This page consists of testimony presented during the 2019 Legislative Session by the University of Hawaiʻi.

Senate Bill

SB 1 RELATING TO HOUSING

SB 25 RELATING TO INSURANCE

SB 33 RELATING TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

SB 44 RELATING TO HIGHER EDUCATION

  • SB 44 SD1 (February 12, 2019) HRE/JDC (PDF)

SB 50 RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES

  • SB 50 SD1 (February 13, 2019) HMS/HRE (PDF)

SB 126 RELATING TO THE STATE BUDGET

  • SB 126 (February 22, 2019) WAM (PDF)

SB 166 RELATING TO THE STATE BUDGET

  • SB 166 (February 12, 2019) PSM (PDF)

SB 191 RELATING TO STRENGTHENING THE FOUNDATION FOR ENSURING A FAIR AND JUST PAYMENT AMOUNT FOR THE OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS’ PRO RATA SHARE OF THE PUBLIC LAND TRUST

SB 200 RELATING TO INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS

  • SB 200 (February 7, 2019) HRE/EET (PDF)

SB 203 RELATING TO VACCINATIONS

  • SB 203 (February 21, 2019) CPH (PDF)
  • SB 203 (March 19, 2019) HLT (PDF)

SB 233 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

  • SB 233 (January 30, 2019) AEN (PDF)

SB 261 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE

  • SB 261 (February 8, 2019) AEN/HRE (PDF)

SB 303 RELATING TO GARDENS

  • SB 303 (January 29, 2019) HOU/EDU (PDF)
  • SB 303 (February 14, 2019) WAM (PDF)
  • SB 303 (March 15, 2019) AGR/LHE (PDF)

SB 304 RELATING TO VACCINATIONS

  • SB 304 (February 4, 2019) HMS (PDF)

SB 313 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI

  • SB 313 (February 7, 2019) HRE/EET (PDF)
  • SB 313 (February 28, 2019) WAM (PDF)

SB 314 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI

  • SB 314 (February 5, 2019) HRE (PDF)

SB 315 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI

  • SB 315 (February 5, 2019) HRE (PDF)
  • SB 315 (February 28, 2019) WAM (PDF)

SB 316 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI

  • SB 316 (February 5, 2019) HRE (PDF)

SB 317 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI

  • SB 317 (February 5, 2019) HRE (PDF)
  • SB 317 (February 20, 2019) WAM (PDF)
  • SB 317 (March 15, 2019) LHE (PDF)

SB 318 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI AT HILO

  • SB 318 (February 5, 2019) HRE (PDF)
  • SB 318 (February 20, 2019) WAM (PDF)

SB 319 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI

  • SB 319 (January 31, 2019) HRE (PDF)

SB 341 RELATED TO THE PRACTICE OF BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS

  • SB 341 (February 4, 2019) EDU(PDF)

SB 364 RELATING TO TOURISM

  • SB 364 (February 13, 2019) EET/HRE/WTL (PDF)

SB 365 RELATING TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

  • SB 365 (February 8, 2019) EET/EDU (PDF)

SB 366 RELATING TO HEALTH

SB 371 RELATING TO SCHOOLS

  • SB 371 (February 4, 2019) EDU(PDF)

SB 373 RELATING TO EDUCATION

  • SB 373 (February 4, 2019) EDU(PDF)

SB 375 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE

  • SB 375 (January 30, 2019) AEN (PDF)

SB 400 RELATING TO HOUSING

SB 452 RELATING TO APPRENTICESHIPS

  • SB 452 (February 7, 2019) HRE (PDF)

SB 457 RELATING TO THE PUNA DISTANCE LEARNING CENTER

  • SB 457 (January 31, 2019) HRE (PDF)
  • SB 457 (February 20, 2019) WAM (PDF)

SB 467 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO RESTORE ADULT DENTAL BENEFITS TO MEDICAID ENROLLEES

  • SB 467 (February 8, 2019) HMS (PDF)

SB 484 RELATING TO FOOD SECURITY

  • SB 484 (February 8, 2019) HRE/AEN (PDF)

SB 503 RELATING TO SALARY OVERPAYMENTS

  • SB 503 (January 31, 2019) GVO (PDF)

SB 519 RELATING TO FOOD SAFETY

  • SB 519 (January 30, 2019) AEN (PDF)

SB 523 RELATING TO BIOSECURITY

  • SB 523 (February 11, 2019) AEN/WTL (PDF)

SB 535 RELATING TO PHARMACISTS PRESCRIBING AND DISPENSING OF OPIOID ANTAGONIST

  • SB 535 (February 21, 2019) CPH (PDF)

SB 540 RELATING TO THE BOARD OF PHARMACY

  • SB 540 (February 21, 2019) CPH (PDF)

SB 569 RELATING TO THE HAWAIʻI CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION

  • SB 569 (February 4, 2019) HMS (PDF)

SB 620 RELATING TO VIOLATION OF PRIVACY

  • SB 620 (February 6, 2019) TRS (PDF)

SB 639 RELATING TO KUPUNA CARE

  • SB 639 (February 13, 2019) CPH (PDF)

SB 650 RELATING TO RAPID OHIA DEATH

  • SB 650 (February 11, 2019) WTL/AEN (PDF)

SB 666 RELATING TO AN AIRPORTS CORPORATION

  • SB 666 (January 30, 2019) TRS (PDF)

SB 671 RELATING TO POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION STUDENT IMMUNIZATIONS

  • SB 671 (January 31, 2019) HRE (PDF)

SB 685 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES

  • SB 685 (February 11, 2019) AEN/WTL (PDF)

SB 696 RELATING TO CESSPOOLS

  • SB 696 (February 13, 2019) AEN (PDF)

SB 752 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE

  • SB 752 (February 8, 2019) AEN/HRE (PDF)
  • SB 752 (February 28, 2019) WAM (PDF)

SB 762 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE EDUCATION

  • SB 762 (February 7, 2019) HRE (PDF)
  • SB 762 (February 20, 2019) WAM (PDF)

SB 801 RELATING TO THE WAIKIKI AQUARIUM MASTER PLAN

  • SB 801 (February 8, 2019) HRE/AEN (PDF)

SB 808 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTION DRUGS

  • SB 808 (February 20, 2019) CPH (PDF)

SB 818 RELATING TO SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGISTS

  • SB 818 (February 4, 2019) EDU(PDF)

SB 819 RELATING TO PRESCRIPTIVE AUTHORITY FOR CERTAIN CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGISTS

SB 825 RELATING TO MEDICAL MALPRACTICE

  • SB 825 (January 31, 2019) CPH (PDF)

SB 849 RELATING TO VETERANS

  • SB 849 (February 12, 2019) HRE/PSM (PDF)

SB 859 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS

SB 870 RELATING TO LOAN REPAYMENT FOR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS

  • SB 870 (February 5, 2019) HRE (PDF)

SB 871 RELATING TO INVASIVE SPECIES

  • SB 871 (February 11, 2019) AEN/WTL (PDF)

SB 887 RELATING TO TOBACCO TAXES

  • SB 887 (February 13, 2019) CPH (PDF)

SB 907 RELATING TO HIGHER EDUCATION

  • SB 907 (January 31, 2019) HRE (PDF)

SB 909 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI

  • SB 909 (February 7, 2019) HRE/EET (PDF)

SB 911 RELATING TO HEALTH

SB 931 RELATING TO MARINE AQUARIUM FISHING

SB 938 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI

  • SB 938 (February 12, 2019) HRE/HWN (PDF)

SB 964 RELATING TO SPECIES CONSERVATION

  • SB 964 (February 11, 2019) AEN/WTL (PDF)

SB 984 RELATING TO SCHOOL BASED HEALTH SERVICES

  • SB 984 (February 11, 2019) CPH/EDU (PDF)

SB 1134 RELATING TO HEʻEIA STATE PARK

SB 1140 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES

SB 1148 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE

SB 1191 RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS

SB 1192 RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS

SB 1193 RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS

SB 1194 RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS

SB 1197 RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS

SB 1198 RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS

SB 1199 RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS

SB 1200 RELATING TO PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT COST ITEMS

SB 1210 RELATING TO INSURANCE

SB 1237 RELATING TO HEALTH

SB 1343 RELATING TO SELECTIVE SERVICE

  • SB 1343 (February 12, 2019) PSM/HRE (PDF)

SB 1368 RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING

  • SB 1368 (February 12, 2019) LCA/HRE (PDF)

SB 1404 RELATING TO LOAN REPAYMENT FOR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS

  • SB 1404 (February 5, 2019) CPH/HRE (PDF)

SB 1405 RELATING TO ELECTRONIC SMOKING PRODUCTS

SB 1418 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI

SB 1419 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI

SB 1436 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE

  • SB 1436 (February 8, 2019) AEN/TEC (PDF)

SB 1463 RELATING TO TAXATION

  • SB 1463 (February 13, 2019) AEN/EET (PDF)

SB 1474 RELATING TO TAXATION

  • SB 1474 (February 13, 2019) EDU/HRE (PDF)

SB 1512 RELATING TO CREATIVE MEDIA

SB 1522 RELATING TO SCHOOL-BASED HEALTH SERVICES

SB 1529 RELATING TO THE HAWAIʻI ENERGY AND CLIMATE CHANGE OFFICE

SB 1530 RELATING TO THE HAWAIʻI COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

SB 1537 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

  • SB 1537 (February 12, 2019) PSM/HRE (PDF)

SB 1544 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE

Governor’s Message

GM 606 Submitting for consideration and confirmation as the Director of the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations, Gubernatorial Nominee, SCOTT T. MURAKAMI, for a term to expire at noon on 12-05-2022

  • GM 606 (March 7, 2019) LCA (PDF)

GM 716 Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Council on Revenues, Gubernatorial Nominee, CARL BONHAM, for a term to expire 06-30-2023

  • GM 716 (April 9, 2019) WAM (PDF)

GM 745 Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Board of Directors of the Hawaiʻi Public Housing Authority, Gubernatorial Nominee, PONO SHIM, for a term to expire 06-30-2023

  • GM 745 (April 22, 2019) HOU (PDF)

Resolutions

SCR 34 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO DETERMINE VARIOUS ALTERNATIVES FOR THE REHABILITATION AND RENOVATION OF THE STATE CAPITOL REFLECTING POOL

  • SCR 34 (March 27, 2019) GVO/LCA (PDF)

SCR 44/SR 31 REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT AN AUDIT OF ALL UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI TRAVEL FOR FISCAL YEARS 2014-2019

SCR 60/SR 40 URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI AT MĀNOA TO EXTEND ITS RAINBOW SHUTTLE SERVICE INTO THE KAPAHULU AND WAIKĪKĪ COMMUNITIES

SCR 73/SR 51 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, AND UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI AT MĀNOA COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES TO CREATE A STRATEGY FOR STUDENTS TO LEARN ABOUT MODERN FARMING

SCR 77/SR 54 ENCOURAGING THE LEGISLATURE TO FUND THE HAWAIʻI RURAL HEALTH CARE PROVIDER LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM

SCR 82/SR 59 ENCOURAGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE TO STUDY THE IMPACT AND FEASIBILITY OF CREATING A TEACHING HOSPITAL IN WEST HAWAIʻI

SCR 99 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO CONVENE AN INTERDEPARTMENTAL WORKING GROUP TO ADDRESS THE LACK OF CONSOLIDATED, CONSISTENT HEALTH SCREENING PROGRAMS IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS FOR CHILDREN IN THE STATE

  • SCR 99 (March 25, 2019) CPH/HMS/EDU (PDF)

SCR 123/SR 94 URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY, TO STRENGTHEN AND ENHANCE THE SCHOOL-TO-CAREER PIPELINE FOR POSITIONS IN PUBLIC SAFETY

SCR 125/SR 95 URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI, IN CONSULTATION WITH ITS FACILITIES OFFICES, THE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND GENERAL SERVICES, AND INDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVES, TO DEVELOP AN INTEGRATED PLAN TO PROVIDE CERTIFICATES, DEGREES, AND ASSOCIATED PATHWAYS IN THE AREAS OF FACILITIES MAINTENANCE AND CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT

SCR 126/SR 96 URGING THE GOVERNOR, THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCES, AND OTHER RELATED ENTITIES TO TAKE ACTION TO HELP EXPAND THE AQUACULTURE INDUSTRY IN THE STATE

SCR 154/SR 120 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI OFFICE OF INTERNAL AUDIT TO CONDUCT AN AUDIT OF VARIOUS PROGRAMS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI WEST OʻAHU THAT RECEIVE EXTRAMURAL FUNDING, INCLUDING TITLE III GRANT FUNDING

  • SCR 154 (April 3, 2019) WAM (PDF)

SCR 161/SR 127 DESIGNATING JULY 20, 2019, AS “TRANQUILITY BASE DAY” IN HAWAIʻI TO HONOR THE FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE APOLLO 11 LUNAR LANDING AT TRANQUILITY BASE AND URGING THE UNITED NATIONS EDUCATIONAL, SCIENTIFIC, AND CULTURAL ORGANIZATION TO INCLUDE TRANQUILITY BASE AND ASSOCIATED ARTIFACTS ON THE WORLD HERITAGE LIST

  • SCR 161 (April 11, 2019) EDB (PDF)

SCR 180/SR 146 SUPPORTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE PLAN, INCLUDING GOALS, BENCHMARKS, STRATEGIES, AND OUTCOMES, TO BUILD UPON ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND TO ACCELERATE THE NORMALIZATION OF ʻOLELO HAWAIʻI

SCR 184/SR 148 REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR TO ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP TO EXPLORE MATTERS RELATED TO THE ALA WAI CANAL FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT PROJECT

SCR 214/SR 173 SUPPORTING THE ʻIMILOA ASTRONOMY CENTER TO FURTHER ITS ROLE IN DEVELOPING AND LEADING EDUCATIONAL EFFORTS CONCERNING THE CULTURAL, NATURAL, AND HISTORIC RESOURCES ON MAUNA KEA AT HALE POHAKU AND ENCOURAGING THE TRANSFER OF EDUCATION OUTREACH AT THE HALE POHAKU TO THE ʻIMILOA ASTRONOMY CENTER

SR 120 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI OFFICE OF INTERNAL AUDIT TO CONDUCT AN AUDIT OF VARIOUS PROGRAMS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI WEST OʻAHU THAT RECEIVE EXTRAMURAL FUNDING, INCLUDING TITLE III GRANT FUNDING

  • SR 120 (April 15, 2019) WAM (PDF)

SR 134 URGING THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI TO FOLLOW AND ABIDE BY THE PUBLIC NOTICE REQUIREMENTS FOR ITS MEETINGS PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 92, HAWAIʻI REVISED STATUES

SR 149 REQUESTING THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI BOARD OF REGENTS TO REVIEW AND, AS NEEDED, CONFORM THE CLASSIFICATION OF ITS FACULTY TO ENSURE GREATER ALIGNMENT WITH THE MISSION AND PURPOSE OF THE UNIVERSITY AND INCORPORATE THE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN UNIVERSITIES’ MEMBERSHIP INDICATORS INTO ITS STRATEGIC PLAN FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI AT MĀNOA

Last modified: June 10, 2019