THE SENATE

S.B. NO.

2263

THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE, 2020

S.D. 1

STATE OF HAWAII

 

 

 

 

 

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

 

RELATING TO EDUCATION.

 

 

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

 


SECTION 1. Section 302A-420, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended to read as follows:

"302A-420 Profits to [pupils.] and school credit for students. All net profits arising from agricultural [and], industrial, or commercial enterprise pursuits [under sections 302A-420 to 302A-431] at any school, under the rules of the department:

(1) Shall be used by the school for the purchase of equipment and material, not otherwise provided for in the school budget, that will be of general benefit to the pupils; or

(2) May be distributed among the [pupils] students actually engaged in the pursuits[.]; provided that school credit may also be granted to students engaged in the permitted operations.

The department shall provide for the keeping of simple books of account, showing the source and distribution of the money resulting from the operations carried on pursuant to this section, and for the auditing of these books of account at least quarterly."

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 Statutory material to be repealed is bracketed and stricken.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

SECTION 3. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.


 


 

Report Title:

Department of Education; Profit and School Credit for Students; School Commercial Enterprises

 

Description:

Broadens the scope of profit-making operations students can engage in at schools to include commercial enterprises. Allows students to receive either school credit or compensation when they engage in profit-making operations. (SD1)

 

 

 

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