2019 Acts

ACT 100, HB901 HD1 SD2, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO GOVERNMENT PUBLICATIONS. Reduces the number of paper copies of government publications required to be deposited with the State Publications Distribution Center. Requires state and county agencies to deposit two paper copies and one electronic copy with the State Publications Distribution Center in a format as prescribed by the State Librarian. (SD2)
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ACT 099, HB942 HD2 SD2 CD1, 6/7/2019
MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR CLAIMS AGAINST THE STATE, ITS OFFICERS, OR ITS EMPLOYEES. Makes appropriations for claims against the State, its officers, and its employees. (HB942 CD1)
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ACT 098, HB543 HD1 SD1 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING. Directs the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation to initiate negotiations and exercise its power of eminent domain to acquire the Front Street Apartments affordable housing project on Maui unless the ground lease is renegotiated, or a new lease is issued by 12/31/19. Extends the deadline to complete the Lealii affordable […]
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ACT 097, SB1271 SD1 HD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO TAX REFUND OFFSETS. Clarifies that tax refund offsets may be performed by the Department of Accounting and General Services and the Department of Taxation. (SB1271 HD1)
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ACT 096, SB394 SD1 HD1 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO TAXATION. Amends the rules for sourcing the sales factor for net income tax to impose market sourcing for sales of other than tangible personal property. Provides specific rules for intangibles and services. (CD1)
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ACT 095, SB1263 SD1 HD1 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO THE UNIFORM CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT. Amends the Uniform Controlled Substance Act by updating Schedule V and amending requirements for electronic prescriptions, for consistency with federal law. (CD1)
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ACT 094, HB1033 HD2 SD2 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO MANDATORY VESSEL INSURANCE COVERAGE. Requires owners of vessels over 26 feet and registered with DLNR or with a Coast Guard document number and owners of grounded vessels to obtain vessel insurance coverage of at least $100,000. Permits exemption for certain transient vessels. Requires DLNR to adopt rules. (HB1033 CD1)
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ACT 093, HB1028 HD1 SD1 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO THE ENDANGERED SPECIES TRUST FUND. Expands the type of revenue that can be deposited into the Endangered Species Trust Fund. (HB1028 CD1)
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ACT 092, SB1241 SD1 HD1 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO ENERGY DATA. Permits the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism to share energy data with the Department of Health for purposes of regulating greenhouse gas emissions. (CD1)
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ACT 091, SB1240 SD1 HD1 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO MEDICAID WAIVER. Adds an exception to the department of health home care agency licensing requirements for medicaid waiver provider agencies providing services to medicaid waiver participants. (CD1)
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ACT 090, HB1013 HD2 SD2, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO INVOLUNTARY HOSPITALIZATION. Establishes an involuntary hospitalization task force to examine existing law and make recommendations to the legislature to reduce unnecessary emergency department admissions and improve access for MH-1 patients to the most appropriate level of care. (SD2)
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ACT 089, SB1238 SD1 HD1 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO ESTABLISHING THE EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING ADMINISTRATIVE CLAIMING SPECIAL FUND. Creates the Executive Office on Aging Administrative Claiming Special Fund to enhance the drawdown of federal funds. Appropriates funds. (CD1)
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ACT 088, SB1237 SD1 HD1 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO HEALTH. Requires health insurance providers that provide medicare advantage (medicare part C) health benefit plans to submit administrative data, including health care services claims and payment data, to the State Health Planning and Development Agency, or its designee. (CD1)
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ACT 087, SB1236 SD2 HD2 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO PARKING FOR DISABLED PERSONS. Clarifies that the exemption from payment of parking fees is an exception for drivers who are unable to reach or operate a parking meter or unattended pay station because of a physical disability, and who display a disabled paid parking exemption permit. Clarifies that the time limits for the […]
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ACT 086, HB1007 SD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO ADDING THE ROTH OPTION FOR THE DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLAN. Allow participants to make both pre-tax contributions and post-tax contributions to the State Deferred Compensation Plan. (SD1)
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ACT 085, SB1232 SD1 HD1 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO CHILD SAFETY. Authorizes the Department of Human Services to disclose, upon consent, confirmed reports of child abuse or neglect to any parent or guardian of a child enrolled in an exempt or excluded child care facility. (CD1)
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ACT 084, SB1231 HD2 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO THE SPOUSE AND CHILD ABUSE SPECIAL FUND. Amends the name and purpose of the Spouse and Child Abuse Special Account to allow the Department of Human Services to retain federal reimbursements for expenditure of funds for child and spousal abuse prevention and intervention under Title IV-E of the Social Security Act, up to […]
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ACT 083, SB1226 SD2 HD1 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO CHILD CARE. Requires criminal history record checks of adult relatives who provide care for a child whose family receives a child care subsidy from the Department of Human Services. Clarifies the role and response of the child care licensing program when it receives a report of death or injury of a child in […]
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ACT 082, HB1417 HD1 SD1 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES. Requires the Department of Human Services to use an integrated and multigenerational approach to delivering human services to reduce the incidence of intergenerational poverty and dependence on public benefits. (HB1417 CD1)
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ACT 081, HB999 HD1 SD1 CD1, 6/7/2019
RELATING TO EXEMPTIONS FROM CIVIL SERVICE. Permanently exempts nine positions in the Department of Human Services from civil service. Temporarily exempts from civil service three positions in the Department of Human Services. (HB999 CD1)
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