HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2012

 

COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC SAFETY & MILITARY AFFAIRS

Rep. Henry J.C. Aquino, Chair

Rep. Ty Cullen, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Linda Ichiyama

Rep. K. Mark Takai

Rep. Marilyn B. Lee

Rep. Roy M. Takumi

Rep. Sylvia Luke

Rep. Kyle T. Yamashita

Rep. Scott K. Saiki

Rep. George R. Fontaine

Rep. Joseph M. Souki

Rep. Aaron Ling Johanson

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Thursday, February 09, 2012

TIME:

9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

PLACE:

Conference Room 309

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

HB 2474

Status

RELATING TO PRISON LITIGATION.

Imposes certain limitations and conditions on in forma pauperis prisoner lawsuits.

 

PBM, JUD, FIN

HB 2601

Status

RELATING TO THE SERVICE OF PROCESS.

Update the statutes to authorize persons authorized by the courts to serve legal process.

 

PBM, JUD, FIN

HB 2226

Status

RELATING TO AN AUTOMATED VICTIM NOTIFICATION SYSTEM.

Establishes the crime victim notification special fund. Requires a 4% surcharge on all inmate commissary purchases, to be deposited into the fund. Requires commission revenue on inmate telephone usage to be deposited into the fund.

 

PBM, JUD, FIN

HB 2063

Status

RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.

Makes appropriations for various rehabilitation, reentry, and job skill programs of the department of public safety.

 

PBM, FIN

HB 2848

Status

RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.

Requires the Department of Public Safety to plan for a model wellness center that employs native Hawaiian cultural practices on state land and to submit a report to the legislature prior to the 2013 legislative session.

 

PBM, HAW, FIN

HB 1723

(HSCR45-12)

Status

RELATING TO THE TRICARE PROGRAM.

Excludes from the general excise tax, amounts received by a managed care support contractor of the TRICARE program for the actual cost or advancement to third party health care providers pursuant to a contract with the United States. Effective

 

HLT, PBM, FIN

HB 2774

Status

RELATING TO A SYMBOL OF MILITARY HONOR AND SACRIFICE.

Designates the Honor and Remember Flag as the State's emblem of service and sacrifice by the brave men and women of the United States Armed Forces who have given their lives in the line of duty.

 

PBM, FIN

HB 2353

Status

RELATING TO VETERANS CEMETERIES.

Requires that the general obligation fund appropriation for land acquisition for expansion of burial space for the veterans cemetery in Makawao, Maui, also be used for planning, design, and construction of the burial space. Appropriates funds. Effective July 1, 2012.

 

PBM, FIN

HB 1974

Status

RELATING TO VETERANS.

Removes the residency requirements for the burial of members of the armed services and their dependants in veterans cemeteries.

 

PBM, FIN

HB 1968

Status

RELATING TO CIGARETTES.

Appropriates funds for reduced ignition propensity cigarette program for two full-time positions and costs to fulfill requirements of section 132C-4, Hawaii Revised Statutes.

 

PBM, FIN

HB 1872

Status

RELATING TO HURRICANE PROPERTY INSURANCE.

Decreases hurricane property insurance rates to 1992 levels until the hurricane property insurers draft a map based upon actual hurricane damage.

 

PBM, 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: 3 copies (including an original) to Room 316 in the State Capitol;

FAX: For comments less than 5 pages in length, transmit to 586-8490(for Oahu) or 1-800-535-3859 (for Neighbor Islanders without a computer to submit testimony through e-mail or the Web);

EMAIL: For comments less than 5 pages in length, transmit to PBMtestimony@capitol.hawaii.gov ; or

WEB: For comments less than 10MB in size, transmit from 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 586-6520or 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.

 

Selected meetings are broadcast live. Check the current legislative broadcast schedule on the "Capitol TV" Web site at www.capitoltv.org OR call 536-2100.

 

 

 

 

 

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Rep. Henry J.C. Aquino

Chair