HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2015

 

COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION

Rep. Roy M. Takumi, Chair

Rep. Takashi Ohno, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Henry J.C. Aquino

Rep. Matthew S. LoPresti

Rep. Isaac W. Choy

Rep. Calvin K.Y. Say

Rep. Linda Ichiyama

Rep. Clift Tsuji

Rep. Kaniela Ing

Rep. Lauren Kealohilani Matsumoto

Rep. Ken Ito

Rep. Andria P.L.  Tupola

Rep. Sam Satoru Kong

 

 

NOTICE OF DECISION MAKING

 

DATE:

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

TIME:

2:10pm

PLACE:

Conference Room 309

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

The following measure(s) were previously heard on Monday, February 9, 2015 and is for DECISION MAKING ONLY. No public testimony will be accepted. 

 

HB 1251

Status

RELATING TO PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS.

Requires state departments, upon the closure of facilities, to consider the facility's suitability for use by public charter schools or early learning pre-plus programs, and to notify the state public charter schools commission or executive office on early learning of the availability and suitability of the facility.  Requires more detailed annual reporting by the state public charter school commission.  Establishes a charter school facilities funding working group.  Appropriates funds for public charter schools.  Authorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds and appropriates funds for public charter school facilities design, planning, construction, repair and maintenance.

 

EDN, FIN

HB 1230

Status

RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.

Establishes an interagency working group consisting of the senate education committee chairperson, house of representatives education committee chairperson, superintendent of education, and comptroller, or their designees, and any other persons the superintendent of education or comptroller deem necessary.  Tasks the interagency working group with discussing various issues relating to Act 51, Session Laws of Hawaii 2004.

 

EDN, FIN

 

As this is a decision making meeting only, no public testimony will be accepted.

 

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Rep. Roy M. Takumi

Chair