HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2010

 

COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC SAFETY

Rep. Faye P. Hanohano, Chair

Rep. Henry J.C. Aquino, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Karen Leinani Awana

Rep. Scott K. Saiki

Rep. Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran

Rep. Joseph M. Souki

Rep. Marilyn B. Lee

Rep. Roy M. Takumi

Rep. Mark M. Nakashima

Rep. Kyle T. Yamashita

Rep. Karl Rhoads

Rep. Kymberly Marcos Pine

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Thursday, March 11, 2010

TIME:

9:00 a.m.

PLACE:

Conference Room 309

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 2533, SD1

(SSCR2479)

Status

RELATING TO AN AUDIT OF CONTRACTS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY WITH THE CORRECTIONS CORPORATION OF AMERICA AND THE FEDERAL DETENTION CENTER.

Directs the auditor to conduct a financial and management audit of the Department of Public Safety's contract with the Corrections Corporation of America. (SD1)

 

PBS, LMG, FIN

SB 2768, SD2

(SSCR2561)

Status

RELATING TO PAROLE.

Allows the Hawaii paroling authority to use a continuum of administrative sanctions when a parolee violates a term or condition of parole. (SD2)

 

PBS, FIN

SB 2025, SD2

(SSCR2560)

Status

RELATING TO PAROLE.

Repeals provision to require annual review by the paroling authority of paroled prisoner who is not granted a final discharge and full pardon. Repeals provision to allow a paroled prisoner who enters military service of the U.S. to petition for final discharge from parole based on an honorable discharge from the military. (SD2)

 

PBS, FIN

SB 2026, SD2

(SSCR2435)

Status

RELATING TO PAROLE.

Establishes a parole service fee. Establishes a parole service special fund. Specifies proportional deposits of the parole service fee into the parole services special fund and the crime victim compensation special fund.

 

PBS, FIN

SB 2054, SD2

(SSCR2522)

Status

RELATING TO CIVIL DEFENSE.

Establishes within the civil defense agency a statewide communications interoperability coordinator. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)

 

PBS, FIN

SB 2502, SD1

(SSCR2431)

Status

MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE HAWAII CIVIL AIR PATROL FOR OPERATING EXPENSES.

Appropriates funds to the Hawaii civil air patrol for tsunami operations in Hawaii. Effective 7/1/2110. (SD1)

 

PBS, FIN

SB 2702, SD2

(SSCR2430)

Status

RELATING TO A MAJOR DISASTER TRUST ACCOUNT.

Allows federal reimbursement moneys for disaster relief to be deposited into a trust account for future disaster relief. Prohibits lapsing into general fund. (SD2)

 

PBS, FIN

 

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

Persons wishing to offer comments should submit testimony at least 24 hours prior to the hearing with a transmittal cover indicating:

     Testifier's name with position/title and organization;

     The Committee the comments are directed to;

     The date and time of the hearing;

     Measure number; and

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Rep. Faye Hanohano

Chair