HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2010

 

COMMITTEE ON WATER, LAND, & OCEAN RESOURCES

Rep. Ken Ito, Chair

Rep. Sharon E. Har, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Rida Cabanilla

Rep. Sylvia Luke

Rep. Jerry L. Chang

Rep. Hermina M. Morita

Rep. Pono Chong

Rep. Roland D. Sagum, III

Rep. Denny Coffman

Rep. Corinne W.L. Ching

Rep. Robert N. Herkes

Rep. Cynthia Thielen

Rep. Chris Lee

 

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Monday, March 8, 2010

TIME:

10:00 a.m.

PLACE:

Conference Room 325

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 2019, SD1

(SSCR2362)

Status

RELATING TO THE MAXIMUM TERM OF COMMERCIAL USE AND OPERATOR PERMITS FOR THRILL CRAFT AND PARASAILING.

Removes the twenty-year limit for thrill craft and parasailing permits; changes the five-year permit to a one-year permit; adds as a condition for renewal that the permit holder be in compliance with any conditions required by the department in response to community or other complaints filed with the department; effective 7/1/2040. (SD1)

 

WLO, FIN

SB 2440

(SSCR2404)

Status

RELATING TO THE BOARDS OF WATER SUPPLY.

Allows for additional authorized personnel to disburse funds of the board of water supply.

 

WLO, FIN

SB 2610

(SSCR2405)

Status

RELATING TO CONVEYANCE TAX.

Requires the director of taxation to provide the administrator of each county's real property assessment division with an image of all certificates of conveyances filed with the bureau of conveyances.

 

WLO, FIN

SB 2249, SD1

(SSCR2503)

Status

RELATING TO THE PENAL CODE.

Makes it a class C felony to assault a water safety officer who is engaged in the performance of duty. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

WLO, JUD

SB 2441, SD2

(SSCR2608)

Status

RELATING TO ENDANGERED SPECIES.

Establishes the crime of intentional or knowing taking of a Hawaiian monk seal as a class C felony. Effective 7/1/50. (SD2)

 

WLO, JUD

SB 2547, SD1

(SSCR2374)

Status

RELATING TO SMALL BOAT HARBORS.

Requires small boat harbor commercial vessel permittees who, in the course of providing an excursion between state boating facilities, disembark fare-paying passengers with the expectation that they will enter upon any public or quasi-public real property during the course of their excursion, to comply with all rules and regulations applicable to these areas. Effective 7/1/50. (SD1)

 

WLO

 

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

     The number of copies the Committee is requesting.

 

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Submit testimony in ONE of the following ways:

PAPER: 1 copies (including an original) to Room 438 in the State Capitol;

FAX: For comments less than 5 pages in length, transmit to 586-8504 (Oahu) or 1-800-535-3859 (for Neighbor Islanders without a computer to submit testimony through e-mail or the Web); or

WEB: For comments less than 4MB in size, transmit from the Web page at http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/emailtestimony.

 

Testimony submitted will be placed on the Legislative Web site after the hearing adjourns. This public posting of testimony on the Web site should be considered when including personal information in your testimony.

 

If you require special assistance or auxiliary aids and/or services to participate in the House public hearing process (i.e., sign or foreign language interpreter or wheelchair accessibility), please contact the Committee Clerk at 586-8470 or email your request for an interpreter to HouseInterpreter@Capitol.hawaii.gov at least 24 hours prior to the hearing for arrangements. Prompt requests submitted help to ensure the availability of qualified individuals and appropriate accommodations.

 

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Rep. Ken Ito

Chair