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SB 1011, SD 1, HD 1, Relating to Collective Bargaining.

The House Committee on Judiciary Tuesday, March 24, 2015 2:00 p.m. SB 1011, SD 1, HD 1, Relating to Collective Bargaining. Dear Chairperson Rhoads and Committee Members: The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly (UHPA) has long advocated for changes in the Hawaii bargaining statute that would allow EUTF contributions to be subject to impasse procedures […]

HB 1356, Relating to Unfunded Liabilities.

The Senate Committee on Judiciary and Labor Tuesday, March 24, 2015 9:25 a.m. HB 1356, Relating to Unfunded Liabilities. Dear Chairperson Keith-Agaran and Committee Members: The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly (UHPA) is opposed to the measure HB 1356. It appears to be in conflict with Act 268 which was formed to establish a fiscally […]

HB 1370, HD 1, Relating to Divorce.

The Senate Committee on Judiciary and Labor Friday, March 20, 2015 9:15 a.m. HB 1370, HD 1, Relating to Divorce. Dear Chairperson Keith-Agaran and Committee Members: The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly (UHPA) has reviewed the proposed measure. Of concern is the high cost attached to the changes necessary to the existing data/accounting of Employees’ […]

HB 553, HD 1, Relating to Collective Bargaining.

The Senate Committee on Higher Education and the Arts The Senate Committee on Judiciary and Labor Tuesday, March 17, 2015 2:00 p.m. HB 553, HD 1, Relating to Collective Bargaining. Dear Chairpersons Taniguchi and Keith-Agaran and Committee Members: The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly (UHPA) urges the committee to support passage of this proposed measure […]

SB 1011, SD 1, Relating to Collective Bargaining.

The House Committee on Labor & Public Employment Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:00 a.m. SB 1011, SD 1, Relating to Collective Bargaining. Dear Chairperson Nakashima and Committee Members: The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly (UHPA) strongly supports allowing impasse procedures found within H.R.S. Chapter 89 to be used in resolving disputes over EUTF contributions. The […]

SB 638, SD 1, Relating to Collective Bargaining.

The House Committee on Labor & Public Employment Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:00 a.m. SB 638, SD 1, Relating to Collective Bargaining. Dear Chairperson Nakashima and Committee Members: The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly (UHPA) urges the committee to support passage of a proposed measure to allow graduate assistants the right to collective bargaining. These […]

SB 1011, SD1, Relating to Collective Bargaining.

The Senate Committee on Ways and Means Thursday, March 5, 2015 1:30 p.m. SB 1011, SD1, Relating to Collective Bargaining. Dear Chairperson Tokuda and Committee Members: UHPA strongly supports allowing impasse procedures found within H.R.S. Chapter 89 to be used in resolving disputes over EUTF contributions. The failure to allow impasse procedures to resolve these […]

HB 1509, HD2, Relating to Energy.

House Committee on Finance Friday, February 27, 2015 11:00 a.m. HB 1509, HD2, Relating to Energy. Dear Chairperson Luke and Committee Members: The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly enthusiastically supports passage of this bill as a creative way to address energy needs of the University of Hawaii and the renovation of its deteriorating buildings and […]

HB 553, HD 1, Relating to Collective Bargaining.

The House Committee on Finance Thursday, February 26, 2015 3:00 p.m. HB 553, HD 1, Relating to Collective Bargaining. Dear Chairperson Luke and Committee Members: The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly urges the committee to support passage of this proposed measure by amendments to the Hawaii Revised Statues Chapter 90 that will advance the interests […]