MEDIA ADVISORY: June 12 bill signing ceremonies

Posted on Jun 12, 2015 in Latest News, Newsroom, Press Releases

What:  Bill signing ceremonies for the following:

HB 1140 on cesspools: Provides temporary income tax credit for the cost of upgrading or converting a qualified cesspool to a septic system or an aerobic treatment unit system or connecting to a sewer system.

SB 284 on Turtle Bay: Assures nearly 664 acres of undeveloped shoreline lands owned by Turtle Bay Resort on the North Shore will be preserved as open space for the public’s enjoyment.

Who:  Governor David Ige, key legislators and community supporters

When:  Friday, June 12, 2015

HB 1140 on cesspools – 9:30 a.m.

SB 284 on Turtle Bay – 10:00 a.m.

Where: Governor’s Ceremonial Room, Executive Chambers, 5th Floor

Hawai‘i State Capitol

We plan to live stream the event through the governor’s website (



Media Contacts:

Jodi Leong

Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary

Office: 808-586-0043

Mobile: 808-798-3929


Cindy McMillan

Communications Director

Office: 808-586-0012

Mobile: 808-265-7974