HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-SEVENTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2013

 

COMMITTEE ON HIGHER EDUCATION

Rep. Isaac W. Choy, Chair

Rep. Linda Ichiyama, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Henry J.C. Aquino

Rep. K. Mark Takai

Rep. Faye P. Hanohano

Rep. Roy M. Takumi

Rep. Mark M. Nakashima

Rep. Lauren Kealohilani Cheape

Rep. Takashi Ohno

Rep. Richard Lee Fale

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Thursday, February 07, 2013

TIME:

2:00 PM

PLACE:

Conference Room 309

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

HB 114, HD1

(HSCR19)

Status

RELATING TO HIGHER EDUCATION.

Establishes an Independent Audit Committee within the Board of Regents of the University of Hawaii. (HB114 HD1)

 

HED, FIN

HB 463

Status

RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.

Requires the UOH to offer online courses sufficient to allow a student to obtain an undergraduate or graduate degree entirely online.

 

HED, FIN

HB 1354

Status

RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.

Appropriates funds and positions to UH Pamantasan Council to promote access and diversity.

 

HED, FIN

HB 158, HD1

(HSCR32)

Status

RELATING TO TUITION ASSISTANCE.

Broadens the scope of tuition assistance to Hawaii national guard members working toward a degree on any campus of the University of Hawaii system. (HB158 HD1)

 

VMI, HED, 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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Submit testimony in ONE of the following ways:

PAPER: 2 copies (including an original) to Room 327 in the State Capitol;

FAX: For testimony less than 5 pages in length, transmit to 808-586-6221 (Oahu) or 1-800-535-3859 (for Neighbor Islander without a computer to submit testimony through e-mail or the Web); or

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IF SUBMITTING WRITTEN TESTIMONY AT THE HEARING: please bring 15 copies for committee members.

 

Testimony submitted will be placed on the legislative website after the hearing adjourns. This public posting of testimony on the website 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 586-8475or 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. Isaac W. Choy

Chair