STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1278_______

                                 Honolulu, Hawaii
                                                   , 1999

                                 RE: H.C.R. No. 97
                                     H.D. 1




Honorable Calvin K.Y. Say
Speaker, House of Representatives
Twentieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 1999
State of Hawaii

Sir:

     Your Committee on Public Safety and Military Affairs, to
which was referred H.C.R. No. 97 entitled: 

     "HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION REQUESTING THE U.S. MILITARY
     AND THE AGENCIES OF THE STATE AND COUNTIES OF HAWAII TO
     EMULATE THE U.S. AIR FORCE IN ITS EFFORT TO INFORM AND
     PARTNER WITH THE COMMUNITY REGARDING THE ENVIRONMENTAL
     RESTORATION OF AIR FORCE BASES IN THE 15TH AIR BASE WING
     COMMAND,"

begs leave to report as follows:

     The purpose of this resolution is to request various
agencies to emulate the type of community partnership that the
15th Air Base Wing Command has established.

     Your Committee received testimony in strong support of this
measure from Life of the Land and members of the community
partnering effort conducted by the Air Force.

     Upon further consideration, your Committee has amended this
measure by adding the Commander in Chief of the Pacific to the
list of those to receive a certified copy of the resolution.

     As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your
Committee on Public Safety and Military Affairs that is attached
to this report, your Committee concurs with the intent and
purpose of H.C.R. No. 97, as amended herein, and recommends its
adoption in the form attached hereto as H.C.R. No. 97, H.D. 1.


 
 
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                                   Respectfully submitted on
                                   behalf of the members of the
                                   Committee on Public Safety and
                                   Military Affairs,



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                                   NESTOR R. GARCIA, Chair