- Special Projects
Its mission will include general research and exploration of marine life, and climate and ocean ecosystem studies.
Urinating or defecating near Hawaii hotels and banks or in parking lots and plazas would be subject to a penalty.
Hawaii is one of only a few states that has no such law for government employees.
The 2018 Republican candidate for governor is seeking a nonpartisan seat.
The legislation proposes that sites like Punahou School and Island Snow be recognized.