STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1403
RE: H.C.R. No. 42
Honorable Calvin K.Y. Say
Speaker, House of Representatives
Twenty-Fifth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2009
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Health, to which was referred H.C.R. No. 42 entitled:
"HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TO ALLOW AVAILABLE SURPLUS HELICOPTERS TO BE USED FOR MEDICAL EVACUATION SERVICES,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this concurrent resolution is to move to bridge existing gaps in emergency medical services coverage by requesting that the state Department of Defense (DOD) allow available surplus helicopters to be used for medical evacuation services.
DOD submitted comments.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Health that is attached to this report, your Committee concurs with the intent and purpose of H.C.R. No. 42 and recommends its adoption.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Health,
RYAN I. YAMANE, Chair