STAND. COM. REP. NO. 780
RE: H.B. No. 296
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirty-First State Legislature
Regular Session of 2021
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred H.B. No. 296, H.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO LEAF BLOWERS,"
begs leave to report as follows:
(1) Restrict the use of leaf blowers in the Waikiki Special Improvement District to a limited time of day when operating leaf blowers within a residential zone or near a residence; and
(2) Limit the permitted noise level for the operation of a leaf blower within such limited time to eighty decibels.
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. 296, H.D. 1, and recommends that it pass Third Reading.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,
SYLVIA LUKE, Chair