STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1631
RE: S.B. No. 1091
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 S.B. No. 1091, S.D. 2, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to make an emergency appropriation to the Department of Transportation to mitigate damages from recent landslides on the Pali Highway in the City and County of Honolulu and Honoapiilani Highway in the County of Maui, and to prevent future landslides in both areas.
Your Committee has amended this measure by:
(1) Including the construction of landslide protective structures as an acceptable use of the emergency appropriation; 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 S.B. No. 1091, S.D. 2, as amended herein, and recommends that it pass Second Reading in the form attached hereto as S.B. No. 1091, S.D. 2, H.D. 1, and be referred to your Committee on Finance.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Transportation,
HENRY J.C. AQUINO, Chair