STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1433
RE: S.B. No. 313
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2019
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Lower & Higher Education, to which was referred S.B. No. 313, S.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to appropriate funds to the University of Hawaii to establish two full-time equivalent positions for the wayfinding education program – ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center at the University of Hawaii at Hilo.
The Office of Aerospace Development, Maunakea Observatories, University of Hawai‘i at Hilo, and ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center support this measure.
Your Committee has amended this measure by changing its effective date to July 1, 2052, to encourage further discussion.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Lower & Higher Education that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 313, S.D. 1, as amended herein, and recommends that it pass Second Reading in the form attached hereto as S.B. No. 313, S.D. 1, H.D. 1, and be referred to your Committee on Finance.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Lower & Higher Education,
JUSTIN H. WOODSON, Chair