SUPPORT Senate Bill 2019

SB1451KPAC Testimony (pdf)

Measure Title:RELATING TO STATE HOLIDAYS.
Report Title: State Holiday; La Ku‘oko‘a; Hawaiian Recognition Day
Description: Reestablishes La Ku‘oko‘a, Hawaiian Recognition Day, as an official state holiday.

SB1495KPAC Testimony (pdf)

Measure Title: RELATING TO ACTIONS FOR QUIET TITLE.
Report Title: Action for Quiet Title; Kuleana Land; Mediation
Description: Provides that where a quiet title action involves kuleana land, at the request of any defendant at the time the action was brought, the court shall order mandatory mediation with a goal of resolving the dispute and consolidation of separate actions commenced by the same plaintiff or multiple plaintiffs for the same real property in interest. Requires the plaintiff in a quiet title action involving kuleana land to bear the costs of required mediation and only recover certain costs, expenses, or attorney’s fees as the court may deem equitable.

SB190KPAC Testimony (pdf)

Measure Title: RELATING TO THE BUDGET OF THE OFFICE OF
HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS.
Report Title: OHA Package; State Budget; Program Appropriations; Operating Costs; OHA150; OHA160; OHA175 ($)
Description: Appropriates funds for Fiscal Biennium 2019-2021 for operations of the Office of Hawaiian Affairs divisions. Includes operating budgets for Office of Trustees – OHA150; Administration – OHA160; and Beneficiary Advocacy – OHA175. (SD1)