HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-SEVENTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2013

 

COMMITTEE ON HEALTH

Rep. Della Au Belatti, Chair

Rep. Dee Morikawa, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Rida T.R. Cabanilla

Rep. Bertrand Kobayashi

Rep. Mele Carroll

Rep. Justin H. Woodson

Rep. Jo Jordan

Rep. Lauren Kealohilani Cheape

 

COMMITTEE ON HUMAN SERVICES

Rep. Mele Carroll, Chair

Rep. Bertrand Kobayashi, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Della Au Belatti

Rep. Dee Morikawa

Rep. Rida T.R. Cabanilla

Rep. Justin H. Woodson

Rep. Jo Jordan

Rep. Beth Fukumoto

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Tuesday, February 05, 2013

TIME:

11:00 A.M.

PLACE:

Conference Room 329

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

HB 2

Status

RELATING TO LONG TERM CARE.

Requests the executive office on aging of the department of health to conduct an education and awareness campaign on long term care and have the campaign independently evaluated. Appropriates funds.

 

HLT/HUS, FIN

HB 7

Status

RELATING TO THE ELDERLY.

Creates the Hawaii kupuna trust fund, which comprises public and private funding for meeting the outstanding and future needs of the elderly and dependent adult population.

 

HLT/HUS, FIN

HB 637

Status

MAKING A GRANT FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT AND OPERATION OF A COMPREHENSIVE SERVICE CENTER.

Appropriates moneys for a grant to establish and operate a comprehensive service center.

 

HUS/HLT, FIN

HB 874

Status

RELATING TO CHILD VICTIMS OF SEX AND LABOR TRAFFICKING.

Ensures that the Department of Human Services provides the necessary services to Hawaii's youth who are victims of sex and labor trafficking.

 

HUS/HLT, JUD, FIN

HB 782

Status

RELATING TO THE AWARD OF CONTRACTS UNDER CHAPTER 103F.

Repeals the existing protest procedures in chapter 103F, Hawaii Revised Statutes, and replaces them with a procedure governing the award of health and human services contracts that will not involve the exercise of adjudicatory authority by the executive branch agency in order to bring chapter 103F into compliance with recent decisions by the Hawaii Supreme Court.

 

HUS/HLT, FIN

 

 

 

 

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

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

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Rep. Mele Carroll

Chair

 

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Rep. Della Au Belatti

Chair