Testimony Needed for Tire Dumping & Ocean Clean Up Bills

Tire Dumping Bill to be Heard 3/15

On Thursday, March 15, at 9 AM, the House Committee on Energy & Enviromental Protection (EEP) will be hearing SB 3006 SD2 at the state Capitol. Representative Denny Coffman is the Committee Chair.  The bill sets up a task force to come up with solutions to the illegal tire dumping epidemic.

Testimony should be emailed to: EEPtestimony@capitol.hawaii.gov

Here is a link to the hearing notice:

http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2012/hearingnotices/HEARING_EEP_03-15-12_.HTM

Ocean Clean-Up Bill to be Heard on 3/16

SB 2906 allows jet skis to be used for ocean clean ups.  It has been scheduled for public hearing this coming Fri, Mar 16, at 9 AM, by the House Committee on Water, Land and Ocean resources.  Its Chair is Rep. Jerry Chang.

Testimony should be emailed to: WLOtestimony@capitol.hawaii.gov

Here is a link to the hearing notice:

http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2012/hearingnotices/HEARING_WLO_03-16-12_.HTM

If you have any questions, contact my aide, Wally Inglis, at 586-7793.
Aloha,

Sen. Maile Shimabukuro

Dist. 21, Wai’anae Coast/Kalaeloa