Reps. Pouha and Tupola Perform “Hawaii Aloha” in a Bipartisan Celebration

In the State of Hawaii House of Representatives,  Representatives Feki Pouha and Andria Tupola lead the chamber in the song “Hawaii Aloha”  for Sine Die.  It is a tradition that all Representatives join hands and sing in this bipartisan celebration.

feki and tupolaContact: reppouha@capitol.hawaii.gov or reptupola@capitol.hawaii.gov   Excerpt from Capitol TV

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Rep. Ward Addresses HB 553 – UH Graduate Students Collective Bargaining

RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING.
Report Title:  Collective Bargaining Units; UH Graduate Students
Description:  Allows part-time and full-time graduate student assistants employed by UH to collectively bargain their wages, hours, and other terms; provided that no collective bargaining agreement shall take effect prior to July 1, 2016. Requires UH and the relevant exclusive representatives to meet and report to the legislature. (HB553 CD1)  Passed Final Reading as amended in CD {cdraft} with Representative(s) Ward voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Tsuji excused (1).
5/5/2015 H Received notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 699).
5/7/2015 S Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 680). 5/6/2015 H Transmitted to Governor.

ward hb 553Contact: repward@capitol.hawaii.gov  Excerpt from Capitol TV

Rep. Ward Addresses SB 1028 – Hawaii Health Connector

RELATING TO THE HAWAII HEALTH CONNECTOR.
Report Title:  Hawaii Health Connector; Appropriation ($)
Description:  Appropriates funds for the operations of the Hawaii health connector. (CD1)  Passed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Choy, Cullen, Har, Kong, San Buenaventura, Thielen, Tokioka, Tupola, Ward voting no (9) and Representative(s) Tsuji excused (1).
5/5/2015 H Received notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 699).
5/7/2015 S Received notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 680).

ward 1028Contact: repward@capitol.hawaii.gov  Excerpt from Capitol TV