2018 Acts

ACT 008, HB 1624 HD1 SD1, 05/01/2018
RELATING TO INSURANCE. Delays the implementation of the producer licensing requirements amended by Act 152, Session Laws of Hawaii 2017, until January 1, 2020.
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ACT 007, HB1725 HD2, 4/24/2018
RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING. Requires public employees in collective bargaining units to provide written notification to the exclusive representative to discontinue payroll assignments within a certain time period. Requires the exclusive representative to forward the notification to the employer within ten business days of receipt.
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ACT 006, HB 1654, 4/24/2018
RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS. Abolishes the office of community services special fund of the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations and transfers unencumbered balance to the general fund.
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ACT 005, SB2939 SD2, 4/24/2018
RELATING TO ENERGY. On or before January 1, 2020, requires the PUC to establish performance incentive and penalty mechanisms that directly tie electric utility revenues to the utility’s achievement on performance metrics. Exempts member-owned cooperative electric utilities. Effective 7/1/2018. PHOTOS
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ACT 004, HB2493 HD2, 4/24/2018
RELATING TO EPIDEMIOLOGISTS. Removes the cap on the number of epidemiologists that the Department of Health may employ.
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ACT 003, HB1653 HD2, 4/24/2018
RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS. Abolishes the revolving funds for correctional facility stores account of the Department of Public Safety and transfers the unencumbered balance to the administrator/inmate activity account trust account.
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ACT 002, HB2739 HD1, 4/5/2018
RELATING TO HEALTH. Establishes a regulated process under which an adult resident of the State with a medically confirmed terminal disease and less than six months to live may choose to obtain a prescription for medication to end the patient’s life. Imposes criminal sanctions for tampering with a patient’s request for a prescription or coercing […]
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ACT 001, HB2600, 2/20/2018
MAKING APPROPRIATIONS TO PROVIDE FOR THE EXPENSES OF THE LEGISLATURE, THE AUDITOR, THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU, THE OMBUDSMAN, AND THE ETHICS COMMISSION. Appropriates funds to provide for the expenses of the Legislature, Auditor, Legislative Reference Bureau, Ombudsman, and Ethics Commission.
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