STAND. COM. REP. NO. 869
RE: H.B. No. 1070
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2019
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred H.B. No. 1070, H.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to prohibit the Department of Education from requiring public schools to expend school funds to maintain any geographically disadvantageous land on or adjacent to a public school's property, including streams and rough terrain.
The O‘ahu County Committee on Legislative Priorities of the Democratic Party of Hawai‘i and an individual submitted testimony in support of the measure. The Department of Education provided comments.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Finance that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of H.B. No. 1070, H.D. 1, and recommends that it pass Third Reading.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,
SYLVIA LUKE, Chair