STAND. COM. REP. NO.2673
RE: S.B. No. 2682
Honorable Robert Bunda
President of the Senate
Twenty-First State Legislature
Regular Session of 2002
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Ways and Means, to which was referred S.B. No. 2682 entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR CLAIMS AGAINST THE STATE, ITS OFFICERS, OR ITS EMPLOYEES,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to appropriate funds to satisfy claims against the State.
Your Committee received testimony in strong support of this measure by the Attorney General.
Your Committee has amended this measure by incorporating new claims recommended by the Attorney General. Your Committee has also amended this measure by correcting a section reference in the bill.
The addition of these additional claims adds a total of $416,656.16 to the amount being appropriated by this bill. As amended, this bill now appropriates a total of $1,923,990.35.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Ways and Means that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 2682, as amended herein, and recommends that it pass Second Reading in the form attached hereto as S.B. No. 2682, S.D. 1, and be placed on the calendar for Third Reading.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Ways and Means,
BRIAN T. TANIGUCHI, Chair