Public Notice

***CORRECTION TO TYPO ON PAGE 5 : Number for Hale Workshops on Kauai and the Big Island is 1-877-523-9503*** Aloha mai kākou, Over the decades, our newsletter has been the main mode of communication between the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands and you, our beneficiaries. In this edition of Ka Nūhou, we welcome our newest homesteaders ...
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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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Every year, the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands prepares and submits legislative proposals for inclusion in the Governor’s Administrative Package for the next session of the Hawaii State Legislature.  For the 2018 package, the department is soliciting recommendations from beneficiaries and the general public for consideration in our legislative package. The deadline for proposals is Thursday, August 10, ...
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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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