Created by Act 139 (SLH 2021), the Act 90 Working Group is tasked with the following:
(1) Ascertain the process and status of the transfer of non-agricultural park lands from the department of land and natural resources to the department of agriculture pursuant to Act 90, Session Laws of Hawaii 2003, and chapter 166E, Hawaii Revised Statutes, regarding non-agricultural park lands; and
(2) Determine the challenges and potential remedies necessary to facilitate the process of fulfilling the purposes of Act 90, Session Laws of Hawaii 2003.
The Working Group will conduct its work through meetings, informational briefings, and consultation with state pasture lessees, agriculture lessees, and the public. The group will prepare and submit a report of its findings, including any proposed legislation, to the Legislature by December 31, 2021.