HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-NINTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2018

 

COMMITTEE ON VETERANS, MILITARY, & INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS, & CULTURE AND THE ARTS

Rep. Matthew S. LoPresti, Chair

Rep. Beth Fukumoto, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Romy M. Cachola

Rep. Richard H.K. Onishi

Rep. Isaac W. Choy

Rep. James Kunane Tokioka

Rep. Ken Ito

Rep. Justin H. Woodson

Rep. Takashi Ohno

Rep. Gene Ward

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Thursday, March 22, 2018

TIME:

10:20 a.m.

PLACE:

Conference Room 429

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 2897, SD2

(SSCR2779)

Status

RELATING TO THE HONOLULU BIENNIAL INTERNATIONAL ARTS EXHIBITION.

Appropriates moneys, as a grant, for the Honolulu biennial international arts exhibition. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)

 

VMI, FIN

SB 2205, SD1

(SSCR2831)

Status

RELATING TO THE STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS.

Appropriates moneys to the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts Artist Fellowship Program for the awarding of one-time fellowships to promising artists. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

VMI, FIN

SB 2580, SD1

(SSCR2848)

Status

RELATING TO THE KING KAMEHAMEHA CELEBRATION COMMISSION.

Appropriates moneys to the department of accounting and general services to establish one full-time equivalent (1.0 FTE) position for the executive director of the King Kamehameha Celebration Commission. Appropriates moneys to fund the costs incurred by the annual King Kamehameha day celebration events. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

VMI, FIN

SB 2581, SD1

(SSCR2729)

Status

RELATING TO THE KING KAMEHAMEHA CELEBRATION COMMISSION.

Increases the number of members on the King Kamehameha celebration commission from thirteen to fifteen. Establishes an executive director to be appointed by the commission. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

VMI, FIN

SB 2204, SD1

(SSCR2876)

Status

RELATING TO THE FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE HAWAII STATE CAPITOL.

Appropriates funds to the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts to fund celebrations for the 50th anniversary of the Hawaii state capitol. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

VMI, FIN

SB 2693, SD1

(SSCR2662)

Status

RELATING TO THE FESTIVAL OF PACIFIC ARTS.

Makes an appropriation to the temporary commission on the thirteenth festival of pacific arts to plan for the historic event to be held in Honolulu from June 11 to June 27, 2020. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

VMI, FIN

SB 2896, SD1

(SSCR2869)

Status

RELATING TO THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST ARRIVAL OF JAPANESE EMIGRANTS TO HAWAII.

Appropriates funds as a grant to the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii for the presentation and coordination of events and programs to celebrate and commemorate the 150th anniversary of the first arrival of Japanese emigrants to Hawaii. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

VMI, FIN

SB 2887, SD1

(HSCR1157-18)

Status

RELATING TO INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS.

Appropriates moneys for events recognizing the twenty-fifth anniversary of the sister state relationship between Hawaii and Taiwan. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

EDB, VMI, FIN

SB 2583

(SSCR2526)

Status

RELATING TO INTERNATIONAL YOGA DAY.

Designates June 21 of each year as International Yoga Day.

 

VMI, FIN

SB 2777, SD1

(SSCR2709)

Status

RELATING TO THE NATIONAL GUARD.

Allows the Department of Defense to recoup operating costs when allowing the use or temporary rental of its facilities by the public, provided that the use or rental does not interfere with any military use. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

VMI, FIN

SB 2778, SD1

(SSCR2763)

Status

RELATING TO THE CHARGEABLE TRANSIENT QUARTERS REVOLVING FUND.

Creates a chargeable transient quarters revolving fund into which billet fees are to be deposited. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD1)

 

VMI, FIN

HCR 174 / HR 146 /

Status / Status

REQUESTING THE OFFICE OF VETERANS' SERVICES TO STUDY HOW THE INCREASE IN BURIAL SERVICE REQUESTS HAS AFFECTED THE HAWAII STATE VETERANS CEMETERY.

 

 

VMI, FIN

 

 

 

 

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

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Rep. Matthew S. LoPresti

Chair