THE SENATE

THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2015

 

COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY AND LABOR

Senator Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran, Chair

Senator Maile S.L. Shimabukuro, Vice Chair

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

 

DATE:

Friday, February 13, 2015

TIME:

9:00 am

PLACE:

Conference Room 016

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 465

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO GOVERNMENT RECORDS.

Amends the Sunshine Law to expressly allow certain government records to be shared among public board members where no commitment relating to a vote on the matter is made or sought.

 

JDL

SB 652

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO PUBLIC AGENCY MEETINGS.

Requires a public agency board to report any final action taken during an executive meeting; provided that such disclosure is not inconsistent with the purpose of convening the executive meeting and confidentiality is maintained.

 

JDL

SB 509

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS.

Requires the attorney general to prepare a statement for each proposed constitutional amendment in plain English that indicates the purpose, limitations, and effects of the proposed amendment.  Requires the attorney general to distribute each statement to the state office of elections and all county clerks for further distribution.  Requires the office of elections and county clerks to make each statement available to the public in all physical or online sites where they make proposed constitutional amendment questions available to the public.

 

JDL

SB 202

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO CAMPAIGN SPENDING.

Amends the reporting requirements of noncandidate committees to include identification of a ballot issue being advocated for or against.

 

JDL

GM 513

      Status & Testimony

Submitting for consideration and confirmation to the Attorney General of the Department of the Attorney General, Gubernatorial Nominee, DOUGLAS CHIN, for a term to expire 12-3-2018.

 

JDL

 

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW, IF TIME PERMITS.

 

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FOR AMENDED NOTICES:  Measures that have been deleted are stricken through and measures that have been added are underscored.  If a measure is both underscored and stricken through, that measure has been deleted from the agenda.

 

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Senator Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran

Chair