THE SENATE

THE TWENTY-NINTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2017

 

COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE, CONSUMER PROTECTION, AND HEALTH

Senator Rosalyn H. Baker, Chair

Senator Clarence K. Nishihara, Vice Chair

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

 

DATE:

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

TIME:

8:30 a.m.

PLACE:

Conference Room 229

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 1129

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO HEALTH.

Establishes a death with dignity act under which a terminally ill adult resident may obtain a prescription for medication to end the patient's life.

 

CPH, JDL

 

Decision Making to follow, if time permits.

 

Testimony may be submitted up to 24 hours prior to the start of the hearing.

 

Testimony should indicate whether you will be testifying in person and may be submitted in ONE of the following ways:

 

·         Online (preferred): Click here, then click on “Submit Online Testimony” link to register and submit testimony.

·         Email: CPHtestimony@capitol.hawaii.gov

·         Fax: (808) 586-6071

·         In Person: Deliver 1 copy of your testimony to the Committee Clerk, Room 230, at the State Capitol

 

The Committee is anticipating a large volume of individuals wishing to present testimony at the hearing. As such, and as a courtesy to all participants, those wishing to present oral testimony will be limited to two (2) minutes each.

 

Please note: All testimony received by the Hawaii Senate is posted on the Hawaii Legislature’s website, which is accessible to the public. Please do not include private information that you do not want disclosed to the public.

 

If you require auxiliary aids or services to participate in the public hearing process (i.e. ASL or foreign language interpreter, or wheelchair accessibility), please contact the committee clerk at least 24 hours prior to the hearing so that arrangements can be made.

 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL THE COMMITTEE CLERK AT (808) 586-6070.

 

 

 

 

 

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Senator Rosalyn H. Baker

Chair