HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-SEVENTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2014

 

COMMITTEE ON HOUSING

Rep. Mark J. Hashem, Chair

Rep. Justin H. Woodson, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Della Au Belatti

Rep. Bertrand Kobayashi

Rep. Mele Carroll

Rep. Dee Morikawa

Rep. Richard Creagan

Rep. Marcus R. Oshiro

Rep. Jo Jordan

Rep. Lauren Kealohilani Matsumoto

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Monday, March 10, 2014

TIME:

08:30 A.M.

PLACE:

Conference Room 329

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 651, SD2

(SSCR2585)

Status

RELATING TO HEALTH.

Prohibits smoking in and around public housing projects and state low-income housing projects under the jurisdiction of the Hawaii public housing authority and in and around elder or elderly households. (SD2)

 

HSG, JUD

SB 2265, SD1

(SSCR2671)

Status

RELATING TO HOUSING.

Makes an appropriation to improve the existing public housing stock and increase the supply of public housing units in the State. Effective 07/01/2050. (SD1)

 

HSG, FIN

SB 2269, SD2

(SSCR2710)

Status

RELATING TO PUBLIC HOUSING.

Authorizes the Hawaii public housing authority to establish a work study program with the University of Hawaii Myron B. Thompson school of social work and allow the work study program to be implemented at each public housing project and state low-income public housing project. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)

 

HSG, HED, FIN

SB 2542, SD1

(SSCR2677)

Status

RELATING TO THE DISPOSITION OF THE CONVEYANCE TAX COLLECTIONS TO THE RENTAL HOUSING TRUST FUND.

Restores the allocation of conveyance tax collections to the rental housing trust fund to 50% beginning 7/1/2014. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

HSG, WAL, FIN

SB 2799, SD2

(SSCR2737)

Status

RELATING TO THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.

Authorizes the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation Board of Directors to set the salary of the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation Executive Director; provided that the salary does not exceed a specified amount. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)

 

HSG, LAB, FIN

SB 2337, SD1

(SSCR2462)

Status

RELATING TO LOW-INCOME HOUSING.

Authorizes the issuance and appropriation of general obligation bonds to fund low-income housing tax credit loans. Effective 07/01/2050. (SD1)

 

HSG, 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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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.

 

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Rep. Mark J. Hashem

Chair