STAND. COM. REP. NO.  1094

 

Honolulu, Hawaii

                , 2015

 

RE:   S.B. No. 1117

      S.D. 2

 

 

 

 

Honorable Joseph M. Souki

Speaker, House of Representatives

Twenty-Eighth State Legislature

Regular Session of 2015

State of Hawaii

 

Sir:

 

     Your Committee on Health, to which was referred S.B. No. 1117, S.D. 2, entitled:

 

"A BILL FOR AN ACT MAKING AN EMERGENCY APPROPRIATION TO THE HAWAII HEALTH SYSTEMS CORPORATION,"

 

begs leave to report as follows:

 

     The purpose of this measure is to make an emergency appropriation to provide funds for the functions of the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation and its regions.

 

     Pursuant to requirements set forth in Article VII, Section 9, of the Hawaii State Constitution, the Governor, in Governor's Message No. 222 to the Legislature, requested immediate consideration and passage of this bill by the Legislature to support the functions of the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation.

 

     The Hawaii Health Systems Corporation Corporate Board of Directors, East Hawaii Region of the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation, and United Public Workers, AFSCME, Local 646, AFL-CIO testified in support of this measure.

 

     As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Health that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 1117, S.D. 2, and recommends that it pass Second Reading and be referred to the Committee on Finance.

 

 

Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Health,

 

 

 

 

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DELLA AU BELATTI, Chair