Hawaii's Public Access Room (PAR)
Wrapping things up!
Thu, 26 Apr 2018 20:00:13 +0000
Today is the last day for conference committees to find agreement on any bill that did not have a Finance (FIN) or Ways and Means (WAM) referral. The deadline for negotiations to wrap up is 6:00 p.m. (Bills with money … Continue reading
Conference Time!
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 00:26:08 +0000
We’re getting ready to move into conference! It’s when the legislators negotiate to determine which, if any, version of the bill will emerge. The rules have been posted. Interested in learning more? Come join us for a conference workshop on … Continue reading
Coming up Fast! Second Lateral
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:53:11 +0000
Time’s flying! Hearings abound! That’s because bills must pass into their final committees by Friday, 3/23 (Second Lateral Deadline)… If your bill’s still waiting on a hearing notice, don’t hesitate to reach out to the chair! Call or email PAR … Continue reading
Grant-in-Aid Informational Briefing
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 00:02:05 +0000
If you applied for GIA, you may want to come and deliver your 3 minute pitch! They’ve just announced that the WAM/FIN joint informational briefing on grant applications is being held in the Auditorium on Friday, 3/16, from 9a until … Continue reading
The Directories Have Arrived!
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 03:50:52 +0000
The incredibly handy, pocket-sized “2018 Hawaii Directory of Public Officials″ booklets — which includes contact information for Hawaii’s legislators — are here! The directories’ long-time publisher, the Hawaii Institute for Public Affairs (HIPA), has handed over publishing duties to a new sponsor, Pacific … Continue reading