STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1676-18

 

Honolulu, Hawaii

, 2018

 

RE: H.R. No. 78

 

 

 

 

Honorable Scott K. Saiki

Speaker, House of Representatives

Twenty-Ninth State Legislature

Regular Session of 2018

State of Hawaii

 

Sir:

 

Your Committee on Labor & Public Employment, to which was referred H.R. No. 78 entitled:

 

"HOUSE RESOLUTION REQUESTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A STATE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY STRATEGIC PLAN TO INCLUDE DATA GOALS AND OBJECTIVES,"

 

begs leave to report as follows:

 

The purpose of this measure is to request the Information Technology Steering Committee, established pursuant to Section 27-43(b), Hawaii Revised Statutes, to:

 

(1) Develop the State Information Technology Strategic Plan (Strategic Plan) to include data goals and objectives;

 

(2) Consider model legislation in other states and commonly accepted best practices to establish a state data strategy for inclusion in the Strategic Plan; and

 

(3) Submit the Strategic Plan, including data goals and objectives, recommendations, and any proposed legislation, to the Legislature prior to the 2019 Regular Session.

 

The Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce, Hawaii Pacific Health, Transform Hawaii Government, Oahu County Committee on Legislative Priorities of the Democratic Party of Hawaii, and Hawaii Alliance of Nonprofit Organizations supported this measure. The Department of Education and Office of Information Practices supported the intent of this measure.

 

As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Labor & Public Employment that is attached to this report, your Committee concurs with the intent and purpose of H.R. No. 78 and recommends that it be referred to your Committee on Finance.

 

 

Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Labor & Public Employment,

 

 

 

 

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AARON LING JOHANSON, Chair