STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1945
RE: H.C.R. No. 214
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.C.R. No. 214 entitled:
"HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION URGING THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY TO MAINTAIN THE ORIGINAL TIMELINE TO INTRODUCE HARRIET TUBMAN AND OTHER FEMALE AND CIVIL RIGHTS LEADERS ONTO UNITED STATES CURRENCY BY 2020 TO CELEBRATE ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to urge the United States Department of the Treasury to maintain the original timeline to introduce Harriet Tubman and other female and civil rights leaders onto United States currency by 2020 to celebrate one hundred years of women's suffrage.
Planned Parenthood Votes Northwest and Hawaii, and three individuals offered testimony in support. One individual testified in opposition.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Judiciary that is attached to this report, your Committee concurs with the intent and purpose of H.C.R. No. 214 and recommends its adoption.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Judiciary,
CHRIS LEE, Chair