HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-SEVENTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2014

 

COMMITTEE ON WATER & LAND

Rep. Cindy Evans, Chair

Rep. Nicole E. Lowen, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Ty J.K. Cullen

Rep. Calvin K.Y. Say

Rep. Faye P. Hanohano

Rep. Scott Y. Nishimoto

Rep. Derek S.K. Kawakami

Rep. Richard Lee Fale

Rep. Chris Lee

Rep. Cynthia Thielen

 

 

 

AMENDED NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Wednesday, February 05, 2014

TIME:

9:15am

PLACE:

Conference Room 325

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A M E N D E D A G E N D A

 

The following measure(s) has been DELETED from the agenda: HB2002

 

HB 2236

Status

RELATING TO LANDOWNERS' LIABILITY.

Amends section 520-2, Hawaii Revised Statutes, to delete the exclusion of lands owned by the government in the definition of "land."

 

WAL, JUD

HB 1617

Status

RELATING TO THE DEFINITION OF REMNANTS.

Clarifies that the term "remnant" shall apply only to the categories listed in section 171-52(a), Hawaii Revised Statutes.

 

WAL, FIN

HB 2002

Status

RELATING TO LAND COURT.

Authorizes the use of a master certificate of title for common interest communities to simplify and streamline the operation of the land court.

 

WAL, CPC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HB 2177

Status

RELATING TO COMMUNITY FOOD FORESTS.

Establishes a community food forest program in the Department of Land and Natural Resources that shall work collaboratively with local government and community organizations to provide sources of healthy food statewide. Appropriate funds. Effective July 1, 2014.

 

WAL, FIN

 

 

 

HB 1914

Status

RELATING TO PUBLIC LANDS.

Requires that conveyances, transfers, and exchanges of historic property or public land involving a historic property be done to advance historic preservation.

 

WAL, FIN

HB 2327

Status

RELATING TO USE PERMITS FOR SMALL BOAT HARBOR FACILITIES.

Clarifies that no use permit for a state small boat harbor facility may be transferred unless specifically provided by law.

 

WAL, FIN

HB 1916

Status

MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE HAWAII ASSOCIATION OF CONSERVATION DISTRICTS.

Appropriates funds for the Hawaii association of conservation districts to assist with its staffing and operating costs. Effective 07/01/2014.

 

WAL, FIN

HB 1969

Status

RELATING TO WATER ROYALTIES.

Assesses $1 royalty for every 1000 gallons pumped from the State's aquifers. Dedicates revenues to offset water system project costs.

 

WAL, FIN

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

Persons wishing to offer comments should submit testimony no later than 6:00pm the night 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.

 

While every effort will be made to incorporate all testimony received, materials received on the day of the hearing or improperly identified or directed, may be distributed to the Committee after the hearing.

 

Submit testimony in ONE of the following ways:

PAPER: 10 copies (including an original) to Room 328 in the State Capitol; or

WEB: For testimony less than 10MB in size, transmit from http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/submittestimony.aspx.

 

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 586-8400 or 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. Cindy Evans

Chair