STAND. COM. REP. NO. 335
RE: H.B. No. 356
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2019
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Judiciary, to which was referred H.B. No. 356 entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO CLAIMS AGAINST THE STATE,"
begs leave to report as follows:
(1) Annually adjust for inflation the threshold amount for which settlements for claims against the State must be approved by the Legislature; and
(2) Publish and notify the Legislature and the Attorney General of the adjusted amounts.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Judiciary that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of H.B. No. 356 and recommends that it pass Second Reading and be referred to your Committee on Finance.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Judiciary,
CHRIS LEE, Chair