STAND. COM. REP. NO. 749
RE: H.B. No. 552
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. 552, H.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO CHAPTER 200, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to align penalties for violation of certain boating and ocean recreation laws with the severity of the prohibited conduct by amending penalties for violations of laws and administrative rules governing boating and ocean recreation.
Your Committee has amended this measure by removing the language imposing fines for violations of rules relating to animal abandonment or creation of animal colonies.
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. 552, H.D. 1, as amended herein, and recommends that it be referred to your Committee on Finance in the form attached hereto as H.B. No. 552, H.D. 2.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Judiciary,
CHRIS LEE, Chair