THE SENATE

THE THIRTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2021

 

COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS

Senator Donovan M. Dela Cruz, Chair

Senator Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran, Vice Chair

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

 

DATE:

Monday, March 29, 2021

TIME:

9:35AM

PLACE:

Conference Room 211 & Videoconference

 

THE STATE CAPITOL IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC DURING THE ONGOING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

To comply with social distancing requirements, only written and videoconference testimony will be accepted.  If you wish to testify via videoconference you must also submit written testimony.

 

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A G E N D A

 

HB 1298, HD1

      Proposed SD1

      (HSCR843)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO STATE FUNDS.

Transfers to the general fund the excess balances of various non-general funds from various state departments and agencies. Effective 6/30/2021. (SD1 Proposed)

 

Copies of the proposed SD 1 are available from the Senate Document Center and on the Legislature's website:  www.capitol.hawaii.gov.

 

 

WAM

HB 1299, HD1

      (HSCR844)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS.

Repeals various non-general funds of the department of agriculture; department of budget and finance; department of business, economic development, and tourism; department of defense; department of education; department of health; department of human services; department of labor and industrial relations; department of land and natural resources; department of the attorney general; department of public safety; department of transportation; University of Hawaii; department of commerce and consumer affairs; department of Hawaiian home lands; judiciary; and Hawaii public housing authority.  Implements recommendations of the auditor.  Transfers most unencumbered balances to the credit of the general fund.  (HB1299 HD1)

 

WAM

 

 

 

 

Decision Making to follow, if time permits.

 

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Senator Donovan M. Dela Cruz

Chair