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SB 638, Relating to Collective Bargaining.

The Senate Committee on Ways and Means Wednesday, February 25, 2015 9:00 a.m. SB 638, Relating to Collective Bargaining. Dear Chairperson Tokuda 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 […]

GM 536, Submitting for consideration and confirmation as the Deputy Director of the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations, Gubernatorial Nominee, LEONARD HOSHIJO, for a term to expire 12-3-2018.

The Senate Committee on Judiciary and Labor Thursday, February 19, 2015 9:00 a.m. GM 536, Submitting for consideration and confirmation as the Deputy Director of the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations, Gubernatorial Nominee, LEONARD HOSHIJO, for a term to expire 12-3-2018. Dear Chairman Keith-Agaran and Committee Members: The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly supports […]

HB 684, Relating to Employment.

House Committee on Labor & Public Employment Friday, February 13, 2015 9:30 a.m. HB 684, Relating to Employment. Dear Chairman Nakashima and Committee Members: The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly opposes this proposed measure. The consequences of implementation will diminish currently held rights to seek redress for victims of workplace harassment whether it is based […]

HB 602, Relating to Unfunded Liabilities.

House Committee on Labor & Public Employment Friday, February 13, 2015 9:30 a.m. HB 602, Relating to Unfunded Liabilities. Dear Chairman Nakashima and Committee Members: The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly opposes this measure. It is unnecessary and undermines activities already implemented by the Employee Retirement System to address unfunded liabilities. UHPA encourage the Committee […]

HB 553, HD 1, Relating to Collective Bargaining.

The House Committee on Higher Education Thursday, February 12, 2015 2:03 p.m. HB 553, HD 1, Relating to Collective Bargaining. Dear Chairman Choy 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 […]

HB 1511, Relating to the Employees’ Retirement System.

House Committee on Energy & Environmental Protection Tuesday, February 10, 2015 8:30 a.m. HB 1511, Relating to the Employees’ Retirement System. Dear Chairman Lee and Committee Members: The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly opposes proposed measure HB 1511. The measure which seeks divestiture of investments in fossil fuel companies does not advance the interests of […]

HB 1509, HD1 (Proposed), Relating to Energy.

House Committee on Energy & Environmental Protection Tuesday, February 10, 2015 8:30 a.m. HB 1509, HD1 (Proposed), Relating to Energy. Dear Chairman Lee 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 […]

HB 1048, Relating to Elections.

House Committee on Labor & Public Employment Tuesday, February 10, 2015 9:00 a.m. HB 1048, Relating to Elections. Dear Chairman Nakashima and Committee Members: The University of Hawaii Professional Assembly supports proposed measure HB 1048. Currently the ability of public employees to seek and obtain public office is restricted by requirements that upon election to […]

SB 1240, Proposing a Constitutional Amendment to Article X, Section 6, of the Hawaii State Constitution to Modify the Appointment Process for the Board of Regents of the University of Hawaii.

Senate Committee on Higher Education and the Arts Thursday, February 5, 2015 2:00 p.m. SB 1240, Proposing a Constitutional Amendment to Article X, Section 6, of the Hawaii State Constitution to Modify the Appointment Process for the Board of Regents of the University of Hawaii. Dear Chairperson Taniguchi and Committee Members: On behalf of the […]