STAND. COM. REP. NO. 914-20
RE: H.B. No. 2630
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2020
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred H.B. No. 2630, H.D. 2, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO THE TRANSITION OF THE OAHU REGIONAL HEALTH CARE SYSTEM FROM THE HAWAII HEALTH SYSTEMS CORPORATION INTO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to establish a timeframe for the transition of the health care facilities of the Oahu Region of the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation to the Department of Health and establish a working group to develop, evaluate, and implement the steps necessary for the transition.
Your Committee received testimony in support of this measure from the Department of Health and Oahu Regional Health Care System Board of Directors. Your Committee received comments on this measure from the State Procurement Office; United Public Workers, AFSCME, Local 646, AFL-CIO; and Hawaii Government Employees Association, AFSCME Local 152, AFL-CIO.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Finance that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of H.B. No. 2630, H.D. 2, and recommends that it pass Third Reading.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,
SYLVIA LUKE, Chair