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HONOLULU (March 6, 2012) – The Hawaiʻi State Senate voted overwhelmingly today to approve a proposal to transfer an estimated $200 million worth of land in Kakaʻako Makai to the Office of Hawaiian Affairs to resolve longstanding claims for past-due revenues.
The full senate voted 24-to-1 to approve Senate Bill 2783. Senator Sam Slom had cast the lone dissenting vote on the bill, which would resolve claims for back rent for use of public land from state airports, housing and hospitals from November 7, 1978 to June 30, 2012.
The proposal would not affect any other claims against