Bill Text: HI SB1157 | 2019 | Regular Session | Introduced


Bill Title: Relating To Economic Development.

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-01-28 - Referred to EET, WAM. [SB1157 Detail]

Download: Hawaii-2019-SB1157-Introduced.html

THE SENATE

S.B. NO.

1157

THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE, 2019

 

STATE OF HAWAII

 

 

 

 

 

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

 

relating to economic development.

 

 

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII:

 


     SECTION 1.  (a)  The department of business, economic development, and tourism shall conduct a study on potential areas for economic development, other than tourism, for the county of Hawaii.  In conducting the study, the department of business, economic development, and tourism shall research potential means of expanding the manufacturing industry in the county of Hawaii.

     (b)  The department of business, economic development, and tourism shall submit a report of its findings and recommendations, including any proposed legislation, to the legislature no later than twenty days prior to the convening of the regular session of 2020.

     SECTION 2.  There is appropriated out of the general revenues of the State of Hawaii the sum of $           or so much thereof as may be necessary for fiscal year 2019-2020 for the department of business, economic development, and tourism to conduct a study on potential areas of economic development, other than tourism, for the county of Hawaii.

     The sum appropriated shall be expended by the department of business, economic development, and tourism for the purposes of this Act.

     SECTION 3.  This Act shall take effect on July 1, 2019.

 

INTRODUCED BY:

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Report Title:

County of Hawaii; Study; Economic Development; Appropriation

 

Description:

Requires the department of business, economic development, and tourism to conduct a study on potential areas of economic development, other than tourism, for the county of Hawaii and requires the department to research potential means to expand the manufacturing industry in the county of Hawaii.  Appropriates funds to conduct the study.

 

 

 

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