Dr. Solomon DK Nalua'I
August 20, 2003

CHRONOLOGY OF AKAKA BILL

1. S-2899 (12Sep2000) Hawaiian Comunity Input (Select 25).
Community Hearings and Input.
Community Survey 11:1 Favor Concept
2. S-81 (    Jan2001) Amended Draft done in Washington D.C.
No Hawaiian Community Hearing or Input.
3. H.R.617 (14Feb2001) Amended Draft done in Washington D.C.; House Version.
No Hawaiian Community Hearing or Input.
4. S-746 (6Apr2001) Amended Draft done in Washington D.C.
No Hawaiian Community Hearing or Input.
5. S-1183 (        2001) Amended Draft done in Washington D.C.
No Hawaiian Community Hearing or Input.
6. S-3341 (    Feb2003) Amended Draft done in Washington D.C.
No Hawaiian Community Hearing or Input.
7. S-3342 (    Jun2003) Amended Draft done in Washington D.C.
Senate Comittee on Indian Affairs,
Chair: Senator Daniel Inouye
Closed Hearing; By Invitation Only.
Testimony Limited to only 3 Speakers from Hawaii;
Governor Lingle, Chair DHHL, Chair OHA.
Any Opposition NOT ALLOWED in the Hearing.
May 2003 Amendment changed the definition of Native
Hawaiian and changed qualifications for the Roll
S-3442 currently in U.S. Congress for consideration.

Shows the Timeline for the Akaka Bill and who was allowed input into the formation of the Bill. [Note: No one representing the Hawaiian interests were allowed. OHA and Hawaiian Homes are both agencies of, as former Pres. Cleveland termed it, the civilian arm of the occupying force]