SUPPORT Bills 2021

GM2 | KPAC Testimony (pdf)

Office of the Governor Press Releases: OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR NEWS RELEASE: Governor Ige appoints Sonja McCullen to Intermediate Court of Appeals
Description: Gov. David Ige has appointed City and County of Honolulu Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Sonja McCullen to the Intermediate Court of Appeals. If confirmed by the State Senate, McCullen will fill the vacancy left by the retirement of Associate Judge Derrick H.M. Chan last October.

SCR 206 / SR 171 | KPAC Testimony (pdf)

Measure Title: REQUESTING THE william s. richardson school of law TO ESTABLISH the burial sites working group to examine the burial sites program under the department of land and natural resources’ state historic preservation division.
Description: WHEREAS, the Hawaii State Constitution recognizes the value
of conserving and developing the historic and cultural property
within the State;

SB321 | KPAC Testimony (pdf)

Measure Title: RELATING TO INCREASING THE PAYMENT AMOUNT FOR THE OFFICE OF
HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS’ PRO RATA SHARE OF THE PUBLIC LAND TRUST
Report Title:  Office of Hawaiian Affairs; Public Land Trust; Public Land Trust Revenues Negotiating Committee
Description: Requires agencies that collect receipts for any disposition of the public land trust shall each fiscal quarter transfer to the Office of Hawaiian Affairs twenty per cent of each receipt from the disposition. Returns to the Office of Hawaiian Affairs certain moneys previously claimed as public land trust overpayments to the office. Establishes a public land trust revenues negotiating committee exempted from part I of chapter 92, Hawaii Revised Statutes. Takes effect 5/6/2137. (SD2)

BILL034(21) | KPAC Testimony (pdf)

Measure Title: RELATING TO COMMERCIAL ACTIVITIES AT PUBLIC PARKS. Ordinance 21-34
Committee:  PARKS AND COMMUNITY SERVICES (PCS)
Description: Introduced By: HEIDI TSUNEYOSHI Commercial activities, including recreational stops by commercial tour
companies, are not allowed at any time at Kailua Beach Park and Kalama Beach
Park, except as otherwise provided in this chapter for commercial filming
activities

HR148 | KPAC Testimony (pdf)

Title: URGING THE SUPERINTENDENT OF EDUCATION TO REQUEST THE BOARD OF
EDUCATION TO CHANGE THE NAME OF PRESIDENT WILLIAM MCKINLEY
HIGH SCHOOL BACK TO THE SCHOOL’S PREVIOUS NAME OF HONOLULU
HIGH SCHOOL AND TO REMOVE THE STATUE OF PRESIDENT MCKINLEY
FROM THE SCHOOL PREMISES.
Description: WHEREAS, what is currently named President William McKinley
2 High School was previously named Honolulu High School, which was
3 established in the Hawaiian Kingdom in 1865 and is one of the
4 oldest secondary schools in the Hawaiian islands; and

SCR78 | KPAC Testimony (pdf)

Title: REQUESTING THE AUDITOR TO CONDUCT AN AUDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF
LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES’ STATE HISTORIC PRESERVATION
DIVISION
Description: WHEREAS, the Department of Land and Natural Resources’
State Historic Preservation Division serves to protect and
preserve historic properties significant to Hawaii’s history
through several program areas; and