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Economic Development and Technology Committee, Hawaii State Senate

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The Committee on Economic Development and Technology is a standing committee of the Hawaii State Senate. It was reorganized into the Economic Development, Government Operations and Housing Committee and the Technology and the Arts Committee for the 2013-2014 session. It returned for the 2015 session.


The purview of this committee includes those programs relating to economic development, including but not limited to authorities and corporations administratively attached to the Department of

Business, Economic Development and Tourism not specifically identified herein; other emerging industries development; financial and technical assistance to business; urban renewal; community development; housing development; film and digital media production; astronomy, biochemistry, biomedicine, biotechnology, and other scientific research and development activities; and recreation, including commercial ocean recreation activities, sports and athletics, and the Aloha Stadium; and state government operations policy, including government efficiency; procurement, and state facilities not specifically identified herein.[1][2]

Committee members

2015 legislative session

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2015 legislative session.

Economic Development and Technology Members, 2015
Democratic members (6)Republican members (1)
Glenn Wakai, ChairSamuel Slom, Vice chair
Rosalyn Baker
Suzanne Chun Oakland
Donovan Dela Cruz
Will Espero
Breene Harimoto


The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2011 legislative session.


The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2009 legislative session.

External links

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