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May 06, 2018

Sen. Inouye Selected to Join NCSL Smart Communities Foundation Partnership

The Hawa‘i Senate announces that Sen. Lorraine R. Inouye was selected as the only Hawai‘i legislator to participate in a new, invitation-only partnership project on smart communities.
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April 24, 2018

Senate Passes Amendment to Support Schools

Hawai‘i State Senate voted 23-1 to approve a bill that proposes a constitutional amendment to give voters the opportunity to decide if the state should establish a surcharge on investment property.
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April 21, 2018

Hawai‘i Reps Finalize Negotiations on State Budget Bill

The Hawai‘i House and Senate conferees approved a final version of HB1900 HD1 SD1, the state budget bill.
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April 17, 2018

Hawai‘i Senate Confirms PUC Commissioner

The Hawai‘i State Senate voted to advise and consent on Jennifer Potter to the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) on Monday, April 16, 2018.
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April 11, 2018

House Approves 61 Senate Bills for Final Crossover

With one day left before the Second Crossover deadline, the House today passed its final 61 Senate bills.
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March 29, 2018

Senate Passes Our Care, Our Choice Act

The Hawai‘i State Senate voted 23-2 to pass House Bill 2739, titled “Our Care, Our Choice Act.”
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March 06, 2018

Senate Passes More Than 400 Bills

Hawai‘i State Senators today voted to pass 371 bills on third reading.
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March 03, 2018

Hawai‘i House Passes 131 Bills to Senate

The Hawai‘i House of Representatives passed 131 bills on third reading on Friday, March 2, 2018, moving them to the Senate for their consideration.
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March 02, 2018

Senate Confirms Transportation Director, Deputy Director

The Hawai‘i State Senate voted to advise and consent on Jade Butay as the Director of the State Department of Transportation & Roy Catalani as the Deputy Director.
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March 01, 2018

Hawai‘i Senate Honors Healthcare Heroes

The Senate recognized Jessica Ackerman, Dr. Anne Dempsey, Cheri Teranishi-Hashimoto, Gary Oshita and Dr. Baron Wong for their excellent work.
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February 22, 2018

Peabo Bryson Recognized by Hawai‘i Senate

Two-time Grammy Award-winning artist, Peabo Bryson, was recognized by the Hawai‘i Senate for his contributions to the music world.
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February 06, 2018

Kupuna Caregivers Program Funding Bill Moves Through Senate

Two Senate committees voted unanimously to pass Senate Bill 2988, a bill to fund support for hundreds of caregiving families in Hawai‘i.
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February 01, 2018

Kanuha Makes State Senate Run Official

Hawaiʻi County Councilman Dru Kanuha pulled and filed his candidacy papers today...
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December 15, 2017

Conservative Organization Gives Low Marks to Hawai‘i Legislators

The ACUF has reviewed each piece of legislation voted on by Hawai‘i legislators to produce average scores for each chamber and individual scores for each member.
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November 21, 2017

Hawai‘i State Senate Accepting Applications for 2018 Legislative Session

The Hawai‘i State Senate is accepting job applications for the upcoming 2018 legislative session.
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