STAND. COM. REP. NO. 2187

 

Honolulu, Hawaii

, 2019

 

RE: S.B. No. 50

S.D. 2

H.D. 1

 

 

 

 

Honorable Scott K. Saiki

Speaker, House of Representatives

Thirtieth State Legislature

Regular Session of 2019

State of Hawaii

 

Sir:

 

Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred S.B. No. 50, S.D. 2, entitled:

 

"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES,"

 

begs leave to report as follows:

 

The purpose of this measure is to appropriate funds to the University of Hawaii for each year of Fiscal Biennium 2019-2021 for the Hawaii Nutrition Employment and Training Program, including materials, supplies, and the hiring of eight full-time equivalent administrative, professional, and technical positions.

 

A few individuals testified in support of this measure. The Department of Human Services, University of Hawaii System, and an individual provided comments on this measure.

 

Your Committee has amended this measure by:

 

(1) Appropriating $455,000 for each year of Fiscal Biennium 2019-2021 for the Hawaii Nutrition Employment and Training Program;

 

(2) Authorizing the hiring of seven full-time equivalent instructional and student support positions, rather than eight full-time equivalent positions;

 

(3) Changing its effective date to July 1, 2019; and

 

(4) Making technical, nonsubstantive amendments for clarity, consistency, and style.

 

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 S.B. No. 50, S.D. 2, as amended herein, and recommends that it pass Third Reading in the form attached hereto as S.B. No. 50, S.D. 2, H.D. 1.

 

Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,

 

 

 

 

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SYLVIA LUKE, Chair