Updated: Oct 16, 2019
Measure Title: RELATING TO THE CREATIVE MEDIA INDUSTRY. Report Title: Hawaii Tourism Authority; Transfer of Authority; Film Development and Marketing; Appropriation ($) Description: Assigns to the Hawaii Tourism Authority the responsibilities for film development and marketing. Transfers the Film Industry Branch within the Creative Industries Division of the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism to the Hawaii Tourism Authority and makes conforming amendments. Appropriates funds from the Film Development and Marketing Special Fund to the Hawaii Tourism Authority for implementation of the film development and marketing activities. (SB1155 HD1) 3/20/2015 H Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on EDB with Representative(s) San Buenaventura, Thielen, Ward voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) McKelvey voting no (1) and Representative(s) Kawakami, LoPresti, Luke, Saiki excused (4).