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SB270 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO EDUCATION.
Report Title: Department of Education; State Programs; ESSER Funds; Personnel Costs; Appropriation ($)
Description: Appropriates elementary and secondary school emergency relief fund (ESSER funds) moneys received by the State from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, Public Law 116-136, 2020, and the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2021, Public Law 116-260, to offset any budget reductions that are identified or proposed by the department of education and the governor that would result in the reduction of personnel who are subject to a collective bargaining agreement pursuant to chapter 89, Hawaii Revised statutes, and who are employed at the school level, including any budget reduction that results in a layoff, furlough, or pay reduction. Requires the board of education and superintendent of education to certify in writing that the board of education, superintendent, and department of education agree to the conditions established by this measure, including that the funds appropriated shall be used only for salaries and wages of officers and employees who are subject to a collective bargaining agreement and are employed at the school level. Provides that moneys from the appropriation shall lapse at the end of the fiscal biennium. (SD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: EDU, WAM
Introducer(s): DELA CRUZ

Sort by Date Status Text
1/22/2021SIntroduced.
1/22/2021SPassed First Reading.
1/25/2021SReferred to EDU, WAM.
2/12/2021SThe committee(s) on EDU has scheduled a public hearing on 02-17-21 3:15PM; CR 229 & Videoconference.
2/17/2021SThe committee(s) on EDU recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EDU were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Kidani, Kim, Dela Cruz, Kanuha, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/19/2021SReported from EDU (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 458) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/19/2021SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/24/2021SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-26-21 9:30AM; CR 211 & Videoconference.
2/26/2021SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 10 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Taniguchi, Wakai, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Shimabukuro.

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SB270 SD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
EDU CR 229 & Videoconference
2/17/2021 3:15 PM View
WAM CR 211 & Videoconference
2/26/2021 9:30 AM View