STAND. COM. REP. NO.  798

 

Honolulu, Hawaii

                , 2021

 

RE:   H.B. No. 357

      H.D. 1

 

 

 

 

Honorable Scott K. Saiki

Speaker, House of Representatives

Thirty-First State Legislature

Regular Session of 2021

State of Hawaii

 

Sir:

 

     Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred H.B. No. 357, H.D. 1, entitled:

 

"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS,"

 

begs leave to report as follows:

 

     The purpose of this measure is to establish a two-year statute of limitations for all actions for inverse condemnation against the State, including a claim brought under article I, section 20 of the Hawaii State Constitution.

 

     Your Committee received testimony in support of this measure from the Department of the Attorney General.

 

     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. 357, H.D. 1, and recommends that it pass Third Reading.

 

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

 

 

 

 

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SYLVIA LUKE, Chair