WELCOME to the Public Access Room
PAR serves the citizens of Hawai`i by providing
facilities, services and equipment to enhance their ability to
participate in the legislative process. You are welcome here to track
and affect legislation pending before the Hawai`i State Legislature.
Staff assistance is available in person, by telephone and by e-mail.
While the Public Access Room still has its array of
desktop computers for you to use, you can now enjoy free wireless
Internet connectivity in our office (room 401), as well as House and
Senate conference rooms, the auditorium, certain areas of the
chamber-level hallway, and the central corridors along railings on the
2nd, 3rd and 4th floors.
The service is free, and access codes and registration are not required.
Please don't hesitate to stop by, email or give us a call if you have
415 So Beretania St
Honolulu, HI 96813 (808) 587-0478 phone
We the Powerful (Powerpoint slideshow/20MB); incudes a guide to the Legislature's new website.
We the Powerful - (7.5MB pdf, updated) to access notes to select pages on this pdf edition of our presentation, place your cursor over the little dialogue bubble icon at the top of the page. To keep notes open, click the bubble icon. Incudes a guide to the Legislature's new website.
Newest addition is, Your Voice - Discover the Public's Power in the Legislative Process!
Hawaii State Legislature Website Video Tutorials
A tour of the State Capitol: Getting to Know Your State Capitol
We the Powerful!
How to Participate in the State of Hawai`i's Legislative Process.
A workshop presented by Suzanne Marinelli, former Coordinator, Hawai`i State Legislature's Public Access Room. Now on video!