Libertas Legislator Profiles
Legislator Profile: Senator Jani Iwamoto
Libertas Legislator Index Rankings
The following rating measures how consistently this legislator votes in support of individual liberty, private property, and free enterprise. To learn more, see the main index page.
To see the specific votes used to rank this legislator, click the link in the table above for any of the yearly percentages listed.
Sponsored Ranked Bills
This legislator was the sponsor of the following bills, which were ranked by Libertas Institute in their respective year's Legislator Index.
- SB57: Police Service Animal Amendments (2018)
This bill made it a 2nd degree felony to kill a police service animal. This increased penalty is unnecessarily punitive and will not act as any sort of improved deterrent to dissuade a person from harming a law enforcement officer's dog.
This bill passed the Senate 20-6 and passed the House 43-24. Libertas supports a "nay" vote.
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