Advocates have also raised concerns over closed door meetings of the Reapportionment Commission.
A state panel tasked with redrawing political boundaries for the Legislature will likely miss deadlines because of a hold up in releasing federal data.
UPDATED: The decision came after a 6-2 vote Tuesday with some concerns raised about the process.
The legislation, scheduled for a hearing Friday, comes even as a state watchdog has been trying to make it easier for candidates to report advertising activities.
The lieutenant governor and former Honolulu mayor are likely competitors in the 2022 contest.
The Legislature may consider adjustments to in-person voting sites among other proposals after the state’s first foray into all mail-voting.
The race fell just outside of the threshold for an automatic recount.
Some of our state and local elected officials had overstayed their welcome.