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Margaret Cox     Brian De Lima     Nolan Kawano         

Kili Namauʻu     Catherine Payne     Dwight Takeno

Kenneth Uemura, Committee Chairperson
Bruce Voss, Committee Vice Chairperson


Thursday, September 19, 2019

11:00 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" or "FIC") agenda items *New material                        09/19/2019*

III.       Approval of Meeting Minutes of August 15, 2019

IV.       Discussion Items

A. Update on Department of Education fiscal reports as of June 30, 2019 (Comparison to Budget, Carryover funds, School Food Service, Student Transportation, Utilities, Impact Aid receipts, School Impact Fees, Repair and Maintenance Backlog, and Capital Improvement Projects)

B. Presentation on Department of Education plans to vacate Young Street property *Revised on 9/18/2019 to include the addition of missing pages for Attachment A and to include page numbers*

V.         Recommendation for Action

A. Committee Action on new Board policy 301-10, entitled Equitable School Facilities to ensure Board of Education policies and structures enable the Department of Education to complete all facilities projects at its schools with the greatest socioeconomic and academic needs as determined by an equity priority order (FIC Strategic Priority 2) *Revised on 09/18/2019 to fix hyperlinks*

B. Committee Action on the recommendations of the Committee on Weights XI regarding the Weighted Student Formula fund allocation for the 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 School Years *Revised on 09/18/2019 to fix hyperlinks*

C. Committee Action on the Department of Education's Operating budget restriction implementation for 2019-2020 Fiscal Year 

VI.         Adjournment


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                                                                                                                         Kenneth Uemura, Committee Chairperson