HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-SEVENTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2013

 

COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT & BUSINESS

Rep. Clift Tsuji, Chair

Rep. Gene Ward, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Tom Brower

Rep. Richard H.K. Onishi

Rep. Romy M. Cachola

Rep. Gregg Takayama

Rep. Isaac W. Choy

Rep. James Kunane Tokioka

Rep. Takashi Ohno

 

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Friday, March 15, 2013

TIME:

9:00 a.m.

PLACE:

Conference Room 312

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 697

(SSCR720)

Status

RELATING TO AEROSPACE.

Extends the terms of members of the aerospace advisory committee from 2 to 4 years.

 

EDB, FIN

SB 930, SD1

(SSCR594)

Status

RELATING TO THE PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL SPACE CENTER FOR EXPLORATION SYSTEMS SUSTAINABLE CONCRETE INITIATIVE.

Appropriates funds to support the investigative stage of the Pacific international space center for exploration systems sustainable concrete initiative, contingent upon a dollar-for-dollar match from other sources. Effective 07/01/2050. (SD1)

 

EDB, FIN

SB 1000, SD1

(SSCR319)

Status

RELATING TO THE ACCESS HAWAII COMMITTEE.

Designates the chief information officer or the chief information officer's designee to serve on and chair the access Hawaii committee. Requires the access Hawaii committee to include the portal manager's financial reports in its annual report to the legislature. (SD1).

 

EDB, FIN

SB 1003, SD2

(SSCR593)

Status

RELATING TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY.

Authorizes the Chief Information to conduct or cause to be conducted security audits, which may include reviews of physical security practices, of all executive branch agencies regarding the protection of government databases and data communications and to direct remedial actions as necessary. Effective 07/01/2050. (SD2)

 

EDB, FIN

SB 1196, SD1

(SSCR558)

Status

RELATING TO CASH ECONOMY ENFORCEMENT.

Assists with enforcement of cash economy laws by the department of taxation. (SD1)

 

EDB, FIN

SB 1236, SD1

(SSCR630)

Status

RELATING TO FIBER OPTICS.

Requires installation of fiber optic cable systems in new condominiums and planned communities. Effective January 1, 2018. (SD1)

 

EDB, CPC

SB 1261, SD2

(SSCR704)

Status

RELATING TO LIQUOR TAX LAW.

Defines "barrel" and "small brewery or brewpub." Establishes a tax rate of $0.23 per wine gallon on draft beer and beer other than draft beer that is brewed or produced by a small brewery or brewpub. Effective 07/01/2050. (SD2)

 

EDB, FIN

 

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

Persons wishing to offer comments should submit testimony at least 24 hours prior to the hearing. Testimony should indicate:

     Testifier's name with position/title and organization;

     The Committee(s) to which the comments are directed;

     The date and time of the hearing; and

     Measure number.

 

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Rep. Clift Tsuji

Chair