REPORT TITLE:
Endangered Species Art Contest


DESCRIPTION:
Requires the department of land and natural resources to conduct
an endangered species art contest for the production of an annual
state endangered species stamp.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
                                                        
THE SENATE                              S.B. NO.           30
TWENTIETH LEGISLATURE, 1999                                
STATE OF HAWAII                                            
                                                             
________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________


                   A  BILL  FOR  AN  ACT

RELATING TO ENDANGERED SPECIES.
 


BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII:

 1      SECTION 1.  Chapter 183D, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is
 
 2 amended by adding a new section to be appropriately designated
 
 3 and to read as follows:
 
 4      "183D-    Endangered species stamp.  (a)  Each year, the
 
 5 department shall issue an endangered species stamp.
 
 6      (b)  The endangered species stamp shall be selected by the
 
 7 board from entries from the annual endangered species art
 
 8 contest.  The production of the stamp and endangered species art
 
 9 contest shall be funded by entry fees and other contributions.
 
10      (c)  The department may adopt rules in accordance with
 
11 chapter 91 in order to carry out this section."
 
12      SECTION 2.  Section 183D-10.5, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is
 
13 amended by amending subsection (b) to read as follows:
 
14      "(b)  The following proceeds shall be retained by or
 
15 transmitted to the department of land and natural resources for
 
16 deposit into the wildlife revolving fund:
 
17      (1)  Moneys collected as fees for hunting licenses,
 
18           attendance of hunter education training programs, and
 
19           use of public target ranges;
 

 
Page 2                                                     
                                     S.B. NO.           30
                                                        
                                                        

 
 1      (2)  Moneys collected under the provision of any law
 
 2           relating to the importation, taking, catching, or
 
 3           killing of game, wildlife, and products thereof;
 
 4      (3)  Moneys, other than informers' fees authorized under
 
 5           section 183D-11, collected as fines or bail forfeitures
 
 6           for violation of this chapter or any provision of
 
 7           chapter 195D concerning wildlife conservation; [and]
 
 8      (4)  Moneys collected from the sale of:
 
 9           (A)  Any article, in addition to a hunting license,
 
10                which a person is required to purchase from the
 
11                department in order to hunt, when the requirement
 
12                is established by law or rule; and
 
13           (B)  Any work of art upon which the article under
 
14                subparagraph (A) is based[.]; and
 
15      (5)  Moneys collected from any article that the department
 
16           may issue for sale to the public that is derived from
 
17           an endangered species art contest established under
 
18           section 183D-  ."
 
19      SECTION 3.  Statutory material to be repealed is bracketed.
 
20 New statutory material is underscored.
 
21      SECTION 4.  This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
 
22 
 
23                           INTRODUCED BY:  _______________________
 

 
Page 3                                                     
                                     S.B. NO.           30
                                                        
                                                        

 
 1