THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE, 2019
STATE OF HAWAII
A BILL FOR AN ACT
RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII:
SECTION 1. Unless otherwise clear from the context, as used in this Act:
"Expending agency" means the executive department, independent commission, bureau, office, board, or other establishment of the state government (other than the legislature, office of Hawaiian affairs, and judiciary), the political subdivisions of the State, or any quasi‑public institution supported in whole or in part by state funds, which is authorized to expend specified appropriations made by this Act.
Abbreviations, where used to denote the expending agency, shall mean the following:
LNR Department of land and natural resources
"Means of financing" or "MOF" means the source from which funds are appropriated or authorized to be expended for the programs and projects specified in this Act. All appropriations are followed by letter symbols. The letter symbols, where used, shall have the following meanings:
A General funds
B Special funds
C General obligation bond fund
D General obligation bond fund with debt service cost to be paid from special funds
E Revenue bond funds
J Federal aid interstate funds
K Federal aid primary funds
L Federal aid secondary funds
M Federal aid urban funds
N Federal funds
P Other federal funds
R Private contributions
S County funds
T Trust funds
U Interdepartmental transfers
W Revolving funds
X Other funds
"Position ceiling" means the maximum number of permanent and temporary full-time equivalent positions authorized for a particular program during a specified period or periods, as denoted by an asterisk for permanent full-time equivalent positions and a pound sign for temporary full-time equivalent positions.
"Program ID" means the unique identifier for the specific program and consists of the abbreviation for the organization responsible for carrying out the program followed by the organization number for the program.
SECTION 2. The following sums, or so much thereof as may be sufficient to accomplish the purposes and programs designated herein, are hereby appropriated or authorized, as the case may be, from the means of financing specified to the expending agencies designated for the fiscal biennium beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2021. The total expenditures and the number of positions in each fiscal year of the biennium shall not exceed the sums and the position ceilings indicated for each fiscal year in Act 49, Session Laws of Hawaii 2017, as amended by Act 53, Session Laws of Hawaii 2018, except as provided elsewhere in this Act or as provided by general law.
ADD ONE (1.00) TEMPORARY POSITION AND FUNDS FOR CLIMATE CHANGE COORDINATOR (SALARY: $65,000; OTHERS: $40,000) FROM ACT 32, SLH 2017, AND ADDITIONAL FUNDS FOR OTHER OPERATING EXPENSES (PLANNING: $100,000).
OPERATING LNR 205,000A 205,000A
CHANGE MOF FROM OTHER FEDERAL FUNDS TO GENERAL FUNDS FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS: PERMANENT FORESTER V (#12464) AND TEMPORARY NURSERY WORKER I (#121614). FRINGE: $70,906.
OPERATING LNR [
189,082P] [ 189,082P]
CHANGE MOF FROM OTHER FEDERAL FUNDS TO GENERAL FUNDS: TEMPORARY PLANNER V (#122002), TEMPORARY WILDLIFE BIOLOGIST V (#122264), PERMANENT FORESTRY AND WILDLIFE TECHNICIAN IV (#46948 0.50 FTE), AND PERMANENT FORESTER V (#118212 0.50 FTE).
OPERATING LNR [
161,317A] [ 161,317A]
1.00*] [ 1.00*]
2.00#] [ 2.00#]
258,107P] [ 258,107P]
LNR 161,317A 161,317A
ADD TEN (10.00) PERMANENT POSITIONS AND FUNDS TO REMOVE INVASIVE SPECIES IN FORESTS, PER HAWAII INTERAGENCY BIOSECURITY PLAN: (2) NATURAL AREA RESERVES SPECIALIST IV, SR22, KAUAI; (4) FORESTRY AND WILDLIFE TECHNICIAN IV, SR13, MAUI (2) AND HAWAII; (2) FORESTRY AND WILDLIFE WORKER II, BC05, FOR MAUI AND OAHU; FORESTER V, SR24, FOR ADMIN; FORESTER III, SR 20, FOR OAHU; AND $172,368 FOR OTHER OPERATING EXPENSES.
OPERATING LNR 394,110A 615,852A
ADD FUNDS FOR FIRE AND EMERGENCY RESPONSE.
OPERATING LNR 300,000A 300,000A
ADD FUNDS FOR RAPID OHIA DEATH RESPONSE.
OPERATING LNR 500,000A 500,000A
ADD FUNDS FOR THE HAWAII INVASIVE SPECIES COUNCIL PER HAWAII INTERAGENCY BIOSECURITY PLAN.
OPERATING LNR 972,000A 972,000A
CONVERT COMMUNITY FISHERIES ENFORCEMENT UNIT'S POSITIONS FROM TEMPORARY TO PERMANENT.
12.00#] [ 12.00#]
ADD ONE (1.00) PERMANENT POSITION AND FUNDS FOR A PROGRAM SPECIALIST IV POSITION TO SUPPORT THE DIVISION OF CONSERVATION AND RESOURCES ENFORCEMENT'S ADMINISTRATIVE PROGRAMS, OPERATIONS, AND MAKAI WATCH PROGRAM AND OPERATIONAL COSTS.
OPERATING LNR 77,956A 69,456A
ADD FUNDS FOR DIGITALIZATION OF RECORD, FILES, ETC.
OPERATING LNR 150,000A 100,000A
CHANGE MOF FROM SPECIAL FUNDS TO GENERAL FUNDS FOR THE FOLLOWING PERMANENT POSITIONS: FORESTER IV (#47599 0.50 FTE), TRAILS AND ACCESS SPECIALIST V (#47596 0.50 FTE), TRAILS AND ACCESS SPECIALIST V (#47597 0.50 FTE), TRAILS AND ACCESS SPECIALIST V (#52396), AND FORESTRY AND WILDLIFE WORKER II (#117719).
OPERATING LNR [
348,960B] [ 348,960B]
ADD FUNDS FOR FOUR CURRENT COUNTY LIFEGUARD SERVICES CONTRACT AND ONE NEW COUNTY LIFEGUARD SERVICE CONTRACT.
OPERATING LNR 1,546,456A 1,546,456A
ADDS FUNDS FOR THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE.
OPERATING LNR 100,000A 100,000A
CHANGE MOF FROM TRUST FUNDS TO GENERAL FUNDS FOR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF AHA MOKU (#120897).
OPERATING LNR [
152,871T] [ 152,871T]
ADD ONE (1.00) TEMPORARY POSITION AND FUNDS FOR THE CULTURAL RESOURCE PROJECT COORDINATOR ($53,000) AND OTHER OPERATING EXPENDITURES ($100,000) FROM ACT 140, SLH 2018.
OPERATING LNR 153,000A 153,000A
SECTION 3. If any portion of this Act or its application to any person, entity, or circumstance is held to be invalid for any reason, then the legislature declares that the remainder of this Act and each and every other provision thereof shall not be affected thereby. If any portion of a specific appropriation is held to be invalid for any reason, the remaining portion shall be expended to fulfill the objective of the appropriation to the extent possible.
SECTION 4. If manifest clerical, typographical, or other mechanical errors are found in this Act, the governor may correct the errors.
SECTION 5. Statutory material to be repealed is bracketed and stricken. New statutory material is underscored.
SECTION 6. This Act shall take effect on July 1, 2050.
Budget; DLNR; Operating Expenses; Appropriation
Appropriates funds for operating expenses of the Department of Land and Natural Resources. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
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