STAND. COM. REP. NO. 987
RE: H.B. No. 1296
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. 1296, H.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO EARLY INTERVENTION SERVICES,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to establish the Early Intervention Services Working Group to study and recommend ways to assist and support the State's deaf and hard of hearing children.
Your Committee received testimony in support of this measure from two individuals. Your Committee received comments on this measure from the Department of Health, Department of Human Services, and Executive Office on Early Learning.
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. 1296, H.D. 1, and recommends that it pass Third Reading.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,
KYLE T. YAMASHITA, Chair