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  Amy Asselbaye     Don Horner     Lance Mizumoto


Grant Chun, Committee Chairperson

Brian De Lima, Committee Vice Chairperson


Tuesday, June 21, 2016

10:30 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 item **new 06/21/16**

III.      Approval of Meeting Minutes of May 17, 2016

          IV.     Discussion Items

A.         Update on the Department of Education’s heat abatement program:  progress since May 17, 2016

B.         Update on the Department of Education’s Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Budget Implementation **updated 06/20/2016**

C.         Update on Department of Education’s student transportation:  end of year Contract Performance Management Program, start-up efforts for upcoming 2016-2017 School Year, and Maui and Kauai Request For Proposal process

D.         Update on the Hawaii State Public Library System’s Supplemental Budget request for 2016-2017 Fiscal Year: Conference Committee decisions

           V.     Recommendation for Action

A.         Committee Action on Friends of the Library of Hawaii Memorandum of Understanding **new 06/17/2016**

 VI.     Adjournment



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                                                                                         Grant Chun, Committee Chairperson