STAND. COM. REP. NO. 987
RE: H.B. No. 625
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. 625, H.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT,"
begs leave to report as follows:
(1) Repeal the Department of Human Resources Development and transfer its functions, duties, employees, and assets to the Department of Budget and Finance; and
(2) Replace the Director of Human Resources Development with the Director of Taxation in various statutory provisions that use the director's salary as the basis for determining the salaries of certain other state officials.
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. 625, 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