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:

Thursday, March 19, 2015

TIME:

9:30 am

PLACE:

Conference Room 016

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

HB 496, HD1

      (HSCR741)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT.

Establishes a partial wage replacement for leave trust fund funded by employee wage withholdings.  Uses the trust fund to provide partial wage replacement for four weeks of family leave.  Appropriates moneys to administer the trust fund.  (HB496 HD1)

 

JDL, WAM

HB 1268, HD2

      (HSCR841)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO WORKERS' COMPENSATION.

Requires injured public employees who are eligible to take part in an employer's return to work program do so as a prerequisite to receiving vocational rehabilitation through workers' compensation coverage.  (HB1268 HD2)

 

JDL, WAM

HB 1185, HD1

      (HSCR807)

      Status & Testimony

PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE VII, SECTION 13, OF THE HAWAII CONSTITUTION, TO AMEND THE TIMING OF MATURATION FOR GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS.

Proposes to amend the State Constitution by requiring the first principal installment of general obligation bonds and reimbursable general obligation bonds to mature not later than one year from the date of issuance.  (HB1185 HD1)

 

JDL, WAM

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW, IF TIME PERMITS.

 

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Senator Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran

Chair