STAND. COM. REP. NO. 533
RE: H.B. No. 1165
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2019
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Transportation, to which was referred H.B. No. 1165 entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO GENDER IDENTIFICATION,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The Department of Transportation, Hawai‘i State Commission on the Status of Women, LGBT Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai‘i, Hawai‘i Queer/Transgender Community Alliance, GLSEN-Hawai‘i, O‘ahu County Committee on Legislative Priorities of the Democratic Party of Hawai‘i, Pacific Survivor Center, Residential Youth Services & Empowerment, and several individuals testified in support of this measure. Two individuals testified in opposition to this measure.
Your Committee has amended this measure by:
(1) Changing the effective date to July 1, 2050, to promote further discussion; and
(2) Making technical, nonsubstantive amendments for clarity, consistency, and style.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Transportation that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of H.B. No. 1165, as amended herein, and recommends that it pass Second Reading in the form attached hereto as H.B. No. 1165, H.D. 1, and be referred to your Committee on Judiciary.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Transportation,
HENRY J.C. AQUINO, Chair