CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REP. NO. 163

 

Honolulu, Hawaii

                 , 2015

 

RE:    S.B. No. 1084

       S.D. 1

       H.D. 1

       C.D. 1

 

 

 

Honorable Donna Mercado Kim

President of the Senate

Twenty-Eighth State Legislature

Regular Session of 2015

State of Hawaii

 

Honorable Joseph M. Souki

Speaker, House of Representatives

Twenty-Eighth State Legislature

Regular Session of 2015

State of Hawaii

 

Madam and Sir:

 

     Your Committee on Conference on the disagreeing vote of the Senate to the amendments proposed by the House of Representatives in S.B. No. 1084, S.D. 1, H.D. 1, entitled:

 

"A BILL FOR AN ACT MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR COLLECTIVE BARGAINING COST ITEMS,"

 

having met, and after full and free discussion, has agreed to recommend and does recommend to the respective Houses the final passage of this bill in an amended form.

 

     The purpose of this measure is to appropriate funds for collective bargaining unit cost items, salary increases, and other items for public employees in collective bargaining unit (9) and their excluded counterparts for fiscal biennium 2015-2017.

 

     Your Committee on Conference finds that the Governor's office has informed the Legislature that negotiations for collective bargaining unit (9) have been completed and that the State received notice of ratification by collective bargaining unit (9) on April 17, 2015.

 

     Your Committee on Conference has amended this measure by:

 

     (1)  Reflecting the terms of the agreement ratified by collective bargaining unit (9); and

 

     (2)  Making this measure effective on July 1, 2015.

 

     As affirmed by the record of votes of the managers of your Committee on Conference that is attached to this report, your Committee on Conference is in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 1084, S.D. 1, H.D. 1, as amended herein, and recommends that it pass Final Reading in the form attached hereto as S.B. No. 1084, S.D. 1, H.D. 1, C.D. 1.

 

Respectfully submitted on behalf of the managers:

 

ON THE PART OF THE HOUSE

 

ON THE PART OF THE SENATE

 

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MARK M. NAKASHIMA, Co-Chair

 

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GILBERT S.C. KEITH-AGARAN, Chair

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SYLVIA LUKE, Co-Chair

 

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JILL N. TOKUDA, Co-Chair