STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1507
RE: S.B. No. 752
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2019
State of Hawaii
Your Committees on Agriculture and Lower & Higher Education, to which was referred S.B. No. 752, S.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO AGRICULTURE,"
beg leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to appropriate funds to the University of Hawaii College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources for research on and prevention of the spread of ornamental ginger pathogens.
The Department of Agriculture, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, Hawai‘i Farm Bureau, Maui County Farm Bureau, Maui Farmers Union United, Hawaii Floriculture and Nursery Association, Land Use Research Foundation of Hawaii, and many individuals supported this measure.
As affirmed by the records of votes of the members of your Committees on Agriculture and Lower & Higher Education that are attached to this report, your Committees are in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 752, S.D. 1, and recommend that it pass Second Reading and be referred to your Committee on Finance.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committees on Agriculture and Lower & Higher Education,
JUSTIN H. WOODSON, Chair
RICHARD P. CREAGAN, Chair