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ANNUALREPORT_2017-Web

2017 OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRSANNUAL REPORT “Ho‘oulu La¯hui Aloha” — To Raise a feloved Nabion. OHA’s vision sbabemenb blends bhe bhougehbs and leadership of ebobh King Kala¯kaua and his sisber, Queen Lili‘uokalani. fobh faced bumulbuous bimes aes we do boday, […]

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Performance Measurement Table Form-Higher Education Solicitation

[…] including, but not limited t o career and college counseling, total and by each category provided above Outcomes Number of scholarships awarded, total and by categories provided in Outputs above Number of scholarship recipients receiving degree and certificate s, total […]

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OHAScholarship-2021

[…] the highest THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI‘I (UH) OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS (OHA) HO ‘O NA ‘AUAO HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Scholarships for approximately 200 Native Hawaiian students pursuing college degrees. APPLICANTS MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING: Be of Native Hawaiian ancestry […]

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OHAScholarship-2021

[…] the highest THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI‘I (UH) OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS (OHA) HO ‘O NA ‘AUAO HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Scholarships for approximately 200 Native Hawaiian students pursuing college degrees. APPLICANTS MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING: Be of Native Hawaiian ancestry […]

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BOT Minutes October 22 2020 with attachments Approved

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021021-RM-Electronic-Folder

[…] Lu‘uwai: Yes. Trustee Ahuna: So , the scope of this scholarship – does it just talk about Native Hawaiian engineering scholarships or it touches STEM? Grants Manager Lu‘uwai: It actually touches a broad reach of Native Hawaiian students. This award […]

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BAE Electronic Folder 2.22.23

[…] No. Bill No. Title Description History Introducer Referral Position 23 HB390 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII PROMISE PROGRAM. Provides scholarships for the unmet direct cost needs of qualified students at any four – year University of Hawaii campus who […]

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RM ELECTRONIC FOLDER 2024 0522 – PART 1 – IIA and IV A (152 PAGES)

[…] what that is – is PIMCO has put 2 million dollars forward , w e’re handing out roughly 65, $30,000 scholarships to undergrad M BA, PhD students from underrepresented communities . F olks that are interested in finance ; the […]

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[…] 60 HB11 delete the repeal and reenactment provision in section SUPPORT RELATING TO THE . . HB11 UNIVERSITY OF Provides scholarships for the unmet need of qualified 61 54 HAWAII PROMISE students at any UH community college campus who MONITOR PROGRAM. meet certain criteria. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 21 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 Enable the John A. Burns School of Medicine to continue receiving into the John A. Burns School of Medicine special fund a portion of the physician workforce assessment fee to support physician workforce assessment and planning efforts, including recruitment and retention of physicians, especially those serving rural and medically underserved areas of the State. 62 HB11 60 RELATING TO PHYSICIAN WORKFORCE ASSESSMENT. MONITOR Requires PSD to work with the Social Security Administration to enter into an agreement to obtain replacement social security cards for inmates. Requires HB11 RELATING PSD, in conjunction with DOH, DOT, and the examiner 63 77 PUBLIC SAFETY of drivers of each county, to provide Hawaii-born SUPPORT inmates with copies of birth certificates and driver?s licenses or state ID cards. Requires PSD to assist inmates born outside of Hawaii to obtain birth certificates_and_photo_IDs. Replaces criminal penalties for certain airport offenses 64 HB11 RELATING TO addressed in Chapter 261, Hawaii Revised Statutes, or MONITOR 84 AERONAUTICS, in certain administrative rules or orders issued pursuant thereto, with a civil penalty. Beginning with the primary election in 2018, requires the office of elections to implement election by mail in a county with a population of fewer than 100,000 and beginning with the 2020 primary election, implement election by mail in each of the other counties for all elections. Establishes an election by mail system, including requirements for ballots, replacement ballots, deficient return of ballots, electronic transmission of replacement ballots under certain circumstances, ballot counting, voter service centers, places of deposit, and 65 HB11 RELATING TO election expenses and responsibilities. Establishes SUPPORT 87 ELECTIONS. procedures for postponed elections. Makes conforming amendments to provide for an election by mail system. Allows voters in an election by mail system to request that their ballots be temporarily forwarded to another address in or outside of the State for a single election or a primary or special primary election and the election immediately following it. Appropriates funds for the implementation and administration of the elections by mail program. Requires the office of elections to submit annual reports to the legislature from 2018 to 2024 regarding implementing the elections by mail program. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 22 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 Specifies that an affidavit on application for voter registration shall be a part of the application associated with the issuance of a civil identification card and drivers license. Requires each county examiner of 66 HB11 RELATING 10 drivers to electronically store the contents of the SUPPORT 88 VOTING, affidavit on application for voter registration provided by applicants in conjunction with their driver?s license and civil identification card applications and provide electronic accessibility of this information. Effective 1/1/2018. Appropriates funds to OHS for the housing first program and the rapid re-housing program to assist chronically homeless individuals and individuals who 67 HB11 RELATING TO require financial assistance to avoid homelessness. MONITOR 96 HOUSING. Appropriates funds to the Hawaii Public Housing Authority for the state rent supplement program to assist homeless individuals or families and those at imminent risk of homelessness. PROPOSING AMEND ME NTS TO ARTICLES II, III, AND XVII OF THE 68 HB12 CONSTITUTION Amends the state constitution to provide for direct MONITOR 02 OF THE STATE OF initiative, popular referendum, and recall. HAWAII TO PROVIDE FOR INITIATIVE, REFERENDUM, AND RECALL. RELATING TO 69 HB12 URBAN Establishes the Transit Oriented Development MONITOR 12 REDEVELOPMENT Authority. (HB1212 HD1) BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 23 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 Expands the authority of DPS to address overcrowding at prisons by releasing certain pre-trial detainees and RELATING TO sentenced offenders, including certain felons, provided 70 H812 ALTERNATIVES certain conditions are met. Requires electronic SUPPORT 46 TO monitoring of released detainees and offenders. INCARCERATION. Authorizes electronic monitoring of offenders in programs that offer alternatives to incarceration. Appropriates funds. (HB1246 HD1) Clarifies that Hawaiian shall be required for public acts and transactions beginning on January 1, 2020. HB12 RELATING TO THE Requires that upon request by a member of the public 71 64 HAWAIIAN for the Hawaiian language version, the public officer MONITOR LANGUAGE. having the care and custody of a government record, paper, or document shall make all reasonable efforts to make it available in Hawaiian. Prohibits persons licensed to provide professional 72 HB12 RELATING TO counseling from engaging in, attempting to engage in, MONITOR 66 MINORS. or advertising sexual orientation change efforts on persons under 12 years of age. Requires HHFDC and each county to initiate a rent H812 RELATING TO controlled housing pilot project for new housing HIGH 67 RENTAL constructed in a total of 5 representative districts and MONITOR HOUSING. for housing constructed in those districts prior to 1990. Appropriates funds. Requires an affidavit on an application for voter registration to be included as part of the application for driver?s licenses and civil identification cards. Prevents processing of application for driver?s licenses or civil HB12 RELATING TO identification cards unless a voter affidavit is complete 68 ELECTIONS, or declined. Provides that the submission of a voter SUPPORT registration application either to register to vote or update the voters registration information constitutes a request for permanent absentee voter status unless the applicant specifically indicates the applicant does not wish to be a permanent absentee voter. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 24 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/201 7 Requires the office of elections: 1 beginning with the primary election in 2018, to implement election by mail in a county with a population of fewer than 100,000; and 2 beginning with the 2020 primary election, implement election by mail in each of the other counties for all elections. Establishes an elections by mail system, including requirements for ballots, replacement ballots, deficient return of ballots, ballot counting, voter service centers, places of deposit, and election expenses and responsibilities. Establishes HB12 RELATING TO procedures for postponed elections. Makes conforming SUPPORT 69 ELECTIONS, amendments to provide for an elections by mail system. Clarifies that election by mail voters can request that their ballots be temporarily forwarded to another address in or outside of the State for a single election or a primary or special primary election and the election immediately following it. Appropriates funds for the implementation and administration of the elections by mail program. Requires the office of elections to submit annual reports to the legislature from 2018 to 2023 regarding implementing the elections by mail program. HB12 RELATING TO Provides a state income tax deduction of up to $5,000 76 76 TAXATION, per year for student loan interest paid on qualified MONITOR education loans. Prohibits the University of Hawaii Board of Regents H812 RELATING TO THE from increasing tuition fees until 2027. Requires the 78 UNIVERSITY OF University to report to the Legislature regarding tuition MONITOR HAWAII. increases and the universitys repair and maintenance costs. (HB1278 HD1) Makes voter registration application affidavit a HB12 RELATING TO mandatory part of all drivers license and identification 78 90 VOTER card applications. Requires sharing of information SUPPORT REGISTRATION, among the counties, Department of Transportation, and election personnel. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 25 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 Establishes a Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform in the Governor?s Office to develop a statewide framework of sentencing and corrections policies to reduce the State?s incarcerated population SUPPORT HB12 RELATING TO by 25 percent by 2025. Allows the Commission to make WITH 95 PUBLIC SAFETY. recommendations on moving a correctional facility to AMENDME comply with federal guidelines and to modernize. NTS Requires the Commission to develop a plan to reduce spending on corrections and reinvest in strategies to increase public safety and reduce recidivism. Establishes a K-12 Agriculture Workforce Development 80 HB13 RELATING TO Pipeline Initiative in DLIR to conduct training for MONITOR 11 AGRICULTURE. teachers and school administrators in agricultural self- sufficiency. Appropriates funds. (H51311 HD1) Provides that informal adjustment shall be prioritized 81 HB13 RELATING TO 44 CHILDREN. over formal action for a child under family court SUPPORT jurisdiction solely as a result of truancy. Requires police commissions to establish and police officers to complete training programs on cultural competency and implicit bias and racial and ethnic sensitivity. Requires DPS to establish and public safety officers to complete training programs on cultural 82 HB13 RELATING TO competency and implicit bias and racial and ethnic SUPPORT 49 TRAINING. sensitivity. Requires police commissions to ensure that all full-time police officers receive crisis intervention training related to interaction with persons with mental disabilities. Requires police commissions to establish policies for officer interaction with persons with mental disabilities and homeless persons. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 26 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 Establishes requirements for body-worn cameras and vehicle cameras for county police departments. Establishes policy guidelines for the use and discontinuance of use of body-worn cameras by police officers. Establishes certain restrictions on the use of body-worn cameras by on-duty police officers. Adds retention and deletion requirements for body-worn RELATING TO camera footage. Prohibits certain uses of body-worn 83 HB13 LAW camera video footage. Establishes violations of MONITOR 50 ENFORCEMENT recording and retention requirements. Appropriates CAMERAS. funds as a grant-in-aid to each county for the purchase of body-worn video cameras and law enforcement vehicle cameras; provided that no funds appropriated to a county shall be expended unless matched dollar- for-dollar by the county. Requires the county police departments to report costs of implementing and maintaining the body-worn camera and vehicle camera program to the legislature. Takes effect on 1/1/2018. Establishes a family leave insurance program, which requires employees to make contributions into a trust fund that can be used to provide employees with family leave insurance benefits to care for a designated person. Expands the number of weeks of family leave 84 HB13 RELATING TO from four to twelve weeks under the family leave law. SUPPORT 62 FAMILY LEAVE. Appropriates funds to the department of labor and industrial relations to implement the family leave insurance program. Requires a study to be performed by the department of labor and industrial relations and an actuarial study to be performed by the department of budget and finance. RELATING TO 85 HB13 AFFORDABLE Establishes goals and income limits for affordable COMMENT housing. HOUSING. Establishes a homeless care residence program to provide financial assistance to households providing temporary housing and care to a homeless relative. 86 HB13 RELATING TO Requires that providers undergo certification and MONITOR 75 HOMELESSNESS. inspection by the department of human services and caps program participation at twelve months. Offers non-refundable income tax credit for providers. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 27 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 RELATING TO Provides that disclosure of recordings made by law 87 HB13 LAW enforcement with body-worn and vehicle cameras shall MONITOR 80 ENFORCEMENT be made pursuant to the Uniform Information Practices RECORDS. Act. Makes an appropriation. RELATING TO Requires the Hawaii Community Development 88 HB13 TRANSIT Authority HCDA to designate transit-oriented MONITOR 86 ORIENTED development community districts along the Honolulu DEVELOPMENT. Rail Station Transit Corridor. Enacts voting by mail uniformly across all counties for all elections commencing in 2020. Repeals and amends 89 H614 RELATING TO provisions relating to polling places, including absentee SUPPORT 01 ELECTIONS, polling places. Establishes voter service centers to accommodate personal delivery of ballots. Appropriates funds. Prohibits state and county law enforcement officers RELATING TO from using a person?s race or ethnicity to form probable 90 HB14 RACIAL cause or reasonable suspicion to stop a vehicle. MONITOR 05 PROFILING Appropriates funds for the implementation of an PREVENTION, annual racial profiling prevention training program for state and county law enforcement officers. H814 RELATING TO Requires DLIR to adjust the hourly minimum wage in 91 MINIMUM accordance with the Honolulu region consumer price MONITOR WAGE. index. Establishes various provisions to address homelessness. Increases the conveyance tax and directs the additional revenues towards experimental or demonstration housing projects administered by the HPHA and the HFDC and homeless facilities and programs 92 HB14 RELATING TO administered by DHS. Establishes civil rights boards to COMMENT 40 HOMELESSNESS. address civil rights of homeless. Requires a survey of available state property for affordable rental housing. Requires DHS to conduct a homeless summit. Provides job assistance for homeless individuals. Establishes a working group in DHS to seek material and services for the Next Step Shelter. Appropriates moneys. Requires the offering of a stipend to volunteers HB14 RELATING TO assisting in the point-in-time count conducted to 45 HOMELESSNESS determine the number of homeless individuals in the MONITOR State asa condition of continued eligibility forfederal funding. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 28 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 Establishes the impact loan fund for Hawaii (HI-impact RELATING TO HB14 INNOVATION loan program) in the High Technology Development 49 BUSINESS Corporation to support dual-use technology small MONITOR businesses. Establishes the HI-impact special INTERACTION. fund.A Appropriates funds. Exempts housing projects where at least a portion of HB14 RELATING TO the units are set aside for persons and families with 62 HOUSING incomes at or below one hundred forty per cent of the COMMENT ? area median income from county, highway, and school impact fees. Prohibits a state agency or program or activity receiving state financial assistance from excluding from 96 HB14 RELATING TO participation, denying benefits to, or discriminating SUPPORT 89 CIVIL RIGHTS. against a qualified individual by reason of disability, sex, including gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. Requires the Department of Human Services DHS, in conjunction with the Governor?s Coordinator on HB14 RELATING TO Homelessness, to establish a Homeless Incentive MONITOR 94 HOMELESSNESS. Program to encourage chronically homeless individuals to get off the streets by using the services of shelters. Requires DHS to adopt rules. Appropriates funds. RELATING TO . 98 HB1S DRUG Changes drug paraphernalia possession and delivery SUPPORT 01 PARAPHERNALIA. offenses from felonies to civil violations. RELATING TO Requires judges, instead of the Hawaii paroling HB15 MINIMUM authority, to determine the minimum term of SUPPORT 17 TERMS OF imprisonment a convicted offender must serve before IMPRISONMENT. becoming eligible for parole. H315 RELATING TO Establishes a homeownership savings program to 100 31 SAVINGS enable persons to save for the down payment on their MONITOR PROGRAMS. first principal residence. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 29 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 Prohibits the provision of marijuana and related compounds to minors under 18. Prohibits minors under 18 to purchase marijuana or related compounds. Prohibits cultivation of marijuana on state or county HB1S RELATING TO property. Authorizes cultivation of marijuana on private 101 38 MARIJUANA, property under certain conditions. Prohibits sharing MONITOR proceeds from marijuana cultivation with criminal groups. Establishes fines for violations. Repeals other criminal penalties related to possession, cultivation, distribution, and use of marijuana and related compounds. Establishes the Remote Testimony Task Force to develop procedures to make available remote HB1S RELATING TO testimony technology throughout the State that 102 REMOTE enables the public to testify remotely via the Internet MONITOR TESTIMONY. during legislative proceedings. Legislature to adopt rules to establish remote testimony capability. Makes an_appropriation. Establishes within HHFDC the Section 8 Voucher HB15 RELATING TO Homebuyer Assistance Program for recipients of 103 HOMEOWNERSHI federal Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers who are MONITOR P. first-time homebuyers. Authorizes issuance of revenue bonds. Appropriates funds. Directs HHFDC or any appropriate entity of the State to HB1S RELATING TO initiate negotiations to keep the units of the Front 104 AFFORDABLE Street Apartments on the island of Maui affordable or MONITOR HOUSING. to acquire the Front Street Apartments property. Appropriates funds. Clarifies that restitution collections that are made pursuant to chapter 353, Hawaii Revised Statutes, when a criminal defendant is in the custody of the department of public safety include deductions from HB15 RELATING TO the defendants account at the rate and in the manner 105 61 VICTIM established pursuant to section 353-22.6, Hawaii MONITOR RESTITUTION. Revised Statutes. Requires a court-ordered restitution payment schedule to 1 set forth the foregoing requirements and 2 require, at minimum, monthly payments of 25% of the defendant?s gross monthly income until restitution has been paid in full. HB1S RELATING TO Authorizes the counties to enact a 1% income tax 106 75 INCOME TAX surcharge on taxable personal incomes above MONITOR . $1,000,000 to address homelessness. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 30 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 107 HB15 RELATING TO Establishes a working group to study implications of MONITOR 76 VOTING, lowering the voting age to sixteen years old. Requires candidates for President and Vice President of 108 HB15 RELATING TO the United States to disclose their tax returns in order MONITOR 81 ELECTIONS. to have their names appear on a Hawaii ballot. Establishes the University of Hawaii Promise Program RELATING TO THE to provide scholarships for the unmet direct cost needs 109 HB15 UNIVERSITY OF of qualified students enrolled at a University of Hawaii MONITOR 91 HAWAII PROMISE Community College. Appropriates funds to establish PROGRAM. and implement the program. Provides for workers? compensation claims that an employer may appoint, at the employer?s expense, a RELATING TO qualified physician selected by the mutual agreement 110 H9B5 WORKERS? of the parties to conduct an independent medical MONITOR COMPENSATION, examination or permanent impairment rating examination. Provides a process for appointment in the event that there is no mutual agreement. Establishes the University of Hawaii Promise Program RELATING TO THE to provide scholarships for the unmet direct cost needs HB15 UNIVERSITY OF of qualified students enrolled at any campus of the MONITOR 94 HAWAII PROMISE University of Hawaii system. Appropriates funds to PROGRAM. establish and implement the program. Creates the offense of urinating or defecating in a urine HB1S RELATING TO free zone. Designates certain public places as urine free 112 95 PUBLIC ORDER zones. Establishes fines or completion of a court COMMENT approved drug, alcohol, or mental health treatment program as consequences for a violation. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 31 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 Authorizes the director of finance to issue general 113 531 RELATING TO obligation bonds and appropriates funds to finance the MONITOR HOMELESSNESS. construction of housing for homeless individuals and families. RELATING TO Appropriates funds to DHS to reimburse medical 114 533 HUMAN providers for uncompensated medical services MONITOR SERVICES, provided to the homeless population. RELATING TO Appropriates funds to DHS to reimburse housing first 115 SB4 HUMAN program providers that provide housing assistance MONITOR SERVICES, services to the homeless population. SD1 Requires the department of human services, in collaboration with the department of health, to develop a medicaid supportive housing services benefit plan through which medicaid can pay for supportive 116 SB7 RELATING TO housing services for individuals who are eligible for MONITOR MEDICAID. medicaid, including applying to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services through an 1115 waiver to amend the state medicaid plan to include supportive housing services for chronically homeless individuals. Increases minimum wage to $11.00 per hour beginning 01/01/19, $12.00 per hour beginning 01/01/20, $13.00 RELATING TO per hour beginning 01/01/21, $14.00 per hour HIGH 117 SB14 MINIMUM beginning 01/01/22, and $15.00 per hour beginning MONITOR WAGE. 01/01/2023. Requires DBEDT to conduct assessment on living wage in Hawaii and submit report to legislature on its findings by 01/01/2020. RELATING TO THE Prohibits any county from disqualifying a legal HOUSING CHOICE nonconforming dwelling unit from the housing choice 11$ SB99 VOUCHER voucher program if the unit meets zoning and building MONITOR PROGRAM code requirements and other program standards such ? as health and safety standards. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 32 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 Entitles designated family members and other interested persons of a person having a mental health emergency to: notice of certain procedures and actions, option to be present in the courtroom for a hearing on 5812 RELATING TO a petition for involuntary hospitalization or assisted HIGH 2 MENTAL HEALTH. community treatment, and option to receive copies of MONITOR hearing transcripts or recordings. Requires the court to adjourn or continue a hearing on a petition for involuntary hospitalization or assisted community treatment for failure to timely notify designated persons, with certain exceptions. Establishes the University of Hawaii Promise Program RELATING TO THE 120 SB13 UNIVERSITY OF to provide scholarships for the unmet direct cost needs 5 HAWAII PROMISE of qualified students enrolled at a University of Hawaii MONITOR Community College. Appropriates funds to establish PROGRAM. and implement the program. RELATING TO ORDERS FOR 121 TREATMENT Permits an administrative order to overcome a patient?s OVER objection to psychiatric treatment. MONITOR OBJECTION. Enables condominium associations to adopt rules and RELATING TO 122 CONDOMINIUMS regulations that require unit owners to prohibit smoking inside a condominium unit as part of a lease MONITOR agreement. RELATING TO THE Requires the legislative broadcast program to make an audio or audiovisual recording of all public hearings and 123 SB15 LEGISLATIVE informational briefings held at the State Capitol, and MONITOR 6 BROADCAST maintain an archive of the recordings to be made PROGRAM. available to the public. Appropriates moneys. 124 SB17 RELATING TO Requires safety helmets to be worn by drivers and 8 SAFETY HELMETS. passengers of motorcycles, motor scooters, and MONITOR mopeds, regardless of age. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 33 of 47 Minutes for 02/1 5/2017 Requires that every charter school governing board be a nonprofit organization whose primary purpose is operating the chatter school. Prohibits commingling of RELATING TO moneys distributed by the State or federal government 125 19 CHARTER for the purpose of operating a charter school with MONITOR 8 SCHOOLS other moneys that do not have an educational purpose that benefits the charter school. Requires charter schools to indemnify the State against any claims arising from misconduct of the school or governing board. RELATING TO THE Eliminates the mortgage interest deduction for second 5B21 MORTGAGE homes under Hawaii income tax law. Requires DOTAX 126 9 INTEREST to calculate the savings and transfer an equivalent MONITOR DEDUCTION amount of income taxes to the director of finance for deposit into the rental housing revolving fund. Appropriates funds to the department of human 5B26 RELATING TO services to create an integrated database of certain 127 HOMELESSNESS. information related to homeless individuals for MONITOR providers of homeless services and study the impact and feasibility of such a database. fSD1) 128 S827 RELATING TO Makes appropriations to DHS, DOH, and DOT to assist MONITOR 1 HOMELESSNESS. with homelessness and housing issues. Prohibits state and county law enforcement officers RELATING TO from using a person?s race or ethnicity to form probable 129 SB31 RACIAL cause or reasonable suspicion to stop a vehicle. MONITOR 1 PROFILING Appropriates funds for the implementation of an PREVENTION, annual racial profiling prevention training program for state and county law enforcement officers. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 34 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/207 7 Requires DNA samples from a felony offender SB32 RELATING TO regardless of whether the offender completed a 130 0 FORENSIC criminal sentence, or was otherwise discharged from MONITOR IDENTIFICATION, the jurisdiction of the court, for the qualifying felony offense prior to July 1, 2017. SB34 RELATING TO Appropriates funds for establishing, staffing, and 131 7 MOBILE CLINICS. operating two mobile clinics to serve the homeless MONITOR population. Establishes a family leave insurance program, which requires employees to make contributions into a trust fund that can be used to provide employees with family leave insurance benefits to care for a designated person. Expands the number of weeks of family leave 132 SB4O RELATING TO from four to twelve weeks under the family leave law. SUPPORT 8 FAMILY LEAVE. Appropriates funds to the department of labor and industrial relations to implement the family leave insurance program. Requires a study to be performed by the department of labor and industrial relations and an actuarial study to be performed by the department of budget and finance. Prohibits denying a student a meal for the first: 1 30 days of the first semester of a school year while the SB42 RELATING TO 5tudent?s application for free or reduced lunch is being 133 3 STUDENT MEALS. processed; or 2 week that the student?s meal fund MONITOR balance is zero or negative. Authorizes the Department of Education to adopt rules or policies on the collection of funds for negative student meal balances. Specifies that 0.5 per cent of the gross proceeds of a county?s surcharge on state tax shall be used to RELATING TO reimburse the State for costs associated with handling 134 SB43 TRANSIT- the assessment, collection, and disposition of the MONITOR 1 ORIENTED county surcharge on state tax and 9.5 per cent of the DEVELOPMENT, gross proceeds shall be used for improvements to infrastructure, street, and trails and bike paths along the rail corridor. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 35 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 RELATING TO Appropriates funds to the department of education for 135 SB49 ALTERNATIVE two alternative schools to provide ongoing education to COMMENT 5 JUVENILE juveniles involved in the justice system or at-risk of EDUCATION, involvement in the justice system.A Appropriation. Annually increases minimum wage 1/1/18 – 1/1/2021. SB54 RELATING TO On 9/30/2021 and thereafter requires DLIR to adjust 136 4 LABOR the minimum hourly wage in accordance with the MONITOR . Honolulu region consumer price index. Deletes tip credit. Appropriates $1,000,000 to the department of public RELATING TO THE safety for rehabilitation of incarcerated persons. Allows 137 5B56 DEPARTMENT OF the department to contract with private service MONITOR PUBLIC SAFETY providers for rehabilitation services. Requires the department to report to the legislature 20 days prior to the convening of the regular session of 2018. Requires that a defendant be denied bail when the charge is for a violent crime or the defendant has been 138 SB56 RELATING TO previously convicted of a violent crime. Distinguishes MONITOR 8 BAIL. between a serious crime for which the judge has the discretion to grant bail and a violent crime for which bail must be denied. Exempts housing projects where at least a portion of SB57 RELATING TO the units are set aside for persons and families with 139 9 HOUSING incomes at or below one hundred forty per cent of the COMMENT area median income from county, highway, and school impact_fees. ? Establishes transit oriented development community development districts. Authorizes the Hawaii RELATING TO community development authority to plan and develop TRANSIT infrastructure capacity at each of the transit stations SB58 ORIENTED established as transit oriented development 140 6 DEVELOPMENT community districts. Requires the authority to plan and MONITOR COMMUNITY develop infrastructure for state owned land DEVELOPMENT surrounding one of the following rail stations: Aloha DISTRICTS. stadium, Kalihi, lwilei, or leeward community college. Allows the authority to enter into public private partnerships. Authorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds for construction and infrastructure development projects 141 SB59 RELATING TO to provide affordable housing units for middle class and MONITOR I HOUSING. low income residents. Allows moneys from the conveyance tax and the county surcharge on state tax to be used to repay the bonds. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 36 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 Establishes the state transit-oriented development authority to plan and coordinate development projects within the state-transit-oriented development district. Establishes the district within one-half mile of the sites of specified Honolulu rail transit stations. SB6O RELATING TO Creates restrictions on the use of administrative 143 CORRECTIONS, segregation and disciplinary segregation in corrections MONITOR facilities. Requests the department of education, in collaboration and consultation with the department of business, economic development, and tourism; the department 5B61 RELATING TO of labor and industrial relations; and the University of 144 9 EDUCATION Hawaii, to develop a K-12 curriculum to career pipeline MONITOR . initiative that will ensure the State?s public school students are adequately trained and prepared to enter the State?s workforce upon graduation from high school. -__________ Requires the University of Hawaii to collaborate with RELATING TO the department of education and department of SB62 POST- business, economic development, and tourism to 145 1 SECONDARY develop and implement an interactive web tool that MONITOR EDUCATION will enable degree-seeking individuals to make better . informed decisions regarding their post-secondary education and career choices. Clarifies that Hawaiian shall be required for public acts and transactions beginning on January 1, 2020. SB64 RELATING TO THE Requires that upon request by a member of the public 146 HAWAIIAN for the Hawaiian language version, the public officer COMMENT LANGUAGE. having the care and custody of a government record, paper, or document shall make all reasonable efforts to make it available in Hawaiian. Expands the low income-household renters? income tax credit based on adjusted gross income and filing status. 147 SB64 RELATING TO Establishes a state earned income tax credit. Restores COMMENT 8 TAXATION. the income tax rates for high income brackets that were repealed on 12/31/15. Removes the sunset for the refundable food/excise tax credit. 142 SB59 9 RELATING TO TRANSIT ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT. MONITOR BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 37 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 PROPOSING AMENDMENTS Proposes amendments to the Constitution of the State TO THE of Hawaii relating to the appointment and retention of CONSTITUTION justices and judges. Authorizes the senate to approve OF THE STATE OF or reject subsequent terms of office for justices and SB67 HAWAII TO judges. Changes the required time frames from thirty to 148 AMEND THE ninety days for the process to appoint and consent to a COMMENT OPPOSE MANNER IN justice or judge. Harmonizes the senate consent WHICH JUSTICES procedures for district court judgeship nominees to AND JUDGES ARE mirror the senate consent procedures relating to APPOINTED, supreme court justices and intermediate court of CONSENTED TO, appeals and circuit court judges. AND RETAINED RELATING TO A Establishes a pre-arrest diversion pilot project for 149 SB71 PRE-ARREST individuals with mental health or substance abuse COMMENT 6 DIVERSION PILOT challenges who allegedly commit nonviolent, non PROJECT. felony offenses on state property. Appropriates funds. Requires the chief election officer, with the assistance from the county clerks for elections involving county 150 5B87 RELATING TO offices and countywide ballot issues, to publish and MONITOR 8 ELECTIONS, disseminate a voters? pamphlet. Appropriates moneys to allow the chief election officer to produce and distribute a voters? pamphlet for each election. RELATING TO THE 151 SB91 HOUSING LOAN Increases the Hula Mae Multifamily Revenue Bond MONITOR 1 AND MORTGAGE authorization amount. PROGRAM. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 38 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 RELATING TO THE SB91 DOWNPAYMENT Expands the Downpayment Loan Program to provide 152 2 LOAN greater assistance to low and moderate income first- MONITOR ASSISTANCE time homebuyers. PROGRAM. Provides that certain areas within Hawaii Public Housing Authority housing projects are closed to the RELATING TO THE public and amends criminal trespass in the second 153 SB96 HAWAII PUBLIC degree to permit the prosecution of an unauthorized MONITOR 7 HOUSING entry or a violation of a written prohibition to enter AUTHORITY. into the subject housing projects. Clarifies requirements for signage notifying trespassers of illegal entry. RELATINGTOTHE SB1O UNIVERSITY OF Provides scholarships for the unmet need of qualified 154 20 HAWAII PROMISE students at any UH community college campus who MONITOR PROGRAM. meet certain criteria. Enable the John A. Burns School of Medicine to continue receiving into the John A. Burns School of RELATING TO Medicine special fund a portion of the physician 155 SB10 PHYSICIAN workforce assessment fee to support physician MONITOR 26 WORKFORCE workforce assessment and planning efforts, including ASSESSMENT. recruitment and retention of physicians, especially those serving rural and medically underserved areas of the_State. 156 SB1O RELATING TO Appropriates funds for the continued support of Hana MONITOR 32 HANA HEALTH. Health in Hana, Maui. RELATING TO . . 157 SB1O SCHOOL IMPACT Exempts certain affordable housing projects from the COMMENT 64 FEES school-impact-fee requirement. SB1O RELATING TO Provides a state income tax deduction of up to $5,000 158 81 TAxATION, per year for student loan interest paid on qualified MONITOR education loans. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 39 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 Allocates $2,000,000 of annual transient 159 SB1O RELATING TO accommodations tax revenues to provider agencies MONITOR 85 HOMELESSNESS. operating or managing a homeless facility or any other program for homeless persons. Expands the types of rental housing projects that can be exempted from general excise taxes. Allows the SB11 RELATING TO terms of collective bargaining agreements and 160 HOUSING. associated provisions to be deemed the prevailing MONITOR wages and terms serving as the basis of compliance with chapter 104, Hawaii Revised Statutes, for the construction of certain rental housing projects. Authorizes the issuance of general obligation funds for SB11 RELATING TO rental housing, mixed-use affordable rental housing, a 161 42 HOUSING multi-use juvenile services and shelter center, and MONITOR public housing. Appropriates funds for public housing security improvements, renovation, and repairs. – Exempts housing developments reserved for persons or RELATING TO families with incomes up to eighty per cent of the area COMMENT 162 SCHOOL IMPACT median income located near the Honolulu rail transit FEES. line from school impact fee requirements. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 40 of 47 Minutes for 02/1 5/2017 Prohibits the University of Hawaii board of regents 5B11 RELATING TO THE from increasing tuition fees until 2027. Requires the 163 61 UNIVERSITY OF university to report to the legislature regarding tuition MONITOR HAWAII. increases and the university?s repair and maintenance costs. RELATING TO THE Establishes the University of Hawaii Promise Program SB11 UNIVERSITY OF to provide scholarships for the unmet direct cost needs 164 62 HAWAII PROMISE of qualified students enrolled at any campus of the MONITOR PROGRAM University of Hawaii system. Appropriates funds to . establish and implement the program. Specifies that certain provisions of the Internal Revenue Code related to at-risk rules and deductions and to RELATING TO THE passive activity loss do not apply with respect to claims 165 SB11 LOW-INCOME for the state low-income housing tax credit. MONITOR 69 HOUSING TAX Appropriates funds to establish one position in the CREDIT. Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation to oversee the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Program. RELATING TO TECHNICAL Establishes the Technical Literacy for Incarcerated 166 5B12 LITERACY FOR Individuals Pilot Program to be administered in one MONITOR 03 INCARCERATED men?s and one women?s correctional facility in the INDIVIDUALS State. Appropriates funds. AND PAROLEES. Authorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds to 167 5B12 RELATING TO fund construction of affordable housing development MONITOR 22 HOMELESSNESS. projects. Appropriates moneys for homelessness mitigation and prevention efforts. RELATING TO Requires judges, instead of the Hawaii paroling 168 SB12 MINIMUM authority, to determine the minimum term of SUPPORT 24 TERMS OF imprisonment a convicted offender must serve before IMPRISONMENT becoming eligible for parole. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 41 of 47 Minutes for 02/1 5/2017 Temporarily disallows the deduction for dividends paid RELATING TO by real estate investment trusts for a period of 15 169 5812 REAL ESTATE years, but with an exception for dividends generated MONITOR 28 INVESTMENT from trust-owned housing that is affordable to TRUSTS. households with incomes at or below 200% of the median family income. Prohibits a state agency or program or activity receiving state financial assistance from excluding from 170 S812 RELATING TO participation, denying benefits to, or discriminating SUPPORT 65 CIVIL RIGHTS. against a qualified individual by reason of disability, sex, including gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. Requires the Hawaii Health Authority HHA to submit RELATING TO THE an updated comprehensive health plan to the 171 SB12 HAWAII HEALTH Legislature. Appropriates funds for the hiring of an MONITOR 69 AUTHORITY executive director and other staff and other expenses . necessary for HHA to carry out its duties and responsibilities. RELATING TO NATIVE Establishes an undergraduate health sciences academy 172 S812 HAWAIIAN at the University of Hawaii to increase recruitment and MONITOR 94 retention of Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander, and first EDUCATION. generation college students. Makes an appropriation. Requires all health benefits plans to include coverage for Native Hawaiian culture-based activities, including 173 SB13 RELATING TO but not limited to canoe paddling, hula, and Iua, that SUPPORT 15 HEALTH. have empirically shown to be effective in the management of weight, cardiovascular health, diabetes, and chronic kidney disease. AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM AND NON- EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT WAIKIKI, HONOLULU, OAHU, 174 HCR4 FOR THE MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OF THE EXISTING MONITOR 2 PIER AND SEAWALL AND FOR USE, REPAIR, AND MAINTENANCE OF THE EXISTING IMPROVEMENTS CONSTRUCTED THEREON. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 42 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 URGING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF DROP-IN CENTERS 175 SCR5 MONITOR FOR UNACCOMPANIED HOMELESS YOUTH. URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, ? DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, AND JUDICIARY TO PERMANENTLY 176 SCR1 ESTABLISH AND PARTICIPATE IN THE HAWAII MONITOR 1 INTERAGENCY STATE YOUTH NETWORK OF CARE TO BETTER SERVE YOUTH AND FAMILIES WITH COMPLEX NEEDS_IN_THE_STATE. URGING THE GOVERNOR, DEMOCRATIC MEMBERS OF SCR3 THE STATE LEGISLATURE, AND HAWAII?S NITOR 177 9 CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO BAN CONVERSION MO THERAPY. AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF A TERM AND NON- EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT COVERING A PORTION OF STATE SUBMERGED LANDS AT WAIKIKI, HONOLULU, OAHU, 178 FOR THE MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OF THE EXISTING MONITOR PIER AND SEAWALL AND FOR USE, REPAIR, AND MAINTENANCE OF THE EXISTING IMPROVEMENTS CONSTRUCTED THEREON. URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL 179 5R6 RESOURCES TO CONDUCT AN EXTENSIVE STATEWIDE MONITOR PUEO HABITAT INVENTORY. Bill Positions for Reconsideration -___________ RELATING TO Amends the definition of ?water pollutant? as used in MONITOR HB11 Chapter 342D, Hawaii Revised Statutes, to exclude 180 MARINE . . > RESOURCES. locally sourced conditions. COMMENT Establishes the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument Program within DLNR-DAR to coordinate RELATING TO and fulfill the State?s role and responsibilities in co- MONITOR 181 HB12 OCEAN managing the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National 1 MANAGEMENT. Monument with federal authorities. Requires the COMMENT effective management of thirty per cent of nearshore waters by 2030 under coastal zone management. HB2__HD1 BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 43 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 Authorizes the board of land and natural resources to extend commercial, hotel, resort, and industrial leases COMMENT 182 HB57 RELATING TO in the Banyan Drive and Kanoelehua industrial area of 5 PUBLIC LANDS. Hilo, Hawaii, when the lessee makes qualifying MONITOR substantial improvements to the leased land. (HB575 HD1) Establishes the Hilo community economic district RELATING TO THE located in East Hawaii under the Hawaii community HB14 HILO development authority. Establishes the Hilo community COMMENT 183 COMMUNITY economic revolving fund for all revenue, income, and > ECONOMIC receipts of the district, except a portion transferred to MONITOR DISTRICT. the special land and development fund. Appropriates funds. (HB1479 HD1) Provides that a county shall not impose an inclusionary RELATING TO . . MONITOR 184 HB15 INCLUSIONARY zoning requirement on a housing development offered > OPPOSE exclusively for sale to buyers earning 120% or less of ZONING. COMMENT the area median income. (HB1549 HD1) MAKING AN APP RO PR lATl 0 N FOR RESEARCH, COMMENT 185 SB22 DEVELOPMENT, Appropriates funds for the research, development, > 8 MARKETING, marketing, and conservation of ?ulu. MONITOR AND CONSERVATION OF ?ULU. BAE COMMITTEE MEETING Page 44 of 47 Minutes for 02/15/2017 SB99 RELATING TO THE Expands the powers and duties of the stadium COMMENT 186 STADIUM authority to develop the stadium property and > AUTHORITY, establish a stadium complex area. MONITOR Allows the governor to negotiate land exchanges to 187 SB13 RELATING TO acquire lands that are suitable for long-term diversified OPPOSE> 09 LAND EXCHANGE. agricultural production. Requires a report to the COMMENT legislature. Establishes the Hawaii Airport Corporation within the Department […]

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