Last 2 Bills – Please Help them Get to 3rd Reading

Please help these last 2 bills over the finish line!

ACTION ALERT2 good bills CAP has worked on all session are in FIN (their last committee) on Wednesday, April 8th. We hope that you will consider supporting both of these important justice bills. They must pass their last committees to be get to 3rd reading.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8TH  at 2pm in Room 308

 COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
Rep. Sylvia Luke, Chair
Rep. Scott Nishimoto, Vice Chair

SB 737 SD1, HD1 – PAYDAY LOANS
http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2015/bills/SB737_HD1_.pdf

CAP POSITION: SUPPORT (CAP Testimony here)

Simple Message: The US Government capped payday loans at 36% for military families. We are asking our Legislature to do the same for Hawai`i’s struggling people.

Some press on the issue:

To SUPPORT, sign in to the Legislative website (www.capitol.hawaii.gov) and then go to:
http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/submittestimony.aspx?billtype=SB&billnumber=737

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SB 1367 SD1 HD1 – PROJECT KEALAHOU
http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2015/bills/SB1367_HD1_.pdf

CAP POSITION: SUPPORT (CAP testimony here)

Simple Message: One of the few programs for girls and one that uses trauma-informed care principles. We must stop the flow of girls from the youth system to the adult system.

Project Kalahou – Navigating Pathways to Healing –http://projectkealahou.org/

To SUPPORT, sign in to the Legislative website (www.capitol.hawaii.gov) and then go to:
http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/submittestimony.aspx?billtype=SB&billnumber=1367

Your Voice Matters!

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