STAND. COM. REP. NO. 3528
RE: H.B. No. 2345
Honorable Ronald D. Kouchi
President of the Senate
Twenty-Ninth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2018
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Ways and Means, to which was referred H.B. No. 2345, H.D. 1, S.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO MONEY TRANSMITTERS,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose and intent of this measure is to clarify the powers of the Commissioner of Financial Institutions relating to money transmitters.
Your Committee received written comments in support of this measure from the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs.
Your Committee finds that this measure will enhance the ability of the Commissioner of Financial Institutions to take appropriate action for violations of the Money Transmitters Act, deter noncompliance, and protect consumers.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Ways and Means that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of H.B. No. 2345, H.D. 1, S.D. 1, and recommends that it pass Third Reading.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Ways and Means,
DONOVAN M. DELA CRUZ, Chair