STAND. COM. REP. NO. 710-18
RE: H.B. No. 2464
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Twenty-Ninth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2018
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Judiciary, to which was referred H.B. No. 2464, H.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO THE HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION ACT,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to prohibit lessees who sell or transfer their interest in a Hawaiian Home Lands tract from being placed on the waiting list maintained by the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands to receive a subsequent lease, except under certain circumstances.
The Oahu County Committee on Legislative Priorities of the Democratic Party of Hawaii and three individuals testified in support of this measure. The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands provided comments.
Your Committee has amended this measure by changing its effective date to July 1, 2050, to facilitate further discussion.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Judiciary that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of H.B. No. 2464, H.D. 1, as amended herein, and recommends that it be referred to your Committee on Finance in the form attached hereto as H.B. No. 2464, H.D. 2.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Judiciary,
SCOTT Y. NISHIMOTO, Chair