THE SENATE

THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2015

 

COMMITTEE ON HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS

Senator Maile S.L. Shimabukuro, Chair

Senator Brickwood Galuteria, Vice Chair

 

COMMITTEE ON WATER AND LAND

Senator Laura H. Thielen, Chair

Senator Brickwood Galuteria, Vice Chair

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

 

DATE:

Monday, February 09, 2015

TIME:

2:50 p.m.

PLACE:

Conference Room 224

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 470

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO KAHO‘OLAWE ISLAND RESERVE.

Clarifies that property or natural resources used or taken in violation of laws applicable to the Kaho‘olawe island reserve shall be subject to forfeiture.

 

WTL/HWN, JDL

SB 483

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO FORESTRY.

Provides that DHHL may utilize Hawaiian home lands for the forestry of koa or native trees.  Allows DHHL to enter into public-private partnerships to implement the forestry plan.  Requires the proceeds from the forestry plan to be deposited into the Hawaiian home lands trust fund.

 

HWN/WTL, WAM

SCR 7

      Status & Testimony

REQUESTING THAT THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH PROVIDE ACCURATE AND COMPLETE ACCOUNTING OF PUBLIC LAND TRUST REVENUES UNDER SECTION 5 OF ACT 178, SESSION LAWS OF HAWAII 2006.

 

HWN/WTL, WAM

SB 786

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE.

Appropriates funds for the administration and operation of the aha moku advisory committee and for community outreach.

 

HWN/WTL, WAM

SB 1191

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE.

Provides that the aha moku advisory committee shall appoint a chair and vice-chair.  Permits the committee to hire an executive assistant in lieu of an executive director.  Enumerates duties for the positions established.

 

HWN/WTL, 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 Maile S.L. Shimabukuro

Chair