House leaders have decided against pursuing most measures aimed at controlling the state auditor although investigation into that office continues.
But proposals to ban no-knock warrants and collect data on use of force appear to be moving this session.
The 10 students associated with the cluster have been moved to off-campus isolation rooms in a hotel.
But proponents hope the group could still be Hawaii’s best chance at building consensus over the future of a mountain considered sacred by many.
The proposal follows House Speaker Scott Saiki’s call for the University of Hawaii to be ousted from its management role.
The deputy sheriff who shot Delmar Espejo is still employed by the state.