STAND. COM. REP. NO.1404-02
RE: S.C.R. No. 116
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.C.R. No. 116 entitled:
"SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CONVENE A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE WAYS TO CONTROL THE USE OF MOTORIZED SCOOTERS AND OTHER MOTORIZED DEVICES ON SIDEWALKS, HIGHWAYS, AND PUBLIC AREAS,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this concurrent resolution is to request the Department of Transportation to convene a task force to examine ways to control the use of motorized scooters and other motorized devices on sidewalks, highways, and public areas.
Testimony in support of this measure was received by the Department of Transportation and the Honolulu Police Department.
Your Committee is aware that problems of the nature described within this concurrent resolution exist in all counties. Therefore, it is the Committee's desire that the concerns of all counties be taken into consideration when convening the task force.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Finance that is attached to this report, your Committee concurs with the intent and purpose of S.C.R. No. 116, and recommends its adoption.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,
DWIGHT Y. TAKAMINE, Chair