Use the Interim to Prepare for Session
From LRB, 10/14/2021
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PAR Workshops: Our Wednesday Evening Series
The Public Access Room (PAR) is offering a series of online workshops on Wednesday evenings in preparation for the upcoming session. Workshops are an hour or less. Let us know which workshops you’re interested in and we’ll send you the Zoom meeting particulars. Email email@example.com or call 808/587-0478.
“Your Voice”: Wednesday, October 27, 5:00 p.m. Overview of the legislature and how to add your voice to the process
“The Bill to Law Process”: Wednesday, November 3, 5:00 p.m. Walk through the legislative process with an imaginary bill
“Using the Legislature Website’s Interactive Features”: Wednesday, November 10, 5:00 p.m. Testifying, tracking, signing up for hearing notices, and searching for bills
“Communicating with Legislators”: Wednesday, November 17, 5:00 p.m. Tips on advocacy and communicating with lawmakers
Employment Opportunities at the Capitol
Are you or someone you know up for a really interesting experience? Soon the Hawaii State Senate and House of Representatives will begin recruiting help for next year’s Regular Session. Session positions are temporary, full-time positions beginning in December or January and lasting until the end of session (late April/early May). A variety of positions will be available in lawmakers’ and legislative support offices. You can find more information on these opportunities by visiting the employment pages for:
By the way, PAR will be seeking session help too! Working with us is a great opportunity to learn more about the lawmaking process and public participation. To submit your resume, or for more information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.