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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 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 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 both chambers of the legislature to implement rules to permit residents to present testimony through audiovisual technology. Appropriates funds to establish audiovisual systems throughout...
Subject:
Citizen Engagement, Access to Services
Year:
2013
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
This bill prohibits biased-based policing by state and county law enforcement agencies and agents. The bill outlines prohibitions on discrimination based on perceived race, ethnicity, national origin,...
Subject:
Race and Ethnicity, Policing
Year:
2013
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
The bill provides that all applicants for a new or renewed driver's license, provisional license, instructional permit, or civil identification card, who are eligible to vote, shall automatically be...
Subject:
Voter Registration
Year:
2013
Source:
Hawaii Legislature
Summary:
This bill requires all businesses in the state to charge a ten cent fee for each foam disposable food container provided to a customer. It directs collected fees to a special account of the environmental...
Subject:
Waste and Recycling
Year:
2013
Source:
Hawaii Legislature