HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-NINTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2018

 

COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION

Rep. Justin H. Woodson, Chair

Rep. Sam Satoru Kong, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Richard P. Creagan

Rep. Takashi Ohno

Rep. Mark J. Hashem

Rep. Richard H.K. Onishi

Rep. Kaniela Ing

Rep. Sean Quinlan

Rep. Lei R. Learmont

Rep. Lauren Kealohilani Matsumoto

Rep. Angus L.K. McKelvey

 

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Monday, March 12, 2018

TIME:

2:05 p.m.

PLACE:

Conference Room 309

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 2921, SD1

(SSCR2524)

Status

RELATING TO STATE LIBRARY SYSTEM.

Specifies that unclaimed funds of $10 or less in the unclaimed property trust fund, upon the expiration of a ten-year time limitation, shall escheat to the State and transferred to the libraries special fund. Specifies that unclaimed funds of more than $10 but less than $250 in the unclaimed property trust fund, upon expiration of the ten-year time limitation, shall escheat to the State and be transferred to the general fund. (SD1)

 

EDN, FIN

SB 3002, SD1

(SSCR2525)

Status

RELATING TO LIBRARIES.

Authorizes the state librarian to designate one or more public library employees to be a notary public. Allows designated employees to perform notary services in nongovernmental matters for fees to be deposited into the library fee for enhanced services special fund. (SD1)

 

EDN, FIN

SB 2655, SD2

(SSCR2786)

Status

RELATING TO PSYCHOLOGY.

Establishes licensure requirements for school psychologists to be administered by the board of psychology. Requires all school psychologists, including school psychologists employed by the department of education, to be licensed by 7/1/2021. Amends the composition of the board to include two school psychologists. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)

 

EDN, IAC/CPC, FIN

SB 2665, SD1

(SSCR2912)

Status

RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.

Codifies sustainable development goals based on the United Nations' Global Goal four, quality education. (SD1)

 

EDN, JUD, FIN

SB 2239, SD2

(SSCR2721)

Status

RELATING TO COLLEGE PLACEMENT EXAMINATION FEES.

Appropriates moneys for the payment of SAT or ACT registration fees for public school students in the twelfth grade, and public charter school students in the eleventh or twelfth grade, who have not taken the SAT or ACT. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)

 

EDN, FIN

 

 

 

 

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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Testimony submitted will be placed on the legislative website. This public posting of testimony on the website should be considered when including personal information in your testimony.

 

If you require special assistance or auxiliary aids and/or services to participate in the House public hearing process (i.e., sign or foreign language interpreter or wheelchair accessibility), please contact the Committee Clerk at 586-6210 or email your request for an interpreter to HouseInterpreter@Capitol.hawaii.gov at least 24 hours prior to the hearing for arrangements. Prompt requests submitted help to ensure the availability of qualified individuals and appropriate accommodations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Rep. Justin H. Woodson

Chair