STAND. COM. REP. NO.1245-02
RE: S.B. No. 2680
Honorable Calvin K.Y. Say
Speaker, House of Representatives
Twenty-First State Legislature
Regular Session of 2002
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred S.B. No. 2680 entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO SCHOOL FACILITIES,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this bill is make school repair and maintenance projects more cost effective, efficient, and flexible by requiring the Comptroller to develop specifications based on generic or prescriptive specifications using standard commercial products, in lieu of the current practice of establishing a qualified product list.
The Department of Education and Department of Accounting and General Services supported this measure.
Your Committee has amended this measure by making technical, nonsubstantive amendments for purposes of style, clarity, and consistency.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Finance that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 2680, as amended herein, and recommends that it pass Third Reading in the form attached hereto as S.B. No. 2680, H.D. 1.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,
DWIGHT Y. TAKAMINE, Chair