HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-SEVENTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2013

 

COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION

Rep. Roy M. Takumi, Chair

Rep. Takashi Ohno, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Henry J.C. Aquino

Rep. Mark M. Nakashima

Rep. Isaac W. Choy

Rep. K. Mark Takai

Rep. Faye P. Hanohano

Rep. Lauren Kealohilani Cheape

Rep. Linda Ichiyama

Rep. Richard Lee Fale

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

TIME:

2:00 p.m.

PLACE:

Conference Room 309

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 1084, SD1

(SSCR786)

Status

PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE X, SECTION 1, OF THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION TO PERMIT THE APPROPRIATION OF PUBLIC FUNDS FOR PRIVATE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAMS.

Proposes a constitutional amendment to permit the appropriation of public funds for private early childhood education programs, as provided by law. Effective 7/01/2050. (SD1)

 

EDN, JUD, FIN

SB 1093, SD2

(SSCR591)

Status

RELATING TO SCHOOL READINESS.

Establishes the school readiness program within the early learning system. Effective 07/01/2050. (SD2)

 

EDN, FIN

SB 1095, SD2

(SSCR727)

Status

RELATING TO EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION.

Establishes the early childhood education program within the early learning system. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)

 

EDN, JUD, FIN

 

 

 

 

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

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Rep. Roy M. Takumi

Chair