State Senate Launches Special Committee on COVID-19

Senate President Ron Kouchi announced today that he has appointed a special committee to advise the Senate on the State of Hawai‘i’s COVID-19 plans and procedures.

The Committee members are: Senator Donovan M. Dela Cruz, Senator Jarrett Keohokalole, Senator Michelle N. Kidani, Senator Donna Mercado Kim, Senator Sharon Y. Moriwaki and Senator Kurt Fevella.

Due to social distancing measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the meetings will not be open to the public to attend in person.

The initial meetings are scheduled for tomorrow, March 19, 2020,  and on Friday, March 20. Additional meetings will be announced.