HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2016

 

COMMITTEE ON LEGISLATIVE MANAGEMENT

Rep. Scott Y. Nishimoto, Chair

Rep. John M. Mizuno, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Cindy Evans

Rep. Beth Fukumoto Chang

Rep. Scott K. Saiki

 

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

TIME:

2:00 pm

PLACE:

Conference Room 423

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

HB 1787, HD1

(HSCR270-16)

Status

RELATING TO EDUCATION.

Creates and appropriates funds for Erin's Law Task Force to review policies, programs, and curricula for educating public school students about sexual abuse prevention, and report recommendations for the establishment of a program to educate public school children on sexual abuse prevention through age-appropriate curricula. (HB1787 HD1)

 

HUS/EDN, LMG, FIN

HB 1624, HD1

(HSCR139-16)

Status

RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.

Requires the auditor to conduct a comprehensive audit of the University of Hawaii system. Makes an appropriation. (HB1624 HD1)

 

HED, LMG, FIN

HB 2542, HD1

(HSCR93-16)

Status

RELATING TO THE AUDITOR.

Directs the Auditor to audit the plant quarantine branch of the Department of Agriculture. (HB2542 HD1)

 

AGR, LMG, FIN

HB 1595

Status

RELATING TO LEGISLATIVE TESTIMONY.

Establishes the Remote Testimony Task Force to develop procedures for the public to testify remotely via the Internet during legislative proceedings. Requires a report.

 

LMG, FIN

HB 1725

Status

RELATING TO CHILDREN AND YOUTH DAY.

Recognizes celebrations of Children and Youth Day as an official State event.

 

LMG, FIN

 

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

Persons wishing to offer comments should submit testimony at least 24 hours prior to the hearing. Testimony should indicate:

     Testifier's name with position/title and organization;

     The Committee(s) to which the comments are directed;

     The date and time of the hearing; and

     Measure number.

 

While every effort will be made to incorporate all testimony received, materials received on the day of the hearing or improperly identified or directed, may be distributed to the Committee after the hearing.

 

Submit testimony in ONE of the following ways:

PAPER: 3 copies (including an original) to Room 439 in the State Capitol;

FAX: For testimony less than 5 pages in length, transmit to 808-586-6051 (Oahu) or 1-800-535-3859 (for Neighbor Islander without a computer to submit testimony through e-mail or the Web); or

WEB: For testimony less than 10MB in size, transmit from http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/submittestimony.aspx.

 

Testimony submitted will be placed on the legislative website. This public posting of testimony on the website should be considered when including personal information in your testimony.

 

If you require special assistance or auxiliary aids and/or services to participate in the House public hearing process (i.e., sign or foreign language interpreter or wheelchair accessibility), please contact the Committee Clerk at 586-8515 or email your request for an interpreter to HouseInterpreter@Capitol.hawaii.gov at least 24 hours prior to the hearing for arrangements. Prompt requests submitted help to ensure the availability of qualified individuals and appropriate accommodations.

 

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Rep. Scott Y. Nishimoto

Chair