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DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOMELANDS UPDATING NANAKULI AND WAIANAE REGIONAL PLANS DHHL is currently updating the regional plans for Nanakuli and Waianae and is asking for your feedback. On the links below you will find information about upcoming meeting times and locations as well as a questionnaire that will only take a few quick minutes to ...
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 NAHASDA ANNUAL REPORT 2017 DISCUSSION: Title VIII of the Native American Housing and Self Determination Act requires the Department of Hawaiian Homes Lands, as the sole recipient of Native Hawaiian Housing Block Grant funds, to report annually on activities performed in the past year. The report, disseminated for thirty days of public comment on August ...
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The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands is currently proposing two new sub-chapters for its Administrative Rules. These new sub-chapters would cover DHHL-owned Water Systems and would codify a Planning System. The proposals are intended to increase clarity and certainty in Department processes and functions. This is the second round of rule changes proposed by this ...
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HOUSE BILL 451 -LEGISLATION REDUCING BLOOD QUANTUM FOR SUCCESSORS Frequently Asked Questions & Answers Who will be affected by the legislation that reduces blood quantum for SUCCESSORS? This new legislation, House Bill 451 (HB451, CD1) only affects LESSEE beneficiaries of the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, 1920, as amended (HHCA).  Today, there are nearly 10,000 LESSEES ...
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WAIMEA HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE PROPOSED LAND DISPOSITION OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS FOR A HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT IN THE WAIMEA DISTRICT, ON THE ISLAND OF KAUAI Public Notice is hereby given that the Hawaiian Homes Commission will conduct two (2) public hearings, pursuant to Chapter 171-95.3, Hawaii Revised Statutes, in Lihue, on the Island of ...
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