SB1007: This bill is intended to limit the liability of governmental entities on unmaintained trails. A number of trail access groups are requesting this bill so that the state will be less likely to close trails due to liability concerns. (Go here for more info.)
SB3121: This bill would amend the legislative approval requirement for any exchange of public land (including historic trails) for private land to require a majority vote in both houses, thereby giving the public a greater opportunity to be involved in the decision making process. (Go here for more info.)
HB1914 (HD1): This bill requires that conveyances, transfers, and exchanges of property listed or eligible for inclusion in the Hawaii Register of Historic Places be subject to review and advance the interest of historic preservation. This could include historic trails. (Go here for more info.)
SB2728 (SD1): This bill is aimed at amending the HRS 264-1, which includes the Highways Act of 1892. Go here for PATH’s earlier commentary on why this bill should not be passed.