STAND. COM. REP. NO. 962
RE: H.B. No. 162
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2019
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred H.B. No. 162, H.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO VIOLATIONS OF CAMPAIGN FINANCE LAW,"
begs leave to report as follows:
(1) Prohibit the establishment of noncandidate committees that make only independent expenditures within fourteen days of any election; and
(2) Amend the conditions for imposing administrative fines and their amounts for violations of the State's campaign finance laws.
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. 162, 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