A bill that would allow reimbursement for search and rescue costs passes second committee reading.
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A bill that would allow and in some cases require government entities seek reimbursement for search and rescue costs unanimously passed its second assigned committee Wednesday.
Maunakea measures advance: Resolutions call for formation of working group to guide management of mountain
Two state House committees approved a pair of resolutions to examine new ways to manage Maunakea, though not without some misgivings.
HONOLULU — Hawaii lawmakers are considering a bill that would standardize the state’s pandemic travel restrictions across the islands, a departure from the current system that allows individual counties to create their own modified safety measures.
A pair of resolutions to examine new ways to manage Maunakea have advanced through the state Legislature today.
Faced with new federal regulations and crumbling infrastructure, Hawaii County pinned its hopes on the private sector to help bail it out of a growing wastewater problem.
The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council has released a revised draft environmental impact statement with a new proposal to reopen West Hawaii’s coastal waters to commercial aquarium fishing.
Broadband debate continues: Bills aimed at improving connectivity are running out of time in Legislature
Although a spate of broadband-related bills have been introduced in the state Legislature, only a few have gained traction.
One tax on beverages in the state Legislature is dead, while another is on death’s door.
Hawaii Police have identified a homicide victim who was found buried in a shallow grave in a Puna subdivision last month.