 027, SB923 SD1 HD1 CD1, 5/19/2017
RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS Appropriates and authorizes funds for fiscal biennium 2017-2019 for collective bargaining cost items, salary increases, and other cost adjustments for public employees in collective bargaining unit (11) and their excluded counterparts. ACT 027, SB923 SD1 HD1 CD1
Read More
ACT 026, SB919 SD1 HD1 CD1, 5/19/2017
RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS Appropriates funds for fiscal biennium 2017-2019 for Hawaii employer-union health benefits trust fund costs for public employees in collective bargaining units (7), (1), and (10) and their excluded counterparts. ACT 026, SB919 SD1 HD1 CD1
Read More
ACT 025, SB918 SD1 HD1 CD1, 5/19/2017
RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS Appropriates and authorizes funds for fiscal biennium 2017-2019 for collective bargaining cost items, salary increases, and other cost adjustments for public employees in collective bargaining unit (6) and their excluded counterparts. ACT 025, SB918 SD1 HD1 CD1
Read More
ACT 024, SB917 SD1 HD1 CD1, 5/19/2017
RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS Appropriates and authorizes funds for fiscal biennium 2017-2019 for collective bargaining cost items, salary increases, and other cost adjustments for public employees in collective bargaining unit (5) and their excluded counterparts. ACT 024, SB917 SD1 HD1 CD1  
Read More
ACT 023, SB915 SD1 HD1 CD1, 5/19/2017
RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS Appropriates and authorizes funds for fiscal biennium 2017-2019 for collective bargaining cost items, salary increases, and other cost adjustments for collective bargaining units (3) and (4) and their excluded counterparts. ACT 023, SB915 SD1 HD1 CD1  
Read More
ACT 022, SB914 SD1 HD1 CD1, 5/19/2017
RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS Appropriates and authorizes funds for fiscal biennium 2017-2019 for collective bargaining cost items, salary increases, and other cost adjustments for collective bargaining units (2), (8), (9), and (13) and their excluded counterparts. ACT 022, SB914 SD1 HD1 CD1
Read More
ACT 021, HB110 HD1 SD2 CD1, 5/19/2017
MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS Makes an appropriation for the public employment cost items and cost adjustments for employees of the various legislative agencies who are excluded from collective bargaining. ACT 021, HB110 HD1 SD2 CD1
Read More
ACT 020, SB969 HD2, 5/18/2017
MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT Makes an emergency appropriation to provide funds for the Department of Human Resources Development to pay claims as required by the Hawaii Workers’ Compensation Law. ACT 020, SB969 HD2
Read More
ACT 019, HB1022 HD1 SD2 CD1, 5/18/2017
MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR CLAIMS AGAINST THE STATE, ITS OFFICERS, OR ITS EMPLOYEES Makes appropriations for claims against the State, its officers, and its employees. ACT 019, HB1022 HD1 SD2 CD1
Read More
ACT 018, SB207 SD2 HD2 CD1, 5/18/2017
RELATING TO EMPLOYEES Authorizes the expenditure of general funds for a one-time lump sum cash bonus severance benefit to affected Maui region hospital employees. Repeals chapter 89E, HRS, and Act 1, Second Special Session, Session Laws of Hawaii 2016, retroactively to 7/20/2016. ACT 018, SB207 SD2 HD2 CD1
Read More
ACT 017, SB936 SD2 HD1 CD1, 5/18/2017
RELATING TO THE EMPLOYEES’ RETIREMENT SYSTEM Extends benefit finalization period for December 31 retirements; changes interest rate for late benefit finalizations; extends deadline for employer payments under section 88-100, Hawaii Revised Statutes. Allows delegation of certain disability retirement and service connected death benefit approval functions. Incrementally increases the rates for employer contributions to the Employees’ […]
Read More
ACT 016, HB1099 HD1 SD2 CD1, 5/18/2017
RELATING TO REPORTS OF CHILD ABUSE Brings the State into compliance with the federal Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015 and the federal Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act of 2010. Amends the definition of “child abuse or neglect” to include sex trafficking or severe forms of trafficking in persons. Clarifies that records […]
Read More
ACT 015, HB1041, 4/27/2017
RELATING TO REPORTING BY THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM. Deletes “every fifth year reporting” requirement by the greenhouse gas emissions reduction task force to the Legislature and changes who is authorized to appoint the panel to conduct the evaluation of the energy systems development special fund projects. ACT 015, HB1041
Read More
ACT 014, HB850 HD2, 4/27/2017
RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII. Repeals requirements for the University of Hawaii to prepare certain annual reports to the Legislature. Act 014, HB850 HD2
Read More
ACT 013, HB775 HD2, 4/27/2017
RELATING TO AGRICULTURE. Repeals the requirement that the DOA must: (1) grant permission prior to the removal of eggs from any dock or landing; and (2) certify that eggs contained in a shipment are properly marked. Requires importation and other documents to be furnished to the DOA before imported eggs are offered for sale. Provides […]
Read More
ACT 012, SB1218 SD1, 4/26/2017
RELATING TO STATUTORY REVISION: AMENDING VARIOUS PROVISIONS OF THE HAWAII REVISED STATUTES AND THE SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII FOR THE PURPOSES OF CORRECTING ERRORS AND REFERENCES, CLARIFYING LANGUAGE, AND DELETING OBSOLETE OR UNNECESSARY PROVISIONS Amends various provisions of the Hawaii Revised Statutes and the Session Laws of Hawaii for the purposes of correcting errors and […]
Read More
ACT 011, SB283, 4/26/2017
RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION Renames Mokulele highway on Maui as the Maui veterans highway. ACT 011, SB283
Read More
ACT 010, SB882, 4/26/2017
RELATING TO FARM TO SCHOOL MONTH IN HAWAII Designates the month of October as “Farm to School Month in Hawaii.” ACT 010, SB882
Read More