STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1212
RE: H.B. No. 1037
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirty-Second State Legislature
Regular Session of 2023
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred H.B. No. 1037, H.D. 2, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO STATEWIDE INTEROPERABLE PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to update the statutes regarding the Statewide Interoperable Communications Executive Committee to reflect the transfer of the Office of Homeland Security from the Department of Defense to the Department of Law Enforcement on January 1, 2024.
Your Committee received testimony in support of this measure from the Department of Law Enforcement, Department of Defense, and Office of Homeland Security. Your Committee received testimony in opposition to this measure from one individual.
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. 1037, H.D. 2, and recommends that it pass Third Reading.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,
KYLE T. YAMASHITA, Chair