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Events centered around the 1999 Hawaii state Legislature.
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Monday, March 29, 1999

A calendar of tomorrow's hearings -- to be held at the state Capitol, 415 S. Beretania St., unless noted. Hearings marked with an asterisk (*) will air live on Oceanic 53 and TCI Cable 53:


Health, Consumer Protectionand Commerce, and Education
Room 329
Resolutions to evaluate health risks to children from civil defense sirens, and to prevent the federal government from claiming shares of the state tobacco settlement. Decision-making to follow, 8:30 a.m.

Judiciary and Hawaiian Affairs
Room 325
Bills allowing private schools to acquire criminal histories of employees working with children, enhancing criminal penalties for hate crimes, and allowing involuntary medication of psychiatric patients at Hawaii State Hospital. Decision-making to follow, 2 p.m., Room 325. Decision-making on bill on guardianship proceedings, 2:15 p.m.

Room 325
Resolutions requesting support for the Hawaiian Super Prix, and studying the cost of greeting airport visitors with leis. Decision-making to follow, 9 a.m.

Water and Land Use*
Room 312
Resolutions on land use issues, including effects on native Hawaiian culture, and banning improper use of historic sites. Decision-making to follow, 9 a.m.



Commerce and Consumer Protection,and Health and Human Services
Room 016
Resolutions to study the regulation of health professions and the use of genetic information for insurance coverage purposes. Decision-making to follow, 9 a.m.

Judiciary, and Educationand Technology
Room 229
Resolutions to study commercial use of personal information, public access to government deliberations and potential legislation on computer crimes. Decision-making to follow, 9 a.m.

Labor and Environment
Room 225
Governor's nominations for various state positions. Decision-making to follow, 1 p.m.

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