STAND. COM. REP. NO.  830-12

 

Honolulu, Hawaii

                , 2012

 

RE:   H.B. No. 2568

      H.D. 2

 

 

 

 

Honorable Calvin K.Y. Say

Speaker, House of Representatives

Twenty-Sixth State Legislature

Regular Session of 2012

State of Hawaii

 

Sir:

 

     Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred H.B. No. 2568, H.D. 1, entitled:

 

"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO BACKGROUND CHECKS,"

 

begs leave to report as follows:

 

     The purpose of this measure is to permit the Department of Health to allow a designee to conduct criminal history record checks on its behalf on certain healthcare workers, employees, and owners; operators of care homes; and other healthcare organizations.

 

     The Department of Health supported this measure.

 

     Your Committee has amended this measure by making technical, nonsubstantive amendments for the purposes of clarity, consistency, and style.

 

     As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Finance that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of H.B. No. 2568, H.D. 1, as amended herein, and recommends that it pass Third Reading in the form attached hereto as H.B. No. 2568, H.D. 2.

 

Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,

 

 

 

 

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MARCUS R. OSHIRO, Chair