2020 Vetoes

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SB2523 SD1 HD2, 9/15/2020
RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY. Requires the Department of Public Safety to expend certain appropriated funds during fiscal year 2020-2021 solely for the community-based work furlough program for female inmates. Effective retroactively to 6/30/2020. (HD2)
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SB2206 SD2 HD2, 9/15/2020
RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS. Authorizes the Board of Land and Natural Resources to issue revocable month-to-month temporary permits for the temporary emergency sheltering of and facilities for homeless persons on state lands, under certain conditions. Repeals 90 days after the last day of the disaster emergency relief period specified in the Governor’s final Supplementary Proclamation relating […]
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HB2124 HD1 SD2, 9/15/2020
RELATING TO THE CODE OF ETHICS. Prohibits certain former State employees from representing certain interests in a legislative or administrative action before the State for twelve months after the termination of their employment. Effective 1/1/2021. (SD2)
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HB1846 HD2 SD2, 9/15/2020
RELATING TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY. Requires and establishes deadlines for all state facilities with an area of 10,000 square feet and over, except facilities at Aloha Stadium, to implement all cost-effective energy efficiency measures. Provides that certain agencies that perform energy efficiency retrofitting may continue to receive appropriations for energy expenditures at an amount that accounts […]
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HB1523 HD1 SD2, 9/15/2020
RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION BUDGET. Specifies that the costs of devices for certain Department of Education schools shall be covered using Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) funds. (SD2)
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Authorizes issuance of general obligation bonds. Authorizes issuance of instruments of indebtedness in an amount that may be necessary to finance any permitted purpose under the House Bill No. 2200, H.D. 1, S.D. 1 and section 13(3) of the Federal Reserve Act. Makes findings required by article VII, section 13, of the state constitution regarding […]
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