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  Brian De Lima     Lance Mizumoto     Bruce Voss


Grant Chun, Committee Chairperson

Kenneth Uemura, Committee Vice Chairperson



Tuesday, July 19, 2016

2:30 p.m.

Aiea High School

98-1276 Ulune Street, Library

Aiea, Hawaii  96701



I.        Call to Order

II.       *Public testimony on Finance and Infrastructure Committee (“Committee”) agenda items

III.      Approval of Meeting Minutes of June 21, 2016

         IV.      Discussion Items

A.    Update on the Department of Education’s heat abatement program:  progress since June 21, 2016  **new 07/14/2016**

B.    Update on Department of Education’s sustainable/energy efficiency master plan, “Ka Hei”  **new 07/14/2016**

C.    Update on the Department of Education’s “Jacob’s study” (a facility inventory, assessment, and capacity study)  **new 07/14/2016**

         V.      Recommendation for Action

A.    Committee Action on restrictions by the Executive Branch on the Department of Education’s 2016-2017 Fiscal Year budget appropriation

VI.     Adjournment


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                                                                                    Grant Chun, Committee Chairperson