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Hawaii House and Senate Release Committee Assignments for 2023
By News Release @ 4:06 PM :: 2694 Views :: Hawaii State Government

Maui Now Dec 6, 2022: House Speaker Scott K. Saiki announced the Chairs and Vice Chairs for House committees in the 2023 Legislature.

Committee Chair Vice-Chair
Agriculture & Food Systems Cedric Asuega Gates Kirstin Kahaloa
Consumer Protection & Commerce Mark M. Nakashima Jackson D. Sayama
Corrections, Military & Veterans Mark J. Hashem Cory M. Chun
Culture, Arts & International Affairs Adrian K. Tam Rose Martinez
Economic Development Daniel Holt Rachele F. Lamosao
Education Justin H. Woodson Lisa Marten
Energy & Environmental Protection Nicole E. Lowen Elle Cochran
Finance Kyle T. Yamashita Lisa Kitagawa
Health & Homelessness Della Au Belatti Jenna Takenouchi
Higher Education & Technology Amy A. Perruso Jeanne Kapela
Housing Troy N. Hashimoto Micah P.K. Aiu
Human Services John M. Mizuno Terez Amato
Judiciary & Hawaiian Affairs David A. Tarnas Gregg Takayama
Labor & Government Operations Scot Z. Matayoshi Andrew Takuya Garrett
Legislative Management Nadine K. Nakamura Dee Morikawa
Tourism Sean Quinlan Natalia Hussey-Burdick
Transportation Chris Todd Darius K. Kila
Water & Land Linda Ichiyama Mahina Poepoe

 

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Hawaiʻi Senate Democrats

News Release via Twitter, Dec 5, 2022

The Senate just announced our finalized committee assignments ahead of the 32nd Legislature! See below for the full lineup

Agriculture and Environment (AEN):

Gabbard, Mike (Chair) Richards, III, Herbert M. "Tim" (Vice Chair) DeCoite, Lynn Rhoads, Karl Awa, Brenton

Commerce, Consumer Protection (CPN):

Keohokalole, Jarrett (Chair) Fukunaga, Carol (Vice Chair) McKelvey, Angus L.K. Richards, III, Herbert M. "Tim" Awa, Brenton

Education (EDU):

Kidani, Michelle N. (Chair) Kim, Donna Mercado (Vice Chair) Kanuha, Dru Mamo Richards, III, Herbert M. "Tim" Fevella, Kurt

Energy, Economic Development and Tourism (EET):

DeCoite, Lynn (Chair) Wakai, Glenn (Vice Chair) Fukunaga, Carol Kim, Donna Mercado Fevella, Kurt

Government Operations (GVO):

McKelvey, Angus L.K. (Chair) Gabbard, Mike (Vice Chair) San Buenaventura, Joy A. Wakai, Glenn Awa, Brenton

Hawaiian Affairs (HWN):

Shimabukuro, Maile S.L. (Chair) Fevella, Kurt (Vice Chair) Ihara, Jr., Les Keohokalole, Jarrett Richards, III, Herbert M. "Tim"

Health and Human Services (HHS):

San Buenaventura, Joy A. (Chair) Aquino, Henry J.C. (Vice Chair) Moriwaki, Sharon Y. Shimabukuro, Maile S.L. Awa, Brenton

Higher Education (HRE):

Kim, Donna Mercado (Chair) Kidani, Michelle N. (Vice Chair) Fukunaga, Carol Keith-Agaran, Gilbert S.C. Fevella, Kurt

Housing (HOU):

Chang, Stanley (Chair) Kanuha, Dru Mamo (Vice Chair) Aquino, Henry J.C. Rhoads, Karl Awa, Brenton

Judiciary (JDC):

Rhoads, Karl (Chair) Gabbard, Mike (Vice Chair) Elefante, Brandon J.C. San Buenaventura, Joy A. Awa, Brenton

Labor and Technology (LBT):

Moriwaki, Sharon Y. (Chair) Lee, Chris (Vice Chair) Ihara, Jr., Les Keith-Agaran, Gilbert S.C. Fevella, Kurt

Public Safety, Intergovernmental, and Military Affairs (PSM):

Wakai, Glenn (Chair) Elefante, Brandon J.C. (Vice Chair) Fukunaga, Carol McKelvey, Angus L.K. Awa, Brenton

Transportation and Culture & Arts (TCA):

Lee, Chris (Chair) Inouye, Lorraine R. (Vice Chair) Elefante, Brandon J.C. Keohokalole, Jarrett Awa, Brenton

Water and Land (WTL):

Inouye, Lorraine R. (Chair) Elefante, Brandon J.C. (Vice Chair) Chang, Stanley McKelvey, Angus L.K. Fevella, Kurt

Ways and Means (WAM):

Dela Cruz, Donovan M. (Chair) Keith-Agaran, Gilbert S.C. (Vice Chair) Aquino, Henry DeCoite, Lynn Inouye, Lorraine R. Kanuha, Dru Mamo Kidani, Michelle N. Kim, Donna Mercado Lee, Chris Moriwaki, Sharon Y. Shimabukuro, Maile S.L. Wakai, Glenn Fevella, Kurt

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