Reentry Intake Service Center Division; Department of Public Safety; Correctional Facilities. RELATING TO CORRECTIONS. Extends the reentry commission expiration date to December 1, 2019. (SB564 SD1)
General Support for General Assistance Payments (HMS 204); Emergency Appropriation ($). MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION FOR GENERAL ASSISTANCE. Makes an emergency appropriation from the general revenues of the State of Hawaii for fiscal year 2014-2015 to address the budget shortfall for the general support for the general assistance program (HMS 204) in the Department of ...
Read More Act 014, SB1107 HD2, 4/22/2015
Ope‘ape‘a; State Land Mammal. RELATING TO STATE LAND MAMMAL. Designates the ope‘ape‘a (aka Hawaiian hoary bat) as the state land mammal. (SB1183 SD1)
Bicycle Signals. RELATING TO BICYCLE SIGNALS. Clarifies bicycle turn and stop signals.(SB415)
Motor Vehicle; Under the Influence; Habitual Offender. RELATING TO DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE. Amends the offense of habitually operating a vehicle under the influence of an intoxicant to include operating a vehicle under the influence of an intoxicant after at least one conviction within the previous ten years for habitually operating a motor vehicle under ...
Read More Act 011, SB225 SD1, 4/21/2015
Non-General Fund; Accrued Vacation and Sick Leave Fund. RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS. Reclassifies the accrued vacation and sick leave fund to a trust fund as recommended by the auditor in report no. 14-04.(HB78)
Psychologist Licensing; American Psychological Association; Accredited Doctoral Programs. RELATING TO PSYCHOLOGY. Expands doctoral degree requirement for licensing of psychologists to include additional doctoral programs accredited by the American Psychological Association.(HB269)
Consumer Advocate; Public Utilities Commission; Violations; Regulatory Proceedings. RELATING TO THE CONSUMER ADVOCATE. Clarifies section 269-15(a), Hawaii Revised Statutes, so that the Public Utilities Commission may order the Consumer Advocate, rather than the Director of the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs, to appear in regulatory proceedings initiated by the Commission to enforce chapter 269, ...
Read More Act 008, HB928, 4/16/2015
Sakada Day. RELATING TO SAKADA DAY. Designates December 20 of each year as Sakada Day in Hawaii.(HB604)
Official ‘Auana State Musical Instrument; Official Kahiko State Musical Instrument; Designation. RELATING TO THE STATE INSTRUMENT. Establishes and designates the ‘ukulele as the official ‘auana musical instrument of the State. Establishes and designates the pahu as the official kahiko musical instrument of the State.(HB1275)