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Summary:
This act establishes the Human Trafficking Victim Services Fund to provide support and services to human trafficking victims. This act also establishes human trafficking victim fees to be imposed upon...
Subject:
Women, Violent Crime
Year:
2014
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
This act establishes the inter-agency climate adaptation committee to develop a sea level rise vulnerability and adaptation report that addresses sea level rise impacts statewide to 2050. This act requires...
Subject:
Reports and Disclosure, Climate Change
Year:
2014
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
This bill requires the public utilities commission to adopt rules for authorizing and licensing privately-owned microgrids. Microgrids are integral to elements of smart grids and help to support growth in...
Subject:
Utilities, Buildings - Energy Efficiency
Year:
2014
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
This bill establishes a renewable energy facility siting process to expedite the review and action upon state and county permits necessary for the siting, development, construction, and operation of a...
Subject:
Renewable Energy, Utilities
Year:
2014
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
This bill eliminates sentences of life imprisonment without the possibility of parole for juvenile offenders and allows prisoners tried as adults for offences committed before eighteen years of age to...
Subject:
Juvenile Justice, Sentencing
Year:
2014
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
This bill makes the form for voter registration on a state identification card or driver’s license application a required field for submitting an application. If an applicant does not want to register to...
Subject:
Voter Registration
Year:
2014
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
This act establishes rights for domestic workers. The act prohibits discrimination against a domestic worker based on the individual's race, sex, religion, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, color,...
Subject:
Job and Workplace Standards, Wages and Compensation
Year:
2013
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
This act revises state laws regulating the possession of firearms. This act requires individuals entering the state in possession of a firearm registered in another state to undergo a background check before...
Subject:
Guns / Firearms
Year:
2013
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
This act ensures that female sexual assault victims are provided with medically and factually accurate and unbiased information about and access to emergency contraception when receiving emergency medical...
Subject:
Reproductive Health, Contraception, Abortion, Pregnancy
Year:
2013
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
This bill requires debt settlement businesses that provide services to state residents to register yearly with the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs. This bill requires a registration fee, which is...
Subject:
Consumer Protections, Reports and Disclosure
Year:
2013
Source:
Hawaii Legislature