THE SENATE

S.B. NO.

3088

THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE, 2020

S.D. 2

STATE OF HAWAII

H.D. 1

 

 

 

 

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

 

RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM.

 

 

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

 


PART I

SECTION 1. The purpose of this part is to establish the operating budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2020, and ending June 30, 2021, for state executive branch programs under the purview of the house of representatives standing committee on economic development and business.

SECTION 2. Unless otherwise clear from the context, as used in this part:

"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 part.

Abbreviations, where used to denote the expending agency or a standing committee of the house of representatives, shall mean the following:

BED department of business, economic development, and tourism

"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 part. All appropriations are followed by letter symbols. The letter symbols, where used, shall have the following meanings:

A General 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 3. 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 year beginning July 1, 2020, 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, except as provided elsewhere in this part or as provided by general law.


 


PROGRAM APPROPRIATIONS

 

 

APPROPRIATIONS

 

ITEM

NO

PROG.

ID

PROGRAM

EXPENDING

AGENCY

FISCAL

YEAR

2019-2020

M

O

F

FISCAL

YEAR

2020-2021

M

O

F

 

1. BED105/CI - CREATIVE INDUSTRIES DIVISION

 

FUNDING FOR ONE (1.00) BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM MANAGER.

 

OPERATING BED 122,772A

 

2. BED105/CI - CREATIVE INDUSTRIES DIVISION

 

FUNDING FOR ONE (1.00) ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST VI POSITION.

 

OPERATING BED 64,476A

 

3. BED105/CI - CREATIVE INDUSTRIES DIVISION

 

FUNDING FOR ONE (1.00) ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST V POSITION.

 

OPERATING BED 59,616A

 

4. BED105/CI - CREATIVE INDUSTRIES DIVISION

 

FUNDING FOR ONE (1.00) ACCOUNTANT IV POSITION.

 

OPERATING BED 59,616A

 

5. BED105/CI - CREATIVE INDUSTRIES DIVISION

 

FUNDING FOR ONE (1.00) OFFICE ASSISTANT III POSITION.

 

OPERATING BED 32,167A


PART II

SECTION 4. Section 201-113, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended to read as follows:

"201-113 Hawaii film and creative industries development special fund. (a) There is established in the state treasury the Hawaii film and creative industries development special fund into which shall be deposited:

(1) Appropriations by the legislature;

(2) Donations and contributions made by private individuals or organizations for deposit into the fund;

(3) Grants provided by governmental agencies or any other source; and

(4) Effective January 2, 2021, all revenues, fees, and charges from the processing of the motion picture, digital media, and film production income tax credit pursuant to section 235-17.

(b) The fund shall be used by the [(A) The grant shall be used exclusively for eligible Hawaii projects;] department to provide for:

(1) A program to provide seed capital for film, media, and creative industries intellectual property development projects for export, as determined by the department;

(2) Programs that expand the skills of the State's resident workforce in the film, media, and creative industries; and

(3) Marketing programs that attract business opportunities within the film, media, and creative industries in the State."

SECTION 5. There is appropriated out of the Hawaii film and creative industries development special fund the sum of $450,000 or so much thereof as may be necessary for fiscal year 2020-2021 for the purposes of this fund to fulfill the match for federal grants for fiscal year 2021.

The sum appropriated shall be expended by the department of business, economic development, and tourism for the purposes of this Act.

PART III

SECTION 6. 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 the 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 7. If manifest clerical, typographical, or other mechanical errors are found in this Act, the governor may correct the errors.

SECTION 8. Statutory material to be repealed is bracketed and stricken.

SECTION 9. This Act shall take effect on July 1, 2051.


 


 

Report Title:

Economic Development; DBEDT; Creative Industries Division; Hawaii Film and Creative Industries Development Special Fund; Appropriation

 

Description:

Appropriates funds for various positions in the DBEDT creative industries division for fiscal year 2020-2021. Makes a housekeeping, technical amendment to the Hawaii film and creative industries special fund and makes an appropriation out of that special fund. Effective 07/01/2051. (HD1)

 

 

 

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