Report Title:

Appropriation; Housing Assistance

 

Description:

Appropriates $2,000,000 to assist the needy with housing needs. (HB2072 HD1)

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

H.B. NO.

2072

TWENTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE, 2002

H.D. 1

STATE OF HAWAII

 


 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

RELATING TO SOCIAL WELFARE.

 

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

SECTION 1. There is appropriated out of the emergency budget and reserve fund the sum of $2,000,000 or so much thereof as may be necessary for fiscal year 2002-2003 for the housing and community development corporation of Hawaii to provide financial assistance that addresses the housing needs of Hawaii's needy, including rent, mortgage, utility, and other housing expenses.

The sum appropriated shall be expended by the housing and community development corporation of Hawaii for the purposes of this Act.

SECTION 2. The expenditure of funds appropriated in this Act shall be subject to financial audits by the office of the auditor.

SECTION 3. The housing and community development corporation of Hawaii shall submit a detailed expenditure report of the funds appropriated under this Act to the legislature no later than twenty days before the convening of the Regular Session of 2003.

SECTION 4. This Act shall take effect on July 1, 2002.