HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2011

 

COMMITTEE ON HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS

Rep. Faye P. Hanohano, Chair

Rep. Chris Lee, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Della Au Belatti

Rep. Jessica Wooley

Rep. Jo Jordan

Rep. Ryan I. Yamane

Rep. John M. Mizuno

Rep. Kymberly Marcos Pine

Rep. Dee Morikawa

Rep. Gene Ward

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

TIME:

9:30 a.m.

PLACE:

Conference Room 329

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 101, SD1

(SSCR43)

Status

RELATING TO HEALTH.

Exempts the preparation of hand-pounded poi from certain processing requirements and from department of health regulation regarding food safety. Imposes labeling requirements on hand-pounded poi made outside of certified food processing establishments. Authorizes the department of health to conduct inspections of hand-pounded poi producer's premises under certain conditions. (SD1)

 

HAW, HLT, CPC

HCR 10 / HR 11

Status / Status

REQUESTING A STUDY TO IDENTIFY STATE OF HAWAI'I LAWS THAT MAY NEED AMENDMENT SOON AFTER THE ENACTMENT OF THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION ACT.

 

 

HAW, JUD, LMG

HCR 63 / HR 56

Status / Status

REQUESTING THE STATE OF HAWAII TO PROVIDE THE DELEGATES AND OFFICERS OF THE NATIVE HAWAIIAN CONVENTION WITH THE FINANCIAL AND OTHER SUPPORT NEEDED TO COMPLETE THEIR WORK.

 

 

HAW, JUD, FIN

HCR 65 / HR 58

Status / Status

URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS TO SEEK AND GATHER INPUT ON REVENUE-GENERATING INITIATIVES FOR ITS BENEFICIARIES.

 

 

HAW, FIN

HCR 66 / HR 59

Status / Status

URGING THE HAWAII VIRTUAL LEARNING NETWORK TO OFFER MORE ADVANCED PLACEMENT CLASSES OR GIVE PRIORITY FOR ENROLLMENT TO STUDENTS FROM SMALL OR RURAL HIGH SCHOOLS FOR THOSE ADVANCED PLACEMENT CLASSES ALREADY OFFERED BY THE NETWORK.

 

 

HAW, EDN, FIN

 

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

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Rep. Faye Hanohano

Chair