THE SENATE

THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2015

 

COMMITTEE ON HUMAN SERVICES AND HOUSING

Senator Suzanne Chun Oakland, Chair

Senator Josh Green, Vice Chair

 

COMMITTEE ON WATER AND LAND

Senator Laura H. Thielen, Chair

Senator Brickwood Galuteria, Vice Chair

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

 

DATE:

Thursday, February 12, 2015

TIME:

1:15 pm

PLACE:

Conference Room 016

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 976

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO MIXED-USE RESIDENTIAL PROJECTS.

Authorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds and the appropriation of funds for the planning, design, and construction of the juvenile services center portion of the mixed-use project at 902 Alder street, Honolulu, Oahu.

 

HSH/WTL, WAM/JDL

SB 974

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE RENTAL HOUSING TRUST FUND.

Authorizes the rental housing trust fund (RHTF) to be used for spaces for public uses within mixed-use residential developments in which the residential component consists of rental housing units.  Establishes a separate mixed-use residential development subaccount within the RHTF to make loans or grants for the development, pre-development, construction, acquisition, preservation, and substantial rehabilitation of spaces for public uses within mixed-use residential developments in which the residential component consists of rental housing units.  Clarifies that assistance from the RHTF may be made for new construction, rehabilitation, or preservation of spaces for public uses in mixed-use residential developments.  Makes appropriation from general fund for deposit into the mixed use residential development account.

 

HSH/WTL, WAM

SB 741

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO HOUSING.

Requires HHFDC to establish a community land trust for the purpose of selling homes to low- and moderate-income homebuyers.

 

HSH/WTL, WAM

SB 763

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO ALTERNATIVE HOUSING.

Requires and appropriates funds for the department of land and natural resources, in consultation with the department of human services, to establish mobile home parks throughout the State for individuals whose family income is no more than 250 per cent of the federal poverty level.  Allows private sector to develop mobile home parks.

 

WTL/HSH, WAM

 

Decision Making to follow, if time permits.

 

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FOR AMENDED NOTICES:  Measures that have been deleted are stricken through and measures that have been added are underscored.  If a measure is both underscored and stricken through, that measure has been deleted from the agenda.

 

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Senator Laura H. Thielen

Chair

 

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Senator Suzanne Chun Oakland

Chair