STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1461
RE: S.B. No. 988
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2019
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Energy & Environmental Protection, to which was referred S.B. No. 988, S.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE REVENUE BONDS FOR MELE ASSOCIATES, INC., A RENEWABLE ENERGY DEVELOPER SERVING THE GENERAL PUBLIC IN PROVIDING ELECTRIC ENERGY,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to authorize the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to Mele Associates, Inc. for the provision of electric energy and installation of renewable energy projects in Hawaii.
Your Committee has amended this measure by changing its effective date to July 1, 2100, to encourage further discussion.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Energy & Environmental Protection that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 988, S.D. 1, as amended herein, and recommends that it pass Second Reading in the form attached hereto as S.B. No. 988, 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 Energy & Environmental Protection,
NICOLE E. LOWEN, Chair