STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1581
RE: S.B. No. 928
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2019
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Judiciary, to which was referred S.B. No. 928, H.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE X, SECTION 6, OF THE HAWAII STATE CONSTITUTION, TO MODIFY THE APPOINTMENT PROCESS FOR THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to propose an amendment to the Hawaii State Constitution to repeal the requirement that the Governor make appointments to the Board of Regents of the University of Hawaii from pools of qualified candidates presented to the Governor by the Candidate Advisory Council for the Board of Regents of the University of Hawaii.
Your Committee has amended this measure by changing its effective date to July 1, 2030, to facilitate further discussion on this measure.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Judiciary that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 928, H.D. 1, as amended herein, and recommends that it be referred to your Committee on Finance in the form attached hereto as S.B. No. 928, H.D. 2.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Judiciary,
CHRIS LEE, Chair