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Crown Lands Settlement Signed into Law
Crown Lands Settlement Signed into Law
April 11th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Maui News
 

The settlement represents nearly three decades of work towards an agreement. It conveys contiguous and adjacent parcels in Kaka’ako Makai valued at $200 million to OHA to help in resolving the dispute over past due revenues. The parcels include Fisherman’s Wharf.


Maui Senator Lauds $200 Million OHA Settlement Land Deal
Maui Senator Lauds $200 Million OHA Settlement Land Deal
April 11th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

One the eve of the bill signing, Senator J. Kalani English of Maui said he was looking forward to the ceremony. He said although it “symbolizes a small amount of justice for the Hawaiian community, it is still a monumental day to be celebrated.”


Ceded Lands Settlement Proposal Clears Senate
Ceded Lands Settlement Proposal Clears Senate
March 6th, 2012 · Comments Off on Ceded Lands Settlement Proposal Clears Senate · Maui News
 

The Hawaii State Senate cast a 24 to 1 vote in favor of advancing a $200 million ceded lands settlement proposal. The bill now advances to the state House for further review.


Settlement on Ceded Lands Poised for Full Senate Vote
Settlement on Ceded Lands Poised for Full Senate Vote
March 6th, 2012 · Comments Off on Settlement on Ceded Lands Poised for Full Senate Vote · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

The $200 million settlement involves the proposed conveyance of land at Kaka’ako Makai to the Office of Hawaiian Affairs.


Kaka'ako Land Deal with OHA Backed by Senate Panels
Kaka’ako Land Deal with OHA Backed by Senate Panels
February 17th, 2012 · Comments Off on Kaka’ako Land Deal with OHA Backed by Senate Panels · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

SB 2783 was introduced by Senate President Shan Tsutsui of Maui. It seeks to resolve all disputes and controversies relating to OHA’s portion of income and proceeds from the public trust lands for the period from November 7, 1978 through June 30, 2012. The item now goes to the Senate Judiciary committee for further consideration.


Governor Testifies in Support of Ceded Land Settlement
Governor Testifies in Support of Ceded Land Settlement
February 7th, 2012 · Comments Off on Governor Testifies in Support of Ceded Land Settlement · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

Governor Neil Abercrombie met with lawmakers yesterday to urge the passage of a $200 million settlement proposal with the Office of Hawaiian Affairs to resolve a large portion of ceded land claims.