STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1363
RE: S.B. No. 816
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2019
State of Hawaii
Your Committees on Labor & Public Employment and Health, to which was referred S.B. No. 816, S.D. 2, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH,"
beg leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to appropriate $1,706,250 for fiscal year 2019-2020 to resolve compensation differentials for certain Hawaii Health Systems Corporation (HHSC) Maui Region union members in bargaining units (1) and (10) who were affected by the transfer of the use and exclusive management and operations of Maui Memorial Medical Center, Kula Hospital, and Lanai Community Hospital from HHSC to Maui Health System, a Kaiser Foundation Hospital LLC.
Your Committees have amended this measure by changing the effective date to January 1, 2050, to encourage further discussion.
Your Committees note the concerns raised by the Department of the Attorney General regarding the scope of the bill's title.
As affirmed by the records of votes of the members of your Committees on Labor & Public Employment and Health that are attached to this report, your Committees are in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 816, S.D. 2, as amended herein, and recommend that it pass Second Reading in the form attached hereto as S.B. No. 816, S.D. 2, H.D. 1, and be referred to your Committee on Legislative Management.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committees on Labor & Public Employment and Health,
JOHN M. MIZUNO, Chair
AARON LING JOHANSON, Chair