Rep. Gene Ward Address HB 837 – Ivory; Rhinoceros Horn; Conservation

Measure Title: RELATING TO THE CONSERVATION OF ANIMALS.
Report Title:  Ivory; Rhinoceros Horn; Conservation
Description:  Prohibits ivory and rhinoceros horn sales and trade within the State, to be enforced by the Department of Land and Natural Resources. Establishes penalties. (HB837 HD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral:  WAL, JUD
Introducer(s): RHOADS, AQUINO, BELATTI, BROWER, KAWAKAMI, C. LEE, LUKE, MIZUNO, SAIKI, SAY, TSUJI, Keohokalole, Kong, Matsumoto, Ohno

/17/2015 H Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on JUD with Representative(s) Ward voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Oshiro excused (1).

wardContact: repward@capitol.hawaii.gov

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Rep. Andria Tupola addresses HB 543 – relating to UH of Hawaii

Measure Title: RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII.
Report Title:  Auditor; University of Hawaii; Faculty Workload
Description:  Requires the auditor to audit the University of Hawaii’s management of faculty workload one year prior to the expiration of UHPA agreements. Requires the auditor to conduct an audit of the University of Hawaii’s management of faculty workload and report to the 2016 legislature.
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral:  HED, FIN
Introducer(s): CHOY, ICHIYAMA, SAY, LoPresti

2/17/2015 H Passed Second Reading and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Tupola voting no (1) and Representative(s) Oshiro excused (1).

Andria with OceanContact: reptupola@capitol.hawaii.gov

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