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SB 2993–a Twin of HB 1668….Auwe!

SB 2993—a Twin of HB 1668…Auwe!

Senate Bill 2993, which proposes to eliminate tenure for Bargaining Units 5 and 6, will be heard by the Senate Committees on Education, Judiciary and Labor, and Ways and Means, at 2:15 p.m. on Friday, February 3, at the State Capitol Room 225.  Please submit your testimonies against Senate Bill 2993.  To submit your testimony, go to:  Click on SB 2993 to view the proposed bill. 

Similar to House Bill 1668, your voice needs to be heard.  We urge you to inform legislators that you are not in support of their proposal.  If you wish to contact them individually, the committee members are noted below. 

Senate Committee on Education

Jill Tokuda, Chair,

Michelle Kidani, Vice Chair,

Suzanne Chun Oakland,

Clarence Nishihara,

Sam Slom,

Brian Taniguchi, 

Senate Committee on Judiciary and Labor

Clayton Hee, Chair,

Maile Shimabukuro, Vice Chair,

Mike Gabbard,

Les Ihara, Jr.,

Sam Slom, (also on Education) 

Senate Committee on Ways and Means

David Ige, Chair,

Michelle Kidani, Vice Chair, (also on Education)

Suzanne Chun Oakland, (also on Education)

Donovan Dela Cruz,

J. Kalani English,

Will Espero,

Carol Fukunaga,

Gilbert Kahele,

Donna Mercado Kim,

Ronald Kouchi,

Pohai Ryan,

Jill Tokuda, (also on Education)

Glenn Wakai,

Sam Slom, (also on Education & Judiciary and Labor)



SB 2993–a Twin of HB 1668….Auwe!