The Department annually produces reports on the education-related bills and resolutions passed in the regular session from the previous year in the Hawaii State Legislature. Annual reports additionally requested by the Legislature are also produced. Archived reports can be accessed via links at the bottom of this page.
Reports presented to the 2016 Legislature
REPORTS ON BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS passed in the 2014 and 2015 Regular Session, Hawaii State Legislature.
Act 206, SLH 2014 HB 1796 HD2, SD1, CD1
Relating to Restraints and Seclusion in Hawaii Public Schools
HB 0500, HD1, SD1, CD1 (Act 119, 2015), Section 23
Report on the Department's pursuit of all avenues of Medicaid reimbursement.
HB 0500, HD1, SD1, CD1 (Act 119, 2015), Section 25
Payment of recruitment and retention incentives to teachers in hard-to-fill teaching positions
It is estimated that as many as 1,346 DOE incentives along with 246 Public Charter School incentives may need to be paid.
|4||HB 10, HD2, SD2, CD1 (Act 214, 2015)||Relating to Education; Diabetes||View report|
|5||HB 820, HD2, SD1, CD1 (2015)||Relating to Early Education||View report|
Multitrack Transition Report looks at increasing facilities to support moving Holomua El, Kapolei Middle and Mililani Middle schools onto general calendar and off multitrack.
SCR 46 SD2
Working group to evaluate and review the State’s licensing program for private trade, vocational, and technical schools.
SCR 97 SD1
Issues and challenges of implementing financial literacy education for all Hawaii public school students.
REQUIRED ANNUAL REPORTS
Federal Impact Aid, U.S. Department of Defense Funds, and Federal Indirect Overhead Reimbursements
Annual report of amount and nature of federal Impact Aid, USDOD funds and reimbursements received.
State Educational Facilities Improvement (SEFI) Special Fund
|SEFI fund financial statement, lease payments, status of projects for FY15.
State Educational Facilities Repair and Maintenance Account
School Physical Plant Operations and Maintenance Account
Relating to Carryover of Funds
Relating to Transfer of Appropriated Funds and Positions
Relating to the administrative hearing based on the education of children with a disability
During school year 2014-15, there were 26 due proess hearing requests filed requesting private school reimbursement.
Annual Statements on Teacher Housing
Comprehensive Accountability System
Relating to mandatory expulsion policy for possession of a firearm
The Superintendent is required to annually report the number of students excluded, types of firearms found in their possession, and the schools from which they were excluded.
Annual Report: State Educational Facilities Repair and Maintenance Account
Relating to Trust Funds of the Department of Education
The Department shall submit a report annually to the governor and legislature of all expenditures in excess of each trust fund's appropriation for each fiscal year.
Relating to Federal Grants Revolving Fund
Relating to School-level Minor Repairs and Maintenance Fund
302A-1601 to 302A-1612
School Impact Fees
Annual report on the implementation of the school impact fee law.