THE SENATE

THE THIRTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2022

 

COMMITTEE ON ENERGY, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND TOURISM

Senator Glenn Wakai, Chair

Senator Bennette E. Misalucha, Vice Chair

 

COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION

Senator Michelle N. Kidani, Chair

Senator Donna Mercado Kim, Vice Chair

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

 

DATE:

Friday, March 18, 2022

TIME:

3:00pm

PLACE:

Conference Room 229 & Videoconference

TIMESLOT:

EDU

 

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A G E N D A

 

HB 2470, HD2

      (HSCR997-22)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS.

Establishes the director of business, economic development, and tourism, or a designee of the director, as an ex-officio, voting member of the Hawaii tourism authority and the school facilities authority board.  Transfers the stadium authority from the department of accounting and general services to the department of business, economic development, and tourism.  On July 1, 2023, transfers the school facilities authority from the department of education to the department of business, economic development, and tourism.  Amends the composition of the stadium authority.  Requires that administrative expenses incurred for the stadium development special fund be deducted.  Effective 10/18/2050.  (HD2)

 

EET/EDU, WAM

 

 

 

 

Decision Making to follow, if time permits.

 

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Senator Michelle N. Kidani

Chair

 

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Senator Glenn Wakai

Chair