Rep. Gene Ward Addresses HB 1924 – Council on Revenues

RELATING TO THE COUNCIL ON REVENUES.
Report Title: Council on Revenues; Interdepartmental Research Task Force; Appropriation ($)
Description: Establishes an Interdepartmental Research Task Force to assist the Council on Revenues in developing economic models for revenue forecasts for state government. Makes an appropriation to Department of Taxation to prepare tax data for use in economic model development and to the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism to assist the Council on Revenues with the development of various economic models. Effective January 20, 2050. (HB1924 HD1)

2/12/2014 H Reported from EDB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 371-14) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2/12/2014 H Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Fale, Ward voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cachola, Carroll, Mizuno, Oshiro excused (4).

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Rep. Bob McDermott Addresses HB 2276 – Early Childhood Education Program

RELATING TO EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION.
Report Title: Early Childhood Education Program
Description: Establishes the Early Childhood Education Program within the Early Learning System established by section 302L-2, Hawaii Revised Statutes.

2/12/2014 H Reported from EDN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 365-14), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
2/12/2014 H Passed Second Reading and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Fale, Fukumoto, Johanson, Ward voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Hanohano, McDermott voting no (2) and Representative(s) Cachola, Carroll, Mizuno, Oshiro excused (4).

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