HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-NINTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2017

 

COMMITTEE ON WATER & LAND

Rep. Ryan I. Yamane, Chair

Rep. Sam Satoru Kong, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Ty J.K. Cullen

Rep. Nicole E. Lowen

Rep. Cindy Evans

Rep. Calvin K.Y. Say

Rep. Linda Ichiyama

Rep. Beth Fukumoto

Rep. Chris Lee

 

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

TIME:

10:00AM

PLACE:

Conference Room 325

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

HB 522, HD1

(HSCR149)

Status

RELATING TO LAND TRANSFER.

Transfers title, custody, and control of two parcels of land identified as Tax Map Key No. 370120070000 and Tax Map Key No. 370040030000, from the State of Hawaii to the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation. (HB522 HD1)

 

HSG, WAL, FIN

HB 1270

(HSCR49)

Status

RELATING TO LAND ACQUISITION.

Requires BLNR to enter into negotiations to acquire the property identified as Tax Map Key: (3) 6-8-001:030 Kamuela, Hawaii. Appropriation.

 

AGR, WAL, FIN

HB 1304

Proposed HD1

Status

RELATING TO MARINE EVENTS.

Proposed HD1: Requires the submission of permit applications for regattas, marine parades, or surfing contests to DLNR at least 45 days before a proposed event.  Requires DLNR to approve or deny permits within 30 days of receiving a completed application.  Allows DLNR to assess and collect a fee for permit processing.  (HD1 Proposed)

 

WAL, FIN

 

Copies of the proposed HD1304 are available in room 420 and on the Legislature's Web site: http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov.

 

 

 

HB 1127

Status

RELATING TO TRANSFERABILITY OF MOORING PERMITS.

Allows holders of a mooring permit within state small boat harbors to transfer their permit under certain terms and conditions.

 

WAL, JUD

HB 1417

(HSCR107)

Status

RELATING TO WATER.

Requires the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency to develop a post-disaster fresh drinking water security plan. Makes an appropriation. Requires a report to legislature prior to the regular session of 2018.

 

PBS, WAL, FIN

HB 1212, HD1

(HSCR214)

Status

RELATING TO URBAN REDEVELOPMENT.

Establishes the Transit Oriented Development Authority. (HB1212 HD1)

 

TRN/HSG, WAL, FIN

HB 625, HD1

(HSCR103)

Status

RELATING TO INFRASTRUCTURE.

Establishes the siting process of infrastructure for small wireless facilities and small wireless facilities networks on state- and county-owned land. (HB625 HD1)

 

IAC, WAL, CPC

 

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.

 

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If during the course of the hearing it appears that there will not be sufficient time to allow everyone to be heard, the chairperson reserves the right to limit the remaining testifiers to three-minutes.  This three-minute policy will be enforced to ensure fairness and adequate consideration to all bills.

 

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Rep. Ryan I. Yamane

Chair