OPPOSE Senate Bills 2018

KPAC opposes the following Senate Bills:

S.B. 3090 | SB3090 Mauna Kea Management Authority (pdf)

Measure Title:  RELATING TO GOVERNMENT
Report Title:  Mauna Kea Management Authority; Established
Description: Establishes the Mauna Kea Management Authority. Limits the number of telescopes that may be authorized on Mauna Kea. Authorizes the renegotiation of leases, subleases, easements, permits, and licenses pertaining to Mauna Kea. Requires that revenue derived from activities on Mauna Kea be shared with the Office of Hawaiian Affairs. Excludes Mauna Kea lands from the definition of “public lands.” Provides for free access to Mauna Kea for traditional cultural purposes.