THE SENATE

THE TWENTY-SEVENTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2014

 

COMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT

Senator Mike Gabbard, Chair

Senator Russell E. Ruderman, Vice Chair

 

COMMITTEE ON WATER AND LAND

Senator Malama Solomon, Chair

Senator Brickwood Galuteria, Vice Chair

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

TIME:

2:45 p.m.

PLACE:

Conference Room 225

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

HB 1714, HD1

      (HSCR739-14)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO CLIMATE CHANGE.

Addresses climate change adaptation by tasking the Interagency Climate Adaptation Committee under the Department of Land and Natural Resources with creating sea level rise vulnerability and adaptation reports.  Tasks the Office of Planning with establishing and implementing strategic climate adaptation plans and policy recommendations based on the report.  Appropriates funds for staffing and resources. (HB1714 HD1)

 

ENE/WTL, WAM

HB 1716

      (HSCR570-14)

      Status & Testimony

MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR INVASIVE SPECIES PREVENTION, CONTROL, OUTREACH, RESEARCH, AND PLANNING.

Appropriates funds to the Hawaii Invasive Species Council for invasive species prevention, control, outreach, research, and planning.

 

ENE/WTL, WAM

Decision Making to follow, if time permits.

 

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FOR AMENDED NOTICES:  Measures that have been deleted are stricken through and measures that have been added are underscored.  If a measure is both underscored and stricken through, that measure has been deleted from the agenda.

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Senator Malama Solomon

Chair

 

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Senator Mike Gabbard

Chair