CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REP. NO.130-02

Honolulu, Hawaii

, 2002

RE: H.B. No. 2821

H.D. 1

S.D. 2

C.D. 1

 

Honorable Calvin K.Y. Say

Speaker, House of Representatives

Twenty-First State Legislature

Regular Session of 2002

State of Hawaii

Honorable Robert Bunda

President of the Senate

Twenty-First State Legislature

Regular Session of 2002

State of Hawaii

Sir:

Your Committee on Conference on the disagreeing vote of the House of Representatives to the amendments proposed by the Senate in H.B. No. 2821, H.D. 1, S.D. 2, entitled:

"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO STATE DEPARTMENTS,"

having met, and after full and free discussion, has agreed to recommend and does recommend to the respective Houses the final passage of this bill in an amended form.

The purpose of this bill is to require Senate confirmation of all first deputies and first assistants within State departments and of the Executive Director of the Hawaii Tourism Authority.

Your Committee has amended this measure by deleting its contents and inserting provisions to abolish the position of deputy or assistant to the head of any department of the State, except the University of Hawaii and the Department of Education.

 

 

As affirmed by the record of votes of the managers of your Committee on Conference that is attached to this report, your Committee on Conference is in accord with the intent and purpose of H.B. No. 2821, H.D. 1, S.D. 2, as amended herein, and recommends that it pass Final Reading in the form attached hereto as H.B. No. 2821, H.D. 1, S.D. 2, C.D. 1.

Respectfully submitted on behalf of the managers:

ON THE PART OF THE SENATE

ON THE PART OF THE HOUSE

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CAL KAWAMOTO, Chair

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DWIGHT Y. TAKAMINE, Chair

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BRIAN T. TANIGUCHI, Co-Chair