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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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SETTLEMENT REACHED IN WEST KAUA’I WAIMEA RIVER WATER DISPUTE Lands set aside for Homesteading by Congress in 1921 set to have water allocated to them for the first time HONOLULU, HI – The Hawai‘i State Water Commission recently approved a mediated settlement that will immediately restore mauka to makai flows in the Waimea River on ...
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       Click here to download a PDF version of this flyer. Notice of Annual Hawaiian Homes Commission Regular Meetings on Moloka’i  on Monday, April 17, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. and Tuesday, March 18, 2017 at 9:30 a.m.* at the Kulana Oiwi Multi-Purpose Conference Room 600 Maunaloa Highway, Kalama’ula, Moloka’i 96748 Hawaiian Homes Commission Meeting ...
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La’i’Opua 2020 Breaks Ground on Construction of New Community Center New Market Tax Credits to help finance Construction of Phase 1   KAILUA-KONA, HAWAII – On Wednesday, March 15, 2017 the La‘i‘Ōpua 2020 Board of Directors including Executive Director Bo Kahui along with Kahu Iris Kunewa, dignitaries, representatives, contractors, engineers and friends of the Villages ...
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Native Hawaiian Families in Affordable Housing Pilot Project Sign Homestead Leases After 15 Years of Renting Hawaiian Homes’ Partnership with Mark Development produces another 19 homeowners   KAPOLEI, OʻAHU – The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands’ (DHHL) affordable housing pilot project successfully converted another 19 Hawaiian Homestead families from renters to homeowners today. With the ...
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