STAND. COM. REP. NO.  927

 

Honolulu, Hawaii

                , 2015

 

RE:   S.B. No. 64

      S.D. 3

 

 

 

 

Honorable Joseph M. Souki

Speaker, House of Representatives

Twenty-Eighth State Legislature

Regular Session of 2015

State of Hawaii

 

Sir:

 

     Your Committee on Human Services, to which was referred S.B. No. 64, S.D. 3, entitled:

 

"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES,"

 

begs leave to report as follows:

 

     The purpose of this measure is to appropriate moneys to the Department of Human Services for the Preschool Open Doors Program to fund three positions, contract services for the continued implementation of the Program, and for subsidies for the Program.

 

     The Department of Human Services, State Early Learning Advisory Board, Kokua Council & AARP 60, Hui for Excellence in Education, PHOCUSED, Parents and Children Together, Good Beginnings Alliance, Family Programs Hawaii, Seagull Schools, and numerous individuals supported this measure.  An individual provided comments on this measure.

 

     As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Human Services that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 64, S.D. 3, and recommends that it pass Second Reading and be referred to the Committee on Education.

 

 

Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Human Services,

 

 

 

 

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DEE MORIKAWA, Chair