HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTIETH LEGISLATURE

INTERIM OF 1999

INTERIM WORK GROUP ON THE HAWAII PUBLIC EMPLOYEES HEALTH FUND

Representative Nathan Suzuki, Chair

Representative Kenny Goodenow Representative Roy Takumi

Representative Bob Nakasone Representative Brian Yamane

Representative Brian Schatz Representative Galen Fox

 

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATIONAL BRIEFING

DATE: Friday, August 13, 1999

TIME: 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 Noon

PLACE: Conference Room 325, State Capitol

A G E N D A

The purpose of this briefing is to hear presentations on the following:

    1. An overview of the purpose, duties, organization, and governance of the Hawaii Public Employees Health Fund (Health Fund);
    2. The responsibility of the state and county executive branches, the Legislature, and the Board of Trustees of the Health Fund in shaping financial and management policy of the Health Fund;
    3. An overview of Union Health Plans and the concept of porting; and
    4. An overview of the employer-trust fund concept.

 

NO WRITTEN TESTIMONY WILL BE ACCEPTED. INDIVIDUALS WISHING TO COMMENT OR TO RAISE QUESTIONS MAY BE ALLOWED TO DO SO AT THE CHAIR'S DISCRETION, BUT ONLY AFTER THE FORMAL PRESENTATIONS HAVE BEEN COMPLETED. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL THE CHAIR'S OFFICE AT 586-6220.

IF YOU REQUIRE SPECIAL ASSISTANCE OR AUXILIARY AIDS AND/OR SERVICES TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PROCESS OF THE STATE HOUSE (I.E., SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER, WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBILITY, OR PARKING DESIGNATED FOR THE DISABLED), PLEASE CONTACT THE CHAIRíS OFFICE AT 586-6220 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE HEARING SO ARRANGEMENTS CAN BE MADE.

 

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Representative Nathan Suzuki

Interim Work Group Chair