Hawaiian Homes Commission

Hirono: We Must Stand Together, Fight Back Against Attacks on Native Communities In Address to National American Indian Housing Council, Hirono Continues Call for Full Reauthorization of Native Hawaiian Housing Programs WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Senator Mazie K. Hirono (D-Hawaii) continued to oppose efforts to exclude Native Hawaiians from the reauthorization of the Native American Housing ...
Read More CONGRESSWOMAN MAZIE HIRONO CALLS FOR REAUTHORIZATION OF NATIVE HAWAIIAN HOUSING PROGRAMS

Click here to download a PDF version of this flyer Notice of Annual Hawaiian Homes Commission Regular Meeting on Oahu  on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 9:30 a.m.* and Wednesday, February 21, 2019 at 9:00 a.m.* at the Hale Ponoi – DHHL Kapolei  91-5420 Kapolei Parkway, Kapolei, Hawaii 96707 Hawaiian Homes Commission Meeting agendas are ...
Read More FEBRUARY 2018 HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION AND COMMUNITY MEETING

On Friday, February 9, 2018 the Hawaii State Supreme Court ruled (4-1 majority) that the Hawaii State Legislature is only required to fund the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL) the amount that the delegates of the 1978 Hawaii State Constitutional Convention estimated it takes in administration and operating expenses, adjusted for inflation. The majority said ...
Read More DHHL STATEMENT ON NELSON CASE RULING

 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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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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