HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

H.B. NO.

2257

THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE, 2020

 

STATE OF HAWAII

 

 

 

 

 

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

 

relating to the conference center revolving fund.

 

 

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII:

 


SECTION 1. Section 304A-2272, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended to read as follows:

"[[]304A-2272[]] Conference center revolving fund; University of Hawaii at Hilo. (a) There is established the conference center revolving fund for [the] conference center [program in the college of continuing education and community service of] programs conducted by the University of Hawaii at Hilo. All fees, charges, and other moneys collected in conjunction with the conference center [program] programs shall be deposited in the revolving fund. The [dean of the college of continuing education and community service] chancellor of the University of Hawaii at Hilo, or the chancellor's designee, is authorized to expend funds from the revolving fund for all costs associated with conducting conferences, seminars, and courses by the conference center [program,] programs, including but not limited to expenses for honoraria, hotel and room rentals, food and refreshment, printing and mailing, airfare and per diem, [leis,] lei, rental of audiovisual equipment, and conference supplies and materials[.], without regard to any competitive bidding requirements pursuant to state procurement requirements.

(b) The chancellor of the University of Hawaii at Hilo shall prepare an annual report to the legislature accounting for all income and expenditures within the revolving fund."

SECTION 2. Statutory material to be repealed is bracketed and stricken. New statutory material is underscored.

SECTION 3. This Act shall take effect on July 1, 2020.

 

INTRODUCED BY:

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Report Title:

University of Hawaii at Hilo; Conference Center Revolving Fund

 

Description:

Expands the scope of the University of Hawaii at Hilo conference center revolving fund to all programs conducted by the University of Hawaii at Hilo. Requires an annual report to the Legislature regarding the fund. Gives the chancellor of the University of Hawaii at Hilo, rather than the Dean of the college of continuing education and community service, authority to expend moneys from the fund.

 

 

 

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