Legislative Alert: Service of Process; Land Use Violation; Notice (SB 2163) Scheduled Senate Hearing 02-01-16 2:45pm

Tori McCann color byline 80Legislation introduced by Senator Shimabukuro has been scheduled for hearing before the Senate Committee on Hawaiian Affairs (HWN) and Water, Land and Agriculture (WLA).

Monday February 1,2016 2:25pm

Hawaii State Capitol, Conference Room 224

415 South Beretania Street

SB 2163- Allows notice of a land use violation to be given via a posting on a searchable government website when attempts to serve the notice in person and by mail have been unsuccessful.

To read the bill go to: http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2016/bills/SB2163_.HTM

To keep up to date on the bill status go to: http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/measure_indiv.aspx?billtype=SB&billnumber=2163&year=2016

The last day to testimony is Sunday January 31,2016 2:45 pm

Legislative Alert: Aha Moku Advisory Committe; Appropration (SB2161) scheduled Senate Hearing 02-01-16 1:30pm

Tori McCann color byline 80Legislation introduced by Senator Shimabukuro has been scheduled for hearing before the Senate Committee on Hawaiian Affairs (HWN) and Water, Land and Agriculture (WLA).

Monday, February 1, 2016 1:30pm

Hawaii State Capitol, Conference Room 016

415 South Beretania Street

SB 2161- Appropriates funds for the administration and operation of the Aha Moku advisory committee and for community outreach.

To read the bill go to: http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2016/bills/SB2161_.HTM

To keep up to date on the bill status click here: http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2016/bills/SB2161_.HTM

The last day to submit testimony is Sunday January 31, 2016 1:30pm

Legislative Alert: Hawaiian Language; Hawaiian Language Web; Appropiation (SB 2162) Scheduled Senate Hearing 02-01-16 1:40pm

Tori McCann color byline 80Legislation introduced by Senator Shimabukuro has been scheduled for hearing before the Senate Committee on Hawaiian Affairs (HWN),Judiciary and Labor (JDL) and Ways and Means ( Budgeting committee).

Monday, February 1,2016, 1:40pm

Hawaii State Capitol, Conference Room 016

415 South Beretania Street

SB 2162- Appropriates funds to establish long-term Hawaiian language resources and capacity building to train experts in the Hawaiian language field.

To read the bill go to: http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2016/bills/SB2162_.HTM

To keep up to date on the status of the bill click here: http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2016/bills/SB2162_.HTM

The last day to submit testimony is Sunday January 31, 2016 1:40pm

Sen. Shimabukuro’s 2016 Bills as of 1/28/16

Sen Shimabukuro 80AHere is a link to an excel spreadsheet which lists the bills I introduced, co-introduced, or am supporting so far for the 2016 legislative session:

2016 Bill List – Measure Tracker version

Legislative Alert: Breastfeeding; Jury Duty; Exemption (SB2315) Scheduled for Senate Committee Hearing 2/2/16

Tori McCann color byline 80Legislation introduced by Senator Shimabukuro has been scheduled for hearing before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Consumer Protection and Health.

Tuesday, February 2,2016, 8:30 am

Hawaii State Capitol, Conference Room 229

415 South Beretania Street

SB 2315-Exempts mothers who breastfeed or express breast milk from Jury Duty; provided that this exemption shall end when a mother is no longer breastfeeding or expressing breast milk.

To read the bill go to: http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2016/bills/SB2315_.HTM

For more information on the bill status click here: http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/measure_indiv.aspx?billtype=SB&billnumber=2315&year=2016

The deadline to submit testimony is:  Monday February 1,2016 8:30 am

Although late testimony may be submitted on the day of the hearing, any testimony submitted after the 24 hours prior should also be printed and sent to the CPH chair as a hard copy.

 

 

Na Mele O Wai’anae 01/30/16

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Workers Compensation & Foreclosure Bills Scheduled for Hearing 1/29/16 & 2/1/16

Sen Shimabukuro 80ASB 2215 has been scheduled for hearing by the Senate Judiciary & Labor Committee on Friday, Jan. 29, 9am, rm 016. Here’s a link to the hearing notice:
http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2016/hearingnotices/HEARING_JDL_01-29-16_.HTM

SB 2215:
Appropriates funds for the hiring of six hearing officer positions and support staff within the department ofan labor and industrial relations’ disability compensation division and to provide the officers and staff with legal and medical training.

http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/measure_indiv.aspx?billtype=SB&billnumber=2215&year=2016

HB 1817, the House companion to SB2345 regarding community association payment plans, has been scheduled for hearing on Monday, February 1, 2016, 2pm. Instructions/Links to submit testimony can be found on the hearing notice:
http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2016/hearingnotices/HEARING_CPC_02-01-16_.HTM

Here’s a link to HB 1817:
Permits owners in a planned community association or condominium to submit a payment plan within thirty days after receiving notice from an association regarding any delinquent assessments and provides owners with time to cure delinquent assessments. Permits a right to judicially foreclose a lien against any unit or apartment that arises solely from delinquent assessments, including fines, penalties, legal fees, or late fees, to be removed or amended from governing documents by a vote of at least sixty-seven per cent of owners.

http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/measure_indiv.aspx?billtype=HB&billnumber=1817&year=2016

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