Legislation

Mar 21 2013

S. J. Res. 12

STATUS:

  • March 21, 2013.--Introduced.
  • July 15, 2013.-- Reported to the Senate without amendment.  S. Rept.   No. 113-76.
  • July 15, 2013.--Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar.  [Calendar No. 133].

S.J.RES.12

To consent to certain amendments enacted by the legislature of the State of Hawaii to the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, 1920. (Introduced in Senate - IS)

SJ 12 IS

113th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. J. RES. 12

To consent to certain amendments enacted by the legislature of the State of Hawaii to the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, 1920.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
March 21, 2013

Mr. SCHATZ (for himself and Ms. HIRONO) introduced the following joint resolution; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources


JOINT RESOLUTION

To consent to certain amendments enacted by the legislature of the State of Hawaii to the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, 1920.

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. CONSENT AND APPROVAL OF AMENDMENTS.

    In accordance with section 4 of Public Law 86-3 (73 Stat. 4) (commonly known as the `Hawaii Statehood Admissions Act, 1959') and section 204 of the Hawaiian Home Lands Recovery Act (48 U.S.C. note prec. 491; Public Law 104-42), the United States amends sections 208, 209, and 215 of the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, 1920 (42 Stat. 108, chapter 42) by giving its consent to the following amendments by the State of Hawaii adopted in the manner required for State legislation:
      (1) Act 107, Section 1, of the Session Laws of Hawaii, 2000.
      (2) Act 12, Section 1, of the Session Laws of Hawaii, 2002.
        (3) Act 16, Section 1, of the Session Laws of Hawaii, 2005.