HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2012

 

COMMITTEE ON FINANCE

Rep. Marcus R. Oshiro, Chair

Rep. Marilyn B. Lee, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Isaac W. Choy

Rep. Chris Lee

Rep. Ty Cullen

Rep. Dee Morikawa

Rep. Sharon E. Har

Rep. James Kunane Tokioka

Rep. Mark J. Hashem

Rep. Kyle T. Yamashita

Rep. Linda Ichiyama

Rep. Barbara C. Marumoto

Rep. Jo Jordan

Rep. Gil Riviere

Rep. Derek S.K. Kawakami

Rep. Gene Ward

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Thursday, February 23, 2012

TIME:

2:00 P.M.

PLACE:

Conference Room 308

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A # 5

 

HB 1879, HD1

(HSCR105-12)

Status

RELATING TO THE ONE CALL CENTER.

Makes permanent the exclusion of pest control operators' activities from the definition of "excavation". Effective January 1, 3000.

 

 

CPC, FIN

HB 2242, HD1

(HSCR104-12)

Status

RELATING TO CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR VETERINARIANS.

Establishes veterinary license renewal requirement of twenty continuing education credit hours.

 

CPC, FIN

HB 2162, HD1

(HSCR627-12)

Status

RELATING TO UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE ARTICLE 9.

Implements the amendments to Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, relating to secured transactions, set forth by the Uniform Law Commission. Effective July 1, 2013.

 

CPC/JUD, FIN

HB 2359, HD1

(HSCR624-12)

Status

RELATING TO PORTABLE ELECTRONICS INSURANCE.

Establishes provisions for the sale of portable electronics insurance. Requires vendors to hold a limited lines license to sell or offer coverage under a policy. Effective January 1, 3000.

 

CPC, FIN

HB 2498, HD1

(HSCR558-12)

Status

RELATING TO ESCROW DEPOSITORIES.

Amends the fee structure for services provided by the Division of Financial Institutions of the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs for escrow depository regulation; amends fines for violations of escrow depository regulations; and adjusts bond requirements for escrow depositories. Effective January 1, 3000.

 

CPC, FIN

HB 2499, HD1

(HSCR396-12)

Status

RELATING TO FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS.

Adjusts regulatory fees for financial institutions to more accurately reflect today's economy. Effective July 1, 3000.

 

 

CPC, FIN

HB 2500, HD1

(HSCR397-12)

Status

RELATING TO MONEY TRANSMITTERS.

Authorizes the Commissioner of Financial Institutions to require money transmitters to register with the Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System; amends the fee structure for services provided by the Division of Financial Institutions for the regulation of money transmitters; amends the fine for violations of money transmitter regulations. Prohibits the Commissioner from establishing or adjusting fees by rule. Effective July 1, 3000.

 

CPC, 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

     The number of copies the Committee is requesting.

 

While every effort will be made to copy, organize, and collate all testimony received, materials received on the day of the hearing or improperly identified or directed to the incorrect office, may be distributed to the Committee after the hearing.

 

Submit testimony in ONE of the following ways:

PAPER: 2 copies to Room 306, in the State Capitol;

FAX: For comments less than 5 pages in length, transmit to 586-6001 (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/submittestimony.aspx.

 

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 586-6200 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. Marcus R. Oshiro

Chair