Report Title:

Housing and Community Development Corporation of Hawaii

Description:

Allows the Housing and Community Development Corporation of Hawaii's Board to set the salaries of the Executive Director and the Executive Assistant, subject to the approval of the Governor.

THE SENATE

S.B. NO.

1282

TWENTY-SECOND LEGISLATURE, 2003

 

STATE OF HAWAII

 


 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

RELATING TO THE HOUSING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION OF HAWAII.

 

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII:

SECTION 1. The purpose of this Act is to authorize the housing and community development corporation of Hawaii to set the salary of the executive director and the executive assistant of the corporation.

SECTION 2. Section 201G-2, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended to read as follows:

"[[]201G-2[]] Housing and community development corporation of Hawaii; establishment, staff. (a) There is established the housing and community development corporation of Hawaii to be placed within the department of business, economic development, and tourism for administrative purposes only. The corporation shall be a public body and a body corporate and politic.

(b) The corporation shall employ, exempt from chapter 76

and section 26-35(4), and executive director and an executive assistant. [Effective July 1, 1998, the salary of the executive director shall be set by the governor within the range from $72,886 to $77,966 a year. Effective July 1, 1998, the salary of the executive assistant shall be set by the governor within the range of $65,597 to $70,169 a year.] The corporation shall set the salary of the executive director and executive assistant, subject to the approval of the governor. The corporation may employ, subject to chapter 76, technical experts and officers, agents, and employees, permanent and temporary, as required. The corporation may also employ officers, agents, and employees; prescribe their duties and qualifications; and fix their salaries, not subject to chapter 76, when in the determination of the corporation, the services to be performed are unique and essential to the execution of the functions of the corporation. The corporation may call upon the attorney general for legal services as it may require. The corporation may delegate to one or more of its agents or employees the powers and duties as it deems proper."

SECTION 3. Statutory material to be repealed is bracketed and stricken. New statutory material is underscored.

SECTION 4. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.

INTRODUCED BY:

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BY REQUEST