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Today is Second Decking!

Today is the Second Decking deadline. Bills must emerge from their final Committees and be in their final forms (in their non-originating Chamber) to be considered for  Second Crossover. This “decking” ensures a mandatory 48-hour opportunity for final review by … Continue reading

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Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of our State Capitol!

Come and celebrate the 50th Anniversary of our State Capitol building at two public events scheduled for this week!      

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First Lateral Deadline is quickly approaching

Tomorrow is the First Lateral Deadline, which means that all bills with multiple referrals must move to their final Committee in their originating Chamber by the end of the day tomorrow. In order to make this deadline, bills need to move … Continue reading

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The 2019 Hawaii Directory of Public Officials booklets have arrived

The handy little directories have arrived and are available for pickup at our office at the State Capitol (Room 401). As a reminder, we are open from 7:45 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. during this time of the year. Drop by … Continue reading

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The 2019 Legislative Session has begun!

The 2019 Session has officially begun. The first bills of the 2019 Session have started to appear on the Legislature’s website. You can find the House and Senate bills via the following link: https://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/advreports/main.aspx The bill links will be populated with … Continue reading

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The 2019 Legislative Session begins on Wednesday, January 16th

                      The 2019 Legislative Session begins next Wednesday (Jan 16th). The House and Senate will convene Opening Day floor sessions at 10:00 a.m. in their respective chambers.  Come join us … Continue reading

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2019 Grant-In-Aid applications are available

2019 Grant-In-Aid applications for Fiscal Year 2020 (July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020) are now available on the Legislature’s website: https://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/ You can find the link to the 2019 GIA applications, instructions and FAQ’s in the “Recent Updates” box near the … Continue reading

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