HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-NINTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2018

 

COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC SAFETY

Rep. Gregg Takayama, Chair

Rep. Cedric Asuega Gates, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Richard P. Creagan

Rep. Calvin K.Y. Say

Rep. Lynn DeCoite

Rep. Cynthia Thielen

Rep. Kaniela Ing

 

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Thursday, March 15, 2018

TIME:

10:30 AM

PLACE:

Conference Room 312

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 2858, SD2

(SSCR2714)

Status

RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.

Requires the Department of Public Safety to establish key performance indicators for inmate reentry system. Requires reports, using key performance indicators, to be provided to the legislature. Creates the annual corrections and program report as a consolidated report of other annual reports. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)

 

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SB 2861, SD2

(SSCR2841)

Status

RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.

Requires the Department of Public Safety to establish performance indicators. Requires semi-annual reports of the established performance indicators, criminal offender treatment programs, and programs established pursuant to the Community Safety Act. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)

 

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SB 2305, SD1

(SSCR2885)

Status

RELATING TO INCARCERATED PARENTS.

Requires the establishment of a pilot visitation center or centers for children of incarcerated parents in correctional facilities in the State and a plan for visitation centers at all state operated correctional facilities. Appropriates funds to the Department of Human Services to work with other stakeholders to implement this Act. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

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SB 2047, SD3

(SSCR2895)

Status

RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.

Requires the Auditor to conduct a performance audit of certain programs within the Department of Public Safety. Appropriates funds. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD3)

 

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SB 2819, SD1

(SSCR2842)

Status

MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY.

Makes an emergency appropriation to provide funds for the Department of Public Safety to reimburse the Department of Human Services for specialty out-of-facility care and to pay the increased costs for pharmacy services. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

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SB 2820, SD1

(SSCR2881)

Status

MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY.

Makes an emergency appropriation to provide moneys for the Department of Public Safety to temporary house 248 inmates at a non-state facility for an additional 6 months, during performance of capital improvements to the Halawa Correctional Facility, under Department of Accounting and General Services job number 12-27-5644, security electronics and hardware repairs and improvements. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

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DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

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Rep. Gregg Takayama

Chair