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Posted on Jun 20, 2015 in Proclamations

Honolulu – Gov. David Ige signed the historic tobacco legislation, Senate Bill 1030 (Act 122) into law Friday, June 19. When enacted on January 1, 2016, Act 122 will make Hawai‘i  the first state in the nation to prohibit the sale, purchase, possession or consumption of cigarettes, other tobacco products, and electronic smoking devices (or ...
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Honolulu – Gov. David Ige today signed into law Senate Bill 181 (Act 124) which grants high school diplomas to veterans of the armed forces who were not able to complete their education because of compulsory service in the armed services of the United States during World War II, the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam ...
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What:            Debrief of Governor’s trip to Japan                         and  Bill signing ceremony for the following: SB 1030 – increases the minimum age for the sale, purchase and possession of tobacco products from 18 to 21 HB 525 – prohibits smoking and use of tobacco products at state parks SB 181 – allows the Department ...
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The recent mass harvesting of sea cucumbers from near shore waters in Hawaii is prompting the Department of Land and Natural Resources to request emergency actions to prevent the depletion of this marine resource. What: News Conference When: June 18, 2015 2:30 p.m. Where: DLNR Chairperson’s Office (Breezeway) Who: Suzanne Case, DLNR Chairperson Jason Redulla, ...
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Grants authority to make adjustments to the wages, hours, benefits, and other terms and conditions of employment for elected and appointed officials, and employees in the Executive Branch who are excluded from collective bargaining coverage.

Withdrawing land from the operation of Governor’s Executive Order No. 1598 (dated November 27, 1953) which set aside land at Waimanalo, Koolauopoku, Oahu, Hawaii for the operation and maintenance of an irrigation system to develop small scale farming.

Sets aside land at “Portion of the Government Lands of Alika and Papa 1st” for public purposes.

Honolulu – Gov. David Ige met with Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday, June 15 (Tuesday, June 16 in Japan), his first day of meetings in Tokyo, Japan. Gov. Ige and Chief of Staff Mike McCartney also met with executives at Hitachi Ltd., IBM Japan and Amuse, Inc., a Japanese management, production and publication ...
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