STAND. COM. REP. NO.371-02

Honolulu, Hawaii

, 2002

RE: H.B. No. 2421

 

 

 

Honorable Calvin K.Y. Say

Speaker, House of Representatives

Twenty-First State Legislature

Regular Session of 2002

State of Hawaii

Sir:

Your Committee on Tourism and Culture, to which was referred H.B. No. 2421 entitled:

"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO THE STATE ART MUSEUM,"

begs leave to report as follows:

The purpose of this bill is to provide the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA) the statutory authority to administer:

(1) The State Art Museum (Museum);

(2) The Art in Public Places program; and

(3) The Relocatable Works of Art program.

In establishing this authority, the bill further provides for the following:

(1) Creation of the State Art Museum Special Fund to support the Museum's operations; and

(2) Statutory definitions of "state art museum" and "works of art".

Testimony in support of the intent of this measure was submitted by the Department of Accounting and General Services, SFCA, and a concerned citizen.

As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Tourism and Culture that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of H.B. No. 2421 and recommends that it pass Second Reading and be referred to the Committee on Finance.

 

Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Tourism and Culture,

 

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JERRY CHANG, Chair