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Brian De Lima     Lance Mizumoto     Bruce Voss

Kenneth Uemura, Committee Chairperson

Nolan Kawano, Committee Vice Chairperson


Thursday, January 18, 2018

11:30 a.m.

Queen Liliuokalani Building

1390 Miller Street, Room 404

Honolulu, Hawaii  96813



I.             Call to Order

II.            *Public testimony on Finance and Infrastructure Committee ("Committee") agenda items **new material 01/17/2018**

III.          Approval of Meeting Minutes of November 21, 2018

IV.          Discussion Items

A. Update on the Department of Education's supplemental budget request for Fiscal Year 2018-2019:  Executive Branch decisions

B. Presentation on the Department of Education's briefing of the Hawaii State Legislature's House Committees (Finance and Education) and Senate Committees (Ways and Means, Education) on the Department's supplemental budget **revised material 01/17/2018**

C. Presentation on the Department of Education's briefing of the Hawaii State Legislature's Senate Committees on Ways and Means, Education, and Government Operations on the procurement of school bus contracts 

D. Update on status of implementation of school impact fee districts:  fee analysis for Kalihi to Ala Moana Impact Fee District **new material 01/16/2018**

E. Update on status of implementation of Act 155 (Hawaii Revised Statutes Section 302A-1151.1, Pilot program for lease of public school land): possible sites **new material 01/16/2018**

V.           Recommendation for Action

A. Committee Action on Board of Education Policy 301-2 Creating Communities of Learners **new material 01/16/2018**

VI.          Adjournment


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                                                                                    Kenneth Uemura, Committee Chairperson