STAND. COM. REP. NO.931-02
RE: S.B. No. 2792
Honorable Calvin K.Y. Say
Speaker, House of Representatives
Twenty-First State Legislature
Regular Session of 2002
State of Hawaii
Your Committees on Education and Public Safety and Military Affairs, to which was referred S.B. No. 2792, S.D. 2, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO THE HAWAII STATE PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM,"
beg leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this bill is to maintain more effectively a safe environment for library patrons and employees by transferring public safety functions and employees from the Department of Public Safety (PSD) to the Department of Education and the Hawaii State Public Library System.
PSD and the State Librarian testified in support of the measure.
As affirmed by the records of votes of the members of your Committees on Education and Public Safety and Military Affairs that are attached to this report, your Committees are in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 2792, S.D. 2, and recommend that it pass Second Reading and be referred to the Committee on Finance.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committees on Education and Public Safety and Military Affairs,
NESTOR GARCIA, Chair
KEN ITO, Chair