THE SENATE

THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2015

 

COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE

Senator Russell E. Ruderman, Chair

Senator Gil Riviere, Vice Chair

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

 

DATE:

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

TIME:

2:45PM

PLACE:

Conference Room 414

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

HB 482, HD2

      (HSCR760)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.

Establishes a full-time temporary program manager position in DOA for the Pesticide Subsidy Program.  (HB482 HD2)

 

AGL, WAM

HB 573

      (HSCR674)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO HAWAII GOOD AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES.

Establishes the Hawaii good agricultural practices program to develop and support good agricultural practices for Hawaii farms growing agricultural food products.

 

AGL, WAM

 

 

 

 

HB 1332, HD1

      (HSCR678)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO IRRIGATION.

Appropriates moneys for maintenance and improvements to the Peekauai Ditch Irrigation System.  (HB1332 HD1)

 

AGL, WAM

HB 1345, HD1

      (HSCR780)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.

Appropriates funds for the operation, repair, maintenance, and improvement of the East Kauai Water Users' Cooperative irrigation systems.  (HB1345 HD1)

 

AGL, WAM

HB 995

      (HSCR648)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.

Appropriates unspecified sums to the Future Farmers of America program and the 4-H program to educate and support youth in agriculture careers.

 

AGL, WAM

 

 

 

 

Decision Making to follow, if time permits.

 

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Senator Russell E. Ruderman

Chair