HI Senate committees plan confirmation hearings
HONOLULU (AP) — Two state Senate committees plan to hold confirmation hearings next week to consider candidates for various Hawaii agencies nominated by Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie.
The Committee on Tourism and Hawaiian Affairs plans to consider three nominees Monday for the Island Burial Council and a nominee to the board of the Hawaii Tourism Authority.
The Committee on Agriculture is considering four nominees for the Advisory Committee on Pesticides. It is also considering a nominee for the Board of Agriculture.